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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 18 27
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 6.38% 3.60% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% 4.94% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 5
Median salary £43,750 £75,000 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -41.66% +233.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 43 81 169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.49% 72.97% 93.37%
Number of salaries quoted 34 66 133
Median salary £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £80,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scrum in the Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
2 2 (50.00%) Power BI
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Magento
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) hybris
3 1 (25.00%) Demandware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

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 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
1 1 (25.00%) Payment Gateway
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Power BI
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Process Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Process Mapping Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) ATG
1 1 (25.00%) Demandware
1 1 (25.00%) hybris
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