The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 526 531 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.96% 8.12% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 9.14% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 474 468 438
Median salary £42,960 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5117 5811 6110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.88% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4708 4835
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Scrum
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the North West region.

Scrum Salary Trend in the North West

Scrum
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in the North West

Scrum
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Manchester +7 393 £45,000 +8.43% 85
Cheshire +2 88 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Lancashire +16 27 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Merseyside -27 18 £50,000 +27.38% 8
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 915 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 460 (47.23%) .NET
3 434 (44.56%) C#
4 381 (39.12%) TDD
5 340 (34.91%) JavaScript
6 325 (33.37%) HTML
7 313 (32.14%) MVC
8 309 (31.72%) CSS
9 303 (31.11%) ASP.NET
10 298 (30.60%) SQL
11 277 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
12 273 (28.03%) SQL Server
13 239 (24.54%) Kanban
14 227 (23.31%) Java
15 219 (22.48%) jQuery
16 208 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 179 (18.38%) OO
18 177 (18.17%) Windows
19 176 (18.07%) Finance
20 173 (17.76%) WCF
21 165 (16.94%) Microsoft
22 162 (16.63%) BDD
23 149 (15.30%) XML
24 146 (14.99%) Software Engineering
25 141 (14.48%) WPF
26 138 (14.17%) Web Services
27 131 (13.45%) Git (software)
28 129 (13.24%) AngularJS
29 128 (13.14%) HTML5
30 126 (12.94%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 50 (5.13%) CMS
1 50 (5.13%) WebSphere
2 35 (3.59%) OpenStack
3 34 (3.49%) JBoss
4 32 (3.29%) SharePoint
5 29 (2.98%) WebLogic
6 26 (2.67%) CloudStack
7 15 (1.54%) NServiceBus
8 14 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.44%) nginx
9 13 (1.33%) Apache
9 13 (1.33%) Mule
10 11 (1.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 9 (0.92%) Apache Solr
11 9 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (0.92%) IIS
12 8 (0.82%) Mule ESB
12 8 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
12 8 (0.82%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.82%) Umbraco
Applications
1 70 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.03%) MS Project
3 4 (0.41%) MS Office
4 3 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 26 (2.67%) Magento
2 20 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.51%) Sonata
5 4 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.10%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.10%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 85 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 56 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (2.05%) Adobe Analytics
5 18 (1.85%) SaaS
6 13 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (1.33%) GitHub
7 10 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 10 (1.03%) Google Analytics
7 10 (1.03%) Office 365
8 5 (0.51%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.31%) IaaS
10 2 (0.21%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.21%) Google Play
11 1 (0.10%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.10%) Heroku
11 1 (0.10%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.10%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 57 (5.85%) Internet
2 33 (3.39%) Firewall
3 20 (2.05%) FTP
4 14 (1.44%) Broadband
4 14 (1.44%) HTTP
5 11 (1.13%) SSL
6 6 (0.62%) DNS
7 4 (0.41%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.41%) NAS
7 4 (0.41%) SAN
8 3 (0.31%) RFID
9 2 (0.21%) LAN
9 2 (0.21%) MPLS
9 2 (0.21%) VPN
9 2 (0.21%) WAN
9 2 (0.21%) Wireless
10 1 (0.10%) CTI
10 1 (0.10%) H.323
10 1 (0.10%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (28.03%) SQL Server
2 65 (6.67%) MySQL
3 63 (6.47%) SQL Server 2014
4 45 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 45 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 39 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 34 (3.49%) Relational Database
7 24 (2.46%) MongoDB
8 23 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (1.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (1.44%) Redis
12 12 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 12 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 11 (1.13%) Big Data
14 10 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (1.03%) Neo4j
14 10 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
14 10 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.92%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 131 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 126 (12.94%) MSTest
2 126 (12.94%) NUnit
3 107 (10.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 96 (9.86%) Selenium
5 85 (8.73%) Rhino Mocks
6 84 (8.62%) Moq
7 78 (8.01%) JIRA
8 74 (7.60%) Visual Studio
9 53 (5.44%) Jenkins
10 40 (4.11%) Subversion
11 34 (3.49%) Maven
11 34 (3.49%) SpecFlow
12 31 (3.18%) JUnit
13 23 (2.36%) Ant
14 19 (1.95%) WebDriver
15 16 (1.64%) Eclipse
16 15 (1.54%) Cucumber
16 15 (1.54%) FxCop
16 15 (1.54%) StyleCop
General
1 176 (18.07%) Finance
2 70 (7.19%) Retail
3 33 (3.39%) Marketing
4 29 (2.98%) Telecoms
5 20 (2.05%) Games
6 17 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 13 (1.33%) Banking
8 11 (1.13%) Advertising
8 11 (1.13%) Back Office
9 9 (0.92%) Electronics
10 4 (0.41%) Publishing
11 3 (0.31%) Billing
12 2 (0.21%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.21%) Legal
12 2 (0.21%) Local Government
13 1 (0.10%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 545 (55.95%) Developer
2 240 (24.64%) .NET Developer
3 127 (13.04%) C# Developer
4 117 (12.01%) Senior Developer
5 103 (10.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 97 (9.96%) Java Developer
7 95 (9.75%) Analyst
8 66 (6.78%) Software Engineer
9 65 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 49 (5.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 46 (4.72%) Software Developer
12 44 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
13 43 (4.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 43 (4.41%) Test Analyst
14 42 (4.31%) Web Developer
15 38 (3.90%) .NET Software Engineer
16 37 (3.80%) Project Manager
17 35 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 35 (3.59%) Tester
18 34 (3.49%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 460 (47.23%) .NET
2 325 (33.37%) HTML
3 309 (31.72%) CSS
4 303 (31.11%) ASP.NET
5 219 (22.48%) jQuery
6 208 (21.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 173 (17.76%) WCF
8 149 (15.30%) XML
9 141 (14.48%) WPF
10 138 (14.17%) Web Services
11 129 (13.24%) AngularJS
12 128 (13.14%) HTML5
13 116 (11.91%) RESTful
14 115 (11.81%) .NET Framework
15 100 (10.27%) Castle Windsor
16 90 (9.24%) CSS3
16 90 (9.24%) Spring
17 86 (8.83%) JSON
18 85 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 83 (8.52%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 90 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 85 (8.73%) Inversion of Control
3 69 (7.08%) User Experience
4 57 (5.85%) Enterprise Software
5 56 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
6 52 (5.34%) iPad
7 49 (5.03%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.26%) Social Network
9 16 (1.64%) PMI
10 11 (1.13%) Social Media
10 11 (1.13%) Xbox
11 10 (1.03%) N-Tier
12 9 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
13 8 (0.82%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.82%) Data Integration
13 8 (0.82%) Fintech
14 7 (0.72%) Clustering
14 7 (0.72%) FMCG
14 7 (0.72%) Replication
15 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 177 (18.17%) Windows
2 85 (8.73%) Linux
3 46 (4.72%) Unix
4 37 (3.80%) Android
5 31 (3.18%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.82%) CoreOS
6 8 (0.82%) Ubuntu
6 8 (0.82%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.62%) Embedded Linux
7 6 (0.62%) Windows CE
8 2 (0.21%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.10%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.10%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 915 (93.94%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (39.12%) TDD
3 313 (32.14%) MVC
4 277 (28.44%) Continuous Integration
5 239 (24.54%) Kanban
6 179 (18.38%) OO
7 162 (16.63%) BDD
8 146 (14.99%) Software Engineering
9 119 (12.22%) Web Development
10 112 (11.50%) Dependency Injection
11 106 (10.88%) DevOps
11 106 (10.88%) E-Commerce
12 104 (10.68%) Mentoring
13 103 (10.57%) MVVM
14 96 (9.86%) Unit Testing
15 82 (8.42%) Project Management
16 75 (7.70%) SDLC
17 70 (7.19%) Web Application Development
18 67 (6.88%) RUP
19 65 (6.67%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 434 (44.56%) C#
2 340 (34.91%) JavaScript
3 298 (30.60%) SQL
4 227 (23.31%) Java
5 97 (9.96%) T-SQL
6 78 (8.01%) Ruby
7 71 (7.29%) Python
8 69 (7.08%) C++
9 67 (6.88%) PHP
9 67 (6.88%) PL/SQL
10 60 (6.16%) VB
11 49 (5.03%) VB.NET
12 29 (2.98%) C
13 27 (2.77%) Bash Shell
14 26 (2.67%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.46%) Scala
16 15 (1.54%) Groovy
17 14 (1.44%) ES6
18 11 (1.13%) Go
19 9 (0.92%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 116 (11.91%) Degree
2 48 (4.93%) ISTQB
3 27 (2.77%) ISEB
4 19 (1.95%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.64%) HND
6 11 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.62%) HNC
8 5 (0.51%) PMP
8 5 (0.51%) Security Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) CCNA
9 3 (0.31%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.31%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.31%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.21%) CCNP
10 2 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.10%) CISSP
11 1 (0.10%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (8.52%) QA
2 9 (0.92%) ISO 9001
3 7 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) JTAG
System Software
1 26 (2.67%) vSphere
1 26 (2.67%) Xen
1 26 (2.67%) XenServer
2 18 (1.85%) Docker
3 4 (0.41%) Varnish
3 4 (0.41%) VMware ESX
3 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 52 (5.34%) Puppet
2 27 (2.77%) Cobbler
2 27 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
2 27 (2.77%) Tivoli
3 20 (2.05%) ServiceCenter
4 9 (0.92%) Grafana
4 9 (0.92%) Graphite
4 9 (0.92%) Packer
4 9 (0.92%) Terraform
4 9 (0.92%) Uchiwa
5 4 (0.41%) SCOM
6 2 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.10%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 165 (16.94%) Microsoft
2 66 (6.78%) Oracle
3 50 (5.13%) Google
4 34 (3.49%) Adobe
5 26 (2.67%) EnterpriseDB
5 26 (2.67%) Twitter
6 25 (2.57%) Facebook
7 24 (2.46%) HP
8 20 (2.05%) ATG
8 20 (2.05%) hybris
8 20 (2.05%) IBM
9 14 (1.44%) Atlassian
10 13 (1.33%) WSO2
11 10 (1.03%) Snowplow
12 9 (0.92%) MuleSoft
13 8 (0.82%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.72%) Cognos
14 7 (0.72%) webMethods
15 6 (0.62%) Cognizant
15 6 (0.62%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 55,000 + Benefits.
Posted: 21 hours ago
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £42000 - £55000 per annum + Healthcare, Pension etc
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexi time + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £50k - 55k per year
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Salford, Lancashire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Package
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £36000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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