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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands > Birmingham
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 38 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 132 131 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 6.77% 5.55% 7.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.60% 6.33% 8.86%
Number of salaries quoted 121 120 220
Birmingham median annual salary £42,972 £45,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% -25.00%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,750 £86,250
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.63% -3.68%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1737 2068 1773
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.03% 87.63% 86.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5293 5905 6712
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £77,500 £75,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Birmingham

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 226 (92.62%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.16%) C#
3 85 (34.84%) HTML
3 85 (34.84%) CSS
4 82 (33.61%) SQL Server
5 77 (31.56%) SQL
6 68 (27.87%) JavaScript
7 63 (25.82%) .NET
8 61 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 58 (23.77%) TDD
10 52 (21.31%) Test Automation
11 51 (20.90%) Kanban
12 41 (16.80%) QA
12 41 (16.80%) Java
13 40 (16.39%) MVC
14 38 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
15 37 (15.16%) jQuery
15 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (14.75%) Git (software)
17 34 (13.93%) Selenium
17 34 (13.93%) XML
17 34 (13.93%) BDD
18 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
19 30 (12.30%) PHP
19 30 (12.30%) HTML5
20 29 (11.89%) ASP.NET
20 29 (11.89%) Telecoms
21 28 (11.48%) Test Scripting
22 27 (11.07%) REST
23 26 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 11 (4.51%) Apache
2 10 (4.10%) IIS
3 9 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (3.28%) SharePoint
4 8 (3.28%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.87%) CMS
5 7 (2.87%) Drupal
6 5 (2.05%) nginx
7 4 (1.64%) JBoss
8 3 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
8 3 (1.23%) Mule
9 2 (0.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.82%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.41%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (0.82%) Adobe After Effects
1 2 (0.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (0.82%) Adobe Premiere
1 2 (0.82%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (2.05%) Amazon S3
3 5 (2.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (1.64%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.92%) Broadband
2 3 (1.23%) HTTP
2 3 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (33.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (6.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 14 (5.74%) Relational Database
5 12 (4.92%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (4.10%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.28%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.28%) MySQL
8 6 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.64%) Power BI
10 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.23%) Big Data
11 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (0.82%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.82%) OLAP
12 2 (0.82%) Redis
Development Applications
1 36 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 34 (13.93%) Selenium
3 25 (10.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (10.25%) Visual Studio
4 17 (6.97%) JUnit
4 17 (6.97%) WebDriver
5 16 (6.56%) Cucumber
6 15 (6.15%) NUnit
7 14 (5.74%) Mocha
7 14 (5.74%) MSTest
8 12 (4.92%) Moq
8 12 (4.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (4.51%) TestNG
10 10 (4.10%) Maven
11 9 (3.69%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.46%) JMeter
13 5 (2.05%) gulp
13 5 (2.05%) Jenkins
13 5 (2.05%) webpack
14 4 (1.64%) Gradle
General
1 29 (11.89%) Telecoms
2 25 (10.25%) Banking
3 19 (7.79%) Finance
4 18 (7.38%) Games
5 16 (6.56%) Automotive
6 11 (4.51%) Legal
7 8 (3.28%) Retail
8 4 (1.64%) Electronics
8 4 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.82%) Marketing
10 1 (0.41%) Advertising
10 1 (0.41%) Back Office
10 1 (0.41%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 140 (57.38%) Developer
2 50 (20.49%) .NET Developer
3 36 (14.75%) C# Developer
4 34 (13.93%) Analyst
5 33 (13.52%) Senior Developer
6 29 (11.89%) Tester
7 22 (9.02%) Java Developer
8 20 (8.20%) Software Developer
9 19 (7.79%) Scrum Master
9 19 (7.79%) Software Tester
10 17 (6.97%) HTML CSS Developer
10 17 (6.97%) HTML Developer
10 17 (6.97%) Test Analyst
11 16 (6.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (6.56%) Senior .NET Developer
11 16 (6.56%) Software Analyst
11 16 (6.56%) Software Test Analyst
12 14 (5.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.74%) JavaScript Developer
12 14 (5.74%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (34.84%) CSS
1 85 (34.84%) HTML
2 63 (25.82%) .NET
3 37 (15.16%) jQuery
4 34 (13.93%) XML
5 30 (12.30%) HTML5
6 29 (11.89%) ASP.NET
7 27 (11.07%) REST
8 26 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (9.02%) AngularJS
10 20 (8.20%) Spring
11 19 (7.79%) Web Services
12 17 (6.97%) CSS3
13 16 (6.56%) Hibernate
13 16 (6.56%) Node.js
14 15 (6.15%) Ruby on Rails
15 14 (5.74%) .NET Framework
15 14 (5.74%) RESTful
16 13 (5.33%) JPA
16 13 (5.33%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.66%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.38%) User Experience
3 15 (6.15%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (5.33%) Online Games
5 12 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.51%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.28%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.64%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.82%) Animation
9 2 (0.82%) BBC
9 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.82%) Fintech
9 2 (0.82%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.82%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.41%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.61%) Windows
2 19 (7.79%) Android
3 18 (7.38%) Linux
4 15 (6.15%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.23%) Unix
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (92.62%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 58 (23.77%) TDD
4 52 (21.31%) Test Automation
5 51 (20.90%) Kanban
6 40 (16.39%) MVC
7 38 (15.57%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (15.16%) Continuous Integration
9 34 (13.93%) BDD
10 28 (11.48%) Test Scripting
11 26 (10.66%) Web Development
12 24 (9.84%) Mentoring
13 22 (9.02%) Software Testing
14 21 (8.61%) Software Delivery
15 19 (7.79%) Migration
15 19 (7.79%) SOA
16 18 (7.38%) Mobile Development
17 17 (6.97%) Coaching
18 16 (6.56%) Business Analysis
18 16 (6.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 98 (40.16%) C#
2 77 (31.56%) SQL
3 68 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 41 (16.80%) Java
5 30 (12.30%) PHP
6 15 (6.15%) Ruby
7 13 (5.33%) XPath
8 12 (4.92%) C++
9 11 (4.51%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.64%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.23%) Scala
12 2 (0.82%) C
12 2 (0.82%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.82%) VC++
13 1 (0.41%) ES6
13 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.41%) Python
13 1 (0.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 24 (9.84%) Degree
2 16 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.46%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.05%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.41%) APMP
5 1 (0.41%) ISEB
5 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (16.80%) QA
2 4 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (2.05%) Docker
2 3 (1.23%) Firmware
3 2 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.82%) vSphere
4 1 (0.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.41%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 33 (13.52%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.92%) Oracle
3 8 (3.28%) ServiceNow
4 6 (2.46%) Adobe
4 6 (2.46%) NEC
5 5 (2.05%) Zend
6 4 (1.64%) Casewise
7 3 (1.23%) Tableau
8 2 (0.82%) VMware
8 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.41%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.41%) Vertica
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