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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 44 57 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 24 7 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.12% 1.33% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 1.78% 8.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 32
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
454 394 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.87% 74.76% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 404 335 370
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 £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Tamworth - 9 £40,000 - 1
Lichfield 0 8 £40,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent +4 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 - 1
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 38 (86.36%) C#
3 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 30 (68.18%) MVC
5 29 (65.91%) TDD
6 19 (43.18%) WCF
7 17 (38.64%) NUnit
7 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
8 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 14 (31.82%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) OO
10 13 (29.55%) Kanban
11 12 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
11 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
11 12 (27.27%) HTML
11 12 (27.27%) Finance
12 10 (22.73%) CSS
12 10 (22.73%) jQuery
13 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
13 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
13 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
14 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
14 8 (18.18%) Social Network
14 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.27%) CMS
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 12 (27.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (38.64%) NUnit
2 12 (27.27%) Rhino Mocks
3 8 (18.18%) Moq
3 8 (18.18%) MSTest
4 5 (11.36%) Cucumber
5 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
6 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Marketing
3 4 (9.09%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.09%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (68.18%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.27%) Programmer
4 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 8 (18.18%) Development Team Leader
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 7 (15.91%) Software Programmer
5 7 (15.91%) C# Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Lead Programmer
6 6 (13.64%) Software Development Team Leader
6 6 (13.64%) .NET Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Leader
6 6 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 6 (13.64%) C# Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (13.64%) Software Team Leader
7 5 (11.36%) .NET Programmer
8 4 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.09%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (86.36%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 19 (43.18%) WCF
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (27.27%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (27.27%) HTML
6 10 (22.73%) CSS
6 10 (22.73%) jQuery
7 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
8 8 (18.18%) Ninject
8 8 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 8 (18.18%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (18.18%) Spring.NET
9 5 (11.36%) HTML5
9 5 (11.36%) CSS3
10 4 (9.09%) MonoRail
10 4 (9.09%) NHibernate
11 3 (6.82%) LINQ
11 3 (6.82%) Web Services
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Social Network
1 8 (18.18%) Inversion of Control
1 8 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 8 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.09%) Tandem
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (68.18%) MVC
3 29 (65.91%) TDD
4 13 (29.55%) OO
4 13 (29.55%) Kanban
5 12 (27.27%) Web Application Development
6 9 (20.45%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.45%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (15.91%) Mentoring
8 7 (15.91%) Software Engineering
9 6 (13.64%) QMS
10 5 (11.36%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (11.36%) OOP
10 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
11 4 (9.09%) Software Testing
12 3 (6.82%) SOA
12 3 (6.82%) BDD
13 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
13 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (86.36%) C#
2 14 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.82%) SQL
3 9 (20.45%) T-SQL
4 6 (13.64%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.27%) VB6
5 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) ISEB
1 4 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Facebook
2 8 (18.18%) Twitter
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tamworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago