Period
to 25 February 2021

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 25 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
25 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 16 22 25
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 699 779 825
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 12.93% 9.54% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.11% 10.55% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 672 764 781
Median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £69,750 £70,000 £75,000
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 4,954 7,385 9,314
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.61% 90.47% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3,820 6,071 7,375
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £65,000 £67,787
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% 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 25 February 2021.

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 25 February 2021. 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 -3 244 £52,500 +5.00% 35
Gloucestershire +24 194 £50,000 - 30
Wiltshire +7 133 £52,500 -4.55% 17
Devon +3 43 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Somerset +2 43 £49,000 +3.16% 8
Dorset -26 14 £60,000 +50.00% 5
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2021, 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.

1 650 (92.99%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (43.49%) DevOps
3 263 (37.63%) JavaScript
4 253 (36.19%) Azure
5 246 (35.19%) Java
6 238 (34.05%) AWS
7 229 (32.76%) Docker
8 176 (25.18%) Git (software)
9 173 (24.75%) SQL
10 162 (23.18%) C#
11 159 (22.75%) Microservices
12 151 (21.60%) TypeScript
13 145 (20.74%) AngularJS
14 142 (20.31%) Jenkins
14 142 (20.31%) JIRA
15 141 (20.17%) Software Engineering
16 138 (19.74%) Python
17 130 (18.60%) CSS
18 126 (18.03%) Linux
19 125 (17.88%) HTML
20 124 (17.74%) TDD
21 121 (17.31%) Security Cleared
22 113 (16.17%) .NET
23 111 (15.88%) Spring
24 110 (15.74%) Confluence
24 110 (15.74%) Mentoring
25 105 (15.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
26 103 (14.74%) Kanban
26 103 (14.74%) MVC
27 102 (14.59%) React

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
1 110 (15.74%) Confluence
2 57 (8.15%) Elasticsearch
3 18 (2.58%) JBoss
4 17 (2.43%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.00%) Mule
5 14 (2.00%) Mule ESB
5 14 (2.00%) Red Hat Fuse
6 11 (1.57%) NServiceBus
7 6 (0.86%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.72%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.57%) Apache
9 4 (0.57%) nginx
9 4 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.29%) IIS
11 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.29%) WildFly
12 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 6 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (0.57%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.29%) Gephi
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Maximo
3 1 (0.14%) Shopify
3 1 (0.14%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 253 (36.19%) Azure
2 238 (34.05%) AWS
3 81 (11.59%) GCP
4 78 (11.16%) SaaS
5 34 (4.86%) PaaS
6 29 (4.15%) Amazon EC2
7 25 (3.58%) Serverless
8 21 (3.00%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (2.72%) IaaS
10 14 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
11 12 (1.72%) Amazon SageMaker
11 12 (1.72%) AWS Lambda
12 10 (1.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (1.14%) GitHub
14 7 (1.00%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.86%) Google Play
16 5 (0.72%) AWS Fargate
16 5 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
16 5 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
16 5 (0.72%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.72%) IPv4
2 36 (5.15%) Firewall
2 36 (5.15%) VLAN
2 36 (5.15%) VPN
3 34 (4.86%) OSPF
4 16 (2.29%) Wireshark
5 10 (1.43%) Internet
6 6 (0.86%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.57%) DNS
8 3 (0.43%) SSL
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (0.29%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (0.29%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.29%) LAN
9 2 (0.29%) MPLS
9 2 (0.29%) NetScaler
9 2 (0.29%) WAN
9 2 (0.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (14.31%) SQL Server
2 91 (13.02%) PostgreSQL
3 87 (12.45%) MongoDB
4 62 (8.87%) MySQL
5 60 (8.58%) Relational Database
6 55 (7.87%) Big Data
7 47 (6.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 34 (4.86%) Data Warehouse
9 30 (4.29%) NoSQL
10 13 (1.86%) Apache Accumulo
11 11 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 10 (1.43%) Amazon RDS
13 8 (1.14%) Hadoop
14 5 (0.72%) Data Lake
14 5 (0.72%) Power BI
14 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 2 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
16 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 176 (25.18%) Git (software)
2 142 (20.31%) Jenkins
2 142 (20.31%) JIRA
3 40 (5.72%) Subversion
4 39 (5.58%) Maven
5 36 (5.15%) JUnit
6 33 (4.72%) Selenium
7 26 (3.72%) Cucumber
8 23 (3.29%) IntelliJ
9 19 (2.72%) Mockito
10 16 (2.29%) Flyway
10 16 (2.29%) IDA Disassembler
10 16 (2.29%) Visual Studio
11 15 (2.15%) GitLab
12 13 (1.86%) Gradle
13 10 (1.43%) Bitbucket
13 10 (1.43%) Bitbucket Server
14 9 (1.29%) Ant
15 8 (1.14%) Hudson
15 8 (1.14%) JMeter
General
1 100 (14.31%) Finance
2 97 (13.88%) Marketing
3 95 (13.59%) Public Sector
4 56 (8.01%) Telecoms
5 53 (7.58%) Manufacturing
6 51 (7.30%) Electronics
7 38 (5.44%) Legal
8 18 (2.58%) Publishing
9 13 (1.86%) Local Government
10 11 (1.57%) Aerospace
11 7 (1.00%) Law
12 2 (0.29%) Automotive
12 2 (0.29%) Back Office
12 2 (0.29%) Games
12 2 (0.29%) Retail
13 1 (0.14%) Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 349 (49.93%) Developer
2 130 (18.60%) Java Developer
3 83 (11.87%) Senior Developer
4 65 (9.30%) JavaScript Developer
5 60 (8.58%) Software Engineer
6 53 (7.58%) .NET Developer
7 42 (6.01%) Angular Developer
8 41 (5.87%) Lead Developer
9 37 (5.29%) Full Stack Developer
10 32 (4.58%) Software Developer
11 31 (4.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 31 (4.43%) React Developer
12 30 (4.29%) Senior Java Developer
13 28 (4.01%) Architect
14 26 (3.72%) DevOps Engineer
15 25 (3.58%) Scrum Master
16 23 (3.29%) Analyst
17 22 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
18 21 (3.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
18 21 (3.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (20.74%) AngularJS
2 130 (18.60%) CSS
3 125 (17.88%) HTML
4 113 (16.17%) .NET
5 111 (15.88%) Spring
6 102 (14.59%) React
7 92 (13.16%) Spring Boot
7 92 (13.16%) Web Services
8 86 (12.30%) Node.js
9 67 (9.59%) .NET Core
10 65 (9.30%) ASP.NET
11 60 (8.58%) Kafka
11 60 (8.58%) REST
11 60 (8.58%) Vue.js
12 49 (7.01%) Hibernate
13 46 (6.58%) Redux
14 45 (6.44%) RESTful
15 42 (6.01%) .NET Framework
16 34 (4.86%) ASP.NET MVC
17 29 (4.15%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.87%) User Experience
2 34 (4.86%) Cyberattack
3 29 (4.15%) Public Cloud
4 28 (4.01%) N-Tier
5 23 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.00%) Hybrid Cloud
7 17 (2.43%) Mobile App
8 16 (2.29%) Embedded Systems
8 16 (2.29%) Wiki
9 13 (1.86%) Algorithms
10 11 (1.57%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.43%) Management Information System
12 9 (1.29%) Cloud Native
12 9 (1.29%) Internet of Things
12 9 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
13 6 (0.86%) NHS
13 6 (0.86%) PKI
13 6 (0.86%) Renewable Energy
14 5 (0.72%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 126 (18.03%) Linux
2 62 (8.87%) Windows
3 52 (7.44%) CentOS
4 33 (4.72%) Windows Server
5 32 (4.58%) Ubuntu
6 30 (4.29%) Apple iOS
6 30 (4.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 28 (4.01%) Android
8 22 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.43%) Unix
10 3 (0.43%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.29%) Debian
11 2 (0.29%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 650 (92.99%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (43.49%) DevOps
3 159 (22.75%) Microservices
4 141 (20.17%) Software Engineering
5 124 (17.74%) TDD
6 110 (15.74%) Mentoring
7 105 (15.02%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 103 (14.74%) Kanban
8 103 (14.74%) MVC
9 95 (13.59%) Cyber Intelligence
10 89 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
11 83 (11.87%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 82 (11.73%) Business Intelligence
12 82 (11.73%) Data Science
13 81 (11.59%) Machine Learning
14 80 (11.44%) DevSecOps
15 79 (11.30%) Analytics
16 71 (10.16%) Test Automation
17 64 (9.16%) SDLC
18 61 (8.73%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 263 (37.63%) JavaScript
2 246 (35.19%) Java
3 173 (24.75%) SQL
4 162 (23.18%) C#
5 151 (21.60%) TypeScript
6 138 (19.74%) Python
7 65 (9.30%) C
8 61 (8.73%) C++
9 54 (7.73%) Bash Shell
10 41 (5.87%) PowerShell
11 32 (4.58%) PHP
12 28 (4.01%) Java 8
13 23 (3.29%) T-SQL
14 19 (2.72%) Go
15 10 (1.43%) ES6
15 10 (1.43%) R
16 9 (1.29%) Perl
17 6 (0.86%) Kotlin
18 5 (0.72%) Apple Swift
19 4 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 121 (17.31%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.87%) SC Cleared
3 51 (7.30%) Degree
4 37 (5.29%) DV Cleared
5 13 (1.86%) PhD
6 12 (1.72%) GIAC
7 10 (1.43%) AWS Certification
7 10 (1.43%) RHCE
8 5 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.57%) ISEB
9 4 (0.57%) ISTQB
9 4 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.43%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.43%) MCPD
11 2 (0.29%) CEH
11 2 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.29%) CISSP
11 2 (0.29%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (0.29%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.29%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.43%) QA
2 5 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 229 (32.76%) Docker
2 67 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
4 16 (2.29%) VirtualBox
5 11 (1.57%) Active Directory
6 8 (1.14%) NDS
7 7 (1.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 7 (1.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 5 (0.72%) vSphere
9 2 (0.29%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.29%) Ceph
9 2 (0.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 98 (14.02%) Kubernetes
2 83 (11.87%) Ansible
3 51 (7.30%) Puppet
4 38 (5.44%) Terraform
5 11 (1.57%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.72%) NetIQ Identity Manager
7 4 (0.57%) Grafana
7 4 (0.57%) Nagios
7 4 (0.57%) Packer
7 4 (0.57%) Prometheus
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 3 (0.43%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
9 2 (0.29%) Kibana
9 2 (0.29%) Oozie
9 2 (0.29%) Proxmox
9 2 (0.29%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.29%) vRealize
Vendors
1 85 (12.16%) Microsoft
2 75 (10.73%) VMware
3 69 (9.87%) Oracle
4 51 (7.30%) SAP
5 42 (6.01%) Google
6 35 (5.01%) Red Hat
7 23 (3.29%) Splunk
8 21 (3.00%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.29%) ForgeRock
9 9 (1.29%) NetIQ
10 8 (1.14%) Cadence
11 6 (0.86%) Apple
11 6 (0.86%) Okta
12 5 (0.72%) CyberArk
12 5 (0.72%) JD Edwards
12 5 (0.72%) Teradata
13 4 (0.57%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.43%) Cisco
14 3 (0.43%) IBM
14 3 (0.43%) Novell