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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 38 44
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 543 301 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.92% 5.86% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.12% 7.27% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 462 266 255
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
4883 4141 4280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.23% 80.58% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3539 3773
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 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +7 191 £47,500 +18.75% 26
Wiltshire +35 111 £37,125 +6.07% 11
Dorset +23 75 £31,250 -10.71% 8
Somerset +1 75 £42,500 +13.33% 17
Gloucestershire +16 45 £37,500 +2.73% 8
Devon +6 24 £37,500 +11.94% 7
Cornwall -6 2 £50,000 +66.66%
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 506 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 468 (42.98%) Java
3 312 (28.65%) TDD
4 264 (24.24%) C#
5 257 (23.60%) XML
6 243 (22.31%) JavaScript
7 242 (22.22%) .NET
8 240 (22.04%) Software Engineering
9 239 (21.95%) SQL
10 234 (21.49%) SQL Server
11 228 (20.94%) HTML
12 209 (19.19%) CSS
13 207 (19.01%) OO
14 186 (17.08%) Finance
15 185 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
16 167 (15.34%) ASP.NET
17 165 (15.15%) Spring
18 157 (14.42%) OOP
19 155 (14.23%) Degree
20 146 (13.41%) MVC
21 141 (12.95%) Relational Database
22 129 (11.85%) Oracle
23 128 (11.75%) QA
24 125 (11.48%) Linux
25 123 (11.29%) RDBMS
26 114 (10.47%) Web Services
27 113 (10.38%) jQuery
28 102 (9.37%) Selenium
29 101 (9.27%) Unit Testing
30 100 (9.18%) JSON

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 55 (5.05%) Apache ServiceMix
2 30 (2.75%) Tomcat
3 28 (2.57%) IIS
4 27 (2.48%) WebSphere
5 23 (2.11%) WebLogic
6 22 (2.02%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.29%) Apache
8 10 (0.92%) Node.js
9 7 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 6 (0.55%) Drupal
11 5 (0.46%) SAS
12 4 (0.37%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.28%) CMS
13 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
14 2 (0.18%) Sitecore CMS
14 2 (0.18%) Mule
14 2 (0.18%) ColdFusion
14 2 (0.18%) OpenROAD
Applications
1 35 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.47%) MS Office
4 15 (1.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.64%) MS Project
6 5 (0.46%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.092%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (2.20%) Magento
2 21 (1.93%) Shopify
3 16 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
4 14 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 9 (0.83%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.37%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.092%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.092%) Zen Cart
7 1 (0.092%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.85%) SaaS
2 20 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.83%) GitHub
4 7 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.18%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.092%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 30 (2.75%) Internet
2 17 (1.56%) IPv6
3 15 (1.38%) IPv4
4 12 (1.10%) NFC
5 10 (0.92%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.73%) LAN
7 6 (0.55%) Broadband
8 5 (0.46%) FTP
8 5 (0.46%) iSCSI
8 5 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.37%) WAN
10 2 (0.18%) LTE
10 2 (0.18%) 3G
10 2 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.18%) IPsec
10 2 (0.18%) 4G
10 2 (0.18%) VoLTE
10 2 (0.18%) SAN
11 1 (0.092%) Intranet
11 1 (0.092%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 234 (21.49%) SQL Server
2 141 (12.95%) Relational Database
3 123 (11.29%) RDBMS
4 82 (7.53%) MySQL
5 41 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (3.03%) MongoDB
7 28 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 25 (2.30%) Big Data
9 22 (2.02%) Hazelcast
9 22 (2.02%) DB2
10 14 (1.29%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.19%) SQL Server 2005
12 9 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (0.73%) Hadoop
14 7 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.37%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 2 (0.18%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.18%) Ingres
16 2 (0.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 102 (9.37%) Selenium
2 96 (8.82%) JUnit
3 89 (8.17%) Git (software)
4 73 (6.70%) Eclipse
5 66 (6.06%) Maven
6 62 (5.69%) Jenkins
7 48 (4.41%) NUnit
8 47 (4.32%) Subversion
9 43 (3.95%) Moq
10 41 (3.76%) WebDriver
10 41 (3.76%) Rhino Mocks
11 40 (3.67%) Cucumber
12 37 (3.40%) MSTest
12 37 (3.40%) JIRA
13 36 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
14 34 (3.12%) Ant
15 32 (2.94%) Visual Studio
16 26 (2.39%) WATIR
17 23 (2.11%) Eclipse RCP
18 22 (2.02%) FitNesse
General
1 186 (17.08%) Finance
2 76 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 64 (5.88%) Retail
4 61 (5.60%) Banking
5 54 (4.96%) Back Office
6 25 (2.30%) Marketing
7 24 (2.20%) Electronics
8 23 (2.11%) Games
8 23 (2.11%) French Language
9 20 (1.84%) Legal
10 15 (1.38%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.92%) Investment Banking
11 10 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (0.92%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.64%) Law
12 7 (0.64%) Advertising
13 5 (0.46%) Local Government
14 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 586 (53.81%) Developer
2 202 (18.55%) Java Developer
3 117 (10.74%) Senior Developer
4 113 (10.38%) .NET Developer
5 101 (9.27%) Analyst
6 97 (8.91%) Software Engineer
7 76 (6.98%) Project Manager
8 72 (6.61%) C# Developer
9 66 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 56 (5.14%) Business Analyst
11 53 (4.87%) Tester
12 50 (4.59%) Java Software Engineer
13 48 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
14 47 (4.32%) Lead Developer
15 45 (4.13%) ScrumMaster
16 43 (3.95%) Team Leader
17 39 (3.58%) Test Manager
17 39 (3.58%) PHP Developer
18 38 (3.49%) QA Engineer
19 37 (3.40%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (23.60%) XML
2 242 (22.22%) .NET
3 228 (20.94%) HTML
4 209 (19.19%) CSS
5 167 (15.34%) ASP.NET
6 165 (15.15%) Spring
7 114 (10.47%) Web Services
8 113 (10.38%) jQuery
9 100 (9.18%) JSON
10 95 (8.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 82 (7.53%) HTML5
12 80 (7.35%) RESTful
13 72 (6.61%) J2EE
14 65 (5.97%) WCF
15 55 (5.05%) WPF
16 54 (4.96%) SOAP
17 53 (4.87%) OSGi
18 50 (4.59%) XML Messaging
19 47 (4.32%) Ajax
19 47 (4.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 93 (8.54%) Computer Science
2 67 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 61 (5.60%) Inversion of Control
4 57 (5.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 55 (5.05%) N-Tier
6 50 (4.59%) Derivative
7 44 (4.04%) Open Source
8 39 (3.58%) Mathematics
9 32 (2.94%) Client/Server
10 30 (2.75%) Mobile App
11 23 (2.11%) SWIFT
12 20 (1.84%) Digital Media
13 15 (1.38%) DTV
14 14 (1.29%) iPhone
15 12 (1.10%) iPad
16 10 (0.92%) Data Protection Act
17 8 (0.73%) Blog
18 7 (0.64%) Management Information System
19 5 (0.46%) EPoS
19 5 (0.46%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 125 (11.48%) Linux
2 86 (7.90%) Windows
3 65 (5.97%) UNIX
4 22 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 18 (1.65%) Fedora
5 18 (1.65%) CentOS
6 13 (1.19%) Ubuntu
7 12 (1.10%) Android
8 5 (0.46%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.092%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.092%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.092%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 506 (46.46%) Agile Software Development
2 312 (28.65%) TDD
3 240 (22.04%) Software Engineering
4 207 (19.01%) OO
5 185 (16.99%) Continuous Integration
6 157 (14.42%) OOP
7 146 (13.41%) MVC
8 101 (9.27%) Unit Testing
9 96 (8.82%) Kanban
10 88 (8.08%) Waterfall
11 86 (7.90%) Project Management
12 84 (7.71%) E-Commerce
12 84 (7.71%) Automated Testing
13 77 (7.07%) Continuous Improvement
14 76 (6.98%) Software Testing
15 66 (6.06%) Multithreading
16 65 (5.97%) Test Automation
16 65 (5.97%) OOD
17 63 (5.79%) UML
18 62 (5.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 468 (42.98%) Java
2 264 (24.24%) C#
3 243 (22.31%) JavaScript
4 239 (21.95%) SQL
5 97 (8.91%) PHP
6 93 (8.54%) C++
7 81 (7.44%) Ruby
8 52 (4.78%) C
9 46 (4.22%) Python
10 45 (4.13%) PHP5
11 29 (2.66%) Bash Shell
12 28 (2.57%) VB
12 28 (2.57%) VB.NET
13 23 (2.11%) Perl
14 20 (1.84%) VBScript
15 18 (1.65%) T-SQL
15 18 (1.65%) Objective-C
16 16 (1.47%) VBA
17 9 (0.83%) Embedded C
17 9 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 155 (14.23%) Degree
2 73 (6.70%) ISEB
3 46 (4.22%) Security Cleared
4 36 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (3.12%) MCSD
6 32 (2.94%) MCP
6 32 (2.94%) MCAD
6 32 (2.94%) MCTS
7 25 (2.30%) SC Cleared
8 21 (1.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (1.74%) ISTQB
9 19 (1.74%) HND
10 11 (1.01%) PhD
11 9 (0.83%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.64%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 5 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.37%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.28%) PMP
16 2 (0.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (11.75%) QA
2 3 (0.28%) WAI
2 3 (0.28%) DO-178B
3 2 (0.18%) COBIT
3 2 (0.18%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 24 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (0.37%) Puppet
2 2 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.092%) Kibana
3 1 (0.092%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.092%) Nagios
3 1 (0.092%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 129 (11.85%) Oracle
2 88 (8.08%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.33%) hybris
4 40 (3.67%) JBoss
5 38 (3.49%) Google
6 36 (3.31%) Zend
7 34 (3.12%) SAP
8 27 (2.48%) IBM
9 24 (2.20%) VMware
10 19 (1.74%) Red Hat
11 13 (1.19%) Apple
12 11 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (0.83%) Telerik
14 8 (0.73%) TIBCO
14 8 (0.73%) Adobe
15 5 (0.46%) HP
16 4 (0.37%) Sage
17 2 (0.18%) Sitecore
17 2 (0.18%) CA
17 2 (0.18%) Cisco
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £42000 per annum - excellent benefits + training + flexi ti
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-55,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Exmouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
Roc Search
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £600000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Agilisys Professional Services Ltd
Salary: competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago