The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 11 30 59
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +29
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 76 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 14.34% 5.54% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.38% 6.86% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71 28 6
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
464 481 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 87.55% 80.70% 87.21%
Number of salaries quoted 368 419 323
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of job ads across the Watford region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 178 (99.44%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (58.10%) Finance
3 86 (48.04%) Java
4 44 (24.58%) WebDriver
5 43 (24.02%) Selenium
6 40 (22.35%) QA
7 38 (21.23%) Spring
8 35 (19.55%) C#
8 35 (19.55%) Kanban
9 34 (18.99%) Cucumber
10 32 (17.88%) JavaScript
11 29 (16.20%) TDD
11 29 (16.20%) RESTful
11 29 (16.20%) jQuery
12 28 (15.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (15.64%) Automation Testing
12 28 (15.64%) Software Engineering
13 27 (15.08%) SQL
14 26 (14.53%) Unix
14 26 (14.53%) HP UFT
14 26 (14.53%) Functional Testing
14 26 (14.53%) JBehave
15 25 (13.97%) OO
16 24 (13.41%) Python
16 24 (13.41%) Hibernate
16 24 (13.41%) Maven
16 24 (13.41%) Node.js
16 24 (13.41%) BDD
16 24 (13.41%) Test Automation
16 24 (13.41%) gulp

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (12.29%) Tomcat
2 11 (6.15%) Confluence
3 3 (1.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (2.23%) MS Project
2 3 (1.68%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (2.23%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.15%) SaaS
2 2 (1.12%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.91%) Internet
2 4 (2.23%) FTP
2 4 (2.23%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.35%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 44 (24.58%) WebDriver
2 43 (24.02%) Selenium
3 34 (18.99%) Cucumber
4 26 (14.53%) HP UFT
4 26 (14.53%) JBehave
5 24 (13.41%) gulp
5 24 (13.41%) Maven
6 20 (11.17%) Karma Test Runner
7 14 (7.82%) Git (software)
8 13 (7.26%) JIRA
8 13 (7.26%) JUnit
9 10 (5.59%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.23%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.23%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.23%) Moq
10 4 (2.23%) MSTest
10 4 (2.23%) NUnit
10 4 (2.23%) Rhino Mocks
11 3 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 104 (58.10%) Finance
2 8 (4.47%) Marketing
3 6 (3.35%) Retail
4 3 (1.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Advertising
5 1 (0.56%) Games
5 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (31.84%) Analyst
2 56 (31.28%) Developer
3 36 (20.11%) Java Developer
4 33 (18.44%) Test Analyst
5 30 (16.76%) Project Manager
6 28 (15.64%) Senior Manager
6 28 (15.64%) Senior Project Manager
7 21 (11.73%) Agile Developer
7 21 (11.73%) Agile Java Developer
7 21 (11.73%) JavaScript Developer
8 18 (10.06%) Business Analyst
9 17 (9.50%) Agile Project Manager
10 16 (8.94%) Senior Analyst
11 15 (8.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 14 (7.82%) QA Analyst
12 14 (7.82%) QA Test Analyst
12 14 (7.82%) Senior Agile Developer
12 14 (7.82%) Senior Developer
12 14 (7.82%) Senior Java Developer
12 14 (7.82%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (21.23%) Spring
2 29 (16.20%) jQuery
2 29 (16.20%) RESTful
3 28 (15.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 24 (13.41%) Hibernate
4 24 (13.41%) Node.js
5 20 (11.17%) CodeMirror
5 20 (11.17%) D3.js
6 19 (10.61%) HTML
6 19 (10.61%) Web Services
7 18 (10.06%) Gherkin
8 16 (8.94%) HTML5
9 12 (6.70%) AngularJS
9 12 (6.70%) JAX-RS
9 12 (6.70%) lodash
9 12 (6.70%) Struts
10 11 (6.15%) .NET
11 9 (5.03%) .NET Framework
11 9 (5.03%) REST
12 7 (3.91%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.68%) RIA
4 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.53%) Unix
2 21 (11.73%) Linux
3 4 (2.23%) Windows
4 1 (0.56%) Android
4 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (99.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (19.55%) Kanban
3 29 (16.20%) TDD
4 28 (15.64%) Automation Testing
4 28 (15.64%) Software Engineering
5 26 (14.53%) Functional Testing
6 25 (13.97%) OO
7 24 (13.41%) BDD
7 24 (13.41%) Test Automation
8 21 (11.73%) Test Scripting
9 19 (10.61%) Waterfall
10 17 (9.50%) Automated Testing
10 17 (9.50%) Manual Testing
10 17 (9.50%) OOP
11 16 (8.94%) Project Management
11 16 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (8.38%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (8.38%) Project Planning
12 15 (8.38%) Regression Testing
12 15 (8.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 86 (48.04%) Java
2 35 (19.55%) C#
3 32 (17.88%) JavaScript
4 27 (15.08%) SQL
5 24 (13.41%) ES6
5 24 (13.41%) Python
6 12 (6.70%) Ruby
7 7 (3.91%) Shell Script
8 6 (3.35%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.23%) ABAP
9 4 (2.23%) C++
9 4 (2.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.56%) VB
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (6.70%) APMG
2 2 (1.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.35%) QA
2 10 (5.59%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (1.12%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (8.94%) Oracle
2 13 (7.26%) Atlassian
3 5 (2.79%) HP
3 5 (2.79%) IBM
4 4 (2.23%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.23%) Retek
4 4 (2.23%) SAP
5 2 (1.12%) Google
5 2 (1.12%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.12%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.12%) WSO2
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
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