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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 71 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.83% 3.58% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 4.78% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 7
Average salary £55,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.53% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £50,000
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
567 481 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 78.53% 74.92% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 450 401 322
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -3 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) SQL
3 15 (55.56%) C#
3 15 (55.56%) .NET
3 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 12 (44.44%) N-Tier
5 11 (40.74%) MVC
6 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
8 6 (22.22%) HTML
8 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
8 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
8 6 (22.22%) CSS
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services
8 6 (22.22%) Windows
8 6 (22.22%) OO
8 6 (22.22%) Ajax
8 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (22.22%) WCF
8 6 (22.22%) jQuery
8 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (22.22%) HTML5
9 5 (18.52%) UNIX
9 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (18.52%) ETL
9 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
9 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
9 5 (18.52%) Dimensional Modelling

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (51.85%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 8 (29.63%) Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Programmer
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Software Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) .NET Programmer
5 5 (18.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (18.52%) C# Developer
6 4 (14.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Programmer
6 4 (14.81%) C# Programmer
6 4 (14.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 3 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (55.56%) .NET
1 15 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) Ajax
2 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (22.22%) WCF
2 6 (22.22%) jQuery
2 6 (22.22%) HTML5
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) CSS3
3 2 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Flex
3 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) N-Tier
2 2 (7.41%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) Smart Meter
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) MVC
3 10 (37.04%) Software Engineering
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (18.52%) Parallel Processing
5 5 (18.52%) Line Management
5 5 (18.52%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) E-Commerce
6 4 (14.81%) Multithreading
7 3 (11.11%) Web Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.41%) UML
8 2 (7.41%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (55.56%) C#
3 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 5 (18.52%) Shell Script
5 3 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (7.41%) C
6 2 (7.41%) C++
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C
6 2 (7.41%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Teradata
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blithe Computer Systems Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum negotiable dependent upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £380 - £400 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago