The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Westminster with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
London / Westminster
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 3 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 15 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Westminster 22.06% 28.57% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.78% 32.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Median salary £85,000 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Westminster with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Westminster
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 54 25 27
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Westminster 79.41% 89.29% 93.10%
Number of salaries quoted 51 22 18
Median salary £85,000 £60,000 £84,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.66% -28.99%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Westminster

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Westminster citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Westminster

Scrum
Salary Trend in Westminster

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Westminster.

Salary trend for Scrum in Westminster

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Westminster

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Westminster over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Westminster

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Westminster region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 23 (82.14%) Waterfall
2 21 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 21 (75.00%) Kanban
2 21 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 21 (75.00%) Java
2 21 (75.00%) UML
2 21 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 21 (75.00%) OO
2 21 (75.00%) SOA
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
3 15 (53.57%) .NET
4 10 (35.71%) Workflow
4 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.86%) Coaching
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (14.29%) QA
8 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) Web Services
8 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
8 3 (10.71%) Windows
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) DevOps
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) GeoServer
8 3 (10.71%) Open Source

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Westminster 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 3 (10.71%) Drupal
1 3 (10.71%) GeoServer
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 21 (75.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Architect
1 21 (75.00%) SOA Architect
1 21 (75.00%) Technical Architect
1 21 (75.00%) UML Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Java Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Java Technical Architect
2 11 (39.29%) Technical Leader
3 5 (17.86%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) DevOps Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Coach
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (7.14%) Digital Agile Coach
5 2 (7.14%) PMO Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
1 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Waterfall
2 21 (75.00%) Kanban
2 21 (75.00%) OO
2 21 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 21 (75.00%) SOA
2 21 (75.00%) TDD
2 21 (75.00%) UML
3 10 (35.71%) Workflow
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.86%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) DevOps
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Open Source
6 3 (10.71%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft