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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 36 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 326 321 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.83% 5.87% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 7.31% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 300 293 199
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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
4723 4391 4380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.48% 80.23% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 3867 3645 3717
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,854
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,299 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 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 September 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 -7 97 £42,500 -15.00% 14
Warwickshire -11 55 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Coventry -2 42 £45,000 -8.16% 4
Staffordshire +35 41 £37,500 -23.07% 6
Worcestershire +17 38 £35,750 -28.50% 5
Shropshire +21 34 £51,459 +47.02% 1
Wolverhampton -8 7 £37,500 +15.38%
Herefordshire +3 4 £40,000 +14.28%
Solihull -18 2 £28,500 -30.48%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £38,750 -
Halesowen - 2 £32,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 642 (96.11%) Agile Software Development
2 285 (42.66%) .NET
3 272 (40.72%) C#
4 234 (35.03%) TDD
5 201 (30.09%) SQL Server
6 175 (26.20%) Microsoft
7 170 (25.45%) SQL
8 164 (24.55%) HTML
9 163 (24.40%) MVC
10 162 (24.25%) JavaScript
11 157 (23.50%) ASP.NET
12 156 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
13 136 (20.36%) Kanban
14 126 (18.86%) CSS
15 124 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
16 100 (14.97%) jQuery
17 98 (14.67%) HTML5
18 91 (13.62%) Project Management
19 90 (13.47%) Software Engineering
20 89 (13.32%) Security Cleared
21 88 (13.17%) Java
22 86 (12.87%) Degree
23 83 (12.43%) WCF
23 83 (12.43%) SC Cleared
24 79 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
25 74 (11.08%) Finance
26 73 (10.93%) Windows
27 71 (10.63%) PRINCE2
27 71 (10.63%) Visual Studio
27 71 (10.63%) AngularJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 47 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 29 (4.34%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (2.99%) CMS
5 16 (2.40%) JBoss
6 14 (2.10%) GlassFish
6 14 (2.10%) Node.js
7 11 (1.65%) IIS
8 10 (1.50%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.35%) Apache
10 7 (1.05%) WordPress
11 5 (0.75%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.60%) WorkSite
12 4 (0.60%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.45%) OpenStack
13 3 (0.45%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.30%) Confluence
14 2 (0.30%) Documentum
15 1 (0.15%) SAS
Applications
1 52 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.74%) InfoPath
3 14 (2.10%) MS Project
3 14 (2.10%) MS Office
4 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.75%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.30%) Simulink
7 2 (0.30%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.15%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.30%) Magento
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.34%) Office 365
2 20 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (2.10%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.35%) SaaS
5 8 (1.20%) GitHub
6 2 (0.30%) IaaS
6 2 (0.30%) PaaS
6 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) Force.com
7 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.49%) Internet
2 9 (1.35%) HTTP
3 8 (1.20%) Broadband
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
4 1 (0.15%) Firewall
4 1 (0.15%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 201 (30.09%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 32 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 27 (4.04%) MySQL
5 16 (2.40%) Big Data
5 16 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (2.25%) NoSQL
6 15 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.65%) Relational Database
8 9 (1.35%) MongoDB
9 8 (1.20%) Hadoop
10 7 (1.05%) SQLite
10 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
12 5 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
13 4 (0.60%) QlikView
13 4 (0.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 71 (10.63%) Visual Studio
2 60 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 56 (8.38%) NUnit
4 55 (8.23%) Subversion
5 54 (8.08%) Team Foundation Server
6 51 (7.63%) Rhino Mocks
7 49 (7.34%) Moq
7 49 (7.34%) MSTest
8 19 (2.84%) Jenkins
9 18 (2.69%) Maven
9 18 (2.69%) JIRA
10 17 (2.54%) TeamCity
11 14 (2.10%) Selenium
12 11 (1.65%) JUnit
13 7 (1.05%) Ant
13 7 (1.05%) Gradle
13 7 (1.05%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.90%) Robot Framework
14 6 (0.90%) ReSharper
15 5 (0.75%) NSubstitute
General
1 74 (11.08%) Finance
2 21 (3.14%) Billing
3 18 (2.69%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.54%) Electronics
4 17 (2.54%) Retail
5 15 (2.25%) Games
6 14 (2.10%) Marketing
7 12 (1.80%) Music Industry
8 9 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.90%) Banking
10 5 (0.75%) Publishing
10 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.60%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 300 (44.91%) Developer
2 126 (18.86%) .NET Developer
3 79 (11.83%) Analyst
4 66 (9.88%) Project Manager
5 55 (8.23%) C# Developer
6 53 (7.93%) Business Analyst
7 52 (7.78%) Software Engineer
7 52 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 41 (6.14%) Agile Project Manager
9 40 (5.99%) Software Developer
10 38 (5.69%) Java Developer
10 38 (5.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (5.24%) ScrumMaster
12 32 (4.79%) Architect
12 32 (4.79%) Senior Manager
13 31 (4.64%) Web Developer
14 29 (4.34%) Designer
15 24 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
16 23 (3.44%) ASP.NET Developer
16 23 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 285 (42.66%) .NET
2 164 (24.55%) HTML
3 157 (23.50%) ASP.NET
4 126 (18.86%) CSS
5 124 (18.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 100 (14.97%) jQuery
7 98 (14.67%) HTML5
8 83 (12.43%) WCF
9 71 (10.63%) AngularJS
10 61 (9.13%) .NET Framework
11 58 (8.68%) WPF
12 57 (8.53%) Ninject
13 53 (7.93%) Castle Windsor
14 51 (7.63%) Spring.NET
15 49 (7.34%) Unity DI Container
16 45 (6.74%) CSS3
17 40 (5.99%) Spring
18 39 (5.84%) Hibernate
19 38 (5.69%) KnockoutJS
20 36 (5.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.34%) Inversion of Control
2 45 (6.74%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.64%) User Experience
4 27 (4.04%) Mobile App
5 20 (2.99%) Mathematics
6 17 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.10%) Physics
8 11 (1.65%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.65%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.20%) Algorithms
10 6 (0.90%) Social Network
11 5 (0.75%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.75%) Learning Management System
12 4 (0.60%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.45%) iPhone
13 3 (0.45%) Biotechnology
13 3 (0.45%) iPad
13 3 (0.45%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.30%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 73 (10.93%) Windows
2 32 (4.79%) Linux
3 21 (3.14%) Android
4 15 (2.25%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.20%) UNIX
6 3 (0.45%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.30%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.30%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (96.11%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (35.03%) TDD
3 163 (24.40%) MVC
4 156 (23.35%) Continuous Integration
5 136 (20.36%) Kanban
6 91 (13.62%) Project Management
7 90 (13.47%) Software Engineering
8 79 (11.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 71 (10.63%) PRINCE2
10 66 (9.88%) Dependency Injection
11 60 (8.98%) Unit Testing
11 60 (8.98%) Web Application Development
12 59 (8.83%) Mentoring
13 53 (7.93%) BDD
14 50 (7.49%) DSDM
15 47 (7.04%) E-Commerce
15 47 (7.04%) People Management
15 47 (7.04%) Analytics
16 44 (6.59%) SDLC
16 44 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (40.72%) C#
2 170 (25.45%) SQL
3 162 (24.25%) JavaScript
4 88 (13.17%) Java
5 49 (7.34%) VB.NET
6 42 (6.29%) C++
7 27 (4.04%) T-SQL
8 25 (3.74%) PHP
9 22 (3.29%) Python
10 16 (2.40%) VB
11 10 (1.50%) Ruby
12 8 (1.20%) Scala
12 8 (1.20%) Perl
13 7 (1.05%) C
14 6 (0.90%) PL/SQL
14 6 (0.90%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.90%) Apex Code
15 5 (0.75%) TypeScript
16 4 (0.60%) Clojure
17 3 (0.45%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 89 (13.32%) Security Cleared
2 86 (12.87%) Degree
3 83 (12.43%) SC Cleared
4 19 (2.84%) DV Cleared
4 19 (2.84%) ISEB
5 16 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.25%) CITP
7 14 (2.10%) PhD
7 14 (2.10%) ISTQB
8 10 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.60%) Sun Certification
11 4 (0.60%) MCSD
12 3 (0.45%) MCP
13 2 (0.30%) Postgraduate
13 2 (0.30%) CISSP
13 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CEH
13 2 (0.30%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.49%) QA
2 15 (2.25%) SLA
3 6 (0.90%) TickIT
4 2 (0.30%) IEC 61508
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.45%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Samba
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (1.95%) Puppet
2 8 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.90%) Nagios
3 6 (0.90%) OpenNMS
4 3 (0.45%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 175 (26.20%) Microsoft
2 23 (3.44%) Oracle
3 20 (2.99%) Google
4 10 (1.50%) Zend
5 8 (1.20%) Twitter
6 7 (1.05%) Telerik
7 6 (0.90%) Facebook
7 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.75%) Adobe
8 5 (0.75%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.60%) Tableau
9 4 (0.60%) HP
9 4 (0.60%) Apple
10 2 (0.30%) webMethods
10 2 (0.30%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.30%) Pega
11 1 (0.15%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.15%) VMware
11 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.15%) SAP
West Midlands
ISL
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
The Developer Portal
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60K-80K + EXCELLENT package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rubicon Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-on-trent, Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Version 1
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago