Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England > South West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 23
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,014 948 1,010
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.01% 9.16% 9.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.86% 10.04% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 838 890 921
South West median annual salary £49,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.32% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,450 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,338 9,442 9,928
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.15% 91.19% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7,485 7,784 8,275
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the South West

Scrum
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in the South West.

Salary trend for Scrum in the South West

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the South West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the South West

Scrum
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the South West 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
Bristol +16 475 £52,500 +5.00% 92
Gloucestershire -3 170 £47,500 - 17
Wiltshire +13 157 £47,500 -5.00% 23
Somerset 0 113 £50,000 +17.65% 19
Dorset +30 58 £45,000 +28.57% 18
Devon -28 26 £40,000 -11.11% 12
Cornwall +3 3 - - 2
Scrum
England

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 South West region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 921 (90.83%) Agile Software Development
2 388 (38.26%) Java
3 320 (31.56%) C#
4 299 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 292 (28.80%) .NET
6 282 (27.81%) TDD
7 267 (26.33%) Software Engineering
7 267 (26.33%) Finance
8 198 (19.53%) HTML
9 195 (19.23%) MVC
10 188 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
11 178 (17.55%) CSS
12 176 (17.36%) SQL
12 176 (17.36%) SQL Server
13 167 (16.47%) Test Automation
14 163 (16.07%) Python
15 153 (15.09%) Kanban
16 148 (14.60%) Spring
16 148 (14.60%) C++
17 147 (14.50%) ASP.NET
17 147 (14.50%) Microsoft
18 140 (13.81%) Linux
18 140 (13.81%) BDD
19 137 (13.51%) Git (software)
19 137 (13.51%) Web Services
20 131 (12.92%) OO
20 131 (12.92%) SDLC
21 126 (12.43%) Degree
22 125 (12.33%) Security Cleared
22 125 (12.33%) Business Intelligence

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 54 (5.33%) Apache
2 44 (4.34%) Confluence
3 23 (2.27%) Tomcat
4 20 (1.97%) CMS
5 19 (1.87%) SharePoint
6 14 (1.38%) Apache Pig
7 11 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (0.99%) JBoss
8 10 (0.99%) Umbraco
9 9 (0.89%) Alfresco
9 9 (0.89%) Joomla!
9 9 (0.89%) SAS
10 8 (0.79%) Mule
10 8 (0.79%) Mule ESB
11 7 (0.69%) WordPress
12 6 (0.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.39%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.30%) Drupal
14 3 (0.30%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 17 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (1.28%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (0.49%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.30%) InVision
8 2 (0.20%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.099%) OrCAD
9 1 (0.099%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.099%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 123 (12.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (4.54%) SaaS
4 18 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
5 17 (1.68%) PaaS
6 16 (1.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (0.99%) IaaS
9 9 (0.89%) Amazon S3
9 9 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.69%) Dynamics 365
10 7 (0.69%) GitHub
11 6 (0.59%) npm
12 5 (0.49%) Amazon Kinesis
13 4 (0.39%) NuGet
14 3 (0.30%) Office 365
15 2 (0.20%) OpenShift
15 2 (0.20%) Serverless
16 1 (0.099%) AWS CloudFormation
16 1 (0.099%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.04%) Internet
2 30 (2.96%) HTTP
3 22 (2.17%) SSL
4 18 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 15 (1.48%) Firewall
6 6 (0.59%) Extranet
7 5 (0.49%) RS-232
8 4 (0.39%) SMS
9 3 (0.30%) Wireshark
10 2 (0.20%) Broadband
10 2 (0.20%) DNS
10 2 (0.20%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.20%) Intranet
10 2 (0.20%) PPP
11 1 (0.099%) DHCP
11 1 (0.099%) HbbTV
11 1 (0.099%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.099%) VLAN
11 1 (0.099%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 176 (17.36%) SQL Server
2 59 (5.82%) MySQL
3 57 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 49 (4.83%) MongoDB
5 47 (4.64%) Big Data
6 44 (4.34%) Hadoop
7 39 (3.85%) RDBMS
8 36 (3.55%) NoSQL
9 25 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 21 (2.07%) Oracle Database
12 19 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
14 16 (1.58%) Apache Hive
14 16 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
15 14 (1.38%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (1.28%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
17 10 (0.99%) Geospatial Data
18 8 (0.79%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 137 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 124 (12.23%) JIRA
3 97 (9.57%) Selenium
4 90 (8.88%) JUnit
5 74 (7.30%) Jenkins
6 65 (6.41%) Maven
6 65 (6.41%) Subversion
7 62 (6.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 57 (5.62%) Bitbucket
9 56 (5.52%) Team Foundation Server
10 38 (3.75%) Ant
11 36 (3.55%) Cucumber
12 30 (2.96%) EasyMock
12 30 (2.96%) Protractor
13 27 (2.66%) Jasmine
14 24 (2.37%) TestNG
14 24 (2.37%) Visual Studio
14 24 (2.37%) WebDriver
15 20 (1.97%) Apache Ivy
16 19 (1.87%) git-flow
General
1 267 (26.33%) Finance
2 122 (12.03%) Marketing
3 120 (11.83%) Manufacturing
4 119 (11.74%) Electronics
4 119 (11.74%) Telecoms
5 34 (3.35%) Retail
6 28 (2.76%) Games
7 12 (1.18%) Back Office
8 11 (1.08%) Military
9 9 (0.89%) Law
10 6 (0.59%) Avionics
10 6 (0.59%) Legal
11 5 (0.49%) Banking
11 5 (0.49%) Billing
12 4 (0.39%) Automotive
13 3 (0.30%) Advertising
14 2 (0.20%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.099%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.099%) French Language
15 1 (0.099%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 441 (43.49%) Developer
2 169 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 161 (15.88%) Software Engineer
4 125 (12.33%) Software Developer
5 122 (12.03%) .NET Developer
6 87 (8.58%) C# Developer
7 86 (8.48%) Analyst
8 82 (8.09%) Senior Developer
9 77 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 71 (7.00%) Java Engineer
11 69 (6.80%) Architect
12 65 (6.41%) Java Software Engineer
13 55 (5.42%) Test Analyst
14 52 (5.13%) Project Manager
15 42 (4.14%) Lead Developer
16 40 (3.94%) Junior
17 37 (3.65%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 37 (3.65%) Graduate
17 37 (3.65%) Java Software Developer
17 37 (3.65%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 292 (28.80%) .NET
2 198 (19.53%) HTML
3 178 (17.55%) CSS
4 148 (14.60%) Spring
5 147 (14.50%) ASP.NET
6 137 (13.51%) Web Services
7 124 (12.23%) AngularJS
8 102 (10.06%) XML
9 97 (9.57%) REST
10 93 (9.17%) SOAP
11 85 (8.38%) React
12 79 (7.79%) HTML5
13 74 (7.30%) Java EE
14 71 (7.00%) Node.js
15 67 (6.61%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (6.61%) Hibernate
15 67 (6.61%) Spring MVC
16 66 (6.51%) J2EE
17 64 (6.31%) RESTful
18 57 (5.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 107 (10.55%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (9.27%) Computer Science
3 80 (7.89%) User Experience
4 65 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (3.25%) Wiki
6 32 (3.16%) Embedded Systems
7 28 (2.76%) Self-Motivation
8 27 (2.66%) Fintech
9 25 (2.47%) RIA
10 22 (2.17%) Mobile App
11 16 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.58%) Management Information System
12 10 (0.99%) Virtual Team
13 8 (0.79%) Clustering
13 8 (0.79%) Linux Command Line
13 8 (0.79%) Smart Home
14 7 (0.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
14 7 (0.69%) Internet of Things
15 6 (0.59%) Digital Media
16 5 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 140 (13.81%) Linux
2 72 (7.10%) Android
3 68 (6.71%) Apple iOS
4 50 (4.93%) Windows
5 43 (4.24%) CentOS
5 43 (4.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 24 (2.37%) Unix
7 19 (1.87%) Mac OS X
8 10 (0.99%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.20%) Nucleus RTOS
10 1 (0.099%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.099%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 921 (90.83%) Agile Software Development
2 282 (27.81%) TDD
3 267 (26.33%) Software Engineering
4 195 (19.23%) MVC
5 188 (18.54%) Continuous Integration
6 167 (16.47%) Test Automation
7 153 (15.09%) Kanban
8 140 (13.81%) BDD
9 131 (12.92%) OO
9 131 (12.92%) SDLC
10 125 (12.33%) Business Intelligence
11 122 (12.03%) DevOps
12 109 (10.75%) Digital Marketing
13 108 (10.65%) Programme Management
14 90 (8.88%) Unit Testing
15 89 (8.78%) Open Source
16 88 (8.68%) Web Development
17 81 (7.99%) Mentoring
18 71 (7.00%) Coaching
19 67 (6.61%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 388 (38.26%) Java
2 320 (31.56%) C#
3 299 (29.49%) JavaScript
4 176 (17.36%) SQL
5 163 (16.07%) Python
6 148 (14.60%) C++
7 112 (11.05%) C
8 55 (5.42%) PHP
9 38 (3.75%) TypeScript
10 30 (2.96%) PowerShell
11 28 (2.76%) Scala
12 23 (2.27%) Embedded C
13 20 (1.97%) Java 8
14 19 (1.87%) VB.NET
15 18 (1.78%) Bash Shell
15 18 (1.78%) PL/SQL
16 17 (1.68%) Objective-C
17 14 (1.38%) Embedded C++
18 13 (1.28%) Shell Script
19 12 (1.18%) ES6
Qualifications
1 126 (12.43%) Degree
2 125 (12.33%) Security Cleared
3 63 (6.21%) DV Cleared
4 53 (5.23%) SC Cleared
5 29 (2.86%) ISTQB
6 22 (2.17%) ISEB
7 18 (1.78%) MCSE
7 18 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (1.48%) CCNA
10 14 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (1.28%) CISSP
11 13 (1.28%) CompTIA Security+
11 13 (1.28%) GIAC
11 13 (1.28%) Linux+ Certification
11 13 (1.28%) Network+ Certification
11 13 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 13 (1.28%) SANS
11 13 (1.28%) SSCP
12 12 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (5.23%) QA
2 12 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.69%) PMO
4 6 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.39%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.20%) GDPR
6 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.099%) Data Quality
System Software
1 44 (4.34%) Docker
2 15 (1.48%) vSphere
3 5 (0.49%) Firmware
4 4 (0.39%) Active Directory
5 3 (0.30%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.099%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.099%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (1.97%) Puppet
2 15 (1.48%) Salt
3 10 (0.99%) Ansible
4 8 (0.79%) Kubernetes
4 8 (0.79%) Terraform
5 6 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.49%) HP ALM
7 3 (0.30%) SCCM
7 3 (0.30%) SCOM
7 3 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.099%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.099%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.099%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 147 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 109 (10.75%) SAP
3 99 (9.76%) Oracle
4 44 (4.34%) Red Hat
5 31 (3.06%) Google
6 26 (2.56%) Atlassian
7 11 (1.08%) Zend
8 8 (0.79%) Apple
8 8 (0.79%) Teradata
8 8 (0.79%) Twitter
9 7 (0.69%) Tableau
10 6 (0.59%) HP
11 5 (0.49%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.39%) Adobe
12 4 (0.39%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.39%) VMware
13 3 (0.30%) IBM
13 3 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
14 2 (0.20%) Cisco
14 2 (0.20%) Cognizant