Period
to 22 July 2017

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 6 months to 22 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -7 +3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 629 809 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 6.21% 6.54% 6.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.96% 7.41% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 594 731 801
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,825 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 9037 10918 9727
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.23% 88.25% 86.62%
Number of salaries quoted 7473 8580 8004
West Midlands median annual salary £40,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.25% -
10th Percentile £26,017 £24,750 £24,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £66,025 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 July 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 6 months to 22 July 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
Birmingham +13 260 £45,000 - 12
Coventry -9 103 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Warwickshire -32 57 £45,000 -14.29% 5
Shropshire +20 56 £48,750 -2.50% 2
Solihull +8 43 £37,500 -11.76% 2
Staffordshire -22 31 £45,000 - 4
Worcestershire -26 22 £60,000 +57.89% 1
Sutton Coldfield +12 16 £45,000 +9.09%
Halesowen - 6 £37,500 -
Herefordshire - 6 £37,500 -
Walsall +14 3 £45,000 +32.35%
Dudley - 2 £42,000 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 579 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (36.25%) TDD
3 197 (31.32%) C#
4 174 (27.66%) HTML
4 174 (27.66%) Kanban
5 170 (27.03%) Java
6 163 (25.91%) .NET
6 163 (25.91%) CSS
7 159 (25.28%) SQL Server
7 159 (25.28%) JavaScript
8 145 (23.05%) SQL
8 145 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
9 126 (20.03%) MVC
10 110 (17.49%) Test Automation
11 108 (17.17%) Git (software)
12 99 (15.74%) AngularJS
13 89 (14.15%) ASP.NET
14 86 (13.67%) E-Commerce
15 80 (12.72%) Linux
15 80 (12.72%) RESTful
15 80 (12.72%) QA
15 80 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
16 78 (12.40%) Mentoring
17 76 (12.08%) MySQL
17 76 (12.08%) Jenkins
18 75 (11.92%) Web Services
19 74 (11.76%) Software Engineering
20 73 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 73 (11.61%) BDD
21 69 (10.97%) Finance

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 26 (4.13%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (3.82%) Apache
3 23 (3.66%) JBoss
4 19 (3.02%) nginx
5 17 (2.70%) GlassFish
5 17 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 17 (2.70%) WildFly
6 13 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.91%) CMS
7 12 (1.91%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.59%) IIS
9 7 (1.11%) Drupal
10 6 (0.95%) Documentum
11 5 (0.79%) Confluence
12 4 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.48%) Apache ServiceMix
13 3 (0.48%) Apache Spark
13 3 (0.48%) Mule
13 3 (0.48%) Orchard CMS
14 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 10 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
1 10 (1.59%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 9 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (1.43%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 62 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.34%) Amazon EC2
3 21 (3.34%) SaaS
4 19 (3.02%) Amazon S3
4 19 (3.02%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 17 (2.70%) GitHub
6 5 (0.79%) Azure Data Factory
7 4 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.48%) Office 365
9 2 (0.32%) Force.com
9 2 (0.32%) IaaS
9 2 (0.32%) PaaS
10 1 (0.16%) G Suite
10 1 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.93%) Internet
2 14 (2.23%) Broadband
3 12 (1.91%) DNS
4 6 (0.95%) HTTP
5 4 (0.64%) Profibus
5 4 (0.64%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.48%) LDAP
7 1 (0.16%) ATM
7 1 (0.16%) Intranet
7 1 (0.16%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (25.28%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.08%) MySQL
3 52 (8.27%) MongoDB
4 50 (7.95%) NoSQL
5 35 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 31 (4.93%) PostgreSQL
6 31 (4.93%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.02%) Amazon RDS
8 17 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
9 15 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
10 14 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.11%) Redis
11 7 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.95%) Big Data
12 6 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 5 (0.79%) Power BI
13 5 (0.79%) RDBMS
13 5 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.64%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 108 (17.17%) Git (software)
2 76 (12.08%) Jenkins
3 65 (10.33%) JUnit
4 64 (10.17%) Selenium
5 42 (6.68%) Cucumber
6 30 (4.77%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (4.13%) Maven
8 24 (3.82%) WebDriver
9 23 (3.66%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.34%) Hudson
11 20 (3.18%) NUnit
12 19 (3.02%) gulp
12 19 (3.02%) webpack
13 18 (2.86%) JIRA
13 18 (2.86%) PhantomJS
14 17 (2.70%) JBehave
14 17 (2.70%) Mocha
14 17 (2.70%) MSTest
15 16 (2.54%) Moq
15 16 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 69 (10.97%) Finance
2 42 (6.68%) Retail
3 36 (5.72%) Telecoms
4 27 (4.29%) Banking
4 27 (4.29%) Games
5 24 (3.82%) Marketing
6 15 (2.38%) Automotive
6 15 (2.38%) Billing
7 14 (2.23%) Legal
8 8 (1.27%) Advertising
8 8 (1.27%) Electronics
9 6 (0.95%) Back Office
10 4 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.48%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 307 (48.81%) Developer
2 99 (15.74%) .NET Developer
3 78 (12.40%) Analyst
4 71 (11.29%) Software Developer
5 66 (10.49%) C# Developer
6 61 (9.70%) Java Developer
7 58 (9.22%) Senior Developer
8 47 (7.47%) C# .NET Developer
8 47 (7.47%) Tester
9 46 (7.31%) Project Manager
10 39 (6.20%) ASP.NET Developer
10 39 (6.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 38 (6.04%) Agile Developer
11 38 (6.04%) Scrum Master
12 37 (5.88%) Software Engineer
13 36 (5.72%) JavaScript Developer
14 34 (5.41%) Development Manager
15 33 (5.25%) Team Leader
16 32 (5.09%) Business Analyst
16 32 (5.09%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (27.66%) HTML
2 163 (25.91%) .NET
2 163 (25.91%) CSS
3 99 (15.74%) AngularJS
4 89 (14.15%) ASP.NET
5 80 (12.72%) RESTful
6 75 (11.92%) Web Services
7 73 (11.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 69 (10.97%) HTML5
9 66 (10.49%) XML
10 64 (10.17%) Spring
11 61 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web API
12 58 (9.22%) jQuery
13 56 (8.90%) ASP.NET MVC
14 50 (7.95%) Hibernate
15 41 (6.52%) Node.js
16 40 (6.36%) REST
17 39 (6.20%) CSS3
17 39 (6.20%) Java EE
17 39 (6.20%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (12.72%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (6.68%) User Experience
3 28 (4.45%) Greenfield Project
3 28 (4.45%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.97%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.82%) Public Cloud
6 18 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
7 14 (2.23%) Data Centre
8 13 (2.07%) Online Games
9 12 (1.91%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.75%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.59%) BBC
11 10 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 9 (1.43%) Animation
13 8 (1.27%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.95%) Fintech
14 6 (0.95%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.79%) Replication
16 4 (0.64%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 80 (12.72%) Linux
2 42 (6.68%) Android
3 34 (5.41%) Windows
4 20 (3.18%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.38%) Unix
6 5 (0.79%) Debian
7 4 (0.64%) CentOS
7 4 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.64%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 579 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 228 (36.25%) TDD
3 174 (27.66%) Kanban
4 145 (23.05%) Continuous Integration
5 126 (20.03%) MVC
6 110 (17.49%) Test Automation
7 86 (13.67%) E-Commerce
8 78 (12.40%) Mentoring
9 74 (11.76%) Software Engineering
10 73 (11.61%) BDD
11 66 (10.49%) Unit Testing
12 55 (8.74%) Project Management
12 55 (8.74%) SOA
13 54 (8.59%) Dependency Injection
14 51 (8.11%) ITIL
14 51 (8.11%) Software Delivery
15 49 (7.79%) OO
15 49 (7.79%) SDLC
15 49 (7.79%) Web Development
16 46 (7.31%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 197 (31.32%) C#
2 170 (27.03%) Java
3 159 (25.28%) JavaScript
4 145 (23.05%) SQL
5 65 (10.33%) PHP
6 45 (7.15%) Ruby
7 32 (5.09%) XPath
8 26 (4.13%) C++
9 25 (3.97%) VB.NET
10 24 (3.82%) Python
11 19 (3.02%) T-SQL
12 14 (2.23%) PHP 7
13 12 (1.91%) Scala
14 10 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.27%) C
16 5 (0.79%) VB
17 4 (0.64%) Go
17 4 (0.64%) Groovy
17 4 (0.64%) Pascal
17 4 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 58 (9.22%) Degree
2 25 (3.97%) SC Cleared
2 25 (3.97%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
5 4 (0.64%) PhD
6 2 (0.32%) ISEB
6 2 (0.32%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.16%) APMP
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (12.72%) QA
2 8 (1.27%) PMO
3 3 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.48%) SLA
4 2 (0.32%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 57 (9.06%) Docker
2 12 (1.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.11%) Firmware
4 6 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (0.64%) VirtualBox
7 3 (0.48%) vSphere
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 37 (5.88%) Puppet
2 33 (5.25%) Terraform
3 31 (4.93%) Opscode Chef
4 30 (4.77%) Ansible
5 12 (1.91%) Grafana
6 4 (0.64%) Consul
6 4 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.64%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.64%) Mesos
6 4 (0.64%) Nagios
6 4 (0.64%) StatsD
7 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.16%) vRealize
Vendors
1 67 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 58 (9.22%) Oracle
3 13 (2.07%) Adobe
4 12 (1.91%) ServiceNow
4 12 (1.91%) Splunk
5 11 (1.75%) Zend
6 7 (1.11%) Red Hat
6 7 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.11%) VMware
6 7 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 6 (0.95%) Pega
8 5 (0.79%) Google
9 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.64%) IBM
9 4 (0.64%) NEC
9 4 (0.64%) New Relic
10 3 (0.48%) Apple
10 3 (0.48%) SAP
11 2 (0.32%) Informatica
11 2 (0.32%) Twitter
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, h/c
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Additional Benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + h/c, pension, bonus rewards etc
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
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Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + excellent benefits and culture
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