Period
to 24 November 2017

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

Scrum
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 34 21
Rank change year-on-year -5 -13 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 24 26 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.85% 5.51% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 6.44% 13.23%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 52
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,750 £36,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.12% -1.35% -26.00%
10th Percentile £34,500 £27,675 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £47,875 £53,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 448 404 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 90.51% 85.59% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 396 387 390
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,750 £48,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Worcestershire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Worcestershire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Worcestershire

Scrum
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Worcester +3 20 £42,000 +15.07% 1
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
2 6 (25.00%) Degree
3 5 (20.83%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) .NET
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
4 4 (16.67%) PMP
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 4 (16.67%) Physics
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 4 (16.67%) QA
4 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (16.67%) WPF
4 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
4 4 (16.67%) SDLC
4 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (12.50%) Marketing
5 3 (12.50%) ERP
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 2 (8.33%) B2B
6 2 (8.33%) B2C
6 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) ISEB
6 2 (8.33%) EDI
6 2 (8.33%) SOAP

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Appium
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Team Leader
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Applications Developer
3 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Applications Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Application Developer
3 4 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum Master
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Product Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 4 (16.67%) WPF
3 2 (8.33%) EDI
3 2 (8.33%) SOAP
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (16.67%) Coaching
3 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (16.67%) Physics
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) SDLC
3 4 (16.67%) Software Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (16.67%) User Stories
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) B2C
5 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
5 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (4.17%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C#
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PMP
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) ISO 9000
1 4 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (8.33%) Xamarin