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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 291 267 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 8.40% 7.38% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.48% 8.54% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 266 251 227
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 £55,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average 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
3070 3127 3422
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 88.63% 86.38% 86.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2597 2568 2831
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 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 29 April 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 +25 21 £45,000 - 3
Rochdale +2 8 £50,000 +11.11%
Sale +3 1 - - 1
Bolton +1 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Salford -5 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 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.

1 526 (95.99%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (39.23%) .NET
3 199 (36.31%) C#
4 194 (35.40%) JavaScript
4 194 (35.40%) TDD
5 178 (32.48%) Java
6 169 (30.84%) HTML
7 153 (27.92%) CSS
8 143 (26.09%) SQL
9 128 (23.36%) OO
10 124 (22.63%) Continuous Integration
11 123 (22.45%) Software Engineering
11 123 (22.45%) MVC
12 119 (21.72%) ASP.NET
13 112 (20.44%) jQuery
14 106 (19.34%) BDD
15 104 (18.98%) Kanban
16 99 (18.07%) Finance
17 92 (16.79%) XML
18 89 (16.24%) Git (software)
19 88 (16.06%) QA
19 88 (16.06%) Web Services
20 87 (15.88%) Windows
21 86 (15.69%) WCF
22 85 (15.51%) Web Development
23 84 (15.33%) SQL Server
24 81 (14.78%) Mentoring
25 80 (14.60%) WPF
26 76 (13.87%) Ruby
27 75 (13.69%) Linux

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 34 (6.20%) Apache
2 31 (5.66%) WebSphere
3 23 (4.20%) JBoss
4 21 (3.83%) CMS
5 19 (3.47%) OpenStack
5 19 (3.47%) WebLogic
6 18 (3.28%) Node.js
7 15 (2.74%) CloudStack
7 15 (2.74%) Mule
8 12 (2.19%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (1.46%) nginx
10 7 (1.28%) Apache Solr
10 7 (1.28%) Confluence
11 6 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.09%) Umbraco
12 5 (0.91%) Alfresco
12 5 (0.91%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.46%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.09%) MS Project
4 4 (0.73%) MS Office
5 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) SDL Web 8
2 3 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.36%) Magento
3 2 (0.36%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 37 (6.75%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (5.11%) SaaS
4 20 (3.65%) PaaS
5 17 (3.10%) GitHub
6 12 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (2.19%) Amazon S3
6 12 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 5 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.73%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.29%) Internet
2 16 (2.92%) Firewall
3 9 (1.64%) HTTP
4 8 (1.46%) SPDY
4 8 (1.46%) SSL
5 6 (1.09%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.18%) MPLS
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
6 1 (0.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.94%) MySQL
3 33 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 24 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.37%) Couchbase
6 13 (2.37%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.19%) Hazelcast
7 12 (2.19%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.01%) Redis
9 10 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (0.91%) Big Data
11 5 (0.91%) Neo4j
11 5 (0.91%) SQLite
12 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.55%) GIS
13 3 (0.55%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 89 (16.24%) Git (software)
2 68 (12.41%) Selenium
3 56 (10.22%) NUnit
4 47 (8.58%) MSTest
5 42 (7.66%) JIRA
6 38 (6.93%) Jenkins
7 33 (6.02%) Maven
8 20 (3.65%) Team Foundation Server
9 18 (3.28%) JUnit
10 16 (2.92%) Visual Studio
11 13 (2.37%) SpecFlow
11 13 (2.37%) WebDriver
12 12 (2.19%) Cucumber
12 12 (2.19%) git-flow
12 12 (2.19%) Hudson
12 12 (2.19%) Moq
12 12 (2.19%) Subversion
13 11 (2.01%) Eclipse
14 10 (1.82%) Ant
15 9 (1.64%) Mercurial
General
1 99 (18.07%) Finance
2 24 (4.38%) Retail
3 11 (2.01%) Games
4 10 (1.82%) Marketing
4 10 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.28%) Back Office
6 5 (0.91%) Aerospace
6 5 (0.91%) Banking
6 5 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.55%) Billing
7 3 (0.55%) Electronics
8 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.18%) Advertising
9 1 (0.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 269 (49.09%) Developer
2 88 (16.06%) .NET Developer
3 85 (15.51%) Senior Developer
4 75 (13.69%) C# Developer
5 68 (12.41%) Software Engineer
6 63 (11.50%) Java Developer
7 59 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
7 59 (10.77%) Software Developer
8 47 (8.58%) Analyst
9 37 (6.75%) Senior C# Developer
9 37 (6.75%) Test Analyst
10 36 (6.57%) C# Software Engineer
11 35 (6.39%) .NET Software Engineer
11 35 (6.39%) PHP Developer
12 33 (6.02%) Software Manager
12 33 (6.02%) Tester
13 29 (5.29%) Java Engineer
13 29 (5.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 29 (5.29%) Senior Java Developer
14 28 (5.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (39.23%) .NET
2 169 (30.84%) HTML
3 153 (27.92%) CSS
4 119 (21.72%) ASP.NET
5 112 (20.44%) jQuery
6 92 (16.79%) XML
7 88 (16.06%) Web Services
8 86 (15.69%) WCF
9 80 (14.60%) WPF
10 72 (13.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 67 (12.23%) AngularJS
11 67 (12.23%) SOAP
12 66 (12.04%) RESTful
13 58 (10.58%) HTML5
14 54 (9.85%) LINQ
15 48 (8.76%) JSON
16 46 (8.39%) Spring
17 44 (8.03%) CSS3
18 42 (7.66%) .NET Framework
19 36 (6.57%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.94%) Enterprise Software
2 40 (7.30%) Computer Science
3 39 (7.12%) User Experience
4 32 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.65%) Mobile App
6 15 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.55%) iPad
8 12 (2.19%) Algorithms
9 9 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (1.64%) Xbox
10 7 (1.28%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.09%) EPoS
12 4 (0.73%) PMI
12 4 (0.73%) W3C
13 3 (0.55%) Visualisation
14 2 (0.36%) Clustering
14 2 (0.36%) Data Integration
14 2 (0.36%) Replication
15 1 (0.18%) Management Information System
15 1 (0.18%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 87 (15.88%) Windows
2 75 (13.69%) Linux
3 30 (5.47%) Unix
4 18 (3.28%) Android
4 18 (3.28%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.09%) CoreOS
6 6 (1.09%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.36%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.36%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.18%) CentOS
8 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 526 (95.99%) Agile Software Development
2 194 (35.40%) TDD
3 128 (23.36%) OO
4 124 (22.63%) Continuous Integration
5 123 (22.45%) MVC
5 123 (22.45%) Software Engineering
6 106 (19.34%) BDD
7 104 (18.98%) Kanban
8 85 (15.51%) Web Development
9 81 (14.78%) Mentoring
10 65 (11.86%) DevOps
11 64 (11.68%) SOA
12 59 (10.77%) Test Scripting
13 54 (9.85%) E-Commerce
14 51 (9.31%) MVVM
15 50 (9.12%) DSDM
16 48 (8.76%) RUP
17 45 (8.21%) SDLC
18 44 (8.03%) OOP
19 42 (7.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 199 (36.31%) C#
2 194 (35.40%) JavaScript
3 178 (32.48%) Java
4 143 (26.09%) SQL
5 76 (13.87%) Ruby
6 69 (12.59%) PHP
7 59 (10.77%) C++
8 58 (10.58%) Python
9 44 (8.03%) T-SQL
10 32 (5.84%) PL/SQL
11 29 (5.29%) C
12 19 (3.47%) Shell Script
13 18 (3.28%) Scala
14 17 (3.10%) Bash Shell
15 13 (2.37%) Perl
16 11 (2.01%) PHP 5
17 9 (1.64%) Go
18 8 (1.46%) CoffeeScript
19 7 (1.28%) ES6
19 7 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 73 (13.32%) Degree
2 35 (6.39%) ISTQB
3 28 (5.11%) ISEB
4 11 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 10 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.73%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.55%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.36%) PhD
8 2 (0.36%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.18%) CCNA
9 1 (0.18%) CCNP
9 1 (0.18%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.18%) HND
9 1 (0.18%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (16.06%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (5.84%) Docker
2 15 (2.74%) vSphere
2 15 (2.74%) Xen
2 15 (2.74%) XenServer
3 4 (0.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 30 (5.47%) Puppet
2 16 (2.92%) Cobbler
2 16 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.92%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.73%) Grafana
3 4 (0.73%) Graphite
3 4 (0.73%) Packer
3 4 (0.73%) Terraform
3 4 (0.73%) Uchiwa
3 4 (0.73%) Wonderware InTouch
4 1 (0.18%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.18%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 56 (10.22%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.29%) Google
3 27 (4.93%) Oracle
4 19 (3.47%) WSO2
5 18 (3.28%) webMethods
6 15 (2.74%) EnterpriseDB
7 14 (2.55%) Atlassian
8 13 (2.37%) Sitecore
9 10 (1.82%) Zend
10 8 (1.46%) Adobe
11 6 (1.09%) Snowplow
12 5 (0.91%) Twitter
13 4 (0.73%) EPiServer
13 4 (0.73%) MuleSoft
13 4 (0.73%) VMware
13 4 (0.73%) Wonderware
14 3 (0.55%) Apple
14 3 (0.55%) Facebook
14 3 (0.55%) HP
14 3 (0.55%) SAP
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