Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 20 21
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6,551 6,680 7,461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 9.36% 9.68% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 10.61% 9.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5,318 5,837 6,726
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,000
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 64,246 62,949 76,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 91.79% 91.22% 91.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52,647 52,832 65,416
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,543 £33,780 £33,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £87,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -2 1,266 £60,000 - 175
West London -2 308 £60,000 +4.35% 110
South London -16 99 £56,500 +7.62% 33
East London +25 73 £60,500 -10.37% 42
North London +13 33 £42,500 -22.73% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 6,032 (92.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2,199 (33.57%) TDD
3 1,901 (29.02%) C#
4 1,888 (28.82%) Java
5 1,863 (28.44%) Finance
6 1,826 (27.87%) Kanban
7 1,793 (27.37%) JavaScript
8 1,771 (27.03%) .NET
9 1,456 (22.23%) BDD
10 1,386 (21.16%) HTML
11 1,375 (20.99%) SQL
12 1,360 (20.76%) SQL Server
13 1,325 (20.23%) Continuous Integration
14 1,221 (18.64%) CSS
15 1,211 (18.49%) MVC
16 1,058 (16.15%) DevOps
17 1,044 (15.94%) Software Engineering
18 987 (15.07%) Test Automation
19 958 (14.62%) ASP.NET
20 948 (14.47%) AngularJS
21 877 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
22 874 (13.34%) Degree
23 835 (12.75%) QA
24 816 (12.46%) Microsoft
25 805 (12.29%) Git (software)
26 774 (11.81%) Microservices
27 752 (11.48%) JIRA
28 741 (11.31%) HTML5
29 721 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC
30 719 (10.98%) RESTful

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
1 351 (5.36%) Confluence
2 180 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 164 (2.50%) CMS
4 158 (2.41%) Apache Spark
5 143 (2.18%) SharePoint
6 142 (2.17%) Tomcat
7 132 (2.01%) Apache
8 76 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 75 (1.14%) JBoss
10 67 (1.02%) Apache Solr
11 62 (0.95%) IIS
12 58 (0.89%) WebSphere
13 51 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
14 50 (0.76%) Drupal
14 50 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 46 (0.70%) nginx
16 44 (0.67%) Mule
17 42 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
18 37 (0.56%) Umbraco
19 36 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 111 (1.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 78 (1.19%) MS Visio
3 77 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 39 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
5 34 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 31 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
7 25 (0.38%) InfoPath
8 19 (0.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 12 (0.18%) InVision
10 6 (0.092%) GIMP
10 6 (0.092%) Mingle
11 5 (0.076%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.061%) Adobe After Effects
12 4 (0.061%) Fireworks
13 3 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 3 (0.046%) Adobe Premiere
13 3 (0.046%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.031%) InDesign
14 2 (0.031%) UXPin
15 1 (0.015%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 83 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 26 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 24 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 21 (0.32%) Magento
5 19 (0.29%) NetSuite
6 18 (0.27%) SAP Hybris
7 13 (0.20%) Workfront
8 12 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 12 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
9 11 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
10 9 (0.14%) Elite 3E
10 9 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
11 6 (0.092%) Oracle Retail
12 5 (0.076%) Adobe Campaign
12 5 (0.076%) Infor CRM
12 5 (0.076%) Northgate Housing
12 5 (0.076%) SAP CRM
12 5 (0.076%) SAP FI
12 5 (0.076%) SAP FI/CO
12 5 (0.076%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 877 (13.39%) Amazon AWS
2 599 (9.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 227 (3.47%) SaaS
4 182 (2.78%) GitHub
5 122 (1.86%) PaaS
6 98 (1.50%) Office 365
7 92 (1.40%) Slack
8 90 (1.37%) Google Cloud Platform
9 84 (1.28%) IaaS
10 53 (0.81%) Cloud Computing
11 50 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
12 44 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
13 40 (0.61%) Sauce Labs
13 40 (0.61%) Serverless
14 34 (0.52%) Amazon S3
15 30 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
16 29 (0.44%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 28 (0.43%) Adobe Analytics
18 26 (0.40%) G Suite
19 25 (0.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 195 (2.98%) Internet
2 112 (1.71%) HTTP
3 65 (0.99%) DNS
4 38 (0.58%) Firewall
4 38 (0.58%) TCP/IP
5 37 (0.56%) Broadband
5 37 (0.56%) Hyperconnected
6 24 (0.37%) AMQP
7 18 (0.27%) SSH
8 15 (0.23%) Wireless
9 13 (0.20%) SSL
9 13 (0.20%) VPN
10 12 (0.18%) SMS
11 10 (0.15%) VoIP
12 9 (0.14%) LAN
13 8 (0.12%) BIG-IP
13 8 (0.12%) Intranet
13 8 (0.12%) OpenVPN
13 8 (0.12%) SMTP
13 8 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,360 (20.76%) SQL Server
2 471 (7.19%) NoSQL
3 403 (6.15%) MySQL
4 350 (5.34%) MongoDB
5 339 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 314 (4.79%) Big Data
7 231 (3.53%) Relational Database
8 188 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
8 188 (2.87%) PostgreSQL
9 183 (2.79%) Hadoop
10 181 (2.76%) SQL Server 2016
11 139 (2.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 120 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 107 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 93 (1.42%) Redis
15 85 (1.30%) Blockchain
16 74 (1.13%) RDBMS
17 68 (1.04%) Couchbase
17 68 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 62 (0.95%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 805 (12.29%) Git (software)
2 752 (11.48%) JIRA
3 704 (10.75%) Jenkins
4 579 (8.84%) Selenium
5 528 (8.06%) NUnit
6 412 (6.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 353 (5.39%) Cucumber
8 327 (4.99%) Maven
9 313 (4.78%) Moq
10 277 (4.23%) TeamCity
11 267 (4.08%) Subversion
12 253 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
13 244 (3.72%) WebDriver
14 227 (3.47%) JUnit
15 190 (2.90%) Visual Studio
16 176 (2.69%) MSTest
17 173 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
18 146 (2.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 131 (2.00%) JMeter
20 119 (1.82%) SpecFlow
General
1 1,863 (28.44%) Finance
2 684 (10.44%) Banking
3 559 (8.53%) Retail
4 401 (6.12%) Marketing
5 368 (5.62%) Games
6 212 (3.24%) Advertising
7 133 (2.03%) Telecoms
8 122 (1.86%) Front Office
9 104 (1.59%) Investment Banking
10 91 (1.39%) Publishing
11 90 (1.37%) Law
12 83 (1.27%) Back Office
13 71 (1.08%) Legal
14 65 (0.99%) Financial Institution
15 51 (0.78%) Retail Banking
16 45 (0.69%) Manufacturing
17 35 (0.53%) Music Industry
18 27 (0.41%) Online Betting
19 26 (0.40%) Electronics
20 20 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 2,996 (45.73%) Developer
2 956 (14.59%) C# Developer
3 883 (13.48%) .NET Developer
4 704 (10.75%) Java Developer
5 678 (10.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 591 (9.02%) Senior Developer
7 537 (8.20%) Analyst
8 407 (6.21%) Project Manager
9 404 (6.17%) Business Analyst
10 346 (5.28%) Agile Developer
11 345 (5.27%) Software Engineer
12 336 (5.13%) Scrum Master
13 331 (5.05%) ASP.NET Developer
14 330 (5.04%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 279 (4.26%) Software Developer
16 265 (4.05%) Architect
17 252 (3.85%) Lead Developer
18 234 (3.57%) Java Engineer
19 232 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 211 (3.22%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,771 (27.03%) .NET
2 1,386 (21.16%) HTML
3 1,221 (18.64%) CSS
4 958 (14.62%) ASP.NET
5 948 (14.47%) AngularJS
6 741 (11.31%) HTML5
7 721 (11.01%) ASP.NET MVC
8 719 (10.98%) RESTful
9 673 (10.27%) Web Services
10 622 (9.49%) React
11 590 (9.01%) Spring
12 569 (8.69%) REST
13 558 (8.52%) Node.js
14 531 (8.11%) WCF
14 531 (8.11%) WPF
15 459 (7.01%) jQuery
16 408 (6.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 390 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
18 381 (5.82%) .NET Framework
19 351 (5.36%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 592 (9.04%) User Experience
2 509 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 500 (7.63%) Fintech
4 467 (7.13%) Analytical Skills
5 430 (6.56%) Greenfield Project
6 352 (5.37%) Mobile App
7 207 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
8 189 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
9 145 (2.21%) Client/Server
10 131 (2.00%) Algorithms
11 107 (1.63%) Data Structures
12 98 (1.50%) Hedge funds
13 95 (1.45%) Tandem
14 89 (1.36%) Online Banking
15 78 (1.19%) Data Centre
16 63 (0.96%) Management Information System
17 58 (0.89%) Digital Media
18 57 (0.87%) PMI
18 57 (0.87%) Social Network
19 53 (0.81%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 609 (9.30%) Linux
2 531 (8.11%) Windows
3 242 (3.69%) Apple iOS
4 233 (3.56%) Android
5 153 (2.34%) Unix
6 61 (0.93%) Windows Server
7 32 (0.49%) Debian
8 31 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 29 (0.44%) Windows Phone
10 27 (0.41%) Nucleus RTOS
11 18 (0.27%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 17 (0.26%) CentOS
13 14 (0.21%) Solaris
14 10 (0.15%) Windows 7
15 9 (0.14%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (0.11%) CoreOS
16 7 (0.11%) Fedora
17 6 (0.092%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6,032 (92.08%) Agile Software Development
2 2,199 (33.57%) TDD
3 1,826 (27.87%) Kanban
4 1,456 (22.23%) BDD
5 1,325 (20.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1,211 (18.49%) MVC
7 1,058 (16.15%) DevOps
8 1,044 (15.94%) Software Engineering
9 987 (15.07%) Test Automation
10 774 (11.81%) Microservices
11 713 (10.88%) E-Commerce
12 711 (10.85%) Problem-Solving
13 695 (10.61%) OO
14 654 (9.98%) SDLC
15 573 (8.75%) Project Management
16 489 (7.46%) Web Development
17 481 (7.34%) Mentoring
18 470 (7.17%) User Stories
19 468 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
20 431 (6.58%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1,901 (29.02%) C#
2 1,888 (28.82%) Java
3 1,793 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 1,375 (20.99%) SQL
5 612 (9.34%) Python
6 428 (6.53%) PHP
7 382 (5.83%) Java 8
8 290 (4.43%) Ruby
9 257 (3.92%) Scala
10 251 (3.83%) T-SQL
11 248 (3.79%) C++
12 180 (2.75%) PowerShell
13 165 (2.52%) C
14 136 (2.08%) TypeScript
15 135 (2.06%) ES6
16 119 (1.82%) Groovy
17 114 (1.74%) VB.NET
18 108 (1.65%) Bash Shell
19 103 (1.57%) Shell Script
20 93 (1.42%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 874 (13.34%) Degree
2 219 (3.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 126 (1.92%) Security Cleared
4 123 (1.88%) PMI Certification
5 102 (1.56%) ISEB
6 98 (1.50%) PMP
7 77 (1.18%) Master's Degree
8 66 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 66 (1.01%) SC Cleared
9 51 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 50 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 40 (0.61%) ISTQB
12 35 (0.53%) MCAD
12 35 (0.53%) MCSD
12 35 (0.53%) MCTS
13 25 (0.38%) MCPD
13 25 (0.38%) PhD
14 19 (0.29%) DV Cleared
15 14 (0.21%) Numerate Degree
15 14 (0.21%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 835 (12.75%) QA
2 61 (0.93%) PMO
3 47 (0.72%) GDPR
4 41 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 36 (0.55%) GCP
6 31 (0.47%) PSD2
7 15 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 13 (0.20%) SLA
9 11 (0.17%) MiFID
10 10 (0.15%) PCI DSS
11 7 (0.11%) WAI
12 6 (0.092%) ISO 9000
12 6 (0.092%) ISO 9001
13 4 (0.061%) Dodd-Frank
13 4 (0.061%) ISO 20022
13 4 (0.061%) ISO 22301
13 4 (0.061%) SEPA
14 3 (0.046%) Disclosure Scotland
14 3 (0.046%) FINREP
15 2 (0.031%) WCAG
System Software
1 449 (6.85%) Docker
2 40 (0.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (0.50%) HDFS
4 30 (0.46%) Active Directory
5 17 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
6 10 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 9 (0.14%) Apache Flume
7 9 (0.14%) GridGain
8 8 (0.12%) Hyper-V
9 7 (0.11%) vSphere
10 6 (0.092%) VirtualBox
11 5 (0.076%) iptables
11 5 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (0.061%) Firmware
12 4 (0.061%) KVM
13 3 (0.046%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.015%) ACF2
14 1 (0.015%) LXC
14 1 (0.015%) RACF
14 1 (0.015%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 273 (4.17%) Ansible
2 236 (3.60%) Puppet
3 233 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
4 187 (2.85%) Kubernetes
5 139 (2.12%) Terraform
6 33 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
7 31 (0.47%) Salt
8 28 (0.43%) Nagios
9 20 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
9 20 (0.31%) Kibana
9 20 (0.31%) Oozie
10 16 (0.24%) logstash
10 16 (0.24%) ZABBIX
11 14 (0.21%) Mesos
12 13 (0.20%) SCCM
13 12 (0.18%) CFEngine
14 11 (0.17%) Docker Swarm
14 11 (0.17%) Packer
14 11 (0.17%) WebInspect
15 8 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 816 (12.46%) Microsoft
2 346 (5.28%) Oracle
3 213 (3.25%) Salesforce.com
4 191 (2.92%) Google
5 109 (1.66%) Facebook
5 109 (1.66%) Tableau
6 96 (1.47%) SAP
7 78 (1.19%) Sitecore
8 71 (1.08%) Atlassian
9 69 (1.05%) Adobe
10 61 (0.93%) Zend
11 59 (0.90%) New Relic
12 58 (0.89%) Cadence
12 58 (0.89%) Splunk
13 54 (0.82%) VMware
13 54 (0.82%) WorldPay
14 50 (0.76%) hybris
14 50 (0.76%) Red Hat
15 48 (0.73%) IBM
16 45 (0.69%) Cloudera