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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 6.15% 6.10% 28.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 7.35% 29.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £57,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.29% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
56 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 86.15% 82.93% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 16
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 January 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
3 4 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) PMP
4 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (25.00%) Maven
2 2 (25.00%) Moq
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Programme Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 2 (25.00%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (25.00%) Fluent NHibernate
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
3 2 (25.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (50.00%) Kanban
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 4 (50.00%) Coaching
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 3 (37.50%) OO
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (37.50%) PMP
2 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
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