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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 60 54
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 323 160 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.56% 3.62% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.00% 4.55% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 269 134 194
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £57,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
4036 3519 3603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.92% 79.56% 75.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3482 2854 3115
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Warwickshire +10 96 £45,000 +9.75% 7
Birmingham +24 95 £38,500 +2.66% 5
Coventry 0 64 £40,000 -20.00% 7
Solihull +14 19 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Staffordshire +13 16 £47,500 +18.75% 2
Shropshire +2 13 - - 1
Worcestershire +14 5 £37,500 +25.00%
Herefordshire - 4 £35,000 - 1
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 659 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 314 (44.54%) .NET
3 272 (38.58%) C#
4 270 (38.30%) TDD
5 245 (34.75%) MVC
6 239 (33.90%) HTML
7 225 (31.91%) JavaScript
8 222 (31.49%) CSS
9 191 (27.09%) SQL Server
10 180 (25.53%) jQuery
11 171 (24.26%) ASP.NET
12 140 (19.86%) Kanban
13 138 (19.57%) SQL
14 130 (18.44%) Microsoft
15 126 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
16 119 (16.88%) Java
17 117 (16.60%) HTML5
18 105 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
18 105 (14.89%) OO
19 102 (14.47%) .NET Framework
20 100 (14.18%) Ajax
21 91 (12.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 90 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
23 88 (12.48%) Git (software)
23 88 (12.48%) Windows
24 82 (11.63%) BDD
25 75 (10.64%) NUnit
26 73 (10.35%) WCF
27 72 (10.21%) QA
27 72 (10.21%) PHP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 46 (6.52%) WordPress
2 34 (4.82%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.55%) Tomcat
4 23 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 19 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
6 15 (2.13%) CMS
7 10 (1.42%) GlassFish
8 9 (1.28%) JBoss
9 6 (0.85%) IIS
9 6 (0.85%) Documentum
9 6 (0.85%) FileNet
9 6 (0.85%) Alfresco
10 5 (0.71%) Drupal
11 4 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
12 3 (0.43%) nginx
13 2 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.28%) Apache
14 1 (0.14%) Node.js
14 1 (0.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.71%) Magento
3 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.28%) Summit
4 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.70%) Office 365
2 13 (1.84%) SaaS
3 6 (0.85%) GitHub
4 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.55%) Internet
2 14 (1.99%) Firewall
3 13 (1.84%) Broadband
4 12 (1.70%) HTTP
5 11 (1.56%) TCP/IP
5 11 (1.56%) SSL
5 11 (1.56%) LDAP
6 6 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.43%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.43%) SAN
7 3 (0.43%) DNS
8 2 (0.28%) Intranet
8 2 (0.28%) ATM
9 1 (0.14%) VoIP
9 1 (0.14%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 191 (27.09%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 34 (4.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 26 (3.69%) MySQL
6 16 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 12 (1.70%) MongoDB
8 10 (1.42%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.85%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.57%) OLAP
10 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle OLAP
11 2 (0.28%) SQLite
11 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.28%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.28%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.28%) Cognos Query Studio
11 2 (0.28%) Cognos Analysis Studio
Development Applications
1 88 (12.48%) Git (software)
2 75 (10.64%) NUnit
3 66 (9.36%) Visual Studio
4 59 (8.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (8.37%) MSTest
4 59 (8.37%) Rhino Mocks
4 59 (8.37%) Moq
5 42 (5.96%) Subversion
6 38 (5.39%) JIRA
7 32 (4.54%) ReSharper
8 29 (4.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 24 (3.40%) Jenkins
10 23 (3.26%) Selenium
11 21 (2.98%) Ant
12 17 (2.41%) JUnit
13 16 (2.27%) Maven
14 14 (1.99%) Xcode
15 13 (1.84%) Behat
15 13 (1.84%) PHPUnit
16 11 (1.56%) QUnit
General
1 68 (9.65%) Finance
2 63 (8.94%) Retail
3 49 (6.95%) Telecoms
4 20 (2.84%) Billing
5 19 (2.70%) Marketing
6 18 (2.55%) Automotive
7 17 (2.41%) Banking
8 16 (2.27%) Aerospace
9 10 (1.42%) Advertising
10 5 (0.71%) Games
11 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.43%) Electronics
12 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) German Language
Job Titles
1 389 (55.18%) Developer
2 187 (26.52%) .NET Developer
3 129 (18.30%) Analyst
4 97 (13.76%) Business Analyst
5 96 (13.62%) C# Developer
6 93 (13.19%) Senior Developer
7 87 (12.34%) C# .NET Developer
8 70 (9.93%) Web Developer
9 52 (7.38%) Software Developer
10 47 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
11 42 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 39 (5.53%) Project Manager
13 38 (5.39%) Java Developer
13 38 (5.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 37 (5.25%) Architect
15 34 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
16 33 (4.68%) .NET Web Developer
17 32 (4.54%) C# Web Developer
18 31 (4.40%) Software Engineer
19 30 (4.26%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 314 (44.54%) .NET
2 239 (33.90%) HTML
3 222 (31.49%) CSS
4 180 (25.53%) jQuery
5 171 (24.26%) ASP.NET
6 117 (16.60%) HTML5
7 105 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
8 102 (14.47%) .NET Framework
9 100 (14.18%) Ajax
10 91 (12.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 73 (10.35%) WCF
12 71 (10.07%) KnockoutJS
13 70 (9.93%) JSON
14 64 (9.08%) Web Services
14 64 (9.08%) AngularJS
14 64 (9.08%) CSS3
15 59 (8.37%) Castle Windsor
15 59 (8.37%) Ninject
15 59 (8.37%) Unity DI Container
15 59 (8.37%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.37%) Inversion of Control
2 48 (6.81%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (4.82%) Mobile App
5 32 (4.54%) Open Source
5 32 (4.54%) User Experience
6 29 (4.11%) N-Tier
7 20 (2.84%) Blackberry
7 20 (2.84%) Social Media
8 12 (1.70%) iPad
8 12 (1.70%) iPhone
9 10 (1.42%) Computer Science
10 7 (0.99%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.85%) Blog
12 5 (0.71%) Mathematics
13 4 (0.57%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.57%) Tandem
14 3 (0.43%) Web 2.0
14 3 (0.43%) Clustering
14 3 (0.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 88 (12.48%) Windows
2 49 (6.95%) Linux
3 43 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 36 (5.11%) Android
5 29 (4.11%) Windows 8
6 18 (2.55%) UNIX
7 9 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 6 (0.85%) Solaris
9 2 (0.28%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 659 (93.48%) Agile Software Development
2 270 (38.30%) TDD
3 245 (34.75%) MVC
4 140 (19.86%) Kanban
5 126 (17.87%) Continuous Integration
6 105 (14.89%) OO
7 90 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
8 82 (11.63%) BDD
9 70 (9.93%) E-Commerce
10 68 (9.65%) Mentoring
11 58 (8.23%) Software Engineering
12 54 (7.66%) Responsive Web Design
13 50 (7.09%) OO PHP
14 48 (6.81%) Business Analysis
15 44 (6.24%) Project Management
15 44 (6.24%) Web Application Development
16 40 (5.67%) CRM
17 39 (5.53%) OOP
18 38 (5.39%) Waterfall
19 37 (5.25%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 272 (38.58%) C#
2 225 (31.91%) JavaScript
3 138 (19.57%) SQL
4 119 (16.88%) Java
5 72 (10.21%) PHP
6 65 (9.22%) T-SQL
7 59 (8.37%) VB.NET
8 39 (5.53%) Objective-C
9 22 (3.12%) ActionScript
9 22 (3.12%) Python
10 21 (2.98%) VB
11 20 (2.84%) ActionScript 3.0
12 18 (2.55%) Perl
13 16 (2.27%) Ruby
14 15 (2.13%) XAML
15 14 (1.99%) Shell Script
16 11 (1.56%) C++
17 8 (1.13%) Groovy
18 7 (0.99%) TypeScript
18 7 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 54 (7.66%) ISEB
2 52 (7.38%) Degree
3 43 (6.10%) SC Cleared
3 43 (6.10%) Security Cleared
4 27 (3.83%) ISTQB
5 16 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 8 (1.13%) MCP
8 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.71%) MCSD
10 3 (0.43%) MCSE
11 2 (0.28%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.21%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 21 (2.98%) Puppet
2 20 (2.84%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (1.99%) Nagios
4 11 (1.56%) Vagrant
5 8 (1.13%) OpenNMS
6 6 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
6 6 (0.85%) BladeLogic
6 6 (0.85%) Unicenter
6 6 (0.85%) Tivoli
6 6 (0.85%) Ansible
7 5 (0.71%) Control-M
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 130 (18.44%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.09%) Zend
3 29 (4.11%) Appcelerator
4 24 (3.40%) Oracle
5 20 (2.84%) Sencha
6 14 (1.99%) Facebook
6 14 (1.99%) Twitter
7 12 (1.70%) HP
8 11 (1.56%) Apple
8 11 (1.56%) VMware
9 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.99%) IBM
11 6 (0.85%) Stellent
11 6 (0.85%) Open Text
11 6 (0.85%) EMC
12 5 (0.71%) Google
13 4 (0.57%) SAP
14 2 (0.28%) Cognos
14 2 (0.28%) Business Objects
14 2 (0.28%) Netezza
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