The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 10.43% - 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% - 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
Scrum
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 88 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 67.83% 92.63% 77.27%
Number of salaries quoted 52 48 33
Average salary £44,000 £42,887 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% +7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £57,500 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Telford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Telford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Telford region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Telford

Scrum
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Banking
2 12 (85.71%) Retail
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Aerospace
2 12 (85.71%) ISEB
2 12 (85.71%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
5 4 (28.57%) UNIX
5 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
5 4 (28.57%) Selenium
5 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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.

Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
1 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
1 12 (85.71%) Aerospace
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Test Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) Software Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA