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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 16 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 13 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 2.17% 11.02% 15.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 12.75% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 25
Average salary - £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
64 102 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 69.57% 86.44% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 51 77 127
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) ISEB
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) B2C
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Retail
5 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
6 4 (20.00%) C#
6 4 (20.00%) .NET
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
6 4 (20.00%) Finance
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) VB
7 3 (15.00%) Windows
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (15.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) VB6
7 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 4 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Product Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Web Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Web Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Website Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Content Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Product Owner
6 1 (5.00%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) Velocity
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (10.00%) IVR
3 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 5 (25.00%) User Stories
5 5 (25.00%) B2C
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) MVC
7 3 (15.00%) Validation
7 3 (15.00%) UML
7 3 (15.00%) Knowledge Management
7 3 (15.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Integration Testing
7 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (15.00%) Requirements Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) VB
4 3 (15.00%) VB6
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) ISEB
2 6 (30.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft