The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 28 55
Rank change year-on-year -15 +27  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 16 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 3.60% 7.24% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 7.97% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 28 18
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £27,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,800 £40,750
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 378 414 513
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 85.14% 90.79% 87.99%
Number of salaries quoted 315 332 420
Median salary £35,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.25% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,350 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Lancashire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Lancashire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Lancashire

Scrum
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chorley +1 4 £35,500 -16.47% 2
Blackburn -2 4 £45,000 -
Preston -14 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Blackpool +4 1 £35,000 -24.73%
Scrum
North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) .NET
3 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 10 (40.00%) C#
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile Development
7 6 (24.00%) Finance
7 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
7 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (24.00%) WCF
7 6 (24.00%) Life Science
7 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
8 5 (20.00%) jQuery
8 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) CRM
8 5 (20.00%) ERP
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) Change Management
9 4 (16.00%) B2C
9 4 (16.00%) TDD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (12.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (8.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) Moq
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 5 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Lead Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Graduate Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Lead C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) .NET
2 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (36.00%) CSS
3 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (24.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) Node.js
8 3 (12.00%) CSS3
8 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 3 (12.00%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (12.00%) RESTful
8 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
9 2 (8.00%) Apache Flex
9 2 (8.00%) Flash
9 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Life Science
2 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) MVC
3 7 (28.00%) Mobile Development
4 6 (24.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Change Management
5 5 (20.00%) CRM
5 5 (20.00%) ERP
5 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (16.00%) B2C
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 4 (16.00%) Time Management
7 3 (12.00%) Android Development
7 3 (12.00%) Kanban
7 3 (12.00%) Mobile First
7 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (12.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
1 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript
5 2 (8.00%) ActionScript 3.0
6 1 (4.00%) C
6 1 (4.00%) C++
6 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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