The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 8 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.78% 9.76% 13.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.89% 14.55% 15.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 31
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 Welwyn Garden City region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
107 55 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 80.45% 67.07% 89.19%
Number of salaries quoted 75 44 179
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Scrum
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Welwyn Garden City region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 15 (75.00%) SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
6 10 (50.00%) Windows
7 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
7 8 (40.00%) VMware
7 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
7 8 (40.00%) Degree
7 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (35.00%) TDD
8 7 (35.00%) User Stories
9 6 (30.00%) EFT
9 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
9 6 (30.00%) WSDL
9 6 (30.00%) Back Office
9 6 (30.00%) ISO 8583
9 6 (30.00%) Python
9 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (30.00%) OO
9 6 (30.00%) JAXB
9 6 (30.00%) OOD
9 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
9 6 (30.00%) .NET
9 6 (30.00%) HTML
9 6 (30.00%) Java
9 6 (30.00%) JUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (30.00%) Back Office
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (15.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Server Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) SQL DBA
6 2 (10.00%) DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior SQL DBA
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) JDBC
1 6 (30.00%) SOAP
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
1 6 (30.00%) XML
1 6 (30.00%) XSD
1 6 (30.00%) WSDL
1 6 (30.00%) JAXB
1 6 (30.00%) JAX-WS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) MFC
2 1 (5.00%) ATL
2 1 (5.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (30.00%) EFT
3 5 (25.00%) Replication
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.00%) IVR
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (35.00%) User Stories
4 6 (30.00%) OO
4 6 (30.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (30.00%) Business Development
4 6 (30.00%) OOD
5 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 5 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Line Management
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) VC++
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Degree
2 5 (25.00%) ISEB
3 4 (20.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) ISO 8583
2 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware