Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 29 23
Rank change year-on-year -8 -6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 0.60% 5.79% 5.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 6.03% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 6
Wigan median annual salary £55,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.67% +25.00% -20.00%
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 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 129 116 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wigan 76.79% 95.87% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 92 113 91
Wigan median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +1.45% +6.15%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +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 20 October 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 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#