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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 29 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 131 53 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.17% 2.93% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 3.70% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 106 50 54
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £59,000 £55,000
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
1532 1433 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.81% 79.22% 76.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1225 1256 1102
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 218 (96.04%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (47.58%) .NET
3 78 (34.36%) HTML
4 77 (33.92%) C#
5 69 (30.40%) CSS
6 59 (25.99%) Microsoft
7 57 (25.11%) Visual Studio
7 57 (25.11%) JavaScript
7 57 (25.11%) SC Cleared
7 57 (25.11%) Security Cleared
8 54 (23.79%) TDD
9 50 (22.03%) SQL Server
10 48 (21.15%) MVC
11 47 (20.70%) SQL
12 46 (20.26%) ASP.NET
12 46 (20.26%) jQuery
13 45 (19.82%) .NET Framework
13 45 (19.82%) Project Management
13 45 (19.82%) HTML5
14 43 (18.94%) Finance
15 41 (18.06%) SharePoint
16 35 (15.42%) DSDM
17 34 (14.98%) SharePoint 2013
18 33 (14.54%) SharePoint 2010
18 33 (14.54%) Stakeholder Management
18 33 (14.54%) Kanban
19 31 (13.66%) Office 365
20 30 (13.22%) KnockoutJS
20 30 (13.22%) Team Foundation Server
21 29 (12.78%) Test Automation

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (18.06%) SharePoint
2 34 (14.98%) SharePoint 2013
3 33 (14.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (3.96%) Apache
5 6 (2.64%) IIS
6 5 (2.20%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.32%) CMS
7 3 (1.32%) Node.js
8 2 (0.88%) WorkSite
8 2 (0.88%) Drupal
8 2 (0.88%) JBoss
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.44%) Documentum
9 1 (0.44%) FileNet
9 1 (0.44%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.44%) WordPress
9 1 (0.44%) nginx
Applications
1 21 (9.25%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.93%) InfoPath
3 10 (4.41%) MS Project
4 5 (2.20%) MS Office
5 3 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (13.66%) Office 365
2 4 (1.76%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.41%) Internet
2 7 (3.08%) HTTPS
3 5 (2.20%) SAN
3 5 (2.20%) Firewall
3 5 (2.20%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.20%) DNS
4 4 (1.76%) HTTP
5 1 (0.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.03%) SQL Server
2 26 (11.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 24 (10.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 8 (3.52%) MySQL
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.88%) Big Data
7 2 (0.88%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.88%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.88%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 57 (25.11%) Visual Studio
2 30 (13.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (6.17%) ReSharper
3 14 (6.17%) Subversion
4 7 (3.08%) NUnit
5 6 (2.64%) Git (software)
6 5 (2.20%) RequisitePro
7 3 (1.32%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.32%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.32%) PEAR
7 3 (1.32%) MSTest
7 3 (1.32%) PHPUnit
7 3 (1.32%) Rhino Mocks
7 3 (1.32%) Moq
7 3 (1.32%) Eclipse RCP
7 3 (1.32%) Trac
8 2 (0.88%) Gradle
8 2 (0.88%) Selenium
8 2 (0.88%) Ant
8 2 (0.88%) Maven
General
1 43 (18.94%) Finance
2 14 (6.17%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.64%) Games
4 4 (1.76%) Retail
4 4 (1.76%) Advertising
5 3 (1.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 90 (39.65%) Developer
2 56 (24.67%) .NET Developer
3 43 (18.94%) C# Developer
4 41 (18.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 37 (16.30%) Analyst
6 33 (14.54%) Business Analyst
7 31 (13.66%) Project Manager
8 29 (12.78%) Architect
8 29 (12.78%) Senior Manager
9 25 (11.01%) Agile Business Analyst
10 24 (10.57%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
10 24 (10.57%) Solutions Architect
10 24 (10.57%) SharePoint Architect
11 23 (10.13%) Agile Project Manager
12 18 (7.93%) Web Developer
12 18 (7.93%) ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (7.49%) Senior Project Manager
14 16 (7.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (6.61%) Designer
16 14 (6.17%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (47.58%) .NET
2 78 (34.36%) HTML
3 69 (30.40%) CSS
4 46 (20.26%) ASP.NET
4 46 (20.26%) jQuery
5 45 (19.82%) HTML5
5 45 (19.82%) .NET Framework
6 30 (13.22%) KnockoutJS
7 26 (11.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (11.01%) Entity Framework
9 24 (10.57%) Ajax
10 23 (10.13%) JSON
11 20 (8.81%) Web Services
12 18 (7.93%) XSLT
13 17 (7.49%) WPF
13 17 (7.49%) AngularJS
14 15 (6.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.17%) WCF
15 14 (6.17%) LINQ
15 14 (6.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.96%) iPad
2 9 (3.96%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.96%) Computer Science
2 9 (3.96%) iPhone
3 7 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.64%) User Experience
5 5 (2.20%) Clustering
6 3 (1.32%) Web 2.0
6 3 (1.32%) Open Source
6 3 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.88%) Derivative
7 2 (0.88%) Statistics
7 2 (0.88%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) Blog
8 1 (0.44%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.44%) Apple TV
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (11.01%) Windows
2 8 (3.52%) Linux
2 8 (3.52%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.88%) UNIX
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
4 2 (0.88%) FreeBSD
5 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (96.04%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (23.79%) TDD
3 48 (21.15%) MVC
4 45 (19.82%) Project Management
5 35 (15.42%) DSDM
6 33 (14.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (14.54%) Kanban
7 29 (12.78%) Test Automation
8 28 (12.33%) PRINCE2
9 27 (11.89%) Content Management
9 27 (11.89%) Agile Project Management
10 26 (11.45%) Migration
10 26 (11.45%) UML
11 25 (11.01%) User Acceptance Testing
11 25 (11.01%) People Management
12 24 (10.57%) System Testing
13 22 (9.69%) Responsive Web Design
14 21 (9.25%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.81%) CRM
16 19 (8.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 77 (33.92%) C#
2 57 (25.11%) JavaScript
3 47 (20.70%) SQL
4 16 (7.05%) T-SQL
5 11 (4.85%) Java
6 10 (4.41%) PHP
7 9 (3.96%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.76%) Python
8 4 (1.76%) C
8 4 (1.76%) C++
8 4 (1.76%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.32%) XAML
9 3 (1.32%) PHP5
9 3 (1.32%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.88%) Clojure
10 2 (0.88%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.88%) Perl
10 2 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 57 (25.11%) SC Cleared
1 57 (25.11%) Security Cleared
2 28 (12.33%) ISEB
3 22 (9.69%) Degree
4 19 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (3.96%) MCP
6 7 (3.08%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.08%) ISTQB
7 5 (2.20%) MCSE
8 4 (1.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.32%) MCSD
10 1 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.17%) SLA
2 13 (5.73%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.20%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.76%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.88%) Ansible
2 2 (0.88%) Unicenter
2 2 (0.88%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.88%) Control-M
2 2 (0.88%) Nagios
2 2 (0.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 59 (25.99%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.41%) Apple
3 7 (3.08%) Oracle
3 7 (3.08%) HP
4 4 (1.76%) Google
5 3 (1.32%) Adobe
6 2 (0.88%) BT
7 1 (0.44%) Stellent
7 1 (0.44%) OpenText
7 1 (0.44%) IBM
7 1 (0.44%) Zend
7 1 (0.44%) EMC
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Salary: £50,000-£55,000
Posted: Yesterday
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + FULL BENS
Posted: 6 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Volt
Posted: 7 days ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 8 days ago
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Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
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Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 11 days ago
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Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
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Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 11 days ago
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Barclay Anderson
Salary: £45,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago