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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 27 65 66
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 360 174 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.61% 3.51% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.98% 4.50% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 317 153 175
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
4511 3868 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.83% 77.97% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3222 3147
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +36 132 £37,500 - 6
Warwickshire +14 101 £45,000 +9.75% 4
Coventry +1 59 £45,000 -14.28% 7
Solihull +11 24 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Staffordshire +7 17 £42,500 +6.25%
Shropshire 0 8 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +12 6 £37,500 +11.11% 2
Herefordshire +1 3 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Walsall - 3 £39,000 - 1
Wolverhampton - 2 £35,000 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £32,500 -
Dudley - 1 £37,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 653 (92.76%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (45.45%) .NET
3 277 (39.35%) C#
4 260 (36.93%) TDD
5 253 (35.94%) HTML
6 246 (34.94%) MVC
7 233 (33.10%) JavaScript
8 227 (32.24%) CSS
9 186 (26.42%) ASP.NET
9 186 (26.42%) jQuery
10 180 (25.57%) SQL Server
11 145 (20.60%) Microsoft
12 138 (19.60%) SQL
13 125 (17.76%) Java
14 121 (17.19%) HTML5
15 112 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
16 106 (15.06%) Kanban
17 105 (14.91%) OO
18 99 (14.06%) Ajax
19 97 (13.78%) Git (software)
20 95 (13.49%) .NET Framework
20 95 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
20 95 (13.49%) BDD
21 90 (12.78%) Windows
21 90 (12.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 81 (11.51%) E-Commerce
23 77 (10.94%) Dependency Injection
23 77 (10.94%) WCF
24 76 (10.80%) Visual Studio
25 75 (10.65%) KnockoutJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 42 (5.97%) WordPress
2 37 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 15 (2.13%) CMS
4 14 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (0.99%) GlassFish
5 7 (0.99%) FileNet
5 7 (0.99%) JBoss
6 6 (0.85%) Documentum
6 6 (0.85%) Alfresco
7 5 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.57%) Drupal
8 4 (0.57%) Node.js
9 3 (0.43%) nginx
10 2 (0.28%) IIS
11 1 (0.14%) Confluence
11 1 (0.14%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 59 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.42%) MS Office
3 5 (0.71%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.28%) Maya
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.14%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Summit
1 5 (0.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 5 (0.71%) Magento
2 3 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.99%) Office 365
2 12 (1.70%) SaaS
3 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.57%) GitHub
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.26%) Internet
2 18 (2.56%) HTTP
3 17 (2.41%) TCP/IP
3 17 (2.41%) SSL
3 17 (2.41%) LDAP
3 17 (2.41%) Firewall
4 8 (1.14%) Broadband
5 7 (0.99%) Intranet
6 5 (0.71%) ATM
6 5 (0.71%) Network Security
7 3 (0.43%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (25.57%) SQL Server
2 48 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 37 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 36 (5.11%) SQL Server 2012
5 27 (3.84%) MySQL
6 15 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 11 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (1.14%) MongoDB
9 7 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.85%) OLAP
10 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.85%) Relational Database
11 5 (0.71%) Cognos Query Studio
11 5 (0.71%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 5 (0.71%) Cognos Report Studio
11 5 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (0.71%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (0.57%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 97 (13.78%) Git (software)
2 76 (10.80%) Visual Studio
3 67 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (9.23%) NUnit
5 49 (6.96%) JIRA
5 49 (6.96%) MSTest
5 49 (6.96%) Rhino Mocks
5 49 (6.96%) Moq
6 45 (6.39%) Subversion
7 38 (5.40%) ReSharper
8 33 (4.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 32 (4.55%) Jenkins
10 24 (3.41%) Ant
11 18 (2.56%) Selenium
12 16 (2.27%) Xcode
13 13 (1.85%) Behat
13 13 (1.85%) PHPUnit
14 12 (1.70%) JUnit
15 11 (1.56%) Maven
15 11 (1.56%) QUnit
General
1 57 (8.10%) Finance
1 57 (8.10%) Retail
2 50 (7.10%) Telecoms
3 21 (2.98%) Automotive
4 17 (2.41%) Marketing
5 12 (1.70%) Billing
5 12 (1.70%) Advertising
6 7 (0.99%) Games
6 7 (0.99%) Banking
7 6 (0.85%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.71%) Legal
9 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.28%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 406 (57.67%) Developer
2 205 (29.12%) .NET Developer
3 124 (17.61%) Analyst
4 106 (15.06%) C# Developer
5 98 (13.92%) Senior Developer
5 98 (13.92%) C# .NET Developer
6 89 (12.64%) Business Analyst
7 70 (9.94%) Web Developer
8 61 (8.66%) ASP.NET Developer
9 55 (7.81%) Software Developer
10 49 (6.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 42 (5.97%) Agile Business Analyst
12 40 (5.68%) Java Developer
13 38 (5.40%) Project Manager
13 38 (5.40%) Development Manager
14 35 (4.97%) .NET Web Developer
14 35 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
15 34 (4.83%) C# Web Developer
16 32 (4.55%) Software Manager
17 31 (4.40%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (45.45%) .NET
2 253 (35.94%) HTML
3 227 (32.24%) CSS
4 186 (26.42%) ASP.NET
4 186 (26.42%) jQuery
5 121 (17.19%) HTML5
6 99 (14.06%) Ajax
7 95 (13.49%) .NET Framework
7 95 (13.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 90 (12.78%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 77 (10.94%) WCF
10 75 (10.65%) KnockoutJS
11 70 (9.94%) JSON
12 68 (9.66%) Web Services
13 62 (8.81%) AngularJS
14 58 (8.24%) LINQ
15 56 (7.95%) CSS3
16 54 (7.67%) XML
17 49 (6.96%) Castle Windsor
17 49 (6.96%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.96%) Inversion of Control
2 45 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 35 (4.97%) Open Source
5 33 (4.69%) User Experience
5 33 (4.69%) N-Tier
6 28 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
7 24 (3.41%) Blackberry
8 23 (3.27%) Social Media
9 19 (2.70%) iPad
9 19 (2.70%) iPhone
10 14 (1.99%) Computer Science
11 10 (1.42%) Mathematics
12 8 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 7 (0.99%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.85%) Blog
14 6 (0.85%) Remote Sensing
14 6 (0.85%) Telematics
15 5 (0.71%) Animation
16 4 (0.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 90 (12.78%) Windows
2 51 (7.24%) Apple iOS
3 45 (6.39%) Linux
4 41 (5.82%) Android
5 36 (5.11%) Windows 8
6 14 (1.99%) UNIX
7 9 (1.28%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.14%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.14%) Windows CE
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone 8
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 653 (92.76%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (36.93%) TDD
3 246 (34.94%) MVC
4 112 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
5 106 (15.06%) Kanban
6 105 (14.91%) OO
7 95 (13.49%) BDD
8 81 (11.51%) E-Commerce
9 77 (10.94%) Dependency Injection
10 63 (8.95%) Mentoring
11 58 (8.24%) Software Engineering
12 55 (7.81%) Project Management
13 53 (7.53%) Business Analysis
14 52 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 48 (6.82%) Waterfall
16 46 (6.53%) OO PHP
16 46 (6.53%) Unit Testing
17 44 (6.25%) CRM
17 44 (6.25%) OOP
18 43 (6.11%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 277 (39.35%) C#
2 233 (33.10%) JavaScript
3 138 (19.60%) SQL
4 125 (17.76%) Java
5 68 (9.66%) T-SQL
6 63 (8.95%) VB.NET
7 61 (8.66%) PHP
8 44 (6.25%) Objective-C
9 26 (3.69%) ActionScript
10 24 (3.41%) ActionScript 3.0
11 23 (3.27%) VB
12 21 (2.98%) XAML
13 12 (1.70%) Shell Script
13 12 (1.70%) Python
13 12 (1.70%) C++
14 11 (1.56%) Ruby
15 10 (1.42%) Groovy
16 8 (1.14%) Perl
17 7 (0.99%) PL/SQL
17 7 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (8.38%) Degree
2 55 (7.81%) SC Cleared
2 55 (7.81%) Security Cleared
3 40 (5.68%) ISEB
4 26 (3.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (3.13%) ISTQB
6 15 (2.13%) MCP
7 12 (1.70%) MCSD
8 7 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.71%) MCAD
10 4 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (9.23%) QA
2 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.14%) IAG
Systems Management
1 23 (3.27%) Puppet
2 22 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (2.41%) Vagrant
4 7 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.71%) Nagios
5 5 (0.71%) OpenNMS
6 1 (0.14%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 145 (20.60%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.53%) Zend
3 33 (4.69%) Appcelerator
4 24 (3.41%) Sencha
5 18 (2.56%) Twitter
5 18 (2.56%) Oracle
5 18 (2.56%) Apple
6 17 (2.41%) VMware
6 17 (2.41%) Facebook
7 13 (1.85%) HP
8 11 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
9 8 (1.14%) IBM
10 6 (0.85%) EMC
10 6 (0.85%) Stellent
10 6 (0.85%) Open Text
10 6 (0.85%) Google
11 5 (0.71%) Netezza
11 5 (0.71%) Cognos
11 5 (0.71%) Business Objects
12 4 (0.57%) SAP
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, progression!
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwickshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus bens and pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 13 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Scott Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 31 days a/l, pension, free parking
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + annual bonus, pension. healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Ross-On-Wye
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benef
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago