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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 18 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 7.81% 9.59% 11.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 11.48% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
52 61 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 81.25% 83.56% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 13
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Salford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Salford region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Salford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
3 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
4 6 (54.55%) HTML
5 5 (45.45%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) C#
6 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) Kanban
6 4 (36.36%) BDD
7 3 (27.27%) Node.js
7 3 (27.27%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
7 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (27.27%) jQuery
7 3 (27.27%) HTML5
7 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Web Development
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
7 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
7 3 (27.27%) Project Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Salford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) NUnit
1 2 (18.18%) CruiseControl
1 2 (18.18%) Maven
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
1 2 (18.18%) Moq
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) C# Developer
2 4 (36.36%) ScrumMaster
3 3 (27.27%) Agile .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) jQuery
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) Backbone.js
4 3 (27.27%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
4 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) CSS3
5 2 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (18.18%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (18.18%) Fluent NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 4 (36.36%) Kanban
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 3 (27.27%) Domain-Driven Design
5 3 (27.27%) Web Development
5 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (27.27%) PRINCE
5 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (27.27%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) RUP
6 2 (18.18%) Use Case
6 2 (18.18%) Requirements Management
6 2 (18.18%) User Stories
7 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle