The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 16 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 6.86% 1.25% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.24% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 0
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 Walsall region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 76 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 83.33% 95.00% 61.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 69 16
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,700 £52,500 £50,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Scrum
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Walsall

Scrum
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) ERP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 9 (75.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) ScrumMaster
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) Use Case
3 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL