The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 46 33 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 125 173 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.03% 6.52% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 8.41% 10.44%
Number of salaries quoted 99 166 185
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1842 2056 1945
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 74.12% 77.53% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1706 1584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £66,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Watford +8 33 £37,500 -16.66% 7
Welwyn Garden City +2 21 £36,750 -22.63%
Stevenage -3 8 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Letchworth -4 4 £40,000 -2.43% 1
Hemel Hempstead +3 2 £60,000 +37.14% 1
St Albans -6 1 £47,000 -27.69%
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

1 105 (39.92%) TDD
2 99 (37.64%) Java
3 88 (33.46%) .NET
4 83 (31.56%) C#
5 78 (29.66%) Degree
6 76 (28.90%) E-Commerce
7 72 (27.38%) MVC
8 69 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
9 68 (25.86%) SQL Server
10 64 (24.33%) SQL
11 62 (23.57%) HTML
12 58 (22.05%) ASP.NET
13 56 (21.29%) Web Services
14 52 (19.77%) JavaScript
15 50 (19.01%) jQuery
16 49 (18.63%) OO
17 47 (17.87%) Linux
17 47 (17.87%) CSS
18 44 (16.73%) Spring
19 43 (16.35%) PHP
20 42 (15.97%) J2EE
20 42 (15.97%) Maven
20 42 (15.97%) Computer Science
20 42 (15.97%) Team Foundation Server
21 41 (15.59%) RESTful
22 39 (14.83%) Microsoft
23 34 (12.93%) Oracle
23 34 (12.93%) XML
24 32 (12.17%) User Stories
25 30 (11.41%) Mathematics

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (6.08%) Tomcat
2 13 (4.94%) CMS
3 7 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.28%) Node.js
5 4 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.76%) Apache
8 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.38%) Drupal
8 1 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.90%) Photoshop
2 5 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.52%) MS Office
4 3 (1.14%) Mingle
5 1 (0.38%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Temenos T24
1 2 (0.76%) Finacle
2 1 (0.38%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 16 (6.08%) SaaS
2 4 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.76%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (8.75%) Internet
2 15 (5.70%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.42%) IPv4
3 9 (3.42%) IPv6
4 4 (1.52%) SMS
5 2 (0.76%) HTTP
6 1 (0.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (25.86%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.84%) Relational Database
3 16 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (5.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (5.32%) Oracle Database
6 13 (4.94%) DB2
6 13 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.42%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (3.04%) Hadoop
8 8 (3.04%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.66%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (2.66%) QlikView
9 7 (2.66%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (2.28%) RDBMS
10 6 (2.28%) MySQL
11 4 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (15.97%) Maven
1 42 (15.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.75%) JUnit
3 21 (7.98%) Selenium
4 19 (7.22%) Jenkins
5 16 (6.08%) Subversion
6 14 (5.32%) Mercurial
7 10 (3.80%) Eclipse
8 9 (3.42%) Cucumber
9 8 (3.04%) NUnit
10 6 (2.28%) Moq
10 6 (2.28%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.28%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.90%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (1.90%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.52%) RSpec
12 4 (1.52%) Git (software)
12 4 (1.52%) PhoneGap
12 4 (1.52%) NetBeans
12 4 (1.52%) CruiseControl
General
1 23 (8.75%) Marketing
1 23 (8.75%) Retail
1 23 (8.75%) Finance
2 10 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.42%) Games
4 7 (2.66%) Back Office
5 6 (2.28%) Banking
6 3 (1.14%) Law
7 2 (0.76%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 139 (52.85%) Developer
2 48 (18.25%) Analyst
3 40 (15.21%) Java Developer
4 39 (14.83%) .NET Developer
5 38 (14.45%) Senior Developer
6 29 (11.03%) Business Analyst
7 27 (10.27%) Project Manager
8 25 (9.51%) Software Manager
8 25 (9.51%) Software Project Manager
9 19 (7.22%) Product Owner
10 18 (6.84%) Senior Java Developer
11 16 (6.08%) C# Developer
12 14 (5.32%) Web Developer
13 12 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
14 11 (4.18%) Product Manager
14 11 (4.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
15 10 (3.80%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.80%) Java/J2EE Developer
15 10 (3.80%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (33.46%) .NET
2 62 (23.57%) HTML
3 58 (22.05%) ASP.NET
4 56 (21.29%) Web Services
5 50 (19.01%) jQuery
6 47 (17.87%) CSS
7 44 (16.73%) Spring
8 42 (15.97%) J2EE
9 41 (15.59%) RESTful
10 34 (12.93%) XML
11 29 (11.03%) WCF
11 29 (11.03%) .NET Framework
12 27 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (9.89%) JAX-RS
14 25 (9.51%) HTML5
15 22 (8.37%) Java EE
15 22 (8.37%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 17 (6.46%) REST
17 15 (5.70%) XSLT
18 14 (5.32%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 42 (15.97%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.41%) Mathematics
3 16 (6.08%) Physics
4 15 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.04%) Data Integration
6 6 (2.28%) W3C
7 4 (1.52%) Social Media
7 4 (1.52%) Robotics
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.76%) IVR
8 2 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.38%) EFT
9 1 (0.38%) Derivative
9 1 (0.38%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.38%) Equities
9 1 (0.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.87%) Linux
2 18 (6.84%) Windows
3 16 (6.08%) UNIX
4 13 (4.94%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.38%) Windows NT
5 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.38%) SUSE
5 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (39.92%) TDD
2 76 (28.90%) E-Commerce
3 72 (27.38%) MVC
4 69 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (18.63%) OO
6 32 (12.17%) User Stories
7 29 (11.03%) Software Engineering
8 25 (9.51%) UML
8 25 (9.51%) Logistics
9 24 (9.13%) Web Development
9 24 (9.13%) BDD
10 23 (8.75%) Change Management
11 21 (7.98%) OOP
12 18 (6.84%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (6.84%) Technical Analysis
12 18 (6.84%) OOD
13 16 (6.08%) Waterfall
14 15 (5.70%) Kanban
15 14 (5.32%) Test Scripting
15 14 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 99 (37.64%) Java
2 83 (31.56%) C#
3 64 (24.33%) SQL
4 52 (19.77%) JavaScript
5 43 (16.35%) PHP
6 22 (8.37%) Python
7 14 (5.32%) Perl
8 12 (4.56%) VB
9 11 (4.18%) VBA
9 11 (4.18%) C
9 11 (4.18%) C++
9 11 (4.18%) VB6
10 10 (3.80%) VB.NET
11 8 (3.04%) Ruby
11 8 (3.04%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.90%) Tcl
13 1 (0.38%) VBScript
13 1 (0.38%) ActionScript
13 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 78 (29.66%) Degree
2 10 (3.80%) ISEB
3 9 (3.42%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.28%) MCTS
5 6 (2.28%) MCP
5 6 (2.28%) MCAD
5 6 (2.28%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.94%) QA
2 5 (1.90%) WCAG
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 39 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.93%) Oracle
3 10 (3.80%) Google
4 9 (3.42%) Twitter
5 7 (2.66%) Actuate
5 7 (2.66%) Tableau
6 6 (2.28%) Demandware
7 5 (1.90%) Agilent
8 2 (0.76%) Endeca
9 1 (0.38%) JBoss
9 1 (0.38%) Temenos
9 1 (0.38%) Apple
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.38%) Capita
9 1 (0.38%) Cadence
9 1 (0.38%) VMware
9 1 (0.38%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
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Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 per annum
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