The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 33 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 18 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 6.18% 3.54% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 4.95% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 37 18 27
Average salary £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 364 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 78.46% 71.51% 84.98%
Number of salaries quoted 396 284 386
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Scrum
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Coventry region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Coventry

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Coventry

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (63.41%) Java
3 31 (37.80%) QA
4 30 (36.59%) J2EE
5 29 (35.37%) Retail
6 21 (25.61%) OO
7 18 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (20.73%) TDD
8 17 (20.73%) Java EE
8 17 (20.73%) Internet
9 16 (19.51%) SQL
10 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
11 13 (15.85%) .NET
12 12 (14.63%) Line Management
13 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
13 11 (13.41%) BDD
13 11 (13.41%) CSS
13 11 (13.41%) HTML
13 11 (13.41%) German Language
14 10 (12.20%) Linux
15 9 (10.98%) Project Management
15 9 (10.98%) MVC
15 9 (10.98%) Kanban
16 8 (9.76%) Performance Testing
16 8 (9.76%) ISEB
16 8 (9.76%) Web Services
16 8 (9.76%) Windows
16 8 (9.76%) C#
16 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
16 8 (9.76%) Coaching

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.66%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
2 4 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MSTest
1 2 (2.44%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (2.44%) Moq
1 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (1.22%) Selenium
2 1 (1.22%) FitNesse
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (35.37%) Retail
2 11 (13.41%) German Language
3 5 (6.10%) Finance
4 4 (4.88%) Back Office
4 4 (4.88%) Games
5 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 3 (3.66%) Electronics
5 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 34 (41.46%) Developer
2 28 (34.15%) Project Manager
3 24 (29.27%) Java Developer
4 23 (28.05%) Development Project Manager
4 23 (28.05%) Development Manager
5 19 (23.17%) Senior Developer
5 19 (23.17%) Senior Java Developer
6 15 (18.29%) Software Project Manager
6 15 (18.29%) Software Development Manager
6 15 (18.29%) Software Development Project Manager
6 15 (18.29%) Software Manager
7 8 (9.76%) .NET Developer
8 7 (8.54%) Senior Tester
8 7 (8.54%) Tester
9 6 (7.32%) QA Manager
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Project Manager
10 5 (6.10%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (6.10%) Software Developer
11 4 (4.88%) Software Consultant
11 4 (4.88%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.59%) J2EE
2 17 (20.73%) Java EE
3 13 (15.85%) .NET
4 11 (13.41%) HTML
4 11 (13.41%) CSS
5 8 (9.76%) ASP.NET
5 8 (9.76%) Web Services
6 6 (7.32%) jQuery
7 5 (6.10%) XML
7 5 (6.10%) WCF
8 4 (4.88%) WPF
8 4 (4.88%) XHTML
8 4 (4.88%) SOAP
8 4 (4.88%) RESTful
8 4 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (4.88%) Grails
9 3 (3.66%) XSLT
9 3 (3.66%) Spring.NET
9 3 (3.66%) Castle Windsor
9 3 (3.66%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (3.66%) DTV
3 2 (2.44%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.44%) EPoS
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.20%) Linux
2 8 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (25.61%) OO
3 17 (20.73%) TDD
4 12 (14.63%) Line Management
5 11 (13.41%) Mentoring
5 11 (13.41%) BDD
6 9 (10.98%) Kanban
6 9 (10.98%) MVC
6 9 (10.98%) Project Management
7 8 (9.76%) Performance Testing
7 8 (9.76%) Coaching
8 7 (8.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (7.32%) Test Automation
9 6 (7.32%) Product Management
10 5 (6.10%) Automated Testing
10 5 (6.10%) ATDD
11 4 (4.88%) Agile Testing
11 4 (4.88%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.88%) Programme Management
11 4 (4.88%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) Java
2 16 (19.51%) SQL
3 15 (18.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (9.76%) C#
5 4 (4.88%) Groovy
6 2 (2.44%) Jython
6 2 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (1.22%) XAML
7 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) ISEB
2 4 (4.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (37.80%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (6.10%) Oracle
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.66%) SAP
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