The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 13 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 10.62% 1.99% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 3.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 81 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 67.26% 53.64% 71.95%
Number of salaries quoted 65 75 55
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 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 13 (86.67%) .NET
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) MQSeries
3 11 (73.33%) RDBMS
3 11 (73.33%) IBM
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (73.33%) WinForms
3 11 (73.33%) TDD
3 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) WPF
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (73.33%) HTML5
3 11 (73.33%) MVVM
3 11 (73.33%) CSS3
3 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) C#
5 3 (20.00%) Process Management
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (20.00%) QA
5 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB
5 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Automation

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (73.33%) MQSeries
1 11 (73.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) RDBMS
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (73.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 8 (53.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) QA Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) CSS
3 11 (73.33%) WinForms
3 11 (73.33%) .NET Framework
3 11 (73.33%) WPF
3 11 (73.33%) HTML5
3 11 (73.33%) CSS3
4 1 (6.67%) Web Services
4 1 (6.67%) XML
4 1 (6.67%) XSLT
4 1 (6.67%) WCF
4 1 (6.67%) Ajax
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (6.67%) LINQ
4 1 (6.67%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) TDD
1 11 (73.33%) MVVM
2 3 (20.00%) Process Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Test Strategy
2 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (20.00%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
1 9 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) IBM
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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