The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 40 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 57 52 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.65% 6.40% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.14% 8.46% 7.18%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 53
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Scrum
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
700 615 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.68% 75.74% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 616 587 695
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Southampton region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Southampton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Southampton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 85 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (38.82%) Software Engineering
4 31 (36.47%) TDD
4 31 (36.47%) Java
5 30 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 28 (32.94%) ISO 9001
7 24 (28.24%) Oracle
7 24 (28.24%) Kindle
8 22 (25.88%) Coaching
9 20 (23.53%) Web Services
10 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
10 18 (21.18%) Kanban
11 17 (20.00%) PHP
12 16 (18.82%) HTML
13 15 (17.65%) .NET
14 14 (16.47%) Linux
15 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (14.12%) HTML5
17 11 (12.94%) Degree
17 11 (12.94%) PHP5
17 11 (12.94%) OOP
17 11 (12.94%) C
18 10 (11.76%) Project Management
18 10 (11.76%) MySQL
18 10 (11.76%) Windows
18 10 (11.76%) CSS
18 10 (11.76%) Open Source
18 10 (11.76%) User Experience
19 9 (10.59%) SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 4 (4.71%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.71%) Node.js
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.71%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (4.71%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) LAN
1 3 (3.53%) WAN
1 3 (3.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.71%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Subversion
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) Selenium
3 3 (3.53%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.53%) NUnit
3 3 (3.53%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.53%) PEAR
3 3 (3.53%) Trac
4 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) RSpec
4 2 (2.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.35%) Moq
4 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.35%) GCC
4 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.35%) Maven
4 2 (2.35%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (2.35%) Back Office
1 2 (2.35%) Games
2 1 (1.18%) Multimedia
2 1 (1.18%) Finance
2 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 16 (18.82%) Project Manager
4 15 (17.65%) Software Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) Web Developer
5 11 (12.94%) Senior Software Engineer
5 11 (12.94%) ScrumMaster
6 7 (8.24%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Senior PHP Developer
6 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
6 7 (8.24%) Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Architect
8 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Business Project Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Business Manager
9 4 (4.71%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.71%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (23.53%) Web Services
2 16 (18.82%) HTML
3 15 (17.65%) .NET
4 12 (14.12%) HTML5
5 10 (11.76%) CSS
6 7 (8.24%) JSP
6 7 (8.24%) Spring
6 7 (8.24%) J2EE
7 5 (5.88%) Velocity
8 4 (4.71%) Java EE
8 4 (4.71%) CSS3
8 4 (4.71%) jQuery
8 4 (4.71%) JSF
9 3 (3.53%) Ajax
9 3 (3.53%) Middleware
9 3 (3.53%) LAMP
9 3 (3.53%) Hibernate
9 3 (3.53%) XML
9 3 (3.53%) EJB
9 3 (3.53%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.24%) Kindle
2 10 (11.76%) Open Source
2 10 (11.76%) User Experience
3 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.53%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) DTV
6 1 (1.18%) Clustering
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Linux
2 10 (11.76%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) UNIX
4 2 (2.35%) Debian
4 2 (2.35%) Android
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (38.82%) Software Engineering
4 31 (36.47%) TDD
5 30 (35.29%) Mentoring
6 22 (25.88%) Coaching
7 18 (21.18%) Kanban
8 13 (15.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (12.94%) OOP
10 10 (11.76%) Project Management
11 9 (10.59%) Web Development
12 8 (9.41%) BDD
12 8 (9.41%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (9.41%) OO
12 8 (9.41%) PRINCE2
12 8 (9.41%) User Stories
13 7 (8.24%) ITIL
13 7 (8.24%) SOA
14 6 (7.06%) Security Architecture
14 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) Java
2 18 (21.18%) JavaScript
3 17 (20.00%) PHP
4 11 (12.94%) PHP5
4 11 (12.94%) C
5 9 (10.59%) SQL
6 8 (9.41%) C#
7 4 (4.71%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) Perl
8 2 (2.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (32.94%) ISO 9001
2 4 (4.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (3.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.35%) zsh
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
1 2 (2.35%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (28.24%) Oracle
2 3 (3.53%) VMware
3 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + excellent pension, flexible hours
Posted: 14 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £32000 - £39500 per annum + exceptional pension, flexitime
Posted: 19 days ago