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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 49 59 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 15 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.21% 2.40% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.13% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 24
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
525 479 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 80.28% 76.52% 83.02%
Number of salaries quoted 468 383 405
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +3 10 £40,000 - 1
Tamworth - 6 £40,000 -
Stoke-on-Trent +4 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £50,000 - 1
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) C#
3 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
4 26 (70.27%) MVC
5 25 (67.57%) TDD
6 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
7 19 (51.35%) WCF
8 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (37.84%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (37.84%) Castle Windsor
9 14 (37.84%) Web Application Development
9 14 (37.84%) NUnit
9 14 (37.84%) Finance
10 12 (32.43%) SQL
11 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (27.03%) Spring.NET
12 10 (27.03%) Social Network
12 10 (27.03%) Ninject
12 10 (27.03%) Kanban
12 10 (27.03%) Moq
12 10 (27.03%) Dependency Injection
12 10 (27.03%) Inversion of Control
12 10 (27.03%) MSTest
12 10 (27.03%) Facebook
12 10 (27.03%) Twitter
12 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
12 10 (27.03%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
13 9 (24.32%) T-SQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (81.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (37.84%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (37.84%) NUnit
2 10 (27.03%) Moq
2 10 (27.03%) MSTest
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) .NET Developer
3 11 (29.73%) Programmer
4 7 (18.92%) Software Programmer
4 7 (18.92%) C# Programmer
5 6 (16.22%) Lead Programmer
5 6 (16.22%) Software Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Software Development Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Development Team Leader
5 6 (16.22%) Technical Team Leader
6 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Programmer
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (10.81%) Test Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) ASP.NET
3 19 (51.35%) WCF
4 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (37.84%) Castle Windsor
6 10 (27.03%) Spring.NET
6 10 (27.03%) Ninject
6 10 (27.03%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (18.92%) .NET Framework
7 7 (18.92%) Entity Framework
8 6 (16.22%) HTML
9 5 (13.51%) CSS
9 5 (13.51%) CSS3
9 5 (13.51%) HTML5
10 4 (10.81%) MonoRail
10 4 (10.81%) jQuery
10 4 (10.81%) NHibernate
11 3 (8.11%) Web Services
11 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (8.11%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Social Network
1 10 (27.03%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (18.92%) N-Tier
3 4 (10.81%) Tandem
4 2 (5.41%) User Experience
5 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) MVC
3 25 (67.57%) TDD
4 14 (37.84%) Web Application Development
5 11 (29.73%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (27.03%) Kanban
6 10 (27.03%) Dependency Injection
7 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
8 7 (18.92%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) Mentoring
9 6 (16.22%) QMS
10 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
12 3 (8.11%) BDD
13 2 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
13 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
13 2 (5.41%) SOA
14 1 (2.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) C#
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
4 8 (21.62%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 4 (10.81%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Facebook
1 10 (27.03%) Twitter
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago