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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 21 26 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8,526 3,463 732
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.83% 9.22% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 9.73% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,210 2,600 637
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,250 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% - -
75th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,250 £83,750 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +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 with a WFH option and a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 76,020 35,590 8,264
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 96.61% 94.75% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 43,051 27,616 7,057
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £56,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.65% -1.74%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £88,750 £87,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Scrum
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Scrum trend for jobs with a WFH option

Scrum
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Scrum.

Scrum salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Scrum
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Scrum over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Scrum salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Scrum job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Scrum.

1 7,715 (90.49%) Agile
2 2,826 (33.15%) DevOps
3 2,547 (29.87%) Azure
4 2,529 (29.66%) CI/CD
5 2,389 (28.02%) Social Skills
6 2,378 (27.89%) AWS
7 2,321 (27.22%) JavaScript
8 2,273 (26.66%) Software Engineering
9 2,132 (25.01%) Kanban
10 1,991 (23.35%) Finance
11 1,967 (23.07%) Java
12 1,953 (22.91%) C#
13 1,928 (22.61%) .NET
14 1,822 (21.37%) Git (software)
15 1,772 (20.78%) React
16 1,768 (20.74%) SQL
17 1,743 (20.44%) Docker
18 1,651 (19.36%) Microservices
19 1,625 (19.06%) TDD
20 1,610 (18.88%) Kubernetes
21 1,537 (18.03%) Python
21 1,537 (18.03%) Test Automation
22 1,279 (15.00%) Mentoring
23 1,267 (14.86%) Full Stack Development
24 1,237 (14.51%) JIRA
25 1,233 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
26 1,213 (14.23%) Microsoft
27 1,190 (13.96%) Coaching
28 1,160 (13.61%) Node.js
29 1,157 (13.57%) TypeScript

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 513 (6.02%) Confluence
2 163 (1.91%) CMS
3 144 (1.69%) SharePoint
4 89 (1.04%) IIS
5 72 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 70 (0.82%) Cloud Foundry
7 56 (0.66%) Ethereum
8 51 (0.60%) Drupal
9 48 (0.56%) Apache
10 38 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 37 (0.43%) Apache Airflow
12 33 (0.39%) Umbraco
13 29 (0.34%) WordPress
14 26 (0.30%) IBM Domino
15 24 (0.28%) Documentum
15 24 (0.28%) nginx
15 24 (0.28%) OpenStack
16 21 (0.25%) Jetty
16 21 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
17 18 (0.21%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 251 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
2 241 (2.83%) MS Visio
3 127 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
4 112 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
5 63 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 38 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 33 (0.39%) Campfire
8 29 (0.34%) Sketch
9 24 (0.28%) Windchill
10 20 (0.23%) Photoshop
11 18 (0.21%) InVision
12 14 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
13 12 (0.14%) AutoCAD
13 12 (0.14%) SOLIDWORKS
13 12 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
14 11 (0.13%) Zeplin
15 10 (0.12%) Chatbot
15 10 (0.12%) UserZoom
16 9 (0.11%) Adobe After Effects
17 7 (0.082%) Maple
Business Applications
1 85 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 75 (0.88%) Payment Gateway
3 55 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
4 24 (0.28%) TrackWise
5 20 (0.23%) Distributed Ledger
6 16 (0.19%) Shopify
7 9 (0.11%) ProductWriter
8 7 (0.082%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.070%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
10 5 (0.059%) Dynamics NAV
11 4 (0.047%) SAP Hybris
12 3 (0.035%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.035%) Dynamics GP
12 3 (0.035%) Fidessa
12 3 (0.035%) HiPortfolio
12 3 (0.035%) Magento
12 3 (0.035%) Maximo
12 3 (0.035%) Oracle ERP
12 3 (0.035%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 3 (0.035%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 2,547 (29.87%) Azure
2 2,378 (27.89%) AWS
3 856 (10.04%) SaaS
4 748 (8.77%) GCP
5 672 (7.88%) GitHub
6 671 (7.87%) Azure DevOps
7 469 (5.50%) Serverless
8 309 (3.62%) PaaS
9 262 (3.07%) Cloud Computing
10 261 (3.06%) AWS CloudFormation
11 249 (2.92%) AWS Lambda
12 218 (2.56%) Amazon S3
13 208 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
14 193 (2.26%) Power Platform
15 170 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
15 170 (1.99%) Amazon EKS
16 148 (1.74%) Datadog
17 139 (1.63%) OpenShift
18 127 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
18 127 (1.49%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 139 (1.63%) Internet
2 133 (1.56%) Broadband
3 125 (1.47%) HTTP
4 58 (0.68%) Firewall
5 49 (0.57%) DNS
6 43 (0.50%) VoIP
7 34 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 26 (0.30%) MQTT
9 25 (0.29%) Bluetooth
10 24 (0.28%) Network Security
11 23 (0.27%) DSL
12 22 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
13 20 (0.23%) SNA
13 20 (0.23%) VPN
14 14 (0.16%) X.25
15 12 (0.14%) Intranet
15 12 (0.14%) PPP
15 12 (0.14%) Skype
16 9 (0.11%) PBX
16 9 (0.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 789 (9.25%) SQL Server
2 638 (7.48%) NoSQL
3 589 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
4 580 (6.80%) MySQL
5 521 (6.11%) Relational Database
6 332 (3.89%) MongoDB
7 242 (2.84%) Big Data
8 238 (2.79%) Redis
9 231 (2.71%) Elasticsearch
10 208 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
11 147 (1.72%) DynamoDB
12 138 (1.62%) Power BI
13 136 (1.60%) Amazon RDS
14 113 (1.33%) Data Lake
15 101 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 90 (1.06%) Hadoop
17 68 (0.80%) RDBMS
18 59 (0.69%) Tableau
19 49 (0.57%) Amazon Aurora
20 47 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,822 (21.37%) Git (software)
2 1,237 (14.51%) JIRA
3 1,122 (13.16%) Jenkins
4 344 (4.03%) GitLab
5 321 (3.76%) Selenium
6 278 (3.26%) Cypress.io
7 262 (3.07%) Cucumber
8 226 (2.65%) Visual Studio
8 226 (2.65%) webpack
9 207 (2.43%) JUnit
10 203 (2.38%) Bitbucket
11 183 (2.15%) NUnit
12 180 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 176 (2.06%) TeamCity
14 161 (1.89%) SonarQube
15 156 (1.83%) SpecFlow
16 153 (1.79%) Postman
17 133 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
18 119 (1.40%) Maven
19 108 (1.27%) Appium
General
1 2,389 (28.02%) Social Skills
2 1,991 (23.35%) Finance
3 799 (9.37%) Retail
4 754 (8.84%) Analytical Skills
5 658 (7.72%) Public Sector
6 580 (6.80%) Banking
7 577 (6.77%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 501 (5.88%) Marketing
9 473 (5.55%) Presentation Skills
10 467 (5.48%) Games
11 182 (2.13%) Publishing
12 165 (1.94%) Legal
13 164 (1.92%) Social Housing
14 161 (1.89%) Law
15 158 (1.85%) Organisational Skills
16 154 (1.81%) Advertising
17 130 (1.52%) Telecoms
18 128 (1.50%) Influencing Skills
19 105 (1.23%) Manufacturing
20 94 (1.10%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 2,685 (31.49%) Developer
2 1,173 (13.76%) Software Engineer
3 750 (8.80%) Senior Developer
4 583 (6.84%) Project Manager
5 537 (6.30%) Scrum Master
6 528 (6.19%) .NET Developer
7 514 (6.03%) Software Developer
8 487 (5.71%) Full Stack Developer
9 459 (5.38%) Analyst
10 419 (4.91%) Senior Software Engineer
11 411 (4.82%) Java Developer
12 399 (4.68%) DevOps Engineer
13 331 (3.88%) Product Owner
14 290 (3.40%) Senior Manager
15 289 (3.39%) Java Engineer
16 283 (3.32%) Business Analyst
17 243 (2.85%) Senior Project Manager
18 228 (2.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 221 (2.59%) .NET Software Developer
20 213 (2.50%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,928 (22.61%) .NET
2 1,772 (20.78%) React
3 1,160 (13.61%) Node.js
4 1,089 (12.77%) CSS
4 1,089 (12.77%) HTML
5 988 (11.59%) AngularJS
6 880 (10.32%) REST
7 800 (9.38%) RESTful
8 661 (7.75%) .NET Core
8 661 (7.75%) .NET Framework
9 620 (7.27%) Kafka
10 578 (6.78%) Web Services
11 566 (6.64%) Spring
12 461 (5.41%) ASP.NET
13 436 (5.11%) JSON
14 371 (4.35%) Spring Boot
15 343 (4.02%) jQuery
16 336 (3.94%) HTML5
17 316 (3.71%) GraphQL
18 312 (3.66%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 981 (11.51%) User Experience
2 651 (7.64%) Cloud Native
3 563 (6.60%) Mobile App
4 399 (4.68%) Self-Motivation
5 355 (4.16%) Virtual Team
6 259 (3.04%) Public Cloud
7 242 (2.84%) Blockchain
8 235 (2.76%) Algorithms
9 229 (2.69%) Greenfield Project
10 225 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
11 182 (2.13%) Data Structures
12 180 (2.11%) Legacy Systems
13 175 (2.05%) Blog
14 168 (1.97%) Management Information System
15 166 (1.95%) IoT
16 162 (1.90%) Cyberattack
17 127 (1.49%) Data Centre
18 115 (1.35%) Tandem
19 112 (1.31%) Cyber Defence
19 112 (1.31%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 773 (9.07%) Linux
2 484 (5.68%) Windows
3 422 (4.95%) Android
4 358 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 209 (2.45%) Unix
6 48 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 41 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 34 (0.40%) Ubuntu
9 24 (0.28%) Embedded Linux
10 20 (0.23%) Mac OS
11 15 (0.18%) zOS
12 12 (0.14%) Debian
12 12 (0.14%) VMS
13 6 (0.070%) MVS
14 4 (0.047%) AIX
14 4 (0.047%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.047%) Windows 10
14 4 (0.047%) Windows Server 2008
15 3 (0.035%) Solaris
16 2 (0.023%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7,715 (90.49%) Agile
2 2,826 (33.15%) DevOps
3 2,529 (29.66%) CI/CD
4 2,273 (26.66%) Software Engineering
5 2,132 (25.01%) Kanban
6 1,651 (19.36%) Microservices
7 1,625 (19.06%) TDD
8 1,537 (18.03%) Test Automation
9 1,279 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 1,267 (14.86%) Full Stack Development
11 1,233 (14.46%) Problem-Solving
12 1,190 (13.96%) Coaching
13 1,118 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
14 1,111 (13.03%) SDLC
15 996 (11.68%) BDD
16 912 (10.70%) Project Management
17 881 (10.33%) User Stories
18 879 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
19 752 (8.82%) Unit Testing
20 650 (7.62%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2,321 (27.22%) JavaScript
2 1,967 (23.07%) Java
3 1,953 (22.91%) C#
4 1,768 (20.74%) SQL
5 1,537 (18.03%) Python
6 1,157 (13.57%) TypeScript
7 487 (5.71%) Ruby
8 463 (5.43%) Go
9 429 (5.03%) Kotlin
10 333 (3.91%) PHP
11 327 (3.84%) Scala
12 270 (3.17%) C++
13 254 (2.98%) T-SQL
14 249 (2.92%) PowerShell
15 211 (2.47%) Bash
16 191 (2.24%) ES6
17 160 (1.88%) C
18 119 (1.40%) Groovy
19 88 (1.03%) Clojure
20 82 (0.96%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 909 (10.66%) Degree
2 328 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 252 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 227 (2.66%) SC Cleared
5 105 (1.23%) ISTQB
6 101 (1.18%) ISEB
7 97 (1.14%) AWS Certification
8 91 (1.07%) Master's Degree
9 88 (1.03%) PMI Certification
10 83 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
11 71 (0.83%) DBS Check
12 68 (0.80%) PMP
13 47 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
14 27 (0.32%) DV Cleared
15 25 (0.29%) CSPO
15 25 (0.29%) Postgraduate
16 24 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
17 23 (0.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
18 20 (0.23%) TOGAF Certification
19 19 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1,104 (12.95%) QA
2 263 (3.08%) Accessibility
3 69 (0.81%) Data Quality
4 67 (0.79%) GDPR
5 65 (0.76%) PMO
6 55 (0.65%) WCAG
7 30 (0.35%) WAI
8 27 (0.32%) SLA
9 26 (0.30%) GxP
10 24 (0.28%) ISO 13485
10 24 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 13 (0.15%) GRC
12 6 (0.070%) Cyber Essentials
12 6 (0.070%) NIST
13 5 (0.059%) ISO 22301
13 5 (0.059%) ISO 9001
14 4 (0.047%) PCI DSS
15 3 (0.035%) MiFID
16 1 (0.012%) Actionable Recommendations
16 1 (0.012%) MISRA
System Software
1 1,743 (20.44%) Docker
2 40 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (0.45%) Active Directory
4 29 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 14 (0.16%) Firmware
6 11 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (0.11%) Varnish
8 7 (0.082%) Apache Flume
9 3 (0.035%) Ceph
10 2 (0.023%) flannel
10 2 (0.023%) Gluster
10 2 (0.023%) HDFS
10 2 (0.023%) Postfix
10 2 (0.023%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.023%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.012%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 1 (0.012%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.012%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.012%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1,610 (18.88%) Kubernetes
2 773 (9.07%) Terraform
3 408 (4.79%) Ansible
4 159 (1.86%) Puppet
5 149 (1.75%) Docker Swarm
6 138 (1.62%) Prometheus
7 137 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
8 130 (1.52%) Grafana
9 105 (1.23%) Kibana
10 30 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
11 27 (0.32%) Packer
11 27 (0.32%) Rancher
12 23 (0.27%) Graphite
12 23 (0.27%) StatsD
13 22 (0.26%) logstash
14 19 (0.22%) Salt
15 16 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
16 15 (0.18%) Istio
16 15 (0.18%) ZABBIX
17 14 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1,213 (14.23%) Microsoft
2 644 (7.55%) Google
3 342 (4.01%) Oracle
4 256 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
5 132 (1.55%) Northgate
6 105 (1.23%) SAP
7 80 (0.94%) Apple
8 79 (0.93%) NEC
9 78 (0.91%) Spotify
10 75 (0.88%) Databricks
11 74 (0.87%) Adobe
12 71 (0.83%) Atlassian
13 64 (0.75%) Mercator
14 53 (0.62%) Civica
14 53 (0.62%) IBM
15 52 (0.61%) Funding Circle
16 49 (0.57%) Splunk
17 44 (0.52%) VMware
18 42 (0.49%) Sitecore
19 41 (0.48%) Dynatrace