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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 37 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 299 195 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.69% 3.98% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 4.91% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 250 179 190
Average salary £44,750 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.14% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,350 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4230 3971 3950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.45% 81.06% 77.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3533 3294 3309
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +41 117 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Coventry +7 68 £45,000 -3.22% 6
Warwickshire -4 53 £45,000 +5.88% 9
Staffordshire +8 22 £40,000 - 4
Solihull -13 12 £37,500 -8.53% 8
Worcestershire -13 5 £36,500 -2.66% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 5 £27,500 -
Shropshire -8 2 £59,000 - 2
Wolverhampton +7 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Herefordshire - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 622 (94.96%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (47.79%) .NET
3 267 (40.76%) C#
4 220 (33.59%) TDD
5 200 (30.53%) HTML
6 197 (30.08%) MVC
7 194 (29.62%) SQL Server
8 185 (28.24%) JavaScript
9 177 (27.02%) CSS
10 176 (26.87%) ASP.NET
11 168 (25.65%) SQL
12 159 (24.27%) Kanban
13 141 (21.53%) Microsoft
14 130 (19.85%) jQuery
15 129 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
16 116 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
17 106 (16.18%) HTML5
18 85 (12.98%) .NET Framework
19 83 (12.67%) Degree
20 81 (12.37%) Java
21 80 (12.21%) Dependency Injection
22 79 (12.06%) Finance
23 78 (11.91%) WCF
24 76 (11.60%) Project Management
25 75 (11.45%) NUnit
26 73 (11.15%) Ajax
27 70 (10.69%) OO
28 69 (10.53%) Visual Studio
29 68 (10.38%) CSS3
30 66 (10.08%) Castle Windsor

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 48 (7.33%) SharePoint
2 38 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 37 (5.65%) SharePoint 2010
4 31 (4.73%) SharePoint 2013
4 31 (4.73%) WordPress
5 19 (2.90%) IIS
6 18 (2.75%) CMS
7 16 (2.44%) GlassFish
8 9 (1.37%) JBoss
9 7 (1.07%) Apache
9 7 (1.07%) SharePoint Server
10 5 (0.76%) Drupal
11 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.46%) FileNet
11 3 (0.46%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.46%) Documentum
11 3 (0.46%) Node.js
12 2 (0.31%) SAS
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.15%) WorkSite
Applications
1 55 (8.40%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.14%) InfoPath
3 11 (1.68%) MS Office
4 10 (1.53%) MS Project
5 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.31%) SPSS
7 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 14 (2.14%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.73%) Office 365
2 19 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.90%) SaaS
3 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.76%) GitHub
5 2 (0.31%) IaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.90%) Internet
2 14 (2.14%) Broadband
3 8 (1.22%) HTTPS
4 5 (0.76%) SAN
4 5 (0.76%) DNS
4 5 (0.76%) Firewall
4 5 (0.76%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.31%) HTTP
6 1 (0.15%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (29.62%) SQL Server
2 45 (6.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 42 (6.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 27 (4.12%) MySQL
5 22 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (1.07%) Relational Database
10 6 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.61%) Big Data
12 4 (0.61%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.61%) OLAP
13 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 75 (11.45%) NUnit
2 69 (10.53%) Visual Studio
3 64 (9.77%) Rhino Mocks
4 60 (9.16%) Moq
4 60 (9.16%) MSTest
5 57 (8.70%) Git (software)
6 55 (8.40%) Subversion
7 43 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
8 26 (3.97%) Maven
9 24 (3.66%) JUnit
10 18 (2.75%) ReSharper
11 15 (2.29%) Selenium
12 6 (0.92%) PHPUnit
12 6 (0.92%) QUnit
13 5 (0.76%) JIRA
13 5 (0.76%) RequisitePro
14 4 (0.61%) Ant
14 4 (0.61%) Jenkins
14 4 (0.61%) SoapUI
15 3 (0.46%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 79 (12.06%) Finance
2 38 (5.80%) Retail
3 34 (5.19%) Telecoms
4 32 (4.89%) Marketing
5 26 (3.97%) Billing
6 16 (2.44%) Banking
6 16 (2.44%) Aerospace
7 12 (1.83%) Automotive
8 9 (1.37%) Advertising
9 6 (0.92%) Games
10 4 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (0.61%) Electronics
11 1 (0.15%) Publishing
11 1 (0.15%) Legal
11 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 329 (50.23%) Developer
2 168 (25.65%) .NET Developer
3 109 (16.64%) Analyst
4 76 (11.60%) Business Analyst
5 73 (11.15%) Senior Developer
6 72 (10.99%) C# Developer
7 64 (9.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 52 (7.94%) Web Developer
9 46 (7.02%) Project Manager
10 45 (6.87%) Software Developer
11 43 (6.56%) Architect
12 35 (5.34%) Java Developer
13 34 (5.19%) Agile Business Analyst
14 32 (4.89%) ASP.NET Developer
14 32 (4.89%) Software Engineer
15 30 (4.58%) Senior Java Developer
15 30 (4.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 28 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
17 26 (3.97%) Senior Manager
18 24 (3.66%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (47.79%) .NET
2 200 (30.53%) HTML
3 177 (27.02%) CSS
4 176 (26.87%) ASP.NET
5 130 (19.85%) jQuery
6 116 (17.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 106 (16.18%) HTML5
8 85 (12.98%) .NET Framework
9 78 (11.91%) WCF
10 73 (11.15%) Ajax
11 68 (10.38%) CSS3
12 66 (10.08%) Castle Windsor
13 62 (9.47%) Spring.NET
13 62 (9.47%) J2EE
14 61 (9.31%) Entity Framework
15 60 (9.16%) Ninject
15 60 (9.16%) Unity DI Container
16 56 (8.55%) Web Services
17 49 (7.48%) JSON
18 42 (6.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.16%) Inversion of Control
2 48 (7.33%) Enterprise Software
3 34 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (5.04%) User Experience
5 25 (3.82%) Mobile App
6 21 (3.21%) N-Tier
7 18 (2.75%) Computer Science
8 17 (2.60%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.68%) iPhone
9 11 (1.68%) iPad
10 10 (1.53%) Social Network
10 10 (1.53%) Open Source
11 6 (0.92%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.76%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.76%) Clustering
13 4 (0.61%) E-Learning
13 4 (0.61%) SCORM
13 4 (0.61%) Tandem
13 4 (0.61%) Learning Management System
14 3 (0.46%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (9.47%) Windows
2 51 (7.79%) Linux
3 27 (4.12%) UNIX
4 20 (3.05%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.44%) Solaris
6 15 (2.29%) Android
7 10 (1.53%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.31%) FreeBSD
9 1 (0.15%) OS/400
9 1 (0.15%) zOS
9 1 (0.15%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 622 (94.96%) Agile Software Development
2 220 (33.59%) TDD
3 197 (30.08%) MVC
4 159 (24.27%) Kanban
5 129 (19.69%) Continuous Integration
6 80 (12.21%) Dependency Injection
7 76 (11.60%) Project Management
8 70 (10.69%) OO
9 64 (9.77%) E-Commerce
10 61 (9.31%) Software Engineering
11 59 (9.01%) Web Application Development
12 56 (8.55%) PRINCE2
13 53 (8.09%) Mentoring
14 45 (6.87%) Unit Testing
15 42 (6.41%) Content Management
15 42 (6.41%) Test Automation
16 41 (6.26%) User Acceptance Testing
17 40 (6.11%) CRM
17 40 (6.11%) BDD
18 36 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 267 (40.76%) C#
2 185 (28.24%) JavaScript
3 168 (25.65%) SQL
4 81 (12.37%) Java
5 50 (7.63%) T-SQL
6 49 (7.48%) PHP
7 46 (7.02%) VB.NET
8 40 (6.11%) Python
9 34 (5.19%) Perl
10 22 (3.36%) Ruby
11 20 (3.05%) Shell Script
11 20 (3.05%) VB
12 18 (2.75%) C++
13 16 (2.44%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.37%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.07%) C
15 7 (1.07%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.07%) XAML
16 4 (0.61%) Groovy
17 3 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 83 (12.67%) Degree
2 53 (8.09%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.94%) SC Cleared
3 52 (7.94%) ISEB
4 24 (3.66%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 19 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (1.37%) MCP
7 6 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (0.76%) MCSE
8 5 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.46%) PhD
9 3 (0.46%) MCSD
10 1 (0.15%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 52 (7.94%) QA
2 12 (1.83%) SLA
3 2 (0.31%) TickIT
System Software
1 5 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 29 (4.43%) Nagios
2 18 (2.75%) Puppet
3 17 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.29%) Ansible
4 15 (2.29%) Unicenter
4 15 (2.29%) Tivoli
4 15 (2.29%) BladeLogic
5 14 (2.14%) OpenNMS
6 12 (1.83%) Control-M
7 6 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 141 (21.53%) Microsoft
2 32 (4.89%) Oracle
3 31 (4.73%) Zend
4 15 (2.29%) Google
5 12 (1.83%) Apple
6 10 (1.53%) HP
6 10 (1.53%) Facebook
6 10 (1.53%) Twitter
7 8 (1.22%) Telerik
8 4 (0.61%) IBM
9 3 (0.46%) Stellent
9 3 (0.46%) OpenText
9 3 (0.46%) Adobe
9 3 (0.46%) EMC
10 2 (0.31%) Informatica
10 2 (0.31%) Business Objects
10 2 (0.31%) SAP
10 2 (0.31%) Ab Initio
10 2 (0.31%) BT
10 2 (0.31%) Sencha
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 52,000 plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £20000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £33000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago