Period
to

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 8 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 32 21 19
Rank change year-on-year -11 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 762 909 526
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 8.50% 11.83% 12.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.97% 12.68% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 452 579 451
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £39,383
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £52,500 £52,470
Median % change year-on-year +14.29% +0.06% +16.60%
75th Percentile £74,063 £63,750 £65,000
90th Percentile £84,875 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

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 8,496 7,168 4,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 94.73% 93.32% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5,110 4,724 3,230
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £28,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £66,250 £61,250 £57,742
90th Percentile £81,250 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

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 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Bristol -5 361 £60,000 +20.00% 37
Wiltshire -10 104 £62,500 +1.63% 23
Dorset +18 98 £60,000 +29.73% 14
Gloucestershire -42 98 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Devon -7 43 £55,000 +57.14% 7
Somerset -24 34 £60,000 +14.29% 8
Cornwall -22 13 - - 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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.

1 680 (89.24%) Agile
2 294 (38.58%) C#
3 289 (37.93%) DevOps
4 284 (37.27%) JavaScript
5 273 (35.83%) .NET
6 263 (34.51%) CI/CD
7 260 (34.12%) Software Engineering
8 248 (32.55%) Azure
9 189 (24.80%) Finance
10 175 (22.97%) Git (software)
11 173 (22.70%) SQL
12 170 (22.31%) Microsoft
13 166 (21.78%) Python
13 166 (21.78%) TDD
14 165 (21.65%) Java
15 163 (21.39%) TypeScript
16 160 (21.00%) Kanban
17 154 (20.21%) React
18 149 (19.55%) Linux
19 147 (19.29%) AWS
20 146 (19.16%) .NET Framework
21 145 (19.03%) SQL Server
22 139 (18.24%) Azure DevOps
23 125 (16.40%) SDLC
23 125 (16.40%) Mentoring
24 122 (16.01%) CSS
25 115 (15.09%) HTML
25 115 (15.09%) AngularJS
26 111 (14.57%) .NET Core
27 110 (14.44%) Social Skills

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 41 (5.38%) Confluence
2 18 (2.36%) Cloud Foundry
3 17 (2.23%) nginx
3 17 (2.23%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.57%) Apache
5 11 (1.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (0.66%) CMS
6 5 (0.66%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.52%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.39%) Moodle
9 2 (0.26%) NServiceBus
9 2 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.26%) Skype for Business
9 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.26%) WordPress
10 1 (0.13%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (2.62%) Microsoft Project
1 20 (2.62%) MS Visio
2 6 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.26%) Simulink
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.13%) InVision
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.13%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 12 (1.57%) Maximo
2 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.79%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 248 (32.55%) Azure
2 147 (19.29%) AWS
3 139 (18.24%) Azure DevOps
4 108 (14.17%) GCP
5 42 (5.51%) SaaS
6 38 (4.99%) Cloud Computing
6 38 (4.99%) Serverless
7 34 (4.46%) AWS Lambda
8 32 (4.20%) PaaS
9 28 (3.67%) GitHub
10 27 (3.54%) Amazon S3
11 26 (3.41%) Amazon EKS
11 26 (3.41%) AWS CloudFormation
12 25 (3.28%) Amazon EC2
12 25 (3.28%) Amazon SQS
13 21 (2.76%) IaaS
14 20 (2.62%) CloudFront
14 20 (2.62%) Heroku
15 19 (2.49%) Power Platform
16 18 (2.36%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.10%) IPv4
2 14 (1.84%) Network Security
2 14 (1.84%) VPN
3 12 (1.57%) Firewall
4 9 (1.18%) OSPF
4 9 (1.18%) VLAN
5 6 (0.79%) VoIP
6 5 (0.66%) HTTP
6 5 (0.66%) Internet
6 5 (0.66%) IPv6
6 5 (0.66%) Tactical Data Link
7 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.26%) Skype
7 2 (0.26%) WebEx
8 1 (0.13%) AMQP
8 1 (0.13%) DHCP
8 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.13%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.64%) MySQL
2 43 (5.64%) Relational Database
3 29 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (2.76%) MongoDB
5 20 (2.62%) Amazon RDS
5 20 (2.62%) NoSQL
6 19 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.23%) Power BI
8 16 (2.10%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
9 7 (0.92%) Redis
10 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.66%) DocumentDB
12 4 (0.52%) Big Data
12 4 (0.52%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.52%) Power Query
13 3 (0.39%) GIS
13 3 (0.39%) MariaDB
13 3 (0.39%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 175 (22.97%) Git (software)
2 81 (10.63%) JIRA
3 69 (9.06%) Jenkins
4 39 (5.12%) NUnit
5 36 (4.72%) Octopus Deploy
6 29 (3.81%) MSTest
7 26 (3.41%) Bitbucket
8 25 (3.28%) TeamCity
9 24 (3.15%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (2.76%) Artifactory
11 19 (2.49%) GitLab
12 15 (1.97%) Cucumber
12 15 (1.97%) Visual Studio
13 14 (1.84%) Selenium
14 10 (1.31%) Cypress.io
15 9 (1.18%) SonarQube
16 7 (0.92%) JUnit
17 5 (0.66%) Jasmine
17 5 (0.66%) SoapUI
17 5 (0.66%) Subversion
General
1 189 (24.80%) Finance
2 110 (14.44%) Social Skills
3 76 (9.97%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 59 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
5 53 (6.96%) Banking
6 39 (5.12%) Presentation Skills
6 39 (5.12%) Retail
7 35 (4.59%) Legal
8 34 (4.46%) Automotive
9 31 (4.07%) Manufacturing
9 31 (4.07%) Marketing
10 24 (3.15%) Law
10 24 (3.15%) Public Sector
11 22 (2.89%) Social Housing
12 19 (2.49%) Telecoms
13 11 (1.44%) Tech for Good
14 10 (1.31%) Military
14 10 (1.31%) Spanish Language
15 6 (0.79%) Games
16 5 (0.66%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (34.78%) Developer
2 186 (24.41%) Software Engineer
3 108 (14.17%) Software Developer
4 63 (8.27%) .NET Developer
5 61 (8.01%) Scrum Master
6 56 (7.35%) Senior Developer
7 45 (5.91%) Senior Software Engineer
8 43 (5.64%) DevOps Engineer
9 41 (5.38%) C# Developer
10 38 (4.99%) C# Software Engineer
11 34 (4.46%) Lead Developer
12 33 (4.33%) Project Manager
13 32 (4.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 30 (3.94%) Java Developer
15 28 (3.67%) Senior Software Developer
16 26 (3.41%) .NET Software Developer
17 25 (3.28%) Full Stack Developer
18 23 (3.02%) Cloud Engineer
18 23 (3.02%) Senior DevOps
18 23 (3.02%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (35.83%) .NET
2 154 (20.21%) React
3 146 (19.16%) .NET Framework
4 122 (16.01%) CSS
5 115 (15.09%) AngularJS
5 115 (15.09%) HTML
6 111 (14.57%) .NET Core
7 99 (12.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 91 (11.94%) ASP.NET
9 63 (8.27%) Entity Framework
9 63 (8.27%) Web Services
10 54 (7.09%) REST
11 48 (6.30%) Dapper ORM
12 45 (5.91%) Vue.js
13 37 (4.86%) Node.js
14 36 (4.72%) Kafka
15 29 (3.81%) Sass
15 29 (3.81%) XML
16 28 (3.67%) RESTful
17 21 (2.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.53%) Cloud Native
2 47 (6.17%) Legacy Systems
3 36 (4.72%) Self-Motivation
4 33 (4.33%) User Experience
5 30 (3.94%) Mobile App
6 27 (3.54%) Cyberattack
7 20 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.36%) Blog
9 15 (1.97%) Mobile Payment
10 13 (1.71%) Cyber Defence
11 12 (1.57%) Sports Betting
11 12 (1.57%) Tandem
12 11 (1.44%) Virtual Team
13 9 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
13 9 (1.18%) Smartphone
14 8 (1.05%) Hedge funds
14 8 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
15 6 (0.79%) Data Protection Act
16 5 (0.66%) Mobile Banking
16 5 (0.66%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 149 (19.55%) Linux
2 107 (14.04%) Windows
3 21 (2.76%) Ubuntu
4 13 (1.71%) Android
4 13 (1.71%) Unix
5 12 (1.57%) CentOS
6 10 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 10 (1.31%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (1.05%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.13%) AIX
9 1 (0.13%) Debian
9 1 (0.13%) HPUX
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 680 (89.24%) Agile
2 289 (37.93%) DevOps
3 263 (34.51%) CI/CD
4 260 (34.12%) Software Engineering
5 166 (21.78%) TDD
6 160 (21.00%) Kanban
7 125 (16.40%) Mentoring
7 125 (16.40%) SDLC
8 109 (14.30%) Unit Testing
9 106 (13.91%) MVC
10 98 (12.86%) User Stories
11 95 (12.47%) Problem-Solving
12 91 (11.94%) Full Stack Development
12 91 (11.94%) Test Automation
13 85 (11.15%) BDD
13 85 (11.15%) Continuous Integration
14 81 (10.63%) Coaching
15 80 (10.50%) Software Delivery
16 78 (10.24%) Pair Programming
17 71 (9.32%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 294 (38.58%) C#
2 284 (37.27%) JavaScript
3 173 (22.70%) SQL
4 166 (21.78%) Python
5 165 (21.65%) Java
6 163 (21.39%) TypeScript
7 91 (11.94%) C++
8 59 (7.74%) T-SQL
9 50 (6.56%) Ruby
10 42 (5.51%) Bash
11 30 (3.94%) PHP
12 27 (3.54%) PowerShell
13 25 (3.28%) C
14 23 (3.02%) Kotlin
15 22 (2.89%) Go
16 17 (2.23%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.79%) XPath
18 5 (0.66%) ES6
19 4 (0.52%) ANSI C
20 3 (0.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 87 (11.42%) Security Cleared
2 57 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 47 (6.17%) Degree
4 24 (3.15%) DV Cleared
5 19 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 13 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (1.44%) ISEB
7 11 (1.44%) ISTQB
7 11 (1.44%) MCPD
8 10 (1.31%) AWS Certification
9 8 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (0.52%) APMP
10 4 (0.52%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.26%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.26%) MCSA
11 2 (0.26%) MCSE
11 2 (0.26%) PMP
11 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.26%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (7.48%) QA
2 8 (1.05%) Accessibility
2 8 (1.05%) GDPR
3 5 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.52%) SLA
5 3 (0.39%) ISO 13485
5 3 (0.39%) PMO
6 2 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) GxP
7 1 (0.13%) RMADS
7 1 (0.13%) WCAG
System Software
1 96 (12.60%) Docker
2 14 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 14 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Ceph
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
5 1 (0.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 99 (12.99%) Kubernetes
2 72 (9.45%) Terraform
3 48 (6.30%) Ansible
4 27 (3.54%) Puppet
5 14 (1.84%) HAProxy
5 14 (1.84%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (1.84%) Kibana
5 14 (1.84%) logstash
5 14 (1.84%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 14 (1.84%) Prometheus
6 5 (0.66%) Packer
7 2 (0.26%) Consul
7 2 (0.26%) Nagios
7 2 (0.26%) Sysdig
8 1 (0.13%) MIIS
8 1 (0.13%) Proxmox
8 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
8 1 (0.13%) vRealize
8 1 (0.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 170 (22.31%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.48%) Google
3 15 (1.97%) VMware
4 14 (1.84%) Hortonworks
5 13 (1.71%) Oracle
6 7 (0.92%) Zend
7 6 (0.79%) Atlassian
8 5 (0.66%) Cadence
8 5 (0.66%) IBM
9 4 (0.52%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.52%) Sony
10 3 (0.39%) Cisco
10 3 (0.39%) ESRI
10 3 (0.39%) SAP
10 3 (0.39%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.39%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.26%) Palo Alto
11 2 (0.26%) Remedy
11 2 (0.26%) WSO2