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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 19 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.61% 7.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.21% 9.86% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £40,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
76 71 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 82.61% 78.02% 83.82%
Number of salaries quoted 61 50 54
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) CRM
3 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
3 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
4 3 (21.43%) BDD
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js
4 3 (21.43%) REST
4 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
4 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
4 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 3 (21.43%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Use Case
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
4 3 (21.43%) Kanban
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) .NET

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (21.43%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Developer
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) Backbone.js
2 3 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (21.43%) AngularJS
2 3 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 3 (21.43%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) CSS3
3 2 (14.29%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Streaming Media
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) New Media
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
1 3 (21.43%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) CRM
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
2 5 (35.71%) Software Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
3 3 (21.43%) BDD
3 3 (21.43%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
3 3 (21.43%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Use Case
3 3 (21.43%) Kanban
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
5 1 (7.14%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) C
2 2 (14.29%) C++
2 2 (14.29%) Objective-C
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree