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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 8 26 63
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +37
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 84 33 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 16.15% 6.29% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.22% 7.91% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 81 24 4
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -2.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £55,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,250 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
461 417 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 88.65% 79.43% 88.68%
Number of salaries quoted 375 364 331
Median salary £54,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
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 23 January 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 159 (99.38%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (60.00%) Finance
3 75 (46.88%) Java
4 40 (25.00%) Selenium
5 37 (23.13%) WebDriver
6 32 (20.00%) Spring
7 30 (18.75%) QA
7 30 (18.75%) Kanban
8 29 (18.13%) JavaScript
9 28 (17.50%) C#
9 28 (17.50%) SQL
9 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
10 27 (16.88%) jQuery
10 27 (16.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 26 (16.25%) RESTful
12 25 (15.63%) Unix
12 25 (15.63%) Python
13 24 (15.00%) HP UFT
13 24 (15.00%) Functional Testing
14 23 (14.38%) Cucumber
14 23 (14.38%) OO
15 22 (13.75%) Node.js
15 22 (13.75%) Automation Testing
15 22 (13.75%) gulp
15 22 (13.75%) ES6
16 21 (13.13%) Web Services
17 20 (12.50%) Linux
17 20 (12.50%) JBehave
18 19 (11.88%) Project Management
18 19 (11.88%) Hibernate

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 16 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (3.75%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.63%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.00%) Internet
2 5 (3.13%) FTP
2 5 (3.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.75%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 40 (25.00%) Selenium
2 37 (23.13%) WebDriver
3 24 (15.00%) HP UFT
4 23 (14.38%) Cucumber
5 22 (13.75%) gulp
6 20 (12.50%) JBehave
7 19 (11.88%) Maven
8 16 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
9 11 (6.88%) Git (software)
10 10 (6.25%) JUnit
11 8 (5.00%) JIRA
12 6 (3.75%) Bitbucket
13 5 (3.13%) SoapUI
14 4 (2.50%) Jenkins
14 4 (2.50%) Moq
14 4 (2.50%) MSTest
14 4 (2.50%) NUnit
14 4 (2.50%) Rhino Mocks
15 2 (1.25%) Sonatype Nexus
16 1 (0.63%) Zephyr
General
1 96 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (1.25%) Banking
3 2 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (30.63%) Developer
2 39 (24.38%) Analyst
3 31 (19.38%) Project Manager
4 29 (18.13%) Java Developer
5 28 (17.50%) Test Analyst
6 27 (16.88%) Senior Manager
6 27 (16.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 23 (14.38%) JavaScript Developer
8 20 (12.50%) Agile Project Manager
9 18 (11.25%) Agile Developer
9 18 (11.25%) Agile Java Developer
10 15 (9.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (8.75%) QA Analyst
11 14 (8.75%) QA Test Analyst
11 14 (8.75%) Senior Agile Developer
11 14 (8.75%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 14 (8.75%) Senior Developer
11 14 (8.75%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (6.88%) Business Analyst
13 10 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (20.00%) Spring
2 27 (16.88%) jQuery
2 27 (16.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 26 (16.25%) RESTful
4 22 (13.75%) Node.js
5 21 (13.13%) Web Services
6 19 (11.88%) Hibernate
7 16 (10.00%) CodeMirror
7 16 (10.00%) D3.js
7 16 (10.00%) HTML
7 16 (10.00%) HTML5
8 12 (7.50%) Struts
9 11 (6.88%) AngularJS
9 11 (6.88%) JAX-RS
9 11 (6.88%) lodash
9 11 (6.88%) REST
10 8 (5.00%) Gherkin
11 7 (4.38%) Java EE
12 6 (3.75%) Backbone.js
12 6 (3.75%) React
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.50%) Data Integration
3 4 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.50%) RIA
4 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (15.63%) Unix
2 20 (12.50%) Linux
3 4 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (99.38%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (18.75%) Kanban
3 28 (17.50%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.00%) Functional Testing
5 23 (14.38%) OO
6 22 (13.75%) Automation Testing
7 19 (11.88%) Project Management
7 19 (11.88%) TDD
8 18 (11.25%) OOP
9 16 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 14 (8.75%) BDD
11 13 (8.13%) Manual Testing
11 13 (8.13%) SDLC
11 13 (8.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (8.13%) Test Automation
11 13 (8.13%) Test Scripting
12 12 (7.50%) Automated Testing
12 12 (7.50%) Line Management
12 12 (7.50%) Multithreading
12 12 (7.50%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (46.88%) Java
2 29 (18.13%) JavaScript
3 28 (17.50%) C#
3 28 (17.50%) SQL
4 25 (15.63%) Python
5 22 (13.75%) ES6
6 14 (8.75%) Ruby
7 6 (3.75%) C++
7 6 (3.75%) PL/SQL
7 6 (3.75%) Scala
8 5 (3.13%) ABAP
8 5 (3.13%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.63%) Groovy
9 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (9.38%) APMG
2 2 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.75%) QA
2 6 (3.75%) SDET
Systems Management
1 2 (1.25%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (1.25%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (6.25%) Oracle
2 6 (3.75%) Atlassian
3 5 (3.13%) HP
3 5 (3.13%) SAP
4 3 (1.88%) IBM
5 1 (0.63%) Cisco
5 1 (0.63%) Microsoft
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