Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 26 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 13,652 7,654 6,180
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 9.25% 8.24% 8.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.71% 8.77% 9.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6,351 5,106 5,048
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £37,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%
75th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £56,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.13% -1.30% +4.55%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 140,583 87,259 68,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 95.30% 93.98% 93.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74,145 61,580 55,912
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £92,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in England

Scrum
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in England.

Salary trend for Scrum in England

Scrum
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Scrum in England

Scrum
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the England region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
London +10 7,676 £72,500 +6.62% 483
South East -5 1,902 £60,000 +9.09% 173
North of England +5 1,655 £55,000 +15.79% 191
Midlands +8 1,025 £53,650 +7.30% 119
North West +1 858 £55,000 +15.79% 96
South West -11 781 £57,500 +15.00% 112
West Midlands +17 748 £55,000 - 90
Yorkshire +2 702 £55,000 +15.79% 63
East of England -12 474 £60,000 +9.09% 62
East Midlands -4 262 £51,250 +19.19% 29
North East 0 96 £50,000 +11.11% 32
Scrum
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 England region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 12,411 (90.91%) Agile
2 4,071 (29.82%) DevOps
3 3,892 (28.51%) Azure
4 3,726 (27.29%) AWS
5 3,661 (26.82%) Finance
6 3,522 (25.80%) Social Skills
7 3,519 (25.78%) JavaScript
8 3,454 (25.30%) Kanban
9 3,400 (24.90%) Software Engineering
10 3,310 (24.25%) Java
11 3,280 (24.03%) CI/CD
12 2,914 (21.34%) .NET
13 2,865 (20.99%) Git (software)
14 2,838 (20.79%) TDD
15 2,731 (20.00%) SQL
16 2,717 (19.90%) C#
17 2,656 (19.46%) Python
18 2,551 (18.69%) React
19 2,499 (18.31%) Test Automation
20 2,494 (18.27%) Microservices
21 2,152 (15.76%) Mentoring
22 2,146 (15.72%) JIRA
23 2,127 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
24 2,050 (15.02%) Docker
25 2,031 (14.88%) Coaching
26 2,018 (14.78%) Kubernetes
27 1,977 (14.48%) Microsoft
28 1,815 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
29 1,812 (13.27%) Degree
30 1,789 (13.10%) CSS

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1,002 (7.34%) Confluence
2 316 (2.31%) CMS
3 295 (2.16%) Elasticsearch
4 258 (1.89%) Apache Spark
5 177 (1.30%) SharePoint
6 149 (1.09%) Apache
7 111 (0.81%) Apache Airflow
8 90 (0.66%) IIS
9 82 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
10 70 (0.51%) Headless CMS
11 66 (0.48%) Drupal
12 58 (0.42%) nginx
13 56 (0.41%) Umbraco
14 54 (0.40%) WebSphere
15 48 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
15 48 (0.35%) Tomcat
16 44 (0.32%) OpenStack
17 39 (0.29%) Jetty
18 37 (0.27%) WordPress
19 36 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 275 (2.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 224 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
3 221 (1.62%) MS Visio
4 212 (1.55%) Microsoft Project
5 151 (1.11%) Sketch
6 116 (0.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 88 (0.64%) InVision
8 51 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 50 (0.37%) Chatbot
10 42 (0.31%) Zeplin
11 34 (0.25%) Photoshop
12 33 (0.24%) Campfire
13 30 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
13 30 (0.22%) Adobe XD
14 20 (0.15%) Simulink
15 18 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
16 13 (0.095%) AutoCAD
16 13 (0.095%) SOLIDWORKS
17 12 (0.088%) Spreadsheet
18 9 (0.066%) Maple
Business Applications
1 100 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 77 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
3 47 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
4 33 (0.24%) Magento
5 22 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
6 21 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
7 19 (0.14%) Academy Housing
7 19 (0.14%) Oracle Payables
8 17 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 14 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 13 (0.095%) Dynamics AX
10 13 (0.095%) Odoo
10 13 (0.095%) SAP MDG
10 13 (0.095%) Shopify
11 12 (0.088%) Maximo
12 11 (0.081%) NetSuite
12 11 (0.081%) SAP ERP
12 11 (0.081%) SAP Hybris
13 10 (0.073%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3,892 (28.51%) Azure
2 3,726 (27.29%) AWS
3 1,449 (10.61%) GCP
4 1,080 (7.91%) SaaS
5 1,043 (7.64%) Serverless
6 892 (6.53%) GitHub
7 543 (3.98%) PaaS
8 396 (2.90%) AWS Lambda
9 381 (2.79%) Power Platform
10 374 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
11 275 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
12 269 (1.97%) Amazon SQS
13 247 (1.81%) Figma
14 240 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
15 237 (1.74%) Amazon S3
15 237 (1.74%) OpenShift
16 198 (1.45%) npm
17 195 (1.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 173 (1.27%) Slack
19 170 (1.25%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 259 (1.90%) Broadband
2 225 (1.65%) HTTP
3 184 (1.35%) Internet
4 96 (0.70%) Firewall
5 74 (0.54%) MQTT
6 59 (0.43%) VPN
7 58 (0.42%) VoIP
8 57 (0.42%) DNS
9 50 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 38 (0.28%) Network Security
11 37 (0.27%) 5G
12 33 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
13 28 (0.21%) Bluetooth
13 28 (0.21%) IPv4
14 23 (0.17%) SNA
15 22 (0.16%) Wireless
16 18 (0.13%) Skype
16 18 (0.13%) SMS
17 17 (0.12%) HTTPS
17 17 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,298 (9.51%) SQL Server
2 979 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 970 (7.11%) NoSQL
4 882 (6.46%) PostgreSQL
5 756 (5.54%) MySQL
6 454 (3.33%) MongoDB
7 422 (3.09%) Redis
8 400 (2.93%) Data Warehouse
9 389 (2.85%) Big Data
10 329 (2.41%) Power BI
11 237 (1.74%) RDBMS
12 231 (1.69%) Hadoop
13 209 (1.53%) Data Lake
14 198 (1.45%) Tableau
15 176 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 165 (1.21%) Amazon RDS
17 161 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 122 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
19 103 (0.75%) BigQuery
20 94 (0.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2,865 (20.99%) Git (software)
2 2,146 (15.72%) JIRA
3 1,549 (11.35%) Jenkins
4 490 (3.59%) JUnit
5 474 (3.47%) Selenium
6 444 (3.25%) GitLab
7 383 (2.81%) Cucumber
8 366 (2.68%) Cypress.io
9 353 (2.59%) Gradle
10 351 (2.57%) Maven
11 303 (2.22%) Visual Studio
12 298 (2.18%) TeamCity
13 292 (2.14%) Bitbucket
14 281 (2.06%) webpack
15 278 (2.04%) Postman
16 265 (1.94%) Mockito
17 258 (1.89%) NUnit
18 243 (1.78%) Team Foundation Server
19 234 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
20 202 (1.48%) SpecFlow
General
1 3,661 (26.82%) Finance
2 3,522 (25.80%) Social Skills
3 1,328 (9.73%) Analytical Skills
4 1,072 (7.85%) Retail
5 1,013 (7.42%) Banking
6 920 (6.74%) Marketing
7 830 (6.08%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 652 (4.78%) Games
9 623 (4.56%) Public Sector
10 581 (4.26%) Manufacturing
11 578 (4.23%) Presentation Skills
12 471 (3.45%) Legal
13 349 (2.56%) Law
14 299 (2.19%) Automotive
15 255 (1.87%) Influencing Skills
15 255 (1.87%) Telecoms
16 247 (1.81%) Publishing
17 235 (1.72%) Organisational Skills
18 221 (1.62%) Advertising
19 149 (1.09%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3,893 (28.52%) Developer
2 1,758 (12.88%) Software Engineer
3 1,089 (7.98%) Senior Developer
4 879 (6.44%) Scrum Master
5 854 (6.26%) Analyst
6 789 (5.78%) Project Manager
7 765 (5.60%) Software Developer
8 713 (5.22%) .NET Developer
9 647 (4.74%) Senior Software Engineer
10 606 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
11 588 (4.31%) Product Owner
12 566 (4.15%) Java Developer
13 508 (3.72%) Java Engineer
14 446 (3.27%) Architect
15 438 (3.21%) Business Analyst
16 432 (3.16%) DevOps Engineer
17 397 (2.91%) Senior Manager
18 388 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 335 (2.45%) C# Developer
20 333 (2.44%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,914 (21.34%) .NET
2 2,551 (18.69%) React
3 1,789 (13.10%) CSS
4 1,788 (13.10%) HTML
5 1,655 (12.12%) Node.js
6 1,538 (11.27%) REST
7 1,383 (10.13%) AngularJS
8 1,224 (8.97%) .NET Core
9 1,151 (8.43%) RESTful
10 1,085 (7.95%) Spring
11 932 (6.83%) .NET Framework
12 827 (6.06%) JSON
13 826 (6.05%) Web Services
14 784 (5.74%) ASP.NET
15 723 (5.30%) Kafka
16 659 (4.83%) Spring Boot
17 606 (4.44%) HTML5
18 508 (3.72%) XML
19 495 (3.63%) GraphQL
20 484 (3.55%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1,628 (11.92%) User Experience
2 863 (6.32%) Cloud Native
3 807 (5.91%) Mobile App
4 722 (5.29%) Self-Motivation
5 510 (3.74%) Life Science
6 459 (3.36%) Virtual Team
7 435 (3.19%) Algorithms
8 418 (3.06%) Public Cloud
9 374 (2.74%) Data Structures
10 362 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
11 302 (2.21%) Management Information System
12 273 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
13 212 (1.55%) Social Media
14 190 (1.39%) Cyberattack
15 174 (1.27%) Legacy Systems
16 169 (1.24%) IoT
17 163 (1.19%) Blog
18 151 (1.11%) Fixed Income
19 150 (1.10%) Sports Betting
20 149 (1.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1,015 (7.43%) Linux
2 709 (5.19%) Android
3 617 (4.52%) Windows
4 569 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 362 (2.65%) Unix
6 90 (0.66%) VMS
7 54 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 54 (0.40%) Windows Server
8 43 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
9 32 (0.23%) CentOS
10 17 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.12%) Windows Server 2016
11 14 (0.10%) Debian
12 12 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (0.073%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.051%) Mac OS
14 7 (0.051%) Solaris
15 6 (0.044%) FreeRTOS
15 6 (0.044%) Windows Server 2008
16 5 (0.037%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12,411 (90.91%) Agile
2 4,071 (29.82%) DevOps
3 3,454 (25.30%) Kanban
4 3,400 (24.90%) Software Engineering
5 3,280 (24.03%) CI/CD
6 2,838 (20.79%) TDD
7 2,499 (18.31%) Test Automation
8 2,494 (18.27%) Microservices
9 2,152 (15.76%) Mentoring
10 2,127 (15.58%) Problem-Solving
11 2,031 (14.88%) Coaching
12 1,815 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
13 1,775 (13.00%) Full Stack Development
14 1,760 (12.89%) BDD
15 1,741 (12.75%) SDLC
16 1,636 (11.98%) Project Management
17 1,421 (10.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 1,418 (10.39%) Analytics
19 1,398 (10.24%) User Stories
20 1,211 (8.87%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 3,519 (25.78%) JavaScript
2 3,310 (24.25%) Java
3 2,731 (20.00%) SQL
4 2,717 (19.90%) C#
5 2,656 (19.46%) Python
6 1,505 (11.02%) TypeScript
7 568 (4.16%) Kotlin
8 535 (3.92%) Ruby
9 503 (3.68%) Go
10 420 (3.08%) C++
11 401 (2.94%) PowerShell
12 388 (2.84%) C
13 363 (2.66%) Scala
14 345 (2.53%) T-SQL
15 328 (2.40%) Bash
16 313 (2.29%) PHP
17 238 (1.74%) ES6
18 180 (1.32%) Shell Script
19 151 (1.11%) Groovy
20 134 (0.98%) R
Qualifications
1 1,812 (13.27%) Degree
2 559 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 534 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 379 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 219 (1.60%) PMI Certification
6 202 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 182 (1.33%) Master's Degree
8 135 (0.99%) PMP
9 124 (0.91%) ISTQB
10 98 (0.72%) ISEB
11 82 (0.60%) AWS Certification
12 68 (0.50%) DBS Check
13 54 (0.40%) DV Cleared
14 46 (0.34%) CSPO
15 35 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
15 35 (0.26%) Postgraduate
15 35 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 34 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
17 27 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
18 21 (0.15%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,754 (12.85%) QA
2 343 (2.51%) Accessibility
3 146 (1.07%) PMO
4 120 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 91 (0.67%) GDPR
6 59 (0.43%) WCAG
7 57 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 44 (0.32%) SLA
9 29 (0.21%) WAI
10 26 (0.19%) MiFID
11 25 (0.18%) EMIR
12 21 (0.15%) NIST
13 19 (0.14%) COBIT
13 19 (0.14%) PCI DSS
14 18 (0.13%) GRC
15 13 (0.095%) Cyber Essentials
16 11 (0.081%) GxP
17 10 (0.073%) Actionable Recommendations
18 9 (0.066%) ISO 9001
19 7 (0.051%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2,050 (15.02%) Docker
2 45 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 41 (0.30%) Firmware
4 36 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (0.15%) zsh
7 18 (0.13%) HDFS
8 16 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 10 (0.073%) Apache Flume
10 9 (0.066%) VirtualBox
10 9 (0.066%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.044%) Hyper-V
12 5 (0.037%) Slurm Workload Manager
12 5 (0.037%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.037%) vSphere
13 4 (0.029%) Varnish
14 3 (0.022%) Ceph
14 3 (0.022%) Postfix
15 2 (0.015%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.007%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2,018 (14.78%) Kubernetes
2 968 (7.09%) Terraform
3 539 (3.95%) Ansible
4 221 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
5 212 (1.55%) Puppet
6 203 (1.49%) Prometheus
7 196 (1.44%) Grafana
8 141 (1.03%) Kibana
9 95 (0.70%) Docker Swarm
10 54 (0.40%) logstash
11 44 (0.32%) Istio
12 43 (0.31%) HAProxy
13 40 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
14 38 (0.28%) Single Sign-On
15 37 (0.27%) Opsgenie
16 33 (0.24%) MIIS
17 30 (0.22%) Packer
17 30 (0.22%) ZABBIX
18 28 (0.21%) Pingdom
19 27 (0.20%) Rancher
Vendors
1 1,977 (14.48%) Microsoft
2 1,273 (9.32%) Google
3 590 (4.32%) Oracle
4 357 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
5 216 (1.58%) Atlassian
6 200 (1.46%) SAP
7 148 (1.08%) Adobe
8 136 (1.00%) Northgate
9 121 (0.89%) Databricks
10 118 (0.86%) Splunk
11 109 (0.80%) Sun
12 94 (0.69%) Apple
13 88 (0.64%) NEC
14 86 (0.63%) IBM
15 83 (0.61%) ServiceNow
16 73 (0.53%) Bloomberg
16 73 (0.53%) Red Hat
17 72 (0.53%) Sage
18 66 (0.48%) New Relic
19 64 (0.47%) Xamarin