Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 32 28 20
Rank change year-on-year -4 -8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 5 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 0.68% 4.72% 14.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 4.95% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 14
Wigan median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £26,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.14% +30.84% -28.67%
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year - +7.53% +9.41%

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 110 101 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 74.83% 95.28% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 87 88 83
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +20.97%
10th Percentile £25,250 £21,425 £22,500
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,750 £47,500
Manchester median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

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

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project

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 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fintech
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#