Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 21 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 870 858 1,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.94% 8.43% 8.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 9.21% 9.40%
Number of salaries quoted 786 765 1,053
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £93,250 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

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 10,103 9,311 11,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.24% 91.50% 91.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8,972 8,371 10,793
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £37,000 £35,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the City of London over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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
London Bridge -3 5 £58,750 +17.50%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 798 (91.72%) Agile Software Development
2 290 (33.33%) Finance
3 253 (29.08%) SQL
4 250 (28.74%) JavaScript
5 225 (25.86%) .NET
6 218 (25.06%) C#
7 215 (24.71%) TDD
8 204 (23.45%) Java
9 195 (22.41%) SQL Server
9 195 (22.41%) CSS
10 193 (22.18%) HTML
11 168 (19.31%) Kanban
12 164 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
13 156 (17.93%) Microsoft
14 145 (16.67%) AngularJS
15 141 (16.21%) DevOps
16 136 (15.63%) BDD
17 127 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
17 127 (14.60%) SDLC
18 112 (12.87%) Project Management
19 110 (12.64%) Degree
20 105 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
21 103 (11.84%) User Experience
21 103 (11.84%) Web Development
22 102 (11.72%) MVC
23 100 (11.49%) E-Commerce
23 100 (11.49%) Test Automation
24 99 (11.38%) Waterfall
25 97 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
26 93 (10.69%) JIRA

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 47 (5.40%) Confluence
2 36 (4.14%) CMS
3 23 (2.64%) OpenStack
4 16 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (1.84%) SharePoint
5 13 (1.49%) Apache
5 13 (1.49%) WebSphere
6 12 (1.38%) JBoss
7 10 (1.15%) SAS
8 9 (1.03%) Apache Pig
8 9 (1.03%) Apache Spark
8 9 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 8 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
10 7 (0.80%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.69%) nginx
12 5 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (0.57%) EPiServer
12 5 (0.57%) Hyperledger
12 5 (0.57%) MS Exchange
12 5 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 21 (2.41%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (1.84%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.11%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.11%) InVision
6 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.23%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.11%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.11%) Magento
4 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.11%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 164 (18.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 127 (14.60%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (6.09%) Google Cloud Platform
4 17 (1.95%) GitHub
4 17 (1.95%) SaaS
5 15 (1.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 15 (1.72%) IaaS
6 14 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 13 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.38%) Office 365
8 12 (1.38%) PaaS
9 10 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
9 10 (1.15%) Amazon S3
10 8 (0.92%) Serverless
11 6 (0.69%) AWS Lambda
12 5 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (0.46%) Trello
14 3 (0.34%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 3 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.76%) DNS
2 16 (1.84%) Internet
3 13 (1.49%) Firewall
4 12 (1.38%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.26%) HTTP
6 10 (1.15%) DHCP
7 6 (0.69%) SMS
8 5 (0.57%) Skype
9 4 (0.46%) BGP
9 4 (0.46%) FTP
9 4 (0.46%) SAN
9 4 (0.46%) VPN
10 3 (0.34%) AMQP
10 3 (0.34%) BIG-IP
10 3 (0.34%) HbbTV
10 3 (0.34%) SSL
10 3 (0.34%) VLAN
11 2 (0.23%) FIX Connectivity
11 2 (0.23%) Intranet
11 2 (0.23%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 69 (7.93%) Data Warehouse
3 63 (7.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (7.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (5.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 44 (5.06%) MySQL
6 43 (4.94%) NoSQL
7 36 (4.14%) MongoDB
8 34 (3.91%) Power BI
9 33 (3.79%) Big Data
10 22 (2.53%) BusinessObjects
11 20 (2.30%) Blockchain
12 19 (2.18%) Redis
13 18 (2.07%) Relational Database
14 15 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
15 14 (1.61%) Azure SQL Database
15 14 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
16 13 (1.49%) QlikView
17 12 (1.38%) DB2
17 12 (1.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 93 (10.69%) JIRA
2 88 (10.11%) Git (software)
3 75 (8.62%) Jenkins
4 52 (5.98%) Selenium
5 43 (4.94%) TeamCity
6 41 (4.71%) Jasmine
7 36 (4.14%) Cucumber
7 36 (4.14%) Subversion
8 35 (4.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 34 (3.91%) Octopus Deploy
10 32 (3.68%) Visual Studio
11 28 (3.22%) SpecFlow
12 26 (2.99%) NUnit
13 18 (2.07%) Rhino Mocks
13 18 (2.07%) WebDriver
14 17 (1.95%) Maven
15 13 (1.49%) MSBuild
16 12 (1.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 12 (1.38%) Grunt
16 12 (1.38%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 290 (33.33%) Finance
2 74 (8.51%) Banking
3 54 (6.21%) Retail
4 40 (4.60%) Games
5 34 (3.91%) Marketing
6 33 (3.79%) Law
7 30 (3.45%) Advertising
8 15 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.61%) Back Office
10 13 (1.49%) Front Office
10 13 (1.49%) Telecoms
11 12 (1.38%) Legal
12 10 (1.15%) Automotive
13 8 (0.92%) Publishing
14 7 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 7 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.34%) French Language
15 3 (0.34%) Manufacturing
16 2 (0.23%) General Ledger
16 2 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 358 (41.15%) Developer
2 108 (12.41%) Senior Developer
3 90 (10.34%) C# Developer
4 88 (10.11%) Java Developer
5 84 (9.66%) Analyst
6 78 (8.97%) .NET Developer
7 73 (8.39%) Project Manager
8 55 (6.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 52 (5.98%) Business Analyst
10 50 (5.75%) Scrum Master
11 43 (4.94%) Delivery Manager
12 38 (4.37%) Angular Developer
12 38 (4.37%) Senior Java Developer
13 36 (4.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 36 (4.14%) Lead Developer
14 33 (3.79%) Architect
14 33 (3.79%) DevOps Engineer
15 32 (3.68%) Agile Project Manager
15 32 (3.68%) Business Intelligence Developer
15 32 (3.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (25.86%) .NET
2 195 (22.41%) CSS
3 193 (22.18%) HTML
4 145 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 92 (10.57%) HTML5
6 89 (10.23%) CSS3
7 88 (10.11%) ASP.NET
8 80 (9.20%) React
9 73 (8.39%) Spring
10 66 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 66 (7.59%) jQuery
11 64 (7.36%) Web Services
12 63 (7.24%) .NET Framework
13 61 (7.01%) ASP.NET Web API
14 54 (6.21%) RESTful
14 54 (6.21%) Sass
15 48 (5.52%) Entity Framework
16 43 (4.94%) REST
17 40 (4.60%) XML
18 39 (4.48%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 103 (11.84%) User Experience
2 74 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (7.47%) Fintech
4 62 (7.13%) Computer Science
5 48 (5.52%) Mobile App
6 39 (4.48%) Greenfield Project
7 28 (3.22%) Data Centre
8 25 (2.87%) Virtual Team
9 24 (2.76%) Data Structures
10 22 (2.53%) Algorithms
11 17 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
12 16 (1.84%) Reinsurance
13 13 (1.49%) Management Information System
14 12 (1.38%) Public Cloud
15 10 (1.15%) Analytical Mindset
15 10 (1.15%) PKI
15 10 (1.15%) Replication
16 9 (1.03%) Wiki
17 8 (0.92%) Online Gambling
18 7 (0.80%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 64 (7.36%) Linux
2 47 (5.40%) Windows
3 18 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 17 (1.95%) Windows Server
5 13 (1.49%) Android
6 10 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.03%) VMS
8 8 (0.92%) Unix
9 6 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 3 (0.34%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.23%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (91.72%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (24.71%) TDD
3 168 (19.31%) Kanban
4 141 (16.21%) DevOps
5 136 (15.63%) BDD
6 127 (14.60%) SDLC
7 112 (12.87%) Project Management
8 105 (12.07%) Continuous Integration
9 103 (11.84%) Web Development
10 102 (11.72%) MVC
11 100 (11.49%) E-Commerce
11 100 (11.49%) Test Automation
12 99 (11.38%) Waterfall
13 97 (11.15%) Problem-Solving
14 91 (10.46%) Microservices
15 90 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
16 88 (10.11%) Software Engineering
17 82 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
18 78 (8.97%) User Stories
19 76 (8.74%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 253 (29.08%) SQL
2 250 (28.74%) JavaScript
3 218 (25.06%) C#
4 204 (23.45%) Java
5 87 (10.00%) Python
6 85 (9.77%) T-SQL
7 62 (7.13%) Ruby
8 54 (6.21%) PowerShell
9 50 (5.75%) Java 8
10 33 (3.79%) Groovy
10 33 (3.79%) Scala
11 28 (3.22%) PHP
11 28 (3.22%) TypeScript
12 27 (3.10%) VBA
13 20 (2.30%) Bash Shell
14 17 (1.95%) C++
15 15 (1.72%) Perl
16 14 (1.61%) C
17 11 (1.26%) Apple Swift
17 11 (1.26%) Go
Qualifications
1 110 (12.64%) Degree
2 27 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 22 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 18 (2.07%) ISTQB
5 16 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (1.84%) ISEB
6 14 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 13 (1.49%) PMP
8 10 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 10 (1.15%) SC Cleared
8 10 (1.15%) Security Cleared
9 9 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 9 (1.03%) MCITP
9 9 (1.03%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 5 (0.57%) AWS Certification
11 4 (0.46%) MCSA
11 4 (0.46%) MCSE
12 3 (0.34%) Master's Degree
13 2 (0.23%) CBAP
14 1 (0.11%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 90 (10.34%) QA
2 17 (1.95%) GCP
3 6 (0.69%) PMO
4 5 (0.57%) GDPR
4 5 (0.57%) MiFID
5 4 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.46%) FINREP
6 3 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.23%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.11%) COBIT
8 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 88 (10.11%) Docker
2 23 (2.64%) Active Directory
3 14 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.34%) iptables
7 2 (0.23%) ACF2
7 2 (0.23%) RACF
8 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.11%) vCloud
8 1 (0.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 69 (7.93%) Ansible
2 61 (7.01%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (6.21%) Kubernetes
4 45 (5.17%) Puppet
5 29 (3.33%) Salt
6 25 (2.87%) Terraform
7 12 (1.38%) SCCM
7 12 (1.38%) SCOM
8 8 (0.92%) Oozie
9 3 (0.34%) HAProxy
9 3 (0.34%) Nagios
9 3 (0.34%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
10 2 (0.23%) Grafana
10 2 (0.23%) HP ALM
10 2 (0.23%) Kibana
10 2 (0.23%) logstash
10 2 (0.23%) Mesos
10 2 (0.23%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Shiro
Vendors
1 156 (17.93%) Microsoft
2 56 (6.44%) Oracle
3 43 (4.94%) Google
4 23 (2.64%) Tableau
5 18 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (1.84%) VMware
7 11 (1.26%) Sitecore
7 11 (1.26%) TIBCO
8 10 (1.15%) Atlassian
8 10 (1.15%) MicroStrategy
9 9 (1.03%) SAP
10 8 (0.92%) Cognos
10 8 (0.92%) IBM
10 8 (0.92%) New Relic
11 7 (0.80%) Citrix
12 6 (0.69%) SaltStack
13 5 (0.57%) AppDynamics
13 5 (0.57%) hybris
14 4 (0.46%) Ariba
14 4 (0.46%) SEEBURGER