The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 170 89 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 6.99% 3.83% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.55% 4.72% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 165 80 86
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1988 1887 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 81.74% 81.16% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1709 1535 1206
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +20 37 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Hemel Hempstead +16 19 £60,000 +20.00% 2
Watford +2 17 £40,000 -23.80% 5
Rickmansworth -15 14 £57,500 +64.28% 1
Stevenage +15 11 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Hertford +11 11 £67,500 +52.54%
Letchworth - 10 £31,750 - 1
Royston -5 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Welwyn Garden City +1 6 £75,000 -
Borehamwood -15 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Hoddesdon -8 3 £48,500 +7.77%
Bishop's Stortford - 2 £60,000 -
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 369 (97.36%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (54.62%) .NET
3 205 (54.09%) SQL
4 201 (53.03%) C#
5 195 (51.45%) ASP.NET
6 192 (50.66%) MVC
7 178 (46.97%) TDD
8 153 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 141 (37.20%) JavaScript
9 141 (37.20%) SQL Server
10 110 (29.02%) Microsoft
11 98 (25.86%) MS Excel
12 94 (24.80%) HTML
13 89 (23.48%) Finance
14 86 (22.69%) XML
15 83 (21.90%) Java
15 83 (21.90%) PRINCE2
16 81 (21.37%) jQuery
17 80 (21.11%) PL/SQL
17 80 (21.11%) CSS
17 80 (21.11%) Team Foundation Server
18 79 (20.84%) Multithreading
19 75 (19.79%) AngularJS
19 75 (19.79%) Oracle
20 72 (19.00%) .NET Framework
21 71 (18.73%) SOA
22 69 (18.21%) NUnit
23 68 (17.94%) Windows
24 66 (17.41%) Spring
24 66 (17.41%) SC Cleared

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 41 (10.82%) SharePoint
2 27 (7.12%) Tomcat
3 13 (3.43%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.11%) JBoss
4 8 (2.11%) Apache
4 8 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.32%) Node.js
6 3 (0.79%) IIS
7 2 (0.53%) CMS
7 2 (0.53%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.53%) WordPress
8 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 98 (25.86%) MS Excel
2 18 (4.75%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 32 (8.44%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.53%) GitHub
2 2 (0.53%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.79%) Internet
2 2 (0.53%) Telnet
2 2 (0.53%) SSH
2 2 (0.53%) PuTTY
2 2 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (37.20%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 35 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 32 (8.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 28 (7.39%) Oracle Database 11g
5 28 (7.39%) Oracle Database
6 21 (5.54%) Data Warehouse
7 20 (5.28%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (2.37%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.32%) MongoDB
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.53%) MarkLogic
12 2 (0.53%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.53%) MySQL
13 1 (0.26%) DB2
13 1 (0.26%) DTS
13 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 80 (21.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 69 (18.21%) NUnit
3 51 (13.46%) TeamCity
4 47 (12.40%) Selenium
5 35 (9.23%) Subversion
6 29 (7.65%) Visual Studio
7 23 (6.07%) MSTest
8 20 (5.28%) Git (software)
9 18 (4.75%) Rhino Mocks
10 17 (4.49%) Moq
11 10 (2.64%) HP UFT
12 9 (2.37%) Maven
12 9 (2.37%) Octopus Deploy
13 8 (2.11%) Bitbucket
13 8 (2.11%) JIRA
13 8 (2.11%) ReSharper
13 8 (2.11%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.85%) Cucumber
15 3 (0.79%) Jenkins
16 2 (0.53%) NuGet
General
1 89 (23.48%) Finance
2 12 (3.17%) Retail
3 10 (2.64%) Marketing
4 9 (2.37%) Banking
5 8 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.58%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.32%) Advertising
8 2 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.26%) Billing
9 1 (0.26%) Back Office
9 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 211 (55.67%) Developer
2 157 (41.42%) .NET Developer
3 93 (24.54%) C# Developer
4 92 (24.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 90 (23.75%) Senior Developer
6 75 (19.79%) ASP.NET Developer
7 71 (18.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 65 (17.15%) Senior .NET Developer
9 49 (12.93%) Project Manager
10 46 (12.14%) Senior C# Developer
11 44 (11.61%) Web Developer
12 40 (10.55%) Agile Project Manager
13 37 (9.76%) Software Developer
14 35 (9.23%) Software Engineer
15 34 (8.97%) Development Manager
16 32 (8.44%) .NET Web Developer
17 31 (8.18%) C# Web Developer
18 29 (7.65%) Senior Manager
19 28 (7.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
20 26 (6.86%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (54.62%) .NET
2 195 (51.45%) ASP.NET
3 153 (40.37%) ASP.NET MVC
4 94 (24.80%) HTML
5 86 (22.69%) XML
6 81 (21.37%) jQuery
7 80 (21.11%) CSS
8 75 (19.79%) AngularJS
9 72 (19.00%) .NET Framework
10 66 (17.41%) Spring
11 62 (16.36%) WCF
12 56 (14.78%) Ajax
13 52 (13.72%) Hibernate
13 52 (13.72%) Web Services
13 52 (13.72%) HTML5
14 49 (12.93%) Entity Framework
15 46 (12.14%) CSS3
16 42 (11.08%) WebSockets
17 38 (10.03%) Silverlight
18 37 (9.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.82%) Mathematics
2 36 (9.50%) Computer Science
3 12 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (1.85%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.06%) Physics
5 4 (1.06%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.53%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.53%) User Experience
6 2 (0.53%) PMI
6 2 (0.53%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.26%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.26%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.26%) SCADA
7 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.26%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 68 (17.94%) Windows
2 11 (2.90%) UNIX
3 5 (1.32%) Linux
4 4 (1.06%) Android
5 3 (0.79%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (97.36%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (50.66%) MVC
3 178 (46.97%) TDD
4 83 (21.90%) PRINCE2
5 79 (20.84%) Multithreading
6 71 (18.73%) SOA
7 57 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
8 56 (14.78%) Project Management
9 53 (13.98%) Unit Testing
10 49 (12.93%) OOD
11 48 (12.66%) OO
12 46 (12.14%) DSDM
13 43 (11.35%) Mentoring
14 42 (11.08%) Low Latency
14 42 (11.08%) Web Development
14 42 (11.08%) Software Engineering
15 41 (10.82%) Mobile Development
16 38 (10.03%) Open Source
17 36 (9.50%) RUP
18 35 (9.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 205 (54.09%) SQL
2 201 (53.03%) C#
3 141 (37.20%) JavaScript
4 83 (21.90%) Java
5 80 (21.11%) PL/SQL
6 45 (11.87%) T-SQL
7 42 (11.08%) Objective-C
8 14 (3.69%) Scala
9 11 (2.90%) VBA
10 9 (2.37%) Ruby
11 8 (2.11%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.06%) C++
13 3 (0.79%) PHP
14 2 (0.53%) VB
15 1 (0.26%) C
15 1 (0.26%) Python
15 1 (0.26%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.26%) Lua
15 1 (0.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 66 (17.41%) SC Cleared
1 66 (17.41%) Security Cleared
2 64 (16.89%) Degree
3 29 (7.65%) ISEB
4 13 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.90%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.32%) MCSD
7 4 (1.06%) HND
8 2 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.69%) SLA
2 12 (3.17%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 16 (4.22%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 110 (29.02%) Microsoft
2 75 (19.79%) Oracle
3 9 (2.37%) HP
4 8 (2.11%) New Relic
5 5 (1.32%) Facebook
6 3 (0.79%) Telerik
7 1 (0.26%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.26%) Demandware
7 1 (0.26%) BEA
7 1 (0.26%) Progress
7 1 (0.26%) IBM
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £33,000 to £35,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Exc bonus + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £56500 per annum + Exc bonus + other great bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £25k to £45k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Bonus + Comprehensive Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Stevenage
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Watford
Arrows Group
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 18 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Ocado
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago