Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 32 31 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 -7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 838 971 1,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.93% 7.77% 8.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 8.69% 9.47%
Number of salaries quoted 724 841 1,015
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 10,779 11,175 12,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.13% 89.40% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 8,041 8,930 10,384
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,883 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +9 331 £52,500 +5.00% 61
Hertfordshire -13 295 £52,500 +5.00% 21
Bedfordshire +3 69 £65,000 +44.44% 8
Suffolk +10 57 £57,500 +24.32% 9
Essex +13 54 £48,750 -11.36% 26
Norfolk -13 32 £40,000 +14.29% 17
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2018, 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.

1 804 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (40.93%) C#
3 335 (39.98%) .NET
4 303 (36.16%) TDD
5 239 (28.52%) JavaScript
6 218 (26.01%) Java
6 218 (26.01%) ASP.NET
7 212 (25.30%) MVC
8 191 (22.79%) Software Engineering
9 188 (22.43%) Linux
10 186 (22.20%) SQL Server
11 185 (22.08%) HTML
12 177 (21.12%) Finance
13 166 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
14 163 (19.45%) AngularJS
15 162 (19.33%) Kanban
16 153 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 150 (17.90%) SQL
18 143 (17.06%) CSS
18 143 (17.06%) Test Automation
19 137 (16.35%) Microsoft
20 135 (16.11%) BDD
21 127 (15.16%) SDLC
22 125 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
23 115 (13.72%) JIRA
24 114 (13.60%) Web Services
25 111 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web API
26 108 (12.89%) SQL Server 2016
27 107 (12.77%) Web Application Development
28 103 (12.29%) Python

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 27 (3.22%) Confluence
2 25 (2.98%) Apache Spark
3 22 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 17 (2.03%) IIS
5 15 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
6 14 (1.67%) Oracle Service Bus
7 11 (1.31%) Tomcat
8 10 (1.19%) OpenStack
9 9 (1.07%) JBoss
10 8 (0.95%) Apache
10 8 (0.95%) Mule
10 8 (0.95%) Mule ESB
10 8 (0.95%) nginx
10 8 (0.95%) SharePoint
11 6 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.48%) Apache Pig
12 4 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.24%) Kentico
14 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (0.84%) HipChat
3 6 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.24%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.12%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.12%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.12%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.12%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 125 (14.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 72 (8.59%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (2.63%) SaaS
5 10 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.95%) Boomi
7 7 (0.84%) Dropbox
8 6 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.48%) Trello
10 3 (0.36%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.36%) CloudFront
10 3 (0.36%) Google App Engine
10 3 (0.36%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.24%) Office 365
11 2 (0.24%) Serverless
12 1 (0.12%) GitHub
12 1 (0.12%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.94%) Internet
2 17 (2.03%) SSL
3 14 (1.67%) HTTP
4 13 (1.55%) VPN
5 10 (1.19%) SNMP
6 8 (0.95%) Kerberos
6 8 (0.95%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.95%) Wireless
7 7 (0.84%) WAN
8 6 (0.72%) Firewall
9 5 (0.60%) Broadband
10 4 (0.48%) 3GPP
10 4 (0.48%) 5G
10 4 (0.48%) LTE
10 4 (0.48%) OFDM
10 4 (0.48%) WCDMA
10 4 (0.48%) WiMAX
11 3 (0.36%) Hyperconnected
11 3 (0.36%) SMS
12 2 (0.24%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (22.20%) SQL Server
2 108 (12.89%) SQL Server 2016
3 42 (5.01%) Big Data
4 40 (4.77%) Relational Database
5 39 (4.65%) MongoDB
6 36 (4.30%) RavenDB
7 34 (4.06%) Hadoop
8 32 (3.82%) NoSQL
9 24 (2.86%) MySQL
10 18 (2.15%) Apache Hive
11 17 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
12 16 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
12 16 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (1.67%) Impala
13 14 (1.67%) OLTP
13 14 (1.67%) Oracle Database
14 13 (1.55%) Oracle Database 12c
14 13 (1.55%) RDBMS
15 10 (1.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 115 (13.72%) JIRA
2 99 (11.81%) Git (software)
3 59 (7.04%) Visual Studio
4 55 (6.56%) Selenium
5 54 (6.44%) Jenkins
6 42 (5.01%) NUnit
6 42 (5.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 34 (4.06%) Cucumber
8 23 (2.74%) WebDriver
9 20 (2.39%) StyleCop
10 17 (2.03%) Maven
11 14 (1.67%) JBehave
11 14 (1.67%) MSTest
11 14 (1.67%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.43%) SoapUI
13 10 (1.19%) JUnit
13 10 (1.19%) Robot Framework
14 9 (1.07%) gulp
14 9 (1.07%) Karma Test Runner
14 9 (1.07%) Ranorex
General
1 177 (21.12%) Finance
2 94 (11.22%) Marketing
3 48 (5.73%) Retail
4 45 (5.37%) Advertising
5 32 (3.82%) Games
6 10 (1.19%) Publishing
7 9 (1.07%) Automotive
7 9 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.84%) Electronics
8 7 (0.84%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.48%) Banking
9 4 (0.48%) Military
10 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.24%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.12%) Billing
11 1 (0.12%) Law
Job Titles
1 393 (46.90%) Developer
2 221 (26.37%) .NET Developer
3 121 (14.44%) C# Developer
4 115 (13.72%) Software Engineer
5 97 (11.58%) C# .NET Developer
6 80 (9.55%) Software Developer
7 74 (8.83%) Scrum Master
8 57 (6.80%) Project Manager
8 57 (6.80%) Senior Software Engineer
9 54 (6.44%) Java Developer
10 50 (5.97%) C++ Software Engineer
11 49 (5.85%) Senior Developer
12 42 (5.01%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
12 42 (5.01%) Test Engineer
13 41 (4.89%) Java Engineer
14 39 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
14 39 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
15 37 (4.42%) .NET Software Developer
16 34 (4.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 31 (3.70%) .NET Developer - Fintech
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (39.98%) .NET
2 218 (26.01%) ASP.NET
3 185 (22.08%) HTML
4 163 (19.45%) AngularJS
5 153 (18.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 143 (17.06%) CSS
7 114 (13.60%) Web Services
8 111 (13.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 103 (12.29%) RESTful
10 99 (11.81%) HTML5
11 78 (9.31%) .NET Framework
11 78 (9.31%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 65 (7.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 56 (6.68%) WCF
14 55 (6.56%) XML
15 53 (6.32%) jQuery
16 52 (6.21%) CSS3
17 45 (5.37%) WPF
18 40 (4.77%) Spring
19 37 (4.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.71%) Analytical Skills
2 50 (5.97%) Computer Science
3 48 (5.73%) Fintech
4 41 (4.89%) Greenfield Project
5 28 (3.34%) User Experience
6 26 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
7 24 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.39%) Algorithms
9 16 (1.91%) Internet of Things
9 16 (1.91%) Mobile App
10 15 (1.79%) Virtual Team
11 10 (1.19%) Driving Licence
12 8 (0.95%) Social Network
13 7 (0.84%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.72%) Life Science
14 6 (0.72%) Replication
15 5 (0.60%) Data Structures
15 5 (0.60%) Embedded Systems
15 5 (0.60%) Public Cloud
16 4 (0.48%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 188 (22.43%) Linux
2 75 (8.95%) Windows
3 42 (5.01%) Unix
4 19 (2.27%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.91%) Android
6 12 (1.43%) Apple iOS
7 10 (1.19%) Debian
7 10 (1.19%) Mac OS X
8 8 (0.95%) Embedded Linux
9 7 (0.84%) Mac OS
10 5 (0.60%) CentOS
10 5 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.36%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.36%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 804 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (36.16%) TDD
3 212 (25.30%) MVC
4 191 (22.79%) Software Engineering
5 166 (19.81%) Continuous Integration
6 162 (19.33%) Kanban
7 143 (17.06%) Test Automation
8 135 (16.11%) BDD
9 127 (15.16%) SDLC
10 107 (12.77%) Web Application Development
11 100 (11.93%) OO
12 94 (11.22%) Problem-Solving
13 91 (10.86%) Mentoring
14 74 (8.83%) Project Management
15 73 (8.71%) Dependency Injection
16 66 (7.88%) DevOps
17 61 (7.28%) Coaching
18 54 (6.44%) Unit Testing
19 52 (6.21%) E-Commerce
20 51 (6.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 343 (40.93%) C#
2 239 (28.52%) JavaScript
3 218 (26.01%) Java
4 150 (17.90%) SQL
5 103 (12.29%) Python
6 78 (9.31%) C++
7 46 (5.49%) C
8 44 (5.25%) PHP
9 29 (3.46%) T-SQL
10 24 (2.86%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.03%) TypeScript
12 16 (1.91%) VB.NET
12 16 (1.91%) VBA
13 14 (1.67%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.55%) Java 8
15 12 (1.43%) Ruby
16 11 (1.31%) ES6
16 11 (1.31%) Go
17 9 (1.07%) Erlang
17 9 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 92 (10.98%) Degree
2 16 (1.91%) Security Cleared
3 13 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.19%) SC Cleared
5 9 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.84%) CISSP
7 5 (0.60%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.48%) CCNA
8 4 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.48%) CompTIA Security+
8 4 (0.48%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.48%) GIAC
8 4 (0.48%) Linux+ Certification
8 4 (0.48%) MCSD
8 4 (0.48%) MCSE
8 4 (0.48%) Network+ Certification
8 4 (0.48%) SANS
8 4 (0.48%) SSCP
9 3 (0.36%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (10.98%) QA
2 9 (1.07%) GCP
3 4 (0.48%) PMO
4 1 (0.12%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.12%) PSD2
4 1 (0.12%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (3.58%) Docker
2 9 (1.07%) Firmware
3 7 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
4 4 (0.48%) vSphere
5 3 (0.36%) Apache Flume
5 3 (0.36%) Ceph
6 2 (0.24%) HDFS
7 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (3.10%) Kubernetes
2 21 (2.51%) Puppet
3 17 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (1.31%) Ansible
4 11 (1.31%) Grafana
4 11 (1.31%) Terraform
5 9 (1.07%) Salt
6 6 (0.72%) ZABBIX
7 5 (0.60%) Munin
8 4 (0.48%) CA Service Virtualization
8 4 (0.48%) Prometheus
9 3 (0.36%) Oozie
10 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.12%) Icinga
11 1 (0.12%) Kibana
11 1 (0.12%) logstash
11 1 (0.12%) MOM
11 1 (0.12%) Nagios
Vendors
1 137 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 77 (9.19%) Oracle
3 50 (5.97%) WorldPay
4 40 (4.77%) Facebook
5 31 (3.70%) Google
6 17 (2.03%) VMware
7 15 (1.79%) Xamarin
8 11 (1.31%) Citrix
9 10 (1.19%) Veeam
10 9 (1.07%) IBM
10 9 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.07%) SAP
11 8 (0.95%) Dell
11 8 (0.95%) MuleSoft
11 8 (0.95%) SnapLogic
11 8 (0.95%) Talend
11 8 (0.95%) TIBCO
11 8 (0.95%) Twitter
11 8 (0.95%) webMethods
11 8 (0.95%) WSO2