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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 25 - 28
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.72% - 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% - 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £59,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
87 57 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 75.00% 73.08% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 76 50 30
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £23,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 16 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) ISEB
2 12 (85.71%) Finance
2 12 (85.71%) Aerospace
2 12 (85.71%) QA
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 4 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 4 (28.57%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) UNIX
4 4 (28.57%) Selenium

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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%) SoapUI
1 4 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 12 (85.71%) Banking
1 12 (85.71%) Retail
1 12 (85.71%) Finance
1 12 (85.71%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Test Analyst
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Test Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Automation Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) ScrumMaster
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
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) ISEB
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 8 (57.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (85.71%) QA