The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 22 22 68
Rank change year-on-year
0 +46
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 52 55 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.66% 8.84% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.81% 10.81% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 52 50 11
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 509 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.20% 81.83% 84.20%
Number of salaries quoted 369 424 549
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Somerset

Scrum
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +9 22 £38,500 -21.02% 8
Taunton -1 8 £32,793 -6.30% 1
Bridgwater +1 5 £34,500 -1.42% 1
Yeovil +1 4 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Clevedon - 4 £44,250 - 1
Street +5 3 £45,000 -
Wells - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (50.00%) HTML
3 71 (47.33%) JavaScript
4 69 (46.00%) C#
5 52 (34.67%) CSS
6 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
7 45 (30.00%) C++
8 44 (29.33%) SQL
9 42 (28.00%) .NET
10 38 (25.33%) SQL Server
11 37 (24.67%) Java
12 36 (24.00%) jQuery
13 35 (23.33%) TDD
14 29 (19.33%) PRINCE2
15 28 (18.67%) XML
16 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET
16 27 (18.00%) HTML5
17 26 (17.33%) OOP
17 26 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
18 24 (16.00%) Pair Programming
19 23 (15.33%) Line Management
20 21 (14.00%) Spring
21 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
21 20 (13.33%) Mentoring
22 19 (12.67%) Mathematics
23 18 (12.00%) Degree
23 18 (12.00%) QA
23 18 (12.00%) NUnit
23 18 (12.00%) Windows
23 18 (12.00%) ISEB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (11.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.00%) Apache
3 8 (5.33%) IIS
4 6 (4.00%) Node.js
4 6 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (2.67%) ColdFusion
6 3 (2.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.33%) CMS
8 1 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.33%) NFC
3 1 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.33%) MySQL
3 4 (2.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (12.00%) NUnit
2 17 (11.33%) Visual Studio
3 16 (10.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (10.00%) Axure RP
5 10 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 10 (6.67%) Subversion
6 9 (6.00%) Bugzilla
6 9 (6.00%) PHPUnit
6 9 (6.00%) PEAR
6 9 (6.00%) Trac
7 8 (5.33%) JIRA
8 6 (4.00%) Selenium
8 6 (4.00%) JUnit
9 5 (3.33%) Maven
10 4 (2.67%) Ant
10 4 (2.67%) SpecFlow
11 3 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (2.00%) Selenium IDE
11 3 (2.00%) FishEye
11 3 (2.00%) FitNesse
General
1 9 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (1.33%) Banking
2 2 (1.33%) Retail
2 2 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 80 (53.33%) Developer
2 22 (14.67%) Software Engineer
3 20 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 15 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (9.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 13 (8.67%) Java Developer
7 12 (8.00%) Test Manager
8 11 (7.33%) QA Manager
9 9 (6.00%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.33%) Testing Manager
10 8 (5.33%) .NET Developer
10 8 (5.33%) Test Analyst
10 8 (5.33%) Analyst
11 7 (4.67%) C# Developer
11 7 (4.67%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (4.67%) ScrumMaster
12 6 (4.00%) SharePoint Developer
12 6 (4.00%) C++ Developer
13 5 (3.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (50.00%) HTML
2 52 (34.67%) CSS
3 42 (28.00%) .NET
4 36 (24.00%) jQuery
5 28 (18.67%) XML
6 27 (18.00%) ASP.NET
6 27 (18.00%) HTML5
7 21 (14.00%) Spring
8 15 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (8.67%) Ajax
10 12 (8.00%) WPF
11 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (6.67%) SOAP
13 9 (6.00%) Web Services
13 9 (6.00%) WCF
13 9 (6.00%) .NET Framework
13 9 (6.00%) JSON
13 9 (6.00%) AngularJS
14 8 (5.33%) Hibernate
15 7 (4.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 26 (17.33%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (12.67%) Mathematics
3 17 (11.33%) User Experience
4 7 (4.67%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.00%) VLE
5 6 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
6 5 (3.33%) Client/Server
7 3 (2.00%) Tandem
8 2 (1.33%) iPad
8 2 (1.33%) iPhone
8 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.00%) Windows
2 15 (10.00%) Linux
3 5 (3.33%) UNIX
3 5 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.00%) Solaris
5 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (84.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (31.33%) Software Engineering
3 35 (23.33%) TDD
4 29 (19.33%) PRINCE2
5 26 (17.33%) OOP
6 24 (16.00%) Pair Programming
7 23 (15.33%) Line Management
8 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
8 20 (13.33%) Mentoring
9 18 (12.00%) Web Application Development
10 17 (11.33%) ITIL
10 17 (11.33%) OOD
10 17 (11.33%) Project Management
10 17 (11.33%) Software Testing
10 17 (11.33%) Business Development
11 16 (10.67%) MVC
12 15 (10.00%) Web Accessibility
12 15 (10.00%) Automated Testing
12 15 (10.00%) User Stories
13 14 (9.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 71 (47.33%) JavaScript
2 69 (46.00%) C#
3 45 (30.00%) C++
4 44 (29.33%) SQL
5 37 (24.67%) Java
6 15 (10.00%) PHP
7 7 (4.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (4.67%) PHP5
8 6 (4.00%) Objective-C
8 6 (4.00%) Python
9 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.67%) Ruby
9 4 (2.67%) CFML
9 4 (2.67%) C
9 4 (2.67%) VB
9 4 (2.67%) Perl
10 3 (2.00%) VB6
11 2 (1.33%) Fortran
11 2 (1.33%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Degree
1 18 (12.00%) ISEB
2 16 (10.67%) ISTQB
3 14 (9.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (3.33%) MCSD
5 5 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (1.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (12.00%) QA
2 15 (10.00%) WAI
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) TickIT
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (12.00%) Oracle
2 15 (10.00%) hybris
3 14 (9.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.33%) Google
4 2 (1.33%) Apple
4 2 (1.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.67%) Sitecore
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