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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 25 26 20
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.76% 6.47% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 8.38% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 0
Average salary £36,500 £38,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.19% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
109 179 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 81.95% 77.16% 77.91%
Number of salaries quoted 95 152 54
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £26,000 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £48,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (85.71%) C#
3 12 (85.71%) TDD
4 10 (71.43%) HTML
4 10 (71.43%) CSS
5 9 (64.29%) Windows
5 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
5 9 (64.29%) WinForms
5 9 (64.29%) WPF
5 9 (64.29%) MVVM
6 6 (42.86%) CSS3
6 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) MVC
6 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
6 6 (42.86%) IBM
6 6 (42.86%) HTML5
6 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (21.43%) jQuery
8 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (21.43%) Kanban
8 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (21.43%) MSTest
8 3 (21.43%) Spring.NET
8 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) MQSeries
1 6 (42.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (92.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Moq
1 3 (21.43%) MSTest
1 3 (21.43%) NUnit
1 3 (21.43%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 11 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (57.14%) C# Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (42.86%) .NET Applications Developer
5 6 (42.86%) Applications Developer
6 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (35.71%) C# Application Developer
6 5 (35.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (28.57%) Applications Support
8 2 (14.29%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Architect
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Technical Architect
9 1 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
9 1 (7.14%) Architect
9 1 (7.14%) Consultant
9 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
9 1 (7.14%) Technology Consultant
9 1 (7.14%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
1 13 (92.86%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) .NET Framework
3 9 (64.29%) WinForms
3 9 (64.29%) WPF
4 6 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) CSS3
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (21.43%) Castle Windsor
5 3 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 3 (21.43%) Ninject
5 3 (21.43%) Razor View Engine
5 3 (21.43%) Spring.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
5 3 (21.43%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (21.43%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (85.71%) TDD
3 9 (64.29%) MVVM
4 6 (42.86%) MVC
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (21.43%) Kanban
5 3 (21.43%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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