Period
to 27 May 2019

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 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > South West
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 26 22 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 -3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 855 1,104 1,210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.74% 10.31% 11.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.53% 11.19% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 676 924 1,137
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £30,070
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +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 8,968 9,862 9,503
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 91.65% 92.12% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 8,083 7,826
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 27 May 2019.

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 May 2019. 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 -5 347 £47,500 -5.00% 8
Wiltshire +3 162 £47,500 -5.00% 9
Gloucestershire -6 136 £46,000 +2.22% 7
Dorset -11 96 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Somerset -16 65 £42,500 -5.56% 3
Devon -20 42 £31,000 -24.39% 6
Cornwall +30 3 £31,500 -42.73%
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2019, 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.

1 754 (88.19%) Agile Software Development
2 306 (35.79%) JavaScript
3 274 (32.05%) C#
4 242 (28.30%) .NET
5 228 (26.67%) Java
6 212 (24.80%) Git (software)
7 208 (24.33%) SQL
8 176 (20.58%) TDD
9 168 (19.65%) SQL Server
10 167 (19.53%) Finance
10 167 (19.53%) Degree
11 161 (18.83%) CSS
12 156 (18.25%) Security Cleared
13 154 (18.01%) JIRA
13 154 (18.01%) MVC
14 146 (17.08%) Kanban
15 142 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
15 142 (16.61%) HTML
16 138 (16.14%) Test Automation
17 130 (15.20%) Linux
18 123 (14.39%) ASP.NET
18 123 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
19 122 (14.27%) AngularJS
20 119 (13.92%) Software Engineering
21 118 (13.80%) DevOps
22 116 (13.57%) React
23 114 (13.33%) Web Development
24 109 (12.75%) C
25 108 (12.63%) Python
26 107 (12.51%) Problem-Solving

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 58 (6.78%) Confluence
2 44 (5.15%) SharePoint
3 21 (2.46%) Apache
4 19 (2.22%) Apache Solr
5 16 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (1.75%) CMS
7 13 (1.52%) Apache Spark
7 13 (1.52%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.29%) IIS
9 6 (0.70%) OpenStack
10 5 (0.58%) JBoss
10 5 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (0.58%) SAS
10 5 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.47%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.35%) Apache Pig
12 3 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.35%) Drupal
12 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (1.75%) Sketch
2 14 (1.64%) InVision
3 8 (0.94%) Flinto
3 8 (0.94%) Marvel
3 8 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 8 (0.94%) Pixate
4 7 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Project
6 4 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.47%) GIMP
7 3 (0.35%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.12%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 14 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.47%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.12%) BASE24
5 1 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.12%) Fredhopper
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.12%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 123 (14.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 89 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (2.92%) Office 365
4 22 (2.57%) Azure Stack
4 22 (2.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 22 (2.57%) OneDrive
5 19 (2.22%) SaaS
6 12 (1.40%) Serverless
7 10 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
7 10 (1.17%) Trello
8 9 (1.05%) NuGet
9 7 (0.82%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.82%) Power Platform
10 6 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
10 6 (0.70%) Dynamics 365
10 6 (0.70%) OpenShift
11 5 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
11 5 (0.58%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 4 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 41 (4.80%) Internet
2 31 (3.63%) TCP/IP
3 25 (2.92%) DNS
4 22 (2.57%) DHCP
4 22 (2.57%) NetScaler
4 22 (2.57%) Skype
5 18 (2.11%) Extranet
6 13 (1.52%) Firewall
7 8 (0.94%) 3G
7 8 (0.94%) 4G
8 7 (0.82%) HTTP
8 7 (0.82%) VSAN
9 5 (0.58%) Bluetooth
9 5 (0.58%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.58%) NFC
9 5 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.47%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.47%) SSH
11 2 (0.23%) VLAN
11 2 (0.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (19.65%) SQL Server
2 74 (8.65%) MySQL
3 61 (7.13%) Big Data
4 55 (6.43%) NoSQL
5 42 (4.91%) MongoDB
6 37 (4.33%) Relational Database
7 35 (4.09%) Hadoop
8 29 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.22%) RDBMS
9 19 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 18 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.87%) GIS
11 16 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (1.75%) Data Lake
13 13 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
14 11 (1.29%) Apache Hive
14 11 (1.29%) Geospatial Data
15 10 (1.17%) Amazon Redshift
15 10 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.05%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 212 (24.80%) Git (software)
2 154 (18.01%) JIRA
3 90 (10.53%) Jenkins
4 65 (7.60%) Selenium
5 56 (6.55%) Bitbucket
6 54 (6.32%) Cucumber
7 51 (5.96%) Subversion
8 45 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 44 (5.15%) Maven
10 42 (4.91%) Visual Studio
11 40 (4.68%) JUnit
12 31 (3.63%) Bitbucket Server
12 31 (3.63%) Visual Studio Team System
13 30 (3.51%) git-flow
14 27 (3.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 25 (2.92%) PHPUnit
16 22 (2.57%) TestRail
16 22 (2.57%) Zephyr
17 20 (2.34%) SpecFlow
18 19 (2.22%) JMeter
General
1 167 (19.53%) Finance
2 103 (12.05%) Marketing
3 77 (9.01%) Electronics
4 74 (8.65%) Manufacturing
5 72 (8.42%) Telecoms
6 34 (3.98%) Retail
7 20 (2.34%) Local Government
8 4 (0.47%) Back Office
8 4 (0.47%) Banking
9 3 (0.35%) Law
10 2 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.12%) Games
11 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.12%) Legal
11 1 (0.12%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.12%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 378 (44.21%) Developer
2 136 (15.91%) Analyst
3 106 (12.40%) .NET Developer
4 100 (11.70%) Software Developer
5 88 (10.29%) C# Developer
6 69 (8.07%) Business Analyst
6 69 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 67 (7.84%) Java Developer
8 64 (7.49%) Software Engineer
9 42 (4.91%) Senior Developer
10 35 (4.09%) Scrum Master
11 32 (3.74%) Test Engineer
12 31 (3.63%) Test Analyst
13 30 (3.51%) .NET Software Developer
13 30 (3.51%) Architect
13 30 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 30 (3.51%) Java Engineer
13 30 (3.51%) Junior
13 30 (3.51%) Lead Developer
14 29 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (28.30%) .NET
2 161 (18.83%) CSS
3 142 (16.61%) HTML
4 123 (14.39%) ASP.NET
5 122 (14.27%) AngularJS
6 116 (13.57%) React
7 103 (12.05%) jQuery
8 87 (10.18%) Web Services
9 85 (9.94%) Spring
10 83 (9.71%) HTML5
11 70 (8.19%) REST
12 69 (8.07%) .NET Core
13 61 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC
14 53 (6.20%) WCF
15 50 (5.85%) XML
16 48 (5.61%) Hibernate
17 44 (5.15%) Node.js
18 42 (4.91%) .NET Framework
19 39 (4.56%) ASP.NET Web API
19 39 (4.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 73 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (5.50%) User Experience
3 40 (4.68%) Greenfield Project
4 32 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 31 (3.63%) Self-Motivation
6 29 (3.39%) Mobile App
7 25 (2.92%) Internet of Things
8 23 (2.69%) Fintech
9 21 (2.46%) Wiki
10 19 (2.22%) EPoS
11 13 (1.52%) e-Learning
12 12 (1.40%) RIA
13 11 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
14 10 (1.17%) Mobile Computing
15 9 (1.05%) Analytical Mindset
15 9 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
15 9 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (0.94%) Blog
16 8 (0.94%) CESG
16 8 (0.94%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 130 (15.20%) Linux
2 54 (6.32%) Android
3 51 (5.96%) Windows
4 50 (5.85%) Unix
5 43 (5.03%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.81%) CentOS
7 22 (2.57%) Mac OS
8 21 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (1.17%) Windows Server
10 4 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.47%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.12%) AIX
11 1 (0.12%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.12%) ThreadX
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 754 (88.19%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (20.58%) TDD
3 154 (18.01%) MVC
4 146 (17.08%) Kanban
5 142 (16.61%) Continuous Integration
6 138 (16.14%) Test Automation
7 119 (13.92%) Software Engineering
8 118 (13.80%) DevOps
9 114 (13.33%) Web Development
10 107 (12.51%) BDD
10 107 (12.51%) Problem-Solving
11 88 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
12 86 (10.06%) SDLC
13 80 (9.36%) Project Management
14 79 (9.24%) User Stories
15 74 (8.65%) Digital Marketing
16 73 (8.54%) Programme Management
17 71 (8.30%) Acceptance Criteria
18 67 (7.84%) Business Analysis
19 66 (7.72%) OO
Programming Languages
1 306 (35.79%) JavaScript
2 274 (32.05%) C#
3 228 (26.67%) Java
4 208 (24.33%) SQL
5 109 (12.75%) C
6 108 (12.63%) Python
7 86 (10.06%) C++
8 81 (9.47%) PHP
9 64 (7.49%) TypeScript
10 37 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 21 (2.46%) Bash Shell
12 20 (2.34%) Scala
13 16 (1.87%) T-SQL
14 14 (1.64%) ES6
14 14 (1.64%) Java 8
15 12 (1.40%) Perl
16 11 (1.29%) Ruby
16 11 (1.29%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.05%) PL/SQL
17 9 (1.05%) R
Qualifications
1 167 (19.53%) Degree
2 156 (18.25%) Security Cleared
3 73 (8.54%) DV Cleared
4 59 (6.90%) SC Cleared
5 43 (5.03%) ISTQB
6 35 (4.09%) ISEB
7 28 (3.27%) CCNA
7 28 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
8 27 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
9 24 (2.81%) MCP
10 22 (2.57%) CCA
10 22 (2.57%) RHCE
11 18 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (1.87%) MCSE
12 16 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
13 13 (1.52%) BPSS Clearance
14 10 (1.17%) MCSA
15 9 (1.05%) CISSP
16 8 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 6 (0.70%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (10.99%) QA
2 22 (2.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 12 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.70%) PMO
5 3 (0.35%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.35%) P3O
6 1 (0.12%) GDPR
6 1 (0.12%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 94 (10.99%) Docker
2 32 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (3.51%) Active Directory
4 26 (3.04%) Hyper-V
5 22 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 22 (2.57%) XenApp
5 22 (2.57%) XenDesktop
6 8 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (0.70%) VirtualBox
7 6 (0.70%) vSphere
8 4 (0.47%) Firmware
9 3 (0.35%) NDS
10 1 (0.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 62 (7.25%) Kubernetes
2 29 (3.39%) SCCM
3 22 (2.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 22 (2.57%) SCOM
3 22 (2.57%) SCOrch
4 15 (1.75%) Puppet
5 11 (1.29%) Ansible
6 9 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.82%) vRealize
8 4 (0.47%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.47%) Salt
9 3 (0.35%) CA Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (0.35%) Tivoli
10 2 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
11 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
11 1 (0.12%) Grafana
11 1 (0.12%) Prometheus
11 1 (0.12%) Terraform
11 1 (0.12%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 93 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 92 (10.76%) Oracle
3 76 (8.89%) SAP
4 35 (4.09%) Atlassian
5 32 (3.74%) VMware
6 29 (3.39%) Cisco
7 23 (2.69%) Splunk
8 22 (2.57%) Red Hat
9 21 (2.46%) Google
10 19 (2.22%) Citrix
11 18 (2.11%) Teradata
12 13 (1.52%) Tableau
13 11 (1.29%) IBM
14 10 (1.17%) Adobe
15 9 (1.05%) Informatica
16 7 (0.82%) Talend
17 5 (0.58%) hybris
17 5 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
17 5 (0.58%) Sitecore
18 4 (0.47%) CA