Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 23 32
Rank change year-on-year +3 +9 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 594 705 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 9.89% 7.71% 7.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.85% 8.58% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 394 581 780
East of England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £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 5,475 8,217 11,441
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.17% 89.90% 91.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3,887 6,214 9,290
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +8.89%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 +14 212 £57,500 +4.55% 36
Cambridgeshire +3 183 £55,000 - 69
Bedfordshire +28 107 £70,000 +21.74% 2
Suffolk +6 38 £45,000 +3.45% 7
Norfolk 0 27 £40,000 +6.67% 10
Essex -13 27 £65,000 +23.81% 17
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 509 (85.69%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (35.52%) TDD
3 191 (32.15%) C#
4 187 (31.48%) Azure
5 181 (30.47%) AWS
6 177 (29.80%) .NET
7 170 (28.62%) Java
8 169 (28.45%) Kanban
9 154 (25.93%) Test Automation
9 154 (25.93%) JavaScript
10 148 (24.92%) BDD
11 145 (24.41%) Git (software)
12 132 (22.22%) E-Commerce
13 125 (21.04%) Python
14 122 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
15 117 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
16 109 (18.35%) AngularJS
16 109 (18.35%) JIRA
16 109 (18.35%) SQL
17 103 (17.34%) CSS
18 101 (17.00%) Project Management
19 99 (16.67%) MVC
20 97 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
21 95 (15.99%) DevOps
21 95 (15.99%) WorldPay
22 86 (14.48%) Linux
23 80 (13.47%) Finance
23 80 (13.47%) Technical Leadership
24 78 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
25 77 (12.96%) Software Engineering

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 38 (6.40%) Confluence
2 32 (5.39%) Apache Spark
3 16 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.69%) WordPress
4 15 (2.53%) IIS
5 13 (2.19%) JBoss
6 7 (1.18%) Apache
7 6 (1.01%) CMS
8 5 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.67%) nginx
10 2 (0.34%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.17%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.67%) Gliffy
3 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.34%) HipChat
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.17%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.34%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.17%) Odoo
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 187 (31.48%) Azure
2 181 (30.47%) AWS
3 57 (9.60%) GCP
4 19 (3.20%) Serverless
5 18 (3.03%) SaaS
6 14 (2.36%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon EMR
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.51%) AWS IoT
8 3 (0.51%) Slack
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon SageMaker
9 2 (0.34%) BrowserStack
9 2 (0.34%) CloudBees
9 2 (0.34%) GitHub
9 2 (0.34%) npm
9 2 (0.34%) Office 365
9 2 (0.34%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
2 6 (1.01%) Internet
3 5 (0.84%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.34%) Broadband
4 2 (0.34%) Firewall
4 2 (0.34%) Intranet
4 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.34%) Wireless
5 1 (0.17%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.17%) DNS
5 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.17%) HTTP
5 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.17%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.17%) MPLS
5 1 (0.17%) SAN
5 1 (0.17%) SSL
5 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 33 (5.56%) Big Data
3 27 (4.55%) Apache Hive
4 26 (4.38%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (4.04%) Impala
6 22 (3.70%) Apache Kudu
7 21 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 20 (3.37%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (3.20%) Hadoop
9 19 (3.20%) MySQL
10 18 (3.03%) QlikView
11 17 (2.86%) OLTP
12 15 (2.53%) NoSQL
13 13 (2.19%) MongoDB
14 11 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (1.35%) RDBMS
16 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2016
17 6 (1.01%) Amazon Redshift
17 6 (1.01%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 145 (24.41%) Git (software)
2 109 (18.35%) JIRA
3 64 (10.77%) Jenkins
4 47 (7.91%) TeamCity
5 41 (6.90%) Selenium
6 35 (5.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 18 (3.03%) Bitbucket
7 18 (3.03%) TestRail
7 18 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
8 16 (2.69%) Cucumber
8 16 (2.69%) Visual Studio
9 13 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (1.85%) Maven
11 10 (1.68%) git-flow
12 8 (1.35%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.18%) webpack
14 6 (1.01%) JUnit
14 6 (1.01%) NUnit
14 6 (1.01%) Postman
15 5 (0.84%) Fiddler
General
1 80 (13.47%) Finance
2 74 (12.46%) Banking
3 59 (9.93%) Retail
4 39 (6.57%) Legal
4 39 (6.57%) Marketing
5 10 (1.68%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.01%) Games
7 5 (0.84%) Automotive
7 5 (0.84%) Law
8 4 (0.67%) Back Office
8 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.34%) Housing Association
9 2 (0.34%) Public Sector
9 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Advertising
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 220 (37.04%) Developer
2 70 (11.78%) Software Developer
3 69 (11.62%) .NET Developer
4 60 (10.10%) Senior Developer
5 58 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 53 (8.92%) Architect
7 34 (5.72%) Development Manager
8 33 (5.56%) C# Developer
9 32 (5.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 31 (5.22%) Test Engineer
11 30 (5.05%) Project Manager
11 30 (5.05%) Senior Software Engineer
12 29 (4.88%) Lead Developer
13 28 (4.71%) Analyst
13 28 (4.71%) Java Engineer
14 27 (4.55%) Java Software Engineer
14 27 (4.55%) Senior Software Developer
15 26 (4.38%) C# .NET Developer
16 25 (4.21%) Scrum Master
17 24 (4.04%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (29.80%) .NET
2 109 (18.35%) AngularJS
3 103 (17.34%) CSS
4 77 (12.96%) Web Services
5 75 (12.63%) RESTful
6 72 (12.12%) HTML
7 71 (11.95%) Spring
8 70 (11.78%) REST
9 64 (10.77%) ASP.NET
9 64 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
10 45 (7.58%) .NET Core
10 45 (7.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (6.57%) .NET Framework
12 37 (6.23%) Angular 2
12 37 (6.23%) HTML5
13 36 (6.06%) Node.js
13 36 (6.06%) Velocity
14 35 (5.89%) JSON
15 34 (5.72%) React
16 32 (5.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 97 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 77 (12.96%) User Experience
3 23 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
4 22 (3.70%) Data Structures
4 22 (3.70%) Virtual Team
5 19 (3.20%) Algorithms
5 19 (3.20%) Smartphone
6 15 (2.53%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.36%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.36%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.68%) Driving Licence
9 8 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
11 4 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.67%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.51%) Robotics
13 2 (0.34%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 2 (0.34%) Reinsurance
13 2 (0.34%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 86 (14.48%) Linux
2 38 (6.40%) Windows
3 31 (5.22%) Unix
4 30 (5.05%) Android
5 26 (4.38%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.68%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.51%) Robot Operating System
8 2 (0.34%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Debian
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 509 (85.69%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (35.52%) TDD
3 169 (28.45%) Kanban
4 154 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 148 (24.92%) BDD
6 132 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 122 (20.54%) Continuous Integration
8 117 (19.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 101 (17.00%) Project Management
10 99 (16.67%) MVC
11 95 (15.99%) DevOps
12 80 (13.47%) Technical Leadership
13 78 (13.13%) Stakeholder Management
14 77 (12.96%) Software Engineering
15 72 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
16 61 (10.27%) User Stories
17 59 (9.93%) Microservices
18 57 (9.60%) SDLC
18 57 (9.60%) SOLID
19 50 (8.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 191 (32.15%) C#
2 170 (28.62%) Java
3 154 (25.93%) JavaScript
4 125 (21.04%) Python
5 109 (18.35%) SQL
6 70 (11.78%) TypeScript
7 43 (7.24%) C
8 33 (5.56%) Shell Script
9 31 (5.22%) T-SQL
10 15 (2.53%) PowerShell
11 14 (2.36%) Java 8
12 13 (2.19%) C++
12 13 (2.19%) F#
13 11 (1.85%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.68%) Ruby
15 7 (1.18%) Go
15 7 (1.18%) PHP
16 6 (1.01%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.01%) Objective-C
16 6 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (11.45%) Degree
2 47 (7.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (3.54%) Postgraduate
4 14 (2.36%) SAFe Agilist
5 10 (1.68%) ISEB
6 8 (1.35%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.67%) CSPO
7 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.67%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.34%) CISSP
9 2 (0.34%) GIAC
9 2 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.34%) MCSE
9 2 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.34%) PhD
9 2 (0.34%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.27%) QA
2 9 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (1.18%) GDPR
4 5 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.84%) GMP
5 4 (0.67%) PSD2
6 3 (0.51%) CDISC
6 3 (0.51%) HL7
6 3 (0.51%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (3.54%) Docker
1 21 (3.54%) Firmware
2 19 (3.20%) Apache Flume
3 13 (2.19%) HDFS
4 7 (1.18%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.84%) Active Directory
5 5 (0.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (4.04%) Oozie
2 15 (2.53%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (2.19%) Kubernetes
4 12 (2.02%) Ansible
5 6 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.84%) Hadoop YARN
6 5 (0.84%) Terraform
7 4 (0.67%) Puppet
8 2 (0.34%) MOM
9 1 (0.17%) Kibana
Vendors
1 95 (15.99%) WorldPay
2 66 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 61 (10.27%) FIS
4 56 (9.43%) Oracle
5 39 (6.57%) Google
6 31 (5.22%) Tableau
7 12 (2.02%) hybris
8 11 (1.85%) Atlassian
9 10 (1.68%) Adobe
9 10 (1.68%) Cloudera
10 6 (1.01%) IBM
10 6 (1.01%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.67%) ATG
11 4 (0.67%) Facebook
11 4 (0.67%) Splunk
12 3 (0.51%) HP
12 3 (0.51%) Informatica
12 3 (0.51%) Talend
12 3 (0.51%) Twitter
12 3 (0.51%) VMware