Period
to 19 June 2021

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 19 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > London
6 months to
19 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 36 26 23
Rank change year-on-year -10 -3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,976 2,983 5,332
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.60% 8.74% 9.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 9.32% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,907 2,455 4,340
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £43,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £51,250 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £101,250 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +4.55% -

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 36,932 32,004 53,531
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 94.36% 93.78% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 25,886 26,038 43,777
10th Percentile £42,500 £39,250 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £102,500 £97,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 19 June 2021.

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 19 June 2021. 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 -13 372 £72,500 +11.54% 156
South London +15 117 £55,500 -14.62% 23
West London -4 99 £63,250 +1.20% 33
East London +4 10 £70,000 +33.33% 48
North London +9 2 £50,500 -8.18% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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 2,649 (89.01%) Agile Software Development
2 952 (31.99%) JavaScript
3 811 (27.25%) Social Skills
4 802 (26.95%) Java
5 791 (26.58%) Finance
6 729 (24.50%) DevOps
7 715 (24.03%) TDD
8 704 (23.66%) Kanban
9 693 (23.29%) Software Engineering
10 673 (22.61%) Microservices
11 672 (22.58%) AWS
12 627 (21.07%) Azure
13 608 (20.43%) React
14 579 (19.46%) Docker
15 563 (18.92%) C#
16 555 (18.65%) .NET
17 541 (18.18%) Git (software)
18 539 (18.11%) JIRA
19 532 (17.88%) SQL
20 501 (16.83%) Python
21 493 (16.57%) Node.js
22 456 (15.32%) Kubernetes
23 454 (15.26%) Test Automation
24 445 (14.95%) CSS
25 439 (14.75%) REST
26 432 (14.52%) HTML
27 422 (14.18%) Mentoring
28 394 (13.24%) TypeScript
29 384 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
30 379 (12.74%) AngularJS

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
1 276 (9.27%) Confluence
2 74 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
3 70 (2.35%) CMS
4 43 (1.44%) SharePoint
5 42 (1.41%) Apache Spark
6 38 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 26 (0.87%) Drupal
8 24 (0.81%) Apache
9 21 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (0.60%) SAS
11 12 (0.40%) IIS
11 12 (0.40%) Tomcat
12 11 (0.37%) Mendix
12 11 (0.37%) Traefik
13 10 (0.34%) nginx
14 8 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.27%) WordPress
15 7 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
15 7 (0.24%) CICS
15 7 (0.24%) Jupyter
Applications
1 46 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 30 (1.01%) MS Visio
3 25 (0.84%) InVision
4 15 (0.50%) Sketch
5 14 (0.47%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (0.40%) Figma
7 9 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
8 8 (0.27%) Chatbot
8 8 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (0.24%) Zeplin
10 6 (0.20%) Adobe XD
10 6 (0.20%) Marvel
10 6 (0.20%) Revit
10 6 (0.20%) UXPin
11 5 (0.17%) AutoCAD
12 3 (0.10%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.10%) Maya
13 2 (0.067%) Adobe Illustrator
13 2 (0.067%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.067%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 50 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.91%) Shopify
3 23 (0.77%) Magento
4 22 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
5 6 (0.20%) NetSuite
6 5 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 4 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
7 4 (0.13%) ProductWriter
7 4 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
8 3 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
8 3 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.067%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.067%) Elite 3E
9 2 (0.067%) StreamServe
9 2 (0.067%) Summit
9 2 (0.067%) Unit4 Business World
9 2 (0.067%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.034%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 672 (22.58%) AWS
2 627 (21.07%) Azure
3 255 (8.57%) Serverless
4 211 (7.09%) SaaS
5 184 (6.18%) GitHub
6 162 (5.44%) GCP
7 136 (4.57%) Power Platform
8 127 (4.27%) AWS Lambda
9 107 (3.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 92 (3.09%) PaaS
11 84 (2.82%) Amazon S3
12 77 (2.59%) Amazon EC2
13 67 (2.25%) Dynamics 365
14 59 (1.98%) Amazon SQS
15 56 (1.88%) CloudFront
16 53 (1.78%) PowerApps
17 51 (1.71%) Amazon ECS
18 49 (1.65%) AWS Fargate
19 42 (1.41%) Azure Functions
20 41 (1.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.81%) HTTP
2 37 (1.24%) Broadband
3 35 (1.18%) Internet
4 29 (0.97%) Firewall
5 16 (0.54%) DNS
6 13 (0.44%) Network Security
7 10 (0.34%) VPN
8 9 (0.30%) OSPF
8 9 (0.30%) SSL
8 9 (0.30%) WAN
9 7 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
9 7 (0.24%) IPv4
9 7 (0.24%) LAN
9 7 (0.24%) SSH
10 6 (0.20%) FTP
10 6 (0.20%) Skype
11 5 (0.17%) HTTPS
12 3 (0.10%) Intranet
12 3 (0.10%) MPLS
12 3 (0.10%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 242 (8.13%) Relational Database
3 236 (7.93%) MySQL
4 227 (7.63%) NoSQL
5 204 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
6 183 (6.15%) MongoDB
7 138 (4.64%) Big Data
8 104 (3.49%) Power BI
9 79 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
10 74 (2.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 72 (2.42%) Redis
12 70 (2.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 66 (2.22%) RDBMS
14 59 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
15 56 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 44 (1.48%) Hadoop
17 38 (1.28%) Data Lake
18 37 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
19 36 (1.21%) DB2
20 32 (1.08%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 541 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 539 (18.11%) JIRA
3 366 (12.30%) Jenkins
4 157 (5.28%) Selenium
5 117 (3.93%) TeamCity
6 108 (3.63%) Cucumber
7 102 (3.43%) GitLab
8 90 (3.02%) Maven
8 90 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 81 (2.72%) Gradle
10 77 (2.59%) webpack
11 74 (2.49%) Cypress.io
12 70 (2.35%) JUnit
13 58 (1.95%) Bitbucket
13 58 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
14 57 (1.92%) Jasmine
14 57 (1.92%) SpecFlow
15 50 (1.68%) Mocha
15 50 (1.68%) Postman
16 47 (1.58%) Visual Studio
General
1 811 (27.25%) Social Skills
2 791 (26.58%) Finance
3 264 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
4 245 (8.23%) Banking
5 243 (8.17%) Retail
6 196 (6.59%) Marketing
7 161 (5.41%) Public Sector
8 111 (3.73%) Games
9 108 (3.63%) Presentation Skills
10 87 (2.92%) Investment Banking
11 77 (2.59%) Legal
12 76 (2.55%) Telecoms
13 72 (2.42%) Electronics
14 64 (2.15%) Manufacturing
15 53 (1.78%) Front Office
16 45 (1.51%) Law
17 42 (1.41%) Financial Institution
18 40 (1.34%) Publishing
19 36 (1.21%) Organisational Skills
20 35 (1.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 1,023 (34.38%) Developer
2 285 (9.58%) Senior Developer
3 267 (8.97%) Software Engineer
4 221 (7.43%) Java Developer
5 175 (5.88%) Analyst
6 166 (5.58%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 157 (5.28%) Scrum Master
8 153 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 148 (4.97%) Full Stack Developer
10 121 (4.07%) React Developer
11 118 (3.97%) .NET Developer
12 117 (3.93%) Architect
13 99 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 93 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
15 92 (3.09%) DevOps Engineer
15 92 (3.09%) Lead Developer
16 88 (2.96%) Delivery Manager
17 86 (2.89%) Consultant
18 72 (2.42%) Java Engineer
19 67 (2.25%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 608 (20.43%) React
2 555 (18.65%) .NET
3 493 (16.57%) Node.js
4 445 (14.95%) CSS
5 439 (14.75%) REST
6 432 (14.52%) HTML
7 379 (12.74%) AngularJS
8 287 (9.64%) .NET Core
9 274 (9.21%) Spring
10 272 (9.14%) RESTful
11 227 (7.63%) Web Services
12 192 (6.45%) GraphQL
13 156 (5.24%) .NET Framework
14 143 (4.81%) HTML5
15 138 (4.64%) Kafka
16 132 (4.44%) Redux
17 130 (4.37%) Vue.js
18 126 (4.23%) Spring Boot
19 122 (4.10%) Jest
20 115 (3.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 373 (12.53%) User Experience
2 152 (5.11%) Mobile App
3 106 (3.56%) Cloud Native
4 99 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 96 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
6 90 (3.02%) Derivative
7 74 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 56 (1.88%) Algorithms
9 49 (1.65%) iPad
10 45 (1.51%) Virtual Team
11 41 (1.38%) Social Media
11 41 (1.38%) Video\Live Streaming
12 39 (1.31%) Data Structures
13 38 (1.28%) Management Information System
14 36 (1.21%) Blog
15 34 (1.14%) Public Cloud
16 31 (1.04%) N-Tier
17 30 (1.01%) Equities
18 29 (0.97%) Analytical Mindset
19 28 (0.94%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 214 (7.19%) Linux
2 161 (5.41%) Windows
3 100 (3.36%) Unix
4 89 (2.99%) Android
5 81 (2.72%) Apple iOS
6 28 (0.94%) Windows Server
7 14 (0.47%) CentOS
8 11 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.34%) Ubuntu
10 5 (0.17%) Debian
11 3 (0.10%) Alpine Linux
11 3 (0.10%) Nucleus RTOS
11 3 (0.10%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.067%) Fedora
12 2 (0.067%) Tizen
12 2 (0.067%) webOS
13 1 (0.034%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.034%) Solaris
13 1 (0.034%) SUSE
13 1 (0.034%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,649 (89.01%) Agile Software Development
2 729 (24.50%) DevOps
3 715 (24.03%) TDD
4 704 (23.66%) Kanban
5 693 (23.29%) Software Engineering
6 673 (22.61%) Microservices
7 454 (15.26%) Test Automation
8 422 (14.18%) Mentoring
9 384 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
10 378 (12.70%) Continuous Integration
11 351 (11.79%) BDD
12 348 (11.69%) Coaching
13 346 (11.63%) SDLC
14 308 (10.35%) Project Management
15 278 (9.34%) Analytics
16 255 (8.57%) Front End Development
17 251 (8.43%) OO
18 246 (8.27%) Project Delivery
19 223 (7.49%) User Stories
20 220 (7.39%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 952 (31.99%) JavaScript
2 802 (26.95%) Java
3 563 (18.92%) C#
4 532 (17.88%) SQL
5 501 (16.83%) Python
6 394 (13.24%) TypeScript
7 138 (4.64%) PHP
8 130 (4.37%) Go
9 113 (3.80%) Ruby
10 107 (3.60%) ES6
11 98 (3.29%) Java 8
12 93 (3.13%) PowerShell
13 67 (2.25%) C
14 64 (2.15%) C++
15 60 (2.02%) Bash Shell
16 53 (1.78%) Kotlin
17 47 (1.58%) Scala
18 38 (1.28%) Perl
19 32 (1.08%) Apple Swift
20 31 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 344 (11.56%) Degree
2 123 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 106 (3.56%) SC Cleared
4 81 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 41 (1.38%) PMI Certification
6 26 (0.87%) PMP
7 24 (0.81%) ISTQB
8 23 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 17 (0.57%) DV Cleared
10 14 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (0.47%) Master's Degree
11 12 (0.40%) IIBA
11 12 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (0.37%) ISEB
13 10 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 8 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 7 (0.24%) AWS Certification
16 7 (0.24%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 345 (11.59%) QA
2 57 (1.92%) Accessibility
3 32 (1.08%) GDPR
4 27 (0.91%) PMO
5 26 (0.87%) MiFID
5 26 (0.87%) NIST
6 25 (0.84%) EMIR
7 15 (0.50%) Data Quality
8 12 (0.40%) SLA
8 12 (0.40%) WCAG
9 10 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 7 (0.24%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.10%) P3O
12 2 (0.067%) Actionable Recommendations
12 2 (0.067%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.067%) GRC
12 2 (0.067%) ISO 20022
12 2 (0.067%) NIST 800
12 2 (0.067%) WAI
13 1 (0.034%) SOC 2
System Software
1 579 (19.46%) Docker
2 44 (1.48%) Active Directory
3 25 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.24%) Ceph
4 7 (0.24%) Postfix
5 6 (0.20%) Time Sharing Option
6 4 (0.13%) Apache Flume
6 4 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.10%) HDFS
7 3 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.067%) LXC
8 2 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.034%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.034%) KVM
9 1 (0.034%) vSphere
9 1 (0.034%) Xen
Systems Management
1 456 (15.32%) Kubernetes
2 193 (6.49%) Terraform
3 140 (4.70%) Ansible
4 61 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
5 59 (1.98%) Puppet
6 38 (1.28%) Docker Swarm
7 34 (1.14%) Grafana
8 20 (0.67%) Consul
9 19 (0.64%) Prometheus
10 14 (0.47%) Nagios
10 14 (0.47%) Sysdig
11 10 (0.34%) Kibana
12 8 (0.27%) Graphite
12 8 (0.27%) Graylog
12 8 (0.27%) Opsgenie
12 8 (0.27%) Packer
12 8 (0.27%) Rancher
12 8 (0.27%) Salt
13 7 (0.24%) SCCM
14 6 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 298 (10.01%) Microsoft
2 164 (5.51%) Google
3 120 (4.03%) Oracle
4 105 (3.53%) SAP
5 85 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 51 (1.71%) IBM
7 50 (1.68%) Atlassian
8 33 (1.11%) Sybase
9 31 (1.04%) Red Hat
10 30 (1.01%) Spotify
11 29 (0.97%) VMware
12 26 (0.87%) OutSystems
13 24 (0.81%) Apple
14 22 (0.74%) Adobe
15 21 (0.71%) ServiceNow
15 21 (0.71%) Sony
16 20 (0.67%) Facebook
17 19 (0.64%) Databricks
18 18 (0.60%) Cloudera
18 18 (0.60%) MuleSoft