The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
North West / Cheshire
Rank 34 35 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 67 82 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.45% 6.25% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 7.52% 8.85%
Number of salaries quoted 63 73 125
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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
887 1091 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.37% 83.22% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 673 965 1330
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,750 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +1 28 £35,000 -
Chester +13 13 £32,500 -23.52% 2
Wilmslow -16 7 £47,500 +58.33% 1
Crewe - 6 £42,500 - 1
Runcorn - 4 £27,500 - 1
Knutsford - 3 - -
Macclesfield -7 1 £85,000 +54.54% 3
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 150 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (71.15%) TDD
2 111 (71.15%) .NET
3 110 (70.51%) C#
4 90 (57.69%) ASP.NET
5 86 (55.13%) MVC
6 75 (48.08%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
8 69 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 65 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
9 65 (41.67%) Castle Windsor
10 64 (41.03%) WCF
11 60 (38.46%) Kanban
12 58 (37.18%) Windows
13 57 (36.54%) NUnit
13 57 (36.54%) Moq
14 54 (34.62%) Rhino Mocks
15 52 (33.33%) HTML
16 51 (32.69%) MSTest
16 51 (32.69%) Ninject
16 51 (32.69%) Spring.NET
16 51 (32.69%) Inversion of Control
16 51 (32.69%) Unity DI Container
17 49 (31.41%) .NET Framework
18 45 (28.85%) Microsoft
19 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 43 (27.56%) Web Application Development
21 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
21 42 (26.92%) CSS
22 40 (25.64%) WPF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (8.97%) NServiceBus
2 9 (5.77%) CMS
3 3 (1.92%) ColdFusion
3 3 (1.92%) IIS
4 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.28%) JBoss
4 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Office
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Exstream
2 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (2.56%) SaaS
4 2 (1.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.54%) Internet
2 3 (1.92%) Bluetooth
2 3 (1.92%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (44.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.26%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (3.85%) MySQL
4 4 (2.56%) DocumentDB
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (36.54%) Moq
1 57 (36.54%) NUnit
2 54 (34.62%) Rhino Mocks
3 51 (32.69%) MSTest
4 31 (19.87%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 20 (12.82%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.97%) FxCop
7 14 (8.97%) Selenium
7 14 (8.97%) SpecFlow
7 14 (8.97%) StyleCop
8 8 (5.13%) JIRA
9 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.92%) Subversion
10 2 (1.28%) Ant
10 2 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 2 (1.28%) Gradle
10 2 (1.28%) JUnit
11 1 (0.64%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.64%) Xcode
General
1 34 (21.79%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Banking
2 8 (5.13%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 99 (63.46%) Developer
2 84 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 33 (21.15%) .NET Software Developer
4 31 (19.87%) C# Developer
5 30 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (15.38%) Junior
7 23 (14.74%) Analyst
8 19 (12.18%) Graduate
8 19 (12.18%) Graduate Developer
8 19 (12.18%) Junior Developer
9 18 (11.54%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 18 (11.54%) Internet Developer
9 18 (11.54%) Junior .NET Developer
10 16 (10.26%) Software Engineer
11 14 (8.97%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (8.97%) Business Analyst
11 14 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (7.05%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (7.05%) WinForms Developer
13 10 (6.41%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (71.15%) .NET
2 90 (57.69%) ASP.NET
3 69 (44.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 65 (41.67%) Castle Windsor
5 64 (41.03%) WCF
6 52 (33.33%) HTML
7 51 (32.69%) Ninject
7 51 (32.69%) Spring.NET
7 51 (32.69%) Unity DI Container
8 49 (31.41%) .NET Framework
9 44 (28.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 42 (26.92%) CSS
11 40 (25.64%) WPF
12 37 (23.72%) WinForms
12 37 (23.72%) XML
13 35 (22.44%) AngularJS
14 31 (19.87%) HTML5
15 30 (19.23%) Entity Framework
16 26 (16.67%) jQuery
16 26 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 51 (32.69%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (17.31%) Mobile App
3 22 (14.10%) Computer Science
4 18 (11.54%) User Experience
5 15 (9.62%) iPad
6 14 (8.97%) PMI
7 11 (7.05%) Tandem
8 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (3.21%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.56%) Mathematics
11 3 (1.92%) Cryptography
11 3 (1.92%) Device Driver
11 3 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
11 3 (1.92%) Streaming Music
12 2 (1.28%) Artificial Intelligence
12 2 (1.28%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.64%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.64%) Physics
13 1 (0.64%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 58 (37.18%) Windows
2 2 (1.28%) Android
2 2 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (71.15%) TDD
3 86 (55.13%) MVC
4 75 (48.08%) Continuous Integration
5 65 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
6 60 (38.46%) Kanban
7 43 (27.56%) Web Application Development
8 34 (21.79%) MVVM
9 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
10 24 (15.38%) OO
11 22 (14.10%) Web Development
12 21 (13.46%) Unit Testing
13 14 (8.97%) Integration Testing
13 14 (8.97%) OOD
13 14 (8.97%) SDLC
14 11 (7.05%) Mentoring
14 11 (7.05%) OOP
15 9 (5.77%) BDD
15 9 (5.77%) Mobile Application Development
16 8 (5.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 110 (70.51%) C#
2 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
3 32 (20.51%) SQL
4 28 (17.95%) VB.NET
5 27 (17.31%) VB
6 19 (12.18%) Java
7 9 (5.77%) C++
8 8 (5.13%) VB6
8 8 (5.13%) VBScript
9 5 (3.21%) C
9 5 (3.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.64%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.64%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (8.97%) PMI Certification
2 5 (3.21%) IIBA
2 5 (3.21%) ISEB
3 4 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (0.64%) PMP
4 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.69%) QA
2 8 (5.13%) HL7
3 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 45 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.21%) Cognizant
2 5 (3.21%) HP
3 2 (1.28%) Google
3 2 (1.28%) hybris
3 2 (1.28%) IBM
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle
4 1 (0.64%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.64%) SAP
4 1 (0.64%) Xamarin
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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