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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 42 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 97 123 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.97% 5.56% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 6.91% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 85 109 80
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1593 1781 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.65% 80.55% 81.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1341 1529 1581
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 99 (41.08%) .NET
3 85 (35.27%) C#
4 83 (34.44%) SC Cleared
4 83 (34.44%) Security Cleared
5 81 (33.61%) Microsoft
6 78 (32.37%) HTML
7 71 (29.46%) SQL Server
8 62 (25.73%) JavaScript
9 61 (25.31%) TDD
9 61 (25.31%) MVC
10 60 (24.90%) CSS
11 58 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
12 55 (22.82%) HTML5
13 50 (20.75%) ASP.NET
14 49 (20.33%) Finance
15 48 (19.92%) Project Management
15 48 (19.92%) Visual Studio
15 48 (19.92%) SQL
16 45 (18.67%) DSDM
17 43 (17.84%) jQuery
18 42 (17.43%) .NET Framework
19 41 (17.01%) SharePoint
20 39 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (15.77%) People Management
22 36 (14.94%) PRINCE2
23 35 (14.52%) Agile Project Management
24 34 (14.11%) Mentoring
24 34 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
25 31 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 41 (17.01%) SharePoint
2 29 (12.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 26 (10.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.73%) IIS
5 8 (3.32%) CMS
6 7 (2.90%) Apache
6 7 (2.90%) Node.js
7 4 (1.66%) WorkSite
8 3 (1.24%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.24%) JBoss
8 3 (1.24%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) nginx
10 1 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 30 (12.45%) MS Excel
2 25 (10.37%) InfoPath
3 12 (4.98%) MS Project
4 8 (3.32%) MS Office
5 3 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.83%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.20%) Office 365
2 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.49%) Google Analytics
4 5 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.39%) Internet
2 7 (2.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (29.46%) SQL Server
2 27 (11.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (10.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.90%) SQLite
5 6 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.66%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.66%) MySQL
7 2 (0.83%) OLAP Cube
7 2 (0.83%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.83%) OLAP
7 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (19.92%) Visual Studio
2 31 (12.86%) Subversion
2 31 (12.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (5.81%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.90%) Gradle
4 7 (2.90%) Maven
4 7 (2.90%) Ant
5 6 (2.49%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.07%) Selenium
6 5 (2.07%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.66%) MSTest
7 4 (1.66%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.66%) Moq
7 4 (1.66%) NUnit
8 3 (1.24%) JIRA
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (1.24%) Robot Framework
9 2 (0.83%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.41%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.41%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (20.33%) Finance
2 13 (5.39%) Games
3 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.49%) Retail
5 5 (2.07%) Publishing
6 3 (1.24%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 104 (43.15%) Developer
2 44 (18.26%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.18%) C# Developer
3 39 (16.18%) Project Manager
4 32 (13.28%) Senior Manager
4 32 (13.28%) Agile Project Manager
4 32 (13.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (9.96%) Analyst
6 23 (9.54%) Designer
7 21 (8.71%) SharePoint Designer
8 20 (8.30%) Senior Developer
8 20 (8.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (7.88%) Microsoft Developer
10 18 (7.47%) Senior Project Manager
10 18 (7.47%) Business Analyst
11 17 (7.05%) Java Developer
12 16 (6.64%) SharePoint Developer
13 14 (5.81%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (5.39%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (41.08%) .NET
2 78 (32.37%) HTML
3 60 (24.90%) CSS
4 55 (22.82%) HTML5
5 50 (20.75%) ASP.NET
6 43 (17.84%) jQuery
7 42 (17.43%) .NET Framework
8 39 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC
9 28 (11.62%) AngularJS
10 25 (10.37%) XSLT
11 20 (8.30%) WPF
12 19 (7.88%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 19 (7.88%) KnockoutJS
13 17 (7.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 17 (7.05%) XML
14 16 (6.64%) WCF
15 15 (6.22%) Entity Framework
16 13 (5.39%) Web Services
17 12 (4.98%) Hibernate
17 12 (4.98%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.98%) User Experience
2 5 (2.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.07%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.07%) Mobile App
3 4 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (1.66%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.83%) iPhone
4 2 (0.83%) iPad
4 2 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (0.83%) PMI
4 2 (0.83%) Mobile Games
5 1 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.88%) Windows
2 10 (4.15%) Android
3 5 (2.07%) Linux
4 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.83%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.41%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (98.34%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.31%) TDD
2 61 (25.31%) MVC
3 58 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (19.92%) Project Management
5 45 (18.67%) DSDM
6 38 (15.77%) People Management
7 36 (14.94%) PRINCE2
8 35 (14.52%) Agile Project Management
9 34 (14.11%) Mentoring
9 34 (14.11%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (10.79%) E-Commerce
11 20 (8.30%) Configuration Management
11 20 (8.30%) Software Engineering
12 17 (7.05%) Waterfall
12 17 (7.05%) Software Delivery
13 16 (6.64%) SDLC
14 15 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.81%) Business Development
15 14 (5.81%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 85 (35.27%) C#
2 62 (25.73%) JavaScript
3 48 (19.92%) SQL
4 20 (8.30%) Java
5 12 (4.98%) PHP
6 11 (4.56%) T-SQL
7 8 (3.32%) C++
8 6 (2.49%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.66%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.83%) C
11 1 (0.41%) PHP5
11 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 83 (34.44%) SC Cleared
1 83 (34.44%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.05%) DV Cleared
3 14 (5.81%) Degree
4 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.32%) ISEB
6 4 (1.66%) MCSD
6 4 (1.66%) Sun Certification
7 3 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.83%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.83%) MCP
9 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.22%) SLA
2 10 (4.15%) QA
3 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Samba
Vendors
1 81 (33.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.39%) Oracle
3 11 (4.56%) Google
4 4 (1.66%) HP
5 3 (1.24%) Apple
5 3 (1.24%) Adobe
5 3 (1.24%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.41%) Tableau
7 1 (0.41%) Zend
7 1 (0.41%) New Relic
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Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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