Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 16 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 113 178 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.87% 13.19% 12.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.05% 14.39% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81 192 157
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +3.66% +9.33%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,625 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £57,500
South West median annual salary £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.32% +4.44% +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 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 866 1,237 1,249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.97% 91.63% 92.31%
Number of salaries quoted 668 1,018 1,059
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,675 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -5 52 £53,250 +18.33% 4
Taunton +8 22 £42,029 +12.08% 9
Yeovil +3 9 £65,000 +30.00%
Portishead +4 7 £27,000 -
Wells - 6 £17,500 -
Street - 5 - -
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (41.59%) Java
3 30 (26.55%) JavaScript
4 29 (25.66%) .NET
5 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
6 25 (22.12%) C#
7 22 (19.47%) SDLC
8 21 (18.58%) Kanban
9 20 (17.70%) Visualisation
10 19 (16.81%) MVC
10 19 (16.81%) Greenfield Project
11 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
11 18 (15.93%) TDD
12 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
12 17 (15.04%) SQL Server
12 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
13 16 (14.16%) Hadoop
13 16 (14.16%) Degree
14 15 (13.27%) Finance
15 14 (12.39%) Spring
15 14 (12.39%) OO
15 14 (12.39%) Scala
15 14 (12.39%) React
16 13 (11.50%) Web Development
16 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
16 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
16 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
17 12 (10.62%) SQL
17 12 (10.62%) Unit Testing
17 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API

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 (7.08%) CMS
2 7 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.19%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.77%) Confluence
3 2 (1.77%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 7 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.19%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (2.65%) SaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Broadband
1 1 (0.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.04%) SQL Server
2 16 (14.16%) Hadoop
3 8 (7.08%) Geospatial Data
4 6 (5.31%) Big Data
5 4 (3.54%) MySQL
6 2 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (7.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (5.31%) Mockito
2 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.54%) Subversion
4 3 (2.65%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.77%) JIRA
5 2 (1.77%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.88%) EasyMock
6 1 (0.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.88%) JUnit
6 1 (0.88%) Maven
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 15 (13.27%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Games
2 7 (6.19%) Manufacturing
3 6 (5.31%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.65%) Back Office
4 3 (2.65%) Electronics
4 3 (2.65%) Marketing
4 3 (2.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.88%) Advertising
5 1 (0.88%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Billing
5 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 46 (40.71%) Developer
2 31 (27.43%) Java Developer
3 20 (17.70%) Software Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Lead Developer
4 16 (14.16%) Software Engineer
5 15 (13.27%) Lead Java Developer
6 13 (11.50%) Graduate
6 13 (11.50%) Lead Software Engineer
7 12 (10.62%) Analyst
7 12 (10.62%) Java Scala Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Java Software Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Lead Software Developer
7 12 (10.62%) Scala Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Java Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Java Software Engineer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.85%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (7.96%) Project Manager
10 7 (6.19%) Consultant
10 7 (6.19%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (25.66%) .NET
2 14 (12.39%) React
2 14 (12.39%) Spring
3 12 (10.62%) ASP.NET Web API
4 11 (9.73%) ASP.NET
5 10 (8.85%) .NET Framework
6 8 (7.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (7.08%) RESTful
6 8 (7.08%) WPF
7 7 (6.19%) jQuery
7 7 (6.19%) Redux
8 6 (5.31%) Entity Framework
8 6 (5.31%) REST
8 6 (5.31%) Web Services
9 4 (3.54%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.54%) Apache Flex
10 3 (2.65%) ASP.NET Core
11 2 (1.77%) CSS
11 2 (1.77%) HTML
12 1 (0.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (11.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.42%) iPad
4 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.65%) User Experience
5 2 (1.77%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
6 1 (0.88%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Linux
2 3 (2.65%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (92.04%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.47%) SDLC
3 21 (18.58%) Kanban
4 20 (17.70%) Visualisation
5 19 (16.81%) MVC
6 18 (15.93%) TDD
6 18 (15.93%) Test Automation
7 17 (15.04%) Mentoring
7 17 (15.04%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.39%) OO
9 13 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (11.50%) Mathematics
9 13 (11.50%) Web Development
10 12 (10.62%) Line Management
10 12 (10.62%) Unit Testing
11 11 (9.73%) Continuous Delivery
11 11 (9.73%) DevOps
11 11 (9.73%) People Management
11 11 (9.73%) Stakeholder Management
12 9 (7.96%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 47 (41.59%) Java
2 30 (26.55%) JavaScript
3 25 (22.12%) C#
4 14 (12.39%) Scala
5 12 (10.62%) SQL
6 7 (6.19%) C++
7 6 (5.31%) Java 8
8 5 (4.42%) Groovy
9 4 (3.54%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.65%) Python
10 3 (2.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.77%) PHP
11 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.88%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.16%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) PhD
3 3 (2.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.77%) CCNA
4 2 (1.77%) ISEB
4 2 (1.77%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.77%) RHCE
4 2 (1.77%) RHCSA
5 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.65%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.77%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (5.31%) Microsoft
1 6 (5.31%) Oracle
2 4 (3.54%) SAP
2 4 (3.54%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.65%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.77%) Cognizant
5 1 (0.88%) Cisco
5 1 (0.88%) Red Hat