Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 43 33
Rank change year-on-year +19 -10 -8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 229 232 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.89% 5.59% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.07% 6.15% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 165 221 300
Hertfordshire median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +15.00% -13.04%
10th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £36,150
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £77,500
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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 2,273 3,774 3,698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 88.27% 90.94% 89.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,665 2,964 3,140
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38% -1.05%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,150 £74,925 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £48,625 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.37% +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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +16 62 £60,000 - 8
St Albans +15 49 £52,500 +5.00% 5
Welwyn Garden City +49 27 £62,500 -13.79% 1
Hemel Hempstead -18 13 £45,000 - 7
Hatfield +33 10 £48,750 -23.53% 5
Letchworth -12 8 £42,500 +25.00% 4
Rickmansworth +9 7 £80,000 +39.13%
Stevenage +11 2 £57,500 +9.52% 3
Borehamwood - 2 £61,250 - 1
Bishop's Stortford +3 1 £65,000 +13.04%
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 206 (89.96%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (35.37%) Azure
3 75 (32.75%) Kanban
4 73 (31.88%) TDD
5 65 (28.38%) AWS
6 64 (27.95%) C#
7 63 (27.51%) Java
7 63 (27.51%) DevOps
8 62 (27.07%) JavaScript
9 60 (26.20%) SQL
9 60 (26.20%) User Experience
10 56 (24.45%) .NET
11 54 (23.58%) BDD
12 48 (20.96%) SDLC
13 47 (20.52%) Retail
13 47 (20.52%) Computer Science
14 46 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (18.34%) Finance
16 41 (17.90%) Git (software)
16 41 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
17 39 (17.03%) JIRA
18 38 (16.59%) HTML
19 36 (15.72%) B2C
19 36 (15.72%) SOLID
19 36 (15.72%) Product Roadmap
20 35 (15.28%) Test Automation
21 34 (14.85%) Degree
22 33 (14.41%) Web Services
23 32 (13.97%) CSS
23 32 (13.97%) Windows

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 21 (9.17%) Confluence
2 4 (1.75%) Apache
2 4 (1.75%) nginx
2 4 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.31%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.31%) WordPress
4 2 (0.87%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (2.18%) MS Visio
2 2 (0.87%) InVision
2 2 (0.87%) Sketch
3 1 (0.44%) Flinto
3 1 (0.44%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 81 (35.37%) Azure
2 65 (28.38%) AWS
3 29 (12.66%) SaaS
4 18 (7.86%) GCP
5 11 (4.80%) BrowserStack
5 11 (4.80%) Sauce Labs
6 9 (3.93%) GitHub
7 6 (2.62%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.75%) Slack
9 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.44%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
9 1 (0.44%) npm
9 1 (0.44%) Office 365
9 1 (0.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.93%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (1.75%) Internet
3 2 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.44%) DHCP
4 1 (0.44%) DNS
4 1 (0.44%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.44%) Skype
4 1 (0.44%) SNMP
4 1 (0.44%) WAN
4 1 (0.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (10.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.68%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.24%) MySQL
4 11 (4.80%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.93%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.49%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.62%) Big Data
7 6 (2.62%) BigQuery
8 5 (2.18%) QlikView
8 5 (2.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.31%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.90%) Git (software)
2 39 (17.03%) JIRA
3 21 (9.17%) Selenium
4 19 (8.30%) Appium
4 19 (8.30%) WebDriver
5 18 (7.86%) Octopus Deploy
6 16 (6.99%) SpecFlow
7 15 (6.55%) Jenkins
8 14 (6.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (4.80%) Calabash
9 11 (4.80%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.80%) Maven
10 10 (4.37%) Gradle
10 10 (4.37%) Moq
10 10 (4.37%) NUnit
10 10 (4.37%) Robot Framework
10 10 (4.37%) TestRail
11 8 (3.49%) gulp
11 8 (3.49%) JMeter
11 8 (3.49%) xUnit.net
General
1 47 (20.52%) Retail
2 42 (18.34%) Finance
3 20 (8.73%) Marketing
4 12 (5.24%) Legal
5 6 (2.62%) Games
6 5 (2.18%) Banking
7 4 (1.75%) Public Sector
8 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Automotive
9 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 96 (41.92%) Developer
2 28 (12.23%) Software Developer
3 22 (9.61%) Senior Developer
4 20 (8.73%) Java Developer
5 19 (8.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 18 (7.86%) C# Developer
6 18 (7.86%) Product Owner
7 17 (7.42%) Scrum Master
8 15 (6.55%) Agile Scrum Master
8 15 (6.55%) Architect
8 15 (6.55%) Senior Product Owner
8 15 (6.55%) Test Engineer
9 13 (5.68%) Analyst
9 13 (5.68%) Business Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) .NET Developer
10 10 (4.37%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (3.93%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (3.93%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.49%) Project Manager
12 8 (3.49%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (24.45%) .NET
2 38 (16.59%) HTML
3 33 (14.41%) Web Services
4 32 (13.97%) AngularJS
4 32 (13.97%) CSS
5 23 (10.04%) jQuery
5 23 (10.04%) Velocity
6 22 (9.61%) React
7 21 (9.17%) .NET Core
8 20 (8.73%) RESTful
9 18 (7.86%) SOAP
10 17 (7.42%) .NET Framework
11 16 (6.99%) Spring
12 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (6.55%) JSON
12 15 (6.55%) Node.js
13 14 (6.11%) Laravel
13 14 (6.11%) Unity DI Container
14 11 (4.80%) D3.js
14 11 (4.80%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 60 (26.20%) User Experience
2 41 (17.90%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.49%) Mobile App
4 5 (2.18%) Blog
4 5 (2.18%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.31%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.31%) Smartphone
7 2 (0.87%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (13.97%) Windows
2 19 (8.30%) Linux
3 16 (6.99%) Android
3 16 (6.99%) Apple iOS
4 15 (6.55%) Mac OS
5 8 (3.49%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.18%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.75%) Unix
8 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (89.96%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (32.75%) Kanban
3 73 (31.88%) TDD
4 63 (27.51%) DevOps
5 54 (23.58%) BDD
6 48 (20.96%) SDLC
7 47 (20.52%) Computer Science
8 46 (20.09%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (15.72%) B2C
9 36 (15.72%) Product Roadmap
9 36 (15.72%) SOLID
10 35 (15.28%) Test Automation
11 31 (13.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 31 (13.54%) E-Commerce
12 27 (11.79%) MVC
12 27 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
13 26 (11.35%) Process Improvement
14 23 (10.04%) User Stories
15 22 (9.61%) Mentoring
15 22 (9.61%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 64 (27.95%) C#
2 63 (27.51%) Java
3 62 (27.07%) JavaScript
4 60 (26.20%) SQL
5 32 (13.97%) TypeScript
6 13 (5.68%) Python
7 11 (4.80%) PHP
8 10 (4.37%) Ruby
8 10 (4.37%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.93%) ES6
10 8 (3.49%) Java 8
11 5 (2.18%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.87%) C
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) C++
13 1 (0.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (14.85%) Degree
2 32 (13.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.62%) CEH
3 6 (2.62%) CISSP
3 6 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.75%) Postgraduate
5 3 (1.31%) MCSD
6 2 (0.87%) ISEB
6 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.44%) CCA
7 1 (0.44%) CCNA
7 1 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.44%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.44%) MBCS
7 1 (0.44%) MCP
7 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.44%) RHCE
7 1 (0.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (10.48%) QA
2 6 (2.62%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (1.75%) PMO
4 1 (0.44%) GDPR
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 19 (8.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) XenApp
2 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (4.37%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (3.49%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.62%) Terraform
4 2 (0.87%) Puppet
5 1 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.44%) Grafana
5 1 (0.44%) Kibana
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.44%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.44%) SCCM
5 1 (0.44%) SCOM
5 1 (0.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 22 (9.61%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.68%) Oracle
3 9 (3.93%) Splunk
4 8 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (3.06%) Xamarin
6 6 (2.62%) hybris
7 5 (2.18%) Google
8 4 (1.75%) Spotify
8 4 (1.75%) Tableau
8 4 (1.75%) Zend
9 3 (1.31%) ATG
10 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe
11 1 (0.44%) Cisco
11 1 (0.44%) Citrix
11 1 (0.44%) HP
11 1 (0.44%) PagerDuty
11 1 (0.44%) VMware