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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 43 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 330 262 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.24% 5.06% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.52% 6.18% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 274 240 238
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
4386 4238 3946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.93% 81.80% 78.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3557 3304
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 2015. 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 +25 135 £47,500 +5.55% 20
Warwickshire -8 67 £50,000 +23.07% 8
Coventry 0 51 £40,000 -27.27% 11
Worcestershire -1 28 £38,500 -7.22% 7
Solihull -9 17 £32,500 -20.73% 3
Staffordshire +8 14 £40,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £27,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £59,000 -
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 606 (94.39%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (44.70%) .NET
3 237 (36.92%) C#
4 223 (34.74%) TDD
5 189 (29.44%) HTML
6 184 (28.66%) SQL Server
7 172 (26.79%) Kanban
8 169 (26.32%) JavaScript
8 169 (26.32%) MVC
9 159 (24.77%) CSS
10 150 (23.36%) SQL
11 149 (23.21%) ASP.NET
12 146 (22.74%) Continuous Integration
13 142 (22.12%) Microsoft
14 117 (18.22%) HTML5
15 109 (16.98%) jQuery
16 108 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
17 86 (13.40%) Java
17 86 (13.40%) Finance
18 84 (13.08%) Project Management
19 80 (12.46%) Degree
20 76 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
21 75 (11.68%) Security Cleared
22 74 (11.53%) SC Cleared
23 70 (10.90%) NUnit
24 67 (10.44%) Castle Windsor
24 67 (10.44%) WCF
25 66 (10.28%) Visual Studio
25 66 (10.28%) CSS3
26 65 (10.12%) .NET Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 56 (8.72%) SharePoint
2 41 (6.39%) SharePoint 2010
3 37 (5.76%) SharePoint 2013
4 36 (5.61%) Tomcat
5 29 (4.52%) CMS
6 24 (3.74%) WordPress
7 23 (3.58%) IIS
8 18 (2.80%) GlassFish
9 11 (1.71%) Apache
10 9 (1.40%) JBoss
10 9 (1.40%) Node.js
11 7 (1.09%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.78%) Drupal
12 5 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.62%) WorkSite
14 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.31%) SAS
15 2 (0.31%) Confluence
16 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
16 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.74%) InfoPath
3 18 (2.80%) MS Office
4 12 (1.87%) MS Project
5 4 (0.62%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.47%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.31%) SPSS
8 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.31%) Magento
2 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (5.45%) Office 365
2 23 (3.58%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.80%) Google Analytics
4 17 (2.65%) SaaS
5 12 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.31%) PaaS
6 2 (0.31%) GitHub
6 2 (0.31%) IaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.43%) Internet
2 13 (2.02%) Broadband
3 7 (1.09%) HTTP
4 6 (0.93%) DNS
4 6 (0.93%) Firewall
5 5 (0.78%) Wireshark
5 5 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.78%) SAN
6 1 (0.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.16%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (28.66%) SQL Server
2 35 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (5.14%) MySQL
4 31 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (1.87%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.78%) Big Data
9 5 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 5 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.62%) OLAP
11 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.31%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 70 (10.90%) NUnit
2 66 (10.28%) Visual Studio
3 65 (10.12%) Subversion
3 65 (10.12%) Rhino Mocks
4 62 (9.66%) Git (software)
5 61 (9.50%) Moq
5 61 (9.50%) MSTest
6 38 (5.92%) Team Foundation Server
7 31 (4.83%) Maven
8 22 (3.43%) JUnit
9 11 (1.71%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.56%) Selenium
11 8 (1.25%) Ant
11 8 (1.25%) Gradle
12 7 (1.09%) TeamCity
13 6 (0.93%) ReSharper
13 6 (0.93%) Jasmine
13 6 (0.93%) PHPUnit
14 5 (0.78%) SoapUI
14 5 (0.78%) RequisitePro
General
1 86 (13.40%) Finance
2 34 (5.30%) Retail
3 26 (4.05%) Billing
3 26 (4.05%) Marketing
4 22 (3.43%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.65%) Banking
6 16 (2.49%) Aerospace
7 11 (1.71%) Games
8 10 (1.56%) Electronics
9 8 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.78%) Automotive
11 3 (0.47%) Advertising
11 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
12 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.16%) Legal
13 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.16%) Publishing
13 1 (0.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 308 (47.98%) Developer
2 139 (21.65%) .NET Developer
3 100 (15.58%) Analyst
4 70 (10.90%) Business Analyst
5 69 (10.75%) Senior Developer
6 52 (8.10%) C# Developer
7 49 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 48 (7.48%) Project Manager
9 42 (6.54%) Java Developer
10 39 (6.07%) Software Engineer
11 37 (5.76%) Senior Manager
12 36 (5.61%) Web Developer
12 36 (5.61%) Architect
13 35 (5.45%) Senior Java Developer
14 32 (4.98%) Agile Business Analyst
15 31 (4.83%) Software Developer
16 30 (4.67%) Agile Project Manager
17 26 (4.05%) Designer
17 26 (4.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 25 (3.89%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 287 (44.70%) .NET
2 189 (29.44%) HTML
3 159 (24.77%) CSS
4 149 (23.21%) ASP.NET
5 117 (18.22%) HTML5
6 109 (16.98%) jQuery
7 108 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 67 (10.44%) Castle Windsor
8 67 (10.44%) WCF
9 66 (10.28%) CSS3
10 65 (10.12%) .NET Framework
11 63 (9.81%) Spring.NET
12 61 (9.50%) Ninject
12 61 (9.50%) J2EE
12 61 (9.50%) Unity DI Container
13 52 (8.10%) AngularJS
14 47 (7.32%) Ajax
15 45 (7.01%) Web Services
16 39 (6.07%) WPF
17 35 (5.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 61 (9.50%) Inversion of Control
2 41 (6.39%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (4.98%) Mobile App
4 31 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (4.36%) User Experience
5 28 (4.36%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.65%) N-Tier
7 15 (2.34%) Management Information System
8 10 (1.56%) Social Network
9 8 (1.25%) Learning Management System
9 8 (1.25%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.25%) Physics
10 5 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (0.78%) Clustering
11 4 (0.62%) E-Learning
11 4 (0.62%) SCORM
11 4 (0.62%) Tandem
12 3 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.47%) iPad
12 3 (0.47%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 63 (9.81%) Windows
2 59 (9.19%) Linux
3 25 (3.89%) UNIX
4 16 (2.49%) Solaris
5 14 (2.18%) Android
5 14 (2.18%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.31%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.31%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.31%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.16%) OS/400
7 1 (0.16%) zOS
7 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 606 (94.39%) Agile Software Development
2 223 (34.74%) TDD
3 172 (26.79%) Kanban
4 169 (26.32%) MVC
5 146 (22.74%) Continuous Integration
6 84 (13.08%) Project Management
7 76 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
8 64 (9.97%) Mentoring
9 63 (9.81%) Web Application Development
10 62 (9.66%) PRINCE2
11 60 (9.35%) Software Engineering
12 54 (8.41%) E-Commerce
13 50 (7.79%) Unit Testing
14 46 (7.17%) User Acceptance Testing
14 46 (7.17%) Stakeholder Management
15 45 (7.01%) DSDM
16 44 (6.85%) OO
17 40 (6.23%) Test Automation
18 37 (5.76%) Content Management
19 34 (5.30%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 237 (36.92%) C#
2 169 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 150 (23.36%) SQL
4 86 (13.40%) Java
5 51 (7.94%) PHP
6 47 (7.32%) VB.NET
7 42 (6.54%) Python
8 33 (5.14%) Perl
9 31 (4.83%) T-SQL
10 23 (3.58%) C++
11 21 (3.27%) VB
11 21 (3.27%) Ruby
12 18 (2.80%) Shell Script
13 16 (2.49%) PowerShell
14 7 (1.09%) XAML
14 7 (1.09%) C
15 6 (0.93%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.47%) Fortran
16 3 (0.47%) VC++
16 3 (0.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 80 (12.46%) Degree
2 75 (11.68%) Security Cleared
3 74 (11.53%) SC Cleared
4 46 (7.17%) ISEB
5 18 (2.80%) ISTQB
6 17 (2.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 16 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 8 (1.25%) PhD
10 6 (0.93%) MCSD
10 6 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (0.78%) MCSE
12 3 (0.47%) MCP
13 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.16%) MCTS
14 1 (0.16%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (7.01%) QA
2 18 (2.80%) SLA
3 5 (0.78%) TickIT
4 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.47%) Docker
3 1 (0.16%) Samba
Systems Management
1 28 (4.36%) Nagios
2 19 (2.96%) Puppet
3 16 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.34%) Ansible
4 15 (2.34%) BladeLogic
4 15 (2.34%) Unicenter
4 15 (2.34%) Tivoli
5 13 (2.02%) OpenNMS
6 12 (1.87%) Control-M
7 2 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.16%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 142 (22.12%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.61%) Oracle
3 24 (3.74%) Zend
4 19 (2.96%) Google
5 12 (1.87%) Telerik
5 12 (1.87%) Twitter
6 10 (1.56%) Facebook
7 6 (0.93%) HP
8 3 (0.47%) Adobe
8 3 (0.47%) Apple
9 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.31%) BT
9 2 (0.31%) Ab Initio
9 2 (0.31%) Informatica
9 2 (0.31%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.31%) SAP
9 2 (0.31%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.16%) Tableau
10 1 (0.16%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.16%) New Relic
Rugby, Warwickshire
Experian
Salary: Bonus scheme, Pension
Posted: 1 hour ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bens and bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 20,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 50,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 18 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 48,000 plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
JPS Selection
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience.
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £37,500 per annum based on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mobile Fun Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + up to £10,000 bonus, pension, etc.
Posted: 8 days ago