Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 29 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 254 357 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 5.92% 8.53% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.59% 9.50% 8.95%
Number of salaries quoted 248 343 315
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% -4.17%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £77,500 £75,000
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -

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 3,854 3,757 4,078
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 89.90% 89.82% 88.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3,019 3,161 3,321
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,100 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.16% -0.84% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £71,250
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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
St Albans +15 70 £55,000 +4.76% 4
Watford -26 57 £53,250 -7.39% 3
Hemel Hempstead +14 33 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Rickmansworth -10 12 £58,750 -12.96% 1
Hatfield -10 12 £66,250 +10.42% 2
Letchworth +5 11 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Hertford +6 10 £70,000 -
Stevenage -22 4 £45,000 -5.26%
Bishop's Stortford -5 3 £45,000 -
Hoddesdon +5 2 £55,000 +83.33%
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £72,500 - 4
Baldock - 1 £45,000 -
Hitchin - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 249 (98.03%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (51.18%) TDD
3 126 (49.61%) C#
3 126 (49.61%) .NET
4 117 (46.06%) MVC
5 115 (45.28%) ASP.NET
6 99 (38.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 90 (35.43%) HTML
8 85 (33.46%) Finance
9 77 (30.31%) SQL Server
9 77 (30.31%) Web Application Development
10 76 (29.92%) BDD
11 75 (29.53%) CSS
12 70 (27.56%) JavaScript
13 65 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
14 64 (25.20%) Java
15 62 (24.41%) SQL Server 2016
16 61 (24.02%) AngularJS
17 60 (23.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 58 (22.83%) .NET Framework
19 52 (20.47%) ASP.NET Web API
20 51 (20.08%) Web Services
21 48 (18.90%) RESTful
22 47 (18.50%) Microsoft Azure
23 45 (17.72%) SQL
24 44 (17.32%) JIRA
24 44 (17.32%) HTML5
25 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
26 38 (14.96%) Marketing
27 35 (13.78%) XML

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 18 (7.09%) SharePoint Server
2 17 (6.69%) Confluence
2 17 (6.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (3.94%) Tomcat
4 9 (3.54%) Oracle Service Bus
5 8 (3.15%) Mule
5 8 (3.15%) Mule ESB
6 6 (2.36%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.57%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (1.18%) IIS
9 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.39%) Apache
10 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.39%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.39%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 47 (18.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 24 (9.45%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (3.15%) Boomi
4 8 (3.15%) SaaS
5 4 (1.57%) Trello
6 1 (0.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.15%) HTTP
1 8 (3.15%) Kerberos
1 8 (3.15%) SSL
1 8 (3.15%) VPN
2 3 (1.18%) SNMP
3 1 (0.39%) Broadband
3 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (30.31%) SQL Server
2 62 (24.41%) SQL Server 2016
3 30 (11.81%) MongoDB
4 29 (11.42%) RavenDB
5 22 (8.66%) Relational Database
6 18 (7.09%) NoSQL
7 12 (4.72%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.54%) Oracle Database
9 8 (3.15%) Oracle Database 12c
10 6 (2.36%) MySQL
10 6 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.97%) Big Data
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
13 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Power View
14 2 (0.79%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 44 (17.32%) JIRA
2 25 (9.84%) Jenkins
2 25 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 22 (8.66%) StyleCop
4 21 (8.27%) NUnit
5 20 (7.87%) Git (software)
6 15 (5.91%) Selenium
7 14 (5.51%) WebDriver
8 12 (4.72%) Cucumber
8 12 (4.72%) Maven
9 9 (3.54%) JBehave
9 9 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.15%) SoapUI
11 6 (2.36%) JMeter
11 6 (2.36%) Robot Framework
12 5 (1.97%) gulp
12 5 (1.97%) JUnit
12 5 (1.97%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (1.97%) LoadRunner
12 5 (1.97%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 85 (33.46%) Finance
2 38 (14.96%) Marketing
3 33 (12.99%) Advertising
4 5 (1.97%) Retail
5 3 (1.18%) Automotive
5 3 (1.18%) Publishing
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
7 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (64.96%) Developer
2 108 (42.52%) .NET Developer
3 33 (12.99%) C# Developer
4 29 (11.42%) .NET Developer - Fintech
5 28 (11.02%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (10.24%) Java Developer
6 26 (10.24%) Project Manager
7 24 (9.45%) Scrum Master
8 23 (9.06%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 16 (6.30%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.51%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.94%) Agile Project Manager
12 10 (3.94%) Development Team Leader
12 10 (3.94%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.54%) Analyst
13 9 (3.54%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
14 8 (3.15%) Java Development Team Leader
14 8 (3.15%) Java Team Leader
14 8 (3.15%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (49.61%) .NET
2 115 (45.28%) ASP.NET
3 99 (38.98%) ASP.NET MVC
4 90 (35.43%) HTML
5 75 (29.53%) CSS
6 61 (24.02%) AngularJS
7 60 (23.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 58 (22.83%) .NET Framework
9 52 (20.47%) ASP.NET Web API
10 51 (20.08%) Web Services
11 48 (18.90%) RESTful
12 44 (17.32%) HTML5
13 35 (13.78%) XML
14 34 (13.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (12.60%) jQuery
16 31 (12.20%) CSS3
17 27 (10.63%) WCF
18 24 (9.45%) Entity Framework
18 24 (9.45%) Spring
19 23 (9.06%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.81%) Fintech
2 23 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.12%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (3.15%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.76%) Public Cloud
6 6 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.57%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.57%) User Experience
8 3 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.79%) Robotics
10 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.81%) Linux
2 29 (11.42%) Unix
3 8 (3.15%) Windows
3 8 (3.15%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.39%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (98.03%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (51.18%) TDD
3 117 (46.06%) MVC
4 77 (30.31%) Web Application Development
5 76 (29.92%) BDD
6 65 (25.59%) Continuous Integration
7 35 (13.78%) SDLC
8 33 (12.99%) Dependency Injection
8 33 (12.99%) Mentoring
9 30 (11.81%) Kanban
9 30 (11.81%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (11.42%) Asset Management
10 29 (11.42%) Wealth Management
11 28 (11.02%) Open Source
11 28 (11.02%) SOA
12 27 (10.63%) Test Automation
13 26 (10.24%) OO
13 26 (10.24%) Project Management
14 25 (9.84%) Software Engineering
15 23 (9.06%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (49.61%) C#
2 70 (27.56%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.20%) Java
4 45 (17.72%) SQL
5 12 (4.72%) Python
6 10 (3.94%) PHP
6 10 (3.94%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.15%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.15%) VBA
8 6 (2.36%) ES6
8 6 (2.36%) Java 8
9 5 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.57%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.57%) C++
10 4 (1.57%) Ruby
10 4 (1.57%) XPath
10 4 (1.57%) XQuery
11 3 (1.18%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.79%) Go
12 2 (0.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 13 (5.12%) SC Cleared
1 13 (5.12%) Security Cleared
2 12 (4.72%) Degree
3 1 (0.39%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.39%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.06%) QA
2 11 (4.33%) GCP
3 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (1.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.72%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.54%) Grafana
2 9 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (3.54%) Terraform
3 8 (3.15%) Puppet
4 7 (2.76%) Prometheus
5 5 (1.97%) Ansible
6 4 (1.57%) CA Service Virtualization
7 2 (0.79%) Nagios
8 1 (0.39%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.39%) Icinga
8 1 (0.39%) Kibana
8 1 (0.39%) logstash
8 1 (0.39%) MOM
8 1 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 43 (16.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (11.81%) Facebook
3 23 (9.06%) Oracle
4 11 (4.33%) Google
5 9 (3.54%) IBM
6 8 (3.15%) Citrix
6 8 (3.15%) Dell
6 8 (3.15%) MuleSoft
6 8 (3.15%) SnapLogic
6 8 (3.15%) Talend
6 8 (3.15%) TIBCO
6 8 (3.15%) webMethods
6 8 (3.15%) WSO2
7 7 (2.76%) Veeam
7 7 (2.76%) VMware
8 4 (1.57%) CA
8 4 (1.57%) Green Hat
8 4 (1.57%) New Relic
8 4 (1.57%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.18%) Atlassian