Period
to 25 September 2020

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 25 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 24 33
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 154 618 752
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 7.97% 8.77% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.87% 9.74% 7.47%
Number of salaries quoted 127 455 728
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 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 1,736 6,348 10,073
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.86% 90.04% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,360 4,561 7,470
Median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £27,009
90th Percentile £83,750 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,198
% change year-on-year +9.52% +4.59% +0.40%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2020.

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 25 September 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
Cambridgeshire -1 56 £58,750 +6.82% 25
Hertfordshire +5 40 £56,250 -2.17% 15
Essex +5 27 £67,500 +17.39% 11
Bedfordshire +7 24 £42,500 -19.05% 6
Norfolk +8 4 £40,000 - 4
Suffolk -4 3 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 East of England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 146 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (38.96%) JavaScript
3 55 (35.71%) .NET
4 52 (33.77%) C#
5 47 (30.52%) Git (software)
6 42 (27.27%) HTML
6 42 (27.27%) Java
6 42 (27.27%) CSS
6 42 (27.27%) DevOps
7 34 (22.08%) MVC
7 34 (22.08%) JIRA
8 33 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 31 (20.13%) Python
10 30 (19.48%) Linux
11 29 (18.83%) TDD
11 29 (18.83%) Azure
11 29 (18.83%) Docker
12 28 (18.18%) Web Development
13 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (16.88%) SQL
15 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
15 25 (16.23%) jQuery
16 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
16 24 (15.58%) Jenkins
17 23 (14.94%) Microservices
17 23 (14.94%) Web Services
17 23 (14.94%) OO
17 23 (14.94%) AWS
18 22 (14.29%) Kanban
18 22 (14.29%) .NET Core

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 3 (1.95%) Apache
1 3 (1.95%) OpenStack
2 2 (1.30%) Apache Solr
2 2 (1.30%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.30%) Confluence
2 2 (1.30%) MQSeries
2 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.65%) CMS
3 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 29 (18.83%) Azure
2 23 (14.94%) AWS
3 7 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (4.55%) SaaS
3 7 (4.55%) Slack
4 5 (3.25%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (1.95%) GCP
5 3 (1.95%) PaaS
5 3 (1.95%) Serverless
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon EKS
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (1.30%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (1.30%) GitHub
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Cognito
7 1 (0.65%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (0.65%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.65%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.60%) 3GPP
1 4 (2.60%) Wireless
2 2 (1.30%) 5G
2 2 (1.30%) Internet
2 2 (1.30%) LTE
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) InfiniBand
3 1 (0.65%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.99%) MySQL
2 19 (12.34%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.39%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.25%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.60%) Big Data
5 4 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.95%) BigQuery
6 3 (1.95%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon Aurora
7 2 (1.30%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (1.30%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.30%) DB2
8 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.65%) HBase
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.65%) Redis
8 1 (0.65%) Spotfire
8 1 (0.65%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 47 (30.52%) Git (software)
2 34 (22.08%) JIRA
3 24 (15.58%) Jenkins
4 14 (9.09%) Selenium
5 8 (5.19%) Artifactory
6 7 (4.55%) CMake
7 6 (3.90%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.90%) Maven
7 6 (3.90%) NUnit
7 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
8 5 (3.25%) Hudson
8 5 (3.25%) Subversion
8 5 (3.25%) WebDriver
9 4 (2.60%) Buildbot
9 4 (2.60%) PVCS
9 4 (2.60%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.30%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.30%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (9.09%) Finance
2 12 (7.79%) Public Sector
3 8 (5.19%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.60%) Local Government
4 4 (2.60%) Retail
5 3 (1.95%) Police
6 2 (1.30%) Automotive
6 2 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (59.74%) Developer
2 22 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 19 (12.34%) Software Developer
4 15 (9.74%) C# Developer
5 13 (8.44%) PHP Developer
5 13 (8.44%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (7.79%) Salesforce Developer
7 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (7.14%) Lead Developer
8 9 (5.84%) Product Manager
8 9 (5.84%) Test Engineer
9 8 (5.19%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Principal Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Principal Software Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Product Owner
11 6 (3.90%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (35.71%) .NET
2 42 (27.27%) CSS
2 42 (27.27%) HTML
3 33 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
4 25 (16.23%) jQuery
5 23 (14.94%) Web Services
6 22 (14.29%) .NET Core
7 21 (13.64%) Sass
8 17 (11.04%) Laravel
8 17 (11.04%) Vue.js
9 16 (10.39%) Zend Framework
10 15 (9.74%) Symfony
11 14 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (8.44%) RESTful
13 12 (7.79%) Node.js
13 12 (7.79%) Spring
13 12 (7.79%) Visualforce
14 11 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (6.49%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.55%) Wiki
4 3 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.95%) EPoS
4 3 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.30%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.30%) User Experience
6 1 (0.65%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Native
6 1 (0.65%) CUDA
6 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.48%) Linux
2 7 (4.55%) Windows
3 6 (3.90%) Android
3 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.65%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.27%) DevOps
3 34 (22.08%) MVC
4 29 (18.83%) TDD
5 28 (18.18%) Web Development
6 27 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (14.94%) Microservices
7 23 (14.94%) OO
8 22 (14.29%) Kanban
9 21 (13.64%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (12.34%) Test Automation
11 16 (10.39%) BDD
12 15 (9.74%) Continuous Delivery
12 15 (9.74%) Mathematics
13 14 (9.09%) Computer Science
13 14 (9.09%) Software Engineering
14 13 (8.44%) OO PHP
15 12 (7.79%) Software Delivery
15 12 (7.79%) SOLID
15 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (38.96%) JavaScript
2 52 (33.77%) C#
3 42 (27.27%) Java
4 31 (20.13%) Python
5 26 (16.88%) SQL
6 18 (11.69%) PHP
7 12 (7.79%) Apex Code
7 12 (7.79%) C++
7 12 (7.79%) TypeScript
8 4 (2.60%) Java 8
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) C
9 1 (0.65%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.65%) R
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (13.64%) Degree
2 14 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 14 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.79%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (3.90%) ISTQB
5 5 (3.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (1.95%) GDPR
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (18.83%) Docker
2 1 (0.65%) GPFS
2 1 (0.65%) HDFS
2 1 (0.65%) Lustre
2 1 (0.65%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 19 (12.34%) Ansible
2 12 (7.79%) Terraform
3 9 (5.84%) Kubernetes
4 3 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) Mesos
Vendors
1 24 (15.58%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.04%) Zend
3 12 (7.79%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.19%) Xamarin
5 7 (4.55%) Autodesk
6 4 (2.60%) Google
7 3 (1.95%) Percona
7 3 (1.95%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.30%) Coveo
8 2 (1.30%) IBM
8 2 (1.30%) Pega
8 2 (1.30%) WSO2
9 1 (0.65%) HP
9 1 (0.65%) hybris
9 1 (0.65%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle
9 1 (0.65%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.65%) Spotify