Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 21 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6,466 7,331 8,036
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.08% 9.94% 9.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.94% 10.82% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,170 5,863 7,244
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £41,250 £38,050 £37,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £83,175
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 65,029 67,728 75,779
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.37% 91.79% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 52,047 53,744 65,309
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -5 1,171 £65,000 +4.00% 240
West London -14 260 £58,750 +2.17% 115
South London -11 119 £55,000 - 39
East London +27 82 £60,500 +0.83% 37
North London +1 14 £45,000 -21.74% 11
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 5,912 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2,038 (31.52%) TDD
3 1,898 (29.35%) Java
4 1,860 (28.77%) Finance
5 1,755 (27.14%) C#
6 1,679 (25.97%) Kanban
7 1,662 (25.70%) JavaScript
8 1,592 (24.62%) .NET
9 1,352 (20.91%) SQL
10 1,285 (19.87%) SQL Server
11 1,270 (19.64%) HTML
12 1,265 (19.56%) BDD
13 1,238 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
14 1,186 (18.34%) DevOps
15 1,097 (16.97%) CSS
16 1,032 (15.96%) MVC
17 1,007 (15.57%) AngularJS
18 954 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
19 949 (14.68%) Software Engineering
20 919 (14.21%) Test Automation
21 865 (13.38%) Microservices
22 852 (13.18%) Degree
23 804 (12.43%) Microsoft
24 801 (12.39%) Git (software)
25 781 (12.08%) ASP.NET
26 772 (11.94%) QA
27 769 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
28 754 (11.66%) JIRA
29 729 (11.27%) RESTful
30 717 (11.09%) 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
1 385 (5.95%) Confluence
2 190 (2.94%) CMS
3 184 (2.85%) Apache Spark
4 167 (2.58%) Elasticsearch
5 143 (2.21%) Tomcat
6 117 (1.81%) Apache
7 84 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
8 78 (1.21%) SharePoint
9 72 (1.11%) WebSphere
10 68 (1.05%) JBoss
11 65 (1.01%) WebLogic
12 54 (0.84%) Mule
13 53 (0.82%) OpenStack
14 46 (0.71%) Drupal
15 40 (0.62%) Apache Solr
15 40 (0.62%) IIS
16 37 (0.57%) nginx
17 36 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 35 (0.54%) Apache Pig
18 35 (0.54%) Jetty
Applications
1 142 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
2 69 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
3 59 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 44 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
5 35 (0.54%) Photoshop
6 25 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
7 20 (0.31%) InfoPath
7 20 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 15 (0.23%) InVision
9 9 (0.14%) Chatbot
9 9 (0.14%) Mingle
10 7 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.062%) GIMP
12 3 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
12 3 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.031%) UXPin
14 1 (0.015%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.015%) Weka
Business Applications
1 83 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 38 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 38 (0.59%) SAP Hybris
3 23 (0.36%) Magento
4 22 (0.34%) NetSuite
5 14 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
6 10 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 8 (0.12%) Workfront
8 7 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.077%) BASE24
9 5 (0.077%) Distributed Ledger
9 5 (0.077%) Infor CRM
9 5 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.077%) Postilion
9 5 (0.077%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.062%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.062%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
10 4 (0.062%) Oracle Retail
10 4 (0.062%) Sage CRM
11 3 (0.046%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 954 (14.75%) Amazon AWS
2 705 (10.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 223 (3.45%) SaaS
4 202 (3.12%) GitHub
5 181 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 169 (2.61%) PaaS
7 104 (1.61%) Slack
8 97 (1.50%) Serverless
9 84 (1.30%) IaaS
10 74 (1.14%) Office 365
11 65 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
12 64 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
13 50 (0.77%) OpenShift
14 47 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
15 44 (0.68%) npm
16 43 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
17 37 (0.57%) Amazon S3
18 32 (0.49%) G Suite
18 32 (0.49%) IBM Cloud
19 31 (0.48%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 143 (2.21%) Internet
2 98 (1.52%) HTTP
3 48 (0.74%) DNS
4 40 (0.62%) Firewall
4 40 (0.62%) TCP/IP
5 32 (0.49%) Broadband
6 30 (0.46%) Hyperconnected
7 24 (0.37%) SSL
8 17 (0.26%) SMS
9 11 (0.17%) AMQP
9 11 (0.17%) SMTP
10 10 (0.15%) LAN
10 10 (0.15%) VPN
10 10 (0.15%) Wireless
11 9 (0.14%) Network Security
11 9 (0.14%) SSH
11 9 (0.14%) WAN
12 8 (0.12%) Intranet
12 8 (0.12%) SAN
12 8 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,285 (19.87%) SQL Server
2 451 (6.97%) NoSQL
3 354 (5.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 317 (4.90%) Big Data
5 306 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 305 (4.72%) MySQL
7 225 (3.48%) Data Warehouse
8 224 (3.46%) Relational Database
9 199 (3.08%) Hadoop
10 171 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 162 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 133 (2.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 119 (1.84%) Blockchain
14 110 (1.70%) Power BI
15 106 (1.64%) SQL Server 2014
16 100 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
16 100 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 86 (1.33%) Apache Hive
18 83 (1.28%) RDBMS
19 81 (1.25%) Redis
Development Applications
1 801 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 754 (11.66%) JIRA
3 689 (10.66%) Jenkins
4 576 (8.91%) Selenium
5 321 (4.96%) Maven
6 285 (4.41%) NUnit
7 281 (4.35%) Cucumber
8 265 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 219 (3.39%) TeamCity
10 214 (3.31%) JUnit
11 197 (3.05%) Visual Studio
12 193 (2.98%) Rhino Mocks
13 174 (2.69%) WebDriver
14 171 (2.64%) Subversion
15 157 (2.43%) SpecFlow
16 147 (2.27%) Moq
17 142 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
18 141 (2.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 136 (2.10%) JMeter
20 126 (1.95%) gulp
General
1 1,860 (28.77%) Finance
2 637 (9.85%) Banking
3 455 (7.04%) Retail
4 312 (4.83%) Marketing
5 291 (4.50%) Games
6 168 (2.60%) Front Office
7 164 (2.54%) Advertising
8 130 (2.01%) Telecoms
9 126 (1.95%) Investment Banking
10 113 (1.75%) Law
11 99 (1.53%) Publishing
12 86 (1.33%) Financial Institution
13 77 (1.19%) Retail Banking
14 67 (1.04%) Back Office
15 62 (0.96%) Legal
16 48 (0.74%) Manufacturing
17 43 (0.67%) Corporate Banking
18 23 (0.36%) Billing
19 21 (0.32%) Automotive
20 20 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,815 (43.54%) Developer
2 768 (11.88%) C# Developer
3 717 (11.09%) Java Developer
4 713 (11.03%) .NET Developer
5 581 (8.99%) Analyst
6 549 (8.49%) Senior Developer
7 506 (7.83%) C# .NET Developer
8 440 (6.80%) Business Analyst
9 406 (6.28%) Project Manager
10 362 (5.60%) Scrum Master
10 362 (5.60%) Software Engineer
11 315 (4.87%) Architect
12 270 (4.18%) Software Developer
13 247 (3.82%) Lead Developer
14 237 (3.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 225 (3.48%) Java Engineer
16 223 (3.45%) Agile Developer
17 221 (3.42%) Senior Java Developer
18 210 (3.25%) ASP.NET Developer
19 209 (3.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,592 (24.62%) .NET
2 1,270 (19.64%) HTML
3 1,097 (16.97%) CSS
4 1,007 (15.57%) AngularJS
5 781 (12.08%) ASP.NET
6 729 (11.27%) RESTful
7 648 (10.02%) HTML5
8 619 (9.57%) Spring
9 611 (9.45%) React
10 604 (9.34%) Web Services
11 591 (9.14%) ASP.NET MVC
12 512 (7.92%) REST
13 511 (7.90%) Node.js
14 401 (6.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 384 (5.94%) CSS3
15 384 (5.94%) jQuery
16 375 (5.80%) .NET Framework
17 369 (5.71%) WCF
18 355 (5.49%) WPF
19 306 (4.73%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 717 (11.09%) User Experience
2 559 (8.65%) Fintech
3 521 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 514 (7.95%) Computer Science
5 397 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
6 345 (5.34%) Mobile App
7 217 (3.36%) Self-Motivation
8 166 (2.57%) Enterprise Software
9 144 (2.23%) Algorithms
10 103 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 101 (1.56%) Data Structures
12 85 (1.31%) Virtual Team
13 78 (1.21%) Management Information System
14 72 (1.11%) Data Centre
15 62 (0.96%) Tandem
16 60 (0.93%) Online Banking
17 58 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 58 (0.90%) Online Gambling
18 57 (0.88%) Cloud Native
19 56 (0.87%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 541 (8.37%) Linux
2 330 (5.10%) Windows
3 182 (2.81%) Android
4 150 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 73 (1.13%) Unix
6 23 (0.36%) Debian
7 20 (0.31%) Windows Server
8 18 (0.28%) Nucleus RTOS
8 18 (0.28%) Windows Phone
9 17 (0.26%) Windows 10
10 16 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (0.22%) CentOS
12 13 (0.20%) Ubuntu
13 11 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 11 (0.17%) Solaris
13 11 (0.17%) Windows 7
14 10 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (0.14%) VMS
16 6 (0.093%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.093%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,912 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 2,038 (31.52%) TDD
3 1,679 (25.97%) Kanban
4 1,265 (19.56%) BDD
5 1,238 (19.15%) Continuous Integration
6 1,186 (18.34%) DevOps
7 1,032 (15.96%) MVC
8 949 (14.68%) Software Engineering
9 919 (14.21%) Test Automation
10 865 (13.38%) Microservices
11 769 (11.89%) Problem-Solving
12 693 (10.72%) Project Management
13 665 (10.28%) SDLC
14 589 (9.11%) E-Commerce
14 589 (9.11%) Stakeholder Management
15 569 (8.80%) OO
16 502 (7.76%) User Stories
17 485 (7.50%) Mentoring
18 450 (6.96%) Web Development
19 418 (6.46%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1,898 (29.35%) Java
2 1,755 (27.14%) C#
3 1,662 (25.70%) JavaScript
4 1,352 (20.91%) SQL
5 623 (9.64%) Python
6 394 (6.09%) Java 8
7 319 (4.93%) PHP
8 317 (4.90%) T-SQL
9 296 (4.58%) Ruby
10 241 (3.73%) Scala
11 225 (3.48%) C++
12 158 (2.44%) TypeScript
13 142 (2.20%) C
13 142 (2.20%) ES6
14 132 (2.04%) PowerShell
15 107 (1.65%) Shell Script
16 100 (1.55%) VBA
17 99 (1.53%) Groovy
18 79 (1.22%) Bash Shell
19 75 (1.16%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 852 (13.18%) Degree
2 209 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 127 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 124 (1.92%) PMI Certification
5 99 (1.53%) PMP
6 93 (1.44%) Master's Degree
6 93 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 75 (1.16%) ISEB
8 69 (1.07%) SC Cleared
9 66 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 54 (0.84%) ISTQB
11 41 (0.63%) DV Cleared
12 37 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 30 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
14 25 (0.39%) MCAD
14 25 (0.39%) MCSD
14 25 (0.39%) MCTS
15 20 (0.31%) MCPD
16 18 (0.28%) PhD
17 17 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 772 (11.94%) QA
2 74 (1.14%) GCP
3 61 (0.94%) PMO
4 42 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 38 (0.59%) GDPR
6 26 (0.40%) SLA
7 24 (0.37%) PSD2
8 15 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.14%) MiFID
10 8 (0.12%) ISO 9000
11 6 (0.093%) WAI
12 5 (0.077%) COBIT
12 5 (0.077%) ISO 9001
12 5 (0.077%) SEPA
13 4 (0.062%) ISO 20022
13 4 (0.062%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.046%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.046%) FINREP
14 3 (0.046%) PCI DSS
14 3 (0.046%) WCAG
System Software
1 597 (9.23%) Docker
2 40 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (0.57%) HDFS
4 34 (0.53%) Active Directory
5 26 (0.40%) Apache Flume
6 22 (0.34%) Hyper-V
7 16 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (0.20%) vSphere
9 9 (0.14%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 5 (0.077%) GridGain
10 5 (0.077%) vCloud
10 5 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.062%) VirtualBox
12 3 (0.046%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.046%) KVM
13 2 (0.031%) Firmware
14 1 (0.015%) ACF2
14 1 (0.015%) Oracle RAC
14 1 (0.015%) RACF
14 1 (0.015%) zsh
Systems Management
1 274 (4.24%) Ansible
2 251 (3.88%) Kubernetes
3 235 (3.63%) Puppet
4 232 (3.59%) Opscode Chef
5 192 (2.97%) Terraform
6 82 (1.27%) Salt
7 35 (0.54%) Mesos
8 29 (0.45%) Oozie
9 23 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
9 23 (0.36%) Kibana
10 22 (0.34%) ITRS Geneos
11 16 (0.25%) Nagios
12 15 (0.23%) logstash
13 13 (0.20%) Packer
14 12 (0.19%) HockeyApp
14 12 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
15 9 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (0.14%) SCCM
16 8 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
17 7 (0.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 804 (12.43%) Microsoft
2 330 (5.10%) Oracle
3 257 (3.97%) Google
4 147 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 142 (2.20%) SAP
6 135 (2.09%) Tableau
7 106 (1.64%) Facebook
8 93 (1.44%) Adobe
9 92 (1.42%) Splunk
10 81 (1.25%) Atlassian
11 79 (1.22%) AppDynamics
12 71 (1.10%) IBM
13 69 (1.07%) hybris
14 64 (0.99%) WorldPay
15 59 (0.91%) VMware
16 58 (0.90%) Cloudera
17 57 (0.88%) Sitecore
18 55 (0.85%) Red Hat
19 51 (0.79%) Talend
20 47 (0.73%) Cognizant