Period
to 19 September 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 33 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 -11 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 745 873 1,164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 6.69% 7.43% 8.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 8.25% 9.79%
Number of salaries quoted 659 753 1,061
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,911 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £72,500 £72,500
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 10,007 10,579 11,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.82% 90.09% 89.85%
Number of salaries quoted 7,376 8,572 9,872
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
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 19 September 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 September 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 +11 312 £52,500 +5.00% 75
Hertfordshire -11 232 £57,500 +15.00% 28
Bedfordshire +14 81 £66,000 +46.67% 12
Suffolk +3 58 £53,000 +17.78% 6
Essex +9 44 £50,000 -9.09% 25
Norfolk -12 19 £40,000 +25.00% 11
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 709 (95.17%) Agile Software Development
2 288 (38.66%) C#
3 272 (36.51%) .NET
4 235 (31.54%) TDD
5 203 (27.25%) JavaScript
6 187 (25.10%) ASP.NET
7 184 (24.70%) MVC
8 179 (24.03%) Software Engineering
9 165 (22.15%) Finance
10 163 (21.88%) SQL Server
10 163 (21.88%) Java
11 157 (21.07%) HTML
12 145 (19.46%) Linux
13 138 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 136 (18.26%) Test Automation
15 135 (18.12%) Kanban
16 130 (17.45%) AngularJS
17 128 (17.18%) CSS
18 126 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
19 124 (16.64%) SQL
20 117 (15.70%) Microsoft
20 117 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
21 110 (14.77%) Web Services
21 110 (14.77%) Python
22 104 (13.96%) BDD
23 102 (13.69%) SDLC
24 97 (13.02%) Project Management
24 97 (13.02%) ASP.NET Web API
25 87 (11.68%) Web Application Development
26 86 (11.54%) JIRA

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 34 (4.56%) Apache Spark
2 22 (2.95%) SharePoint Server
3 21 (2.82%) Confluence
4 13 (1.74%) Apache
4 13 (1.74%) JBoss
5 9 (1.21%) IIS
5 9 (1.21%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.07%) nginx
6 8 (1.07%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.94%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.94%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.81%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.81%) SAS
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 4 (0.54%) CMS
11 3 (0.40%) Traefik
11 3 (0.40%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.27%) Kentico
Applications
1 20 (2.68%) Microsoft Project
2 16 (2.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (1.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.07%) HipChat
5 7 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.94%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.67%) Gliffy
6 5 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (0.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.27%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 117 (15.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (8.46%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (2.15%) SaaS
5 10 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.94%) Dropbox
7 5 (0.67%) GitHub
8 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.40%) CloudFront
10 2 (0.27%) Force.com
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.95%) Internet
2 15 (2.01%) SSL
3 13 (1.74%) TCP/IP
4 12 (1.61%) HTTP
5 8 (1.07%) Firewall
6 7 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.94%) Wireless
7 6 (0.81%) 802.15
7 6 (0.81%) LAN
7 6 (0.81%) SNMP
7 6 (0.81%) WAN
7 6 (0.81%) ZigBee
8 5 (0.67%) IPv6
8 5 (0.67%) X.509
9 4 (0.54%) 802.11
9 4 (0.54%) VPN
10 3 (0.40%) Broadband
10 3 (0.40%) Hyperconnected
10 3 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 79 (10.60%) SQL Server 2016
3 57 (7.65%) Big Data
4 52 (6.98%) Hadoop
5 40 (5.37%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.89%) NoSQL
7 28 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 28 (3.76%) MySQL
8 27 (3.62%) Apache Hive
9 26 (3.49%) RavenDB
10 22 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (2.68%) Impala
12 19 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
12 19 (2.55%) OLTP
13 17 (2.28%) RDBMS
14 16 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database
17 4 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
17 4 (0.54%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 86 (11.54%) JIRA
2 82 (11.01%) Git (software)
3 63 (8.46%) Visual Studio
4 51 (6.85%) Selenium
5 46 (6.17%) NUnit
6 37 (4.97%) Jenkins
7 35 (4.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (3.49%) StyleCop
9 25 (3.36%) Cucumber
10 21 (2.82%) Maven
11 13 (1.74%) SpecFlow
12 12 (1.61%) Robot Framework
12 12 (1.61%) WebDriver
13 11 (1.48%) Bitbucket
13 11 (1.48%) JMeter
14 10 (1.34%) Subversion
15 9 (1.21%) SoapUI
15 9 (1.21%) TeamCity
16 7 (0.94%) Axure RP
16 7 (0.94%) MSTest
General
1 165 (22.15%) Finance
2 85 (11.41%) Marketing
3 34 (4.56%) Games
4 33 (4.43%) Advertising
5 20 (2.68%) Retail
6 11 (1.48%) Publishing
7 8 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.94%) Law
8 7 (0.94%) Legal
8 7 (0.94%) Multimedia
8 7 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.81%) Billing
9 6 (0.81%) Electronics
10 5 (0.67%) Military
11 4 (0.54%) Automotive
11 4 (0.54%) Banking
12 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 308 (41.34%) Developer
2 173 (23.22%) .NET Developer
3 102 (13.69%) Software Engineer
4 94 (12.62%) C# Developer
5 76 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 66 (8.86%) Software Developer
7 59 (7.92%) Project Manager
8 57 (7.65%) Java Developer
9 55 (7.38%) Scrum Master
10 47 (6.31%) Analyst
11 46 (6.17%) C++ Software Engineer
12 44 (5.91%) Architect
13 43 (5.77%) Test Engineer
14 40 (5.37%) ASP.NET Developer
14 40 (5.37%) Senior Developer
15 38 (5.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 37 (4.97%) Senior Software Engineer
17 34 (4.56%) Business Analyst
18 31 (4.16%) C# Software Developer
19 26 (3.49%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 272 (36.51%) .NET
2 187 (25.10%) ASP.NET
3 157 (21.07%) HTML
4 138 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
5 130 (17.45%) AngularJS
6 128 (17.18%) CSS
7 110 (14.77%) Web Services
8 97 (13.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 82 (11.01%) RESTful
10 81 (10.87%) .NET Framework
11 67 (8.99%) HTML5
12 61 (8.19%) WCF
13 59 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 47 (6.31%) jQuery
15 45 (6.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 40 (5.37%) CSS3
17 39 (5.23%) Entity Framework
17 39 (5.23%) Spring
18 38 (5.10%) REST
19 34 (4.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.23%) Fintech
3 35 (4.70%) Greenfield Project
4 33 (4.43%) Computer Science
5 25 (3.36%) Algorithms
5 25 (3.36%) User Experience
6 24 (3.22%) Enterprise Software
7 19 (2.55%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (1.74%) Life Science
9 12 (1.61%) Device Driver
10 11 (1.48%) Driving Licence
11 10 (1.34%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.34%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.07%) Internet of Things
12 8 (1.07%) Mobile App
13 7 (0.94%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.94%) FMCG
13 7 (0.94%) Replication
14 6 (0.81%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 145 (19.46%) Linux
2 64 (8.59%) Windows
3 23 (3.09%) Unix
4 14 (1.88%) Mac OS X
5 12 (1.61%) Android
6 10 (1.34%) Apple iOS
7 9 (1.21%) Windows Server
8 8 (1.07%) Debian
9 7 (0.94%) CentOS
9 7 (0.94%) Mac OS
10 6 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.13%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 709 (95.17%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (31.54%) TDD
3 184 (24.70%) MVC
4 179 (24.03%) Software Engineering
5 136 (18.26%) Test Automation
6 135 (18.12%) Kanban
7 126 (16.91%) Continuous Integration
8 104 (13.96%) BDD
9 102 (13.69%) SDLC
10 97 (13.02%) Project Management
11 87 (11.68%) Web Application Development
12 80 (10.74%) Mentoring
13 73 (9.80%) DevOps
14 72 (9.66%) OO
15 70 (9.40%) User Stories
16 63 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
17 58 (7.79%) Collaborative Working
18 54 (7.25%) Unit Testing
19 53 (7.11%) Dependency Injection
20 52 (6.98%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 288 (38.66%) C#
2 203 (27.25%) JavaScript
3 163 (21.88%) Java
4 124 (16.64%) SQL
5 110 (14.77%) Python
6 83 (11.14%) C++
7 27 (3.62%) Bash Shell
7 27 (3.62%) PHP
8 24 (3.22%) C
9 22 (2.95%) T-SQL
10 16 (2.15%) TypeScript
11 14 (1.88%) Go
12 13 (1.74%) Ruby
13 12 (1.61%) Java 8
14 11 (1.48%) PowerShell
15 9 (1.21%) Scala
16 8 (1.07%) Erlang
16 8 (1.07%) Perl
17 7 (0.94%) Haskell
17 7 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 71 (9.53%) Degree
2 26 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 20 (2.68%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.21%) CISSP
4 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.07%) PMI Certification
6 7 (0.94%) ISEB
7 6 (0.81%) CBAP
7 6 (0.81%) CCNA
7 6 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.81%) CompTIA Security+
7 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.81%) GIAC
7 6 (0.81%) IIBA
7 6 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
7 6 (0.81%) MCSE
7 6 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (0.81%) SANS
7 6 (0.81%) SSCP
8 5 (0.67%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (11.14%) QA
2 9 (1.21%) GCP
3 3 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
4 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 44 (5.91%) Docker
2 13 (1.74%) Firmware
3 7 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
4 6 (0.81%) vSphere
5 3 (0.40%) Apache Flume
6 2 (0.27%) HDFS
7 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 29 (3.89%) Kubernetes
2 19 (2.55%) Grafana
3 17 (2.28%) Ansible
4 15 (2.01%) Puppet
5 12 (1.61%) Salt
6 10 (1.34%) Prometheus
7 8 (1.07%) ZABBIX
8 7 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (0.81%) Munin
10 3 (0.40%) Nagios
10 3 (0.40%) Oozie
11 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.27%) Icinga
11 2 (0.27%) Kibana
11 2 (0.27%) logstash
11 2 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.13%) Rancher
12 1 (0.13%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 117 (15.70%) Microsoft
2 41 (5.50%) Oracle
3 29 (3.89%) Facebook
4 27 (3.62%) WorldPay
5 24 (3.22%) Google
6 12 (1.61%) Xamarin
7 11 (1.48%) VMware
8 10 (1.34%) Red Hat
9 9 (1.21%) SAP
10 7 (0.94%) Adobe
10 7 (0.94%) Cloudera
10 7 (0.94%) IBM
10 7 (0.94%) Perforce
10 7 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.81%) New Relic
11 6 (0.81%) PagerDuty
11 6 (0.81%) Workday
12 5 (0.67%) Apple
13 4 (0.54%) Citrix
13 4 (0.54%) Veeam