Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Devon
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 11 33
Rank change year-on-year -16 +22 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 35 122 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.03% 20.07% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 21.86% 7.68%
Number of salaries quoted 25 115 49
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.05% +16.00% -
10th Percentile £29,000 £32,500 £31,950
90th Percentile £44,600 £52,500 £53,750
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 441 558 612
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 88.55% 91.78% 89.87%
Number of salaries quoted 333 488 551
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,925 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,250 £55,000 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Devon

Scrum
Salary Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Devon.

Salary trend for Scrum in Devon

Scrum
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Devon region over the 6 months to 23 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth -7 23 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Exeter -16 12 £40,000 -14.89% 11
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) BDD
3 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
5 19 (54.29%) TeamCity
6 18 (51.43%) System Testing
6 18 (51.43%) Embedded Systems
6 18 (51.43%) Python
6 18 (51.43%) Firmware
7 11 (31.43%) Internet
7 11 (31.43%) Electronics
7 11 (31.43%) Smart Home
8 10 (28.57%) Energy Management
8 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
9 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
10 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
10 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
12 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Time Management
12 5 (14.29%) Kanban
12 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
12 5 (14.29%) TDD
12 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
12 5 (14.29%) QA
13 4 (11.43%) MVC
13 4 (11.43%) SMS
13 4 (11.43%) C#

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) PaaS
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) Internet
2 4 (11.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.71%) RavenDB
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 19 (54.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.57%) FitNesse
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) JIRA
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.86%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.86%) git-flow
5 1 (2.86%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (31.43%) Electronics
2 10 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Test Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Architect
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Firmware Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Product Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Product Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Product Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior QA Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Software Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Software Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
3 2 (5.71%) CSS3
3 2 (5.71%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
3 2 (5.71%) Middleware
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.86%) Ajax
4 1 (2.86%) HATEOAS
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (2.86%) Laravel
4 1 (2.86%) phpspec
4 1 (2.86%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) Symfony
4 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Embedded Systems
2 11 (31.43%) Smart Home
3 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (65.71%) BDD
3 21 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (51.43%) System Testing
5 10 (28.57%) Energy Management
6 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
7 8 (22.86%) Integration Testing
7 8 (22.86%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (20.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Kanban
9 5 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Security Testing
9 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 5 (14.29%) TDD
9 5 (14.29%) Test Planning
9 5 (14.29%) Time Management
10 4 (11.43%) MVC
10 4 (11.43%) SDLC
11 2 (5.71%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) Python
2 4 (11.43%) C#
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Firmware
2 3 (8.57%) Docker
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Ansible
1 2 (5.71%) Kibana
1 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
1 2 (5.71%) Nagios
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Terraform
2 1 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Google
1 2 (5.71%) VMware
2 1 (2.86%) Atlassian