The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Lancashire / Blackpool
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 8 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 8.33% 18.18% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 20.69% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 2
Median salary £35,000 £46,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.73% +38.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £41,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £51,050 £41,800
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% -  

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 10 29 52
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 83.33% 87.88% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 30 236 231
Median salary £40,000 £46,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.97% +24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,875 £43,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Blackpool.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Blackpool

Scrum
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Autofac
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) Moq
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Autofac
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Logistics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress