Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 19 30
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 376 473 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 7.73% 10.37% 7.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.03% 11.67% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 347 478 319
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £33,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,165 4,053 4,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 85.63% 88.84% 86.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,518 3,345 3,550
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,925 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £70,025
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,344 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.27% +0.76% +1.12%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford -8 103 £50,000 -16.67% 6
St Albans +16 51 £48,500 +7.78% 8
Hemel Hempstead +12 39 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Letchworth -1 29 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Hatfield -20 22 £60,000 +26.32% 4
Hertford +4 19 £70,000 +115.38% 2
Stevenage -14 18 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Rickmansworth -10 16 £62,500 -3.85% 3
Borehamwood - 12 £42,500 -
Welwyn Garden City -31 8 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Hoddesdon +9 6 £30,000 - 2
Bishop's Stortford -10 5 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Royston -6 1 £40,000 -5.88%
Radlett - 1 £42,500 -
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 375 (99.73%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (47.34%) .NET
3 174 (46.28%) TDD
4 173 (46.01%) C#
5 155 (41.22%) JavaScript
6 140 (37.23%) Java
7 135 (35.90%) HTML
8 131 (34.84%) ASP.NET
9 120 (31.91%) AngularJS
10 119 (31.65%) MVC
11 103 (27.39%) Finance
11 103 (27.39%) SQL
12 96 (25.53%) CSS
13 80 (21.28%) SQL Server
14 78 (20.74%) BDD
15 75 (19.95%) ASP.NET MVC
16 69 (18.35%) Web Services
17 67 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
18 63 (16.76%) JIRA
19 62 (16.49%) Software Engineering
20 58 (15.43%) QA
21 56 (14.89%) OO
22 55 (14.63%) Web Application Development
23 54 (14.36%) XML
23 54 (14.36%) Microsoft
24 53 (14.10%) HTML5
25 51 (13.56%) jQuery
25 51 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
26 47 (12.50%) .NET Framework
26 47 (12.50%) Test Automation

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 42 (11.17%) Confluence
2 16 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 12 (3.19%) OpenStack
4 11 (2.93%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 9 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
7 8 (2.13%) JBoss
8 7 (1.86%) CMS
8 7 (1.86%) WebSphere
9 6 (1.60%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.53%) Apache
10 2 (0.53%) IIS
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.60%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (10.90%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (9.84%) SaaS
3 36 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.19%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (3.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 12 (3.19%) Google App Engine
4 12 (3.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.19%) Google Compute Engine
5 2 (0.53%) Office 365
6 1 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.27%) PaaS
6 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.32%) VPN
2 12 (3.19%) TCP/IP
3 9 (2.39%) SSL
4 7 (1.86%) Internet
5 5 (1.33%) Broadband
5 5 (1.33%) Hyperconnected
6 4 (1.06%) 3GPP
6 4 (1.06%) 5G
6 4 (1.06%) LTE
6 4 (1.06%) OFDM
6 4 (1.06%) WCDMA
6 4 (1.06%) WiMAX
6 4 (1.06%) Wireless
7 2 (0.53%) HTTP
8 1 (0.27%) LAN
8 1 (0.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 17 (4.52%) MongoDB
3 17 (4.52%) RavenDB
4 14 (3.72%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (3.19%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (2.66%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (2.39%) Oracle Database 12c
8 8 (2.13%) Relational Database
8 8 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.86%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.86%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.86%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.60%) DataStax
11 5 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.06%) MySQL
12 4 (1.06%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 2 (0.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 63 (16.76%) JIRA
2 36 (9.57%) Jenkins
3 29 (7.71%) Git (software)
4 28 (7.45%) WebDriver
5 23 (6.12%) Selenium
5 23 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (5.85%) Maven
7 18 (4.79%) JBehave
8 17 (4.52%) Moq
8 17 (4.52%) NUnit
8 17 (4.52%) Visual Studio
9 14 (3.72%) gulp
9 14 (3.72%) JUnit
9 14 (3.72%) Karma Test Runner
10 12 (3.19%) Cucumber
11 10 (2.66%) MSTest
11 10 (2.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (2.13%) Bitbucket
12 8 (2.13%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.86%) ReSharper
General
1 103 (27.39%) Finance
2 30 (7.98%) Marketing
3 16 (4.26%) Advertising
4 15 (3.99%) Retail
4 15 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.93%) Banking
6 9 (2.39%) Legal
7 8 (2.13%) Publishing
8 6 (1.60%) Billing
9 5 (1.33%) Automotive
10 4 (1.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 229 (60.90%) Developer
2 88 (23.40%) .NET Developer
3 50 (13.30%) Java Developer
4 37 (9.84%) C# Developer
4 37 (9.84%) Software Developer
5 28 (7.45%) Scrum Master
6 26 (6.91%) JavaScript Developer
7 22 (5.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 22 (5.85%) Systems Developer
8 21 (5.59%) Team Leader
9 19 (5.05%) Development Team Leader
10 18 (4.79%) CRM Developer
10 18 (4.79%) Project Manager
11 16 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 15 (3.99%) Analyst
12 15 (3.99%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.46%) Java Team Leader
13 13 (3.46%) Platform Engineer
14 12 (3.19%) Agile Project Manager
14 12 (3.19%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (47.34%) .NET
2 135 (35.90%) HTML
3 131 (34.84%) ASP.NET
4 120 (31.91%) AngularJS
5 96 (25.53%) CSS
6 75 (19.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 69 (18.35%) Web Services
8 54 (14.36%) XML
9 53 (14.10%) HTML5
10 51 (13.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (13.56%) jQuery
11 47 (12.50%) .NET Framework
12 36 (9.57%) RESTful
13 35 (9.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 31 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 28 (7.45%) Spring
16 25 (6.65%) EDI
17 21 (5.59%) CSS3
18 20 (5.32%) Node.js
19 19 (5.05%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.91%) Computer Science
2 25 (6.65%) Fintech
3 24 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (5.32%) User Experience
5 17 (4.52%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (2.39%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.86%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.60%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.33%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.33%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.06%) Embedded Systems
10 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.80%) LIMS
12 2 (0.53%) PMI
12 2 (0.53%) RIA
13 1 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.27%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 43 (11.44%) Linux
2 38 (10.11%) Unix
3 37 (9.84%) Windows
4 24 (6.38%) Windows Server
5 14 (3.72%) Ubuntu
6 12 (3.19%) CoreOS
6 12 (3.19%) Debian
7 7 (1.86%) Apple iOS
8 6 (1.60%) Android
9 2 (0.53%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (99.73%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (46.28%) TDD
3 119 (31.65%) MVC
4 78 (20.74%) BDD
5 67 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
6 62 (16.49%) Software Engineering
7 56 (14.89%) OO
8 55 (14.63%) Web Application Development
9 47 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 45 (11.97%) Open Source
11 43 (11.44%) Mentoring
11 43 (11.44%) SDLC
12 41 (10.90%) Unit Testing
13 38 (10.11%) CRM
14 37 (9.84%) Line Management
15 34 (9.04%) SOA
15 34 (9.04%) Web Development
16 28 (7.45%) ERP
16 28 (7.45%) OOP
17 27 (7.18%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 173 (46.01%) C#
2 155 (41.22%) JavaScript
3 140 (37.23%) Java
4 103 (27.39%) SQL
5 39 (10.37%) VB.NET
6 33 (8.78%) PHP
7 32 (8.51%) VBA
8 31 (8.24%) Python
9 19 (5.05%) T-SQL
10 14 (3.72%) ES6
10 14 (3.72%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.93%) VB
11 11 (2.93%) VB6
12 9 (2.39%) Groovy
13 8 (2.13%) Go
13 8 (2.13%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.60%) C++
14 6 (1.60%) Progress 4GL
15 4 (1.06%) C
15 4 (1.06%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 33 (8.78%) Degree
2 14 (3.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) ISEB
5 2 (0.53%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (15.43%) QA
2 3 (0.80%) PMO
3 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (4.26%) Docker
2 12 (3.19%) Ceph
3 3 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 20 (5.32%) Kubernetes
2 12 (3.19%) Puppet
3 7 (1.86%) Grafana
3 7 (1.86%) Prometheus
4 6 (1.60%) OpenNMS
5 3 (0.80%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 3 (0.80%) MOM
6 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.27%) Ansible
7 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.27%) Terraform
7 1 (0.27%) WMI
Vendors
1 54 (14.36%) Microsoft
2 44 (11.70%) Oracle
3 20 (5.32%) Citrix
4 17 (4.52%) Veeam
4 17 (4.52%) VMware
5 13 (3.46%) Google
6 9 (2.39%) New Relic
7 8 (2.13%) Facebook
8 6 (1.60%) Ab Initio
8 6 (1.60%) Progress
9 5 (1.33%) IBM
9 5 (1.33%) Telerik
10 3 (0.80%) Atlassian
10 3 (0.80%) IFS
10 3 (0.80%) SAP
11 1 (0.27%) Demandware
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore