Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 21 29
Rank change year-on-year -15 +8 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 304 393 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.90% 8.72% 7.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.15% 9.92% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 275 372 430
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,225
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £72,625
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%

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 3728 3960 4673
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 84.63% 87.88% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 3269 3806
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +2.15%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +4.65%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017. 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 -17 91 £55,000 -8.33% 7
Hemel Hempstead +19 28 £45,000 +23.29% 3
Letchworth +3 23 £35,000 +4.48% 3
Hatfield +4 18 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Borehamwood - 18 £42,500 -
Hertford +10 17 £70,000 +159.26% 3
St Albans -9 17 £52,500 +50.00% 3
Rickmansworth -1 14 £38,000 -43.70% 1
Stevenage -12 13 £33,000 -30.53% 1
Welwyn Garden City -18 7 £45,000 -21.74% 3
Hoddesdon +8 6 £30,000 -46.24%
Bishop's Stortford -9 6 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Radlett - 3 £42,500 -
Royston +2 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 296 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (43.42%) .NET
3 125 (41.12%) JavaScript
4 124 (40.79%) C#
5 122 (40.13%) Java
6 118 (38.82%) TDD
7 97 (31.91%) SQL
8 87 (28.62%) HTML
9 82 (26.97%) MVC
10 81 (26.64%) ASP.NET
11 77 (25.33%) SQL Server
12 76 (25.00%) Web Services
13 74 (24.34%) Finance
14 72 (23.68%) AngularJS
15 65 (21.38%) BDD
16 64 (21.05%) Microsoft
17 60 (19.74%) CSS
18 59 (19.41%) Software Engineering
19 54 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
20 52 (17.11%) jQuery
20 52 (17.11%) XML
21 51 (16.78%) Unit Testing
22 50 (16.45%) ASP.NET Web API
23 47 (15.46%) QA
24 43 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
25 40 (13.16%) Test Automation
26 39 (12.83%) Computer Science
26 39 (12.83%) JIRA
27 37 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
28 35 (11.51%) Degree

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 22 (7.24%) Confluence
2 21 (6.91%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.97%) IIS
4 6 (1.97%) OpenStack
5 5 (1.64%) CMS
5 5 (1.64%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.32%) JBoss
6 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.32%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.99%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.66%) Apache
9 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.17%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (7.57%) SaaS
3 17 (5.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 7 (2.30%) TestFlight
6 6 (1.97%) Amazon EC2
6 6 (1.97%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 6 (1.97%) Google App Engine
6 6 (1.97%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (1.64%) Office 365
8 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.33%) GitHub
9 1 (0.33%) Google Play
9 1 (0.33%) IaaS
9 1 (0.33%) npm
9 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (5.92%) Internet
2 9 (2.96%) HTTP
3 6 (1.97%) Broadband
3 6 (1.97%) Hyperconnected
3 6 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.64%) VPN
5 1 (0.33%) LAN
5 1 (0.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (25.33%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (4.61%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (3.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 9 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (2.63%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.97%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.97%) DataStax
7 6 (1.97%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.97%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (0.99%) MySQL
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.66%) DB2
10 2 (0.66%) Hazelcast
11 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 39 (12.83%) JIRA
2 34 (11.18%) Jenkins
3 31 (10.20%) Git (software)
3 31 (10.20%) NUnit
4 30 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 29 (9.54%) Moq
5 29 (9.54%) Selenium
6 28 (9.21%) Maven
7 25 (8.22%) Cucumber
8 24 (7.89%) JUnit
9 23 (7.57%) Visual Studio
10 22 (7.24%) WebDriver
11 19 (6.25%) JBehave
12 17 (5.59%) MSTest
13 14 (4.61%) Eclipse
14 12 (3.95%) Grunt
14 12 (3.95%) Rhino Mocks
15 10 (3.29%) Bitbucket
15 10 (3.29%) jMock
16 9 (2.96%) Mockito
General
1 74 (24.34%) Finance
2 26 (8.55%) Telecoms
3 18 (5.92%) Retail
4 13 (4.28%) Banking
5 11 (3.62%) Billing
6 10 (3.29%) Games
6 10 (3.29%) Legal
7 8 (2.63%) Marketing
8 7 (2.30%) Publishing
9 4 (1.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.66%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 187 (61.51%) Developer
2 65 (21.38%) .NET Developer
3 51 (16.78%) Java Developer
4 44 (14.47%) C# Developer
5 28 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (7.24%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (6.91%) Team Leader
8 20 (6.58%) Software Developer
9 16 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
9 16 (5.26%) Java Team Leader
10 14 (4.61%) Java Engineer
11 13 (4.28%) Agile Developer
11 13 (4.28%) Junior
11 13 (4.28%) Project Manager
11 13 (4.28%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Agile Java Developer
12 12 (3.95%) Java Development Team Leader
13 11 (3.62%) Senior Developer
14 10 (3.29%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (43.42%) .NET
2 87 (28.62%) HTML
3 81 (26.64%) ASP.NET
4 76 (25.00%) Web Services
5 72 (23.68%) AngularJS
6 60 (19.74%) CSS
7 52 (17.11%) jQuery
7 52 (17.11%) XML
8 50 (16.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 43 (14.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 33 (10.86%) Spring
11 31 (10.20%) RESTful
12 28 (9.21%) .NET Framework
13 22 (7.24%) Ajax
14 21 (6.91%) Gherkin
14 21 (6.91%) HTML5
14 21 (6.91%) REST
14 21 (6.91%) WCF
15 19 (6.25%) Entity Framework
16 15 (4.93%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.83%) Computer Science
2 21 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.25%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.26%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.93%) User Experience
6 10 (3.29%) RIA
7 9 (2.96%) Fintech
8 8 (2.63%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.97%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.64%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.64%) Data Centre
11 4 (1.32%) Spread Betting
12 3 (0.99%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.99%) LIMS
12 3 (0.99%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.66%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.88%) Linux
2 24 (7.89%) Windows
3 17 (5.59%) Unix
4 16 (5.26%) Android
5 14 (4.61%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.96%) Windows Server
7 8 (2.63%) Ubuntu
8 6 (1.97%) CoreOS
8 6 (1.97%) Debian
9 2 (0.66%) CentOS
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (97.37%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (38.82%) TDD
3 82 (26.97%) MVC
4 65 (21.38%) BDD
5 59 (19.41%) Software Engineering
6 54 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
7 51 (16.78%) Unit Testing
8 40 (13.16%) Test Automation
9 35 (11.51%) OO
10 33 (10.86%) Web Development
11 27 (8.88%) Kanban
12 25 (8.22%) Web Application Development
13 24 (7.89%) SDLC
14 23 (7.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 23 (7.57%) Mentoring
14 23 (7.57%) Open Source
15 22 (7.24%) Collaborative Working
15 22 (7.24%) Line Management
15 22 (7.24%) SOA
16 20 (6.58%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 125 (41.12%) JavaScript
2 124 (40.79%) C#
3 122 (40.13%) Java
4 97 (31.91%) SQL
5 25 (8.22%) Python
6 18 (5.92%) VB
7 17 (5.59%) VB6
8 15 (4.93%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.95%) PHP
9 12 (3.95%) TypeScript
10 11 (3.62%) PowerShell
11 8 (2.63%) C++
11 8 (2.63%) ES6
11 8 (2.63%) Progress 4GL
11 8 (2.63%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.30%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.30%) VBA
13 6 (1.97%) Go
13 6 (1.97%) Objective-C
13 6 (1.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) Degree
2 15 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (0.99%) DBS Check
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.33%) ISEB
4 1 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (15.46%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) SLA
3 1 (0.33%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (2.63%) Docker
2 6 (1.97%) Ceph
3 5 (1.64%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (3.95%) Kubernetes
2 6 (1.97%) Grafana
2 6 (1.97%) OpenNMS
2 6 (1.97%) Prometheus
2 6 (1.97%) Puppet
3 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 64 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 29 (9.54%) Oracle
3 12 (3.95%) Google
4 8 (2.63%) Ab Initio
4 8 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 8 (2.63%) Progress
5 6 (1.97%) New Relic
6 5 (1.64%) Citrix
6 5 (1.64%) Demandware
6 5 (1.64%) Veeam
6 5 (1.64%) VMware
7 3 (0.99%) IFS
7 3 (0.99%) SAP
8 1 (0.33%) ATG
8 1 (0.33%) hybris
8 1 (0.33%) IBM
8 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.33%) Telerik