Period
to 22 November 2017

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

Scrum
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 20 9
Rank change year-on-year +5 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 20 17 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 8.51% 7.49% 17.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 8.59% 19.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 37
Worcester median annual salary £42,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.07% -8.75% -20.00%
10th Percentile £34,050 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £47,500 £55,250
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,750 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +17.12% -1.35% -26.00%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 210 198 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 89.36% 87.22% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 192 184 195
Worcester median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -5.06%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £52,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcester.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
3 4 (20.00%) SDLC
3 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (20.00%) PMP
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 3 (15.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Coaching
4 3 (15.00%) User Stories
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (10.00%) Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (10.00%) Xamarin
5 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (10.00%) Appium
5 2 (10.00%) SOA
5 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
5 2 (10.00%) B2B
5 2 (10.00%) B2C
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) ISEB

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:

Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Appium
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
1 2 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (15.00%) Head of Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 2 (10.00%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Product Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) EDI
2 2 (10.00%) SOAP
2 2 (10.00%) WPF
3 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
2 4 (20.00%) SDLC
2 4 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (15.00%) Coaching
3 3 (15.00%) ERP
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (10.00%) B2B
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
4 2 (10.00%) Physics
4 2 (10.00%) SOA
4 2 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Product Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
1 4 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) Xamarin