Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 9 22
Rank change year-on-year -8 +13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 114 274 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 11.46% 21.00% 9.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.45% 22.37% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 100 293 120
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,700 £31,000 £30,935
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £70,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +16.88%

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 916 1,225 1,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 92.06% 93.87% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 789 955 959
Somerset median annual salary £41,626 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.07% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 May 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 May 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 60 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Yeovil +10 27 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Taunton -13 10 £32,500 -13.33% 6
Wells - 4 £50,000 -
Frome - 4 £40,000 -
Glastonbury - 3 £48,500 -
Scrum
South West

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 98 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (47.37%) MVC
3 50 (43.86%) C#
4 46 (40.35%) HTML
5 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
5 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 41 (35.96%) .NET
7 38 (33.33%) SQL
8 37 (32.46%) Software Engineering
9 36 (31.58%) CSS
10 35 (30.70%) TDD
11 33 (28.95%) Entity Framework
12 30 (26.32%) Test Automation
13 28 (24.56%) jQuery
13 28 (24.56%) Unit Testing
14 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
14 27 (23.68%) Java
15 24 (21.05%) Relational Database
16 23 (20.18%) Web Services
16 23 (20.18%) RESTful
17 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (19.30%) SDLC
18 21 (18.42%) Web Development
19 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
19 20 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
20 19 (16.67%) BDD
20 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
20 19 (16.67%) .NET Framework
20 19 (16.67%) Ajax
20 19 (16.67%) Kanban

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 4 (3.51%) Apache
1 4 (3.51%) Apache Solr
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) Mule ESB
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.51%) SaaS
4 3 (2.63%) PaaS
5 2 (1.75%) GitHub
5 2 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.88%) Google Drive
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
6 1 (0.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) SMS
2 1 (0.88%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 7 (6.14%) MySQL
4 5 (4.39%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.51%) RDBMS
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.63%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.63%) SSDT
7 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.75%) GIS
7 2 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Git (software)
2 10 (8.77%) Jenkins
2 10 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (7.02%) Subversion
4 7 (6.14%) Bugzilla
4 7 (6.14%) Trac
5 5 (4.39%) Eclipse
5 5 (4.39%) JSUnit
5 5 (4.39%) Selenium
6 4 (3.51%) JIRA
6 4 (3.51%) PEAR
6 4 (3.51%) PHPUnit
7 3 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.63%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.63%) NCrunch
7 3 (2.63%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.75%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.75%) Gradle
8 2 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (12.28%) Finance
1 14 (12.28%) Retail
2 4 (3.51%) Games
2 4 (3.51%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.75%) Military
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (53.51%) Developer
2 21 (18.42%) Software Developer
3 19 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 18 (15.79%) .NET Developer
5 17 (14.91%) C# Developer
6 16 (14.04%) Web Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Business Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.89%) C# Web Developer
9 9 (7.89%) JavaScript Developer
9 9 (7.89%) SQL Developer
10 8 (7.02%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (7.02%) HTML Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Java Developer
12 6 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (4.39%) Junior
13 5 (4.39%) Junior Developer
13 5 (4.39%) QA Engineer
13 5 (4.39%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (40.35%) HTML
2 41 (35.96%) .NET
3 36 (31.58%) CSS
4 33 (28.95%) Entity Framework
5 28 (24.56%) jQuery
6 27 (23.68%) ASP.NET
7 23 (20.18%) RESTful
7 23 (20.18%) Web Services
8 22 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (16.67%) .NET Framework
9 19 (16.67%) Ajax
9 19 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 13 (11.40%) HTML5
10 13 (11.40%) SOAP
11 11 (9.65%) Node.js
12 10 (8.77%) WCF
13 9 (7.89%) JSP
13 9 (7.89%) XML
14 8 (7.02%) React
15 7 (6.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.88%) Animation
8 1 (0.88%) Blog
8 1 (0.88%) Social Media
8 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.04%) Windows
2 13 (11.40%) Linux
3 5 (4.39%) Unix
4 2 (1.75%) Android
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (47.37%) MVC
3 37 (32.46%) Software Engineering
4 35 (30.70%) TDD
5 30 (26.32%) Test Automation
6 28 (24.56%) Unit Testing
7 22 (19.30%) SDLC
8 21 (18.42%) Web Development
9 20 (17.54%) Problem-Solving
10 19 (16.67%) BDD
10 19 (16.67%) Kanban
11 18 (15.79%) Mentoring
12 14 (12.28%) OO
13 12 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
13 12 (10.53%) Front End Development
14 11 (9.65%) Mobile Development
14 11 (9.65%) User Stories
15 10 (8.77%) ATDD
15 10 (8.77%) Microservices
16 9 (7.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 50 (43.86%) C#
2 45 (39.47%) JavaScript
3 38 (33.33%) SQL
4 27 (23.68%) Java
5 11 (9.65%) C++
6 9 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 7 (6.14%) Java 8
7 7 (6.14%) PHP
8 4 (3.51%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.63%) C
9 3 (2.63%) Python
9 3 (2.63%) R
9 3 (2.63%) VB
10 1 (0.88%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 17 (14.91%) Degree
2 6 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.63%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) ISEB
4 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.88%) CBAP
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (0.88%) GDPR
2 1 (0.88%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) Ansible
2 2 (1.75%) Packer
3 1 (0.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.02%) ATG
3 5 (4.39%) Syncsort
4 3 (2.63%) Google
4 3 (2.63%) SAP
4 3 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.75%) hybris
5 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com