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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 49 44
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 34 27 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 7.00% 4.41% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.99% 5.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 0
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
378 511 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.78% 83.50% 81.12%
Number of salaries quoted 263 383 186
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 2 June 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
3 27 (57.45%) .NET
4 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
5 23 (48.94%) C#
5 23 (48.94%) HTML
5 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
6 22 (46.81%) TDD
7 19 (40.43%) MVC
7 19 (40.43%) CSS
7 19 (40.43%) Java
7 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
9 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
10 13 (27.66%) Kanban
10 13 (27.66%) Java EE
11 11 (23.40%) WCF
11 11 (23.40%) WPF
11 11 (23.40%) jQuery
11 11 (23.40%) Ajax
11 11 (23.40%) WinForms
11 11 (23.40%) NUnit
11 11 (23.40%) Windows
11 11 (23.40%) XML
11 11 (23.40%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (23.40%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (23.40%) MSTest
11 11 (23.40%) Spring.NET
11 11 (23.40%) MVVM

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 6 (12.77%) WebLogic
1 6 (12.77%) CMS
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Oracle Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Magento
2 4 (8.51%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (61.70%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.77%) DB2
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.40%) NUnit
1 11 (23.40%) MSTest
1 11 (23.40%) Rhino Mocks
1 11 (23.40%) Moq
2 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (68.09%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (17.02%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Applications Development Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Applications Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Magento Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Application Development Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Java Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.38%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.13%) Agile Coach
9 1 (2.13%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (57.45%) .NET
2 23 (48.94%) HTML
2 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
3 19 (40.43%) CSS
3 19 (40.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (27.66%) Java EE
5 11 (23.40%) WCF
5 11 (23.40%) WPF
5 11 (23.40%) jQuery
5 11 (23.40%) Ajax
5 11 (23.40%) WinForms
5 11 (23.40%) XML
5 11 (23.40%) Spring.NET
5 11 (23.40%) Razor View Engine
5 11 (23.40%) Castle Windsor
5 11 (23.40%) Ninject
5 11 (23.40%) Unity DI Container
6 8 (17.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (12.77%) J2EE
7 6 (12.77%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) TDD
3 19 (40.43%) MVC
4 14 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
5 13 (27.66%) Kanban
6 11 (23.40%) Dependency Injection
6 11 (23.40%) MVVM
6 11 (23.40%) Web Application Development
7 10 (21.28%) RUP
8 8 (17.02%) Multithreading
8 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Architecture
8 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 7 (14.89%) Project Management
10 6 (12.77%) Web Development
10 6 (12.77%) SDLC
11 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.64%) Coaching
12 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) C#
3 19 (40.43%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) PHP
5 3 (6.38%) SQL
6 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Demandware
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) ATG
3 6 (12.77%) CyberSource
3 6 (12.77%) Ogone
3 6 (12.77%) hybris
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