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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 46 61
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 139 85 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.85% 4.38% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 5.50% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 110 72 69
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £50,800
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
1669 1546 1604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.22% 79.65% 79.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1370 1348 1412
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 £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 260 (97.74%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (40.60%) .NET
3 99 (37.22%) SC Cleared
3 99 (37.22%) Security Cleared
4 87 (32.71%) C#
5 84 (31.58%) HTML
5 84 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 68 (25.56%) SQL Server
7 67 (25.19%) CSS
8 63 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 61 (22.93%) HTML5
10 60 (22.56%) TDD
11 57 (21.43%) MVC
11 57 (21.43%) Project Management
11 57 (21.43%) JavaScript
12 55 (20.68%) DSDM
13 54 (20.30%) ASP.NET
13 54 (20.30%) Finance
14 51 (19.17%) Visual Studio
15 46 (17.29%) SharePoint
16 44 (16.54%) SQL
17 43 (16.17%) People Management
18 41 (15.41%) Agile Project Management
18 41 (15.41%) PRINCE2
19 40 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
20 39 (14.66%) .NET Framework
20 39 (14.66%) jQuery
21 37 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
22 35 (13.16%) Mentoring
22 35 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 46 (17.29%) SharePoint
2 35 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
3 32 (12.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (4.14%) Apache
5 9 (3.38%) CMS
6 8 (3.01%) IIS
7 6 (2.26%) Node.js
8 4 (1.50%) WorkSite
9 2 (0.75%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.75%) nginx
9 2 (0.75%) JBoss
9 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (11.28%) InfoPath
2 29 (10.90%) MS Excel
3 12 (4.51%) MS Project
4 8 (3.01%) MS Office
5 3 (1.13%) Photoshop
5 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.75%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.13%) Magento
3 2 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (12.41%) Office 365
2 9 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.26%) Google Analytics
4 5 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.75%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.89%) Internet
2 7 (2.63%) HTTP
3 3 (1.13%) Firewall
3 3 (1.13%) DNS
4 2 (0.75%) Wireshark
4 2 (0.75%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.75%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (3.01%) MySQL
5 7 (2.63%) SQLite
6 5 (1.88%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.75%) OLAP
8 2 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.75%) Big Data
8 2 (0.75%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 2 (0.75%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.38%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 51 (19.17%) Visual Studio
2 34 (12.78%) Subversion
3 27 (10.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.64%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.63%) Gradle
5 7 (2.63%) Ant
5 7 (2.63%) Maven
5 7 (2.63%) NUnit
6 5 (1.88%) Jenkins
6 5 (1.88%) Selenium
7 4 (1.50%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.50%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (1.50%) Moq
7 4 (1.50%) MSTest
8 3 (1.13%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.13%) PEAR
8 3 (1.13%) Trac
8 3 (1.13%) Robot Framework
8 3 (1.13%) JIRA
9 2 (0.75%) RequisitePro
General
1 54 (20.30%) Finance
2 11 (4.14%) Games
3 5 (1.88%) Publishing
4 4 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (0.75%) Banking
5 2 (0.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (38.72%) Developer
2 46 (17.29%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.92%) Project Manager
4 41 (15.41%) Senior Manager
5 39 (14.66%) C# Developer
6 38 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
7 32 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (11.28%) Analyst
9 25 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 24 (9.02%) Business Analyst
11 23 (8.65%) Senior Project Manager
11 23 (8.65%) Designer
12 21 (7.89%) Microsoft Developer
12 21 (7.89%) SharePoint Designer
13 20 (7.52%) Architect
14 19 (7.14%) Senior Developer
15 18 (6.77%) SharePoint Architect
15 18 (6.77%) Delivery Manager
16 16 (6.02%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (40.60%) .NET
2 84 (31.58%) HTML
3 67 (25.19%) CSS
4 61 (22.93%) HTML5
5 54 (20.30%) ASP.NET
6 40 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC
7 39 (14.66%) .NET Framework
7 39 (14.66%) jQuery
8 30 (11.28%) XSLT
9 27 (10.15%) AngularJS
10 24 (9.02%) WPF
11 21 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 20 (7.52%) WCF
13 18 (6.77%) XML
14 17 (6.39%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (5.64%) Web Services
16 14 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
17 12 (4.51%) CSS3
18 10 (3.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 10 (3.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.51%) User Experience
2 11 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.38%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.26%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.88%) iPad
5 5 (1.88%) iPhone
6 4 (1.50%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.75%) Statistics
7 2 (0.75%) Clustering
8 1 (0.38%) Blog
8 1 (0.38%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.89%) Windows
2 10 (3.76%) Android
3 9 (3.38%) Linux
4 4 (1.50%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.50%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.38%) Debian
6 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 260 (97.74%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 60 (22.56%) TDD
4 57 (21.43%) MVC
4 57 (21.43%) Project Management
5 55 (20.68%) DSDM
6 43 (16.17%) People Management
7 41 (15.41%) Agile Project Management
7 41 (15.41%) PRINCE2
8 37 (13.91%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (13.16%) Mentoring
10 27 (10.15%) E-Commerce
11 26 (9.77%) Software Engineering
12 24 (9.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 22 (8.27%) Configuration Management
13 22 (8.27%) Kanban
14 20 (7.52%) Migration
15 18 (6.77%) Business Development
15 18 (6.77%) Content Management
16 16 (6.02%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 87 (32.71%) C#
2 57 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 44 (16.54%) SQL
4 17 (6.39%) Java
5 16 (6.02%) PHP
6 14 (5.26%) T-SQL
7 6 (2.26%) C++
8 4 (1.50%) PHP5
8 4 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.75%) C
10 2 (0.75%) Clojure
11 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 99 (37.22%) SC Cleared
1 99 (37.22%) Security Cleared
2 17 (6.39%) DV Cleared
3 15 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (5.26%) ISEB
5 13 (4.89%) Degree
6 5 (1.88%) MCP
7 4 (1.50%) MCSD
8 3 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (1.13%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.75%) MCSE
10 1 (0.38%) Sun Certification
10 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (7.14%) SLA
2 5 (1.88%) QA
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.75%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Samba
Vendors
1 84 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.14%) Oracle
2 11 (4.14%) Google
3 6 (2.26%) Apple
4 4 (1.50%) HP
5 3 (1.13%) Adobe
6 2 (0.75%) Zend
6 2 (0.75%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.75%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.38%) Tableau
7 1 (0.38%) New Relic
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits (Depending on experience)
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: plus company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
University of Birmingham
Salary: Starting salary is normally in the range £38,511 to £45,954 . With potential progression once in post to £51,702 a year.
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago