The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 20 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 26 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 14.69% 0.86% 10.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.95% 1.06% 13.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 12
Average salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
163 94 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 92.09% 81.03% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 155 70 84
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
Manchester

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 18 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bolton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 31 (93.94%) C#
3 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 28 (84.85%) MVC
4 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 18 (54.55%) HTML
5 17 (51.52%) jQuery
6 14 (42.42%) CSS
6 14 (42.42%) Ajax
7 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (33.33%) SQL
9 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
10 9 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (24.24%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) TDD
12 7 (21.21%) Web Development
12 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
12 7 (21.21%) OO
13 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
13 6 (18.18%) LINQ
13 6 (18.18%) WCF
13 6 (18.18%) NHibernate
13 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
15 4 (12.12%) OOD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 6 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.03%) MySQL
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (75.76%) C# Developer
3 18 (54.55%) .NET Developer
4 16 (48.48%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (42.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (42.42%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Senior Developer
6 6 (18.18%) Lead Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Lead C# Developer
7 5 (15.15%) Web Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Architect
8 4 (12.12%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (12.12%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (12.12%) Lead Architect
8 4 (12.12%) C# Architect
9 2 (6.06%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) ASP.NET
3 18 (54.55%) HTML
4 17 (51.52%) jQuery
5 14 (42.42%) CSS
5 14 (42.42%) Ajax
6 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 9 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (18.18%) LINQ
8 6 (18.18%) WCF
8 6 (18.18%) NHibernate
8 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (12.12%) HTML5
10 2 (6.06%) XML
11 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.03%) REST
11 1 (3.03%) Web Services
11 1 (3.03%) LAMP
11 1 (3.03%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) MVC
2 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (24.24%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) Web Development
4 7 (21.21%) OO
5 4 (12.12%) OOD
5 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) OOP
6 2 (6.06%) User Stories
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) MVVM
7 1 (3.03%) BDD
7 1 (3.03%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.03%) Kanban
7 1 (3.03%) Project Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 31 (93.94%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.03%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Tableau
2 1 (3.03%) Twitter
2 1 (3.03%) Sybase
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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