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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 29 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 2.31% 2.00% 16.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.78% 2.90% 23.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 9
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
108 138 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 83.08% 69.00% 67.65%
Number of salaries quoted 105 130 37
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) MSTest
2 7 (77.78%) C#
2 7 (77.78%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (55.56%) WinForms
3 5 (55.56%) MVVM
3 5 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 5 (55.56%) Moq
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) Spring.NET
3 5 (55.56%) NUnit
3 5 (55.56%) WCF
3 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 5 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
3 5 (55.56%) Ninject
3 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
3 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 5 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) MSTest
2 5 (55.56%) Rhino Mocks
2 5 (55.56%) Moq
2 5 (55.56%) NUnit
3 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Web Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
1 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) WPF
2 5 (55.56%) Spring.NET
2 5 (55.56%) WinForms
2 5 (55.56%) Castle Windsor
2 5 (55.56%) Ninject
2 5 (55.56%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (55.56%) Unity DI Container
3 2 (22.22%) .NET Framework
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) TDD
2 7 (77.78%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) Web Application Development
3 5 (55.56%) Kanban
3 5 (55.56%) Dependency Injection
3 5 (55.56%) MVVM
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Software Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Coaching
4 2 (22.22%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ISEB
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft