Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 13 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 9.43% 10.68% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.35% 12.36% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 1
Salford median annual salary £36,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.71% +13.33% -25.00%
10th Percentile £29,675 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £46,200 £54,305 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +6.25%

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 81 89 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 76.42% 86.41% 76.25%
Number of salaries quoted 66 74 56
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +11.89% -4.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £28,650 £20,875
90th Percentile £55,000 £54,305 £48,125
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.00% +11.84%

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 22 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Salford

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) Java
3 7 (70.00%) C
3 7 (70.00%) Linux
3 7 (70.00%) C++
3 7 (70.00%) DevOps
3 7 (70.00%) Microservices
3 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) C#
5 5 (50.00%) OOP
5 5 (50.00%) OO
5 5 (50.00%) JMS
5 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
5 5 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
7 2 (20.00%) SQL
7 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
7 2 (20.00%) Docker
7 2 (20.00%) SDET
7 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
8 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (10.00%) Coaching
8 1 (10.00%) SDLC

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) OpenShift
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Software Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) JMS
1 5 (50.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) DevOps
2 7 (70.00%) Microservices
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (20.00%) SDET
6 1 (10.00%) Coaching
6 1 (10.00%) Kanban
6 1 (10.00%) Manual Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (10.00%) SDLC
6 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (10.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) C
2 7 (70.00%) C++
3 6 (60.00%) C#
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Kubernetes