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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 18 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 36 67 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 6.69% 9.41% 5.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.89% 11.04% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 54 22
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £28,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
456 607 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 84.76% 85.25% 87.86%
Number of salaries quoted 408 484 389
Average salary £46,377 £44,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.40% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 45 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 22 (45.83%) Waterfall
3 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
4 20 (41.67%) .NET
4 20 (41.67%) C#
5 19 (39.58%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) Web Services
6 15 (31.25%) SOAP
7 14 (29.17%) UML
7 14 (29.17%) TDD
7 14 (29.17%) Banking
8 13 (27.08%) VBScript
8 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
9 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 12 (25.00%) NUnit
9 12 (25.00%) WCF
9 12 (25.00%) MVVM
9 12 (25.00%) REST
10 11 (22.92%) UNIX
10 11 (22.92%) MVC
10 11 (22.92%) SOA
11 10 (20.83%) VBA
11 10 (20.83%) Kanban
11 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
12 9 (18.75%) Degree
12 9 (18.75%) ITIL
12 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) CouchDB
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) RavenDB
4 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) NUnit
2 8 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (14.58%) MSTest
3 7 (14.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (14.58%) Moq
4 3 (6.25%) HP UFT
5 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (45.83%) Finance
2 14 (29.17%) Banking
3 8 (16.67%) Law
4 2 (4.17%) Retail
5 1 (2.08%) Games
5 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 4 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
6 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Technical Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) Solutions Designer
7 2 (4.17%) Designer
7 2 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Products Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (41.67%) .NET
2 19 (39.58%) Web Services
3 15 (31.25%) SOAP
4 13 (27.08%) ASP.NET
5 12 (25.00%) WCF
5 12 (25.00%) REST
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (16.67%) XML
6 8 (16.67%) Middleware
7 7 (14.58%) WPF
7 7 (14.58%) WinForms
7 7 (14.58%) Spring.NET
7 7 (14.58%) Castle Windsor
7 7 (14.58%) Ninject
7 7 (14.58%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 6 (12.50%) jQuery
9 5 (10.42%) JSON
9 5 (10.42%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
2 8 (16.67%) Mainframe
3 7 (14.58%) Social Network
3 7 (14.58%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (10.42%) User Experience
5 4 (8.33%) Data Integration
5 4 (8.33%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) UNIX
3 4 (8.33%) Android
3 4 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) Waterfall
3 14 (29.17%) TDD
3 14 (29.17%) UML
4 12 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 12 (25.00%) MVVM
5 11 (22.92%) SOA
5 11 (22.92%) MVC
6 10 (20.83%) Data Analysis
6 10 (20.83%) Kanban
7 9 (18.75%) ITIL
8 8 (16.67%) Six Sigma
8 8 (16.67%) Service Management
8 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
8 8 (16.67%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
9 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.58%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (41.67%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) SQL
3 13 (27.08%) VBScript
4 12 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (20.83%) VBA
6 8 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 8 (16.67%) Java
7 3 (6.25%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.17%) VB
9 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) IBM
2 7 (14.58%) Facebook
2 7 (14.58%) Twitter
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.33%) Sencha
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) CA