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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 57 67
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 114 77 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.34% 3.61% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 4.55% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 100 77 39
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £51,600 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1652 1694 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 77.45% 79.49% 70.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1508 1012
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 £30,500 £28,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 72 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (37.43%) HTML
2 70 (37.43%) Java
2 70 (37.43%) .NET
3 59 (31.55%) MVC
4 51 (27.27%) C#
5 49 (26.20%) CSS
6 47 (25.13%) TDD
7 44 (23.53%) Windows
8 43 (22.99%) HTML5
9 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
10 38 (20.32%) SC Cleared
10 38 (20.32%) Security Cleared
11 37 (19.79%) SQL
12 35 (18.72%) Git (software)
13 34 (18.18%) jQuery
13 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
14 33 (17.65%) Objective-C
14 33 (17.65%) Apple iOS
14 33 (17.65%) iOS Development
15 32 (17.11%) Waterfall
15 32 (17.11%) Ajax
16 31 (16.58%) JIRA
16 31 (16.58%) Finance
16 31 (16.58%) ASP.NET
17 30 (16.04%) E-Commerce
18 29 (15.51%) Web Services
18 29 (15.51%) Android
19 28 (14.97%) Microsoft
20 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (8.02%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.07%) LiveCycle
2 2 (1.07%) Confluence
2 2 (1.07%) IIS
2 2 (1.07%) FileNet
3 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (5.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.02%) HTTP
2 14 (7.49%) Firewall
2 14 (7.49%) TCP/IP
2 14 (7.49%) SSL
2 14 (7.49%) LDAP
3 4 (2.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (4.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.21%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.60%) MySQL
7 2 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.07%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (18.72%) Git (software)
2 31 (16.58%) JIRA
3 24 (12.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (9.63%) Xcode
5 17 (9.09%) Visual Studio
5 17 (9.09%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 14 (7.49%) Eclipse
6 14 (7.49%) Ant
7 9 (4.81%) Subversion
8 7 (3.74%) Hudson
8 7 (3.74%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (2.14%) NUnit
9 4 (2.14%) MSBuild
10 3 (1.60%) Selenium
11 2 (1.07%) Cucumber
11 2 (1.07%) Maven
11 2 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.07%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (16.58%) Finance
2 17 (9.09%) Games
2 17 (9.09%) Retail
3 10 (5.35%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.74%) Advertising
5 6 (3.21%) Marketing
6 5 (2.67%) Automotive
7 1 (0.53%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (56.15%) Developer
2 33 (17.65%) .NET Developer
3 24 (12.83%) Development Manager
4 23 (12.30%) Software Manager
5 22 (11.76%) Software Development Manager
6 21 (11.23%) Senior Developer
6 21 (11.23%) Analyst
7 19 (10.16%) iOS Developer
8 17 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 15 (8.02%) C# Developer
9 15 (8.02%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 15 (8.02%) Mobile Developer
10 14 (7.49%) Team Leader
10 14 (7.49%) Applications Developer
11 12 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
12 10 (5.35%) Java Team Leader
12 10 (5.35%) Senior Business Analyst
12 10 (5.35%) Software Developer
12 10 (5.35%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (37.43%) HTML
1 70 (37.43%) .NET
2 49 (26.20%) CSS
3 43 (22.99%) HTML5
4 34 (18.18%) jQuery
5 32 (17.11%) Ajax
6 31 (16.58%) ASP.NET
7 29 (15.51%) Web Services
8 26 (13.90%) JSON
9 23 (12.30%) WCF
10 20 (10.70%) XML
11 19 (10.16%) CSS3
11 19 (10.16%) Spring
12 18 (9.63%) Silverlight
13 17 (9.09%) WebGL
14 15 (8.02%) Hibernate
14 15 (8.02%) AngularJS
15 14 (7.49%) PhoneGap
16 13 (6.95%) ASP.NET MVC
17 11 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.90%) Mobile App
2 16 (8.56%) Open Source
3 15 (8.02%) Social Media
4 14 (7.49%) Blackberry
4 14 (7.49%) N-Tier
5 7 (3.74%) iPad
5 7 (3.74%) Mathematics
5 7 (3.74%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.74%) iPhone
6 6 (3.21%) Telematics
6 6 (3.21%) Remote Sensing
7 5 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.60%) Animation
8 3 (1.60%) FMCG
9 2 (1.07%) NHS
10 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.53%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.53%) Pocket PC
10 1 (0.53%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 44 (23.53%) Windows
2 33 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 29 (15.51%) Android
4 20 (10.70%) Windows 8
5 17 (9.09%) Linux
6 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.53%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (38.50%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (31.55%) MVC
3 47 (25.13%) TDD
4 33 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 32 (17.11%) Waterfall
6 30 (16.04%) E-Commerce
7 27 (14.44%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (13.37%) Project Management
9 24 (12.83%) Multithreading
10 23 (12.30%) Capacity Planning
10 23 (12.30%) Android Development
11 22 (11.76%) Business Development
12 20 (10.70%) OO
13 19 (10.16%) OOP
14 17 (9.09%) Business Analysis
14 17 (9.09%) MVVM
14 17 (9.09%) BDD
14 17 (9.09%) DevOps
15 16 (8.56%) SOA
16 13 (6.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 70 (37.43%) Java
2 51 (27.27%) C#
3 39 (20.86%) JavaScript
4 37 (19.79%) SQL
5 33 (17.65%) Objective-C
6 14 (7.49%) ActionScript 3.0
6 14 (7.49%) ActionScript
7 11 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 10 (5.35%) T-SQL
9 8 (4.28%) C++
10 4 (2.14%) VB
11 3 (1.60%) PHP
12 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.07%) Groovy
12 2 (1.07%) Clojure
12 2 (1.07%) Scala
12 2 (1.07%) C
13 1 (0.53%) XAML
13 1 (0.53%) VC++
13 1 (0.53%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 38 (20.32%) SC Cleared
1 38 (20.32%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.02%) Degree
3 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (5.35%) ISEB
5 7 (3.74%) MCP
6 6 (3.21%) MCSD
7 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.21%) QA
2 3 (1.60%) SLA
Systems Management
1 14 (7.49%) Vagrant
1 14 (7.49%) Opscode Chef
1 14 (7.49%) Puppet
2 1 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (11.76%) Facebook
3 19 (10.16%) Twitter
4 14 (7.49%) Sencha
4 14 (7.49%) Appcelerator
4 14 (7.49%) VMware
5 11 (5.88%) Apple
6 8 (4.28%) Google
7 7 (3.74%) Oracle
8 6 (3.21%) JBoss
9 2 (1.07%) Zend
9 2 (1.07%) IBM
9 2 (1.07%) Adobe
10 1 (0.53%) HP
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