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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 14 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 82 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.49% 12.61% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.37% 15.86% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 71 67 25
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,110 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £45,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
663 435 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.78% 79.52% 74.36%
Number of salaries quoted 530 400 439
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Taunton -2 25 £39,500 +16.17%
Bath -24 19 £38,500 -18.94% 8
Bridgwater 0 11 £34,500 -8.00% 4
Street -3 9 £42,500 -15.00%
Glastonbury - 7 £42,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 7 £42,500 -
Somerton - 7 £42,500 -
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £47,500 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 115 (79.86%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (47.22%) Java
3 52 (36.11%) Software Engineering
4 44 (30.56%) C#
4 44 (30.56%) HTML
5 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
5 43 (29.86%) SQL
6 38 (26.39%) hybris
7 32 (22.22%) TDD
8 31 (21.53%) Retail
8 31 (21.53%) JIRA
9 29 (20.14%) C++
9 29 (20.14%) SQL Server
10 28 (19.44%) CSS
11 27 (18.75%) OOP
12 26 (18.06%) E-Commerce
12 26 (18.06%) Mentoring
12 26 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
13 25 (17.36%) Automated Testing
14 22 (15.28%) Line Management
15 20 (13.89%) Project Management
15 20 (13.89%) PRINCE2
15 20 (13.89%) XML
16 19 (13.19%) .NET
17 18 (12.50%) Spring
18 17 (11.81%) Degree
18 17 (11.81%) Mathematics
19 16 (11.11%) Pair Programming
19 16 (11.11%) Migration
19 16 (11.11%) OOD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 11 (7.64%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.25%) Apache
3 8 (5.56%) IIS
4 4 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.39%) Node.js
5 2 (1.39%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.39%) MS Office
3 2 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (6.25%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) NFC
2 1 (0.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.64%) MySQL
3 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.69%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 31 (21.53%) JIRA
2 12 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (8.33%) Bugzilla
3 11 (7.64%) NUnit
3 11 (7.64%) Selenium
4 9 (6.25%) PEAR
4 9 (6.25%) Subversion
4 9 (6.25%) PHPUnit
4 9 (6.25%) Git (software)
4 9 (6.25%) SpecFlow
5 8 (5.56%) JUnit
5 8 (5.56%) WebDriver
6 7 (4.86%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.86%) Trac
7 6 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 6 (4.17%) Maven
8 5 (3.47%) Ant
8 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
8 5 (3.47%) Cucumber
8 5 (3.47%) Hudson
General
1 31 (21.53%) Retail
2 6 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.47%) Finance
4 2 (1.39%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (48.61%) Developer
2 42 (29.17%) Java Developer
3 29 (20.14%) Software Engineer
4 23 (15.97%) Programmer
4 23 (15.97%) Java Programmer
5 18 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 15 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 12 (8.33%) Analyst
7 12 (8.33%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.94%) Junior
8 10 (6.94%) Junior Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
9 9 (6.25%) Software Developer
9 9 (6.25%) Junior Java Developer
10 7 (4.86%) Test Manager
10 7 (4.86%) Test Analyst
10 7 (4.86%) QA Manager
11 6 (4.17%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.17%) Testing Manager
11 6 (4.17%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (30.56%) HTML
2 28 (19.44%) CSS
3 20 (13.89%) XML
4 19 (13.19%) .NET
5 18 (12.50%) Spring
6 14 (9.72%) Ajax
6 14 (9.72%) jQuery
7 10 (6.94%) ASP.NET
8 9 (6.25%) JSON
9 8 (5.56%) SOAP
10 7 (4.86%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.86%) .NET Framework
10 7 (4.86%) Symfony
10 7 (4.86%) CakePHP
11 6 (4.17%) HTML5
11 6 (4.17%) Web Services
12 5 (3.47%) EJB
13 3 (2.08%) J2EE
13 3 (2.08%) CSS3
13 3 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (11.81%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.33%) User Experience
4 6 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 5 (3.47%) EPoS
6 2 (1.39%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.39%) iPhone
6 2 (1.39%) iPad
7 1 (0.69%) Tandem
7 1 (0.69%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.03%) Windows
2 10 (6.94%) Linux
3 5 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (79.86%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.11%) Software Engineering
3 32 (22.22%) TDD
4 27 (18.75%) OOP
5 26 (18.06%) E-Commerce
5 26 (18.06%) Mentoring
6 25 (17.36%) Automated Testing
7 22 (15.28%) Line Management
8 20 (13.89%) PRINCE2
8 20 (13.89%) Project Management
9 16 (11.11%) OOD
9 16 (11.11%) Pair Programming
9 16 (11.11%) Migration
10 14 (9.72%) ITIL
11 13 (9.03%) Waterfall
11 13 (9.03%) Unit Testing
12 11 (7.64%) Software Testing
13 10 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (6.94%) Web Application Development
14 9 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 68 (47.22%) Java
2 44 (30.56%) C#
3 43 (29.86%) JavaScript
3 43 (29.86%) SQL
4 29 (20.14%) C++
5 12 (8.33%) PHP
6 7 (4.86%) Ruby
6 7 (4.86%) PHP5
7 4 (2.78%) Objective-C
7 4 (2.78%) C
8 2 (1.39%) VB6
8 2 (1.39%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.39%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.39%) Python
8 2 (1.39%) Fortran
8 2 (1.39%) CFML
8 2 (1.39%) Perl
8 2 (1.39%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.39%) VBScript
8 2 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (11.81%) Degree
2 13 (9.03%) ISEB
3 12 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.64%) ISTQB
5 4 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.39%) MCSD
6 2 (1.39%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.03%) QA
2 3 (2.08%) WAI
3 1 (0.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.69%) TickIT
3 1 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 38 (26.39%) hybris
2 13 (9.03%) Oracle
3 10 (6.94%) Microsoft
4 9 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (1.39%) Apple
5 2 (1.39%) Google
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