Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 21 28
Rank change year-on-year -10 +7 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 836 1,074 1,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.04% 8.66% 6.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 9.74% 7.85%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1,042 882
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,449 11,031 12,967
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 87.95% 88.96% 87.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8,480 9,064 10,631
East of England median annual salary £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.49% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the East of England

Scrum
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in the East of England.

Salary trend for Scrum in the East of England

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the East of England over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the East of England

Scrum
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the East of England region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Cambridgeshire -5 350 £55,000 +15.79% 67
Hertfordshire -12 324 £50,000 - 47
Essex 0 60 £60,000 +33.33% 25
Suffolk +28 39 £45,000 -5.26% 9
Norfolk -13 37 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Bedfordshire -41 23 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 782 (93.54%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (42.11%) C#
3 333 (39.83%) .NET
4 273 (32.66%) JavaScript
5 242 (28.95%) Software Engineering
6 240 (28.71%) TDD
7 230 (27.51%) Java
8 210 (25.12%) SQL
9 207 (24.76%) HTML
10 196 (23.44%) MVC
11 187 (22.37%) ASP.NET
12 183 (21.89%) AngularJS
13 165 (19.74%) SDLC
14 160 (19.14%) CSS
15 157 (18.78%) SQL Server
16 155 (18.54%) Web Services
17 153 (18.30%) Finance
18 143 (17.11%) Degree
19 142 (16.99%) Microsoft
20 140 (16.75%) Linux
21 138 (16.51%) Test Automation
22 137 (16.39%) OO
23 106 (12.68%) C++
24 104 (12.44%) Python
24 104 (12.44%) Computer Science
24 104 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
25 101 (12.08%) BDD
26 100 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
27 99 (11.84%) JIRA
28 92 (11.00%) QA

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (5.62%) Confluence
2 21 (2.51%) Tomcat
3 15 (1.79%) JBoss
4 14 (1.67%) IIS
4 14 (1.67%) WebLogic
5 12 (1.44%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.08%) CMS
6 9 (1.08%) WebSphere
7 7 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.60%) Apache
9 4 (0.48%) SharePoint
10 3 (0.36%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.36%) WildFly
11 2 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.12%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.32%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.84%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.12%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 70 (8.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (7.18%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.67%) SaaS
4 13 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
6 11 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 10 (1.20%) Google App Engine
7 10 (1.20%) Google Compute Engine
8 8 (0.96%) GitHub
9 6 (0.72%) PaaS
10 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.36%) Office 365
10 3 (0.36%) TestFlight
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.12%) Google Play
11 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (3.11%) Internet
2 22 (2.63%) HTTP
3 19 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 16 (1.91%) VPN
5 15 (1.79%) Wireless
6 10 (1.20%) Broadband
7 9 (1.08%) Firewall
8 8 (0.96%) Ethernet
9 7 (0.84%) WAN
10 6 (0.72%) SMS
10 6 (0.72%) SNMP
11 5 (0.60%) Hyperconnected
12 3 (0.36%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.36%) FTP
12 3 (0.36%) POP3
12 3 (0.36%) SMTP
13 2 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (0.12%) MQTT
14 1 (0.12%) SSL
14 1 (0.12%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 38 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
3 33 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 31 (3.71%) NoSQL
5 30 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (2.87%) RavenDB
7 23 (2.75%) Relational Database
7 23 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 21 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 20 (2.39%) SQL Server 2005
9 20 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
12 10 (1.20%) Big Data
12 10 (1.20%) MySQL
13 9 (1.08%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.84%) Data Mining
15 7 (0.84%) DataStax
Development Applications
1 99 (11.84%) JIRA
2 85 (10.17%) Git (software)
3 61 (7.30%) Jenkins
4 60 (7.18%) Selenium
5 49 (5.86%) NUnit
6 48 (5.74%) Visual Studio
7 38 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 36 (4.31%) WebDriver
9 31 (3.71%) Maven
10 30 (3.59%) JUnit
11 26 (3.11%) Cucumber
12 24 (2.87%) Moq
13 21 (2.51%) Subversion
14 15 (1.79%) JBehave
14 15 (1.79%) MSTest
15 14 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
16 11 (1.32%) TeamCity
17 10 (1.20%) gulp
17 10 (1.20%) Karma Test Runner
17 10 (1.20%) Protractor
General
1 153 (18.30%) Finance
2 76 (9.09%) Retail
3 48 (5.74%) Marketing
4 32 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.99%) Games
6 23 (2.75%) Banking
7 18 (2.15%) Publishing
8 13 (1.56%) Advertising
9 12 (1.44%) Electronics
9 12 (1.44%) Manufacturing
10 11 (1.32%) Billing
11 10 (1.20%) Automotive
11 10 (1.20%) Legal
12 5 (0.60%) Back Office
13 2 (0.24%) German Language
13 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.12%) Law
14 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 386 (46.17%) Developer
2 156 (18.66%) .NET Developer
3 143 (17.11%) Software Engineer
4 114 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 79 (9.45%) Software Developer
6 72 (8.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 68 (8.13%) Java Developer
8 66 (7.89%) Project Manager
9 59 (7.06%) C++ Software Engineer
10 50 (5.98%) Senior Developer
11 48 (5.74%) .NET Software Developer
11 48 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
12 43 (5.14%) Development Manager
13 41 (4.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 41 (4.90%) Scrum Master
14 39 (4.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 35 (4.19%) Analyst
15 35 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
16 34 (4.07%) C# Software Developer
17 33 (3.95%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (39.83%) .NET
2 207 (24.76%) HTML
3 187 (22.37%) ASP.NET
4 183 (21.89%) AngularJS
5 160 (19.14%) CSS
6 155 (18.54%) Web Services
7 104 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 85 (10.17%) jQuery
9 82 (9.81%) .NET Framework
10 79 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 73 (8.73%) XML
12 72 (8.61%) HTML5
12 72 (8.61%) WCF
13 69 (8.25%) RESTful
13 69 (8.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 59 (7.06%) REST
15 47 (5.62%) CSS3
16 45 (5.38%) WPF
17 39 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 39 (4.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 104 (12.44%) Computer Science
2 42 (5.02%) Greenfield Project
3 31 (3.71%) Mobile App
3 31 (3.71%) User Experience
4 30 (3.59%) Fintech
5 24 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.51%) Virtual Team
8 20 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 13 (1.56%) Device Driver
10 12 (1.44%) 3D Graphics
10 12 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
10 12 (1.44%) Smartphone
11 11 (1.32%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.20%) Reinsurance
13 8 (0.96%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.84%) iPad
15 6 (0.72%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.72%) N-Tier
15 6 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 140 (16.75%) Linux
2 79 (9.45%) Windows
3 35 (4.19%) Android
4 32 (3.83%) Windows Server
5 31 (3.71%) Unix
6 30 (3.59%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.27%) Embedded Linux
8 12 (1.44%) Ubuntu
9 10 (1.20%) CoreOS
9 10 (1.20%) Debian
10 2 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 782 (93.54%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (28.95%) Software Engineering
3 240 (28.71%) TDD
4 196 (23.44%) MVC
5 165 (19.74%) SDLC
6 138 (16.51%) Test Automation
7 137 (16.39%) OO
8 101 (12.08%) BDD
9 100 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
10 87 (10.41%) Kanban
11 80 (9.57%) Mentoring
12 79 (9.45%) Unit Testing
13 70 (8.37%) Web Development
14 69 (8.25%) Collaborative Working
15 67 (8.01%) Web Application Development
16 58 (6.94%) OOP
16 58 (6.94%) Open Source
17 50 (5.98%) Project Management
18 48 (5.74%) E-Commerce
19 47 (5.62%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 352 (42.11%) C#
2 273 (32.66%) JavaScript
3 230 (27.51%) Java
4 210 (25.12%) SQL
5 106 (12.68%) C++
6 104 (12.44%) Python
7 86 (10.29%) C
8 48 (5.74%) PHP
9 38 (4.55%) VB.NET
10 36 (4.31%) T-SQL
11 27 (3.23%) Embedded C
11 27 (3.23%) Ruby
12 23 (2.75%) VBA
13 22 (2.63%) VB
13 22 (2.63%) VB6
14 17 (2.03%) Embedded C++
14 17 (2.03%) Fortran
15 14 (1.67%) PowerShell
16 12 (1.44%) TypeScript
17 10 (1.20%) ES6
Qualifications
1 143 (17.11%) Degree
2 32 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (2.03%) ISTQB
4 16 (1.91%) ISEB
5 7 (0.84%) PhD
6 6 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.60%) APMP
7 5 (0.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.60%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.48%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.48%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.48%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.36%) MCP
9 3 (0.36%) MCSD
10 1 (0.12%) CISA
10 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.12%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (11.00%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) PMO
3 3 (0.36%) PMBOK
3 3 (0.36%) SLA
4 2 (0.24%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.24%) JTAG
5 1 (0.12%) COBIT
5 1 (0.12%) GDPR
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (3.59%) Docker
2 10 (1.20%) Ceph
3 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.12%) iptables
5 1 (0.12%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 12 (1.44%) Puppet
3 8 (0.96%) Prometheus
4 7 (0.84%) Grafana
4 7 (0.84%) OpenNMS
5 3 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
5 3 (0.36%) Terraform
6 2 (0.24%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.24%) MOM
6 2 (0.24%) Nagios
6 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.12%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Cobbler
7 1 (0.12%) Consul
7 1 (0.12%) logstash
7 1 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 142 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.82%) Oracle
3 26 (3.11%) Google
4 22 (2.63%) WorldPay
5 18 (2.15%) Xamarin
6 17 (2.03%) SAP
7 16 (1.91%) Citrix
7 16 (1.91%) VMware
8 14 (1.67%) Veeam
9 13 (1.56%) Samsung
10 9 (1.08%) Software AG
10 9 (1.08%) webMethods
11 8 (0.96%) New Relic
12 6 (0.72%) Ab Initio
12 6 (0.72%) Progress
12 6 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.60%) Adobe
13 5 (0.60%) Facebook
13 5 (0.60%) IBM
13 5 (0.60%) Wind River