Period
to 21 April 2018

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 21 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +9 +7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 27 31 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 9.51% 7.71% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.33% 9.04% 4.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 21
Shropshire median annual salary £42,500 £44,694 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.91% -18.74% +46.67%
10th Percentile £33,500 £24,750 £42,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £71,000 £65,485
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,974
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.33% -2.28%

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 219 343 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 77.11% 85.32% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 154 235 366
Shropshire median annual salary £36,750 £37,626 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.33% +0.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £23,400 £24,125
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +6.25%

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 21 April 2018.

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 21 April 2018. 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 -3 16 £55,000 +23.06% 6
Shrewsbury - 7 £42,500 - 3
Ludlow - 1 £32,500 - 2
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) JIRA
4 15 (55.56%) Atlassian
4 15 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 15 (55.56%) Confluence
4 15 (55.56%) Bitbucket
5 13 (48.15%) REST
5 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
5 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
5 13 (48.15%) Subversion
5 13 (48.15%) Perl
5 13 (48.15%) SQL
6 12 (44.44%) Linux
6 12 (44.44%) Java
6 12 (44.44%) Apache
6 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
6 12 (44.44%) Python
6 12 (44.44%) DNS
6 12 (44.44%) SSL
6 12 (44.44%) Ruby
6 12 (44.44%) nginx
6 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
6 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
6 12 (44.44%) Vagrant
6 12 (44.44%) Ansible
6 12 (44.44%) DevOps
6 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
6 12 (44.44%) Terraform
6 12 (44.44%) Windows Server

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 15 (55.56%) Confluence
2 12 (44.44%) Apache
2 12 (44.44%) nginx
2 12 (44.44%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) DNS
1 12 (44.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (59.26%) JIRA
2 15 (55.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 15 (55.56%) Bitbucket
3 13 (48.15%) Git (software)
3 13 (48.15%) Subversion
4 12 (44.44%) GoCD
4 12 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 12 (44.44%) Vagrant
5 6 (22.22%) Moq
5 6 (22.22%) MSTest
5 6 (22.22%) NUnit
5 6 (22.22%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
6 1 (3.70%) StarTeam
General
1 6 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Aerospace
2 1 (3.70%) Avionics
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) .NET Developer
1 7 (25.93%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# Developer
2 6 (22.22%) C# WPF Developer
2 6 (22.22%) WPF Developer
3 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Senior UI Designer
4 1 (3.70%) UI Designer
4 1 (3.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) REST
2 9 (33.33%) .NET
3 8 (29.63%) WinForms
3 8 (29.63%) WPF
4 6 (22.22%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (22.22%) Ninject
4 6 (22.22%) Spring.NET
4 6 (22.22%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (7.41%) HTML
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.41%) Mobile App
1 2 (7.41%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) DevOps
2 12 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Kanban
4 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 6 (22.22%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (22.22%) MVVM
5 6 (22.22%) Waterfall
6 3 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
6 3 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (7.41%) SDLC
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) User Stories
8 1 (3.70%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) Bash Shell
1 13 (48.15%) Perl
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 12 (44.44%) Java
2 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 12 (44.44%) Python
2 12 (44.44%) Ruby
3 9 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Systems Management
1 12 (44.44%) Ansible
1 12 (44.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.70%) RedGate