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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 59 63 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 19 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.60% 2.50% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 3.26% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
525 583 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.23% 76.61% 81.83%
Number of salaries quoted 452 466 459
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 £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 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 3 July 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 - 7 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +5 4 £35,000 -12.50%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 £41,500 -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (77.50%) C#
3 30 (75.00%) .NET
4 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 27 (67.50%) MVC
6 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 24 (60.00%) TDD
7 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (50.00%) WCF
9 16 (40.00%) NUnit
9 16 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
9 16 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
9 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
10 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (35.00%) SQL
12 12 (30.00%) Finance
12 12 (30.00%) Kanban
12 12 (30.00%) Spring.NET
12 12 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
12 12 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
12 12 (30.00%) MSTest
12 12 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
12 12 (30.00%) Ninject
12 12 (30.00%) Moq
13 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
14 10 (25.00%) Facebook
14 10 (25.00%) Twitter
14 10 (25.00%) Social Network
14 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (22.50%) HTML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) NUnit
1 16 (40.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (30.00%) Moq
2 12 (30.00%) MSTest
3 6 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.00%) Subversion
4 3 (7.50%) Selenium
4 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (7.50%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.00%) Ranorex
5 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (62.50%) Developer
2 20 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Tester
4 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Lead Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Software Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) C# Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Software Development Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Software Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Development Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (7.50%) Programmer
6 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (50.00%) WCF
5 16 (40.00%) Castle Windsor
6 12 (30.00%) Ninject
6 12 (30.00%) Unity DI Container
6 12 (30.00%) Spring.NET
7 9 (22.50%) HTML
7 9 (22.50%) CSS
8 8 (20.00%) HTML5
9 7 (17.50%) jQuery
10 6 (15.00%) CSS3
11 5 (12.50%) WPF
11 5 (12.50%) WinForms
12 4 (10.00%) NHibernate
12 4 (10.00%) MonoRail
13 3 (7.50%) LINQ
13 3 (7.50%) Entity Framework
13 3 (7.50%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.00%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (25.00%) Social Network
3 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 4 (10.00%) Tandem
5 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
6 2 (5.00%) User Experience
6 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (67.50%) MVC
3 24 (60.00%) TDD
4 16 (40.00%) Web Application Development
5 15 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (30.00%) Kanban
6 12 (30.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (20.00%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) Unit Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Mentoring
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 5 (12.50%) Software Delivery
11 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (10.00%) SOA
11 4 (10.00%) BDD
12 3 (7.50%) Dependency Management
12 3 (7.50%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) C#
2 14 (35.00%) SQL
3 11 (27.50%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.50%) PHP
6 2 (5.00%) VB6
6 2 (5.00%) VB
7 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) ISEB
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Facebook
1 10 (25.00%) Twitter
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) VMware
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago