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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.67% 2.05% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.25% 2.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 109 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 68.79% 74.66% 62.93%
Number of salaries quoted 66 56 59
Average salary £35,000 £29,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.68% -21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £21,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,150 £80,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Shropshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +4 8 £37,500 -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Retail
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
5 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) SoapUI
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
1 6 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Test Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Test Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
1 1 (11.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) ISEB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 4 (44.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft