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 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 25 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 455 500 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.04% 7.81% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 8.92% 6.82%
Number of salaries quoted 416 450 369
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
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
4902 5603 6000
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.62% 87.53% 85.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4146 4456 4832
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +5 302 £45,000 +5.88% 59
Cheshire -3 106 £40,000 - 9
Lancashire +27 37 £40,000 +1.26% 6
Merseyside -28 6 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Cumbria +6 1 £43,672 +34.37%
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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.

1 798 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 396 (47.14%) .NET
3 389 (46.31%) C#
4 309 (36.79%) TDD
5 268 (31.90%) JavaScript
6 254 (30.24%) ASP.NET
7 253 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
8 236 (28.10%) MVC
9 235 (27.98%) HTML
10 229 (27.26%) SQL
11 221 (26.31%) CSS
12 220 (26.19%) SQL Server
13 204 (24.29%) Java
13 204 (24.29%) Kanban
14 174 (20.71%) OO
15 166 (19.76%) Windows
16 165 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
17 153 (18.21%) Software Engineering
18 148 (17.62%) WCF
19 146 (17.38%) jQuery
20 142 (16.90%) Finance
21 140 (16.67%) BDD
22 125 (14.88%) XML
23 124 (14.76%) NUnit
24 122 (14.52%) WPF
25 121 (14.40%) Git (software)
26 120 (14.29%) Degree
27 118 (14.05%) Web Services
28 117 (13.93%) MSTest
29 110 (13.10%) Microsoft

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 43 (5.12%) WebSphere
2 37 (4.40%) CMS
3 34 (4.05%) Apache
4 27 (3.21%) JBoss
5 25 (2.98%) SharePoint
6 20 (2.38%) Node.js
6 20 (2.38%) OpenStack
6 20 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 16 (1.90%) CloudStack
7 16 (1.90%) Mule
8 14 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 8 (0.95%) Confluence
9 8 (0.95%) nginx
9 8 (0.95%) Tomcat
10 7 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 7 (0.83%) Umbraco
11 6 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.71%) MS Project
4 5 (0.60%) MS Office
5 3 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (1.31%) Magento
2 5 (0.60%) SDL Web 8
3 3 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.24%) Sonata
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 66 (7.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (5.60%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (3.45%) SaaS
4 23 (2.74%) GitHub
5 20 (2.38%) PaaS
6 18 (2.14%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.67%) Office 365
8 13 (1.55%) Amazon S3
9 12 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
10 11 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
11 10 (1.19%) Adobe Analytics
12 9 (1.07%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 4 (0.48%) Google Analytics
14 2 (0.24%) Heroku
15 1 (0.12%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (5.71%) Internet
2 19 (2.26%) Firewall
3 10 (1.19%) FTP
4 9 (1.07%) HTTP
5 8 (0.95%) SPDY
5 8 (0.95%) SSL
6 5 (0.60%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.36%) BIG-IP
7 3 (0.36%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.36%) PuTTY
7 3 (0.36%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.24%) LAN
8 2 (0.24%) MPLS
8 2 (0.24%) VPN
8 2 (0.24%) WAN
8 2 (0.24%) Wireless
9 1 (0.12%) CTI
9 1 (0.12%) H.323
9 1 (0.12%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 220 (26.19%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.38%) MySQL
3 51 (6.07%) SQL Server 2014
4 37 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.81%) Relational Database
6 26 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
6 26 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 22 (2.62%) PostgreSQL
8 21 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
9 19 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (1.67%) Couchbase
11 13 (1.55%) Hazelcast
12 12 (1.43%) MongoDB
12 12 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (1.31%) Redis
13 11 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.95%) Big Data
14 8 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (0.83%) Crystal Reports
16 5 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 124 (14.76%) NUnit
2 121 (14.40%) Git (software)
3 117 (13.93%) MSTest
4 85 (10.12%) Selenium
5 79 (9.40%) Moq
6 75 (8.93%) Rhino Mocks
7 66 (7.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 61 (7.26%) JIRA
9 51 (6.07%) Visual Studio
10 42 (5.00%) Jenkins
11 35 (4.17%) Maven
12 25 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 25 (2.98%) Subversion
13 24 (2.86%) JUnit
14 18 (2.14%) WebDriver
15 16 (1.90%) FitNesse
15 16 (1.90%) HP UFT
16 14 (1.67%) Ant
16 14 (1.67%) Jasmine
16 14 (1.67%) SpecFlow
General
1 142 (16.90%) Finance
2 49 (5.83%) Retail
3 31 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 24 (2.86%) Games
5 17 (2.02%) Electronics
6 15 (1.79%) Marketing
7 8 (0.95%) Banking
7 8 (0.95%) Manufacturing
8 7 (0.83%) Back Office
9 5 (0.60%) Advertising
9 5 (0.60%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.36%) Billing
11 2 (0.24%) Legal
11 2 (0.24%) Local Government
11 2 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 453 (53.93%) Developer
2 211 (25.12%) .NET Developer
3 133 (15.83%) C# Developer
4 113 (13.45%) Senior Developer
5 107 (12.74%) C# .NET Developer
6 84 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 78 (9.29%) Java Developer
8 68 (8.10%) Analyst
8 68 (8.10%) Software Developer
9 49 (5.83%) Tester
10 48 (5.71%) .NET Software Developer
11 44 (5.24%) Senior C# Developer
12 42 (5.00%) Test Analyst
13 40 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
13 40 (4.76%) Project Manager
13 40 (4.76%) Software Tester
14 38 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 38 (4.52%) PHP Developer
15 37 (4.40%) Senior .NET Developer
16 36 (4.29%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 396 (47.14%) .NET
2 254 (30.24%) ASP.NET
3 235 (27.98%) HTML
4 221 (26.31%) CSS
5 165 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 148 (17.62%) WCF
7 146 (17.38%) jQuery
8 125 (14.88%) XML
9 122 (14.52%) WPF
10 118 (14.05%) Web Services
11 101 (12.02%) AngularJS
12 96 (11.43%) RESTful
13 90 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 84 (10.00%) HTML5
15 81 (9.64%) JSON
16 79 (9.40%) Ninject
17 76 (9.05%) .NET Framework
17 76 (9.05%) Castle Windsor
18 75 (8.93%) SOAP
18 75 (8.93%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (9.05%) Inversion of Control
2 75 (8.93%) Computer Science
3 71 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
4 59 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
5 52 (6.19%) User Experience
6 26 (3.10%) iPad
7 24 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 21 (2.50%) Social Network
9 16 (1.90%) N-Tier
10 14 (1.67%) Embedded Systems
11 13 (1.55%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.19%) Xbox
13 7 (0.83%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.71%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.71%) Clustering
14 6 (0.71%) EPoS
14 6 (0.71%) Fintech
14 6 (0.71%) Replication
15 5 (0.60%) PMI
15 5 (0.60%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 166 (19.76%) Windows
2 102 (12.14%) Linux
3 37 (4.40%) Unix
4 23 (2.74%) Android
5 17 (2.02%) Apple iOS
6 14 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
6 14 (1.67%) Windows CE
7 9 (1.07%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (0.83%) CoreOS
9 7 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.12%) CentOS
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 309 (36.79%) TDD
3 253 (30.12%) Continuous Integration
4 236 (28.10%) MVC
5 204 (24.29%) Kanban
6 174 (20.71%) OO
7 153 (18.21%) Software Engineering
8 140 (16.67%) BDD
9 109 (12.98%) Dependency Injection
10 108 (12.86%) Mentoring
11 104 (12.38%) Web Development
12 92 (10.95%) MVVM
13 87 (10.36%) Web Application Development
14 82 (9.76%) Project Management
15 81 (9.64%) SDLC
16 78 (9.29%) DevOps
17 77 (9.17%) SOA
18 75 (8.93%) Test Scripting
19 72 (8.57%) E-Commerce
20 59 (7.02%) UML
Programming Languages
1 389 (46.31%) C#
2 268 (31.90%) JavaScript
3 229 (27.26%) SQL
4 204 (24.29%) Java
5 84 (10.00%) Ruby
6 78 (9.29%) PHP
7 77 (9.17%) T-SQL
8 74 (8.81%) C++
9 65 (7.74%) Python
10 46 (5.48%) C
11 45 (5.36%) VB
12 42 (5.00%) PL/SQL
13 31 (3.69%) VB.NET
14 20 (2.38%) Shell Script
15 19 (2.26%) Scala
16 18 (2.14%) Bash Shell
17 14 (1.67%) Embedded C
18 13 (1.55%) Perl
19 11 (1.31%) Groovy
20 10 (1.19%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 120 (14.29%) Degree
2 52 (6.19%) ISTQB
3 44 (5.24%) ISEB
4 17 (2.02%) HND
5 14 (1.67%) HNC
6 10 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 10 (1.19%) Security Cleared
7 7 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 5 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.36%) CCNA
10 3 (0.36%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.24%) CCIE
11 2 (0.24%) CCNP
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.24%) PhD
11 2 (0.24%) PMP
11 2 (0.24%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.12%) CISSP
12 1 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (12.38%) QA
2 14 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.36%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (4.52%) Docker
2 16 (1.90%) vSphere
2 16 (1.90%) Xen
2 16 (1.90%) XenServer
3 6 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.12%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 33 (3.93%) Puppet
2 17 (2.02%) Cobbler
2 17 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
2 17 (2.02%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.19%) ServiceCenter
4 4 (0.48%) Grafana
4 4 (0.48%) Graphite
4 4 (0.48%) Packer
4 4 (0.48%) Terraform
4 4 (0.48%) Uchiwa
4 4 (0.48%) Wonderware InTouch
5 2 (0.24%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.24%) SCCM
5 2 (0.24%) SCOM
6 1 (0.12%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 110 (13.10%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.64%) Google
3 36 (4.29%) Oracle
4 27 (3.21%) Twitter
5 26 (3.10%) Facebook
6 20 (2.38%) WSO2
7 19 (2.26%) webMethods
8 18 (2.14%) Adobe
9 16 (1.90%) EnterpriseDB
10 15 (1.79%) Atlassian
10 15 (1.79%) Sitecore
11 13 (1.55%) HP
12 10 (1.19%) ATG
12 10 (1.19%) hybris
12 10 (1.19%) IBM
13 8 (0.95%) Zend
14 7 (0.83%) Snowplow
15 6 (0.71%) Cisco
15 6 (0.71%) EPiServer
15 6 (0.71%) VMware
Cheshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS!!
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Metaskil
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chorley, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Unspecified Salary Depending on Experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 100k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: From £75,000 to £110,000 per annum Benefits and Excellent Training and
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ultra Electronics
Salary: £35,000-£45,000
Posted: 6 days ago