Period
to 27 November 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 27 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
27 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 523 985 1,001
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 13.34% 10.16% 9.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.65% 11.17% 10.62%
Number of salaries quoted 550 854 902
Median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,825
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 3,569 8,816 9,426
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.05% 90.91% 92.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3,019 7,047 7,556
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Wiltshire +6 163 £56,612 +7.83% 13
Bristol +3 156 £50,000 - 36
Gloucestershire +1 68 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Somerset +2 63 £49,000 +3.16% 4
Dorset +13 31 £37,500 -25.00% 10
Devon -8 7 £32,013 -19.97% 6
Cornwall +9 2 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 496 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (41.30%) JavaScript
3 199 (38.05%) DevOps
4 190 (36.33%) Java
5 169 (32.31%) AWS
6 157 (30.02%) Azure
7 140 (26.77%) TypeScript
8 136 (26.00%) Git (software)
9 133 (25.43%) CSS
9 133 (25.43%) TDD
10 132 (25.24%) SQL
11 129 (24.67%) Docker
12 128 (24.47%) HTML
13 121 (23.14%) Security Cleared
14 118 (22.56%) C#
15 112 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
16 110 (21.03%) .NET
17 107 (20.46%) SQL Server
18 106 (20.27%) Microservices
19 105 (20.08%) MVC
20 100 (19.12%) Jenkins
21 99 (18.93%) Spring
22 92 (17.59%) AngularJS
22 92 (17.59%) Mentoring
23 91 (17.40%) BDD
24 89 (17.02%) Kanban
25 82 (15.68%) React
26 80 (15.30%) Finance
27 79 (15.11%) RESTful
28 75 (14.34%) Test Automation

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 40 (7.65%) Confluence
2 32 (6.12%) Tomcat
3 24 (4.59%) Elasticsearch
4 19 (3.63%) NServiceBus
5 18 (3.44%) Apache
6 15 (2.87%) Oracle Workflow
7 12 (2.29%) JBoss
8 8 (1.53%) Mule
8 8 (1.53%) Mule ESB
8 8 (1.53%) Red Hat Fuse
9 7 (1.34%) WordPress
10 3 (0.57%) CMS
10 3 (0.57%) WildFly
11 2 (0.38%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.38%) IIS
11 2 (0.38%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.38%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.19%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (0.38%) Adobe XD
1 2 (0.38%) InVision
1 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
1 2 (0.38%) Sketch
1 2 (0.38%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 12 (2.29%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.38%) Maximo
3 2 (0.38%) Odoo
4 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 169 (32.31%) AWS
2 157 (30.02%) Azure
3 47 (8.99%) SaaS
4 41 (7.84%) GCP
5 31 (5.93%) Amazon EC2
6 14 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (2.49%) Amazon SageMaker
7 13 (2.49%) IaaS
7 13 (2.49%) PaaS
8 11 (2.10%) GitHub
9 10 (1.91%) AWS CloudFormation
10 8 (1.53%) Power Platform
11 7 (1.34%) Office 365
11 7 (1.34%) OpenShift
12 5 (0.96%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.96%) Route 53
12 5 (0.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 4 (0.76%) AWS Fargate
13 4 (0.76%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (0.57%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.21%) Internet
2 3 (0.57%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.57%) VPN
3 2 (0.38%) Kerberos
3 2 (0.38%) Wireless
4 1 (0.19%) HTTP
4 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 69 (13.19%) MySQL
3 67 (12.81%) PostgreSQL
4 62 (11.85%) MongoDB
5 58 (11.09%) Relational Database
6 33 (6.31%) Big Data
7 28 (5.35%) NoSQL
8 23 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
9 22 (4.21%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 14 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 11 (2.10%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.53%) Data Lake
12 8 (1.53%) Power BI
13 6 (1.15%) Amazon RDS
13 6 (1.15%) QlikView
14 5 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
15 4 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
15 4 (0.76%) CouchDB
16 3 (0.57%) Neo4j
16 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 136 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 100 (19.12%) Jenkins
3 58 (11.09%) JIRA
4 46 (8.80%) Maven
5 44 (8.41%) Selenium
6 40 (7.65%) JUnit
7 32 (6.12%) Cucumber
8 31 (5.93%) Mockito
9 20 (3.82%) GitLab
10 19 (3.63%) IntelliJ
10 19 (3.63%) SonarQube
11 15 (2.87%) DbUnit
11 15 (2.87%) jMock
12 13 (2.49%) Subversion
13 12 (2.29%) Bitbucket Server
14 11 (2.10%) Flyway
15 10 (1.91%) Ant
15 10 (1.91%) Gradle
16 8 (1.53%) Visual Studio
17 7 (1.34%) Bitbucket
General
1 80 (15.30%) Finance
2 61 (11.66%) Public Sector
3 58 (11.09%) Marketing
4 35 (6.69%) Manufacturing
4 35 (6.69%) Telecoms
5 34 (6.50%) Electronics
6 24 (4.59%) Local Government
7 19 (3.63%) Publishing
8 8 (1.53%) Legal
9 6 (1.15%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.76%) Law
11 2 (0.38%) Back Office
11 2 (0.38%) Retail
11 2 (0.38%) Social Science
12 1 (0.19%) Automotive
12 1 (0.19%) Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 304 (58.13%) Developer
2 94 (17.97%) Java Developer
3 63 (12.05%) Senior Developer
4 52 (9.94%) .NET Developer
5 47 (8.99%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (6.31%) Architect
6 33 (6.31%) Lead Developer
7 32 (6.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 31 (5.93%) Software Engineer
9 29 (5.54%) React Developer
10 27 (5.16%) Angular Developer
11 21 (4.02%) Software Developer
12 19 (3.63%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (3.44%) Analyst
14 16 (3.06%) Scrum Master
15 15 (2.87%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 15 (2.87%) Consultant
15 15 (2.87%) DevOps Engineer
15 15 (2.87%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (25.43%) CSS
2 128 (24.47%) HTML
3 110 (21.03%) .NET
4 99 (18.93%) Spring
5 92 (17.59%) AngularJS
6 82 (15.68%) React
7 79 (15.11%) RESTful
8 75 (14.34%) Node.js
9 70 (13.38%) Spring Boot
10 68 (13.00%) ASP.NET
11 64 (12.24%) Web Services
12 60 (11.47%) .NET Core
13 59 (11.28%) REST
14 51 (9.75%) .NET Framework
15 49 (9.37%) Redux
15 49 (9.37%) Vue.js
16 42 (8.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (6.88%) HTML5
18 35 (6.69%) Hibernate
19 33 (6.31%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.12%) User Experience
2 29 (5.54%) N-Tier
3 21 (4.02%) Internet of Things
4 20 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (2.68%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (1.34%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.15%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.96%) Cloud Native
10 4 (0.76%) Reinsurance
10 4 (0.76%) Renewable Energy
10 4 (0.76%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.57%) PKI
11 3 (0.57%) Public Cloud
11 3 (0.57%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (0.57%) Wiki
12 2 (0.38%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (0.38%) Robotics
12 2 (0.38%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 57 (10.90%) Linux
2 20 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (3.63%) Windows
4 18 (3.44%) CentOS
5 4 (0.76%) Android
5 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.76%) CoreOS
5 4 (0.76%) Debian
5 4 (0.76%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.19%) Unix
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2016
8 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 496 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (38.05%) DevOps
3 133 (25.43%) TDD
4 112 (21.41%) Continuous Integration
5 106 (20.27%) Microservices
6 105 (20.08%) MVC
7 92 (17.59%) Mentoring
8 91 (17.40%) BDD
9 89 (17.02%) Kanban
10 75 (14.34%) Test Automation
11 70 (13.38%) Software Engineering
12 58 (11.09%) Continuous Improvement
13 56 (10.71%) Technical Leadership
14 50 (9.56%) User Stories
15 49 (9.37%) Business Intelligence
16 46 (8.80%) Unit Testing
17 45 (8.60%) Scaled Agile Framework
18 44 (8.41%) Continuous Deployment
19 42 (8.03%) Coaching
19 42 (8.03%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 216 (41.30%) JavaScript
2 190 (36.33%) Java
3 140 (26.77%) TypeScript
4 132 (25.24%) SQL
5 118 (22.56%) C#
6 61 (11.66%) Python
7 35 (6.69%) C
8 25 (4.78%) C++
9 22 (4.21%) Java 8
9 22 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 21 (4.02%) PHP
11 13 (2.49%) Go
12 12 (2.29%) Bash Shell
13 11 (2.10%) ES6
14 5 (0.96%) Perl
14 5 (0.96%) Ruby
15 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.76%) R
16 2 (0.38%) Apex Code
16 2 (0.38%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 121 (23.14%) Security Cleared
2 53 (10.13%) Degree
3 50 (9.56%) SC Cleared
4 42 (8.03%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.76%) AWS Certification
5 4 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.38%) MCPD
6 2 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.38%) PhD
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.88%) QA
2 12 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 129 (24.67%) Docker
2 23 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.21%) Active Directory
4 18 (3.44%) NDS
5 17 (3.25%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 17 (3.25%) vSphere
6 4 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 4 (0.76%) Ceph
6 4 (0.76%) GlusterFS
6 4 (0.76%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.76%) Xen
7 2 (0.38%) LXC
7 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.19%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 56 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 32 (6.12%) Ansible
3 26 (4.97%) Terraform
4 22 (4.21%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 14 (2.68%) Tivoli
6 13 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.49%) Puppet
7 10 (1.91%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 10 (1.91%) Tivoli Identity Manager
8 4 (0.76%) MIIS
8 4 (0.76%) Proxmox
9 3 (0.57%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
9 3 (0.57%) Nagios
9 3 (0.57%) vRealize
10 2 (0.38%) Oracle Identity Management
10 2 (0.38%) vCenter Server
11 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.19%) SCCM
Vendors
1 54 (10.33%) Oracle
2 42 (8.03%) Microsoft
3 36 (6.88%) SAP
4 28 (5.35%) VMware
5 25 (4.78%) NetIQ
6 22 (4.21%) ForgeRock
6 22 (4.21%) Red Hat
7 15 (2.87%) Google
8 14 (2.68%) Okta
8 14 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (2.29%) BiZZdesign
9 12 (2.29%) Sparx
10 9 (1.72%) CyberArk
11 8 (1.53%) IBM
11 8 (1.53%) Ping Identity
11 8 (1.53%) Teradata
12 7 (1.34%) Novell
12 7 (1.34%) Splunk
13 6 (1.15%) Cadence
14 3 (0.57%) Apple