Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 27 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 +5 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 669 740 861
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 10.22% 7.48% 7.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 8.23% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 440 653 705
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 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £71,250
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 5,963 8,992 11,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.11% 90.87% 91.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4,155 6,688 8,969
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,945 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.85% +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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +21 228 £57,500 +4.55% 36
Cambridgeshire +4 223 £57,500 +4.55% 77
Bedfordshire +15 104 £67,500 +12.50% 12
Suffolk +6 46 £50,000 -5.66% 9
Essex +9 40 £65,000 +30.00% 16
Norfolk +4 28 £40,000 +6.67% 6
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 560 (83.71%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (32.14%) TDD
3 207 (30.94%) Kanban
4 190 (28.40%) C#
5 182 (27.20%) Azure
6 178 (26.61%) .NET
7 173 (25.86%) Java
8 169 (25.26%) Test Automation
9 162 (24.22%) AWS
10 157 (23.47%) JavaScript
11 156 (23.32%) Git (software)
12 151 (22.57%) BDD
13 139 (20.78%) JIRA
14 126 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
15 125 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
16 122 (18.24%) Python
17 119 (17.79%) E-Commerce
18 116 (17.34%) CSS
19 111 (16.59%) DevOps
20 108 (16.14%) MVC
21 107 (15.99%) AngularJS
22 106 (15.84%) Software Engineering
23 105 (15.70%) Linux
24 100 (14.95%) SQL
25 98 (14.65%) SQL Server
26 97 (14.50%) Degree
27 95 (14.20%) Project Management
28 94 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
28 94 (14.05%) WorldPay
29 89 (13.30%) REST

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 41 (6.13%) Apache Spark
2 37 (5.53%) Confluence
3 21 (3.14%) JBoss
4 20 (2.99%) Apache
5 18 (2.69%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.64%) IIS
7 9 (1.35%) CMS
8 8 (1.20%) nginx
8 8 (1.20%) WordPress
9 5 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.30%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.30%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.15%) Mule
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 15 (2.24%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (2.09%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.75%) Gliffy
4 2 (0.30%) HipChat
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.15%) InVision
5 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.15%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 10 (1.49%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.30%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.15%) Odoo
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 182 (27.20%) Azure
2 162 (24.22%) AWS
3 50 (7.47%) GCP
4 31 (4.63%) SaaS
5 13 (1.94%) BrowserStack
6 11 (1.64%) Sauce Labs
7 10 (1.49%) OpenShift
8 7 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.05%) Slack
9 6 (0.90%) Serverless
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
10 5 (0.75%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.75%) GitHub
11 4 (0.60%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon SageMaker
12 2 (0.30%) AWS IoT
12 2 (0.30%) npm
13 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (1.35%) Internet
3 4 (0.60%) Hyperconnected
3 4 (0.60%) Wireshark
4 3 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) Broadband
5 2 (0.30%) Firewall
5 2 (0.30%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) Wireless
6 1 (0.15%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
6 1 (0.15%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) SNMP
6 1 (0.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (14.65%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.03%) Big Data
3 39 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 36 (5.38%) Apache Hive
5 32 (4.78%) Impala
6 29 (4.33%) MySQL
7 23 (3.44%) Hadoop
8 22 (3.29%) NoSQL
8 22 (3.29%) RDBMS
9 21 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (2.99%) Apache Kudu
11 17 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (2.24%) Geospatial Data
12 15 (2.24%) GIS
13 13 (1.94%) JasperReports
13 13 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 12 (1.79%) QlikView
14 12 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
15 11 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 156 (23.32%) Git (software)
2 139 (20.78%) JIRA
3 73 (10.91%) Jenkins
4 64 (9.57%) Selenium
5 41 (6.13%) TeamCity
6 27 (4.04%) Visual Studio
7 23 (3.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 23 (3.44%) Bitbucket
8 21 (3.14%) Cucumber
8 21 (3.14%) Maven
8 21 (3.14%) TestRail
9 18 (2.69%) git-flow
10 17 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (2.24%) JUnit
12 14 (2.09%) Visual Studio Team System
13 13 (1.94%) Ant
14 12 (1.79%) WebDriver
15 11 (1.64%) FishEye
15 11 (1.64%) Hudson
15 11 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 68 (10.16%) Finance
2 62 (9.27%) Banking
3 56 (8.37%) Retail
4 37 (5.53%) Marketing
5 27 (4.04%) Games
6 23 (3.44%) Legal
7 9 (1.35%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.90%) Automotive
8 6 (0.90%) Back Office
9 4 (0.60%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.30%) Electronics
10 2 (0.30%) Housing Association
10 2 (0.30%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Advertising
11 1 (0.15%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Public Sector
11 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 221 (33.03%) Developer
2 73 (10.91%) Software Developer
3 69 (10.31%) .NET Developer
3 69 (10.31%) Software Engineer
4 56 (8.37%) Senior Developer
5 50 (7.47%) Architect
6 43 (6.43%) C# Developer
7 41 (6.13%) Analyst
8 40 (5.98%) Project Manager
9 37 (5.53%) Test Engineer
10 35 (5.23%) Product Owner
11 31 (4.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 29 (4.33%) Development Manager
13 28 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 28 (4.19%) Java Engineer
14 27 (4.04%) Lead Developer
15 26 (3.89%) Java Software Engineer
16 25 (3.74%) Scrum Master
16 25 (3.74%) Senior Software Engineer
17 24 (3.59%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (26.61%) .NET
2 116 (17.34%) CSS
3 107 (15.99%) AngularJS
4 89 (13.30%) REST
5 81 (12.11%) Web Services
6 74 (11.06%) Spring
7 73 (10.91%) HTML
8 60 (8.97%) JSON
9 56 (8.37%) React
10 55 (8.22%) .NET Framework
10 55 (8.22%) ASP.NET Web API
11 53 (7.92%) ASP.NET
12 50 (7.47%) RESTful
13 41 (6.13%) jQuery
14 40 (5.98%) .NET Core
15 38 (5.68%) SOAP
16 36 (5.38%) ASP.NET MVC
16 36 (5.38%) Gherkin
17 33 (4.93%) Velocity
18 30 (4.48%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 125 (18.68%) Analytical Skills
2 79 (11.81%) User Experience
3 44 (6.58%) Virtual Team
4 35 (5.23%) Algorithms
5 33 (4.93%) Data Structures
6 22 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
7 17 (2.54%) Smartphone
8 16 (2.39%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (2.24%) Driving Licence
10 13 (1.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 12 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
11 12 (1.79%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.64%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 11 (1.64%) Public Cloud
13 10 (1.49%) Greenfield Project
14 9 (1.35%) SIMD
15 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
16 7 (1.05%) Renewable Energy
17 5 (0.75%) Blog
17 5 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 105 (15.70%) Linux
2 54 (8.07%) Android
3 49 (7.32%) Windows
4 38 (5.68%) Apple iOS
5 24 (3.59%) Unix
6 21 (3.14%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.75%) Robot Operating System
8 2 (0.30%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 560 (83.71%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (32.14%) TDD
3 207 (30.94%) Kanban
4 169 (25.26%) Test Automation
5 151 (22.57%) BDD
6 126 (18.83%) Continuous Integration
7 119 (17.79%) E-Commerce
8 111 (16.59%) DevOps
9 108 (16.14%) MVC
10 106 (15.84%) Software Engineering
11 95 (14.20%) Project Management
12 94 (14.05%) Continuous Delivery
13 81 (12.11%) Stakeholder Management
14 78 (11.66%) Problem-Solving
15 75 (11.21%) SDLC
16 73 (10.91%) Computer Science
17 69 (10.31%) User Stories
18 68 (10.16%) SOLID
19 61 (9.12%) Microservices
20 58 (8.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 190 (28.40%) C#
2 173 (25.86%) Java
3 157 (23.47%) JavaScript
4 122 (18.24%) Python
5 100 (14.95%) SQL
6 66 (9.87%) TypeScript
7 62 (9.27%) C
8 32 (4.78%) T-SQL
9 27 (4.04%) Shell Script
10 26 (3.89%) C++
11 23 (3.44%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.39%) PowerShell
13 14 (2.09%) Java 8
13 14 (2.09%) R
14 13 (1.94%) PHP
14 13 (1.94%) Ruby
15 11 (1.64%) Perl
16 10 (1.49%) Scala
17 6 (0.90%) F#
18 5 (0.75%) Go
Qualifications
1 97 (14.50%) Degree
2 71 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.39%) Postgraduate
4 10 (1.49%) SAFe Agilist
5 8 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.20%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.90%) CISSP
7 4 (0.60%) CEH
7 4 (0.60%) ISEB
8 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.30%) CCNA
9 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.30%) GIAC
9 2 (0.30%) Linux+ Certification
9 2 (0.30%) MCSE
9 2 (0.30%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (0.30%) PhD
9 2 (0.30%) SANS
9 2 (0.30%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (10.91%) QA
2 9 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 8 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 8 (1.20%) GDPR
3 8 (1.20%) PSD2
4 7 (1.05%) PMO
5 4 (0.60%) GMP
6 3 (0.45%) CDISC
6 3 (0.45%) HL7
System Software
1 26 (3.89%) Docker
2 23 (3.44%) Apache Flume
3 17 (2.54%) Firmware
4 16 (2.39%) HDFS
5 15 (2.24%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (1.05%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.15%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 31 (4.63%) Oozie
2 22 (3.29%) Kubernetes
3 19 (2.84%) HP Quality Center
4 13 (1.94%) Ansible
5 11 (1.64%) Terraform
6 8 (1.20%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.75%) Puppet
8 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.15%) Kibana
9 1 (0.15%) Mesos
Vendors
1 94 (14.05%) WorldPay
2 77 (11.51%) Microsoft
3 49 (7.32%) Oracle
4 44 (6.58%) FIS
5 42 (6.28%) Google
6 18 (2.69%) Adobe
7 17 (2.54%) Tableau
8 13 (1.94%) Atlassian
9 11 (1.64%) Splunk
10 10 (1.49%) hybris
10 10 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (1.35%) Cloudera
12 5 (0.75%) Xamarin
13 4 (0.60%) ATG
13 4 (0.60%) Facebook
13 4 (0.60%) IBM
13 4 (0.60%) Spotify
13 4 (0.60%) Talend
14 3 (0.45%) RedGate
14 3 (0.45%) Twitter