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 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 15 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 1.96% 16.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 19.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 0
Average salary £30,927 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.08% -
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
43 66 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 84.31% 81.48% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 27 58 25
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) C#
3 7 (70.00%) HTML
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
5 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) C++
5 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) WPF
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (20.00%) Line Management
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) VB6
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (20.00%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) QA Manager
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Testing Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) Entity Framework
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (20.00%) HTML5
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) XSL
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) UNIX
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (20.00%) OO
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) RAD
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (20.00%) VB6
5 2 (20.00%) VB
6 1 (10.00%) C
6 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCSD
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 14 hours ago
Taunton
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 20 hours ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago