The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 18 11 8
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.08% 13.56% 13.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.09% 16.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,793 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.35% +9.31%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Scrum
Somerset

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
87 49 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 81.31% 83.05% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 82 30 32
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £32,150
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +18.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,222 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Taunton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (88.89%) C#
2 32 (88.89%) .NET
3 23 (63.89%) MVC
3 23 (63.89%) WCF
4 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
5 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
5 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (47.22%) NUnit
6 17 (47.22%) VB.NET
6 17 (47.22%) WPF
6 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 16 (44.44%) Windows
7 16 (44.44%) WinForms
8 15 (41.67%) BDD
9 14 (38.89%) MVVM
9 14 (38.89%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (38.89%) Moq
9 14 (38.89%) Web Application Development
9 14 (38.89%) NHibernate
9 14 (38.89%) Streaming Music
9 14 (38.89%) Kanban
9 14 (38.89%) HTML
9 14 (38.89%) SQL
9 14 (38.89%) VB
9 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
10 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
11 11 (30.56%) CSS
12 9 (25.00%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (38.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (47.22%) NUnit
2 14 (38.89%) Moq
2 14 (38.89%) Rhino Mocks
3 6 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Subversion
6 1 (2.78%) Selenium
6 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (83.33%) Developer
2 19 (52.78%) .NET Developer
3 10 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Lead Developer
5 3 (8.33%) Technical Leader
5 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.56%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Developer
7 1 (2.78%) C++ Developer
7 1 (2.78%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (88.89%) .NET
2 23 (63.89%) WCF
3 21 (58.33%) ASP.NET
4 20 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (47.22%) WPF
6 16 (44.44%) WinForms
7 14 (38.89%) HTML
7 14 (38.89%) NHibernate
8 13 (36.11%) .NET Framework
9 11 (30.56%) CSS
10 9 (25.00%) Web Services
11 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
12 3 (8.33%) ADO.NET
12 3 (8.33%) jQuery
12 3 (8.33%) XML
13 2 (5.56%) Ajax
13 2 (5.56%) CSS3
13 2 (5.56%) RESTful
13 2 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (38.89%) Streaming Music
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) MVC
3 21 (58.33%) TDD
4 15 (41.67%) BDD
5 14 (38.89%) Kanban
5 14 (38.89%) MVVM
5 14 (38.89%) Web Application Development
6 4 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 4 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Coaching
8 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
8 2 (5.56%) Load Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Release Management
8 2 (5.56%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (88.89%) C#
2 17 (47.22%) VB.NET
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
3 14 (38.89%) VB
4 8 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.56%) XPath
6 2 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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