Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 34 32 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 241 324 428
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 6.75% 7.25% 9.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.58% 8.10% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 220 301 432
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,575 £72,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +7.62% +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 3,179 3,999 3,978
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 89.00% 89.52% 90.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2,462 3,392 3,283
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 21 January 2019.

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 21 January 2019. 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 -2 88 £60,000 +14.29% 9
St Albans +16 31 £40,000 -23.81% 5
Hemel Hempstead +12 20 £45,000 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +1 14 £62,500 +38.89% 4
Letchworth -8 9 £34,000 - 1
Berkhamsted - 9 £25,000 -
Bishop's Stortford +13 5 £45,000 - 2
Welwyn - 5 £63,000 -
Rickmansworth +5 4 £55,750 -7.08% 1
Borehamwood +1 4 £43,000 +1.18% 2
Hatfield -2 4 £66,250 +10.42% 1
Broxbourne - 3 £45,000 - 1
Hertford -8 2 £50,000 -28.57% 2
Hoddesdon -1 1 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Stevenage -11 1 £55,000 +46.67% 5
Kings Langley - 1 £29,000 - 3
Hitchin - 1 - - 1
Baldock - 1 £35,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £50,000 -
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 228 (94.61%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (48.55%) JavaScript
3 115 (47.72%) C#
4 107 (44.40%) TDD
5 103 (42.74%) .NET
6 99 (41.08%) HTML
7 89 (36.93%) MVC
8 88 (36.51%) ASP.NET
9 81 (33.61%) CSS
10 72 (29.88%) AngularJS
11 64 (26.56%) Kanban
12 62 (25.73%) SQL
13 59 (24.48%) Java
14 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
15 57 (23.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 54 (22.41%) Web Services
17 52 (21.58%) RESTful
18 51 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
19 49 (20.33%) jQuery
19 49 (20.33%) .NET Framework
20 45 (18.67%) Finance
21 44 (18.26%) Microsoft
21 44 (18.26%) Git (software)
22 42 (17.43%) BDD
23 39 (16.18%) Web Application Development
23 39 (16.18%) Unit Testing
24 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
24 37 (15.35%) React
25 36 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
26 35 (14.52%) DevOps

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 16 (6.64%) SharePoint Server
2 11 (4.56%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.32%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.49%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (2.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.24%) Confluence
6 3 (1.24%) JBoss
7 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.83%) WordPress
8 1 (0.41%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 20 (8.30%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (6.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.41%) HipChat
5 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (14.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.37%) SaaS
3 24 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 6 (2.49%) IaaS
5 6 (2.49%) PaaS
6 2 (0.83%) Force.com
6 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.83%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.07%) HTTP
1 5 (2.07%) SSL
2 2 (0.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) Hyperconnected
3 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (10.37%) SQL Server 2016
3 18 (7.47%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.05%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.39%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.56%) MySQL
6 11 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (3.32%) RavenDB
8 6 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database
9 5 (2.07%) Oracle Database 12c
10 4 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.24%) DB2
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.41%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 44 (18.26%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.52%) NUnit
3 25 (10.37%) Visual Studio
4 19 (7.88%) Selenium
5 17 (7.05%) JIRA
5 17 (7.05%) StyleCop
6 14 (5.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 14 (5.81%) WebDriver
7 13 (5.39%) Moq
7 13 (5.39%) Octopus Deploy
8 11 (4.56%) Maven
8 11 (4.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (3.73%) gulp
10 8 (3.32%) Appium
10 8 (3.32%) Bitbucket
10 8 (3.32%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.90%) JBehave
12 6 (2.49%) Cucumber
12 6 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 5 (2.07%) Subversion
General
1 45 (18.67%) Finance
2 16 (6.64%) Marketing
3 13 (5.39%) Advertising
3 13 (5.39%) Retail
4 5 (2.07%) Publishing
5 4 (1.66%) Games
6 3 (1.24%) Automotive
7 2 (0.83%) Local Government
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Legal
8 1 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 136 (56.43%) Developer
2 70 (29.05%) .NET Developer
3 46 (19.09%) C# Developer
4 31 (12.86%) Java Developer
5 29 (12.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.03%) Project Manager
6 24 (9.96%) Full Stack Developer
7 23 (9.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 23 (9.54%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (9.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (7.47%) Senior Developer
10 17 (7.05%) Scrum Master
11 13 (5.39%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (4.98%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
13 11 (4.56%) Software Developer
14 9 (3.73%) Architect
14 9 (3.73%) Development Manager
14 9 (3.73%) Junior
14 9 (3.73%) Software Engineer
15 8 (3.32%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 103 (42.74%) .NET
2 99 (41.08%) HTML
3 88 (36.51%) ASP.NET
4 81 (33.61%) CSS
5 72 (29.88%) AngularJS
6 57 (23.65%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (22.41%) Web Services
8 52 (21.58%) RESTful
9 49 (20.33%) .NET Framework
9 49 (20.33%) jQuery
10 37 (15.35%) React
11 36 (14.94%) ASP.NET Web API
12 28 (11.62%) Entity Framework
12 28 (11.62%) WCF
13 27 (11.20%) Node.js
13 27 (11.20%) Spring
14 26 (10.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 25 (10.37%) XML
16 23 (9.54%) HTML5
17 22 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.13%) Fintech
2 18 (7.47%) User Experience
3 17 (7.05%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.22%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (3.32%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.32%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.49%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.83%) Digital TV
8 2 (0.83%) NHS
9 1 (0.41%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.41%) CMDB
9 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.41%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.73%) Unix
2 5 (2.07%) Linux
3 3 (1.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (94.61%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (44.40%) TDD
3 89 (36.93%) MVC
4 64 (26.56%) Kanban
5 51 (21.16%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (17.43%) BDD
7 39 (16.18%) Unit Testing
7 39 (16.18%) Web Application Development
8 37 (15.35%) Mentoring
9 35 (14.52%) DevOps
9 35 (14.52%) Test Automation
9 35 (14.52%) Web Development
10 33 (13.69%) Software Engineering
11 30 (12.45%) Dependency Injection
11 30 (12.45%) OO
12 29 (12.03%) Project Management
13 26 (10.79%) Coaching
14 24 (9.96%) Problem-Solving
15 21 (8.71%) Pair Programming
15 21 (8.71%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 117 (48.55%) JavaScript
2 115 (47.72%) C#
3 62 (25.73%) SQL
4 59 (24.48%) Java
5 20 (8.30%) Python
6 15 (6.22%) TypeScript
7 14 (5.81%) Ruby
8 13 (5.39%) ES6
9 9 (3.73%) Java 8
10 6 (2.49%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.49%) VB.NET
10 6 (2.49%) XAML
11 5 (2.07%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.66%) Go
13 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.83%) Perl
15 1 (0.41%) C++
15 1 (0.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 19 (7.88%) SC Cleared
1 19 (7.88%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.07%) Degree
3 3 (1.24%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.86%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.41%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (7.47%) Docker
2 6 (2.49%) vSphere
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (5.81%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.32%) Ansible
2 8 (3.32%) Grafana
3 7 (2.90%) Prometheus
4 6 (2.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 6 (2.49%) SCOM
4 6 (2.49%) Terraform
5 2 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.41%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.41%) Icinga
6 1 (0.41%) Kibana
6 1 (0.41%) logstash
6 1 (0.41%) Mesos
6 1 (0.41%) Rancher
6 1 (0.41%) yum
6 1 (0.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 44 (18.26%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.20%) Oracle
3 13 (5.39%) Facebook
4 8 (3.32%) Xamarin
5 6 (2.49%) Demandware
5 6 (2.49%) Google
5 6 (2.49%) VMware
6 5 (2.07%) New Relic
6 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.83%) PagerDuty
8 1 (0.41%) Castleton
8 1 (0.41%) IBM
8 1 (0.41%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) VocaLink