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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 21 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 491 490 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.87% 7.67% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.22% 8.68% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 457 430 399
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
4806 5642 6036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.83% 88.29% 85.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4065 4585 4819
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 £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +7 370 £45,000 +8.43% 53
Cheshire +2 79 £35,000 -12.50% 16
Lancashire +24 33 £42,500 +16.43% 5
Merseyside -35 7 £43,750 -2.77% 5
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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.

1 866 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 429 (46.99%) .NET
3 409 (44.80%) C#
4 352 (38.55%) TDD
5 310 (33.95%) JavaScript
6 277 (30.34%) HTML
7 274 (30.01%) ASP.NET
8 273 (29.90%) SQL
9 269 (29.46%) MVC
10 266 (29.13%) CSS
10 266 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
11 246 (26.94%) SQL Server
12 224 (24.53%) Java
13 222 (24.32%) Kanban
14 184 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
15 182 (19.93%) OO
16 181 (19.82%) Windows
17 179 (19.61%) jQuery
18 167 (18.29%) BDD
19 159 (17.42%) Finance
20 157 (17.20%) WCF
21 153 (16.76%) Microsoft
22 146 (15.99%) XML
23 142 (15.55%) Software Engineering
24 134 (14.68%) Git (software)
25 131 (14.35%) WPF
26 126 (13.80%) Web Services
27 123 (13.47%) Degree
27 123 (13.47%) NUnit
28 117 (12.81%) MSTest

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 52 (5.70%) WebSphere
2 40 (4.38%) CMS
3 36 (3.94%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.40%) JBoss
5 30 (3.29%) OpenStack
6 26 (2.85%) WebLogic
7 23 (2.52%) CloudStack
8 20 (2.19%) Apache
9 16 (1.75%) Mule
10 11 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 10 (1.10%) nginx
12 9 (0.99%) Apache Solr
12 9 (0.99%) Confluence
12 9 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
13 7 (0.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.77%) IIS
13 7 (0.77%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.77%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.66%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 62 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.44%) MS Office
3 4 (0.44%) MS Project
4 3 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (2.30%) Magento
2 16 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.66%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.44%) Sonata
5 3 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.11%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 84 (9.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (5.59%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (2.63%) SaaS
4 21 (2.30%) GitHub
5 19 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
5 19 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 15 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
7 14 (1.53%) Office 365
8 11 (1.20%) PaaS
9 10 (1.10%) Google Analytics
10 9 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 7 (0.77%) Amazon S3
12 6 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.33%) IaaS
14 2 (0.22%) Google Play
14 2 (0.22%) Heroku
15 1 (0.11%) Amazon Kinesis
15 1 (0.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
15 1 (0.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.70%) Internet
2 26 (2.85%) Firewall
3 19 (2.08%) FTP
4 14 (1.53%) Broadband
5 12 (1.31%) HTTP
6 10 (1.10%) SSL
7 5 (0.55%) SPDY
8 4 (0.44%) DNS
9 3 (0.33%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.33%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.33%) HTTPS
10 2 (0.22%) LAN
10 2 (0.22%) MPLS
10 2 (0.22%) VPN
10 2 (0.22%) WAN
10 2 (0.22%) Wireless
11 1 (0.11%) CTI
11 1 (0.11%) H.323
11 1 (0.11%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 246 (26.94%) SQL Server
2 64 (7.01%) MySQL
3 59 (6.46%) SQL Server 2014
4 40 (4.38%) NoSQL
5 39 (4.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 36 (3.94%) Relational Database
7 34 (3.72%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (2.30%) MongoDB
10 20 (2.19%) Apache Cassandra
10 20 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 20 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (1.42%) Redis
12 11 (1.20%) Big Data
13 10 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
14 9 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
15 8 (0.88%) Couchbase
15 8 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (0.88%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 134 (14.68%) Git (software)
2 123 (13.47%) NUnit
3 117 (12.81%) MSTest
4 91 (9.97%) Selenium
5 86 (9.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 77 (8.43%) Moq
7 76 (8.32%) Rhino Mocks
8 74 (8.11%) JIRA
9 63 (6.90%) Visual Studio
10 52 (5.70%) Jenkins
11 39 (4.27%) Subversion
12 38 (4.16%) Maven
13 31 (3.40%) JUnit
14 23 (2.52%) Cucumber
15 21 (2.30%) SpecFlow
16 20 (2.19%) Ant
17 17 (1.86%) WebDriver
18 16 (1.75%) Eclipse
19 13 (1.42%) FitNesse
19 13 (1.42%) HP UFT
General
1 159 (17.42%) Finance
2 67 (7.34%) Retail
3 32 (3.50%) Telecoms
4 25 (2.74%) Marketing
5 24 (2.63%) Games
6 14 (1.53%) Electronics
7 11 (1.20%) Back Office
8 10 (1.10%) Advertising
9 9 (0.99%) Banking
9 9 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.44%) Publishing
11 3 (0.33%) Billing
12 2 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.22%) Legal
12 2 (0.22%) Local Government
13 1 (0.11%) Music Industry
13 1 (0.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 506 (55.42%) Developer
2 220 (24.10%) .NET Developer
3 131 (14.35%) C# Developer
4 112 (12.27%) Senior Developer
5 104 (11.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 94 (10.30%) Java Developer
7 84 (9.20%) Analyst
8 69 (7.56%) Software Engineer
9 59 (6.46%) Software Developer
10 56 (6.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 50 (5.48%) ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (4.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (4.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 41 (4.49%) Test Analyst
14 39 (4.27%) Tester
14 39 (4.27%) Web Developer
15 38 (4.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 36 (3.94%) PHP Developer
17 34 (3.72%) .NET Software Engineer
18 32 (3.50%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 429 (46.99%) .NET
2 277 (30.34%) HTML
3 274 (30.01%) ASP.NET
4 266 (29.13%) CSS
5 184 (20.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 179 (19.61%) jQuery
7 157 (17.20%) WCF
8 146 (15.99%) XML
9 131 (14.35%) WPF
10 126 (13.80%) Web Services
11 110 (12.05%) HTML5
12 108 (11.83%) AngularJS
13 105 (11.50%) RESTful
14 92 (10.08%) .NET Framework
15 90 (9.86%) JSON
16 83 (9.09%) Castle Windsor
17 80 (8.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 77 (8.43%) CSS3
19 76 (8.32%) LINQ
19 76 (8.32%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 79 (8.65%) Computer Science
2 76 (8.32%) Inversion of Control
3 73 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 68 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
5 64 (7.01%) User Experience
6 44 (4.82%) iPad
7 35 (3.83%) Mobile App
8 23 (2.52%) Social Network
9 13 (1.42%) N-Tier
10 12 (1.31%) Social Media
11 11 (1.20%) Algorithms
11 11 (1.20%) Xbox
12 10 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (1.10%) PMI
13 7 (0.77%) Data Integration
14 6 (0.66%) Clustering
14 6 (0.66%) Fintech
14 6 (0.66%) Replication
14 6 (0.66%) W3C
15 5 (0.55%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 181 (19.82%) Windows
2 98 (10.73%) Linux
3 44 (4.82%) Unix
4 31 (3.40%) Android
5 23 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.10%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (1.10%) Windows CE
7 9 (0.99%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.88%) CoreOS
8 8 (0.88%) Ubuntu
9 6 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.22%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 866 (94.85%) Agile Software Development
2 352 (38.55%) TDD
3 269 (29.46%) MVC
4 266 (29.13%) Continuous Integration
5 222 (24.32%) Kanban
6 182 (19.93%) OO
7 167 (18.29%) BDD
8 142 (15.55%) Software Engineering
9 115 (12.60%) Web Development
10 105 (11.50%) Dependency Injection
10 105 (11.50%) Mentoring
11 100 (10.95%) DevOps
12 97 (10.62%) MVVM
13 87 (9.53%) E-Commerce
14 78 (8.54%) Unit Testing
15 74 (8.11%) Web Application Development
16 73 (8.00%) SDLC
16 73 (8.00%) SOA
17 71 (7.78%) Project Management
18 61 (6.68%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 409 (44.80%) C#
2 310 (33.95%) JavaScript
3 273 (29.90%) SQL
4 224 (24.53%) Java
5 91 (9.97%) Ruby
6 90 (9.86%) T-SQL
7 74 (8.11%) PHP
8 71 (7.78%) C++
8 71 (7.78%) Python
9 59 (6.46%) PL/SQL
10 51 (5.59%) VB
11 42 (4.60%) C
12 38 (4.16%) VB.NET
13 27 (2.96%) Scala
14 25 (2.74%) Shell Script
15 24 (2.63%) Bash Shell
16 13 (1.42%) Groovy
17 12 (1.31%) Perl
18 10 (1.10%) Embedded C
19 9 (0.99%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 123 (13.47%) Degree
2 51 (5.59%) ISTQB
3 35 (3.83%) ISEB
4 18 (1.97%) HND
5 15 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 10 (1.10%) HNC
8 5 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.55%) PMP
8 5 (0.55%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.33%) CCNA
10 3 (0.33%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.22%) CCIE
11 2 (0.22%) CCNP
11 2 (0.22%) PhD
11 2 (0.22%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.11%) CISSP
12 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (9.42%) QA
2 10 (1.10%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) JTAG
System Software
1 30 (3.29%) Docker
2 23 (2.52%) vSphere
2 23 (2.52%) Xen
2 23 (2.52%) XenServer
3 4 (0.44%) Varnish
3 4 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 47 (5.15%) Puppet
2 24 (2.63%) Cobbler
2 24 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 24 (2.63%) Tivoli
3 19 (2.08%) ServiceCenter
4 7 (0.77%) Grafana
4 7 (0.77%) Graphite
4 7 (0.77%) Packer
4 7 (0.77%) Terraform
4 7 (0.77%) Uchiwa
5 2 (0.22%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.22%) SCCM
5 2 (0.22%) SCOM
5 2 (0.22%) Wonderware InTouch
6 1 (0.11%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 153 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 59 (6.46%) Oracle
3 53 (5.81%) Google
4 30 (3.29%) Twitter
5 28 (3.07%) Adobe
5 28 (3.07%) Facebook
6 23 (2.52%) EnterpriseDB
7 22 (2.41%) HP
8 19 (2.08%) ATG
8 19 (2.08%) hybris
8 19 (2.08%) IBM
9 18 (1.97%) Atlassian
10 17 (1.86%) WSO2
11 13 (1.42%) webMethods
12 10 (1.10%) Snowplow
13 9 (0.99%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.77%) MuleSoft
15 6 (0.66%) Cisco
15 6 (0.66%) Cognizant
15 6 (0.66%) Cognos
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Energon People
Salary: £50000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Cyber Team
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, 25 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £53000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000-45,000 + 6% Pension, 25 Holidays + Bank Holidays.
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £33000 - £41000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, share options, flexi hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Modis International
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits and Personal Developme
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Send
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago