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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 495 525 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.40% 8.59% 5.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 10.41% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 431 451 256
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £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
4906 5045 4274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.24% 82.57% 80.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4083 4094 3758
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 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 7 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 -10 172 £45,000 -5.26% 37
Gloucestershire +5 106 £45,000 +23.28% 5
Somerset +16 69 £45,000 - 15
Dorset +8 56 £35,000 +7.69% 16
Wiltshire -24 46 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Devon +5 41 £36,000 +4.34% 5
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 948 (93.86%) Agile Software Development
2 364 (36.04%) Java
3 362 (35.84%) .NET
4 343 (33.96%) TDD
5 340 (33.66%) JavaScript
6 339 (33.56%) HTML
7 316 (31.29%) C#
8 301 (29.80%) CSS
9 275 (27.23%) SQL Server
10 268 (26.53%) MVC
11 259 (25.64%) SQL
12 240 (23.76%) ASP.NET
13 232 (22.97%) Software Engineering
14 215 (21.29%) Spring
15 209 (20.69%) Finance
16 174 (17.23%) MySQL
17 172 (17.03%) Oracle
18 169 (16.73%) OO
19 168 (16.63%) XML
20 165 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
21 162 (16.04%) Degree
22 159 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
23 153 (15.15%) Git (software)
24 151 (14.95%) SDLC
25 150 (14.85%) jQuery
26 149 (14.75%) JSON
27 142 (14.06%) Linux
28 139 (13.76%) Web Services
29 125 (12.38%) Kanban
30 124 (12.28%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 7 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 84 (8.32%) JBoss
2 76 (7.52%) Node.js
3 58 (5.74%) Tomcat
4 49 (4.85%) WebSphere
5 33 (3.27%) Apache
6 31 (3.07%) WebLogic
7 22 (2.18%) CMS
7 22 (2.18%) Apache ServiceMix
8 19 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
8 19 (1.88%) IIS
9 18 (1.78%) SharePoint
9 18 (1.78%) Mule
10 16 (1.58%) Confluence
11 15 (1.49%) Umbraco
11 15 (1.49%) Mule ESB
12 13 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
13 10 (0.99%) ArcGIS
14 7 (0.69%) WordPress
14 7 (0.69%) Drupal
15 6 (0.59%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 26 (2.57%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.78%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.68%) MS Project
4 15 (1.49%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.50%) MS Office
7 2 (0.20%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.20%) XMetaL
7 2 (0.20%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.099%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 48 (4.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (0.99%) Summit
3 3 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.099%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.099%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (5.05%) SaaS
2 38 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (3.07%) Amazon EC2
4 17 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.40%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.099%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.099%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.98%) Internet
2 10 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 7 (0.69%) DLNA
3 7 (0.69%) HTTP
4 4 (0.40%) Unified Communications
5 3 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.20%) IMAP
6 2 (0.20%) FTP
7 1 (0.099%) LAN
7 1 (0.099%) WAN
7 1 (0.099%) SMTP
7 1 (0.099%) MPLS
7 1 (0.099%) Telnet
7 1 (0.099%) Wireless
7 1 (0.099%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.099%) SSH
7 1 (0.099%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.099%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.099%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (27.23%) SQL Server
2 174 (17.23%) MySQL
3 93 (9.21%) Relational Database
4 80 (7.92%) MongoDB
5 60 (5.94%) RDBMS
6 45 (4.46%) NoSQL
7 43 (4.26%) PostgreSQL
8 34 (3.37%) Big Data
9 21 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
10 19 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 18 (1.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 14 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.29%) Hadoop
14 10 (0.99%) Oracle Database
15 9 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 6 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 4 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
17 4 (0.40%) Hazelcast
18 3 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
18 3 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 153 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 101 (10.00%) JUnit
3 81 (8.02%) JIRA
4 79 (7.82%) NUnit
5 78 (7.72%) Selenium
6 75 (7.43%) Subversion
7 69 (6.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 63 (6.24%) Maven
9 60 (5.94%) Team Foundation Server
10 57 (5.64%) Eclipse
11 42 (4.16%) Cucumber
12 39 (3.86%) Ant
13 35 (3.47%) Visual Studio
14 32 (3.17%) MSTest
14 32 (3.17%) Moq
15 30 (2.97%) Jenkins
16 27 (2.67%) WebDriver
17 21 (2.08%) PHPUnit
17 21 (2.08%) FitNesse
18 20 (1.98%) IntelliJ
General
1 209 (20.69%) Finance
2 87 (8.61%) Retail
3 77 (7.62%) Marketing
4 72 (7.13%) Telecoms
5 57 (5.64%) Electronics
6 50 (4.95%) Manufacturing
6 50 (4.95%) Banking
7 41 (4.06%) Military
8 22 (2.18%) Games
9 19 (1.88%) Law
10 16 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 14 (1.39%) French Language
12 11 (1.09%) Legal
13 6 (0.59%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.50%) Advertising
15 3 (0.30%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.30%) Back Office
16 2 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
16 2 (0.20%) Automotive
16 2 (0.20%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 553 (54.75%) Developer
2 154 (15.25%) .NET Developer
3 152 (15.05%) Java Developer
4 135 (13.37%) Software Engineer
5 106 (10.50%) Senior Developer
6 87 (8.61%) Analyst
7 56 (5.54%) Software Developer
8 45 (4.46%) C# Developer
8 45 (4.46%) PHP Developer
9 44 (4.36%) Project Manager
10 43 (4.26%) Business Analyst
11 42 (4.16%) ScrumMaster
12 40 (3.96%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (3.86%) Test Analyst
14 38 (3.76%) Web Developer
15 37 (3.66%) Lead Developer
16 36 (3.56%) Architect
17 35 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
18 30 (2.97%) Graduate
18 30 (2.97%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (35.84%) .NET
2 339 (33.56%) HTML
3 301 (29.80%) CSS
4 240 (23.76%) ASP.NET
5 215 (21.29%) Spring
6 168 (16.63%) XML
7 165 (16.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 150 (14.85%) jQuery
9 149 (14.75%) JSON
10 139 (13.76%) Web Services
11 122 (12.08%) HTML5
12 119 (11.78%) J2EE
13 115 (11.39%) WCF
14 97 (9.60%) Hibernate
15 93 (9.21%) Ajax
16 86 (8.51%) REST
17 82 (8.12%) .NET Framework
18 77 (7.62%) Apache Camel
19 72 (7.13%) AngularJS
20 71 (7.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 123 (12.18%) Computer Science
2 76 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 74 (7.33%) Mathematics
4 67 (6.63%) User Experience
5 48 (4.75%) DTV
6 47 (4.65%) Inversion of Control
7 36 (3.56%) Visualisation
7 36 (3.56%) Social Network
8 35 (3.47%) N-Tier
9 32 (3.17%) Management Information System
10 31 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
11 27 (2.67%) Client/Server
12 20 (1.98%) SWIFT
13 18 (1.78%) PKI
14 15 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
15 12 (1.19%) Algorithms
16 11 (1.09%) Data Structures
16 11 (1.09%) GIS
16 11 (1.09%) Physics
17 9 (0.89%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 142 (14.06%) Linux
2 124 (12.28%) Windows
3 50 (4.95%) UNIX
4 16 (1.58%) Android
5 9 (0.89%) CentOS
6 8 (0.79%) Fedora
7 7 (0.69%) Apple iOS
7 7 (0.69%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.40%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.099%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 948 (93.86%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (33.96%) TDD
3 268 (26.53%) MVC
4 232 (22.97%) Software Engineering
5 169 (16.73%) OO
6 159 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
7 151 (14.95%) SDLC
8 125 (12.38%) Kanban
9 111 (10.99%) UML
10 104 (10.30%) OOP
11 90 (8.91%) E-Commerce
12 88 (8.71%) Web Application Development
13 85 (8.42%) BDD
14 83 (8.22%) OOD
15 82 (8.12%) Web Development
16 81 (8.02%) Project Management
17 76 (7.52%) Test Automation
18 66 (6.53%) Business Intelligence
19 65 (6.44%) Unit Testing
20 60 (5.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 364 (36.04%) Java
2 340 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 316 (31.29%) C#
4 259 (25.64%) SQL
5 110 (10.89%) C++
6 76 (7.52%) PHP
7 74 (7.33%) C
8 57 (5.64%) Python
9 56 (5.54%) Ruby
10 48 (4.75%) Perl
11 28 (2.77%) T-SQL
12 25 (2.48%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.08%) Groovy
14 20 (1.98%) Bash Shell
15 16 (1.58%) PHP5
16 13 (1.29%) AspectJ
16 13 (1.29%) VBScript
17 12 (1.19%) VB
18 8 (0.79%) VBA
18 8 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (16.04%) Degree
2 75 (7.43%) Security Cleared
3 50 (4.95%) DV Cleared
4 43 (4.26%) ISEB
5 35 (3.47%) SC Cleared
6 20 (1.98%) ISTQB
7 17 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 6 (0.59%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (0.50%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 4 (0.40%) MCP
11 2 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.20%) CCNA
12 1 (0.099%) IIBA
12 1 (0.099%) CCNP
12 1 (0.099%) RHCE
12 1 (0.099%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.099%) PMP
12 1 (0.099%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (5.15%) QA
2 10 (0.99%) ISO 9001
2 10 (0.99%) ISO 14001
3 9 (0.89%) WCAG
4 6 (0.59%) WAI
5 1 (0.099%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 52 (5.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (1.98%) Hyper-V
3 10 (0.99%) vSphere
4 8 (0.79%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.69%) Docker
6 1 (0.099%) iptables
6 1 (0.099%) Gluster
6 1 (0.099%) KVM
Systems Management
1 13 (1.29%) Puppet
2 4 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.20%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.099%) Unicenter
4 1 (0.099%) Nagios
4 1 (0.099%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.099%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.099%) Graylog
4 1 (0.099%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 172 (17.03%) Oracle
2 103 (10.20%) Microsoft
3 57 (5.64%) SAP
4 52 (5.15%) VMware
5 41 (4.06%) IBM
6 31 (3.07%) Google
7 27 (2.67%) hybris
8 22 (2.18%) Sybase
9 14 (1.39%) TIBCO
10 12 (1.19%) Apple
10 12 (1.19%) Cisco
10 12 (1.19%) ATG
11 10 (0.99%) ESRI
12 9 (0.89%) BEA
12 9 (0.89%) RedPrairie
12 9 (0.89%) Demandware
12 9 (0.89%) Facebook
12 9 (0.89%) Twitter
12 9 (0.89%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.79%) Perforce
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Posted: 3 hours ago
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