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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 22 23 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 146 149 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.52% 8.20% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.77% 9.81% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 129 139 66
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,800 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,800 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1494 1519 1350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.16% 83.55% 79.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1197 1096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Cheshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

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

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -12 32 £35,000 - 5
Chester +1 20 £43,750 +25.00% 6
Ellesmere Port 0 16 £40,000 - 2
Crewe 0 15 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Knutsford -14 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Wilmslow -4 6 £41,250 +3.12%
Macclesfield +7 3 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Runcorn - 1 £47,500 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

1 292 (96.05%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (50.33%) .NET
2 153 (50.33%) TDD
3 145 (47.70%) C#
4 138 (45.39%) Continuous Integration
5 135 (44.41%) MVC
6 132 (43.42%) ASP.NET
7 106 (34.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 101 (33.22%) SQL Server
9 90 (29.61%) Dependency Injection
10 86 (28.29%) JavaScript
11 84 (27.63%) SQL
12 83 (27.30%) Web Application Development
13 79 (25.99%) HTML
14 76 (25.00%) WCF
15 68 (22.37%) Kanban
16 64 (21.05%) jQuery
17 61 (20.07%) CSS
18 60 (19.74%) Finance
19 58 (19.08%) Inversion of Control
20 57 (18.75%) Web Services
21 56 (18.42%) Java
22 55 (18.09%) Castle Windsor
22 55 (18.09%) Spring.NET
23 54 (17.76%) Rhino Mocks
23 54 (17.76%) Moq
23 54 (17.76%) NUnit
24 53 (17.43%) MSTest
25 52 (17.11%) Windows
26 51 (16.78%) Ninject

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 27 (8.88%) CMS
2 7 (2.30%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.97%) Node.js
4 4 (1.32%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.99%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.33%) JBoss
7 1 (0.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 26 (8.55%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.97%) MS Project
3 3 (0.99%) MS Office
4 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Agresso
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.66%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.66%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (0.66%) Trello
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.17%) Internet
2 24 (7.89%) HTTP
3 14 (4.61%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.64%) Wireless
5 3 (0.99%) ATM
6 2 (0.66%) Telnet
6 2 (0.66%) SNMP
6 2 (0.66%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.33%) SAN
7 1 (0.33%) Extranet
7 1 (0.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (33.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (6.25%) MySQL
3 18 (5.92%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.28%) Oracle Reports
4 13 (4.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (3.29%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.96%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.96%) JasperReports
7 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (1.97%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.64%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.64%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.32%) RavenDB
10 4 (1.32%) Big Data
11 3 (0.99%) OLTP
12 2 (0.66%) PowerCenter
13 1 (0.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 54 (17.76%) NUnit
1 54 (17.76%) Rhino Mocks
1 54 (17.76%) Moq
2 53 (17.43%) MSTest
3 21 (6.91%) JUnit
3 21 (6.91%) Selenium
4 19 (6.25%) Visual Studio
5 14 (4.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.95%) Jasmine
7 11 (3.62%) Eclipse
8 10 (3.29%) Mercurial
8 10 (3.29%) TestNG
9 9 (2.96%) MyEclipse
10 7 (2.30%) JIRA
11 6 (1.97%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.64%) Git (software)
12 5 (1.64%) Cucumber
12 5 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 60 (19.74%) Finance
2 27 (8.88%) Marketing
3 26 (8.55%) Advertising
4 21 (6.91%) Banking
5 7 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (1.97%) Retail
6 6 (1.97%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.32%) Electronics
8 3 (0.99%) Games
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Billing
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 217 (71.38%) Developer
2 126 (41.45%) .NET Developer
3 35 (11.51%) Java Developer
4 28 (9.21%) Graduate
5 27 (8.88%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Junior Developer
6 25 (8.22%) Junior
6 25 (8.22%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 24 (7.89%) Analyst
8 20 (6.58%) Project Manager
9 19 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
10 17 (5.59%) Business Analyst
11 14 (4.61%) Lead Developer
12 13 (4.28%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (3.95%) Software Engineer
14 10 (3.29%) Senior Developer
15 9 (2.96%) Lead .NET Developer
16 8 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
16 8 (2.63%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (50.33%) .NET
2 132 (43.42%) ASP.NET
3 106 (34.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 79 (25.99%) HTML
5 76 (25.00%) WCF
6 64 (21.05%) jQuery
7 61 (20.07%) CSS
8 57 (18.75%) Web Services
9 55 (18.09%) Spring.NET
9 55 (18.09%) Castle Windsor
10 51 (16.78%) Ninject
10 51 (16.78%) Unity DI Container
11 49 (16.12%) .NET Framework
12 46 (15.13%) AngularJS
13 42 (13.82%) ASP.NET Web API
14 40 (13.16%) HTML5
14 40 (13.16%) RESTful
15 36 (11.84%) WPF
16 35 (11.51%) KnockoutJS
17 32 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.08%) Inversion of Control
2 41 (13.49%) Mobile App
3 40 (13.16%) Computer Science
4 32 (10.53%) User Experience
5 17 (5.59%) Client/Server
6 16 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (4.93%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.64%) PMI
8 5 (1.64%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.64%) Tandem
9 4 (1.32%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.99%) Telematics
11 2 (0.66%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.33%) Wiki
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.33%) BYOD
12 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.33%) Statistics
12 1 (0.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 52 (17.11%) Windows
2 7 (2.30%) Android
2 7 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (1.32%) Linux
4 4 (1.32%) Windows CE
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (96.05%) Agile Software Development
2 153 (50.33%) TDD
3 138 (45.39%) Continuous Integration
4 135 (44.41%) MVC
5 90 (29.61%) Dependency Injection
6 83 (27.30%) Web Application Development
7 68 (22.37%) Kanban
8 42 (13.82%) BDD
9 39 (12.83%) SDLC
10 37 (12.17%) OO
11 30 (9.87%) MVVM
12 29 (9.54%) Unit Testing
12 29 (9.54%) Web Development
13 24 (7.89%) Responsive Web Design
14 23 (7.57%) Web Design
15 22 (7.24%) Pair Programming
15 22 (7.24%) Stakeholder Management
15 22 (7.24%) Software Engineering
16 19 (6.25%) Project Management
17 18 (5.92%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 145 (47.70%) C#
2 86 (28.29%) JavaScript
3 84 (27.63%) SQL
4 56 (18.42%) Java
5 37 (12.17%) VB.NET
6 29 (9.54%) VB
7 18 (5.92%) T-SQL
8 12 (3.95%) C
9 9 (2.96%) C++
10 7 (2.30%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.64%) PHP
12 4 (1.32%) Embedded C
12 4 (1.32%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.32%) VB6
13 3 (0.99%) PHP5
14 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.33%) Ruby
15 1 (0.33%) Python
15 1 (0.33%) Groovy
15 1 (0.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 22 (7.24%) Degree
2 6 (1.97%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.32%) HNC
4 4 (1.32%) HND
5 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 3 (0.99%) PMP
5 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.66%) IIBA
7 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.33%) PhD
7 1 (0.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.57%) QA
2 5 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) WCAG
3 2 (0.66%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 31 (10.20%) Microsoft
1 31 (10.20%) Oracle
2 26 (8.55%) Facebook
3 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
3 3 (0.99%) Informatica
4 2 (0.66%) Sage
4 2 (0.66%) ATG
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe
4 2 (0.66%) hybris
4 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.66%) Infor
4 2 (0.66%) IBM
5 1 (0.33%) Talend
5 1 (0.33%) RainStor
5 1 (0.33%) Sybase
5 1 (0.33%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.33%) Tableau
5 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.33%) HP
5 1 (0.33%) Dell
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warrington
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Erin Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
RMI International
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago