Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6,861 6,704 7,251
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.76% 9.53% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.66% 10.53% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 5,487 5,948 6,443
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 64,332 63,652 75,855
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.53% 90.51% 89.83%
Number of salaries quoted 51,812 54,221 64,331
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -4 1,141 £60,000 +4.35% 207
West London +3 377 £57,500 +4.55% 105
South London -4 140 £45,000 -10.00% 10
East London +2 68 £63,750 -5.56% 38
North London -7 31 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 6,285 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
2 2,275 (33.16%) TDD
3 2,190 (31.92%) Finance
4 2,060 (30.02%) .NET
5 2,041 (29.75%) C#
6 1,959 (28.55%) JavaScript
7 1,948 (28.39%) Kanban
8 1,926 (28.07%) Java
9 1,513 (22.05%) HTML
10 1,496 (21.80%) BDD
11 1,446 (21.08%) SQL Server
12 1,438 (20.96%) Continuous Integration
13 1,385 (20.19%) SQL
14 1,321 (19.25%) MVC
15 1,264 (18.42%) CSS
16 1,135 (16.54%) ASP.NET
17 1,096 (15.97%) Software Engineering
18 1,067 (15.55%) Degree
19 1,035 (15.09%) AngularJS
20 1,005 (14.65%) Banking
21 969 (14.12%) DevOps
22 946 (13.79%) Test Automation
23 882 (12.86%) QA
24 852 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
25 813 (11.85%) Amazon AWS
26 784 (11.43%) HTML5
27 781 (11.38%) Git (software)
28 770 (11.22%) Microsoft
29 750 (10.93%) OO
30 734 (10.70%) Computer Science

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
1 300 (4.37%) Confluence
2 190 (2.77%) CMS
3 170 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
4 161 (2.35%) Apache Spark
5 154 (2.24%) Apache
5 154 (2.24%) SharePoint
6 148 (2.16%) Tomcat
7 108 (1.57%) IIS
8 86 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 81 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 77 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 56 (0.82%) Apache Solr
12 49 (0.71%) Umbraco
13 48 (0.70%) JBoss
14 43 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 38 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
16 32 (0.47%) Drupal
17 28 (0.41%) nginx
18 26 (0.38%) NServiceBus
19 25 (0.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 71 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (0.99%) MS Visio
3 46 (0.67%) Photoshop
4 44 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 37 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
6 36 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
7 27 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 14 (0.20%) InVision
9 7 (0.10%) InfoPath
10 6 (0.087%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.087%) UXPin
11 5 (0.073%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.058%) Fireworks
12 4 (0.058%) InDesign
13 3 (0.044%) GIMP
13 3 (0.044%) Mingle
14 1 (0.015%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.015%) HipChat
14 1 (0.015%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.015%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 99 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (0.50%) Magento
3 26 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
5 20 (0.29%) SAP CO
5 20 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 20 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
6 17 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
6 17 (0.25%) Elite 3E
6 17 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 17 (0.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 14 (0.20%) MultiChain
8 12 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
9 10 (0.15%) SAP Hybris
10 9 (0.13%) NetSuite
11 8 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
12 6 (0.087%) SAP ERP
13 5 (0.073%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.073%) Workfront
14 4 (0.058%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 813 (11.85%) Amazon AWS
2 542 (7.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 191 (2.78%) SaaS
4 188 (2.74%) GitHub
5 69 (1.01%) Office 365
6 67 (0.98%) PaaS
7 57 (0.83%) IaaS
8 53 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
9 41 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
10 40 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
11 39 (0.57%) Slack
12 33 (0.48%) npm
13 32 (0.47%) Trello
14 27 (0.39%) Dynamics 365
14 27 (0.39%) Google Play
15 25 (0.36%) Amazon S3
15 25 (0.36%) Sauce Labs
15 25 (0.36%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 23 (0.34%) Google Analytics
17 19 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 223 (3.25%) Internet
2 111 (1.62%) HTTP
3 51 (0.74%) Firewall
4 38 (0.55%) Hyperconnected
5 36 (0.52%) Broadband
5 36 (0.52%) DNS
6 26 (0.38%) SSL
7 22 (0.32%) AMQP
8 21 (0.31%) ATM
9 17 (0.25%) VPN
10 13 (0.19%) TCP/IP
10 13 (0.19%) Wireless
11 11 (0.16%) SMS
11 11 (0.16%) SSH
12 10 (0.15%) Kerberos
12 10 (0.15%) Network Security
12 10 (0.15%) Skype
13 7 (0.10%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.10%) OpenVPN
14 6 (0.087%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,446 (21.08%) SQL Server
2 514 (7.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 495 (7.21%) NoSQL
4 368 (5.36%) MongoDB
5 366 (5.33%) MySQL
6 319 (4.65%) Big Data
7 293 (4.27%) Relational Database
8 207 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 180 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
10 165 (2.40%) Hadoop
11 116 (1.69%) Redis
12 115 (1.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 113 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 110 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 94 (1.37%) RDBMS
16 90 (1.31%) Blockchain
17 80 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
18 61 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 55 (0.80%) SQL Server 2016
20 52 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 781 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 698 (10.17%) JIRA
3 644 (9.39%) Jenkins
4 586 (8.54%) NUnit
5 482 (7.03%) Rhino Mocks
6 457 (6.66%) Selenium
7 371 (5.41%) Cucumber
8 351 (5.12%) Moq
9 339 (4.94%) TeamCity
10 285 (4.15%) Maven
11 278 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
12 273 (3.98%) Subversion
13 271 (3.95%) JUnit
14 231 (3.37%) WebDriver
15 207 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
16 176 (2.57%) MSTest
17 174 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 166 (2.42%) Visual Studio
19 152 (2.22%) MSBuild
20 111 (1.62%) gulp
General
1 2,190 (31.92%) Finance
2 1,005 (14.65%) Banking
3 606 (8.83%) Retail
4 434 (6.33%) Marketing
5 430 (6.27%) Investment Banking
6 394 (5.74%) Games
7 357 (5.20%) Retail Banking
8 223 (3.25%) Advertising
9 146 (2.13%) Telecoms
10 124 (1.81%) Publishing
11 117 (1.71%) Front Office
12 97 (1.41%) Back Office
12 97 (1.41%) Financial Institution
13 85 (1.24%) Legal
14 84 (1.22%) Law
15 39 (0.57%) Music Industry
16 26 (0.38%) Automotive
16 26 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
17 23 (0.34%) Online Betting
18 22 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3,198 (46.61%) Developer
2 1,081 (15.76%) C# Developer
3 1,032 (15.04%) .NET Developer
4 776 (11.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 724 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 605 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 550 (8.02%) Analyst
8 414 (6.03%) Business Analyst
9 413 (6.02%) Agile Developer
10 405 (5.90%) ASP.NET Developer
11 389 (5.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 365 (5.32%) Project Manager
13 346 (5.04%) Software Engineer
14 314 (4.58%) Scrum Master
15 276 (4.02%) Architect
16 251 (3.66%) Lead Developer
17 240 (3.50%) Software Developer
18 239 (3.48%) Agile .NET Developer
19 230 (3.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 223 (3.25%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,060 (30.02%) .NET
2 1,513 (22.05%) HTML
3 1,264 (18.42%) CSS
4 1,135 (16.54%) ASP.NET
5 1,035 (15.09%) AngularJS
6 852 (12.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 784 (11.43%) HTML5
8 719 (10.48%) RESTful
9 690 (10.06%) Web Services
10 621 (9.05%) REST
11 599 (8.73%) WPF
12 586 (8.54%) WCF
13 569 (8.29%) Node.js
14 555 (8.09%) React
15 546 (7.96%) Spring
16 541 (7.89%) ASP.NET Web API
17 528 (7.70%) jQuery
18 482 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 424 (6.18%) .NET Framework
20 416 (6.06%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 734 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 520 (7.58%) User Experience
3 500 (7.29%) Greenfield Project
4 492 (7.17%) Fintech
5 479 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 381 (5.55%) Mobile App
7 271 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
8 208 (3.03%) Client/Server
9 157 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 125 (1.82%) Online Banking
11 102 (1.49%) Tandem
12 100 (1.46%) Management Information System
13 92 (1.34%) Data Structures
13 92 (1.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 88 (1.28%) Hedge funds
15 76 (1.11%) Data Centre
16 72 (1.05%) Social Network
17 66 (0.96%) Equities
18 65 (0.95%) Fixed Income
19 64 (0.93%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 598 (8.72%) Windows
2 554 (8.07%) Linux
3 295 (4.30%) Apple iOS
4 270 (3.94%) Unix
5 267 (3.89%) Android
6 87 (1.27%) Windows Server
7 24 (0.35%) Mac OS X
7 24 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 21 (0.31%) Debian
9 19 (0.28%) Windows Phone
10 17 (0.25%) Nucleus RTOS
11 14 (0.20%) Ubuntu
12 13 (0.19%) CentOS
12 13 (0.19%) Windows 10
13 8 (0.12%) CoreOS
13 8 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (0.087%) Fedora
14 6 (0.087%) MVS
15 4 (0.058%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.058%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,285 (91.60%) Agile Software Development
2 2,275 (33.16%) TDD
3 1,948 (28.39%) Kanban
4 1,496 (21.80%) BDD
5 1,438 (20.96%) Continuous Integration
6 1,321 (19.25%) MVC
7 1,096 (15.97%) Software Engineering
8 969 (14.12%) DevOps
9 946 (13.79%) Test Automation
10 750 (10.93%) OO
11 733 (10.68%) Microservices
12 690 (10.06%) E-Commerce
13 679 (9.90%) SDLC
14 619 (9.02%) Project Management
15 550 (8.02%) Mentoring
16 547 (7.97%) Asset Management
17 511 (7.45%) Open Source
18 501 (7.30%) Web Development
19 467 (6.81%) User Stories
20 451 (6.57%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2,041 (29.75%) C#
2 1,959 (28.55%) JavaScript
3 1,926 (28.07%) Java
4 1,385 (20.19%) SQL
5 630 (9.18%) Python
6 386 (5.63%) PHP
7 308 (4.49%) Ruby
8 296 (4.31%) Scala
9 290 (4.23%) C++
10 262 (3.82%) PowerShell
11 239 (3.48%) T-SQL
12 154 (2.24%) C
13 145 (2.11%) Bash Shell
14 138 (2.01%) VB.NET
15 106 (1.54%) Perl
16 101 (1.47%) Groovy
17 100 (1.46%) ES6
17 100 (1.46%) TypeScript
18 97 (1.41%) Objective-C
19 82 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 1,067 (15.55%) Degree
2 345 (5.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 130 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 118 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 117 (1.71%) Security Cleared
6 100 (1.46%) ISEB
7 89 (1.30%) PMP
8 53 (0.77%) SC Cleared
9 52 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
10 48 (0.70%) ISTQB
11 38 (0.55%) Numerate Degree
12 33 (0.48%) PhD
13 32 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 29 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 20 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
16 18 (0.26%) MCAD
16 18 (0.26%) MCSD
16 18 (0.26%) MCTS
17 17 (0.25%) APMP
18 16 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 882 (12.86%) QA
2 42 (0.61%) PMO
3 37 (0.54%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.42%) GDPR
5 21 (0.31%) PCI DSS
6 13 (0.19%) PSD2
7 11 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 8 (0.12%) SLA
9 5 (0.073%) GCP
9 5 (0.073%) MiFID
10 4 (0.058%) COBIT
10 4 (0.058%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.044%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.044%) WAI
12 2 (0.029%) BS7799
12 2 (0.029%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.029%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.029%) ISO 22301
12 2 (0.029%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.029%) SEPA
System Software
1 372 (5.42%) Docker
2 64 (0.93%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (0.28%) HDFS
5 11 (0.16%) vSphere
6 9 (0.13%) GridGain
7 8 (0.12%) iptables
7 8 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.10%) Apache Flume
9 5 (0.073%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 5 (0.073%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.058%) Hyper-V
10 4 (0.058%) XenServer
11 3 (0.044%) Firmware
11 3 (0.044%) Xen
12 2 (0.029%) KVM
12 2 (0.029%) LXC
12 2 (0.029%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
12 2 (0.029%) vCloud
13 1 (0.015%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 260 (3.79%) Ansible
2 258 (3.76%) Puppet
3 223 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
4 153 (2.23%) Kubernetes
5 64 (0.93%) Terraform
6 45 (0.66%) Nagios
7 25 (0.36%) Kibana
8 23 (0.34%) Salt
9 22 (0.32%) ZABBIX
10 18 (0.26%) Docker Swarm
11 16 (0.23%) logstash
12 15 (0.22%) CFEngine
13 14 (0.20%) Mesos
14 13 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
15 9 (0.13%) Marathon
16 8 (0.12%) SCCM
16 8 (0.12%) SCOM
17 7 (0.10%) Grafana
17 7 (0.10%) ITRS Geneos
17 7 (0.10%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 770 (11.22%) Microsoft
2 414 (6.03%) Oracle
3 191 (2.78%) Google
4 144 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
5 109 (1.59%) SAP
6 106 (1.54%) Facebook
7 87 (1.27%) Tableau
8 69 (1.01%) Red Hat
9 67 (0.98%) IBM
10 66 (0.96%) Cadence
11 65 (0.95%) Atlassian
12 62 (0.90%) Zend
13 61 (0.89%) Sitecore
14 60 (0.87%) New Relic
15 58 (0.85%) RedGate
16 56 (0.82%) hybris
17 55 (0.80%) Murex
18 54 (0.79%) Splunk
19 53 (0.77%) Adobe
20 49 (0.71%) Twitter