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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 30 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 367 333 306
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.30% 5.99% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.21% 6.88% 6.83%
Number of salaries quoted 315 302 279
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
5093 4840 4477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.36% 87.11% 83.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4008 3954 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,125
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -17 110 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Coventry +29 107 £45,000 - 8
Warwickshire +6 57 £45,000 - 8
Staffordshire +10 44 £48,000 +28.00%
Shropshire -24 13 £40,000 -22.26% 1
Solihull +20 9 £33,500 +17.54% 1
Worcestershire -12 8 £33,250 -11.33% 2
Sutton Coldfield -10 4 £45,000 +16.12%
Walsall - 3 - -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 695 (89.33%) Agile Software Development
2 281 (36.12%) JavaScript
3 255 (32.78%) HTML
4 247 (31.75%) TDD
5 241 (30.98%) .NET
6 235 (30.21%) SQL
6 235 (30.21%) C#
7 226 (29.05%) Java
8 183 (23.52%) MVC
9 179 (23.01%) CSS
10 178 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
11 173 (22.24%) Software Engineering
12 157 (20.18%) ASP.NET
13 131 (16.84%) QA
14 128 (16.45%) jQuery
14 128 (16.45%) Mentoring
15 123 (15.81%) XML
16 119 (15.30%) SQL Server
16 119 (15.30%) MySQL
17 117 (15.04%) Git (software)
18 116 (14.91%) AngularJS
18 116 (14.91%) Unit Testing
19 114 (14.65%) Oracle
20 112 (14.40%) Web Services
21 111 (14.27%) Jenkins
21 111 (14.27%) HTML5
22 110 (14.14%) Degree
23 109 (14.01%) Spring
24 104 (13.37%) SOA
25 100 (12.85%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 61 (7.84%) JBoss
2 56 (7.20%) GlassFish
3 51 (6.56%) WildFly
4 32 (4.11%) SharePoint
5 30 (3.86%) Apache Spark
6 28 (3.60%) BizTalk Server
7 21 (2.70%) Apache
8 13 (1.67%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.54%) IIS
10 11 (1.41%) nginx
11 9 (1.16%) Confluence
12 8 (1.03%) CMS
12 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
12 8 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
13 6 (0.77%) OpenStack
13 6 (0.77%) WebLogic
13 6 (0.77%) WordPress
14 5 (0.64%) Apache Pig
15 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 41 (5.27%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.57%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.93%) MS Office
4 3 (0.39%) Fireworks
5 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
6 1 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.16%) Magento
3 5 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
4 4 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.26%) Sage CRM
6 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 37 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (2.70%) SaaS
3 18 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.06%) GitHub
5 11 (1.41%) Office 365
6 8 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.77%) PaaS
8 4 (0.51%) IaaS
9 2 (0.26%) Google Drive
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.70%) Internet
2 13 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.16%) VoIP
4 8 (1.03%) LDAP
5 7 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (0.90%) IOS XR
6 5 (0.64%) ATM
6 5 (0.64%) Firewall
6 5 (0.64%) HTTP
6 5 (0.64%) Skype
7 2 (0.26%) ADSL
7 2 (0.26%) Broadband
7 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.26%) MPLS
7 2 (0.26%) Network Security
7 2 (0.26%) PSTN
7 2 (0.26%) VPN
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (15.30%) MySQL
1 119 (15.30%) SQL Server
2 72 (9.25%) PostgreSQL
3 70 (9.00%) MongoDB
4 60 (7.71%) NoSQL
5 46 (5.91%) Apache Cassandra
6 38 (4.88%) Big Data
7 36 (4.63%) Hadoop
8 31 (3.98%) Relational Database
9 20 (2.57%) SQL Server 2014
10 19 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.03%) MariaDB
13 7 (0.90%) Neo4j
14 6 (0.77%) Data Mining
14 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.64%) HBase
15 5 (0.64%) SAP HANA
15 5 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 117 (15.04%) Git (software)
2 111 (14.27%) Jenkins
3 82 (10.54%) Selenium
4 76 (9.77%) JUnit
5 67 (8.61%) Hudson
6 62 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 55 (7.07%) JBehave
8 49 (6.30%) Cucumber
9 46 (5.91%) JIRA
10 44 (5.66%) Subversion
10 44 (5.66%) Visual Studio
11 30 (3.86%) Grunt
12 28 (3.60%) gulp
13 26 (3.34%) Babel
13 26 (3.34%) RSpec
14 23 (2.96%) WATIR
14 23 (2.96%) webpack
15 19 (2.44%) Maven
16 17 (2.19%) Mercurial
17 16 (2.06%) WebDriver
General
1 98 (12.60%) Retail
2 61 (7.84%) Finance
3 42 (5.40%) Back Office
4 29 (3.73%) Billing
5 24 (3.08%) Legal
6 19 (2.44%) Telecoms
7 9 (1.16%) Games
7 9 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.03%) Financial Institution
9 7 (0.90%) Marketing
10 5 (0.64%) Electronics
11 3 (0.39%) Automotive
11 3 (0.39%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 393 (50.51%) Developer
2 140 (17.99%) Senior Developer
3 123 (15.81%) Java Developer
4 120 (15.42%) Analyst
5 109 (14.01%) .NET Developer
6 102 (13.11%) C# Developer
7 81 (10.41%) C# .NET Developer
8 68 (8.74%) Business Analyst
9 67 (8.61%) Project Manager
10 57 (7.33%) Development Manager
11 55 (7.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 51 (6.56%) Software Developer
12 51 (6.56%) Software Engineer
13 44 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
14 39 (5.01%) Lead Developer
15 38 (4.88%) Development Project Manager
16 37 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
17 36 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 36 (4.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 34 (4.37%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (32.78%) HTML
2 241 (30.98%) .NET
3 179 (23.01%) CSS
4 157 (20.18%) ASP.NET
5 128 (16.45%) jQuery
6 123 (15.81%) XML
7 116 (14.91%) AngularJS
8 112 (14.40%) Web Services
9 111 (14.27%) HTML5
10 109 (14.01%) Spring
11 98 (12.60%) RESTful
12 91 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 76 (9.77%) REST
14 73 (9.38%) Hibernate
15 72 (9.25%) Node.js
16 66 (8.48%) Java EE
17 57 (7.33%) React
18 56 (7.20%) JMS
18 56 (7.20%) SOAP
19 53 (6.81%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 93 (11.95%) Mobile App
1 93 (11.95%) User Experience
2 61 (7.84%) Mathematics
3 45 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.14%) Artificial Intelligence
5 38 (4.88%) Computer Science
6 27 (3.47%) Smart Meter
7 26 (3.34%) Enterprise Software
8 17 (2.19%) iPhone
9 14 (1.80%) e-Learning
10 13 (1.67%) NHS
10 13 (1.67%) Physics
11 12 (1.54%) Management Information System
12 11 (1.41%) N-Tier
13 10 (1.29%) iPad
14 9 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
15 7 (0.90%) Algorithms
15 7 (0.90%) CMDB
15 7 (0.90%) Fintech
15 7 (0.90%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 55 (7.07%) Linux
2 37 (4.76%) Apple iOS
3 36 (4.63%) Android
4 31 (3.98%) Windows
5 20 (2.57%) Unix
6 11 (1.41%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (1.29%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.90%) Debian
9 5 (0.64%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.39%) CoreOS
11 2 (0.26%) Windows Server
12 1 (0.13%) MeeGo
12 1 (0.13%) Tizen
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 695 (89.33%) Agile Software Development
2 247 (31.75%) TDD
3 183 (23.52%) MVC
4 178 (22.88%) Continuous Integration
5 173 (22.24%) Software Engineering
6 128 (16.45%) Mentoring
7 116 (14.91%) Unit Testing
8 104 (13.37%) SOA
9 100 (12.85%) OO
10 97 (12.47%) Kanban
11 93 (11.95%) Web Development
12 88 (11.31%) BDD
13 83 (10.67%) Project Management
14 81 (10.41%) User Stories
15 77 (9.90%) E-Commerce
16 75 (9.64%) Dependency Injection
17 74 (9.51%) Functional Testing
18 72 (9.25%) SDLC
19 69 (8.87%) CRM
20 66 (8.48%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 281 (36.12%) JavaScript
2 235 (30.21%) C#
2 235 (30.21%) SQL
3 226 (29.05%) Java
4 68 (8.74%) Python
5 65 (8.35%) Ruby
6 59 (7.58%) Scala
7 46 (5.91%) PHP
8 45 (5.78%) VB.NET
9 44 (5.66%) C++
10 41 (5.27%) T-SQL
11 40 (5.14%) ES6
12 38 (4.88%) Clojure
13 22 (2.83%) C
13 22 (2.83%) Groovy
14 19 (2.44%) Bash Shell
15 16 (2.06%) PL/SQL
15 16 (2.06%) VB
16 14 (1.80%) XPath
17 12 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 110 (14.14%) Degree
2 21 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 17 (2.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 13 (1.67%) Sun Certification
5 12 (1.54%) ISEB
6 10 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.16%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.51%) PhD
10 3 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.26%) CITP
11 2 (0.26%) PMP
12 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.13%) HND
12 1 (0.13%) MCSD
12 1 (0.13%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (16.84%) QA
2 4 (0.51%) TickIT
3 3 (0.39%) ISO 9000
4 2 (0.26%) SDET
5 1 (0.13%) COBIT
5 1 (0.13%) JTAG
5 1 (0.13%) MISRA
5 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 46 (5.91%) Docker
2 5 (0.64%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.51%) Firmware
4 3 (0.39%) VirtualBox
5 2 (0.26%) zsh
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (5.53%) Puppet
2 8 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (0.77%) Grafana
3 6 (0.77%) Graphite
3 6 (0.77%) Packer
3 6 (0.77%) Terraform
3 6 (0.77%) Uchiwa
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 114 (14.65%) Oracle
2 97 (12.47%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.27%) Salesforce.com
4 30 (3.86%) Facebook
4 30 (3.86%) Twitter
5 26 (3.34%) Zend
6 21 (2.70%) Adobe
7 20 (2.57%) ServiceNow
8 18 (2.31%) Google
9 10 (1.29%) SAP
10 9 (1.16%) Atlassian
10 9 (1.16%) Cisco
10 9 (1.16%) SonicWALL
11 7 (0.90%) IBM
12 6 (0.77%) MuleSoft
12 6 (0.77%) WSO2
12 6 (0.77%) Xamarin
13 5 (0.64%) Hortonworks
13 5 (0.64%) MapR
13 5 (0.64%) Rackspace
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ISL
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Syntax Consultancy
Salary: Benefits (Neg.)
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bromsgrove
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Birmingham
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
Carter Personnel Consultants Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits inc. Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Eligo Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Warwick
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
aap3
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago