Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 10 26
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 109 255 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.23% 18.97% 8.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.37% 20.40% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 91 271 109
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,000 £31,000 £31,208
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £72,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 881 1,250 1,182
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.73% 93.01% 90.23%
Number of salaries quoted 751 946 1,049
Somerset median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.25% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Somerset

Scrum
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Bath -15 39 £42,500 -3.41% 6
Yeovil +12 30 £57,500 +15.00%
Taunton -5 15 £39,500 +5.33% 8
Wells - 9 £48,750 -
Portishead - 7 £27,000 -
Frome - 2 £42,500 - 1
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 102 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.45%) JavaScript
3 38 (34.86%) C#
3 38 (34.86%) MVC
4 36 (33.03%) TDD
5 33 (30.28%) Java
6 30 (27.52%) .NET
7 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
8 26 (23.85%) Kanban
9 25 (22.94%) RESTful
9 25 (22.94%) HTML
10 24 (22.02%) Microsoft Azure
11 23 (21.10%) SQL
12 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
13 21 (19.27%) Degree
13 21 (19.27%) Computer Science
14 20 (18.35%) Web Services
14 20 (18.35%) OO
14 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
15 19 (17.43%) CSS
15 19 (17.43%) Unit Testing
16 18 (16.51%) SDLC
17 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
17 16 (14.68%) BDD
17 16 (14.68%) Mathematics
18 15 (13.76%) jQuery
18 15 (13.76%) Retail
19 14 (12.84%) Finance
19 14 (12.84%) C++
19 14 (12.84%) Visualisation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 8 (7.34%) CMS
2 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.42%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.42%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.92%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (24.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.93%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.34%) Hadoop
4 6 (5.50%) Big Data
5 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.75%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.75%) SSDT
7 2 (1.83%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.92%) GIS
8 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.67%) JSUnit
3 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
3 3 (2.75%) JIRA
3 3 (2.75%) NCrunch
3 3 (2.75%) ReSharper
3 3 (2.75%) Selenium
3 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.83%) Gradle
4 2 (1.83%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.92%) Ant
5 1 (0.92%) Apache Buildr
5 1 (0.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.92%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.92%) jMock
5 1 (0.92%) JUnit
5 1 (0.92%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (13.76%) Retail
2 14 (12.84%) Finance
3 7 (6.42%) Games
4 5 (4.59%) Marketing
5 2 (1.83%) Electronics
5 2 (1.83%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.83%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 54 (49.54%) Developer
2 25 (22.94%) Software Developer
3 20 (18.35%) Analyst
4 17 (15.60%) Java Developer
5 13 (11.93%) Business Analyst
5 13 (11.93%) Software Engineer
6 12 (11.01%) Graduate
7 11 (10.09%) .NET Developer
8 7 (6.42%) C# Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Graduate Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Graduate Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Graduate Software Consultant
8 7 (6.42%) Graduate Software Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Lead Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Software Consultant
9 6 (5.50%) Lead Java Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Analyst Programmer
10 5 (4.59%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (4.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) .NET
2 25 (22.94%) HTML
2 25 (22.94%) RESTful
3 20 (18.35%) Web Services
4 19 (17.43%) CSS
5 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET
6 15 (13.76%) jQuery
7 14 (12.84%) Entity Framework
8 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (11.93%) SOAP
9 12 (11.01%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (8.26%) Ajax
10 9 (8.26%) JSP
10 9 (8.26%) XML
11 7 (6.42%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.42%) Redux
11 7 (6.42%) Spring
12 6 (5.50%) HTML5
12 6 (5.50%) React
12 6 (5.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.27%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.34%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (4.59%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Animation
6 1 (0.92%) Blog
6 1 (0.92%) Fintech
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.92%) Social Media
6 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.42%) Windows
2 4 (3.67%) Linux
2 4 (3.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.86%) MVC
3 36 (33.03%) TDD
4 26 (23.85%) Kanban
5 22 (20.18%) Test Automation
6 20 (18.35%) OO
6 20 (18.35%) Software Engineering
7 19 (17.43%) Unit Testing
8 18 (16.51%) SDLC
9 16 (14.68%) BDD
9 16 (14.68%) Mathematics
10 14 (12.84%) User Stories
10 14 (12.84%) Visualisation
11 13 (11.93%) Mentoring
12 12 (11.01%) Web Development
13 11 (10.09%) Data Modelling
13 11 (10.09%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (9.17%) ATDD
14 10 (9.17%) Customer Requirements
15 9 (8.26%) API Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (39.45%) JavaScript
2 38 (34.86%) C#
3 33 (30.28%) Java
4 23 (21.10%) SQL
5 14 (12.84%) C++
6 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.59%) Java 8
7 5 (4.59%) Scala
8 4 (3.67%) Python
9 3 (2.75%) R
9 3 (2.75%) VB
10 2 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.92%) C
11 1 (0.92%) Groovy
11 1 (0.92%) PHP
11 1 (0.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (19.27%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (4.59%) PhD
3 3 (2.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.92%) CBAP
5 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) GDPR
2 1 (0.92%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (8.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.34%) ATG
3 5 (4.59%) SAP
4 4 (3.67%) Syncsort
5 3 (2.75%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle