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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 10 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 18 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.82% 1.82% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.58% 3.28% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
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
57 122 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.44% 55.45% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 91 76
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) MVC
3 21 (75.00%) C#
3 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (64.29%) Kanban
5 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (57.14%) TDD
6 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 15 (53.57%) Windows
7 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 14 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
8 14 (50.00%) MVVM
8 14 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 14 (50.00%) Moq
8 14 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
8 14 (50.00%) Ninject
8 14 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (50.00%) Web Application Development
8 14 (50.00%) WinForms
8 14 (50.00%) NUnit
8 14 (50.00%) Retail
8 14 (50.00%) WCF
8 14 (50.00%) WPF
8 14 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
8 14 (50.00%) MSTest
8 14 (50.00%) Spring.NET
8 14 (50.00%) Tandem
8 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (7.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) NUnit
1 14 (50.00%) MSTest
1 14 (50.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 14 (50.00%) Moq
2 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.71%) WebDriver
3 3 (10.71%) Selenium
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.14%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (75.00%) Developer
2 19 (67.86%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) UI Designer
5 2 (7.14%) UX Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Designer
5 2 (7.14%) UI/UX Designer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 21 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 14 (50.00%) Unity DI Container
5 14 (50.00%) Spring.NET
5 14 (50.00%) Castle Windsor
5 14 (50.00%) Ninject
5 14 (50.00%) Razor View Engine
5 14 (50.00%) WinForms
5 14 (50.00%) WCF
5 14 (50.00%) WPF
6 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 2 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 2 (7.14%) CSS
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) Sass
7 2 (7.14%) LESS
7 2 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (50.00%) Tandem
1 14 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Android
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (85.71%) MVC
3 18 (64.29%) Kanban
4 16 (57.14%) TDD
5 14 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
5 14 (50.00%) MVVM
5 14 (50.00%) Web Application Development
5 14 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (14.29%) Android Development
7 3 (10.71%) Test Automation
7 3 (10.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.14%) OO
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) Line Management
9 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.57%) OOD
9 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.57%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (75.00%) C#
2 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 6 (21.43%) VB.NET
3 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft