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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 29 38 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 366 302 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.42% 5.59% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.31% 6.43% 7.35%
Number of salaries quoted 315 270 322
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £33,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £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
5008 4697 4707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.86% 86.87% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3938 3873 3950
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,350
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £63,299
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 25 September 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 25 September 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
Coventry +28 125 £45,000 - 11
Birmingham -6 100 £42,500 - 20
Warwickshire +6 60 £45,000 -7.69% 8
Staffordshire +2 38 £48,500 +29.33% 10
Solihull - 12 £36,750 - 3
Worcestershire -2 9 £35,000 - 4
Shropshire -27 8 £50,000 -2.83% 5
Sutton Coldfield -5 5 £45,000 -10.00%
Walsall +4 3 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Halesowen - 2 £21,000 - 2
Herefordshire -8 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 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.

1 710 (90.56%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (36.61%) JavaScript
3 258 (32.91%) .NET
4 255 (32.53%) HTML
5 247 (31.51%) C#
6 239 (30.48%) TDD
7 225 (28.70%) SQL
8 207 (26.40%) Java
9 192 (24.49%) MVC
10 172 (21.94%) CSS
11 169 (21.56%) Continuous Integration
12 166 (21.17%) ASP.NET
13 162 (20.66%) Software Engineering
14 134 (17.09%) jQuery
15 129 (16.45%) QA
15 129 (16.45%) Mentoring
16 127 (16.20%) SQL Server
17 123 (15.69%) Web Services
18 121 (15.43%) HTML5
19 119 (15.18%) XML
20 118 (15.05%) AngularJS
21 109 (13.90%) Git (software)
22 108 (13.78%) Degree
23 105 (13.39%) Unit Testing
23 105 (13.39%) MySQL
23 105 (13.39%) Oracle
24 104 (13.27%) Microsoft
24 104 (13.27%) Jenkins
25 102 (13.01%) SOA
26 100 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC

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 48 (6.12%) JBoss
2 47 (5.99%) GlassFish
3 42 (5.36%) WildFly
4 38 (4.85%) SharePoint
5 30 (3.83%) BizTalk Server
6 26 (3.32%) Apache Spark
7 15 (1.91%) Apache
8 14 (1.79%) Tomcat
9 12 (1.53%) IIS
9 12 (1.53%) SharePoint Server
10 10 (1.28%) CMS
11 9 (1.15%) Confluence
12 8 (1.02%) WordPress
13 6 (0.77%) nginx
13 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (0.64%) Apache Pig
14 5 (0.64%) OpenStack
14 5 (0.64%) WebLogic
15 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 38 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 22 (2.81%) Photoshop
3 16 (2.04%) MS Office
4 5 (0.64%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.26%) InDesign
6 2 (0.26%) InVision
6 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.13%) Doxygen
7 1 (0.13%) HipChat
7 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.51%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 4 (0.51%) Magento
4 3 (0.38%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.26%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.26%) Sage CRM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.13%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 38 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.30%) SaaS
3 15 (1.91%) Office 365
4 14 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (1.53%) GitHub
6 7 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.89%) PaaS
7 6 (0.77%) IaaS
8 2 (0.26%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.55%) Internet
2 16 (2.04%) TCP/IP
3 9 (1.15%) VoIP
4 8 (1.02%) ATM
4 8 (1.02%) LDAP
5 7 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (0.89%) HTTP
5 7 (0.89%) IOS XR
6 5 (0.64%) Firewall
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%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 105 (13.39%) MySQL
3 61 (7.78%) PostgreSQL
4 58 (7.40%) MongoDB
5 49 (6.25%) NoSQL
6 41 (5.23%) Apache Cassandra
7 38 (4.85%) Relational Database
8 34 (4.34%) Big Data
9 32 (4.08%) Hadoop
10 20 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 20 (2.55%) SQL Server 2014
11 9 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (1.02%) MariaDB
13 6 (0.77%) Data Mining
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.64%) HBase
14 5 (0.64%) Neo4j
14 5 (0.64%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 109 (13.90%) Git (software)
2 104 (13.27%) Jenkins
3 74 (9.44%) Selenium
4 70 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 66 (8.42%) JUnit
6 56 (7.14%) Hudson
7 50 (6.38%) JIRA
8 49 (6.25%) Visual Studio
9 46 (5.87%) JBehave
10 45 (5.74%) Cucumber
11 42 (5.36%) Subversion
12 27 (3.44%) Grunt
13 25 (3.19%) Babel
13 25 (3.19%) gulp
14 22 (2.81%) webpack
15 21 (2.68%) Maven
16 18 (2.30%) RSpec
17 17 (2.17%) Mercurial
17 17 (2.17%) Moq
17 17 (2.17%) WATIR
General
1 91 (11.61%) Retail
2 60 (7.65%) Finance
3 43 (5.48%) Back Office
4 24 (3.06%) Legal
5 20 (2.55%) Billing
6 18 (2.30%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.66%) Games
8 12 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.15%) Marketing
10 6 (0.77%) Electronics
10 6 (0.77%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.38%) Automotive
11 3 (0.38%) Local Government
12 2 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.13%) Banking
13 1 (0.13%) German Language
13 1 (0.13%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 380 (48.47%) Developer
2 136 (17.35%) Senior Developer
3 114 (14.54%) .NET Developer
4 112 (14.29%) Analyst
5 109 (13.90%) Java Developer
6 108 (13.78%) C# Developer
7 88 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 76 (9.69%) Project Manager
9 62 (7.91%) Business Analyst
9 62 (7.91%) Development Manager
10 53 (6.76%) Software Engineer
11 51 (6.51%) JavaScript Developer
12 46 (5.87%) Senior Java Developer
12 46 (5.87%) Software Developer
13 43 (5.48%) Development Project Manager
14 42 (5.36%) ASP.NET Developer
15 41 (5.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 37 (4.72%) Lead Developer
17 34 (4.34%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 34 (4.34%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 258 (32.91%) .NET
2 255 (32.53%) HTML
3 172 (21.94%) CSS
4 166 (21.17%) ASP.NET
5 134 (17.09%) jQuery
6 123 (15.69%) Web Services
7 121 (15.43%) HTML5
8 119 (15.18%) XML
9 118 (15.05%) AngularJS
10 100 (12.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 95 (12.12%) Spring
12 91 (11.61%) RESTful
13 70 (8.93%) REST
14 62 (7.91%) Node.js
15 61 (7.78%) Hibernate
16 54 (6.89%) Java EE
17 53 (6.76%) CSS3
18 52 (6.63%) React
18 52 (6.63%) SOAP
19 49 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 99 (12.63%) User Experience
2 76 (9.69%) Mobile App
3 50 (6.38%) Mathematics
4 44 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.34%) Computer Science
6 33 (4.21%) Artificial Intelligence
7 27 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
8 23 (2.93%) Smart Meter
9 17 (2.17%) NHS
10 15 (1.91%) iPhone
10 15 (1.91%) Physics
11 13 (1.66%) e-Learning
12 12 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
13 11 (1.40%) Management Information System
13 11 (1.40%) PMI
14 10 (1.28%) iPad
14 10 (1.28%) N-Tier
15 7 (0.89%) CMDB
15 7 (0.89%) Fintech
16 6 (0.77%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 57 (7.27%) Linux
2 37 (4.72%) Windows
3 36 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 29 (3.70%) Android
5 20 (2.55%) Unix
6 14 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.89%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.38%) CoreOS
10 3 (0.38%) Debian
11 1 (0.13%) MeeGo
11 1 (0.13%) Tizen
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.13%) Windows CE
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 710 (90.56%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (30.48%) TDD
3 192 (24.49%) MVC
4 169 (21.56%) Continuous Integration
5 162 (20.66%) Software Engineering
6 129 (16.45%) Mentoring
7 105 (13.39%) Unit Testing
8 102 (13.01%) SOA
9 98 (12.50%) OO
10 97 (12.37%) Kanban
11 94 (11.99%) Project Management
12 92 (11.73%) Web Development
13 89 (11.35%) BDD
14 80 (10.20%) CRM
14 80 (10.20%) User Stories
15 71 (9.06%) E-Commerce
16 70 (8.93%) SDLC
17 67 (8.55%) Automated Testing
17 67 (8.55%) Dependency Injection
17 67 (8.55%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 287 (36.61%) JavaScript
2 247 (31.51%) C#
3 225 (28.70%) SQL
4 207 (26.40%) Java
5 67 (8.55%) Python
6 56 (7.14%) Ruby
7 54 (6.89%) Scala
8 45 (5.74%) VB.NET
9 44 (5.61%) C++
9 44 (5.61%) PHP
10 39 (4.97%) T-SQL
11 38 (4.85%) ES6
12 33 (4.21%) Clojure
13 24 (3.06%) C
14 21 (2.68%) Bash Shell
15 18 (2.30%) Groovy
16 14 (1.79%) PL/SQL
16 14 (1.79%) VB
17 12 (1.53%) Apex Code
17 12 (1.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 108 (13.78%) Degree
2 17 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 13 (1.66%) PMI Certification
4 12 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 12 (1.53%) Sun Certification
5 10 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 8 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (0.89%) ISEB
8 5 (0.64%) PhD
8 5 (0.64%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.64%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.26%) CITP
10 2 (0.26%) PMP
11 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (16.45%) QA
2 3 (0.38%) TickIT
3 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
3 2 (0.26%) SDET
4 1 (0.13%) JTAG
4 1 (0.13%) MISRA
4 1 (0.13%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (5.23%) Docker
2 5 (0.64%) Apache Flume
2 5 (0.64%) Firmware
3 3 (0.38%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.26%) zsh
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (4.85%) Puppet
2 9 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.64%) Grafana
3 5 (0.64%) Graphite
3 5 (0.64%) Packer
3 5 (0.64%) Terraform
3 5 (0.64%) Uchiwa
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 105 (13.39%) Oracle
2 104 (13.27%) Microsoft
3 42 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
4 26 (3.32%) Facebook
4 26 (3.32%) Twitter
5 23 (2.93%) Adobe
6 20 (2.55%) Zend
7 16 (2.04%) Google
7 16 (2.04%) ServiceNow
8 9 (1.15%) Cisco
8 9 (1.15%) SAP
8 9 (1.15%) SonicWALL
8 9 (1.15%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.02%) Atlassian
9 8 (1.02%) IBM
10 6 (0.77%) Sun
11 5 (0.64%) Cloudera
11 5 (0.64%) Hortonworks
11 5 (0.64%) MapR
11 5 (0.64%) WSO2
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Posted: 4 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + childcare, healthcare, pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £59000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £25000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
ninesharp
Salary: £57000 - £62000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £51,220 - 78,320 per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive Salary - Please contact for details
Posted: 6 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £40005 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Posted: 22 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
University of Birmingham
Salary: From £38,896 to £52,219 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago