Period
to 31 May 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 31 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
31 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 24 22 23
Rank change year-on-year -2 +1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3,345 5,369 6,391
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 8.95% 9.21% 9.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 9.91% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2,935 4,583 5,339
Median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £101,250 £95,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 35,078 54,174 64,734
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.81% 92.92% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28,214 43,754 52,223
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £36,250 £35,250
90th Percentile £102,500 £96,250 £93,750
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 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 31 May 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 31 May 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 0 696 £70,000 - 63
West London -13 122 £62,500 +4.17% 10
South London -16 90 £65,000 +18.18% 10
East London -9 21 £52,500 -22.22% 9
North London -3 16 £56,250 +2.27% 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 3,075 (91.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,216 (36.35%) JavaScript
3 1,141 (34.11%) Kanban
4 1,116 (33.36%) C#
5 1,111 (33.21%) TDD
6 1,057 (31.60%) .NET
7 1,047 (31.30%) AWS
8 1,029 (30.76%) Finance
9 1,009 (30.16%) Azure
10 946 (28.28%) Microservices
11 890 (26.61%) React
12 887 (26.52%) AngularJS
13 863 (25.80%) SQL Server
14 773 (23.11%) Java
15 742 (22.18%) BDD
16 692 (20.69%) .NET Core
17 656 (19.61%) Node.js
18 634 (18.95%) Software Engineering
19 626 (18.71%) ASP.NET
20 567 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
21 565 (16.89%) DevOps
22 564 (16.86%) MVC
23 562 (16.80%) MongoDB
24 557 (16.65%) SQL
25 531 (15.87%) .NET Framework
26 528 (15.78%) Git (software)
27 521 (15.58%) Docker
28 504 (15.07%) TypeScript
29 481 (14.38%) Microsoft
30 459 (13.72%) JIRA

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
1 437 (13.06%) Elasticsearch
2 240 (7.17%) Confluence
3 97 (2.90%) CMS
4 62 (1.85%) EPiServer
5 53 (1.58%) Apache Spark
6 48 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 46 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 43 (1.29%) SharePoint
9 29 (0.87%) IIS
9 29 (0.87%) Tomcat
10 25 (0.75%) Kentico
11 24 (0.72%) Apache
11 24 (0.72%) DNN
11 24 (0.72%) Immediacy CMS
11 24 (0.72%) Sitefinity
12 22 (0.66%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 16 (0.48%) Cloud Foundry
14 14 (0.42%) WordPress
15 13 (0.39%) OpenStack
Applications
1 98 (2.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 34 (1.02%) Chatbot
2 34 (1.02%) Microsoft Project
3 32 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
4 30 (0.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (0.60%) Sketch
6 15 (0.45%) InVision
6 15 (0.45%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.30%) Zeplin
8 8 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 8 (0.24%) Figma
8 8 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 3 (0.090%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.090%) Marvel
10 1 (0.030%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.030%) Mingle
10 1 (0.030%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 47 (1.41%) Magento
2 35 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 19 (0.57%) Shopify
4 17 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
5 15 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
6 4 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
6 4 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.12%) Markit EDM
6 4 (0.12%) OpenText MBPM
6 4 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.12%) StreamServe
6 4 (0.12%) Unit4 Business World
7 3 (0.090%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.090%) SAP Retail
8 2 (0.060%) Maximo
8 2 (0.060%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.060%) PolarLake
8 2 (0.060%) R3 Corda
9 1 (0.030%) JDE OneWorld
9 1 (0.030%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1,047 (31.30%) AWS
2 1,009 (30.16%) Azure
3 204 (6.10%) GCP
4 135 (4.04%) SaaS
5 116 (3.47%) GitHub
6 107 (3.20%) Serverless
7 65 (1.94%) PaaS
8 62 (1.85%) OpenShift
9 52 (1.55%) Cloud Computing
10 49 (1.46%) Amazon EC2
10 49 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
11 46 (1.38%) Amazon SQS
11 46 (1.38%) Power Platform
12 45 (1.35%) Office 365
13 34 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
14 32 (0.96%) Amazon ECS
15 31 (0.93%) Amazon S3
16 27 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
17 23 (0.69%) NuGet
18 22 (0.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.90%) Internet
2 32 (0.96%) HTTP
3 23 (0.69%) DNS
4 16 (0.48%) Broadband
5 12 (0.36%) VoIP
6 10 (0.30%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.27%) Firewall
8 8 (0.24%) Reverse Proxy
9 6 (0.18%) HTTPS
10 5 (0.15%) SAN
10 5 (0.15%) Unified Communications
11 4 (0.12%) DSL
11 4 (0.12%) FTP
11 4 (0.12%) Skype
11 4 (0.12%) STUN
11 4 (0.12%) VPN
12 3 (0.090%) Network Security
13 2 (0.060%) 5G
13 2 (0.060%) LTE
13 2 (0.060%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 863 (25.80%) SQL Server
2 562 (16.80%) MongoDB
3 405 (12.11%) SQL Server 2019
4 273 (8.16%) NoSQL
5 157 (4.69%) Redis
6 154 (4.60%) MySQL
7 114 (3.41%) Big Data
8 109 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
9 91 (2.72%) Relational Database
10 82 (2.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 77 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 54 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
12 54 (1.61%) Hadoop
13 47 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
13 47 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 46 (1.38%) Blockchain
15 43 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
16 41 (1.23%) Power BI
17 40 (1.20%) SQL Server 2016
18 30 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 528 (15.78%) Git (software)
2 459 (13.72%) JIRA
3 274 (8.19%) Jenkins
4 179 (5.35%) Selenium
5 172 (5.14%) Octopus Deploy
6 161 (4.81%) TeamCity
7 111 (3.32%) Visual Studio
8 100 (2.99%) Cucumber
9 88 (2.63%) Jasmine
10 79 (2.36%) Maven
11 72 (2.15%) JUnit
12 70 (2.09%) SpecFlow
12 70 (2.09%) WebDriver
13 63 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
14 61 (1.82%) MSBuild
14 61 (1.82%) NUnit
15 55 (1.64%) Artifactory
16 52 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
17 45 (1.35%) Bitbucket
17 45 (1.35%) webpack
General
1 1,029 (30.76%) Finance
2 341 (10.19%) Banking
3 229 (6.85%) Retail
4 226 (6.76%) Games
5 211 (6.31%) Front Office
6 153 (4.57%) Marketing
7 70 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 50 (1.49%) Advertising
9 41 (1.23%) Financial Institution
10 40 (1.20%) Legal
11 36 (1.08%) Public Sector
12 34 (1.02%) Law
13 32 (0.96%) Telecoms
14 30 (0.90%) Back Office
15 15 (0.45%) Publishing
15 15 (0.45%) Retail Banking
16 12 (0.36%) Housing Association
17 11 (0.33%) Billing
18 10 (0.30%) Digital Economy
19 7 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,568 (46.88%) Developer
2 716 (21.41%) .NET Developer
3 420 (12.56%) C# Developer
4 335 (10.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 245 (7.32%) Java Developer
6 230 (6.88%) Senior Developer
7 222 (6.64%) Analyst
8 177 (5.29%) Software Engineer
9 169 (5.05%) Business Analyst
10 158 (4.72%) Project Manager
11 117 (3.50%) Scrum Master
12 114 (3.41%) React Developer
13 113 (3.38%) Architect
14 108 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
15 105 (3.14%) Full Stack Developer
16 95 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 87 (2.60%) Azure Developer
17 87 (2.60%) Product Manager
18 85 (2.54%) Junior
19 83 (2.48%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,057 (31.60%) .NET
2 890 (26.61%) React
3 887 (26.52%) AngularJS
4 692 (20.69%) .NET Core
5 656 (19.61%) Node.js
6 626 (18.71%) ASP.NET
7 567 (16.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 531 (15.87%) .NET Framework
9 442 (13.21%) Vue.js
10 438 (13.09%) ASP.NET MVC
10 438 (13.09%) Entity Framework
11 410 (12.26%) HTML
12 408 (12.20%) Web Services
13 362 (10.82%) CSS
14 300 (8.97%) REST
15 257 (7.68%) RESTful
16 210 (6.28%) Spring
17 185 (5.53%) HTML5
18 160 (4.78%) SOAP
19 127 (3.80%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 313 (9.36%) Greenfield Project
2 310 (9.27%) User Experience
3 237 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
4 131 (3.92%) Mobile App
5 116 (3.47%) Fixed Income
6 105 (3.14%) Self-Motivation
7 103 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
8 92 (2.75%) Derivative
9 88 (2.63%) Public Cloud
10 86 (2.57%) Hedge funds
11 81 (2.42%) Algorithms
12 77 (2.30%) Data Structures
13 55 (1.64%) Blog
13 55 (1.64%) Equities
14 50 (1.49%) Virtual Team
15 48 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 46 (1.38%) Tandem
17 45 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
18 43 (1.29%) iPad
19 40 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 171 (5.11%) Windows
2 163 (4.87%) Linux
3 114 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 89 (2.66%) Android
5 65 (1.94%) Unix
6 15 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (0.42%) CentOS
8 13 (0.39%) Windows Server 2019
9 11 (0.33%) Fedora
10 3 (0.090%) Debian
11 2 (0.060%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.060%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.060%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.030%) AIX
12 1 (0.030%) Amazon Linux
12 1 (0.030%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.030%) Solaris
12 1 (0.030%) VMS
12 1 (0.030%) Windows Embedded Compact
12 1 (0.030%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,075 (91.93%) Agile Software Development
2 1,141 (34.11%) Kanban
3 1,111 (33.21%) TDD
4 946 (28.28%) Microservices
5 742 (22.18%) BDD
6 634 (18.95%) Software Engineering
7 565 (16.89%) DevOps
8 564 (16.86%) MVC
9 438 (13.09%) Continuous Integration
10 401 (11.99%) Web Application Development
11 390 (11.66%) Fintech
12 387 (11.57%) Test Automation
13 325 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
14 306 (9.15%) Analytics
15 294 (8.79%) OO
16 280 (8.37%) SDLC
17 270 (8.07%) User Stories
18 254 (7.59%) Project Management
19 237 (7.09%) Coaching
20 230 (6.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,216 (36.35%) JavaScript
2 1,116 (33.36%) C#
3 773 (23.11%) Java
4 557 (16.65%) SQL
5 504 (15.07%) TypeScript
6 419 (12.53%) Python
7 172 (5.14%) Java 8
8 111 (3.32%) F#
9 98 (2.93%) Scala
10 93 (2.78%) PHP
11 92 (2.75%) Ruby
12 89 (2.66%) T-SQL
13 85 (2.54%) R
14 83 (2.48%) Kotlin
15 81 (2.42%) C++
16 60 (1.79%) Apple Swift
17 52 (1.55%) VBA
18 48 (1.43%) ES6
19 45 (1.35%) C
20 44 (1.32%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 319 (9.54%) Degree
2 113 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 69 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 50 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 44 (1.32%) SC Cleared
6 33 (0.99%) ISEB
7 30 (0.90%) PMP
8 21 (0.63%) Master's Degree
9 18 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.51%) PhD
11 14 (0.42%) MCP
12 12 (0.36%) CBAP
13 11 (0.33%) IIBA
14 9 (0.27%) APMP
15 8 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
16 7 (0.21%) CSPO
16 7 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 6 (0.18%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 321 (9.60%) QA
2 20 (0.60%) GDPR
3 18 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.39%) SLA
5 12 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.36%) PMO
6 6 (0.18%) PSD2
7 4 (0.12%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.12%) PMBOK
8 3 (0.090%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.060%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.030%) COBIT
10 1 (0.030%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.030%) FISMA
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 15022
10 1 (0.030%) ISO 20022
10 1 (0.030%) MiFID
10 1 (0.030%) NIST
10 1 (0.030%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 521 (15.58%) Docker
2 52 (1.55%) Active Directory
3 22 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.39%) vSphere
5 10 (0.30%) HDFS
6 8 (0.24%) Postfix
7 5 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 5 (0.15%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.12%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.060%) LXC
10 1 (0.030%) Firmware
10 1 (0.030%) iptables
10 1 (0.030%) NDS
10 1 (0.030%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.030%) Varnish
10 1 (0.030%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 385 (11.51%) Kubernetes
2 99 (2.96%) Terraform
3 88 (2.63%) Ansible
4 34 (1.02%) Puppet
5 30 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (0.57%) SCCM
7 15 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (0.45%) SCOM
8 14 (0.42%) Grafana
8 14 (0.42%) Prometheus
9 11 (0.33%) Kibana
10 9 (0.27%) Mesos
10 9 (0.27%) Oozie
11 8 (0.24%) CA Service Virtualization
11 8 (0.24%) Rancher
12 7 (0.21%) Salt
13 6 (0.18%) Packer
14 5 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
14 5 (0.15%) NetBackup
14 5 (0.15%) vRealize
Vendors
1 481 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 128 (3.83%) Oracle
3 124 (3.71%) Google
4 93 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 67 (2.00%) Tableau
6 62 (1.85%) SAP
7 59 (1.76%) Atlassian
8 49 (1.46%) Sitecore
9 48 (1.43%) Adobe
10 36 (1.08%) Bloomberg
11 33 (0.99%) IBM
12 30 (0.90%) hybris
12 30 (0.90%) Pardot
12 30 (0.90%) Red Hat
13 29 (0.87%) Demandware
14 26 (0.78%) Apple
15 25 (0.75%) Facebook
16 24 (0.72%) Alterian
17 23 (0.69%) VMware
18 22 (0.66%) WorldPay