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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 63 26 51
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 29 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.62% 7.82% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 10.00% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 29 13
Average salary £63,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.21% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
497 290 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 80.55% 78.17% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 360 216 272
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 17 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) .NET
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 3 (27.27%) Java
5 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 3 (27.27%) Process Management
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) C#
6 2 (18.18%) DHTML
6 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 2 (18.18%) DB2
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) XML
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) CRM
6 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
6 2 (18.18%) PMI
6 2 (18.18%) PMP
6 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
6 2 (18.18%) Service Management
6 2 (18.18%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) ATG
6 2 (18.18%) CMS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (18.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JBehave
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Magento Developer
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Ajax
3 2 (18.18%) Java EE
3 2 (18.18%) DHTML
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
4 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) Process Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Resource Management
4 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Java
3 2 (18.18%) C#
3 2 (18.18%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PMP
1 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) BS25999
2 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) ATG
2 2 (18.18%) Thunderhead
2 2 (18.18%) hybris
2 2 (18.18%) Demandware
2 2 (18.18%) CyberSource
2 2 (18.18%) Ogone
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