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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 59 84
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 168 68 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.07% 3.31% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.70% 4.03% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 154 68 25
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -48.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1931 1687 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.31% 82.09% 71.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1718 1537 1007
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 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.

1 237 (98.34%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (50.62%) HTML
3 104 (43.15%) .NET
4 99 (41.08%) MVC
5 97 (40.25%) CSS
6 86 (35.68%) JavaScript
7 84 (34.85%) C#
8 82 (34.02%) TDD
9 79 (32.78%) jQuery
10 68 (28.22%) Java
11 61 (25.31%) Windows
12 59 (24.48%) HTML5
13 56 (23.24%) SC Cleared
13 56 (23.24%) Security Cleared
14 55 (22.82%) Ajax
15 51 (21.16%) JSON
16 49 (20.33%) Git (software)
17 46 (19.09%) SQL Server
18 45 (18.67%) SQL
19 44 (18.26%) Web Services
19 44 (18.26%) Objective-C
19 44 (18.26%) JIRA
19 44 (18.26%) Apple iOS
19 44 (18.26%) iOS Development
20 43 (17.84%) Team Foundation Server
21 41 (17.01%) Android
22 40 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
22 40 (16.60%) ASP.NET
22 40 (16.60%) E-Commerce
23 39 (16.18%) Mobile App

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 21 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 10 (4.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.49%) FileNet
2 6 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 6 (2.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (2.07%) WordPress
3 5 (2.07%) Tomcat
3 5 (2.07%) CMS
4 4 (1.66%) Documentum
4 4 (1.66%) Alfresco
5 3 (1.24%) nginx
6 2 (0.83%) IIS
6 2 (0.83%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.83%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (4.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.41%) PowerPivot
2 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.07%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (2.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.47%) HTTP
2 17 (7.05%) Firewall
2 17 (7.05%) TCP/IP
2 17 (7.05%) SSL
2 17 (7.05%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (8.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.56%) MySQL
5 9 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.49%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.07%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 49 (20.33%) Git (software)
2 44 (18.26%) JIRA
3 43 (17.84%) Team Foundation Server
4 37 (15.35%) Visual Studio
5 23 (9.54%) Ant
5 23 (9.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 21 (8.71%) ReSharper
6 21 (8.71%) Xcode
6 21 (8.71%) Jenkins
7 9 (3.73%) Eclipse
8 5 (2.07%) QUnit
8 5 (2.07%) Subversion
8 5 (2.07%) NUnit
9 4 (1.66%) Selenium
9 4 (1.66%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.24%) T4 Templates
10 3 (1.24%) Hudson
10 3 (1.24%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.24%) CruiseControl
11 2 (0.83%) Maven
General
1 36 (14.94%) Finance
2 24 (9.96%) Telecoms
3 23 (9.54%) Retail
4 12 (4.98%) Games
5 9 (3.73%) Advertising
6 6 (2.49%) Marketing
7 5 (2.07%) Automotive
8 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 151 (62.66%) Developer
2 58 (24.07%) .NET Developer
3 40 (16.60%) C# Developer
4 36 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (13.69%) Senior Developer
6 32 (13.28%) Analyst
7 29 (12.03%) Business Analyst
7 29 (12.03%) Web Developer
8 24 (9.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 24 (9.96%) Mobile Developer
9 23 (9.54%) Applications Developer
9 23 (9.54%) Development Manager
10 22 (9.13%) Software Manager
11 21 (8.71%) C# Web Developer
11 21 (8.71%) .NET Web Developer
11 21 (8.71%) Software Development Manager
11 21 (8.71%) iOS Developer
12 18 (7.47%) Architect
13 16 (6.64%) Senior Analyst
13 16 (6.64%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (50.62%) HTML
2 104 (43.15%) .NET
3 97 (40.25%) CSS
4 79 (32.78%) jQuery
5 59 (24.48%) HTML5
6 55 (22.82%) Ajax
7 51 (21.16%) JSON
8 44 (18.26%) Web Services
9 40 (16.60%) ASP.NET
10 38 (15.77%) KnockoutJS
11 35 (14.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 35 (14.52%) AngularJS
11 35 (14.52%) .NET Framework
12 29 (12.03%) Silverlight
13 28 (11.62%) XML
14 24 (9.96%) WCF
15 23 (9.54%) PhoneGap
16 21 (8.71%) ASP.NET MVC
16 21 (8.71%) LINQ
17 20 (8.30%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.18%) Mobile App
2 32 (13.28%) User Experience
3 25 (10.37%) N-Tier
4 24 (9.96%) Open Source
5 23 (9.54%) Blackberry
6 17 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (6.64%) Social Media
8 8 (3.32%) iPhone
8 8 (3.32%) iPad
9 7 (2.90%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.49%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.49%) Blog
10 6 (2.49%) Animation
10 6 (2.49%) Telematics
10 6 (2.49%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.83%) NHS
12 1 (0.41%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.31%) Windows
2 44 (18.26%) Apple iOS
3 41 (17.01%) Android
4 29 (12.03%) Windows 8
4 29 (12.03%) Linux
5 9 (3.73%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (98.34%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (41.08%) MVC
3 82 (34.02%) TDD
4 44 (18.26%) iOS Development
5 40 (16.60%) Continuous Integration
5 40 (16.60%) E-Commerce
6 39 (16.18%) BDD
6 39 (16.18%) Waterfall
7 35 (14.52%) Android Development
8 34 (14.11%) Mentoring
9 33 (13.69%) OOP
10 32 (13.28%) Project Management
11 29 (12.03%) OO
12 28 (11.62%) Business Analysis
13 26 (10.79%) SOA
14 23 (9.54%) Responsive Web Design
15 22 (9.13%) Capacity Planning
15 22 (9.13%) DevOps
16 21 (8.71%) Business Development
16 21 (8.71%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (35.68%) JavaScript
2 84 (34.85%) C#
3 68 (28.22%) Java
4 45 (18.67%) SQL
5 44 (18.26%) Objective-C
6 25 (10.37%) ActionScript
7 23 (9.54%) ActionScript 3.0
8 19 (7.88%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.39%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.15%) PHP
11 7 (2.90%) C++
12 5 (2.07%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.83%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.83%) Groovy
13 2 (0.83%) Scala
13 2 (0.83%) Clojure
14 1 (0.41%) XAML
14 1 (0.41%) C
14 1 (0.41%) Perl
14 1 (0.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 56 (23.24%) SC Cleared
1 56 (23.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (9.54%) Degree
3 17 (7.05%) ISEB
4 11 (4.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.49%) MCP
5 6 (2.49%) MCSD
6 4 (1.66%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.56%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) IAG
Systems Management
1 17 (7.05%) Puppet
1 17 (7.05%) Vagrant
1 17 (7.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.37%) Facebook
3 23 (9.54%) Appcelerator
3 23 (9.54%) Sencha
4 22 (9.13%) Twitter
5 17 (7.05%) VMware
6 10 (4.15%) Apple
7 9 (3.73%) Zend
8 8 (3.32%) Google
9 6 (2.49%) Oracle
9 6 (2.49%) HP
9 6 (2.49%) IBM
10 4 (1.66%) Stellent
10 4 (1.66%) Open Text
10 4 (1.66%) EMC
11 2 (0.83%) Adobe
11 2 (0.83%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.83%) Red Gate
12 1 (0.41%) hybris
12 1 (0.41%) ATG
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum Benefits + Share options + Pension + More
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits package
Posted: 22 days ago