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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 476 330 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.16% 6.48% 4.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.79% 7.95% 6.26%
Number of salaries quoted 410 300 227
Average salary £36,250 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
4860 4151 4108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.28% 81.52% 78.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4061 3483 3618
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,500
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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +7 173 £40,000 -15.78% 43
Dorset +21 68 £35,000 -12.50% 15
Gloucestershire +12 68 £42,500 -13.19% 14
Wiltshire +25 59 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Somerset 0 50 £34,500 -1.42% 5
Devon -3 39 £36,000 +20.00% 7
Cornwall - 2 £26,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 867 (94.65%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (39.74%) HTML
3 349 (38.10%) .NET
4 345 (37.66%) JavaScript
5 328 (35.81%) TDD
6 322 (35.15%) C#
7 305 (33.30%) CSS
8 296 (32.31%) SQL Server
9 280 (30.57%) Java
10 236 (25.76%) ASP.NET
11 218 (23.80%) MVC
12 205 (22.38%) XML
13 198 (21.62%) SQL
14 197 (21.51%) Software Engineering
15 164 (17.90%) Kanban
16 162 (17.69%) Finance
17 156 (17.03%) OO
18 151 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
19 145 (15.83%) Oracle
20 144 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
21 143 (15.61%) jQuery
22 142 (15.50%) Spring
23 132 (14.41%) Web Services
24 123 (13.43%) OOP
25 122 (13.32%) C++
26 119 (12.99%) WCF
27 117 (12.77%) JSON
28 116 (12.66%) HTML5
29 113 (12.34%) Degree
30 102 (11.14%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 35 (3.82%) JBoss
1 35 (3.82%) Node.js
2 33 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 30 (3.28%) Tomcat
4 24 (2.62%) Apache
5 23 (2.51%) IIS
6 22 (2.40%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.97%) CMS
8 14 (1.53%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
10 10 (1.09%) Umbraco
11 7 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.76%) ColdFusion
11 7 (0.76%) Drupal
11 7 (0.76%) WordPress
12 5 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.44%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.22%) MS Exchange
15 2 (0.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.06%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.42%) MS Office
4 4 (0.44%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.33%) RoboHelp
5 3 (0.33%) XMetaL
5 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.66%) Summit
4 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (2.73%) SaaS
3 23 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (0.66%) Amazon S3
6 5 (0.55%) GitHub
7 1 (0.11%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.38%) Internet
2 20 (2.18%) TCP/IP
3 12 (1.31%) DLNA
4 5 (0.55%) IMAP
5 4 (0.44%) SNMP
5 4 (0.44%) LDAP
6 3 (0.33%) NFC
6 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.22%) DVB
7 2 (0.22%) SMS
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) HTTP
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) SAN
8 1 (0.11%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 98 (10.70%) MySQL
3 73 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 57 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
5 46 (5.02%) RDBMS
6 36 (3.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 26 (2.84%) Big Data
8 24 (2.62%) NoSQL
9 23 (2.51%) MongoDB
10 22 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (1.64%) Hadoop
13 14 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 12 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.09%) Oracle Database
16 7 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 6 (0.66%) Amazon RDS
17 6 (0.66%) Hazelcast
18 4 (0.44%) RavenDB
18 4 (0.44%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 101 (11.03%) NUnit
2 75 (8.19%) Rhino Mocks
3 67 (7.31%) Visual Studio
4 66 (7.21%) Git (software)
5 57 (6.22%) Subversion
6 56 (6.11%) JUnit
7 52 (5.68%) Moq
8 47 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 41 (4.48%) Selenium
10 36 (3.93%) Cucumber
11 30 (3.28%) Eclipse
11 30 (3.28%) Maven
11 30 (3.28%) MSTest
12 25 (2.73%) SpecFlow
13 21 (2.29%) JIRA
14 19 (2.07%) Ant
14 19 (2.07%) Jenkins
15 18 (1.97%) Trac
15 18 (1.97%) Bugzilla
15 18 (1.97%) PEAR
General
1 162 (17.69%) Finance
2 62 (6.77%) Banking
3 58 (6.33%) Retail
4 38 (4.15%) Marketing
5 37 (4.04%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.62%) Aerospace
7 18 (1.97%) Back Office
8 15 (1.64%) Manufacturing
8 15 (1.64%) Games
9 14 (1.53%) Financial Institution
10 13 (1.42%) Electronics
10 13 (1.42%) Military
10 13 (1.42%) French Language
11 11 (1.20%) Advertising
12 9 (0.98%) Law
12 9 (0.98%) Legal
13 6 (0.66%) Music Industry
14 4 (0.44%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 517 (56.44%) Developer
2 140 (15.28%) .NET Developer
3 107 (11.68%) Java Developer
4 89 (9.72%) Software Engineer
5 74 (8.08%) Senior Developer
6 61 (6.66%) Analyst
7 56 (6.11%) Software Developer
8 48 (5.24%) ScrumMaster
9 42 (4.59%) Web Developer
10 41 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
11 39 (4.26%) Project Manager
12 38 (4.15%) C# Developer
13 34 (3.71%) Team Leader
14 33 (3.60%) Business Analyst
15 32 (3.49%) Test Manager
15 32 (3.49%) PHP Developer
16 29 (3.17%) Graduate
17 26 (2.84%) Test Analyst
18 24 (2.62%) Lead Developer
19 22 (2.40%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (39.74%) HTML
2 349 (38.10%) .NET
3 305 (33.30%) CSS
4 236 (25.76%) ASP.NET
5 205 (22.38%) XML
6 151 (16.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 143 (15.61%) jQuery
8 142 (15.50%) Spring
9 132 (14.41%) Web Services
10 119 (12.99%) WCF
11 117 (12.77%) JSON
12 116 (12.66%) HTML5
13 75 (8.19%) Ajax
14 66 (7.21%) AngularJS
15 64 (6.99%) RESTful
16 58 (6.33%) .NET Framework
16 58 (6.33%) J2EE
17 55 (6.00%) SOAP
18 53 (5.79%) Castle Windsor
19 52 (5.68%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 80 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
2 76 (8.30%) Computer Science
3 64 (6.99%) User Experience
4 55 (6.00%) Mathematics
5 45 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 41 (4.48%) Inversion of Control
7 31 (3.38%) N-Tier
8 30 (3.28%) Social Network
9 28 (3.06%) Open Source
10 22 (2.40%) Client/Server
11 18 (1.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.86%) Management Information System
13 16 (1.75%) Derivative
14 13 (1.42%) iPhone
14 13 (1.42%) Visualisation
14 13 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
14 13 (1.42%) iPad
14 13 (1.42%) SWIFT
14 13 (1.42%) DTV
15 12 (1.31%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 82 (8.95%) Windows
2 80 (8.73%) Linux
3 49 (5.35%) UNIX
4 30 (3.28%) Android
5 19 (2.07%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.42%) Windows Phone
6 13 (1.42%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (0.98%) Solaris
8 7 (0.76%) Fedora
8 7 (0.76%) CentOS
9 6 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (94.65%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (35.81%) TDD
3 218 (23.80%) MVC
4 197 (21.51%) Software Engineering
5 164 (17.90%) Kanban
6 156 (17.03%) OO
7 144 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
8 123 (13.43%) OOP
9 98 (10.70%) Web Application Development
10 91 (9.93%) OOD
11 85 (9.28%) BDD
12 80 (8.73%) E-Commerce
13 78 (8.52%) Mentoring
14 73 (7.97%) Unit Testing
15 70 (7.64%) Project Management
16 57 (6.22%) Pair Programming
17 54 (5.90%) Continuous Improvement
18 53 (5.79%) Software Testing
19 50 (5.46%) User Stories
20 49 (5.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 345 (37.66%) JavaScript
2 322 (35.15%) C#
3 280 (30.57%) Java
4 198 (21.62%) SQL
5 122 (13.32%) C++
6 81 (8.84%) PHP
7 51 (5.57%) Ruby
8 50 (5.46%) T-SQL
9 48 (5.24%) C
10 41 (4.48%) Python
11 35 (3.82%) Perl
12 30 (3.28%) VB.NET
13 20 (2.18%) Objective-C
14 19 (2.07%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.97%) PHP5
16 17 (1.86%) Groovy
16 17 (1.86%) VB
17 14 (1.53%) VBScript
18 8 (0.87%) PowerShell
19 7 (0.76%) CFML
Qualifications
1 113 (12.34%) Degree
2 60 (6.55%) ISEB
3 41 (4.48%) VCP4
4 30 (3.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 29 (3.17%) ISTQB
6 26 (2.84%) Security Cleared
7 20 (2.18%) DV Cleared
8 12 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (1.20%) SC Cleared
10 9 (0.98%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 7 (0.76%) PMI Certification
12 6 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (0.44%) MCP
13 4 (0.44%) MCSD
13 4 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.33%) PMP
15 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.11%) MCTS
15 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (7.86%) QA
2 19 (2.07%) WAI
3 7 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 6 (0.66%) ISO 14001
5 4 (0.44%) SLA
5 4 (0.44%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
6 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.11%) TickIT
7 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 29 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.44%) vSphere
4 3 (0.33%) Docker
4 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 12 (1.31%) Puppet
2 6 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.44%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 145 (15.83%) Oracle
2 102 (11.14%) Microsoft
3 29 (3.17%) VMware
4 28 (3.06%) hybris
5 23 (2.51%) Google
6 19 (2.07%) Facebook
7 16 (1.75%) SAP
8 14 (1.53%) Twitter
9 13 (1.42%) IBM
10 12 (1.31%) TIBCO
11 9 (0.98%) Red Hat
11 9 (0.98%) Sybase
12 8 (0.87%) Zend
13 6 (0.66%) Apple
14 5 (0.55%) Cisco
15 4 (0.44%) CA
15 4 (0.44%) Altiris
15 4 (0.44%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.44%) DevExpress
15 4 (0.44%) SolarWinds
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Sparx
Salary: £25,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GB Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Flex Bens and Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum + profit-share and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago