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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 37 31 35
Rank change year-on-year -6 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 108 142 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 5.91% 6.06% 5.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.56% 6.95% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 92 137 85
Median salary £43,986 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.96% -27.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £79,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

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 1646 2043 1423
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 90.04% 87.23% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1572 1178
Median salary £45,000 £43,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Birmingham

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 170 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (46.11%) C#
3 61 (33.89%) SQL Server
4 60 (33.33%) HTML
5 58 (32.22%) CSS
6 57 (31.67%) .NET
7 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
8 46 (25.56%) SQL
9 45 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 45 (25.00%) TDD
10 43 (23.89%) ASP.NET
11 41 (22.78%) Java
11 41 (22.78%) QA
11 41 (22.78%) Kanban
12 39 (21.67%) Microsoft
13 36 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 30 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (16.67%) BDD
14 30 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 27 (15.00%) HTML5
15 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
15 27 (15.00%) jQuery
16 26 (14.44%) Selenium
17 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
17 25 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
18 24 (13.33%) SDLC
18 24 (13.33%) Web Development
19 23 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (12.78%) MVC
20 22 (12.22%) OO

Scrum
Top Related 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 18 (10.00%) IIS
2 12 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.44%) Apache
5 5 (2.78%) nginx
6 4 (2.22%) CMS
7 3 (1.67%) JBoss
8 2 (1.11%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.56%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.56%) Confluence
9 1 (0.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (13.89%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (7.78%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.78%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.22%) Broadband
2 3 (1.67%) LDAP
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (33.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (8.89%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (6.67%) MySQL
5 10 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 9 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (2.78%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (1.67%) Big Data
9 3 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.67%) Redis
10 2 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (1.11%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (1.11%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.11%) Neo4j
10 2 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.56%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 36 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 27 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 26 (14.44%) Selenium
4 25 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (9.44%) JUnit
6 14 (7.78%) Jenkins
6 14 (7.78%) Maven
7 13 (7.22%) WebDriver
8 10 (5.56%) Mockito
9 9 (5.00%) DbUnit
9 9 (5.00%) jMock
9 9 (5.00%) SonarQube
10 8 (4.44%) Cucumber
11 7 (3.89%) NUnit
12 6 (3.33%) JMeter
12 6 (3.33%) MSTest
12 6 (3.33%) Subversion
13 5 (2.78%) gulp
13 5 (2.78%) webpack
14 4 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 18 (10.00%) Automotive
2 17 (9.44%) Games
3 13 (7.22%) Banking
4 11 (6.11%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.00%) Finance
6 6 (3.33%) Retail
7 4 (2.22%) Electronics
7 4 (2.22%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.67%) Advertising
8 3 (1.67%) Marketing
9 1 (0.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (57.78%) Developer
2 42 (23.33%) .NET Developer
3 40 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 38 (21.11%) Senior Developer
5 25 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (12.78%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (11.11%) Analyst
9 18 (10.00%) Java Developer
9 18 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 16 (8.89%) Software Developer
11 15 (8.33%) Tester
12 12 (6.67%) Test Analyst
13 11 (6.11%) Scrum Master
13 11 (6.11%) Software Analyst
13 11 (6.11%) Software Test Analyst
13 11 (6.11%) Software Tester
14 10 (5.56%) Architect
15 9 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (33.33%) HTML
2 58 (32.22%) CSS
3 57 (31.67%) .NET
4 43 (23.89%) ASP.NET
5 27 (15.00%) HTML5
5 27 (15.00%) jQuery
6 21 (11.67%) REST
7 19 (10.56%) AngularJS
7 19 (10.56%) Spring
8 18 (10.00%) SOAP
9 16 (8.89%) CSS3
9 16 (8.89%) RESTful
9 16 (8.89%) Web Services
10 14 (7.78%) J2EE
11 13 (7.22%) XML
12 11 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 11 (6.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 10 (5.56%) PowerMock
14 8 (4.44%) jBPM
15 7 (3.89%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.11%) Online Games
2 6 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.78%) User Experience
4 4 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.22%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.22%) Mobile Games
5 3 (1.67%) Fintech
6 2 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.56%) CMDB
7 1 (0.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (8.89%) Android
2 15 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 13 (7.22%) Windows
4 7 (3.89%) Linux
5 2 (1.11%) Unix
6 1 (0.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 45 (25.00%) TDD
3 41 (22.78%) Kanban
4 30 (16.67%) BDD
4 30 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 30 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 24 (13.33%) SDLC
5 24 (13.33%) Web Development
6 23 (12.78%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (12.78%) MVC
7 22 (12.22%) OO
8 16 (8.89%) Mobile Development
9 15 (8.33%) Software Delivery
10 14 (7.78%) Project Management
11 12 (6.67%) Automation Testing
11 12 (6.67%) Migration
12 11 (6.11%) Manual Testing
12 11 (6.11%) Non-Functional Testing
12 11 (6.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 83 (46.11%) C#
2 55 (30.56%) JavaScript
3 46 (25.56%) SQL
4 41 (22.78%) Java
5 14 (7.78%) PHP
6 10 (5.56%) C++
7 6 (3.33%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.78%) XPath
9 4 (2.22%) Ruby
10 2 (1.11%) C
10 2 (1.11%) Scala
10 2 (1.11%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.11%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.11%) VC++
11 1 (0.56%) Groovy
11 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (10.00%) Degree
3 8 (4.44%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.67%) PMP
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (22.78%) QA
2 5 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.22%) SDET
4 3 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (5.00%) vSphere
2 5 (2.78%) Docker
3 2 (1.11%) Firmware
4 1 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.56%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.56%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 39 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.33%) NEC
3 9 (5.00%) VMware
4 7 (3.89%) Oracle
5 5 (2.78%) Casewise
5 5 (2.78%) Zend
6 4 (2.22%) Cognizant
7 3 (1.67%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.67%) Tableau
8 1 (0.56%) Vertica
8 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
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