The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester / Stockport
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 5 35
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 20 42 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 11.98% 27.27% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 28.97% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 39 8
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +52.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 153 145 177
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 91.62% 94.16% 90.31%
Number of salaries quoted 146 132 166
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +20.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stockport 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 Stockport

Scrum
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Stockport

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Stockport over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (64.10%) Java
3 23 (58.97%) XML
4 21 (53.85%) iPad
5 20 (51.28%) Mentoring
6 19 (48.72%) Windows
6 19 (48.72%) OO
6 19 (48.72%) JUnit
6 19 (48.72%) TDD
7 18 (46.15%) Spring
7 18 (46.15%) Web Services
7 18 (46.15%) SOAP
8 17 (43.59%) OOP
8 17 (43.59%) JMS
8 17 (43.59%) Eclipse
9 16 (41.03%) JNDI
9 16 (41.03%) JDBC
9 16 (41.03%) Ant
9 16 (41.03%) BDD
10 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
11 9 (23.08%) HTML
12 7 (17.95%) CSS
13 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
13 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
15 4 (10.26%) Web Development
15 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
15 4 (10.26%) Kanban
15 4 (10.26%) jQuery
15 4 (10.26%) C++

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) Acrobat
2 2 (5.13%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Big Data
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (48.72%) JUnit
2 17 (43.59%) Eclipse
3 16 (41.03%) Ant
4 3 (7.69%) Mockito
5 2 (5.13%) Cucumber
5 2 (5.13%) Gradle
5 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Selenium
6 1 (2.56%) TestComplete
General
1 1 (2.56%) Automotive
1 1 (2.56%) Finance
1 1 (2.56%) Games
1 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) Senior Developer
3 18 (46.15%) Java Developer
4 15 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Scrum Master
6 3 (7.69%) C++ Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Java Scrum Master
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Author
7 2 (5.13%) Java Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Author
7 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) C++ Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (58.97%) XML
2 18 (46.15%) SOAP
2 18 (46.15%) Spring
2 18 (46.15%) Web Services
3 17 (43.59%) JMS
4 16 (41.03%) JDBC
4 16 (41.03%) JNDI
5 15 (38.46%) Hibernate
6 9 (23.08%) HTML
7 7 (17.95%) CSS
8 4 (10.26%) jQuery
9 3 (7.69%) JSON
9 3 (7.69%) RESTful
10 2 (5.13%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
10 2 (5.13%) ATL
10 2 (5.13%) J2EE
10 2 (5.13%) Node.js
10 2 (5.13%) Spring Integration
10 2 (5.13%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (53.85%) iPad
2 6 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.13%) Graphic Design
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (51.28%) Mentoring
3 19 (48.72%) OO
3 19 (48.72%) TDD
4 17 (43.59%) OOP
5 16 (41.03%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.26%) Kanban
7 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.26%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
8 3 (7.69%) DevOps
8 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Code Optimisation
9 2 (5.13%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (5.13%) Multithreaded Programming
9 2 (5.13%) People Management
9 2 (5.13%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 25 (64.10%) Java
2 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
5 1 (2.56%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
5 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PMO
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
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Oscar
Salary: £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
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Salary: £50,000 - £58,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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