Period
to 9 July 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 9 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
9 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 557 977 1,201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 10.83% 9.59% 10.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 10.46% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 535 806 1,036
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,125 £63,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +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 4,688 9,337 10,175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.17% 91.64% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3,763 7,346 8,384
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,250 £65,000
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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in the South West.

Salary trend for Scrum in the South West

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the South West over the 6 months to 9 July 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 9 July 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 -3 163 £50,000 +11.11% 14
Wiltshire +14 154 £63,750 +31.44% 15
Gloucestershire -4 90 £52,500 +11.70% 18
Dorset +11 55 £37,500 - 8
Somerset -4 45 £46,750 +9.93% 9
Devon +19 36 £45,000 +45.16% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 9 July 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.

1 525 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (33.57%) JavaScript
3 170 (30.52%) TDD
4 160 (28.73%) DevOps
5 159 (28.55%) Java
6 141 (25.31%) SQL
7 135 (24.24%) AWS
8 126 (22.62%) Kanban
9 124 (22.26%) Azure
10 120 (21.54%) Security Cleared
11 119 (21.36%) BDD
12 114 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
13 111 (19.93%) .NET
14 108 (19.39%) C#
14 108 (19.39%) JIRA
15 103 (18.49%) Web Services
16 102 (18.31%) SQL Server
17 98 (17.59%) Test Automation
17 98 (17.59%) Jenkins
18 96 (17.24%) Docker
18 96 (17.24%) Software Engineering
18 96 (17.24%) Finance
19 95 (17.06%) CSS
20 91 (16.34%) HTML
21 88 (15.80%) AngularJS
22 87 (15.62%) Git (software)
23 83 (14.90%) React
24 82 (14.72%) Microsoft
25 79 (14.18%) TypeScript
26 78 (14.00%) Degree

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 (9.69%) Confluence
2 31 (5.57%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.05%) Apache
4 11 (1.97%) Apache Spark
4 11 (1.97%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.80%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (1.80%) NServiceBus
5 10 (1.80%) Oracle Workflow
6 9 (1.62%) CMS
6 9 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (1.08%) WordPress
8 5 (0.90%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.72%) IIS
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
11 2 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.72%) LibreOffice
3 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.36%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.36%) InVision
4 2 (0.36%) Marvel
4 2 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.36%) Sketch
4 2 (0.36%) UXPin
5 1 (0.18%) Gephi
Business Applications
1 9 (1.62%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) Maximo
4 2 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 135 (24.24%) AWS
2 124 (22.26%) Azure
3 38 (6.82%) SaaS
4 34 (6.10%) GCP
5 31 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
6 18 (3.23%) Power Platform
7 17 (3.05%) Serverless
8 14 (2.51%) AWS Lambda
8 14 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (2.51%) OpenShift
8 14 (2.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 10 (1.80%) Amazon S3
9 10 (1.80%) Route 53
10 9 (1.62%) Amazon SQS
10 9 (1.62%) GitHub
10 9 (1.62%) PaaS
11 8 (1.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 8 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (1.44%) Office 365
12 6 (1.08%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.51%) Internet
2 9 (1.62%) DMZ
2 9 (1.62%) HTTP
3 8 (1.44%) Skype
3 8 (1.44%) VPN
4 7 (1.26%) Firewall
5 6 (1.08%) MQTT
5 6 (1.08%) SSL
5 6 (1.08%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.08%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.36%) Extranet
6 2 (0.36%) OSPF
6 2 (0.36%) SSH
6 2 (0.36%) VLAN
7 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.18%) DNS
7 1 (0.18%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.18%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.18%) MPLS
7 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.52%) MySQL
3 38 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 36 (6.46%) Big Data
4 36 (6.46%) Relational Database
5 34 (6.10%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (5.75%) PostgreSQL
7 31 (5.57%) NoSQL
8 19 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 18 (3.23%) Power BI
10 16 (2.87%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (2.87%) Hadoop
11 15 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 13 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 12 (2.15%) Data Lake
14 11 (1.97%) Apache Hive
15 9 (1.62%) RDBMS
15 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
17 5 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 108 (19.39%) JIRA
2 98 (17.59%) Jenkins
3 87 (15.62%) Git (software)
4 57 (10.23%) Selenium
5 42 (7.54%) Cucumber
5 42 (7.54%) Maven
6 37 (6.64%) JUnit
7 30 (5.39%) SonarQube
8 29 (5.21%) Mockito
9 28 (5.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (3.77%) DbUnit
10 21 (3.77%) jMock
11 18 (3.23%) Bitbucket Server
12 17 (3.05%) Grunt
12 17 (3.05%) gulp
13 16 (2.87%) webpack
14 12 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
15 11 (1.97%) Gradle
16 10 (1.80%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.80%) GitLab
General
1 96 (17.24%) Finance
2 41 (7.36%) Public Sector
3 32 (5.75%) Marketing
4 25 (4.49%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.13%) Retail
5 23 (4.13%) Telecoms
6 22 (3.95%) Electronics
7 20 (3.59%) Local Government
8 14 (2.51%) Automotive
9 12 (2.15%) German Language
10 8 (1.44%) Aerospace
10 8 (1.44%) Legal
11 6 (1.08%) Publishing
12 5 (0.90%) Games
13 4 (0.72%) Banking
13 4 (0.72%) Military
14 1 (0.18%) International Banking
14 1 (0.18%) Law
14 1 (0.18%) Police
Job Titles
1 248 (44.52%) Developer
2 74 (13.29%) Java Developer
3 60 (10.77%) .NET Developer
4 55 (9.87%) Senior Developer
5 42 (7.54%) Analyst
6 37 (6.64%) Software Engineer
7 36 (6.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 33 (5.92%) Scrum Master
9 29 (5.21%) Business Analyst
9 29 (5.21%) Lead Developer
10 26 (4.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 25 (4.49%) Angular Developer
11 25 (4.49%) Architect
12 24 (4.31%) Software Developer
13 21 (3.77%) C# Developer
14 20 (3.59%) C# .NET Developer
14 20 (3.59%) Test Engineer
15 17 (3.05%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (2.87%) Full Stack Developer
16 16 (2.87%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (19.93%) .NET
2 103 (18.49%) Web Services
3 95 (17.06%) CSS
4 91 (16.34%) HTML
5 88 (15.80%) AngularJS
6 83 (14.90%) React
7 75 (13.46%) Spring
8 68 (12.21%) Node.js
9 64 (11.49%) RESTful
10 63 (11.31%) REST
11 58 (10.41%) ASP.NET
12 57 (10.23%) .NET Core
13 42 (7.54%) SOAP
14 37 (6.64%) Vue.js
15 36 (6.46%) HTML5
16 31 (5.57%) XML
17 27 (4.85%) Hibernate
17 27 (4.85%) jQuery
18 24 (4.31%) .NET Framework
18 24 (4.31%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 35 (6.28%) User Experience
2 29 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.15%) Internet of Things
6 11 (1.97%) Public Cloud
6 11 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (1.97%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.62%) Reinsurance
8 7 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.08%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
9 6 (1.08%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.08%) Tandem
10 5 (0.90%) CESG
11 4 (0.72%) Wiki
12 3 (0.54%) Data Centre
13 2 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
13 2 (0.36%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 53 (9.52%) Linux
2 31 (5.57%) Windows
3 23 (4.13%) CentOS
4 17 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (1.44%) CoreOS
5 8 (1.44%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.26%) Android
6 7 (1.26%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.26%) Unix
7 6 (1.08%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.72%) Debian
9 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.18%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 525 (94.25%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (30.52%) TDD
3 160 (28.73%) DevOps
4 126 (22.62%) Kanban
5 119 (21.36%) BDD
6 114 (20.47%) Continuous Integration
7 98 (17.59%) Test Automation
8 96 (17.24%) Software Engineering
9 76 (13.64%) MVC
10 75 (13.46%) Mentoring
11 70 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 67 (12.03%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (10.59%) Microservices
13 59 (10.59%) Project Management
13 59 (10.59%) Waterfall
14 54 (9.69%) User Stories
15 50 (8.98%) Technical Leadership
16 48 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
17 47 (8.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 45 (8.08%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 187 (33.57%) JavaScript
2 159 (28.55%) Java
3 141 (25.31%) SQL
4 108 (19.39%) C#
5 79 (14.18%) TypeScript
6 74 (13.29%) Python
7 45 (8.08%) C
8 40 (7.18%) C++
9 28 (5.03%) PHP
10 21 (3.77%) T-SQL
11 16 (2.87%) Bash Shell
11 16 (2.87%) PL/SQL
12 13 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 13 (2.33%) Ruby
13 12 (2.15%) Java 8
13 12 (2.15%) Scala
14 10 (1.80%) R
15 7 (1.26%) Go
16 4 (0.72%) ES6
16 4 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 120 (21.54%) Security Cleared
2 78 (14.00%) Degree
3 61 (10.95%) SC Cleared
4 43 (7.72%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.15%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (1.44%) ISEB
8 6 (1.08%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (0.90%) CESG Certified Professional
9 5 (0.90%) MCAD
10 4 (0.72%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.72%) RHCE
11 3 (0.54%) CISSP
11 3 (0.54%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.54%) MCPD
12 2 (0.36%) CISA
12 2 (0.36%) CISM
12 2 (0.36%) CRISC
12 2 (0.36%) MBA
12 2 (0.36%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (10.23%) QA
2 6 (1.08%) PMO
3 5 (0.90%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.36%) GDPR
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (17.24%) Docker
2 29 (5.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.41%) vSphere
4 17 (3.05%) Active Directory
5 12 (2.15%) NDS
6 11 (1.97%) NetIQ eDirectory
6 11 (1.97%) VirtualBox
7 8 (1.44%) GlusterFS
8 3 (0.54%) Postfix
9 2 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.18%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.18%) HDFS
10 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
10 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.18%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (7.18%) Kubernetes
2 38 (6.82%) Ansible
3 23 (4.13%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 16 (2.87%) Terraform
5 12 (2.15%) Puppet
6 11 (1.97%) Tivoli
7 9 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (1.44%) Nagios
9 6 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Manager
9 6 (1.08%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (0.90%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.90%) Mesos
10 5 (0.90%) OSSEC
10 5 (0.90%) Packer
11 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Satellite
11 4 (0.72%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (0.72%) WSUS
11 4 (0.72%) yum
12 3 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
13 2 (0.36%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (14.72%) Microsoft
2 67 (12.03%) Oracle
3 32 (5.75%) Google
4 31 (5.57%) VMware
5 26 (4.67%) Red Hat
6 25 (4.49%) NetIQ
7 22 (3.95%) SAP
8 20 (3.59%) ForgeRock
9 15 (2.69%) Teradata
10 11 (1.97%) Okta
10 11 (1.97%) Zend
11 10 (1.80%) Informatica
12 9 (1.62%) Atlassian
12 9 (1.62%) BiZZdesign
12 9 (1.62%) CyberArk
12 9 (1.62%) IBM
12 9 (1.62%) Sparx
13 8 (1.44%) Apple
13 8 (1.44%) New Relic
14 7 (1.26%) Salesforce.com