The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 6.49% 1.75% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 2.53% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 4
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 158 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.01% 69.30% 78.22%
Number of salaries quoted 173 129 153
Average salary £37,125 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Scrum
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Worcester - 14 £50,000 - 2
Redditch -6 1 £30,000 -
Evesham - 1 £45,000 -
Malvern - 1 £42,500 -
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 41 (93.18%) C#
1 41 (93.18%) .NET
2 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
4 25 (56.82%) MVC
4 25 (56.82%) TDD
4 25 (56.82%) WCF
5 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 21 (47.73%) C++
7 16 (36.36%) NUnit
7 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
7 16 (36.36%) C
7 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
8 15 (34.09%) Dependency Injection
8 15 (34.09%) Inversion of Control
8 15 (34.09%) Spring.NET
8 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (34.09%) Kanban
8 15 (34.09%) MSTest
8 15 (34.09%) Rhino Mocks
8 15 (34.09%) Moq
8 15 (34.09%) Castle Windsor
8 15 (34.09%) Ninject
8 15 (34.09%) Web Application Development
8 15 (34.09%) Unity DI Container
9 14 (31.82%) HTML
9 14 (31.82%) SQL
10 12 (27.27%) MFC
10 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.45%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) NUnit
2 15 (34.09%) MSTest
2 15 (34.09%) Rhino Mocks
2 15 (34.09%) Moq
3 12 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (20.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.27%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.45%) Law
1 9 (20.45%) Manufacturing
1 9 (20.45%) Military
2 3 (6.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (63.64%) Developer
2 19 (43.18%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.82%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) C# Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) .NET Software Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Applications Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Graduate
6 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior C# Software Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Automation Engineer
8 1 (2.27%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) ASP.NET
3 25 (56.82%) WCF
4 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (34.09%) Spring.NET
5 15 (34.09%) Castle Windsor
5 15 (34.09%) Ninject
5 15 (34.09%) Unity DI Container
6 14 (31.82%) HTML
7 12 (27.27%) MFC
8 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
8 10 (22.73%) XML
8 10 (22.73%) jQuery
9 9 (20.45%) WPF
9 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 9 (20.45%) XSLT
9 9 (20.45%) Ajax
9 9 (20.45%) WinForms
10 5 (11.36%) CSS
11 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (20.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 2 (4.55%) Physics
4 2 (4.55%) Chemistry
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) MVC
1 25 (56.82%) TDD
2 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 15 (34.09%) Dependency Injection
3 15 (34.09%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (34.09%) Kanban
3 15 (34.09%) Web Application Development
4 11 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.45%) Digital Forensics
6 9 (20.45%) Web Development
7 4 (9.09%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) UML
8 1 (2.27%) OO
Programming Languages
1 41 (93.18%) C#
2 21 (47.73%) C++
3 16 (36.36%) C
4 14 (31.82%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) VC++
6 9 (20.45%) VB.NET
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) ISO 9000
1 11 (25.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Oracle
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