Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 23 19
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4,510 5,580 6,875
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.81% 8.88% 9.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.44% 9.59% 10.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3,462 4,381 5,458
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 47,789 58,171 65,773
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.31% 92.59% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 38,336 46,972 52,597
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +3.45%
10th Percentile £36,475 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 17 January 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 17 January 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 0 899 £67,500 +3.85% 192
West London -5 172 £62,500 +4.17% 89
South London -7 150 £70,000 +16.67% 28
East London +4 42 £70,000 +16.67% 26
North London +14 29 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 4,094 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1,365 (30.27%) JavaScript
3 1,335 (29.60%) Finance
4 1,306 (28.96%) C#
5 1,293 (28.67%) Kanban
6 1,200 (26.61%) TDD
7 1,196 (26.52%) .NET
8 1,124 (24.92%) Java
9 955 (21.18%) AWS
10 892 (19.78%) DevOps
11 877 (19.45%) SQL Server
12 849 (18.82%) Microservices
13 845 (18.74%) Azure
14 829 (18.38%) SQL
15 818 (18.14%) Software Engineering
16 799 (17.72%) AngularJS
17 784 (17.38%) BDD
18 761 (16.87%) Git (software)
19 754 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
20 694 (15.39%) React
21 674 (14.94%) JIRA
22 657 (14.57%) ASP.NET
23 651 (14.43%) MVC
24 641 (14.21%) Docker
25 638 (14.15%) HTML
26 571 (12.66%) Microsoft
27 563 (12.48%) CSS
28 549 (12.17%) Fintech
29 547 (12.13%) Test Automation
30 538 (11.93%) Python

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
1 277 (6.14%) Confluence
2 207 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
3 151 (3.35%) CMS
4 105 (2.33%) Apache Spark
5 64 (1.42%) EPiServer
6 56 (1.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 54 (1.20%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 44 (0.98%) Tomcat
9 42 (0.93%) IIS
10 41 (0.91%) Sitecore CMS
11 38 (0.84%) Apache
11 38 (0.84%) Umbraco
12 32 (0.71%) SharePoint
13 27 (0.60%) WebSphere
14 25 (0.55%) OpenStack
15 22 (0.49%) Mule
16 21 (0.47%) Headless CMS
17 20 (0.44%) JBoss
17 20 (0.44%) WebLogic
18 18 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 64 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 60 (1.33%) Microsoft Project
3 47 (1.04%) Sketch
4 44 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
5 43 (0.95%) InVision
6 36 (0.80%) MS Visio
7 23 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (0.31%) Chatbot
9 12 (0.27%) Figma
9 12 (0.27%) Marvel
10 11 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 10 (0.22%) Adobe XD
12 8 (0.18%) Photoshop
13 6 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (0.11%) Zeplin
15 3 (0.067%) Gliffy
16 2 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
16 2 (0.044%) Adobe Premiere
17 1 (0.022%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 54 (1.20%) Magento
2 34 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 27 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
4 26 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
6 16 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
6 16 (0.35%) Oracle ERP
7 12 (0.27%) Distributed Ledger
8 9 (0.20%) R3 Corda
9 6 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.11%) Shopify
11 4 (0.089%) NetSuite
11 4 (0.089%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (0.089%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 2 (0.044%) Eikon
12 2 (0.044%) SAP ERP
12 2 (0.044%) Temenos T24
13 1 (0.022%) Markit EDM
13 1 (0.022%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 955 (21.18%) AWS
2 845 (18.74%) Azure
3 214 (4.75%) GCP
4 181 (4.01%) GitHub
5 157 (3.48%) SaaS
6 137 (3.04%) Serverless
7 93 (2.06%) PaaS
8 83 (1.84%) OpenShift
9 72 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
10 53 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
11 52 (1.15%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 51 (1.13%) AWS Lambda
13 49 (1.09%) Amazon S3
14 41 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
15 40 (0.89%) BrowserStack
15 40 (0.89%) IaaS
16 39 (0.86%) Office 365
17 38 (0.84%) Power Platform
18 35 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
19 34 (0.75%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 121 (2.68%) Internet
2 42 (0.93%) HTTP
3 30 (0.67%) Firewall
4 29 (0.64%) Broadband
5 20 (0.44%) DNS
6 14 (0.31%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.27%) Intranet
7 12 (0.27%) Wireshark
8 9 (0.20%) DSL
8 9 (0.20%) Skype
9 8 (0.18%) IPFS
10 7 (0.16%) HTTPS
10 7 (0.16%) Unified Communications
11 6 (0.13%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (0.13%) FTP
11 6 (0.13%) LAN
11 6 (0.13%) Wireless
12 4 (0.089%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
12 4 (0.089%) Wi-Fi
13 3 (0.067%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 877 (19.45%) SQL Server
2 317 (7.03%) NoSQL
3 299 (6.63%) MongoDB
4 192 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 189 (4.19%) SQL Server 2016
6 173 (3.84%) Big Data
7 169 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
8 167 (3.70%) MySQL
9 156 (3.46%) Redis
10 128 (2.84%) SQL Server 2019
11 87 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 84 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
13 68 (1.51%) Hadoop
14 63 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
14 63 (1.40%) Apache Cassandra
15 56 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
16 55 (1.22%) Blockchain
17 53 (1.18%) RDBMS
17 53 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 48 (1.06%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 761 (16.87%) Git (software)
2 674 (14.94%) JIRA
3 451 (10.00%) Jenkins
4 321 (7.12%) Selenium
5 223 (4.94%) TeamCity
6 196 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 170 (3.77%) Octopus Deploy
8 151 (3.35%) JUnit
9 143 (3.17%) Maven
10 127 (2.82%) Bitbucket
11 118 (2.62%) Visual Studio
12 116 (2.57%) Jasmine
12 116 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
13 103 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
14 97 (2.15%) WebDriver
15 95 (2.11%) NUnit
16 91 (2.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 89 (1.97%) webpack
18 82 (1.82%) Karma Test Runner
19 81 (1.80%) Mockito
General
1 1,335 (29.60%) Finance
2 430 (9.53%) Banking
3 316 (7.01%) Retail
4 195 (4.32%) Marketing
5 192 (4.26%) Games
6 190 (4.21%) Front Office
7 96 (2.13%) Advertising
8 80 (1.77%) Public Sector
9 59 (1.31%) Law
10 58 (1.29%) Legal
11 54 (1.20%) Telecoms
12 42 (0.93%) Financial Institution
13 39 (0.86%) Investment Banking
14 38 (0.84%) Publishing
15 34 (0.75%) Back Office
16 17 (0.38%) Billing
17 12 (0.27%) Online Betting
17 12 (0.27%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.24%) Digital Economy
19 9 (0.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1,876 (41.60%) Developer
2 609 (13.50%) .NET Developer
3 438 (9.71%) C# Developer
4 434 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 386 (8.56%) Java Developer
6 329 (7.29%) C# .NET Developer
7 328 (7.27%) Analyst
8 268 (5.94%) Software Engineer
9 220 (4.88%) Project Manager
10 212 (4.70%) Scrum Master
11 208 (4.61%) Business Analyst
12 173 (3.84%) Architect
13 169 (3.75%) React Developer
14 158 (3.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 140 (3.10%) Delivery Manager
16 137 (3.04%) Software Developer
17 126 (2.79%) JavaScript Developer
18 121 (2.68%) Lead Developer
19 118 (2.62%) DevOps Engineer
20 116 (2.57%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,196 (26.52%) .NET
2 799 (17.72%) AngularJS
3 694 (15.39%) React
4 657 (14.57%) ASP.NET
5 638 (14.15%) HTML
6 563 (12.48%) CSS
7 502 (11.13%) Node.js
8 494 (10.95%) Web Services
9 486 (10.78%) RESTful
10 464 (10.29%) REST
11 438 (9.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 434 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 432 (9.58%) .NET Core
14 400 (8.87%) .NET Framework
15 376 (8.34%) Spring
16 308 (6.83%) HTML5
17 274 (6.08%) JSON
18 239 (5.30%) SOAP
19 231 (5.12%) Entity Framework
20 217 (4.81%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 453 (10.04%) User Experience
2 339 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 334 (7.41%) Greenfield Project
4 255 (5.65%) Mobile App
5 170 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 133 (2.95%) Algorithms
7 125 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
8 91 (2.02%) Data Structures
9 76 (1.69%) Public Cloud
10 72 (1.60%) iPad
11 69 (1.53%) Fixed Income
12 61 (1.35%) Virtual Team
13 59 (1.31%) Cloud Native
13 59 (1.31%) Derivative
14 58 (1.29%) Blog
15 57 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 57 (1.26%) Hedge funds
16 50 (1.11%) Equities
17 47 (1.04%) Management Information System
18 42 (0.93%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 319 (7.07%) Linux
2 238 (5.28%) Windows
3 153 (3.39%) Android
4 142 (3.15%) Apple iOS
5 124 (2.75%) Unix
6 32 (0.71%) CentOS
7 26 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 17 (0.38%) Fedora
10 12 (0.27%) Mac OS
11 7 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.13%) Debian
12 6 (0.13%) zOS
13 5 (0.11%) Windows 7
13 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.089%) Ubuntu
14 4 (0.089%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.067%) CoreOS
16 2 (0.044%) AIX
16 2 (0.044%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,094 (90.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1,293 (28.67%) Kanban
3 1,200 (26.61%) TDD
4 892 (19.78%) DevOps
5 849 (18.82%) Microservices
6 818 (18.14%) Software Engineering
7 784 (17.38%) BDD
8 754 (16.72%) Continuous Integration
9 651 (14.43%) MVC
10 549 (12.17%) Fintech
11 547 (12.13%) Test Automation
12 488 (10.82%) Problem-Solving
13 438 (9.71%) SDLC
14 424 (9.40%) E-Commerce
15 401 (8.89%) Mentoring
16 385 (8.54%) Coaching
17 368 (8.16%) User Stories
18 347 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 340 (7.54%) Project Management
20 333 (7.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,365 (30.27%) JavaScript
2 1,306 (28.96%) C#
3 1,124 (24.92%) Java
4 829 (18.38%) SQL
5 538 (11.93%) Python
6 285 (6.32%) Java 8
7 238 (5.28%) TypeScript
8 188 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 171 (3.79%) Scala
10 169 (3.75%) Ruby
11 123 (2.73%) PHP
12 113 (2.51%) C++
13 98 (2.17%) Kotlin
14 91 (2.02%) PowerShell
15 90 (2.00%) Groovy
16 71 (1.57%) ES6
17 67 (1.49%) C
18 65 (1.44%) R
19 64 (1.42%) F#
20 61 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 419 (9.29%) Degree
2 140 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 63 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 53 (1.18%) PMI Certification
5 48 (1.06%) ISEB
5 48 (1.06%) ISTQB
6 43 (0.95%) SC Cleared
7 39 (0.86%) SAFe Agilist
8 35 (0.78%) PMP
9 27 (0.60%) PhD
9 27 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 23 (0.51%) Master's Degree
11 22 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (0.35%) MCP
13 12 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.24%) CISSP
15 10 (0.22%) MCSE
16 9 (0.20%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 527 (11.69%) QA
2 30 (0.67%) GDPR
2 30 (0.67%) SLA
3 26 (0.58%) PMO
4 24 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.38%) PSD2
6 15 (0.33%) IFRS
6 15 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 14 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 6 (0.13%) WCAG
9 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 4 (0.089%) EMIR
10 4 (0.089%) GAAP
10 4 (0.089%) ISO 9001
10 4 (0.089%) MiFID
10 4 (0.089%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.067%) Cyber Essentials
11 3 (0.067%) SEPA
12 2 (0.044%) FedRAMP
12 2 (0.044%) FISMA
System Software
1 641 (14.21%) Docker
2 34 (0.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 12 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.18%) Postfix
5 8 (0.18%) vSphere
6 6 (0.13%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.089%) Varnish
8 3 (0.067%) Firmware
9 2 (0.044%) LXC
10 1 (0.022%) ACF2
10 1 (0.022%) RACF
10 1 (0.022%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 443 (9.82%) Kubernetes
2 179 (3.97%) Ansible
3 139 (3.08%) Terraform
4 97 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
5 95 (2.11%) Puppet
6 57 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
7 45 (1.00%) Kibana
8 36 (0.80%) Istio
9 35 (0.78%) Salt
10 33 (0.73%) Prometheus
11 29 (0.64%) Mesos
12 24 (0.53%) Grafana
13 20 (0.44%) Knative
14 17 (0.38%) HP ALM
15 16 (0.35%) Rancher
16 13 (0.29%) Marathon
16 13 (0.29%) Oozie
17 11 (0.24%) SCCM
18 10 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
19 9 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 571 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 224 (4.97%) Oracle
3 191 (4.24%) Salesforce.com
4 160 (3.55%) Google
5 103 (2.28%) Adobe
6 100 (2.22%) SAP
7 79 (1.75%) Atlassian
8 73 (1.62%) Tableau
9 70 (1.55%) WorldPay
10 59 (1.31%) IBM
11 57 (1.26%) Facebook
11 57 (1.26%) HP
12 50 (1.11%) Red Hat
12 50 (1.11%) Sitecore
13 49 (1.09%) Splunk
14 48 (1.06%) hybris
15 43 (0.95%) FIS
16 38 (0.84%) New Relic
17 36 (0.80%) Informatica
17 36 (0.80%) MuleSoft