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 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 24 18 18
Rank change year-on-year -6 0  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 1 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 6.87% 1.37% 16.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 1.75% 17.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 28
Median salary £27,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -38.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 117 57 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 89.31% 78.08% 94.19%
Number of salaries quoted 104 45 140
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -16.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Bolton

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Kanban
3 12 (75.00%) C#
4 11 (68.75%) .NET
5 9 (56.25%) WinForms
5 9 (56.25%) WPF
5 9 (56.25%) MVVM
6 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (37.50%) TDD
6 6 (37.50%) MVC
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) OO
7 5 (31.25%) NUnit
7 5 (31.25%) Tandem
7 5 (31.25%) Spring.NET
7 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
7 5 (31.25%) JIRA
7 5 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (31.25%) Moq
7 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (31.25%) MSTest
7 5 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
7 5 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (31.25%) Ninject
7 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis

Scrum
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) JIRA
1 5 (31.25%) Moq
1 5 (31.25%) MSTest
1 5 (31.25%) NUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (12.50%) Gerrit
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Lead Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Designer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) WinForms
2 9 (56.25%) WPF
3 5 (31.25%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (31.25%) Ninject
3 5 (31.25%) Spring.NET
3 5 (31.25%) Unity DI Container
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (12.50%) CSS
4 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (12.50%) HTML
4 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Tandem
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (87.50%) Kanban
3 9 (56.25%) MVVM
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) TDD
5 5 (31.25%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (31.25%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (31.25%) OO
6 4 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
6 4 (25.00%) OOD
6 4 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (12.50%) OOP
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (6.25%) Business Process Modelling
8 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
8 1 (6.25%) SOLID
8 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) C
2 4 (25.00%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Facebook
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle
Bolton, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
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