Period
to 17 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
17 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 26 20 26
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,491 954 1,758
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.57% 9.80% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.25% 10.69% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 977 789 1,490
10th Percentile £40,850 £38,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £51,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +6.80% -1.90%
75th Percentile £72,000 £65,000 £66,188
90th Percentile £81,750 £71,250 £77,500
England median annual salary £60,900 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.50% +9.09% -

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 16,123 8,921 21,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.68% 91.66% 91.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11,152 7,225 17,277
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the South East

Scrum
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Scrum in the South East

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the South East over the 6 months to 17 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the South East

Scrum
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 January 2022. 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
Hampshire +5 494 £60,000 +14.29% 47
Thames Valley +2 412 £56,000 +1.82% 88
Surrey -1 304 £62,500 -3.85% 33
Berkshire -5 201 £60,000 +9.09% 46
Buckinghamshire +3 147 £55,000 +2.33% 23
East Sussex +2 111 £50,000 - 8
West Sussex -17 96 £60,000 - 8
Oxfordshire +17 68 £60,000 +9.09% 19
Kent -27 54 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Home Counties -15 10 £100,000 +9.59%
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Sussex -20 1 £70,000 +40.00% 2
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2022, 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 South East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 1,371 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (30.85%) Azure
3 434 (29.11%) C#
4 423 (28.37%) Finance
5 419 (28.10%) Social Skills
6 386 (25.89%) DevOps
7 351 (23.54%) .NET
8 300 (20.12%) JavaScript
9 293 (19.65%) Software Engineering
10 288 (19.32%) Kanban
11 282 (18.91%) Git (software)
12 281 (18.85%) Test Automation
12 281 (18.85%) Microservices
13 272 (18.24%) Java
14 271 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
15 267 (17.91%) TDD
16 266 (17.84%) AWS
17 261 (17.51%) React
18 259 (17.37%) SQL
19 258 (17.30%) Degree
20 255 (17.10%) CSS
21 241 (16.16%) Python
22 237 (15.90%) Docker
23 213 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
24 212 (14.22%) Jenkins
24 212 (14.22%) QA
25 209 (14.02%) Linux
26 208 (13.95%) HTML
27 203 (13.62%) Microsoft
28 200 (13.41%) .NET Core

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 83 (5.57%) Confluence
2 66 (4.43%) Apache Spark
3 49 (3.29%) Apache
4 41 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 41 (2.75%) GemFire
5 35 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 19 (1.27%) CMS
7 17 (1.14%) MS Exchange
8 11 (0.74%) Jupyter
9 10 (0.67%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.34%) IIS
10 5 (0.34%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.20%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.13%) Apache Airflow
12 2 (0.13%) nginx
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.13%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.067%) Appian
13 1 (0.067%) Drupal
Applications
1 36 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (2.15%) Microsoft Office
3 21 (1.41%) InVision
4 19 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
5 17 (1.14%) Sketch
6 16 (1.07%) Campfire
7 15 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 9 (0.60%) Zeplin
9 6 (0.40%) AutoCAD
9 6 (0.40%) MS Visio
9 6 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
10 4 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.27%) Chatbot
10 4 (0.27%) Marvel
10 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
11 1 (0.067%) Adobe After Effects
11 1 (0.067%) PTC Creo
11 1 (0.067%) Simulink
11 1 (0.067%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (1.27%) NetSuite
2 11 (0.74%) Payment Gateway
3 7 (0.47%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.27%) SAP BRIM
4 4 (0.27%) SAP MDG
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.20%) SAP BPC
5 3 (0.20%) SAP CO
5 3 (0.20%) SAP FI
5 3 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
5 3 (0.20%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.13%) Shopify
7 1 (0.067%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 460 (30.85%) Azure
2 266 (17.84%) AWS
3 168 (11.27%) SaaS
4 85 (5.70%) Serverless
5 67 (4.49%) GitHub
6 61 (4.09%) GCP
7 46 (3.09%) Amazon Kinesis
7 46 (3.09%) Power Platform
8 42 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
9 41 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
10 38 (2.55%) Microsoft 365
11 36 (2.41%) Azure Service Bus
12 35 (2.35%) OpenShift
13 34 (2.28%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 30 (2.01%) Amazon S3
14 30 (2.01%) Amazon SQS
14 30 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
15 29 (1.95%) Azure Data Factory
16 28 (1.88%) Azure Service Fabric
17 25 (1.68%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 28 (1.88%) HTTP
2 16 (1.07%) Broadband
3 14 (0.94%) Firewall
4 12 (0.80%) VoIP
5 11 (0.74%) SMTP
6 9 (0.60%) Cisco IPT
7 8 (0.54%) DSL
7 8 (0.54%) SNA
8 7 (0.47%) MQTT
8 7 (0.47%) PPP
8 7 (0.47%) TCP/IP
9 6 (0.40%) BGP
9 6 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (0.40%) DNS
9 6 (0.40%) Network Security
9 6 (0.40%) OSPF
9 6 (0.40%) SSH
9 6 (0.40%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.27%) Internet
10 4 (0.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (8.12%) SQL Server
2 107 (7.18%) Relational Database
3 101 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
4 100 (6.71%) NoSQL
5 75 (5.03%) Big Data
6 74 (4.96%) MySQL
7 49 (3.29%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (3.22%) Redis
9 43 (2.88%) Power BI
10 42 (2.82%) Data Lake
11 40 (2.68%) HBase
12 38 (2.55%) MariaDB
13 28 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 27 (1.81%) MongoDB
15 22 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 22 (1.48%) Amazon RDS
16 20 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 16 (1.07%) RDBMS
18 12 (0.80%) Cognos Framework Manager
18 12 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 282 (18.91%) Git (software)
2 212 (14.22%) Jenkins
3 199 (13.35%) JIRA
4 79 (5.30%) Cucumber
5 65 (4.36%) Selenium
6 54 (3.62%) IntelliJ
7 52 (3.49%) Eclipse
8 51 (3.42%) Cypress.io
9 50 (3.35%) Gradle
10 48 (3.22%) GitLab
10 48 (3.22%) JUnit
11 47 (3.15%) SonarQube
11 47 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
12 46 (3.09%) Bitbucket
13 42 (2.82%) SpecFlow
14 41 (2.75%) Mockito
15 39 (2.62%) Protractor
15 39 (2.62%) Storybook
16 34 (2.28%) Visual Studio
17 26 (1.74%) Artifactory
General
1 423 (28.37%) Finance
2 419 (28.10%) Social Skills
3 185 (12.41%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (7.65%) Banking
5 113 (7.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 92 (6.17%) Law
7 61 (4.09%) Retail
8 52 (3.49%) Telecoms
9 45 (3.02%) Marketing
10 37 (2.48%) Presentation Skills
11 32 (2.15%) Influencing Skills
12 30 (2.01%) Manufacturing
13 25 (1.68%) Public Sector
14 24 (1.61%) Legal
15 22 (1.48%) Back Office
16 17 (1.14%) Electronics
17 16 (1.07%) Organisational Skills
18 15 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
19 14 (0.94%) Automotive
20 13 (0.87%) Games
Job Titles
1 532 (35.68%) Developer
2 174 (11.67%) Software Engineer
3 129 (8.65%) Senior Developer
4 120 (8.05%) Software Developer
5 116 (7.78%) Analyst
6 115 (7.71%) C# Developer
6 115 (7.71%) Scrum Master
7 100 (6.71%) Full Stack Developer
8 80 (5.37%) Project Manager
9 79 (5.30%) Java Developer
10 74 (4.96%) Product Owner
11 72 (4.83%) .NET Developer
12 60 (4.02%) Senior Software Engineer
13 53 (3.55%) Senior C# Developer
14 50 (3.35%) Lead Developer
15 45 (3.02%) Business Analyst
16 44 (2.95%) C# .NET Developer
16 44 (2.95%) IT Manager
17 40 (2.68%) Senior Software Developer
18 39 (2.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 351 (23.54%) .NET
2 261 (17.51%) React
3 255 (17.10%) CSS
4 208 (13.95%) HTML
5 200 (13.41%) .NET Core
6 190 (12.74%) AngularJS
7 165 (11.07%) RESTful
8 135 (9.05%) REST
9 134 (8.99%) Node.js
10 125 (8.38%) Spring
11 122 (8.18%) Web Services
12 109 (7.31%) .NET Framework
13 104 (6.98%) JSON
14 83 (5.57%) Redux
15 79 (5.30%) ASP.NET
16 74 (4.96%) Kafka
17 66 (4.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 63 (4.23%) Spring Boot
19 55 (3.69%) Play Framework
20 50 (3.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 179 (12.01%) User Experience
2 93 (6.24%) Self-Motivation
3 81 (5.43%) Virtual Team
4 53 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 44 (2.95%) Linux Command Line
6 40 (2.68%) Cloud Native
7 33 (2.21%) Mobile App
8 31 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
9 29 (1.95%) Algorithms
9 29 (1.95%) Life Science
10 25 (1.68%) Photography
11 19 (1.27%) iPad
12 16 (1.07%) Analytical Mindset
13 14 (0.94%) Handset
14 12 (0.80%) Video\Live Streaming
15 11 (0.74%) Client/Server
16 8 (0.54%) Cyber Defence
16 8 (0.54%) Cyberattack
16 8 (0.54%) Public Cloud
16 8 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 209 (14.02%) Linux
2 98 (6.57%) Unix
3 72 (4.83%) Windows
4 40 (2.68%) Android
5 25 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 15 (1.01%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.74%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.47%) Debian
8 7 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (0.47%) VMS
9 4 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.13%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
11 1 (0.067%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.067%) tvOS
11 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,371 (91.95%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (25.89%) DevOps
3 293 (19.65%) Software Engineering
4 288 (19.32%) Kanban
5 281 (18.85%) Microservices
5 281 (18.85%) Test Automation
6 271 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 267 (17.91%) TDD
8 213 (14.29%) Full Stack Development
9 194 (13.01%) Computer Science
10 192 (12.88%) BDD
11 189 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
12 188 (12.61%) Continuous Integration
12 188 (12.61%) User Stories
13 176 (11.80%) Analytics
14 175 (11.74%) Mentoring
15 164 (11.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 163 (10.93%) Coaching
17 143 (9.59%) Sprint Planning
18 139 (9.32%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 434 (29.11%) C#
2 300 (20.12%) JavaScript
3 272 (18.24%) Java
4 259 (17.37%) SQL
5 241 (16.16%) Python
6 110 (7.38%) TypeScript
7 85 (5.70%) Shell Script
8 76 (5.10%) C++
8 76 (5.10%) Groovy
9 75 (5.03%) C
10 65 (4.36%) PHP
11 57 (3.82%) PowerShell
12 53 (3.55%) Bash
13 40 (2.68%) Perl
14 38 (2.55%) Scala
15 33 (2.21%) Kotlin
16 26 (1.74%) Java 8
17 22 (1.48%) T-SQL
18 21 (1.41%) Go
19 13 (0.87%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 258 (17.30%) Degree
2 52 (3.49%) ISEB
3 49 (3.29%) Security Cleared
4 38 (2.55%) Computer Science Degree
5 36 (2.41%) OCP
5 36 (2.41%) Oracle Certification
6 34 (2.28%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.88%) ISTQB
8 26 (1.74%) PMI Certification
9 23 (1.54%) PMP
10 13 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (0.80%) DV Cleared
12 10 (0.67%) CISSP
12 10 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 10 (0.67%) Master's Degree
12 10 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.60%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 9 (0.60%) AWS Certification
13 9 (0.60%) CCSP
13 9 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 212 (14.22%) QA
2 22 (1.48%) PMO
3 20 (1.34%) Accessibility
3 20 (1.34%) WCAG
4 15 (1.01%) GDPR
5 11 (0.74%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.67%) SLA
7 7 (0.47%) GxP
8 5 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 4 (0.27%) ISO 13485
10 3 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 2 (0.13%) COBIT
11 2 (0.13%) HL7
11 2 (0.13%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.067%) DICOM
12 1 (0.067%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.067%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.067%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 237 (15.90%) Docker
2 44 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (2.62%) HDFS
4 14 (0.94%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.27%) Firmware
5 4 (0.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.13%) LXC
7 2 (0.13%) NFS
7 2 (0.13%) Samba
8 1 (0.067%) Postfix
8 1 (0.067%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.067%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.067%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 161 (10.80%) Kubernetes
2 134 (8.99%) Ansible
3 98 (6.57%) Terraform
4 56 (3.76%) Opscode Chef
5 40 (2.68%) Puppet
6 24 (1.61%) Apache Brooklyn
7 19 (1.27%) Grafana
7 19 (1.27%) Kibana
8 10 (0.67%) Opsview
9 8 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.34%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.13%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.13%) Prometheus
11 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.067%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.067%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 1 (0.067%) Packer
12 1 (0.067%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.067%) vRealize
12 1 (0.067%) WSUS
Vendors
1 203 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 61 (4.09%) Oracle
3 55 (3.69%) Google
4 54 (3.62%) VMware
5 39 (2.62%) Okta
6 31 (2.08%) SAP
7 30 (2.01%) Adobe
7 30 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 24 (1.61%) Telerik
9 21 (1.41%) Xceptor
10 15 (1.01%) Databricks
10 15 (1.01%) IBM
10 15 (1.01%) YouTube
11 14 (0.94%) Informatica
12 13 (0.87%) Cognos
13 10 (0.67%) Atlassian
13 10 (0.67%) New Relic
13 10 (0.67%) ServiceNow
14 9 (0.60%) Dynatrace
15 8 (0.54%) Palo Alto