The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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
Worcestershire / Worcester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 28 7
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 7.77% 3.73% 20.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 4.17% 23.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 28
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +31.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,750 £52,500
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 Worcester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 90 144 127
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcester 87.38% 89.44% 86.99%
Number of salaries quoted 86 125 120
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcester 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 Worcester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Worcester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Worcester

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

Salary histogram for Scrum in Worcester

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 Worcester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (48.00%) RESTful
2 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 11 (44.00%) CSS
4 10 (40.00%) Internet
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 8 (32.00%) MySQL
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
6 7 (28.00%) PHP
6 7 (28.00%) OOP
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) SEO
6 7 (28.00%) Debian
6 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (28.00%) Kanban
6 7 (28.00%) Zend
6 7 (28.00%) Zend Framework
6 7 (28.00%) jQuery
6 7 (28.00%) Subversion
6 7 (28.00%) Pay per click
6 7 (28.00%) Marketing

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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 7 (28.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) NoSQL
2 8 (32.00%) MySQL
3 7 (28.00%) Redis
3 7 (28.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 7 (28.00%) PHPUnit
2 7 (28.00%) Subversion
2 7 (28.00%) Xdebug
3 5 (20.00%) Maven
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (28.00%) HTML Developer
2 7 (28.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (28.00%) MySQL Developer
2 7 (28.00%) OO PHP Developer
2 7 (28.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (28.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Scrum Master
3 6 (24.00%) Team Leader
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (12.00%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (12.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Java Scrum Master
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) RESTful
2 11 (44.00%) CSS
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) Backbone.js
4 7 (28.00%) jQuery
4 7 (28.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (28.00%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
4 7 (28.00%) Zend Framework
5 5 (20.00%) Java EE
5 5 (20.00%) Servlets
5 5 (20.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (28.00%) Kanban
3 7 (28.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) OO
3 7 (28.00%) OO PHP
3 7 (28.00%) OOP
3 7 (28.00%) Pay per click
3 7 (28.00%) SEO
4 5 (20.00%) Line Management
5 3 (12.00%) Coaching
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Time Management
6 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.00%) Physics
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) TDD
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
1 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (28.00%) PHP
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 4 (16.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (28.00%) Zend
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle