The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 6.55% 2.73% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 3.70% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
164 81 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.62% 73.64% 62.39%
Number of salaries quoted 143 71 65
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Wakefield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (94.44%) .NET
3 16 (88.89%) C#
4 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
4 15 (83.33%) MVC
5 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
5 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (72.22%) TDD
7 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (55.56%) Kanban
8 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
8 10 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
8 10 (55.56%) Ninject
8 10 (55.56%) WCF
8 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
8 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
8 10 (55.56%) NUnit
8 10 (55.56%) MSTest
8 10 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
8 10 (55.56%) Moq
8 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (22.22%) jQuery
11 4 (22.22%) HTML
11 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
11 4 (22.22%) CSS
11 4 (22.22%) JavaScript

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) NUnit
1 10 (55.56%) MSTest
1 10 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (55.56%) Moq
2 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) .NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 14 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (55.56%) Ninject
3 10 (55.56%) WCF
3 10 (55.56%) Spring.NET
3 10 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (22.22%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) HTML
4 4 (22.22%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) LINQ
5 2 (11.11%) Ajax
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
6 1 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (5.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) MVC
3 13 (72.22%) TDD
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (55.56%) Kanban
5 10 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
5 10 (55.56%) Web Application Development
6 2 (11.11%) Android Development
6 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 2 (11.11%) UML
6 2 (11.11%) OOP
6 2 (11.11%) OO
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) Email Marketing
7 1 (5.56%) OO PHP
7 1 (5.56%) DevOps
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C#
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
3 4 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
1 1 (5.56%) logstash
1 1 (5.56%) Salt
1 1 (5.56%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Staffline Group PLC
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago