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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 26 42
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 25 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 15.82% 6.49% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.48% 8.47% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 5
Average salary £33,500 £36,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.84% +22.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,150 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
143 118 222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 90.51% 76.62% 81.92%
Number of salaries quoted 132 107 211
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Stockport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) .NET
3 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
4 21 (51.22%) MVC
5 19 (46.34%) TDD
6 17 (41.46%) XML
6 17 (41.46%) C#
6 17 (41.46%) HTML
6 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
7 16 (39.02%) SQL
7 16 (39.02%) jQuery
8 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
8 14 (34.15%) Oracle
8 14 (34.15%) CSS
8 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (31.71%) Web Services
10 11 (26.83%) Ajax
10 11 (26.83%) Degree
10 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
11 10 (24.39%) IIS
11 10 (24.39%) Finance
12 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
12 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
12 9 (21.95%) JUnit
12 9 (21.95%) Java
13 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (19.51%) MySQL
13 8 (19.51%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 10 (24.39%) IIS
2 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
3 6 (14.63%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.63%) GlassFish
4 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (7.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (24.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) MySQL
4 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
5 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
6 4 (9.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (26.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (21.95%) JUnit
2 9 (21.95%) Eclipse
3 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
4 7 (17.07%) Ant
5 6 (14.63%) NUnit
6 5 (12.20%) Jenkins
7 4 (9.76%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (9.76%) Moq
8 3 (7.32%) Mockito
8 3 (7.32%) Subversion
8 3 (7.32%) Maven
8 3 (7.32%) Selenium
8 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
8 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
8 3 (7.32%) Gerrit
9 2 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
9 2 (4.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 1 (2.44%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.44%) LabVIEW
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Games
4 2 (4.88%) Back Office
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
5 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Senior Developer
3 14 (34.15%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Junior Developer
6 6 (14.63%) Graduate
6 6 (14.63%) Junior
7 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 4 (9.76%) Junior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Build Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Graduate Developer
9 2 (4.88%) UI Programmer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Manager
9 2 (4.88%) UI Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Project Manager
9 2 (4.88%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) .NET
2 17 (41.46%) ASP.NET
2 17 (41.46%) HTML
2 17 (41.46%) XML
3 16 (39.02%) jQuery
4 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (34.15%) CSS
5 13 (31.71%) Web Services
6 11 (26.83%) Ajax
7 7 (17.07%) JDBC
8 6 (14.63%) J2EE
8 6 (14.63%) .NET Framework
9 5 (12.20%) Spring
10 4 (9.76%) JNDI
10 4 (9.76%) SOAP
10 4 (9.76%) JMS
10 4 (9.76%) NHibernate
10 4 (9.76%) LINQ
11 3 (7.32%) WSDL
11 3 (7.32%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.44%) Informatics
3 1 (2.44%) Firmware
3 1 (2.44%) LIMS
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) UNIX
2 3 (7.32%) Windows
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (51.22%) MVC
3 19 (46.34%) TDD
4 8 (19.51%) OO
4 8 (19.51%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (19.51%) BDD
5 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.20%) Automated Testing
6 4 (9.76%) Project Management
6 4 (9.76%) Web Application Development
6 4 (9.76%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) Release Management
8 2 (4.88%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.88%) Software Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Pair Programming
8 2 (4.88%) Logistics
8 2 (4.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C#
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) Java
5 3 (7.32%) XPath
6 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
6 2 (4.88%) Perl
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) HND
3 1 (2.44%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) VMware
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
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