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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 8 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 23 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 20.91% 5.24% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.82% 9.35% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 1
Average salary £32,500 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.03% -4.37%
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
68 107 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 61.82% 56.02% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 67 84 82
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (87.10%) .NET
3 24 (77.42%) C#
4 22 (70.97%) MVC
5 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
5 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
6 16 (51.61%) Kanban
7 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (45.16%) TDD
9 13 (41.94%) Windows
9 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 12 (38.71%) Unity DI Container
10 12 (38.71%) MVVM
10 12 (38.71%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (38.71%) Moq
10 12 (38.71%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (38.71%) Ninject
10 12 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
10 12 (38.71%) Web Application Development
10 12 (38.71%) WinForms
10 12 (38.71%) NUnit
10 12 (38.71%) Retail
10 12 (38.71%) WCF
10 12 (38.71%) WPF
10 12 (38.71%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (38.71%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (38.71%) MSTest
10 12 (38.71%) Spring.NET
10 12 (38.71%) Tandem
10 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (61.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (38.71%) Moq
1 12 (38.71%) NUnit
1 12 (38.71%) MSTest
2 10 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (9.68%) Selenium
3 3 (9.68%) WebDriver
3 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 2 (6.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (38.71%) Retail
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Agile .NET Developer
4 5 (16.13%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.68%) Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) UI/UX Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Designer
7 2 (6.45%) UX Designer
7 2 (6.45%) UI Designer
7 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) .NET
2 19 (61.29%) ASP.NET
3 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 12 (38.71%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (38.71%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (38.71%) Ninject
5 12 (38.71%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (38.71%) WinForms
5 12 (38.71%) WCF
5 12 (38.71%) WPF
5 12 (38.71%) Spring.NET
6 5 (16.13%) jQuery
7 2 (6.45%) Sass
7 2 (6.45%) LESS
7 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.45%) HTML
7 2 (6.45%) CSS
7 2 (6.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Inversion of Control
1 12 (38.71%) Tandem
2 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) User Experience
3 2 (6.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Android
3 2 (6.45%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (70.97%) MVC
3 16 (51.61%) Kanban
4 14 (45.16%) TDD
5 12 (38.71%) MVVM
5 12 (38.71%) Web Application Development
5 12 (38.71%) Dependency Injection
5 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (29.03%) Android Development
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) OO
9 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.23%) OOD
9 1 (3.23%) Web Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) VB.NET
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft