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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 58 78 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 3.81% 0.51% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 0.58% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 2
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -45.45%
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
470 513 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 85.30% 87.69% 79.75%
Number of salaries quoted 355 362 192
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,200 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) .NET
3 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
4 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
4 25 (52.08%) C#
5 22 (45.83%) MVC
5 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
5 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
7 18 (37.50%) TDD
8 15 (31.25%) HTML
8 15 (31.25%) Java
8 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (29.17%) Kanban
9 14 (29.17%) Finance
10 12 (25.00%) WinForms
10 12 (25.00%) NUnit
10 12 (25.00%) WCF
10 12 (25.00%) WPF
10 12 (25.00%) CSS
10 12 (25.00%) Windows
10 12 (25.00%) Spring.NET
10 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
10 12 (25.00%) MSTest
10 12 (25.00%) MVVM
10 12 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (25.00%) Moq
10 12 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
10 12 (25.00%) Ninject

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) MS Project
2 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (14.58%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (8.33%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MSTest
1 12 (25.00%) Rhino Mocks
1 12 (25.00%) Moq
1 12 (25.00%) NUnit
2 3 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.25%) HP UFT
2 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (62.50%) Developer
2 24 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior .NET Developer
3 10 (20.83%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Development Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Application Development Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Applications Development Manager
5 6 (12.50%) Applications Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) MI Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Agile Coach
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (62.50%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
3 22 (45.83%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (31.25%) HTML
5 12 (25.00%) WCF
5 12 (25.00%) WPF
5 12 (25.00%) CSS
5 12 (25.00%) WinForms
5 12 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
5 12 (25.00%) Ninject
5 12 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
5 12 (25.00%) Unity DI Container
5 12 (25.00%) Spring.NET
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (12.50%) J2EE
7 6 (12.50%) Java EE
8 4 (8.33%) Ajax
8 4 (8.33%) jQuery
8 4 (8.33%) XML
9 2 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (45.83%) MVC
3 18 (37.50%) TDD
4 15 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (29.17%) Kanban
6 12 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (25.00%) MVVM
6 12 (25.00%) Web Application Development
7 10 (20.83%) RUP
8 8 (16.67%) PRINCE2
8 8 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 8 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.50%) Project Management
10 6 (12.50%) SDLC
11 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
11 5 (10.42%) Coaching
11 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
11 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) C#
2 19 (39.58%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.25%) Java
4 8 (16.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.17%) VB
6 2 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 4 (8.33%) Demandware
4 3 (6.25%) HP
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