Period
to 4 June 2020

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 4 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 20 27 29
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 138 234 337
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 9.98% 7.87% 7.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.18% 9.11% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 113 217 360
Median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - +15.79%
10th Percentile £38,750 £35,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £75,000 £76,250
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £54,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +1.85% +1.89% +17.78%

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 1,234 2,570 4,179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 89.23% 86.39% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 950 1,915 3,474
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £49,500
% change year-on-year - -4.04% +10.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Hertfordshire.

Salary trend for Scrum in Hertfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

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 4 June 2020. 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
St Albans +1 64 £57,500 +9.52%
Bishop's Stortford +10 15 £45,000 -
Welwyn Garden City +7 12 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Watford -17 12 £58,750 +2.17% 1
Hemel Hempstead +15 8 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Borehamwood +1 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Letchworth -1 5 £35,000 +20.69%
Stevenage +10 4 £75,000 +50.00% 2
Hatfield +24 3 £45,000 +40.63%
Hertford +12 1 £82,500 -
Potters Bar - 1 - - 1
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 4 June 2020, 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.

1 135 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (52.90%) Azure
3 65 (47.10%) .NET
4 63 (45.65%) C#
5 61 (44.20%) JavaScript
6 56 (40.58%) SQL
7 52 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (36.23%) Java
9 49 (35.51%) TDD
10 48 (34.78%) RESTful
11 45 (32.61%) AWS
11 45 (32.61%) CSS
12 44 (31.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 42 (30.43%) AngularJS
14 40 (28.99%) Finance
15 38 (27.54%) TypeScript
16 36 (26.09%) SOLID
16 36 (26.09%) Python
17 35 (25.36%) E-Commerce
17 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
18 33 (23.91%) DevOps
19 32 (23.19%) User Experience
19 32 (23.19%) Unit Testing
19 32 (23.19%) Web Services
19 32 (23.19%) HTML
20 31 (22.46%) Project Management
20 31 (22.46%) ASP.NET Web API
21 30 (21.74%) JIRA
21 30 (21.74%) Test Automation
22 29 (21.01%) Web Development

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 15 (10.87%) Confluence
2 12 (8.70%) WordPress
3 5 (3.62%) Apache
4 4 (2.90%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (1.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 73 (52.90%) Azure
2 45 (32.61%) AWS
3 19 (13.77%) GCP
4 16 (11.59%) Serverless
5 3 (2.17%) GitHub
6 2 (1.45%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (1.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.45%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.72%) Akamai
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CodeCommit
7 1 (0.72%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.72%) PaaS
7 1 (0.72%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.45%) 3GPP
1 2 (1.45%) 5G
1 2 (1.45%) DNS
1 2 (1.45%) HTTP
1 2 (1.45%) Wireless
2 1 (0.72%) Firewall
2 1 (0.72%) LAN
2 1 (0.72%) MPLS
2 1 (0.72%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.52%) QlikView
3 8 (5.80%) MySQL
4 6 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.90%) Big Data
6 4 (2.90%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.90%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.17%) BigQuery
7 3 (2.17%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.72%) DB2
8 1 (0.72%) DbVisualizer
8 1 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 35 (25.36%) Git (software)
2 30 (21.74%) JIRA
3 27 (19.57%) Jenkins
4 17 (12.32%) TeamCity
5 15 (10.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (7.97%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (7.97%) Visual Studio Team System
7 5 (3.62%) Bitbucket
7 5 (3.62%) Jasmine
7 5 (3.62%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (3.62%) Selenium
7 5 (3.62%) Visual Studio
8 4 (2.90%) ProC
9 3 (2.17%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.17%) SonarQube
9 3 (2.17%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.17%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.45%) Artifactory
10 2 (1.45%) Hudson
10 2 (1.45%) SoapUI
General
1 40 (28.99%) Finance
2 26 (18.84%) Retail
3 22 (15.94%) Legal
4 18 (13.04%) Marketing
5 3 (2.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.45%) Local Government
6 2 (1.45%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.45%) Police
6 2 (1.45%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
7 1 (0.72%) Games
Job Titles
1 87 (63.04%) Developer
2 26 (18.84%) Software Developer
3 22 (15.94%) .NET Developer
3 22 (15.94%) Java Developer
4 18 (13.04%) Lead Developer
5 16 (11.59%) Team Leader
6 15 (10.87%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 14 (10.14%) React Developer
8 12 (8.70%) Designer
8 12 (8.70%) E-Commerce Designer
8 12 (8.70%) UX Designer
9 11 (7.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (7.97%) C# Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Lead Java Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Senior Developer
10 10 (7.25%) Technical Leader
11 9 (6.52%) Junior
11 9 (6.52%) Junior Developer
11 9 (6.52%) Technical Team Leader
12 7 (5.07%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (47.10%) .NET
2 48 (34.78%) RESTful
3 45 (32.61%) CSS
4 42 (30.43%) AngularJS
5 32 (23.19%) HTML
5 32 (23.19%) Web Services
6 31 (22.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (15.94%) Angular 2
8 20 (14.49%) Vue.js
9 19 (13.77%) HTML5
10 18 (13.04%) .NET Core
10 18 (13.04%) Node.js
10 18 (13.04%) Spring
11 17 (12.32%) Sass
11 17 (12.32%) Spring Boot
12 15 (10.87%) .NET Framework
12 15 (10.87%) ASP.NET
12 15 (10.87%) CSS3
12 15 (10.87%) Hibernate
12 15 (10.87%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 32 (23.19%) User Experience
2 13 (9.42%) Smartphone
3 10 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.62%) EPoS
5 4 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.45%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.14%) Windows
2 10 (7.25%) Linux
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 2 (1.45%) Android
4 2 (1.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (97.83%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (37.68%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (35.51%) TDD
4 44 (31.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 36 (26.09%) SOLID
6 35 (25.36%) E-Commerce
7 33 (23.91%) DevOps
8 32 (23.19%) Unit Testing
9 31 (22.46%) Project Management
10 30 (21.74%) Test Automation
11 29 (21.01%) Web Development
12 28 (20.29%) Kanban
13 26 (18.84%) B2C
13 26 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (17.39%) BDD
15 22 (15.94%) MVC
15 22 (15.94%) Stakeholder Management
16 20 (14.49%) Product Roadmap
16 20 (14.49%) Technical Leadership
17 19 (13.77%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 63 (45.65%) C#
2 61 (44.20%) JavaScript
3 56 (40.58%) SQL
4 50 (36.23%) Java
5 38 (27.54%) TypeScript
6 36 (26.09%) Python
7 15 (10.87%) Java 8
8 9 (6.52%) F#
8 9 (6.52%) Ruby
9 8 (5.80%) Shell Script
10 6 (4.35%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.62%) PHP
11 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
12 4 (2.90%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.45%) C
13 2 (1.45%) Groovy
14 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 25 (18.12%) Degree
2 19 (13.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (4.35%) ISEB
3 6 (4.35%) Postgraduate
4 3 (2.17%) MBCS
4 3 (2.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.45%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.45%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.72%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
System Software
1 15 (10.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.90%) MOM
2 3 (2.17%) Ansible
2 3 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.72%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.72%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.97%) Oracle
2 11 (7.97%) Tableau
3 10 (7.25%) Google
4 6 (4.35%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.62%) HP
6 4 (2.90%) hybris
6 4 (2.90%) Zend
7 3 (2.17%) IBM
7 3 (2.17%) Percona
7 3 (2.17%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.45%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.45%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.45%) Splunk
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.72%) Juniper
9 1 (0.72%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.72%) Sencha
9 1 (0.72%) SevOne
9 1 (0.72%) VMware