Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 19 32
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 19.58% 11.00% 6.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.26% 12.12% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 35 31 14
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -16.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £33,750 £22,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £50,000 £51,000
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 174 264 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 92.06% 90.72% 84.95%
Number of salaries quoted 155 219 167
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +5.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Bolton

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Bolton

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Bolton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Bolton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (97.30%) .NET
3 35 (94.59%) C#
3 35 (94.59%) TDD
3 35 (94.59%) MVC
4 34 (91.89%) Marketing
4 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
4 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
5 33 (89.19%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (86.49%) Advertising
6 32 (86.49%) RESTful
6 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (86.49%) Dependency Injection
6 32 (86.49%) BDD
6 32 (86.49%) Facebook
6 32 (86.49%) Web Application Development
6 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET Web API
6 32 (86.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
8 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.11%) SQL
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.11%) SOLID
9 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.41%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) HTML

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (91.89%) SQL Server
2 32 (86.49%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 34 (91.89%) Marketing
2 32 (86.49%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 35 (94.59%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) QA Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior SQL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Software QA Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (97.30%) .NET
2 34 (91.89%) ASP.NET
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 32 (86.49%) ASP.NET Web API
3 32 (86.49%) RESTful
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
5 2 (5.41%) HTML
5 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.41%) NHibernate
6 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (94.59%) MVC
2 35 (94.59%) TDD
3 33 (89.19%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (86.49%) BDD
4 32 (86.49%) Dependency Injection
4 32 (86.49%) Web Application Development
5 3 (8.11%) SOLID
6 2 (5.41%) Kanban
6 2 (5.41%) Logistics
6 2 (5.41%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) Coaching
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) SDLC
7 1 (2.70%) SOA
7 1 (2.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (94.59%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) Facebook
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft