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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 20 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 57 70 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 10.27% 10.23% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.15% 12.37% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 33
Average salary £34,000 £34,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £24,610 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
469 566 557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 84.50% 82.75% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 400 480 519
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +22 45 £34,000 +13.33% 4
Wells - 5 £55,000 -
Clevedon - 2 £35,000 - 1
Street - 2 £55,000 -
Taunton -5 1 £30,927 +3.08% 10
Yeovil -5 1 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Scrum
South West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (52.68%) HTML
3 53 (47.32%) CSS
4 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
5 45 (40.18%) Software Engineering
6 39 (34.82%) Degree
7 38 (33.93%) jQuery
7 38 (33.93%) C#
8 34 (30.36%) MySQL
9 33 (29.46%) Java
10 31 (27.68%) XML
11 30 (26.79%) SQL
11 30 (26.79%) Mathematics
12 29 (25.89%) PHP
13 28 (25.00%) Linux
14 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
15 24 (21.43%) TDD
15 24 (21.43%) Software Testing
16 23 (20.54%) Ajax
16 23 (20.54%) C++
17 22 (19.64%) Web Application Development
18 21 (18.75%) Git (software)
18 21 (18.75%) Subversion
18 21 (18.75%) OOP
19 19 (16.96%) HTML5
20 18 (16.07%) PHPUnit
20 18 (16.07%) Windows
21 17 (15.18%) PRINCE2
21 17 (15.18%) User Experience
21 17 (15.18%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (14.29%) Apache
2 9 (8.04%) ColdFusion
2 9 (8.04%) Node.js
3 7 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 5 (4.46%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP CRM
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.04%) SaaS
2 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.79%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (30.36%) MySQL
2 25 (22.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.04%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.89%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (18.75%) Subversion
1 21 (18.75%) Git (software)
2 18 (16.07%) PHPUnit
3 16 (14.29%) Bugzilla
3 16 (14.29%) PEAR
3 16 (14.29%) Trac
4 14 (12.50%) Axure RP
5 11 (9.82%) Maven
6 10 (8.93%) JIRA
6 10 (8.93%) Ant
7 7 (6.25%) JUnit
7 7 (6.25%) Visual Studio
8 6 (5.36%) Eclipse
9 5 (4.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.79%) FishEye
11 1 (0.89%) SpecFlow
11 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.89%) Selenium
11 1 (0.89%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (3.57%) Finance
2 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.79%) Retail
2 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (60.71%) Developer
2 22 (19.64%) Java Developer
3 20 (17.86%) Software Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) PHP Developer
4 17 (15.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 14 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Software Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Graduate
7 10 (8.93%) C# Software Engineer
8 9 (8.04%) Graduate Developer
9 8 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
9 8 (7.14%) Test Manager
10 7 (6.25%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Graduate PHP Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.46%) J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (52.68%) HTML
2 53 (47.32%) CSS
3 38 (33.93%) jQuery
4 31 (27.68%) XML
5 23 (20.54%) Ajax
6 19 (16.96%) HTML5
7 15 (13.39%) .NET
8 14 (12.50%) Spring
8 14 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (11.61%) JSON
10 12 (10.71%) WPF
10 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET
11 11 (9.82%) Web Services
12 10 (8.93%) SOAP
13 9 (8.04%) Ruby on Rails
13 9 (8.04%) CakePHP
14 8 (7.14%) Hibernate
14 8 (7.14%) Symfony
15 7 (6.25%) J2EE
15 7 (6.25%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.79%) Mathematics
2 17 (15.18%) Computer Science
2 17 (15.18%) User Experience
3 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.36%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.36%) VLE
5 4 (3.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.79%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.79%) Blog
7 1 (0.89%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Linux
2 18 (16.07%) Windows
3 4 (3.57%) UNIX
4 2 (1.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (91.07%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (40.18%) Software Engineering
3 24 (21.43%) TDD
3 24 (21.43%) Software Testing
4 22 (19.64%) Web Application Development
5 21 (18.75%) OOP
6 17 (15.18%) PRINCE2
7 15 (13.39%) Mentoring
8 14 (12.50%) User Stories
8 14 (12.50%) Web Accessibility
8 14 (12.50%) Business Development
9 13 (11.61%) OOD
10 11 (9.82%) Pair Programming
11 10 (8.93%) MVC
12 9 (8.04%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.14%) Kanban
14 7 (6.25%) OO
14 7 (6.25%) Test Management
15 6 (5.36%) Test Automation
16 5 (4.46%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 52 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 38 (33.93%) C#
3 33 (29.46%) Java
4 30 (26.79%) SQL
5 29 (25.89%) PHP
6 23 (20.54%) C++
7 9 (8.04%) Perl
7 9 (8.04%) Python
7 9 (8.04%) CFML
7 9 (8.04%) Ruby
8 8 (7.14%) PHP5
9 5 (4.46%) AspectJ
10 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.79%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.89%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.89%) VB6
12 1 (0.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 39 (34.82%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) ISEB
2 8 (7.14%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.89%) MCSD
4 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.50%) WAI
2 5 (4.46%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (4.46%) IBM
1 5 (4.46%) hybris
2 3 (2.68%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.89%) Zend
3 1 (0.89%) SAP
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 9 days ago