Period
to 16 July 2020

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 16 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 23 24 21
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,190 2,162 2,833
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 9.13% 8.11% 9.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 8.89% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1,085 1,851 2,656
Median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £38,850 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
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 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 11,902 24,333 27,596
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.29% 91.33% 90.36%
Number of salaries quoted 9,611 19,569 22,849
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the 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 16 July 2020.

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 16 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
Thames Valley +3 378 £55,000 - 29
Hampshire +13 260 £55,000 +22.22% 26
Berkshire +6 239 £55,000 - 14
Surrey +2 235 £57,500 +4.55% 12
West Sussex +13 181 £52,500 +5.00% 11
East Sussex -1 96 £52,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire -11 78 £50,750 +6.84% 13
Oxfordshire -11 61 £51,500 -18.25% 2
Kent -6 22 £51,500 +8.42% 6
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 South East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 1,025 (86.13%) Agile Software Development
2 453 (38.07%) .NET
3 443 (37.23%) C#
4 380 (31.93%) JavaScript
5 328 (27.56%) Azure
6 308 (25.88%) HTML
7 293 (24.62%) CSS
8 251 (21.09%) DevOps
9 250 (21.01%) SQL
9 250 (21.01%) TDD
10 221 (18.57%) Finance
11 220 (18.49%) AngularJS
12 206 (17.31%) .NET Core
13 200 (16.81%) Test Automation
13 200 (16.81%) Java
14 197 (16.55%) Kanban
15 196 (16.47%) SQL Server
16 190 (15.97%) Software Engineering
17 188 (15.80%) Git (software)
18 187 (15.71%) React
19 183 (15.38%) Degree
20 180 (15.13%) Docker
21 179 (15.04%) Microservices
21 179 (15.04%) .NET Framework
22 176 (14.79%) MVC
23 174 (14.62%) Microsoft
24 169 (14.20%) ASP.NET
25 156 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
26 151 (12.69%) AWS
27 143 (12.02%) JIRA

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 77 (6.47%) Confluence
2 32 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 19 (1.60%) Apache
3 19 (1.60%) WebSphere
4 18 (1.51%) CMS
4 18 (1.51%) IIS
5 15 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
6 10 (0.84%) Cloud Foundry
7 9 (0.76%) Umbraco
8 6 (0.50%) nginx
9 5 (0.42%) EPiServer
9 5 (0.42%) JBoss
9 5 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.42%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.34%) CICS
10 4 (0.34%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 4 (0.34%) Orchard CMS
10 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Fuse
11 3 (0.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (2.18%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (1.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (0.92%) Figma
4 8 (0.67%) Sketch
5 6 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.25%) Adobe XD
7 3 (0.25%) InDesign
7 3 (0.25%) Simulink
8 2 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.17%) Chatbot
8 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.17%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 30 (2.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.17%) Magento
3 2 (0.17%) Summit
4 1 (0.084%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 328 (27.56%) Azure
2 151 (12.69%) AWS
3 132 (11.09%) SaaS
4 28 (2.35%) GitHub
5 27 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
6 22 (1.85%) Dynamics 365
7 16 (1.34%) GCP
8 15 (1.26%) Serverless
9 13 (1.09%) OpenShift
10 12 (1.01%) PaaS
11 11 (0.92%) Amazon SQS
12 10 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 10 (0.84%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.76%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.76%) Power Platform
14 8 (0.67%) Google Analytics
14 8 (0.67%) IaaS
15 7 (0.59%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.59%) Azure Functions
16 6 (0.50%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 35 (2.94%) HTTP
2 33 (2.77%) Skype
3 18 (1.51%) TCP/IP
4 11 (0.92%) Firewall
5 7 (0.59%) BGP
5 7 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (0.59%) Network Security
5 7 (0.59%) OSPF
5 7 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.50%) DNS
7 5 (0.42%) Internet
7 5 (0.42%) SMS
7 5 (0.42%) SMTP
7 5 (0.42%) VPN
8 4 (0.34%) FTP
8 4 (0.34%) SSL
9 3 (0.25%) Bluetooth
9 3 (0.25%) DMZ
9 3 (0.25%) Modbus
9 3 (0.25%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (16.47%) SQL Server
2 74 (6.22%) Relational Database
3 47 (3.95%) MongoDB
4 38 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 26 (2.18%) MySQL
6 22 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 19 (1.60%) SQL Server 2016
8 17 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
9 15 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (1.18%) Big Data
11 13 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
12 12 (1.01%) RDBMS
13 10 (0.84%) Redis
13 10 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 9 (0.76%) SAP HANA
15 8 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.59%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.59%) Power BI
17 6 (0.50%) DB2
Development Applications
1 188 (15.80%) Git (software)
2 143 (12.02%) JIRA
3 107 (8.99%) Jenkins
4 96 (8.07%) Visual Studio
5 69 (5.80%) Selenium
6 47 (3.95%) JUnit
6 47 (3.95%) Maven
7 39 (3.28%) Cucumber
8 36 (3.03%) SpecFlow
9 34 (2.86%) NUnit
9 34 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
10 33 (2.77%) Mockito
11 26 (2.18%) gulp
12 24 (2.02%) JMeter
12 24 (2.02%) StyleCop
12 24 (2.02%) WebDriver
13 22 (1.85%) Subversion
14 20 (1.68%) Bitbucket
14 20 (1.68%) Grunt
15 19 (1.60%) Gradle
General
1 221 (18.57%) Finance
2 56 (4.71%) Retail
3 25 (2.10%) Games
4 24 (2.02%) Marketing
5 23 (1.93%) Manufacturing
6 22 (1.85%) Public Sector
7 20 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 17 (1.43%) Automotive
9 16 (1.34%) Banking
10 12 (1.01%) Electronics
11 11 (0.92%) Back Office
11 11 (0.92%) Legal
11 11 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 9 (0.76%) Law
13 8 (0.67%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.42%) Publishing
15 4 (0.34%) Advertising
16 3 (0.25%) Military
16 3 (0.25%) Retail Banking
17 1 (0.084%) Billing
Job Titles
1 507 (42.61%) Developer
2 114 (9.58%) .NET Developer
3 109 (9.16%) C# Developer
4 97 (8.15%) Software Engineer
5 91 (7.65%) Senior Developer
6 87 (7.31%) Analyst
7 84 (7.06%) Scrum Master
8 80 (6.72%) Java Developer
9 78 (6.55%) Software Developer
10 60 (5.04%) Project Manager
11 59 (4.96%) C# .NET Developer
12 57 (4.79%) Business Analyst
13 54 (4.54%) Full Stack Developer
14 46 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
15 44 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 43 (3.61%) Architect
17 42 (3.53%) ASP.NET Developer
17 42 (3.53%) Lead Developer
18 40 (3.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 40 (3.36%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (38.07%) .NET
2 308 (25.88%) HTML
3 293 (24.62%) CSS
4 220 (18.49%) AngularJS
5 206 (17.31%) .NET Core
6 187 (15.71%) React
7 179 (15.04%) .NET Framework
8 169 (14.20%) ASP.NET
9 115 (9.66%) Web Services
10 108 (9.08%) HTML5
11 99 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC
12 94 (7.90%) REST
13 90 (7.56%) jQuery
14 86 (7.23%) RESTful
15 84 (7.06%) ASP.NET Web API
16 83 (6.97%) Node.js
17 77 (6.47%) Spring
18 68 (5.71%) Vue.js
19 64 (5.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 64 (5.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 81 (6.81%) User Experience
2 67 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
3 59 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (3.95%) Mobile App
5 24 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
6 19 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
7 16 (1.34%) N-Tier
7 16 (1.34%) Virtual Team
8 15 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.09%) Tandem
10 11 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
10 11 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (0.84%) Mainframe
12 9 (0.76%) Robotics
13 7 (0.59%) DataPower
13 7 (0.59%) Public Cloud
14 6 (0.50%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.50%) Driving Licence
14 6 (0.50%) Life Science
14 6 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 101 (8.49%) Linux
2 75 (6.30%) Windows
3 32 (2.69%) Android
4 23 (1.93%) Unix
5 19 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
7 8 (0.67%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.59%) CentOS
9 6 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.42%) CoreOS
10 5 (0.42%) Windows 10
11 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (0.34%) Solaris
11 4 (0.34%) Ubuntu
12 3 (0.25%) Debian
12 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2016
12 3 (0.25%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,025 (86.13%) Agile Software Development
2 251 (21.09%) DevOps
3 250 (21.01%) TDD
4 200 (16.81%) Test Automation
5 197 (16.55%) Kanban
6 190 (15.97%) Software Engineering
7 179 (15.04%) Microservices
8 176 (14.79%) MVC
9 156 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
10 129 (10.84%) Problem-Solving
11 111 (9.33%) User Stories
12 110 (9.24%) BDD
12 110 (9.24%) Mentoring
13 100 (8.40%) Unit Testing
14 91 (7.65%) Project Management
15 85 (7.14%) SDLC
16 82 (6.89%) Continuous Improvement
17 78 (6.55%) Software Delivery
18 77 (6.47%) Web Development
19 76 (6.39%) Sprint Planning
Programming Languages
1 443 (37.23%) C#
2 380 (31.93%) JavaScript
3 250 (21.01%) SQL
4 200 (16.81%) Java
5 83 (6.97%) Python
6 82 (6.89%) C++
7 69 (5.80%) TypeScript
8 42 (3.53%) C
9 37 (3.11%) Bash Shell
9 37 (3.11%) T-SQL
10 32 (2.69%) Kotlin
11 31 (2.61%) Java 8
11 31 (2.61%) PowerShell
12 21 (1.76%) PHP
13 18 (1.51%) Ruby
14 16 (1.34%) VB
15 10 (0.84%) Perl
15 10 (0.84%) Scala
15 10 (0.84%) VB6
16 9 (0.76%) ES6
Qualifications
1 183 (15.38%) Degree
2 41 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.94%) ISTQB
4 32 (2.69%) ISEB
5 28 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 24 (2.02%) SC Cleared
7 21 (1.76%) Computer Science Degree
8 15 (1.26%) PMP
9 9 (0.76%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.42%) CISA
10 5 (0.42%) CISSP
10 5 (0.42%) CIW
11 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 3 (0.25%) CISM
13 2 (0.17%) CSPO
13 2 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.17%) IIBA
13 2 (0.17%) SANS
14 1 (0.084%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (8.99%) QA
2 13 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.67%) DICOM
4 7 (0.59%) NIST
5 6 (0.50%) PMO
6 4 (0.34%) SLA
7 3 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.25%) GDPR
7 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.25%) NIST 800
7 3 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.17%) COBIT
8 2 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.084%) WAI
System Software
1 180 (15.13%) Docker
2 13 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (1.09%) vSphere
3 6 (0.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (0.42%) oVirt
4 5 (0.42%) RHEV
4 5 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.34%) ACF2
5 4 (0.34%) RACF
6 3 (0.25%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (0.25%) Postfix
6 3 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (0.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 105 (8.82%) Kubernetes
2 32 (2.69%) Terraform
3 23 (1.93%) Ansible
4 20 (1.68%) Puppet
5 10 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (0.50%) logstash
7 5 (0.42%) HP ALM
7 5 (0.42%) Prometheus
8 4 (0.34%) Mesos
9 3 (0.25%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 3 (0.25%) SCCM
9 3 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
10 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.17%) Packer
11 1 (0.084%) Grafana
11 1 (0.084%) HAProxy
11 1 (0.084%) Salt
11 1 (0.084%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 174 (14.62%) Microsoft
2 52 (4.37%) Google
3 36 (3.03%) IBM
4 34 (2.86%) Oracle
5 25 (2.10%) VMware
6 21 (1.76%) SAP
7 19 (1.60%) Xamarin
8 18 (1.51%) Adobe
9 17 (1.43%) Atlassian
10 10 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 10 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
11 9 (0.76%) Telerik
12 8 (0.67%) HP
13 7 (0.59%) Aruba
13 7 (0.59%) CA
13 7 (0.59%) Cisco
13 7 (0.59%) Meraki
13 7 (0.59%) Palo Alto
13 7 (0.59%) Sitecore
13 7 (0.59%) SolarWinds