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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 46 68 41
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 27 12 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.12% 1.65% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 2.19% 5.96%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 31
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,840 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
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
571 549 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.04% 75.41% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 483 435 466
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 £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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 - 9 £45,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +7 6 £35,000 -
Tamworth - 4 £28,550 - 2
Stafford -6 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 - -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) C#
3 36 (73.47%) .NET
4 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
5 29 (59.18%) MVC
6 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
7 27 (55.10%) TDD
8 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC
9 25 (51.02%) WCF
10 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (38.78%) Rhino Mocks
11 19 (38.78%) NUnit
11 19 (38.78%) Castle Windsor
11 19 (38.78%) Web Application Development
12 17 (34.69%) SQL
12 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
13 15 (30.61%) Moq
13 15 (30.61%) Dependency Injection
13 15 (30.61%) Inversion of Control
13 15 (30.61%) Spring.NET
13 15 (30.61%) MSTest
13 15 (30.61%) Kanban
13 15 (30.61%) Ninject
13 15 (30.61%) Unity DI Container
14 14 (28.57%) Finance
15 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
16 10 (20.41%) HTML
16 10 (20.41%) CSS
16 10 (20.41%) Social Network
16 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Software

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.08%) Simulink
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (63.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) NUnit
1 19 (38.78%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (30.61%) Moq
2 15 (30.61%) MSTest
3 7 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (14.29%) Subversion
4 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.16%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 30 (61.22%) Developer
2 24 (48.98%) .NET Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Tester
4 6 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Software Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (4.08%) Project Officer
8 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (4.08%) Systems Tester
8 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Project Support Coordinator
9 1 (2.04%) Project Support Administrator
9 1 (2.04%) C# Programmer
9 1 (2.04%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (73.47%) .NET
2 28 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 26 (53.06%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (51.02%) WCF
5 19 (38.78%) Castle Windsor
6 15 (30.61%) Ninject
6 15 (30.61%) Unity DI Container
6 15 (30.61%) Spring.NET
7 10 (20.41%) CSS
7 10 (20.41%) HTML
8 9 (18.37%) WinForms
8 9 (18.37%) HTML5
8 9 (18.37%) WPF
9 8 (16.33%) jQuery
10 6 (12.24%) CSS3
11 5 (10.20%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (8.16%) LINQ
12 4 (8.16%) MonoRail
12 4 (8.16%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.61%) Inversion of Control
2 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (20.41%) Social Network
3 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) Tandem
5 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.08%) User Experience
5 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (59.18%) MVC
3 27 (55.10%) TDD
4 20 (40.82%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (38.78%) Web Application Development
6 15 (30.61%) Kanban
6 15 (30.61%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.29%) OO
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Software Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) BDD
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.20%) Requirements Management
9 5 (10.20%) MVVM
9 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.20%) SOA
10 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (75.51%) C#
2 17 (34.69%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 8 (16.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.12%) PHP
5 3 (6.12%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.08%) MATLAB
6 2 (4.08%) VB6
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) 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 1 (2.04%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Facebook
2 10 (20.41%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) VMware
Lichfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 24 days ago