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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 11 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.53% 1.75% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.32% 2.25% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 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 £43,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.02% +1.25%
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
174 89 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 71.60% 78.07% 63.25%
Number of salaries quoted 144 80 65
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £41,000
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 28 November 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
2 14 (93.33%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (80.00%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (80.00%) MSTest
4 12 (80.00%) Kanban
4 12 (80.00%) Spring.NET
4 12 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 12 (80.00%) Moq
4 12 (80.00%) Castle Windsor
4 12 (80.00%) Ninject
4 12 (80.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
4 12 (80.00%) NUnit
4 12 (80.00%) WCF
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
5 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (40.00%) CSS
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) NUnit
1 12 (80.00%) MSTest
1 12 (80.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (80.00%) Moq
2 4 (26.67%) SpecFlow
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (93.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 12 (80.00%) Spring.NET
2 12 (80.00%) Unity DI Container
2 12 (80.00%) Castle Windsor
2 12 (80.00%) Ninject
2 12 (80.00%) WCF
3 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 6 (40.00%) jQuery
3 6 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (26.67%) CSS3
4 4 (26.67%) Razor View Engine
4 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 1 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Ajax
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.67%) JSON
5 1 (6.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Social Network
3 1 (6.67%) Social Media
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) MVC
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) TDD
3 13 (86.67%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (80.00%) Web Application Development
4 12 (80.00%) Kanban
4 12 (80.00%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) OO PHP
5 1 (6.67%) DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) UML
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Email Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP5
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
1 1 (6.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Puppet
1 1 (6.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (6.67%) logstash
1 1 (6.67%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago