Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 171 174 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.76% 13.05% 15.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.16% 14.37% 17.71%
Number of salaries quoted 185 162 134
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £26,750 £31,250 £30,150
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +6.25%

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 1208 1211 1090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.15% 90.85% 87.13%
Number of salaries quoted 996 1024 941
Somerset median annual salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.63% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +8 123 £45,000 +9.76% 8
Taunton -11 10 £37,500 -1.32%
Clevedon - 6 £27,500 -
Yeovil +4 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Portishead - 3 - -
Glastonbury +1 1 £44,000 +2.33%
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 157 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (39.77%) .NET
3 67 (39.18%) C#
4 61 (35.67%) SQL
5 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
6 57 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 57 (33.33%) MVC
7 52 (30.41%) TDD
8 49 (28.65%) Microsoft
9 46 (26.90%) Java
10 45 (26.32%) ASP.NET
10 45 (26.32%) Test Automation
11 44 (25.73%) HTML
12 40 (23.39%) Finance
13 36 (21.05%) Unit Testing
13 36 (21.05%) Kanban
14 33 (19.30%) SDLC
15 32 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
15 32 (18.71%) WCF
16 30 (17.54%) Web Services
16 30 (17.54%) NoSQL
17 29 (16.96%) Relational Database
17 29 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (16.96%) BDD
18 27 (15.79%) WPF
19 26 (15.20%) Linux
19 26 (15.20%) DevOps
19 26 (15.20%) Greenfield Project
20 25 (14.62%) Windows
21 24 (14.04%) AngularJS

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 12 (7.02%) OpenStack
2 8 (4.68%) Apache
3 5 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.92%) JBoss
4 4 (2.34%) IIS
5 3 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.75%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.17%) Confluence
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (1.17%) HipChat
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.34%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.34%) SaaS
4 2 (1.17%) Bluemix
4 2 (1.17%) BrowserStack
4 2 (1.17%) GitHub
4 2 (1.17%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.09%) Internet
2 6 (3.51%) Kerberos
3 4 (2.34%) SMS
4 1 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.58%) Firewall
4 1 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.54%) NoSQL
3 29 (16.96%) Relational Database
4 16 (9.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 15 (8.77%) MySQL
6 14 (8.19%) RDBMS
6 14 (8.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (7.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 13 (7.60%) Star Schema
8 11 (6.43%) MongoDB
9 10 (5.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (4.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (3.51%) Big Data
11 6 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (2.92%) Flink
13 4 (2.34%) Redis
14 2 (1.17%) GIS
14 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
14 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.70%) Moq
2 20 (11.70%) NUnit
3 18 (10.53%) Selenium
4 16 (9.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 11 (6.43%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.85%) JUnit
6 10 (5.85%) Subversion
7 9 (5.26%) Cucumber
8 8 (4.68%) JIRA
9 7 (4.09%) Maven
9 7 (4.09%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.51%) WebDriver
11 5 (2.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.92%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.92%) IntelliJ
12 4 (2.34%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.34%) Vagrant
12 4 (2.34%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.75%) Trac
General
1 40 (23.39%) Finance
2 15 (8.77%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.60%) Electronics
3 13 (7.60%) Marketing
3 13 (7.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.75%) Publishing
4 3 (1.75%) Retail
5 2 (1.17%) French Language
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (54.39%) Developer
2 46 (26.90%) .NET Developer
3 21 (12.28%) Software Developer
4 19 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 15 (8.77%) Junior
6 14 (8.19%) C# Developer
6 14 (8.19%) Junior Developer
7 13 (7.60%) Web Developer
8 12 (7.02%) Junior Software Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.43%) Software Engineer
10 10 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Lead .NET Developer
10 10 (5.85%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 9 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (5.26%) Team Leader
12 8 (4.68%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.68%) Analyst
12 8 (4.68%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (39.77%) .NET
2 45 (26.32%) ASP.NET
3 44 (25.73%) HTML
4 32 (18.71%) WCF
5 30 (17.54%) Web Services
6 29 (16.96%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (15.79%) WPF
8 24 (14.04%) AngularJS
9 23 (13.45%) Node.js
9 23 (13.45%) RESTful
10 22 (12.87%) .NET Framework
10 22 (12.87%) React
10 22 (12.87%) WinForms
11 20 (11.70%) Entity Framework
11 20 (11.70%) NHibernate
12 18 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 18 (10.53%) CSS
12 18 (10.53%) JSON
13 16 (9.36%) jQuery
14 15 (8.77%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.20%) Greenfield Project
2 16 (9.36%) Music Streaming
3 12 (7.02%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.68%) Fintech
6 3 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.17%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.17%) User Experience
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
8 1 (0.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (15.20%) Linux
2 25 (14.62%) Windows
3 12 (7.02%) Unix
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.58%) Android
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (91.81%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (33.33%) MVC
3 52 (30.41%) TDD
4 45 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 36 (21.05%) Kanban
5 36 (21.05%) Unit Testing
6 33 (19.30%) SDLC
7 32 (18.71%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (16.96%) BDD
9 26 (15.20%) DevOps
10 22 (12.87%) Web Development
11 21 (12.28%) Microservices
11 21 (12.28%) Software Engineering
11 21 (12.28%) Web Application Development
12 19 (11.11%) Project Management
12 19 (11.11%) Software Delivery
13 18 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (9.36%) MVVM
15 15 (8.77%) Continuous Delivery
16 14 (8.19%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (39.18%) C#
2 61 (35.67%) SQL
3 58 (33.92%) JavaScript
4 46 (26.90%) Java
5 20 (11.70%) T-SQL
6 10 (5.85%) PHP
7 8 (4.68%) Python
8 6 (3.51%) XPath
8 6 (3.51%) XQuery
9 5 (2.92%) Bash Shell
9 5 (2.92%) C++
9 5 (2.92%) Groovy
10 4 (2.34%) ES6
11 3 (1.75%) C
11 3 (1.75%) Scala
12 2 (1.17%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.58%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.58%) RPG
13 1 (0.58%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (12.28%) Degree
2 7 (4.09%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.34%) ISEB
4 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.17%) CCNA
5 2 (1.17%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.17%) RHCE
5 2 (1.17%) RHCSA
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (7.60%) Docker
2 6 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.92%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (1.17%) KVM
5 1 (0.58%) Gluster
5 1 (0.58%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.17%) Ansible
2 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.58%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.58%) Grafana
3 1 (0.58%) Graylog
3 1 (0.58%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.58%) Kibana
3 1 (0.58%) Nagios
3 1 (0.58%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 49 (28.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.60%) SAP
3 10 (5.85%) Oracle
4 4 (2.34%) Google
5 2 (1.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.17%) IBM
6 1 (0.58%) Cadence
6 1 (0.58%) Cisco
6 1 (0.58%) Infobright
6 1 (0.58%) New Relic
6 1 (0.58%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.58%) Qualys
6 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.58%) Splunk
6 1 (0.58%) Zend