The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 43 58 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 77 70 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.01% 3.49% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.28% 4.48% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 65 69 46
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -23.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £50,800 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1459 1562 1205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 76.03% 77.83% 71.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1276 1376 1061
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
West Midlands

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 23 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 56 (43.41%) .NET
2 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (31.01%) Java
4 39 (30.23%) C#
5 33 (25.58%) HTML
6 31 (24.03%) SQL
7 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
8 27 (20.93%) MVC
8 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
9 26 (20.16%) TDD
10 25 (19.38%) Finance
11 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
11 21 (16.28%) Spring
12 20 (15.50%) WCF
13 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
13 18 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
14 17 (13.18%) Multithreading
14 17 (13.18%) Business Development
14 17 (13.18%) Tomcat
14 17 (13.18%) Project Management
14 17 (13.18%) Games
15 16 (12.40%) E-Commerce
15 16 (12.40%) CSS
15 16 (12.40%) Windows
15 16 (12.40%) Business Analysis
15 16 (12.40%) Waterfall
16 15 (11.63%) HTML5
16 15 (11.63%) jQuery
16 15 (11.63%) Hibernate
17 14 (10.85%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 17 (13.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.55%) FileNet
2 2 (1.55%) LiveCycle
2 2 (1.55%) Confluence
2 2 (1.55%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Internet
2 4 (3.10%) Firewall
2 4 (3.10%) LDAP
2 4 (3.10%) HTTP
2 4 (3.10%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.10%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) MySQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (10.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (7.75%) Visual Studio
2 10 (7.75%) Eclipse
3 8 (6.20%) Subversion
4 7 (5.43%) Xcode
4 7 (5.43%) JIRA
4 7 (5.43%) Hudson
5 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 5 (3.88%) NUnit
7 4 (3.10%) ReSharper
7 4 (3.10%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.10%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.33%) Selenium
9 2 (1.55%) Maven
9 2 (1.55%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.55%) Eclipse RCP
9 2 (1.55%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.55%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 17 (13.18%) Games
3 9 (6.98%) Advertising
4 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.65%) Retail
5 6 (4.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.55%) Publishing
6 2 (1.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 60 (46.51%) Developer
2 28 (21.71%) .NET Developer
3 19 (14.73%) Analyst
3 19 (14.73%) Development Manager
4 18 (13.95%) Software Manager
5 17 (13.18%) Software Development Manager
6 15 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 15 (11.63%) Business Analyst
7 14 (10.85%) C# Developer
8 11 (8.53%) Java Developer
8 11 (8.53%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (7.75%) Senior Analyst
9 10 (7.75%) Team Leader
9 10 (7.75%) Java Team Leader
10 9 (6.98%) Project Manager
10 9 (6.98%) iOS Developer
11 8 (6.20%) Senior Business Analyst
12 7 (5.43%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Lead Developer
13 6 (4.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (43.41%) .NET
2 33 (25.58%) HTML
3 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
4 21 (16.28%) Spring
5 20 (15.50%) WCF
6 16 (12.40%) CSS
7 15 (11.63%) Hibernate
7 15 (11.63%) jQuery
7 15 (11.63%) HTML5
8 14 (10.85%) Ajax
9 13 (10.08%) Web Services
9 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (9.30%) REST
11 10 (7.75%) Spring Integration
11 10 (7.75%) WPF
11 10 (7.75%) JSON
12 9 (6.98%) J2EE
13 8 (6.20%) XML
13 8 (6.20%) LINQ
14 7 (5.43%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.98%) Mobile App
2 8 (6.20%) iPhone
2 8 (6.20%) iPad
3 6 (4.65%) Open Source
3 6 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.88%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.88%) FMCG
5 3 (2.33%) Telematics
5 3 (2.33%) Remote Sensing
5 3 (2.33%) Animation
6 2 (1.55%) NHS
6 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.55%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.78%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.78%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.78%) Social Media
7 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.40%) Windows
2 10 (7.75%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.43%) Android
4 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
4 4 (3.10%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (20.93%) MVC
3 26 (20.16%) TDD
4 18 (13.95%) Capacity Planning
5 17 (13.18%) Multithreading
5 17 (13.18%) Business Development
5 17 (13.18%) Project Management
6 16 (12.40%) E-Commerce
6 16 (12.40%) Business Analysis
6 16 (12.40%) Waterfall
7 14 (10.85%) OO
8 13 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.30%) BDD
9 12 (9.30%) PRINCE2
10 11 (8.53%) Software Engineering
11 10 (7.75%) Web Application Development
11 10 (7.75%) User Stories
11 10 (7.75%) iOS Development
12 9 (6.98%) Use Case
13 8 (6.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (31.01%) Java
2 39 (30.23%) C#
3 31 (24.03%) SQL
4 18 (13.95%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.75%) Objective-C
6 9 (6.98%) C++
7 7 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.88%) VB
10 3 (2.33%) C
11 2 (1.55%) Clojure
11 2 (1.55%) VC++
11 2 (1.55%) Groovy
11 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.55%) Scala
12 1 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.78%) XAML
12 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.78%) Perl
12 1 (0.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (10.85%) Degree
2 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
2 11 (8.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.20%) MCP
4 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.88%) ISEB
6 3 (2.33%) MCSD
7 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) Puppet
1 4 (3.10%) Vagrant
1 4 (3.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.30%) Apple
3 8 (6.20%) JBoss
3 8 (6.20%) Facebook
4 7 (5.43%) Oracle
5 5 (3.88%) Twitter
6 4 (3.10%) VMware
7 2 (1.55%) Google
7 2 (1.55%) IBM
7 2 (1.55%) Adobe
8 1 (0.78%) HP
8 1 (0.78%) Sencha
8 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator
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