Period
to 23 September 2019

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 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 33 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 610 739 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 8.65% 6.72% 7.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.61% 7.43% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 419 659 748
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,000 £33,556
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 6,350 9,947 10,504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.99% 90.48% 90.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4,574 7,356 8,545
East of England median annual salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.74% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,005 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,450
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,140 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +0.28% -

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 23 September 2019.

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 23 September 2019. 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 +16 224 £57,500 +4.55% 43
Cambridgeshire 0 193 £56,250 +7.14% 63
Bedfordshire +8 89 £52,500 -20.45% 18
Suffolk +5 45 £50,000 -5.66% 8
Essex +19 39 £57,500 +15.00% 15
Norfolk 0 20 £40,000 - 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, 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.

1 512 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (30.49%) Kanban
3 168 (27.54%) TDD
4 167 (27.38%) Java
5 156 (25.57%) C#
6 154 (25.25%) Azure
7 153 (25.08%) Test Automation
8 149 (24.43%) Git (software)
9 148 (24.26%) JavaScript
9 148 (24.26%) .NET
10 129 (21.15%) SQL
10 129 (21.15%) JIRA
11 125 (20.49%) BDD
12 121 (19.84%) AWS
13 102 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
14 101 (16.56%) Software Engineering
15 100 (16.39%) DevOps
16 95 (15.57%) Degree
17 93 (15.25%) Linux
17 93 (15.25%) E-Commerce
17 93 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
18 91 (14.92%) AngularJS
18 91 (14.92%) SQL Server
19 88 (14.43%) CSS
19 88 (14.43%) SDLC
20 84 (13.77%) Python
21 82 (13.44%) User Experience
22 78 (12.79%) REST
23 77 (12.62%) MVC
24 75 (12.30%) React

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 43 (7.05%) Apache Spark
2 29 (4.75%) Confluence
3 16 (2.62%) Apache
4 13 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (2.13%) JBoss
5 11 (1.80%) CMS
6 7 (1.15%) OpenStack
6 7 (1.15%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.82%) nginx
8 4 (0.66%) NServiceBus
8 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
8 4 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.66%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.66%) WordPress
9 3 (0.49%) NetWeaver
10 2 (0.33%) IIS
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.16%) Mule
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 24 (3.93%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (2.62%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.66%) Gliffy
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.33%) InVision
5 2 (0.33%) Sketch
6 1 (0.16%) Flinto
6 1 (0.16%) HipChat
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (3.28%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (0.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.33%) Magento
4 1 (0.16%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 154 (25.25%) Azure
2 121 (19.84%) AWS
3 37 (6.07%) SaaS
4 34 (5.57%) GCP
5 15 (2.46%) GitHub
6 13 (2.13%) BrowserStack
7 11 (1.80%) Sauce Labs
8 9 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.15%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.82%) Amazon EMR
12 4 (0.66%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.66%) Slack
13 3 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
13 3 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
13 3 (0.49%) IaaS
13 3 (0.49%) Office 365
13 3 (0.49%) PaaS
13 3 (0.49%) Power Platform
14 2 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 9 (1.48%) Firewall
2 9 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.31%) Internet
4 7 (1.15%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.66%) HTTP
6 3 (0.49%) DNS
6 3 (0.49%) Hyperconnected
7 2 (0.33%) Network Security
7 2 (0.33%) SNMP
7 2 (0.33%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.16%) DHCP
8 1 (0.16%) FTP
8 1 (0.16%) Intranet
8 1 (0.16%) NetScaler
8 1 (0.16%) NGN
8 1 (0.16%) Skype
8 1 (0.16%) SMTP
8 1 (0.16%) WAN
8 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.92%) SQL Server
2 53 (8.69%) Big Data
3 43 (7.05%) Relational Database
4 35 (5.74%) Apache Hive
5 32 (5.25%) RDBMS
6 31 (5.08%) Impala
7 24 (3.93%) NoSQL
8 21 (3.44%) Geospatial Data
8 21 (3.44%) GIS
8 21 (3.44%) MySQL
9 18 (2.95%) Hadoop
10 15 (2.46%) Apache Kudu
11 13 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.13%) MongoDB
11 13 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
12 11 (1.80%) HBase
12 11 (1.80%) JasperReports
12 11 (1.80%) Sqoop
13 10 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 149 (24.43%) Git (software)
2 129 (21.15%) JIRA
3 69 (11.31%) Jenkins
4 68 (11.15%) Selenium
5 42 (6.89%) Visual Studio
6 33 (5.41%) SoapUI
7 32 (5.25%) Bitbucket
8 31 (5.08%) TeamCity
9 26 (4.26%) JUnit
10 25 (4.10%) git-flow
11 24 (3.93%) Maven
12 22 (3.61%) WebDriver
13 20 (3.28%) Cucumber
13 20 (3.28%) SpecFlow
14 19 (3.11%) Appium
14 19 (3.11%) NUnit
14 19 (3.11%) Octopus Deploy
15 15 (2.46%) Bitbucket Server
16 14 (2.30%) Moq
16 14 (2.30%) Subversion
General
1 65 (10.66%) Finance
2 58 (9.51%) Retail
3 32 (5.25%) Games
4 30 (4.92%) Marketing
5 26 (4.26%) Banking
6 16 (2.62%) Legal
7 10 (1.64%) Public Sector
8 9 (1.48%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.15%) Electronics
10 6 (0.98%) Back Office
11 5 (0.82%) Telecoms
12 4 (0.66%) Automotive
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Local Government
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (32.46%) Developer
2 60 (9.84%) Software Engineer
3 58 (9.51%) Software Developer
4 56 (9.18%) Analyst
5 55 (9.02%) .NET Developer
6 49 (8.03%) C# Developer
7 40 (6.56%) Product Owner
8 36 (5.90%) Architect
8 36 (5.90%) Senior Developer
8 36 (5.90%) Test Engineer
9 34 (5.57%) C# .NET Developer
10 31 (5.08%) Java Engineer
11 30 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 28 (4.59%) Project Manager
13 27 (4.43%) Java Software Engineer
13 27 (4.43%) Tester
14 26 (4.26%) Java Developer
15 24 (3.93%) Scrum Master
15 24 (3.93%) Senior Tester
15 24 (3.93%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (24.26%) .NET
2 91 (14.92%) AngularJS
3 88 (14.43%) CSS
4 78 (12.79%) REST
5 75 (12.30%) React
6 73 (11.97%) HTML
7 68 (11.15%) Spring
7 68 (11.15%) Web Services
8 49 (8.03%) .NET Framework
9 47 (7.70%) SOAP
10 44 (7.21%) JSON
11 42 (6.89%) RESTful
12 37 (6.07%) ASP.NET
12 37 (6.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (5.74%) jQuery
14 34 (5.57%) .NET Core
15 31 (5.08%) Gherkin
16 30 (4.92%) HTML5
17 28 (4.59%) Node.js
17 28 (4.59%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 93 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (13.44%) User Experience
3 42 (6.89%) Virtual Team
4 41 (6.72%) Algorithms
5 33 (5.41%) Data Structures
6 18 (2.95%) Self-Motivation
7 16 (2.62%) Analytical Mindset
8 15 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (2.46%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 12 (1.97%) Blog
10 12 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 12 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
11 9 (1.48%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.48%) Smartphone
12 8 (1.31%) Driving Licence
12 8 (1.31%) SIMD
13 6 (0.98%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.82%) Life Science
14 5 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 93 (15.25%) Linux
2 46 (7.54%) Windows
3 38 (6.23%) Android
4 24 (3.93%) Unix
5 23 (3.77%) Apple iOS
6 15 (2.46%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.31%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.66%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.33%) CentOS
9 2 (0.33%) Debian
9 2 (0.33%) Robot Operating System
10 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 512 (83.93%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (30.49%) Kanban
3 168 (27.54%) TDD
4 153 (25.08%) Test Automation
5 125 (20.49%) BDD
6 102 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
7 101 (16.56%) Software Engineering
8 100 (16.39%) DevOps
9 93 (15.25%) E-Commerce
10 88 (14.43%) SDLC
11 77 (12.62%) MVC
12 74 (12.13%) Problem-Solving
13 69 (11.31%) User Stories
14 68 (11.15%) Computer Science
15 66 (10.82%) Project Management
16 65 (10.66%) Stakeholder Management
17 62 (10.16%) Continuous Delivery
18 61 (10.00%) OO
19 57 (9.34%) SOLID
20 56 (9.18%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 167 (27.38%) Java
2 156 (25.57%) C#
3 148 (24.26%) JavaScript
4 129 (21.15%) SQL
5 84 (13.77%) Python
6 61 (10.00%) C
7 47 (7.70%) TypeScript
8 30 (4.92%) T-SQL
9 27 (4.43%) Bash Shell
10 24 (3.93%) C++
10 24 (3.93%) ES6
11 22 (3.61%) Java 8
12 17 (2.79%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.62%) R
14 15 (2.46%) Perl
15 14 (2.30%) PHP
15 14 (2.30%) Scala
16 12 (1.97%) Ruby
17 10 (1.64%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.49%) Go
Qualifications
1 95 (15.57%) Degree
2 60 (9.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (4.26%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.13%) CISSP
4 13 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (1.80%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.31%) CCNA
6 8 (1.31%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (1.15%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (1.15%) GIAC
7 7 (1.15%) Linux+ Certification
7 7 (1.15%) MCSE
7 7 (1.15%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (1.15%) SANS
7 7 (1.15%) SSCP
8 6 (0.98%) CEH
8 6 (0.98%) DV Cleared
9 5 (0.82%) ISEB
9 5 (0.82%) Postgraduate
10 3 (0.49%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.80%) QA
2 18 (2.95%) PSD2
3 11 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.98%) PMO
4 6 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.49%) GDPR
6 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 39 (6.39%) Docker
2 19 (3.11%) Apache Flume
3 17 (2.79%) Active Directory
4 14 (2.30%) HDFS
5 11 (1.80%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 5 (0.82%) Firmware
7 4 (0.66%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.16%) Shibboleth
8 1 (0.16%) XenApp
8 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 30 (4.92%) Oozie
2 22 (3.61%) Kubernetes
3 11 (1.80%) Hadoop YARN
4 10 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (1.48%) Ansible
6 8 (1.31%) Terraform
7 4 (0.66%) Puppet
8 2 (0.33%) Kibana
8 2 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.16%) Grafana
9 1 (0.16%) Mesos
9 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 1 (0.16%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.16%) SCCM
9 1 (0.16%) SCOM
9 1 (0.16%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 64 (10.49%) WorldPay
2 63 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 38 (6.23%) Oracle
4 32 (5.25%) Google
5 23 (3.77%) Splunk
6 16 (2.62%) Atlassian
7 13 (2.13%) Adobe
8 11 (1.80%) Xamarin
9 10 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (1.64%) SAP
10 8 (1.31%) Tableau
11 7 (1.15%) hybris
12 4 (0.66%) ATG
12 4 (0.66%) Citrix
12 4 (0.66%) Spotify
12 4 (0.66%) VMware
13 3 (0.49%) Zend
14 2 (0.33%) Cloudera
14 2 (0.33%) MuleSoft
14 2 (0.33%) Red Hat