Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 31 28 23
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 332 136 637
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 6.09% 7.60% 9.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 8.40% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 150 105 424
10th Percentile £45,000 £36,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
75th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £70,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £95,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 4,973 1,619 6,281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.21% 90.45% 90.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,679 1,324 4,595
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £35,500 £38,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £74,050
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% -

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 15 October 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 15 October 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
Hertfordshire -4 113 £60,000 +11.63% 34
Cambridgeshire -19 108 £60,000 - 23
Essex +23 77 £58,750 -16.07% 15
Bedfordshire -16 26 £62,500 +38.89% 4
Suffolk -9 7 £50,000 -28.57%
Norfolk -24 2 £48,750 +18.18% 4
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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.

1 269 (81.02%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (33.13%) C#
3 106 (31.93%) Software Engineering
4 98 (29.52%) Social Skills
5 86 (25.90%) SQL
6 81 (24.40%) DevOps
7 80 (24.10%) Degree
8 79 (23.80%) AWS
9 77 (23.19%) Azure
9 77 (23.19%) JavaScript
10 71 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
11 64 (19.28%) SDLC
12 63 (18.98%) JIRA
12 63 (18.98%) TDD
13 61 (18.37%) Project Management
14 60 (18.07%) Java
15 59 (17.77%) Python
16 54 (16.27%) Continuous Delivery
17 52 (15.66%) Docker
17 52 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
18 51 (15.36%) .NET
19 50 (15.06%) C++
20 48 (14.46%) Computer Science
20 48 (14.46%) Microservices
21 47 (14.16%) Kubernetes
21 47 (14.16%) Kanban
21 47 (14.16%) Life Science
22 46 (13.86%) Web Services
23 44 (13.25%) Serverless
24 41 (12.35%) CSS

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 24 (7.23%) Apache Spark
2 21 (6.33%) Confluence
3 12 (3.61%) WebLogic
4 9 (2.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (2.11%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.81%) Jupyter
7 4 (1.20%) nginx
8 3 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.90%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.60%) CMS
9 2 (0.60%) Drupal
9 2 (0.60%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.30%) Apache
10 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.30%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (5.72%) Simulink
2 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (2.71%) Magento
2 2 (0.60%) ProductWriter
2 2 (0.60%) Sprinklr
2 2 (0.60%) Teamcenter
3 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.30%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.30%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 79 (23.80%) AWS
2 77 (23.19%) Azure
3 44 (13.25%) Serverless
4 22 (6.63%) SaaS
5 20 (6.02%) GCP
6 12 (3.61%) Power Platform
7 10 (3.01%) OpenShift
8 9 (2.71%) Amazon EKS
9 8 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 8 (2.41%) Amazon S3
9 8 (2.41%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (2.11%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (2.11%) Amazon EMR
10 7 (2.11%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (2.11%) PowerApps
11 5 (1.51%) Azure Data Factory
11 5 (1.51%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 4 (1.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
12 4 (1.20%) Google Analytics
12 4 (1.20%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.20%) Internet
2 3 (0.90%) Firewall
2 3 (0.90%) HTTP
3 2 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
3 2 (0.60%) LAN
4 1 (0.30%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.24%) Relational Database
2 20 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (5.12%) Hadoop
3 17 (5.12%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.92%) RDBMS
5 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database
5 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database 10g
5 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database 11g
5 12 (3.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 11 (3.31%) MySQL
7 10 (3.01%) Power BI
8 8 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (2.11%) Electronic Patient Records
10 5 (1.51%) Amazon Aurora
10 5 (1.51%) Apache Hive
10 5 (1.51%) Data Lake
10 5 (1.51%) MongoDB
10 5 (1.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 63 (18.98%) JIRA
2 41 (12.35%) Jenkins
3 35 (10.54%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.42%) GitLab
5 10 (3.01%) Selenium
6 9 (2.71%) Cucumber
7 8 (2.41%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (1.81%) TestRail
9 5 (1.51%) Maven
9 5 (1.51%) Sonatype Nexus
10 4 (1.20%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.20%) NUnit
10 4 (1.20%) WebDriver
11 3 (0.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (0.90%) Protractor
11 3 (0.90%) Rational DOORS
11 3 (0.90%) Rational Rhapsody
12 2 (0.60%) Bitbucket Server
12 2 (0.60%) kappa
12 2 (0.60%) Serenity BDD
General
1 98 (29.52%) Social Skills
2 30 (9.04%) Finance
2 30 (9.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 24 (7.23%) Games
4 23 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.93%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 20 (6.02%) Law
6 19 (5.72%) Presentation Skills
7 17 (5.12%) Marketing
8 16 (4.82%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.81%) Public Sector
9 6 (1.81%) Retail
10 5 (1.51%) Local Government
11 4 (1.20%) Advertising
11 4 (1.20%) Banking
11 4 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.90%) Organisational Skills
13 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 132 (39.76%) Developer
2 36 (10.84%) Software Engineer
3 29 (8.73%) Lead Developer
3 29 (8.73%) Product Owner
3 29 (8.73%) Software Developer
4 25 (7.53%) C# Software Engineer
4 25 (7.53%) Scrum Master
5 22 (6.63%) C# Developer
5 22 (6.63%) C++ Developer
6 18 (5.42%) Full Stack Developer
7 17 (5.12%) C++/C# Developer
7 17 (5.12%) Lead C# Developer
8 16 (4.82%) Project Manager
9 13 (3.92%) Architect
10 12 (3.61%) Analyst
10 12 (3.61%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (3.31%) Java Developer
11 11 (3.31%) Product Manager
11 11 (3.31%) Senior Developer
12 10 (3.01%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (15.36%) .NET
2 46 (13.86%) Web Services
3 41 (12.35%) CSS
4 37 (11.14%) AngularJS
5 36 (10.84%) React
6 32 (9.64%) REST
7 26 (7.83%) Node.js
8 23 (6.93%) Spring
9 22 (6.63%) Spring Boot
10 21 (6.33%) HTML
11 15 (4.52%) RESTful
12 14 (4.22%) ASP.NET
12 14 (4.22%) Velocity
13 12 (3.61%) Elastic Stack
14 11 (3.31%) Vue.js
15 10 (3.01%) .NET Core
15 10 (3.01%) ASP.NET Web API
16 9 (2.71%) pytest
16 9 (2.71%) SOAP
17 8 (2.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 47 (14.16%) Life Science
2 38 (11.45%) User Experience
3 25 (7.53%) Algorithms
4 21 (6.33%) Mobile App
5 19 (5.72%) Social Media
6 16 (4.82%) Cloud Native
7 15 (4.52%) Management Information System
8 14 (4.22%) Self-Motivation
9 12 (3.61%) Data Structures
9 12 (3.61%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.81%) NHS
11 5 (1.51%) iPad
12 4 (1.20%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.60%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.60%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.60%) State Machine
13 2 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.30%) Greenfield Project
14 1 (0.30%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.84%) Linux
2 14 (4.22%) Unix
3 10 (3.01%) Windows
4 6 (1.81%) Mac OS
5 5 (1.51%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (1.20%) Android
7 2 (0.60%) VxWorks
8 1 (0.30%) CentOS
8 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (81.02%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (31.93%) Software Engineering
3 81 (24.40%) DevOps
4 71 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (19.28%) SDLC
6 63 (18.98%) TDD
7 61 (18.37%) Project Management
8 54 (16.27%) Continuous Delivery
9 52 (15.66%) Problem-Solving
10 48 (14.46%) Computer Science
10 48 (14.46%) Microservices
11 47 (14.16%) Kanban
12 41 (12.35%) Analytics
13 35 (10.54%) Full Stack Development
13 35 (10.54%) Mentoring
13 35 (10.54%) Synthetic Environment
13 35 (10.54%) Systems Engineering
13 35 (10.54%) Visualisation
14 34 (10.24%) Unit Testing
15 33 (9.94%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 110 (33.13%) C#
2 86 (25.90%) SQL
3 77 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 60 (18.07%) Java
5 59 (17.77%) Python
6 50 (15.06%) C++
7 12 (3.61%) Java 11
7 12 (3.61%) PL/SQL
7 12 (3.61%) TypeScript
8 11 (3.31%) C
8 11 (3.31%) Java 8
9 8 (2.41%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.11%) Perl
10 7 (2.11%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.81%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.81%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.51%) Groovy
12 5 (1.51%) PHP
13 3 (0.90%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 80 (24.10%) Degree
2 29 (8.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (8.13%) Security Cleared
4 22 (6.63%) SC Cleared
5 18 (5.42%) PhD
6 11 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.20%) DV Cleared
7 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.90%) ISEB
8 3 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.90%) MBCS
8 3 (0.90%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.90%) PMP
9 2 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 2 (0.60%) AWS Certification
9 2 (0.60%) CCSP
9 2 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.60%) CISSP
9 2 (0.60%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.43%) QA
2 16 (4.82%) GxP
3 4 (1.20%) PMO
4 3 (0.90%) SLA
5 2 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.30%) GDPR
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.30%) NIST
System Software
1 52 (15.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 47 (14.16%) Kubernetes
2 30 (9.04%) Ansible
3 15 (4.52%) Terraform
4 6 (1.81%) Kubeflow
5 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 34 (10.24%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.04%) Oracle
3 20 (6.02%) OutSystems
4 17 (5.12%) Facebook
5 11 (3.31%) Adobe
6 10 (3.01%) Dataiku
7 9 (2.71%) CA Agile Central
7 9 (2.71%) MuleSoft
8 7 (2.11%) MicroStrategy
8 7 (2.11%) Pega
8 7 (2.11%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.11%) WSO2
9 6 (1.81%) YouTube
10 5 (1.51%) Alibaba
10 5 (1.51%) Databricks
10 5 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.51%) Splunk
10 5 (1.51%) Talend
11 4 (1.20%) Google
12 3 (0.90%) Salesforce.com