Period
to 24 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 29 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 242 769 896
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 6.71% 7.69% 8.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.18% 8.21% 8.67%
Number of salaries quoted 273 726 856
Median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £55,000 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £100,500 £91,250 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £68,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +5.84% +5.38% +8.33%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,372 9,361 10,337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.56% 93.59% 92.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2,968 8,165 9,230
Median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,500 £36,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £96,250 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the City of London.

Salary trend for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the City of London

Scrum
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the City of London region over the 6 months to 24 October 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 4 £67,500 -
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 October 2020, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 212 (87.60%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (39.67%) Finance
3 91 (37.60%) JavaScript
4 73 (30.17%) .NET
5 70 (28.93%) SQL
6 67 (27.69%) HTML
7 66 (27.27%) CSS
8 65 (26.86%) Microsoft
9 60 (24.79%) Azure
10 57 (23.55%) Java
11 55 (22.73%) Banking
11 55 (22.73%) Web Development
12 53 (21.90%) DevOps
13 50 (20.66%) Kanban
13 50 (20.66%) TDD
14 45 (18.60%) CRM
14 45 (18.60%) Microservices
15 44 (18.18%) REST
15 44 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 44 (18.18%) Degree
16 42 (17.36%) OO
17 41 (16.94%) ASP.NET
18 40 (16.53%) Dynamics CRM
19 39 (16.12%) C#
19 39 (16.12%) Power Platform
20 38 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
21 36 (14.88%) Web Services
22 35 (14.46%) XML
22 35 (14.46%) OOD
22 35 (14.46%) .NET Core

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (8.68%) Confluence
2 8 (3.31%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.48%) Apache
3 6 (2.48%) SAS
4 4 (1.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.83%) Red Hat Fuse
6 1 (0.41%) Appian
6 1 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (3.31%) Zeplin
2 6 (2.48%) Figma
3 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (1.24%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.83%) Sketch
6 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (16.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (4.55%) Siebel CRM
3 7 (2.89%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.24%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.83%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.79%) Azure
2 39 (16.12%) Power Platform
3 31 (12.81%) Dynamics 365
4 29 (11.98%) AWS
5 24 (9.92%) SaaS
6 12 (4.96%) PaaS
7 9 (3.72%) Azure Data Factory
8 7 (2.89%) Akamai
8 7 (2.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (2.89%) IaaS
8 7 (2.89%) npm
9 6 (2.48%) Google Analytics
10 4 (1.65%) GCP
10 4 (1.65%) OpenShift
11 3 (1.24%) Azure Functions
11 3 (1.24%) NuGet
11 3 (1.24%) Serverless
12 2 (0.83%) Lucidchart
12 2 (0.83%) Office 365
12 2 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.02%) HTTP
2 9 (3.72%) DNS
3 4 (1.65%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.83%) Firewall
4 2 (0.83%) Internet
5 1 (0.41%) Network Security
5 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (12.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (5.79%) Power BI
5 13 (5.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 11 (4.55%) Azure SQL Database
6 11 (4.55%) Siebel EIM
7 9 (3.72%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.31%) MongoDB
8 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.89%) Big Data
9 7 (2.89%) BusinessObjects
9 7 (2.89%) Data Lake
9 7 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.89%) Hadoop
9 7 (2.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 7 (2.89%) MySQL
10 6 (2.48%) Apache Hive
10 6 (2.48%) Impala
Development Applications
1 30 (12.40%) Git (software)
1 30 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 27 (11.16%) JIRA
3 15 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.31%) Jenkins
4 8 (3.31%) Selenium
5 7 (2.89%) TeamCity
6 5 (2.07%) Bitbucket
6 5 (2.07%) GitLab
6 5 (2.07%) JUnit
6 5 (2.07%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (1.65%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.65%) IntelliJ
7 4 (1.65%) SpecFlow
7 4 (1.65%) TestNG
7 4 (1.65%) Visual Studio Code
7 4 (1.65%) WebDriver
8 3 (1.24%) Mocha
8 3 (1.24%) NUnit
8 3 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 96 (39.67%) Finance
2 55 (22.73%) Banking
3 30 (12.40%) Private Banking
4 12 (4.96%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.31%) Games
6 7 (2.89%) Retail
7 6 (2.48%) Advertising
8 4 (1.65%) Front Office
8 4 (1.65%) Law
8 4 (1.65%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.83%) Legal
9 2 (0.83%) Marketing
9 2 (0.83%) Public Sector
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
10 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (39.67%) Developer
2 29 (11.98%) Lead Developer
3 28 (11.57%) .NET Developer
4 19 (7.85%) Analyst
4 19 (7.85%) C# Developer
5 16 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (5.79%) Business Analyst
7 13 (5.37%) Cloud Developer
8 12 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.96%) Technical Leader
9 11 (4.55%) Azure Developer
9 11 (4.55%) Consultant
9 11 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
10 10 (4.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 10 (4.13%) Java Developer
10 10 (4.13%) Scrum Master
10 10 (4.13%) Technical Manager
11 9 (3.72%) Architect
12 8 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (3.31%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (30.17%) .NET
2 67 (27.69%) HTML
3 66 (27.27%) CSS
4 44 (18.18%) REST
5 41 (16.94%) ASP.NET
6 36 (14.88%) Web Services
7 35 (14.46%) .NET Core
7 35 (14.46%) XML
8 30 (12.40%) WCF
8 30 (12.40%) XSD
9 27 (11.16%) AngularJS
10 24 (9.92%) HTML5
11 23 (9.50%) React
12 18 (7.44%) .NET Framework
13 17 (7.02%) SOAP
14 15 (6.20%) CSS3
15 13 (5.37%) Kafka
15 13 (5.37%) Spring
16 12 (4.96%) Node.js
16 12 (4.96%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.70%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (9.09%) User Experience
3 12 (4.96%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (3.72%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.89%) Cloud Native
5 7 (2.89%) FMCG
5 7 (2.89%) PMI
6 5 (2.07%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.65%) W3C
8 3 (1.24%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.24%) SWIFT
9 2 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.83%) Clustering
9 2 (0.83%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.83%) Wiki
10 1 (0.41%) Equities
10 1 (0.41%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.61%) Linux
2 8 (3.31%) Unix
2 8 (3.31%) Windows
3 4 (1.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.83%) Android
4 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (87.60%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.73%) Web Development
3 53 (21.90%) DevOps
4 50 (20.66%) Kanban
4 50 (20.66%) TDD
5 45 (18.60%) CRM
5 45 (18.60%) Microservices
6 42 (17.36%) OO
7 35 (14.46%) OOD
8 30 (12.40%) Analytics
8 30 (12.40%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (11.98%) Fintech
9 29 (11.98%) Mentoring
9 29 (11.98%) SDLC
10 28 (11.57%) Waterfall
11 26 (10.74%) Coaching
12 25 (10.33%) User Stories
13 24 (9.92%) BDD
14 21 (8.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 20 (8.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 91 (37.60%) JavaScript
2 70 (28.93%) SQL
3 57 (23.55%) Java
4 39 (16.12%) C#
5 33 (13.64%) Python
6 16 (6.61%) TypeScript
7 15 (6.20%) Go
8 12 (4.96%) Kotlin
9 10 (4.13%) ES6
10 9 (3.72%) Ruby
10 9 (3.72%) Scala
11 8 (3.31%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (2.89%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.48%) HiveQL
13 6 (2.48%) PL/SQL
14 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
15 4 (1.65%) ES7
15 4 (1.65%) VB.NET
16 3 (1.24%) Perl
17 2 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (2.89%) ISEB
2 7 (2.89%) PMI Certification
3 3 (1.24%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.83%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.83%) PMP
4 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.44%) QA
2 4 (1.65%) GDPR
3 3 (1.24%) PSD2
4 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (13.22%) Docker
2 6 (2.48%) HDFS
3 1 (0.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 12 (4.96%) Ansible
3 8 (3.31%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (3.31%) Puppet
4 7 (2.89%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.07%) Terraform
6 1 (0.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 65 (26.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.61%) Oracle
3 11 (4.55%) Siebel
4 10 (4.13%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.72%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (3.31%) SAP
7 7 (2.89%) Adobe
7 7 (2.89%) Databricks
7 7 (2.89%) Google
7 7 (2.89%) hybris
7 7 (2.89%) New Relic
8 6 (2.48%) Cloudera
8 6 (2.48%) Informatica
8 6 (2.48%) Talend
8 6 (2.48%) Twitter
9 4 (1.65%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.65%) Splunk
10 3 (1.24%) Temenos
11 2 (0.83%) Spotify
12 1 (0.41%) OutSystems