The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 35 12
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 1 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 3.33% 0.61% 16.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.83% 0.81% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 30
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -22.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £47,500 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 Stevenage region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 124 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 57.22% 76.07% 72.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82 91 123
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,000 £53,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

Scrum
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Stevenage

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) SQL
3 9 (56.25%) .NET
4 8 (50.00%) C#
4 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (50.00%) MVC
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (37.50%) MVVM
6 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
6 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) XML
8 4 (25.00%) RAD
8 4 (25.00%) SOA
8 4 (25.00%) HTML5
9 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 3 (18.75%) UML
9 3 (18.75%) Apache
9 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
10 2 (12.50%) Python
10 2 (12.50%) XHTML
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) Web Services
10 2 (12.50%) PHP
10 2 (12.50%) MySQL

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 8 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (37.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Apache
3 3 (18.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (12.50%) CMS
4 2 (12.50%) GlassFish
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 2 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) MySQL
1 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) RSpec
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) UI Programmer
4 2 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 2 (12.50%) UI Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 8 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (37.50%) CSS
3 6 (37.50%) HTML
4 5 (31.25%) XML
5 4 (25.00%) HTML5
6 2 (12.50%) XHTML
6 2 (12.50%) Web Services
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 2 (12.50%) CSS3
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (6.25%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 8 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (37.50%) MVVM
4 4 (25.00%) RAD
4 4 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 3 (18.75%) UML
6 2 (12.50%) Workflow
6 2 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (68.75%) SQL
2 8 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 5 (31.25%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) Python
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Adobe