The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rickmansworth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 11.32% 1.47% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 1.92% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12 1 1
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Rickmansworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
98 52 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rickmansworth 92.45% 76.47% 89.60%
Number of salaries quoted 90 41 101
Average salary £58,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.15% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £28,150 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,184 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.96% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Rickmansworth

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 18 (100.00%) SQL
1 18 (100.00%) XML
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
2 14 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 14 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 14 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 14 (77.78%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 14 (77.78%) RUP
2 14 (77.78%) SOA
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE
2 14 (77.78%) Oracle Applications
2 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 9 (50.00%) Java EE
4 8 (44.44%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Line Management
6 6 (33.33%) Ajax
6 6 (33.33%) TDD
7 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (22.22%) User Stories
7 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Rickmansworth by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT jobs across the Rickmansworth 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database 11g
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle Database
2 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio Team System
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Applications Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Application Development Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) Spring
2 14 (77.78%) Web Services
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
2 14 (77.78%) Hibernate
3 9 (50.00%) Java EE
4 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) HTML
5 4 (22.22%) XSL
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) EJB
6 2 (11.11%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 14 (77.78%) Unit Testing
2 14 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 14 (77.78%) RUP
2 14 (77.78%) SOA
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 14 (77.78%) PRINCE
3 7 (38.89%) Line Management
4 6 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) User Stories
5 4 (22.22%) SDLC
5 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
5 4 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) SQL
2 14 (77.78%) PL/SQL
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) C++
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) BEA