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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 7.48% - 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% - 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Median salary £37,500 - £45,000
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 Bolton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 103 100 108
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 96.26% 95.24% 86.40%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 102
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

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

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) C#
3 14 (82.35%) .NET
4 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
4 11 (64.71%) TDD
5 10 (58.82%) Kanban
6 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (52.94%) Dependency Injection
6 9 (52.94%) MVC
7 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
7 7 (41.18%) WinForms
7 7 (41.18%) WPF
7 7 (41.18%) MVVM
7 7 (41.18%) Facebook
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
9 5 (29.41%) Windows
9 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (29.41%) MSTest
9 5 (29.41%) Spring.NET
9 5 (29.41%) NUnit
9 5 (29.41%) Tandem
9 5 (29.41%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (29.41%) Castle Windsor
9 5 (29.41%) Ninject
9 5 (29.41%) Rhino Mocks
9 5 (29.41%) Moq
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (64.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Moq
1 5 (29.41%) MSTest
1 5 (29.41%) NUnit
1 5 (29.41%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (17.65%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) JIRA
General
1 4 (23.53%) Advertising
1 4 (23.53%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 12 (70.59%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.76%) C# Web Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Graduate Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Scrum Master
4 1 (5.88%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) WinForms
2 7 (41.18%) WPF
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET
3 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (29.41%) Castle Windsor
4 5 (29.41%) Ninject
4 5 (29.41%) Spring.NET
4 5 (29.41%) Unity DI Container
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 4 (23.53%) RESTful
6 2 (11.76%) HTML
6 2 (11.76%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (5.88%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Greenfield Project
1 5 (29.41%) Tandem
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.76%) iPad
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) TDD
3 10 (58.82%) Kanban
4 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (52.94%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (52.94%) MVC
5 7 (41.18%) MVVM
6 5 (29.41%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (23.53%) BDD
7 4 (23.53%) Web Application Development
8 3 (17.65%) SOLID
9 2 (11.76%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (11.76%) OO
9 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (11.76%) OOD
9 2 (11.76%) OOP
9 2 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Risk Analysis
9 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
9 2 (11.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) C
4 2 (11.76%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Facebook
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
Bolton, Lancashire
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