The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 21 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 329 258 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.63% 7.78% 6.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 8.82% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 307 239 220
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
3010 2926 3301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.11% 88.19% 85.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2399 2699
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Manchester

Scrum
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +7 15 £42,000 +5.00% 5
Rochdale -3 8 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Altrincham +9 3 £45,500 +51.66% 5
Sale +4 1 - - 2
Salford -2 1 £35,000 -26.31% 5
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 549 (94.17%) Agile Software Development
2 240 (41.17%) .NET
3 223 (38.25%) C#
4 222 (38.08%) TDD
5 212 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 191 (32.76%) Java
7 178 (30.53%) HTML
8 169 (28.99%) SQL
9 158 (27.10%) CSS
10 145 (24.87%) MVC
11 134 (22.98%) Continuous Integration
12 133 (22.81%) ASP.NET
12 133 (22.81%) OO
13 128 (21.96%) Software Engineering
14 125 (21.44%) jQuery
14 125 (21.44%) BDD
15 112 (19.21%) Kanban
16 103 (17.67%) Finance
17 97 (16.64%) SQL Server
18 96 (16.47%) XML
19 95 (16.30%) Git (software)
20 88 (15.09%) Web Development
21 85 (14.58%) Web Services
21 85 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
22 84 (14.41%) Ruby
23 82 (14.07%) Degree
23 82 (14.07%) Windows
24 81 (13.89%) QA
24 81 (13.89%) Mentoring
25 80 (13.72%) DevOps

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (5.83%) WebSphere
2 29 (4.97%) Apache
3 26 (4.46%) JBoss
4 25 (4.29%) OpenStack
5 22 (3.77%) WebLogic
6 19 (3.26%) CloudStack
6 19 (3.26%) CMS
7 18 (3.09%) Mule
8 16 (2.74%) Node.js
9 11 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
10 10 (1.72%) Confluence
11 9 (1.54%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.37%) nginx
13 6 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.86%) Umbraco
15 4 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
15 4 (0.69%) SharePoint
15 4 (0.69%) Tomcat
16 3 (0.51%) Alfresco
Applications
1 13 (2.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.54%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.51%) MS Project
4 2 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (0.51%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Sonata
4 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (7.38%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (5.49%) SaaS
4 20 (3.43%) PaaS
5 19 (3.26%) GitHub
6 12 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.06%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 7 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.20%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.17%) Google Play
9 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.80%) Internet
2 21 (3.60%) Firewall
3 9 (1.54%) HTTP
4 8 (1.37%) SPDY
4 8 (1.37%) SSL
5 6 (1.03%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.34%) MPLS
6 2 (0.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (16.64%) SQL Server
2 53 (9.09%) MySQL
3 37 (6.35%) NoSQL
4 26 (4.46%) Apache Cassandra
5 22 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (2.57%) MongoDB
7 14 (2.40%) Relational Database
8 13 (2.23%) Couchbase
8 13 (2.23%) Redis
9 12 (2.06%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (2.06%) Hazelcast
9 12 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
10 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (1.20%) Big Data
11 7 (1.20%) Neo4j
12 5 (0.86%) GIS
12 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
13 4 (0.69%) Oracle Database
13 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 95 (16.30%) Git (software)
2 73 (12.52%) Selenium
3 55 (9.43%) NUnit
4 47 (8.06%) JIRA
5 45 (7.72%) MSTest
6 43 (7.38%) Jenkins
7 36 (6.17%) Maven
8 21 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 19 (3.26%) Visual Studio
10 18 (3.09%) JUnit
11 16 (2.74%) WebDriver
12 14 (2.40%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.40%) Subversion
13 12 (2.06%) git-flow
13 12 (2.06%) Hudson
14 11 (1.89%) Ant
14 11 (1.89%) Eclipse
14 11 (1.89%) Moq
14 11 (1.89%) SpecFlow
15 10 (1.72%) Mercurial
General
1 103 (17.67%) Finance
2 31 (5.32%) Retail
3 17 (2.92%) Marketing
4 12 (2.06%) Games
4 12 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.72%) Back Office
6 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.69%) Advertising
7 4 (0.69%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.69%) Banking
7 4 (0.69%) Electronics
8 3 (0.51%) Billing
9 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 295 (50.60%) Developer
2 95 (16.30%) .NET Developer
3 87 (14.92%) Senior Developer
4 76 (13.04%) C# Developer
5 74 (12.69%) Java Developer
6 64 (10.98%) Software Engineer
7 59 (10.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 57 (9.78%) Software Developer
9 47 (8.06%) Analyst
10 36 (6.17%) PHP Developer
10 36 (6.17%) Senior Java Developer
11 35 (6.00%) Test Analyst
12 34 (5.83%) .NET Software Engineer
13 32 (5.49%) Software Manager
14 31 (5.32%) C# Software Engineer
14 31 (5.32%) Senior C# Developer
15 29 (4.97%) Java Engineer
16 28 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 27 (4.63%) Senior .NET Developer
17 27 (4.63%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (41.17%) .NET
2 178 (30.53%) HTML
3 158 (27.10%) CSS
4 133 (22.81%) ASP.NET
5 125 (21.44%) jQuery
6 96 (16.47%) XML
7 85 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 85 (14.58%) Web Services
8 78 (13.38%) WCF
9 77 (13.21%) WPF
10 76 (13.04%) AngularJS
11 73 (12.52%) RESTful
12 69 (11.84%) HTML5
12 69 (11.84%) SOAP
13 57 (9.78%) LINQ
14 52 (8.92%) CSS3
14 52 (8.92%) Spring
15 50 (8.58%) JSON
16 43 (7.38%) .NET Framework
17 40 (6.86%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.40%) Computer Science
2 48 (8.23%) Enterprise Software
3 38 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.52%) User Experience
4 27 (4.63%) Mobile App
5 20 (3.43%) iPad
6 15 (2.57%) Algorithms
7 12 (2.06%) N-Tier
8 11 (1.89%) Xbox
9 9 (1.54%) Inversion of Control
10 6 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.03%) PMI
11 5 (0.86%) EPoS
12 4 (0.69%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.51%) NHS
13 3 (0.51%) W3C
14 2 (0.34%) Clustering
14 2 (0.34%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.34%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (14.07%) Windows
2 78 (13.38%) Linux
3 33 (5.66%) Unix
4 20 (3.43%) Android
4 20 (3.43%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.37%) CoreOS
5 8 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 6 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.34%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 549 (94.17%) Agile Software Development
2 222 (38.08%) TDD
3 145 (24.87%) MVC
4 134 (22.98%) Continuous Integration
5 133 (22.81%) OO
6 128 (21.96%) Software Engineering
7 125 (21.44%) BDD
8 112 (19.21%) Kanban
9 88 (15.09%) Web Development
10 81 (13.89%) Mentoring
11 80 (13.72%) DevOps
12 66 (11.32%) SOA
13 58 (9.95%) Test Scripting
14 55 (9.43%) E-Commerce
14 55 (9.43%) RUP
15 54 (9.26%) DSDM
15 54 (9.26%) MVVM
16 49 (8.40%) Unit Testing
17 43 (7.38%) OOP
18 42 (7.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 223 (38.25%) C#
2 212 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 191 (32.76%) Java
4 169 (28.99%) SQL
5 84 (14.41%) Ruby
6 70 (12.01%) PHP
7 67 (11.49%) Python
8 58 (9.95%) C++
9 50 (8.58%) T-SQL
10 35 (6.00%) PL/SQL
11 30 (5.15%) C
12 22 (3.77%) Shell Script
13 21 (3.60%) Bash Shell
14 20 (3.43%) Scala
15 13 (2.23%) Perl
16 11 (1.89%) Groovy
17 9 (1.54%) CoffeeScript
17 9 (1.54%) Go
17 9 (1.54%) VB.NET
18 8 (1.37%) ES6
Qualifications
1 82 (14.07%) Degree
2 37 (6.35%) ISTQB
3 24 (4.12%) ISEB
4 10 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.20%) HND
6 6 (1.03%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.03%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) CCNA
7 2 (0.34%) CCNP
7 2 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.34%) PhD
8 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (13.89%) QA
2 2 (0.34%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 34 (5.83%) Docker
2 19 (3.26%) vSphere
2 19 (3.26%) Xen
2 19 (3.26%) XenServer
3 3 (0.51%) Varnish
3 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 41 (7.03%) Puppet
2 20 (3.43%) Cobbler
2 20 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
2 20 (3.43%) Tivoli
3 6 (1.03%) Grafana
3 6 (1.03%) Graphite
3 6 (1.03%) Packer
3 6 (1.03%) Terraform
3 6 (1.03%) Uchiwa
4 3 (0.51%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.34%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 64 (10.98%) Microsoft
2 37 (6.35%) Oracle
3 34 (5.83%) Google
4 21 (3.60%) WSO2
5 19 (3.26%) Atlassian
5 19 (3.26%) EnterpriseDB
6 18 (3.09%) webMethods
7 12 (2.06%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.37%) Snowplow
9 6 (1.03%) Adobe
9 6 (1.03%) MuleSoft
9 6 (1.03%) Twitter
9 6 (1.03%) Zend
10 5 (0.86%) EPiServer
11 4 (0.69%) SAP
12 3 (0.51%) Apple
12 3 (0.51%) Facebook
12 3 (0.51%) HP
12 3 (0.51%) VMware
12 3 (0.51%) Wonderware
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