Period
to 1 June 2020

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 1 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
1 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 32 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 46 70 106
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 7.73% 8.01% 10.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 9.02% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 64 79 96
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £32,813
90th Percentile £68,375 £62,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

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 521 776 916
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 87.56% 88.79% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 442 581 789
Median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,029
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.83% +5.07%
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,500 £27,197
90th Percentile £72,375 £68,750 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Somerset.

Salary trend for Scrum in Somerset

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Somerset over the 6 months to 1 June 2020.

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 1 June 2020. 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 31 £47,500 - 2
Clevedon +10 7 £45,000 -10.00%
Bridgwater +3 4 £50,000 +25.00%
Portishead - 2 £39,069 -
Street +3 1 £85,000 -15.00%
Taunton -2 1 £39,500 +4.67% 1
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 1 June 2020, 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 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
3 22 (47.83%) SQL
4 19 (41.30%) MongoDB
5 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
6 17 (36.96%) Fintech
7 16 (34.78%) DevOps
8 15 (32.61%) AWS
8 15 (32.61%) MVC
9 14 (30.43%) CSS
9 14 (30.43%) Web Services
9 14 (30.43%) React
9 14 (30.43%) Azure
9 14 (30.43%) Vue.js
10 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
10 13 (28.26%) .NET
11 12 (26.09%) TypeScript
11 12 (26.09%) .NET Core
12 11 (23.91%) Node.js
12 11 (23.91%) C#
12 11 (23.91%) HTML
12 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
13 10 (21.74%) Java
13 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
13 10 (21.74%) REST
13 10 (21.74%) Docker
14 9 (19.57%) Serverless
14 9 (19.57%) OO
14 9 (19.57%) Finance

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 5 (10.87%) NServiceBus
2 4 (8.70%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.52%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (32.61%) AWS
2 14 (30.43%) Azure
3 9 (19.57%) Serverless
4 7 (15.22%) Office 365
5 6 (13.04%) Amazon SQS
5 6 (13.04%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (13.04%) SaaS
6 4 (8.70%) GCP
7 3 (6.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (6.52%) Azure Machine Learning
7 3 (6.52%) npm
8 2 (4.35%) Power Platform
9 1 (2.17%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (2.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.04%) HTTP
2 4 (8.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (41.30%) MongoDB
2 13 (28.26%) NoSQL
3 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.35%) Power BI
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data
7 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.04%) Selenium
3 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (8.70%) Gradle
4 4 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.70%) Maven
5 3 (6.52%) GitLab
5 3 (6.52%) MSTest
5 3 (6.52%) NUnit
5 3 (6.52%) Subversion
5 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.52%) webpack
6 2 (4.35%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 9 (19.57%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Police
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (60.87%) Developer
2 11 (23.91%) Senior Developer
3 8 (17.39%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Angular Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Backend Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (8.70%) PHP Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.52%) JavaScript Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Junior Software Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Senior Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) CSS
1 14 (30.43%) React
1 14 (30.43%) Vue.js
1 14 (30.43%) Web Services
2 13 (28.26%) .NET
3 12 (26.09%) .NET Core
4 11 (23.91%) HTML
4 11 (23.91%) Node.js
5 10 (21.74%) REST
6 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.04%) Laravel
7 6 (13.04%) Spring
8 5 (10.87%) SOAP
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Core
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (8.70%) Express
9 4 (8.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) EPoS
2 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
1 8 (17.39%) Unix
2 4 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (39.13%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (36.96%) Fintech
4 16 (34.78%) DevOps
5 15 (32.61%) MVC
6 9 (19.57%) OO
6 9 (19.57%) Unit Testing
7 8 (17.39%) Kanban
7 8 (17.39%) Migration
8 7 (15.22%) Email Migration
8 7 (15.22%) TDD
9 6 (13.04%) Microservices
9 6 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.87%) Case Management
10 5 (10.87%) Project Management
11 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.70%) Machine Learning
11 4 (8.70%) Software Delivery
11 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 31 (67.39%) JavaScript
2 22 (47.83%) SQL
3 12 (26.09%) TypeScript
4 11 (23.91%) C#
5 10 (21.74%) Java
6 6 (13.04%) PHP
7 4 (8.70%) Go
8 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.35%) Python
9 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.70%) ISEB
4 3 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Docker
2 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (8.70%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) HP
2 7 (15.22%) IBM
2 7 (15.22%) Symantec
2 7 (15.22%) Veritas
3 5 (10.87%) Cadence
4 4 (8.70%) Google
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Sybase