The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 24 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 33 38
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 288 372 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 5.95% 5.96% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.66% 6.75% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 255 325 261
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £75,000
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4324 5514 4559
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.30% 88.31% 84.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3572 4373 3796
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

Scrum
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Scrum in the West Midlands

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in the West Midlands

Scrum
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Birmingham +19 115 £42,500 - 14
Coventry -6 47 £55,000 +12.24% 14
Solihull -7 34 £36,000 -15.29% 1
Warwickshire -15 31 £47,500 -9.52% 2
Staffordshire +1 14 £42,500 -5.55% 7
Worcestershire -13 13 £37,500 - 1
Shropshire +9 10 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Sutton Coldfield +4 9 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Herefordshire - 4 £37,500 -
Walsall +11 2 £45,000 +32.35%
Dudley - 1 £41,500 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 570 (95.32%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (34.11%) C#
3 193 (32.27%) HTML
4 191 (31.94%) TDD
5 176 (29.43%) JavaScript
6 174 (29.10%) .NET
7 165 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
8 161 (26.92%) CSS
9 153 (25.59%) Java
10 149 (24.92%) SQL Server
11 141 (23.58%) SQL
12 135 (22.58%) Kanban
13 124 (20.74%) MVC
14 122 (20.40%) Git (software)
15 116 (19.40%) ASP.NET
16 101 (16.89%) QA
17 100 (16.72%) Software Engineering
18 99 (16.56%) AngularJS
19 96 (16.05%) HTML5
19 96 (16.05%) OO
20 88 (14.72%) RESTful
21 87 (14.55%) E-Commerce
22 82 (13.71%) Microservices
23 80 (13.38%) Web Services
23 80 (13.38%) SOA
24 79 (13.21%) MySQL
25 76 (12.71%) Linux
26 73 (12.21%) Jenkins
27 70 (11.71%) jQuery
28 69 (11.54%) PHP

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 31 (5.18%) Elasticsearch
2 25 (4.18%) Tomcat
3 23 (3.85%) Apache
4 21 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 20 (3.34%) IIS
5 20 (3.34%) JBoss
6 19 (3.18%) nginx
7 15 (2.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 11 (1.84%) GlassFish
8 11 (1.84%) WildFly
9 7 (1.17%) ColdFusion
9 7 (1.17%) Confluence
10 6 (1.00%) Documentum
11 5 (0.84%) BizTalk Server
11 5 (0.84%) CMS
12 4 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.33%) Drupal
13 2 (0.33%) OpenEdge
13 2 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (1.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.17%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 59 (9.87%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.18%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (3.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (3.18%) Amazon S3
4 19 (3.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 18 (3.01%) GitHub
6 15 (2.51%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (2.17%) SaaS
8 4 (0.67%) Office 365
8 4 (0.67%) PaaS
8 4 (0.67%) Trello
9 3 (0.50%) IaaS
10 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.33%) Force.com
11 1 (0.17%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.17%) G Suite
11 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.69%) Internet
2 12 (2.01%) Broadband
3 10 (1.67%) ATM
4 8 (1.34%) HTTP
5 3 (0.50%) Skype
6 2 (0.33%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (24.92%) SQL Server
2 79 (13.21%) MySQL
3 58 (9.70%) MongoDB
3 58 (9.70%) NoSQL
4 37 (6.19%) SQL Server 2014
5 34 (5.69%) Relational Database
6 31 (5.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 25 (4.18%) PostgreSQL
8 19 (3.18%) Amazon RDS
9 18 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
11 10 (1.67%) Redis
12 8 (1.34%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 6 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.84%) Big Data
14 5 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 122 (20.40%) Git (software)
2 73 (12.21%) Jenkins
3 66 (11.04%) Selenium
4 43 (7.19%) JUnit
5 42 (7.02%) Visual Studio
6 41 (6.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 32 (5.35%) Cucumber
8 29 (4.85%) Maven
9 28 (4.68%) Subversion
10 26 (4.35%) TeamCity
11 25 (4.18%) JIRA
12 23 (3.85%) gulp
12 23 (3.85%) Hudson
13 22 (3.68%) Moq
13 22 (3.68%) NUnit
14 19 (3.18%) MSTest
14 19 (3.18%) webpack
15 18 (3.01%) PhantomJS
15 18 (3.01%) Rhino Mocks
15 18 (3.01%) WebDriver
General
1 56 (9.36%) Retail
2 52 (8.70%) Finance
3 45 (7.53%) Marketing
4 32 (5.35%) Banking
5 20 (3.34%) Games
5 20 (3.34%) Telecoms
6 19 (3.18%) Automotive
7 14 (2.34%) Billing
8 13 (2.17%) Back Office
9 8 (1.34%) Advertising
9 8 (1.34%) Legal
10 6 (1.00%) Electronics
11 4 (0.67%) Law
11 4 (0.67%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 290 (48.49%) Developer
2 95 (15.89%) .NET Developer
3 79 (13.21%) Senior Developer
4 78 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 67 (11.20%) Analyst
6 57 (9.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 56 (9.36%) Software Developer
8 48 (8.03%) Project Manager
9 47 (7.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 45 (7.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 43 (7.19%) Java Developer
12 40 (6.69%) Software Engineer
13 39 (6.52%) Test Analyst
14 38 (6.35%) Development Manager
15 36 (6.02%) Scrum Master
16 33 (5.52%) JavaScript Developer
17 32 (5.35%) HTML Developer
18 31 (5.18%) Senior .NET Developer
19 28 (4.68%) Architect
19 28 (4.68%) Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (32.27%) HTML
2 174 (29.10%) .NET
3 161 (26.92%) CSS
4 116 (19.40%) ASP.NET
5 99 (16.56%) AngularJS
6 96 (16.05%) HTML5
7 88 (14.72%) RESTful
8 80 (13.38%) Web Services
9 70 (11.71%) jQuery
10 59 (9.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (8.70%) Spring
12 46 (7.69%) XML
13 44 (7.36%) React
14 43 (7.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (7.02%) Node.js
16 36 (6.02%) WCF
17 34 (5.69%) KnockoutJS
17 34 (5.69%) REST
18 33 (5.52%) CSS3
19 32 (5.35%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.19%) User Experience
3 35 (5.85%) Greenfield Project
4 23 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
5 20 (3.34%) Mobile App
6 19 (3.18%) Computer Science
7 18 (3.01%) Enterprise Software
8 14 (2.34%) Online Games
9 6 (1.00%) Fintech
9 6 (1.00%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.84%) Algorithms
10 5 (0.84%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.67%) Blog
11 4 (0.67%) iPad
11 4 (0.67%) NHS
11 4 (0.67%) PMI
12 3 (0.50%) Data Centre
12 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.33%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 76 (12.71%) Linux
2 33 (5.52%) Windows
3 30 (5.02%) Android
4 22 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.68%) CentOS
5 16 (2.68%) Ubuntu
6 14 (2.34%) Unix
7 9 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.34%) Debian
9 2 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.17%) Fedora
10 1 (0.17%) MeeGo
10 1 (0.17%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (95.32%) Agile Software Development
2 191 (31.94%) TDD
3 165 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
4 135 (22.58%) Kanban
5 124 (20.74%) MVC
6 100 (16.72%) Software Engineering
7 96 (16.05%) OO
8 87 (14.55%) E-Commerce
9 82 (13.71%) Microservices
10 80 (13.38%) SOA
11 69 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
12 66 (11.04%) Mentoring
13 59 (9.87%) SDLC
14 56 (9.36%) BDD
15 54 (9.03%) Unit Testing
16 51 (8.53%) Project Management
17 48 (8.03%) Dependency Injection
17 48 (8.03%) Web Development
18 44 (7.36%) Software Delivery
19 43 (7.19%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 204 (34.11%) C#
2 176 (29.43%) JavaScript
3 153 (25.59%) Java
4 141 (23.58%) SQL
5 69 (11.54%) PHP
6 48 (8.03%) Python
7 43 (7.19%) Ruby
8 33 (5.52%) VB.NET
9 28 (4.68%) Scala
10 25 (4.18%) C++
11 24 (4.01%) Bash Shell
11 24 (4.01%) T-SQL
12 19 (3.18%) XPath
13 16 (2.68%) PowerShell
14 15 (2.51%) Groovy
15 14 (2.34%) PHP 7
16 11 (1.84%) Go
17 9 (1.51%) Perl
17 9 (1.51%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.51%) VB
Qualifications
1 40 (6.69%) Degree
2 21 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.51%) CITP
4 8 (1.34%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.84%) ISEB
5 5 (0.84%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.67%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.50%) BC Cleared
7 3 (0.50%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.33%) MCSD
8 2 (0.33%) PhD
9 1 (0.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (16.89%) QA
2 5 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (0.84%) PMO
2 5 (0.84%) SDET
3 4 (0.67%) COBIT
4 3 (0.50%) SLA
5 2 (0.33%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.17%) JTAG
6 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 67 (11.20%) Docker
2 21 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.51%) VirtualBox
4 6 (1.00%) vSphere
5 5 (0.84%) Firmware
6 1 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 33 (5.52%) Opscode Chef
2 31 (5.18%) Puppet
3 27 (4.52%) Terraform
4 15 (2.51%) Consul
4 15 (2.51%) Docker Swarm
4 15 (2.51%) Kubernetes
4 15 (2.51%) Mesos
4 15 (2.51%) Nagios
4 15 (2.51%) StatsD
5 12 (2.01%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (10.37%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.52%) Oracle
3 21 (3.51%) VMware
4 18 (3.01%) Google
5 17 (2.84%) Red Hat
6 15 (2.51%) NEC
6 15 (2.51%) New Relic
7 14 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.17%) Zend
9 9 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.00%) Atlassian
10 6 (1.00%) Pega
11 5 (0.84%) Casewise
12 4 (0.67%) Cognizant
12 4 (0.67%) EMC
12 4 (0.67%) OpenText
13 3 (0.50%) SAP
13 3 (0.50%) Tableau
14 2 (0.33%) Apple
14 2 (0.33%) Telerik
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cannock, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £78,000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 7 hours ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Warwickshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 65000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, private medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Broster Buchanan
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £44000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus, pension etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39522.00 - £46422.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Full package on offer
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + extensive benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £44,999 per annum £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago