Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 12 16
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 7.87% 12.50% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.93% 13.91% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 1
Salford median annual salary £37,500 £37,747 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.65% +7.85% -26.32%
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%

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 112 115 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 88.19% 89.84% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 79 75 41
Salford median annual salary £37,747 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.63% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,350 £28,850 £19,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £54,305 £43,750
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 27 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Salford

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) Java
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (20.00%) Validation
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) C++
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) OOP
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) JMS
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Kanban
5 2 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
5 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (20.00%) SDET
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) C

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (20.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Scrum Master
3 1 (10.00%) Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) JMS
1 2 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Issue Tracking
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL V3
3 4 (40.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 2 (20.00%) Coaching
4 2 (20.00%) Kanban
4 2 (20.00%) Microservices
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) OOP
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (20.00%) SDET
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C#
1 3 (30.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) C++
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) ServiceNow