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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 26 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 486 461 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 7.92% 7.96% 5.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.59% 9.76% 7.43%
Number of salaries quoted 434 407 290
Average salary £38,750 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £55,000 £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
5067 4725 4333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.55% 81.62% 78.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4135 3927 3805
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -5 148 £42,500 -5.55% 26
Gloucestershire +20 109 £45,000 +7.78% 12
Somerset +1 57 £34,000 -1.44% 16
Dorset +1 51 £35,000 -12.50% 9
Wiltshire -6 50 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Devon 0 49 £36,000 +20.00% 6
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 863 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (37.25%) HTML
3 336 (36.92%) JavaScript
4 309 (33.96%) Java
5 301 (33.08%) .NET
6 293 (32.20%) TDD
7 290 (31.87%) CSS
8 288 (31.65%) C#
9 254 (27.91%) SQL Server
10 212 (23.30%) MVC
11 207 (22.75%) ASP.NET
12 205 (22.53%) Software Engineering
13 192 (21.10%) SQL
14 187 (20.55%) XML
15 159 (17.47%) Spring
16 156 (17.14%) Finance
17 141 (15.49%) OO
17 141 (15.49%) Oracle
18 139 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
19 138 (15.16%) Kanban
20 137 (15.05%) jQuery
21 130 (14.29%) MySQL
22 129 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
22 129 (14.18%) Degree
23 128 (14.07%) JSON
24 117 (12.86%) HTML5
25 116 (12.75%) Web Services
26 108 (11.87%) OOP
27 107 (11.76%) C++
28 105 (11.54%) Linux

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 50 (5.49%) JBoss
1 50 (5.49%) Node.js
2 46 (5.05%) Tomcat
3 30 (3.30%) WebSphere
4 26 (2.86%) SharePoint
5 25 (2.75%) Apache
6 21 (2.31%) IIS
7 20 (2.20%) CMS
8 14 (1.54%) WebLogic
9 12 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
10 11 (1.21%) Apache ServiceMix
11 10 (1.10%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.99%) Drupal
12 9 (0.99%) ColdFusion
12 9 (0.99%) WordPress
13 7 (0.77%) Confluence
14 5 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (0.55%) Cloud Foundry
15 4 (0.44%) nginx
15 4 (0.44%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 27 (2.97%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.10%) MS Project
4 9 (0.99%) MS Office
4 9 (0.99%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.33%) RoboHelp
6 3 (0.33%) XMetaL
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 21 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.99%) Summit
3 8 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (4.40%) SaaS
2 34 (3.74%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.64%) Amazon EC2
4 20 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.55%) GitHub
6 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.11%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.09%) Internet
2 15 (1.65%) TCP/IP
3 9 (0.99%) DLNA
4 5 (0.55%) IMAP
5 4 (0.44%) HTTP
6 3 (0.33%) DNS
7 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.22%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.22%) SNMP
7 2 (0.22%) LDAP
7 2 (0.22%) SMS
8 1 (0.11%) WAN
8 1 (0.11%) DHCP
8 1 (0.11%) LAN
8 1 (0.11%) VPN
8 1 (0.11%) SAN
8 1 (0.11%) MPLS
8 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 130 (14.29%) MySQL
3 75 (8.24%) Relational Database
4 55 (6.04%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (5.49%) MongoDB
6 48 (5.27%) RDBMS
7 36 (3.96%) NoSQL
8 25 (2.75%) Big Data
9 20 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (1.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 11 (1.21%) Oracle Database
14 10 (1.10%) Hadoop
15 7 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 5 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
17 4 (0.44%) RavenDB
17 4 (0.44%) CouchDB
17 4 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 97 (10.66%) Git (software)
2 76 (8.35%) NUnit
3 68 (7.47%) JUnit
4 63 (6.92%) Subversion
5 62 (6.81%) Rhino Mocks
6 54 (5.93%) Visual Studio
7 52 (5.71%) Selenium
7 52 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (4.84%) JIRA
9 37 (4.07%) Maven
10 35 (3.85%) Moq
11 33 (3.63%) Eclipse
12 29 (3.19%) MSTest
13 27 (2.97%) Cucumber
14 23 (2.53%) Ant
15 20 (2.20%) WebDriver
16 18 (1.98%) PHPUnit
17 17 (1.87%) SpecFlow
18 16 (1.76%) Trac
18 16 (1.76%) Axure RP
General
1 156 (17.14%) Finance
2 71 (7.80%) Retail
3 52 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 50 (5.49%) Banking
5 45 (4.95%) Marketing
6 29 (3.19%) Military
7 24 (2.64%) Manufacturing
8 22 (2.42%) Aerospace
9 21 (2.31%) Electronics
10 19 (2.09%) Games
11 15 (1.65%) Financial Institution
11 15 (1.65%) Back Office
12 13 (1.43%) Law
13 10 (1.10%) Advertising
13 10 (1.10%) French Language
14 8 (0.88%) Legal
15 4 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
17 1 (0.11%) Automotive
17 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 485 (53.30%) Developer
2 136 (14.95%) .NET Developer
3 116 (12.75%) Java Developer
4 109 (11.98%) Software Engineer
5 74 (8.13%) Analyst
6 67 (7.36%) Senior Developer
7 51 (5.60%) ScrumMaster
8 42 (4.62%) Project Manager
8 42 (4.62%) Software Developer
9 37 (4.07%) Business Analyst
10 36 (3.96%) Test Analyst
11 35 (3.85%) PHP Developer
12 33 (3.63%) Web Developer
12 33 (3.63%) Lead Developer
12 33 (3.63%) Front-End Developer
13 32 (3.52%) Graduate
14 30 (3.30%) Architect
15 28 (3.08%) Test Manager
15 28 (3.08%) JavaScript Developer
16 24 (2.64%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (37.25%) HTML
2 301 (33.08%) .NET
3 290 (31.87%) CSS
4 207 (22.75%) ASP.NET
5 187 (20.55%) XML
6 159 (17.47%) Spring
7 139 (15.27%) ASP.NET MVC
8 137 (15.05%) jQuery
9 128 (14.07%) JSON
10 117 (12.86%) HTML5
11 116 (12.75%) Web Services
12 97 (10.66%) WCF
13 80 (8.79%) Ajax
14 73 (8.02%) J2EE
15 65 (7.14%) Hibernate
16 61 (6.70%) AngularJS
17 56 (6.15%) Castle Windsor
18 55 (6.04%) WPF
19 51 (5.60%) RESTful
19 51 (5.60%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.89%) Computer Science
2 77 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 73 (8.02%) Mathematics
4 53 (5.82%) User Experience
5 43 (4.73%) Open Source
6 37 (4.07%) Inversion of Control
7 29 (3.19%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (3.08%) Management Information System
9 27 (2.97%) N-Tier
9 27 (2.97%) Social Network
10 22 (2.42%) Visualisation
11 21 (2.31%) DTV
12 18 (1.98%) Client/Server
13 14 (1.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (1.54%) Derivative
14 12 (1.32%) PKI
15 11 (1.21%) Physics
15 11 (1.21%) Performance Metrics
16 10 (1.10%) SWIFT
17 9 (0.99%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 105 (11.54%) Linux
2 91 (10.00%) Windows
3 42 (4.62%) UNIX
4 13 (1.43%) Android
5 8 (0.88%) CentOS
5 8 (0.88%) Fedora
6 6 (0.66%) Solaris
7 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.44%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 863 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 293 (32.20%) TDD
3 212 (23.30%) MVC
4 205 (22.53%) Software Engineering
5 141 (15.49%) OO
6 138 (15.16%) Kanban
7 129 (14.18%) Continuous Integration
8 108 (11.87%) OOP
9 89 (9.78%) Web Application Development
10 77 (8.46%) OOD
11 75 (8.24%) Mentoring
12 74 (8.13%) Project Management
13 72 (7.91%) Software Testing
14 70 (7.69%) E-Commerce
15 66 (7.25%) BDD
16 64 (7.03%) UML
17 59 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
17 59 (6.48%) Test Automation
18 50 (5.49%) User Stories
19 49 (5.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 336 (36.92%) JavaScript
2 309 (33.96%) Java
3 288 (31.65%) C#
4 192 (21.10%) SQL
5 107 (11.76%) C++
6 83 (9.12%) PHP
7 52 (5.71%) C
8 50 (5.49%) Python
8 50 (5.49%) Ruby
9 44 (4.84%) Perl
10 38 (4.18%) T-SQL
11 24 (2.64%) VB.NET
12 19 (2.09%) Bash Shell
13 16 (1.76%) PHP5
13 16 (1.76%) VB
14 15 (1.65%) Groovy
15 10 (1.10%) VBScript
16 9 (0.99%) CFML
17 7 (0.77%) Objective-C
17 7 (0.77%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 129 (14.18%) Degree
2 66 (7.25%) ISEB
3 53 (5.82%) Security Cleared
4 38 (4.18%) DV Cleared
5 36 (3.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 27 (2.97%) ISTQB
7 25 (2.75%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.77%) PMI Certification
8 7 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.44%) MCP
11 2 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.11%) PMP
12 1 (0.11%) MCSD
12 1 (0.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (7.69%) QA
2 14 (1.54%) WAI
3 9 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.99%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.44%) SLA
5 2 (0.22%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 36 (3.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (1.54%) Hyper-V
3 9 (0.99%) vSphere
4 6 (0.66%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.33%) Docker
6 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.10%) Puppet
2 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.22%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.11%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 141 (15.49%) Oracle
2 94 (10.33%) Microsoft
3 36 (3.96%) VMware
4 29 (3.19%) hybris
5 28 (3.08%) SAP
6 20 (2.20%) IBM
7 17 (1.87%) Google
8 13 (1.43%) Sybase
9 12 (1.32%) TIBCO
9 12 (1.32%) Facebook
10 10 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 10 (1.10%) Cisco
11 7 (0.77%) Twitter
12 6 (0.66%) Apple
13 5 (0.55%) ATG
13 5 (0.55%) CA
13 5 (0.55%) RedPrairie
13 5 (0.55%) Demandware
14 4 (0.44%) Zend
14 4 (0.44%) Adobe
South West
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Datasource Computer Employment
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Somerset
XIST4 IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £20000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, pension
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Talent International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Health, Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago