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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 6 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 23 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.96% 20.93% 13.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.74% 23.68% 22.64%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 12
Average salary £39,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.17% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
86 38 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 89.58% 88.37% 59.55%
Number of salaries quoted 74 35 50
Average salary £35,000 £33,453 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.62% +2.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 16 (50.00%) HTML
4 13 (40.63%) C#
4 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
5 11 (34.38%) Java
5 11 (34.38%) CSS
6 10 (31.25%) .NET
7 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (28.13%) Migration
7 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (25.00%) ITIL
8 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
9 7 (21.88%) Project Management
9 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 7 (21.88%) Degree
10 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
10 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
11 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
11 5 (15.63%) ISEB
11 5 (15.63%) C++
12 4 (12.50%) IIS
12 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
12 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (12.50%) Oracle
12 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
12 4 (12.50%) Windows
12 4 (12.50%) UML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 4 (12.50%) NUnit
3 3 (9.38%) SpecFlow
4 2 (6.25%) Selenium
4 2 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Java Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Junior Developer
3 9 (28.13%) Junior
3 9 (28.13%) Junior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
4 4 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Head of Development
5 3 (9.38%) Head of Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) HTML
2 11 (34.38%) CSS
3 10 (31.25%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (6.25%) Java EE
7 2 (6.25%) WCF
7 2 (6.25%) J2EE
7 2 (6.25%) XML
7 2 (6.25%) XSL
8 1 (3.13%) WPF
8 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Windows
1 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Automated Testing
2 9 (28.13%) Migration
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Project Management
5 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.50%) UML
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Refactoring
5 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.38%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Test Management
6 3 (9.38%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
7 2 (6.25%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) SQL
2 18 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 13 (40.63%) C#
4 11 (34.38%) Java
5 5 (15.63%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) C
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.25%) VBScript
6 2 (6.25%) VB
6 2 (6.25%) VB6
6 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISEB
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (6.25%) MCSD
4 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £23,680 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
UKHO
Salary: £29,712 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago