Scrum Alliance eBooks and Reports

If you've been curious about agile and Scrum practices, this is a good place to start. Read the resources below for valuable information.


The Elusive Agile Enterprise, a Forbes Insights & Scrum Alliance Report

The Elusive Agile Enterprise:
A Forbes Insights Report

 

Agility is everywhere. Once seen as solely a software framework, agile and Scrum are exploding into a wide spectrum of industries from healthcare and marketing to finance and the arts. Jointly produced by Scrum Alliance and Forbes Insights, “The Elusive Agile Enterprise” report surveyed more than 1,000 C-level executives from around the globe and from a range of industries. Discover the increasing importance of agility as an organizational approach and explores how organizations can achieve end-to-end agility in a highly competitive world.
 

 

The Scrum Guide

The Scrum Guide

 


The Scrum Guide™, The Definitive Guide to Scrum: The Rules of the Game, contains the definition of Scrum, including roles, events, artifacts, and the philosophy that binds them together. Created and sustained by the founders of Scrum – Ken Schwaber and Jeff Sutherland – the guide is based on the principles on which agility was founded, and offers a common standard and understanding of the foundations of Scrum, perhaps the most popular and effective framework within agile.
 

 
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Putting Agile and Scrum to Work - Foundational Agile and Scrum

Putting Agile and Scrum to Work

 

See greater results at your work while discovering a new sense of flexibility, creativity, and inspiration. Find out how agile (and the use of Scrum as its internal framework) can benefit your career, your aspirations, work/life balance and more. Learn about the basics of Scrum, explore your options for adopting Scrum, and how to take the next steps on your agile journey.
 

The Salary Survey of Scrum Professionals

The Salary Survey of Scrum Professionals

 

Scrum Alliance has conducted an evaluation of the impact on employee salaries from agile and Scrum knowledge and certification. This comprehensive survey provides a quantifiable resource to our members, demonstrating the impact agile and Scrum training has on earning potential, as well as productivity, output, and creating positive results within organizational culture.

 

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The State of Scrum Report 2017 - 2018

The State of Scrum: 2017-2018 Report

 

This two-year survey of Scrum Alliance® membership demonstrates that agile transformation is firmly on the horizon for organizations around the world. As digital transformation has steadily increased demand for faster turnarounds, user-friendly platforms and flexible goals, modern business demands ever more agile workflows. This survey of more than 2,000 agile professionals uncovers critical trends in adoption of agile frameworks such as Scrum, utilization, organizational benefits, and scaling.

 

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