Period
to 14 April 2021

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 14 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 225 511 652
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 6.52% 9.40% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.13% 10.34% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 176 342 499
10th Percentile £38,625 £37,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,188 £65,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £80,000 £72,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £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 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 3,157 4,943 7,555
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.48% 90.88% 89.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,018 3,593 5,748
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £72,500
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 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 14 April 2021.

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 14 April 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
Cambridgeshire -10 91 £57,500 +4.55% 17
Essex +30 49 £65,000 +13.04% 10
Hertfordshire -24 46 £53,250 -7.39% 29
Bedfordshire -9 32 £56,500 -19.29% 9
Suffolk -2 4 £62,500 +38.89% 3
Norfolk +1 3 £44,500 +11.25% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 14 April 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 of England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 207 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (31.56%) C#
3 67 (29.78%) Java
3 67 (29.78%) DevOps
4 62 (27.56%) JavaScript
5 54 (24.00%) AWS
6 52 (23.11%) Kanban
7 51 (22.67%) BDD
8 49 (21.78%) SQL
9 47 (20.89%) JIRA
9 47 (20.89%) Azure
10 46 (20.44%) TDD
11 45 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 45 (20.00%) REST
11 45 (20.00%) Microservices
12 44 (19.56%) Docker
13 43 (19.11%) AngularJS
13 43 (19.11%) Test Automation
14 40 (17.78%) Kubernetes
14 40 (17.78%) Web Services
15 36 (16.00%) .NET
15 36 (16.00%) Node.js
16 35 (15.56%) Jenkins
17 33 (14.67%) Spring
18 32 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
19 31 (13.78%) Software Engineering
19 31 (13.78%) Machine Learning
20 30 (13.33%) SDLC
20 30 (13.33%) Relational Database
20 30 (13.33%) Finance

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 22 (9.78%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (9.33%) Confluence
3 9 (4.00%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.33%) WordPress
5 2 (0.89%) Apache
5 2 (0.89%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.89%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
6 1 (0.44%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Adobe XD
1 3 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.89%) Figma
2 2 (0.89%) Gephi
2 2 (0.89%) InVision
3 1 (0.44%) Simulink
3 1 (0.44%) Sketch
3 1 (0.44%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 54 (24.00%) AWS
2 47 (20.89%) Azure
3 28 (12.44%) SaaS
4 19 (8.44%) Serverless
5 16 (7.11%) Amazon ECS
5 16 (7.11%) Amazon EKS
6 15 (6.67%) GCP
7 9 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.11%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.78%) GitHub
10 3 (1.33%) npm
11 2 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
11 2 (0.89%) PaaS
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.44%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.89%) HTTP
2 4 (1.78%) Internet
3 3 (1.33%) DNS
3 3 (1.33%) Firewall
4 2 (0.89%) 5G
4 2 (0.89%) Ethernet
4 2 (0.89%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (0.89%) LAN
4 2 (0.89%) MPLS
4 2 (0.89%) MQTT
4 2 (0.89%) Network Security
4 2 (0.89%) SSL
4 2 (0.89%) VPN
4 2 (0.89%) WAN
5 1 (0.44%) AMQP
5 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 20 (8.89%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.44%) MongoDB
3 19 (8.44%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (4.89%) MySQL
5 7 (3.11%) Power BI
5 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.78%) Big Data
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.33%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (1.33%) GIS
9 3 (1.33%) JasperReports
9 3 (1.33%) SQLite
10 2 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.89%) DB2
10 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 47 (20.89%) JIRA
2 45 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 35 (15.56%) Jenkins
4 23 (10.22%) Selenium
5 15 (6.67%) Maven
6 12 (5.33%) Cucumber
6 12 (5.33%) Rational DOORS
6 12 (5.33%) Rational Rhapsody
7 11 (4.89%) GitLab
8 10 (4.44%) NUnit
9 6 (2.67%) Bitbucket Server
9 6 (2.67%) JUnit
9 6 (2.67%) Mockito
9 6 (2.67%) Visual Studio
10 5 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.78%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.78%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (1.33%) SpecFlow
12 3 (1.33%) webpack
General
1 30 (13.33%) Finance
2 23 (10.22%) Public Sector
3 11 (4.89%) Avionics
3 11 (4.89%) Marketing
3 11 (4.89%) Military
4 8 (3.56%) Law
4 8 (3.56%) Retail
5 6 (2.67%) Automotive
6 3 (1.33%) Games
7 2 (0.89%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.89%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.89%) Electronics
7 2 (0.89%) French Language
7 2 (0.89%) German Language
7 2 (0.89%) Legal
7 2 (0.89%) Spanish Language
7 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (42.67%) Developer
2 36 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 32 (14.22%) Java Developer
4 25 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 22 (9.78%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (8.44%) C# Developer
7 18 (8.00%) Test Engineer
8 15 (6.67%) Python Engineer
9 14 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
9 14 (6.22%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.78%) .NET Developer
10 13 (5.78%) Product Owner
11 12 (5.33%) Test Automation Engineer
12 11 (4.89%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (4.89%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Java Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) QA Engineer
13 10 (4.44%) Scrum Master
14 8 (3.56%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (3.56%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (20.00%) REST
2 43 (19.11%) AngularJS
3 40 (17.78%) Web Services
4 36 (16.00%) .NET
4 36 (16.00%) Node.js
5 33 (14.67%) Spring
6 29 (12.89%) React
7 26 (11.56%) RabbitMQ
7 26 (11.56%) Spring Boot
7 26 (11.56%) WPF
8 25 (11.11%) RESTful
9 24 (10.67%) SOAP
10 19 (8.44%) Elastic Stack
10 19 (8.44%) HTML
11 17 (7.56%) CSS
12 16 (7.11%) ASP.NET
13 11 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (4.89%) Java SE
14 10 (4.44%) Apache Camel
14 10 (4.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.56%) User Experience
2 13 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.89%) Mobile App
4 7 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.11%) Robotics
4 7 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.78%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.33%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.33%) Life Science
7 3 (1.33%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.33%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
8 2 (0.89%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (0.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) EPoS
9 1 (0.44%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.67%) Linux
2 9 (4.00%) Android
2 9 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.78%) Windows
4 2 (0.89%) Unix
5 1 (0.44%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (29.78%) DevOps
3 52 (23.11%) Kanban
4 51 (22.67%) BDD
5 46 (20.44%) TDD
6 45 (20.00%) Microservices
7 43 (19.11%) Test Automation
8 32 (14.22%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (13.78%) Machine Learning
9 31 (13.78%) Software Engineering
10 30 (13.33%) SDLC
11 28 (12.44%) Artificial Intelligence
12 22 (9.78%) Continuous Delivery
13 20 (8.89%) Mentoring
13 20 (8.89%) OOP
13 20 (8.89%) Unit Testing
14 18 (8.00%) OOD
14 18 (8.00%) Software Testing
14 18 (8.00%) SOLID
15 17 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 71 (31.56%) C#
2 67 (29.78%) Java
3 62 (27.56%) JavaScript
4 49 (21.78%) SQL
5 28 (12.44%) Python
6 21 (9.33%) TypeScript
7 20 (8.89%) Java 8
8 13 (5.78%) C++
9 12 (5.33%) MATLAB
10 6 (2.67%) PHP
10 6 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.22%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.22%) C
12 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.33%) Go
14 2 (0.89%) Perl
14 2 (0.89%) R
15 1 (0.44%) VB
15 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (12.44%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.78%) SC Cleared
3 16 (7.11%) Degree
4 10 (4.44%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.78%) CEH
5 4 (1.78%) CISSP
6 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.89%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (0.89%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.89%) GPEN
7 2 (0.89%) Linux+ Certification
7 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.89%) OSCP
7 2 (0.89%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.89%) PMP
7 2 (0.89%) SANS
7 2 (0.89%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (12.89%) QA
2 2 (0.89%) NIST
System Software
1 44 (19.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 40 (17.78%) Kubernetes
2 25 (11.11%) Ansible
3 12 (5.33%) Terraform
4 10 (4.44%) Kibana
5 2 (0.89%) Grafana
5 2 (0.89%) Nessus
5 2 (0.89%) Oozie
5 2 (0.89%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.67%) Twitter
3 11 (4.89%) Oracle
4 10 (4.44%) WSO2
5 9 (4.00%) IBM
6 8 (3.56%) AppDynamics
6 8 (3.56%) Pega
6 8 (3.56%) ServiceNow
7 6 (2.67%) Adobe
8 5 (2.22%) Google
8 5 (2.22%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.33%) Atlassian
9 3 (1.33%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.33%) Perforce
10 2 (0.89%) BT
10 2 (0.89%) Splunk
11 1 (0.44%) Databricks