Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 20 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6,097 7,610 7,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.96% 10.19% 9.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 10.98% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4,876 5,756 6,651
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 62,403 69,281 70,188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.70% 92.81% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50,143 53,043 60,553
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,260
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in London

Scrum
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Scrum in London

Scrum
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in London

Scrum
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the London region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Central London -4 1,157 £65,000 +8.33% 224
West London -12 256 £57,500 +4.55% 136
South London +1 180 £60,000 +41.18% 38
East London +13 84 £60,000 -4.00% 29
North London +2 13 £51,250 -8.89% 7
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 London region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5,541 (90.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,808 (29.65%) TDD
3 1,733 (28.42%) C#
4 1,696 (27.82%) Finance
5 1,686 (27.65%) JavaScript
6 1,666 (27.32%) Java
7 1,645 (26.98%) Kanban
8 1,622 (26.60%) .NET
9 1,283 (21.04%) DevOps
10 1,237 (20.29%) SQL
11 1,210 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
12 1,199 (19.67%) HTML
13 1,167 (19.14%) SQL Server
14 1,060 (17.39%) BDD
15 1,056 (17.32%) AngularJS
16 1,030 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
17 999 (16.39%) CSS
18 899 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
19 897 (14.71%) Microservices
20 885 (14.52%) MVC
21 853 (13.99%) Test Automation
22 837 (13.73%) Git (software)
23 827 (13.56%) Software Engineering
24 799 (13.10%) Microsoft
25 790 (12.96%) ASP.NET
25 790 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
26 764 (12.53%) Degree
27 758 (12.43%) JIRA
27 758 (12.43%) Project Management
28 719 (11.79%) User Experience

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 354 (5.81%) Confluence
2 159 (2.61%) CMS
3 156 (2.56%) Apache Spark
4 143 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
5 134 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 115 (1.89%) WebSphere
7 100 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
8 92 (1.51%) Apache
9 72 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 59 (0.97%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 56 (0.92%) SharePoint
12 54 (0.89%) OpenStack
13 50 (0.82%) Apache Pig
14 41 (0.67%) IIS
15 37 (0.61%) Apache Solr
16 36 (0.59%) Drupal
16 36 (0.59%) WordPress
17 34 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 33 (0.54%) JBoss
18 33 (0.54%) nginx
Applications
1 124 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 59 (0.97%) Photoshop
3 58 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
3 58 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 56 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
5 47 (0.77%) InVision
6 45 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 24 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 15 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.25%) Mingle
9 11 (0.18%) Chatbot
10 7 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.098%) Spreadsheet
12 5 (0.082%) Flinto
13 3 (0.049%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.016%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.016%) GIMP
14 1 (0.016%) Gliffy
14 1 (0.016%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.016%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 75 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 54 (0.89%) Magento
3 38 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
4 27 (0.44%) Payment Gateway
5 26 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
6 17 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 14 (0.23%) Actimize
8 11 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 6 (0.098%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.098%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.098%) Oracle Retail
9 6 (0.098%) SAP ERP
10 5 (0.082%) Adobe Campaign
10 5 (0.082%) BASE24
10 5 (0.082%) Postilion
11 4 (0.066%) CA PPM
11 4 (0.066%) Northgate Housing
12 3 (0.049%) SAP Business One
12 3 (0.049%) thinkFolio
13 2 (0.033%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 1,030 (16.89%) Amazon AWS
2 899 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 256 (4.20%) Google Cloud Platform
4 205 (3.36%) SaaS
5 202 (3.31%) PaaS
6 181 (2.97%) GitHub
7 105 (1.72%) Serverless
8 98 (1.61%) OpenShift
9 92 (1.51%) Office 365
10 70 (1.15%) IBM Cloud
11 61 (1.00%) IaaS
12 60 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
13 54 (0.89%) Slack
14 43 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
15 40 (0.66%) npm
16 39 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
17 37 (0.61%) Amazon S3
17 37 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
18 34 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
18 34 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 125 (2.05%) Internet
2 83 (1.36%) HTTP
3 75 (1.23%) Firewall
4 50 (0.82%) DNS
5 36 (0.59%) DHCP
6 27 (0.44%) Broadband
7 26 (0.43%) Hyperconnected
8 25 (0.41%) Skype
9 22 (0.36%) SSL
10 18 (0.30%) TCP/IP
11 12 (0.20%) SAN
11 12 (0.20%) SMS
12 11 (0.18%) Network Security
12 11 (0.18%) VPN
13 8 (0.13%) BGP
14 7 (0.11%) BIG-IP
14 7 (0.11%) VLAN
14 7 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (0.082%) Intranet
15 5 (0.082%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,167 (19.14%) SQL Server
2 413 (6.77%) NoSQL
3 402 (6.59%) SQL Server 2016
4 309 (5.07%) Big Data
5 276 (4.53%) MongoDB
6 263 (4.31%) MySQL
7 234 (3.84%) Data Warehouse
8 189 (3.10%) Relational Database
9 182 (2.99%) Hadoop
10 160 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 153 (2.51%) Power BI
12 142 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
13 115 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 111 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
15 100 (1.64%) Blockchain
16 98 (1.61%) Apache Hive
17 93 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
18 85 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 78 (1.28%) Amazon Redshift
20 72 (1.18%) HBase
Development Applications
1 837 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 758 (12.43%) JIRA
3 652 (10.69%) Jenkins
4 463 (7.59%) Selenium
5 303 (4.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 249 (4.08%) Maven
7 234 (3.84%) Cucumber
8 193 (3.17%) TeamCity
9 186 (3.05%) Octopus Deploy
10 178 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 162 (2.66%) WebDriver
12 148 (2.43%) JUnit
13 142 (2.33%) Visual Studio
14 123 (2.02%) Subversion
15 119 (1.95%) SpecFlow
16 106 (1.74%) JMeter
17 99 (1.62%) Gradle
17 99 (1.62%) NUnit
18 89 (1.46%) Bitbucket
19 86 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 1,696 (27.82%) Finance
2 571 (9.37%) Banking
3 392 (6.43%) Retail
4 255 (4.18%) Marketing
5 250 (4.10%) Games
6 179 (2.94%) Advertising
7 152 (2.49%) Front Office
8 123 (2.02%) Telecoms
9 103 (1.69%) Law
10 97 (1.59%) Investment Banking
11 91 (1.49%) Publishing
12 83 (1.36%) Financial Institution
13 76 (1.25%) Back Office
14 66 (1.08%) Retail Banking
15 60 (0.98%) Legal
16 36 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
17 34 (0.56%) Automotive
18 31 (0.51%) Manufacturing
19 18 (0.30%) Billing
20 16 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2,554 (41.89%) Developer
2 707 (11.60%) .NET Developer
3 653 (10.71%) C# Developer
4 605 (9.92%) Java Developer
5 596 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 558 (9.15%) Analyst
7 408 (6.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 391 (6.41%) Business Analyst
9 362 (5.94%) Scrum Master
10 352 (5.77%) Architect
11 345 (5.66%) Project Manager
12 281 (4.61%) Software Engineer
13 217 (3.56%) Senior Java Developer
14 211 (3.46%) Lead Developer
15 196 (3.21%) Software Developer
16 186 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
17 166 (2.72%) Agile Developer
17 166 (2.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 154 (2.53%) ASP.NET Developer
19 149 (2.44%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,622 (26.60%) .NET
2 1,199 (19.67%) HTML
3 1,056 (17.32%) AngularJS
4 999 (16.39%) CSS
5 790 (12.96%) ASP.NET
6 640 (10.50%) RESTful
7 628 (10.30%) Web Services
8 593 (9.73%) React
9 571 (9.37%) Spring
10 533 (8.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 505 (8.28%) HTML5
12 493 (8.09%) REST
13 492 (8.07%) ASP.NET Web API
14 471 (7.73%) Node.js
15 381 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 380 (6.23%) .NET Framework
17 344 (5.64%) CSS3
18 328 (5.38%) jQuery
19 257 (4.22%) Spring Boot
20 234 (3.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 719 (11.79%) User Experience
2 558 (9.15%) Fintech
3 549 (9.00%) Analytical Skills
4 427 (7.00%) Computer Science
5 402 (6.59%) Greenfield Project
6 330 (5.41%) Mobile App
7 212 (3.48%) Self-Motivation
8 170 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
9 105 (1.72%) Algorithms
10 102 (1.67%) Virtual Team
11 86 (1.41%) Cloud Native
12 80 (1.31%) Hedge funds
13 75 (1.23%) Data Centre
14 69 (1.13%) Management Information System
15 63 (1.03%) Data Structures
16 56 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 51 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
18 50 (0.82%) Public Cloud
19 48 (0.79%) PKI
20 47 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 456 (7.48%) Linux
2 278 (4.56%) Windows
3 159 (2.61%) Android
4 135 (2.21%) Apple iOS
5 79 (1.30%) Windows Server
6 69 (1.13%) Unix
7 40 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 27 (0.44%) CentOS
11 23 (0.38%) Windows 10
12 12 (0.20%) Debian
12 12 (0.20%) Solaris
13 11 (0.18%) Mac OS X
14 9 (0.15%) CoreOS
14 9 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.13%) Nucleus RTOS
15 8 (0.13%) Windows Phone
16 7 (0.11%) VMS
17 4 (0.066%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,541 (90.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,808 (29.65%) TDD
3 1,645 (26.98%) Kanban
4 1,283 (21.04%) DevOps
5 1,210 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1,060 (17.39%) BDD
7 897 (14.71%) Microservices
8 885 (14.52%) MVC
9 853 (13.99%) Test Automation
10 827 (13.56%) Software Engineering
11 790 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
12 758 (12.43%) Project Management
13 592 (9.71%) User Stories
14 589 (9.66%) SDLC
15 587 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
16 511 (8.38%) E-Commerce
17 505 (8.28%) Mentoring
18 436 (7.15%) Continuous Improvement
19 411 (6.74%) Analytics
20 407 (6.68%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,733 (28.42%) C#
2 1,686 (27.65%) JavaScript
3 1,666 (27.32%) Java
4 1,237 (20.29%) SQL
5 628 (10.30%) Python
6 305 (5.00%) Java 8
7 253 (4.15%) PHP
8 251 (4.12%) Ruby
9 226 (3.71%) Scala
9 226 (3.71%) T-SQL
10 188 (3.08%) PowerShell
11 187 (3.07%) C++
12 125 (2.05%) TypeScript
13 109 (1.79%) C
14 107 (1.75%) Bash Shell
15 93 (1.53%) PL/SQL
16 91 (1.49%) Go
17 85 (1.39%) ES6
18 77 (1.26%) Shell Script
19 75 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 764 (12.53%) Degree
2 174 (2.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 149 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 97 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 93 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 85 (1.39%) PMI Certification
7 69 (1.13%) Master's Degree
8 68 (1.12%) ISEB
9 64 (1.05%) ISTQB
10 62 (1.02%) PMP
11 56 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 46 (0.75%) DV Cleared
13 29 (0.48%) CISSP
14 26 (0.43%) MCSE
14 26 (0.43%) Numerate Degree
15 22 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 21 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 20 (0.33%) APMP
18 16 (0.26%) MBA
18 16 (0.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 633 (10.38%) QA
2 63 (1.03%) PMO
3 48 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 39 (0.64%) GDPR
5 32 (0.52%) SLA
6 11 (0.18%) PCI DSS
7 10 (0.16%) ISO 9000
7 10 (0.16%) PSD2
8 9 (0.15%) MiFID
9 8 (0.13%) SEPA
10 5 (0.082%) COBIT
11 4 (0.066%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
12 3 (0.049%) FINREP
12 3 (0.049%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.049%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 2 (0.033%) IFRS
13 2 (0.033%) IFRS 9
14 1 (0.016%) ISO 20022
14 1 (0.016%) P3O
System Software
1 677 (11.10%) Docker
2 66 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 49 (0.80%) Hyper-V
4 43 (0.71%) Apache Flume
5 34 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (0.31%) HDFS
7 12 (0.20%) vSphere
8 11 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (0.15%) VirtualBox
10 8 (0.13%) Xen
11 7 (0.11%) iptables
11 7 (0.11%) Varnish
11 7 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (0.082%) vCloud
13 3 (0.049%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.033%) GlusterFS
14 2 (0.033%) LXC
15 1 (0.016%) ACF2
15 1 (0.016%) etcd
15 1 (0.016%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 310 (5.08%) Kubernetes
2 257 (4.22%) Ansible
3 227 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
4 226 (3.71%) Puppet
5 185 (3.03%) Terraform
6 84 (1.38%) Salt
7 42 (0.69%) Oozie
8 37 (0.61%) Hadoop YARN
9 35 (0.57%) SCCM
9 35 (0.57%) SCOM
10 34 (0.56%) Mesos
11 23 (0.38%) HP Quality Center
12 21 (0.34%) Automic
13 20 (0.33%) Grafana
14 19 (0.31%) Kibana
15 18 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
16 11 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
16 11 (0.18%) Nagios
16 11 (0.18%) Packer
17 10 (0.16%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 799 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 342 (5.61%) Oracle
3 317 (5.20%) Google
4 172 (2.82%) SAP
5 126 (2.07%) IBM
6 123 (2.02%) Red Hat
6 123 (2.02%) Tableau
7 117 (1.92%) Adobe
8 94 (1.54%) Facebook
9 93 (1.53%) Splunk
10 89 (1.46%) Atlassian
11 77 (1.26%) Salesforce.com
12 74 (1.21%) Cloudera
13 70 (1.15%) hybris
14 64 (1.05%) VMware
15 50 (0.82%) AppDynamics
15 50 (0.82%) Talend
16 48 (0.79%) Informatica
17 46 (0.75%) Cadence
17 46 (0.75%) Zend