Period
to 17 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 23 22
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,531 2,833 2,520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.55% 9.01% 8.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.47% 10.01% 8.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,226 2,608 2,313
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £34,119 £32,500 £32,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
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 24,181 28,307 28,045
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.27% 89.98% 89.13%
Number of salaries quoted 19,737 23,427 23,004
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £72,700 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 17 February 2019.

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 February 2019. 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 0 931 £56,500 +13.00% 173
Berkshire +4 522 £57,500 +9.52% 76
Surrey +4 498 £52,500 +2.94% 80
Hampshire -3 483 £47,500 +9.20% 95
West Sussex +21 263 £50,000 - 29
East Sussex 0 246 £55,000 +15.79% 19
Buckinghamshire +4 233 £47,500 -4.04% 48
Oxfordshire -9 174 £61,000 +33.33% 49
Kent +5 94 £42,500 +13.33% 25
Middlesex -5 4 £52,500 -52.27% 3
Sussex +6 1 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 2,245 (88.70%) Agile Software Development
2 846 (33.43%) JavaScript
3 779 (30.78%) C#
4 698 (27.58%) .NET
5 574 (22.68%) HTML
6 569 (22.48%) TDD
7 557 (22.01%) Java
8 551 (21.77%) Test Automation
9 548 (21.65%) CSS
10 542 (21.41%) SQL
11 484 (19.12%) AngularJS
12 458 (18.10%) Git (software)
13 451 (17.82%) Finance
14 440 (17.38%) Kanban
15 439 (17.34%) Microsoft
16 430 (16.99%) Software Engineering
17 412 (16.28%) MVC
18 409 (16.16%) JIRA
19 390 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
20 381 (15.05%) Degree
21 372 (14.70%) Microsoft Azure
22 354 (13.99%) SQL Server
23 353 (13.95%) ASP.NET
24 351 (13.87%) BDD
25 336 (13.28%) React
26 320 (12.64%) SDLC
27 317 (12.52%) QA
28 285 (11.26%) DevOps
29 264 (10.43%) HTML5
30 255 (10.08%) Amazon AWS

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
1 211 (8.34%) Confluence
2 88 (3.48%) Elasticsearch
3 47 (1.86%) IIS
4 43 (1.70%) Apache
5 36 (1.42%) Tomcat
6 32 (1.26%) JBoss
7 29 (1.15%) CMS
7 29 (1.15%) SharePoint
8 20 (0.79%) MS Exchange
9 19 (0.75%) Apache Spark
10 15 (0.59%) SAS
11 14 (0.55%) Apache Solr
11 14 (0.55%) nginx
11 14 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 12 (0.47%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.43%) OpenStack
14 10 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
14 10 (0.40%) Documentum
15 9 (0.36%) EPiServer
16 7 (0.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 37 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
3 20 (0.79%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (0.16%) EngageOne
6 2 (0.079%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.040%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.040%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 17 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.16%) Scribe Insight
4 2 (0.079%) Magento
4 2 (0.079%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.040%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 372 (14.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 255 (10.08%) Amazon AWS
3 105 (4.15%) SaaS
4 84 (3.32%) GitHub
5 53 (2.09%) Office 365
6 48 (1.90%) PaaS
7 41 (1.62%) Serverless
8 34 (1.34%) npm
9 31 (1.22%) IaaS
10 30 (1.19%) Google Cloud Platform
11 29 (1.15%) Amazon S3
12 27 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
13 25 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
14 21 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
15 18 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
16 17 (0.67%) Amazon SQS
17 14 (0.55%) Firebase
18 13 (0.51%) AWS Fargate
18 13 (0.51%) OpenShift
19 12 (0.47%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.05%) DNS
2 48 (1.90%) DHCP
3 46 (1.82%) HTTP
4 42 (1.66%) Firewall
5 35 (1.38%) Internet
6 16 (0.63%) Skype
7 12 (0.47%) HTTPS
8 10 (0.40%) Intranet
9 8 (0.32%) Network Security
9 8 (0.32%) SNMP
9 8 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (0.28%) MQTT
11 6 (0.24%) CDMA
11 6 (0.24%) DSL
11 6 (0.24%) GSM
11 6 (0.24%) LTE
11 6 (0.24%) UMTS
12 5 (0.20%) AMQP
12 5 (0.20%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 354 (13.99%) SQL Server
2 150 (5.93%) MongoDB
3 132 (5.22%) Relational Database
4 131 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 109 (4.31%) MySQL
6 91 (3.60%) PostgreSQL
7 54 (2.13%) SAP BW
8 47 (1.86%) Redis
9 40 (1.58%) Hadoop
9 40 (1.58%) SQL Server 2016
10 39 (1.54%) Big Data
10 39 (1.54%) RDBMS
11 37 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
12 32 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 31 (1.22%) Power BI
14 28 (1.11%) Oracle Database
15 26 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 24 (0.95%) QlikView
17 22 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 458 (18.10%) Git (software)
2 409 (16.16%) JIRA
3 249 (9.84%) Selenium
4 248 (9.80%) Jenkins
5 209 (8.26%) Visual Studio
6 143 (5.65%) Team Foundation Server
7 126 (4.98%) Cucumber
8 102 (4.03%) WebDriver
9 93 (3.67%) JUnit
10 87 (3.44%) NUnit
11 85 (3.36%) Bitbucket
12 79 (3.12%) Maven
12 79 (3.12%) TeamCity
13 70 (2.77%) webpack
14 67 (2.65%) Subversion
15 55 (2.17%) Octopus Deploy
16 50 (1.98%) SpecFlow
17 45 (1.78%) Gradle
18 41 (1.62%) IntelliJ
19 39 (1.54%) SoapUI
General
1 451 (17.82%) Finance
2 152 (6.01%) Retail
3 77 (3.04%) Marketing
4 74 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 58 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 52 (2.05%) Banking
7 49 (1.94%) Electronics
8 44 (1.74%) Advertising
9 23 (0.91%) Local Government
10 20 (0.79%) Back Office
11 19 (0.75%) Games
11 19 (0.75%) Military
12 14 (0.55%) Aerospace
12 14 (0.55%) Legal
13 12 (0.47%) Publishing
14 9 (0.36%) Automotive
14 9 (0.36%) Law
15 7 (0.28%) Multimedia
16 5 (0.20%) French Language
16 5 (0.20%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1,068 (42.20%) Developer
2 285 (11.26%) .NET Developer
3 251 (9.92%) C# Developer
4 242 (9.56%) Analyst
5 204 (8.06%) Software Developer
6 188 (7.43%) Senior Developer
7 173 (6.84%) Scrum Master
8 169 (6.68%) Java Developer
9 168 (6.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 143 (5.65%) Software Engineer
11 128 (5.06%) Project Manager
12 127 (5.02%) Business Analyst
13 111 (4.39%) Test Engineer
14 91 (3.60%) C# Software Developer
15 90 (3.56%) ASP.NET Developer
15 90 (3.56%) Junior
15 90 (3.56%) QA Engineer
16 89 (3.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 89 (3.52%) Lead Developer
17 88 (3.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 698 (27.58%) .NET
2 574 (22.68%) HTML
3 548 (21.65%) CSS
4 484 (19.12%) AngularJS
5 353 (13.95%) ASP.NET
6 336 (13.28%) React
7 264 (10.43%) HTML5
8 248 (9.80%) REST
9 237 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 228 (9.01%) jQuery
11 224 (8.85%) Web Services
12 218 (8.61%) .NET Framework
13 186 (7.35%) Spring
14 181 (7.15%) RESTful
15 165 (6.52%) CSS3
16 163 (6.44%) WCF
17 149 (5.89%) JSON
18 144 (5.69%) Node.js
19 134 (5.29%) ASP.NET Web API
20 133 (5.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 193 (7.63%) User Experience
2 140 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
3 107 (4.23%) Fintech
4 96 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
5 81 (3.20%) Enterprise Software
6 78 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
7 71 (2.81%) FMCG
8 68 (2.69%) Mobile App
9 51 (2.02%) Algorithms
10 47 (1.86%) PKI
11 45 (1.78%) PMI
12 31 (1.22%) Linux Command Line
12 31 (1.22%) Management Information System
13 28 (1.11%) Data Centre
14 26 (1.03%) Reinsurance
15 15 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 14 (0.55%) EPoS
16 14 (0.55%) N-Tier
17 13 (0.51%) Life Science
18 12 (0.47%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 179 (7.07%) Linux
2 176 (6.95%) Windows
3 63 (2.49%) Unix
3 63 (2.49%) Windows Server
4 52 (2.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 46 (1.82%) Android
7 37 (1.46%) Apple iOS
8 30 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 19 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 17 (0.67%) CentOS
11 8 (0.32%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.28%) VMS
12 7 (0.28%) Windows 7
12 7 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 7 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
13 4 (0.16%) Embedded Linux
14 3 (0.12%) Debian
14 3 (0.12%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,245 (88.70%) Agile Software Development
2 569 (22.48%) TDD
3 551 (21.77%) Test Automation
4 440 (17.38%) Kanban
5 430 (16.99%) Software Engineering
6 412 (16.28%) MVC
7 390 (15.41%) Continuous Integration
8 351 (13.87%) BDD
9 320 (12.64%) SDLC
10 285 (11.26%) DevOps
11 215 (8.49%) Unit Testing
12 214 (8.46%) Microservices
12 214 (8.46%) Problem-Solving
13 211 (8.34%) User Stories
14 208 (8.22%) Project Management
15 204 (8.06%) Sprint Planning
16 200 (7.90%) Mentoring
17 183 (7.23%) Web Development
18 175 (6.91%) Coaching
19 170 (6.72%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 846 (33.43%) JavaScript
2 779 (30.78%) C#
3 557 (22.01%) Java
4 542 (21.41%) SQL
5 200 (7.90%) Python
6 125 (4.94%) PHP
7 107 (4.23%) TypeScript
8 100 (3.95%) T-SQL
9 90 (3.56%) Java 8
10 84 (3.32%) PowerShell
11 82 (3.24%) ES6
12 73 (2.88%) C++
13 54 (2.13%) Ruby
14 51 (2.02%) C
14 51 (2.02%) Scala
15 47 (1.86%) Shell Script
16 40 (1.58%) Bash Shell
17 39 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 36 (1.42%) PL/SQL
19 20 (0.79%) Go
Qualifications
1 381 (15.05%) Degree
2 102 (4.03%) ISEB
3 81 (3.20%) Computer Science Degree
4 74 (2.92%) ISTQB
5 72 (2.84%) Security Cleared
6 58 (2.29%) SC Cleared
7 49 (1.94%) PMI Certification
8 28 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 23 (0.91%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 23 (0.91%) PMP
10 18 (0.71%) AWS Certification
11 17 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
12 16 (0.63%) Master's Degree
13 15 (0.59%) Numerate Degree
14 13 (0.51%) DV Cleared
15 12 (0.47%) ISEB Practitioner
16 10 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 8 (0.32%) IIBA
18 7 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
19 6 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 317 (12.52%) QA
2 21 (0.83%) PMO
3 19 (0.75%) DICOM
4 11 (0.43%) WAI
5 10 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.36%) GDPR
6 9 (0.36%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.28%) SLA
8 6 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 5 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 5 (0.20%) PSD2
10 4 (0.16%) Data Quality
11 3 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
11 3 (0.12%) PCI DSS
11 3 (0.12%) PMBOK
12 2 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.079%) P3O
12 2 (0.079%) WCAG
13 1 (0.040%) COBIT
13 1 (0.040%) IFRS
System Software
1 167 (6.60%) Docker
2 54 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 52 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 43 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (0.40%) Firmware
6 9 (0.36%) HDFS
7 8 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 8 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (0.28%) Varnish
8 7 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (0.16%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.079%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.079%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.040%) oVirt
12 1 (0.040%) RHEV
12 1 (0.040%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.040%) zsh
Systems Management
1 88 (3.48%) Ansible
2 59 (2.33%) Kubernetes
3 50 (1.98%) Puppet
4 37 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
5 36 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
6 29 (1.15%) Mesos
7 28 (1.11%) SCCM
7 28 (1.11%) SCOM
8 25 (0.99%) Marathon
9 18 (0.71%) Terraform
10 13 (0.51%) Kibana
11 10 (0.40%) Salt
12 7 (0.28%) Nagios
12 7 (0.28%) Rundeck
13 5 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
13 5 (0.20%) Oozie
14 4 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
14 4 (0.16%) logstash
14 4 (0.16%) Packer
14 4 (0.16%) Rancher
Vendors
1 439 (17.34%) Microsoft
2 130 (5.14%) Oracle
3 122 (4.82%) SAP
4 65 (2.57%) VMware
5 59 (2.33%) Atlassian
6 50 (1.98%) Google
7 36 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
8 31 (1.22%) Sitecore
9 28 (1.11%) Tableau
10 19 (0.75%) Red Hat
11 16 (0.63%) ServiceNow
12 15 (0.59%) Telerik
13 14 (0.55%) HP
14 12 (0.47%) EMC
15 11 (0.43%) Xamarin
16 10 (0.40%) Cloudera
17 9 (0.36%) CA Agile Central
18 8 (0.32%) New Relic
18 8 (0.32%) Pardot
18 8 (0.32%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud