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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 256 261 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.84% 6.49% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 7.64% 10.24%
Number of salaries quoted 235 241 301
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
2900 3414 3202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.82% 84.86% 84.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2353 2931 2793
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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 +14 58 £41,500 +3.75% 7
Cheadle -11 6 £43,000 +22.85%
Rochdale +1 4 £47,500 -8.65%
Bolton -2 2 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

1 538 (97.82%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (42.18%) C#
3 223 (40.55%) .NET
4 197 (35.82%) TDD
5 178 (32.36%) JavaScript
6 168 (30.55%) Java
7 165 (30.00%) HTML
8 146 (26.55%) SQL
9 138 (25.09%) ASP.NET
10 137 (24.91%) CSS
11 123 (22.36%) OO
12 121 (22.00%) MVC
13 120 (21.82%) Software Engineering
14 116 (21.09%) Windows
14 116 (21.09%) Web Services
14 116 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
15 114 (20.73%) Kanban
16 112 (20.36%) WCF
17 109 (19.82%) Finance
18 98 (17.82%) BDD
19 97 (17.64%) SQL Server
20 87 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
21 86 (15.64%) WPF
21 86 (15.64%) jQuery
22 85 (15.45%) QA
22 85 (15.45%) XML
23 80 (14.55%) NUnit
24 77 (14.00%) OOP
25 76 (13.82%) Degree
26 75 (13.64%) SDLC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 31 (5.64%) Apache
2 25 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 23 (4.18%) CMS
4 17 (3.09%) Tomcat
5 14 (2.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 12 (2.18%) Mule
7 11 (2.00%) WebLogic
8 8 (1.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 8 (1.45%) SharePoint
9 7 (1.27%) GlassFish
9 7 (1.27%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.09%) JBoss
10 6 (1.09%) Kentico
11 5 (0.91%) Alfresco
11 5 (0.91%) Node.js
11 5 (0.91%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.91%) Sitefinity
12 4 (0.73%) CloudStack
12 4 (0.73%) Confluence
13 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 20 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.00%) MS Project
3 8 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (3.82%) SaaS
3 20 (3.64%) PaaS
4 17 (3.09%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (2.18%) Amazon S3
5 12 (2.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.82%) GitHub
7 2 (0.36%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.36%) Route 53
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.45%) Internet
2 10 (1.82%) HTTPS
3 8 (1.45%) SPDY
4 4 (0.73%) Firewall
5 2 (0.36%) IPsec
5 2 (0.36%) OpenVPN
5 2 (0.36%) PPTP
5 2 (0.36%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (17.64%) SQL Server
2 41 (7.45%) MySQL
3 20 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
4 17 (3.09%) NoSQL
5 16 (2.91%) Relational Database
6 13 (2.36%) Couchbase
7 12 (2.18%) Hazelcast
8 10 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
9 9 (1.64%) Big Data
9 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.27%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.09%) MongoDB
12 6 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (1.09%) SQLite
13 4 (0.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
14 2 (0.36%) GIS
14 2 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 80 (14.55%) NUnit
2 67 (12.18%) Selenium
3 57 (10.36%) MSTest
4 56 (10.18%) Git (software)
5 30 (5.45%) Jenkins
5 30 (5.45%) Visual Studio
6 26 (4.73%) Maven
7 25 (4.55%) JIRA
7 25 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
8 24 (4.36%) Cucumber
8 24 (4.36%) Moq
9 21 (3.82%) HP UFT
10 19 (3.45%) JUnit
11 17 (3.09%) Subversion
11 17 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
12 16 (2.91%) Eclipse
13 13 (2.36%) Hudson
14 12 (2.18%) Ant
14 12 (2.18%) FitNesse
14 12 (2.18%) git-flow
General
1 109 (19.82%) Finance
2 20 (3.64%) Retail
3 7 (1.27%) Advertising
4 6 (1.09%) Banking
5 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 4 (0.73%) Marketing
7 3 (0.55%) Legal
7 3 (0.55%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.36%) Electronics
8 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.36%) Games
8 2 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 276 (50.18%) Developer
2 107 (19.45%) .NET Developer
3 81 (14.73%) C# Developer
4 77 (14.00%) Senior Developer
5 75 (13.64%) Software Engineer
6 59 (10.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 59 (10.73%) Java Developer
7 58 (10.55%) Software Developer
8 50 (9.09%) Tester
9 46 (8.36%) Analyst
10 42 (7.64%) Project Manager
11 38 (6.91%) C# Software Engineer
12 36 (6.55%) Test Analyst
13 32 (5.82%) Senior .NET Developer
14 31 (5.64%) .NET Software Engineer
14 31 (5.64%) Software Tester
15 30 (5.45%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
16 27 (4.91%) PHP Developer
17 25 (4.55%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 223 (40.55%) .NET
2 165 (30.00%) HTML
3 138 (25.09%) ASP.NET
4 137 (24.91%) CSS
5 116 (21.09%) Web Services
6 112 (20.36%) WCF
7 87 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 86 (15.64%) jQuery
8 86 (15.64%) WPF
9 85 (15.45%) XML
10 68 (12.36%) LINQ
11 61 (11.09%) SOAP
12 55 (10.00%) .NET Framework
13 53 (9.64%) RESTful
14 48 (8.73%) Spring
15 46 (8.36%) AngularJS
16 38 (6.91%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 37 (6.73%) J2EE
18 36 (6.55%) JSON
19 35 (6.36%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (9.27%) Enterprise Software
2 37 (6.73%) Mobile App
3 35 (6.36%) Computer Science
4 29 (5.27%) User Experience
5 20 (3.64%) N-Tier
6 19 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
7 13 (2.36%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.18%) iPhone
9 8 (1.45%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.27%) iPad
10 7 (1.27%) W3C
11 6 (1.09%) EPoS
12 5 (0.91%) PMI
13 4 (0.73%) APACS
13 4 (0.73%) EMV
14 3 (0.55%) Mobile Banking
14 3 (0.55%) Xbox
15 2 (0.36%) Cryptography
15 2 (0.36%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 116 (21.09%) Windows
2 60 (10.91%) Linux
3 32 (5.82%) Apple iOS
4 29 (5.27%) Android
5 14 (2.55%) Unix
6 9 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.55%) CentOS
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 538 (97.82%) Agile Software Development
2 197 (35.82%) TDD
3 123 (22.36%) OO
4 121 (22.00%) MVC
5 120 (21.82%) Software Engineering
6 116 (21.09%) Continuous Integration
7 114 (20.73%) Kanban
8 98 (17.82%) BDD
9 77 (14.00%) OOP
10 75 (13.64%) SDLC
11 67 (12.18%) Test Scripting
12 60 (10.91%) MVVM
12 60 (10.91%) Project Management
13 58 (10.55%) Mentoring
14 54 (9.82%) SOA
15 48 (8.73%) UML
16 44 (8.00%) E-Commerce
17 43 (7.82%) Web Development
18 41 (7.45%) DevOps
19 40 (7.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 232 (42.18%) C#
2 178 (32.36%) JavaScript
3 168 (30.55%) Java
4 146 (26.55%) SQL
5 72 (13.09%) C++
6 59 (10.73%) PHP
7 46 (8.36%) T-SQL
8 42 (7.64%) Ruby
9 39 (7.09%) Python
10 28 (5.09%) PL/SQL
11 23 (4.18%) Scala
12 21 (3.82%) C
13 14 (2.55%) Perl
14 9 (1.64%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.45%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.45%) PHP 5
16 6 (1.09%) Objective-C
17 5 (0.91%) VB.NET
18 4 (0.73%) Apple Swift
19 2 (0.36%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 76 (13.82%) Degree
2 31 (5.64%) ISEB
3 29 (5.27%) ISTQB
4 10 (1.82%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.91%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.73%) MCP
8 4 (0.73%) MCSE
9 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.18%) PhD
10 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (15.45%) QA
2 5 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.55%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.55%) TickIT
4 2 (0.36%) WCAG
5 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (4.00%) Docker
2 5 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.73%) vSphere
3 4 (0.73%) Xen
3 4 (0.73%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (1.64%) Puppet
3 5 (0.91%) Cobbler
3 5 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.91%) Tivoli
3 5 (0.91%) Wonderware InTouch
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 69 (12.55%) Microsoft
2 25 (4.55%) Oracle
3 16 (2.91%) Google
4 15 (2.73%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.18%) HP
5 12 (2.18%) webMethods
5 12 (2.18%) WSO2
6 10 (1.82%) Adobe
7 9 (1.64%) Zend
8 8 (1.45%) Atlassian
9 7 (1.27%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.91%) VMware
10 5 (0.91%) Wonderware
11 4 (0.73%) EnterpriseDB
11 4 (0.73%) Twitter
12 3 (0.55%) Apple
13 2 (0.36%) ESRI
13 2 (0.36%) SAP
13 2 (0.36%) Sencha
13 2 (0.36%) Symbian
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Bright HR
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + generous benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reward Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: Competitive DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits & Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 47,000 + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Additional Benefits available!
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Think Money Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
CGI
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
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