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to

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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 27 21 23
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,831 1,799 950
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 8.51% 10.80% 9.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.98% 11.52% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1,041 1,117 808
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
25th Percentile £51,250 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

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 20,395 15,618 9,752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 94.80% 93.75% 92.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11,635 10,927 7,985
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £41,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.94% +2.00%
75th Percentile £71,250 £66,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 15 August 2022.

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 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Hampshire +7 584 £60,000 +9.09% 38
Thames Valley -24 434 £62,500 +13.64% 38
Surrey +6 398 £70,000 +16.67% 27
Berkshire -6 259 £62,500 +8.70% 18
East Sussex -13 144 £52,500 +5.00% 10
Buckinghamshire -41 105 £57,250 +18.04% 15
Kent +8 101 £60,000 +9.09% 6
West Sussex -21 96 £65,000 +8.33% 10
Oxfordshire -24 74 £57,500 +9.52% 5
Home Counties 0 15 £100,000 +17.65%
Middlesex -22 12 - - 1
Sussex - 3 £40,000 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 1,681 (91.81%) Agile
2 541 (29.55%) C#
3 520 (28.40%) .NET
4 467 (25.51%) DevOps
5 460 (25.12%) Social Skills
6 450 (24.58%) Finance
7 443 (24.19%) CI/CD
8 436 (23.81%) JavaScript
9 429 (23.43%) Test Automation
10 416 (22.72%) Azure
11 393 (21.46%) Software Engineering
12 371 (20.26%) Git (software)
13 347 (18.95%) Degree
14 331 (18.08%) Mentoring
15 318 (17.37%) SQL
15 318 (17.37%) Microsoft
16 316 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
17 312 (17.04%) React
18 290 (15.84%) Microservices
19 285 (15.57%) AWS
20 278 (15.18%) Java
21 273 (14.91%) Kanban
22 269 (14.69%) HTML
23 268 (14.64%) CSS
24 266 (14.53%) SaaS
25 263 (14.36%) SDLC
26 255 (13.93%) Python
27 254 (13.87%) Full Stack Development
28 251 (13.71%) TDD
29 249 (13.60%) QA

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
1 106 (5.79%) Confluence
2 24 (1.31%) Apache
2 24 (1.31%) Apache Spark
3 19 (1.04%) CMS
4 14 (0.76%) IIS
5 12 (0.66%) Headless CMS
6 10 (0.55%) Tomcat
7 9 (0.49%) Drupal
7 9 (0.49%) GeoServer
7 9 (0.49%) JBoss
7 9 (0.49%) OpenStack
7 9 (0.49%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.33%) nginx
9 4 (0.22%) Tornado
10 3 (0.16%) WordPress
11 2 (0.11%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.11%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.11%) WildFly
12 1 (0.055%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.055%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 69 (3.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 43 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 31 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
4 27 (1.47%) Microsoft Project
5 26 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 16 (0.87%) Campfire
7 13 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
8 11 (0.60%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.60%) Simulink
9 5 (0.27%) AutoCAD
9 5 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
10 3 (0.16%) InVision
10 3 (0.16%) Sketch
10 3 (0.16%) Zeplin
11 2 (0.11%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 20 (1.09%) Payment Gateway
2 19 (1.04%) Academy Housing
3 6 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (0.22%) NetSuite
5 3 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
5 3 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP BRIM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP MDG
6 2 (0.11%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 1 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.055%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.055%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.055%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.055%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.055%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.055%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.055%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.055%) SAP WM
7 1 (0.055%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 416 (22.72%) Azure
2 285 (15.57%) AWS
3 266 (14.53%) SaaS
4 154 (8.41%) Azure DevOps
5 102 (5.57%) GCP
6 77 (4.21%) Serverless
7 76 (4.15%) Power Platform
8 72 (3.93%) GitHub
9 60 (3.28%) PaaS
10 54 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
11 19 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
12 18 (0.98%) Contentful
12 18 (0.98%) npm
12 18 (0.98%) Smartsheet
13 17 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
13 17 (0.93%) SAP Commerce Cloud
14 16 (0.87%) OpenShift
15 15 (0.82%) BigCommerce
15 15 (0.82%) Commercetools
15 15 (0.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (2.02%) Broadband
2 26 (1.42%) Firewall
3 19 (1.04%) Wireless
4 18 (0.98%) HTTP
5 15 (0.82%) Internet
5 15 (0.82%) SNA
6 13 (0.71%) MQTT
6 13 (0.71%) WAN
7 12 (0.66%) LAN
7 12 (0.66%) TCP/IP
8 11 (0.60%) SD-WAN
8 11 (0.60%) WLAN
9 10 (0.55%) HTTPS
9 10 (0.55%) VoIP
10 8 (0.44%) Bluetooth
10 8 (0.44%) DNS
11 7 (0.38%) SMTP
12 5 (0.27%) PPP
13 4 (0.22%) Wireless Security
14 3 (0.16%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 206 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 155 (8.47%) Relational Database
3 79 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
4 70 (3.82%) NoSQL
5 67 (3.66%) Power BI
6 66 (3.60%) MySQL
7 55 (3.00%) RDBMS
8 51 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
9 46 (2.51%) Big Data
10 43 (2.35%) Elasticsearch
11 38 (2.08%) Redis
12 24 (1.31%) MongoDB
12 24 (1.31%) Oracle Database
13 23 (1.26%) SSDT
14 22 (1.20%) Hadoop
15 19 (1.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 14 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
17 13 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
17 13 (0.71%) Metadata
18 11 (0.60%) TIBCO EBX
Development Applications
1 371 (20.26%) Git (software)
2 248 (13.54%) JIRA
3 201 (10.98%) Jenkins
4 124 (6.77%) Visual Studio
5 92 (5.02%) Selenium
6 86 (4.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 73 (3.99%) TeamCity
8 55 (3.00%) Cucumber
9 54 (2.95%) SpecFlow
10 43 (2.35%) Maven
11 42 (2.29%) JUnit
12 41 (2.24%) NUnit
13 40 (2.18%) Bitbucket
14 36 (1.97%) Jasmine
15 33 (1.80%) Mockito
16 27 (1.47%) Gradle
17 25 (1.37%) webpack
18 22 (1.20%) GoogleTest
19 21 (1.15%) TestRail
20 19 (1.04%) Cypress.io
General
1 460 (25.12%) Social Skills
2 450 (24.58%) Finance
3 132 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
4 103 (5.63%) Manufacturing
5 84 (4.59%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 82 (4.48%) Retail
7 64 (3.50%) Banking
7 64 (3.50%) Presentation Skills
8 60 (3.28%) Marketing
9 53 (2.89%) Organisational Skills
10 47 (2.57%) Public Sector
11 46 (2.51%) Law
12 44 (2.40%) Legal
13 40 (2.18%) Back Office
14 37 (2.02%) Telecoms
15 26 (1.42%) Aviation
15 26 (1.42%) Influencing Skills
15 26 (1.42%) Social Housing
16 25 (1.37%) Financial Institution
17 24 (1.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 531 (29.00%) Developer
2 239 (13.05%) Software Engineer
3 206 (11.25%) Software Developer
4 145 (7.92%) Project Manager
5 124 (6.77%) Senior Developer
6 110 (6.01%) Analyst
7 105 (5.73%) .NET Developer
8 92 (5.02%) Scrum Master
9 91 (4.97%) Product Owner
10 87 (4.75%) Full Stack Developer
11 84 (4.59%) .NET Software Developer
12 82 (4.48%) Senior Manager
13 66 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
14 55 (3.00%) Business Analyst
15 49 (2.68%) C++ Software Engineer
16 48 (2.62%) Architect
17 46 (2.51%) Embedded Engineer
18 45 (2.46%) C# Developer
19 44 (2.40%) QA Leader
20 43 (2.35%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 520 (28.40%) .NET
2 312 (17.04%) React
3 269 (14.69%) HTML
4 268 (14.64%) CSS
5 241 (13.16%) .NET Core
6 188 (10.27%) AngularJS
7 152 (8.30%) .NET Framework
8 147 (8.03%) ASP.NET
9 142 (7.76%) RESTful
10 107 (5.84%) HTML5
11 100 (5.46%) Vue.js
12 98 (5.35%) JSON
13 96 (5.24%) REST
14 95 (5.19%) CSS3
15 93 (5.08%) Spring
16 90 (4.92%) Node.js
17 76 (4.15%) Kafka
18 71 (3.88%) Web Services
19 63 (3.44%) XML
20 62 (3.39%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 164 (8.96%) User Experience
2 85 (4.64%) Cloud Native
3 80 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
4 69 (3.77%) Mobile App
5 56 (3.06%) Virtual Team
6 54 (2.95%) Life Science
7 48 (2.62%) Public Cloud
8 40 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
9 38 (2.08%) Management Information System
10 33 (1.80%) NHS
11 31 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
12 30 (1.64%) Mobile Payment
13 28 (1.53%) Algorithms
14 18 (0.98%) Tandem
15 16 (0.87%) Renewable Energy
16 15 (0.82%) ARM Cortex
16 15 (0.82%) iPad
17 14 (0.76%) Cyberattack
17 14 (0.76%) Low-Code
17 14 (0.76%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 171 (9.34%) Linux
2 116 (6.34%) Windows
3 63 (3.44%) Android
4 35 (1.91%) Apple iOS
5 28 (1.53%) VMS
6 20 (1.09%) CentOS
7 18 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
7 18 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 12 (0.66%) Unix
10 11 (0.60%) Windows Server
11 5 (0.27%) Debian
11 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.16%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.11%) FreeRTOS
13 2 (0.11%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,681 (91.81%) Agile
2 467 (25.51%) DevOps
3 443 (24.19%) CI/CD
4 429 (23.43%) Test Automation
5 393 (21.46%) Software Engineering
6 331 (18.08%) Mentoring
7 316 (17.26%) Problem-Solving
8 290 (15.84%) Microservices
9 273 (14.91%) Kanban
10 263 (14.36%) SDLC
11 254 (13.87%) Full Stack Development
12 251 (13.71%) TDD
13 234 (12.78%) Project Management
14 233 (12.73%) Computer Science
15 223 (12.18%) Coaching
16 212 (11.58%) Sprint Planning
17 204 (11.14%) Continuous Integration
18 197 (10.76%) Project Delivery
19 186 (10.16%) BDD
20 168 (9.18%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 541 (29.55%) C#
2 436 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 318 (17.37%) SQL
4 278 (15.18%) Java
5 255 (13.93%) Python
6 148 (8.08%) TypeScript
7 121 (6.61%) C++
8 96 (5.24%) C
9 94 (5.13%) PHP
10 76 (4.15%) Kotlin
11 54 (2.95%) T-SQL
12 52 (2.84%) PowerShell
13 50 (2.73%) Ruby
14 45 (2.46%) Go
15 30 (1.64%) Bash
16 28 (1.53%) Perl
17 25 (1.37%) Scala
17 25 (1.37%) VB.NET
18 23 (1.26%) Groovy
19 21 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 347 (18.95%) Degree
2 103 (5.63%) Computer Science Degree
3 101 (5.52%) Security Cleared
4 70 (3.82%) SC Cleared
5 48 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 37 (2.02%) PMP
7 34 (1.86%) Master's Degree
8 31 (1.69%) ISEB
9 24 (1.31%) PMI Certification
10 19 (1.04%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.60%) AAT
11 11 (0.60%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
13 7 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 7 (0.38%) PgMP
14 3 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
14 3 (0.16%) CSPO
14 3 (0.16%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.11%) CSSLP
15 2 (0.11%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (13.60%) QA
2 29 (1.58%) Accessibility
2 29 (1.58%) PMO
3 24 (1.31%) WCAG
4 19 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 17 (0.93%) GDPR
6 12 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 11 (0.60%) Cyber Essentials
7 11 (0.60%) ISO 9001
7 11 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 8 (0.44%) SLA
9 1 (0.055%) MISRA
9 1 (0.055%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.055%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.055%) SEPA
System Software
1 236 (12.89%) Docker
2 28 (1.53%) Firmware
3 21 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (0.55%) Embedded Firmware
5 9 (0.49%) Active Directory
6 6 (0.33%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.22%) vSphere
8 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.055%) Postfix
9 1 (0.055%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 151 (8.25%) Kubernetes
2 53 (2.89%) Terraform
3 47 (2.57%) Ansible
4 25 (1.37%) Kibana
5 18 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (0.87%) Grafana
7 12 (0.66%) Puppet
8 8 (0.44%) Opsview
9 5 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.16%) Rancher
11 2 (0.11%) Consul
11 2 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.11%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.055%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.055%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.055%) PingFederate
12 1 (0.055%) SCCM
12 1 (0.055%) SCOM
Vendors
1 318 (17.37%) Microsoft
2 119 (6.50%) Google
3 69 (3.77%) Oracle
4 25 (1.37%) Red Hat
4 25 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
5 23 (1.26%) Adobe
6 22 (1.20%) IBM
7 21 (1.15%) SAP
7 21 (1.15%) Telerik
8 17 (0.93%) Xamarin
9 12 (0.66%) TIBCO
9 12 (0.66%) Zend
10 11 (0.60%) Alteryx
10 11 (0.60%) SaltStack
10 11 (0.60%) Trillium
11 10 (0.55%) Atlassian
12 9 (0.49%) New Relic
12 9 (0.49%) Sencha
12 9 (0.49%) UiPath
13 7 (0.38%) Refinitiv