The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 23 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 29 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 8.17% 10.85% 11.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.32% 13.21% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 27 26 26
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,332 £33,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
311 212 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 87.61% 82.17% 85.60%
Number of salaries quoted 287 188 198
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Scrum
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcester -11 16 £37,500 -1.31%
Malvern -7 6 £42,500 -11.45%
Pershore - 3 £34,332 -
Redditch +9 2 £45,000 +28.57%
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) C#
3 15 (36.59%) QA
4 13 (31.71%) .NET
5 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
6 11 (26.83%) Java
7 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
7 10 (24.39%) C++
7 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
8 9 (21.95%) jQuery
8 9 (21.95%) HTML
8 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 7 (17.07%) OO
9 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
9 7 (17.07%) SQL
9 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
9 7 (17.07%) Selenium
9 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
9 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
9 7 (17.07%) Node.js
9 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
10 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
10 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
10 6 (14.63%) TDD
10 6 (14.63%) MVC
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
10 6 (14.63%) MS Office
10 6 (14.63%) ISEB
11 5 (12.20%) Middleware

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.07%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) MongoDB
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.76%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Selenium
2 4 (9.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.32%) NUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (4.88%) Grunt
4 2 (4.88%) gulp
4 2 (4.88%) JIRA
4 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
5 1 (2.44%) JUnit
General
1 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (9.76%) Finance
3 3 (7.32%) Back Office
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Software Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Applications Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
5 3 (7.32%) Software Development Director
5 3 (7.32%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Team Leader
5 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) jQuery
3 6 (14.63%) AngularJS
3 6 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
4 5 (12.20%) Middleware
4 5 (12.20%) React
5 4 (9.76%) WPF
5 4 (9.76%) XML
6 3 (7.32%) Ajax
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (7.32%) CSS3
6 3 (7.32%) HTML5
7 2 (4.88%) LESS
7 2 (4.88%) Sass
7 2 (4.88%) SOAP
7 2 (4.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
2 5 (12.20%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (4.88%) Chemistry
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.88%) Physics
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
1 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) Software Testing
3 7 (17.07%) Manual Testing
3 7 (17.07%) OO
3 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.63%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) TDD
5 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
5 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (12.20%) Functional Testing
5 5 (12.20%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) Test Strategy
5 5 (12.20%) Time Management
6 4 (9.76%) Automation Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Project Planning
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Android Development
7 3 (7.32%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C#
2 11 (26.83%) Java
3 10 (24.39%) C++
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.07%) SQL
5 3 (7.32%) Apple Swift
5 3 (7.32%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) Python
6 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) ISEB
1 6 (14.63%) ISTQB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (36.59%) QA
2 5 (12.20%) ISO 9000
2 5 (12.20%) TickIT
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) SAP