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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 26 32 72
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +40
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 384 323 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.75% 6.38% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 7.72% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 335 266 125
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
4945 4186 3553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.86% 82.73% 82.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4073 3569 2861
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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 +26 140 £40,000 +3.89% 16
Warwickshire -10 72 £52,500 +16.66% 9
Coventry -8 63 £47,500 +16.56% 5
Staffordshire +18 40 £43,250 -6.48% 6
Solihull +10 20 £42,500 +21.42% 4
Worcestershire +1 12 £30,000 -21.56% 2
Shropshire +9 9 £55,000 - 10
Sutton Coldfield -4 7 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Walsall - 3 £34,000 -
West Bromwich - 1 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 691 (98.71%) Agile Software Development
2 248 (35.43%) JavaScript
3 242 (34.57%) HTML
4 230 (32.86%) TDD
5 228 (32.57%) SQL
6 214 (30.57%) .NET
7 212 (30.29%) C#
8 193 (27.57%) CSS
9 190 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
10 189 (27.00%) Java
11 174 (24.86%) MVC
12 140 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 138 (19.71%) MySQL
14 137 (19.57%) Degree
15 135 (19.29%) Git (software)
16 134 (19.14%) ASP.NET
16 134 (19.14%) XML
17 132 (18.86%) jQuery
18 126 (18.00%) Software Engineering
19 122 (17.43%) Spring
20 120 (17.14%) REST
21 113 (16.14%) OO
22 110 (15.71%) E-Commerce
23 109 (15.57%) Web Services
24 107 (15.29%) Jenkins
25 104 (14.86%) SOA
26 103 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
27 102 (14.57%) Dependency Injection
27 102 (14.57%) Unit Testing
27 102 (14.57%) JSON

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 76 (10.86%) JBoss
2 64 (9.14%) Apache
2 64 (9.14%) GlassFish
3 57 (8.14%) nginx
4 31 (4.43%) WildFly
5 14 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.71%) Node.js
7 11 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.14%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.14%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.86%) Confluence
9 6 (0.86%) IIS
10 5 (0.71%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.29%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.29%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.29%) Documentum
12 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.14%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 33 (4.71%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.57%) MS Office
2 11 (1.57%) MS Project
3 5 (0.71%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 55 (7.86%) Magento
2 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 42 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (3.71%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (3.71%) CloudFront
3 25 (3.57%) SaaS
4 18 (2.57%) GitHub
5 17 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.00%) Force.com
7 4 (0.57%) IaaS
7 4 (0.57%) PaaS
8 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.86%) Internet
2 7 (1.00%) Broadband
3 2 (0.29%) DNS
3 2 (0.29%) Firewall
3 2 (0.29%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.29%) LAN
3 2 (0.29%) SAN
3 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.29%) WLAN
4 1 (0.14%) ATM
4 1 (0.14%) HTTP
4 1 (0.14%) Intranet
4 1 (0.14%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 138 (19.71%) MySQL
3 75 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
4 44 (6.29%) MongoDB
5 32 (4.57%) NoSQL
6 25 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 23 (3.29%) Apache Cassandra
8 18 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 16 (2.29%) Neo4j
9 16 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (2.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 15 (2.14%) Big Data
11 11 (1.57%) Relational Database
12 7 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.57%) Power BI
15 4 (0.57%) QlikView
15 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 135 (19.29%) Git (software)
2 107 (15.29%) Jenkins
3 82 (11.71%) Cucumber
4 78 (11.14%) Hudson
4 78 (11.14%) Selenium
5 68 (9.71%) RSpec
6 51 (7.29%) JUnit
7 49 (7.00%) Subversion
8 45 (6.43%) Visual Studio
9 44 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 43 (6.14%) NUnit
10 43 (6.14%) WATIR
11 41 (5.86%) JBehave
12 34 (4.86%) MSTest
13 32 (4.57%) Moq
13 32 (4.57%) Rhino Mocks
14 27 (3.86%) JIRA
15 26 (3.71%) TeamCity
16 17 (2.43%) SpecFlow
17 14 (2.00%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (12.14%) Retail
2 75 (10.71%) Billing
3 68 (9.71%) Finance
4 30 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.43%) Games
6 11 (1.57%) Local Government
7 9 (1.29%) Marketing
7 9 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.57%) Legal
8 4 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.43%) Law
10 2 (0.29%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.14%) Advertising
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 346 (49.43%) Developer
2 121 (17.29%) Java Developer
3 115 (16.43%) Analyst
4 96 (13.71%) Senior Developer
5 95 (13.57%) .NET Developer
6 87 (12.43%) Agile Developer
7 84 (12.00%) Business Analyst
8 82 (11.71%) C# Developer
9 78 (11.14%) Agile Java Developer
10 67 (9.57%) Senior Java Developer
11 60 (8.57%) Web Developer
12 57 (8.14%) Development Manager
13 56 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
14 46 (6.57%) Agile Business Analyst
15 44 (6.29%) Project Manager
15 44 (6.29%) Scrum Master
16 42 (6.00%) Senior Agile Developer
17 41 (5.86%) Senior Agile Java Developer
18 34 (4.86%) Architect
19 32 (4.57%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (34.57%) HTML
2 214 (30.57%) .NET
3 193 (27.57%) CSS
4 134 (19.14%) ASP.NET
4 134 (19.14%) XML
5 132 (18.86%) jQuery
6 122 (17.43%) Spring
7 120 (17.14%) REST
8 109 (15.57%) Web Services
9 103 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC
10 102 (14.57%) JSON
11 89 (12.71%) WCF
12 86 (12.29%) RESTful
13 85 (12.14%) Hibernate
14 82 (11.71%) HTML5
15 74 (10.57%) Java EE
16 68 (9.71%) JMS
17 67 (9.57%) AngularJS
17 67 (9.57%) LAMP
18 64 (9.14%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.43%) Mathematics
2 41 (5.86%) Inversion of Control
3 37 (5.29%) Mobile App
4 34 (4.86%) Smart Meter
5 26 (3.71%) User Experience
6 19 (2.71%) Computer Science
7 14 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (0.71%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (0.71%) Management Information System
8 5 (0.71%) Statistics
9 4 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.43%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.29%) CESG
11 2 (0.29%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.29%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.29%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.29%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.29%) Replication
11 2 (0.29%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 69 (9.86%) Linux
2 54 (7.71%) Windows
3 29 (4.14%) Debian
3 29 (4.14%) Ubuntu
4 19 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 13 (1.86%) Android
6 10 (1.43%) Unix
7 2 (0.29%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.29%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.29%) MVS
7 2 (0.29%) Solaris
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 691 (98.71%) Agile Software Development
2 230 (32.86%) TDD
3 190 (27.14%) Continuous Integration
4 174 (24.86%) MVC
5 126 (18.00%) Software Engineering
6 113 (16.14%) OO
7 110 (15.71%) E-Commerce
8 104 (14.86%) SOA
9 102 (14.57%) Dependency Injection
9 102 (14.57%) Unit Testing
10 99 (14.14%) Open Source
11 89 (12.71%) Workflow
12 85 (12.14%) Web Development
13 81 (11.57%) Kanban
14 79 (11.29%) Mentoring
15 72 (10.29%) Coaching
16 67 (9.57%) BDD
17 66 (9.43%) DSDM
18 58 (8.29%) Performance Optimisation
19 57 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 248 (35.43%) JavaScript
2 228 (32.57%) SQL
3 212 (30.29%) C#
4 189 (27.00%) Java
5 63 (9.00%) PHP
6 53 (7.57%) Ruby
7 49 (7.00%) Groovy
8 36 (5.14%) Scala
9 29 (4.14%) PHP 5
10 28 (4.00%) T-SQL
11 21 (3.00%) Clojure
12 17 (2.43%) C++
13 16 (2.29%) PL/SQL
13 16 (2.29%) TypeScript
14 15 (2.14%) Python
15 12 (1.71%) Perl
16 11 (1.57%) VB.NET
16 11 (1.57%) XPath
17 10 (1.43%) VB
18 9 (1.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 137 (19.57%) Degree
2 20 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 18 (2.57%) ISEB
4 17 (2.43%) CITP
5 13 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 11 (1.57%) Security Cleared
7 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (0.86%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.43%) MCPD
10 3 (0.43%) MCSD
10 3 (0.43%) MCTS
10 3 (0.43%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.29%) CEH
11 2 (0.29%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.29%) ISSAP
11 2 (0.29%) MBCS
11 2 (0.29%) MCAD
11 2 (0.29%) MCP
11 2 (0.29%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (10.86%) QA
2 5 (0.71%) SLA
3 4 (0.57%) ISO 9000
3 4 (0.57%) TickIT
4 1 (0.14%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 31 (4.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 37 (5.29%) Puppet
2 11 (1.57%) Rundeck
3 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.29%) Ansible
4 2 (0.29%) Control-M
4 2 (0.29%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.29%) Mesos
4 2 (0.29%) Nagios
4 2 (0.29%) Unicenter
4 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 86 (12.29%) Microsoft
2 59 (8.43%) Zend
3 55 (7.86%) Google
4 40 (5.71%) Oracle
5 33 (4.71%) New Relic
6 21 (3.00%) Twitter
7 7 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.00%) webMethods
8 5 (0.71%) Adobe
8 5 (0.71%) Dynatrace
8 5 (0.71%) Facebook
9 3 (0.43%) SAP
9 3 (0.43%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.29%) Informatica
10 2 (0.29%) Pega
10 2 (0.29%) Tableau
11 1 (0.14%) CA
11 1 (0.14%) Cisco
11 1 (0.14%) iManage
11 1 (0.14%) Verint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Net Talent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands
npower
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Warwickshire
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £100000.00 - £125000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Marine Information Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capgemini
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Sogeti
Salary: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 21 days ago