The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 9 11
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 17.20% 21.43% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.39% 23.60% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 4
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,045 £32,149
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,000 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 87 89 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 93.55% 90.82% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 64 75 29
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.53% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,079 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Taunton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Taunton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Taunton.

Salary trend for Scrum in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (51.06%) Java
3 23 (48.94%) Test Automation
4 22 (46.81%) C#
5 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
6 17 (36.17%) .NET
7 16 (34.04%) SQL
8 15 (31.91%) Unit Testing
9 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (21.28%) Hadoop
12 9 (19.15%) Line Management
12 9 (19.15%) System Testing
12 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
12 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
12 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
13 8 (17.02%) Kanban
13 8 (17.02%) Big Data
13 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
13 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project
14 7 (14.89%) SpecFlow
14 7 (14.89%) Selenium
15 6 (12.77%) MVC
15 6 (12.77%) Web Services
15 6 (12.77%) XML
15 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
15 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
15 6 (12.77%) Xamarin
15 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
15 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Hadoop
2 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
3 8 (17.02%) Big Data
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) GIS
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (14.89%) Selenium
2 7 (14.89%) SpecFlow
3 6 (12.77%) WebDriver
4 5 (10.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 9 (19.15%) Java Engineer
3 8 (17.02%) Software Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Architect
5 6 (12.77%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 5 (10.64%) Automation Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Selenium Automation Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Selenium Tester
6 5 (10.64%) Tester
7 4 (8.51%) Lead Software Engineer
7 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 9 (19.15%) ASP.NET
3 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (12.77%) Web Services
3 6 (12.77%) XML
4 4 (8.51%) .NET Framework
4 4 (8.51%) HTML
4 4 (8.51%) RESTful
5 3 (6.38%) WPF
6 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (4.26%) Entity Framework
6 2 (4.26%) JMX
6 2 (4.26%) JSON
6 2 (4.26%) JSP
6 2 (4.26%) REST
6 2 (4.26%) SOAP
6 2 (4.26%) WCF
6 2 (4.26%) WinForms
6 2 (4.26%) XSLT
7 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
1 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) Test Automation
3 18 (38.30%) Software Engineering
4 15 (31.91%) Unit Testing
5 11 (23.40%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (19.15%) Line Management
6 9 (19.15%) System Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Kanban
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 6 (12.77%) MVC
8 6 (12.77%) SDLC
9 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (10.64%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.51%) ITIL
10 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
10 4 (8.51%) Service Management
10 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.51%) TDD
10 4 (8.51%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 9 (19.15%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.26%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) RPG
7 2 (4.26%) XPath
7 2 (4.26%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (4.26%) Degree
4 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.13%) MCSD
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Xamarin
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
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