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 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 590 414 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.45% 6.72% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.72% 7.66% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 533 372 430
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,625
% change year-on-year
- +3.15%
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
5505 5404 6509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.18% 87.77% 86.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4622 4442 5578
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,746 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 +14 459 £46,500 +16.25% 67
Cheshire -3 84 £35,000 -6.66% 19
Merseyside +5 38 £38,750 +3.33% 8
Lancashire -19 9 £40,000 - 3
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 1106 (95.43%) Agile Software Development
2 474 (40.90%) C#
2 474 (40.90%) .NET
3 439 (37.88%) TDD
4 402 (34.69%) HTML
5 388 (33.48%) JavaScript
6 343 (29.59%) CSS
7 342 (29.51%) MVC
8 336 (28.99%) Java
9 328 (28.30%) Kanban
10 317 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
11 304 (26.23%) ASP.NET
12 289 (24.94%) SQL
13 267 (23.04%) SQL Server
14 246 (21.23%) jQuery
15 212 (18.29%) AngularJS
16 204 (17.60%) Windows
17 200 (17.26%) ASP.NET MVC
18 198 (17.08%) Software Engineering
19 195 (16.82%) OO
20 194 (16.74%) Finance
21 184 (15.88%) Web Services
22 183 (15.79%) Microsoft
23 175 (15.10%) WCF
24 165 (14.24%) DevOps
25 159 (13.72%) BDD
25 159 (13.72%) Web Development
26 154 (13.29%) HTML5
27 152 (13.11%) Git (software)
28 150 (12.94%) .NET Framework

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 (4.31%) JBoss
2 49 (4.23%) Elasticsearch
3 37 (3.19%) OpenStack
3 37 (3.19%) WebLogic
4 35 (3.02%) CMS
4 35 (3.02%) WebSphere
5 30 (2.59%) Tomcat
6 29 (2.50%) CloudStack
7 26 (2.24%) Apache Spark
7 26 (2.24%) NServiceBus
8 21 (1.81%) Apache Pig
9 19 (1.64%) Confluence
10 17 (1.47%) Mule
11 16 (1.38%) Apache Solr
12 14 (1.21%) Mule ESB
13 12 (1.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 11 (0.95%) Apache
14 11 (0.95%) IIS
14 11 (0.95%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 78 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.21%) MS Project
3 11 (0.95%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.52%) MS Office
5 5 (0.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.35%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.90%) Magento
2 14 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
3 13 (1.12%) Payment Gateway
4 8 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.35%) Exstream
7 3 (0.26%) Sonata
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.086%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 76 (6.56%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (6.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
4 19 (1.64%) SaaS
5 18 (1.55%) Amazon S3
6 12 (1.04%) GitHub
7 10 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.35%) IaaS
8 4 (0.35%) PaaS
8 4 (0.35%) Slack
9 3 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
9 3 (0.26%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.17%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.17%) Basecamp
11 1 (0.086%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.086%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.086%) Google Play
11 1 (0.086%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.086%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.18%) Internet
2 40 (3.45%) Firewall
3 21 (1.81%) DNS
4 16 (1.38%) HTTP
4 16 (1.38%) NAS
4 16 (1.38%) SAN
5 9 (0.78%) Broadband
6 5 (0.43%) Bluetooth
7 4 (0.35%) RFID
8 3 (0.26%) FTP
8 3 (0.26%) SSL
9 2 (0.17%) Network Security
9 2 (0.17%) PuTTY
9 2 (0.17%) WinSCP
10 1 (0.086%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 267 (23.04%) SQL Server
2 120 (10.35%) MySQL
3 80 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 68 (5.87%) NoSQL
5 63 (5.44%) Relational Database
6 49 (4.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 48 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
8 47 (4.06%) Big Data
9 41 (3.54%) RDBMS
10 40 (3.45%) Hadoop
11 28 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
13 21 (1.81%) Apache Hive
14 20 (1.73%) Redis
15 19 (1.64%) Amazon Redshift
16 18 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 13 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
18 10 (0.86%) Apache Cassandra
18 10 (0.86%) CouchDB
19 9 (0.78%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 152 (13.11%) Git (software)
2 139 (11.99%) NUnit
3 127 (10.96%) MSTest
4 122 (10.53%) Selenium
5 118 (10.18%) Team Foundation Server
6 99 (8.54%) Moq
6 99 (8.54%) Rhino Mocks
7 84 (7.25%) JIRA
8 82 (7.08%) Jenkins
9 68 (5.87%) Visual Studio
10 47 (4.06%) SpecFlow
11 43 (3.71%) Cucumber
12 37 (3.19%) JUnit
13 32 (2.76%) Ant
14 25 (2.16%) Eclipse
14 25 (2.16%) Subversion
15 23 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 23 (1.98%) FxCop
15 23 (1.98%) StyleCop
16 22 (1.90%) Maven
General
1 194 (16.74%) Finance
2 50 (4.31%) Retail
3 46 (3.97%) Marketing
4 40 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 34 (2.93%) Military
6 21 (1.81%) Banking
7 16 (1.38%) Telecoms
8 15 (1.29%) Advertising
9 12 (1.04%) Legal
10 11 (0.95%) Games
11 10 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
12 8 (0.69%) Electronics
13 5 (0.43%) Music Industry
14 3 (0.26%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.17%) Automotive
15 2 (0.17%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.17%) Publishing
16 1 (0.086%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 600 (51.77%) Developer
2 247 (21.31%) .NET Developer
3 133 (11.48%) Senior Developer
4 131 (11.30%) Analyst
5 130 (11.22%) C# Developer
6 111 (9.58%) Java Developer
7 101 (8.71%) Software Engineer
8 93 (8.02%) .NET Software Developer
9 92 (7.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 76 (6.56%) Business Analyst
10 76 (6.56%) Software Developer
11 66 (5.69%) Senior Java Developer
12 60 (5.18%) Project Manager
13 57 (4.92%) Web Developer
14 56 (4.83%) Architect
15 54 (4.66%) Lead Developer
16 52 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
17 51 (4.40%) JavaScript Developer
18 50 (4.31%) .NET Software Engineer
19 49 (4.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 474 (40.90%) .NET
2 402 (34.69%) HTML
3 343 (29.59%) CSS
4 304 (26.23%) ASP.NET
5 246 (21.23%) jQuery
6 212 (18.29%) AngularJS
7 200 (17.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 184 (15.88%) Web Services
9 175 (15.10%) WCF
10 154 (13.29%) HTML5
11 150 (12.94%) .NET Framework
12 148 (12.77%) XML
13 145 (12.51%) WPF
14 143 (12.34%) Spring
15 119 (10.27%) RESTful
16 117 (10.09%) CSS3
17 115 (9.92%) Castle Windsor
18 104 (8.97%) Entity Framework
19 101 (8.71%) Hibernate
20 95 (8.20%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 104 (8.97%) User Experience
2 97 (8.37%) Inversion of Control
3 95 (8.20%) Computer Science
4 92 (7.94%) iPad
5 86 (7.42%) Mobile App
6 59 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
7 43 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (2.24%) Algorithms
9 24 (2.07%) Data Structures
9 24 (2.07%) Visualisation
10 23 (1.98%) PMI
11 20 (1.73%) FMCG
12 19 (1.64%) Smartphone
13 15 (1.29%) Xbox
14 13 (1.12%) Fintech
14 13 (1.12%) Management Information System
14 13 (1.12%) PKI
15 11 (0.95%) Tandem
16 9 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
17 8 (0.69%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 204 (17.60%) Windows
2 106 (9.15%) Linux
3 50 (4.31%) Apple iOS
4 42 (3.62%) Android
5 30 (2.59%) Unix
6 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
6 4 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.17%) CentOS
7 2 (0.17%) Debian
8 1 (0.086%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.086%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.086%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1106 (95.43%) Agile Software Development
2 439 (37.88%) TDD
3 342 (29.51%) MVC
4 328 (28.30%) Kanban
5 317 (27.35%) Continuous Integration
6 198 (17.08%) Software Engineering
7 195 (16.82%) OO
8 165 (14.24%) DevOps
9 159 (13.72%) BDD
9 159 (13.72%) Web Development
10 137 (11.82%) E-Commerce
11 130 (11.22%) SDLC
12 122 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
13 112 (9.66%) MVVM
14 102 (8.80%) Project Management
15 91 (7.85%) Continuous Delivery
15 91 (7.85%) RUP
16 87 (7.51%) Mentoring
17 86 (7.42%) Automated Testing
17 86 (7.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 474 (40.90%) C#
2 388 (33.48%) JavaScript
3 336 (28.99%) Java
4 289 (24.94%) SQL
5 115 (9.92%) PHP
6 86 (7.42%) Python
7 78 (6.73%) C++
8 72 (6.21%) Ruby
9 68 (5.87%) VB.NET
10 60 (5.18%) T-SQL
10 60 (5.18%) VB
11 55 (4.75%) C
12 44 (3.80%) PL/SQL
13 38 (3.28%) Perl
14 32 (2.76%) Bash Shell
15 30 (2.59%) Shell Script
16 22 (1.90%) Scala
17 19 (1.64%) Apple Swift
18 18 (1.55%) Objective-C
18 18 (1.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 136 (11.73%) Degree
2 63 (5.44%) Security Cleared
3 59 (5.09%) DV Cleared
4 37 (3.19%) ISEB
5 34 (2.93%) ISTQB
6 26 (2.24%) PMI Certification
7 11 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (0.69%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.43%) IIBA
9 5 (0.43%) PMP
10 2 (0.17%) HND
10 2 (0.17%) PhD
10 2 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.086%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.086%) MCP
11 1 (0.086%) MCSE
11 1 (0.086%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.086%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (7.51%) QA
2 18 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.60%) HL7
4 3 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.17%) WCAG
6 1 (0.086%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.086%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.086%) SDET
System Software
1 29 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 29 (2.50%) vSphere
1 29 (2.50%) Xen
1 29 (2.50%) XenServer
2 27 (2.33%) Hyper-V
3 16 (1.38%) VMware ESX
3 16 (1.38%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.78%) Docker
5 7 (0.60%) Varnish
6 4 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 39 (3.36%) Puppet
2 37 (3.19%) Opscode Chef
3 25 (2.16%) Cobbler
3 25 (2.16%) Tivoli
4 16 (1.38%) SCOM
5 10 (0.86%) Ansible
6 5 (0.43%) Kibana
6 5 (0.43%) logstash
6 5 (0.43%) Salt
7 4 (0.35%) Terraform
8 3 (0.26%) Grafana
8 3 (0.26%) Graphite
8 3 (0.26%) Packer
8 3 (0.26%) ServiceCenter
8 3 (0.26%) Uchiwa
9 2 (0.17%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 183 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 99 (8.54%) Oracle
3 45 (3.88%) VMware
4 29 (2.50%) EnterpriseDB
5 24 (2.07%) Adobe
5 24 (2.07%) Zend
6 18 (1.55%) SAP
7 17 (1.47%) Cognizant
8 15 (1.29%) IBM
9 12 (1.04%) Google
10 9 (0.78%) Atlassian
10 9 (0.78%) HP
10 9 (0.78%) Tableau
11 7 (0.60%) hybris
12 6 (0.52%) Cognos
13 4 (0.35%) Facebook
13 4 (0.35%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.35%) Snowplow
13 4 (0.35%) Twitter
13 4 (0.35%) Xamarin
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