The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East / Home Counties
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 9 6
Rank change year-on-year +7 -3  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 36.36% 3.70% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 66.67% 8.33% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Median salary £60,000 - £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Home Counties
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6 12 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 54.55% 44.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 19
Median salary £60,000 £37,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -37.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Home Counties citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the Home Counties

Scrum
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in the Home Counties.

Salary trend for Scrum in the Home Counties

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the Home Counties

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the Home Counties over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Home Counties region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
1 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 7 (70.00%) MVC
3 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 6 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 4 (40.00%) Online Games
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (40.00%) J2EE
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Games
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) OOP
5 3 (30.00%) OO
5 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (30.00%) Open Source
5 3 (30.00%) Coaching
5 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
6 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
7 1 (10.00%) JMS
7 1 (10.00%) QA

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Development Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Java Development Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Software Development Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) AngularJS
1 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 6 (60.00%) Razor View Engine
2 6 (60.00%) RESTful
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (10.00%) JMS
5 1 (10.00%) JPA
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (10.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Online Games
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) TDD
2 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Coaching
3 3 (30.00%) OO
3 3 (30.00%) OOP
3 3 (30.00%) Open Source
3 3 (30.00%) Software Delivery
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (10.00%) BDD
4 1 (10.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Kanban
4 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
4 1 (10.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA