Period
to 25 June 2019

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 25 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South East
6 months to
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 21 21
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2,192 2,825 2,443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 8.31% 9.34% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.13% 10.37% 9.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1,801 2,570 2,213
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £34,750 £32,500 £31,400
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 24,014 27,253 26,240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 91.09% 90.06% 89.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19,244 22,673 21,626
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £74,275 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 -9 781 £55,000 +2.80% 55
Surrey +7 464 £55,000 +4.76% 28
Hampshire -13 449 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Berkshire -6 393 £55,000 -4.35% 16
Buckinghamshire +1 237 £47,500 -5.00% 26
West Sussex +6 205 £50,000 +11.11% 9
East Sussex -4 193 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Oxfordshire -13 150 £63,000 +26.00% 14
Kent +5 91 £47,500 +26.67% 15
Middlesex -11 3 £55,000 -50.00%
Sussex +11 2 £75,000 +114.29%
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 1,963 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 732 (33.39%) C#
3 715 (32.62%) .NET
4 692 (31.57%) JavaScript
5 506 (23.08%) SQL
6 494 (22.54%) Java
7 493 (22.49%) TDD
8 432 (19.71%) Test Automation
9 430 (19.62%) Software Engineering
10 417 (19.02%) Git (software)
10 417 (19.02%) AngularJS
11 413 (18.84%) HTML
12 392 (17.88%) CSS
13 380 (17.34%) JIRA
14 376 (17.15%) Microsoft
15 369 (16.83%) MVC
16 352 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
17 343 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
17 343 (15.65%) SQL Server
18 336 (15.33%) Kanban
19 326 (14.87%) Finance
20 313 (14.28%) DevOps
21 311 (14.19%) ASP.NET
22 308 (14.05%) Degree
23 303 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
24 272 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
25 270 (12.32%) .NET Framework
26 262 (11.95%) SDLC
27 258 (11.77%) User Stories
28 255 (11.63%) BDD

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
1 197 (8.99%) Confluence
2 40 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
2 40 (1.82%) Tomcat
3 35 (1.60%) IIS
4 31 (1.41%) CMS
5 27 (1.23%) Apache
6 24 (1.09%) Apache Spark
7 19 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
8 15 (0.68%) SharePoint
9 13 (0.59%) Apache Solr
10 10 (0.46%) OpenStack
11 8 (0.36%) MS Exchange
12 7 (0.32%) Mendix
12 7 (0.32%) nginx
13 6 (0.27%) ArcGIS
13 6 (0.27%) GeoServer
14 5 (0.23%) Drupal
14 5 (0.23%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
15 4 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 34 (1.55%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
3 18 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
4 10 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.32%) Sketch
6 4 (0.18%) InVision
6 4 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (0.14%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.14%) Simulink
8 2 (0.091%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.091%) Adobe XD
9 1 (0.046%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.046%) InDesign
9 1 (0.046%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.046%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 20 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.091%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.046%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.046%) Magento
5 1 (0.046%) OPENHousing
5 1 (0.046%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.046%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.046%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 352 (16.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 303 (13.82%) Amazon AWS
3 106 (4.84%) SaaS
4 73 (3.33%) Serverless
5 42 (1.92%) GitHub
5 42 (1.92%) IaaS
5 42 (1.92%) PaaS
6 39 (1.78%) Amazon S3
7 31 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 30 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (1.32%) npm
10 26 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
11 25 (1.14%) Office 365
12 21 (0.96%) Amazon SQS
12 21 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
12 21 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
12 21 (0.96%) Power Platform
13 20 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
14 17 (0.78%) AWS Fargate
15 16 (0.73%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 38 (1.73%) DNS
2 36 (1.64%) HTTP
3 27 (1.23%) DHCP
4 21 (0.96%) Firewall
5 15 (0.68%) Internet
6 13 (0.59%) TCP/IP
7 11 (0.50%) MPLS
8 10 (0.46%) SNMP
9 9 (0.41%) Intranet
10 8 (0.36%) CTI
11 7 (0.32%) Extranet
12 6 (0.27%) GPRS
12 6 (0.27%) VPN
13 5 (0.23%) Skype
13 5 (0.23%) VoIP
14 4 (0.18%) HTTPS
14 4 (0.18%) IPsec
15 3 (0.14%) SAN
16 2 (0.091%) Network Security
16 2 (0.091%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 343 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.16%) MongoDB
3 103 (4.70%) Relational Database
4 98 (4.47%) NoSQL
5 85 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
6 76 (3.47%) MySQL
7 71 (3.24%) Redis
8 58 (2.65%) Big Data
9 47 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
10 40 (1.82%) Hadoop
11 33 (1.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 30 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 27 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (1.05%) Data Lake
15 22 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
15 22 (1.00%) Oracle Database
16 21 (0.96%) Power BI
17 20 (0.91%) Azure SQL Database
17 20 (0.91%) Geospatial Data
18 18 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 417 (19.02%) Git (software)
2 380 (17.34%) JIRA
3 224 (10.22%) Selenium
4 181 (8.26%) Jenkins
5 178 (8.12%) Visual Studio
6 138 (6.30%) Cucumber
7 119 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 78 (3.56%) JUnit
9 77 (3.51%) SpecFlow
10 73 (3.33%) Maven
10 73 (3.33%) TeamCity
11 72 (3.28%) NUnit
12 59 (2.69%) WebDriver
12 59 (2.69%) webpack
13 57 (2.60%) Bitbucket
14 56 (2.55%) Subversion
15 54 (2.46%) SoapUI
16 52 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
17 49 (2.24%) Mocha
18 47 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 326 (14.87%) Finance
2 113 (5.16%) Retail
3 82 (3.74%) Marketing
4 29 (1.32%) Advertising
5 26 (1.19%) Military
6 24 (1.09%) Law
7 21 (0.96%) Telecoms
8 20 (0.91%) Aerospace
9 19 (0.87%) Local Government
10 17 (0.78%) Banking
10 17 (0.78%) Electronics
11 15 (0.68%) Games
11 15 (0.68%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.46%) Publishing
13 9 (0.41%) Back Office
13 9 (0.41%) Legal
14 8 (0.36%) Financial Institution
15 4 (0.18%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.091%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 934 (42.61%) Developer
2 270 (12.32%) .NET Developer
3 232 (10.58%) C# Developer
4 209 (9.53%) Analyst
5 208 (9.49%) Senior Developer
6 197 (8.99%) Software Engineer
7 171 (7.80%) Software Developer
8 170 (7.76%) Scrum Master
9 156 (7.12%) C# .NET Developer
9 156 (7.12%) Java Developer
10 143 (6.52%) Project Manager
11 137 (6.25%) Business Analyst
12 101 (4.61%) Test Engineer
13 100 (4.56%) Junior
14 75 (3.42%) ASP.NET Developer
15 72 (3.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 70 (3.19%) C# Software Developer
16 70 (3.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 67 (3.06%) Junior Developer
18 66 (3.01%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 715 (32.62%) .NET
2 417 (19.02%) AngularJS
3 413 (18.84%) HTML
4 392 (17.88%) CSS
5 311 (14.19%) ASP.NET
6 270 (12.32%) .NET Framework
7 250 (11.41%) React
8 230 (10.49%) Web Services
9 205 (9.35%) Spring
10 196 (8.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 191 (8.71%) HTML5
12 175 (7.98%) jQuery
13 162 (7.39%) REST
14 144 (6.57%) .NET Core
14 144 (6.57%) RESTful
15 143 (6.52%) WCF
16 132 (6.02%) JSON
17 125 (5.70%) ASP.NET Web API
18 115 (5.25%) Node.js
19 108 (4.93%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 161 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 117 (5.34%) User Experience
3 114 (5.20%) Self-Motivation
4 75 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
5 57 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
6 49 (2.24%) Mobile App
7 45 (2.05%) Management Information System
8 39 (1.78%) Algorithms
9 25 (1.14%) PKI
10 22 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 22 (1.00%) PMI
11 19 (0.87%) Data Structures
12 16 (0.73%) NHS
13 13 (0.59%) N-Tier
13 13 (0.59%) Public Cloud
14 9 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
14 9 (0.41%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
15 7 (0.32%) Private Cloud
16 5 (0.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 167 (7.62%) Windows
2 120 (5.47%) Linux
3 33 (1.51%) Android
3 33 (1.51%) Windows Server
4 29 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (1.23%) Apple iOS
6 26 (1.19%) Unix
6 26 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (0.87%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.23%) VMS
9 3 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
9 3 (0.14%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.091%) CentOS
10 2 (0.091%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.091%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.046%) AIX
11 1 (0.046%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,963 (89.55%) Agile Software Development
2 493 (22.49%) TDD
3 432 (19.71%) Test Automation
4 430 (19.62%) Software Engineering
5 369 (16.83%) MVC
6 343 (15.65%) Continuous Integration
7 336 (15.33%) Kanban
8 313 (14.28%) DevOps
9 272 (12.41%) Problem-Solving
10 262 (11.95%) SDLC
11 258 (11.77%) User Stories
12 255 (11.63%) BDD
13 244 (11.13%) Unit Testing
14 217 (9.90%) Mentoring
15 186 (8.49%) Microservices
16 180 (8.21%) Continuous Improvement
17 179 (8.17%) Project Management
17 179 (8.17%) Sprint Planning
18 159 (7.25%) Computer Science
19 141 (6.43%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 732 (33.39%) C#
2 692 (31.57%) JavaScript
3 506 (23.08%) SQL
4 494 (22.54%) Java
5 173 (7.89%) Python
6 121 (5.52%) C++
7 115 (5.25%) PowerShell
8 97 (4.43%) PHP
9 84 (3.83%) TypeScript
10 69 (3.15%) ES6
10 69 (3.15%) Java 8
11 61 (2.78%) C
12 59 (2.69%) T-SQL
13 47 (2.14%) Scala
14 46 (2.10%) PL/SQL
15 42 (1.92%) VB.NET
16 40 (1.82%) Bash Shell
17 37 (1.69%) ES7
18 32 (1.46%) Ruby
19 22 (1.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 308 (14.05%) Degree
2 114 (5.20%) Security Cleared
3 87 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 63 (2.87%) Computer Science Degree
5 44 (2.01%) ISTQB
6 40 (1.82%) ISEB
7 33 (1.51%) PMI Certification
8 27 (1.23%) PMP
9 22 (1.00%) DV Cleared
10 19 (0.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 18 (0.82%) AWS Certification
12 15 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
13 11 (0.50%) PhD
14 10 (0.46%) Master's Degree
15 9 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
16 6 (0.27%) MCSE
17 5 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
17 5 (0.23%) MCSA
17 5 (0.23%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 225 (10.26%) QA
2 30 (1.37%) WAI
3 29 (1.32%) DICOM
4 24 (1.09%) PMO
5 21 (0.96%) GDPR
6 13 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 10 (0.46%) COBIT
8 7 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (0.32%) P3O
9 5 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
9 5 (0.23%) SLA
10 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
10 3 (0.14%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.14%) PSD2
11 2 (0.091%) ISO 14001
11 2 (0.091%) ISO 9000
12 1 (0.046%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.046%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.046%) JSP 440
12 1 (0.046%) TickIT
System Software
1 153 (6.98%) Docker
2 27 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 16 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 8 (0.36%) Firmware
6 3 (0.14%) oVirt
6 3 (0.14%) RHEV
7 2 (0.091%) Apache Flume
8 1 (0.046%) Varnish
8 1 (0.046%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.046%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.046%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.046%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.046%) zsh
Systems Management
1 59 (2.69%) Ansible
2 56 (2.55%) Kubernetes
3 36 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
4 35 (1.60%) Mesos
4 35 (1.60%) Puppet
5 34 (1.55%) Terraform
6 32 (1.46%) Marathon
6 32 (1.46%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (0.36%) Kibana
8 6 (0.27%) Hadoop YARN
8 6 (0.27%) SCCM
8 6 (0.27%) SCOM
9 4 (0.18%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.18%) Rancher
9 4 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.18%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.14%) HP ALM
10 3 (0.14%) Salt
11 2 (0.091%) MIIS
12 1 (0.046%) logstash
Vendors
1 376 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 140 (6.39%) Oracle
3 63 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
4 60 (2.74%) Atlassian
5 43 (1.96%) SAP
6 39 (1.78%) Google
7 26 (1.19%) VMware
8 21 (0.96%) Sitecore
9 16 (0.73%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 14 (0.64%) Databricks
10 14 (0.64%) Pardot
11 12 (0.55%) Fujitsu
11 12 (0.55%) Kofax
11 12 (0.55%) Micro Focus
11 12 (0.55%) Tableau
12 11 (0.50%) Cognos
13 10 (0.46%) Talend
13 10 (0.46%) Zend
14 8 (0.36%) Adobe
14 8 (0.36%) Xamarin