The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 23 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.04% 8.40% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.71% 9.78% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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 Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
181 225 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.76% 85.88% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 164 170 172
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Stockport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (70.27%) C#
3 23 (62.16%) .NET
4 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
5 19 (51.35%) TDD
6 17 (45.95%) SQL
7 15 (40.54%) Ruby
8 13 (35.14%) HTML
8 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
8 13 (35.14%) CSS
9 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
9 12 (32.43%) MVC
9 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
9 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (29.73%) Ruby on Rails
10 11 (29.73%) XML
10 11 (29.73%) Project Management
11 10 (27.03%) XHTML
11 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
11 10 (27.03%) MySQL
11 10 (27.03%) VB
11 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
11 10 (27.03%) Back Office
11 10 (27.03%) Retail
11 10 (27.03%) Pair Programming
11 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
11 10 (27.03%) Coaching
12 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (24.32%) Open Source
12 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 7 (18.92%) IIS
1 7 (18.92%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Project
1 4 (10.81%) MS Office
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.11%) Cucumber
2 3 (8.11%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) NUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) Xcode
4 1 (2.70%) FxCop
4 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.70%) Moq
4 1 (2.70%) Gerrit
4 1 (2.70%) WiX
4 1 (2.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.70%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (27.03%) Back Office
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 4 (10.81%) Music Industry
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (72.97%) Developer
2 21 (56.76%) .NET Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Senior Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (16.22%) Agile .NET Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Lead Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Project Manager
7 4 (10.81%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (10.81%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Automation Tester
8 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
8 3 (8.11%) Tester
9 2 (5.41%) Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Software Manager
10 1 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.70%) iOS Developer
10 1 (2.70%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.70%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) .NET
2 21 (56.76%) ASP.NET
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
3 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 12 (32.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (29.73%) XML
5 11 (29.73%) Ruby on Rails
6 10 (27.03%) XHTML
7 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (16.22%) Web Services
9 5 (13.51%) RESTful
9 5 (13.51%) WCF
10 4 (10.81%) LINQ
10 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (10.81%) Ninject
11 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
11 2 (5.41%) Regular Expression
11 2 (5.41%) Backbone.js
11 2 (5.41%) jQuery
11 2 (5.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) LIMS
1 1 (2.70%) Informatics
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.70%) iPhone
1 1 (2.70%) iPad
1 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Windows
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Android
1 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (51.35%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) MVC
4 11 (29.73%) Project Management
5 10 (27.03%) E-Commerce
5 10 (27.03%) Pair Programming
5 10 (27.03%) Mentoring
5 10 (27.03%) Coaching
6 9 (24.32%) Unit Testing
6 9 (24.32%) Open Source
7 8 (21.62%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (18.92%) BDD
8 7 (18.92%) People Management
9 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
9 6 (16.22%) SDLC
10 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
11 4 (10.81%) Matrix Management
11 4 (10.81%) Change Control
11 4 (10.81%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C#
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Ruby
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 10 (27.03%) VB
5 10 (27.03%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (10.81%) Wonderware
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle
2 1 (2.70%) VMware
Stockport, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago