Period
to 2 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 2 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > Midlands
6 months to
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 30 22 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 373 953 1,126
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.12% 7.91% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.72% 8.61% 8.23%
Number of salaries quoted 352 804 1,041
Median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,500
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,552 11,065 13,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 91.12% 91.80% 91.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4,546 8,493 10,850
Median annual salary £46,669 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.71% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the Midlands over the 6 months to 2 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 2 July 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
West Midlands -9 220 £53,000 +11.58% 36
East Midlands -9 152 £50,000 +11.11% 26
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 348 (93.30%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (38.07%) JavaScript
3 113 (30.29%) HTML
4 109 (29.22%) CSS
5 102 (27.35%) .NET
6 99 (26.54%) C#
7 94 (25.20%) Software Engineering
8 91 (24.40%) Kanban
9 89 (23.86%) Java
10 77 (20.64%) Git (software)
11 75 (20.11%) DevOps
12 69 (18.50%) TDD
13 64 (17.16%) AWS
14 63 (16.89%) Azure
15 61 (16.35%) Test Automation
16 60 (16.09%) Degree
16 60 (16.09%) Node.js
16 60 (16.09%) SQL
17 57 (15.28%) Mentoring
18 56 (15.01%) SDLC
18 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
19 54 (14.48%) AngularJS
20 53 (14.21%) REST
20 53 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
21 52 (13.94%) Microservices
21 52 (13.94%) Jenkins
22 50 (13.40%) Vue.js
23 48 (12.87%) Python
23 48 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
24 45 (12.06%) Front End Development

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 23 (6.17%) Apache Spark
2 17 (4.56%) Elasticsearch
3 14 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.22%) CMS
4 12 (3.22%) Confluence
5 7 (1.88%) IIS
6 5 (1.34%) Red Hat Fuse
6 5 (1.34%) SAS
7 4 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (1.07%) nginx
8 2 (0.54%) Liferay
8 2 (0.54%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.27%) WildFly
9 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (0.80%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.27%) InVision
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 4 (1.07%) Eikon
2 2 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.54%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Magento
3 1 (0.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.27%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.27%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 64 (17.16%) AWS
2 63 (16.89%) Azure
3 25 (6.70%) SaaS
4 15 (4.02%) PaaS
5 13 (3.49%) Amazon EC2
5 13 (3.49%) Serverless
6 12 (3.22%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (2.41%) GCP
7 9 (2.41%) GitHub
7 9 (2.41%) Power Platform
8 6 (1.61%) npm
9 5 (1.34%) Amazon S3
10 4 (1.07%) Amazon ECS
10 4 (1.07%) Amazon EKS
10 4 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (1.07%) AWS CodePipeline
10 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (1.07%) Datadog
11 3 (0.80%) Slack
11 3 (0.80%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.41%) FTP
2 7 (1.88%) Broadband
3 4 (1.07%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.54%) HTTP
4 2 (0.54%) Internet
4 2 (0.54%) Skype
4 2 (0.54%) SSL
4 2 (0.54%) VPN
5 1 (0.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.24%) Hadoop
2 27 (7.24%) MySQL
3 26 (6.97%) Big Data
4 18 (4.83%) Relational Database
5 17 (4.56%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.02%) HBase
6 15 (4.02%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.14%) Power BI
10 7 (1.88%) Apache Hive
10 7 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.61%) Impala
11 6 (1.61%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.34%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (1.34%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.07%) Oracle Database
13 4 (1.07%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 77 (20.64%) Git (software)
2 52 (13.94%) Jenkins
3 40 (10.72%) JIRA
4 23 (6.17%) Subversion
5 19 (5.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 18 (4.83%) Eclipse
6 18 (4.83%) webpack
7 17 (4.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 17 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (4.29%) IntelliJ
8 16 (4.29%) Maven
9 13 (3.49%) gulp
9 13 (3.49%) Visual Studio
10 12 (3.22%) JUnit
11 11 (2.95%) git-flow
12 10 (2.68%) GitLab
12 10 (2.68%) Mockito
13 9 (2.41%) DbUnit
13 9 (2.41%) jMock
13 9 (2.41%) SonarQube
General
1 42 (11.26%) Finance
2 13 (3.49%) Marketing
2 13 (3.49%) Retail
3 12 (3.22%) Public Sector
4 6 (1.61%) Billing
4 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.34%) Games
6 4 (1.07%) Electronics
7 3 (0.80%) Automotive
7 3 (0.80%) Banking
7 3 (0.80%) Law
8 2 (0.54%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.27%) Military
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 172 (46.11%) Developer
2 49 (13.14%) Senior Developer
3 38 (10.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 38 (10.19%) Java Developer
4 35 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 31 (8.31%) Software Engineer
6 28 (7.51%) Lead Developer
7 26 (6.97%) C# Developer
8 25 (6.70%) Software Developer
9 22 (5.90%) Analyst
10 20 (5.36%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (5.09%) Architect
11 19 (5.09%) Senior .NET Developer
12 18 (4.83%) DevOps Engineer
12 18 (4.83%) Scrum Master
13 17 (4.56%) Java Engineer
14 16 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
15 14 (3.75%) Project Manager
15 14 (3.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
16 13 (3.49%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (30.29%) HTML
2 109 (29.22%) CSS
3 102 (27.35%) .NET
4 60 (16.09%) Node.js
5 54 (14.48%) AngularJS
6 53 (14.21%) REST
7 50 (13.40%) Vue.js
8 44 (11.80%) HTML5
8 44 (11.80%) Web Services
9 41 (10.99%) RESTful
10 40 (10.72%) ASP.NET
11 34 (9.12%) .NET Core
12 33 (8.85%) .NET Framework
12 33 (8.85%) React
12 33 (8.85%) SOAP
13 31 (8.31%) CSS3
13 31 (8.31%) Jest
14 30 (8.04%) Sass
15 28 (7.51%) Spring
16 22 (5.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
1 34 (9.12%) User Experience
2 19 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (4.83%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.22%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.14%) Analytical Mindset
8 5 (1.34%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.34%) Robotics
9 4 (1.07%) Replication
10 3 (0.80%) FMCG
10 3 (0.80%) Infotainment
10 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.80%) Virtual Team
10 3 (0.80%) Xbox
11 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.54%) Renewable Energy
11 2 (0.54%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.56%) Windows
2 5 (1.34%) Unix
3 4 (1.07%) Linux
4 3 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (93.30%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (25.20%) Software Engineering
3 91 (24.40%) Kanban
4 75 (20.11%) DevOps
5 69 (18.50%) TDD
6 61 (16.35%) Test Automation
7 57 (15.28%) Mentoring
8 56 (15.01%) SDLC
9 53 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
10 52 (13.94%) Microservices
11 48 (12.87%) Continuous Integration
12 45 (12.06%) Front End Development
13 42 (11.26%) BDD
14 41 (10.99%) MVC
14 41 (10.99%) Web Development
15 38 (10.19%) Fintech
16 32 (8.58%) User Stories
17 30 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (7.24%) Unit Testing
19 26 (6.97%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 142 (38.07%) JavaScript
2 99 (26.54%) C#
3 89 (23.86%) Java
4 60 (16.09%) SQL
5 48 (12.87%) Python
6 30 (8.04%) ES6
7 18 (4.83%) T-SQL
8 15 (4.02%) PHP
9 14 (3.75%) Scala
10 12 (3.22%) VB.NET
11 10 (2.68%) TypeScript
12 9 (2.41%) Bash Shell
12 9 (2.41%) C++
13 8 (2.14%) Java 8
14 7 (1.88%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.61%) HiveQL
16 5 (1.34%) C
16 5 (1.34%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.34%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.34%) VBA
Qualifications
1 60 (16.09%) Degree
2 17 (4.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (4.29%) Master's Degree
4 12 (3.22%) Security Cleared
5 11 (2.95%) SC Cleared
6 5 (1.34%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.07%) PMP
8 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.27%) CISSP
10 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.27%) IIBA
10 1 (0.27%) ISEB
10 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.27%) MCITP
10 1 (0.27%) MCP
10 1 (0.27%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.77%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) PMO
3 2 (0.54%) GDPR
3 2 (0.54%) IEC 62304
3 2 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (6.97%) Docker
2 15 (4.02%) HDFS
3 7 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.88%) vSphere
4 4 (1.07%) ISA Server
4 4 (1.07%) Postfix
4 4 (1.07%) Varnish
5 2 (0.54%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (5.09%) Kubernetes
2 13 (3.49%) Ansible
3 11 (2.95%) Terraform
4 9 (2.41%) Kibana
5 7 (1.88%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (1.88%) Puppet
6 3 (0.80%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.54%) Packer
8 1 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.27%) MIIS
8 1 (0.27%) Oozie
Vendors
1 56 (15.01%) Microsoft
2 17 (4.56%) Oracle
3 14 (3.75%) SAP
4 13 (3.49%) Google
5 9 (2.41%) Blue Prism
5 9 (2.41%) IBM
5 9 (2.41%) UiPath
6 7 (1.88%) Adobe
6 7 (1.88%) Cloudera
6 7 (1.88%) VMware
7 6 (1.61%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.61%) New Relic
8 5 (1.34%) Automation Anywhere
9 4 (1.07%) Informatica
9 4 (1.07%) Splunk
9 4 (1.07%) Talend
9 4 (1.07%) Telerik
10 3 (0.80%) Cognizant
10 3 (0.80%) HP
10 3 (0.80%) Salesforce.com