Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 21 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,886 2,783 2,808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.09% 9.09% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.18% 10.15% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2,558 2,494 2,642
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £34,211 £32,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,125 £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 25,816 27,423 31,416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 90.27% 89.54% 89.27%
Number of salaries quoted 21,280 22,635 26,097
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £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 November 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 17 November 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 1,101 £55,000 +10.00% 188
Berkshire +7 602 £57,500 +9.52% 97
Surrey +1 582 £55,000 +10.00% 70
Hampshire +3 509 £50,000 +11.11% 65
East Sussex +1 298 £52,500 +5.00% 11
West Sussex +14 279 £49,000 +3.16% 27
Buckinghamshire +7 249 £47,500 +5.56% 50
Oxfordshire -1 249 £52,500 +5.00% 41
Kent +14 103 £42,500 -5.56% 45
Middlesex +6 6 £70,000 -8.20% 2
Sussex +2 1 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 2,637 (91.37%) Agile Software Development
2 1,053 (36.49%) JavaScript
3 913 (31.64%) C#
4 816 (28.27%) .NET
5 761 (26.37%) HTML
6 717 (24.84%) TDD
7 711 (24.64%) CSS
8 681 (23.60%) SQL
9 661 (22.90%) AngularJS
10 601 (20.82%) Java
11 584 (20.24%) Test Automation
12 561 (19.44%) Git (software)
13 524 (18.16%) MVC
13 524 (18.16%) Finance
14 518 (17.95%) SQL Server
15 516 (17.88%) Kanban
16 501 (17.36%) Microsoft
17 445 (15.42%) Software Engineering
18 437 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
19 432 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
20 419 (14.52%) JIRA
21 416 (14.41%) Degree
22 413 (14.31%) SDLC
23 386 (13.37%) BDD
23 386 (13.37%) ASP.NET
24 379 (13.13%) React
25 376 (13.03%) QA
26 351 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
27 347 (12.02%) jQuery
28 332 (11.50%) 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
1 184 (6.38%) Confluence
2 93 (3.22%) Elasticsearch
3 67 (2.32%) Apache
3 67 (2.32%) IIS
4 60 (2.08%) JBoss
5 49 (1.70%) Tomcat
6 35 (1.21%) WebLogic
7 33 (1.14%) SharePoint
8 27 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
9 25 (0.87%) CMS
10 23 (0.80%) Apache Spark
11 20 (0.69%) nginx
11 20 (0.69%) WebSphere
12 19 (0.66%) OpenStack
13 18 (0.62%) MS Exchange
14 17 (0.59%) NServiceBus
14 17 (0.59%) SAS
15 16 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 15 (0.52%) Apache Solr
16 15 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 39 (1.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 25 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 16 (0.55%) Chatbot
5 10 (0.35%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 8 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
8 7 (0.24%) Photoshop
9 4 (0.14%) EngageOne
10 2 (0.069%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.069%) Mingle
10 2 (0.069%) UXPin
11 1 (0.035%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 27 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (0.14%) Scribe Insight
4 2 (0.069%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (0.069%) Magento
4 2 (0.069%) TIBCO iProcess
4 2 (0.069%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.069%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.035%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.035%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 432 (14.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 351 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
3 166 (5.75%) SaaS
4 119 (4.12%) GitHub
5 63 (2.18%) Office 365
6 57 (1.98%) PaaS
7 56 (1.94%) Serverless
8 52 (1.80%) npm
9 44 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
9 44 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
10 42 (1.46%) IaaS
11 35 (1.21%) Dynamics 365
12 31 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
13 30 (1.04%) Amazon S3
14 26 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
15 24 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
16 21 (0.73%) OpenShift
17 18 (0.62%) DigitalOcean
18 17 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
19 11 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 73 (2.53%) Internet
2 59 (2.04%) Firewall
3 56 (1.94%) DNS
4 54 (1.87%) DHCP
5 34 (1.18%) HTTP
6 20 (0.69%) Network Security
7 19 (0.66%) Skype
8 11 (0.38%) Broadband
9 9 (0.31%) AMQP
10 8 (0.28%) CDMA
10 8 (0.28%) GSM
10 8 (0.28%) LTE
10 8 (0.28%) UMTS
11 6 (0.21%) Hyperconnected
11 6 (0.21%) TCP/IP
12 5 (0.17%) DSL
12 5 (0.17%) VPN
12 5 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (0.14%) HTTPS
13 4 (0.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 518 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 203 (7.03%) MySQL
3 170 (5.89%) Relational Database
4 150 (5.20%) NoSQL
5 147 (5.09%) MongoDB
6 111 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 69 (2.39%) SQL Server 2016
8 68 (2.36%) RDBMS
9 64 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 54 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 50 (1.73%) Redis
12 46 (1.59%) Big Data
13 45 (1.56%) SAP BW
14 42 (1.46%) Power BI
15 39 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
16 35 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 34 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
18 25 (0.87%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 24 (0.83%) Oracle Database
20 23 (0.80%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 561 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 419 (14.52%) JIRA
3 332 (11.50%) Jenkins
4 243 (8.42%) Visual Studio
5 224 (7.76%) Selenium
6 171 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
7 119 (4.12%) Subversion
8 105 (3.64%) NUnit
9 98 (3.40%) Cucumber
10 93 (3.22%) TeamCity
11 90 (3.12%) Maven
12 84 (2.91%) Bitbucket
13 82 (2.84%) MSTest
13 82 (2.84%) WebDriver
14 77 (2.67%) JUnit
15 68 (2.36%) Ranorex
16 65 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
17 64 (2.22%) webpack
18 60 (2.08%) Visual Studio Coded UI
19 58 (2.01%) Moq
General
1 524 (18.16%) Finance
2 182 (6.31%) Retail
3 81 (2.81%) Marketing
4 80 (2.77%) Telecoms
5 62 (2.15%) Banking
6 59 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 47 (1.63%) Games
8 45 (1.56%) Electronics
9 35 (1.21%) Advertising
10 27 (0.94%) Automotive
11 23 (0.80%) Back Office
12 18 (0.62%) Hindi Language
12 18 (0.62%) Punjabi Language
12 18 (0.62%) Urdu Language
13 15 (0.52%) Legal
14 13 (0.45%) Aerospace
15 12 (0.42%) Local Government
15 12 (0.42%) Military
16 10 (0.35%) German Language
17 9 (0.31%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,286 (44.56%) Developer
2 333 (11.54%) .NET Developer
3 322 (11.16%) C# Developer
4 255 (8.84%) Analyst
5 236 (8.18%) Software Developer
6 218 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 211 (7.31%) C# .NET Developer
8 210 (7.28%) Java Developer
9 156 (5.41%) Software Engineer
10 144 (4.99%) Lead Developer
11 136 (4.71%) Scrum Master
12 135 (4.68%) Architect
13 134 (4.64%) Project Manager
14 133 (4.61%) JavaScript Developer
15 129 (4.47%) Business Analyst
16 119 (4.12%) C# Software Developer
17 112 (3.88%) Tester
18 111 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
19 103 (3.57%) PHP Developer
20 102 (3.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 816 (28.27%) .NET
2 761 (26.37%) HTML
3 711 (24.64%) CSS
4 661 (22.90%) AngularJS
5 386 (13.37%) ASP.NET
6 379 (13.13%) React
7 347 (12.02%) jQuery
8 315 (10.91%) HTML5
9 309 (10.71%) REST
10 299 (10.36%) Web Services
11 270 (9.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 223 (7.73%) RESTful
13 211 (7.31%) CSS3
14 203 (7.03%) Node.js
15 202 (7.00%) WCF
16 199 (6.90%) Spring
17 189 (6.55%) .NET Framework
18 174 (6.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 162 (5.61%) SOAP
20 159 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 249 (8.63%) User Experience
2 183 (6.34%) Computer Science
3 145 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
4 116 (4.02%) Mobile App
5 115 (3.98%) Self-Motivation
6 112 (3.88%) Enterprise Software
7 108 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
8 73 (2.53%) Fintech
9 66 (2.29%) Algorithms
10 60 (2.08%) FMCG
11 52 (1.80%) PKI
12 39 (1.35%) Linux Command Line
13 36 (1.25%) Reinsurance
14 35 (1.21%) Management Information System
15 31 (1.07%) Data Centre
16 25 (0.87%) PMI
17 18 (0.62%) EPoS
17 18 (0.62%) N-Tier
17 18 (0.62%) Public Cloud
18 16 (0.55%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 285 (9.88%) Linux
2 216 (7.48%) Windows
3 87 (3.01%) Unix
4 74 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 59 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 54 (1.87%) Windows Server 2008
7 50 (1.73%) Android
8 44 (1.52%) Apple iOS
9 38 (1.32%) Windows 10
10 36 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (1.18%) CentOS
12 12 (0.42%) Ubuntu
13 9 (0.31%) Debian
14 7 (0.24%) VMS
14 7 (0.24%) Windows 8
15 6 (0.21%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
17 3 (0.10%) OpenVMS
18 1 (0.035%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,637 (91.37%) Agile Software Development
2 717 (24.84%) TDD
3 584 (20.24%) Test Automation
4 524 (18.16%) MVC
5 516 (17.88%) Kanban
6 445 (15.42%) Software Engineering
7 437 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
8 413 (14.31%) SDLC
9 386 (13.37%) BDD
10 315 (10.91%) DevOps
11 292 (10.12%) Problem-Solving
12 257 (8.91%) Project Management
13 253 (8.77%) Unit Testing
14 247 (8.56%) User Stories
15 246 (8.52%) OO
16 244 (8.45%) Web Development
17 243 (8.42%) Mentoring
18 227 (7.87%) Microservices
19 206 (7.14%) Coaching
20 195 (6.76%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 1,053 (36.49%) JavaScript
2 913 (31.64%) C#
3 681 (23.60%) SQL
4 601 (20.82%) Java
5 256 (8.87%) Python
6 177 (6.13%) PHP
7 126 (4.37%) T-SQL
8 112 (3.88%) TypeScript
9 101 (3.50%) Java 8
10 99 (3.43%) PowerShell
11 83 (2.88%) ES6
12 82 (2.84%) C++
13 65 (2.25%) Ruby
14 64 (2.22%) Scala
15 53 (1.84%) VB.NET
16 45 (1.56%) Bash Shell
16 45 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 45 (1.56%) Shell Script
17 43 (1.49%) C
18 27 (0.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 416 (14.41%) Degree
2 93 (3.22%) ISEB
3 92 (3.19%) ISTQB
4 89 (3.08%) Computer Science Degree
5 87 (3.01%) Security Cleared
6 38 (1.32%) SC Cleared
7 36 (1.25%) PMI Certification
8 32 (1.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 25 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 24 (0.83%) PMP
11 15 (0.52%) DV Cleared
12 12 (0.42%) Master's Degree
12 12 (0.42%) Numerate Degree
12 12 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.35%) IIBA
14 7 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
14 7 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 6 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (0.17%) AWS Certification
17 4 (0.14%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 376 (13.03%) QA
2 27 (0.94%) GDPR
3 21 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 20 (0.69%) SLA
5 19 (0.66%) PMO
6 18 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 12 (0.42%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.28%) ISO 9001
9 5 (0.17%) DICOM
9 5 (0.17%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.17%) PSD2
10 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 4 (0.14%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.14%) PMBOK
11 3 (0.10%) ISO 8583
12 2 (0.069%) Disclosure Scotland
12 2 (0.069%) IFRS
12 2 (0.069%) PA-DSS
12 2 (0.069%) WCAG
13 1 (0.035%) P3O
System Software
1 202 (7.00%) Docker
2 60 (2.08%) Active Directory
3 55 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 42 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (0.42%) HDFS
6 9 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 8 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (0.24%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (0.21%) Varnish
10 5 (0.17%) Apache Flume
11 4 (0.14%) LXC
11 4 (0.14%) VMware Server
12 3 (0.10%) Firmware
12 3 (0.10%) vSphere
13 2 (0.069%) oVirt
13 2 (0.069%) RHEV
14 1 (0.035%) ACF2
14 1 (0.035%) RACF
14 1 (0.035%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.035%) zsh
Systems Management
1 118 (4.09%) Ansible
2 80 (2.77%) Puppet
3 70 (2.43%) Kubernetes
3 70 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
4 59 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
5 37 (1.28%) Terraform
6 32 (1.11%) SCCM
6 32 (1.11%) SCOM
7 23 (0.80%) Kibana
8 15 (0.52%) logstash
9 12 (0.42%) Packer
10 10 (0.35%) Nagios
11 8 (0.28%) Mesos
11 8 (0.28%) Rundeck
12 7 (0.24%) Salt
13 6 (0.21%) Grafana
13 6 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
13 6 (0.21%) HP ALM
14 5 (0.17%) Marathon
15 4 (0.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 501 (17.36%) Microsoft
2 165 (5.72%) Oracle
3 113 (3.92%) SAP
4 65 (2.25%) VMware
5 58 (2.01%) Atlassian
6 52 (1.80%) Google
7 43 (1.49%) Tableau
8 39 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (1.28%) ServiceNow
10 33 (1.14%) Xamarin
11 32 (1.11%) HP
12 27 (0.94%) Sitecore
13 25 (0.87%) Red Hat
14 20 (0.69%) Telerik
15 19 (0.66%) IBM
15 19 (0.66%) Twitter
16 15 (0.52%) Pega
17 14 (0.49%) New Relic
17 14 (0.49%) TIBCO
18 12 (0.42%) MuleSoft