Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 20 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5,911 7,270 7,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.87% 9.85% 9.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.64% 10.55% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4,716 5,625 6,275
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 £37,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £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 61,312 68,888 68,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.04% 93.30% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49,619 53,607 58,487
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 £33,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -1 1,089 £65,000 +8.33% 221
West London -7 262 £56,000 +1.82% 148
South London +6 231 £60,000 +41.18% 36
East London +7 63 £60,000 -4.00% 37
North London -2 10 £51,250 +17.14% 6
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 5,384 (91.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,693 (28.64%) TDD
3 1,676 (28.35%) C#
4 1,647 (27.86%) Kanban
5 1,634 (27.64%) JavaScript
6 1,604 (27.14%) .NET
7 1,601 (27.09%) Finance
8 1,581 (26.75%) Java
9 1,266 (21.42%) DevOps
10 1,181 (19.98%) Continuous Integration
11 1,179 (19.95%) SQL
12 1,172 (19.83%) HTML
13 1,103 (18.66%) SQL Server
14 1,029 (17.41%) AngularJS
15 1,011 (17.10%) BDD
16 1,009 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
17 959 (16.22%) CSS
18 896 (15.16%) Microsoft Azure
19 835 (14.13%) Microservices
19 835 (14.13%) MVC
20 819 (13.86%) Software Engineering
21 818 (13.84%) Test Automation
22 795 (13.45%) Git (software)
23 791 (13.38%) ASP.NET
24 786 (13.30%) Microsoft
25 773 (13.08%) JIRA
26 752 (12.72%) Project Management
27 731 (12.37%) Degree
28 720 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
29 666 (11.27%) 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
1 355 (6.01%) Confluence
2 163 (2.76%) Apache Spark
3 160 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
4 158 (2.67%) CMS
5 126 (2.13%) Tomcat
6 116 (1.96%) WebSphere
7 97 (1.64%) Apache
8 79 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 68 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 68 (1.15%) Apache Pig
10 63 (1.07%) SharePoint
10 63 (1.07%) WebLogic
11 50 (0.85%) Apache Solr
11 50 (0.85%) OpenStack
12 47 (0.80%) IIS
13 43 (0.73%) nginx
14 38 (0.64%) Drupal
14 38 (0.64%) JBoss
15 35 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 34 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 133 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 81 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
3 80 (1.35%) MS Visio
4 79 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 73 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
6 68 (1.15%) InVision
7 63 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 37 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 27 (0.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 17 (0.29%) Mingle
11 12 (0.20%) Adobe After Effects
12 11 (0.19%) Chatbot
13 9 (0.15%) Flinto
14 5 (0.085%) Spreadsheet
15 4 (0.068%) OmniGraffle
16 3 (0.051%) Open Workbench
17 2 (0.034%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.034%) InDesign
18 1 (0.017%) Fireworks
18 1 (0.017%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 66 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.96%) Magento
3 30 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
4 29 (0.49%) Temenos T24
5 28 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
6 25 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
7 23 (0.39%) thinkFolio
8 22 (0.37%) Actimize
9 14 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
10 11 (0.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 10 (0.17%) SAP ERP
12 6 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
12 6 (0.10%) Oracle Retail
12 6 (0.10%) R3 Corda
13 5 (0.085%) Adobe Campaign
13 5 (0.085%) Distributed Ledger
13 5 (0.085%) SAP S/4HANA
14 4 (0.068%) BASE24
14 4 (0.068%) Northgate Housing
Cloud Services
1 1,009 (17.07%) Amazon AWS
2 896 (15.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 269 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
4 213 (3.60%) SaaS
5 182 (3.08%) PaaS
6 161 (2.72%) GitHub
7 101 (1.71%) Office 365
8 91 (1.54%) Serverless
9 85 (1.44%) OpenShift
10 66 (1.12%) IBM Cloud
11 60 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
12 55 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
13 52 (0.88%) IaaS
14 44 (0.74%) AWS CloudFormation
15 43 (0.73%) Amazon S3
16 41 (0.69%) Slack
17 39 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
18 36 (0.61%) npm
19 35 (0.59%) Dynamics 365
20 29 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 140 (2.37%) Internet
2 80 (1.35%) HTTP
3 75 (1.27%) Firewall
4 58 (0.98%) DNS
5 38 (0.64%) DHCP
6 30 (0.51%) Broadband
7 26 (0.44%) Hyperconnected
8 25 (0.42%) Skype
9 21 (0.36%) TCP/IP
10 14 (0.24%) SAN
11 11 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (0.17%) BIG-IP
12 10 (0.17%) VLAN
13 9 (0.15%) Network Security
13 9 (0.15%) SSL
14 7 (0.12%) SMS
14 7 (0.12%) VPN
15 6 (0.10%) FTP
15 6 (0.10%) Intranet
16 4 (0.068%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,103 (18.66%) SQL Server
2 417 (7.05%) NoSQL
3 393 (6.65%) SQL Server 2016
4 317 (5.36%) Big Data
5 263 (4.45%) MySQL
6 242 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 219 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
8 192 (3.25%) Hadoop
9 177 (2.99%) Relational Database
10 138 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 133 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
11 133 (2.25%) Power BI
12 130 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
13 113 (1.91%) Apache Hive
14 103 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
15 95 (1.61%) HBase
15 95 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 92 (1.56%) Couchbase
17 82 (1.39%) Impala
18 81 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 795 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 773 (13.08%) JIRA
3 632 (10.69%) Jenkins
4 451 (7.63%) Selenium
5 290 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
6 253 (4.28%) Cucumber
7 237 (4.01%) Maven
8 198 (3.35%) TeamCity
9 187 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
10 184 (3.11%) WebDriver
11 182 (3.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 146 (2.47%) JUnit
13 136 (2.30%) Subversion
13 136 (2.30%) Visual Studio
14 114 (1.93%) JMeter
15 92 (1.56%) Gradle
15 92 (1.56%) SpecFlow
16 88 (1.49%) SoapUI
17 87 (1.47%) NUnit
18 86 (1.45%) Bitbucket
General
1 1,601 (27.09%) Finance
2 549 (9.29%) Banking
3 406 (6.87%) Retail
4 269 (4.55%) Marketing
5 257 (4.35%) Games
6 185 (3.13%) Advertising
7 134 (2.27%) Front Office
8 123 (2.08%) Telecoms
9 102 (1.73%) Law
10 78 (1.32%) Publishing
11 69 (1.17%) Back Office
11 69 (1.17%) Investment Banking
12 60 (1.02%) Legal
13 49 (0.83%) Financial Institution
14 47 (0.80%) Retail Banking
15 39 (0.66%) Automotive
16 37 (0.63%) Manufacturing
17 25 (0.42%) Billing
18 18 (0.30%) Corporate Banking
19 16 (0.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 2,388 (40.40%) Developer
2 737 (12.47%) .NET Developer
3 607 (10.27%) C# Developer
4 571 (9.66%) Analyst
5 567 (9.59%) Senior Developer
6 541 (9.15%) Java Developer
7 411 (6.95%) Business Analyst
8 409 (6.92%) C# .NET Developer
9 371 (6.28%) Scrum Master
10 357 (6.04%) Architect
11 305 (5.16%) Project Manager
12 221 (3.74%) Software Engineer
13 220 (3.72%) Senior Java Developer
14 199 (3.37%) Delivery Manager
15 176 (2.98%) Lead Developer
16 161 (2.72%) Software Developer
17 158 (2.67%) ASP.NET Developer
18 155 (2.62%) Agile Developer
19 152 (2.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
20 149 (2.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,604 (27.14%) .NET
2 1,172 (19.83%) HTML
3 1,029 (17.41%) AngularJS
4 959 (16.22%) CSS
5 791 (13.38%) ASP.NET
6 629 (10.64%) Web Services
7 569 (9.63%) React
8 563 (9.52%) RESTful
9 527 (8.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 523 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web API
11 522 (8.83%) Spring
12 488 (8.26%) HTML5
13 463 (7.83%) REST
14 429 (7.26%) Node.js
15 403 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 355 (6.01%) .NET Framework
17 311 (5.26%) CSS3
18 309 (5.23%) jQuery
19 237 (4.01%) SOAP
20 233 (3.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 666 (11.27%) User Experience
2 508 (8.59%) Fintech
3 492 (8.32%) Analytical Skills
4 374 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
5 306 (5.18%) Mobile App
6 183 (3.10%) Self-Motivation
7 155 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 97 (1.64%) Management Information System
9 95 (1.61%) Virtual Team
10 76 (1.29%) Cloud Native
11 65 (1.10%) Derivative
12 64 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 62 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 61 (1.03%) Data Centre
15 56 (0.95%) Hedge funds
16 54 (0.91%) Tandem
17 51 (0.86%) Equities
18 49 (0.83%) Fixed Income
19 46 (0.78%) PKI
20 45 (0.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 433 (7.33%) Linux
2 273 (4.62%) Windows
3 138 (2.33%) Android
4 126 (2.13%) Apple iOS
5 94 (1.59%) Windows Server
6 77 (1.30%) Unix
7 52 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 42 (0.71%) CentOS
9 38 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (0.37%) Windows 10
11 13 (0.22%) CoreOS
12 12 (0.20%) Solaris
13 11 (0.19%) Debian
14 9 (0.15%) Ubuntu
15 8 (0.14%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.10%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.051%) Fedora
17 3 (0.051%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.051%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5,384 (91.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1,693 (28.64%) TDD
3 1,647 (27.86%) Kanban
4 1,266 (21.42%) DevOps
5 1,181 (19.98%) Continuous Integration
6 1,011 (17.10%) BDD
7 835 (14.13%) Microservices
7 835 (14.13%) MVC
8 819 (13.86%) Software Engineering
9 818 (13.84%) Test Automation
10 752 (12.72%) Project Management
11 720 (12.18%) Problem-Solving
12 638 (10.79%) User Stories
13 615 (10.40%) SDLC
14 541 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
15 501 (8.48%) Mentoring
16 483 (8.17%) E-Commerce
17 447 (7.56%) Analytics
18 442 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
19 400 (6.77%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,676 (28.35%) C#
2 1,634 (27.64%) JavaScript
3 1,581 (26.75%) Java
4 1,179 (19.95%) SQL
5 631 (10.68%) Python
6 272 (4.60%) Java 8
7 253 (4.28%) Ruby
8 252 (4.26%) PHP
9 225 (3.81%) Scala
10 205 (3.47%) T-SQL
11 197 (3.33%) PowerShell
12 158 (2.67%) C++
13 127 (2.15%) TypeScript
14 122 (2.06%) Bash Shell
15 92 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 88 (1.49%) C
17 78 (1.32%) Shell Script
18 77 (1.30%) Go
19 75 (1.27%) Perl
20 72 (1.22%) ES6
Qualifications
1 731 (12.37%) Degree
2 164 (2.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 162 (2.74%) Security Cleared
4 111 (1.88%) SC Cleared
5 76 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 69 (1.17%) ISEB
7 68 (1.15%) ISTQB
7 68 (1.15%) PMI Certification
8 52 (0.88%) PMP
9 49 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
10 46 (0.78%) Master's Degree
11 45 (0.76%) DV Cleared
12 26 (0.44%) CISSP
13 25 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 21 (0.36%) APMP
14 21 (0.36%) MCSE
15 20 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 20 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
16 18 (0.30%) SAFe Agilist
17 17 (0.29%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 653 (11.05%) QA
2 85 (1.44%) PMO
3 66 (1.12%) GDPR
4 45 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 24 (0.41%) SLA
6 19 (0.32%) MiFID
7 14 (0.24%) PCI DSS
8 13 (0.22%) ISO 9000
9 11 (0.19%) PSD2
10 10 (0.17%) SEPA
11 3 (0.051%) Dodd-Frank
11 3 (0.051%) FINREP
11 3 (0.051%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.051%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.034%) IFRS
12 2 (0.034%) IFRS 9
13 1 (0.017%) COBIT
13 1 (0.017%) ISO 20022
13 1 (0.017%) ISO 8583
13 1 (0.017%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 634 (10.73%) Docker
2 75 (1.27%) Active Directory
3 61 (1.03%) Apache Flume
4 47 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 33 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (0.34%) HDFS
7 14 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (0.20%) vSphere
9 11 (0.19%) Varnish
10 10 (0.17%) iptables
11 9 (0.15%) VirtualBox
12 8 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (0.14%) Xen
13 3 (0.051%) GlusterFS
14 2 (0.034%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.034%) GridGain
14 2 (0.034%) LXC
15 1 (0.017%) ACF2
15 1 (0.017%) vCloud
15 1 (0.017%) zsh
Systems Management
1 301 (5.09%) Kubernetes
2 235 (3.98%) Ansible
3 233 (3.94%) Opscode Chef
4 206 (3.49%) Puppet
5 184 (3.11%) Terraform
6 67 (1.13%) Oozie
7 61 (1.03%) Salt
8 60 (1.02%) Hadoop YARN
9 35 (0.59%) SCCM
10 33 (0.56%) SCOM
11 25 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
12 24 (0.41%) Mesos
13 21 (0.36%) HAProxy
14 18 (0.30%) Grafana
15 16 (0.27%) Prometheus
16 15 (0.25%) Automic
17 13 (0.22%) Kibana
17 13 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
18 11 (0.19%) ITRS Geneos
18 11 (0.19%) Packer
Vendors
1 786 (13.30%) Microsoft
2 359 (6.07%) Oracle
3 320 (5.41%) Google
4 164 (2.77%) SAP
5 131 (2.22%) Adobe
6 127 (2.15%) Red Hat
7 115 (1.95%) IBM
8 109 (1.84%) Tableau
9 92 (1.56%) Facebook
10 88 (1.49%) Cloudera
11 80 (1.35%) Atlassian
11 80 (1.35%) Splunk
12 72 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
13 67 (1.13%) Cadence
14 59 (1.00%) Hortonworks
15 58 (0.98%) MapR
16 57 (0.96%) Databricks
17 55 (0.93%) hybris
17 55 (0.93%) VMware
18 51 (0.86%) Telerik