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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 39 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 90 69 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.47% 3.39% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 4.35% 4.09%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 43
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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
1528 1586 1197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 75.91% 77.90% 71.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1333 1396 1053
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 1 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 60 (40.82%) .NET
2 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (34.69%) Java
4 46 (31.29%) HTML
5 42 (28.57%) C#
6 38 (25.85%) MVC
7 34 (23.13%) SQL
8 32 (21.77%) TDD
9 31 (21.09%) ASP.NET
10 29 (19.73%) SQL Server
11 27 (18.37%) CSS
11 27 (18.37%) Windows
11 27 (18.37%) Finance
12 26 (17.69%) HTML5
13 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
14 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
14 23 (15.65%) Waterfall
15 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
15 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
15 22 (14.97%) jQuery
15 22 (14.97%) E-Commerce
16 21 (14.29%) Project Management
16 21 (14.29%) WCF
16 21 (14.29%) Spring
16 21 (14.29%) Ajax
17 19 (12.93%) Capacity Planning
18 18 (12.24%) Multithreading
18 18 (12.24%) Business Development
18 18 (12.24%) Web Services
19 17 (11.56%) Tomcat

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 17 (11.56%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.36%) IIS
2 2 (1.36%) FileNet
2 2 (1.36%) LiveCycle
2 2 (1.36%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) SSL
1 8 (5.44%) HTTP
1 8 (5.44%) TCP/IP
1 8 (5.44%) LDAP
1 8 (5.44%) Firewall
2 5 (3.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (19.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.40%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.72%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.68%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (10.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 16 (10.88%) JIRA
2 14 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.16%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.16%) Eclipse
4 10 (6.80%) Jenkins
4 10 (6.80%) Xcode
5 8 (5.44%) Subversion
6 7 (4.76%) Hudson
7 6 (4.08%) Ant
7 6 (4.08%) PhoneGap
7 6 (4.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 5 (3.40%) Rhino Mocks
8 5 (3.40%) NUnit
8 5 (3.40%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.72%) MSBuild
10 3 (2.04%) Selenium
11 2 (1.36%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (1.36%) Maven
11 2 (1.36%) SoapUI
General
1 27 (18.37%) Finance
2 17 (11.56%) Games
3 11 (7.48%) Retail
4 8 (5.44%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.76%) Advertising
6 6 (4.08%) Marketing
7 3 (2.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 74 (50.34%) Developer
2 31 (21.09%) .NET Developer
3 20 (13.61%) Development Manager
4 19 (12.93%) Analyst
4 19 (12.93%) Software Manager
5 18 (12.24%) Software Development Manager
6 17 (11.56%) Senior Developer
7 15 (10.20%) Business Analyst
7 15 (10.20%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.48%) Java Developer
9 11 (7.48%) iOS Developer
10 10 (6.80%) Java Team Leader
10 10 (6.80%) Team Leader
10 10 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (6.80%) Project Manager
11 8 (5.44%) Architect
11 8 (5.44%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (5.44%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.76%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (40.82%) .NET
2 46 (31.29%) HTML
3 31 (21.09%) ASP.NET
4 27 (18.37%) CSS
5 26 (17.69%) HTML5
6 22 (14.97%) jQuery
7 21 (14.29%) WCF
7 21 (14.29%) Spring
7 21 (14.29%) Ajax
8 18 (12.24%) Web Services
9 16 (10.88%) JSON
10 15 (10.20%) Hibernate
11 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (8.84%) XML
12 12 (8.16%) REST
13 11 (7.48%) WPF
14 10 (6.80%) CSS3
14 10 (6.80%) Spring Integration
15 9 (6.12%) LINQ
15 9 (6.12%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Mobile App
2 10 (6.80%) Open Source
3 9 (6.12%) iPad
3 9 (6.12%) iPhone
4 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.08%) N-Tier
5 6 (4.08%) Blackberry
5 6 (4.08%) Mathematics
5 6 (4.08%) Social Media
6 5 (3.40%) FMCG
7 4 (2.72%) Remote Sensing
7 4 (2.72%) Telematics
8 3 (2.04%) Animation
9 2 (1.36%) NHS
9 2 (1.36%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.36%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.37%) Windows
2 17 (11.56%) Apple iOS
3 14 (9.52%) Android
4 10 (6.80%) Windows 8
5 8 (5.44%) Linux
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (40.14%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.85%) MVC
3 32 (21.77%) TDD
4 23 (15.65%) Waterfall
5 22 (14.97%) E-Commerce
6 21 (14.29%) Project Management
7 19 (12.93%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (12.24%) Multithreading
8 18 (12.24%) Business Development
9 17 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (11.56%) iOS Development
10 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
11 14 (9.52%) OO
12 13 (8.84%) BDD
12 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2
13 11 (7.48%) Software Engineering
13 11 (7.48%) OOP
14 10 (6.80%) Web Application Development
14 10 (6.80%) Android Development
14 10 (6.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 51 (34.69%) Java
2 42 (28.57%) C#
3 34 (23.13%) SQL
4 25 (17.01%) JavaScript
5 17 (11.56%) Objective-C
6 9 (6.12%) C++
7 7 (4.76%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.76%) VB.NET
8 6 (4.08%) ActionScript
8 6 (4.08%) ActionScript 3.0
9 5 (3.40%) VB
10 3 (2.04%) C
11 2 (1.36%) VC++
11 2 (1.36%) Groovy
11 2 (1.36%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.36%) Scala
11 2 (1.36%) Clojure
12 1 (0.68%) XAML
12 1 (0.68%) Perl
12 1 (0.68%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (14.97%) SC Cleared
1 22 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 15 (10.20%) Degree
3 9 (6.12%) MCP
4 8 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (4.76%) ISEB
6 4 (2.72%) MCSD
7 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.08%) QA
2 3 (2.04%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (5.44%) Vagrant
1 8 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (5.44%) Puppet
2 1 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.84%) Apple
2 13 (8.84%) Facebook
3 10 (6.80%) Twitter
4 8 (5.44%) JBoss
4 8 (5.44%) VMware
5 7 (4.76%) Oracle
6 6 (4.08%) Sencha
6 6 (4.08%) Appcelerator
7 4 (2.72%) Google
8 2 (1.36%) IBM
8 2 (1.36%) Adobe
9 1 (0.68%) HP
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