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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 466 537 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.98% 9.06% 5.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.65% 10.96% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 418 465 265
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4828 4899 4204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.64% 82.63% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 4079 3695
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 May 2015.

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 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
Bristol -12 139 £42,500 -5.55% 36
Gloucestershire +6 107 £45,000 +21.62% 7
Somerset +11 68 £37,500 +7.14% 13
Devon +5 50 £36,000 +28.57% 11
Dorset +3 47 £35,000 -12.50% 12
Wiltshire -23 37 £35,000 -17.64% 10
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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.

1 886 (95.17%) Agile Software Development
2 340 (36.52%) HTML
3 330 (35.45%) Java
4 328 (35.23%) JavaScript
5 323 (34.69%) .NET
6 303 (32.55%) TDD
7 301 (32.33%) C#
8 295 (31.69%) CSS
9 245 (26.32%) SQL Server
10 229 (24.60%) MVC
11 228 (24.49%) Software Engineering
12 220 (23.63%) ASP.NET
13 206 (22.13%) SQL
14 185 (19.87%) Spring
15 167 (17.94%) Finance
16 155 (16.65%) MySQL
16 155 (16.65%) Oracle
16 155 (16.65%) XML
17 150 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 145 (15.57%) Degree
19 144 (15.47%) OO
20 140 (15.04%) jQuery
21 138 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
22 127 (13.64%) JSON
22 127 (13.64%) SDLC
23 125 (13.43%) Kanban
24 120 (12.89%) C++
25 119 (12.78%) Web Services
26 118 (12.67%) HTML5
27 114 (12.24%) Git (software)

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 62 (6.66%) Node.js
2 61 (6.55%) JBoss
3 47 (5.05%) Tomcat
4 38 (4.08%) WebSphere
5 27 (2.90%) Apache
6 24 (2.58%) CMS
7 22 (2.36%) SharePoint
8 20 (2.15%) IIS
9 19 (2.04%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
11 15 (1.61%) Umbraco
12 14 (1.50%) Apache ServiceMix
13 12 (1.29%) Confluence
13 12 (1.29%) Drupal
14 11 (1.18%) WordPress
15 9 (0.97%) Cloud Foundry
16 7 (0.75%) ArcGIS
16 7 (0.75%) ColdFusion
17 5 (0.54%) nginx
18 4 (0.43%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 25 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.04%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.61%) MS Project
4 13 (1.40%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.64%) MS Office
5 6 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.32%) RoboHelp
6 3 (0.32%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 27 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.97%) Summit
3 5 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (4.94%) SaaS
2 33 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.54%) GitHub
6 4 (0.43%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.32%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.93%) Internet
2 13 (1.40%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.97%) DLNA
4 5 (0.54%) HTTP
4 5 (0.54%) IMAP
5 4 (0.43%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.21%) DNS
6 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) SMS
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) FTP
7 1 (0.11%) MPLS
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 245 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 155 (16.65%) MySQL
3 72 (7.73%) Relational Database
4 54 (5.80%) MongoDB
5 50 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 45 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 36 (3.87%) NoSQL
8 29 (3.11%) Big Data
9 17 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.50%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (1.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database
12 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (1.07%) Hadoop
14 6 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 4 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
15 4 (0.43%) Hazelcast
15 4 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 114 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 80 (8.59%) NUnit
3 74 (7.95%) JUnit
3 74 (7.95%) Selenium
4 69 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 68 (7.30%) Subversion
6 58 (6.23%) JIRA
7 52 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (4.94%) Maven
8 46 (4.94%) Eclipse
9 40 (4.30%) Visual Studio
10 35 (3.76%) Moq
11 33 (3.54%) MSTest
12 32 (3.44%) Cucumber
13 29 (3.11%) Ant
14 27 (2.90%) WebDriver
15 20 (2.15%) PHPUnit
15 20 (2.15%) SpecFlow
16 19 (2.04%) FitNesse
17 17 (1.83%) Jenkins
General
1 167 (17.94%) Finance
2 84 (9.02%) Retail
3 53 (5.69%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.37%) Marketing
5 45 (4.83%) Banking
6 36 (3.87%) Military
7 30 (3.22%) Manufacturing
8 27 (2.90%) Electronics
9 22 (2.36%) Games
10 19 (2.04%) Aerospace
11 16 (1.72%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.40%) Law
12 13 (1.40%) French Language
13 11 (1.18%) Legal
14 8 (0.86%) Advertising
15 5 (0.54%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.32%) Back Office
17 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.21%) Automotive
18 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 495 (53.17%) Developer
2 143 (15.36%) .NET Developer
3 130 (13.96%) Software Engineer
4 120 (12.89%) Java Developer
5 76 (8.16%) Senior Developer
6 69 (7.41%) Analyst
7 47 (5.05%) Software Developer
7 47 (5.05%) ScrumMaster
8 41 (4.40%) Project Manager
9 37 (3.97%) Test Analyst
9 37 (3.97%) PHP Developer
10 36 (3.87%) Graduate
11 35 (3.76%) Lead Developer
11 35 (3.76%) C# Developer
12 34 (3.65%) Web Developer
12 34 (3.65%) Architect
13 33 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
14 31 (3.33%) Business Analyst
14 31 (3.33%) Team Leader
15 27 (2.90%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 340 (36.52%) HTML
2 323 (34.69%) .NET
3 295 (31.69%) CSS
4 220 (23.63%) ASP.NET
5 185 (19.87%) Spring
6 155 (16.65%) XML
7 150 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 140 (15.04%) jQuery
9 127 (13.64%) JSON
10 119 (12.78%) Web Services
11 118 (12.67%) HTML5
12 103 (11.06%) WCF
13 91 (9.77%) J2EE
14 87 (9.34%) Ajax
15 76 (8.16%) Hibernate
16 65 (6.98%) AngularJS
17 64 (6.87%) Apache Camel
18 63 (6.77%) Castle Windsor
18 63 (6.77%) .NET Framework
19 57 (6.12%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 102 (10.96%) Computer Science
2 78 (8.38%) Mathematics
3 73 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
4 50 (5.37%) User Experience
5 41 (4.40%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (3.33%) Management Information System
7 29 (3.11%) Social Network
8 28 (3.01%) N-Tier
9 27 (2.90%) DTV
9 27 (2.90%) Visualisation
9 27 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (2.15%) Client/Server
11 15 (1.61%) PKI
12 13 (1.40%) SWIFT
12 13 (1.40%) Performance Metrics
13 11 (1.18%) Physics
14 9 (0.97%) Chemistry
14 9 (0.97%) MPEG
15 8 (0.86%) GIS
16 7 (0.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 110 (11.82%) Linux
2 105 (11.28%) Windows
3 39 (4.19%) UNIX
4 10 (1.07%) Android
5 8 (0.86%) CentOS
5 8 (0.86%) Fedora
6 4 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.11%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 886 (95.17%) Agile Software Development
2 303 (32.55%) TDD
3 229 (24.60%) MVC
4 228 (24.49%) Software Engineering
5 144 (15.47%) OO
6 138 (14.82%) Continuous Integration
7 127 (13.64%) SDLC
8 125 (13.43%) Kanban
9 105 (11.28%) OOP
10 92 (9.88%) Web Application Development
11 86 (9.24%) OOD
12 79 (8.49%) UML
13 73 (7.84%) Project Management
14 72 (7.73%) E-Commerce
15 70 (7.52%) Software Testing
16 69 (7.41%) Test Automation
17 64 (6.87%) Mentoring
18 63 (6.77%) BDD
18 63 (6.77%) Web Development
19 53 (5.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 330 (35.45%) Java
2 328 (35.23%) JavaScript
3 301 (32.33%) C#
4 206 (22.13%) SQL
5 120 (12.89%) C++
6 78 (8.38%) PHP
7 61 (6.55%) C
8 54 (5.80%) Python
9 52 (5.59%) Ruby
10 48 (5.16%) Perl
11 28 (3.01%) T-SQL
12 21 (2.26%) VB.NET
12 21 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 16 (1.72%) PHP5
14 14 (1.50%) Groovy
15 11 (1.18%) VB
16 9 (0.97%) AspectJ
17 7 (0.75%) CFML
17 7 (0.75%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 145 (15.57%) Degree
2 66 (7.09%) Security Cleared
3 62 (6.66%) ISEB
4 46 (4.94%) DV Cleared
5 31 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 30 (3.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 28 (3.01%) ISTQB
8 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.64%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.43%) MCP
10 4 (0.43%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 1 (0.11%) MCSD
11 1 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (7.30%) QA
2 9 (0.97%) WAI
2 9 (0.97%) ISO 9001
2 9 (0.97%) ISO 14001
3 4 (0.43%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 43 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.07%) vSphere
4 6 (0.64%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.32%) Docker
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.07%) Puppet
2 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.11%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 155 (16.65%) Oracle
2 91 (9.77%) Microsoft
3 43 (4.62%) VMware
4 36 (3.87%) SAP
5 31 (3.33%) IBM
5 31 (3.33%) hybris
6 20 (2.15%) Google
7 13 (1.40%) Sybase
7 13 (1.40%) TIBCO
8 11 (1.18%) Cisco
9 10 (1.07%) Red Hat
10 9 (0.97%) ATG
10 9 (0.97%) RedPrairie
10 9 (0.97%) Demandware
11 8 (0.86%) Facebook
11 8 (0.86%) Perforce
12 7 (0.75%) ESRI
13 6 (0.64%) Apple
14 5 (0.54%) CA
14 5 (0.54%) Twitter
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 3 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Gold Group
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 10% bonus and bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
iKonnect
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 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
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hudson IT
Salary: £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Talent International
Salary: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago