Period
to 6 May 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 6 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East Midlands
6 months to
6 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 27 26 20
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 205 227 399
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.42% 7.99% 9.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 8.71% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 168 185 280
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £34,313 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £43,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -5.26%
75th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £61,025
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,490 2,606 3,741
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.09% 91.76% 92.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1,975 2,185 2,697
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,270 £26,250
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,000 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
75th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the East Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Scrum in the East Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 6 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the East Midlands

Scrum
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 6 May 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -3 76 £45,000 -18.18% 20
Derbyshire +9 44 £40,000 -5.88% 11
Leicestershire -16 41 £47,500 +18.75% 13
Northamptonshire +24 24 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Lincolnshire +10 13 £50,000 +40.85% 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 6 May 2021, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 167 (81.46%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (32.20%) C#
3 60 (29.27%) .NET
4 58 (28.29%) Social Skills
5 55 (26.83%) JavaScript
6 43 (20.98%) Kanban
7 41 (20.00%) Azure
8 40 (19.51%) SQL
8 40 (19.51%) MVC
9 39 (19.02%) SQL Server
10 36 (17.56%) Finance
10 36 (17.56%) .NET Core
11 35 (17.07%) DevOps
11 35 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 35 (17.07%) Git (software)
12 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET
13 33 (16.10%) Test Automation
14 31 (15.12%) Microsoft
14 31 (15.12%) Games
15 30 (14.63%) Law
16 28 (13.66%) Sprint Planning
17 27 (13.17%) Mobile App
17 27 (13.17%) TDD
18 26 (12.68%) E-Commerce
18 26 (12.68%) CSS
18 26 (12.68%) HTML
18 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
18 26 (12.68%) Microservices
18 26 (12.68%) Collaborative Working
19 25 (12.20%) JIRA

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (5.85%) Confluence
2 3 (1.46%) IIS
3 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.46%) SAP CO
1 3 (1.46%) SAP FI
1 3 (1.46%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.00%) Azure
2 25 (12.20%) AWS
3 17 (8.29%) SaaS
4 11 (5.37%) Power Platform
5 9 (4.39%) GCP
6 5 (2.44%) Serverless
7 3 (1.46%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.46%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (1.46%) Slack
7 3 (1.46%) Zapier
8 2 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
9 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (0.49%) Attraqt
9 1 (0.49%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.49%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 1 (0.49%) GitHub
9 1 (0.49%) Power Automate
9 1 (0.49%) ZenHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.46%) Intranet
2 2 (0.98%) SSL
2 2 (0.98%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (19.02%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.34%) Relational Database
3 11 (5.37%) Power BI
4 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (2.93%) MySQL
5 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
6 5 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.95%) SQLite
8 3 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.98%) Big Data
9 2 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.49%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.49%) Lumira
10 1 (0.49%) Qlik Sense
10 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.49%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 35 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 25 (12.20%) JIRA
3 13 (6.34%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.41%) Jenkins
5 5 (2.44%) Mercurial
6 4 (1.95%) git-flow
6 4 (1.95%) PHPUnit
6 4 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.95%) Xcode
7 2 (0.98%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.98%) Eclipse
7 2 (0.98%) GCC
7 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.49%) GitLab
8 1 (0.49%) JUnit
8 1 (0.49%) Katalon Studio
8 1 (0.49%) Postman
8 1 (0.49%) Selenium
General
1 58 (28.29%) Social Skills
2 36 (17.56%) Finance
3 31 (15.12%) Games
4 30 (14.63%) Law
5 26 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (10.24%) Retail
7 11 (5.37%) Telecoms
8 9 (4.39%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (3.90%) Influencing Skills
10 7 (3.41%) Banking
10 7 (3.41%) Presentation Skills
10 7 (3.41%) Retail Banking
11 4 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
12 3 (1.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (41.46%) Developer
2 34 (16.59%) Software Developer
3 24 (11.71%) .NET Developer
4 23 (11.22%) Analyst
5 21 (10.24%) Software Engineer
6 20 (9.76%) Business Analyst
7 19 (9.27%) Scrum Master
8 17 (8.29%) C# Developer
9 15 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (7.32%) Lead Developer
9 15 (7.32%) Product Owner
10 14 (6.83%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (6.83%) Project Manager
11 13 (6.34%) Junior
12 11 (5.37%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (5.37%) Product Manager
13 10 (4.88%) SQL Developer
14 9 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
15 8 (3.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 8 (3.90%) Junior Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (29.27%) .NET
2 36 (17.56%) .NET Core
3 34 (16.59%) ASP.NET
4 26 (12.68%) CSS
4 26 (12.68%) HTML
5 18 (8.78%) .NET Framework
5 18 (8.78%) React
6 17 (8.29%) jQuery
7 15 (7.32%) CSS3
7 15 (7.32%) HTML5
8 14 (6.83%) AngularJS
9 13 (6.34%) Spring
10 10 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (4.88%) WinForms
11 9 (4.39%) REST
11 9 (4.39%) Sass
12 8 (3.90%) Node.js
12 8 (3.90%) Web Services
13 6 (2.93%) Entity Framework
14 5 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.17%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.37%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (4.39%) User Experience
4 6 (2.93%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.95%) iPad
5 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.46%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.98%) Blog
7 2 (0.98%) Cloud Native
7 2 (0.98%) CMDB
7 2 (0.98%) Life Science
8 1 (0.49%) NHS
8 1 (0.49%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
2 4 (1.95%) Mac OS
3 3 (1.46%) Android
3 3 (1.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (81.46%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.98%) Kanban
3 40 (19.51%) MVC
4 35 (17.07%) DevOps
4 35 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (16.10%) Test Automation
6 28 (13.66%) Sprint Planning
7 27 (13.17%) TDD
8 26 (12.68%) Collaborative Working
8 26 (12.68%) E-Commerce
8 26 (12.68%) Microservices
9 20 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
10 19 (9.27%) Product Roadmap
11 18 (8.78%) Software Delivery
11 18 (8.78%) Software Engineering
11 18 (8.78%) User Stories
12 16 (7.80%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (7.80%) Project Management
13 14 (6.83%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 66 (32.20%) C#
2 55 (26.83%) JavaScript
3 40 (19.51%) SQL
4 17 (8.29%) VB.NET
5 15 (7.32%) Python
6 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 10 (4.88%) TypeScript
7 8 (3.90%) PHP
8 6 (2.93%) Apple Swift
8 6 (2.93%) Java
9 5 (2.44%) C++
9 5 (2.44%) R
10 4 (1.95%) C
10 4 (1.95%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.46%) Java 8
12 2 (0.98%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.98%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 12 (5.85%) Degree
2 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.95%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (1.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.46%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.98%) ISEB
6 1 (0.49%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.37%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) GDPR
3 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (5.85%) Docker
2 2 (0.98%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.44%) Ansible
1 5 (2.44%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.95%) Terraform
3 2 (0.98%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.49%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.37%) Telerik
3 6 (2.93%) SAP
4 4 (1.95%) Apple
4 4 (1.95%) Facebook
4 4 (1.95%) Google
4 4 (1.95%) YouTube
5 3 (1.46%) Databricks
5 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.49%) Anaplan
6 1 (0.49%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle
6 1 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.49%) Teradata
6 1 (0.49%) Zend