Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 16 -
Rank change year-on-year -11 - +40
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 14 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 4.59% 14.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.81% 16.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 0
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £26,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.84% - -
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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 104 85 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 95.41% 85.86% 77.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 81 57
Wigan median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -4.62%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £47,250 £45,000
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +10.39%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Wigan

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Wigan

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wigan

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Wigan over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wigan

For the 6 months to 24 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
3 3 (60.00%) OO
3 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 3 (60.00%) Kanban
4 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (40.00%) DevOps
4 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (40.00%) SOLID
4 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (40.00%) Business Development
4 2 (40.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) WPF
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (20.00%) WinForms
5 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (20.00%) OOD

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Author
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) WinForms
2 1 (20.00%) WPF
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Kanban
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Business Development
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) SOLID
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
3 2 (40.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Content Management
4 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft