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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 33 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 253 257 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.85% 6.72% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.19% 8.07% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 233 227 217
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,700 £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
2754 3186 3364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 85.45% 83.32% 82.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2271 2602 2911
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 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 June 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 June 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 +8 24 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Rochdale +7 14 £45,000 +11.11% 3
Salford +7 8 £41,500 -18.62% 2
Altrincham 0 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Bolton -10 7 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Cheadle -3 4 £38,750 -3.12% 3
Sale - 2 £58,750 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 498 (95.04%) Agile Software Development
2 299 (57.06%) .NET
3 286 (54.58%) C#
4 211 (40.27%) MVC
5 204 (38.93%) TDD
6 200 (38.17%) ASP.NET
7 186 (35.50%) HTML
8 185 (35.31%) JavaScript
9 170 (32.44%) SQL
10 169 (32.25%) CSS
11 162 (30.92%) SQL Server
12 134 (25.57%) Degree
13 125 (23.85%) ASP.NET MVC
14 122 (23.28%) Java
15 112 (21.37%) jQuery
16 108 (20.61%) Software Engineering
17 95 (18.13%) OO
18 89 (16.98%) Web Services
18 89 (16.98%) Kanban
19 86 (16.41%) Microsoft
20 85 (16.22%) BDD
21 81 (15.46%) HTML5
22 79 (15.08%) Project Management
23 76 (14.50%) WCF
24 72 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
25 69 (13.17%) .NET Framework
26 67 (12.79%) XML
27 65 (12.40%) Windows
28 64 (12.21%) Finance
29 60 (11.45%) SDLC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 24 (4.58%) CMS
2 22 (4.20%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.48%) Tomcat
3 13 (2.48%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (2.29%) IIS
5 11 (2.10%) Apache
6 10 (1.91%) Umbraco
7 8 (1.53%) Node.js
7 8 (1.53%) JBoss
8 6 (1.15%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.15%) WebLogic
9 5 (0.95%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.57%) Confluence
12 2 (0.38%) Drupal
12 2 (0.38%) WordPress
12 2 (0.38%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.38%) Immediacy CMS
12 2 (0.38%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 26 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.05%) MS Project
3 8 (1.53%) MS Office
4 3 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.38%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 8 (1.53%) Magento
2 2 (0.38%) Tridion
2 2 (0.38%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.95%) Route 53
3 5 (0.95%) GitHub
3 5 (0.95%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (0.76%) Office 365
5 1 (0.19%) SaaS
5 1 (0.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.77%) HTTP
2 18 (3.44%) Internet
3 11 (2.10%) Broadband
3 11 (2.10%) VPN
4 6 (1.15%) Network Security
5 5 (0.95%) PPTP
5 5 (0.95%) IPsec
5 5 (0.95%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (30.92%) SQL Server
2 39 (7.44%) MySQL
3 33 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (2.29%) MongoDB
6 12 (2.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (1.91%) Oracle Database
8 8 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.34%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.15%) Big Data
11 4 (0.76%) Data Mart
11 4 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.76%) DTS
12 3 (0.57%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.38%) QlikView
13 2 (0.38%) SQLite
13 2 (0.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 58 (11.07%) Selenium
2 53 (10.11%) NUnit
3 52 (9.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (7.82%) Git (software)
5 34 (6.49%) JIRA
6 27 (5.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 21 (4.01%) Subversion
7 21 (4.01%) Cucumber
8 19 (3.63%) Visual Studio
9 18 (3.44%) MSTest
10 15 (2.86%) Moq
11 14 (2.67%) Eclipse
12 12 (2.29%) JUnit
13 10 (1.91%) Jenkins
14 9 (1.72%) Maven
15 8 (1.53%) Xcode
16 7 (1.34%) SpecFlow
16 7 (1.34%) TeamCity
17 5 (0.95%) PhpStorm
17 5 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (12.21%) Finance
2 21 (4.01%) Retail
3 18 (3.44%) Advertising
4 12 (2.29%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.10%) Legal
5 11 (2.10%) Marketing
6 10 (1.91%) Back Office
7 8 (1.53%) Games
8 3 (0.57%) Banking
8 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.57%) Music Industry
9 2 (0.38%) Automotive
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.19%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Publishing
10 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 314 (59.92%) Developer
2 111 (21.18%) .NET Developer
3 73 (13.93%) Senior Developer
4 69 (13.17%) C# Developer
5 48 (9.16%) Analyst
6 46 (8.78%) Project Manager
7 40 (7.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 36 (6.87%) Development Manager
9 33 (6.30%) Java Developer
10 29 (5.53%) Test Analyst
11 24 (4.58%) Senior .NET Developer
11 24 (4.58%) Team Leader
12 22 (4.20%) Web Developer
13 21 (4.01%) Software Engineer
13 21 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
13 21 (4.01%) Senior Java Developer
14 20 (3.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 20 (3.82%) Software Developer
15 19 (3.63%) Lead Developer
15 19 (3.63%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 299 (57.06%) .NET
2 200 (38.17%) ASP.NET
3 186 (35.50%) HTML
4 169 (32.25%) CSS
5 125 (23.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 112 (21.37%) jQuery
7 89 (16.98%) Web Services
8 81 (15.46%) HTML5
9 76 (14.50%) WCF
10 69 (13.17%) .NET Framework
11 67 (12.79%) XML
12 50 (9.54%) CSS3
13 48 (9.16%) JSON
13 48 (9.16%) LINQ
14 45 (8.59%) AngularJS
15 44 (8.40%) Spring
16 39 (7.44%) SOAP
17 33 (6.30%) WPF
18 32 (6.11%) Castle Windsor
19 31 (5.92%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 54 (10.31%) Computer Science
2 33 (6.30%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.34%) User Experience
4 26 (4.96%) Inversion of Control
5 20 (3.82%) N-Tier
6 18 (3.44%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (2.10%) NHS
8 7 (1.34%) Visualisation
9 5 (0.95%) Cryptography
9 5 (0.95%) Informatics
9 5 (0.95%) PKI
10 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.38%) iPad
11 2 (0.38%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.38%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.19%) DTV
12 1 (0.19%) LIMS
12 1 (0.19%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.19%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 65 (12.40%) Windows
2 45 (8.59%) Android
3 44 (8.40%) Apple iOS
4 41 (7.82%) Linux
5 9 (1.72%) UNIX
6 5 (0.95%) CentOS
7 3 (0.57%) Solaris
8 1 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 498 (95.04%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (40.27%) MVC
3 204 (38.93%) TDD
4 108 (20.61%) Software Engineering
5 95 (18.13%) OO
6 89 (16.98%) Kanban
7 85 (16.22%) BDD
8 79 (15.08%) Project Management
9 72 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
10 60 (11.45%) SDLC
11 57 (10.88%) Mentoring
12 55 (10.50%) Unit Testing
13 51 (9.73%) Web Development
14 43 (8.21%) PRINCE2
14 43 (8.21%) Coaching
15 41 (7.82%) E-Commerce
16 39 (7.44%) OOP
17 36 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (6.49%) Dependency Injection
18 34 (6.49%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 286 (54.58%) C#
2 185 (35.31%) JavaScript
3 170 (32.44%) SQL
4 122 (23.28%) Java
5 41 (7.82%) C++
6 36 (6.87%) PHP
7 30 (5.73%) Ruby
8 25 (4.77%) T-SQL
9 17 (3.24%) C
10 15 (2.86%) VB.NET
11 13 (2.48%) VB
12 11 (2.10%) Objective-C
13 8 (1.53%) PL/SQL
14 7 (1.34%) VBA
15 6 (1.15%) PHP5
15 6 (1.15%) Scala
16 5 (0.95%) Bash Shell
16 5 (0.95%) XPath
17 4 (0.76%) Python
17 4 (0.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 134 (25.57%) Degree
2 21 (4.01%) ISTQB
3 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.53%) PMP
4 8 (1.53%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (0.95%) ISEB
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.57%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.19%) CGEIT
8 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.11%) QA
2 7 (1.34%) SLA
3 2 (0.38%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.19%) HL7
4 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (1.53%) Docker
2 3 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (2.86%) Puppet
2 11 (2.10%) Vagrant
3 7 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.76%) Kibana
Vendors
1 86 (16.41%) Microsoft
2 43 (8.21%) Oracle
3 16 (3.05%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.29%) DevExpress
5 7 (1.34%) Google
6 6 (1.15%) Zend
7 5 (0.95%) Twitter
7 5 (0.95%) Apigee
8 4 (0.76%) Wonderware
8 4 (0.76%) Facebook
8 4 (0.76%) SAP
8 4 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.76%) Red Hat
8 4 (0.76%) Hitachi
9 3 (0.57%) Adobe
9 3 (0.57%) IBM
9 3 (0.57%) VMware
10 2 (0.38%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.38%) Tableau
10 2 (0.38%) Telerik
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