The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 36 62
Rank change year-on-year -16 +26  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 43 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.28% 6.30% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 7.00% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 43 13
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £65,000 £44,300
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 465 614 564
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 88.40% 89.90% 90.10%
Number of salaries quoted 380 542 491
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,550
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Staffordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Staffordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Staffordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stafford -6 4 £45,000 +25.00% 1
Burton-upon-Trent +5 3 £42,500 - 2
Tamworth +4 3 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent 0 2 £34,000 -24.44%
Cannock - 2 £46,250 -
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) C#
2 15 (53.57%) .NET
3 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
4 10 (35.71%) TDD
4 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
5 9 (32.14%) VB
5 9 (32.14%) HTML
5 9 (32.14%) Kanban
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) WPF
6 8 (28.57%) MVVM
6 8 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
6 8 (28.57%) Moq
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) CSS
6 8 (28.57%) Windows
6 8 (28.57%) NUnit
6 8 (28.57%) WinForms
6 8 (28.57%) MVC
6 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
7 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (21.43%) Finance
7 6 (21.43%) Broadband
7 6 (21.43%) PHP
7 6 (21.43%) MSTest
7 6 (21.43%) HTML5
7 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (7.14%) ColdFusion
1 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Broadband
2 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (17.86%) MySQL
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
4 3 (10.71%) RavenDB
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Moq
1 8 (28.57%) NUnit
1 8 (28.57%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (21.43%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Telecoms Developer
4 4 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 2 (7.14%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior MySQL Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (3.57%) AWS Software Engineer
7 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (53.57%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 8 (28.57%) CSS
3 8 (28.57%) WinForms
3 8 (28.57%) WPF
4 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
4 6 (21.43%) HTML5
4 6 (21.43%) Ninject
4 6 (21.43%) Spring.NET
4 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 5 (17.86%) CSS3
6 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 4 (14.29%) Laravel
6 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 2 (7.14%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (14.29%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Streaming Music
4 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Kanban
4 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (28.57%) MVC
4 8 (28.57%) MVVM
5 6 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 5 (17.86%) OOD
6 5 (17.86%) Web Application Development
7 4 (14.29%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (10.71%) Asset Management
8 3 (10.71%) BDD
8 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Wealth Management
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
9 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) VB.NET
3 9 (32.14%) VB
4 6 (21.43%) PHP
5 3 (10.71%) Java
6 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.14%) SQL
7 1 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) ISEB
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Apple
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin
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Posted: 19 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health, rewards etc
Posted: 5 days ago