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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 13 10 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +45
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 99 92 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.79% 15.36% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.75% 19.62% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 89 91 13
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,942 £25,902 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
671 469 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.69% 78.30% 71.45%
Number of salaries quoted 541 432 383
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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
Bath -16 28 £40,000 -15.78% 8
Taunton -1 25 £39,250 +15.44% 4
Bridgwater +3 13 £34,500 -8.00% 2
Street - 5 £42,500 -
Wells - 4 £37,000 -
Clevedon - 3 £45,000 - 1
Glastonbury - 2 £42,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 2 £42,500 -
Somerton - 2 £42,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £47,500 -
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 117 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (41.50%) C#
3 58 (39.46%) Java
4 51 (34.69%) HTML
5 50 (34.01%) Software Engineering
6 49 (33.33%) SQL
7 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
8 39 (26.53%) SQL Server
9 37 (25.17%) C++
10 34 (23.13%) .NET
11 33 (22.45%) TDD
12 32 (21.77%) hybris
12 32 (21.77%) CSS
13 28 (19.05%) Automated Testing
14 27 (18.37%) JIRA
14 27 (18.37%) OOP
15 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
16 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (15.65%) Line Management
18 22 (14.97%) Mentoring
18 22 (14.97%) Retail
19 21 (14.29%) Pair Programming
19 21 (14.29%) Unit Testing
20 20 (13.61%) Spring
20 20 (13.61%) Oracle
20 20 (13.61%) E-Commerce
20 20 (13.61%) Project Management
21 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET
22 18 (12.24%) XML
22 18 (12.24%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 13 (8.84%) SharePoint
2 10 (6.80%) IIS
3 6 (4.08%) Apache
3 6 (4.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.04%) Node.js
5 2 (1.36%) CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.68%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.40%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.04%) MS Office
3 3 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.40%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.36%) NFC
2 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.76%) MySQL
3 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.68%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) JIRA
2 18 (12.24%) NUnit
3 13 (8.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (8.84%) Selenium
4 11 (7.48%) Bugzilla
5 10 (6.80%) Visual Studio
6 9 (6.12%) SpecFlow
7 8 (5.44%) WebDriver
8 6 (4.08%) PHPUnit
8 6 (4.08%) PEAR
8 6 (4.08%) Subversion
8 6 (4.08%) Jenkins
8 6 (4.08%) Trac
8 6 (4.08%) Git (software)
9 5 (3.40%) Axure RP
9 5 (3.40%) Cucumber
9 5 (3.40%) Hudson
9 5 (3.40%) TeamCity
10 3 (2.04%) JUnit
10 3 (2.04%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 22 (14.97%) Retail
2 8 (5.44%) Finance
3 4 (2.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.36%) Banking
4 2 (1.36%) Advertising
4 2 (1.36%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Marketing
5 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (51.70%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) Software Engineer
2 31 (21.09%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.24%) Programmer
3 18 (12.24%) Java Programmer
4 15 (10.20%) Senior Developer
5 13 (8.84%) Software Developer
5 13 (8.84%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.84%) Java Software Engineer
6 12 (8.16%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (7.48%) Analyst
8 8 (5.44%) Junior
8 8 (5.44%) Junior Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Junior Java Developer
9 7 (4.76%) Test Manager
9 7 (4.76%) Test Analyst
9 7 (4.76%) QA Manager
10 6 (4.08%) .NET Developer
10 6 (4.08%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (34.69%) HTML
2 34 (23.13%) .NET
3 32 (21.77%) CSS
4 20 (13.61%) Spring
5 19 (12.93%) ASP.NET
6 18 (12.24%) jQuery
6 18 (12.24%) XML
7 12 (8.16%) HTML5
8 9 (6.12%) .NET Framework
9 8 (5.44%) JSON
9 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (4.76%) WPF
11 6 (4.08%) Symfony
11 6 (4.08%) CakePHP
11 6 (4.08%) Ajax
11 6 (4.08%) J2EE
12 5 (3.40%) XSLT
12 5 (3.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (2.72%) CSS3
13 4 (2.72%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.20%) Mathematics
3 12 (8.16%) User Experience
4 4 (2.72%) Digital Media
4 4 (2.72%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.04%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.04%) Tandem
6 2 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.36%) EPoS
6 2 (1.36%) VLE
6 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.36%) iPhone
6 2 (1.36%) iPad
7 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.68%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.68%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.88%) Windows
2 8 (5.44%) Linux
3 5 (3.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.36%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.68%) Solaris
5 1 (0.68%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (79.59%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.01%) Software Engineering
3 33 (22.45%) TDD
4 28 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 27 (18.37%) OOP
6 25 (17.01%) PRINCE2
7 23 (15.65%) Line Management
8 22 (14.97%) Mentoring
9 21 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 21 (14.29%) Pair Programming
10 20 (13.61%) E-Commerce
10 20 (13.61%) Project Management
11 17 (11.56%) OOD
11 17 (11.56%) ITIL
12 15 (10.20%) Migration
13 13 (8.84%) OO
13 13 (8.84%) Waterfall
14 12 (8.16%) MVC
15 11 (7.48%) Software Testing
15 11 (7.48%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (41.50%) C#
2 58 (39.46%) Java
3 49 (33.33%) SQL
4 48 (32.65%) JavaScript
5 37 (25.17%) C++
6 9 (6.12%) PHP
7 6 (4.08%) Ruby
7 6 (4.08%) PHP5
8 5 (3.40%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.40%) C
9 4 (2.72%) PowerShell
9 4 (2.72%) VB
9 4 (2.72%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.04%) Python
10 3 (2.04%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.04%) VBScript
10 3 (2.04%) VB6
11 2 (1.36%) Fortran
11 2 (1.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 14 (9.52%) ISEB
2 12 (8.16%) Degree
2 12 (8.16%) Security Cleared
3 11 (7.48%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.40%) MCSD
4 5 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (2.04%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.20%) QA
2 5 (3.40%) WAI
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.68%) TickIT
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 32 (21.77%) hybris
2 20 (13.61%) Oracle
3 14 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 5 (3.40%) SAP
5 2 (1.36%) Apple
5 2 (1.36%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.36%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
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