The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 10 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.62% 6.54% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.04% 8.00% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 15
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 125 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 81.42% 81.70% 71.35%
Number of salaries quoted 86 108 122
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bolton region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Bolton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bolton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (89.47%) C#
2 17 (89.47%) .NET
3 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
4 15 (78.95%) MVC
5 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
7 12 (63.16%) TDD
7 12 (63.16%) Web Development
7 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 11 (57.89%) Coaching
9 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
11 4 (21.05%) OO
12 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
12 3 (15.79%) HTML
12 3 (15.79%) Java
12 3 (15.79%) CSS
12 3 (15.79%) HTML5
13 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
13 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
13 2 (10.53%) WCF
13 2 (10.53%) LINQ
13 2 (10.53%) jQuery
13 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
13 2 (10.53%) Kanban
13 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
13 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (10.53%) J2EE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (89.47%) Developer
2 13 (68.42%) C# Developer
3 11 (57.89%) .NET Developer
3 11 (57.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (47.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (47.37%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Development Manager
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (84.21%) ASP.NET
3 14 (73.68%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (63.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
6 2 (10.53%) Java EE
6 2 (10.53%) WCF
6 2 (10.53%) LINQ
6 2 (10.53%) jQuery
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.26%) CSS3
7 1 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (78.95%) MVC
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) Web Development
4 11 (57.89%) Coaching
5 4 (21.05%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) C#
2 5 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) SQL
5 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) Facebook
2 1 (5.26%) Twitter
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
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