Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2813 2804 2903
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 9.12% 8.02% 6.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.43% 9.18% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2517 2638 2653
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £66,250 £66,650
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 26983 30553 37260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.47% 87.40% 86.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22199 25337 30803
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +10 1028 £50,000 +5.26% 70
Surrey +6 664 £50,000 - 35
Hampshire -4 508 £45,000 - 36
Berkshire +7 503 £52,500 +5.00% 39
East Sussex +15 299 £50,000 +25.00% 11
Buckinghamshire +8 277 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Oxfordshire +3 265 £50,000 +11.11% 21
West Sussex -9 193 £47,500 -5.00% 7
Kent +9 92 £43,750 -7.89% 11
Home Counties +5 9 £43,500 -24.35%
M4 Corridor - 6 - -
Sussex - 5 £35,000 - 4
Middlesex -22 4 £76,250 +52.50%
Isle of Wight +1 3 £27,000 +1.89%
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 2623 (93.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1100 (39.10%) C#
3 1042 (37.04%) JavaScript
4 998 (35.48%) .NET
5 833 (29.61%) TDD
6 774 (27.52%) HTML
7 755 (26.84%) SQL Server
8 744 (26.45%) SQL
9 720 (25.60%) CSS
10 694 (24.67%) Java
11 672 (23.89%) MVC
12 638 (22.68%) AngularJS
13 525 (18.66%) ASP.NET
13 525 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
14 486 (17.28%) Finance
15 480 (17.06%) Kanban
16 474 (16.85%) Software Engineering
17 471 (16.74%) Test Automation
18 443 (15.75%) Microsoft
19 413 (14.68%) jQuery
20 410 (14.58%) SDLC
21 375 (13.33%) HTML5
22 374 (13.30%) BDD
23 372 (13.22%) Degree
24 370 (13.15%) Git (software)
25 364 (12.94%) Web Services
26 333 (11.84%) Linux
27 327 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
28 306 (10.88%) QA
29 292 (10.38%) REST

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
1 112 (3.98%) IIS
2 98 (3.48%) Confluence
3 84 (2.99%) Apache
4 73 (2.60%) CMS
5 71 (2.52%) Elasticsearch
6 68 (2.42%) Tomcat
7 67 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
8 47 (1.67%) Apache Spark
9 43 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 36 (1.28%) SharePoint
11 33 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
12 31 (1.10%) JBoss
13 30 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 26 (0.92%) OpenStack
15 22 (0.78%) nginx
15 22 (0.78%) Umbraco
16 21 (0.75%) DNN
16 21 (0.75%) Documentum
17 14 (0.50%) SugarCRM
18 12 (0.43%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 45 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (1.07%) Microsoft Project
3 25 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
4 17 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 11 (0.39%) Chatbot
7 4 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.11%) Niku Workbench
8 3 (0.11%) Simulink
9 1 (0.036%) InDesign
9 1 (0.036%) InVision
9 1 (0.036%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.036%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 18 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
2 12 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.32%) SAP ERP
3 9 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.14%) nopCommerce
5 4 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.071%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics GP
7 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.036%) Magento
7 1 (0.036%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.036%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 239 (8.50%) Amazon AWS
2 235 (8.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 132 (4.69%) SaaS
4 50 (1.78%) GitHub
5 35 (1.24%) Amazon EC2
6 32 (1.14%) npm
7 31 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 22 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.50%) PaaS
10 13 (0.46%) OpenShift
11 12 (0.43%) Amazon S3
12 10 (0.36%) Dropbox
12 10 (0.36%) Force.com
13 8 (0.28%) Azure Machine Learning
14 7 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 7 (0.25%) IaaS
14 7 (0.25%) Trello
15 6 (0.21%) Azure Data Factory
15 6 (0.21%) Office 365
16 4 (0.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 54 (1.92%) Internet
2 50 (1.78%) Broadband
3 35 (1.24%) HTTP
4 9 (0.32%) Firewall
4 9 (0.32%) Hyperconnected
5 8 (0.28%) DHCP
5 8 (0.28%) Wireless
6 7 (0.25%) SMTP
7 6 (0.21%) MPLS
7 6 (0.21%) Network Security
7 6 (0.21%) SAN
7 6 (0.21%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.18%) Intranet
8 5 (0.18%) VoIP
9 4 (0.14%) BGP
9 4 (0.14%) EIGRP
9 4 (0.14%) OSPF
9 4 (0.14%) RIP
9 4 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 755 (26.84%) SQL Server
2 197 (7.00%) MySQL
3 151 (5.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 147 (5.23%) Big Data
5 132 (4.69%) MongoDB
6 113 (4.02%) NoSQL
7 106 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 103 (3.66%) Relational Database
9 72 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
10 70 (2.49%) Hadoop
11 63 (2.24%) PostgreSQL
12 60 (2.13%) Oracle Database
13 50 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 45 (1.60%) RDBMS
15 41 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
16 39 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 37 (1.32%) Redis
18 33 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
19 32 (1.14%) Power BI
20 31 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 370 (13.15%) Git (software)
2 279 (9.92%) Selenium
3 240 (8.53%) JIRA
4 209 (7.43%) NUnit
5 199 (7.07%) Jenkins
5 199 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 196 (6.97%) Visual Studio
7 124 (4.41%) Subversion
8 105 (3.73%) WebDriver
9 100 (3.55%) Cucumber
10 91 (3.23%) Maven
11 86 (3.06%) Moq
12 80 (2.84%) MSTest
13 78 (2.77%) JUnit
14 72 (2.56%) TeamCity
15 67 (2.38%) Rhino Mocks
16 62 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
17 46 (1.64%) SoapUI
17 46 (1.64%) SpecFlow
18 42 (1.49%) Eclipse
General
1 486 (17.28%) Finance
2 177 (6.29%) Retail
3 131 (4.66%) Telecoms
4 88 (3.13%) Marketing
5 46 (1.64%) Electronics
6 45 (1.60%) Back Office
7 41 (1.46%) Banking
8 38 (1.35%) Manufacturing
9 37 (1.32%) Publishing
10 34 (1.21%) Games
11 26 (0.92%) Legal
12 23 (0.82%) Advertising
13 16 (0.57%) Aerospace
13 16 (0.57%) Automotive
14 14 (0.50%) Military
15 13 (0.46%) Law
16 10 (0.36%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.25%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
19 3 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1479 (52.58%) Developer
2 634 (22.54%) .NET Developer
3 435 (15.46%) C# Developer
4 344 (12.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 282 (10.02%) Senior Developer
6 255 (9.07%) Java Developer
7 213 (7.57%) Analyst
8 191 (6.79%) Software Developer
9 161 (5.72%) ASP.NET Developer
10 158 (5.62%) Project Manager
11 156 (5.55%) Software Engineer
12 148 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 138 (4.91%) SQL Developer
14 137 (4.87%) Scrum Master
15 132 (4.69%) Agile Developer
16 130 (4.62%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 122 (4.34%) Business Analyst
18 120 (4.27%) JavaScript Developer
19 119 (4.23%) Test Engineer
20 115 (4.09%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 998 (35.48%) .NET
2 774 (27.52%) HTML
3 720 (25.60%) CSS
4 638 (22.68%) AngularJS
5 525 (18.66%) ASP.NET
6 413 (14.68%) jQuery
7 375 (13.33%) HTML5
8 364 (12.94%) Web Services
9 327 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 292 (10.38%) REST
11 280 (9.95%) .NET Framework
12 267 (9.49%) RESTful
13 259 (9.21%) React
14 255 (9.07%) Spring
15 227 (8.07%) WCF
16 226 (8.03%) CSS3
17 220 (7.82%) XML
18 210 (7.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 206 (7.32%) WPF
20 195 (6.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 234 (8.32%) Computer Science
2 233 (8.28%) User Experience
3 176 (6.26%) Greenfield Project
4 143 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 96 (3.41%) Mobile App
6 67 (2.38%) Fintech
7 34 (1.21%) iPad
8 32 (1.14%) Clustering
8 32 (1.14%) Management Information System
9 30 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 27 (0.96%) Tandem
11 24 (0.85%) Algorithms
12 22 (0.78%) Data Centre
13 19 (0.68%) W3C
14 18 (0.64%) Virtual Team
15 16 (0.57%) Client/Server
16 15 (0.53%) N-Tier
17 14 (0.50%) Public Cloud
18 12 (0.43%) BBC
19 11 (0.39%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 333 (11.84%) Linux
2 289 (10.27%) Windows
3 115 (4.09%) Unix
4 50 (1.78%) Apple iOS
5 48 (1.71%) Android
6 34 (1.21%) Ubuntu
7 27 (0.96%) CentOS
8 23 (0.82%) Debian
9 15 (0.53%) Windows Server
10 10 (0.36%) Windows 7
11 8 (0.28%) Solaris
12 7 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
12 7 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (0.18%) Embedded Linux
14 4 (0.14%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.071%) Windows Server 2008
16 1 (0.036%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.036%) SUSE
16 1 (0.036%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2623 (93.25%) Agile Software Development
2 833 (29.61%) TDD
3 672 (23.89%) MVC
4 525 (18.66%) Continuous Integration
5 480 (17.06%) Kanban
6 474 (16.85%) Software Engineering
7 471 (16.74%) Test Automation
8 410 (14.58%) SDLC
9 374 (13.30%) BDD
10 274 (9.74%) Web Development
11 251 (8.92%) Unit Testing
12 244 (8.67%) OO
13 236 (8.39%) Front End Development
14 223 (7.93%) Project Management
15 222 (7.89%) Mentoring
16 202 (7.18%) User Stories
17 190 (6.75%) E-Commerce
18 185 (6.58%) DevOps
19 175 (6.22%) Microservices
20 158 (5.62%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 1100 (39.10%) C#
2 1042 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 744 (26.45%) SQL
4 694 (24.67%) Java
5 273 (9.70%) T-SQL
6 272 (9.67%) Python
7 173 (6.15%) C++
8 147 (5.23%) PHP
9 138 (4.91%) VB.NET
10 111 (3.95%) Ruby
11 84 (2.99%) C
12 62 (2.20%) Scala
13 46 (1.64%) TypeScript
14 45 (1.60%) Groovy
15 42 (1.49%) ES6
16 40 (1.42%) Bash Shell
17 36 (1.28%) PowerShell
18 34 (1.21%) PL/SQL
19 33 (1.17%) VB
20 23 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 372 (13.22%) Degree
2 122 (4.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 91 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 75 (2.67%) ISEB
5 54 (1.92%) Security Cleared
6 29 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 28 (1.00%) PMP
8 27 (0.96%) PMI Certification
9 20 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
10 19 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 11 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.36%) APMP
13 9 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 7 (0.25%) APMG
14 7 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (0.11%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 3 (0.11%) MCTS
17 2 (0.071%) Master's Degree
17 2 (0.071%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 306 (10.88%) QA
2 24 (0.85%) PMO
3 15 (0.53%) SLA
4 12 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.21%) COBIT
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) WCAG
7 2 (0.071%) TickIT
7 2 (0.071%) WAI
8 1 (0.036%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.036%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 170 (6.04%) Docker
2 20 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.25%) Apache Flume
4 7 (0.25%) HDFS
5 5 (0.18%) Firmware
5 5 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (0.18%) XenApp
6 4 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 4 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.071%) Active Directory
8 1 (0.036%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.036%) OpenDJ
8 1 (0.036%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.036%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
2 49 (1.74%) Ansible
3 44 (1.56%) Puppet
4 36 (1.28%) Terraform
5 26 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
6 16 (0.57%) Mesos
6 16 (0.57%) Packer
7 14 (0.50%) Kubernetes
8 9 (0.32%) Nagios
9 6 (0.21%) Galera Cluster
9 6 (0.21%) OpenNebula
10 5 (0.18%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.18%) Oozie
10 5 (0.18%) SCCM
11 4 (0.14%) Salt
12 3 (0.11%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.071%) Grafana
14 1 (0.036%) Hadoop YARN
14 1 (0.036%) logstash
14 1 (0.036%) StatsD
Vendors
1 443 (15.75%) Microsoft
2 182 (6.47%) Oracle
3 54 (1.92%) Google
4 53 (1.88%) SAP
5 42 (1.49%) Xamarin
6 37 (1.32%) Sitecore
7 34 (1.21%) HP
8 31 (1.10%) Twitter
9 29 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 29 (1.03%) Telerik
10 28 (1.00%) Zend
11 27 (0.96%) VMware
12 25 (0.89%) Hortonworks
13 22 (0.78%) Sun
14 21 (0.75%) EMC
15 19 (0.68%) Talend
16 18 (0.64%) DevExpress
17 17 (0.60%) ArcSight
17 17 (0.60%) IBM
17 17 (0.60%) Jaspersoft