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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 19.51% 23.47% 31.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.53% 26.44% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 22 15
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +16.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,071 £24,715
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £57,250 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
34 87 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 82.93% 88.78% 93.75%
Number of salaries quoted 29 75 42
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £29,712 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (83.33%) .NET
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 6 (50.00%) SpecFlow
5 5 (41.67%) BDD
5 5 (41.67%) WCF
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Release Management
7 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (25.00%) Web Development
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (16.67%) OO
8 2 (16.67%) OOD
8 2 (16.67%) Web Design
8 2 (16.67%) MVC
8 2 (16.67%) Selenium

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) SpecFlow
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
3 1 (8.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (8.33%) Moq
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (8.33%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior QA Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (41.67%) WCF
4 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) WinForms
5 1 (8.33%) Ajax
5 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Release Management
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) OOD
5 2 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (8.33%) Kanban
6 1 (8.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET
4 3 (25.00%) Java
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
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