The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 567 332 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.20% 6.57% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.34% 8.04% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 486 293 242
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5002 4128 4376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.17% 81.74% 75.62%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3553 3852
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Scrum
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Scrum Salary Trend in the South West

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the South West

Scrum
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South West region over the 3 months to 16 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
Bristol +4 191 £45,000 +12.50% 32
Wiltshire +36 127 £36,667 +4.76% 11
Somerset -2 82 £42,500 +13.33% 15
Dorset +24 73 £32,500 -8.45% 7
Gloucestershire +20 41 £37,500 +2.73% 13
Devon +2 31 £34,500 +1.47% 6
Cornwall +2 2 £50,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1010 (90.34%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (40.79%) Java
3 335 (29.96%) TDD
4 294 (26.30%) C#
5 268 (23.97%) .NET
6 267 (23.88%) XML
7 257 (22.99%) SQL Server
8 250 (22.36%) HTML
9 249 (22.27%) Software Engineering
10 248 (22.18%) JavaScript
11 239 (21.38%) SQL
12 223 (19.95%) CSS
13 215 (19.23%) OO
14 195 (17.44%) Finance
15 194 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
16 176 (15.74%) ASP.NET
17 165 (14.76%) OOP
18 164 (14.67%) Spring
19 159 (14.22%) MVC
20 152 (13.60%) Degree
21 149 (13.33%) Oracle
22 144 (12.88%) Relational Database
23 132 (11.81%) QA
24 121 (10.82%) Web Services
25 119 (10.64%) Unit Testing
26 118 (10.55%) RDBMS
26 118 (10.55%) Mentoring
27 115 (10.29%) jQuery
28 114 (10.20%) Linux
29 107 (9.57%) C++

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 57 (5.10%) Apache ServiceMix
2 31 (2.77%) IIS
3 29 (2.59%) WebSphere
3 29 (2.59%) Tomcat
4 25 (2.24%) WebLogic
5 20 (1.79%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.07%) Apache
7 11 (0.98%) Node.js
8 7 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.45%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.45%) SAS
9 5 (0.45%) CMS
10 4 (0.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.27%) Drupal
11 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.18%) iPlanet
12 2 (0.18%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 40 (3.58%) MS Excel
2 22 (1.97%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.52%) MS Office
4 15 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.45%) Fireworks
6 4 (0.36%) MS Project
7 3 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.089%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (1.70%) Magento
2 17 (1.52%) Shopify
2 17 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
3 14 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.81%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.36%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.089%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.089%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.089%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.089%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.089%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.77%) SaaS
2 29 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.81%) GitHub
4 7 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.27%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.089%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.59%) Internet
2 16 (1.43%) IPv6
3 15 (1.34%) NFC
3 15 (1.34%) IPv4
4 14 (1.25%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.72%) LAN
6 6 (0.54%) Broadband
7 5 (0.45%) iSCSI
7 5 (0.45%) FTP
7 5 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (0.36%) WAN
9 2 (0.18%) DLNA
9 2 (0.18%) LDAP
9 2 (0.18%) SNMP
10 1 (0.089%) LTE
10 1 (0.089%) SSH
10 1 (0.089%) Intranet
10 1 (0.089%) SAN
10 1 (0.089%) HTTP
10 1 (0.089%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (22.99%) SQL Server
2 144 (12.88%) Relational Database
3 118 (10.55%) RDBMS
4 73 (6.53%) MySQL
5 44 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
6 40 (3.58%) SQL Server 2008
7 29 (2.59%) MongoDB
8 27 (2.42%) Big Data
9 22 (1.97%) DB2
10 19 (1.70%) Hazelcast
11 16 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
12 12 (1.07%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.07%) NoSQL
13 11 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 10 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
16 3 (0.27%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 100 (8.94%) Selenium
2 90 (8.05%) JUnit
3 87 (7.78%) Git (software)
4 69 (6.17%) Eclipse
5 65 (5.81%) Maven
6 64 (5.72%) NUnit
7 62 (5.55%) Jenkins
8 47 (4.20%) Cucumber
8 47 (4.20%) Moq
9 46 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
10 43 (3.85%) Subversion
10 43 (3.85%) WebDriver
11 42 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 38 (3.40%) Visual Studio
13 36 (3.22%) Ant
14 34 (3.04%) MSTest
15 33 (2.95%) JIRA
16 26 (2.33%) WATIR
17 25 (2.24%) Eclipse RCP
18 19 (1.70%) FitNesse
General
1 195 (17.44%) Finance
2 74 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 65 (5.81%) Banking
4 62 (5.55%) Retail
5 54 (4.83%) Back Office
6 27 (2.42%) Marketing
7 25 (2.24%) French Language
7 25 (2.24%) Games
7 25 (2.24%) Electronics
8 20 (1.79%) Legal
9 16 (1.43%) Manufacturing
10 11 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.89%) Advertising
11 10 (0.89%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.72%) Law
12 8 (0.72%) Investment Banking
13 6 (0.54%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Publishing
14 2 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.089%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 595 (53.22%) Developer
2 194 (17.35%) Java Developer
3 123 (11.00%) Senior Developer
4 118 (10.55%) .NET Developer
5 108 (9.66%) Analyst
6 104 (9.30%) Software Engineer
7 77 (6.89%) C# Developer
8 69 (6.17%) Project Manager
9 61 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 59 (5.28%) Business Analyst
11 51 (4.56%) Tester
12 49 (4.38%) Java Software Engineer
12 49 (4.38%) Senior Java Developer
13 46 (4.11%) Lead Developer
14 45 (4.03%) Team Leader
15 43 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
16 40 (3.58%) Test Manager
17 39 (3.49%) QA Engineer
18 35 (3.13%) PHP Developer
19 34 (3.04%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (23.97%) .NET
2 267 (23.88%) XML
3 250 (22.36%) HTML
4 223 (19.95%) CSS
5 176 (15.74%) ASP.NET
6 164 (14.67%) Spring
7 121 (10.82%) Web Services
8 115 (10.29%) jQuery
9 106 (9.48%) JSON
10 101 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 87 (7.78%) HTML5
12 81 (7.25%) RESTful
13 72 (6.44%) J2EE
13 72 (6.44%) WCF
14 61 (5.46%) SOAP
15 58 (5.19%) .NET Framework
16 55 (4.92%) OSGi
17 52 (4.65%) CSS3
18 51 (4.56%) WPF
19 50 (4.47%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 96 (8.59%) Computer Science
2 71 (6.35%) Enterprise Software
3 61 (5.46%) N-Tier
4 60 (5.37%) Inversion of Control
5 59 (5.28%) Analytical Skills
6 53 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 51 (4.56%) User Experience
8 50 (4.47%) Derivative
9 43 (3.85%) Open Source
10 40 (3.58%) Mathematics
11 35 (3.13%) Client/Server
12 33 (2.95%) Mobile App
13 25 (2.24%) SWIFT
14 18 (1.61%) iPhone
15 17 (1.52%) Digital Media
16 16 (1.43%) iPad
16 16 (1.43%) DTV
17 8 (0.72%) Blog
17 8 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
18 5 (0.45%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 114 (10.20%) Linux
2 83 (7.42%) Windows
3 68 (6.08%) UNIX
4 27 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 19 (1.70%) CentOS
5 19 (1.70%) Fedora
6 16 (1.43%) Android
7 12 (1.07%) Ubuntu
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone 7
8 5 (0.45%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1010 (90.34%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (29.96%) TDD
3 249 (22.27%) Software Engineering
4 215 (19.23%) OO
5 194 (17.35%) Continuous Integration
6 165 (14.76%) OOP
7 159 (14.22%) MVC
8 119 (10.64%) Unit Testing
9 118 (10.55%) Mentoring
10 105 (9.39%) Kanban
11 89 (7.96%) Automated Testing
12 88 (7.87%) E-Commerce
12 88 (7.87%) Waterfall
13 83 (7.42%) Project Management
14 80 (7.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 79 (7.07%) Software Testing
16 74 (6.62%) OOD
17 73 (6.53%) BDD
18 67 (5.99%) UML
18 67 (5.99%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 456 (40.79%) Java
2 294 (26.30%) C#
3 248 (22.18%) JavaScript
4 239 (21.38%) SQL
5 107 (9.57%) C++
6 89 (7.96%) PHP
7 83 (7.42%) Ruby
8 53 (4.74%) C
9 45 (4.03%) PHP5
10 44 (3.94%) Python
11 35 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 30 (2.68%) Bash Shell
13 28 (2.50%) VB
14 22 (1.97%) Objective-C
15 20 (1.79%) T-SQL
15 20 (1.79%) VBScript
15 20 (1.79%) Perl
16 15 (1.34%) VBA
17 9 (0.81%) Embedded C
18 8 (0.72%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 152 (13.60%) Degree
2 75 (6.71%) ISEB
3 51 (4.56%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.50%) MCSD
5 28 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 26 (2.33%) MCP
6 26 (2.33%) MCAD
6 26 (2.33%) MCTS
7 23 (2.06%) ISTQB
7 23 (2.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 19 (1.70%) HND
9 11 (0.98%) PhD
10 8 (0.72%) Sun Certification
11 7 (0.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 6 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.36%) PMI Certification
15 3 (0.27%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (11.81%) QA
2 7 (0.63%) WAI
3 2 (0.18%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.18%) COBIT
4 1 (0.089%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.089%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.089%) TickIT
4 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
System Software
1 27 (2.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.089%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (0.45%) Puppet
2 4 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.18%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.18%) Nagios
3 2 (0.18%) SCCM
4 1 (0.089%) Kibana
Vendors
1 149 (13.33%) Oracle
2 101 (9.03%) Microsoft
3 56 (5.01%) hybris
4 43 (3.85%) Google
5 40 (3.58%) JBoss
6 33 (2.95%) SAP
7 32 (2.86%) Zend
8 29 (2.59%) IBM
9 27 (2.42%) VMware
10 21 (1.88%) Red Hat
11 16 (1.43%) Apple
12 9 (0.81%) Telerik
12 9 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.72%) TIBCO
13 8 (0.72%) Adobe
14 5 (0.45%) HP
15 4 (0.36%) Sage
16 3 (0.27%) Sitecore
16 3 (0.27%) Twitter
17 2 (0.18%) DevExpress
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + health, dental, pension, training
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33000 - £40000 per annum + outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £42000 per annum - excellent benefits + training + flexi ti
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Ability Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Options
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 4 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago