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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 35 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 34 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.76% 8.11% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 9.97% 5.07%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 20
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
533 391 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 90.34% 81.29% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 408 357 442
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +14.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 86 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.11%) Degree
3 32 (34.04%) SQL
4 31 (32.98%) ISEB
5 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
6 26 (27.66%) .NET
7 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
8 22 (23.40%) QA
8 22 (23.40%) TDD
8 22 (23.40%) MVC
8 22 (23.40%) Finance
9 21 (22.34%) HTML
9 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET
10 20 (21.28%) C#
11 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
11 19 (20.21%) VBScript
12 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
13 16 (17.02%) Oracle
13 16 (17.02%) OO
13 16 (17.02%) CSS
13 16 (17.02%) MS Office
13 16 (17.02%) Waterfall
14 15 (15.96%) AngularJS
14 15 (15.96%) Web Services
14 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
15 14 (14.89%) XML
15 14 (14.89%) Retail
15 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (13.83%) Banking
16 13 (13.83%) QuickTest Pro

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (5.32%) iPlanet
2 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.06%) Liferay
Applications
1 24 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) SNMP
1 5 (5.32%) TCP/IP
1 5 (5.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.96%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.32%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.26%) CouchDB
4 4 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.26%) RavenDB
5 3 (3.19%) DB2
6 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (2.13%) Big Data
6 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (13.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 6 (6.38%) Selenium
3 3 (3.19%) WebDriver
3 3 (3.19%) SoapUI
3 3 (3.19%) TestNG
3 3 (3.19%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.19%) Subversion
3 3 (3.19%) WATIR
4 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (23.40%) Finance
2 14 (14.89%) Retail
3 13 (13.83%) Banking
4 5 (5.32%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.26%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 31 (32.98%) Developer
2 20 (21.28%) Test Manager
3 14 (14.89%) Analyst
4 12 (12.77%) Test Engineer
5 11 (11.70%) Test Analyst
6 10 (10.64%) .NET Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Products Support Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.57%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
8 8 (8.51%) Web Developer
9 7 (7.45%) UI Programmer
9 7 (7.45%) UI Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Applications Developer
9 7 (7.45%) Web Applications Developer
10 6 (6.38%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (6.38%) ScrumMaster
11 5 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
11 5 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) .NET
2 21 (22.34%) HTML
2 21 (22.34%) ASP.NET
3 16 (17.02%) CSS
4 15 (15.96%) AngularJS
4 15 (15.96%) Web Services
5 14 (14.89%) XML
5 14 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (9.57%) jQuery
7 8 (8.51%) HTML5
8 7 (7.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (5.32%) REST
10 5 (5.32%) SAML
10 5 (5.32%) SOAP
11 4 (4.26%) Spring
11 4 (4.26%) Spring MVC
11 4 (4.26%) WCF
11 4 (4.26%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (29.79%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.45%) Replication
3 3 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.13%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.13%) Physics
4 2 (2.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
5 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.77%) UNIX
2 5 (5.32%) Windows
3 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (91.49%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) TDD
2 22 (23.40%) MVC
3 16 (17.02%) OO
3 16 (17.02%) Waterfall
4 12 (12.77%) Test Scripting
5 10 (10.64%) Change Management
5 10 (10.64%) Software Testing
5 10 (10.64%) Manual Testing
6 9 (9.57%) Regression Testing
7 8 (8.51%) DSDM
7 8 (8.51%) ITIL
7 8 (8.51%) Use Case
7 8 (8.51%) User Stories
8 7 (7.45%) Automation Testing
8 7 (7.45%) BDD
8 7 (7.45%) Time Management
8 7 (7.45%) Unit Testing
8 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.04%) SQL
2 20 (21.28%) C#
3 19 (20.21%) JavaScript
3 19 (20.21%) VBScript
4 11 (11.70%) Java
5 9 (9.57%) VB.NET
6 7 (7.45%) VBA
6 7 (7.45%) VB
7 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.32%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.19%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) XAML
10 1 (1.06%) Python
10 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (35.11%) Degree
2 31 (32.98%) ISEB
3 9 (9.57%) ISTQB
4 7 (7.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 7 (7.45%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.40%) QA
2 6 (6.38%) WAI
3 5 (5.32%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) SCCM
2 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.02%) Oracle
3 5 (5.32%) DevExpress
3 5 (5.32%) SolarWinds
3 5 (5.32%) Altiris
4 3 (3.19%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.13%) Sage
5 2 (2.13%) HP
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