The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 40 48 46
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 33 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 5.67% 1.98% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 2.55% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 13
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 274 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 77.15% 77.62% 82.79%
Number of salaries quoted 332 228 192
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
Hertfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Watford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 36 (67.92%) TDD
2 29 (54.72%) C#
2 29 (54.72%) .NET
3 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (43.40%) HTML
4 23 (43.40%) MVC
5 22 (41.51%) Java
6 21 (39.62%) Web Services
7 20 (37.74%) CSS
7 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
7 20 (37.74%) Finance
8 19 (35.85%) jQuery
9 18 (33.96%) OO
10 17 (32.08%) SQL
10 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
11 16 (30.19%) RESTful
12 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
13 12 (22.64%) Spring
13 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
14 11 (20.75%) WCF
14 11 (20.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 11 (20.75%) OOP
15 10 (18.87%) Windows
15 10 (18.87%) XHTML
15 10 (18.87%) Maven
15 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (18.87%) JAX-RS
16 9 (16.98%) HTML5
16 9 (16.98%) SaaS
16 9 (16.98%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (15.09%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.89%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Temenos T24
1 2 (3.77%) Finacle
2 1 (1.89%) FLEXCUBE
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.08%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.77%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (3.77%) MySQL
4 2 (3.77%) DTS
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.89%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (18.87%) Maven
3 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (9.43%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.55%) PhoneGap
5 3 (5.66%) Selenium
5 3 (5.66%) JUnit
6 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.89%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.89%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.89%) LoadUI
6 1 (1.89%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.89%) JMeter
6 1 (1.89%) Subversion
6 1 (1.89%) NUnit
6 1 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Marketing
3 6 (11.32%) Retail
4 5 (9.43%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Java Developer
4 9 (16.98%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.55%) C# Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Web Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Photoshop Designer
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
6 3 (5.66%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) .NET
2 27 (50.94%) ASP.NET
3 23 (43.40%) HTML
4 21 (39.62%) Web Services
5 20 (37.74%) CSS
6 19 (35.85%) jQuery
7 16 (30.19%) RESTful
8 14 (26.42%) .NET Framework
9 12 (22.64%) Spring
10 11 (20.75%) WCF
10 11 (20.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 10 (18.87%) XHTML
11 10 (18.87%) JAX-RS
12 9 (16.98%) HTML5
13 8 (15.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (13.21%) XML
15 6 (11.32%) REST
15 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (9.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) W3C
1 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
2 1 (1.89%) Equities
2 1 (1.89%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.89%) SUSE
4 1 (1.89%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) TDD
2 23 (43.40%) MVC
3 18 (33.96%) OO
4 11 (20.75%) OOP
5 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (16.98%) Web Development
6 9 (16.98%) OOD
7 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (11.32%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.32%) Kanban
8 6 (11.32%) Web Application Development
8 6 (11.32%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.32%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) Content Management
9 4 (7.55%) Web Design
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
10 3 (5.66%) Android Development
10 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (5.66%) Test Scripting
10 3 (5.66%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) C#
2 22 (41.51%) Java
3 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 17 (32.08%) SQL
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.77%) VB
7 2 (3.77%) VBA
7 2 (3.77%) VB6
8 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.89%) C
8 1 (1.89%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (11.32%) MCP
2 6 (11.32%) MCAD
2 6 (11.32%) MCSD
2 6 (11.32%) MCTS
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) WCAG
2 3 (5.66%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Demandware
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) Twitter
5 1 (1.89%) JBoss
5 1 (1.89%) Apple
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Macromedia
5 1 (1.89%) Temenos
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