The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 28 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.91% 4.61% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.60% 5.34% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 14
Average salary £44,500 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Wiltshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 393 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 87.72% 86.18% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 401 351 397
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Scrum
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Swindon

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) .NET
3 21 (32.81%) SQL
4 20 (31.25%) C#
4 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
5 17 (26.56%) ISEB
5 17 (26.56%) MVC
6 16 (25.00%) Degree
6 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (23.44%) HTML
7 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
7 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
7 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
8 14 (21.88%) Finance
8 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
9 13 (20.31%) TDD
9 13 (20.31%) jQuery
9 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (18.75%) CSS
11 11 (17.19%) VBScript
11 11 (17.19%) QA
12 10 (15.63%) Banking
12 10 (15.63%) Retail
12 10 (15.63%) MS Office
12 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
13 9 (14.06%) QuickTest Pro
13 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
13 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
14 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
14 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (4.69%) iPlanet
2 2 (3.13%) CMS
2 2 (3.13%) Umbraco
2 2 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) LDAP
1 3 (4.69%) SNMP
1 3 (4.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (7.81%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.25%) RavenDB
4 4 (6.25%) CouchDB
4 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.69%) RDBMS
5 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.13%) Big Data
6 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (9.38%) Visual Studio
3 5 (7.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.56%) Moq
4 1 (1.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 14 (21.88%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Retail
3 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Back Office
4 1 (1.56%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Test Manager
3 10 (15.63%) ScrumMaster
4 9 (14.06%) .NET Developer
4 9 (14.06%) C# Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Test Engineer
5 8 (12.50%) Test Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Business Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Products Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) ITSM Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
10 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (37.50%) .NET
2 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
3 15 (23.44%) HTML
4 13 (20.31%) jQuery
4 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (18.75%) CSS
6 10 (15.63%) AngularJS
7 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (9.38%) HTML5
8 6 (9.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
9 5 (7.81%) XML
10 4 (6.25%) WCF
10 4 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (6.25%) LINQ
11 3 (4.69%) SAML
11 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.69%) Web Services
12 2 (3.13%) WPF
12 2 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.44%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.94%) Replication
3 3 (4.69%) N-Tier
3 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.13%) Physics
5 1 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (1.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) UNIX
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.56%) MVC
3 13 (20.31%) TDD
4 9 (14.06%) Software Testing
4 9 (14.06%) Regression Testing
5 8 (12.50%) OO
5 8 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 8 (12.50%) BDD
5 8 (12.50%) User Stories
6 7 (10.94%) Automation Testing
6 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
6 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL
7 4 (6.25%) Web Development
7 4 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.69%) Test Management
8 3 (4.69%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.81%) SQL
2 20 (31.25%) C#
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 11 (17.19%) VBScript
5 5 (7.81%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.25%) Java
7 3 (4.69%) PHP
7 3 (4.69%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.13%) XAML
8 2 (3.13%) VBA
8 2 (3.13%) VB
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (26.56%) ISEB
2 16 (25.00%) Degree
3 7 (10.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
5 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
2 3 (4.69%) COBIT
3 2 (3.13%) WAI
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (4.69%) Sitecore
3 3 (4.69%) DevExpress
3 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
3 3 (4.69%) Altiris
4 2 (3.13%) Sage
5 1 (1.56%) Google
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
WHSmith
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago