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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
England / North West
Rank 22 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 517 368 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 8.65% 6.67% 6.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.73% 7.64% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 463 331 390
Median salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
5313 4819 5853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4472 4005 5009
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 £28,500 £28,500 £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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +9 417 £47,500 +11.76% 66
Cheshire -10 56 £40,000 +14.28% 14
Merseyside +20 42 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Lancashire -26 4 £21,500 -46.25% 3
Scrum
England

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 1089 (96.37%) Agile Software Development
2 461 (40.80%) C#
3 437 (38.67%) .NET
4 431 (38.14%) TDD
5 366 (32.39%) JavaScript
6 365 (32.30%) Java
7 346 (30.62%) HTML
8 345 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
9 322 (28.50%) Kanban
10 301 (26.64%) MVC
11 290 (25.66%) SQL
12 289 (25.58%) CSS
13 266 (23.54%) ASP.NET
14 254 (22.48%) SQL Server
15 218 (19.29%) jQuery
16 216 (19.12%) AngularJS
17 210 (18.58%) DevOps
18 206 (18.23%) Software Engineering
19 205 (18.14%) OO
20 179 (15.84%) Windows
21 178 (15.75%) Web Services
22 172 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
23 165 (14.60%) BDD
24 156 (13.81%) Finance
25 155 (13.72%) Git (software)
26 153 (13.54%) Microsoft
27 149 (13.19%) Spring
28 146 (12.92%) Degree
29 139 (12.30%) SDLC
30 138 (12.21%) HTML5

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 61 (5.40%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (4.34%) JBoss
3 44 (3.89%) Tomcat
4 43 (3.81%) Apache Spark
5 39 (3.45%) OpenStack
6 36 (3.19%) WebLogic
7 35 (3.10%) Apache Pig
8 31 (2.74%) CloudStack
8 31 (2.74%) WebSphere
9 23 (2.04%) Confluence
10 22 (1.95%) CMS
11 18 (1.59%) Apache Solr
12 15 (1.33%) NServiceBus
13 12 (1.06%) Mule
14 11 (0.97%) Jetty
15 10 (0.88%) IIS
15 10 (0.88%) WordPress
16 9 (0.80%) Mule ESB
17 8 (0.71%) Apache
18 7 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 43 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 10 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.80%) MS Project
4 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.27%) MS Office
6 2 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (1.95%) Magento
2 9 (0.80%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.35%) Exstream
5 2 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.088%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.088%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 84 (7.43%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (6.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.04%) SaaS
4 19 (1.68%) GitHub
5 15 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (1.33%) Amazon S3
6 7 (0.62%) PaaS
7 5 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.44%) IaaS
8 4 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.35%) Slack
9 2 (0.18%) Azure Machine Learning
10 1 (0.088%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.088%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.088%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.89%) Internet
2 34 (3.01%) Firewall
3 16 (1.42%) DNS
4 13 (1.15%) HTTP
4 13 (1.15%) NAS
4 13 (1.15%) SAN
5 5 (0.44%) Broadband
6 3 (0.27%) LDAP
7 2 (0.18%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.18%) PuTTY
7 2 (0.18%) RFID
7 2 (0.18%) WinSCP
8 1 (0.088%) Intranet
8 1 (0.088%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.088%) Network Security
8 1 (0.088%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 254 (22.48%) SQL Server
2 128 (11.33%) MySQL
3 95 (8.41%) MongoDB
4 78 (6.90%) Relational Database
5 69 (6.11%) Big Data
6 68 (6.02%) NoSQL
7 63 (5.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 61 (5.40%) RDBMS
9 60 (5.31%) Hadoop
10 35 (3.10%) Apache Hive
11 28 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
12 26 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.77%) Redis
14 16 (1.42%) Amazon Redshift
15 11 (0.97%) Couchbase
15 11 (0.97%) Riak
16 10 (0.88%) CouchDB
16 10 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.80%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 155 (13.72%) Git (software)
2 137 (12.12%) NUnit
3 121 (10.71%) Selenium
4 119 (10.53%) MSTest
5 101 (8.94%) Jenkins
6 97 (8.58%) Moq
7 96 (8.50%) Rhino Mocks
8 92 (8.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 86 (7.61%) JIRA
10 58 (5.13%) Cucumber
11 46 (4.07%) Visual Studio
12 42 (3.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 34 (3.01%) JUnit
14 29 (2.57%) SpecFlow
15 26 (2.30%) Eclipse
16 23 (2.04%) Ant
17 21 (1.86%) Subversion
18 17 (1.50%) TeamCity
19 15 (1.33%) HP UFT
19 15 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 156 (13.81%) Finance
2 58 (5.13%) Retail
3 48 (4.25%) Military
4 45 (3.98%) Marketing
5 35 (3.10%) Manufacturing
6 23 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 21 (1.86%) Banking
8 17 (1.50%) Advertising
9 10 (0.88%) Electronics
9 10 (0.88%) Games
9 10 (0.88%) Legal
10 9 (0.80%) Corporate Banking
11 5 (0.44%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.27%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.18%) Automotive
13 2 (0.18%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 552 (48.85%) Developer
2 230 (20.35%) .NET Developer
3 127 (11.24%) Senior Developer
4 118 (10.44%) Analyst
5 117 (10.35%) C# Developer
6 110 (9.73%) Java Developer
7 101 (8.94%) Software Engineer
8 86 (7.61%) Software Developer
9 85 (7.52%) .NET Software Developer
10 83 (7.35%) C# .NET Developer
11 73 (6.46%) Business Analyst
12 63 (5.58%) Senior Java Developer
13 55 (4.87%) Architect
14 54 (4.78%) Scrum Master
15 50 (4.42%) JavaScript Developer
16 47 (4.16%) DevOps Engineer
17 46 (4.07%) ASP.NET Developer
17 46 (4.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 46 (4.07%) Project Manager
18 44 (3.89%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 437 (38.67%) .NET
2 346 (30.62%) HTML
3 289 (25.58%) CSS
4 266 (23.54%) ASP.NET
5 218 (19.29%) jQuery
6 216 (19.12%) AngularJS
7 178 (15.75%) Web Services
8 172 (15.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 149 (13.19%) Spring
10 138 (12.21%) HTML5
11 137 (12.12%) WPF
12 133 (11.77%) WCF
13 117 (10.35%) Hibernate
14 114 (10.09%) .NET Framework
14 114 (10.09%) XML
15 108 (9.56%) CSS3
15 108 (9.56%) Node.js
16 106 (9.38%) RESTful
17 99 (8.76%) Castle Windsor
18 91 (8.05%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 99 (8.76%) iPad
2 98 (8.67%) User Experience
3 92 (8.14%) Inversion of Control
4 85 (7.52%) Computer Science
5 74 (6.55%) Mobile App
6 49 (4.34%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (3.45%) Visualisation
8 37 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
9 30 (2.65%) Data Structures
10 29 (2.57%) Algorithms
11 24 (2.12%) Smartphone
12 23 (2.04%) PKI
13 16 (1.42%) FMCG
13 16 (1.42%) Tandem
14 15 (1.33%) Fintech
14 15 (1.33%) Management Information System
15 14 (1.24%) PMI
15 14 (1.24%) Xbox
16 11 (0.97%) N-Tier
17 10 (0.88%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 179 (15.84%) Windows
2 122 (10.80%) Linux
3 50 (4.42%) Apple iOS
4 43 (3.81%) Android
5 39 (3.45%) Unix
6 14 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.35%) CentOS
7 4 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.18%) Debian
9 1 (0.088%) Fedora
9 1 (0.088%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.088%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1089 (96.37%) Agile Software Development
2 431 (38.14%) TDD
3 345 (30.53%) Continuous Integration
4 322 (28.50%) Kanban
5 301 (26.64%) MVC
6 210 (18.58%) DevOps
7 206 (18.23%) Software Engineering
8 205 (18.14%) OO
9 165 (14.60%) BDD
10 139 (12.30%) SDLC
11 135 (11.95%) E-Commerce
12 125 (11.06%) Web Development
13 118 (10.44%) MVVM
14 114 (10.09%) Dependency Injection
15 100 (8.85%) RUP
16 94 (8.32%) Continuous Delivery
17 92 (8.14%) Automated Testing
18 88 (7.79%) Continuous Improvement
18 88 (7.79%) Mentoring
19 77 (6.81%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 461 (40.80%) C#
2 366 (32.39%) JavaScript
3 365 (32.30%) Java
4 290 (25.66%) SQL
5 122 (10.80%) PHP
6 118 (10.44%) Python
7 98 (8.67%) Ruby
8 82 (7.26%) C++
9 80 (7.08%) C
10 72 (6.37%) VB.NET
11 63 (5.58%) Perl
12 59 (5.22%) VB
13 47 (4.16%) T-SQL
14 44 (3.89%) Bash Shell
15 32 (2.83%) Shell Script
16 31 (2.74%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.77%) PowerShell
17 20 (1.77%) Scala
18 18 (1.59%) Go
19 17 (1.50%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 146 (12.92%) Degree
2 78 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 72 (6.37%) DV Cleared
4 40 (3.54%) ISEB
5 30 (2.65%) ISTQB
6 15 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 7 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 7 (0.62%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.44%) IIBA
9 4 (0.35%) PMP
10 2 (0.18%) PhD
10 2 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (0.088%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.088%) MCP
11 1 (0.088%) MCSE
11 1 (0.088%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (8.94%) QA
2 18 (1.59%) PCI DSS
3 13 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.71%) HL7
5 4 (0.35%) WCAG
6 1 (0.088%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.088%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.088%) PA-DSS
6 1 (0.088%) SDET
System Software
1 56 (4.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (3.98%) Hyper-V
3 31 (2.74%) vSphere
3 31 (2.74%) Xen
3 31 (2.74%) XenServer
4 30 (2.65%) Docker
5 13 (1.15%) VMware ESX
5 13 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.53%) Varnish
7 4 (0.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 62 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
2 48 (4.25%) Puppet
3 28 (2.48%) Cobbler
3 28 (2.48%) Tivoli
4 23 (2.04%) Ansible
5 13 (1.15%) SCOM
5 13 (1.15%) Terraform
6 9 (0.80%) Packer
7 7 (0.62%) Kibana
7 7 (0.62%) logstash
7 7 (0.62%) Salt
8 1 (0.088%) Capistrano
8 1 (0.088%) Grafana
8 1 (0.088%) Graphite
8 1 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.088%) Uchiwa
Vendors
1 153 (13.54%) Microsoft
2 108 (9.56%) Oracle
3 69 (6.11%) VMware
4 31 (2.74%) EnterpriseDB
5 23 (2.04%) Zend
6 18 (1.59%) IBM
7 17 (1.50%) Google
7 17 (1.50%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.42%) SAP
9 15 (1.33%) Cognizant
10 9 (0.80%) Tableau
11 8 (0.71%) Adobe
12 7 (0.62%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
13 6 (0.53%) Aquila
13 6 (0.53%) ServiceNow
14 5 (0.44%) HP
14 5 (0.44%) Sitecore
15 4 (0.35%) hybris
15 4 (0.35%) Xamarin
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
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Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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Salary: competitive Benefits
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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