The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.46% 10.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.26% 12.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £60,000 £39,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.86% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Scrum
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 66 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 80.60% 84.62% 79.03%
Number of salaries quoted 45 41 46
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Salford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Salford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) jQuery
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) Node.js
3 3 (27.27%) REST
3 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
3 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
3 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
3 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 3 (27.27%) XML
3 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (27.27%) RUP
3 3 (27.27%) .NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Salford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Dynamics CRM
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
2 3 (27.27%) ScrumMaster
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (18.18%) CRM Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
2 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 4 (36.36%) Software Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) BDD
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) Use Case
3 3 (27.27%) Kanban
3 3 (27.27%) User Stories
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (27.27%) RUP
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) Android Development
4 1 (9.09%) iOS Development
4 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree