Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 24 19 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 204 620 717
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 8.42% 10.15% 7.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 11.11% 8.46%
Number of salaries quoted 184 427 681
Median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £36,896 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 2,177 5,580 8,478
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.88% 91.34% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,602 3,961 6,389
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £29,525 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,250 £72,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -6 84 £57,500 - 24
Essex +34 46 £67,500 +3.85% 9
Bedfordshire +5 40 £58,250 -19.66% 11
Hertfordshire -25 25 £52,500 -8.70% 21
Norfolk +4 7 £39,500 -1.25% 7
Suffolk 0 2 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 197 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (40.69%) JavaScript
3 77 (37.75%) Java
4 70 (34.31%) Git (software)
5 67 (32.84%) C#
6 64 (31.37%) DevOps
7 50 (24.51%) SQL
7 50 (24.51%) .NET
7 50 (24.51%) Kanban
8 47 (23.04%) BDD
9 45 (22.06%) Microservices
9 45 (22.06%) Azure
10 42 (20.59%) Docker
11 40 (19.61%) Kubernetes
11 40 (19.61%) Python
12 37 (18.14%) Relational Database
12 37 (18.14%) AngularJS
13 36 (17.65%) CSS
13 36 (17.65%) AWS
14 35 (17.16%) Test Automation
14 35 (17.16%) TDD
15 34 (16.67%) REST
16 33 (16.18%) Jenkins
17 31 (15.20%) MVC
17 31 (15.20%) Spring
18 30 (14.71%) JIRA
18 30 (14.71%) HTML
19 29 (14.22%) OO
19 29 (14.22%) Linux
20 28 (13.73%) Web Services

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 11 (5.39%) OpenStack
2 8 (3.92%) Confluence
3 5 (2.45%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.45%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.98%) Apache
4 2 (0.98%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.98%) Adobe XD
1 2 (0.98%) Figma
1 2 (0.98%) InVision
1 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 45 (22.06%) Azure
2 36 (17.65%) AWS
3 20 (9.80%) Serverless
4 19 (9.31%) Amazon ECS
4 19 (9.31%) Amazon EKS
4 19 (9.31%) SaaS
5 10 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (4.90%) GCP
6 5 (2.45%) Power Platform
7 2 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.98%) GitHub
7 2 (0.98%) npm
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Cognito
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.49%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.49%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.98%) 3GPP
1 2 (0.98%) LAN
1 2 (0.98%) LTE
1 2 (0.98%) MQTT
1 2 (0.98%) WAN
1 2 (0.98%) Wireless
2 1 (0.49%) 5G
2 1 (0.49%) Internet
2 1 (0.49%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (18.14%) Relational Database
2 23 (11.27%) SQL Server
3 21 (10.29%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (8.33%) MySQL
5 12 (5.88%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.43%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (2.94%) DB2
7 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.45%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.45%) Power BI
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.96%) SQLite
10 3 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.98%) Geospatial Data
11 2 (0.98%) GIS
11 2 (0.98%) JasperReports
11 2 (0.98%) Redis
Development Applications
1 70 (34.31%) Git (software)
2 33 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 30 (14.71%) JIRA
4 22 (10.78%) Selenium
5 20 (9.80%) NUnit
6 9 (4.41%) Maven
7 8 (3.92%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.45%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.45%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.96%) JUnit
9 4 (1.96%) Mockito
9 4 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
9 4 (1.96%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (1.47%) Bitbucket Server
11 2 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (0.98%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.98%) Hudson
11 2 (0.98%) Jasmine
11 2 (0.98%) JMeter
11 2 (0.98%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 26 (12.75%) Public Sector
2 17 (8.33%) Finance
3 6 (2.94%) Automotive
4 5 (2.45%) Marketing
5 4 (1.96%) Avionics
5 4 (1.96%) Law
5 4 (1.96%) Military
6 2 (0.98%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.98%) French Language
6 2 (0.98%) German Language
6 2 (0.98%) Retail
6 2 (0.98%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.49%) Back Office
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (57.84%) Developer
2 37 (18.14%) Java Developer
3 23 (11.27%) C# Developer
3 23 (11.27%) Software Developer
4 20 (9.80%) Software Engineer
4 20 (9.80%) Test Engineer
5 19 (9.31%) Senior Developer
6 18 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 18 (8.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 17 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 17 (8.33%) Python Engineer
8 15 (7.35%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (6.37%) C# .NET Developer
9 13 (6.37%) PHP Developer
10 12 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
10 12 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
11 11 (5.39%) C# Software Developer
11 11 (5.39%) Java Engineer
12 10 (4.90%) Cloud Software Engineer
12 10 (4.90%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (24.51%) .NET
2 37 (18.14%) AngularJS
3 36 (17.65%) CSS
4 34 (16.67%) REST
5 31 (15.20%) Spring
6 30 (14.71%) HTML
7 28 (13.73%) Web Services
8 27 (13.24%) Node.js
8 27 (13.24%) WPF
9 25 (12.25%) ASP.NET
10 23 (11.27%) React
11 22 (10.78%) Spring Boot
12 21 (10.29%) RESTful
13 20 (9.80%) jQuery
14 19 (9.31%) SOAP
15 17 (8.33%) Vue.js
16 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (7.35%) Java SE
17 15 (7.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.80%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.90%) User Experience
3 7 (3.43%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (3.43%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.96%) Robotics
5 3 (1.47%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.98%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.49%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.49%) EPoS
7 1 (0.49%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.49%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.22%) Linux
2 16 (7.84%) Android
2 16 (7.84%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (96.57%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (31.37%) DevOps
3 50 (24.51%) Kanban
4 47 (23.04%) BDD
5 45 (22.06%) Microservices
6 35 (17.16%) TDD
6 35 (17.16%) Test Automation
7 31 (15.20%) MVC
8 29 (14.22%) OO
9 28 (13.73%) Unit Testing
10 25 (12.25%) Machine Learning
10 25 (12.25%) Mentoring
11 24 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
12 23 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (10.78%) SDLC
14 21 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
15 20 (9.80%) Software Engineering
16 17 (8.33%) Analytics
17 16 (7.84%) User Stories
18 15 (7.35%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (40.69%) JavaScript
2 77 (37.75%) Java
3 67 (32.84%) C#
4 50 (24.51%) SQL
5 40 (19.61%) Python
6 24 (11.76%) Java 8
7 19 (9.31%) PHP
8 11 (5.39%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.43%) T-SQL
10 6 (2.94%) C++
11 5 (2.45%) Go
12 4 (1.96%) Apex Code
12 4 (1.96%) MATLAB
12 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.47%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.98%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.49%) C
15 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 28 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.27%) SC Cleared
3 18 (8.82%) Degree
4 7 (3.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.45%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.98%) CEH
6 2 (0.98%) CISSP
6 2 (0.98%) GPEN
6 2 (0.98%) ISEB
6 2 (0.98%) OSCP
7 1 (0.49%) IIBA
7 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.29%) QA
2 3 (1.47%) GDPR
3 2 (0.98%) NIST
4 1 (0.49%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (20.59%) Docker
2 1 (0.49%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 40 (19.61%) Kubernetes
2 26 (12.75%) Ansible
3 19 (9.31%) Terraform
4 2 (0.98%) Nessus
5 1 (0.49%) Mesos
5 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (11.27%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.37%) WSO2
2 13 (6.37%) Xamarin
2 13 (6.37%) Zend
3 10 (4.90%) Pega
4 5 (2.45%) IBM
5 4 (1.96%) Oracle
5 4 (1.96%) Perforce
5 4 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.96%) Twitter
6 3 (1.47%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.98%) Adobe
7 2 (0.98%) Google