Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Scrum
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 38 9
Rank change year-on-year +17 -29 +28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 49 23 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 10.84% 4.01% 11.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.24% 4.55% 13.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 21 39
Shropshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £51,459
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -12.55% +37.22%
10th Percentile £40,000 £22,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £64,063 £71,000 £65,480
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 370 506 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 81.86% 88.15% 88.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 380 242
Shropshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% -3.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,300 £24,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,713 £58,750 £65,432
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 November 2017.

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 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
Telford +16 47 £52,500 +16.67% 4
Shrewsbury - 1 £33,500 - 1
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 48 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) TDD
3 27 (55.10%) Kanban
4 25 (51.02%) Jenkins
5 24 (48.98%) Puppet
5 24 (48.98%) ITIL
6 20 (40.82%) IT Strategy
7 18 (36.73%) Ansible
7 18 (36.73%) Analytics
7 18 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
7 18 (36.73%) Data Analytics
7 18 (36.73%) Technical Architecture
8 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
8 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
8 17 (34.69%) Open Source
8 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
8 17 (34.69%) Linux
8 17 (34.69%) Public Cloud
8 17 (34.69%) Terraform
8 17 (34.69%) Docker
8 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
9 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (32.65%) Configuration Management
10 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (20.41%) User Stories
11 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
11 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
12 9 (18.37%) DNS
12 9 (18.37%) Project Management
12 9 (18.37%) Active Directory

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 8 (16.33%) Confluence
2 6 (12.24%) Apache
2 6 (12.24%) Documentum
3 1 (2.04%) ColdFusion
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (36.73%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (18.37%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (51.02%) Jenkins
2 8 (16.33%) JIRA
2 8 (16.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (16.33%) Subversion
3 7 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (12.24%) ClearQuest
5 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.08%) Maven
6 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
6 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Analyst
2 12 (24.49%) ITIL Manager
3 10 (20.41%) Business Analyst
3 10 (20.41%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) AWS Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 9 (18.37%) Systems Engineer
5 8 (16.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Developer
6 7 (14.29%) Linux Support
6 7 (14.29%) Support Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Data Analyst
7 6 (12.24%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (12.24%) Platform Manager
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Cloud Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Linux Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.37%) Elastic Stack
2 8 (16.33%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) Middleware
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.08%) Node.js
4 2 (4.08%) React
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.04%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.04%) HTML
5 1 (2.04%) Java EE
5 1 (2.04%) Laravel
5 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Public Cloud
2 16 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.24%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.04%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) Unix
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (97.96%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) TDD
3 27 (55.10%) Kanban
4 24 (48.98%) ITIL
5 20 (40.82%) IT Strategy
6 18 (36.73%) Analytics
6 18 (36.73%) Data Analytics
6 18 (36.73%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (34.69%) Mentoring
7 17 (34.69%) Open Source
8 16 (32.65%) Configuration Management
9 11 (22.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (20.41%) Test Automation
10 10 (20.41%) User Stories
11 9 (18.37%) Project Management
11 9 (18.37%) Validation
11 9 (18.37%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 8 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 8 (16.33%) Performance Management
12 8 (16.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.33%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.12%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) Python
4 1 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (2.04%) C++
4 1 (2.04%) Perl
4 1 (2.04%) Ruby
4 1 (2.04%) Scala
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) SC Cleared
1 17 (34.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) PMO
System Software
1 17 (34.69%) Docker
2 9 (18.37%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.24%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (48.98%) Puppet
2 18 (36.73%) Ansible
3 17 (34.69%) Terraform
4 9 (18.37%) Grafana
5 6 (12.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Splunk
3 6 (12.24%) Atlassian
3 6 (12.24%) BMC
3 6 (12.24%) CollabNet
3 6 (12.24%) IBM
3 6 (12.24%) Pega
3 6 (12.24%) Serena
3 6 (12.24%) Sonatype
4 2 (4.08%) webMethods
5 1 (2.04%) Capita
5 1 (2.04%) F5
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle
5 1 (2.04%) Red Hat