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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 68 48 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 81 94 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.51% 4.69% 7.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 6.25% 9.60%
Number of salaries quoted 74 81 199
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
1850 1504 2251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.23% 74.98% 76.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1204 1789
Average salary £48,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.11% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
(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
Hoddesdon - 14 £46,250 -
Hemel Hempstead -14 9 £50,000 +48.14%
Hertford -1 8 £50,000 -25.92%
Stevenage +4 6 £40,000 -15.78%
St Albans - 6 £52,500 - 3
Rickmansworth - 4 £35,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City -1 3 £42,500 -
Royston +3 2 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Borehamwood +6 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Watford -15 1 £52,500 +43.83%
Scrum
East of England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 176 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (59.78%) .NET
3 105 (57.07%) ASP.NET
4 101 (54.89%) C#
5 88 (47.83%) MVC
6 80 (43.48%) SQL
7 78 (42.39%) JavaScript
8 76 (41.30%) TDD
9 66 (35.87%) HTML
10 63 (34.24%) jQuery
11 61 (33.15%) CSS
12 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
13 58 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
14 46 (25.00%) Microsoft
15 45 (24.46%) XML
16 35 (19.02%) SharePoint
16 35 (19.02%) WCF
16 35 (19.02%) HTML5
17 34 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
17 34 (18.48%) Web Services
18 32 (17.39%) Java
18 32 (17.39%) Degree
19 26 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 26 (14.13%) CSS3
20 25 (13.59%) SQL Server 2008
21 24 (13.04%) Waterfall
21 24 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
22 21 (11.41%) UML
22 21 (11.41%) MS Excel
22 21 (11.41%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 35 (19.02%) SharePoint
2 20 (10.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 9 (4.89%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.35%) CMS
5 5 (2.72%) Node.js
5 5 (2.72%) Apache
6 2 (1.09%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 21 (11.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (3.80%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.54%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.17%) SaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.09%) Google App Engine
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) PaaS
2 2 (1.09%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Office 365
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (9.24%) Internet
2 2 (1.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (32.07%) SQL Server
2 26 (14.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (13.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (13.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (8.70%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (7.07%) Oracle Database
7 12 (6.52%) Relational Database
8 10 (5.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (4.89%) Hadoop
9 9 (4.89%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (3.80%) QlikView
10 7 (3.80%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (3.80%) Oracle Reports
11 6 (3.26%) MySQL
11 6 (3.26%) NoSQL
12 4 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.63%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.33%) Selenium
3 18 (9.78%) NUnit
4 8 (4.35%) TeamCity
4 8 (4.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 8 (4.35%) Cucumber
5 5 (2.72%) Git (software)
6 4 (2.17%) SpecFlow
6 4 (2.17%) RSpec
7 3 (1.63%) Moq
7 3 (1.63%) JUnit
8 2 (1.09%) Ant
8 2 (1.09%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.09%) Subversion
9 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.54%) FogBugz
9 1 (0.54%) MSTest
9 1 (0.54%) Mockito
General
1 19 (10.33%) Finance
2 14 (7.61%) Retail
3 6 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.72%) Marketing
5 3 (1.63%) Banking
5 3 (1.63%) Games
5 3 (1.63%) Back Office
6 2 (1.09%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Law
7 1 (0.54%) Electronics
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 133 (72.28%) Developer
2 43 (23.37%) Senior Developer
3 40 (21.74%) .NET Developer
4 30 (16.30%) Analyst
5 28 (15.22%) C# Developer
6 22 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (11.96%) Senior Analyst
7 20 (10.87%) Senior .NET Developer
8 19 (10.33%) Business Analyst
9 18 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (8.15%) Software Developer
11 14 (7.61%) Web Developer
11 14 (7.61%) SharePoint Developer
12 13 (7.07%) ASP.NET Developer
13 12 (6.52%) Senior Architect
13 12 (6.52%) Architect
13 12 (6.52%) Senior Business Analyst
13 12 (6.52%) Business Architect
14 9 (4.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 9 (4.89%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (59.78%) .NET
2 105 (57.07%) ASP.NET
3 66 (35.87%) HTML
4 63 (34.24%) jQuery
5 61 (33.15%) CSS
6 58 (31.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 45 (24.46%) XML
8 35 (19.02%) WCF
8 35 (19.02%) HTML5
9 34 (18.48%) Web Services
10 26 (14.13%) CSS3
11 21 (11.41%) Ajax
12 20 (10.87%) Silverlight
13 19 (10.33%) XHTML
14 17 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 13 (7.07%) .NET Framework
15 13 (7.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 12 (6.52%) NHibernate
17 10 (5.43%) AngularJS
18 9 (4.89%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (11.41%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (10.33%) Computer Science
3 17 (9.24%) Mobile App
4 12 (6.52%) Mathematics
5 9 (4.89%) Data Integration
5 9 (4.89%) Physics
6 8 (4.35%) Tandem
7 6 (3.26%) W3C
8 5 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.72%) User Experience
9 3 (1.63%) iPhone
9 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.63%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.09%) E-Learning
10 2 (1.09%) IVR
10 2 (1.09%) Open Source
11 1 (0.54%) Augmented Reality
11 1 (0.54%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.61%) Windows
2 13 (7.07%) Linux
3 3 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.54%) AIX
5 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (95.65%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (47.83%) MVC
3 76 (41.30%) TDD
4 24 (13.04%) Waterfall
5 21 (11.41%) UML
6 20 (10.87%) BDD
7 19 (10.33%) Data Modelling
7 19 (10.33%) SOA
7 19 (10.33%) OO
8 18 (9.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (9.78%) MVVM
9 17 (9.24%) Software Engineering
9 17 (9.24%) E-Commerce
9 17 (9.24%) Project Management
10 16 (8.70%) Business Analysis
10 16 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 16 (8.70%) Web Application Development
11 15 (8.15%) Web Development
12 12 (6.52%) Analytics
12 12 (6.52%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (54.89%) C#
2 80 (43.48%) SQL
3 78 (42.39%) JavaScript
4 32 (17.39%) Java
5 16 (8.70%) VB
6 13 (7.07%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.43%) VB.NET
8 8 (4.35%) PHP
8 8 (4.35%) Ruby
9 7 (3.80%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.72%) C++
10 5 (2.72%) Python
11 3 (1.63%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.54%) VC++
12 1 (0.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 32 (17.39%) Degree
2 17 (9.24%) ISEB
3 12 (6.52%) SC Cleared
3 12 (6.52%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) QA
2 5 (2.72%) WCAG
3 1 (0.54%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.63%) Puppet
3 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (9.78%) Oracle
3 11 (5.98%) Google
4 7 (3.80%) Tableau
4 7 (3.80%) Actuate
5 5 (2.72%) Twitter
6 3 (1.63%) JBoss
7 2 (1.09%) Dell
7 2 (1.09%) Adobe
7 2 (1.09%) Demandware
7 2 (1.09%) CyberSource
7 2 (1.09%) DataCash
7 2 (1.09%) Ogone
8 1 (0.54%) Nintex
8 1 (0.54%) Talend
8 1 (0.54%) CollabNet
8 1 (0.54%) HP
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 1 hour ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens - shares, pens, health+
Posted: 22 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Rickmansworth
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Hertfordshire
Willmott Dixon
Salary: £30-£37k plus bonus
Posted: 25 days ago