Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 22 25 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 787 841 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 9.52% 8.31% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 8.97% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 690 719 846
South West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -

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 7,472 9,377 9,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 90.41% 92.70% 91.08%
Number of salaries quoted 6,072 7,343 7,595
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,910 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,787 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 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
Bristol 0 273 £50,000 -4.76% 61
Wiltshire +9 162 £55,000 +15.79% 26
Gloucestershire +6 135 £50,000 +5.26% 32
Somerset +11 85 £48,750 +8.33% 14
Dorset +17 72 £40,000 -5.88% 23
Devon +21 54 £45,000 +20.00% 35
Cornwall +15 2 - -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 South West region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 689 (87.55%) Agile Software Development
2 263 (33.42%) JavaScript
3 247 (31.39%) C#
4 206 (26.18%) SQL
5 199 (25.29%) .NET
6 168 (21.35%) TDD
7 159 (20.20%) SQL Server
7 159 (20.20%) DevOps
8 158 (20.08%) JIRA
9 157 (19.95%) AngularJS
10 151 (19.19%) Kanban
11 150 (19.06%) Azure
12 149 (18.93%) React
13 147 (18.68%) Finance
14 146 (18.55%) Java
15 140 (17.79%) Test Automation
16 139 (17.66%) CSS
17 138 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
18 136 (17.28%) Web Services
19 129 (16.39%) Software Engineering
20 122 (15.50%) Docker
21 121 (15.37%) Git (software)
22 119 (15.12%) Degree
23 118 (14.99%) HTML
24 117 (14.87%) ASP.NET
25 114 (14.49%) Linux
26 113 (14.36%) MVC
27 108 (13.72%) Microsoft
28 107 (13.60%) Project Management
29 106 (13.47%) AWS

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 58 (7.37%) Confluence
2 21 (2.67%) OpenStack
3 20 (2.54%) Apache
3 20 (2.54%) Apache Solr
4 18 (2.29%) SharePoint
5 15 (1.91%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (1.40%) Tomcat
8 9 (1.14%) Apache Spark
9 8 (1.02%) CMS
9 8 (1.02%) JBoss
10 5 (0.64%) Red Hat Fuse
11 4 (0.51%) IIS
11 4 (0.51%) WordPress
12 3 (0.38%) NServiceBus
13 2 (0.25%) Mule
13 2 (0.25%) Mule ESB
13 2 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.13%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (2.29%) MS Visio
2 15 (1.91%) LibreOffice
3 13 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.38%) PlantUML
4 3 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.13%) Gephi
6 1 (0.13%) Marvel
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (0.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 150 (19.06%) Azure
2 106 (13.47%) AWS
3 58 (7.37%) GCP
4 43 (5.46%) SaaS
5 26 (3.30%) Office 365
6 21 (2.67%) OpenShift
7 17 (2.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 16 (2.03%) Serverless
9 14 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
10 11 (1.40%) Power Platform
11 10 (1.27%) AWS Lambda
12 9 (1.14%) Trello
13 8 (1.02%) Azure Stack
13 8 (1.02%) npm
13 8 (1.02%) OneDrive
13 8 (1.02%) PaaS
14 7 (0.89%) Amazon SQS
14 7 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
14 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
15 6 (0.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 23 (2.92%) DMZ
2 22 (2.80%) Firewall
3 20 (2.54%) Extranet
3 20 (2.54%) HTTP
4 15 (1.91%) Internet
5 14 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 14 (1.78%) VPN
6 12 (1.52%) Skype
7 9 (1.14%) Wireshark
8 8 (1.02%) NetScaler
9 7 (0.89%) SSL
10 6 (0.76%) DNS
10 6 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.64%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.51%) Bluetooth
12 4 (0.51%) DHCP
12 4 (0.51%) GoToMeeting
12 4 (0.51%) MQTT
12 4 (0.51%) SSH
13 3 (0.38%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (20.20%) SQL Server
2 65 (8.26%) MySQL
3 61 (7.75%) MongoDB
4 49 (6.23%) NoSQL
5 44 (5.59%) Relational Database
6 25 (3.18%) Oracle Reports
7 23 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
7 23 (2.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 22 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.54%) Big Data
10 18 (2.29%) RDBMS
11 17 (2.16%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 14 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
15 12 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
16 11 (1.40%) Power BI
16 11 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 10 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
18 8 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 158 (20.08%) JIRA
2 121 (15.37%) Git (software)
3 93 (11.82%) Jenkins
4 49 (6.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 45 (5.72%) Selenium
6 31 (3.94%) Bitbucket
7 29 (3.68%) Maven
8 28 (3.56%) JUnit
9 22 (2.80%) Subversion
10 21 (2.67%) Cucumber
11 20 (2.54%) NUnit
11 20 (2.54%) Postman
12 19 (2.41%) Bitbucket Server
12 19 (2.41%) SoapUI
13 18 (2.29%) git-flow
14 17 (2.16%) Visual Studio
15 14 (1.78%) MSTest
15 14 (1.78%) TeamCity
16 13 (1.65%) REST Assured
17 12 (1.52%) webpack
General
1 147 (18.68%) Finance
2 82 (10.42%) Public Sector
3 80 (10.17%) Retail
4 62 (7.88%) Marketing
5 58 (7.37%) Electronics
6 54 (6.86%) Manufacturing
6 54 (6.86%) Telecoms
7 34 (4.32%) Automotive
8 17 (2.16%) Legal
9 11 (1.40%) Aerospace
9 11 (1.40%) Local Government
10 9 (1.14%) Military
11 8 (1.02%) Games
12 5 (0.64%) Avionics
12 5 (0.64%) Law
13 4 (0.51%) Police
13 4 (0.51%) Publishing
14 3 (0.38%) Fire and Rescue
15 2 (0.25%) Banking
15 2 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 323 (41.04%) Developer
2 106 (13.47%) .NET Developer
3 81 (10.29%) Software Developer
4 72 (9.15%) Software Engineer
5 67 (8.51%) C# Developer
5 67 (8.51%) Senior Developer
6 66 (8.39%) Analyst
7 57 (7.24%) C# .NET Developer
7 57 (7.24%) Java Developer
8 54 (6.86%) Scrum Master
9 43 (5.46%) .NET Software Developer
10 35 (4.45%) C# Software Developer
11 32 (4.07%) JavaScript Developer
11 32 (4.07%) PHP Developer
12 31 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
13 30 (3.81%) Architect
13 30 (3.81%) Business Analyst
14 28 (3.56%) Test Engineer
15 26 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
15 26 (3.30%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (25.29%) .NET
2 157 (19.95%) AngularJS
3 149 (18.93%) React
4 139 (17.66%) CSS
5 136 (17.28%) Web Services
6 118 (14.99%) HTML
7 117 (14.87%) ASP.NET
8 89 (11.31%) REST
9 88 (11.18%) Node.js
10 83 (10.55%) .NET Core
11 67 (8.51%) Spring
12 66 (8.39%) jQuery
13 65 (8.26%) Vue.js
14 55 (6.99%) HTML5
15 51 (6.48%) RESTful
16 47 (5.97%) SOAP
17 45 (5.72%) .NET Framework
18 37 (4.70%) ASP.NET MVC
19 36 (4.57%) WCF
20 35 (4.45%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 41 (5.21%) Greenfield Project
2 41 (5.21%) User Experience
3 26 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 23 (2.92%) Public Cloud
5 20 (2.54%) EPoS
6 19 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
7 12 (1.52%) Wiki
8 11 (1.40%) Management Information System
9 7 (0.89%) Virtual Team
10 6 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.64%) CESG
11 5 (0.64%) Clustering
11 5 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
11 5 (0.64%) NHS
11 5 (0.64%) Reference Data
11 5 (0.64%) RIA
12 4 (0.51%) Internet of Things
12 4 (0.51%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 114 (14.49%) Linux
2 61 (7.75%) Windows
3 37 (4.70%) Unix
4 23 (2.92%) CentOS
5 19 (2.41%) Android
6 17 (2.16%) Windows Server
7 16 (2.03%) Ubuntu
8 15 (1.91%) Apple iOS
9 12 (1.52%) Debian
10 10 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.02%) Mac OS
12 5 (0.64%) CoreOS
12 5 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
13 4 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.38%) FreeRTOS
14 3 (0.38%) ThreadX
15 2 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 689 (87.55%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (21.35%) TDD
3 159 (20.20%) DevOps
4 151 (19.19%) Kanban
5 140 (17.79%) Test Automation
6 138 (17.53%) Continuous Integration
7 129 (16.39%) Software Engineering
8 113 (14.36%) MVC
9 107 (13.60%) Project Management
10 94 (11.94%) BDD
11 92 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
12 90 (11.44%) Continuous Improvement
13 84 (10.67%) User Stories
14 83 (10.55%) SDLC
15 78 (9.91%) Mentoring
16 74 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
17 63 (8.01%) OO
17 63 (8.01%) Stakeholder Management
18 62 (7.88%) Web Development
19 58 (7.37%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 263 (33.42%) JavaScript
2 247 (31.39%) C#
3 206 (26.18%) SQL
4 146 (18.55%) Java
5 104 (13.21%) TypeScript
6 99 (12.58%) Python
7 86 (10.93%) C
8 76 (9.66%) C++
9 57 (7.24%) PHP
10 44 (5.59%) PowerShell
11 32 (4.07%) PL/SQL
12 31 (3.94%) VB.NET
13 25 (3.18%) T-SQL
14 24 (3.05%) Bash Shell
15 16 (2.03%) Go
16 15 (1.91%) ES6
17 10 (1.27%) Ruby
18 9 (1.14%) Java 8
18 9 (1.14%) Perl
19 5 (0.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 119 (15.12%) Degree
2 73 (9.28%) Security Cleared
3 40 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 27 (3.43%) ISTQB
5 26 (3.30%) SC Cleared
6 20 (2.54%) RHCE
7 15 (1.91%) ISEB
8 10 (1.27%) CCNA
8 10 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (1.02%) CCA
9 8 (1.02%) MCP
10 7 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (0.76%) CISSP
11 6 (0.76%) CompTIA Security+
11 6 (0.76%) GIAC
11 6 (0.76%) Linux+ Certification
11 6 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
11 6 (0.76%) SANS
11 6 (0.76%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (10.17%) QA
2 8 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.25%) GDPR
5 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 122 (15.50%) Docker
2 26 (3.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (2.80%) Active Directory
4 11 (1.40%) VirtualBox
5 8 (1.02%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.02%) XenApp
6 5 (0.64%) GlusterFS
7 4 (0.51%) vSphere
7 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.38%) Apache Flume
8 3 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.25%) Firmware
9 2 (0.25%) Postfix
10 1 (0.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.13%) HDFS
10 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 61 (7.75%) Kubernetes
2 50 (6.35%) Ansible
3 32 (4.07%) Puppet
4 28 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
5 17 (2.16%) Terraform
6 12 (1.52%) Red Hat Satellite
6 12 (1.52%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 12 (1.52%) WSUS
6 12 (1.52%) yum
7 11 (1.40%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (1.40%) Mesos
7 11 (1.40%) Packer
8 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (1.02%) SCCM
8 8 (1.02%) SCOM
8 8 (1.02%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.64%) Nagios
9 5 (0.64%) OSSEC
9 5 (0.64%) Salt
10 4 (0.51%) vRealize
Vendors
1 108 (13.72%) Microsoft
2 78 (9.91%) Oracle
3 63 (8.01%) Google
4 53 (6.73%) SAP
5 27 (3.43%) Red Hat
5 27 (3.43%) VMware
6 26 (3.30%) Apple
7 24 (3.05%) Atlassian
8 17 (2.16%) IBM
9 11 (1.40%) HP
9 11 (1.40%) SaltStack
9 11 (1.40%) Splunk
9 11 (1.40%) Symantec
9 11 (1.40%) Veritas
10 9 (1.14%) Tableau
11 7 (0.89%) Adobe
11 7 (0.89%) Cisco
11 7 (0.89%) Teradata
12 5 (0.64%) Cadence
12 5 (0.64%) Talend