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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 15 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 66 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.98% 9.18% 5.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.00% 11.11% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 63 63 35
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,628 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
440 612 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 79.85% 82.59% 79.40%
Number of salaries quoted 384 532 465
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £38,327
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +37 40 £34,000 +13.33% 4
Wells - 9 £55,000 -
Taunton +4 4 £35,000 +75.00% 4
Street - 4 £48,750 -
Clevedon - 3 £47,500 - 2
Yeovil -2 2 £28,250 -19.28%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £37,500 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 105 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (47.06%) HTML
3 48 (40.34%) CSS
4 47 (39.50%) Software Engineering
5 46 (38.66%) Degree
5 46 (38.66%) C#
6 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
7 38 (31.93%) MySQL
8 36 (30.25%) SQL
8 36 (30.25%) Java
9 33 (27.73%) Linux
10 32 (26.89%) XML
11 31 (26.05%) Mathematics
11 31 (26.05%) jQuery
12 29 (24.37%) Software Testing
13 28 (23.53%) PHP
14 26 (21.85%) C++
14 26 (21.85%) OOP
15 25 (21.01%) Subversion
15 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
16 23 (19.33%) TDD
16 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
16 23 (19.33%) Ajax
17 22 (18.49%) .NET
18 21 (17.65%) Windows
19 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
19 20 (16.81%) PHPUnit
19 20 (16.81%) Web Application Development
20 19 (15.97%) OOD
21 17 (14.29%) Spring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (13.45%) Apache
2 10 (8.40%) Tomcat
3 9 (7.56%) Cloud Foundry
3 9 (7.56%) Node.js
4 7 (5.88%) ColdFusion
5 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (8.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.36%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (31.93%) MySQL
2 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.36%) Big Data
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 25 (21.01%) Subversion
1 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.81%) PHPUnit
3 16 (13.45%) PEAR
3 16 (13.45%) Trac
3 16 (13.45%) Bugzilla
4 13 (10.92%) JIRA
4 13 (10.92%) Maven
5 12 (10.08%) Ant
6 11 (9.24%) Eclipse
7 10 (8.40%) Axure RP
8 6 (5.04%) Visual Studio
9 5 (4.20%) JUnit
10 4 (3.36%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.52%) SpecFlow
12 2 (1.68%) Selenium
12 2 (1.68%) FishEye
13 1 (0.84%) Jenkins
13 1 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.84%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.84%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Military
4 1 (0.84%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (60.50%) Developer
2 24 (20.17%) Software Engineer
3 23 (19.33%) Java Developer
4 19 (15.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 19 (15.97%) PHP Developer
5 14 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 12 (10.08%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (10.08%) Senior Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (8.40%) Graduate
7 10 (8.40%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Graduate Developer
8 9 (7.56%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.56%) J2EE Developer
8 9 (7.56%) C++ Software Engineer
8 9 (7.56%) Test Manager
9 8 (6.72%) .NET Developer
9 8 (6.72%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (47.06%) HTML
2 48 (40.34%) CSS
3 32 (26.89%) XML
4 31 (26.05%) jQuery
5 23 (19.33%) Ajax
6 22 (18.49%) .NET
7 17 (14.29%) Spring
7 17 (14.29%) JSON
8 15 (12.61%) Web Services
9 14 (11.76%) WPF
10 12 (10.08%) ASP.NET
10 12 (10.08%) HTML5
11 10 (8.40%) J2EE
11 10 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 10 (8.40%) WCF
12 9 (7.56%) CakePHP
12 9 (7.56%) .NET Framework
12 9 (7.56%) JDBC
12 9 (7.56%) JSP
12 9 (7.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Mathematics
2 20 (16.81%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.45%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (10.08%) User Experience
5 5 (4.20%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.36%) VLE
6 4 (3.36%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.68%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.68%) Blog
8 1 (0.84%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.84%) Open Source
8 1 (0.84%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 33 (27.73%) Linux
2 21 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (2.52%) UNIX
4 1 (0.84%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (39.50%) Software Engineering
3 29 (24.37%) Software Testing
4 26 (21.85%) OOP
5 23 (19.33%) TDD
6 20 (16.81%) Web Application Development
7 19 (15.97%) OOD
8 14 (11.76%) PRINCE2
9 13 (10.92%) Mentoring
10 11 (9.24%) MVC
11 10 (8.40%) UML
11 10 (8.40%) Web Accessibility
11 10 (8.40%) User Stories
11 10 (8.40%) Business Development
12 9 (7.56%) AOP
12 9 (7.56%) RUP
12 9 (7.56%) Pair Programming
13 8 (6.72%) OO
13 8 (6.72%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.72%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) C#
2 41 (34.45%) JavaScript
3 36 (30.25%) SQL
3 36 (30.25%) Java
4 28 (23.53%) PHP
5 26 (21.85%) C++
6 9 (7.56%) AspectJ
7 8 (6.72%) PHP5
8 7 (5.88%) Ruby
8 7 (5.88%) Python
8 7 (5.88%) CFML
8 7 (5.88%) Perl
9 4 (3.36%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.52%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.84%) VB6
11 1 (0.84%) VB
Qualifications
1 46 (38.66%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.56%) ISEB
3 2 (1.68%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.84%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) WAI
2 5 (4.20%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (7.56%) IBM
2 4 (3.36%) hybris
3 3 (2.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.84%) Zend
4 1 (0.84%) SAP
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Clevedon, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Fantastic benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreditch, Somerset
7digital
Salary: Attractive Basic + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 11 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 12 days ago
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 24 days ago