The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 32 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 147 72 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.33% 3.40% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 4.17% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 134 72 37
Average salary £46,250 £40,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -48.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £65,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Scrum
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1873 1727 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.63% 81.50% 70.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1559 1016
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 223 (97.81%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (45.18%) HTML
3 94 (41.23%) .NET
4 83 (36.40%) MVC
5 78 (34.21%) CSS
6 73 (32.02%) Java
6 73 (32.02%) C#
7 69 (30.26%) JavaScript
7 69 (30.26%) TDD
8 62 (27.19%) jQuery
9 57 (25.00%) Windows
10 54 (23.68%) HTML5
11 50 (21.93%) SC Cleared
11 50 (21.93%) Security Cleared
12 47 (20.61%) Ajax
13 45 (19.74%) Git (software)
14 43 (18.86%) SQL
15 41 (17.98%) E-Commerce
15 41 (17.98%) JSON
15 41 (17.98%) JIRA
16 40 (17.54%) SQL Server
16 40 (17.54%) Objective-C
16 40 (17.54%) Apple iOS
16 40 (17.54%) iOS Development
17 38 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
18 37 (16.23%) Android
18 37 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
18 37 (16.23%) Mobile App
18 37 (16.23%) Waterfall
19 36 (15.79%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (4.82%) Tomcat
2 6 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.19%) CMS
3 5 (2.19%) WordPress
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.75%) FileNet
5 3 (1.32%) nginx
6 2 (0.88%) Confluence
6 2 (0.88%) Alfresco
6 2 (0.88%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.88%) Documentum
6 2 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (2.19%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.75%) Office 365
3 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.89%) HTTP
2 17 (7.46%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.46%) SSL
2 17 (7.46%) LDAP
2 17 (7.46%) Firewall
3 2 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (7.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (6.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.82%) MySQL
6 6 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 45 (19.74%) Git (software)
2 41 (17.98%) JIRA
3 37 (16.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (13.60%) Visual Studio
5 21 (9.21%) Jenkins
6 20 (8.77%) Ant
6 20 (8.77%) Xcode
6 20 (8.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 15 (6.58%) ReSharper
8 11 (4.82%) Eclipse
9 7 (3.07%) Subversion
10 6 (2.63%) NUnit
10 6 (2.63%) Selenium
11 5 (2.19%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.75%) Hudson
12 4 (1.75%) QUnit
12 4 (1.75%) MSBuild
13 3 (1.32%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.32%) T4 Templates
14 2 (0.88%) SoapUI
General
1 36 (15.79%) Finance
2 21 (9.21%) Retail
3 18 (7.89%) Games
3 18 (7.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.63%) Marketing
4 6 (2.63%) Advertising
5 5 (2.19%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (59.65%) Developer
2 45 (19.74%) .NET Developer
3 31 (13.60%) Senior Developer
4 29 (12.72%) C# Developer
5 26 (11.40%) Development Manager
6 25 (10.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 25 (10.96%) Software Manager
7 24 (10.53%) Analyst
7 24 (10.53%) Software Development Manager
8 23 (10.09%) Web Developer
9 22 (9.65%) Business Analyst
10 21 (9.21%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 21 (9.21%) Mobile Developer
11 20 (8.77%) Applications Developer
11 20 (8.77%) iOS Developer
12 16 (7.02%) Architect
13 15 (6.58%) Team Leader
13 15 (6.58%) C# Web Developer
13 15 (6.58%) .NET Web Developer
14 14 (6.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (45.18%) HTML
2 94 (41.23%) .NET
3 78 (34.21%) CSS
4 62 (27.19%) jQuery
5 54 (23.68%) HTML5
6 47 (20.61%) Ajax
7 41 (17.98%) JSON
8 36 (15.79%) Web Services
9 34 (14.91%) ASP.NET
10 26 (11.40%) Silverlight
10 26 (11.40%) AngularJS
11 25 (10.96%) KnockoutJS
11 25 (10.96%) XML
12 23 (10.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 23 (10.09%) .NET Framework
12 23 (10.09%) WCF
13 20 (8.77%) PhoneGap
14 19 (8.33%) CSS3
15 17 (7.46%) LINQ
15 17 (7.46%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.23%) Mobile App
2 29 (12.72%) User Experience
3 24 (10.53%) Open Source
4 22 (9.65%) N-Tier
5 20 (8.77%) Blackberry
6 15 (6.58%) Social Media
7 14 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (3.51%) iPad
8 8 (3.51%) iPhone
9 7 (3.07%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (2.63%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.63%) Blog
10 6 (2.63%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (2.63%) Telematics
11 5 (2.19%) Animation
12 2 (0.88%) NHS
13 1 (0.44%) FMCG
13 1 (0.44%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 57 (25.00%) Windows
2 40 (17.54%) Apple iOS
3 37 (16.23%) Android
4 29 (12.72%) Linux
5 26 (11.40%) Windows 8
6 9 (3.95%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.88%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (97.81%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (36.40%) MVC
3 69 (30.26%) TDD
4 41 (17.98%) E-Commerce
5 40 (17.54%) iOS Development
6 38 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (16.23%) Waterfall
8 32 (14.04%) BDD
9 31 (13.60%) Mentoring
9 31 (13.60%) Android Development
10 30 (13.16%) OOP
11 29 (12.72%) OO
11 29 (12.72%) Project Management
12 25 (10.96%) Capacity Planning
13 24 (10.53%) Business Development
14 22 (9.65%) SOA
14 22 (9.65%) Multithreading
14 22 (9.65%) DevOps
15 21 (9.21%) Business Analysis
16 17 (7.46%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 73 (32.02%) Java
1 73 (32.02%) C#
2 69 (30.26%) JavaScript
3 43 (18.86%) SQL
4 40 (17.54%) Objective-C
5 22 (9.65%) ActionScript
6 20 (8.77%) ActionScript 3.0
7 15 (6.58%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.70%) VB.NET
9 10 (4.39%) PHP
10 7 (3.07%) C++
11 4 (1.75%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.88%) Clojure
12 2 (0.88%) Scala
12 2 (0.88%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.88%) Groovy
12 2 (0.88%) VB
13 1 (0.44%) XAML
13 1 (0.44%) C
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (21.93%) SC Cleared
1 50 (21.93%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.46%) Degree
3 13 (5.70%) ISEB
4 11 (4.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.63%) MCP
5 6 (2.63%) MCSD
6 2 (0.88%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.95%) QA
2 3 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.44%) IAG
Systems Management
1 17 (7.46%) Puppet
1 17 (7.46%) Vagrant
1 17 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (12.28%) Microsoft
2 24 (10.53%) Facebook
3 21 (9.21%) Twitter
4 20 (8.77%) Sencha
4 20 (8.77%) Appcelerator
5 17 (7.46%) VMware
6 10 (4.39%) Apple
7 9 (3.95%) Zend
8 8 (3.51%) Google
9 5 (2.19%) Oracle
10 4 (1.75%) IBM
11 3 (1.32%) HP
12 2 (0.88%) Red Gate
12 2 (0.88%) DevExpress
12 2 (0.88%) JBoss
12 2 (0.88%) EMC
12 2 (0.88%) Adobe
12 2 (0.88%) Stellent
12 2 (0.88%) Open Text
13 1 (0.44%) ATG
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