Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 26 26 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 498 702 741
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 8.68% 8.58% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.35% 9.25% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 883 1,253 1,347
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +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 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 5,325 7,593 7,752
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 92.80% 92.78% 93.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4,507 6,462 6,720
Median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%

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 3 July 2020.

Scrum salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, Scrum job roles required the following IT 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.

1 446 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (42.97%) JavaScript
3 191 (38.35%) C#
4 183 (36.75%) Azure
5 180 (36.14%) .NET
6 165 (33.13%) AWS
7 158 (31.73%) AngularJS
8 152 (30.52%) TDD
9 139 (27.91%) Kanban
10 118 (23.69%) MVC
11 117 (23.49%) Java
12 114 (22.89%) SQL Server
12 114 (22.89%) TypeScript
13 113 (22.69%) .NET Core
14 112 (22.49%) React
15 106 (21.29%) Node.js
16 102 (20.48%) SQL
17 99 (19.88%) Finance
18 98 (19.68%) Microservices
19 95 (19.08%) .NET Framework
20 92 (18.47%) BDD
21 90 (18.07%) ASP.NET
21 90 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
22 89 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
23 88 (17.67%) Git (software)
24 86 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
25 85 (17.07%) DevOps
26 81 (16.27%) HTML
27 80 (16.06%) CSS
27 80 (16.06%) Vue.js

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 57 (11.45%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (5.42%) Confluence
3 8 (1.61%) CMS
3 8 (1.61%) GlassFish
4 7 (1.41%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 4 (0.80%) Apache Solr
5 4 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.60%) Orchard CMS
6 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.60%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.40%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.20%) nginx
8 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.20%) WildFly
Applications
1 14 (2.81%) Chatbot
2 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (1.61%) Distributed Ledger
2 7 (1.41%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (1.41%) R3 Corda
3 3 (0.60%) Maximo
3 3 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.60%) Temenos T24
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.40%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 183 (36.75%) Azure
2 165 (33.13%) AWS
3 43 (8.63%) Serverless
4 34 (6.83%) SaaS
5 29 (5.82%) GCP
6 19 (3.82%) GitHub
7 16 (3.21%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (2.81%) Amazon SQS
9 9 (1.81%) iPaaS
10 8 (1.61%) Amazon S3
11 7 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
11 7 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
11 7 (1.41%) npm
11 7 (1.41%) Office 365
11 7 (1.41%) Quay.io
12 6 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
12 6 (1.20%) Power Platform
13 4 (0.80%) G Suite
13 4 (0.80%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.21%) Internet
2 13 (2.61%) Skype
3 5 (1.00%) HTTP
4 4 (0.80%) Extranet
5 3 (0.60%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.20%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.20%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 71 (14.26%) MongoDB
3 46 (9.24%) SQL Server 2019
4 21 (4.22%) NoSQL
5 18 (3.61%) MySQL
6 17 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.81%) Relational Database
8 12 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.01%) QlikView
11 9 (1.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 9 (1.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.61%) Big Data
12 8 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 7 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
14 6 (1.20%) Apache Hive
14 6 (1.20%) Blockchain
15 5 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
15 5 (1.00%) Impala
15 5 (1.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 88 (17.67%) Git (software)
2 71 (14.26%) JIRA
3 54 (10.84%) Jenkins
4 30 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (4.22%) Selenium
6 19 (3.82%) Cucumber
7 17 (3.41%) TeamCity
8 16 (3.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 16 (3.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 14 (2.81%) Jasmine
9 14 (2.81%) webpack
10 12 (2.41%) CircleCI
11 10 (2.01%) JUnit
11 10 (2.01%) Maven
12 9 (1.81%) Mocha
12 9 (1.81%) Mockito
12 9 (1.81%) Subversion
13 7 (1.41%) DbUnit
13 7 (1.41%) fastlane
13 7 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 99 (19.88%) Finance
2 58 (11.65%) Games
3 34 (6.83%) Legal
4 29 (5.82%) Marketing
5 24 (4.82%) Retail
6 17 (3.41%) Banking
7 16 (3.21%) Public Sector
8 15 (3.01%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.21%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.41%) Law
11 6 (1.20%) Local Government
12 5 (1.00%) Publishing
13 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.60%) Police
13 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.40%) Automotive
14 2 (0.40%) Electronics
14 2 (0.40%) Front Office
15 1 (0.20%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 310 (62.25%) Developer
2 105 (21.08%) .NET Developer
3 85 (17.07%) C# Developer
4 74 (14.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (10.24%) Senior Developer
6 47 (9.44%) Full Stack Developer
7 40 (8.03%) Java Developer
8 32 (6.43%) Analyst
8 32 (6.43%) Software Developer
9 23 (4.62%) Games Developer
9 23 (4.62%) Lead Developer
10 22 (4.42%) Project Manager
11 20 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
12 19 (3.82%) .NET Software Developer
12 19 (3.82%) C# Software Developer
13 18 (3.61%) Consultant
13 18 (3.61%) Product Manager
13 18 (3.61%) Team Leader
14 17 (3.41%) Backend Developer
14 17 (3.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (36.14%) .NET
2 158 (31.73%) AngularJS
3 113 (22.69%) .NET Core
4 112 (22.49%) React
5 106 (21.29%) Node.js
6 95 (19.08%) .NET Framework
7 90 (18.07%) ASP.NET
8 89 (17.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 81 (16.27%) HTML
10 80 (16.06%) CSS
10 80 (16.06%) Vue.js
11 74 (14.86%) Entity Framework
12 73 (14.66%) Web Services
13 62 (12.45%) ASP.NET MVC
14 54 (10.84%) RESTful
15 46 (9.24%) REST
16 33 (6.63%) HTML5
17 32 (6.43%) XML
18 28 (5.62%) Angular 2
18 28 (5.62%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 45 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
1 45 (9.04%) User Experience
2 17 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
3 16 (3.21%) Reinsurance
3 16 (3.21%) Self-Motivation
4 13 (2.61%) Video on Demand
5 12 (2.41%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (2.41%) Tandem
6 11 (2.21%) Media Streaming
6 11 (2.21%) Over-the-Top Content
7 10 (2.01%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.61%) Cybercrime
8 8 (1.61%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.41%) Cloud Native
10 5 (1.00%) 3D Printing
10 5 (1.00%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.00%) Mobile Games
10 5 (1.00%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.80%) EPoS
11 4 (0.80%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 34 (6.83%) Linux
2 26 (5.22%) Windows
3 23 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.01%) Android
4 10 (2.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 446 (89.56%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (30.52%) TDD
3 139 (27.91%) Kanban
4 118 (23.69%) MVC
5 98 (19.68%) Microservices
6 92 (18.47%) BDD
7 90 (18.07%) Problem-Solving
8 86 (17.27%) Continuous Integration
9 85 (17.07%) DevOps
10 64 (12.85%) Fintech
11 58 (11.65%) Unit Testing
12 52 (10.44%) Project Management
12 52 (10.44%) Web Development
13 50 (10.04%) User Stories
14 49 (9.84%) Test Automation
15 46 (9.24%) Web Application Development
16 42 (8.43%) Mentoring
17 40 (8.03%) Continuous Delivery
17 40 (8.03%) OO
17 40 (8.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 214 (42.97%) JavaScript
2 191 (38.35%) C#
3 117 (23.49%) Java
4 114 (22.89%) TypeScript
5 102 (20.48%) SQL
6 43 (8.63%) Python
7 24 (4.82%) Kotlin
8 17 (3.41%) Ruby
9 16 (3.21%) Bash Shell
10 14 (2.81%) PHP
10 14 (2.81%) T-SQL
11 13 (2.61%) Apple Swift
12 12 (2.41%) Apex Code
13 11 (2.21%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.21%) Scala
14 10 (2.01%) ES6
14 10 (2.01%) F#
14 10 (2.01%) Java 8
15 7 (1.41%) C++
16 6 (1.20%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 39 (7.83%) Degree
2 24 (4.82%) Security Cleared
3 22 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.01%) ISEB
5 7 (1.41%) Postgraduate
6 5 (1.00%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (0.80%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.60%) AWS Certification
8 3 (0.60%) MBCS
8 3 (0.60%) MCPD
8 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.40%) APMP
9 2 (0.40%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.20%) CISA
10 1 (0.20%) CISM
10 1 (0.20%) CISSP
10 1 (0.20%) CRISC
10 1 (0.20%) CSPO
10 1 (0.20%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.82%) QA
2 6 (1.20%) NIST
3 4 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.40%) GDPR
5 1 (0.20%) COBIT
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 20022
5 1 (0.20%) SEPA
System Software
1 57 (11.45%) Docker
2 12 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (1.61%) vSphere
4 5 (1.00%) Apache Flume
4 5 (1.00%) NDS
4 5 (1.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 2 (0.40%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.20%) Firmware
6 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (4.82%) Kubernetes
2 17 (3.41%) Terraform
3 9 (1.81%) Ansible
4 6 (1.20%) Oozie
4 6 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.20%) Puppet
5 5 (1.00%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.80%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 2 (0.40%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.20%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.20%) MIIS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 66 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.61%) Tableau
3 16 (3.21%) Guidewire
4 15 (3.01%) Google
5 13 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (2.41%) Oracle
7 11 (2.21%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.81%) ForgeRock
9 8 (1.61%) CyberArk
9 8 (1.61%) VMware
10 5 (1.00%) NetIQ
10 5 (1.00%) Okta
10 5 (1.00%) Pardot
11 4 (0.80%) IBM
12 3 (0.60%) Apple
12 3 (0.60%) HP
12 3 (0.60%) Symantec
12 3 (0.60%) Temenos
12 3 (0.60%) Veritas
12 3 (0.60%) Xamarin