Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 29 20
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 755 1,849 2,838
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 9.09% 7.24% 9.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.91% 7.97% 10.68%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,592 2,617
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £71,550 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 7,622 23,213 26,570
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.75% 90.85% 90.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6,201 18,536 21,960
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £28,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £70,025
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 -4 203 £57,500 +4.55% 36
Hampshire +22 172 £52,500 +10.53% 29
West Sussex +23 165 £55,000 +10.00% 14
Berkshire +1 133 £55,000 - 19
Surrey +4 128 £57,500 +4.55% 22
East Sussex -5 62 £55,000 - 7
Buckinghamshire -9 46 £57,500 +15.00% 12
Oxfordshire +3 24 £57,500 -4.17% 5
Kent +2 19 £50,500 +3.59% 6
Sussex +3 2 £52,500 -12.50% 1
Home Counties - 2 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 638 (84.50%) Agile Software Development
2 332 (43.97%) C#
3 318 (42.12%) .NET
4 249 (32.98%) JavaScript
5 225 (29.80%) Azure
6 208 (27.55%) HTML
7 202 (26.75%) DevOps
8 197 (26.09%) CSS
9 172 (22.78%) Microservices
10 163 (21.59%) SQL
11 161 (21.32%) .NET Core
12 143 (18.94%) Degree
13 142 (18.81%) AngularJS
14 141 (18.68%) TDD
15 140 (18.54%) Software Engineering
16 139 (18.41%) Docker
17 137 (18.15%) React
17 137 (18.15%) SQL Server
18 135 (17.88%) Test Automation
19 123 (16.29%) Kanban
20 120 (15.89%) Finance
21 114 (15.10%) Git (software)
22 110 (14.57%) ASP.NET
23 104 (13.77%) AWS
23 104 (13.77%) .NET Framework
24 97 (12.85%) JIRA
25 95 (12.58%) MVC
26 92 (12.19%) Java
27 86 (11.39%) Kubernetes
28 83 (10.99%) Microsoft

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 36 (4.77%) Confluence
2 10 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (1.19%) IIS
4 8 (1.06%) CMS
4 8 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 7 (0.93%) Apache
6 6 (0.79%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (0.66%) NServiceBus
7 5 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 5 (0.66%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.40%) Orchard CMS
9 2 (0.26%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.26%) Documentum
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Spatial
9 2 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.13%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (3.97%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.26%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 225 (29.80%) Azure
2 104 (13.77%) AWS
3 74 (9.80%) SaaS
4 18 (2.38%) GitHub
5 17 (2.25%) Serverless
6 14 (1.85%) GCP
7 11 (1.46%) IaaS
7 11 (1.46%) PaaS
7 11 (1.46%) Power Platform
8 7 (0.93%) Amazon SQS
9 6 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
9 6 (0.79%) Azure Functions
9 6 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
10 5 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (0.66%) BlazeMeter
10 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.66%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.66%) NuGet
11 4 (0.53%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 50 (6.62%) Skype
2 23 (3.05%) HTTP
3 5 (0.66%) SMTP
3 5 (0.66%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.53%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.53%) Internet
4 4 (0.53%) VPN
5 3 (0.40%) Modbus
5 3 (0.40%) MQTT
5 3 (0.40%) Profibus
5 3 (0.40%) RS-232
5 3 (0.40%) RS-485
6 2 (0.26%) BGP
6 2 (0.26%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.26%) DNS
6 2 (0.26%) Firewall
6 2 (0.26%) Network Security
6 2 (0.26%) OSPF
6 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (18.15%) SQL Server
2 41 (5.43%) MongoDB
3 38 (5.03%) NoSQL
4 20 (2.65%) Relational Database
5 19 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (1.85%) Azure SQL Database
7 11 (1.46%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
9 9 (1.19%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 9 (1.19%) MySQL
9 9 (1.19%) Power BI
9 9 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.66%) BigQuery
11 5 (0.66%) Cloud Spanner
11 5 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
11 5 (0.66%) SAP HANA
12 4 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.53%) Redis
Development Applications
1 114 (15.10%) Git (software)
2 97 (12.85%) JIRA
3 37 (4.90%) Visual Studio
4 31 (4.11%) Selenium
5 26 (3.44%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.78%) SpecFlow
7 20 (2.65%) JUnit
8 19 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (2.52%) WebDriver
9 16 (2.12%) Mockito
10 14 (1.85%) Bitbucket
11 13 (1.72%) Gradle
11 13 (1.72%) Visual Studio Team System
12 12 (1.59%) JMeter
13 11 (1.46%) Maven
13 11 (1.46%) NUnit
13 11 (1.46%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.32%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.19%) Moq
15 9 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 120 (15.89%) Finance
2 27 (3.58%) Public Sector
2 27 (3.58%) Retail
3 15 (1.99%) Manufacturing
3 15 (1.99%) Marketing
4 14 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (1.72%) Games
6 11 (1.46%) Banking
6 11 (1.46%) Electronics
6 11 (1.46%) Telecoms
7 7 (0.93%) Legal
8 4 (0.53%) Automotive
8 4 (0.53%) Back Office
9 2 (0.26%) Advertising
9 2 (0.26%) Publishing
10 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.13%) French Language
10 1 (0.13%) German Language
10 1 (0.13%) Law
10 1 (0.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 320 (42.38%) Developer
2 80 (10.60%) .NET Developer
3 77 (10.20%) Software Engineer
4 73 (9.67%) Scrum Master
5 68 (9.01%) C# Developer
6 62 (8.21%) Software Developer
7 56 (7.42%) Analyst
8 54 (7.15%) Senior Developer
9 45 (5.96%) Business Analyst
10 40 (5.30%) Lead Developer
11 38 (5.03%) Project Manager
12 36 (4.77%) C# .NET Developer
13 35 (4.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 31 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
15 27 (3.58%) Product Owner
16 22 (2.91%) Architect
16 22 (2.91%) Azure Developer
16 22 (2.91%) Java Developer
17 21 (2.78%) Senior C# Developer
18 20 (2.65%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 318 (42.12%) .NET
2 208 (27.55%) HTML
3 197 (26.09%) CSS
4 161 (21.32%) .NET Core
5 142 (18.81%) AngularJS
6 137 (18.15%) React
7 110 (14.57%) ASP.NET
8 104 (13.77%) .NET Framework
9 67 (8.87%) HTML5
10 63 (8.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 63 (8.34%) RESTful
11 59 (7.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 56 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web API
13 55 (7.28%) jQuery
14 51 (6.75%) REST
15 47 (6.23%) Node.js
16 44 (5.83%) JSON
17 41 (5.43%) CSS3
17 41 (5.43%) Web Services
17 41 (5.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (3.44%) User Experience
3 23 (3.05%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (2.25%) Mobile App
4 17 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (1.99%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.19%) PMI
7 9 (1.19%) Public Cloud
8 8 (1.06%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.66%) Life Science
9 5 (0.66%) Mainframe
10 4 (0.53%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (0.53%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.40%) Blog
11 3 (0.40%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.40%) Tandem
12 2 (0.26%) DataPower
12 2 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 53 (7.02%) Windows
2 40 (5.30%) Linux
3 35 (4.64%) Android
4 19 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.32%) Unix
6 3 (0.40%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.13%) CentOS
7 1 (0.13%) CoreOS
7 1 (0.13%) Debian
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 638 (84.50%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (26.75%) DevOps
3 172 (22.78%) Microservices
4 141 (18.68%) TDD
5 140 (18.54%) Software Engineering
6 135 (17.88%) Test Automation
7 123 (16.29%) Kanban
8 95 (12.58%) MVC
9 71 (9.40%) Mentoring
10 56 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
10 56 (7.42%) Project Management
11 55 (7.28%) Artificial Intelligence
11 55 (7.28%) BDD
12 54 (7.15%) Machine Learning
12 54 (7.15%) Problem-Solving
13 53 (7.02%) Front End Development
14 51 (6.75%) Unit Testing
15 46 (6.09%) Continuous Improvement
16 43 (5.70%) Sprint Planning
17 42 (5.56%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 332 (43.97%) C#
2 249 (32.98%) JavaScript
3 163 (21.59%) SQL
4 92 (12.19%) Java
5 61 (8.08%) TypeScript
6 50 (6.62%) C++
7 32 (4.24%) Python
8 26 (3.44%) Kotlin
9 23 (3.05%) T-SQL
10 20 (2.65%) C
10 20 (2.65%) Scala
11 19 (2.52%) Bash Shell
12 15 (1.99%) PHP
13 12 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.59%) VB
14 9 (1.19%) VB6
15 8 (1.06%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.06%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.93%) Java 8
17 6 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 143 (18.94%) Degree
2 31 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 28 (3.71%) ISTQB
4 23 (3.05%) ISEB
5 20 (2.65%) SC Cleared
6 19 (2.52%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (1.19%) PMI Certification
8 8 (1.06%) DV Cleared
9 7 (0.93%) PMP
10 5 (0.66%) CISSP
11 4 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.40%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.40%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.40%) PhD
13 2 (0.26%) CISA
13 2 (0.26%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.26%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.49%) QA
2 8 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.53%) NIST
4 3 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.26%) GDPR
5 2 (0.26%) SLA
6 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 139 (18.41%) Docker
2 7 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.93%) vSphere
3 3 (0.40%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 86 (11.39%) Kubernetes
2 33 (4.37%) Terraform
3 12 (1.59%) Ansible
4 6 (0.79%) Puppet
5 5 (0.66%) Cobbler
6 4 (0.53%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.53%) logstash
6 4 (0.53%) Mesos
6 4 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.53%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.13%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.13%) Istio
8 1 (0.13%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Packer
8 1 (0.13%) Salt
8 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 83 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 28 (3.71%) Google
3 19 (2.52%) VMware
4 13 (1.72%) SAP
5 10 (1.32%) Telerik
6 8 (1.06%) Oracle
7 6 (0.79%) Atlassian
7 6 (0.79%) CA
7 6 (0.79%) IBM
8 5 (0.66%) Adobe
8 5 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.53%) Tableau
10 3 (0.40%) CA Agile Central
10 3 (0.40%) Zend
11 2 (0.26%) Apple
11 2 (0.26%) Cisco
11 2 (0.26%) EMC
11 2 (0.26%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.26%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.26%) SolarWinds