Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 23 22
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 5.98% 7.21% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.36% 7.92% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 4
Wigan median annual salary £35,000 £28,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,775 £33,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,125 £41,250
Manchester median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +11.11% +11.80% +0.63%

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 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 94.02% 90.99% 76.61%
Number of salaries quoted 105 93 90
Wigan median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.86% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,250 £49,750 £45,225
Manchester median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +3.90%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Wigan

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 3 (42.86%) Zend
4 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
4 3 (42.86%) iPad
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) OO
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (28.57%) Kanban
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 2 (28.57%) SOLID
5 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (28.57%) Business Development
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (14.29%) Marketing
6 1 (14.29%) Content Management

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) PHP Developer
2 3 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Author
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) Zend Framework
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) iPad
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OOP
3 4 (57.14%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (28.57%) Business Development
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (28.57%) Kanban
4 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) SOLID
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Zend
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft