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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 30 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 84 110 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 7.48% 7.63% 7.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.80% 9.02% 8.81%
Number of salaries quoted 80 99 143
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
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
955 1219 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.04% 84.59% 88.70%
Number of salaries quoted 780 1079 1492
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
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 4 December 2016.

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 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +8 44 £35,000 - 4
Chester +10 15 £32,500 -23.52% 5
Crewe -1 8 £37,000 -12.94% 2
Wilmslow - 7 £47,500 -
Runcorn +9 4 £27,500 -31.25%
Knutsford +9 3 - - 1
Ellesmere Port -3 1 £60,000 +50.00%
Macclesfield -15 1 £85,000 +126.66% 4
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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.

1 165 (95.38%) Agile Software Development
2 129 (74.57%) .NET
3 128 (73.99%) C#
4 122 (70.52%) TDD
5 102 (58.96%) ASP.NET
6 98 (56.65%) MVC
7 86 (49.71%) Continuous Integration
8 82 (47.40%) SQL Server
9 79 (45.66%) ASP.NET MVC
10 78 (45.09%) Dependency Injection
10 78 (45.09%) Castle Windsor
11 76 (43.93%) WCF
12 71 (41.04%) NUnit
12 71 (41.04%) Moq
13 70 (40.46%) Kanban
14 68 (39.31%) Rhino Mocks
15 66 (38.15%) Windows
16 65 (37.57%) Ninject
16 65 (37.57%) Inversion of Control
16 65 (37.57%) MSTest
16 65 (37.57%) Spring.NET
16 65 (37.57%) Unity DI Container
17 55 (31.79%) .NET Framework
18 54 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 53 (30.64%) Web Application Development
20 52 (30.06%) HTML
21 49 (28.32%) JavaScript
21 49 (28.32%) WPF
22 46 (26.59%) CSS
22 46 (26.59%) Microsoft

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 13 (7.51%) CMS
1 13 (7.51%) NServiceBus
2 5 (2.89%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.31%) IIS
3 4 (2.31%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.16%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.16%) JBoss
4 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.16%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.58%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) MS Project
3 1 (0.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.31%) Exstream
3 3 (1.73%) Magento
4 2 (1.16%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.78%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (13.87%) Internet
2 4 (2.31%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.31%) RFID
3 3 (1.73%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (47.40%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (2.31%) DocumentDB
3 4 (2.31%) MySQL
3 4 (2.31%) NoSQL
3 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 71 (41.04%) Moq
1 71 (41.04%) NUnit
2 68 (39.31%) Rhino Mocks
3 65 (37.57%) MSTest
4 37 (21.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (15.61%) Visual Studio
6 22 (12.72%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.09%) Selenium
7 14 (8.09%) SpecFlow
8 13 (7.51%) FxCop
8 13 (7.51%) StyleCop
9 8 (4.62%) JIRA
10 6 (3.47%) Subversion
11 4 (2.31%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.16%) Ant
12 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
12 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.16%) JUnit
12 2 (1.16%) Xcode
13 1 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (23.12%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 7 (4.05%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.16%) Publishing
5 1 (0.58%) Back Office
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (66.47%) Developer
2 101 (58.38%) .NET Developer
3 37 (21.39%) .NET Software Developer
4 36 (20.81%) C# Developer
5 35 (20.23%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (16.76%) Junior
7 26 (15.03%) Analyst
8 24 (13.87%) Graduate
8 24 (13.87%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 24 (13.87%) Graduate Developer
8 24 (13.87%) Internet Developer
8 24 (13.87%) Junior .NET Developer
8 24 (13.87%) Junior Developer
9 18 (10.40%) Software Engineer
10 16 (9.25%) Business Analyst
11 14 (8.09%) ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (8.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 11 (6.36%) WinForms Developer
13 10 (5.78%) .NET Software Engineer
13 10 (5.78%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (74.57%) .NET
2 102 (58.96%) ASP.NET
3 79 (45.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 78 (45.09%) Castle Windsor
5 76 (43.93%) WCF
6 65 (37.57%) Ninject
6 65 (37.57%) Spring.NET
6 65 (37.57%) Unity DI Container
7 55 (31.79%) .NET Framework
8 54 (31.21%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 52 (30.06%) HTML
10 49 (28.32%) WPF
11 46 (26.59%) CSS
12 45 (26.01%) WinForms
13 39 (22.54%) XML
14 32 (18.50%) AngularJS
14 32 (18.50%) jQuery
15 30 (17.34%) Entity Framework
16 28 (16.18%) HTML5
17 26 (15.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 65 (37.57%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (16.18%) Computer Science
3 26 (15.03%) Mobile App
4 17 (9.83%) User Experience
5 12 (6.94%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (6.94%) iPad
5 12 (6.94%) PMI
6 11 (6.36%) Tandem
7 5 (2.89%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.31%) Device Driver
8 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.31%) Social Network
9 3 (1.73%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.73%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.73%) Streaming Music
10 2 (1.16%) Cryptography
10 2 (1.16%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.16%) Social Media
11 1 (0.58%) Physics
11 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 66 (38.15%) Windows
2 3 (1.73%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.16%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (95.38%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (70.52%) TDD
3 98 (56.65%) MVC
4 86 (49.71%) Continuous Integration
5 78 (45.09%) Dependency Injection
6 70 (40.46%) Kanban
7 53 (30.64%) Web Application Development
8 42 (24.28%) MVVM
9 24 (13.87%) Software Engineering
10 22 (12.72%) Web Development
11 21 (12.14%) OO
11 21 (12.14%) Unit Testing
12 16 (9.25%) SDLC
13 15 (8.67%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.51%) Integration Testing
14 13 (7.51%) OOP
15 11 (6.36%) BDD
16 10 (5.78%) Coaching
16 10 (5.78%) Mobile Application Development
17 9 (5.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 128 (73.99%) C#
2 49 (28.32%) JavaScript
3 34 (19.65%) VB
4 33 (19.08%) SQL
5 32 (18.50%) VB.NET
6 19 (10.98%) Java
7 10 (5.78%) C++
8 7 (4.05%) VB6
8 7 (4.05%) VBScript
9 6 (3.47%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.73%) C
10 3 (1.73%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.16%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.16%) PHP
11 2 (1.16%) Ruby
11 2 (1.16%) VBA
12 1 (0.58%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.58%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (6.94%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.89%) Degree
2 5 (2.89%) IIBA
2 5 (2.89%) ISEB
3 1 (0.58%) PMP
3 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.78%) QA
2 7 (4.05%) HL7
3 3 (1.73%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.58%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 46 (26.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.62%) HP
3 7 (4.05%) Cognizant
4 5 (2.89%) hybris
5 4 (2.31%) Facebook
5 4 (2.31%) Twitter
6 3 (1.73%) Adobe
6 3 (1.73%) ATG
6 3 (1.73%) Google
6 3 (1.73%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.58%) SAP
7 1 (0.58%) Talend
7 1 (0.58%) Xamarin
Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: Pension, Medical, Flexible Hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
X4 Group
Salary: £35k - 57k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + shares, pension, health, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: circa £35K + company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago