The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 12 26
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 5.26% 2.00% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 3.03% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £30,500
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 - £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 - £31,700
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 86.32% 66.00% 71.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80 28 59
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Worcester region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Worcester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Worcester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 13 (81.25%) C#
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 10 (62.50%) NUnit
6 9 (56.25%) TDD
6 9 (56.25%) WCF
6 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (56.25%) Kanban
6 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
6 9 (56.25%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (56.25%) Inversion of Control
6 9 (56.25%) MSTest
6 9 (56.25%) Rhino Mocks
6 9 (56.25%) Moq
6 9 (56.25%) Castle Windsor
6 9 (56.25%) Ninject
6 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
6 9 (56.25%) Unity DI Container
6 9 (56.25%) Spring.NET
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) OO
7 4 (25.00%) OOD
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (25.00%) Ajax
7 4 (25.00%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) NUnit
2 9 (56.25%) MSTest
2 9 (56.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (56.25%) Moq
3 1 (6.25%) QUnit
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) ScrumMaster
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Programmer
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET
2 13 (81.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (56.25%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (56.25%) Ninject
3 9 (56.25%) Unity DI Container
3 9 (56.25%) WCF
3 9 (56.25%) Spring.NET
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) REST
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (81.25%) MVC
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (56.25%) Kanban
3 9 (56.25%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (56.25%) Web Application Development
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) OOD
5 3 (18.75%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
7 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft