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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 13 32
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 13 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.64% 11.21% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 16.88% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 3
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
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
111 77 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 73.51% 66.38% 59.06%
Number of salaries quoted 102 66 80
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
3 18 (81.82%) C#
4 16 (72.73%) SQL
4 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 16 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (68.18%) VB.NET
6 11 (50.00%) Android
6 11 (50.00%) Android Development
7 10 (45.45%) MVC
7 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
8 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (27.27%) TDD
10 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
11 3 (13.64%) OO
11 3 (13.64%) Web Services
11 3 (13.64%) NUnit
11 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
11 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
11 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
11 3 (13.64%) WCF
11 3 (13.64%) Degree
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (13.64%) MSTest
11 3 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (13.64%) Moq
11 3 (13.64%) Spring.NET
11 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) MSTest
2 3 (13.64%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (13.64%) Moq
2 3 (13.64%) NUnit
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 14 (63.64%) .NET Developer
3 10 (45.45%) VB.NET Developer
4 9 (40.91%) Agile .NET Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 9 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Spring.NET
4 3 (13.64%) Castle Windsor
4 3 (13.64%) Ninject
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (13.64%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (13.64%) WCF
4 3 (13.64%) Web Services
5 2 (9.09%) Ajax
5 2 (9.09%) .NET Framework
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) LINQ
5 2 (9.09%) CSS
5 2 (9.09%) Entity Framework
5 2 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
1 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
1 3 (13.64%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (13.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Android Development
3 10 (45.45%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
6 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 2 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
7 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 16 (72.73%) SQL
3 15 (68.18%) VB.NET
4 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree