The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Herefordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank - 12 10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire - 3.92% 15.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.13% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 4
Average salary - £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
Scrum
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Herefordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Herefordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36 39 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Herefordshire 65.45% 76.47% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 29 20
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Herefordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Herefordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Herefordshire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Herefordshire

Scrum
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Herefordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WATIR
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) LINQ
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Herefordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Herefordshire region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) WATIR
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Tester
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) LINQ
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) System Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft