The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 54 56 36
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.51% 2.18% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 3.04% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 33
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
550 460 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 81.12% 71.54% 79.89%
Number of salaries quoted 459 377 338
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 25 November 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 6 £52,500 +31.25%
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 - 1
Cannock - 1 £42,500 -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) C#
2 17 (65.38%) .NET
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
7 11 (42.31%) SQL
8 10 (38.46%) MVC
9 9 (34.62%) HTML
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) jQuery
10 8 (30.77%) TDD
11 7 (26.92%) CSS
11 7 (26.92%) OO
12 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
12 6 (23.08%) Marketing
13 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
13 5 (19.23%) WCF
13 5 (19.23%) Kanban
13 5 (19.23%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
13 5 (19.23%) NUnit
13 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
13 5 (19.23%) OOP
13 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
13 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
14 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
15 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
15 3 (11.54%) Teradata

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (46.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) NUnit
1 5 (19.23%) Cucumber
2 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
2 2 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) Programmer
4 6 (23.08%) .NET Software Engineer
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Programmer
6 4 (15.38%) Team Leader
7 3 (11.54%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 3 (11.54%) Software Programmer
7 3 (11.54%) C# Programmer
7 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Architect
8 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
8 2 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 7 (26.92%) CSS
5 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
5 5 (19.23%) WCF
6 3 (11.54%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 2 (7.69%) Web Services
7 2 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (7.69%) Ajax
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (3.85%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.85%) WinForms
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) CSS3
8 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.85%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.69%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) MVC
3 8 (30.77%) TDD
4 7 (26.92%) OO
5 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Kanban
6 5 (19.23%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (19.23%) OOP
7 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
8 3 (11.54%) ETL
8 3 (11.54%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Parallel Processing
8 3 (11.54%) Dimensional Modelling
8 3 (11.54%) Product Management
8 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Line Management
8 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.69%) People Management
9 2 (7.69%) Web Testing
9 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) C#
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) Shell Script
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Teradata
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems
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