The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 71 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 4 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.02% 1.25% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.59% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 15
Average salary £32,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.81% +37.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £55,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
500 252 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.32% 78.75% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 349 184 180
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Watford region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Watford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Watford region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 23 (62.16%) C#
2 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 23 (62.16%) TDD
3 22 (59.46%) jQuery
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
4 16 (43.24%) SQL
4 16 (43.24%) MVC
5 14 (37.84%) OO
6 13 (35.14%) Web Services
6 13 (35.14%) WCF
6 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
7 12 (32.43%) XHTML
7 12 (32.43%) Java
8 10 (27.03%) CMS
8 10 (27.03%) Degree
8 10 (27.03%) HTML5
8 10 (27.03%) Web Development
9 9 (24.32%) Marketing
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 9 (24.32%) Windows
10 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
10 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.22%) XML
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (27.03%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
1 5 (13.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
2 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.70%) 3ds Max
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Broadband
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (35.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 4 (10.81%) PhoneGap
4 3 (8.11%) Selenium
5 2 (5.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (2.70%) NUnit
6 1 (2.70%) Subversion
6 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.70%) FogBugz
6 1 (2.70%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 23 (62.16%) Finance
2 9 (24.32%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 3 (8.11%) Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.41%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 11 (29.73%) Web Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Web Designer
3 5 (13.51%) Designer
4 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Photoshop Designer
5 3 (8.11%) Android Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Tester
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) HTML
2 23 (62.16%) .NET
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 22 (59.46%) CSS
3 22 (59.46%) jQuery
4 13 (35.14%) WCF
4 13 (35.14%) .NET Framework
4 13 (35.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 13 (35.14%) Web Services
5 12 (32.43%) XHTML
6 10 (27.03%) HTML5
7 6 (16.22%) CSS3
7 6 (16.22%) XML
8 5 (13.51%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (10.81%) Android SDK
9 4 (10.81%) REST
9 4 (10.81%) JSP
9 4 (10.81%) Servlets
9 4 (10.81%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) W3C
1 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.70%) Equities
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Android
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.70%) UNIX
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
5 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.70%) SUSE
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (62.16%) TDD
2 16 (43.24%) MVC
3 14 (37.84%) OO
4 10 (27.03%) Web Development
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (18.92%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Web Design
7 4 (10.81%) Content Management
8 3 (8.11%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.11%) OOP
8 3 (8.11%) OOD
8 3 (8.11%) Software Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (8.11%) Android Development
9 2 (5.41%) Test Scripting
9 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.70%) Build Automation
10 1 (2.70%) MVVM
10 1 (2.70%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 23 (62.16%) C#
1 23 (62.16%) JavaScript
2 16 (43.24%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
5 1 (2.70%) C
5 1 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.41%) ISEB
2 2 (5.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) WCAG
2 3 (8.11%) QA
3 1 (2.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.22%) Demandware
3 5 (13.51%) Twitter
4 4 (10.81%) CyberSource
4 4 (10.81%) DataCash
4 4 (10.81%) Ogone
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Macromedia
5 1 (2.70%) HP
5 1 (2.70%) Apple
5 1 (2.70%) CollabNet