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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 14 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.32% 11.61% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.72% 18.56% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 2
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
89 97 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 70.08% 62.58% 76.99%
Number of salaries quoted 87 78 78
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (87.50%) .NET
3 23 (71.88%) C#
4 20 (62.50%) MVC
5 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
6 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
7 15 (46.88%) SQL
7 15 (46.88%) VB.NET
7 15 (46.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (40.63%) Kanban
10 12 (37.50%) Android
10 12 (37.50%) Android Development
10 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 11 (34.38%) TDD
12 10 (31.25%) Windows
13 9 (28.13%) WinForms
13 9 (28.13%) NUnit
13 9 (28.13%) Retail
13 9 (28.13%) WCF
13 9 (28.13%) WPF
13 9 (28.13%) Spring.NET
13 9 (28.13%) Tandem
13 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (28.13%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (28.13%) Inversion of Control
13 9 (28.13%) MSTest
13 9 (28.13%) MVVM
13 9 (28.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 9 (28.13%) Moq

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (59.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (28.13%) NUnit
2 9 (28.13%) MSTest
2 9 (28.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 9 (28.13%) Moq
3 3 (9.38%) Selenium
3 3 (9.38%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.38%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (78.13%) Developer
2 22 (68.75%) .NET Developer
3 12 (37.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 8 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (6.25%) UI Designer
7 2 (6.25%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.25%) Designer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (87.50%) .NET
2 18 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 9 (28.13%) Unity DI Container
5 9 (28.13%) Spring.NET
5 9 (28.13%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (28.13%) Ninject
5 9 (28.13%) Razor View Engine
5 9 (28.13%) WinForms
5 9 (28.13%) WCF
5 9 (28.13%) WPF
6 4 (12.50%) jQuery
7 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 2 (6.25%) HTML
8 2 (6.25%) CSS
8 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.25%) Sass
8 2 (6.25%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Tandem
1 9 (28.13%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.38%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Android
2 10 (31.25%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) MVC
3 13 (40.63%) Kanban
4 12 (37.50%) Android Development
5 11 (34.38%) TDD
6 9 (28.13%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (28.13%) MVVM
6 9 (28.13%) Web Application Development
6 9 (28.13%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Line Management
9 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.13%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) C#
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
2 15 (46.88%) VB.NET
3 4 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
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