Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,134 1,221 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 10.54% 11.84% 8.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.58% 12.92% 9.41%
Number of salaries quoted 958 1,145 818
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,000 £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 9,796 9,451 9,891
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.09% 91.62% 89.71%
Number of salaries quoted 8,065 7,765 8,181
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 +3 517 £50,000 - 65
Gloucestershire -4 173 £46,000 -3.16% 24
Wiltshire +8 150 £50,000 - 16
Dorset +14 132 £42,500 -3.41% 12
Somerset -9 102 £45,000 +12.50% 15
Devon -8 50 £41,000 -3.53% 11
Cornwall -18 6 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 1,054 (92.95%) Agile Software Development
2 473 (41.71%) C#
3 398 (35.10%) Java
4 394 (34.74%) .NET
5 362 (31.92%) JavaScript
6 308 (27.16%) TDD
7 306 (26.98%) HTML
8 295 (26.01%) Software Engineering
9 292 (25.75%) SQL
10 264 (23.28%) CSS
11 258 (22.75%) Finance
12 257 (22.66%) MVC
13 254 (22.40%) Test Automation
14 226 (19.93%) Continuous Integration
15 211 (18.61%) SQL Server
16 199 (17.55%) Git (software)
16 199 (17.55%) BDD
17 195 (17.20%) Kanban
18 191 (16.84%) ASP.NET
19 189 (16.67%) AngularJS
20 175 (15.43%) Python
21 174 (15.34%) Microsoft Azure
22 170 (14.99%) Microsoft
23 167 (14.73%) JIRA
24 162 (14.29%) SDLC
25 158 (13.93%) JUnit
26 148 (13.05%) Linux
27 145 (12.79%) Web Services
28 137 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
29 134 (11.82%) 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 68 (6.00%) Apache
2 66 (5.82%) Confluence
3 58 (5.11%) Tomcat
4 31 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
5 30 (2.65%) Mule ESB
6 29 (2.56%) JBoss
6 29 (2.56%) Mule
7 28 (2.47%) Apache Pig
8 27 (2.38%) Apache Spark
9 20 (1.76%) WebSphere
10 14 (1.23%) CMS
10 14 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 10 (0.88%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.79%) Alfresco
12 9 (0.79%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.62%) Apache Solr
13 7 (0.62%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.53%) GlassFish
14 6 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (1.50%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (0.71%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.44%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.18%) InVision
5 2 (0.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.088%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.088%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 174 (15.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 137 (12.08%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (4.94%) SaaS
4 41 (3.62%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (2.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 30 (2.65%) Amazon Kinesis
7 22 (1.94%) GitHub
8 19 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (1.59%) Amazon EMR
9 18 (1.59%) PaaS
10 13 (1.15%) Amazon S3
10 13 (1.15%) Amazon SQS
11 8 (0.71%) IaaS
12 7 (0.62%) Office 365
12 7 (0.62%) Serverless
13 6 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (0.53%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 6 (0.53%) Heroku
14 5 (0.44%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.35%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 35 (3.09%) Internet
2 26 (2.29%) HTTP
3 25 (2.20%) SMS
4 15 (1.32%) SSL
4 15 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 15 (1.32%) ZigBee
5 14 (1.23%) 3GPP
5 14 (1.23%) 802.11
5 14 (1.23%) 802.15
5 14 (1.23%) Bluetooth
5 14 (1.23%) MQTT
6 12 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.79%) Firewall
8 8 (0.71%) Wireshark
9 6 (0.53%) RS-232
10 5 (0.44%) Extranet
10 5 (0.44%) PPP
11 3 (0.26%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.26%) VPN
12 2 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 211 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 80 (7.05%) MongoDB
3 71 (6.26%) MySQL
4 59 (5.20%) Big Data
5 58 (5.11%) NoSQL
6 55 (4.85%) Relational Database
7 50 (4.41%) Hadoop
8 42 (3.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 34 (3.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 34 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 30 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
11 28 (2.47%) Apache Hive
12 24 (2.12%) RDBMS
13 22 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
13 22 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 20 (1.76%) Power BI
15 19 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
16 18 (1.59%) BigQuery
16 18 (1.59%) Impala
16 18 (1.59%) Presto
Development Applications
1 199 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 167 (14.73%) JIRA
3 158 (13.93%) JUnit
4 131 (11.55%) Selenium
5 111 (9.79%) Jenkins
6 75 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 74 (6.53%) Maven
8 69 (6.08%) Protractor
9 63 (5.56%) Cucumber
10 60 (5.29%) Jasmine
10 60 (5.29%) TestNG
11 59 (5.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 51 (4.50%) Visual Studio
13 49 (4.32%) Subversion
14 44 (3.88%) Ant
15 35 (3.09%) Bitbucket
16 33 (2.91%) TeamCity
17 30 (2.65%) IntelliJ
18 24 (2.12%) NUnit
19 22 (1.94%) EasyMock
General
1 258 (22.75%) Finance
2 98 (8.64%) Marketing
3 95 (8.38%) Electronics
4 87 (7.67%) Manufacturing
5 79 (6.97%) Telecoms
6 68 (6.00%) Retail
7 16 (1.41%) Games
7 16 (1.41%) Law
8 15 (1.32%) Military
9 12 (1.06%) Back Office
10 9 (0.79%) Advertising
10 9 (0.79%) Banking
11 4 (0.35%) Legal
12 3 (0.26%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.18%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.088%) Avionics
14 1 (0.088%) Billing
14 1 (0.088%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 551 (48.59%) Developer
2 197 (17.37%) .NET Developer
3 155 (13.67%) Software Engineer
4 152 (13.40%) Java Developer
5 146 (12.87%) C# Developer
6 133 (11.73%) Software Developer
7 120 (10.58%) Senior Developer
8 115 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 103 (9.08%) Analyst
10 63 (5.56%) Business Analyst
11 57 (5.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 55 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
13 51 (4.50%) C# Software Developer
14 48 (4.23%) Agile Developer
15 46 (4.06%) JavaScript Developer
16 43 (3.79%) Java Engineer
17 39 (3.44%) Lead Developer
17 39 (3.44%) Senior Java Developer
17 39 (3.44%) Web Developer
18 38 (3.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 394 (34.74%) .NET
2 306 (26.98%) HTML
3 264 (23.28%) CSS
4 191 (16.84%) ASP.NET
5 189 (16.67%) AngularJS
6 145 (12.79%) Web Services
7 133 (11.73%) Spring
8 125 (11.02%) ASP.NET Web API
9 112 (9.88%) HTML5
10 110 (9.70%) XML
11 105 (9.26%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (8.91%) REST
13 85 (7.50%) Hibernate
13 85 (7.50%) RESTful
14 83 (7.32%) jQuery
15 72 (6.35%) SOAP
16 71 (6.26%) .NET Framework
17 66 (5.82%) Node.js
18 64 (5.64%) React
19 62 (5.47%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 81 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 78 (6.88%) User Experience
3 70 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 56 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
5 50 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
6 27 (2.38%) Embedded Systems
6 27 (2.38%) Wiki
7 25 (2.20%) Mobile App
8 18 (1.59%) Clustering
8 18 (1.59%) Fintech
9 17 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (0.97%) RIA
11 10 (0.88%) Smart Home
12 9 (0.79%) Management Information System
13 7 (0.62%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.53%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.53%) Device Driver
15 5 (0.44%) EPoS
15 5 (0.44%) Media Streaming
15 5 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 148 (13.05%) Linux
2 65 (5.73%) Windows
3 53 (4.67%) Unix
4 43 (3.79%) Android
4 43 (3.79%) Apple iOS
5 20 (1.76%) CentOS
6 19 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (1.32%) FreeRTOS
8 14 (1.23%) ThreadX
9 12 (1.06%) Mac OS
10 7 (0.62%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.26%) AIX
12 2 (0.18%) Windows Server
13 1 (0.088%) CoreOS
13 1 (0.088%) Nucleus RTOS
13 1 (0.088%) SafeRTOS
13 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,054 (92.95%) Agile Software Development
2 308 (27.16%) TDD
3 295 (26.01%) Software Engineering
4 257 (22.66%) MVC
5 254 (22.40%) Test Automation
6 226 (19.93%) Continuous Integration
7 199 (17.55%) BDD
8 195 (17.20%) Kanban
9 162 (14.29%) SDLC
10 131 (11.55%) OO
11 130 (11.46%) DevOps
12 128 (11.29%) Unit Testing
13 110 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
14 106 (9.35%) Open Source
15 101 (8.91%) Web Development
16 94 (8.29%) Coaching
17 91 (8.02%) Problem-Solving
18 80 (7.05%) Mentoring
19 79 (6.97%) SOA
20 76 (6.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 473 (41.71%) C#
2 398 (35.10%) Java
3 362 (31.92%) JavaScript
4 292 (25.75%) SQL
5 175 (15.43%) Python
6 127 (11.20%) C++
7 112 (9.88%) C
8 64 (5.64%) TypeScript
9 51 (4.50%) PHP
10 44 (3.88%) T-SQL
11 39 (3.44%) Scala
12 34 (3.00%) PL/SQL
12 34 (3.00%) VB.NET
13 29 (2.56%) Ruby
14 26 (2.29%) Objective-C
15 25 (2.20%) Shell Script
16 21 (1.85%) Perl
17 18 (1.59%) PowerShell
18 17 (1.50%) Java 8
19 12 (1.06%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 134 (11.82%) Degree
2 109 (9.61%) Security Cleared
3 48 (4.23%) DV Cleared
3 48 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 26 (2.29%) ISEB
5 20 (1.76%) ISTQB
6 19 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (0.88%) MCSE
7 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.53%) APMP
9 6 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 5 (0.44%) CCNA
10 5 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.44%) CISSP
10 5 (0.44%) CompTIA Security+
10 5 (0.44%) PMP
10 5 (0.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (6.44%) QA
2 4 (0.35%) PMO
3 2 (0.18%) GCP
3 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.088%) EMIR
4 1 (0.088%) GDPR
4 1 (0.088%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.088%) MiFID
4 1 (0.088%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (6.61%) Docker
2 20 (1.76%) Firmware
3 11 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (0.53%) vSphere
6 2 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.088%) Active Directory
7 1 (0.088%) Ceph
7 1 (0.088%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.088%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.088%) Postfix
7 1 (0.088%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 29 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 26 (2.29%) Ansible
3 22 (1.94%) Puppet
4 17 (1.50%) Terraform
5 16 (1.41%) Kubernetes
5 16 (1.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 8 (0.71%) Nagios
7 7 (0.62%) Kibana
8 6 (0.53%) Salt
9 4 (0.35%) Cobbler
10 3 (0.26%) CloudHub
10 3 (0.26%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.18%) Hadoop YARN
11 2 (0.18%) Mesos
11 2 (0.18%) Packer
12 1 (0.088%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 170 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 109 (9.61%) Oracle
3 88 (7.76%) SAP
4 47 (4.14%) Google
5 39 (3.44%) Atlassian
6 22 (1.94%) IBM
6 22 (1.94%) Red Hat
7 21 (1.85%) Apple
8 20 (1.76%) Tableau
9 12 (1.06%) Xamarin
10 11 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
10 11 (0.97%) Sitecore
11 9 (0.79%) VMware
12 8 (0.71%) ATG
13 7 (0.62%) Adobe
13 7 (0.62%) Cadence
14 5 (0.44%) Syncsort
15 4 (0.35%) Facebook
15 4 (0.35%) hybris
15 4 (0.35%) Twitter