Period
to 28 February 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 28 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Central London > City of London
6 months to
28 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 28 29
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 705 785 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 7.82% 7.53% 7.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% 8.12% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 627 718 683
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +4.35%
10th Percentile £44,000 £45,000 £39,000
90th Percentile £94,250 £92,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% +4.35%

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 8,424 9,670 10,066
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.46% 92.81% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7,270 8,598 8,968
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +7.44% +0.83%
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £95,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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
London Bridge -10 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Scrum
Central London

For the 6 months to 28 February 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.

1 650 (92.20%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (35.04%) Finance
3 192 (27.23%) JavaScript
4 163 (23.12%) C#
5 155 (21.99%) .NET
6 141 (20.00%) Fintech
7 138 (19.57%) Kanban
8 137 (19.43%) Java
9 126 (17.87%) DevOps
10 117 (16.60%) Azure
11 114 (16.17%) TDD
12 111 (15.74%) Git (software)
12 111 (15.74%) SQL
13 109 (15.46%) HTML
14 108 (15.32%) SQL Server
15 106 (15.04%) AWS
16 99 (14.04%) CSS
17 95 (13.48%) Test Automation
17 95 (13.48%) Docker
17 95 (13.48%) Microservices
18 94 (13.33%) Microsoft
19 86 (12.20%) User Stories
19 86 (12.20%) SDLC
20 85 (12.06%) JIRA
21 84 (11.91%) .NET Framework
22 82 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
22 82 (11.63%) REST
23 80 (11.35%) Banking
24 79 (11.21%) Software Engineering
24 79 (11.21%) BDD

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 39 (5.53%) CMS
1 39 (5.53%) Confluence
2 37 (5.25%) EPiServer
3 24 (3.40%) Sitecore CMS
4 23 (3.26%) Umbraco
5 11 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (1.13%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.85%) WordPress
8 5 (0.71%) Drupal
9 4 (0.57%) Apache
9 4 (0.57%) JBoss
9 4 (0.57%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.43%) SAS
10 3 (0.43%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.28%) TPMS
11 2 (0.28%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (2.55%) Microsoft Project
1 18 (2.55%) MS Visio
2 17 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 16 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.56%) Sketch
5 10 (1.42%) InVision
6 5 (0.71%) Zeplin
7 3 (0.43%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.43%) Figma
7 3 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.28%) Adobe XD
8 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 117 (16.60%) Azure
2 106 (15.04%) AWS
3 51 (7.23%) GCP
4 29 (4.11%) SaaS
5 18 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
6 16 (2.27%) BrowserStack
6 16 (2.27%) Serverless
7 9 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
7 9 (1.28%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.28%) PaaS
7 9 (1.28%) Power Platform
8 8 (1.13%) AWS Fargate
8 8 (1.13%) GitHub
8 8 (1.13%) npm
9 7 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 6 (0.85%) Office 365
11 5 (0.71%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (0.71%) Google Analytics
12 4 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (0.57%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.39%) Internet
2 6 (0.85%) HTTP
3 2 (0.28%) Firewall
3 2 (0.28%) SAN
4 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 37 (5.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 35 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 26 (3.69%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.55%) PostgreSQL
6 23 (3.26%) Big Data
7 20 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 19 (2.70%) MySQL
9 17 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (1.84%) Cosmos DB
10 13 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.56%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.28%) Blockchain
12 9 (1.28%) Power BI
13 8 (1.13%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.13%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.13%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 7 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 111 (15.74%) Git (software)
2 85 (12.06%) JIRA
3 45 (6.38%) Selenium
4 44 (6.24%) Visual Studio
5 37 (5.25%) Jenkins
6 33 (4.68%) TeamCity
7 24 (3.40%) SpecFlow
8 22 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
9 21 (2.98%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (1.99%) Cucumber
10 14 (1.99%) Maven
10 14 (1.99%) WebDriver
11 13 (1.84%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.70%) Jasmine
13 11 (1.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.28%) Cypress.io
15 8 (1.13%) gulp
15 8 (1.13%) JUnit
16 7 (0.99%) Bitbucket
16 7 (0.99%) NUnit
General
1 247 (35.04%) Finance
2 80 (11.35%) Banking
3 45 (6.38%) Retail
4 32 (4.54%) Front Office
5 28 (3.97%) Marketing
6 20 (2.84%) Investment Banking
7 18 (2.55%) Advertising
8 15 (2.13%) Games
9 10 (1.42%) Housing Association
10 9 (1.28%) Legal
11 7 (0.99%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.99%) Law
11 7 (0.99%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.57%) French Language
12 4 (0.57%) Public Sector
13 3 (0.43%) Back Office
13 3 (0.43%) Billing
14 1 (0.14%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 273 (38.72%) Developer
2 68 (9.65%) Senior Developer
3 63 (8.94%) .NET Developer
4 62 (8.79%) Java Developer
5 57 (8.09%) Project Manager
6 54 (7.66%) C# Developer
7 53 (7.52%) Analyst
8 48 (6.81%) Scrum Master
9 40 (5.67%) C# .NET Developer
10 37 (5.25%) Business Analyst
11 36 (5.11%) Product Owner
12 32 (4.54%) Delivery Manager
13 28 (3.97%) Agile Project Manager
14 26 (3.69%) Software Developer
15 25 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 20 (2.84%) Junior
16 20 (2.84%) Product Manager
16 20 (2.84%) Software Engineer
17 19 (2.70%) Angular Developer
17 19 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (21.99%) .NET
2 109 (15.46%) HTML
3 99 (14.04%) CSS
4 84 (11.91%) .NET Framework
5 82 (11.63%) REST
6 77 (10.92%) Web Services
7 72 (10.21%) React
8 69 (9.79%) AngularJS
9 68 (9.65%) ASP.NET
10 53 (7.52%) JSON
11 52 (7.38%) Node.js
11 52 (7.38%) RESTful
12 50 (7.09%) Spring
13 48 (6.81%) SOAP
14 47 (6.67%) .NET Core
15 37 (5.25%) Redux
15 37 (5.25%) XML
16 36 (5.11%) HTML5
17 29 (4.11%) ASP.NET Web API
17 29 (4.11%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 78 (11.06%) User Experience
2 67 (9.50%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.82%) Mobile App
4 22 (3.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 19 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
6 18 (2.55%) Reinsurance
7 17 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
8 16 (2.27%) Fixed Income
9 15 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.56%) Data Centre
11 9 (1.28%) iPad
11 9 (1.28%) Virtual Team
12 7 (0.99%) Algorithms
13 6 (0.85%) Hedge funds
13 6 (0.85%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.71%) Cloud Native
14 5 (0.71%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.57%) Analytical Mindset
15 4 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
15 4 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (4.54%) Linux
2 19 (2.70%) Windows
3 12 (1.70%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.56%) Android
5 5 (0.71%) Unix
6 2 (0.28%) CentOS
6 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.14%) Debian
7 1 (0.14%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 650 (92.20%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (20.00%) Fintech
3 138 (19.57%) Kanban
4 126 (17.87%) DevOps
5 114 (16.17%) TDD
6 95 (13.48%) Microservices
6 95 (13.48%) Test Automation
7 86 (12.20%) SDLC
7 86 (12.20%) User Stories
8 82 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 79 (11.21%) BDD
9 79 (11.21%) Software Engineering
10 78 (11.06%) Project Management
11 76 (10.78%) MVC
12 72 (10.21%) Problem-Solving
13 67 (9.50%) E-Commerce
14 53 (7.52%) Coaching
14 53 (7.52%) Continuous Improvement
15 49 (6.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 49 (6.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 192 (27.23%) JavaScript
2 163 (23.12%) C#
3 137 (19.43%) Java
4 111 (15.74%) SQL
5 69 (9.79%) Python
6 29 (4.11%) XPath
7 28 (3.97%) TypeScript
8 23 (3.26%) Ruby
8 23 (3.26%) T-SQL
9 20 (2.84%) C++
10 19 (2.70%) Java 8
11 12 (1.70%) ES6
11 12 (1.70%) PHP
12 11 (1.56%) Groovy
12 11 (1.56%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.28%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.28%) Scala
14 8 (1.13%) Go
14 8 (1.13%) Kotlin
15 7 (0.99%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 55 (7.80%) Degree
2 19 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 16 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (1.99%) ISEB
5 10 (1.42%) PMP
6 6 (0.85%) CBAP
6 6 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 5 (0.71%) IIBA
7 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (0.57%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.28%) CISSP
10 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 2 (0.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 2 (0.28%) MCSE
10 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
10 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.14%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (9.08%) QA
2 11 (1.56%) PMO
3 6 (0.85%) PSD2
4 3 (0.43%) EMIR
4 3 (0.43%) WCAG
5 2 (0.28%) SLA
6 1 (0.14%) MiFID
6 1 (0.14%) SEPA
System Software
1 95 (13.48%) Docker
2 3 (0.43%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.28%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.14%) ACF2
4 1 (0.14%) RACF
4 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (8.79%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.98%) Terraform
3 19 (2.70%) Ansible
4 12 (1.70%) HP ALM
4 12 (1.70%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.28%) Grafana
5 9 (1.28%) Prometheus
6 6 (0.85%) Data Guard
6 6 (0.85%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 6 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
7 4 (0.57%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (0.43%) Kibana
9 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.28%) Puppet
9 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.28%) vRealize
10 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.14%) MIIS
10 1 (0.14%) Rancher
10 1 (0.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 94 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (4.26%) Google
3 26 (3.69%) Sitecore
4 19 (2.70%) Oracle
5 15 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (1.84%) HP
7 9 (1.28%) Adobe
7 9 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.13%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.99%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.71%) Tableau
11 4 (0.57%) Databricks
11 4 (0.57%) DevExpress
11 4 (0.57%) VMware
12 3 (0.43%) MuleSoft
12 3 (0.43%) Twitter
13 2 (0.28%) CA Agile Central
13 2 (0.28%) hybris
13 2 (0.28%) IBM
13 2 (0.28%) Zend