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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 58 26 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 8.25% 4.54% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.19% 5.22% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 48 21 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
569 498 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 80.94% 86.91% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 453 394 422
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £85,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swindon

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 33 (35.48%) XML
3 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 30 (32.26%) SQL
4 30 (32.26%) ISEB
5 25 (26.88%) HTML
6 24 (25.81%) Java
6 24 (25.81%) Oracle
6 24 (25.81%) HTML5
7 23 (24.73%) QA
8 22 (23.66%) Degree
8 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
8 22 (23.66%) Process Management
9 21 (22.58%) CSS
10 20 (21.51%) Selenium
11 19 (20.43%) jQuery
11 19 (20.43%) C#
12 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
12 18 (19.35%) .NET
12 18 (19.35%) Web Services
12 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
12 18 (19.35%) TDD
13 17 (18.28%) Banking
13 17 (18.28%) MVC
13 17 (18.28%) OO
13 17 (18.28%) Use Case
14 16 (17.20%) Oracle BPM
14 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
14 16 (17.20%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (13.98%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.90%) MS Office
3 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 16 (17.20%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.08%) SmartPlant
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.08%) GitHub
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.08%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) LTE
1 2 (2.15%) VoLTE
1 2 (2.15%) 4G
1 2 (2.15%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.15%) IPsec
1 2 (2.15%) IPv6
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
1 2 (2.15%) SAN
1 2 (2.15%) 3G
2 1 (1.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (23.66%) SQL Server
2 16 (17.20%) MySQL
2 16 (17.20%) DB2
3 15 (16.13%) Relational Database
4 14 (15.05%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 20 (21.51%) Selenium
2 13 (13.98%) Eclipse
2 13 (13.98%) QuickTest Pro
3 10 (10.75%) SoapUI
4 9 (9.68%) Subversion
4 9 (9.68%) WebDriver
4 9 (9.68%) WATIR
5 7 (7.53%) TestNG
6 2 (2.15%) JIRA
6 2 (2.15%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.15%) Valgrind
7 1 (1.08%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.08%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.08%) RSpec
7 1 (1.08%) Moq
7 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (38.71%) Finance
2 18 (19.35%) Telecoms
3 17 (18.28%) Banking
4 11 (11.83%) Retail
5 10 (10.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (9.68%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) Test Manager
3 14 (15.05%) Analyst
4 11 (11.83%) Java Developer
5 9 (9.68%) Tester
6 8 (8.60%) Automated Tester
6 8 (8.60%) Lead Tester
6 8 (8.60%) C# Developer
7 7 (7.53%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.53%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.45%) C# Web Developer
8 6 (6.45%) Senior QA Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.45%) Lead Developer
8 6 (6.45%) QA Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.38%) .NET Developer
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Test Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.48%) XML
2 25 (26.88%) HTML
3 24 (25.81%) HTML5
4 21 (22.58%) CSS
5 19 (20.43%) jQuery
6 18 (19.35%) .NET
6 18 (19.35%) Web Services
7 16 (17.20%) ASP.NET
8 14 (15.05%) REST
9 13 (13.98%) CSS3
10 12 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (12.90%) RESTful
11 10 (10.75%) GWT
11 10 (10.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (10.75%) SOAP
11 10 (10.75%) XSD
12 6 (6.45%) NHibernate
12 6 (6.45%) JSON
12 6 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 6 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.30%) N-Tier
3 4 (4.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.15%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.15%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) UNIX
2 10 (10.75%) Windows
3 9 (9.68%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.66%) Process Management
3 18 (19.35%) TDD
4 17 (18.28%) MVC
4 17 (18.28%) OO
4 17 (18.28%) Use Case
5 14 (15.05%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.90%) Automated Testing
7 11 (11.83%) Test Automation
8 10 (10.75%) Test Scripting
8 10 (10.75%) Software Testing
8 10 (10.75%) SOA
9 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
10 8 (8.60%) Web Development
10 8 (8.60%) PRINCE2
10 8 (8.60%) Project Management
11 7 (7.53%) Supplier Management
12 6 (6.45%) Manual Testing
12 6 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (6.45%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 30 (32.26%) SQL
2 24 (25.81%) Java
3 19 (20.43%) C#
4 18 (19.35%) JavaScript
5 16 (17.20%) VBScript
6 15 (16.13%) VB
6 15 (16.13%) VBA
7 6 (6.45%) C
7 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 4 (4.30%) XAML
9 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.15%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.15%) C++
9 2 (2.15%) Python
10 1 (1.08%) Ruby
10 1 (1.08%) AspectJ
Qualifications
1 30 (32.26%) ISEB
2 22 (23.66%) Degree
3 10 (10.75%) HND
3 10 (10.75%) PhD
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 3 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (24.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (25.81%) Oracle
2 2 (2.15%) Cisco
2 2 (2.15%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.15%) CA
3 1 (1.08%) HP
3 1 (1.08%) IBM
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