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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 36 66 38
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 5.75% 1.42% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.57% 1.83% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 31 9 28
Average salary £37,500 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,250 £47,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
563 547 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.42% 77.48% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 480 420 449
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Lichfield - 10 £45,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +9 9 £37,500 - 3
Stafford -7 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Tamworth - 4 £28,550 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 48 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (67.35%) C#
3 32 (65.31%) .NET
4 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
5 24 (48.98%) MVC
6 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
6 23 (46.94%) TDD
6 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (44.90%) WCF
8 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
9 16 (32.65%) SQL
10 15 (30.61%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (30.61%) NUnit
10 15 (30.61%) Rhino Mocks
10 15 (30.61%) Web Application Development
11 13 (26.53%) Moq
11 13 (26.53%) Unity DI Container
11 13 (26.53%) Ninject
11 13 (26.53%) Dependency Injection
11 13 (26.53%) Inversion of Control
11 13 (26.53%) MSTest
11 13 (26.53%) Kanban
11 13 (26.53%) Spring.NET
12 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
13 10 (20.41%) HTML
13 10 (20.41%) WinForms
13 10 (20.41%) Finance
13 10 (20.41%) WPF
14 9 (18.37%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.08%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (30.61%) NUnit
1 15 (30.61%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (26.53%) Moq
2 13 (26.53%) MSTest
3 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.24%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Ranorex
6 2 (4.08%) JIRA
7 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.04%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) .NET Developer
3 8 (16.33%) Tester
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Software Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Tester
5 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.08%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Support Coordinator
7 1 (2.04%) Project Support Administrator
7 1 (2.04%) Validation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (65.31%) .NET
2 25 (51.02%) ASP.NET
3 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (44.90%) WCF
5 15 (30.61%) Castle Windsor
6 13 (26.53%) Ninject
6 13 (26.53%) Spring.NET
6 13 (26.53%) Unity DI Container
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
7 10 (20.41%) WPF
7 10 (20.41%) WinForms
8 9 (18.37%) CSS
9 7 (14.29%) jQuery
9 7 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (12.24%) HTML5
11 4 (8.16%) SOAP
12 3 (6.12%) React
12 3 (6.12%) CSS3
12 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.24%) Social Network
3 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.08%) Tandem
4 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (48.98%) MVC
3 23 (46.94%) TDD
4 19 (38.78%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (30.61%) Web Application Development
6 13 (26.53%) Kanban
6 13 (26.53%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (16.33%) Software Engineering
7 8 (16.33%) BDD
8 7 (14.29%) MVVM
8 7 (14.29%) Requirements Management
8 7 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (14.29%) OO
9 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
10 5 (10.20%) Software Delivery
10 5 (10.20%) SOA
10 5 (10.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (67.35%) C#
2 16 (32.65%) SQL
3 11 (22.45%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) VB
6 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.04%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Facebook
2 6 (12.24%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
3 1 (2.04%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 50,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Lichfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago