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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 531 539 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 9.04% 8.77% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.74% 10.60% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 460 464 232
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 182 £43,000 -9.47% 31
Gloucestershire +7 108 £50,000 +36.98% 4
Dorset +9 76 £35,000 +12.00% 9
Somerset +15 61 £42,500 - 24
Wiltshire -28 51 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Devon +16 46 £37,500 +4.16% 6
Cornwall - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 945 (92.74%) Agile Software Development
2 376 (36.90%) .NET
3 357 (35.03%) Java
4 351 (34.45%) TDD
5 332 (32.58%) JavaScript
6 330 (32.38%) HTML
7 319 (31.31%) C#
8 297 (29.15%) CSS
9 274 (26.89%) SQL Server
10 268 (26.30%) SQL
11 266 (26.10%) MVC
12 245 (24.04%) ASP.NET
13 221 (21.69%) Software Engineering
14 219 (21.49%) Spring
15 213 (20.90%) Finance
16 170 (16.68%) OO
17 168 (16.49%) Git (software)
17 168 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
18 164 (16.09%) MySQL
19 161 (15.80%) Oracle
20 159 (15.60%) XML
20 159 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
21 152 (14.92%) jQuery
22 150 (14.72%) JSON
23 149 (14.62%) SDLC
24 148 (14.52%) Degree
25 147 (14.43%) Web Services
26 141 (13.84%) Linux
27 133 (13.05%) Kanban
28 132 (12.95%) J2EE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 85 (8.34%) JBoss
2 80 (7.85%) Node.js
3 59 (5.79%) Tomcat
4 48 (4.71%) WebSphere
5 32 (3.14%) WebLogic
6 27 (2.65%) Apache
7 24 (2.36%) Mule
8 23 (2.26%) Elasticsearch
9 22 (2.16%) Apache ServiceMix
9 22 (2.16%) CMS
10 21 (2.06%) Mule ESB
11 17 (1.67%) Confluence
12 15 (1.47%) Umbraco
12 15 (1.47%) IIS
13 13 (1.28%) Cloud Foundry
14 10 (0.98%) ArcGIS
14 10 (0.98%) SharePoint
14 10 (0.98%) Drupal
15 7 (0.69%) WordPress
16 6 (0.59%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (2.06%) MS Project
2 19 (1.86%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.86%) MS Visio
3 15 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 7 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.29%) MS Office
6 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.098%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (0.59%) Summit
3 1 (0.098%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.098%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 50 (4.91%) SaaS
2 35 (3.43%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.39%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.29%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.098%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.098%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.098%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 8 (0.79%) HTTP
3 8 (0.79%) DLNA
4 4 (0.39%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.29%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.098%) LAN
7 1 (0.098%) WAN
7 1 (0.098%) SMTP
7 1 (0.098%) VPN
7 1 (0.098%) MPLS
7 1 (0.098%) Telnet
7 1 (0.098%) Wireless
7 1 (0.098%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.098%) SSH
7 1 (0.098%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.098%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 164 (16.09%) MySQL
3 92 (9.03%) MongoDB
4 86 (8.44%) Relational Database
5 59 (5.79%) RDBMS
6 41 (4.02%) NoSQL
7 34 (3.34%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (3.24%) Big Data
9 21 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (1.08%) Hadoop
12 10 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 7 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
16 3 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
16 3 (0.29%) Hazelcast
16 3 (0.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 168 (16.49%) Git (software)
2 110 (10.79%) JUnit
3 97 (9.52%) JIRA
4 85 (8.34%) Selenium
5 81 (7.95%) NUnit
6 75 (7.36%) Subversion
7 68 (6.67%) Maven
7 68 (6.67%) Rhino Mocks
8 67 (6.58%) Eclipse
9 54 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 46 (4.51%) Cucumber
11 39 (3.83%) Ant
12 34 (3.34%) MSTest
13 32 (3.14%) Jenkins
14 31 (3.04%) Visual Studio
15 29 (2.85%) Moq
16 24 (2.36%) WebDriver
17 23 (2.26%) IntelliJ
17 23 (2.26%) Mockito
18 21 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 213 (20.90%) Finance
2 88 (8.64%) Retail
3 83 (8.15%) Marketing
4 75 (7.36%) Telecoms
5 63 (6.18%) Electronics
6 53 (5.20%) Manufacturing
7 50 (4.91%) Banking
8 48 (4.71%) Military
9 22 (2.16%) Games
10 18 (1.77%) Law
11 13 (1.28%) Financial Institution
12 11 (1.08%) French Language
13 6 (0.59%) Legal
14 5 (0.49%) Advertising
14 5 (0.49%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.49%) Music Industry
15 3 (0.29%) Back Office
16 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 568 (55.74%) Developer
2 162 (15.90%) .NET Developer
3 160 (15.70%) Java Developer
4 132 (12.95%) Software Engineer
5 115 (11.29%) Senior Developer
6 98 (9.62%) Analyst
7 60 (5.89%) Software Developer
8 51 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 50 (4.91%) Business Analyst
10 42 (4.12%) Test Analyst
11 41 (4.02%) Project Manager
11 41 (4.02%) PHP Developer
11 41 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
12 40 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 40 (3.93%) Web Developer
13 38 (3.73%) ScrumMaster
14 35 (3.43%) Architect
15 33 (3.24%) Lead Developer
16 30 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
17 26 (2.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 376 (36.90%) .NET
2 330 (32.38%) HTML
3 297 (29.15%) CSS
4 245 (24.04%) ASP.NET
5 219 (21.49%) Spring
6 168 (16.49%) ASP.NET MVC
7 159 (15.60%) XML
8 152 (14.92%) jQuery
9 150 (14.72%) JSON
10 147 (14.43%) Web Services
11 132 (12.95%) J2EE
12 123 (12.07%) WCF
13 121 (11.87%) HTML5
14 117 (11.48%) Hibernate
15 100 (9.81%) REST
16 96 (9.42%) .NET Framework
17 89 (8.73%) Ajax
18 84 (8.24%) SOAP
19 81 (7.95%) AngularJS
20 80 (7.85%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 116 (11.38%) Computer Science
2 76 (7.46%) User Experience
3 66 (6.48%) Mathematics
4 64 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
5 51 (5.00%) DTV
6 47 (4.61%) Inversion of Control
7 40 (3.93%) Visualisation
8 38 (3.73%) Social Network
9 35 (3.43%) N-Tier
10 34 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
11 33 (3.24%) Management Information System
12 30 (2.94%) Client/Server
13 21 (2.06%) PKI
14 20 (1.96%) SWIFT
15 18 (1.77%) Performance Metrics
16 12 (1.18%) Algorithms
16 12 (1.18%) GIS
17 11 (1.08%) Data Structures
18 9 (0.88%) Physics
19 8 (0.79%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 141 (13.84%) Linux
2 129 (12.66%) Windows
3 51 (5.00%) UNIX
4 23 (2.26%) Android
5 14 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.98%) Windows Phone
7 7 (0.69%) CentOS
8 6 (0.59%) Fedora
8 6 (0.59%) Windows Phone 7
9 4 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
9 4 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 945 (92.74%) Agile Software Development
2 351 (34.45%) TDD
3 266 (26.10%) MVC
4 221 (21.69%) Software Engineering
5 170 (16.68%) OO
6 159 (15.60%) Continuous Integration
7 149 (14.62%) SDLC
8 133 (13.05%) Kanban
9 112 (10.99%) UML
10 104 (10.21%) E-Commerce
11 101 (9.91%) OOP
12 98 (9.62%) BDD
13 90 (8.83%) Web Application Development
14 86 (8.44%) Web Development
15 85 (8.34%) Project Management
16 75 (7.36%) OOD
17 71 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
18 69 (6.77%) Unit Testing
19 64 (6.28%) Test Automation
20 58 (5.69%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 357 (35.03%) Java
2 332 (32.58%) JavaScript
3 319 (31.31%) C#
4 268 (26.30%) SQL
5 107 (10.50%) C++
6 89 (8.73%) C
7 72 (7.07%) PHP
8 60 (5.89%) Python
9 55 (5.40%) Ruby
10 52 (5.10%) Perl
11 24 (2.36%) VB.NET
12 22 (2.16%) T-SQL
13 21 (2.06%) Groovy
14 20 (1.96%) Bash Shell
15 13 (1.28%) AspectJ
15 13 (1.28%) VBScript
15 13 (1.28%) VB
16 11 (1.08%) PHP5
17 10 (0.98%) VBA
18 9 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 148 (14.52%) Degree
2 89 (8.73%) Security Cleared
3 61 (5.99%) DV Cleared
4 37 (3.63%) SC Cleared
5 31 (3.04%) ISEB
6 19 (1.86%) ISTQB
7 9 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.49%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.39%) MCP
10 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.20%) CCNA
12 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.098%) IIBA
12 1 (0.098%) CCNP
12 1 (0.098%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.098%) RHCE
12 1 (0.098%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.098%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (4.12%) QA
2 9 (0.88%) WCAG
3 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.59%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.39%) WAI
5 1 (0.098%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (5.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (2.16%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.98%) vSphere
4 8 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.69%) Docker
6 1 (0.098%) iptables
6 1 (0.098%) Gluster
6 1 (0.098%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (0.98%) Puppet
2 3 (0.29%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.098%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.098%) Graylog
3 1 (0.098%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.098%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.098%) Nagios
3 1 (0.098%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 161 (15.80%) Oracle
2 107 (10.50%) Microsoft
3 59 (5.79%) SAP
4 58 (5.69%) VMware
5 41 (4.02%) IBM
6 31 (3.04%) Google
7 24 (2.36%) hybris
8 22 (2.16%) Sybase
9 17 (1.67%) Apple
10 13 (1.28%) ATG
11 12 (1.18%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.18%) Cisco
11 12 (1.18%) BEA
12 11 (1.08%) Facebook
13 10 (0.98%) ESRI
13 10 (0.98%) Perforce
14 9 (0.88%) RedPrairie
14 9 (0.88%) Twitter
14 9 (0.88%) Demandware
15 7 (0.69%) Red Hat
Bristol Area
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Tavistock, Devon
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Noir Consulting
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £46,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 2 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Eames Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Ilchester, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Competitive + pension + more
Posted: 2 days ago