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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.11% 3.26% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 4.92% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 0 1
Average salary £38,500 - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
167 61 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 74.22% 66.30% 68.80%
Number of salaries quoted 144 48 81
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £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 30 January 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (95.65%) .NET
3 19 (82.61%) C#
4 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
5 16 (69.57%) MVC
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
6 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (52.17%) TDD
8 11 (47.83%) SQL
8 11 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
10 9 (39.13%) NUnit
10 9 (39.13%) Kanban
10 9 (39.13%) WCF
10 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (39.13%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (39.13%) MSTest
10 9 (39.13%) Rhino Mocks
10 9 (39.13%) Moq
10 9 (39.13%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (39.13%) Ninject
10 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
10 9 (39.13%) Spring.NET
10 9 (39.13%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (26.09%) Android
11 6 (26.09%) Android Development
12 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
13 4 (17.39%) OO
14 3 (13.04%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 18 (78.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (39.13%) NUnit
2 9 (39.13%) MSTest
2 9 (39.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (39.13%) Moq
3 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Marketing
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (65.22%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (17.39%) Agile .NET Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Developer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET
2 15 (65.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (39.13%) WCF
3 9 (39.13%) Castle Windsor
3 9 (39.13%) Ninject
3 9 (39.13%) Spring.NET
3 9 (39.13%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (13.04%) jQuery
4 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (13.04%) CSS
4 3 (13.04%) Web Services
4 3 (13.04%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (13.04%) Mathematics
2 3 (13.04%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Social Network
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Android
2 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (69.57%) MVC
3 12 (52.17%) TDD
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) Kanban
5 9 (39.13%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (39.13%) Web Application Development
6 6 (26.09%) Android Development
7 4 (17.39%) OO
8 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) UML
9 2 (8.70%) OOP
9 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
10 1 (4.35%) Time Management
10 1 (4.35%) Email Marketing
10 1 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (4.35%) Data Management
10 1 (4.35%) OO PHP
10 1 (4.35%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) VB.NET
4 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.35%) PHP5
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
1 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.35%) logstash
1 1 (4.35%) Salt
1 1 (4.35%) Graphite