Period
to 29 July 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 29 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
29 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 28 32 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 -7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 292 225 618
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 6.16% 7.22% 8.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 7.99% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 174 157 472
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £53,750
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -2.33% +2.38%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £66,563
90th Percentile £70,000 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 4,317 2,816 6,585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.11% 90.40% 89.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,508 2,171 5,062
10th Percentile £28,941 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £79,000 £73,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -3 100 £60,000 +20.00% 39
Hertfordshire -10 98 £55,000 - 20
Essex +29 62 £55,000 -4.35% 12
Bedfordshire -16 23 £57,000 -12.31% 5
Suffolk -4 8 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Norfolk -6 1 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 242 (82.88%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (31.85%) C#
3 85 (29.11%) Software Engineering
4 82 (28.08%) Social Skills
5 70 (23.97%) JIRA
6 67 (22.95%) SQL
7 65 (22.26%) SDLC
8 63 (21.58%) Project Management
9 59 (20.21%) DevOps
10 58 (19.86%) JavaScript
11 54 (18.49%) Java
12 52 (17.81%) AWS
13 50 (17.12%) TDD
14 47 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
15 46 (15.75%) .NET
15 46 (15.75%) Web Services
16 43 (14.73%) Azure
17 42 (14.38%) Kanban
18 40 (13.70%) CSS
18 40 (13.70%) Docker
19 39 (13.36%) C++
20 38 (13.01%) Degree
20 38 (13.01%) User Experience
20 38 (13.01%) Synthetic Environment
20 38 (13.01%) Systems Engineering
21 37 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
22 36 (12.33%) QA
23 34 (11.64%) Test Automation
23 34 (11.64%) Continuous Delivery
23 34 (11.64%) 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 29 (9.93%) Confluence
2 17 (5.82%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.42%) Apache Spark
4 7 (2.40%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.03%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.68%) CMS
6 2 (0.68%) Drupal
6 2 (0.68%) nginx
6 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (4.79%) Simulink
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.68%) Gephi
4 1 (0.34%) Sketch
4 1 (0.34%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (1.03%) Magento
2 2 (0.68%) ProductWriter
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 52 (17.81%) AWS
2 43 (14.73%) Azure
3 28 (9.59%) SaaS
4 14 (4.79%) Serverless
5 12 (4.11%) GCP
6 5 (1.71%) Power Platform
7 3 (1.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
7 3 (1.03%) GitHub
7 3 (1.03%) Microsoft 365
7 3 (1.03%) PowerApps
7 3 (1.03%) Trello
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.68%) Amazon SQS
8 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.68%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.68%) Google Data Studio
8 2 (0.68%) PaaS
8 2 (0.68%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.08%) HTTP
2 7 (2.40%) Internet
3 6 (2.05%) Firewall
4 3 (1.03%) DNS
5 2 (0.68%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.68%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.68%) LAN
5 2 (0.68%) MPLS
5 2 (0.68%) SSL
5 2 (0.68%) VPN
6 1 (0.34%) 5G
6 1 (0.34%) Network Security
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.88%) Relational Database
2 13 (4.45%) MongoDB
2 13 (4.45%) MySQL
3 10 (3.42%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
4 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database 12c
4 7 (2.40%) RDBMS
5 6 (2.05%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.71%) Big Data
6 5 (1.71%) GIS
6 5 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.37%) Apache Hive
7 4 (1.37%) Metadata
7 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.37%) Power BI
7 4 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.03%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 70 (23.97%) JIRA
2 23 (7.88%) Jenkins
3 21 (7.19%) Git (software)
4 19 (6.51%) GitLab
5 18 (6.16%) Selenium
6 13 (4.45%) Cucumber
7 12 (4.11%) Maven
8 9 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
8 9 (3.08%) Rational Rhapsody
9 8 (2.74%) WebDriver
10 5 (1.71%) Bitbucket
11 4 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.37%) Bitbucket Server
12 3 (1.03%) JUnit
12 3 (1.03%) NUnit
12 3 (1.03%) Protractor
12 3 (1.03%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.68%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.68%) IntelliJ
13 2 (0.68%) JMeter
General
1 82 (28.08%) Social Skills
2 31 (10.62%) Finance
3 16 (5.48%) Presentation Skills
4 15 (5.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.11%) Marketing
6 10 (3.42%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 9 (3.08%) Avionics
7 9 (3.08%) Law
7 9 (3.08%) Public Sector
8 8 (2.74%) Games
8 8 (2.74%) Military
8 8 (2.74%) Retail
9 6 (2.05%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.37%) Automotive
10 4 (1.37%) Banking
11 3 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
11 3 (1.03%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 97 (33.22%) Developer
2 41 (14.04%) Software Engineer
3 30 (10.27%) Product Owner
4 24 (8.22%) C# Software Engineer
5 20 (6.85%) C# Developer
6 19 (6.51%) Scrum Master
6 19 (6.51%) Software Developer
7 18 (6.16%) C++ Developer
8 17 (5.82%) Lead Developer
9 14 (4.79%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.45%) C++/C# Developer
10 13 (4.45%) Full Stack Developer
10 13 (4.45%) Lead C# Developer
11 11 (3.77%) Product Manager
11 11 (3.77%) Test Engineer
12 10 (3.42%) Analyst
12 10 (3.42%) Test Automation Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) Python Engineer
13 9 (3.08%) Senior Software Engineer
14 8 (2.74%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.75%) .NET
1 46 (15.75%) Web Services
2 40 (13.70%) CSS
3 29 (9.93%) AngularJS
4 25 (8.56%) Node.js
5 23 (7.88%) RabbitMQ
6 22 (7.53%) REST
7 20 (6.85%) React
8 19 (6.51%) HTML
9 17 (5.82%) Spring
10 15 (5.14%) RESTful
10 15 (5.14%) Spring Boot
11 13 (4.45%) Elastic Stack
12 12 (4.11%) .NET Core
13 11 (3.77%) SOAP
13 11 (3.77%) WPF
14 10 (3.42%) ASP.NET
15 8 (2.74%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (2.40%) JMS
16 7 (2.40%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.01%) User Experience
2 22 (7.53%) Life Science
3 21 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.11%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.42%) Algorithms
6 7 (2.40%) Social Media
7 6 (2.05%) Cloud Native
7 6 (2.05%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.05%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.71%) NHS
9 3 (1.03%) Data Centre
9 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.03%) iPad
9 3 (1.03%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.68%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (0.68%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.68%) Robotics
10 2 (0.68%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.16%) Linux
2 10 (3.42%) Windows
3 5 (1.71%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (1.37%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Unix
5 1 (0.34%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (82.88%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (29.11%) Software Engineering
3 65 (22.26%) SDLC
4 63 (21.58%) Project Management
5 59 (20.21%) DevOps
6 50 (17.12%) TDD
7 47 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (14.38%) Kanban
9 38 (13.01%) Synthetic Environment
9 38 (13.01%) Systems Engineering
10 37 (12.67%) Problem-Solving
11 34 (11.64%) Continuous Delivery
11 34 (11.64%) Test Automation
12 33 (11.30%) Microservices
13 32 (10.96%) Full Stack Development
14 31 (10.62%) Unit Testing
15 29 (9.93%) Waterfall
16 28 (9.59%) User Stories
17 27 (9.25%) Visualisation
18 26 (8.90%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 93 (31.85%) C#
2 67 (22.95%) SQL
3 58 (19.86%) JavaScript
4 54 (18.49%) Java
5 39 (13.36%) C++
6 34 (11.64%) Python
7 22 (7.53%) TypeScript
8 9 (3.08%) MATLAB
9 7 (2.40%) Java 11
9 7 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 5 (1.71%) Java 8
10 5 (1.71%) PHP
11 4 (1.37%) C
11 4 (1.37%) Kotlin
11 4 (1.37%) R
12 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.68%) Perl
13 2 (0.68%) VB
13 2 (0.68%) VB6
13 2 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (13.01%) Degree
2 26 (8.90%) Security Cleared
3 24 (8.22%) SC Cleared
4 13 (4.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (2.74%) PhD
6 7 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.03%) ISTQB
8 3 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.68%) CCNA
9 2 (0.68%) CEH
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.68%) CISSP
9 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.68%) GIAC
9 2 (0.68%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.68%) MCSE
9 2 (0.68%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.68%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (12.33%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) GxP
3 5 (1.71%) Accessibility
4 4 (1.37%) PMO
5 3 (1.03%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) GDPR
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.34%) NIST
System Software
1 40 (13.70%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 30 (10.27%) Kubernetes
2 15 (5.14%) Ansible
3 9 (3.08%) Kibana
4 6 (2.05%) Terraform
5 3 (1.03%) Kubeflow
6 2 (0.68%) Grafana
6 2 (0.68%) Oozie
6 2 (0.68%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (7.19%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.85%) OutSystems
3 19 (6.51%) Oracle
4 10 (3.42%) IBM
4 10 (3.42%) ServiceNow
5 7 (2.40%) AppDynamics
5 7 (2.40%) Facebook
5 7 (2.40%) Instagram
6 5 (1.71%) Google
7 4 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
7 4 (1.37%) Splunk
8 3 (1.03%) Adobe
8 3 (1.03%) Dataiku
8 3 (1.03%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.03%) Symantec
9 2 (0.68%) BT
9 2 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
9 2 (0.68%) Sun
9 2 (0.68%) VMware