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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 9 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.78% 10.34% 21.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 13.04% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 41
Average salary £42,500 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
80 69 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 74.07% 79.31% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 144
Average salary £51,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) ISEB
4 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (40.00%) Retail
5 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Validation
5 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 2 (20.00%) UML
6 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MFC
1 1 (10.00%) ATL
1 1 (10.00%) COM+
1 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (30.00%) Validation
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (20.00%) UML
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (10.00%) VC++
3 1 (10.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago