Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -7 +1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 928 1,008 1,114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.19% 8.13% 7.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 9.09% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 785 929 903
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £46,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.51% -2.63% -5.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £33,350
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 11,575 11,089 12,986
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.67% 89.47% 89.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8,975 8,981 10,474
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Hertfordshire -9 385 £50,000 +5.26% 29
Cambridgeshire +10 371 £54,000 +20.00% 59
Essex +2 67 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Suffolk +28 42 £57,500 +21.05% 13
Norfolk -15 33 £40,000 +6.67% 15
Bedfordshire -22 29 £55,000 +22.22% 8
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 891 (96.01%) Agile Software Development
2 373 (40.19%) C#
3 372 (40.09%) .NET
4 323 (34.81%) TDD
5 283 (30.50%) Java
6 277 (29.85%) JavaScript
7 246 (26.51%) Software Engineering
8 236 (25.43%) ASP.NET
9 233 (25.11%) MVC
10 212 (22.84%) HTML
11 204 (21.98%) Linux
12 197 (21.23%) AngularJS
13 190 (20.47%) Finance
14 175 (18.86%) SQL
15 174 (18.75%) SQL Server
16 161 (17.35%) CSS
17 157 (16.92%) SDLC
18 155 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 152 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
20 151 (16.27%) Kanban
20 151 (16.27%) JIRA
21 148 (15.95%) Test Automation
22 144 (15.52%) OO
23 142 (15.30%) Microsoft
24 138 (14.87%) Web Services
25 134 (14.44%) BDD
26 127 (13.69%) Python
27 125 (13.47%) Git (software)
28 115 (12.39%) Degree
29 111 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure

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 60 (6.47%) Confluence
2 24 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 18 (1.94%) IIS
5 15 (1.62%) WebLogic
6 14 (1.51%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.29%) SharePoint Server
8 11 (1.19%) JBoss
8 11 (1.19%) Oracle Service Bus
9 8 (0.86%) Mule
9 8 (0.86%) Mule ESB
9 8 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.75%) CMS
10 7 (0.75%) SharePoint
11 5 (0.54%) Apache Spark
11 5 (0.54%) nginx
12 4 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
13 3 (0.32%) Apache
14 2 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (0.54%) HipChat
1 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.22%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP MDG
2 1 (0.11%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 111 (11.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 80 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (4.42%) SaaS
4 23 (2.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (1.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 9 (0.97%) Google App Engine
7 9 (0.97%) Google Compute Engine
8 8 (0.86%) Boomi
9 5 (0.54%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.43%) PaaS
10 4 (0.43%) Trello
11 3 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
11 3 (0.32%) Office 365
12 2 (0.22%) GitHub
13 1 (0.11%) IaaS
13 1 (0.11%) Serverless
13 1 (0.11%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 37 (3.99%) Internet
2 26 (2.80%) VPN
3 20 (2.16%) HTTP
4 12 (1.29%) Broadband
5 11 (1.19%) Firewall
5 11 (1.19%) SSL
5 11 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.19%) Wireless
6 10 (1.08%) WAN
7 9 (0.97%) SNMP
8 8 (0.86%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.54%) SMS
10 4 (0.43%) 3GPP
10 4 (0.43%) 5G
10 4 (0.43%) LTE
10 4 (0.43%) OFDM
10 4 (0.43%) WCDMA
10 4 (0.43%) WiMAX
11 3 (0.32%) Bluetooth
11 3 (0.32%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 90 (9.70%) SQL Server 2016
3 44 (4.74%) MongoDB
4 40 (4.31%) RavenDB
5 38 (4.09%) Relational Database
6 28 (3.02%) NoSQL
7 22 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 21 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (1.83%) MySQL
9 17 (1.83%) SQL Server 2014
10 16 (1.72%) Oracle Database
10 16 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (1.51%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.29%) PostgreSQL
13 11 (1.19%) Big Data
13 11 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
14 10 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.97%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 151 (16.27%) JIRA
2 125 (13.47%) Git (software)
3 78 (8.41%) Jenkins
4 57 (6.14%) Selenium
5 50 (5.39%) Visual Studio
6 43 (4.63%) NUnit
7 42 (4.53%) Team Foundation Server
7 42 (4.53%) WebDriver
8 31 (3.34%) Maven
9 30 (3.23%) Cucumber
10 24 (2.59%) JBehave
11 21 (2.26%) JUnit
12 19 (2.05%) gulp
12 19 (2.05%) MSTest
13 18 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
14 16 (1.72%) Moq
15 13 (1.40%) Protractor
16 11 (1.19%) Bitbucket
16 11 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
16 11 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 190 (20.47%) Finance
2 95 (10.24%) Retail
3 86 (9.27%) Marketing
4 36 (3.88%) Advertising
5 14 (1.51%) Banking
5 14 (1.51%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.40%) Automotive
6 13 (1.40%) Games
7 12 (1.29%) Manufacturing
8 11 (1.19%) Publishing
9 7 (0.75%) Electronics
9 7 (0.75%) Legal
10 6 (0.65%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.22%) Back Office
11 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 441 (47.52%) Developer
2 209 (22.52%) .NET Developer
3 128 (13.79%) Software Engineer
4 114 (12.28%) C# Developer
5 95 (10.24%) Software Developer
6 83 (8.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 82 (8.84%) Scrum Master
8 74 (7.97%) Java Developer
9 63 (6.79%) Senior Software Engineer
10 57 (6.14%) Project Manager
11 56 (6.03%) C++ Software Engineer
12 55 (5.93%) Java Engineer
13 54 (5.82%) Senior Developer
14 52 (5.60%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
15 51 (5.50%) .NET Software Developer
16 38 (4.09%) C# Software Developer
17 36 (3.88%) Test Engineer
18 32 (3.45%) Development Manager
19 31 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
20 30 (3.23%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 372 (40.09%) .NET
2 236 (25.43%) ASP.NET
3 212 (22.84%) HTML
4 197 (21.23%) AngularJS
5 161 (17.35%) CSS
6 155 (16.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 138 (14.87%) Web Services
8 106 (11.42%) RESTful
9 101 (10.88%) HTML5
10 97 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web API
11 86 (9.27%) .NET Framework
12 78 (8.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 75 (8.08%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 73 (7.87%) XML
15 67 (7.22%) jQuery
15 67 (7.22%) WCF
16 53 (5.71%) CSS3
17 50 (5.39%) WPF
18 41 (4.42%) Spring
19 36 (3.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (8.08%) Computer Science
2 59 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
3 48 (5.17%) Fintech
4 45 (4.85%) Greenfield Project
5 32 (3.45%) User Experience
6 28 (3.02%) Mobile App
7 24 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 19 (2.05%) Virtual Team
9 18 (1.94%) Algorithms
10 13 (1.40%) Internet of Things
11 12 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (0.97%) 3D Graphics
13 8 (0.86%) Device Driver
14 7 (0.75%) Driving Licence
15 6 (0.65%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.65%) Social Network
16 5 (0.54%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.54%) N-Tier
16 5 (0.54%) Replication
17 4 (0.43%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 204 (21.98%) Linux
2 86 (9.27%) Windows
3 56 (6.03%) Unix
4 35 (3.77%) Android
4 35 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 29 (3.13%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.62%) Embedded Linux
7 14 (1.51%) Debian
8 11 (1.19%) Ubuntu
9 9 (0.97%) CoreOS
10 6 (0.65%) CentOS
11 5 (0.54%) Mac OS
11 5 (0.54%) Mac OS X
11 5 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.32%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 891 (96.01%) Agile Software Development
2 323 (34.81%) TDD
3 246 (26.51%) Software Engineering
4 233 (25.11%) MVC
5 157 (16.92%) SDLC
6 152 (16.38%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (16.27%) Kanban
8 148 (15.95%) Test Automation
9 144 (15.52%) OO
10 134 (14.44%) BDD
11 108 (11.64%) Mentoring
12 100 (10.78%) Web Application Development
13 97 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
14 79 (8.51%) Collaborative Working
15 77 (8.30%) E-Commerce
15 77 (8.30%) Unit Testing
16 75 (8.08%) Coaching
17 60 (6.47%) Open Source
18 58 (6.25%) Project Management
19 55 (5.93%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 373 (40.19%) C#
2 283 (30.50%) Java
3 277 (29.85%) JavaScript
4 175 (18.86%) SQL
5 127 (13.69%) Python
6 90 (9.70%) C++
7 75 (8.08%) C
8 73 (7.87%) PHP
9 39 (4.20%) VB.NET
10 36 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 34 (3.66%) VBA
12 21 (2.26%) ES6
13 20 (2.16%) Bash Shell
13 20 (2.16%) Java 8
13 20 (2.16%) Ruby
14 17 (1.83%) PL/SQL
15 14 (1.51%) Embedded C
16 11 (1.19%) Go
16 11 (1.19%) Groovy
17 8 (0.86%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 115 (12.39%) Degree
2 31 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 20 (2.16%) ISTQB
4 12 (1.29%) ISEB
5 10 (1.08%) Security Cleared
6 8 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
8 3 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.32%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.22%) MCPD
9 2 (0.22%) MCSD
9 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.11%) CISA
10 1 (0.11%) CISMP
10 1 (0.11%) CISSP
10 1 (0.11%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.11%) PMP
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (11.53%) QA
2 8 (0.86%) GCP
3 4 (0.43%) PMO
4 2 (0.22%) ISO 13485
5 1 (0.11%) GDPR
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.11%) JTAG
5 1 (0.11%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (3.77%) Docker
2 9 (0.97%) Ceph
3 5 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.11%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.11%) HDFS
4 1 (0.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 27 (2.91%) Kubernetes
2 24 (2.59%) Puppet
3 17 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.40%) Terraform
5 8 (0.86%) Ansible
5 8 (0.86%) Grafana
6 5 (0.54%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.43%) CA Service Virtualization
7 4 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.43%) Munin
7 4 (0.43%) Salt
7 4 (0.43%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.32%) MOM
8 3 (0.32%) OpenNMS
9 2 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.22%) Nagios
10 1 (0.11%) Cobbler
10 1 (0.11%) logstash
10 1 (0.11%) Oozie
Vendors
1 142 (15.30%) Microsoft
2 93 (10.02%) Oracle
3 59 (6.36%) WorldPay
4 29 (3.13%) Google
5 28 (3.02%) Facebook
5 28 (3.02%) VMware
6 24 (2.59%) Citrix
7 21 (2.26%) Veeam
8 15 (1.62%) Xamarin
9 14 (1.51%) SAP
10 12 (1.29%) IBM
11 10 (1.08%) webMethods
12 9 (0.97%) Talend
13 8 (0.86%) Dell
13 8 (0.86%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.86%) SnapLogic
13 8 (0.86%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.86%) WSO2
14 6 (0.65%) Atlassian
14 6 (0.65%) Twitter