Period
to 30 October 2020

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 30 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
30 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 24 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,529 4,672 6,080
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.64% 8.54% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.19% 9.15% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1,445 3,961 5,133
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,000
90th Percentile £114,000 £92,500 £92,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 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 18,675 51,048 62,965
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.28% 93.26% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15,565 41,173 50,612
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,350 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.43% - +5.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in London

Scrum
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Scrum in London

Scrum
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in London over the 6 months to 30 October 2020.

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 30 October 2020. 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 -8 280 £72,500 +7.41% 72
South London -2 78 £65,000 - 12
West London -24 25 £52,500 -12.50% 30
East London +1 5 £66,250 - 19
North London +14 3 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 30 October 2020, 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 1,388 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 510 (33.36%) JavaScript
3 494 (32.31%) Azure
4 467 (30.54%) Finance
5 459 (30.02%) Java
6 429 (28.06%) DevOps
7 426 (27.86%) AWS
8 412 (26.95%) SQL
9 383 (25.05%) TDD
10 361 (23.61%) .NET
11 339 (22.17%) Kanban
12 330 (21.58%) Microservices
13 316 (20.67%) Python
14 305 (19.95%) Git (software)
15 299 (19.56%) C#
16 298 (19.49%) Docker
17 278 (18.18%) Microsoft
18 252 (16.48%) HTML
18 252 (16.48%) Software Engineering
19 248 (16.22%) Web Services
20 237 (15.50%) CSS
21 234 (15.30%) React
22 233 (15.24%) SQL Server
23 228 (14.91%) Kubernetes
24 225 (14.72%) JIRA
25 223 (14.58%) Analytics
26 221 (14.45%) AngularJS
27 218 (14.26%) .NET Core
28 193 (12.62%) Degree
29 189 (12.36%) BDD

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
1 106 (6.93%) Confluence
2 64 (4.19%) Elasticsearch
3 46 (3.01%) SAS
4 36 (2.35%) CMS
5 23 (1.50%) Apache Spark
6 21 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
7 19 (1.24%) IIS
7 19 (1.24%) WebSphere
8 17 (1.11%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.11%) WebLogic
9 16 (1.05%) EPiServer
10 13 (0.85%) Apache
11 10 (0.65%) SharePoint
12 7 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.39%) JBoss
13 6 (0.39%) nginx
13 6 (0.39%) Sitefinity
13 6 (0.39%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.33%) DNN
14 5 (0.33%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 48 (3.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (1.24%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.05%) Chatbot
3 16 (1.05%) Zeplin
4 14 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (0.92%) Sketch
5 11 (0.72%) Figma
5 11 (0.72%) InVision
6 10 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 10 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 67 (4.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (1.37%) SAP Hybris
3 15 (0.98%) Siebel CRM
4 9 (0.59%) Distributed Ledger
4 9 (0.59%) R3 Corda
5 6 (0.39%) Magento
6 4 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.26%) Shopify
7 3 (0.20%) Temenos T24
7 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
8 2 (0.13%) SAP R/3
8 2 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 1 (0.065%) Maximo
9 1 (0.065%) PolarLake
9 1 (0.065%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 494 (32.31%) Azure
2 426 (27.86%) AWS
3 155 (10.14%) GCP
4 114 (7.46%) Power Platform
5 94 (6.15%) SaaS
6 56 (3.66%) Dynamics 365
7 55 (3.60%) PaaS
8 53 (3.47%) OpenShift
9 50 (3.27%) Serverless
10 32 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
11 31 (2.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 30 (1.96%) Azure Data Factory
13 29 (1.90%) Amazon SQS
14 27 (1.77%) Azure Active Directory
15 24 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
15 24 (1.57%) IaaS
15 24 (1.57%) Office 365
16 23 (1.50%) Amazon ECS
16 23 (1.50%) GitHub
17 22 (1.44%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 51 (3.34%) HTTP
2 41 (2.68%) DNS
3 20 (1.31%) Internet
4 16 (1.05%) FTP
4 16 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.85%) IMAP
5 13 (0.85%) Skype
5 13 (0.85%) SMTP
6 9 (0.59%) Firewall
7 7 (0.46%) WAN
8 6 (0.39%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.39%) LAN
9 4 (0.26%) Asterisk PBX
9 4 (0.26%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.20%) Bluetooth
10 3 (0.20%) Network Security
11 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.13%) VoIP
11 2 (0.13%) VPN
12 1 (0.065%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 233 (15.24%) SQL Server
2 115 (7.52%) Big Data
3 98 (6.41%) NoSQL
4 95 (6.21%) MongoDB
5 81 (5.30%) Power BI
6 64 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 63 (4.12%) Hadoop
8 62 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 56 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
10 44 (2.88%) Oracle Database
10 44 (2.88%) Pentaho
11 41 (2.68%) Apache Hive
11 41 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
12 40 (2.62%) Relational Database
13 39 (2.55%) Impala
13 39 (2.55%) MySQL
14 31 (2.03%) SQL Server 2019
15 28 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
15 28 (1.83%) Redis
16 25 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 305 (19.95%) Git (software)
2 225 (14.72%) JIRA
3 159 (10.40%) Jenkins
4 78 (5.10%) Selenium
5 56 (3.66%) Artifactory
6 55 (3.60%) GitLab
6 55 (3.60%) Octopus Deploy
7 54 (3.53%) TeamCity
8 51 (3.34%) Cucumber
8 51 (3.34%) Visual Studio
9 49 (3.20%) Maven
9 49 (3.20%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (3.07%) JUnit
11 38 (2.49%) Bitbucket
12 36 (2.35%) Postman
13 35 (2.29%) NUnit
13 35 (2.29%) SpecFlow
14 31 (2.03%) WebDriver
15 29 (1.90%) Appium
16 23 (1.50%) Mocha
General
1 467 (30.54%) Finance
2 127 (8.31%) Banking
3 83 (5.43%) Front Office
4 75 (4.91%) Retail
5 62 (4.05%) Marketing
6 46 (3.01%) Games
7 38 (2.49%) Public Sector
8 35 (2.29%) Private Banking
9 33 (2.16%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.44%) Financial Institution
10 22 (1.44%) Manufacturing
11 16 (1.05%) Advertising
12 15 (0.98%) Law
13 14 (0.92%) Telecoms
14 12 (0.78%) Publishing
15 10 (0.65%) Back Office
16 8 (0.52%) Online Betting
16 8 (0.52%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.46%) Automotive
17 7 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 561 (36.69%) Developer
2 168 (10.99%) .NET Developer
3 134 (8.76%) C# Developer
4 112 (7.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 98 (6.41%) Lead Developer
6 96 (6.28%) Java Developer
7 95 (6.21%) Architect
8 87 (5.69%) Analyst
8 87 (5.69%) Senior Developer
9 76 (4.97%) Software Engineer
10 71 (4.64%) Business Analyst
11 60 (3.92%) Full Stack Developer
12 56 (3.66%) Data Engineer
13 54 (3.53%) Consultant
14 53 (3.47%) Scrum Master
15 52 (3.40%) Product Manager
16 51 (3.34%) DevOps Engineer
17 45 (2.94%) Finance Manager
18 41 (2.68%) Project Manager
19 39 (2.55%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 361 (23.61%) .NET
2 252 (16.48%) HTML
3 248 (16.22%) Web Services
4 237 (15.50%) CSS
5 234 (15.30%) React
6 221 (14.45%) AngularJS
7 218 (14.26%) .NET Core
8 183 (11.97%) Node.js
9 169 (11.05%) REST
10 157 (10.27%) ASP.NET
11 135 (8.83%) .NET Framework
12 123 (8.04%) ASP.NET Web API
13 110 (7.19%) RESTful
14 107 (7.00%) Spring
15 106 (6.93%) HTML5
16 83 (5.43%) Kafka
17 79 (5.17%) XML
18 78 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC
19 70 (4.58%) SOAP
20 67 (4.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 165 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
2 144 (9.42%) User Experience
3 127 (8.31%) Fixed Income
4 120 (7.85%) Greenfield Project
5 91 (5.95%) Derivative
6 87 (5.69%) Hedge funds
7 66 (4.32%) Public Cloud
8 49 (3.20%) Cloud Native
9 44 (2.88%) Mobile App
10 39 (2.55%) Credit Derivative
10 39 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
11 29 (1.90%) OTC Derivatives
12 23 (1.50%) Equities
12 23 (1.50%) FMCG
12 23 (1.50%) Self-Motivation
13 21 (1.37%) Management Information System
13 21 (1.37%) Replication
14 20 (1.31%) Equity Derivative
15 19 (1.24%) Blog
16 15 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 114 (7.46%) Linux
2 71 (4.64%) Windows
3 68 (4.45%) Unix
4 36 (2.35%) Android
5 35 (2.29%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.31%) CentOS
8 5 (0.33%) Fedora
8 5 (0.33%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,388 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (28.06%) DevOps
3 383 (25.05%) TDD
4 339 (22.17%) Kanban
5 330 (21.58%) Microservices
6 252 (16.48%) Software Engineering
7 223 (14.58%) Analytics
8 189 (12.36%) BDD
9 186 (12.16%) Mentoring
10 179 (11.71%) Test Automation
11 171 (11.18%) Fintech
12 165 (10.79%) Coaching
13 155 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
14 152 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
15 144 (9.42%) Web Development
16 135 (8.83%) Migration
17 132 (8.63%) Asset Management
18 121 (7.91%) MVC
18 121 (7.91%) SDLC
19 118 (7.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 510 (33.36%) JavaScript
2 459 (30.02%) Java
3 412 (26.95%) SQL
4 316 (20.67%) Python
5 299 (19.56%) C#
6 117 (7.65%) TypeScript
7 95 (6.21%) R
8 80 (5.23%) Go
9 68 (4.45%) C
10 60 (3.92%) Shell Script
11 55 (3.60%) Kotlin
12 53 (3.47%) C++
13 52 (3.40%) Ruby
14 47 (3.07%) PL/SQL
15 42 (2.75%) T-SQL
16 39 (2.55%) Java 8
16 39 (2.55%) PowerShell
17 38 (2.49%) HiveQL
18 35 (2.29%) Apex Code
19 29 (1.90%) Scala
Qualifications
1 193 (12.62%) Degree
2 64 (4.19%) Security Cleared
3 55 (3.60%) Computer Science Degree
4 47 (3.07%) SC Cleared
5 30 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
6 24 (1.57%) ISEB
7 22 (1.44%) PMI Certification
8 19 (1.24%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.98%) Master's Degree
10 13 (0.85%) PMP
11 10 (0.65%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.39%) PhD
13 5 (0.33%) AWS Certification
13 5 (0.33%) CBAP
13 5 (0.33%) IIBA
14 4 (0.26%) CISA
14 4 (0.26%) CISSP
15 3 (0.20%) APMG
15 3 (0.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
16 2 (0.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 168 (10.99%) QA
2 18 (1.18%) GDPR
3 10 (0.65%) NIST
4 9 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 8 (0.52%) PMO
6 7 (0.46%) PSD2
7 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.26%) SLA
8 3 (0.20%) ISO 20022
8 3 (0.20%) MiFID
8 3 (0.20%) SEPA
9 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.065%) COBIT
10 1 (0.065%) GxP
10 1 (0.065%) NCSC
10 1 (0.065%) NIST 800
10 1 (0.065%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 298 (19.49%) Docker
2 42 (2.75%) HDFS
3 32 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.78%) Postfix
6 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.20%) LXC
8 1 (0.065%) Firmware
8 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 228 (14.91%) Kubernetes
2 107 (7.00%) Terraform
3 91 (5.95%) Ansible
4 52 (3.40%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (2.55%) Puppet
6 20 (1.31%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (0.33%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.26%) HP Fortify
9 4 (0.26%) Kibana
9 4 (0.26%) Nagios
9 4 (0.26%) Salt
10 3 (0.20%) CloudHub
10 3 (0.20%) Grafana
10 3 (0.20%) Mesos
11 2 (0.13%) Consul
11 2 (0.13%) SCCM
12 1 (0.065%) Control-M
12 1 (0.065%) Rancher
12 1 (0.065%) Sysdig
Vendors
1 278 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 124 (8.11%) Google
3 104 (6.80%) Oracle
4 71 (4.64%) Salesforce.com
5 65 (4.25%) Atlassian
6 50 (3.27%) SAP
7 46 (3.01%) Cloudera
8 43 (2.81%) Talend
9 39 (2.55%) Informatica
10 33 (2.16%) VMware
11 31 (2.03%) Red Hat
12 29 (1.90%) IBM
12 29 (1.90%) New Relic
13 28 (1.83%) Bloomberg
14 27 (1.77%) Adobe
15 21 (1.37%) hybris
16 17 (1.11%) Pardot
16 17 (1.11%) ServiceNow
17 15 (0.98%) Siebel
18 11 (0.72%) Splunk