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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 34 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 431 369 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.13% 6.85% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 8.38% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 359 347 211
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
5041 4401 4420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.45% 81.74% 78.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 3715 3901
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +2 176 £40,000 -11.11% 36
Dorset +16 69 £35,750 -10.62% 9
Wiltshire +4 60 £35,000 - 7
Somerset 0 55 £36,000 -4.00% 9
Gloucestershire -5 34 £40,000 -18.30% 19
Devon -13 27 £36,000 +10.76% 1
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 895 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (37.28%) C#
3 356 (36.97%) .NET
4 345 (35.83%) HTML
5 331 (34.37%) TDD
6 317 (32.92%) JavaScript
7 310 (32.19%) SQL Server
8 288 (29.91%) CSS
9 268 (27.83%) Java
10 228 (23.68%) ASP.NET
11 223 (23.16%) XML
12 211 (21.91%) MVC
13 203 (21.08%) SQL
14 194 (20.15%) Software Engineering
15 175 (18.17%) OO
16 163 (16.93%) Kanban
17 148 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
18 147 (15.26%) OOP
18 147 (15.26%) Finance
19 141 (14.64%) Oracle
20 139 (14.43%) C++
21 137 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
22 130 (13.50%) Web Services
23 129 (13.40%) WCF
24 125 (12.98%) jQuery
25 119 (12.36%) Spring
26 115 (11.94%) Degree
27 114 (11.84%) NUnit
28 112 (11.63%) JSON
29 111 (11.53%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 45 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 25 (2.60%) Tomcat
3 23 (2.39%) JBoss
3 23 (2.39%) IIS
4 22 (2.28%) Node.js
5 20 (2.08%) WebSphere
6 18 (1.87%) Apache
7 15 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.45%) Apache ServiceMix
9 13 (1.35%) CMS
10 10 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (0.93%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.52%) iPlanet
12 5 (0.52%) ColdFusion
12 5 (0.52%) Drupal
12 5 (0.52%) WordPress
13 4 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.10%) MS Exchange
14 1 (0.10%) BizTalk Server
14 1 (0.10%) Mule
Applications
1 55 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.80%) Photoshop
3 18 (1.87%) MS Office
4 3 (0.31%) XMetaL
4 3 (0.31%) RoboHelp
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.42%) Summit
5 2 (0.21%) Magento
6 1 (0.10%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.10%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.12%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.35%) GitHub
4 12 (1.25%) SaaS
5 8 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.31%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.32%) Internet
2 23 (2.39%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.25%) DLNA
4 10 (1.04%) NFC
5 5 (0.52%) LDAP
5 5 (0.52%) SNMP
5 5 (0.52%) IMAP
6 4 (0.42%) Broadband
7 3 (0.31%) DNS
7 3 (0.31%) IPv4
7 3 (0.31%) IPv6
8 2 (0.21%) SMS
8 2 (0.21%) WAN
8 2 (0.21%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.21%) DVB
9 1 (0.10%) MPLS
9 1 (0.10%) LAN
9 1 (0.10%) DHCP
9 1 (0.10%) HTTP
9 1 (0.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 310 (32.19%) SQL Server
2 76 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 64 (6.65%) MySQL
4 58 (6.02%) PostgreSQL
5 54 (5.61%) RDBMS
6 51 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.70%) Big Data
8 22 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
10 18 (1.87%) NoSQL
11 17 (1.77%) Hadoop
12 15 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
14 7 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (0.73%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.52%) MongoDB
17 4 (0.42%) Hazelcast
17 4 (0.42%) RavenDB
17 4 (0.42%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 114 (11.84%) NUnit
2 80 (8.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 75 (7.79%) Visual Studio
4 62 (6.44%) Moq
5 57 (5.92%) Selenium
5 57 (5.92%) Git (software)
6 53 (5.50%) Subversion
7 50 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
8 47 (4.88%) JUnit
9 45 (4.67%) Cucumber
10 33 (3.43%) MSTest
11 32 (3.32%) SpecFlow
12 31 (3.22%) Maven
13 29 (3.01%) WebDriver
14 28 (2.91%) Eclipse
15 23 (2.39%) TeamCity
15 23 (2.39%) CruiseControl
16 22 (2.28%) Jenkins
16 22 (2.28%) Ant
17 16 (1.66%) Axure RP
General
1 147 (15.26%) Finance
2 68 (7.06%) Banking
3 50 (5.19%) Retail
4 38 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.91%) Back Office
6 26 (2.70%) Aerospace
6 26 (2.70%) Marketing
7 15 (1.56%) Games
8 14 (1.45%) French Language
9 10 (1.04%) Legal
10 9 (0.93%) Advertising
10 9 (0.93%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.83%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.83%) Electronics
12 6 (0.62%) Music Industry
13 4 (0.42%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.42%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.42%) Law
14 3 (0.31%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.21%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 517 (53.69%) Developer
2 140 (14.54%) .NET Developer
3 90 (9.35%) Java Developer
4 87 (9.03%) Senior Developer
5 80 (8.31%) Software Engineer
6 73 (7.58%) Analyst
7 58 (6.02%) C# Developer
8 56 (5.82%) Software Developer
9 46 (4.78%) Test Manager
10 45 (4.67%) Project Manager
11 44 (4.57%) ScrumMaster
12 43 (4.47%) Front-End Developer
13 36 (3.74%) Test Analyst
14 32 (3.32%) Web Developer
14 32 (3.32%) Business Analyst
15 29 (3.01%) Team Leader
16 26 (2.70%) PHP Developer
17 25 (2.60%) Senior Software Engineer
18 24 (2.49%) Test Engineer
18 24 (2.49%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 356 (36.97%) .NET
2 345 (35.83%) HTML
3 288 (29.91%) CSS
4 228 (23.68%) ASP.NET
5 223 (23.16%) XML
6 137 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 130 (13.50%) Web Services
8 129 (13.40%) WCF
9 125 (12.98%) jQuery
10 119 (12.36%) Spring
11 112 (11.63%) JSON
12 111 (11.53%) HTML5
13 72 (7.48%) AngularJS
14 70 (7.27%) SOAP
15 68 (7.06%) .NET Framework
16 67 (6.96%) RESTful
17 58 (6.02%) Ajax
18 56 (5.82%) WPF
19 52 (5.40%) CSS3
20 51 (5.30%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 76 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (7.17%) Computer Science
3 61 (6.33%) User Experience
4 48 (4.98%) Mathematics
5 47 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
6 45 (4.67%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (3.95%) N-Tier
8 33 (3.43%) Open Source
9 28 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 26 (2.70%) Client/Server
10 26 (2.70%) Derivative
11 25 (2.60%) Social Network
12 20 (2.08%) iPad
12 20 (2.08%) iPhone
13 14 (1.45%) Mobile App
13 14 (1.45%) SWIFT
14 13 (1.35%) Mobile Payment
15 12 (1.25%) MPEG
16 10 (1.04%) Blog
17 8 (0.83%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (8.72%) Windows
2 64 (6.65%) Linux
3 52 (5.40%) UNIX
4 34 (3.53%) Android
5 28 (2.91%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.35%) Windows Phone 7
6 13 (1.35%) Windows Phone
7 9 (0.93%) Solaris
8 5 (0.52%) Fedora
8 5 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.52%) CentOS
8 5 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (92.94%) Agile Software Development
2 331 (34.37%) TDD
3 211 (21.91%) MVC
4 194 (20.15%) Software Engineering
5 175 (18.17%) OO
6 163 (16.93%) Kanban
7 148 (15.37%) Continuous Integration
8 147 (15.26%) OOP
9 98 (10.18%) Unit Testing
10 97 (10.07%) OOD
11 91 (9.45%) Mentoring
12 90 (9.35%) BDD
13 86 (8.93%) E-Commerce
14 79 (8.20%) Web Application Development
15 76 (7.89%) Software Testing
16 70 (7.27%) Project Management
17 58 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
18 55 (5.71%) Pair Programming
19 54 (5.61%) Automated Testing
19 54 (5.61%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 359 (37.28%) C#
2 317 (32.92%) JavaScript
3 268 (27.83%) Java
4 203 (21.08%) SQL
5 139 (14.43%) C++
6 72 (7.48%) PHP
7 59 (6.13%) Ruby
8 54 (5.61%) T-SQL
9 45 (4.67%) C
10 39 (4.05%) VB.NET
11 38 (3.95%) Python
12 30 (3.12%) Objective-C
13 25 (2.60%) VB
13 25 (2.60%) Perl
14 21 (2.18%) VBScript
14 21 (2.18%) Bash Shell
15 20 (2.08%) PHP5
16 12 (1.25%) PowerShell
17 11 (1.14%) Groovy
18 7 (0.73%) VBA
Qualifications
1 115 (11.94%) Degree
2 87 (9.03%) ISEB
3 47 (4.88%) ISTQB
4 34 (3.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 27 (2.80%) Security Cleared
6 15 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 11 (1.14%) SC Cleared
9 8 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (0.83%) MCSD
10 7 (0.73%) PMI Certification
11 6 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.42%) MCTS
12 4 (0.42%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.42%) PMP
12 4 (0.42%) MCP
13 3 (0.31%) MCAD
14 2 (0.21%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
14 2 (0.21%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (10.49%) QA
2 21 (2.18%) WAI
3 5 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.52%) COBIT
4 4 (0.42%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.42%) SLA
4 4 (0.42%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.21%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) TickIT
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.10%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (0.83%) Puppet
2 5 (0.52%) SCCM
2 5 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.21%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.21%) Nagios
Vendors
1 141 (14.64%) Oracle
2 101 (10.49%) Microsoft
3 33 (3.43%) hybris
4 28 (2.91%) Google
5 18 (1.87%) VMware
6 15 (1.56%) Facebook
7 14 (1.45%) IBM
8 13 (1.35%) Zend
9 12 (1.25%) Twitter
9 12 (1.25%) Apple
10 9 (0.93%) TIBCO
10 9 (0.93%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.83%) SAP
12 5 (0.52%) Sitecore
12 5 (0.52%) SolarWinds
12 5 (0.52%) DevExpress
12 5 (0.52%) Altiris
13 4 (0.42%) CA
14 3 (0.31%) Sybase
15 2 (0.21%) HP
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits free parking, pension, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucestershire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £35,600 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sogeti
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago