The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 -  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall 5.13% 2.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 2.83% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Median salary £45,000 £34,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Walsall with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 106 65
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 87.18% 85.48% 85.53%
Number of salaries quoted 26 97 49
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £63,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Scrum
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Walsall region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) PHP
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) SaaS
3 3 (60.00%) Laravel
3 3 (60.00%) ColdFusion
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) C++

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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 3 (60.00%) ColdFusion
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Development Team Leader
1 4 (80.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Development Team Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Development Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Team Leader
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Laravel
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 2 (40.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Extreme Programming
1 5 (100.00%) OOD
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) Java