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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 387 290 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.65% 5.37% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.92% 6.72% 6.39%
Number of salaries quoted 334 260 268
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4886 4315 4255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.00% 79.86% 78.94%
Number of salaries quoted 4006 3600 3591
Average salary £42,500 £41,405 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.64% +3.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Scrum Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Scrum
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Birmingham +23 159 £45,000 -10.00% 18
Warwickshire -4 76 £50,000 +28.20% 9
Worcestershire +9 48 £37,500 -15.25% 8
Coventry -12 44 £45,000 -18.18% 9
Solihull -8 19 £32,500 -20.73% 5
Staffordshire +4 16 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Shropshire -4 7 £50,000 +42.85% 4
Wolverhampton +2 5 £37,500 -21.05%
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £27,500 -
Halesowen - 2 £32,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 655 (94.93%) Agile Software Development
2 310 (44.93%) .NET
3 267 (38.70%) C#
4 221 (32.03%) TDD
5 201 (29.13%) SQL Server
6 187 (27.10%) HTML
7 169 (24.49%) MVC
8 167 (24.20%) JavaScript
8 167 (24.20%) SQL
8 167 (24.20%) Kanban
9 166 (24.06%) Microsoft
10 163 (23.62%) ASP.NET
11 158 (22.90%) Continuous Integration
12 151 (21.88%) CSS
13 120 (17.39%) HTML5
14 118 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC
15 101 (14.64%) jQuery
16 100 (14.49%) Project Management
17 99 (14.35%) Security Cleared
18 97 (14.06%) SC Cleared
19 93 (13.48%) Java
20 91 (13.19%) Degree
21 84 (12.17%) Finance
22 81 (11.74%) Software Engineering
23 78 (11.30%) WCF
24 74 (10.72%) Windows
25 73 (10.58%) PRINCE2
25 73 (10.58%) Visual Studio
25 73 (10.58%) Mentoring
26 70 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 59 (8.55%) SharePoint
2 40 (5.80%) SharePoint 2010
3 38 (5.51%) SharePoint 2013
4 33 (4.78%) Tomcat
5 26 (3.77%) CMS
6 24 (3.48%) IIS
7 16 (2.32%) WordPress
8 15 (2.17%) GlassFish
9 13 (1.88%) Apache
10 12 (1.74%) Node.js
11 11 (1.59%) JBoss
12 6 (0.87%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
14 4 (0.58%) WorkSite
15 3 (0.43%) OpenStack
16 2 (0.29%) nginx
16 2 (0.29%) Confluence
16 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.29%) SAS
17 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 49 (7.10%) MS Excel
2 30 (4.35%) InfoPath
3 18 (2.61%) MS Office
4 12 (1.74%) MS Project
5 6 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 13 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.36%) Office 365
2 22 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.61%) Google Analytics
4 17 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.03%) SaaS
6 3 (0.43%) PaaS
6 3 (0.43%) IaaS
7 2 (0.29%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.29%) GitHub
8 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.48%) Internet
2 9 (1.30%) Broadband
2 9 (1.30%) HTTP
3 6 (0.87%) DNS
3 6 (0.87%) Firewall
4 5 (0.72%) Wireshark
4 5 (0.72%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (29.13%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.93%) MySQL
3 31 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (3.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 10 (1.45%) Relational Database
7 8 (1.16%) MongoDB
8 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (0.72%) Big Data
9 5 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.58%) SQLite
10 4 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (0.43%) OLAP
11 3 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 73 (10.58%) Visual Studio
2 70 (10.14%) Subversion
3 69 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 61 (8.84%) NUnit
5 58 (8.41%) Rhino Mocks
6 54 (7.83%) Moq
6 54 (7.83%) MSTest
7 45 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
8 28 (4.06%) Maven
9 18 (2.61%) JUnit
10 15 (2.17%) Selenium
10 15 (2.17%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.30%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.16%) Ant
12 8 (1.16%) Gradle
13 7 (1.01%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.87%) PHPUnit
14 6 (0.87%) Robot Framework
15 5 (0.72%) JIRA
15 5 (0.72%) RequisitePro
General
1 84 (12.17%) Finance
2 24 (3.48%) Marketing
3 20 (2.90%) Billing
4 16 (2.32%) Retail
5 13 (1.88%) Games
5 13 (1.88%) Electronics
5 13 (1.88%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.30%) Banking
6 9 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (1.30%) Music Industry
7 5 (0.72%) Publishing
7 5 (0.72%) Aerospace
7 5 (0.72%) Automotive
8 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.14%) Advertising
9 1 (0.14%) Legal
9 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 314 (45.51%) Developer
2 135 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 87 (12.61%) Analyst
4 67 (9.71%) Senior Developer
5 63 (9.13%) Project Manager
6 60 (8.70%) Business Analyst
7 49 (7.10%) Software Engineer
8 48 (6.96%) C# Developer
9 45 (6.52%) Agile Project Manager
10 44 (6.38%) Java Developer
11 43 (6.23%) Senior Manager
12 40 (5.80%) C# .NET Developer
13 34 (4.93%) Software Developer
13 34 (4.93%) Senior Java Developer
14 33 (4.78%) Architect
15 30 (4.35%) Designer
16 26 (3.77%) Senior Software Engineer
16 26 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 25 (3.62%) Senior Project Manager
17 25 (3.62%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 310 (44.93%) .NET
2 187 (27.10%) HTML
3 163 (23.62%) ASP.NET
4 151 (21.88%) CSS
5 120 (17.39%) HTML5
6 118 (17.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 101 (14.64%) jQuery
8 78 (11.30%) WCF
9 64 (9.28%) CSS3
10 63 (9.13%) J2EE
11 62 (8.99%) .NET Framework
12 61 (8.84%) Castle Windsor
13 58 (8.41%) AngularJS
14 57 (8.26%) Spring.NET
15 54 (7.83%) Ninject
15 54 (7.83%) Unity DI Container
16 50 (7.25%) Web Services
17 47 (6.81%) WPF
18 41 (5.94%) Spring
19 38 (5.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (7.83%) Inversion of Control
2 42 (6.09%) Computer Science
3 37 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 35 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
4 35 (5.07%) User Experience
5 27 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.17%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.74%) Mathematics
8 11 (1.59%) Physics
9 10 (1.45%) Social Network
10 9 (1.30%) Learning Management System
11 8 (1.16%) Artificial Intelligence
12 6 (0.87%) iPhone
12 6 (0.87%) iPad
13 5 (0.72%) Clustering
14 4 (0.58%) E-Learning
14 4 (0.58%) SCORM
14 4 (0.58%) Tandem
14 4 (0.58%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.72%) Windows
2 56 (8.12%) Linux
3 22 (3.19%) Android
4 19 (2.75%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.46%) UNIX
6 16 (2.32%) Solaris
7 5 (0.72%) Windows 8
8 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.14%) OS/400
10 1 (0.14%) zOS
10 1 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 655 (94.93%) Agile Software Development
2 221 (32.03%) TDD
3 169 (24.49%) MVC
4 167 (24.20%) Kanban
5 158 (22.90%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (14.49%) Project Management
7 81 (11.74%) Software Engineering
8 73 (10.58%) PRINCE2
8 73 (10.58%) Mentoring
9 70 (10.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 68 (9.86%) Dependency Injection
11 63 (9.13%) Web Application Development
12 60 (8.70%) Unit Testing
13 59 (8.55%) E-Commerce
14 58 (8.41%) DSDM
15 53 (7.68%) People Management
16 49 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 43 (6.23%) Agile Project Management
18 40 (5.80%) OO
19 39 (5.65%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 267 (38.70%) C#
2 167 (24.20%) JavaScript
2 167 (24.20%) SQL
3 93 (13.48%) Java
4 50 (7.25%) VB.NET
5 40 (5.80%) Python
6 39 (5.65%) PHP
7 30 (4.35%) Perl
7 30 (4.35%) C++
8 27 (3.91%) T-SQL
9 23 (3.33%) VB
10 16 (2.32%) Ruby
10 16 (2.32%) PowerShell
11 13 (1.88%) Shell Script
12 7 (1.01%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.72%) C
14 4 (0.58%) PHP5
14 4 (0.58%) Apex Code
14 4 (0.58%) VB6
15 3 (0.43%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 99 (14.35%) Security Cleared
2 97 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 91 (13.19%) Degree
4 35 (5.07%) ISEB
5 19 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 17 (2.46%) DV Cleared
6 17 (2.46%) ISTQB
7 14 (2.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 11 (1.59%) PhD
9 6 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.87%) MCP
10 5 (0.72%) MCSD
10 5 (0.72%) MCSE
11 2 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.14%) MCTS
12 1 (0.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (6.52%) QA
2 21 (3.04%) SLA
3 6 (0.87%) TickIT
4 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.43%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) Samba
3 1 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (3.91%) Nagios
2 19 (2.75%) Puppet
3 16 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.17%) Ansible
4 15 (2.17%) BladeLogic
4 15 (2.17%) Unicenter
4 15 (2.17%) Tivoli
5 12 (1.74%) Control-M
5 12 (1.74%) OpenNMS
6 3 (0.43%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 166 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.65%) Oracle
3 23 (3.33%) Google
4 17 (2.46%) Zend
5 13 (1.88%) Telerik
6 12 (1.74%) Twitter
7 10 (1.45%) Facebook
8 7 (1.01%) Apple
9 4 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.58%) HP
10 3 (0.43%) Adobe
11 2 (0.29%) Informatica
11 2 (0.29%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.29%) SAP
11 2 (0.29%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.29%) Ab Initio
11 2 (0.29%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.14%) New Relic
12 1 (0.14%) VMware
12 1 (0.14%) Tableau
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Non contrib Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT Limited
Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
ISL Recruitment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £30k - £55k per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Additional Resources Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Talent International
Salary: £30k - £55k per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
The People Network
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago