Period
to 17 November 2017

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

Scrum
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 24 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1175 1374 1311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 7.62% 7.53% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.58% 8.47% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1018 1287 1214
Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% +3.66%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £66,150 £64,250 £64,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 13696 16225 16544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 88.77% 88.97% 88.53%
Number of salaries quoted 11167 12725 13566
Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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 6 months to 17 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -3 719 £47,000 +4.44% 37
East Midlands +1 457 £45,000 +12.50% 23
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 1067 (90.81%) Agile Software Development
2 339 (28.85%) C#
3 304 (25.87%) JavaScript
4 293 (24.94%) .NET
5 292 (24.85%) Java
6 281 (23.91%) HTML
7 256 (21.79%) SQL Server
8 255 (21.70%) MVC
9 249 (21.19%) CSS
10 237 (20.17%) SQL
11 229 (19.49%) TDD
12 228 (19.40%) Test Automation
13 193 (16.43%) Kanban
14 192 (16.34%) Finance
15 184 (15.66%) AngularJS
16 180 (15.32%) ASP.NET
17 167 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
18 157 (13.36%) Degree
19 155 (13.19%) Git (software)
20 150 (12.77%) Mentoring
21 146 (12.43%) HTML5
21 146 (12.43%) Software Engineering
22 138 (11.74%) Retail
23 134 (11.40%) Oracle
23 134 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
24 132 (11.23%) BDD
25 129 (10.98%) QA
26 121 (10.30%) Linux
26 121 (10.30%) RESTful
27 120 (10.21%) Spring

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 65 (5.53%) JBoss
2 28 (2.38%) CMS
3 24 (2.04%) Confluence
4 22 (1.87%) WebSphere
5 21 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 19 (1.62%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.02%) Apache Solr
7 12 (1.02%) Hyperledger
8 10 (0.85%) Apache Spark
8 10 (0.85%) IIS
9 9 (0.77%) GlassFish
9 9 (0.77%) Jetty
10 8 (0.68%) Apache
10 8 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 8 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 7 (0.60%) Ethereum
12 6 (0.51%) CloudStack
12 6 (0.51%) Documentum
12 6 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (1.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 18 (1.53%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 13 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (0.94%) Adobe After Effects
6 9 (0.77%) Adobe Premiere
7 8 (0.68%) Simulink
8 5 (0.43%) Doxygen
9 4 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
11 2 (0.17%) InVision
11 2 (0.17%) MS Visio
11 2 (0.17%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.34%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.17%) Magento
3 1 (0.085%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.085%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 134 (11.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 96 (8.17%) Amazon AWS
3 51 (4.34%) GitHub
4 38 (3.23%) SaaS
5 9 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (0.68%) npm
7 6 (0.51%) Force.com
8 5 (0.43%) PaaS
9 4 (0.34%) IaaS
9 4 (0.34%) Office 365
10 3 (0.26%) Yarn
11 2 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.085%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.085%) G Suite
12 1 (0.085%) Google Play
12 1 (0.085%) Serverless
12 1 (0.085%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 33 (2.81%) Internet
2 28 (2.38%) Hyperconnected
3 17 (1.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.85%) DNS
5 7 (0.60%) AMQP
5 7 (0.60%) ATM
6 5 (0.43%) Broadband
6 5 (0.43%) Firewall
6 5 (0.43%) HTTP
6 5 (0.43%) LDAP
7 4 (0.34%) Profibus
8 3 (0.26%) SMS
9 1 (0.085%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.085%) LAN
9 1 (0.085%) Skype
9 1 (0.085%) SSL
9 1 (0.085%) WAN
9 1 (0.085%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 119 (10.13%) MySQL
3 73 (6.21%) MongoDB
4 62 (5.28%) NoSQL
5 49 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
6 47 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
7 40 (3.40%) PostgreSQL
8 38 (3.23%) Relational Database
9 35 (2.98%) RavenDB
10 28 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 23 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
11 23 (1.96%) Big Data
12 20 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
13 19 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
13 19 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (1.19%) Hadoop
14 14 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (0.94%) Power BI
15 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (0.68%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 155 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 106 (9.02%) Jenkins
3 98 (8.34%) Selenium
4 89 (7.57%) JIRA
5 68 (5.79%) JUnit
6 62 (5.28%) Visual Studio
7 60 (5.11%) Cucumber
8 48 (4.09%) Subversion
9 46 (3.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 44 (3.74%) WebDriver
11 28 (2.38%) Maven
12 22 (1.87%) TeamCity
13 18 (1.53%) TestNG
14 15 (1.28%) Mocha
14 15 (1.28%) NUnit
15 14 (1.19%) Appium
16 12 (1.02%) Calabash
16 12 (1.02%) MSTest
17 11 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 11 (0.94%) PHPUnit
General
1 192 (16.34%) Finance
2 138 (11.74%) Retail
3 58 (4.94%) Games
4 38 (3.23%) Banking
5 31 (2.64%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.55%) Marketing
7 27 (2.30%) Electronics
8 21 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 12 (1.02%) Automotive
10 10 (0.85%) Legal
10 10 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.77%) Advertising
11 9 (0.77%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.68%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.51%) Billing
13 6 (0.51%) Law
14 3 (0.26%) Front Office
15 2 (0.17%) Back Office
15 2 (0.17%) International Banking
15 2 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 531 (45.19%) Developer
2 175 (14.89%) .NET Developer
3 165 (14.04%) Analyst
4 124 (10.55%) Java Developer
5 112 (9.53%) Business Analyst
6 95 (8.09%) C# Developer
7 94 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 88 (7.49%) Software Developer
9 75 (6.38%) C# .NET Developer
10 69 (5.87%) Project Manager
11 64 (5.45%) Tester
12 62 (5.28%) Senior Developer
13 55 (4.68%) Lead Developer
14 53 (4.51%) JavaScript Developer
15 50 (4.26%) Agile Business Analyst
16 48 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
16 48 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 46 (3.91%) Team Leader
18 42 (3.57%) Software Analyst
18 42 (3.57%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 293 (24.94%) .NET
2 281 (23.91%) HTML
3 249 (21.19%) CSS
4 184 (15.66%) AngularJS
5 180 (15.32%) ASP.NET
6 146 (12.43%) HTML5
7 121 (10.30%) RESTful
8 120 (10.21%) Spring
9 118 (10.04%) Web Services
10 113 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 112 (9.53%) ASP.NET MVC
12 107 (9.11%) jQuery
13 103 (8.77%) Hibernate
14 92 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
14 92 (7.83%) CSS3
15 91 (7.74%) .NET Framework
15 91 (7.74%) XML
16 89 (7.57%) REST
17 79 (6.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 75 (6.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 107 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.96%) Computer Science
3 66 (5.62%) User Experience
4 63 (5.36%) Fintech
5 49 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 41 (3.49%) Algorithms
7 38 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
8 34 (2.89%) Enterprise Software
9 31 (2.64%) Public Cloud
10 25 (2.13%) BBC
11 19 (1.62%) iPad
12 15 (1.28%) Animation
12 15 (1.28%) Management Information System
13 14 (1.19%) Private Cloud
14 13 (1.11%) Virtual Team
15 11 (0.94%) Mobile Games
15 11 (0.94%) Smart Meter
16 9 (0.77%) Data Centre
16 9 (0.77%) Mainframe
16 9 (0.77%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 121 (10.30%) Linux
2 84 (7.15%) Windows
3 67 (5.70%) Android
4 46 (3.91%) Apple iOS
5 28 (2.38%) Unix
6 17 (1.45%) Embedded Linux
7 7 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.43%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 4 (0.34%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.17%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.085%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.085%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1067 (90.81%) Agile Software Development
2 255 (21.70%) MVC
3 229 (19.49%) TDD
4 228 (19.40%) Test Automation
5 193 (16.43%) Kanban
6 167 (14.21%) Continuous Integration
7 150 (12.77%) Mentoring
8 146 (12.43%) Software Engineering
9 132 (11.23%) BDD
10 115 (9.79%) E-Commerce
11 111 (9.45%) Project Management
12 109 (9.28%) SDLC
13 92 (7.83%) Web Development
14 84 (7.15%) RUP
15 81 (6.89%) DevOps
16 76 (6.47%) Coaching
17 75 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
18 73 (6.21%) Open Source
18 73 (6.21%) Unit Testing
19 70 (5.96%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 339 (28.85%) C#
2 304 (25.87%) JavaScript
3 292 (24.85%) Java
4 237 (20.17%) SQL
5 92 (7.83%) PHP
6 68 (5.79%) C++
7 48 (4.09%) Python
8 39 (3.32%) C
9 38 (3.23%) Ruby
9 38 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 26 (2.21%) Scala
11 18 (1.53%) VB.NET
12 17 (1.45%) XPath
13 16 (1.36%) TypeScript
14 13 (1.11%) Shell Script
15 11 (0.94%) Bash Shell
16 10 (0.85%) VB
17 8 (0.68%) Apex Code
17 8 (0.68%) MATLAB
18 7 (0.60%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 157 (13.36%) Degree
2 47 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 36 (3.06%) SC Cleared
5 27 (2.30%) PhD
6 26 (2.21%) ISEB
7 17 (1.45%) ISTQB
8 16 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (1.02%) PMP
10 7 (0.60%) OCP
10 7 (0.60%) Oracle Certification
11 6 (0.51%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.43%) APMP
13 4 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 3 (0.26%) Sun Certification
15 2 (0.17%) BPSS Clearance
15 2 (0.17%) CITP
15 2 (0.17%) MCSD
15 2 (0.17%) MCSE
15 2 (0.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (10.98%) QA
2 20 (1.70%) PMO
3 12 (1.02%) IEC 62304
4 8 (0.68%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.43%) MISRA
5 5 (0.43%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.34%) GDPR
6 4 (0.34%) ISO 13485
6 4 (0.34%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.34%) SLA
7 2 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.17%) P3O
7 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.085%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.085%) Section 508
8 1 (0.085%) SEPA
8 1 (0.085%) WCAG
System Software
1 79 (6.72%) Docker
2 21 (1.79%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.77%) Firmware
3 9 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.77%) vSphere
4 6 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (0.51%) Xen
4 6 (0.51%) XenServer
5 1 (0.085%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.085%) HDFS
5 1 (0.085%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 78 (6.64%) Puppet
2 52 (4.43%) Ansible
3 50 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 40 (3.40%) Terraform
5 11 (0.94%) Marathon
6 10 (0.85%) Grafana
6 10 (0.85%) Kubernetes
7 7 (0.60%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.51%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.26%) Salt
10 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
10 2 (0.17%) Kibana
10 2 (0.17%) logstash
10 2 (0.17%) Packer
10 2 (0.17%) vRealize
11 1 (0.085%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 134 (11.40%) Oracle
2 110 (9.36%) Microsoft
3 21 (1.79%) Adobe
3 21 (1.79%) Google
3 21 (1.79%) VMware
4 20 (1.70%) IBM
4 20 (1.70%) Xamarin
5 13 (1.11%) hybris
6 10 (0.85%) Splunk
7 9 (0.77%) Atlassian
7 9 (0.77%) Cisco
8 8 (0.68%) Cognizant
8 8 (0.68%) Dynatrace
8 8 (0.68%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.60%) ATG
9 7 (0.60%) Red Hat
9 7 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (0.51%) BMC
10 6 (0.51%) Juniper
10 6 (0.51%) Serena