Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 29 32
Rank change year-on-year +14 +3 -24
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 12.38% 6.32% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.18% 7.84% 7.09%
Number of salaries quoted 10 22 27
Shropshire median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £44,738
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +11.76% -13.06%
10th Percentile £28,975 £35,779 £36,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £74,313 £71,000
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +2.27%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Shropshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 268 306 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 87.30% 80.53% 87.78%
Number of salaries quoted 151 223 272
Shropshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,063 £23,025
90th Percentile £60,000 £67,000 £53,750
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,250 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% -0.60% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Shropshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Shropshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Shropshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Shropshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Shropshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. 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
Telford +8 29 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (47.37%) Java
2 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
3 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
4 13 (34.21%) JIRA
4 13 (34.21%) REST
5 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
5 12 (31.58%) DevOps
5 12 (31.58%) Service Design
6 11 (28.95%) Confluence
6 11 (28.95%) SQL
7 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (26.32%) Terraform
7 10 (26.32%) Bitbucket
7 10 (26.32%) Ansible
8 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
8 9 (23.68%) Atlassian
8 9 (23.68%) Scala
8 9 (23.68%) TDD
8 9 (23.68%) Subversion
9 8 (21.05%) Perl
9 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
10 7 (18.42%) Collaborative Working
10 7 (18.42%) JUnit
10 7 (18.42%) HTTP
10 7 (18.42%) Windows
10 7 (18.42%) RESTful
11 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
11 6 (15.79%) Hadoop

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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 (28.95%) Confluence
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
2 6 (15.79%) nginx
2 6 (15.79%) SAS
2 6 (15.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.63%) Open Workbench
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
3 1 (2.63%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 6 (15.79%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 6 (15.79%) Pentaho
2 3 (7.89%) Power BI
2 3 (7.89%) SAS EBI
3 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
4 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (2.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (2.63%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Jenkins
2 13 (34.21%) JIRA
3 12 (31.58%) Git (software)
4 10 (26.32%) Bitbucket
5 9 (23.68%) Subversion
6 7 (18.42%) JUnit
7 6 (15.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (15.79%) GoCD
7 6 (15.79%) Vagrant
8 4 (10.53%) Artifactory
8 4 (10.53%) Maven
9 2 (5.26%) StarTeam
10 1 (2.63%) Selenium
10 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
10 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.26%) Avionics
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.42%) Developer
2 6 (15.79%) Architect
2 6 (15.79%) Java Developer
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Scrum Master
3 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Applications Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Java Scala Developer
4 4 (10.53%) Scala Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) JIRA Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Integration Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Lead Software Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (34.21%) REST
2 7 (18.42%) RESTful
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Core
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.63%) Gherkin
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
3 1 (2.63%) JSON
3 1 (2.63%) Node.js
3 1 (2.63%) Play Framework
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 3 (7.89%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Software Engineering
3 12 (31.58%) DevOps
3 12 (31.58%) Service Design
4 10 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (23.68%) TDD
5 9 (23.68%) Test Automation
6 7 (18.42%) Collaborative Working
7 6 (15.79%) Analytics
7 6 (15.79%) Data Analytics
7 6 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.16%) Coaching
8 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (10.53%) Data Engineering
9 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 11 (28.95%) SQL
3 10 (26.32%) JavaScript
4 9 (23.68%) Scala
5 8 (21.05%) Bash Shell
5 8 (21.05%) Perl
6 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
6 6 (15.79%) Python
6 6 (15.79%) Ruby
7 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) C
8 2 (5.26%) C++
9 1 (2.63%) C#
9 1 (2.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) APMP
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Ansible
1 10 (26.32%) Terraform
2 1 (2.63%) HP ALM
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Atlassian
2 6 (15.79%) Cloudera
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Facebook
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft