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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 8 17 3
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 15 6 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 23.81% 8.00% 33.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.30% 9.09% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 10
Average salary £47,500 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.31% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £52,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
53 66 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 84.13% 88.00% 85.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 64 36
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Salford region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Salford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 14 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 13 (61.90%) HTML5
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
5 10 (47.62%) MVC
6 9 (42.86%) CSS3
6 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
7 8 (38.10%) Ajax
7 8 (38.10%) JSON
7 8 (38.10%) jQuery
7 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) Change Control
7 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 8 (38.10%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (28.57%) Kanban
9 6 (28.57%) Degree
9 6 (28.57%) JIRA
9 6 (28.57%) Google
9 6 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
9 6 (28.57%) BDD
9 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
9 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
9 6 (28.57%) Project Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (28.57%) NUnit
2 6 (28.57%) JIRA
3 4 (19.05%) TeamCity
3 4 (19.05%) Moq
4 3 (14.29%) CruiseControl
4 3 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Portfolio Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) ScrumMaster
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
2 13 (61.90%) HTML5
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
4 9 (42.86%) CSS3
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) .NET
5 8 (38.10%) Ajax
5 8 (38.10%) JSON
5 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 6 (28.57%) Sass
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
7 4 (19.05%) NHibernate
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (19.05%) Castle Windsor
8 3 (14.29%) Fluent NHibernate
8 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (9.52%) React
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 8 (38.10%) Change Control
5 8 (38.10%) Technical Analysis
6 7 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (28.57%) Kanban
7 6 (28.57%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
7 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
7 6 (28.57%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) Coaching
8 5 (23.81%) Web Development
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (19.05%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) F#
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 5 (23.81%) PMP
2 5 (23.81%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Google
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
3 2 (9.52%) Apigee
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft