Period
to 8 August 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 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 27 22 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,175 5,151 6,297
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 8.07% 9.11% 9.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.63% 9.79% 9.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1,967 4,426 5,291
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,750 £40,750
90th Percentile £102,500 £92,500 £91,250
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 25,211 52,621 64,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.52% 93.08% 92.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20,379 42,715 51,776
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £41,250 £36,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £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 8 August 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 8 August 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 -1 461 £70,000 +3.70% 55
West London -25 75 £65,000 +8.33% 22
South London -14 74 £65,000 +18.18% 9
East London -14 10 £43,250 -35.93% 15
North London -1 7 £57,500 -4.17% 2
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 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 1,969 (90.53%) Agile Software Development
2 745 (34.25%) JavaScript
3 700 (32.18%) Kanban
4 695 (31.95%) TDD
5 694 (31.91%) Azure
6 673 (30.94%) C#
7 662 (30.44%) AWS
8 660 (30.34%) Finance
9 650 (29.89%) .NET
10 607 (27.91%) Microservices
11 559 (25.70%) Java
12 518 (23.82%) React
13 509 (23.40%) AngularJS
14 492 (22.62%) SQL Server
15 446 (20.51%) DevOps
16 444 (20.41%) BDD
17 435 (20.00%) .NET Core
18 426 (19.59%) SQL
19 402 (18.48%) Node.js
20 382 (17.56%) Docker
21 367 (16.87%) Software Engineering
22 365 (16.78%) Git (software)
23 342 (15.72%) ASP.NET
24 336 (15.45%) Microsoft
24 336 (15.45%) ASP.NET Web API
25 320 (14.71%) TypeScript
26 318 (14.62%) MVC
27 308 (14.16%) .NET Framework
27 308 (14.16%) MongoDB
28 306 (14.07%) 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
1 240 (11.03%) Elasticsearch
2 192 (8.83%) Confluence
3 72 (3.31%) CMS
4 48 (2.21%) EPiServer
5 35 (1.61%) Apache Spark
6 30 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 29 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 26 (1.20%) Umbraco
9 23 (1.06%) Apache
10 21 (0.97%) Tomcat
10 21 (0.97%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.87%) IIS
11 19 (0.87%) SAS
12 17 (0.78%) Cloud Foundry
12 17 (0.78%) DNN
12 17 (0.78%) Immediacy CMS
12 17 (0.78%) Kentico
12 17 (0.78%) Sitefinity
13 12 (0.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 80 (3.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (1.20%) Microsoft Project
3 23 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 22 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
5 20 (0.92%) Chatbot
6 17 (0.78%) MS Visio
7 13 (0.60%) Zeplin
8 12 (0.55%) Sketch
9 11 (0.51%) Figma
10 6 (0.28%) InVision
10 6 (0.28%) Photoshop
11 2 (0.092%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.046%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.046%) Mingle
12 1 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 37 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.64%) Magento
3 13 (0.60%) SAP Hybris
4 12 (0.55%) Payment Gateway
5 11 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
6 9 (0.41%) R3 Corda
6 9 (0.41%) Shopify
7 4 (0.18%) Markit EDM
7 4 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
7 4 (0.18%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
8 3 (0.14%) Temenos T24
9 2 (0.092%) Maximo
9 2 (0.092%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.092%) PolarLake
9 2 (0.092%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.092%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.046%) SAP CO
10 1 (0.046%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.046%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 694 (31.91%) Azure
2 662 (30.44%) AWS
3 152 (6.99%) GCP
4 127 (5.84%) SaaS
5 75 (3.45%) Serverless
6 66 (3.03%) Power Platform
7 59 (2.71%) GitHub
7 59 (2.71%) PaaS
8 45 (2.07%) AWS Lambda
9 38 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
10 36 (1.66%) Amazon ECS
10 36 (1.66%) OpenShift
11 35 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
11 35 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
12 34 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
13 32 (1.47%) Office 365
14 28 (1.29%) Amazon S3
14 28 (1.29%) AWS CloudFormation
15 27 (1.24%) Dynamics 365
16 25 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.67%) HTTP
2 54 (2.48%) Internet
3 30 (1.38%) DNS
4 15 (0.69%) TCP/IP
5 12 (0.55%) VoIP
6 11 (0.51%) FTP
7 9 (0.41%) Firewall
8 8 (0.37%) IMAP
8 8 (0.37%) SMTP
9 6 (0.28%) Skype
10 5 (0.23%) Broadband
10 5 (0.23%) DSL
11 4 (0.18%) Reverse Proxy
12 3 (0.14%) Bluetooth
12 3 (0.14%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.14%) Network Security
12 3 (0.14%) SAN
12 3 (0.14%) STUN
12 3 (0.14%) VPN
13 2 (0.092%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 492 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 308 (14.16%) MongoDB
3 217 (9.98%) SQL Server 2019
4 140 (6.44%) NoSQL
5 93 (4.28%) Big Data
6 67 (3.08%) MySQL
7 62 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
8 58 (2.67%) Power BI
9 56 (2.57%) Hadoop
10 54 (2.48%) Redis
10 54 (2.48%) Relational Database
11 37 (1.70%) Blockchain
11 37 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (1.61%) Apache Hive
13 32 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
14 31 (1.43%) Oracle Database
14 31 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (1.24%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 25 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
17 24 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 365 (16.78%) Git (software)
2 306 (14.07%) JIRA
3 195 (8.97%) Jenkins
4 105 (4.83%) Octopus Deploy
5 94 (4.32%) Selenium
6 92 (4.23%) TeamCity
7 59 (2.71%) Cucumber
8 58 (2.67%) Visual Studio
9 57 (2.62%) JUnit
10 54 (2.48%) SpecFlow
11 52 (2.39%) Maven
12 41 (1.89%) Artifactory
12 41 (1.89%) Bitbucket
13 40 (1.84%) GitLab
14 37 (1.70%) NUnit
14 37 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
15 34 (1.56%) WebDriver
16 29 (1.33%) MSBuild
16 29 (1.33%) webpack
17 28 (1.29%) Postman
General
1 660 (30.34%) Finance
2 190 (8.74%) Banking
3 145 (6.67%) Retail
4 137 (6.30%) Marketing
5 114 (5.24%) Games
6 107 (4.92%) Front Office
7 51 (2.34%) Investment Banking
8 29 (1.33%) Back Office
9 28 (1.29%) Public Sector
10 27 (1.24%) Advertising
11 24 (1.10%) Telecoms
12 22 (1.01%) Law
13 21 (0.97%) Legal
14 16 (0.74%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.55%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.46%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.41%) Private Banking
18 8 (0.37%) Billing
18 8 (0.37%) Local Government
19 7 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 993 (45.66%) Developer
2 413 (18.99%) .NET Developer
3 259 (11.91%) C# Developer
4 201 (9.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 154 (7.08%) Java Developer
6 146 (6.71%) Senior Developer
7 131 (6.02%) Analyst
8 102 (4.69%) Architect
9 97 (4.46%) Business Analyst
10 96 (4.41%) Full Stack Developer
11 90 (4.14%) Project Manager
12 81 (3.72%) Product Manager
13 79 (3.63%) Scrum Master
14 78 (3.59%) Software Engineer
15 67 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 65 (2.99%) Lead Developer
17 63 (2.90%) React Developer
18 60 (2.76%) Consultant
18 60 (2.76%) DevOps Engineer
19 48 (2.21%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 650 (29.89%) .NET
2 518 (23.82%) React
3 509 (23.40%) AngularJS
4 435 (20.00%) .NET Core
5 402 (18.48%) Node.js
6 342 (15.72%) ASP.NET
7 336 (15.45%) ASP.NET Web API
8 308 (14.16%) .NET Framework
9 295 (13.56%) Web Services
10 277 (12.74%) HTML
11 267 (12.28%) CSS
12 253 (11.63%) Entity Framework
13 247 (11.36%) Vue.js
14 242 (11.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 200 (9.20%) REST
16 147 (6.76%) RESTful
17 121 (5.56%) Spring
18 117 (5.38%) HTML5
19 95 (4.37%) Redux
20 90 (4.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 203 (9.33%) Greenfield Project
2 197 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 182 (8.37%) User Experience
4 107 (4.92%) Fixed Income
5 86 (3.95%) Derivative
6 78 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
7 76 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
8 75 (3.45%) Hedge funds
9 55 (2.53%) Public Cloud
10 52 (2.39%) Mobile App
11 42 (1.93%) Data Structures
12 40 (1.84%) OTC Derivatives
13 39 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 33 (1.52%) Cloud Native
14 33 (1.52%) PMI
15 32 (1.47%) Algorithms
16 27 (1.24%) Equities
17 25 (1.15%) Tandem
17 25 (1.15%) Virtual Team
18 23 (1.06%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 107 (4.92%) Linux
2 101 (4.64%) Windows
3 65 (2.99%) Unix
4 53 (2.44%) Apple iOS
5 50 (2.30%) Android
6 16 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (0.46%) CentOS
8 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
9 2 (0.092%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.092%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.046%) AIX
10 1 (0.046%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.046%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.046%) Debian
10 1 (0.046%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.046%) Solaris
10 1 (0.046%) VMS
10 1 (0.046%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.046%) Windows Embedded Compact
10 1 (0.046%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,969 (90.53%) Agile Software Development
2 700 (32.18%) Kanban
3 695 (31.95%) TDD
4 607 (27.91%) Microservices
5 446 (20.51%) DevOps
6 444 (20.41%) BDD
7 367 (16.87%) Software Engineering
8 318 (14.62%) MVC
9 258 (11.86%) Analytics
10 253 (11.63%) Test Automation
11 249 (11.45%) Continuous Integration
12 242 (11.13%) Fintech
13 213 (9.79%) Problem-Solving
14 211 (9.70%) Web Application Development
15 180 (8.28%) User Stories
16 179 (8.23%) Mentoring
17 172 (7.91%) OO
18 164 (7.54%) SDLC
19 150 (6.90%) Asset Management
20 147 (6.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 745 (34.25%) JavaScript
2 673 (30.94%) C#
3 559 (25.70%) Java
4 426 (19.59%) SQL
5 320 (14.71%) TypeScript
6 289 (13.29%) Python
7 84 (3.86%) Java 8
8 75 (3.45%) R
9 65 (2.99%) Kotlin
10 55 (2.53%) Ruby
11 54 (2.48%) PHP
11 54 (2.48%) T-SQL
12 53 (2.44%) C++
13 52 (2.39%) C
14 51 (2.34%) PowerShell
14 51 (2.34%) Scala
15 50 (2.30%) ES6
16 49 (2.25%) VBA
17 45 (2.07%) Go
18 36 (1.66%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 240 (11.03%) Degree
2 78 (3.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 60 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 43 (1.98%) PMI Certification
5 36 (1.66%) SC Cleared
6 29 (1.33%) ISEB
7 26 (1.20%) PMP
8 17 (0.78%) ISTQB
9 15 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
10 14 (0.64%) Master's Degree
11 12 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.41%) AWS Certification
12 9 (0.41%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.32%) IIBA
13 7 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
14 5 (0.23%) CBAP
14 5 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 4 (0.18%) APMP
15 4 (0.18%) CAPM
15 4 (0.18%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (9.15%) QA
2 21 (0.97%) GDPR
3 9 (0.41%) Data Quality
3 9 (0.41%) NIST
3 9 (0.41%) SLA
4 6 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.28%) PMO
5 2 (0.092%) HIPAA
5 2 (0.092%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.092%) MiFID
5 2 (0.092%) PSD2
6 1 (0.046%) COBIT
6 1 (0.046%) GxP
6 1 (0.046%) ISO 15022
6 1 (0.046%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.046%) SEPA
System Software
1 382 (17.56%) Docker
2 43 (1.98%) Active Directory
3 24 (1.10%) HDFS
4 22 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (0.37%) Postfix
6 6 (0.28%) vSphere
7 4 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.14%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.092%) LXC
10 1 (0.046%) iptables
10 1 (0.046%) NDS
10 1 (0.046%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.046%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 288 (13.24%) Kubernetes
2 111 (5.10%) Terraform
3 82 (3.77%) Ansible
4 47 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (1.98%) Puppet
6 11 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
6 11 (0.51%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.32%) Oozie
7 7 (0.32%) Prometheus
7 7 (0.32%) SCCM
8 6 (0.28%) Grafana
9 5 (0.23%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.23%) Consul
9 5 (0.23%) Hadoop YARN
9 5 (0.23%) Kibana
9 5 (0.23%) Packer
9 5 (0.23%) SCOM
10 4 (0.18%) CA Service Virtualization
10 4 (0.18%) CloudHub
10 4 (0.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 336 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 118 (5.43%) Google
3 117 (5.38%) Oracle
4 68 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
5 52 (2.39%) SAP
6 47 (2.16%) Atlassian
7 36 (1.66%) Bloomberg
8 33 (1.52%) Adobe
9 30 (1.38%) Sitecore
10 29 (1.33%) Pardot
11 28 (1.29%) IBM
12 27 (1.24%) Cloudera
13 26 (1.20%) VMware
14 24 (1.10%) Tableau
15 18 (0.83%) New Relic
15 18 (0.83%) ServiceNow
16 17 (0.78%) Alterian
16 17 (0.78%) Red Hat
17 16 (0.74%) Apple
17 16 (0.74%) Informatica