Period
to 21 October 2019

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 21 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 24 21
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4,722 6,042 7,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 8.64% 8.94% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 9.66% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 3,771 4,832 5,714
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 £92,500 £92,500 £86,250
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 50,864 62,552 69,491
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.12% 92.60% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 40,951 50,304 53,227
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,225 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.53% +4.45% -

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 21 October 2019.

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 21 October 2019. 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 -4 975 £68,500 +5.38% 170
West London +3 231 £60,000 +4.35% 84
South London -1 181 £65,000 +13.04% 31
East London -3 33 £70,000 +16.67% 27
North London +9 22 £60,000 +17.07% 3
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2019, 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 4,321 (91.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,334 (28.25%) Kanban
3 1,284 (27.19%) Finance
4 1,253 (26.54%) Java
5 1,222 (25.88%) JavaScript
6 1,212 (25.67%) C#
7 1,199 (25.39%) TDD
8 1,093 (23.15%) .NET
9 1,012 (21.43%) DevOps
10 917 (19.42%) SQL
11 841 (17.81%) AWS
12 833 (17.64%) Azure
13 811 (17.17%) BDD
14 806 (17.07%) SQL Server
15 800 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
16 785 (16.62%) JIRA
17 784 (16.60%) Software Engineering
18 685 (14.51%) Git (software)
19 678 (14.36%) AngularJS
20 677 (14.34%) HTML
21 672 (14.23%) Microservices
22 631 (13.36%) MVC
23 627 (13.28%) ASP.NET
24 625 (13.24%) CSS
25 622 (13.17%) Microsoft
26 621 (13.15%) Docker
27 611 (12.94%) Test Automation
28 592 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
29 576 (12.20%) Fintech
30 570 (12.07%) QA

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
1 316 (6.69%) Confluence
2 153 (3.24%) CMS
3 124 (2.63%) Apache Spark
4 87 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
5 78 (1.65%) Apache
6 66 (1.40%) Tomcat
7 48 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 45 (0.95%) OpenStack
9 43 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
9 43 (0.91%) SharePoint
10 38 (0.80%) WebSphere
11 37 (0.78%) IIS
12 30 (0.64%) Umbraco
13 27 (0.57%) EPiServer
14 25 (0.53%) WordPress
15 24 (0.51%) SAS
16 22 (0.47%) Drupal
16 22 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
17 21 (0.44%) WebLogic
18 20 (0.42%) JBoss
Applications
1 82 (1.74%) Sketch
2 69 (1.46%) InVision
3 62 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 46 (0.97%) Microsoft Project
5 36 (0.76%) MS Visio
6 35 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (0.59%) Photoshop
8 26 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
9 18 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 16 (0.34%) Adobe XD
11 12 (0.25%) Figma
11 12 (0.25%) Marvel
11 12 (0.25%) Zeplin
12 10 (0.21%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.085%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (0.085%) Gliffy
14 3 (0.064%) Adobe Premiere
15 2 (0.042%) Adobe After Effects
16 1 (0.021%) Flinto
16 1 (0.021%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 42 (0.89%) Payment Gateway
2 33 (0.70%) Magento
3 23 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
4 21 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
5 20 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 17 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
7 16 (0.34%) Distributed Ledger
8 12 (0.25%) R3 Corda
9 7 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
9 7 (0.15%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
11 4 (0.085%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
12 3 (0.064%) OpenText MBPM
12 3 (0.064%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.064%) Oracle BPM
12 3 (0.064%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.064%) StreamServe
13 2 (0.042%) FastStats
13 2 (0.042%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 841 (17.81%) AWS
2 833 (17.64%) Azure
3 206 (4.36%) GCP
4 181 (3.83%) GitHub
5 161 (3.41%) SaaS
6 114 (2.41%) Serverless
7 106 (2.24%) PaaS
8 81 (1.72%) Power Platform
9 71 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
10 57 (1.21%) AWS Lambda
11 56 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
12 44 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
12 44 (0.93%) IaaS
13 41 (0.87%) Amazon S3
13 41 (0.87%) OpenShift
14 40 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
15 38 (0.80%) Office 365
16 34 (0.72%) Trello
17 31 (0.66%) CloudFront
18 28 (0.59%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.01%) Internet
2 44 (0.93%) HTTP
3 33 (0.70%) DNS
4 28 (0.59%) Firewall
5 27 (0.57%) Broadband
6 17 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 16 (0.34%) Intranet
8 12 (0.25%) DSL
9 11 (0.23%) Skype
10 8 (0.17%) IPFS
10 8 (0.17%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 8 (0.17%) Wireshark
11 7 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 7 (0.15%) Wireless
12 6 (0.13%) FTP
13 5 (0.11%) Asterisk PBX
13 5 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (0.085%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (0.085%) RIP
15 3 (0.064%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 806 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 234 (4.96%) NoSQL
3 228 (4.83%) SQL Server 2016
4 195 (4.13%) Big Data
5 189 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 179 (3.79%) MongoDB
7 155 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
8 149 (3.16%) MySQL
9 132 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
10 117 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 90 (1.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 86 (1.82%) Hadoop
13 83 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
14 80 (1.69%) Oracle Database
15 79 (1.67%) Power BI
16 73 (1.55%) RDBMS
17 64 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 57 (1.21%) Blockchain
19 54 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
20 52 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 785 (16.62%) JIRA
2 685 (14.51%) Git (software)
3 528 (11.18%) Jenkins
4 422 (8.94%) Selenium
5 279 (5.91%) Cucumber
6 201 (4.26%) TeamCity
7 191 (4.04%) Maven
8 171 (3.62%) WebDriver
9 162 (3.43%) JUnit
10 144 (3.05%) Team Foundation Server
11 143 (3.03%) Bitbucket
12 115 (2.44%) SoapUI
13 110 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
14 105 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
15 93 (1.97%) JMeter
15 93 (1.97%) webpack
16 85 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 85 (1.80%) Visual Studio
17 81 (1.72%) SonarQube
18 77 (1.63%) Mockito
General
1 1,284 (27.19%) Finance
2 487 (10.31%) Banking
3 378 (8.01%) Retail
4 185 (3.92%) Marketing
5 156 (3.30%) Games
6 144 (3.05%) Public Sector
7 114 (2.41%) Front Office
8 106 (2.24%) Advertising
9 87 (1.84%) Telecoms
10 68 (1.44%) Law
11 65 (1.38%) Legal
12 54 (1.14%) Investment Banking
13 52 (1.10%) Back Office
14 29 (0.61%) Financial Institution
14 29 (0.61%) Retail Banking
15 27 (0.57%) Publishing
16 20 (0.42%) Manufacturing
17 15 (0.32%) Automotive
18 13 (0.28%) Billing
19 10 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 1,827 (38.69%) Developer
2 484 (10.25%) .NET Developer
3 449 (9.51%) Java Developer
4 446 (9.45%) Senior Developer
5 396 (8.39%) Analyst
6 375 (7.94%) C# Developer
7 286 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 257 (5.44%) Scrum Master
9 256 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
10 236 (5.00%) Business Analyst
11 211 (4.47%) Software Engineer
12 202 (4.28%) Architect
13 156 (3.30%) Software Developer
14 140 (2.96%) Lead Developer
15 136 (2.88%) React Developer
16 135 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 132 (2.80%) Senior Java Developer
18 130 (2.75%) JavaScript Developer
19 118 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
19 118 (2.50%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,093 (23.15%) .NET
2 678 (14.36%) AngularJS
3 677 (14.34%) HTML
4 627 (13.28%) ASP.NET
5 625 (13.24%) CSS
6 511 (10.82%) React
7 503 (10.65%) RESTful
8 442 (9.36%) Spring
9 437 (9.25%) REST
10 423 (8.96%) Web Services
11 411 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 351 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 331 (7.01%) Node.js
14 324 (6.86%) HTML5
15 278 (5.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 268 (5.68%) .NET Framework
17 234 (4.96%) Spring Boot
18 230 (4.87%) JSON
19 219 (4.64%) SOAP
20 211 (4.47%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 529 (11.20%) User Experience
2 346 (7.33%) Analytical Skills
3 284 (6.01%) Greenfield Project
4 196 (4.15%) Mobile App
5 140 (2.96%) Algorithms
6 136 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
7 130 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
8 86 (1.82%) Data Structures
9 66 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 62 (1.31%) PMI
11 61 (1.29%) Management Information System
12 60 (1.27%) Cloud Native
13 58 (1.23%) Public Cloud
14 56 (1.19%) Data Centre
15 55 (1.16%) Virtual Team
16 45 (0.95%) iPad
17 43 (0.91%) Fixed Income
18 36 (0.76%) Linux Command Line
19 35 (0.74%) Online Gambling
20 33 (0.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 400 (8.47%) Linux
2 218 (4.62%) Windows
3 133 (2.82%) Unix
4 116 (2.46%) Android
5 110 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 36 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (0.70%) CentOS
8 28 (0.59%) Windows Server
9 18 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.17%) zOS
11 7 (0.15%) Ubuntu
11 7 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (0.11%) Fedora
12 5 (0.11%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.085%) Oracle Linux
13 4 (0.085%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.064%) CoreOS
15 2 (0.042%) AIX
16 1 (0.021%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,321 (91.51%) Agile Software Development
2 1,334 (28.25%) Kanban
3 1,199 (25.39%) TDD
4 1,012 (21.43%) DevOps
5 811 (17.17%) BDD
6 800 (16.94%) Continuous Integration
7 784 (16.60%) Software Engineering
8 672 (14.23%) Microservices
9 631 (13.36%) MVC
10 611 (12.94%) Test Automation
11 592 (12.54%) Problem-Solving
12 576 (12.20%) Fintech
13 483 (10.23%) SDLC
14 460 (9.74%) Mentoring
15 439 (9.30%) E-Commerce
16 404 (8.56%) Project Management
17 393 (8.32%) Analytics
18 384 (8.13%) Coaching
19 375 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
20 372 (7.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1,253 (26.54%) Java
2 1,222 (25.88%) JavaScript
3 1,212 (25.67%) C#
4 917 (19.42%) SQL
5 564 (11.94%) Python
6 267 (5.65%) Java 8
7 200 (4.24%) T-SQL
8 197 (4.17%) Ruby
9 176 (3.73%) Scala
10 142 (3.01%) PHP
11 128 (2.71%) TypeScript
12 123 (2.60%) PowerShell
13 120 (2.54%) C++
14 119 (2.52%) Groovy
15 107 (2.27%) ES6
16 88 (1.86%) C
17 71 (1.50%) PL/SQL
18 69 (1.46%) Bash Shell
19 66 (1.40%) Shell Script
20 59 (1.25%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 446 (9.45%) Degree
2 117 (2.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 95 (2.01%) Security Cleared
4 89 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 76 (1.61%) PMP
6 70 (1.48%) SC Cleared
7 53 (1.12%) ISEB
7 53 (1.12%) ISTQB
8 50 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 28 (0.59%) SAFe Agilist
10 25 (0.53%) Master's Degree
11 23 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 22 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (0.42%) CISSP
13 20 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 13 (0.28%) DV Cleared
15 10 (0.21%) MCSE
16 9 (0.19%) Cisco Certification
16 9 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
16 9 (0.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 570 (12.07%) QA
2 56 (1.19%) GDPR
3 35 (0.74%) SLA
4 29 (0.61%) Data Quality
5 21 (0.44%) PMO
6 15 (0.32%) IFRS
6 15 (0.32%) PSD2
7 10 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 9 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 7 (0.15%) Basel III
10 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.11%) WCAG
11 4 (0.085%) GAAP
11 4 (0.085%) SEPA
12 3 (0.064%) COBIT
12 3 (0.064%) PMBOK
13 2 (0.042%) EMIR
13 2 (0.042%) HIPAA
13 2 (0.042%) ISO 22301
13 2 (0.042%) MiFID
System Software
1 621 (13.15%) Docker
2 27 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.40%) Active Directory
3 19 (0.40%) vSphere
4 12 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.17%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.085%) GridGain
7 3 (0.064%) Firmware
7 3 (0.064%) Varnish
8 2 (0.042%) Postfix
9 1 (0.021%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.021%) HDFS
9 1 (0.021%) KVM
9 1 (0.021%) oVirt
9 1 (0.021%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.021%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 368 (7.79%) Kubernetes
2 205 (4.34%) Ansible
3 149 (3.16%) Terraform
4 136 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
5 115 (2.44%) Puppet
6 60 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
7 53 (1.12%) Salt
8 37 (0.78%) Prometheus
9 30 (0.64%) Mesos
10 28 (0.59%) Grafana
11 27 (0.57%) Kibana
12 20 (0.42%) Istio
13 15 (0.32%) Marathon
14 13 (0.28%) Knative
14 13 (0.28%) Oozie
14 13 (0.28%) Rancher
15 9 (0.19%) CA Service Virtualization
15 9 (0.19%) Docker Swarm
16 6 (0.13%) logstash
16 6 (0.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 622 (13.17%) Microsoft
2 306 (6.48%) Oracle
3 222 (4.70%) Google
4 157 (3.32%) Salesforce.com
5 119 (2.52%) Adobe
6 100 (2.12%) SAP
7 72 (1.52%) Atlassian
8 63 (1.33%) IBM
9 56 (1.19%) Tableau
10 50 (1.06%) Informatica
11 47 (1.00%) HP
12 46 (0.97%) Facebook
13 45 (0.95%) Red Hat
13 45 (0.95%) WorldPay
14 44 (0.93%) Databricks
15 43 (0.91%) Splunk
16 39 (0.83%) Cloudera
17 35 (0.74%) hybris
18 30 (0.64%) Sitecore
19 29 (0.61%) MuleSoft