Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +3 -3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5,366 6,477 7,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.24% 9.06% 9.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.94% 9.77% 10.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4,388 5,172 5,844
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £43,250 £41,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,225 £90,000 £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 53,973 66,281 68,025
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.90% 92.72% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 43,813 53,112 54,411
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £34,992
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 0 1,127 £67,500 +3.85% 175
West London +10 298 £60,000 - 96
South London +19 186 £55,000 - 26
East London -3 36 £65,000 +7.44% 42
North London +9 15 £60,000 +37.14% 13
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 4,911 (91.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1,455 (27.12%) Kanban
3 1,446 (26.95%) Java
4 1,429 (26.63%) Finance
5 1,348 (25.12%) TDD
6 1,316 (24.52%) C#
7 1,315 (24.51%) JavaScript
8 1,190 (22.18%) .NET
9 1,154 (21.51%) DevOps
10 1,086 (20.24%) SQL
11 1,079 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
12 988 (18.41%) BDD
13 986 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 916 (17.07%) Software Engineering
15 896 (16.70%) SQL Server
16 894 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
17 814 (15.17%) JIRA
18 808 (15.06%) AngularJS
19 804 (14.98%) HTML
20 741 (13.81%) CSS
21 726 (13.53%) Microsoft
22 718 (13.38%) Test Automation
23 711 (13.25%) Python
24 704 (13.12%) SDLC
25 689 (12.84%) QA
26 683 (12.73%) Git (software)
27 668 (12.45%) ASP.NET
28 667 (12.43%) User Experience
29 648 (12.08%) Microservices
30 642 (11.96%) MVC

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
1 302 (5.63%) Confluence
2 155 (2.89%) Apache Spark
3 143 (2.66%) Elasticsearch
4 141 (2.63%) CMS
5 81 (1.51%) Apache
6 80 (1.49%) Tomcat
7 73 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 57 (1.06%) OpenStack
9 51 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 50 (0.93%) Apache Pig
11 48 (0.89%) Apache Solr
12 36 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 36 (0.67%) IIS
13 34 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
14 31 (0.58%) Drupal
15 28 (0.52%) SAS
16 27 (0.50%) WebLogic
17 26 (0.48%) JBoss
18 22 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
19 21 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 115 (2.14%) Sketch
2 75 (1.40%) InVision
2 75 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 62 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 58 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 49 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
6 39 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
7 38 (0.71%) MS Visio
8 29 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 14 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 14 (0.26%) Chatbot
9 14 (0.26%) Zeplin
10 12 (0.22%) Marvel
11 10 (0.19%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.056%) Notepad++
12 3 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.037%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.037%) InDesign
13 2 (0.037%) Mingle
14 1 (0.019%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 59 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 39 (0.73%) Magento
3 38 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
4 25 (0.47%) SAP Hybris
5 21 (0.39%) Temenos T24
6 9 (0.17%) thinkFolio
6 9 (0.17%) WebTrends
7 8 (0.15%) Distributed Ledger
8 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
9 5 (0.093%) R3 Corda
10 4 (0.075%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.075%) Endur
10 4 (0.075%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.075%) SAP S/4HANA
10 4 (0.075%) Unit4 Business World
11 3 (0.056%) Dynamics AX
11 3 (0.056%) NetSuite
11 3 (0.056%) OpenText MBPM
11 3 (0.056%) Oracle Applications
11 3 (0.056%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 1,079 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
2 986 (18.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 249 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 222 (4.14%) SaaS
5 176 (3.28%) GitHub
6 167 (3.11%) PaaS
7 141 (2.63%) Serverless
8 125 (2.33%) Power Platform
9 103 (1.92%) Office 365
10 92 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
11 87 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
12 81 (1.51%) AWS Lambda
13 77 (1.43%) IaaS
14 67 (1.25%) Amazon S3
15 60 (1.12%) G Suite
16 59 (1.10%) Azure Data Factory
17 55 (1.02%) Trello
18 49 (0.91%) OpenShift
19 44 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
20 41 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 91 (1.70%) Internet
2 72 (1.34%) DNS
3 46 (0.86%) HTTP
4 45 (0.84%) Firewall
5 29 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 26 (0.48%) Broadband
7 25 (0.47%) Intranet
8 20 (0.37%) DHCP
9 19 (0.35%) VoIP
10 13 (0.24%) VPN
11 11 (0.20%) STUN
12 10 (0.19%) Skype
13 8 (0.15%) Asterisk PBX
14 7 (0.13%) SMTP
15 6 (0.11%) FTP
15 6 (0.11%) Hyperconnected
16 5 (0.093%) HTTPS
16 5 (0.093%) IPFS
16 5 (0.093%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
17 4 (0.075%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 896 (16.70%) SQL Server
2 336 (6.26%) NoSQL
3 268 (4.99%) Big Data
4 267 (4.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 263 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 207 (3.86%) MongoDB
7 200 (3.73%) MySQL
8 188 (3.50%) Hadoop
9 172 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 171 (3.19%) Relational Database
11 154 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
12 149 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
13 144 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 134 (2.50%) Amazon Redshift
15 132 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 121 (2.25%) Power BI
17 89 (1.66%) Apache Hive
18 88 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
19 87 (1.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 85 (1.58%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 814 (15.17%) JIRA
2 683 (12.73%) Git (software)
3 585 (10.90%) Jenkins
4 490 (9.13%) Selenium
5 389 (7.25%) Cucumber
6 216 (4.03%) Maven
7 206 (3.84%) WebDriver
8 167 (3.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 166 (3.09%) JUnit
10 157 (2.93%) TeamCity
11 156 (2.91%) SoapUI
12 119 (2.22%) Appium
13 117 (2.18%) Bitbucket
14 113 (2.11%) JMeter
15 103 (1.92%) Gradle
16 97 (1.81%) Visual Studio Team System
17 96 (1.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
18 95 (1.77%) Subversion
19 88 (1.64%) SpecFlow
20 79 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 1,429 (26.63%) Finance
2 603 (11.24%) Banking
3 455 (8.48%) Retail
4 223 (4.16%) Marketing
5 169 (3.15%) Games
6 131 (2.44%) Advertising
7 109 (2.03%) Front Office
7 109 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 86 (1.60%) Law
9 73 (1.36%) Back Office
10 62 (1.16%) Investment Banking
11 57 (1.06%) Legal
12 51 (0.95%) Financial Institution
13 41 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 32 (0.60%) Publishing
15 31 (0.58%) Automotive
16 27 (0.50%) Manufacturing
17 20 (0.37%) Billing
18 13 (0.24%) Digital Economy
19 12 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 1,890 (35.22%) Developer
2 562 (10.47%) .NET Developer
3 535 (9.97%) Analyst
4 456 (8.50%) Senior Developer
5 443 (8.26%) Java Developer
6 374 (6.97%) C# Developer
7 364 (6.78%) Project Manager
8 340 (6.34%) Business Analyst
9 294 (5.48%) Scrum Master
10 276 (5.14%) C# .NET Developer
11 242 (4.51%) Architect
12 238 (4.44%) Software Engineer
13 178 (3.32%) Delivery Manager
14 173 (3.22%) Software Developer
15 147 (2.74%) Lead Developer
16 144 (2.68%) Designer
17 141 (2.63%) Product Owner
18 136 (2.53%) Senior Java Developer
19 134 (2.50%) JavaScript Developer
20 133 (2.48%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,190 (22.18%) .NET
2 808 (15.06%) AngularJS
3 804 (14.98%) HTML
4 741 (13.81%) CSS
5 668 (12.45%) ASP.NET
6 551 (10.27%) RESTful
7 543 (10.12%) React
8 471 (8.78%) Web Services
9 452 (8.42%) Spring
10 425 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 416 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
12 408 (7.60%) REST
13 401 (7.47%) Node.js
14 312 (5.81%) HTML5
15 288 (5.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 271 (5.05%) .NET Framework
17 243 (4.53%) Spring Boot
18 242 (4.51%) Kafka
19 231 (4.30%) jQuery
20 201 (3.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 667 (12.43%) User Experience
2 350 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 283 (5.27%) Greenfield Project
4 271 (5.05%) Mobile App
5 136 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
6 126 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
7 116 (2.16%) Management Information System
8 109 (2.03%) Algorithms
9 85 (1.58%) Virtual Team
10 79 (1.47%) Public Cloud
11 74 (1.38%) Data Centre
12 73 (1.36%) PMI
13 64 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 60 (1.12%) Cloud Native
15 57 (1.06%) Data Structures
16 52 (0.97%) Online Banking
17 44 (0.82%) Social Media
18 43 (0.80%) Reinsurance
18 43 (0.80%) Wiki
19 39 (0.73%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 401 (7.47%) Linux
2 260 (4.85%) Windows
3 183 (3.41%) Apple iOS
4 157 (2.93%) Android
5 117 (2.18%) Unix
6 38 (0.71%) CentOS
7 35 (0.65%) Windows Server
8 30 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 22 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 22 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (0.24%) Ubuntu
12 12 (0.22%) Mac OS
13 8 (0.15%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.093%) Fedora
14 5 (0.093%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.037%) AIX
15 2 (0.037%) zOS
16 1 (0.019%) Debian
16 1 (0.019%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,911 (91.52%) Agile Software Development
2 1,455 (27.12%) Kanban
3 1,348 (25.12%) TDD
4 1,154 (21.51%) DevOps
5 988 (18.41%) BDD
6 916 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 894 (16.66%) Continuous Integration
8 718 (13.38%) Test Automation
9 704 (13.12%) SDLC
10 648 (12.08%) Microservices
11 642 (11.96%) MVC
12 590 (11.00%) Fintech
13 589 (10.98%) Problem-Solving
14 547 (10.19%) Mentoring
15 519 (9.67%) Project Management
16 476 (8.87%) Analytics
17 449 (8.37%) E-Commerce
18 429 (7.99%) Stakeholder Management
19 419 (7.81%) Coaching
20 390 (7.27%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 1,446 (26.95%) Java
2 1,316 (24.52%) C#
3 1,315 (24.51%) JavaScript
4 1,086 (20.24%) SQL
5 711 (13.25%) Python
6 261 (4.86%) Java 8
7 240 (4.47%) Ruby
8 222 (4.14%) PHP
9 221 (4.12%) T-SQL
10 220 (4.10%) Scala
11 157 (2.93%) TypeScript
12 150 (2.80%) ES6
13 145 (2.70%) PowerShell
14 138 (2.57%) C++
15 108 (2.01%) C
16 97 (1.81%) Groovy
17 74 (1.38%) Go
18 59 (1.10%) Bash Shell
19 55 (1.02%) Apple Swift
20 54 (1.01%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 574 (10.70%) Degree
2 151 (2.81%) Computer Science Degree
3 144 (2.68%) Security Cleared
4 121 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 95 (1.77%) PMP
6 92 (1.71%) SC Cleared
7 63 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 61 (1.14%) ISEB
9 57 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 48 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 25 (0.47%) CISSP
11 25 (0.47%) Master's Degree
12 22 (0.41%) DV Cleared
13 20 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 20 (0.37%) PhD
14 19 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
15 18 (0.34%) AWS Certification
16 13 (0.24%) APMP
17 10 (0.19%) CBAP
18 9 (0.17%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 689 (12.84%) QA
2 70 (1.30%) GDPR
3 42 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 25 (0.47%) MiFID
5 24 (0.45%) PMO
6 22 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 19 (0.35%) SLA
8 12 (0.22%) Basel III
9 9 (0.17%) EMIR
10 7 (0.13%) PSD2
10 7 (0.13%) SEPA
11 6 (0.11%) HIPAA
11 6 (0.11%) PCI DSS
12 5 (0.093%) COBIT
12 5 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 4 (0.075%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.056%) Dodd-Frank
14 3 (0.056%) ISO 9000
15 2 (0.037%) ISO 20022
15 2 (0.037%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 600 (11.18%) Docker
2 54 (1.01%) Active Directory
3 53 (0.99%) Apache Flume
4 29 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (0.37%) Hyper-V
5 20 (0.37%) vSphere
6 9 (0.17%) GridGain
6 9 (0.17%) Varnish
7 6 (0.11%) HDFS
7 6 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.056%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.037%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.019%) Firmware
10 1 (0.019%) KVM
10 1 (0.019%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.019%) oVirt
10 1 (0.019%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.019%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.019%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 353 (6.58%) Kubernetes
2 240 (4.47%) Ansible
3 168 (3.13%) Terraform
4 152 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
5 127 (2.37%) Puppet
6 73 (1.36%) Salt
7 56 (1.04%) Oozie
8 54 (1.01%) Grafana
9 50 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
10 49 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
11 47 (0.88%) Prometheus
12 25 (0.47%) Mesos
13 22 (0.41%) Rancher
14 12 (0.22%) Packer
15 11 (0.20%) Marathon
16 9 (0.17%) CA Service Virtualization
17 8 (0.15%) HP Fortify
18 6 (0.11%) ZABBIX
19 5 (0.093%) Control-M
19 5 (0.093%) Kibana
Vendors
1 726 (13.53%) Microsoft
2 341 (6.35%) Oracle
3 312 (5.81%) Google
4 118 (2.20%) SAP
5 111 (2.07%) Adobe
6 100 (1.86%) Cloudera
7 95 (1.77%) Databricks
8 82 (1.53%) Salesforce.com
9 79 (1.47%) Tableau
10 64 (1.19%) Red Hat
11 57 (1.06%) IBM
11 57 (1.06%) Informatica
11 57 (1.06%) Talend
12 56 (1.04%) Hortonworks
13 52 (0.97%) Atlassian
13 52 (0.97%) HP
13 52 (0.97%) MapR
14 41 (0.76%) Cadence
14 41 (0.76%) Splunk
15 39 (0.73%) Facebook