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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 64 87
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 171 69 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 7.33% 3.25% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.87% 3.94% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 155 67 23
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -48.38%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1927 1752 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.56% 82.45% 71.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1716 1596 989
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 31 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 October 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.

1 254 (98.45%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (48.84%) HTML
3 113 (43.80%) .NET
4 104 (40.31%) MVC
5 101 (39.15%) CSS
6 93 (36.05%) C#
7 92 (35.66%) JavaScript
8 86 (33.33%) TDD
8 86 (33.33%) jQuery
9 67 (25.97%) Java
10 66 (25.58%) Windows
11 61 (23.64%) HTML5
12 60 (23.26%) Ajax
13 58 (22.48%) SC Cleared
13 58 (22.48%) Security Cleared
14 57 (22.09%) JSON
15 51 (19.77%) Git (software)
15 51 (19.77%) SQL
16 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
17 47 (18.22%) Web Services
18 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET
18 45 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
18 45 (17.44%) JIRA
19 44 (17.05%) Objective-C
19 44 (17.05%) BDD
19 44 (17.05%) Apple iOS
19 44 (17.05%) KnockoutJS
19 44 (17.05%) iOS Development
20 43 (16.67%) E-Commerce
21 41 (15.89%) Visual Studio

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.10%) FileNet
2 8 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
2 8 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (2.33%) Alfresco
3 6 (2.33%) Documentum
4 5 (1.94%) WordPress
4 5 (1.94%) CMS
4 5 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.16%) nginx
5 3 (1.16%) JBoss
6 2 (0.78%) IIS
6 2 (0.78%) LiveCycle
6 2 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.39%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.10%) Office 365
2 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.98%) HTTP
2 17 (6.59%) TCP/IP
2 17 (6.59%) SSL
2 17 (6.59%) LDAP
2 17 (6.59%) Firewall
3 1 (0.39%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (18.99%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (8.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 11 (4.26%) MySQL
5 6 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 45 (17.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 45 (17.44%) JIRA
3 41 (15.89%) Visual Studio
4 24 (9.30%) Ant
4 24 (9.30%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 23 (8.91%) ReSharper
6 21 (8.14%) Jenkins
7 19 (7.36%) Xcode
8 11 (4.26%) Eclipse
9 5 (1.94%) NUnit
9 5 (1.94%) Subversion
9 5 (1.94%) QUnit
10 4 (1.55%) Selenium
10 4 (1.55%) MSBuild
11 3 (1.16%) Hudson
11 3 (1.16%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.16%) SpecFlow
11 3 (1.16%) T4 Templates
12 2 (0.78%) Maven
General
1 40 (15.50%) Finance
2 26 (10.08%) Telecoms
3 25 (9.69%) Retail
4 10 (3.88%) Games
5 9 (3.49%) Advertising
6 6 (2.33%) Marketing
7 5 (1.94%) Automotive
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 160 (62.02%) Developer
2 65 (25.19%) .NET Developer
3 44 (17.05%) C# Developer
4 40 (15.50%) Analyst
5 39 (15.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 36 (13.95%) Senior Developer
7 34 (13.18%) Business Analyst
8 31 (12.02%) Web Developer
9 25 (9.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 25 (9.69%) Mobile Developer
10 24 (9.30%) Applications Developer
11 23 (8.91%) .NET Web Developer
11 23 (8.91%) C# Web Developer
12 22 (8.53%) Software Manager
12 22 (8.53%) Development Manager
13 20 (7.75%) Architect
13 20 (7.75%) Software Development Manager
14 19 (7.36%) Software Developer
14 19 (7.36%) iOS Developer
15 17 (6.59%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (48.84%) HTML
2 113 (43.80%) .NET
3 101 (39.15%) CSS
4 86 (33.33%) jQuery
5 61 (23.64%) HTML5
6 60 (23.26%) Ajax
7 57 (22.09%) JSON
8 47 (18.22%) Web Services
9 45 (17.44%) ASP.NET
10 44 (17.05%) KnockoutJS
11 40 (15.50%) .NET Framework
12 39 (15.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 38 (14.73%) AngularJS
14 32 (12.40%) XML
15 30 (11.63%) Silverlight
16 26 (10.08%) WCF
17 24 (9.30%) PhoneGap
18 23 (8.91%) LINQ
18 23 (8.91%) ASP.NET MVC
19 20 (7.75%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.12%) Mobile App
2 32 (12.40%) User Experience
3 26 (10.08%) N-Tier
4 24 (9.30%) Blackberry
4 24 (9.30%) Open Source
5 18 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (6.20%) Social Media
7 10 (3.88%) iPad
7 10 (3.88%) iPhone
8 8 (3.10%) Mathematics
8 8 (3.10%) Computer Science
9 6 (2.33%) Blog
9 6 (2.33%) Remote Sensing
9 6 (2.33%) Telematics
9 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (2.33%) Animation
10 2 (0.78%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.78%) NHS
11 1 (0.39%) Pocket PC
11 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 66 (25.58%) Windows
2 44 (17.05%) Apple iOS
3 40 (15.50%) Android
4 33 (12.79%) Windows 8
5 29 (11.24%) Linux
6 9 (3.49%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.39%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.39%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 254 (98.45%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (40.31%) MVC
3 86 (33.33%) TDD
4 44 (17.05%) BDD
4 44 (17.05%) iOS Development
5 43 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 40 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
7 39 (15.12%) Waterfall
8 36 (13.95%) Android Development
9 35 (13.57%) Mentoring
9 35 (13.57%) Project Management
10 34 (13.18%) Business Analysis
11 33 (12.79%) OOP
12 28 (10.85%) OO
13 27 (10.47%) SOA
13 27 (10.47%) Responsive Web Design
14 24 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (8.53%) Capacity Planning
15 22 (8.53%) DevOps
16 20 (7.75%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 93 (36.05%) C#
2 92 (35.66%) JavaScript
3 67 (25.97%) Java
4 51 (19.77%) SQL
5 44 (17.05%) Objective-C
6 26 (10.08%) ActionScript
7 24 (9.30%) ActionScript 3.0
8 21 (8.14%) T-SQL
9 14 (5.43%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.49%) PHP
11 6 (2.33%) C++
12 5 (1.94%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.78%) Clojure
13 2 (0.78%) Groovy
13 2 (0.78%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.78%) Scala
14 1 (0.39%) VC++
14 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.39%) XAML
14 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 58 (22.48%) SC Cleared
1 58 (22.48%) Security Cleared
2 26 (10.08%) Degree
3 18 (6.98%) ISEB
4 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (3.10%) MCP
6 7 (2.71%) ISTQB
7 6 (2.33%) MCSD
8 2 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.20%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) IAG
Systems Management
1 17 (6.59%) Puppet
1 17 (6.59%) Vagrant
1 17 (6.59%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (12.02%) Microsoft
2 25 (9.69%) Facebook
3 24 (9.30%) Appcelerator
3 24 (9.30%) Sencha
4 22 (8.53%) Twitter
5 17 (6.59%) VMware
6 11 (4.26%) Apple
7 10 (3.88%) HP
8 9 (3.49%) Zend
9 8 (3.10%) Google
9 8 (3.10%) Oracle
9 8 (3.10%) IBM
10 6 (2.33%) EMC
10 6 (2.33%) Stellent
10 6 (2.33%) Open Text
11 2 (0.78%) DevExpress
11 2 (0.78%) Red Gate
11 2 (0.78%) Adobe
12 1 (0.39%) ATG
12 1 (0.39%) hybris
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum + Share options + Pension +
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Pinewood
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 14 days ago
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Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Atkins
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago