Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 32 22
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 741 881 1,163
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 7.24% 7.31% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 8.11% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 684 741 1,096
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 9,212 10,869 12,043
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.97% 90.14% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6,905 8,833 9,921
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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
Cambridgeshire +3 302 £55,000 +4.76% 64
Hertfordshire -3 233 £55,000 +10.00% 39
Bedfordshire +37 90 £60,000 +33.33% 8
Suffolk -3 51 £52,500 +16.67% 11
Essex 0 43 £50,000 -13.04% 15
Norfolk -5 25 £40,000 - 16
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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.

1 698 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (36.17%) C#
3 253 (34.14%) .NET
4 212 (28.61%) JavaScript
5 211 (28.48%) TDD
6 176 (23.75%) ASP.NET
7 175 (23.62%) Finance
8 173 (23.35%) MVC
9 172 (23.21%) HTML
10 162 (21.86%) SQL Server
11 159 (21.46%) Software Engineering
12 156 (21.05%) Test Automation
13 155 (20.92%) Java
14 147 (19.84%) Kanban
15 144 (19.43%) SQL
16 137 (18.49%) CSS
17 134 (18.08%) AngularJS
18 132 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
19 125 (16.87%) Linux
20 118 (15.92%) Microsoft
21 116 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
22 114 (15.38%) Web Services
23 109 (14.71%) SDLC
24 104 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
25 103 (13.90%) Git (software)
26 101 (13.63%) Python
27 97 (13.09%) Project Management
28 92 (12.42%) BDD
29 91 (12.28%) RESTful
29 91 (12.28%) QA

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 25 (3.37%) Apache Spark
2 19 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
3 18 (2.43%) Confluence
4 14 (1.89%) Apache
5 9 (1.21%) JBoss
5 9 (1.21%) OpenStack
5 9 (1.21%) Oracle Service Bus
5 9 (1.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 8 (1.08%) WebLogic
7 7 (0.94%) CMS
7 7 (0.94%) IIS
7 7 (0.94%) SAS
7 7 (0.94%) Tomcat
8 6 (0.81%) Apache Pig
8 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.81%) Traefik
9 5 (0.67%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.40%) WordPress
12 2 (0.27%) Drupal
Applications
1 24 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 24 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
2 17 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 7 (0.94%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.67%) Gliffy
4 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) Odoo
2 6 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 104 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (7.29%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.83%) SaaS
4 20 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (1.62%) GitHub
6 7 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.54%) Amazon S3
7 4 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
8 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.40%) CloudFront
8 3 (0.40%) Serverless
9 2 (0.27%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.27%) Force.com
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.97%) Internet
2 20 (2.70%) SSL
3 15 (2.02%) HTTP
4 12 (1.62%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
5 10 (1.35%) Wireless
6 7 (0.94%) 802.11
6 7 (0.94%) Bluetooth
6 7 (0.94%) Firewall
7 6 (0.81%) 802.15
7 6 (0.81%) IPv6
7 6 (0.81%) LAN
7 6 (0.81%) ZigBee
8 5 (0.67%) SNMP
8 5 (0.67%) WAN
8 5 (0.67%) X.509
9 3 (0.40%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.40%) Hyperconnected
9 3 (0.40%) SMS
10 2 (0.27%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (21.86%) SQL Server
2 61 (8.23%) SQL Server 2016
3 51 (6.88%) Big Data
4 44 (5.94%) Hadoop
5 36 (4.86%) PostgreSQL
6 34 (4.59%) NoSQL
6 34 (4.59%) Relational Database
7 29 (3.91%) MongoDB
8 26 (3.51%) MySQL
9 24 (3.24%) Apache Hive
10 19 (2.56%) RavenDB
11 17 (2.29%) Impala
12 16 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
12 16 (2.16%) OLTP
12 16 (2.16%) RDBMS
13 12 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 9 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
15 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database 12c
16 5 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 103 (13.90%) Git (software)
2 79 (10.66%) JIRA
3 60 (8.10%) Visual Studio
4 52 (7.02%) Selenium
5 50 (6.75%) NUnit
6 45 (6.07%) Jenkins
7 29 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (3.51%) Maven
9 24 (3.24%) StyleCop
10 19 (2.56%) Cucumber
11 14 (1.89%) Subversion
12 13 (1.75%) Bitbucket
13 12 (1.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (1.62%) Gradle
14 11 (1.48%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.21%) TeamCity
16 8 (1.08%) Robot Framework
17 7 (0.94%) Axure RP
17 7 (0.94%) MSTest
17 7 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 175 (23.62%) Finance
2 64 (8.64%) Marketing
3 36 (4.86%) Advertising
4 32 (4.32%) Retail
5 31 (4.18%) Games
6 19 (2.56%) Banking
7 18 (2.43%) Manufacturing
8 17 (2.29%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.02%) Electronics
10 11 (1.48%) Law
11 8 (1.08%) Legal
12 6 (0.81%) Billing
13 5 (0.67%) Military
13 5 (0.67%) Publishing
14 2 (0.27%) Automotive
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
14 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 313 (42.24%) Developer
2 153 (20.65%) .NET Developer
3 97 (13.09%) C# Developer
4 87 (11.74%) Software Engineer
5 75 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 73 (9.85%) Project Manager
7 68 (9.18%) Software Developer
8 55 (7.42%) Java Developer
9 50 (6.75%) Analyst
10 45 (6.07%) Senior Developer
11 44 (5.94%) Test Engineer
12 41 (5.53%) ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (5.40%) Architect
13 40 (5.40%) Business Analyst
14 38 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (5.13%) Scrum Master
15 35 (4.72%) C++ Software Engineer
16 30 (4.05%) Java Engineer
17 27 (3.64%) C# Software Developer
18 26 (3.51%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (34.14%) .NET
2 176 (23.75%) ASP.NET
3 172 (23.21%) HTML
4 137 (18.49%) CSS
5 134 (18.08%) AngularJS
6 116 (15.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 114 (15.38%) Web Services
8 91 (12.28%) RESTful
9 86 (11.61%) .NET Framework
9 86 (11.61%) ASP.NET Web API
10 68 (9.18%) HTML5
11 59 (7.96%) WCF
12 57 (7.69%) jQuery
13 51 (6.88%) Spring
14 45 (6.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 45 (6.07%) Entity Framework
14 45 (6.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (5.67%) REST
16 37 (4.99%) CSS3
16 37 (4.99%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (5.67%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.53%) Greenfield Project
4 40 (5.40%) User Experience
5 31 (4.18%) Fintech
6 24 (3.24%) Algorithms
7 23 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.29%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.02%) Device Driver
11 14 (1.89%) FMCG
11 14 (1.89%) Life Science
12 13 (1.75%) Driving Licence
12 13 (1.75%) Internet of Things
13 11 (1.48%) Public Cloud
14 7 (0.94%) Data Structures
15 6 (0.81%) PMI
16 4 (0.54%) Graphic Design
16 4 (0.54%) Reinsurance
16 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 125 (16.87%) Linux
2 58 (7.83%) Windows
3 23 (3.10%) Android
3 23 (3.10%) Unix
4 9 (1.21%) Apple iOS
4 9 (1.21%) Mac OS X
4 9 (1.21%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 7 (0.94%) Embedded Linux
7 3 (0.40%) CentOS
8 1 (0.13%) Debian
8 1 (0.13%) Fedora
8 1 (0.13%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 698 (94.20%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (28.48%) TDD
3 173 (23.35%) MVC
4 159 (21.46%) Software Engineering
5 156 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 147 (19.84%) Kanban
7 132 (17.81%) Continuous Integration
8 109 (14.71%) SDLC
9 97 (13.09%) Project Management
10 92 (12.42%) BDD
11 82 (11.07%) DevOps
11 82 (11.07%) Mentoring
12 73 (9.85%) User Stories
13 71 (9.58%) Problem-Solving
14 69 (9.31%) Web Application Development
15 62 (8.37%) OO
16 59 (7.96%) Continuous Improvement
17 58 (7.83%) Coaching
18 55 (7.42%) Unit Testing
19 47 (6.34%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 268 (36.17%) C#
2 212 (28.61%) JavaScript
3 155 (20.92%) Java
4 144 (19.43%) SQL
5 101 (13.63%) Python
6 78 (10.53%) C++
7 29 (3.91%) T-SQL
8 22 (2.97%) TypeScript
9 18 (2.43%) PowerShell
10 17 (2.29%) C
10 17 (2.29%) Java 8
11 15 (2.02%) Bash Shell
11 15 (2.02%) PHP
12 14 (1.89%) PL/SQL
12 14 (1.89%) Ruby
13 8 (1.08%) Embedded C++
14 7 (0.94%) Go
14 7 (0.94%) Scala
15 6 (0.81%) Objective-C
16 5 (0.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 86 (11.61%) Degree
2 30 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 24 (3.24%) SC Cleared
4 21 (2.83%) ISEB
5 13 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 8 (1.08%) CISSP
8 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (0.94%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.81%) CBAP
9 6 (0.81%) CCNA
9 6 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (0.81%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.81%) GIAC
9 6 (0.81%) IIBA
9 6 (0.81%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (0.81%) MCSE
9 6 (0.81%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (0.81%) SANS
9 6 (0.81%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (12.28%) QA
2 13 (1.75%) PSD2
3 3 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.13%) GDPR
4 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 53 (7.15%) Docker
2 21 (2.83%) Firmware
3 6 (0.81%) vSphere
4 4 (0.54%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.54%) HDFS
5 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 25 (3.37%) Ansible
2 21 (2.83%) Kubernetes
3 14 (1.89%) Grafana
4 13 (1.75%) Puppet
5 10 (1.35%) Prometheus
6 7 (0.94%) Salt
7 4 (0.54%) Oozie
8 3 (0.40%) Icinga
8 3 (0.40%) Nagios
8 3 (0.40%) Terraform
8 3 (0.40%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.27%) Kibana
9 2 (0.27%) logstash
9 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.27%) Packer
10 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.13%) Mesos
10 1 (0.13%) yum
Vendors
1 118 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 59 (7.96%) Oracle
3 26 (3.51%) WorldPay
4 24 (3.24%) Facebook
5 17 (2.29%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.75%) Google
7 12 (1.62%) SAP
8 9 (1.21%) IBM
9 8 (1.08%) Cloudera
10 7 (0.94%) Adobe
10 7 (0.94%) Workday
11 6 (0.81%) Apple
11 6 (0.81%) New Relic
11 6 (0.81%) PagerDuty
11 6 (0.81%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (0.27%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.27%) BT
13 2 (0.27%) Cadence
13 2 (0.27%) Zend