Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 32 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 721 837 1,089
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.65% 7.06% 8.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 7.77% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 608 704 1,053
East of England median annual salary £55,750 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.19% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 8,477 10,778 11,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.95% 90.91% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6,290 8,770 9,290
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +11 320 £55,750 +1.36% 75
Hertfordshire -2 238 £55,000 +10.00% 39
Bedfordshire +29 70 £60,000 +26.32% 7
Essex +5 41 £50,000 -16.67% 13
Suffolk +4 41 £53,000 +17.78% 10
Norfolk -3 16 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 672 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (32.32%) C#
3 232 (32.18%) JavaScript
4 216 (29.96%) .NET
5 212 (29.40%) TDD
6 188 (26.07%) Test Automation
7 185 (25.66%) HTML
8 180 (24.97%) Finance
9 178 (24.69%) Java
9 178 (24.69%) SQL
10 169 (23.44%) Kanban
11 166 (23.02%) Software Engineering
12 161 (22.33%) ASP.NET
13 156 (21.64%) CSS
13 156 (21.64%) Git (software)
14 147 (20.39%) MVC
15 145 (20.11%) SQL Server
16 132 (18.31%) AngularJS
17 128 (17.75%) Linux
18 122 (16.92%) Microsoft
19 116 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
20 103 (14.29%) QA
21 101 (14.01%) Python
22 98 (13.59%) Web Services
23 94 (13.04%) SDLC
24 92 (12.76%) Mentoring
24 92 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
25 89 (12.34%) Project Management
26 88 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
27 87 (12.07%) Oracle

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 24 (3.33%) Confluence
2 16 (2.22%) SharePoint Server
3 14 (1.94%) Apache Spark
3 14 (1.94%) OpenStack
3 14 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.53%) IIS
4 11 (1.53%) Tomcat
5 9 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 7 (0.97%) Apache
6 7 (0.97%) JBoss
6 7 (0.97%) SAS
7 6 (0.83%) CMS
7 6 (0.83%) Traefik
8 5 (0.69%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.55%) WordPress
10 3 (0.42%) Apache Pig
10 3 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.14%) WildFly
Applications
1 20 (2.77%) Microsoft Excel
1 20 (2.77%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.97%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.69%) Gliffy
4 5 (0.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) HipChat
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (1.80%) Odoo
2 6 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 92 (12.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (7.21%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.30%) SaaS
4 17 (2.36%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (2.22%) GitHub
6 7 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (0.69%) Azure Functions
7 5 (0.69%) IaaS
7 5 (0.69%) PaaS
7 5 (0.69%) Serverless
8 4 (0.55%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (0.55%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.28%) Force.com
9 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) npm
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.91%) Internet
2 18 (2.50%) HTTP
3 14 (1.94%) SSL
4 12 (1.66%) TCP/IP
5 9 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.97%) Wireless
7 6 (0.83%) 802.11
7 6 (0.83%) Bluetooth
7 6 (0.83%) IPv6
7 6 (0.83%) LAN
8 5 (0.69%) 802.15
8 5 (0.69%) Firewall
8 5 (0.69%) WAN
8 5 (0.69%) X.509
8 5 (0.69%) ZigBee
9 4 (0.55%) DNS
10 3 (0.42%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.28%) SMS
11 2 (0.28%) SNMP
12 1 (0.14%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (20.11%) SQL Server
2 50 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
3 36 (4.99%) NoSQL
3 36 (4.99%) Relational Database
4 34 (4.72%) Big Data
5 32 (4.44%) MongoDB
6 30 (4.16%) MySQL
7 29 (4.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 26 (3.61%) Hadoop
9 17 (2.36%) RDBMS
10 13 (1.80%) Apache Hive
11 9 (1.25%) Couchbase
11 9 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.25%) Impala
11 9 (1.25%) OLTP
12 8 (1.11%) RavenDB
12 8 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.83%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.69%) Azure SQL Database
14 5 (0.69%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 156 (21.64%) Git (software)
2 83 (11.51%) JIRA
3 59 (8.18%) Jenkins
4 56 (7.77%) Visual Studio
5 53 (7.35%) Selenium
6 51 (7.07%) NUnit
7 34 (4.72%) Maven
8 20 (2.77%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (2.64%) Gradle
10 18 (2.50%) StyleCop
10 18 (2.50%) TeamCity
11 17 (2.36%) WebDriver
12 16 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (2.08%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.94%) Subversion
15 13 (1.80%) Bitbucket
15 13 (1.80%) Hudson
15 13 (1.80%) Moq
15 13 (1.80%) Octopus Deploy
16 12 (1.66%) Mercurial
General
1 180 (24.97%) Finance
2 51 (7.07%) Retail
3 41 (5.69%) Banking
3 41 (5.69%) Marketing
4 34 (4.72%) Advertising
5 28 (3.88%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.36%) Electronics
6 17 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.53%) Games
7 11 (1.53%) Law
8 8 (1.11%) Legal
9 6 (0.83%) Billing
10 5 (0.69%) Publishing
11 3 (0.42%) Automotive
12 2 (0.28%) Local Government
12 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.14%) Back Office
13 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 315 (43.69%) Developer
2 125 (17.34%) .NET Developer
3 86 (11.93%) C# Developer
4 70 (9.71%) Software Engineer
5 62 (8.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 57 (7.91%) Software Developer
7 55 (7.63%) Project Manager
8 54 (7.49%) Java Developer
9 51 (7.07%) Analyst
10 48 (6.66%) JavaScript Developer
11 47 (6.52%) Senior Developer
12 43 (5.96%) Business Analyst
12 43 (5.96%) Java Engineer
13 34 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
13 34 (4.72%) Test Engineer
14 31 (4.30%) Software Manager
15 27 (3.74%) Architect
16 26 (3.61%) Scrum Master
16 26 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
16 26 (3.61%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (29.96%) .NET
2 185 (25.66%) HTML
3 161 (22.33%) ASP.NET
4 156 (21.64%) CSS
5 132 (18.31%) AngularJS
6 98 (13.59%) Web Services
7 88 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 84 (11.65%) RESTful
9 72 (9.99%) jQuery
10 67 (9.29%) .NET Framework
11 64 (8.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 63 (8.74%) Spring
13 62 (8.60%) React
14 58 (8.04%) HTML5
15 54 (7.49%) WCF
16 45 (6.24%) REST
17 43 (5.96%) Node.js
18 40 (5.55%) Entity Framework
19 39 (5.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 33 (4.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 58 (8.04%) User Experience
2 52 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.16%) Fintech
4 25 (3.47%) Algorithms
4 25 (3.47%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 22 (3.05%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (2.91%) FMCG
7 20 (2.77%) Mobile App
8 12 (1.66%) Device Driver
8 12 (1.66%) Public Cloud
9 11 (1.53%) Driving Licence
9 11 (1.53%) Internet of Things
9 11 (1.53%) Life Science
9 11 (1.53%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.11%) Blog
11 6 (0.83%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.83%) PMI
12 5 (0.69%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.55%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 128 (17.75%) Linux
2 52 (7.21%) Windows
3 28 (3.88%) Android
4 18 (2.50%) Unix
5 17 (2.36%) Ubuntu
6 6 (0.83%) Embedded Linux
6 6 (0.83%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.55%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.42%) CentOS
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
10 1 (0.14%) Fedora
10 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 672 (93.20%) Agile Software Development
2 212 (29.40%) TDD
3 188 (26.07%) Test Automation
4 169 (23.44%) Kanban
5 166 (23.02%) Software Engineering
6 147 (20.39%) MVC
7 116 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
8 94 (13.04%) SDLC
9 92 (12.76%) Mentoring
10 89 (12.34%) Project Management
11 82 (11.37%) User Stories
12 79 (10.96%) BDD
13 74 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
14 72 (9.99%) DevOps
15 70 (9.71%) OO
16 68 (9.43%) Unit Testing
17 65 (9.02%) Coaching
18 63 (8.74%) Web Development
19 54 (7.49%) Continuous Delivery
19 54 (7.49%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 233 (32.32%) C#
2 232 (32.18%) JavaScript
3 178 (24.69%) Java
3 178 (24.69%) SQL
4 101 (14.01%) Python
5 57 (7.91%) C++
6 38 (5.27%) T-SQL
7 24 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 22 (3.05%) Ruby
9 20 (2.77%) ES6
10 17 (2.36%) VB.NET
11 15 (2.08%) Java 8
11 15 (2.08%) PowerShell
12 14 (1.94%) PHP
13 13 (1.80%) C
14 11 (1.53%) PL/SQL
15 10 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.97%) Embedded C++
17 6 (0.83%) Perl
17 6 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 76 (10.54%) Degree
2 33 (4.58%) ISEB
3 24 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 19 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
4 19 (2.64%) SC Cleared
5 12 (1.66%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.97%) PMI Certification
7 6 (0.83%) CBAP
7 6 (0.83%) IIBA
8 5 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (0.42%) CCNA
10 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.42%) CISSP
10 3 (0.42%) GIAC
10 3 (0.42%) Linux+ Certification
10 3 (0.42%) MCSE
10 3 (0.42%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.42%) SANS
10 3 (0.42%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (14.29%) QA
2 37 (5.13%) PSD2
3 3 (0.42%) PMO
4 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) GDPR
4 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (7.35%) Docker
2 16 (2.22%) Firmware
3 8 (1.11%) vSphere
4 4 (0.55%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.42%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.42%) HDFS
6 1 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.14%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 37 (5.13%) Ansible
2 24 (3.33%) Kubernetes
3 17 (2.36%) Puppet
4 11 (1.53%) Terraform
5 9 (1.25%) Grafana
6 7 (0.97%) Prometheus
7 6 (0.83%) Packer
8 5 (0.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 5 (0.69%) SCOM
9 4 (0.55%) Salt
10 3 (0.42%) Oozie
11 2 (0.28%) Icinga
11 2 (0.28%) Nagios
11 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.14%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.14%) Kibana
12 1 (0.14%) logstash
12 1 (0.14%) Mesos
12 1 (0.14%) Munin
Vendors
1 122 (16.92%) Microsoft
2 87 (12.07%) Oracle
3 53 (7.35%) WorldPay
4 20 (2.77%) Xamarin
5 13 (1.80%) Facebook
6 11 (1.53%) SAP
7 10 (1.39%) Google
8 9 (1.25%) IBM
9 8 (1.11%) Cloudera
10 7 (0.97%) Workday
11 6 (0.83%) Atlassian
12 5 (0.69%) Apple
12 5 (0.69%) Demandware
12 5 (0.69%) New Relic
12 5 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
12 5 (0.69%) VMware
13 3 (0.42%) Sencha
14 2 (0.28%) Cadence
14 2 (0.28%) PagerDuty
14 2 (0.28%) Zend