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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 43 38
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.83% 2.89% 5.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.93% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,600 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
170 178 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 80.19% 73.55% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 156 150 199
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 24 December 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 -2 6 £37,500 +78.57% 1
Scrum
West Midlands

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) .NET
3 18 (69.23%) C#
4 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 17 (65.38%) MVC
4 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
6 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
6 14 (53.85%) TDD
6 14 (53.85%) NUnit
7 13 (50.00%) WCF
7 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (50.00%) Kanban
7 13 (50.00%) Spring.NET
7 13 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (50.00%) MSTest
7 13 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (50.00%) Moq
7 13 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
7 13 (50.00%) Ninject
7 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
7 13 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
8 8 (30.77%) Line Management
9 7 (26.92%) QA
9 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
9 7 (26.92%) Coaching
10 6 (23.08%) SOA
11 5 (19.23%) Finance
11 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) NUnit
2 13 (50.00%) MSTest
2 13 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 13 (50.00%) Moq
3 1 (3.85%) QUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (61.54%) Developer
1 16 (61.54%) .NET Developer
2 6 (23.08%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (11.54%) Team Leader
4 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
3 13 (50.00%) Ninject
3 13 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
3 13 (50.00%) WCF
3 13 (50.00%) Spring.NET
4 4 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (15.38%) jQuery
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
5 1 (3.85%) MFC
5 1 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (3.85%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Physics
2 1 (3.85%) Chemistry
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) MVC
3 14 (53.85%) TDD
4 13 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (50.00%) Kanban
4 13 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 8 (30.77%) Line Management
6 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
6 7 (26.92%) Coaching
7 6 (23.08%) SOA
8 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
9 4 (15.38%) OO
9 4 (15.38%) OOD
10 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
11 2 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.54%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) VC++
4 1 (3.85%) TypeScript
4 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO 9000
2 1 (3.85%) TickIT
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
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