The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 15 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.78% 8.00% 17.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 10.53% 31.82%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 14
Average salary £20,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.82% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
84 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 91.30% 76.00% 55.70%
Number of salaries quoted 75 34 41
Average salary £41,000 £35,000 £31,503
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.14% +11.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
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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 23 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Taunton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 16 (72.73%) Java
4 16 (72.73%) CSS
5 15 (68.18%) Migration
5 15 (68.18%) Automated Testing
6 12 (54.55%) Digital Media
6 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) C#
7 6 (27.27%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) WCF
9 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
10 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
10 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
10 3 (13.64%) C++
10 3 (13.64%) WPF
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
10 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (13.64%) MVC
10 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (4.55%) Service Management
12 1 (4.55%) ITSM
12 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
12 1 (4.55%) ISEB
12 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
2 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 12 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 16 (72.73%) Java Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Junior
3 9 (40.91%) Junior Developer
3 9 (40.91%) Junior Java Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) .NET
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 5 (22.73%) WCF
5 3 (13.64%) WPF
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.55%) J2EE
7 1 (4.55%) XML
7 1 (4.55%) XSL
7 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Migration
1 15 (68.18%) Automated Testing
2 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 1 (4.55%) TDD
3 1 (4.55%) ITIL
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) OOP
3 1 (4.55%) OO
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
3 16 (72.73%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (13.64%) C++
5 3 (13.64%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) VB6
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VBScript
6 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSD
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft