Period
to 20 September 2018

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

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 21 28
Rank change year-on-year 0 +7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,831 2,571 2,849
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.59% 8.86% 7.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.72% 9.93% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2,516 2,299 2,669
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38% -6.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 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 26,417 25,885 32,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 89.48% 89.21% 89.07%
Number of salaries quoted 21,820 21,324 27,047
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in the South East.

Salary trend for Scrum in the South East

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the South East over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 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
Thames Valley +2 1,106 £55,000 +10.00% 146
Berkshire +6 560 £57,500 +9.52% 68
Surrey -3 541 £55,000 +10.00% 62
Hampshire -2 530 £52,500 +10.53% 59
Oxfordshire +8 326 £52,500 +5.00% 38
East Sussex +10 302 £52,500 +5.00% 21
West Sussex +14 263 £50,000 +11.11% 22
Buckinghamshire +3 223 £47,500 +5.56% 40
Kent +7 80 £40,000 -8.57% 30
Middlesex +21 11 £100,000 - 1
Sussex -2 5 £35,000 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 South East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2,617 (92.44%) Agile Software Development
2 1,038 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 905 (31.97%) C#
4 813 (28.72%) .NET
5 744 (26.28%) HTML
6 713 (25.19%) TDD
7 704 (24.87%) CSS
8 681 (24.06%) AngularJS
9 637 (22.50%) SQL
10 619 (21.87%) Java
11 542 (19.15%) Test Automation
12 540 (19.07%) Git (software)
13 529 (18.69%) SQL Server
14 526 (18.58%) Kanban
15 521 (18.40%) MVC
16 487 (17.20%) Finance
17 428 (15.12%) Microsoft
18 426 (15.05%) JIRA
19 423 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
20 414 (14.62%) SDLC
21 406 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
22 405 (14.31%) Software Engineering
23 383 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
24 364 (12.86%) ASP.NET
24 364 (12.86%) React
25 363 (12.82%) BDD
26 361 (12.75%) Degree
27 354 (12.50%) QA
28 350 (12.36%) jQuery
29 349 (12.33%) Jenkins

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
1 195 (6.89%) Confluence
2 70 (2.47%) JBoss
3 66 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
4 61 (2.15%) Apache
5 54 (1.91%) IIS
6 38 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 36 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 35 (1.24%) WebLogic
9 32 (1.13%) SharePoint
9 32 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 31 (1.10%) CMS
11 29 (1.02%) Apache Spark
12 23 (0.81%) NServiceBus
12 23 (0.81%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.53%) Umbraco
14 13 (0.46%) nginx
15 12 (0.42%) MS Exchange
16 11 (0.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 11 (0.39%) WordPress
17 10 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 31 (1.10%) Chatbot
2 29 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 27 (0.95%) Microsoft Office
4 19 (0.67%) Microsoft Project
5 18 (0.64%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 7 (0.25%) UXPin
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.14%) InVision
10 3 (0.11%) HipChat
11 2 (0.071%) EngageOne
11 2 (0.071%) Mingle
12 1 (0.035%) Siemens NX
12 1 (0.035%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 32 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 6 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
4 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.071%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.071%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.071%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.035%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 406 (14.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 383 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
3 186 (6.57%) SaaS
4 111 (3.92%) GitHub
5 76 (2.68%) PaaS
6 58 (2.05%) Office 365
7 56 (1.98%) IaaS
8 45 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
9 44 (1.55%) npm
10 41 (1.45%) Serverless
11 38 (1.34%) Dynamics 365
12 37 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
13 27 (0.95%) Amazon SQS
14 25 (0.88%) AWS Lambda
15 20 (0.71%) Amazon S3
15 20 (0.71%) OpenShift
16 19 (0.67%) DigitalOcean
17 17 (0.60%) Heroku
18 12 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
18 12 (0.42%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 85 (3.00%) Internet
2 62 (2.19%) Firewall
3 47 (1.66%) DNS
4 45 (1.59%) DHCP
5 30 (1.06%) HTTP
6 24 (0.85%) Network Security
7 15 (0.53%) AMQP
8 13 (0.46%) Skype
9 11 (0.39%) Broadband
10 9 (0.32%) Hyperconnected
10 9 (0.32%) LAN
11 8 (0.28%) TCP/IP
11 8 (0.28%) WAN
12 6 (0.21%) CDMA
12 6 (0.21%) GSM
12 6 (0.21%) LTE
12 6 (0.21%) UMTS
13 5 (0.18%) SMS
14 4 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (0.071%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 529 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 193 (6.82%) MySQL
3 165 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 138 (4.87%) NoSQL
5 134 (4.73%) MongoDB
6 112 (3.96%) PostgreSQL
7 83 (2.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 66 (2.33%) RDBMS
9 64 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
10 52 (1.84%) Redis
11 48 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 46 (1.62%) Big Data
13 37 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 36 (1.27%) Power BI
14 36 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
15 35 (1.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 32 (1.13%) RavenDB
17 26 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
18 25 (0.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 24 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 540 (19.07%) Git (software)
2 426 (15.05%) JIRA
3 349 (12.33%) Jenkins
4 228 (8.05%) Selenium
5 208 (7.35%) Visual Studio
6 165 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 120 (4.24%) Subversion
8 118 (4.17%) NUnit
9 95 (3.36%) Cucumber
10 93 (3.29%) MSTest
11 88 (3.11%) TeamCity
12 81 (2.86%) Maven
13 76 (2.68%) JUnit
14 75 (2.65%) WebDriver
15 67 (2.37%) webpack
16 64 (2.26%) SpecFlow
17 60 (2.12%) Bitbucket
18 56 (1.98%) Octopus Deploy
18 56 (1.98%) Ranorex
19 51 (1.80%) Gradle
General
1 487 (17.20%) Finance
2 190 (6.71%) Retail
3 81 (2.86%) Marketing
4 56 (1.98%) Telecoms
5 54 (1.91%) Games
6 52 (1.84%) Banking
7 48 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 40 (1.41%) Electronics
9 27 (0.95%) Automotive
10 25 (0.88%) Publishing
11 24 (0.85%) Advertising
12 19 (0.67%) Hindi Language
12 19 (0.67%) Punjabi Language
12 19 (0.67%) Urdu Language
13 15 (0.53%) Legal
13 15 (0.53%) Music Industry
14 13 (0.46%) Back Office
15 12 (0.42%) German Language
16 10 (0.35%) Aerospace
16 10 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,262 (44.58%) Developer
2 343 (12.12%) .NET Developer
3 327 (11.55%) C# Developer
4 246 (8.69%) Analyst
5 232 (8.19%) Java Developer
6 228 (8.05%) Senior Developer
7 218 (7.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 214 (7.56%) Software Developer
9 170 (6.00%) Software Engineer
10 163 (5.76%) Lead Developer
11 156 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
12 153 (5.40%) Project Manager
13 141 (4.98%) Architect
14 123 (4.34%) .NET Software Developer
15 120 (4.24%) Tester
16 117 (4.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 115 (4.06%) Business Analyst
18 109 (3.85%) C# Software Developer
18 109 (3.85%) Scrum Master
19 100 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 813 (28.72%) .NET
2 744 (26.28%) HTML
3 704 (24.87%) CSS
4 681 (24.06%) AngularJS
5 364 (12.86%) ASP.NET
5 364 (12.86%) React
6 350 (12.36%) jQuery
7 331 (11.69%) Web Services
8 324 (11.44%) REST
9 307 (10.84%) HTML5
10 255 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
11 230 (8.12%) CSS3
12 228 (8.05%) RESTful
13 220 (7.77%) Spring
14 200 (7.06%) Node.js
15 186 (6.57%) WCF
16 185 (6.53%) ASP.NET Web API
17 177 (6.25%) .NET Framework
18 174 (6.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 166 (5.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 242 (8.55%) User Experience
2 153 (5.40%) Computer Science
3 133 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 128 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
5 117 (4.13%) Mobile App
6 106 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
7 104 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
8 48 (1.70%) Algorithms
9 47 (1.66%) Fintech
10 43 (1.52%) PKI
11 38 (1.34%) Linux Command Line
12 30 (1.06%) Management Information System
13 27 (0.95%) FMCG
14 25 (0.88%) Reinsurance
15 19 (0.67%) PMI
15 19 (0.67%) Virtual Team
16 18 (0.64%) Mainframe
17 17 (0.60%) Data Centre
18 16 (0.57%) Public Cloud
19 13 (0.46%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 302 (10.67%) Linux
2 205 (7.24%) Windows
3 76 (2.68%) Unix
4 55 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 45 (1.59%) Android
5 45 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 35 (1.24%) Apple iOS
8 33 (1.17%) Windows 10
9 32 (1.13%) CentOS
10 31 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 23 (0.81%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.35%) Debian
13 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.071%) Solaris
14 2 (0.071%) Windows 7
15 1 (0.035%) Embedded Linux
15 1 (0.035%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.035%) VxWorks
15 1 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,617 (92.44%) Agile Software Development
2 713 (25.19%) TDD
3 542 (19.15%) Test Automation
4 526 (18.58%) Kanban
5 521 (18.40%) MVC
6 423 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
7 414 (14.62%) SDLC
8 405 (14.31%) Software Engineering
9 363 (12.82%) BDD
10 306 (10.81%) DevOps
11 303 (10.70%) Problem-Solving
12 270 (9.54%) Project Management
13 266 (9.40%) Unit Testing
14 249 (8.80%) Mentoring
15 240 (8.48%) Web Development
16 231 (8.16%) User Stories
17 227 (8.02%) Coaching
18 217 (7.67%) OO
19 211 (7.45%) Front End Development
20 193 (6.82%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,038 (36.67%) JavaScript
2 905 (31.97%) C#
3 637 (22.50%) SQL
4 619 (21.87%) Java
5 263 (9.29%) Python
6 153 (5.40%) PHP
7 114 (4.03%) Java 8
8 109 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 105 (3.71%) TypeScript
10 100 (3.53%) PowerShell
11 86 (3.04%) C++
12 85 (3.00%) Scala
13 61 (2.15%) Ruby
14 58 (2.05%) ES6
15 52 (1.84%) VB.NET
16 38 (1.34%) Bash Shell
17 37 (1.31%) C
18 34 (1.20%) PL/SQL
19 28 (0.99%) GLSL
20 24 (0.85%) Go
Qualifications
1 361 (12.75%) Degree
2 84 (2.97%) Security Cleared
3 80 (2.83%) ISTQB
4 70 (2.47%) Computer Science Degree
5 64 (2.26%) ISEB
6 39 (1.38%) PMI Certification
7 29 (1.02%) PMP
8 28 (0.99%) SC Cleared
9 22 (0.78%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 22 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 17 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (0.53%) DV Cleared
12 14 (0.49%) MCSE
13 13 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 9 (0.32%) IIBA
15 7 (0.25%) Master's Degree
15 7 (0.25%) MCSA
15 7 (0.25%) MCSD
15 7 (0.25%) Numerate Degree
16 6 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 354 (12.50%) QA
2 35 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 30 (1.06%) GDPR
4 27 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 19 (0.67%) GCP
5 19 (0.67%) PMO
5 19 (0.67%) SLA
6 15 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials
7 6 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.21%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
8 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.14%) PSD2
9 3 (0.11%) ISO 8583
9 3 (0.11%) PA-DSS
10 2 (0.071%) Disclosure Scotland
10 2 (0.071%) WCAG
11 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.035%) GAAP
11 1 (0.035%) IFRS
System Software
1 200 (7.06%) Docker
2 55 (1.94%) Active Directory
3 50 (1.77%) Hyper-V
3 50 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (0.32%) HDFS
6 8 (0.28%) Firmware
7 4 (0.14%) LXC
8 3 (0.11%) ACF2
8 3 (0.11%) RACF
8 3 (0.11%) vSphere
9 2 (0.071%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.035%) oVirt
10 1 (0.035%) RHEV
10 1 (0.035%) Varnish
10 1 (0.035%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.035%) zsh
Systems Management
1 112 (3.96%) Ansible
2 81 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 72 (2.54%) Puppet
4 59 (2.08%) Kubernetes
5 49 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
6 31 (1.10%) Terraform
7 20 (0.71%) SCCM
7 20 (0.71%) SCOM
8 19 (0.67%) Kibana
9 15 (0.53%) logstash
10 11 (0.39%) Packer
11 10 (0.35%) Grafana
12 6 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.21%) Marathon
12 6 (0.21%) Nagios
13 5 (0.18%) Graphite
13 5 (0.18%) Graylog
13 5 (0.18%) HP ALM
13 5 (0.18%) Icinga
13 5 (0.18%) Mesos
Vendors
1 428 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 185 (6.53%) Oracle
3 81 (2.86%) SAP
4 78 (2.76%) VMware
5 61 (2.15%) Salesforce.com
6 48 (1.70%) Google
7 47 (1.66%) Atlassian
8 41 (1.45%) Xamarin
9 38 (1.34%) HP
10 35 (1.24%) IBM
11 31 (1.10%) ServiceNow
12 30 (1.06%) Tableau
13 21 (0.74%) Twitter
14 20 (0.71%) Red Hat
15 16 (0.57%) DevExpress
15 16 (0.57%) TIBCO
16 15 (0.53%) Sitecore
17 14 (0.49%) Pega
18 13 (0.46%) TOWER Software
19 12 (0.42%) Capita