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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 7 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 25 28 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 29.41% 28.57% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.89% 31.46% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 21 28 3
Average salary £39,250 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.44% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
76 89 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 89.41% 90.82% 69.62%
Number of salaries quoted 65 83 53
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (61.76%) SQL
2 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
4 15 (44.12%) HTML
4 15 (44.12%) Line Management
5 14 (41.18%) C#
6 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
8 10 (29.41%) .NET
8 10 (29.41%) CSS
8 10 (29.41%) ITIL
8 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
9 9 (26.47%) Java
10 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
10 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
10 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
11 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
11 7 (20.59%) User Experience
11 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
11 7 (20.59%) ISEB
11 7 (20.59%) Migration
11 7 (20.59%) Project Management
11 7 (20.59%) Degree
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (14.71%) NUnit
12 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
12 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
12 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (14.71%) IIS
3 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) NUnit
3 4 (11.76%) SpecFlow
3 4 (11.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.88%) JUnit
4 2 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Junior
3 7 (20.59%) Junior Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Junior Java Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Development Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Development Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Head of Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Head of Development
7 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 10 (29.41%) CSS
3 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 8 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 3 (8.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) XSL
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (5.88%) Java EE
5 2 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (38.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.59%) User Experience
3 4 (11.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) Line Management
3 12 (35.29%) Automated Testing
4 10 (29.41%) ITIL
5 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2
6 7 (20.59%) Migration
6 7 (20.59%) Project Management
7 5 (14.71%) Refactoring
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) UML
7 5 (14.71%) Unit Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Test Management
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) BDD
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.76%) Software Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Service Management
9 3 (8.82%) ITSM
9 3 (8.82%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 17 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 14 (41.18%) C#
4 9 (26.47%) Java
5 5 (14.71%) C++
6 3 (8.82%) VB6
6 3 (8.82%) C
6 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 3 (8.82%) VBScript
6 3 (8.82%) VB
7 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) Security Cleared
1 7 (20.59%) ISEB
1 7 (20.59%) Degree
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (11.76%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.82%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (8.82%) MCSD
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Oracle
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