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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 22 27 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 159 117 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.03% 6.86% 4.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.31% 8.41% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 143 109 51
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1542 1391 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.61% 81.58% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1069 1140
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,704 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 July 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 July 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 -1 41 £35,000 - 7
Chester +18 29 £42,500 +15.64% 6
Ellesmere Port +2 16 £40,000 - 2
Crewe +3 15 £38,250 -10.00% 5
Wilmslow +6 11 £42,500 -3.95%
Knutsford -17 6 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Macclesfield +11 2 £33,750 +18.42% 1
Runcorn - 2 £47,500 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 294 (97.35%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (56.29%) .NET
3 158 (52.32%) C#
4 149 (49.34%) TDD
5 142 (47.02%) MVC
6 141 (46.69%) ASP.NET
7 129 (42.72%) Continuous Integration
8 114 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 114 (37.75%) SQL Server
9 92 (30.46%) Dependency Injection
10 90 (29.80%) JavaScript
11 89 (29.47%) SQL
12 84 (27.81%) Web Application Development
13 83 (27.48%) HTML
14 81 (26.82%) WCF
15 71 (23.51%) Kanban
16 69 (22.85%) jQuery
17 65 (21.52%) CSS
18 58 (19.21%) .NET Framework
18 58 (19.21%) Spring.NET
18 58 (19.21%) Inversion of Control
19 56 (18.54%) Rhino Mocks
19 56 (18.54%) Moq
19 56 (18.54%) Castle Windsor
19 56 (18.54%) NUnit
20 54 (17.88%) Finance
21 53 (17.55%) Windows
22 52 (17.22%) MSTest
23 51 (16.89%) Java
24 50 (16.56%) Ninject

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (6.95%) CMS
2 12 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.31%) Node.js
4 8 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.99%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.99%) IIS
6 3 (0.99%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.66%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.66%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.66%) JBoss
7 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 28 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.31%) MS Project
3 4 (1.32%) MS Office
4 3 (0.99%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Exstream
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.66%) Agresso
1 2 (0.66%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.66%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (0.66%) Trello
4 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.33%) SaaS
4 1 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (11.59%) Internet
2 16 (5.30%) HTTP
3 8 (2.65%) HTTPS
4 4 (1.32%) ATM
5 3 (0.99%) Wireless
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%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (37.75%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.30%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (4.64%) MySQL
4 14 (4.64%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.30%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (3.31%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.98%) MongoDB
8 9 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.98%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.65%) RavenDB
10 7 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (2.32%) JasperReports
11 5 (1.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.32%) PowerCenter
12 4 (1.32%) OLTP
13 3 (0.99%) Big Data
14 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 56 (18.54%) NUnit
1 56 (18.54%) Rhino Mocks
1 56 (18.54%) Moq
2 52 (17.22%) MSTest
3 24 (7.95%) Selenium
4 22 (7.28%) Visual Studio
5 20 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (6.29%) JUnit
7 12 (3.97%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.64%) Mercurial
9 9 (2.98%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.65%) TestNG
10 8 (2.65%) JIRA
11 7 (2.32%) MyEclipse
11 7 (2.32%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.99%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.99%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.99%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.66%) Cucumber
14 4 (1.32%) Subversion
General
1 54 (17.88%) Finance
2 27 (8.94%) Marketing
3 26 (8.61%) Advertising
4 13 (4.30%) Banking
5 11 (3.64%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.99%) Billing
6 6 (1.99%) Games
7 5 (1.66%) Electronics
7 5 (1.66%) Retail
8 3 (0.99%) Corporate Banking
8 3 (0.99%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.66%) Back Office
9 2 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 211 (69.87%) Developer
2 130 (43.05%) .NET Developer
3 28 (9.27%) Analyst
3 28 (9.27%) Graduate
4 27 (8.94%) Java Developer
4 27 (8.94%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (8.28%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (8.28%) Junior Developer
5 25 (8.28%) Junior
5 25 (8.28%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 20 (6.62%) Project Manager
7 19 (6.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (5.96%) Business Analyst
9 16 (5.30%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.30%) Lead Developer
11 11 (3.64%) Software Engineer
12 10 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
13 9 (2.98%) Software Developer
13 9 (2.98%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.65%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (56.29%) .NET
2 141 (46.69%) ASP.NET
3 114 (37.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 83 (27.48%) HTML
5 81 (26.82%) WCF
6 69 (22.85%) jQuery
7 65 (21.52%) CSS
8 58 (19.21%) Spring.NET
8 58 (19.21%) .NET Framework
9 56 (18.54%) Castle Windsor
10 50 (16.56%) Ninject
10 50 (16.56%) Unity DI Container
11 45 (14.90%) Web Services
12 41 (13.58%) ASP.NET Web API
13 39 (12.91%) AngularJS
14 38 (12.58%) RESTful
15 37 (12.25%) WPF
16 36 (11.92%) HTML5
17 35 (11.59%) WinForms
18 32 (10.60%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 58 (19.21%) Inversion of Control
2 36 (11.92%) Mobile App
3 35 (11.59%) Computer Science
4 26 (8.61%) User Experience
5 16 (5.30%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (4.97%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.65%) Visualisation
8 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.66%) Tandem
9 4 (1.32%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.66%) PMI
11 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.66%) Replication
11 2 (0.66%) Telematics
11 2 (0.66%) BYOD
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.33%) Statistics
12 1 (0.33%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 53 (17.55%) Windows
2 8 (2.65%) Android
2 8 (2.65%) Apple iOS
3 7 (2.32%) Linux
4 5 (1.66%) Windows CE
4 5 (1.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (97.35%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (49.34%) TDD
3 142 (47.02%) MVC
4 129 (42.72%) Continuous Integration
5 92 (30.46%) Dependency Injection
6 84 (27.81%) Web Application Development
7 71 (23.51%) Kanban
8 46 (15.23%) SDLC
9 45 (14.90%) BDD
10 36 (11.92%) OO
11 31 (10.26%) Unit Testing
12 30 (9.93%) MVVM
13 28 (9.27%) Web Development
14 21 (6.95%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.29%) Pair Programming
16 18 (5.96%) Project Management
17 17 (5.63%) E-Commerce
17 17 (5.63%) Web Design
17 17 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
18 14 (4.64%) UML
Programming Languages
1 158 (52.32%) C#
2 90 (29.80%) JavaScript
3 89 (29.47%) SQL
4 51 (16.89%) Java
5 43 (14.24%) VB.NET
6 33 (10.93%) VB
7 22 (7.28%) T-SQL
8 10 (3.31%) C
8 10 (3.31%) C++
9 8 (2.65%) VB6
10 7 (2.32%) PHP
11 5 (1.66%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.66%) PHP5
11 5 (1.66%) Embedded C
11 5 (1.66%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.66%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.33%) Python
13 1 (0.33%) Scala
13 1 (0.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (6.95%) Degree
2 6 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.66%) HNC
3 5 (1.66%) HND
4 3 (0.99%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.66%) ISEB
5 2 (0.66%) IIBA
6 1 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.33%) PMP
6 1 (0.33%) MCITP
6 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.62%) QA
2 6 (1.99%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.66%) WCAG
3 2 (0.66%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 33 (10.93%) Oracle
2 32 (10.60%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.61%) Facebook
4 5 (1.66%) Informatica
5 3 (0.99%) Sitecore
5 3 (0.99%) IBM
6 2 (0.66%) Citrix
6 2 (0.66%) Sybase
6 2 (0.66%) Adobe
6 2 (0.66%) HP
6 2 (0.66%) hybris
6 2 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.66%) Infor
6 2 (0.66%) Sage
6 2 (0.66%) ATG
7 1 (0.33%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.33%) Teradata
7 1 (0.33%) ION Trading
7 1 (0.33%) Netezza
7 1 (0.33%) Red Gate
Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £42000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Highly competitive + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Virtual Resources
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Moneysupermarket
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
MoneySuperMarket.com
Posted: 12 days ago