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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 52 37
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 77 25 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 10.53% 3.99% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 4.58% 5.04%
Number of salaries quoted 57 19 20
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% -29.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £29,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
597 546 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 81.67% 87.08% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 471 435 357
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 92 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.45%) Finance
3 38 (34.55%) SQL
3 38 (34.55%) Computer Science
4 36 (32.73%) XML
5 34 (30.91%) HTML
5 34 (30.91%) ISEB
6 31 (28.18%) Degree
7 29 (26.36%) QA
7 29 (26.36%) Java
7 29 (26.36%) Oracle
8 28 (25.45%) CSS
9 26 (23.64%) HTML5
10 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
10 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
11 24 (21.82%) Web Services
12 23 (20.91%) Process Management
13 22 (20.00%) TDD
14 21 (19.09%) Selenium
15 20 (18.18%) MVC
15 20 (18.18%) OO
15 20 (18.18%) .NET
16 19 (17.27%) VBScript
16 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
16 19 (17.27%) Use Case
16 19 (17.27%) jQuery
17 18 (16.36%) C#
18 17 (15.45%) DB2
18 17 (15.45%) Telecoms
18 17 (15.45%) Banking

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.82%) iPlanet
3 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.91%) Liferay
3 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 19 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.91%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (15.45%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.91%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Heroku
2 1 (0.91%) GitHub
2 1 (0.91%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) LDAP
1 2 (1.82%) SNMP
1 2 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.91%) IPv6
2 1 (0.91%) SAN
2 1 (0.91%) Internet
2 1 (0.91%) 3G
2 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.91%) IPsec
2 1 (0.91%) SSH
2 1 (0.91%) LTE
2 1 (0.91%) 4G
2 1 (0.91%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.45%) DB2
2 17 (15.45%) Relational Database
3 16 (14.55%) MySQL
4 14 (12.73%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.91%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (19.09%) Selenium
2 14 (12.73%) QuickTest Pro
3 13 (11.82%) Eclipse
4 11 (10.00%) SoapUI
5 10 (9.09%) Subversion
6 9 (8.18%) WATIR
6 9 (8.18%) WebDriver
7 8 (7.27%) TestNG
8 3 (2.73%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.91%) RSpec
9 1 (0.91%) CppUnit
9 1 (0.91%) JIRA
9 1 (0.91%) Moq
9 1 (0.91%) Valgrind
9 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.91%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.91%) Sublime Text
General
1 39 (35.45%) Finance
2 17 (15.45%) Telecoms
2 17 (15.45%) Banking
3 12 (10.91%) Retail
4 10 (9.09%) Retail Banking
4 10 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Developer
2 22 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 14 (12.73%) Analyst
4 12 (10.91%) Web Developer
4 12 (10.91%) Java Developer
5 10 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Tester
7 8 (7.27%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Products Support Engineer
7 8 (7.27%) Lead Tester
7 8 (7.27%) Automated Tester
8 7 (6.36%) QA Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Senior QA Engineer
8 7 (6.36%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Senior Test Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (4.55%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.73%) XML
2 34 (30.91%) HTML
3 28 (25.45%) CSS
4 26 (23.64%) HTML5
5 24 (21.82%) Web Services
6 20 (18.18%) .NET
7 19 (17.27%) jQuery
8 16 (14.55%) ASP.NET
9 15 (13.64%) REST
9 15 (13.64%) CSS3
10 12 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (10.91%) RESTful
10 12 (10.91%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (10.00%) SOAP
12 10 (9.09%) XSD
12 10 (9.09%) GWT
12 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.36%) Spring
14 6 (5.45%) NHibernate
14 6 (5.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.55%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.64%) N-Tier
4 3 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.91%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.91%) User Experience
5 1 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.91%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) UNIX
2 11 (10.00%) Windows
3 8 (7.27%) Linux
4 1 (0.91%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (83.64%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (20.91%) Process Management
3 22 (20.00%) TDD
4 20 (18.18%) MVC
4 20 (18.18%) OO
5 19 (17.27%) Use Case
6 13 (11.82%) Waterfall
6 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
7 12 (10.91%) Test Automation
8 11 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 11 (10.00%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.09%) Change Management
9 10 (9.09%) Automated Testing
10 9 (8.18%) Project Management
11 8 (7.27%) SOA
11 8 (7.27%) Web Development
12 7 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.36%) Manual Testing
13 6 (5.45%) Unit Testing
13 6 (5.45%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (34.55%) SQL
2 29 (26.36%) Java
3 25 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.27%) VBScript
5 18 (16.36%) C#
6 15 (13.64%) VB
6 15 (13.64%) VBA
7 9 (8.18%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.64%) T-SQL
8 4 (3.64%) XAML
9 2 (1.82%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.82%) C
9 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.91%) Python
10 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.91%) AspectJ
10 1 (0.91%) Ruby
10 1 (0.91%) C++
Qualifications
1 34 (30.91%) ISEB
2 31 (28.18%) Degree
3 10 (9.09%) HND
3 10 (9.09%) PhD
4 7 (6.36%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (26.36%) QA
2 4 (3.64%) WAI
3 2 (1.82%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.82%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) Oracle
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.73%) HP
4 2 (1.82%) Altiris
4 2 (1.82%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.82%) SolarWinds
5 1 (0.91%) CA
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco
5 1 (0.91%) IBM
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