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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 39 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 33 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 4.22% 5.58% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.51% 7.22% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
399 457 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.58% 77.33% 79.66%
Number of salaries quoted 303 336 235
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) Java
3 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
4 17 (50.00%) TDD
5 16 (47.06%) .NET
6 14 (41.18%) CSS
7 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
7 13 (38.24%) C#
8 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 11 (32.35%) XML
9 11 (32.35%) Ajax
9 11 (32.35%) Java EE
9 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
9 11 (32.35%) jQuery
9 11 (32.35%) Demandware
10 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (23.53%) MVC
11 7 (20.59%) Project Management
11 7 (20.59%) Kanban
12 6 (17.65%) Web Development
12 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
12 6 (17.65%) Magento
12 6 (17.65%) hybris
12 6 (17.65%) CyberSource
12 6 (17.65%) Ogone
12 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
12 6 (17.65%) Windows
12 6 (17.65%) RUP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (17.65%) CMS
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Project
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Magento
2 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.65%) DB2
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
4 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) NUnit
1 5 (14.71%) MSTest
1 5 (14.71%) Rhino Mocks
1 5 (14.71%) Moq
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) JBehave
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Development Manager
4 6 (17.65%) Magento Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Applications Development Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Applications Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Application Development Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
9 1 (2.94%) QA Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Technical Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (52.94%) HTML
2 16 (47.06%) .NET
3 14 (41.18%) CSS
4 12 (35.29%) ASP.NET
5 11 (32.35%) XML
5 11 (32.35%) Ajax
5 11 (32.35%) Java EE
5 11 (32.35%) jQuery
6 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (17.65%) DHTML
8 5 (14.71%) Castle Windsor
8 5 (14.71%) Ninject
8 5 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (14.71%) Unity DI Container
8 5 (14.71%) Spring.NET
8 5 (14.71%) WinForms
8 5 (14.71%) WCF
8 5 (14.71%) WPF
9 4 (11.76%) J2EE
10 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (50.00%) TDD
3 11 (32.35%) E-Commerce
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) Project Management
5 7 (20.59%) Kanban
6 6 (17.65%) Process Management
6 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (17.65%) Web Development
6 6 (17.65%) Multithreading
6 6 (17.65%) PRINCE2
6 6 (17.65%) RUP
7 5 (14.71%) CRM
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (14.71%) MVVM
7 5 (14.71%) Web Application Development
8 4 (11.76%) Change Control
8 4 (11.76%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) JavaScript
2 18 (52.94%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) C#
4 6 (17.65%) PHP
5 3 (8.82%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) Demandware
3 6 (17.65%) CyberSource
3 6 (17.65%) Ogone
3 6 (17.65%) ATG
3 6 (17.65%) hybris
4 4 (11.76%) Oracle
5 2 (5.88%) Thunderhead
Watford, Hertfordshire
SPS Resourcing
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent Bonus & Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Sogeti
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago