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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 3.85% 9.38% 10.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 11.25% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 4
Average salary £47,500 £55,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.41% +38.75%
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
75 80 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 96.15% 83.33% 78.48%
Number of salaries quoted 66 65 47
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
3 12 (63.16%) HTML
3 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 12 (63.16%) HTML5
4 9 (47.37%) CSS3
4 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 9 (47.37%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) C#
5 8 (42.11%) Ajax
5 8 (42.11%) JSON
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) Change Control
5 8 (42.11%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
5 8 (42.11%) SDLC
6 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 7 (36.84%) NUnit
7 6 (31.58%) Google
7 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (31.58%) Sass
8 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
8 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
8 5 (26.32%) Maven
8 5 (26.32%) SQL Server

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (10.53%) CMS
1 2 (10.53%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (36.84%) NUnit
3 5 (26.32%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Moq
4 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
5 3 (15.79%) CruiseControl
6 2 (10.53%) JIRA
6 2 (10.53%) Gradle
7 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Front-End Developer
3 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Team Leader
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (63.16%) HTML
1 12 (63.16%) HTML5
2 9 (47.37%) CSS3
2 9 (47.37%) CSS
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) Ajax
3 8 (42.11%) JSON
3 8 (42.11%) jQuery
3 8 (42.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (31.58%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (31.58%) Sass
5 5 (26.32%) NHibernate
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (21.05%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (21.05%) Castle Windsor
7 3 (15.79%) Fluent NHibernate
7 3 (15.79%) React
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
8 2 (10.53%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Android
2 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 8 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (42.11%) Change Control
4 8 (42.11%) Technical Analysis
4 8 (42.11%) SDLC
5 7 (36.84%) Software Engineering
6 6 (31.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (26.32%) Unit Testing
7 5 (26.32%) OO
8 4 (21.05%) Web Development
9 3 (15.79%) Project Management
9 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
9 3 (15.79%) BDD
9 3 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 2 (10.53%) Coaching
10 2 (10.53%) Line Management
10 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
10 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) C#
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) F#
4 1 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PMP
2 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Google
2 3 (15.79%) Oracle
3 2 (10.53%) Sitecore
3 2 (10.53%) Apigee
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat