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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 35 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 130 79 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.80% 3.66% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 4.53% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 118 79 35
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -45.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £27,500 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
1784 1745 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.54% 80.86% 69.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1537 1572 999
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,150 £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 12 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 202 (97.58%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (42.03%) HTML
3 78 (37.68%) .NET
4 75 (36.23%) Java
5 71 (34.30%) MVC
6 62 (29.95%) CSS
7 61 (29.47%) C#
8 56 (27.05%) TDD
9 55 (26.57%) Windows
10 54 (26.09%) JavaScript
11 52 (25.12%) HTML5
12 48 (23.19%) SC Cleared
12 48 (23.19%) Security Cleared
13 47 (22.71%) jQuery
14 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
15 42 (20.29%) Ajax
16 39 (18.84%) JIRA
16 39 (18.84%) E-Commerce
16 39 (18.84%) Objective-C
16 39 (18.84%) Apple iOS
16 39 (18.84%) iOS Development
17 37 (17.87%) SQL
18 36 (17.39%) Android
18 36 (17.39%) Waterfall
19 35 (16.91%) JSON
19 35 (16.91%) Finance
20 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
21 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (15.94%) Mobile App
22 32 (15.46%) ASP.NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 14 (6.76%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.45%) nginx
3 2 (0.97%) Confluence
3 2 (0.97%) IIS
3 2 (0.97%) FileNet
3 2 (0.97%) CMS
3 2 (0.97%) WordPress
3 2 (0.97%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 10 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.48%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.70%) HTTP
2 17 (8.21%) TCP/IP
2 17 (8.21%) SSL
2 17 (8.21%) LDAP
2 17 (8.21%) Firewall
3 4 (1.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (16.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (4.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (3.38%) MySQL
6 6 (2.90%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.42%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.93%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.97%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 44 (21.26%) Git (software)
2 39 (18.84%) JIRA
3 28 (13.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (10.14%) Jenkins
5 20 (9.66%) Visual Studio
5 20 (9.66%) Xcode
6 19 (9.18%) Ant
6 19 (9.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 13 (6.28%) Eclipse
8 9 (4.35%) Subversion
8 9 (4.35%) ReSharper
9 7 (3.38%) NUnit
10 6 (2.90%) Selenium
11 5 (2.42%) SpecFlow
12 4 (1.93%) MSBuild
12 4 (1.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 4 (1.93%) Hudson
13 3 (1.45%) CruiseControl
13 3 (1.45%) QUnit
13 3 (1.45%) T4 Templates
General
1 35 (16.91%) Finance
2 22 (10.63%) Retail
3 21 (10.14%) Games
4 12 (5.80%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.38%) Advertising
6 6 (2.90%) Marketing
7 5 (2.42%) Automotive
8 1 (0.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (59.42%) Developer
2 36 (17.39%) .NET Developer
3 28 (13.53%) Senior Developer
4 25 (12.08%) Development Manager
5 24 (11.59%) Software Manager
6 23 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
7 22 (10.63%) Analyst
8 20 (9.66%) Business Analyst
8 20 (9.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 20 (9.66%) Mobile Developer
8 20 (9.66%) iOS Developer
9 19 (9.18%) Applications Developer
10 18 (8.70%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.25%) Team Leader
11 15 (7.25%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (6.76%) Web Developer
13 13 (6.28%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (5.80%) Senior Business Analyst
14 12 (5.80%) Software Developer
14 12 (5.80%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (42.03%) HTML
2 78 (37.68%) .NET
3 62 (29.95%) CSS
4 52 (25.12%) HTML5
5 47 (22.71%) jQuery
6 42 (20.29%) Ajax
7 35 (16.91%) JSON
8 32 (15.46%) ASP.NET
8 32 (15.46%) Web Services
9 25 (12.08%) XML
10 24 (11.59%) WCF
10 24 (11.59%) Silverlight
11 21 (10.14%) AngularJS
12 19 (9.18%) CSS3
12 19 (9.18%) PhoneGap
13 17 (8.21%) WebGL
13 17 (8.21%) Spring
14 14 (6.76%) Hibernate
14 14 (6.76%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (6.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.94%) Mobile App
2 29 (14.01%) User Experience
3 21 (10.14%) Open Source
4 20 (9.66%) N-Tier
5 19 (9.18%) Blackberry
6 15 (7.25%) Social Media
7 13 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (4.35%) iPad
8 9 (4.35%) iPhone
9 7 (3.38%) Mathematics
9 7 (3.38%) Computer Science
10 6 (2.90%) Remote Sensing
10 6 (2.90%) Telematics
10 6 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (2.42%) Animation
12 3 (1.45%) FMCG
12 3 (1.45%) Blog
13 2 (0.97%) NHS
14 1 (0.48%) Web 2.0
14 1 (0.48%) Pocket PC
Operating Systems
1 55 (26.57%) Windows
2 39 (18.84%) Apple iOS
3 36 (17.39%) Android
4 26 (12.56%) Linux
5 25 (12.08%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.90%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.97%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.48%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.48%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (97.58%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (34.30%) MVC
3 56 (27.05%) TDD
4 39 (18.84%) E-Commerce
4 39 (18.84%) iOS Development
5 36 (17.39%) Waterfall
6 33 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (14.49%) Android Development
7 30 (14.49%) Mentoring
8 27 (13.04%) Project Management
9 26 (12.56%) OOP
10 25 (12.08%) BDD
11 24 (11.59%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (11.59%) OO
12 23 (11.11%) Business Development
13 22 (10.63%) Multithreading
13 22 (10.63%) DevOps
14 21 (10.14%) SOA
15 20 (9.66%) Business Analysis
16 17 (8.21%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 75 (36.23%) Java
2 61 (29.47%) C#
3 54 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 39 (18.84%) Objective-C
5 37 (17.87%) SQL
6 21 (10.14%) ActionScript
7 19 (9.18%) ActionScript 3.0
8 12 (5.80%) VB.NET
9 11 (5.31%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.86%) C++
11 7 (3.38%) PHP
12 4 (1.93%) VB
13 3 (1.45%) TypeScript
14 2 (0.97%) Clojure
14 2 (0.97%) C
14 2 (0.97%) Groovy
14 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.97%) Scala
15 1 (0.48%) VC++
15 1 (0.48%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 48 (23.19%) SC Cleared
1 48 (23.19%) Security Cleared
2 16 (7.73%) Degree
3 12 (5.80%) ISEB
4 11 (5.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (3.38%) MCP
6 6 (2.90%) MCSD
7 2 (0.97%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.86%) QA
2 3 (1.45%) SLA
Systems Management
1 17 (8.21%) Puppet
1 17 (8.21%) Vagrant
1 17 (8.21%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.59%) Facebook
3 21 (10.14%) Twitter
4 19 (9.18%) Appcelerator
4 19 (9.18%) Sencha
5 17 (8.21%) VMware
6 11 (5.31%) Apple
7 8 (3.86%) Google
8 6 (2.90%) Zend
9 4 (1.93%) JBoss
10 3 (1.45%) Oracle
11 2 (0.97%) IBM
11 2 (0.97%) Adobe
12 1 (0.48%) HP
12 1 (0.48%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.48%) Red Gate
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + car, bonus, gym, certifications
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Birmingham City University
Salary: £29,559 - £32,101 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago