Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 3 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 34 33
Rank change year-on-year +14 -1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 107 170 265
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.89% 6.29% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.57% 6.69% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 117 167 269
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +10.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £76,250 £78,750
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,118 2,542 3,284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 92.93% 94.08% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 961 2,204 2,342
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £76,225
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Scrum in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Birmingham over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 97 (90.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (49.53%) DevOps
3 52 (48.60%) Azure
4 34 (31.78%) C#
5 30 (28.04%) .NET
6 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
7 25 (23.36%) JavaScript
8 23 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
8 23 (21.50%) Terraform
9 22 (20.56%) Degree
10 21 (19.63%) AWS
10 21 (19.63%) Public Sector
10 21 (19.63%) Docker
11 20 (18.69%) Microservices
11 20 (18.69%) SQL
11 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (17.76%) Linux
13 18 (16.82%) CSS
13 18 (16.82%) HTML
13 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
13 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (15.89%) QA
14 17 (15.89%) Node.js
15 16 (14.95%) Puppet
15 16 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
15 16 (14.95%) TDD
15 16 (14.95%) Software Engineering
15 16 (14.95%) Front End Development
15 16 (14.95%) Fintech
16 15 (14.02%) React

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 4 (3.74%) Confluence
1 4 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.93%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Adobe XD
1 1 (0.93%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.87%) Odoo
2 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 52 (48.60%) Azure
2 21 (19.63%) AWS
3 13 (12.15%) GitHub
4 7 (6.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (5.61%) GCP
6 3 (2.80%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.87%) BlazeMeter
7 2 (1.87%) Office 365
7 2 (1.87%) SaaS
7 2 (1.87%) Trello
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.93%) Azure Stack
8 1 (0.93%) IaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Lucidchart
8 1 (0.93%) npm
8 1 (0.93%) PaaS
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) Serverless
8 1 (0.93%) Yarn
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.80%) BigQuery
4 3 (2.80%) Bigtable
4 3 (2.80%) Cloud Spanner
5 2 (1.87%) Big Data
5 2 (1.87%) MySQL
5 2 (1.87%) Redis
5 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) Power BI
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.93%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) Git (software)
1 12 (11.21%) Selenium
2 10 (9.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (9.35%) TeamCity
3 9 (8.41%) Visual Studio Team System
4 8 (7.48%) JIRA
5 5 (4.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.67%) Postman
6 4 (3.74%) WebDriver
7 3 (2.80%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.80%) GitLab
7 3 (2.80%) JMeter
8 2 (1.87%) eggPlant
8 2 (1.87%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.93%) Balsamiq
9 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.93%) Moq
9 1 (0.93%) MSTest
9 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 21 (19.63%) Public Sector
2 13 (12.15%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Automotive
5 1 (0.93%) Games
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 20 (18.69%) Developer
2 15 (14.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 12 (11.21%) Senior Developer
4 11 (10.28%) Analyst
5 9 (8.41%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.48%) Software Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Agile Business Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) AWS DevOps
7 7 (6.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (6.54%) Digital Transformation
8 6 (5.61%) .NET Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Architect
8 6 (5.61%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (5.61%) Digital Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Digital Business Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Test Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Transformation Analyst
9 5 (4.67%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.04%) .NET
2 18 (16.82%) CSS
2 18 (16.82%) HTML
3 17 (15.89%) Node.js
4 15 (14.02%) React
5 14 (13.08%) .NET Core
5 14 (13.08%) Jest
5 14 (13.08%) Vue.js
6 7 (6.54%) AngularJS
6 7 (6.54%) REST
7 6 (5.61%) .NET Framework
7 6 (5.61%) LESS
7 6 (5.61%) Sass
8 4 (3.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (3.74%) OAuth
8 4 (3.74%) OpenID
9 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (2.80%) Entity Framework
9 3 (2.80%) jQuery
9 3 (2.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.41%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (3.74%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.74%) Cloud Native
3 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.74%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.87%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) FMCG
5 1 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.93%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (17.76%) Linux
2 14 (13.08%) Windows
3 9 (8.41%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.80%) Android
5 2 (1.87%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.87%) Unix
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (90.65%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (49.53%) DevOps
3 23 (21.50%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (18.69%) Microservices
4 20 (18.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (16.82%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (16.82%) Test Automation
6 16 (14.95%) Fintech
6 16 (14.95%) Front End Development
6 16 (14.95%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.95%) TDD
7 15 (14.02%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (14.02%) SDLC
8 14 (13.08%) Customer-Centricity
8 14 (13.08%) Migration
9 12 (11.21%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (11.21%) Kanban
9 12 (11.21%) Mentoring
10 11 (10.28%) Software Testing
11 10 (9.35%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) C#
2 25 (23.36%) JavaScript
3 20 (18.69%) SQL
4 14 (13.08%) ES6
5 7 (6.54%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.67%) Go
6 5 (4.67%) Java
6 5 (4.67%) Python
6 5 (4.67%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.74%) PHP
8 3 (2.80%) C
8 3 (2.80%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.87%) C++
9 2 (1.87%) Kotlin
10 1 (0.93%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.93%) Perl
10 1 (0.93%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Degree
2 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.67%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.93%) IIBA
5 1 (0.93%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PMBOK
System Software
1 21 (19.63%) Docker
2 3 (2.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (21.50%) Terraform
2 16 (14.95%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (14.95%) Puppet
3 11 (10.28%) Kubernetes
4 10 (9.35%) Ansible
5 9 (8.41%) Rancher
6 4 (3.74%) MIIS
6 4 (3.74%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.93%) Packer
Vendors
1 26 (24.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.41%) Cadence
3 6 (5.61%) Google
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle
4 4 (3.74%) Apple
5 3 (2.80%) VMware
6 2 (1.87%) Infor
6 2 (1.87%) Sage
6 2 (1.87%) SAP
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.93%) Xamarin