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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 32 30 70
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +40
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 424 441 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 6.75% 7.57% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.16% 9.20% 4.98%
Number of salaries quoted 356 418 190
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
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
5196 4792 4440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 82.27% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4291 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,397 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 December 2014. 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 0 158 £45,000 - 24
Wiltshire -7 71 £37,000 +5.71% 10
Dorset +15 69 £37,500 -6.25% 11
Somerset -1 63 £38,500 +2.66% 7
Gloucestershire -5 33 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Devon -24 24 £34,500 -1.42% 4
Cornwall - 1 £26,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (90.96%) Agile Software Development
2 333 (33.84%) C#
3 327 (33.23%) TDD
4 325 (33.03%) .NET
5 320 (32.52%) HTML
6 311 (31.61%) Java
7 305 (31.00%) JavaScript
8 285 (28.96%) SQL Server
9 282 (28.66%) CSS
10 261 (26.52%) XML
11 218 (22.15%) SQL
12 205 (20.83%) ASP.NET
13 190 (19.31%) OO
14 189 (19.21%) Software Engineering
15 186 (18.90%) MVC
16 166 (16.87%) Finance
17 164 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 160 (16.26%) OOP
19 149 (15.14%) Oracle
20 148 (15.04%) Kanban
21 144 (14.63%) C++
22 129 (13.11%) Web Services
23 124 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
24 121 (12.30%) JSON
25 118 (11.99%) Spring
26 111 (11.28%) Degree
26 111 (11.28%) WCF
27 110 (11.18%) HTML5
28 109 (11.08%) Unit Testing
29 107 (10.87%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 32 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 26 (2.64%) JBoss
2 26 (2.64%) WebSphere
3 23 (2.34%) Apache ServiceMix
4 21 (2.13%) Node.js
4 21 (2.13%) WebLogic
4 21 (2.13%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.93%) IIS
6 10 (1.02%) Apache
6 10 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
7 9 (0.91%) CMS
7 9 (0.91%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.51%) iPlanet
9 4 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.30%) ColdFusion
10 3 (0.30%) Drupal
10 3 (0.30%) WordPress
11 2 (0.20%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 48 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.44%) Photoshop
3 19 (1.93%) MS Office
4 3 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.10%) XMetaL
Business Applications
1 12 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.30%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) Shopify
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 28 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (1.52%) SaaS
2 15 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.22%) GitHub
4 3 (0.30%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 29 (2.95%) Internet
2 23 (2.34%) TCP/IP
3 16 (1.63%) NFC
4 11 (1.12%) DLNA
5 8 (0.81%) IPv4
5 8 (0.81%) IPv6
6 5 (0.51%) SNMP
6 5 (0.51%) LDAP
6 5 (0.51%) WAN
7 4 (0.41%) Broadband
8 3 (0.30%) SMS
8 3 (0.30%) DNS
9 2 (0.20%) DVB
9 2 (0.20%) IMAP
10 1 (0.10%) SSH
10 1 (0.10%) MPLS
10 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) SAN
10 1 (0.10%) VPN
10 1 (0.10%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 285 (28.96%) SQL Server
2 95 (9.65%) Relational Database
3 72 (7.32%) RDBMS
4 51 (5.18%) PostgreSQL
5 50 (5.08%) MySQL
6 49 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 25 (2.54%) Big Data
8 19 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 19 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (1.83%) Hadoop
10 14 (1.42%) MongoDB
11 11 (1.12%) NoSQL
11 11 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 10 (1.02%) DB2
13 7 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.51%) SQLite
15 5 (0.51%) RavenDB
15 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 100 (10.16%) NUnit
2 70 (7.11%) Visual Studio
3 68 (6.91%) Rhino Mocks
4 67 (6.81%) Selenium
5 66 (6.71%) Git (software)
6 56 (5.69%) Moq
7 55 (5.59%) Subversion
8 50 (5.08%) JUnit
9 46 (4.67%) Cucumber
10 45 (4.57%) Eclipse
11 42 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 38 (3.86%) Maven
13 36 (3.66%) WebDriver
14 33 (3.35%) Jenkins
15 31 (3.15%) SpecFlow
16 29 (2.95%) Ant
17 28 (2.85%) MSTest
18 24 (2.44%) TeamCity
19 22 (2.24%) CruiseControl
20 20 (2.03%) JIRA
General
1 166 (16.87%) Finance
2 76 (7.72%) Banking
3 47 (4.78%) Telecoms
4 41 (4.17%) Retail
5 37 (3.76%) Back Office
6 21 (2.13%) Marketing
7 20 (2.03%) French Language
8 18 (1.83%) Aerospace
9 15 (1.52%) Games
10 12 (1.22%) Advertising
11 10 (1.02%) Retail Banking
12 9 (0.91%) Electronics
13 7 (0.71%) Legal
14 6 (0.61%) Manufacturing
14 6 (0.61%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.41%) Investment Banking
17 2 (0.20%) Local Government
17 2 (0.20%) Financial Institution
17 2 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 538 (54.67%) Developer
2 126 (12.80%) .NET Developer
3 113 (11.48%) Java Developer
4 104 (10.57%) Senior Developer
5 80 (8.13%) Software Engineer
6 70 (7.11%) C# Developer
7 69 (7.01%) Analyst
8 47 (4.78%) Project Manager
9 46 (4.67%) Software Developer
10 45 (4.57%) ScrumMaster
11 44 (4.47%) Test Manager
12 39 (3.96%) Front-End Developer
13 33 (3.35%) Business Analyst
14 32 (3.25%) Web Developer
15 31 (3.15%) Test Analyst
15 31 (3.15%) Team Leader
16 29 (2.95%) PHP Developer
17 28 (2.85%) Senior Software Engineer
17 28 (2.85%) Lead Developer
18 25 (2.54%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 325 (33.03%) .NET
2 320 (32.52%) HTML
3 282 (28.66%) CSS
4 261 (26.52%) XML
5 205 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 129 (13.11%) Web Services
7 124 (12.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 121 (12.30%) JSON
9 118 (11.99%) Spring
10 111 (11.28%) WCF
11 110 (11.18%) HTML5
12 107 (10.87%) jQuery
13 81 (8.23%) SOAP
14 80 (8.13%) RESTful
15 71 (7.22%) AngularJS
16 62 (6.30%) .NET Framework
17 57 (5.79%) J2EE
18 56 (5.69%) CSS3
19 50 (5.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 48 (4.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 72 (7.32%) Computer Science
2 64 (6.50%) User Experience
3 55 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (5.28%) Enterprise Software
5 49 (4.98%) Inversion of Control
6 47 (4.78%) N-Tier
7 40 (4.07%) Mathematics
8 38 (3.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (3.66%) Derivative
10 32 (3.25%) Mobile App
11 29 (2.95%) Client/Server
12 28 (2.85%) Open Source
12 28 (2.85%) iPhone
13 26 (2.64%) iPad
14 20 (2.03%) SWIFT
15 19 (1.93%) Social Network
16 17 (1.73%) Mobile Payment
17 11 (1.12%) MPEG
18 8 (0.81%) Blog
19 7 (0.71%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 74 (7.52%) Windows
2 69 (7.01%) UNIX
3 68 (6.91%) Linux
4 41 (4.17%) Apple iOS
5 40 (4.07%) Android
6 17 (1.73%) Windows Phone
6 17 (1.73%) Windows Phone 7
7 9 (0.91%) Solaris
8 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.41%) Fedora
9 4 (0.41%) CentOS
9 4 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.10%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 895 (90.96%) Agile Software Development
2 327 (33.23%) TDD
3 190 (19.31%) OO
4 189 (19.21%) Software Engineering
5 186 (18.90%) MVC
6 164 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 160 (16.26%) OOP
8 148 (15.04%) Kanban
9 109 (11.08%) Unit Testing
10 104 (10.57%) BDD
11 99 (10.06%) OOD
12 91 (9.25%) Mentoring
13 90 (9.15%) E-Commerce
14 72 (7.32%) Project Management
14 72 (7.32%) Software Testing
15 69 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
16 62 (6.30%) Web Application Development
17 61 (6.20%) Automated Testing
18 60 (6.10%) Pair Programming
19 57 (5.79%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 333 (33.84%) C#
2 311 (31.61%) Java
3 305 (31.00%) JavaScript
4 218 (22.15%) SQL
5 144 (14.63%) C++
6 68 (6.91%) PHP
7 62 (6.30%) Ruby
8 53 (5.39%) C
9 42 (4.27%) T-SQL
10 38 (3.86%) Python
10 38 (3.86%) Objective-C
11 35 (3.56%) VB.NET
12 31 (3.15%) VB
13 27 (2.74%) Bash Shell
14 24 (2.44%) PHP5
14 24 (2.44%) Perl
15 23 (2.34%) VBScript
16 11 (1.12%) VBA
16 11 (1.12%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.81%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 111 (11.28%) Degree
2 78 (7.93%) ISEB
3 39 (3.96%) ISTQB
4 35 (3.56%) Security Cleared
5 23 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 19 (1.93%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.63%) SC Cleared
8 13 (1.32%) MCSD
9 12 (1.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 10 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (0.91%) MCP
11 9 (0.91%) MCTS
12 8 (0.81%) MCAD
12 8 (0.81%) HND
13 6 (0.61%) PMI Certification
13 6 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (0.41%) PhD
14 4 (0.41%) PMP
15 3 (0.30%) DV Cleared
16 2 (0.20%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (10.47%) QA
2 18 (1.83%) WAI
3 5 (0.51%) COBIT
4 4 (0.41%) SLA
4 4 (0.41%) DO-178B
5 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.10%) TickIT
6 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (2.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.10%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.51%) SCCM
2 4 (0.41%) Puppet
2 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.20%) Nagios
4 2 (0.20%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 149 (15.14%) Oracle
2 90 (9.15%) Microsoft
3 41 (4.17%) Google
4 38 (3.86%) hybris
5 24 (2.44%) IBM
6 23 (2.34%) VMware
7 19 (1.93%) Zend
8 17 (1.73%) Apple
9 15 (1.52%) Facebook
10 10 (1.02%) Twitter
11 7 (0.71%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.61%) TIBCO
13 5 (0.51%) DevExpress
13 5 (0.51%) SolarWinds
13 5 (0.51%) SAP
13 5 (0.51%) Altiris
14 4 (0.41%) Sage
14 4 (0.41%) CA
14 4 (0.41%) Sitecore
15 3 (0.30%) Telerik
Christchurch, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Fairford, Gloucestershire
Yoh Company
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, Swindon
House of Fraser
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits free parking, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum, Benefits pension, healthcare, free parking
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits pension, healthcare, free parking
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Good Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £37559 - £43000 per annum + pension & health
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
House of Fraser
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 16 days ago