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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 308 222 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 7.57% 5.75% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 7.45% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 226 173 181
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
3338 2980 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 77.24% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 2557 2657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +10 17 £35,000 - 9
Cheadle - 16 £37,500 -
Bolton -4 9 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Salford 0 7 £60,000 +51.89%
Rochdale - 7 £42,500 -
Wigan -5 1 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Oldham - 1 - -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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.

1 276 (49.11%) C#
2 263 (46.80%) .NET
3 231 (41.10%) SQL Server
4 226 (40.21%) MVC
5 202 (35.94%) TDD
6 199 (35.41%) ASP.NET
7 187 (33.27%) HTML
7 187 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
8 179 (31.85%) JavaScript
9 152 (27.05%) CSS
10 133 (23.67%) Java
11 121 (21.53%) jQuery
12 112 (19.93%) SQL
13 108 (19.22%) Degree
14 106 (18.86%) Web Services
14 106 (18.86%) Microsoft
15 91 (16.19%) E-Commerce
16 86 (15.30%) XML
17 80 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
18 76 (13.52%) Web Development
19 74 (13.17%) J2EE
20 71 (12.63%) Unit Testing
21 68 (12.10%) Hibernate
22 67 (11.92%) Spring
23 66 (11.74%) Oracle
23 66 (11.74%) Windows
24 65 (11.57%) OOP
25 64 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
26 63 (11.21%) OO
26 63 (11.21%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 49 (8.72%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.27%) IIS
3 18 (3.20%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.31%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.14%) Confluence
6 10 (1.78%) Apache
7 8 (1.42%) Node.js
8 7 (1.25%) WebSphere
8 7 (1.25%) GlassFish
9 5 (0.89%) Lync
10 4 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.53%) SAS
11 3 (0.53%) CMS
12 2 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.36%) K2 blackpearl
12 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.36%) WordPress
13 1 (0.18%) nginx
Applications
1 36 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.02%) Photoshop
3 15 (2.67%) MS Office
4 10 (1.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.18%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 17 (3.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.42%) Magento
3 7 (1.25%) Tridion
4 5 (0.89%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.89%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.71%) SaaS
2 4 (0.71%) GitHub
3 3 (0.53%) IaaS
3 3 (0.53%) PaaS
4 2 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.18%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.18%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.96%) Internet
2 9 (1.60%) AMQP
3 4 (0.71%) Firewall
3 4 (0.71%) HTTP
3 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.18%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (0.18%) VoIP
4 1 (0.18%) IPv4
4 1 (0.18%) IPv6
4 1 (0.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (41.10%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.05%) MySQL
3 32 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (5.16%) Relational Database
5 22 (3.91%) RavenDB
6 19 (3.38%) DB2
7 18 (3.20%) Oracle Database
8 16 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 11 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.60%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 9 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 6 (1.07%) Oracle Database 11g
15 4 (0.71%) NoSQL
15 4 (0.71%) Big Data
16 2 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
16 2 (0.36%) MongoDB
17 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 53 (9.43%) Visual Studio
1 53 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 49 (8.72%) Git (software)
3 39 (6.94%) JUnit
4 35 (6.23%) Eclipse
5 28 (4.98%) Jenkins
6 21 (3.74%) ReSharper
7 19 (3.38%) Selenium
8 17 (3.02%) Gradle
8 17 (3.02%) JIRA
9 13 (2.31%) Ant
10 12 (2.14%) NUnit
11 11 (1.96%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.78%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 9 (1.60%) Maven
13 9 (1.60%) Subversion
14 8 (1.42%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (1.42%) Gerrit
15 7 (1.25%) SpecFlow
16 6 (1.07%) Xcode
General
1 55 (9.79%) Finance
2 35 (6.23%) Telecoms
3 30 (5.34%) Retail
4 27 (4.80%) Automotive
5 11 (1.96%) Games
6 10 (1.78%) Marketing
7 7 (1.25%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.25%) Publishing
8 6 (1.07%) Advertising
9 3 (0.53%) German Language
9 3 (0.53%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.53%) Turkish Language
9 3 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) Law
10 2 (0.36%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Legal
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.18%) Billing
Job Titles
1 387 (68.86%) Developer
2 123 (21.89%) Senior Developer
3 105 (18.68%) .NET Developer
4 94 (16.73%) Java Developer
5 71 (12.63%) C# Developer
6 52 (9.25%) Analyst
7 38 (6.76%) Project Manager
8 31 (5.52%) Business Analyst
9 30 (5.34%) Senior .NET Developer
10 29 (5.16%) C# .NET Developer
11 26 (4.63%) ASP.NET Developer
11 26 (4.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (4.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 25 (4.45%) Web Developer
12 25 (4.45%) Software Engineer
13 24 (4.27%) Senior C# Developer
13 24 (4.27%) iOS Developer
14 23 (4.09%) Software Developer
15 22 (3.91%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (3.91%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (46.80%) .NET
2 199 (35.41%) ASP.NET
3 187 (33.27%) HTML
4 152 (27.05%) CSS
5 121 (21.53%) jQuery
6 106 (18.86%) Web Services
7 86 (15.30%) XML
8 80 (14.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 74 (13.17%) J2EE
10 68 (12.10%) Hibernate
11 67 (11.92%) Spring
12 63 (11.21%) Ajax
13 60 (10.68%) .NET Framework
14 59 (10.50%) LINQ
14 59 (10.50%) WCF
15 52 (9.25%) HTML5
16 48 (8.54%) Backbone.js
17 47 (8.36%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 40 (7.12%) SOAP
19 38 (6.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (7.30%) Mobile App
2 34 (6.05%) Computer Science
3 22 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (3.20%) iPhone
5 14 (2.49%) N-Tier
6 12 (2.14%) iPad
7 11 (1.96%) Mathematics
7 11 (1.96%) Open Source
8 9 (1.60%) Blackberry
9 8 (1.42%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.07%) W3C
11 5 (0.89%) EMV
11 5 (0.89%) APACS
12 4 (0.71%) Social Media
12 4 (0.71%) New Media
13 3 (0.53%) Smartphone
13 3 (0.53%) Human Factors
13 3 (0.53%) RIA
14 2 (0.36%) Client/Server
14 2 (0.36%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 66 (11.74%) Windows
2 45 (8.01%) Linux
3 43 (7.65%) Android
4 38 (6.76%) Apple iOS
5 11 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (1.42%) UNIX
7 2 (0.36%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.36%) AIX
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (40.21%) MVC
2 202 (35.94%) TDD
3 187 (33.27%) Agile Software Development
4 91 (16.19%) E-Commerce
5 76 (13.52%) Web Development
6 71 (12.63%) Unit Testing
7 65 (11.57%) OOP
8 64 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
9 63 (11.21%) OO
10 56 (9.96%) Kanban
11 53 (9.43%) Software Engineering
12 45 (8.01%) Project Management
13 38 (6.76%) BDD
14 36 (6.41%) Pair Programming
15 34 (6.05%) Domain-Driven Design
16 30 (5.34%) CRM
17 29 (5.16%) iOS Development
18 26 (4.63%) Android Development
19 25 (4.45%) Business Analysis
20 22 (3.91%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 276 (49.11%) C#
2 179 (31.85%) JavaScript
3 133 (23.67%) Java
4 112 (19.93%) SQL
5 30 (5.34%) Objective-C
6 27 (4.80%) PHP
7 23 (4.09%) Ruby
8 17 (3.02%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.49%) VB.NET
10 12 (2.14%) VB
11 10 (1.78%) C++
12 8 (1.42%) Delphi
12 8 (1.42%) C
13 7 (1.25%) TypeScript
14 6 (1.07%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.07%) XPath
15 5 (0.89%) PowerShell
15 5 (0.89%) PHP5
15 5 (0.89%) PHP4
16 4 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 108 (19.22%) Degree
2 16 (2.85%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.67%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.49%) MCP
5 12 (2.14%) ISEB
5 12 (2.14%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (1.60%) MCSE
8 6 (1.07%) HND
9 5 (0.89%) CCNP
9 5 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.53%) CBAP
11 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.18%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.18%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.47%) QA
2 6 (1.07%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.18%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.18%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.53%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.36%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 106 (18.86%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.74%) Oracle
3 17 (3.02%) Sybase
3 17 (3.02%) HP
4 11 (1.96%) Atlassian
4 11 (1.96%) Red Hat
5 9 (1.60%) EPiServer
5 9 (1.60%) hybris
5 9 (1.60%) VMware
6 6 (1.07%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.89%) JBoss
7 5 (0.89%) Sage
7 5 (0.89%) Adobe
7 5 (0.89%) Google
8 4 (0.71%) Wonderware
9 3 (0.53%) Zend
9 3 (0.53%) Apple
10 2 (0.36%) Endeca
11 1 (0.18%) Twitter
11 1 (0.18%) Tableau
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