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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 71 65
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 374 176 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.63% 3.40% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 4.36% 4.75%
Number of salaries quoted 335 161 165
Average salary £40,000 £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.84% +1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
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
4643 4040 3685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.28% 78.11% 76.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4091 3427 3204
Average salary £41,902 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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 +38 151 £37,500 -5.66% 13
Warwickshire +19 105 £45,000 +8.43% 6
Coventry 0 50 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Solihull +16 20 £35,000 -15.15% 2
Staffordshire +2 17 £42,500 +6.25%
Worcestershire +13 15 £39,000 +15.55% 4
Wolverhampton +1 5 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Walsall - 4 £38,250 -
Herefordshire +5 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Shropshire -2 2 £37,500 -6.25%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,500 - 1
Dudley - 1 £37,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 624 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 317 (46.62%) .NET
3 275 (40.44%) C#
4 244 (35.88%) TDD
5 238 (35.00%) MVC
6 237 (34.85%) HTML
7 212 (31.18%) JavaScript
8 207 (30.44%) CSS
9 192 (28.24%) ASP.NET
10 175 (25.74%) jQuery
11 170 (25.00%) SQL Server
12 147 (21.62%) Microsoft
13 127 (18.68%) SQL
14 118 (17.35%) Java
15 112 (16.47%) HTML5
16 107 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
17 103 (15.15%) BDD
18 96 (14.12%) OO
19 94 (13.82%) Git (software)
20 93 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
21 91 (13.38%) Windows
22 90 (13.24%) Ajax
23 88 (12.94%) .NET Framework
24 85 (12.50%) Kanban
25 82 (12.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 81 (11.91%) WCF
27 79 (11.62%) E-Commerce
28 72 (10.59%) Visual Studio
29 71 (10.44%) Dependency Injection
30 70 (10.29%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 39 (5.74%) SharePoint
2 35 (5.15%) WordPress
3 12 (1.76%) CMS
4 11 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (1.32%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.03%) FileNet
6 7 (1.03%) JBoss
7 6 (0.88%) Documentum
7 6 (0.88%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.88%) Alfresco
8 4 (0.59%) Node.js
9 3 (0.44%) nginx
9 3 (0.44%) IIS
10 2 (0.29%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.15%) Confluence
11 1 (0.15%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 60 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.91%) MS Office
3 8 (1.18%) MS Project
4 2 (0.29%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.29%) Maya
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.29%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.15%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.88%) Summit
1 6 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (0.74%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.62%) Office 365
2 9 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.03%) SaaS
4 4 (0.59%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.15%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.56%) Internet
2 18 (2.65%) HTTP
3 17 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.50%) LDAP
3 17 (2.50%) Firewall
3 17 (2.50%) SSL
4 9 (1.32%) Intranet
5 7 (1.03%) Network Security
6 6 (0.88%) ATM
7 5 (0.74%) Broadband
8 3 (0.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (4.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 31 (4.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 23 (3.38%) MySQL
6 14 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (1.03%) MongoDB
8 7 (1.03%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.88%) Cognos Query Studio
9 6 (0.88%) Cognos Analysis Studio
9 6 (0.88%) Cognos Report Studio
9 6 (0.88%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 6 (0.88%) IBM InfoSphere
9 6 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (0.88%) RavenDB
9 6 (0.88%) Oracle OLAP
9 6 (0.88%) OLAP
10 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 94 (13.82%) Git (software)
2 72 (10.59%) Visual Studio
3 63 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (8.53%) NUnit
5 49 (7.21%) JIRA
6 44 (6.47%) MSTest
6 44 (6.47%) Rhino Mocks
6 44 (6.47%) Moq
7 40 (5.88%) Subversion
8 35 (5.15%) ReSharper
9 33 (4.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 32 (4.71%) Jenkins
11 24 (3.53%) Ant
12 17 (2.50%) Xcode
13 16 (2.35%) Selenium
14 13 (1.91%) Behat
14 13 (1.91%) PHPUnit
15 11 (1.62%) Hudson
16 9 (1.32%) QUnit
17 8 (1.18%) Cucumber
General
1 56 (8.24%) Finance
2 46 (6.76%) Telecoms
2 46 (6.76%) Retail
3 21 (3.09%) Automotive
4 20 (2.94%) Marketing
5 14 (2.06%) Advertising
6 8 (1.18%) Games
7 7 (1.03%) Legal
7 7 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.88%) Billing
9 5 (0.74%) Electronics
10 3 (0.44%) German Language
10 3 (0.44%) Banking
11 1 (0.15%) Law
11 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 392 (57.65%) Developer
2 202 (29.71%) .NET Developer
3 111 (16.32%) Analyst
4 105 (15.44%) C# Developer
5 97 (14.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (13.09%) Senior Developer
7 82 (12.06%) Business Analyst
8 69 (10.15%) ASP.NET Developer
9 58 (8.53%) Web Developer
10 55 (8.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 51 (7.50%) Software Developer
12 43 (6.32%) Development Manager
13 39 (5.74%) Project Manager
14 38 (5.59%) Software Manager
15 37 (5.44%) Java Developer
15 37 (5.44%) Agile Business Analyst
16 36 (5.29%) Software Development Manager
17 31 (4.56%) Architect
17 31 (4.56%) Senior Analyst
18 30 (4.41%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 317 (46.62%) .NET
2 237 (34.85%) HTML
3 207 (30.44%) CSS
4 192 (28.24%) ASP.NET
5 175 (25.74%) jQuery
6 112 (16.47%) HTML5
7 93 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (13.24%) Ajax
9 88 (12.94%) .NET Framework
10 82 (12.06%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 81 (11.91%) WCF
12 70 (10.29%) Web Services
13 68 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
14 65 (9.56%) JSON
15 59 (8.68%) AngularJS
16 55 (8.09%) XML
17 52 (7.65%) LINQ
18 48 (7.06%) CSS3
19 45 (6.62%) Castle Windsor
19 45 (6.62%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 49 (7.21%) Mobile App
2 44 (6.47%) Inversion of Control
3 40 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (5.29%) User Experience
5 34 (5.00%) Open Source
5 34 (5.00%) N-Tier
6 26 (3.82%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.53%) Social Media
7 24 (3.53%) Blackberry
8 20 (2.94%) iPad
8 20 (2.94%) iPhone
9 15 (2.21%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.47%) Mathematics
11 8 (1.18%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.03%) Client/Server
13 6 (0.88%) Blog
13 6 (0.88%) Remote Sensing
13 6 (0.88%) Telematics
13 6 (0.88%) Animation
14 4 (0.59%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 91 (13.38%) Windows
2 52 (7.65%) Apple iOS
3 41 (6.03%) Android
4 38 (5.59%) Linux
5 36 (5.29%) Windows 8
6 9 (1.32%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.88%) UNIX
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 624 (91.76%) Agile Software Development
2 244 (35.88%) TDD
3 238 (35.00%) MVC
4 107 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
5 103 (15.15%) BDD
6 96 (14.12%) OO
7 85 (12.50%) Kanban
8 79 (11.62%) E-Commerce
9 71 (10.44%) Dependency Injection
10 62 (9.12%) Project Management
11 58 (8.53%) Business Analysis
11 58 (8.53%) Mentoring
12 53 (7.79%) Waterfall
12 53 (7.79%) Software Engineering
13 52 (7.65%) Unit Testing
14 46 (6.76%) OOP
15 45 (6.62%) Responsive Web Design
16 44 (6.47%) iOS Development
17 42 (6.18%) SOA
18 41 (6.03%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 275 (40.44%) C#
2 212 (31.18%) JavaScript
3 127 (18.68%) SQL
4 118 (17.35%) Java
5 61 (8.97%) T-SQL
5 61 (8.97%) VB.NET
6 49 (7.21%) PHP
7 44 (6.47%) Objective-C
8 26 (3.82%) ActionScript
9 25 (3.68%) XAML
10 24 (3.53%) ActionScript 3.0
10 24 (3.53%) VB
11 14 (2.06%) C++
12 10 (1.47%) Groovy
13 9 (1.32%) C
14 8 (1.18%) PL/SQL
15 7 (1.03%) Python
15 7 (1.03%) VB6
15 7 (1.03%) TypeScript
16 6 (0.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 60 (8.82%) Degree
2 57 (8.38%) SC Cleared
2 57 (8.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.71%) ISEB
4 27 (3.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (2.50%) ISTQB
6 16 (2.35%) MCP
7 12 (1.76%) MCSD
8 6 (0.88%) MCAD
9 4 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.12%) QA
2 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.15%) SLA
2 1 (0.15%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) Firmware
2 1 (0.15%) IAG
Systems Management
1 20 (2.94%) Puppet
2 19 (2.79%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 6 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.15%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 147 (21.62%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.74%) Zend
3 33 (4.85%) Appcelerator
4 24 (3.53%) Sencha
5 22 (3.24%) Facebook
5 22 (3.24%) Oracle
6 19 (2.79%) Apple
6 19 (2.79%) Twitter
7 17 (2.50%) VMware
8 13 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
9 12 (1.76%) HP
10 8 (1.18%) IBM
11 6 (0.88%) Cognos
11 6 (0.88%) Business Objects
11 6 (0.88%) EMC
11 6 (0.88%) Stellent
11 6 (0.88%) Open Text
11 6 (0.88%) Google
11 6 (0.88%) Netezza
12 4 (0.59%) SAP
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + annual bonus, pension. healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits+flexitime
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Head Resourcing
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + comprehensive benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford and Worcester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 to £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JM
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per day + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £3500.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Worcestershire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Warwick
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 per annum Benefits + Share options + Pension + More
Posted: 16 days ago