The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 31 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 29 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.16% 2.70% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.46% 3.13% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £46,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.91% +2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 447 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.89% 86.29% 79.35%
Number of salaries quoted 393 319 244
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (56.25%) SQL
3 19 (39.58%) C#
4 18 (37.50%) Project Management
5 17 (35.42%) .NET
6 16 (33.33%) Java
6 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (29.17%) HTML
7 14 (29.17%) PL/SQL
7 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
8 13 (27.08%) Finance
9 12 (25.00%) Unix
9 12 (25.00%) HP
10 11 (22.92%) HP UFT
10 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
10 11 (22.92%) Oracle
10 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
10 11 (22.92%) QA
10 11 (22.92%) Functional Testing
11 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 10 (20.83%) Cucumber
11 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
11 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
11 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
12 9 (18.75%) QualityStage
12 9 (18.75%) Process Management
12 9 (18.75%) Linux
12 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
12 9 (18.75%) CRM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 6 (12.50%) MS Project
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) PuTTY
1 2 (4.17%) SSH
1 2 (4.17%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle Database
3 9 (18.75%) QualityStage
4 3 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) HP UFT
2 10 (20.83%) Cucumber
3 7 (14.58%) Selenium
4 6 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (10.42%) Git (software)
6 4 (8.33%) JIRA
7 2 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.17%) Maven
7 2 (4.17%) SoapUI
7 2 (4.17%) Subversion
7 2 (4.17%) Toad
8 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
8 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
8 1 (2.08%) jMock
General
1 13 (27.08%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.17%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 10 (20.83%) Development Manager
3 10 (20.83%) Test Analyst
4 9 (18.75%) Operations Manager
5 8 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Software Manager
7 4 (8.33%) .NET Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Leader
8 3 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) .NET
2 14 (29.17%) HTML
3 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET
4 5 (10.42%) XML
5 4 (8.33%) Spring
6 3 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 3 (6.25%) jQuery
6 3 (6.25%) RESTful
6 3 (6.25%) Web Services
7 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (4.17%) Catalyst
7 2 (4.17%) CGI
7 2 (4.17%) JPA
7 2 (4.17%) WCF
8 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.08%) CSS
8 1 (2.08%) J2EE
8 1 (2.08%) JAX-RS
8 1 (2.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 5 (10.42%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Blog
4 1 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Unix
2 9 (18.75%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (81.25%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (37.50%) Project Management
3 11 (22.92%) E-Commerce
3 11 (22.92%) Functional Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (20.83%) Data Modelling
4 10 (20.83%) Regression Testing
5 9 (18.75%) CRM
5 9 (18.75%) Presales
5 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 9 (18.75%) Process Management
6 7 (14.58%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.58%) Test Management
7 6 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 6 (12.50%) OO
7 6 (12.50%) OOP
7 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Workflow
8 5 (10.42%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 27 (56.25%) SQL
2 19 (39.58%) C#
3 16 (33.33%) Java
3 16 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.17%) PL/SQL
5 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (6.25%) Perl
7 2 (4.17%) C++
7 2 (4.17%) Python
7 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.08%) Erlang
8 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) ISEB
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.92%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) ISO 8583
2 2 (4.17%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.00%) HP
3 11 (22.92%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) IBM
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