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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 31 39
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.79% 6.11% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.19% 7.62% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 38 16 4
Average salary £37,000 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
221 210 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.99% 80.15% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 203 176 135
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2015.

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 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
Worcester +7 27 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Redditch +3 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Malvern 0 2 £42,250 -0.58%
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 54 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (68.18%) .NET
3 43 (65.15%) C#
4 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
5 24 (36.36%) TDD
6 21 (31.82%) Degree
6 21 (31.82%) VB.NET
7 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
8 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
8 19 (28.79%) SQL
9 17 (25.76%) MVC
10 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
11 15 (22.73%) C++
11 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
12 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
12 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (18.18%) Web Application Development
13 12 (18.18%) BDD
13 12 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (18.18%) RESTful
13 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (18.18%) Music Industry
14 10 (15.15%) QA
14 10 (15.15%) SDLC
15 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
15 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
15 9 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (13.64%) Internet
16 8 (12.12%) Software Architecture

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.18%) Music Industry
2 9 (13.64%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.55%) Automotive
4 2 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (56.06%) Developer
2 21 (31.82%) .NET Developer
3 19 (28.79%) Software Developer
4 12 (18.18%) Software Engineer
5 9 (13.64%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) Team Leader
7 4 (6.06%) Software Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Qt Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (3.03%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.03%) Business Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Analyst
10 1 (1.52%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.52%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (68.18%) .NET
2 15 (22.73%) ASP.NET
3 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (19.70%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (18.18%) RESTful
5 6 (9.09%) WPF
5 6 (9.09%) Qt
6 5 (7.58%) MFC
6 5 (7.58%) .NET Framework
7 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (3.03%) SOAP
9 1 (1.52%) Spring
9 1 (1.52%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) HTML
9 1 (1.52%) jQuery
9 1 (1.52%) HTML5
9 1 (1.52%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.52%) CSS3
9 1 (1.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.55%) Biotechnology
3 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.36%) TDD
3 20 (30.30%) Software Engineering
4 17 (25.76%) MVC
5 13 (19.70%) Business Analysis
6 12 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (18.18%) BDD
6 12 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 10 (15.15%) SDLC
8 9 (13.64%) Unit Testing
9 8 (12.12%) Coaching
9 8 (12.12%) Software Architecture
10 7 (10.61%) SOA
11 6 (9.09%) CMMI
11 6 (9.09%) Time Management
11 6 (9.09%) Line Management
12 5 (7.58%) ITIL
13 4 (6.06%) Kanban
13 4 (6.06%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) C#
2 21 (31.82%) VB.NET
3 19 (28.79%) SQL
4 15 (22.73%) C++
5 4 (6.06%) Java
5 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.55%) VC++
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 5 (7.58%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) QA
2 6 (9.09%) TickIT
Vendors
1 16 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.52%) Adobe
2 1 (1.52%) Zend
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