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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 9.15% 7.78% 8.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.97% 11.82% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 14
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
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
117 110 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 76.47% 65.87% 72.96%
Number of salaries quoted 98 102 111
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Bolton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 37 (92.50%) C#
3 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
4 30 (75.00%) MVC
5 21 (52.50%) TDD
6 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 19 (47.50%) HTML
8 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (37.50%) Web Development
10 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
10 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (32.50%) CSS
12 12 (30.00%) jQuery
12 12 (30.00%) Degree
13 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (25.00%) Ajax
14 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 9 (22.50%) NHibernate
16 8 (20.00%) HTML5
16 8 (20.00%) SQL
17 7 (17.50%) OOP
18 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
18 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
18 6 (15.00%) LINQ
19 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
19 5 (12.50%) OO
20 4 (10.00%) OOD
20 4 (10.00%) Kanban
20 4 (10.00%) Computer Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.00%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (95.00%) Developer
2 29 (72.50%) C# Developer
3 19 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (47.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 17 (42.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Lead Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.50%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) .NET
2 31 (77.50%) ASP.NET
3 19 (47.50%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
4 14 (35.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (32.50%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) jQuery
7 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (25.00%) Ajax
9 9 (22.50%) NHibernate
10 8 (20.00%) HTML5
11 6 (15.00%) LINQ
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
13 3 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
14 2 (5.00%) WCF
15 1 (2.50%) XML
15 1 (2.50%) WPF
15 1 (2.50%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) MVC
2 21 (52.50%) TDD
3 18 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (37.50%) Web Development
5 7 (17.50%) OOP
6 5 (12.50%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) OOD
7 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
9 2 (5.00%) Business Process Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Change Management
9 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.00%) Process Improvement
9 2 (5.00%) Waterfall
10 1 (2.50%) User Stories
10 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.50%) BDD
10 1 (2.50%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (2.50%) Extreme Programming
10 1 (2.50%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) C#
2 10 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Tableau
2 1 (2.50%) Sybase
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
Bolton, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
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