Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 11 14
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 164 230 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.27% 18.27% 15.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.96% 19.98% 17.05%
Number of salaries quoted 172 232 159
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £38,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +16.13%

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 1,096 1,151 1,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 88.67% 91.42% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 933 951 937
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,200 £59,250 £53,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 116 £42,500 +6.25% 7
Yeovil +5 9 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Taunton -10 7 £32,500 -14.47% 1
Clevedon - 6 £27,500 -
Frome - 5 £40,000 -
Glastonbury - 3 £48,500 -
Portishead - 3 - -
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 143 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (45.73%) C#
3 68 (41.46%) .NET
4 67 (40.85%) MVC
5 65 (39.63%) SQL Server
6 60 (36.59%) JavaScript
7 56 (34.15%) HTML
8 54 (32.93%) SQL
9 47 (28.66%) TDD
10 43 (26.22%) ASP.NET
11 41 (25.00%) Test Automation
12 40 (24.39%) Entity Framework
13 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
14 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
15 37 (22.56%) SDLC
16 36 (21.95%) Java
17 34 (20.73%) Finance
17 34 (20.73%) Web Development
18 33 (20.12%) jQuery
19 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
19 32 (19.51%) Web Services
20 31 (18.90%) CSS
20 31 (18.90%) AngularJS
20 31 (18.90%) Relational Database
21 30 (18.29%) RESTful
21 30 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
21 30 (18.29%) DevOps
21 30 (18.29%) Linux
21 30 (18.29%) Degree
22 29 (17.68%) .NET Framework

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 11 (6.71%) OpenStack
2 7 (4.27%) Apache
3 4 (2.44%) Apache Solr
4 3 (1.83%) JBoss
4 3 (1.83%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.61%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.61%) HipChat
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 27 (16.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.27%) SaaS
4 5 (3.05%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.44%) GitHub
5 4 (2.44%) PaaS
6 2 (1.22%) Bluemix
6 2 (1.22%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.61%) Google Drive
7 1 (0.61%) Office 365
7 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.05%) SMS
2 4 (2.44%) Internet
3 2 (1.22%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.61%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.61%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.61%) HTTP
4 1 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.61%) Skype
4 1 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (39.63%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.90%) Relational Database
3 19 (11.59%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.54%) MySQL
5 9 (5.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (4.27%) RDBMS
7 6 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.44%) GIS
8 4 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.83%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.83%) SSDT
9 3 (1.83%) Star Schema
10 2 (1.22%) Redis
11 1 (0.61%) Big Data
11 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.61%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.76%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.54%) Selenium
4 13 (7.93%) Subversion
5 10 (6.10%) Moq
5 10 (6.10%) NUnit
5 10 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (5.49%) Bugzilla
6 9 (5.49%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (5.49%) Trac
7 7 (4.27%) JIRA
8 6 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 6 (3.66%) Cucumber
8 6 (3.66%) PEAR
8 6 (3.66%) PHPUnit
8 6 (3.66%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.05%) Eclipse
9 5 (3.05%) JSUnit
9 5 (3.05%) JUnit
10 4 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (20.73%) Finance
2 7 (4.27%) Marketing
3 6 (3.66%) Retail
4 4 (2.44%) Electronics
4 4 (2.44%) Games
4 4 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.83%) Publishing
6 2 (1.22%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.22%) French Language
6 2 (1.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 96 (58.54%) Developer
2 38 (23.17%) .NET Developer
3 29 (17.68%) Software Developer
4 25 (15.24%) C# Developer
5 24 (14.63%) Web Developer
6 18 (10.98%) Junior
7 17 (10.37%) Junior Developer
8 15 (9.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (9.15%) Java Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Senior Developer
9 13 (7.93%) Software Engineer
10 12 (7.32%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (7.32%) C# Web Developer
10 12 (7.32%) Junior Software Developer
10 12 (7.32%) SQL Developer
11 10 (6.10%) JavaScript Developer
12 8 (4.88%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 8 (4.88%) HTML Developer
12 8 (4.88%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (41.46%) .NET
2 56 (34.15%) HTML
3 43 (26.22%) ASP.NET
4 40 (24.39%) Entity Framework
5 33 (20.12%) jQuery
6 32 (19.51%) Web Services
7 31 (18.90%) AngularJS
7 31 (18.90%) CSS
8 30 (18.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (18.29%) RESTful
9 29 (17.68%) .NET Framework
10 27 (16.46%) Node.js
10 27 (16.46%) React
11 22 (13.41%) WCF
12 16 (9.76%) HTML5
13 15 (9.15%) JSON
14 13 (7.93%) Ajax
15 12 (7.32%) REST
15 12 (7.32%) WPF
16 11 (6.71%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.37%) Computer Science
2 14 (8.54%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.49%) Music Streaming
5 7 (4.27%) Fintech
6 5 (3.05%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.61%) Social Media
9 1 (0.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.29%) Linux
2 25 (15.24%) Windows
3 15 (9.15%) Unix
4 3 (1.83%) Android
4 3 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (87.20%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.85%) MVC
3 47 (28.66%) TDD
4 41 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 38 (23.17%) Unit Testing
6 37 (22.56%) SDLC
7 34 (20.73%) Web Development
8 32 (19.51%) Software Engineering
9 30 (18.29%) DevOps
10 27 (16.46%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (15.85%) BDD
12 24 (14.63%) Kanban
13 23 (14.02%) Microservices
14 22 (13.41%) Mentoring
15 19 (11.59%) Project Management
15 19 (11.59%) Software Delivery
16 15 (9.15%) Continuous Delivery
16 15 (9.15%) OO
17 13 (7.93%) Coaching
18 12 (7.32%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 75 (45.73%) C#
2 60 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 54 (32.93%) SQL
4 36 (21.95%) Java
5 13 (7.93%) PHP
5 13 (7.93%) T-SQL
6 7 (4.27%) C++
7 4 (2.44%) Python
8 3 (1.83%) ES6
8 3 (1.83%) R
8 3 (1.83%) Scala
8 3 (1.83%) VB
9 2 (1.22%) C
9 2 (1.22%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.22%) XPath
9 2 (1.22%) XQuery
10 1 (0.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.61%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (18.29%) Degree
2 7 (4.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (3.05%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (3.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.83%) ISEB
4 3 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.61%) CCNA
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.61%) RHCE
6 1 (0.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.54%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) GDPR
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (10.37%) Docker
2 2 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.61%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.61%) Gluster
3 1 (0.61%) iptables
3 1 (0.61%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (3.05%) Ansible
2 2 (1.22%) Packer
2 2 (1.22%) Puppet
2 2 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.61%) Check_MK
3 1 (0.61%) Grafana
3 1 (0.61%) Graylog
3 1 (0.61%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (0.61%) Kibana
3 1 (0.61%) Nagios
3 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.61%) Pingdom
3 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 39 (23.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.66%) Google
3 5 (3.05%) Syncsort
4 4 (2.44%) SAP
5 2 (1.22%) hybris
5 2 (1.22%) IBM
5 2 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.61%) ATG
6 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.61%) Cisco
6 1 (0.61%) Infobright
6 1 (0.61%) New Relic
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle
6 1 (0.61%) PagerDuty
6 1 (0.61%) Qualys
6 1 (0.61%) Splunk
6 1 (0.61%) Zend