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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 26 30 35
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1,019 648 307
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 8.47% 6.75% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.81% 7.26% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 592 478 241
10th Percentile £37,771 £35,000 £33,250
25th Percentile £44,875 £38,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +8.70%
75th Percentile £68,750 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +13.04% - +4.55%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,564 8,926 4,527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 96.17% 92.99% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7,274 6,595 3,720
10th Percentile £29,750 £28,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £38,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,000 £75,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
West Midlands +15 759 £55,000 +4.76% 79
East Midlands -9 238 £52,500 +16.67% 43
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 2022, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 928 (91.07%) Agile
2 260 (25.52%) Social Skills
3 258 (25.32%) Java
4 256 (25.12%) DevOps
5 230 (22.57%) Automotive
6 216 (21.20%) JavaScript
7 213 (20.90%) Azure
8 205 (20.12%) JIRA
9 203 (19.92%) Software Engineering
9 203 (19.92%) .NET
10 193 (18.94%) Git (software)
11 190 (18.65%) Coaching
12 182 (17.86%) Mentoring
13 178 (17.47%) Project Management
14 177 (17.37%) C#
15 174 (17.08%) Microsoft
16 172 (16.88%) SQL
16 172 (16.88%) TDD
17 169 (16.58%) AWS
18 162 (15.90%) Kanban
19 142 (13.94%) Sprint Planning
20 140 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
21 138 (13.54%) Spring
22 133 (13.05%) Degree
23 127 (12.46%) QA
24 120 (11.78%) Python
24 120 (11.78%) Test Automation
25 119 (11.68%) HTML
26 118 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
26 118 (11.58%) SDLC

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 87 (8.54%) Confluence
2 25 (2.45%) CMS
3 19 (1.86%) Apache Airflow
3 19 (1.86%) Umbraco
4 6 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (0.39%) Apache
6 3 (0.29%) Headless CMS
6 3 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.29%) WordPress
7 2 (0.20%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.20%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.098%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.098%) JBoss
8 1 (0.098%) OpenEdge
8 1 (0.098%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.098%) WildFly
Applications
1 25 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
1 25 (2.45%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (2.36%) Simulink
3 22 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 16 (1.57%) CATIA
5 14 (1.37%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.098%) CANalyzer
7 1 (0.098%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 7 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.29%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.29%) Magento
4 2 (0.20%) ENOVIA
5 1 (0.098%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 213 (20.90%) Azure
2 169 (16.58%) AWS
3 86 (8.44%) GCP
4 71 (6.97%) Azure DevOps
5 69 (6.77%) Serverless
6 55 (5.40%) Power Platform
7 48 (4.71%) SaaS
8 43 (4.22%) AWS Lambda
9 31 (3.04%) Amazon S3
10 29 (2.85%) GitHub
11 28 (2.75%) PaaS
12 24 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
13 22 (2.16%) Dynamics 365
14 17 (1.67%) CloudFront
15 16 (1.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 15 (1.47%) Amazon SQS
17 10 (0.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
17 10 (0.98%) OpenShift
18 9 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
18 9 (0.88%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.69%) FlexRay
1 7 (0.69%) HTTP
2 4 (0.39%) Firewall
3 2 (0.20%) Internet
3 2 (0.20%) PPP
3 2 (0.20%) SMS
3 2 (0.20%) SMTP
3 2 (0.20%) VoIP
3 2 (0.20%) WAN
4 1 (0.098%) DNS
4 1 (0.098%) FTP
4 1 (0.098%) SSH
4 1 (0.098%) SSL
4 1 (0.098%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (9.42%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.50%) NoSQL
3 47 (4.61%) Power BI
4 44 (4.32%) MySQL
5 38 (3.73%) Tableau
6 37 (3.63%) MongoDB
7 34 (3.34%) DynamoDB
8 28 (2.75%) BigQuery
9 26 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
10 25 (2.45%) Looker
11 21 (2.06%) Relational Database
12 19 (1.86%) Data Lake
13 18 (1.77%) Big Data
14 15 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 10 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
17 8 (0.79%) Redis
18 6 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
18 6 (0.59%) OLAP
18 6 (0.59%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 205 (20.12%) JIRA
2 193 (18.94%) Git (software)
3 56 (5.50%) Jenkins
4 50 (4.91%) JUnit
5 26 (2.55%) Maven
6 23 (2.26%) Visual Studio
7 21 (2.06%) Subversion
8 20 (1.96%) GitLab
9 19 (1.86%) Cucumber
9 19 (1.86%) Postman
10 18 (1.77%) Jasmine
11 17 (1.67%) IntelliJ
11 17 (1.67%) Rational DOORS
12 16 (1.57%) Selenium
12 16 (1.57%) SonarQube
13 15 (1.47%) Mockito
14 14 (1.37%) Gradle
14 14 (1.37%) Karma Test Runner
15 11 (1.08%) Team Foundation Server
16 10 (0.98%) Mercurial
General
1 260 (25.52%) Social Skills
2 230 (22.57%) Automotive
3 112 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (10.99%) Finance
4 90 (8.83%) Marketing
5 59 (5.79%) Manufacturing
6 42 (4.12%) Retail
7 38 (3.73%) Presentation Skills
8 36 (3.53%) Games
9 32 (3.14%) Influencing Skills
9 32 (3.14%) Public Sector
10 29 (2.85%) Legal
11 28 (2.75%) Law
12 23 (2.26%) Social Housing
13 21 (2.06%) Aerospace
14 20 (1.96%) Electronics
15 18 (1.77%) Documentation Skills
16 10 (0.98%) Inclusion and Diversity
17 7 (0.69%) Advertising
17 7 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 311 (30.52%) Developer
2 124 (12.17%) Senior Developer
3 97 (9.52%) Scrum Master
4 94 (9.22%) Java Developer
5 74 (7.26%) Analyst
6 73 (7.16%) Project Manager
7 66 (6.48%) .NET Developer
8 63 (6.18%) Senior Java Developer
9 53 (5.20%) Software Engineer
10 52 (5.10%) Full Stack Developer
11 46 (4.51%) Product Owner
12 36 (3.53%) Data Engineer
13 35 (3.43%) Architect
14 34 (3.34%) Java Engineer
15 31 (3.04%) Senior Manager
16 30 (2.94%) Senior Project Manager
17 29 (2.85%) Business Analyst
17 29 (2.85%) Senior Software Engineer
18 28 (2.75%) Software Developer
19 26 (2.55%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (19.92%) .NET
2 138 (13.54%) Spring
3 119 (11.68%) HTML
4 109 (10.70%) CSS
5 100 (9.81%) React
6 90 (8.83%) REST
7 69 (6.77%) .NET Core
8 67 (6.58%) Spring Boot
9 59 (5.79%) RESTful
10 55 (5.40%) Spring MVC
11 54 (5.30%) Node.js
12 50 (4.91%) jQuery
13 48 (4.71%) XML
14 45 (4.42%) .NET Framework
14 45 (4.42%) SOAP
15 43 (4.22%) AngularJS
15 43 (4.22%) Web Services
16 36 (3.53%) JSON
17 31 (3.04%) ASP.NET
18 27 (2.65%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 67 (6.58%) User Experience
2 49 (4.81%) Mobile App
3 41 (4.02%) Management Information System
4 38 (3.73%) Cloud Native
5 35 (3.43%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (2.45%) Driving Licence
7 23 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
8 22 (2.16%) Virtual Team
9 20 (1.96%) Life Science
10 19 (1.86%) Data Structures
11 18 (1.77%) Infotainment
12 17 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
13 16 (1.57%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.57%) Tandem
14 15 (1.47%) Public Cloud
15 11 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
16 10 (0.98%) Blog
16 10 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
17 9 (0.88%) Housing Association
18 8 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (4.22%) Unix
2 39 (3.83%) Linux
3 27 (2.65%) Android
3 27 (2.65%) Windows
4 23 (2.26%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.29%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.20%) MVS
6 2 (0.20%) zOS
7 1 (0.098%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 928 (91.07%) Agile
2 256 (25.12%) DevOps
3 203 (19.92%) Software Engineering
4 190 (18.65%) Coaching
5 182 (17.86%) Mentoring
6 178 (17.47%) Project Management
7 172 (16.88%) TDD
8 162 (15.90%) Kanban
9 142 (13.94%) Sprint Planning
10 140 (13.74%) Problem-Solving
11 120 (11.78%) Test Automation
12 118 (11.58%) Continuous Integration
12 118 (11.58%) SDLC
13 110 (10.79%) Customer Service
14 108 (10.60%) Continuous Improvement
15 106 (10.40%) Project Delivery
16 104 (10.21%) Scaled Agile Framework
17 103 (10.11%) Microservices
18 92 (9.03%) MVC
19 89 (8.73%) CI/CD
Programming Languages
1 258 (25.32%) Java
2 216 (21.20%) JavaScript
3 177 (17.37%) C#
4 172 (16.88%) SQL
5 120 (11.78%) Python
6 52 (5.10%) TypeScript
7 43 (4.22%) C
8 32 (3.14%) T-SQL
9 25 (2.45%) PowerShell
10 23 (2.26%) C++
11 20 (1.96%) Kotlin
12 19 (1.86%) MATLAB
13 12 (1.18%) ES6
13 12 (1.18%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.88%) PHP
15 5 (0.49%) VB
16 4 (0.39%) Apple Swift
17 3 (0.29%) Apex Code
17 3 (0.29%) Perl
17 3 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 133 (13.05%) Degree
2 30 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 20 (1.96%) Security Cleared
4 16 (1.57%) Computer Science Degree
5 15 (1.47%) ISEB
5 15 (1.47%) SC Cleared
6 11 (1.08%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
8 9 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 9 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 8 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.69%) PMP
11 6 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.49%) AWS Certification
12 5 (0.49%) AWS Certified Developer
13 4 (0.39%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
15 2 (0.20%) IIBA
16 1 (0.098%) APMP
16 1 (0.098%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (12.46%) QA
2 22 (2.16%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.77%) ISO 26262
4 16 (1.57%) IEC 61508
5 14 (1.37%) Automotive SPICE
6 9 (0.88%) GDPR
7 8 (0.79%) Accessibility
7 8 (0.79%) PMO
8 3 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.098%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (4.71%) Docker
2 3 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.20%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 58 (5.69%) Kubernetes
2 23 (2.26%) Terraform
3 9 (0.88%) Ansible
4 6 (0.59%) Kibana
5 3 (0.29%) Grafana
5 3 (0.29%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.20%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.098%) MIIS
7 1 (0.098%) Puppet
Vendors
1 174 (17.08%) Microsoft
2 72 (7.07%) Google
3 68 (6.67%) Sun
4 22 (2.16%) Oracle
5 18 (1.77%) Cadence
6 15 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
7 13 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 10 (0.98%) QinetiQ
9 9 (0.88%) IBM
10 7 (0.69%) Databricks
11 5 (0.49%) Apple
11 5 (0.49%) MathWorks
11 5 (0.49%) SAP
12 4 (0.39%) Adobe
12 4 (0.39%) Automation Anywhere
12 4 (0.39%) Blue Prism
12 4 (0.39%) UiPath
13 3 (0.29%) MuleSoft
13 3 (0.29%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.29%) Sitecore