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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 50 58 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 12 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.78% 1.95% 6.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.61% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 35
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £40,000 £41,500
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 459 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.54% 74.76% 76.83%
Number of salaries quoted 413 386 316
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 4 £55,000 +37.50%
Burton-upon-Trent - 4 £50,000 - 1
Cannock - 1 £42,500 -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (73.91%) C#
2 17 (73.91%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
7 9 (39.13%) SQL
7 9 (39.13%) MVC
7 9 (39.13%) TDD
8 8 (34.78%) OO
9 7 (30.43%) HTML
9 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
9 7 (30.43%) jQuery
10 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
10 6 (26.09%) Marketing
10 6 (26.09%) WCF
11 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
11 5 (21.74%) CSS
11 5 (21.74%) OOP
11 5 (21.74%) NUnit
11 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
11 5 (21.74%) Kanban
11 5 (21.74%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
12 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
12 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
12 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
12 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) NUnit
1 5 (21.74%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (26.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Developer
2 11 (47.83%) .NET Developer
3 8 (34.78%) Programmer
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineer
4 6 (26.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (21.74%) Team Leader
6 4 (17.39%) Development Team Leader
7 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 3 (13.04%) Software Programmer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (8.70%) Lead Programmer
8 2 (8.70%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 2 (8.70%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (8.70%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (8.70%) Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
8 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) ASP.NET
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) WCF
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
5 5 (21.74%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.35%) WPF
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.35%) XML
7 1 (4.35%) WinForms
7 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) TDD
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) Software Engineering
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) Kanban
5 5 (21.74%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
7 3 (13.04%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) Line Management
7 3 (13.04%) Parallel Processing
7 3 (13.04%) Data Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Dimensional Modelling
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
8 2 (8.70%) QMS
8 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 7 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 5 (21.74%) VB.NET
5 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Teradata
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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