The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Stockport region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 27 34 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 7.45% 3.91% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.75% 4.93% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
160 142 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 85.11% 79.33% 70.92%
Number of salaries quoted 146 134 162
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,100 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Manchester

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Scrum
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Stockport region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Stockport

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Stockport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 24 (61.54%) MVC
1 24 (61.54%) TDD
2 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 23 (58.97%) XML
2 23 (58.97%) jQuery
3 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (51.28%) C#
4 20 (51.28%) .NET
4 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
5 19 (48.72%) Oracle
5 19 (48.72%) SQL
6 17 (43.59%) Web Services
7 16 (41.03%) Finance
8 15 (38.46%) Java
8 15 (38.46%) WebLogic
8 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (35.90%) Ajax
10 13 (33.33%) Spring
10 13 (33.33%) Degree
10 13 (33.33%) OO
11 12 (30.77%) CSS
11 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 12 (30.77%) Retail
11 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
12 11 (28.21%) IIS
12 11 (28.21%) Ant

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 15 (38.46%) WebLogic
2 11 (28.21%) IIS
3 9 (23.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (15.38%) GlassFish
4 6 (15.38%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (58.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (5.13%) DB2
4 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (28.21%) Ant
2 11 (28.21%) JUnit
2 11 (28.21%) Eclipse
3 9 (23.08%) Maven
3 9 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 9 (23.08%) Mockito
3 9 (23.08%) Gerrit
3 9 (23.08%) Git (software)
4 4 (10.26%) NUnit
4 4 (10.26%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (10.26%) Moq
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (41.03%) Finance
2 12 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Games
4 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 35 (89.74%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) .NET Developer
3 15 (38.46%) Java Developer
4 9 (23.08%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior .NET Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Junior
6 4 (10.26%) Graduate
7 3 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.56%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (2.56%) Tester
9 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) XML
1 23 (58.97%) jQuery
2 21 (53.85%) HTML
3 20 (51.28%) .NET
3 20 (51.28%) ASP.NET
4 17 (43.59%) Web Services
5 15 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (35.90%) Ajax
7 13 (33.33%) Spring
8 12 (30.77%) CSS
9 11 (28.21%) JDBC
10 9 (23.08%) WSDL
10 9 (23.08%) JAXB
10 9 (23.08%) Hibernate
10 9 (23.08%) EJB
10 9 (23.08%) XSLT
10 9 (23.08%) EJB 3.0
10 9 (23.08%) Apache Wicket
10 9 (23.08%) JAX-WS
11 6 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) LIMS
2 2 (5.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.08%) Linux
1 9 (23.08%) UNIX
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) MVC
1 24 (61.54%) TDD
2 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (33.33%) OO
4 9 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (23.08%) Web Development
4 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
6 4 (10.26%) Web Application Development
6 4 (10.26%) BDD
6 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Kanban
7 3 (7.69%) Time Management
7 3 (7.69%) ERP
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Logistics
7 3 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.13%) MVVM
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.56%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (51.28%) C#
2 19 (48.72%) SQL
3 15 (38.46%) Java
4 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
5 9 (23.08%) XPath
6 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (23.08%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec
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