The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 6 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 3.31% 1.87% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 0
Average salary £55,000 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chelmsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
131 84 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 72.38% 78.50% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 121 75 45
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Chelmsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Chelmsford region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (33.33%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
5 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) CMMI
5 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (22.22%) Kanban
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
5 2 (22.22%) Firmware
5 2 (22.22%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 3 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) Struts
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) JPA
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Kanban
4 2 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Software Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) CMMI
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ISEB
1 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle