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 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 39 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 -22  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 11 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 2.95% 3.48% 15.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% 3.89% 18.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 44
Median salary £48,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.87% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,332 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,400
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 Worcestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 240 283 251
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 88.56% 89.56% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 220 262 221
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.58%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Worcestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 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
Worcester +13 8 £48,750 -2.50%
Scrum
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 12 (42.86%) RESTful
2 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) CSS
4 10 (35.71%) Internet
5 8 (28.57%) Linux
5 8 (28.57%) Java
5 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 8 (28.57%) .NET
5 8 (28.57%) MySQL
6 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 7 (25.00%) Web Services
6 7 (25.00%) C#
6 7 (25.00%) MVC
6 7 (25.00%) SEO
6 7 (25.00%) OOP
6 7 (25.00%) OO
6 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 7 (25.00%) Debian
6 7 (25.00%) Subversion
6 7 (25.00%) Pay per click
6 7 (25.00%) Marketing
6 7 (25.00%) Zend
6 7 (25.00%) Zend Framework
6 7 (25.00%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 10 (35.71%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 8 (28.57%) MySQL
3 7 (25.00%) Redis
3 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 12 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 7 (25.00%) PHPUnit
2 7 (25.00%) Subversion
2 7 (25.00%) Xdebug
3 5 (17.86%) Maven
4 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 7 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 7 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
2 7 (25.00%) OO PHP Developer
2 7 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 7 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Scrum Master
3 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Scrum Master
5 3 (10.71%) Java Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Java Scrum Master
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) RESTful
2 11 (39.29%) CSS
2 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 8 (28.57%) .NET
4 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 7 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (25.00%) Zend Framework
5 5 (17.86%) Java EE
5 5 (17.86%) Servlets
5 5 (17.86%) Spring
6 1 (3.57%) Android SDK
6 1 (3.57%) Cocoa
6 1 (3.57%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (3.57%) Android
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.00%) Kanban
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 7 (25.00%) OO
3 7 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 7 (25.00%) OOP
3 7 (25.00%) Pay per click
3 7 (25.00%) SEO
4 5 (17.86%) Line Management
5 3 (10.71%) Coaching
5 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.14%) Physics
6 2 (7.14%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
1 8 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 7 (25.00%) C#
2 7 (25.00%) PHP
3 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9000
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle