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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 339 310 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.64% 7.53% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.96% 8.97% 7.16%
Number of salaries quoted 318 228 173
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £45,000
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
3405 3457 3059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.77% 83.97% 79.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2842 2784 2636
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +7 23 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Rochdale +5 13 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Bolton +13 12 £45,000 - 2
Altrincham - 9 £32,000 - 1
Wigan +4 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Salford 0 4 £42,500 -29.16% 1
Cheadle -2 4 £41,250 +10.00% 2
Oldham -2 1 £30,500 -
Sale - 1 £40,000 -
Bury - 1 £50,000 - 2
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 578 (97.31%) Agile Software Development
2 274 (46.13%) C#
3 271 (45.62%) .NET
4 240 (40.40%) TDD
5 204 (34.34%) JavaScript
6 195 (32.83%) HTML
7 186 (31.31%) ASP.NET
8 183 (30.81%) MVC
9 164 (27.61%) CSS
10 151 (25.42%) SQL Server
11 150 (25.25%) SQL
12 144 (24.24%) Java
13 125 (21.04%) Software Engineering
13 125 (21.04%) Kanban
14 115 (19.36%) Web Services
15 111 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 110 (18.52%) BDD
16 110 (18.52%) OO
17 105 (17.68%) WCF
18 103 (17.34%) Degree
19 93 (15.66%) Project Management
20 92 (15.49%) Finance
21 91 (15.32%) jQuery
22 90 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
23 78 (13.13%) SDLC
24 76 (12.79%) MySQL
25 72 (12.12%) Windows
26 71 (11.95%) C++
27 70 (11.78%) Microsoft
28 69 (11.62%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (4.38%) CMS
2 23 (3.87%) Apache
3 21 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 19 (3.20%) Umbraco
5 15 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.36%) IIS
6 14 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
7 7 (1.18%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.18%) Node.js
8 6 (1.01%) JBoss
8 6 (1.01%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.84%) Sitefinity
10 4 (0.67%) Kentico
10 4 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.67%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.67%) WordPress
11 3 (0.51%) Alfresco
11 3 (0.51%) Immediacy CMS
11 3 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 25 (4.21%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.53%) MS Office
3 13 (2.19%) MS Project
4 5 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.51%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) Magento
3 3 (0.51%) Tridion
3 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (2.53%) Route 53
2 15 (2.53%) Amazon ELB
3 12 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.67%) Office 365
5 3 (0.51%) GitHub
6 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.21%) VPN
2 15 (2.53%) HTTP
2 15 (2.53%) PPTP
2 15 (2.53%) IPsec
2 15 (2.53%) OpenVPN
3 11 (1.85%) Internet
4 10 (1.68%) Network Security
5 9 (1.52%) Broadband
6 4 (0.67%) GSM
6 4 (0.67%) PBX
6 4 (0.67%) PSTN
7 3 (0.51%) Asterisk PBX
7 3 (0.51%) Extranet
8 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.79%) MySQL
3 15 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.85%) Big Data
6 10 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (1.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.35%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.35%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.18%) NoSQL
9 7 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.67%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.67%) DTS
12 3 (0.51%) Hazelcast
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 69 (11.62%) NUnit
2 61 (10.27%) Selenium
3 43 (7.24%) Git (software)
4 39 (6.57%) Rhino Mocks
5 32 (5.39%) Cucumber
6 31 (5.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (5.22%) JIRA
7 30 (5.05%) MSTest
8 28 (4.71%) Visual Studio
9 19 (3.20%) Moq
10 16 (2.69%) Eclipse
10 16 (2.69%) Subversion
11 14 (2.36%) Jenkins
12 13 (2.19%) HP UFT
13 12 (2.02%) JUnit
14 11 (1.85%) Jasmine
15 10 (1.68%) Maven
16 8 (1.35%) FitNesse
17 7 (1.18%) Gerrit
18 6 (1.01%) SoapUI
General
1 92 (15.49%) Finance
2 26 (4.38%) Legal
3 24 (4.04%) Retail
4 21 (3.54%) Advertising
5 14 (2.36%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.36%) Banking
6 9 (1.52%) Back Office
7 8 (1.35%) Marketing
8 7 (1.18%) Games
9 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 336 (56.57%) Developer
2 141 (23.74%) .NET Developer
3 79 (13.30%) Senior Developer
4 62 (10.44%) Project Manager
5 60 (10.10%) C# Developer
6 47 (7.91%) Analyst
7 46 (7.74%) Java Developer
8 39 (6.57%) C# .NET Developer
9 34 (5.72%) Software Engineer
10 32 (5.39%) Senior .NET Developer
11 26 (4.38%) Tester
11 26 (4.38%) PHP Developer
12 25 (4.21%) Lead Developer
12 25 (4.21%) Business Analyst
13 24 (4.04%) Web Developer
14 21 (3.54%) Software Tester
15 20 (3.37%) Development Manager
16 19 (3.20%) Test Analyst
17 18 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
18 17 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (45.62%) .NET
2 195 (32.83%) HTML
3 186 (31.31%) ASP.NET
4 164 (27.61%) CSS
5 115 (19.36%) Web Services
6 111 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 105 (17.68%) WCF
8 91 (15.32%) jQuery
9 66 (11.11%) WPF
10 63 (10.61%) HTML5
11 62 (10.44%) XML
12 59 (9.93%) REST
13 57 (9.60%) LINQ
14 55 (9.26%) Spring
14 55 (9.26%) AngularJS
15 44 (7.41%) SOAP
16 41 (6.90%) J2EE
16 41 (6.90%) RESTful
16 41 (6.90%) Castle Windsor
17 40 (6.73%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.77%) Mobile App
2 54 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.72%) User Experience
4 23 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.37%) Inversion of Control
6 18 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.53%) Cryptography
7 15 (2.53%) PKI
8 13 (2.19%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.19%) iPhone
9 11 (1.85%) iPad
10 10 (1.68%) Xbox
10 10 (1.68%) Blackberry
11 8 (1.35%) Visualisation
12 5 (0.84%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (0.84%) NHS
12 5 (0.84%) Online Banking
13 4 (0.67%) Tandem
14 3 (0.51%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.51%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (12.12%) Windows
2 60 (10.10%) Android
3 57 (9.60%) Apple iOS
4 55 (9.26%) Linux
5 22 (3.70%) CentOS
6 10 (1.68%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.68%) Windows Phone
7 5 (0.84%) UNIX
8 4 (0.67%) SUSE
9 3 (0.51%) VMS
9 3 (0.51%) openSUSE
10 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (97.31%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (40.40%) TDD
3 183 (30.81%) MVC
4 125 (21.04%) Software Engineering
4 125 (21.04%) Kanban
5 110 (18.52%) BDD
5 110 (18.52%) OO
6 93 (15.66%) Project Management
7 90 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
8 78 (13.13%) SDLC
9 63 (10.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 60 (10.10%) Mentoring
11 57 (9.60%) OOP
12 50 (8.42%) MVVM
13 47 (7.91%) Web Development
14 46 (7.74%) E-Commerce
15 43 (7.24%) PRINCE2
16 42 (7.07%) Continuous Delivery
17 41 (6.90%) DevOps
17 41 (6.90%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 274 (46.13%) C#
2 204 (34.34%) JavaScript
3 150 (25.25%) SQL
4 144 (24.24%) Java
5 71 (11.95%) C++
6 67 (11.28%) PHP
7 25 (4.21%) T-SQL
8 24 (4.04%) Ruby
9 23 (3.87%) C
10 19 (3.20%) VB.NET
10 19 (3.20%) Bash Shell
11 17 (2.86%) Python
12 16 (2.69%) PL/SQL
13 13 (2.19%) VB
13 13 (2.19%) Objective-C
13 13 (2.19%) Scala
14 10 (1.68%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.18%) Perl
16 5 (0.84%) XPath
17 4 (0.67%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 103 (17.34%) Degree
2 15 (2.53%) ISEB
3 11 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 9 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.84%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.51%) CGEIT
8 2 (0.34%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.34%) PMP
9 1 (0.17%) MCP
9 1 (0.17%) MCSE
9 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (6.06%) QA
2 3 (0.51%) COBIT
3 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 22 (3.70%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) Kamailio
3 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (4.55%) Puppet
2 21 (3.54%) Vagrant
3 5 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.67%) HAProxy
4 4 (0.67%) Nagios
4 4 (0.67%) Opsview
4 4 (0.67%) Graphite
5 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 70 (11.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (7.07%) Oracle
3 22 (3.70%) Sitecore
4 10 (1.68%) Symbian
5 9 (1.52%) Zend
6 8 (1.35%) EPiServer
7 7 (1.18%) HP
8 6 (1.01%) Adobe
9 5 (0.84%) SAP
10 4 (0.67%) Dell
10 4 (0.67%) Hitachi
10 4 (0.67%) Google
11 3 (0.51%) Wonderware
11 3 (0.51%) IBM
12 2 (0.34%) Apigee
12 2 (0.34%) Tableau
12 2 (0.34%) VMware
12 2 (0.34%) Telerik
12 2 (0.34%) Alterian
12 2 (0.34%) Progress
Cheadle, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum Including excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum Including excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: £90,000 per annum c£90K
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £36,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, PHI, Flexi-Time
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday