The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 16 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 0.83% 10.87% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.22% 11.63% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +13.20%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
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 Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
82 43 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 68.33% 93.48% 64.17%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 68
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Wigan

Scrum
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) GWT
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL