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

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 21 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,853 2,524 2,683
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.36% 8.50% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.54% 9.67% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2,572 2,294 2,548
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.82% -5.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
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 27,070 26,114 33,548
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.83% 87.99% 87.93%
Number of salaries quoted 22,395 21,612 28,229
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +5 1,177 £52,500 +5.00% 153
Hampshire +1 573 £50,000 +11.11% 66
Berkshire -2 526 £57,500 +9.52% 69
Surrey -4 480 £52,500 - 64
Oxfordshire +11 394 £52,500 +5.00% 42
East Sussex +14 312 £50,000 - 15
Buckinghamshire +7 272 £47,500 +5.56% 42
West Sussex +4 209 £45,000 - 15
Kent +7 97 £40,000 +6.67% 27
Middlesex +27 18 £110,000 +272.88% 1
Sussex - 13 £35,000 - 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 2,669 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1,024 (35.89%) JavaScript
3 1,005 (35.23%) C#
4 879 (30.81%) .NET
5 780 (27.34%) TDD
6 746 (26.15%) HTML
7 733 (25.69%) CSS
8 706 (24.75%) AngularJS
9 649 (22.75%) SQL
10 638 (22.36%) Java
11 597 (20.93%) SQL Server
12 575 (20.15%) MVC
13 566 (19.84%) Kanban
14 551 (19.31%) Test Automation
15 482 (16.89%) Git (software)
16 459 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
17 439 (15.39%) Finance
18 436 (15.28%) SDLC
19 429 (15.04%) JIRA
20 421 (14.76%) ASP.NET
21 411 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
22 396 (13.88%) Web Services
23 391 (13.70%) Software Engineering
24 388 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
25 381 (13.35%) Microsoft
26 364 (12.76%) QA
27 356 (12.48%) jQuery
28 353 (12.37%) BDD
29 337 (11.81%) REST
30 332 (11.64%) Degree

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
1 205 (7.19%) Confluence
2 68 (2.38%) Apache
3 60 (2.10%) JBoss
4 46 (1.61%) Tomcat
5 45 (1.58%) IIS
6 42 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 35 (1.23%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
9 31 (1.09%) Apache Spark
9 31 (1.09%) WebSphere
10 30 (1.05%) CMS
10 30 (1.05%) OpenStack
11 27 (0.95%) NServiceBus
12 23 (0.81%) Umbraco
13 21 (0.74%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
14 12 (0.42%) WordPress
15 10 (0.35%) SAS
16 8 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 7 (0.25%) nginx
Applications
1 35 (1.23%) Chatbot
2 31 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (1.02%) Microsoft Office
4 21 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (0.25%) HipChat
8 5 (0.18%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.18%) UXPin
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.14%) InVision
10 2 (0.070%) Mingle
10 2 (0.070%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 26 (0.91%) 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 5 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) BusinessWorks
5 2 (0.070%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.070%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.035%) OPENHousing
6 1 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 411 (14.41%) Amazon AWS
2 388 (13.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 218 (7.64%) SaaS
4 109 (3.82%) GitHub
5 86 (3.01%) PaaS
6 58 (2.03%) IaaS
7 40 (1.40%) npm
8 32 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
9 26 (0.91%) Serverless
10 25 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
11 24 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
11 24 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
12 23 (0.81%) OpenShift
13 21 (0.74%) Office 365
14 19 (0.67%) AWS Lambda
14 19 (0.67%) DigitalOcean
15 16 (0.56%) Heroku
16 13 (0.46%) Slack
17 12 (0.42%) Asana
17 12 (0.42%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (2.14%) Internet
2 49 (1.72%) Firewall
3 26 (0.91%) HTTP
4 25 (0.88%) AMQP
5 22 (0.77%) Broadband
6 20 (0.70%) DNS
7 19 (0.67%) Network Security
8 16 (0.56%) DHCP
9 14 (0.49%) Hyperconnected
10 11 (0.39%) SSL
10 11 (0.39%) TCP/IP
11 10 (0.35%) LAN
12 9 (0.32%) WAN
13 5 (0.18%) ATM
13 5 (0.18%) Sourcefire
14 4 (0.14%) DMZ
14 4 (0.14%) SMS
15 2 (0.070%) FTP
15 2 (0.070%) SAN
15 2 (0.070%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 597 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 194 (6.80%) MySQL
3 155 (5.43%) Relational Database
3 155 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
4 146 (5.12%) MongoDB
5 139 (4.87%) NoSQL
6 76 (2.66%) Big Data
7 73 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 70 (2.45%) RDBMS
9 58 (2.03%) Oracle Database
10 54 (1.89%) RavenDB
11 53 (1.86%) Data Warehouse
12 48 (1.68%) Redis
13 39 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 33 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
15 31 (1.09%) MariaDB
15 31 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
16 29 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
16 29 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 26 (0.91%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 482 (16.89%) Git (software)
2 429 (15.04%) JIRA
3 321 (11.25%) Jenkins
4 296 (10.38%) Selenium
5 183 (6.41%) Visual Studio
6 177 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
7 147 (5.15%) NUnit
8 115 (4.03%) Cucumber
9 111 (3.89%) Subversion
10 100 (3.51%) MSTest
11 98 (3.43%) WebDriver
12 79 (2.77%) Maven
13 74 (2.59%) JUnit
14 73 (2.56%) SpecFlow
15 69 (2.42%) SoapUI
16 59 (2.07%) TeamCity
17 54 (1.89%) Bitbucket
18 49 (1.72%) gulp
18 49 (1.72%) JMeter
19 48 (1.68%) webpack
General
1 439 (15.39%) Finance
2 238 (8.34%) Retail
3 82 (2.87%) Marketing
4 67 (2.35%) Banking
5 56 (1.96%) Games
6 44 (1.54%) Telecoms
7 38 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 38 (1.33%) Publishing
8 29 (1.02%) Electronics
9 28 (0.98%) Music Industry
10 26 (0.91%) Advertising
11 19 (0.67%) Automotive
11 19 (0.67%) Hindi Language
11 19 (0.67%) Punjabi Language
11 19 (0.67%) Urdu Language
12 16 (0.56%) German Language
13 14 (0.49%) French Language
13 14 (0.49%) Legal
14 9 (0.32%) Back Office
14 9 (0.32%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 1,295 (45.39%) Developer
2 424 (14.86%) .NET Developer
3 375 (13.14%) C# Developer
4 257 (9.01%) Analyst
5 254 (8.90%) C# .NET Developer
6 247 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 212 (7.43%) Java Developer
8 193 (6.76%) Software Developer
9 187 (6.55%) Software Engineer
10 172 (6.03%) Project Manager
11 168 (5.89%) JavaScript Developer
12 142 (4.98%) Lead Developer
13 129 (4.52%) Architect
14 122 (4.28%) Scrum Master
15 121 (4.24%) Tester
16 119 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
17 118 (4.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 106 (3.72%) Test Engineer
19 105 (3.68%) Business Analyst
19 105 (3.68%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 879 (30.81%) .NET
2 746 (26.15%) HTML
3 733 (25.69%) CSS
4 706 (24.75%) AngularJS
5 421 (14.76%) ASP.NET
6 396 (13.88%) Web Services
7 356 (12.48%) jQuery
8 337 (11.81%) REST
9 332 (11.64%) React
10 298 (10.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 296 (10.38%) HTML5
12 246 (8.62%) RESTful
13 232 (8.13%) CSS3
14 230 (8.06%) Spring
15 221 (7.75%) ASP.NET Web API
16 191 (6.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 190 (6.66%) .NET Framework
18 187 (6.55%) Node.js
19 170 (5.96%) WCF
20 169 (5.92%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 274 (9.60%) User Experience
2 157 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
3 156 (5.47%) Computer Science
4 136 (4.77%) Mobile App
5 116 (4.07%) Greenfield Project
5 116 (4.07%) Self-Motivation
6 111 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
7 43 (1.51%) Fintech
8 38 (1.33%) Algorithms
9 27 (0.95%) Linux Command Line
10 22 (0.77%) Virtual Team
11 21 (0.74%) Contactless
11 21 (0.74%) EMV
11 21 (0.74%) Public Cloud
12 20 (0.70%) Mainframe
13 19 (0.67%) Management Information System
14 16 (0.56%) Private Cloud
14 16 (0.56%) Social Network
15 15 (0.53%) PMI
16 14 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 322 (11.29%) Linux
2 218 (7.64%) Windows
3 60 (2.10%) Unix
4 41 (1.44%) Android
5 34 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 32 (1.12%) Windows Server
7 31 (1.09%) CentOS
8 23 (0.81%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.56%) Windows 10
11 14 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (0.32%) Debian
13 6 (0.21%) Solaris
14 5 (0.18%) DC/OS
14 5 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
15 4 (0.14%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.070%) Embedded Linux
17 1 (0.035%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,669 (93.55%) Agile Software Development
2 780 (27.34%) TDD
3 575 (20.15%) MVC
4 566 (19.84%) Kanban
5 551 (19.31%) Test Automation
6 459 (16.09%) Continuous Integration
7 436 (15.28%) SDLC
8 391 (13.70%) Software Engineering
9 353 (12.37%) BDD
10 306 (10.73%) Problem-Solving
11 302 (10.59%) DevOps
12 279 (9.78%) Unit Testing
13 271 (9.50%) Web Development
14 270 (9.46%) Project Management
15 254 (8.90%) Mentoring
16 248 (8.69%) Coaching
17 220 (7.71%) User Stories
18 217 (7.61%) OO
19 196 (6.87%) Front End Development
20 195 (6.83%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 1,024 (35.89%) JavaScript
2 1,005 (35.23%) C#
3 649 (22.75%) SQL
4 638 (22.36%) Java
5 275 (9.64%) Python
6 157 (5.50%) PHP
7 123 (4.31%) Java 8
8 114 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 94 (3.29%) C++
10 88 (3.08%) Scala
11 84 (2.94%) TypeScript
12 76 (2.66%) PowerShell
13 59 (2.07%) Ruby
14 50 (1.75%) VB.NET
15 39 (1.37%) ES6
16 38 (1.33%) C
17 36 (1.26%) Bash Shell
18 33 (1.16%) Go
19 27 (0.95%) PL/SQL
20 25 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 332 (11.64%) Degree
2 66 (2.31%) ISEB
3 65 (2.28%) Security Cleared
4 63 (2.21%) ISTQB
5 55 (1.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 46 (1.61%) PMI Certification
7 42 (1.47%) PMP
8 23 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 23 (0.81%) SC Cleared
9 20 (0.70%) MCSE
10 13 (0.46%) SANS
11 12 (0.42%) MCSA
12 11 (0.39%) Master's Degree
13 10 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 10 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (0.28%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.28%) MCSD
15 7 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 364 (12.76%) QA
2 49 (1.72%) GDPR
3 38 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 30 (1.05%) PCI DSS
5 20 (0.70%) SLA
6 17 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 17 (0.60%) PSD2
7 13 (0.46%) PMO
8 10 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.35%) PA-DSS
9 9 (0.32%) GCP
10 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.070%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.035%) COBIT
12 1 (0.035%) Data Quality
12 1 (0.035%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.035%) GAAP
12 1 (0.035%) IFRS
12 1 (0.035%) ISO 14001
12 1 (0.035%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 202 (7.08%) Docker
2 51 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 22 (0.77%) Active Directory
5 15 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (0.28%) Firmware
7 4 (0.14%) ACF2
7 4 (0.14%) LXC
7 4 (0.14%) RACF
8 3 (0.11%) oVirt
8 3 (0.11%) RHEV
9 2 (0.070%) HDFS
9 2 (0.070%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.035%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.035%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.035%) vSphere
10 1 (0.035%) zsh
Systems Management
1 92 (3.22%) Ansible
2 87 (3.05%) Opscode Chef
3 63 (2.21%) Kubernetes
3 63 (2.21%) Puppet
4 38 (1.33%) Terraform
5 23 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (0.56%) Kibana
7 14 (0.49%) logstash
8 10 (0.35%) Packer
9 8 (0.28%) Docker Swarm
9 8 (0.28%) Grafana
10 6 (0.21%) Marathon
11 5 (0.18%) Graphite
11 5 (0.18%) Graylog
11 5 (0.18%) HP ALM
11 5 (0.18%) Icinga
11 5 (0.18%) Mesos
12 3 (0.11%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.070%) Salt
14 1 (0.035%) Oozie
Vendors
1 381 (13.35%) Microsoft
2 204 (7.15%) Oracle
3 75 (2.63%) VMware
4 59 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
5 54 (1.89%) SAP
6 44 (1.54%) Atlassian
7 40 (1.40%) HP
8 38 (1.33%) Google
9 36 (1.26%) IBM
9 36 (1.26%) Xamarin
10 35 (1.23%) PayPal
11 33 (1.16%) Twitter
12 32 (1.12%) Apple
13 25 (0.88%) Facebook
14 23 (0.81%) Capita
15 19 (0.67%) TOWER Software
16 18 (0.63%) Red Hat
17 17 (0.60%) ServiceNow
18 16 (0.56%) Tableau
19 14 (0.49%) WorldPay