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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 31 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 280 274 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.40% 6.89% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.75% 8.34% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 259 222 209
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,450 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
2871 3286 3506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 86.09% 82.69% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2674 3042
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +21 28 £40,000 - 3
Rochdale +5 12 £45,000 +9.75%
Bolton -6 6 £45,000 -5.26% 3
Salford +5 5 £41,500 -19.41%
Altrincham +4 4 £50,000 - 1
Wigan +3 1 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Cheadle -5 1 £45,000 +20.00%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 543 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 313 (55.20%) .NET
3 298 (52.56%) C#
4 218 (38.45%) MVC
4 218 (38.45%) TDD
5 213 (37.57%) JavaScript
6 212 (37.39%) ASP.NET
7 210 (37.04%) HTML
8 186 (32.80%) CSS
9 174 (30.69%) SQL Server
10 167 (29.45%) SQL
11 133 (23.46%) Degree
12 127 (22.40%) Java
13 126 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 119 (20.99%) Software Engineering
15 117 (20.63%) jQuery
16 108 (19.05%) OO
17 103 (18.17%) Web Services
18 102 (17.99%) Kanban
19 94 (16.58%) BDD
19 94 (16.58%) Project Management
20 88 (15.52%) Microsoft
20 88 (15.52%) HTML5
21 84 (14.81%) WCF
22 77 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
23 75 (13.23%) Finance
24 72 (12.70%) XML
25 67 (11.82%) Windows
25 67 (11.82%) .NET Framework
26 64 (11.29%) SDLC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 23 (4.06%) CMS
2 21 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.82%) IIS
4 14 (2.47%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.29%) Tomcat
6 11 (1.94%) Apache
7 10 (1.76%) Sitecore CMS
8 9 (1.59%) Node.js
9 8 (1.41%) JBoss
10 6 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 6 (1.06%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.88%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.53%) Sitefinity
13 3 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.53%) Confluence
13 3 (0.53%) Alfresco
13 3 (0.53%) Immediacy CMS
14 2 (0.35%) WordPress
14 2 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 30 (5.29%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.65%) MS Project
3 11 (1.94%) MS Office
4 5 (0.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.53%) RoboHelp
7 2 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.41%) Magento
2 3 (0.53%) Tridion
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.59%) Route 53
2 9 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
3 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.88%) GitHub
5 4 (0.71%) Office 365
6 1 (0.18%) SaaS
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.76%) HTTP
2 20 (3.53%) Internet
3 19 (3.35%) VPN
4 10 (1.76%) Network Security
4 10 (1.76%) Broadband
5 9 (1.59%) OpenVPN
5 9 (1.59%) PPTP
5 9 (1.59%) IPsec
6 3 (0.53%) Extranet
7 1 (0.18%) Intranet
7 1 (0.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (30.69%) SQL Server
2 48 (8.47%) MySQL
3 35 (6.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 11 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.76%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.06%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.06%) Big Data
11 5 (0.88%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.71%) DTS
12 4 (0.71%) Data Mart
13 3 (0.53%) Hazelcast
13 3 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
14 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (10.93%) Selenium
2 58 (10.23%) NUnit
3 54 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (7.58%) Git (software)
5 37 (6.53%) JIRA
6 30 (5.29%) Rhino Mocks
7 24 (4.23%) Cucumber
8 22 (3.88%) MSTest
9 21 (3.70%) Visual Studio
10 19 (3.35%) Subversion
11 15 (2.65%) Moq
12 13 (2.29%) Eclipse
13 12 (2.12%) JUnit
14 10 (1.76%) Maven
14 10 (1.76%) Jenkins
15 8 (1.41%) Xcode
16 7 (1.23%) SpecFlow
16 7 (1.23%) Jasmine
17 5 (0.88%) PhpStorm
17 5 (0.88%) Gerrit
General
1 75 (13.23%) Finance
2 23 (4.06%) Legal
3 21 (3.70%) Retail
4 20 (3.53%) Advertising
5 12 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.76%) Games
6 10 (1.76%) Back Office
7 9 (1.59%) Marketing
8 5 (0.88%) Banking
9 3 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.18%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Electronics
10 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.18%) Automotive
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 331 (58.38%) Developer
2 122 (21.52%) .NET Developer
3 77 (13.58%) Senior Developer
4 68 (11.99%) C# Developer
5 53 (9.35%) Analyst
5 53 (9.35%) Project Manager
6 40 (7.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 35 (6.17%) Development Manager
8 33 (5.82%) Java Developer
9 30 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
10 26 (4.59%) Test Analyst
11 25 (4.41%) Software Engineer
12 24 (4.23%) Lead Developer
12 24 (4.23%) Web Developer
13 23 (4.06%) Business Analyst
14 22 (3.88%) Software Developer
15 21 (3.70%) Team Leader
16 20 (3.53%) Front-End Developer
17 19 (3.35%) ASP.NET Developer
18 18 (3.17%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 313 (55.20%) .NET
2 212 (37.39%) ASP.NET
3 210 (37.04%) HTML
4 186 (32.80%) CSS
5 126 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 117 (20.63%) jQuery
7 103 (18.17%) Web Services
8 88 (15.52%) HTML5
9 84 (14.81%) WCF
10 72 (12.70%) XML
11 67 (11.82%) .NET Framework
12 54 (9.52%) AngularJS
13 53 (9.35%) CSS3
14 51 (8.99%) LINQ
15 48 (8.47%) JSON
16 45 (7.94%) Spring
17 42 (7.41%) SOAP
18 41 (7.23%) WPF
19 34 (6.00%) Castle Windsor
20 33 (5.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 59 (10.41%) Computer Science
2 46 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 30 (5.29%) User Experience
4 24 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 23 (4.06%) Inversion of Control
6 19 (3.35%) N-Tier
7 11 (1.94%) NHS
8 9 (1.59%) Cryptography
8 9 (1.59%) PKI
9 8 (1.41%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.06%) iPad
11 5 (0.88%) iPhone
12 4 (0.71%) Informatics
12 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.71%) Blackberry
12 4 (0.71%) Xbox
13 3 (0.53%) GIS
14 2 (0.35%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.82%) Windows
2 53 (9.35%) Android
3 52 (9.17%) Apple iOS
4 47 (8.29%) Linux
5 9 (1.59%) CentOS
5 9 (1.59%) UNIX
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Phone
6 4 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 543 (95.77%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (38.45%) TDD
2 218 (38.45%) MVC
3 119 (20.99%) Software Engineering
4 108 (19.05%) OO
5 102 (17.99%) Kanban
6 94 (16.58%) BDD
6 94 (16.58%) Project Management
7 77 (13.58%) Continuous Integration
8 64 (11.29%) SDLC
9 63 (11.11%) Mentoring
10 55 (9.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 54 (9.52%) Unit Testing
12 50 (8.82%) Web Development
13 48 (8.47%) OOP
14 45 (7.94%) E-Commerce
15 43 (7.58%) PRINCE2
16 42 (7.41%) Coaching
17 37 (6.53%) DevOps
18 36 (6.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 298 (52.56%) C#
2 213 (37.57%) JavaScript
3 167 (29.45%) SQL
4 127 (22.40%) Java
5 55 (9.70%) C++
6 45 (7.94%) PHP
7 27 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 25 (4.41%) Ruby
9 19 (3.35%) VB.NET
10 18 (3.17%) C
11 15 (2.65%) Objective-C
12 14 (2.47%) VB
13 12 (2.12%) PL/SQL
14 9 (1.59%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.41%) Python
16 7 (1.23%) VBA
17 6 (1.06%) Scala
17 6 (1.06%) PHP5
18 5 (0.88%) XPath
19 4 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 133 (23.46%) Degree
2 20 (3.53%) ISTQB
3 10 (1.76%) PMP
3 10 (1.76%) PMI Certification
3 10 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.59%) ISEB
5 8 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.53%) CGEIT
6 3 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.53%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (6.17%) QA
2 3 (0.53%) SLA
2 3 (0.53%) COBIT
3 2 (0.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.35%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.18%) HL7
System Software
1 16 (2.82%) Docker
2 3 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (4.06%) Puppet
2 18 (3.17%) Vagrant
3 6 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (0.53%) Kibana
6 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 88 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.88%) Oracle
3 17 (3.00%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.12%) DevExpress
5 9 (1.59%) Zend
6 7 (1.23%) Google
7 6 (1.06%) Adobe
8 5 (0.88%) Apigee
9 4 (0.71%) Facebook
9 4 (0.71%) Twitter
9 4 (0.71%) Hitachi
9 4 (0.71%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.71%) Symbian
10 3 (0.53%) SAP
10 3 (0.53%) IBM
10 3 (0.53%) VMware
10 3 (0.53%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.35%) Tableau
11 2 (0.35%) Telerik
11 2 (0.35%) Alterian
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good bonus
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Altrincham, Cheshire
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Salary: £42000 per annum + benefits
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