Period
to 17 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Salford 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 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 14 15
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 9 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 5.06% 9.52% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.23% 11.02% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 2
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% -12.94%
10th Percentile £29,333 £32,500 £35,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,305 £39,950
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +8.43%

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 Salford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 172 127 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 96.63% 86.39% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 125 90 45
Salford median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -10.83%
10th Percentile £26,350 £24,975 £23,050
90th Percentile £56,250 £54,305 £50,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Salford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Salford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Salford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Salford over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Salford

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Salford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) QA
2 6 (66.67%) Release Management
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) Web 2.0
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
5 1 (11.11%) SDET
5 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
5 1 (11.11%) Finance

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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:

General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum Master
4 1 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Web 2.0
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) DevOps
2 6 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 6 (66.67%) Release Management
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
5 1 (11.11%) SDET
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) ServiceNow