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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Sprint Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sprint Planning over the 6 months to 10 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sprint Planning
UK
6 months to
10 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 311 379 419
Rank change year-on-year +68 +40 -80
Permanent jobs citing Sprint Planning 2,044 946 426
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 1.20% 0.83% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.26% 0.88% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,059 595 321
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £32,000
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +9.38%
75th Percentile £73,750 £67,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £80,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%

Sprint Planning 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 162,861 107,406 59,927
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 95.78% 94.05% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 83,795 73,009 48,582
10th Percentile £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £96,965 £92,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Sprint Planning
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Sprint Planning as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Sprint Planning in the UK

Sprint Planning
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Sprint Planning.

Salary trend for Sprint Planning in the UK

Sprint Planning
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Sprint Planning over the 6 months to 10 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Sprint Planning in the UK

Sprint Planning
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sprint Planning within the UK over the 6 months to 10 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
England +57 1,654 £62,500 +13.64% 104
Work from Home +40 1,026 £62,500 +13.64% 49
UK excluding London +51 878 £55,000 +10.00% 74
London +43 846 £67,500 +3.85% 38
South East +60 309 £60,000 +9.09% 10
North of England +8 198 £55,000 +22.22% 27
Midlands +22 195 £52,500 - 13
West Midlands +4 122 £52,500 +1.94% 11
Yorkshire +2 98 £62,500 +31.58% 10
North West -31 80 £55,000 +22.91% 15
Scotland -1 60 £37,500 -18.92% 6
East Midlands -2 59 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Wales +16 41 £55,000 +12.76% 2
East of England -55 40 £58,000 +16.00% 6
South West -37 39 £57,500 +35.29% 7
North East +6 19 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Northern Ireland -13 1 £45,000 +20.00% 3

For the 6 months to 10 August 2022, IT jobs citing Sprint Planning 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 with a requirement for Sprint Planning.

1 1,666 (81.51%) Agile
2 1,116 (54.60%) Scrum
3 706 (34.54%) Social Skills
4 636 (31.12%) Sprint Retrospective
5 552 (27.01%) JavaScript
6 516 (25.24%) Finance
7 490 (23.97%) User Stories
8 485 (23.73%) DevOps
9 462 (22.60%) Azure
10 456 (22.31%) SQL
11 443 (21.67%) QA
12 434 (21.23%) User Experience
13 431 (21.09%) JIRA
14 422 (20.65%) Test Automation
15 413 (20.21%) Software Engineering
16 411 (20.11%) React
17 379 (18.54%) Acceptance Criteria
18 369 (18.05%) Git (software)
19 361 (17.66%) C#
20 358 (17.51%) Problem-Solving
21 357 (17.47%) Java
22 346 (16.93%) CI/CD
23 340 (16.63%) .NET
24 336 (16.44%) Project Management
24 336 (16.44%) AWS
25 312 (15.26%) Degree
26 306 (14.97%) Docker
27 302 (14.77%) Coaching
28 300 (14.68%) Microservices
29 297 (14.53%) CSS

Sprint Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.48%) Confluence
2 39 (1.91%) Apache Airflow
3 23 (1.13%) Apache Spark
4 22 (1.08%) CMS
5 21 (1.03%) IIS
5 21 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 17 (0.83%) Apache
7 8 (0.39%) JBoss
7 8 (0.39%) Tomcat
8 5 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (0.24%) OpenEdge
8 5 (0.24%) TPMS
9 4 (0.20%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.20%) Drupal
9 4 (0.20%) Headless CMS
9 4 (0.20%) Strapi
9 4 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.098%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.049%) nginx
Applications
1 29 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.68%) Adobe XD
4 12 (0.59%) Sketch
5 10 (0.49%) Campfire
5 10 (0.49%) InVision
5 10 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 8 (0.39%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.29%) MS Visio
7 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.24%) Zeplin
9 4 (0.20%) AutoCAD
9 4 (0.20%) Revit
10 3 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.049%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.049%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 22 (1.08%) Magento
2 13 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.34%) Odoo
4 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.29%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.29%) Workday HCM
5 4 (0.20%) Shopify
6 1 (0.049%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 462 (22.60%) Azure
2 336 (16.44%) AWS
3 233 (11.40%) Azure DevOps
4 181 (8.86%) SaaS
5 126 (6.16%) Serverless
6 109 (5.33%) GCP
7 89 (4.35%) Slack
8 84 (4.11%) GitHub
9 80 (3.91%) Power Platform
10 76 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
11 63 (3.08%) OpenShift
12 60 (2.94%) npm
13 45 (2.20%) AWS Lambda
14 39 (1.91%) PaaS
15 36 (1.76%) Microsoft 365
16 35 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
17 33 (1.61%) Miro
18 29 (1.42%) Amazon S3
19 27 (1.32%) PowerApps
19 27 (1.32%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 55 (2.69%) Internet
2 52 (2.54%) Broadband
3 27 (1.32%) HTTP
4 19 (0.93%) Network Security
5 14 (0.68%) SNA
5 14 (0.68%) Wireless
6 12 (0.59%) 5G
7 11 (0.54%) BGP
7 11 (0.54%) Bluetooth
7 11 (0.54%) MPLS
8 9 (0.44%) Unified Communications
9 7 (0.34%) Cisco IOS
9 7 (0.34%) IOS XR
10 6 (0.29%) DNS
10 6 (0.29%) Firewall
10 6 (0.29%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.24%) ZigBee
12 4 (0.20%) EIGRP
12 4 (0.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (8.61%) SQL Server
2 148 (7.24%) Relational Database
3 129 (6.31%) PostgreSQL
4 97 (4.75%) NoSQL
5 66 (3.23%) MySQL
6 63 (3.08%) Power BI
7 60 (2.94%) Big Data
8 53 (2.59%) MongoDB
9 46 (2.25%) Redis
10 34 (1.66%) Amazon RDS
11 31 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
12 28 (1.37%) SSDT
13 26 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
14 19 (0.93%) BigQuery
15 18 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
15 18 (0.88%) DynamoDB
16 17 (0.83%) Looker
16 17 (0.83%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (0.73%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 431 (21.09%) JIRA
2 369 (18.05%) Git (software)
3 117 (5.72%) Jenkins
4 92 (4.50%) Selenium
5 86 (4.21%) Cucumber
6 81 (3.96%) Visual Studio
7 62 (3.03%) Cypress.io
8 54 (2.64%) Postman
9 44 (2.15%) webpack
10 40 (1.96%) SpecFlow
11 37 (1.81%) Jasmine
12 33 (1.61%) JUnit
12 33 (1.61%) NUnit
13 32 (1.57%) GitLab
14 29 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
15 27 (1.32%) TeamCity
16 26 (1.27%) Appium
16 26 (1.27%) JMeter
17 24 (1.17%) Visual Studio Code
18 19 (0.93%) Protractor
General
1 706 (34.54%) Social Skills
2 516 (25.24%) Finance
3 198 (9.69%) Retail
4 191 (9.34%) Marketing
5 168 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
6 154 (7.53%) Manufacturing
7 131 (6.41%) Games
8 126 (6.16%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 110 (5.38%) Banking
10 86 (4.21%) Presentation Skills
11 67 (3.28%) Legal
12 60 (2.94%) Advertising
13 52 (2.54%) Law
13 52 (2.54%) Organisational Skills
14 44 (2.15%) Public Sector
15 36 (1.76%) Pharmaceutical
15 36 (1.76%) Publishing
16 35 (1.71%) Back Office
17 34 (1.66%) Financial Institution
18 29 (1.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 491 (24.02%) Developer
2 218 (10.67%) Software Engineer
3 215 (10.52%) Analyst
4 205 (10.03%) Scrum Master
5 165 (8.07%) Senior Developer
6 145 (7.09%) Product Owner
7 132 (6.46%) Business Analyst
8 107 (5.23%) Project Manager
9 103 (5.04%) Product Manager
10 77 (3.77%) C# Developer
11 71 (3.47%) .NET Developer
11 71 (3.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 71 (3.47%) Senior Software Engineer
11 71 (3.47%) Team Leader
12 68 (3.33%) Senior Manager
13 67 (3.28%) Software Developer
14 66 (3.23%) Full Stack Developer
15 64 (3.13%) Data Engineer
16 59 (2.89%) QA Engineer
17 57 (2.79%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (20.11%) React
2 340 (16.63%) .NET
3 297 (14.53%) CSS
4 283 (13.85%) HTML
5 214 (10.47%) REST
6 165 (8.07%) AngularJS
6 165 (8.07%) Node.js
7 157 (7.68%) Spring
8 139 (6.80%) .NET Core
9 121 (5.92%) RESTful
10 109 (5.33%) JSON
11 108 (5.28%) Jest
12 106 (5.19%) CSS3
13 104 (5.09%) .NET Framework
14 103 (5.04%) ASP.NET
15 99 (4.84%) Sass
16 94 (4.60%) Spring Boot
17 80 (3.91%) jQuery
18 74 (3.62%) XML
19 70 (3.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 434 (21.23%) User Experience
2 185 (9.05%) Self-Motivation
3 149 (7.29%) Virtual Team
4 132 (6.46%) Mobile App
5 94 (4.60%) Management Information System
6 84 (4.11%) Algorithms
7 46 (2.25%) Blog
8 39 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 33 (1.61%) Cloud Native
10 31 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
11 30 (1.47%) Podcast
12 27 (1.32%) Legacy Systems
12 27 (1.32%) Life Science
13 26 (1.27%) Over-the-Top Content
14 25 (1.22%) Data Structures
15 23 (1.13%) Public Cloud
15 23 (1.13%) Tandem
16 22 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
16 22 (1.08%) Data Centre
16 22 (1.08%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 112 (5.48%) Linux
2 102 (4.99%) Windows
3 75 (3.67%) Android
4 73 (3.57%) Apple iOS
5 71 (3.47%) Unix
6 18 (0.88%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.24%) CentOS
7 5 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (0.24%) FreeRTOS
7 5 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.20%) MVS
8 4 (0.20%) zOS
9 3 (0.15%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.049%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,666 (81.51%) Agile
2 1,116 (54.60%) Scrum
3 636 (31.12%) Sprint Retrospective
4 490 (23.97%) User Stories
5 485 (23.73%) DevOps
6 422 (20.65%) Test Automation
7 413 (20.21%) Software Engineering
8 379 (18.54%) Acceptance Criteria
9 358 (17.51%) Problem-Solving
10 346 (16.93%) CI/CD
11 336 (16.44%) Project Management
12 302 (14.77%) Coaching
13 300 (14.68%) Microservices
14 296 (14.48%) Product Backlog
15 295 (14.43%) SDLC
16 279 (13.65%) TDD
17 277 (13.55%) Sprint Review
18 274 (13.41%) Product Roadmap
19 271 (13.26%) Full Stack Development
20 259 (12.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 552 (27.01%) JavaScript
2 456 (22.31%) SQL
3 361 (17.66%) C#
4 357 (17.47%) Java
5 254 (12.43%) Python
6 239 (11.69%) TypeScript
7 78 (3.82%) C++
8 77 (3.77%) T-SQL
9 73 (3.57%) Ruby
10 57 (2.79%) C
11 46 (2.25%) Go
11 46 (2.25%) Kotlin
12 43 (2.10%) ES6
13 36 (1.76%) Perl
13 36 (1.76%) Shell Script
14 34 (1.66%) VBA
15 31 (1.52%) R
15 31 (1.52%) Scala
16 23 (1.13%) PowerShell
17 21 (1.03%) Bash
Qualifications
1 312 (15.26%) Degree
2 68 (3.33%) Security Cleared
3 62 (3.03%) SC Cleared
4 59 (2.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 28 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 28 (1.37%) ISEB
6 24 (1.17%) PMI Certification
7 23 (1.13%) Master's Degree
8 22 (1.08%) AWS Certification
9 21 (1.03%) ISTQB
10 11 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.49%) CSPO
12 9 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (0.44%) PMP
12 9 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.34%) CCIE
13 7 (0.34%) CCIE Data Center
13 7 (0.34%) CCIE Service Provider
13 7 (0.34%) CCNP
13 7 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 443 (21.67%) QA
2 62 (3.03%) Accessibility
3 36 (1.76%) GDPR
4 33 (1.61%) WCAG
5 29 (1.42%) PMO
6 26 (1.27%) Data Quality
7 8 (0.39%) Automotive SPICE
7 8 (0.39%) AUTOSAR
8 6 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.20%) GxP
10 3 (0.15%) HIPAA
10 3 (0.15%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.15%) SOC 2
11 2 (0.098%) EMIR
11 2 (0.098%) GLP
11 2 (0.098%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.098%) MiFID
12 1 (0.049%) SLA
System Software
1 306 (14.97%) Docker
2 8 (0.39%) Firmware
3 5 (0.24%) Embedded Firmware
4 3 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 267 (13.06%) Kubernetes
2 55 (2.69%) Ansible
3 46 (2.25%) Terraform
4 38 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
5 19 (0.93%) Kibana
5 19 (0.93%) Panaseer
6 17 (0.83%) SCCM
7 7 (0.34%) Rancher
8 5 (0.24%) Consul
8 5 (0.24%) Puppet
9 2 (0.098%) HP ALM
9 2 (0.098%) Jamf Pro
10 1 (0.049%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 267 (13.06%) Microsoft
2 103 (5.04%) Google
3 71 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
4 57 (2.79%) Oracle
5 49 (2.40%) Apple
6 45 (2.20%) Sun
7 36 (1.76%) AppDynamics
7 36 (1.76%) Atlassian
8 33 (1.61%) Red Hat
9 30 (1.47%) Splunk
10 29 (1.42%) Mercator
11 28 (1.37%) Dataiku
11 28 (1.37%) Refinitiv
11 28 (1.37%) Reuters
12 26 (1.27%) Cisco
13 24 (1.17%) Adobe
14 23 (1.13%) Cadence
15 19 (0.93%) YouTube
16 18 (0.88%) BT
16 18 (0.88%) Databricks