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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 25 32 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 486 383 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 8.11% 7.17% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 8.76% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 435 337 258
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £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
4993 4374 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.94% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3688 3726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 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 30 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 +4 160 £42,500 -5.55% 40
Gloucestershire +18 82 £45,000 -4.25% 11
Dorset +16 66 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Wiltshire +8 61 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Somerset +2 50 £34,250 +0.73% 16
Devon +4 43 £36,000 +20.00% 6
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 865 (94.95%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (40.18%) HTML
3 357 (39.19%) JavaScript
4 327 (35.89%) .NET
5 314 (34.47%) TDD
6 312 (34.25%) CSS
7 306 (33.59%) C#
8 290 (31.83%) Java
9 279 (30.63%) SQL Server
10 225 (24.70%) ASP.NET
11 216 (23.71%) MVC
12 200 (21.95%) XML
13 198 (21.73%) Software Engineering
14 193 (21.19%) SQL
15 158 (17.34%) Kanban
16 153 (16.79%) Finance
17 148 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
18 146 (16.03%) jQuery
19 144 (15.81%) Spring
19 144 (15.81%) Oracle
19 144 (15.81%) OO
20 134 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
21 122 (13.39%) JSON
22 121 (13.28%) Web Services
23 120 (13.17%) HTML5
24 117 (12.84%) Degree
25 113 (12.40%) OOP
26 112 (12.29%) MySQL
26 112 (12.29%) C++
27 106 (11.64%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 43 (4.72%) JBoss
1 43 (4.72%) Node.js
2 35 (3.84%) Tomcat
3 32 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 25 (2.74%) Apache
4 25 (2.74%) WebSphere
5 23 (2.52%) IIS
6 20 (2.20%) CMS
7 12 (1.32%) WebLogic
7 12 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
8 9 (0.99%) Umbraco
8 9 (0.99%) ColdFusion
8 9 (0.99%) Drupal
8 9 (0.99%) WordPress
9 8 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.33%) Mule
11 3 (0.33%) Confluence
11 3 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.33%) iPlanet
Applications
1 36 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.96%) Photoshop
3 10 (1.10%) MS Office
4 8 (0.88%) MS Project
5 7 (0.77%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.33%) RoboHelp
6 3 (0.33%) XMetaL
6 3 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 14 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (0.99%) Summit
3 3 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.11%) SmartPlant
4 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (3.40%) SaaS
2 27 (2.96%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.09%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.55%) GitHub
6 4 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.11%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.11%) LucidChart
7 1 (0.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 25 (2.74%) Internet
2 17 (1.87%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.10%) DLNA
4 5 (0.55%) IMAP
5 3 (0.33%) SNMP
5 3 (0.33%) DNS
5 3 (0.33%) LDAP
6 2 (0.22%) SMS
6 2 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.11%) SAN
7 1 (0.11%) MPLS
7 1 (0.11%) Wireless
7 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.11%) WAN
7 1 (0.11%) DHCP
7 1 (0.11%) HTTP
7 1 (0.11%) LAN
7 1 (0.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 279 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 112 (12.29%) MySQL
3 73 (8.01%) Relational Database
4 57 (6.26%) PostgreSQL
5 47 (5.16%) RDBMS
6 37 (4.06%) MongoDB
7 32 (3.51%) NoSQL
8 25 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
9 24 (2.63%) Big Data
10 22 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 12 (1.32%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (1.10%) Oracle Database
14 8 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
15 6 (0.66%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 4 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
16 4 (0.44%) Hazelcast
16 4 (0.44%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 84 (9.22%) NUnit
2 79 (8.67%) Git (software)
3 65 (7.14%) Rhino Mocks
4 64 (7.03%) Visual Studio
5 60 (6.59%) JUnit
6 58 (6.37%) Subversion
7 47 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 46 (5.05%) Selenium
9 42 (4.61%) Moq
10 31 (3.40%) Cucumber
11 29 (3.18%) MSTest
11 29 (3.18%) JIRA
12 28 (3.07%) Maven
13 25 (2.74%) Eclipse
14 20 (2.20%) PHPUnit
14 20 (2.20%) SpecFlow
15 19 (2.09%) Trac
15 19 (2.09%) Bugzilla
15 19 (2.09%) PEAR
16 18 (1.98%) Ant
General
1 153 (16.79%) Finance
2 63 (6.92%) Retail
3 57 (6.26%) Banking
4 40 (4.39%) Telecoms
5 37 (4.06%) Marketing
6 24 (2.63%) Aerospace
7 20 (2.20%) Military
8 17 (1.87%) Games
8 17 (1.87%) Manufacturing
8 17 (1.87%) Back Office
9 15 (1.65%) Financial Institution
10 14 (1.54%) Electronics
11 12 (1.32%) Law
12 11 (1.21%) French Language
13 10 (1.10%) Advertising
14 7 (0.77%) Legal
15 4 (0.44%) Multimedia
16 3 (0.33%) Investment Banking
16 3 (0.33%) Music Industry
17 2 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 509 (55.87%) Developer
2 140 (15.37%) .NET Developer
3 113 (12.40%) Java Developer
4 94 (10.32%) Software Engineer
5 64 (7.03%) Senior Developer
5 64 (7.03%) Analyst
6 50 (5.49%) Software Developer
6 50 (5.49%) ScrumMaster
7 41 (4.50%) Project Manager
7 41 (4.50%) Web Developer
8 39 (4.28%) Front-End Developer
9 35 (3.84%) PHP Developer
10 33 (3.62%) Business Analyst
11 31 (3.40%) Test Analyst
11 31 (3.40%) C# Developer
12 30 (3.29%) Team Leader
12 30 (3.29%) Graduate
13 29 (3.18%) Test Manager
14 27 (2.96%) Lead Developer
15 25 (2.74%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (40.18%) HTML
2 327 (35.89%) .NET
3 312 (34.25%) CSS
4 225 (24.70%) ASP.NET
5 200 (21.95%) XML
6 148 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 146 (16.03%) jQuery
8 144 (15.81%) Spring
9 122 (13.39%) JSON
10 121 (13.28%) Web Services
11 120 (13.17%) HTML5
12 106 (11.64%) WCF
13 78 (8.56%) Ajax
14 64 (7.03%) AngularJS
15 63 (6.92%) J2EE
16 58 (6.37%) RESTful
17 57 (6.26%) Hibernate
18 52 (5.71%) Castle Windsor
19 51 (5.60%) .NET Framework
20 48 (5.27%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 81 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 80 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 62 (6.81%) Mathematics
4 57 (6.26%) User Experience
5 38 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
5 38 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 35 (3.84%) Open Source
7 27 (2.96%) Social Network
7 27 (2.96%) N-Tier
8 22 (2.41%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.09%) Client/Server
10 18 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.87%) Visualisation
12 16 (1.76%) Derivative
13 14 (1.54%) DTV
14 12 (1.32%) Physics
15 11 (1.21%) SWIFT
16 10 (1.10%) MPEG
17 9 (0.99%) Chemistry
17 9 (0.99%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 89 (9.77%) Linux
2 86 (9.44%) Windows
3 46 (5.05%) UNIX
4 22 (2.41%) Android
5 11 (1.21%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.99%) Solaris
7 8 (0.88%) Windows Phone
7 8 (0.88%) Windows Phone 7
8 6 (0.66%) Fedora
8 6 (0.66%) CentOS
9 4 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 865 (94.95%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (34.47%) TDD
3 216 (23.71%) MVC
4 198 (21.73%) Software Engineering
5 158 (17.34%) Kanban
6 144 (15.81%) OO
7 134 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
8 113 (12.40%) OOP
9 95 (10.43%) Web Application Development
10 80 (8.78%) Mentoring
11 79 (8.67%) OOD
12 78 (8.56%) BDD
13 73 (8.01%) E-Commerce
14 68 (7.46%) Project Management
15 61 (6.70%) Software Testing
16 57 (6.26%) Continuous Improvement
17 56 (6.15%) Unit Testing
18 54 (5.93%) UML
19 52 (5.71%) Web Development
20 50 (5.49%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 357 (39.19%) JavaScript
2 306 (33.59%) C#
3 290 (31.83%) Java
4 193 (21.19%) SQL
5 112 (12.29%) C++
6 85 (9.33%) PHP
7 49 (5.38%) Ruby
8 47 (5.16%) C
8 47 (5.16%) T-SQL
9 45 (4.94%) Python
10 38 (4.17%) Perl
11 24 (2.63%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.87%) VB
12 17 (1.87%) PHP5
13 16 (1.76%) Bash Shell
14 15 (1.65%) Groovy
15 13 (1.43%) Objective-C
16 12 (1.32%) VBScript
17 9 (0.99%) CFML
18 7 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 117 (12.84%) Degree
2 61 (6.70%) ISEB
3 32 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 32 (3.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 28 (3.07%) DV Cleared
5 27 (2.96%) ISTQB
6 14 (1.54%) SC Cleared
7 12 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (1.10%) PMI Certification
9 7 (0.77%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
10 5 (0.55%) MCP
11 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.33%) MCSD
13 2 (0.22%) PMP
14 1 (0.11%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.11%) MCTS
14 1 (0.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (7.79%) QA
2 17 (1.87%) WAI
3 9 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 9 (0.99%) ISO 14001
4 4 (0.44%) SLA
5 3 (0.33%) COBIT
6 2 (0.22%) DO-178B
System Software
1 30 (3.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (1.10%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.66%) vSphere
4 3 (0.33%) Docker
4 3 (0.33%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.11%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (1.10%) Puppet
2 4 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.33%) SCCM
4 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 144 (15.81%) Oracle
2 103 (11.31%) Microsoft
3 30 (3.29%) VMware
4 29 (3.18%) hybris
5 21 (2.31%) SAP
6 19 (2.09%) Google
7 16 (1.76%) Facebook
8 14 (1.54%) IBM
9 13 (1.43%) TIBCO
10 12 (1.32%) Sybase
11 11 (1.21%) Twitter
12 8 (0.88%) Zend
12 8 (0.88%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.77%) Cisco
14 5 (0.55%) Apple
15 4 (0.44%) CA
15 4 (0.44%) Sitecore
16 3 (0.33%) DevExpress
16 3 (0.33%) SolarWinds
16 3 (0.33%) RedPrairie
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