The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 39 37
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 272 248 278
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.79% 6.22% 6.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 7.47% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 256 218 242
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2886 3319 3356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.67% 83.18% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2386 2716 2880
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Manchester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Manchester

Scrum
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +4 21 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Rochdale +8 17 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Salford +13 14 £47,500 -7.31%
Bolton -4 13 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Altrincham -1 6 £30,000 -40.00% 1
Cheadle +1 4 £38,750 -3.12% 2
Sale - 2 £58,750 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 507 (94.94%) Agile Software Development
2 320 (59.93%) .NET
3 305 (57.12%) C#
4 217 (40.64%) MVC
5 210 (39.33%) ASP.NET
6 208 (38.95%) TDD
7 186 (34.83%) HTML
8 181 (33.90%) SQL
9 177 (33.15%) JavaScript
10 170 (31.84%) SQL Server
11 169 (31.65%) CSS
12 145 (27.15%) Degree
13 135 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
14 121 (22.66%) Java
15 117 (21.91%) jQuery
16 105 (19.66%) Software Engineering
17 97 (18.16%) Microsoft
18 89 (16.67%) OO
19 83 (15.54%) BDD
20 82 (15.36%) HTML5
21 81 (15.17%) Kanban
22 80 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
22 80 (14.98%) Web Services
23 76 (14.23%) Project Management
24 74 (13.86%) .NET Framework
25 73 (13.67%) Windows
26 72 (13.48%) XML
27 68 (12.73%) Finance
28 64 (11.99%) WCF
29 63 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 26 (4.87%) CMS
2 18 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 15 (2.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 14 (2.62%) IIS
5 13 (2.43%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.69%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.50%) Node.js
7 8 (1.50%) Apache
7 8 (1.50%) JBoss
8 7 (1.31%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.56%) WordPress
11 3 (0.56%) Confluence
12 2 (0.37%) Drupal
12 2 (0.37%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 19 (3.56%) MS Project
3 12 (2.25%) MS Office
4 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 5 (0.94%) Magento
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.94%) GitHub
4 3 (0.56%) Route 53
4 3 (0.56%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (0.37%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.37%) PaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Office 365
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (6.18%) HTTP
2 18 (3.37%) Internet
3 11 (2.06%) Broadband
4 7 (1.31%) VPN
5 4 (0.75%) Network Security
6 3 (0.56%) PPTP
6 3 (0.56%) IPsec
6 3 (0.56%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.19%) Intranet
7 1 (0.19%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (31.84%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 32 (5.99%) MySQL
4 14 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 13 (2.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (2.43%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (1.69%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.69%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.50%) Big Data
9 7 (1.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.75%) SQLite
11 4 (0.75%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.75%) DTS
12 3 (0.56%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.37%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 63 (11.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 59 (11.05%) Selenium
3 47 (8.80%) Git (software)
3 47 (8.80%) NUnit
4 35 (6.55%) JIRA
5 28 (5.24%) Subversion
6 23 (4.31%) Rhino Mocks
7 21 (3.93%) Visual Studio
8 17 (3.18%) Cucumber
9 16 (3.00%) Eclipse
10 15 (2.81%) Moq
11 14 (2.62%) MSTest
12 13 (2.43%) TeamCity
13 11 (2.06%) JUnit
14 8 (1.50%) Maven
14 8 (1.50%) Xcode
14 8 (1.50%) Jenkins
15 7 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (1.12%) SpecFlow
17 5 (0.94%) Ant
General
1 68 (12.73%) Finance
2 18 (3.37%) Retail
3 13 (2.43%) Advertising
4 12 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.06%) Marketing
6 10 (1.87%) Back Office
7 8 (1.50%) Legal
8 6 (1.12%) Music Industry
8 6 (1.12%) Games
9 4 (0.75%) Automotive
10 3 (0.56%) Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.19%) Billing
12 1 (0.19%) Publishing
12 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 325 (60.86%) Developer
2 116 (21.72%) .NET Developer
3 77 (14.42%) C# Developer
4 72 (13.48%) Senior Developer
5 52 (9.74%) Analyst
6 46 (8.61%) Project Manager
7 45 (8.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (7.30%) Development Manager
9 33 (6.18%) Test Analyst
10 32 (5.99%) Java Developer
11 26 (4.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (4.87%) Team Leader
12 25 (4.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 22 (4.12%) Senior .NET Developer
13 22 (4.12%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.93%) Software Developer
15 20 (3.75%) Lead Developer
15 20 (3.75%) Senior Java Developer
16 19 (3.56%) Agile C# Developer
17 18 (3.37%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 320 (59.93%) .NET
2 210 (39.33%) ASP.NET
3 186 (34.83%) HTML
4 169 (31.65%) CSS
5 135 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 117 (21.91%) jQuery
7 82 (15.36%) HTML5
8 80 (14.98%) Web Services
9 74 (13.86%) .NET Framework
10 72 (13.48%) XML
11 64 (11.99%) WCF
12 56 (10.49%) JSON
13 51 (9.55%) CSS3
14 47 (8.80%) AngularJS
15 44 (8.24%) LINQ
16 40 (7.49%) SOAP
16 40 (7.49%) Spring
17 35 (6.55%) Sass
18 34 (6.37%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 33 (6.18%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.55%) Computer Science
2 40 (7.49%) Mobile App
3 30 (5.62%) Inversion of Control
4 27 (5.06%) N-Tier
4 27 (5.06%) User Experience
5 16 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.62%) Enterprise Software
7 12 (2.25%) Open Source
8 10 (1.87%) NHS
9 7 (1.31%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.12%) Informatics
11 4 (0.75%) Telematics
12 3 (0.56%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.56%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.56%) PKI
13 2 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.37%) iPad
13 2 (0.37%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.37%) LIMS
14 1 (0.19%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 73 (13.67%) Windows
2 55 (10.30%) Android
2 55 (10.30%) Apple iOS
3 39 (7.30%) Linux
4 9 (1.69%) UNIX
5 3 (0.56%) Solaris
5 3 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 507 (94.94%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (40.64%) MVC
3 208 (38.95%) TDD
4 105 (19.66%) Software Engineering
5 89 (16.67%) OO
6 83 (15.54%) BDD
7 81 (15.17%) Kanban
8 80 (14.98%) Continuous Integration
9 76 (14.23%) Project Management
10 57 (10.67%) Unit Testing
11 54 (10.11%) Web Development
12 52 (9.74%) Mentoring
13 44 (8.24%) PRINCE2
14 43 (8.05%) Dependency Injection
15 41 (7.68%) Coaching
16 40 (7.49%) E-Commerce
17 39 (7.30%) SOA
18 34 (6.37%) Automated Testing
18 34 (6.37%) Technical Architecture
18 34 (6.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 305 (57.12%) C#
2 181 (33.90%) SQL
3 177 (33.15%) JavaScript
4 121 (22.66%) Java
5 37 (6.93%) C++
6 35 (6.55%) PHP
7 28 (5.24%) Ruby
8 19 (3.56%) T-SQL
9 16 (3.00%) C
10 14 (2.62%) VB
11 13 (2.43%) VB.NET
12 10 (1.87%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.31%) VBA
14 6 (1.12%) PHP5
14 6 (1.12%) Scala
15 4 (0.75%) XPath
15 4 (0.75%) Shell Script
16 3 (0.56%) F#
16 3 (0.56%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.37%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 145 (27.15%) Degree
2 25 (4.68%) ISTQB
3 16 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.50%) PMP
4 8 (1.50%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.94%) ISEB
7 3 (0.56%) Sun Certification
7 3 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.37%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (5.24%) QA
2 7 (1.31%) SLA
3 2 (0.37%) PMBOK
System Software
1 4 (0.75%) Docker
2 3 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.19%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (2.06%) Puppet
2 7 (1.31%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.75%) Kibana
3 4 (0.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 97 (18.16%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.68%) Oracle
3 17 (3.18%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.25%) DevExpress
5 9 (1.69%) Google
6 8 (1.50%) SAP
7 7 (1.31%) Xamarin
8 6 (1.12%) Wonderware
8 6 (1.12%) Twitter
9 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.94%) Apigee
10 4 (0.75%) Facebook
10 4 (0.75%) Hitachi
11 3 (0.56%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.56%) VMware
11 3 (0.56%) Zend
12 2 (0.37%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.37%) Tableau
12 2 (0.37%) Alterian
12 2 (0.37%) Sybase
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