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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 88 152 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.65% 8.85% 8.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 9.86% 9.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72 134 139
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,200 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £49,200
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
859 1542 1547
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 84.46% 89.76% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 744 1203 1204
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +24 40 £35,000 - 4
Chester +7 16 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Crewe +6 7 £23,500 -41.25% 3
Knutsford +17 5 - -
Wilmslow +1 5 £38,500 -6.66% 1
Runcorn +1 3 - -
Daresbury - 3 £39,500 -
Macclesfield -9 1 £21,500 -47.56%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 193 (98.97%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (69.74%) C#
3 131 (67.18%) .NET
4 99 (50.77%) SQL Server
5 90 (46.15%) TDD
6 89 (45.64%) Continuous Integration
7 88 (45.13%) ASP.NET
8 76 (38.97%) WCF
8 76 (38.97%) Dependency Injection
9 75 (38.46%) MVC
10 74 (37.95%) Castle Windsor
11 72 (36.92%) Kanban
12 69 (35.38%) Spring.NET
12 69 (35.38%) Inversion of Control
12 69 (35.38%) MSTest
12 69 (35.38%) Rhino Mocks
12 69 (35.38%) Moq
12 69 (35.38%) Ninject
12 69 (35.38%) Unity DI Container
12 69 (35.38%) NUnit
13 62 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
14 61 (31.28%) SQL
15 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
15 56 (28.72%) CSS
15 56 (28.72%) Windows
16 55 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
17 50 (25.64%) HTML
17 50 (25.64%) WPF
18 49 (25.13%) Web Application Development
18 49 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5

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 24 (12.31%) CMS
2 23 (11.79%) SharePoint
3 21 (10.77%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.56%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.05%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.05%) SAS
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) IIS
6 1 (0.51%) Mule
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (11.79%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (10.26%) Magento
2 4 (2.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.03%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.26%) Adobe Analytics
1 20 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.13%) Office 365
3 5 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.51%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 21 (10.77%) Internet
2 20 (10.26%) FTP
3 3 (1.54%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.54%) RFID
4 2 (1.03%) LAN
4 2 (1.03%) WAN
5 1 (0.51%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.51%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.51%) CTI
5 1 (0.51%) Firewall
5 1 (0.51%) H.323
5 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.51%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 99 (50.77%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) SQL Server 2014
3 11 (5.64%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.05%) Big Data
6 4 (2.05%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.05%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.03%) MySQL
9 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.51%) Essbase
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.51%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 69 (35.38%) Moq
1 69 (35.38%) MSTest
1 69 (35.38%) NUnit
1 69 (35.38%) Rhino Mocks
2 55 (28.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 38 (19.49%) Git (software)
4 29 (14.87%) Visual Studio
5 20 (10.26%) JIRA
5 20 (10.26%) Subversion
6 9 (4.62%) Selenium
7 7 (3.59%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.56%) FxCop
8 5 (2.56%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.56%) StyleCop
9 4 (2.05%) Bitbucket
9 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.54%) Android Studio
10 3 (1.54%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.54%) JUnit
11 2 (1.03%) HP UFT
General
1 36 (18.46%) Finance
2 18 (9.23%) Retail
3 17 (8.72%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.56%) Banking
4 5 (2.56%) Electronics
5 4 (2.05%) Publishing
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Marketing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 128 (65.64%) Developer
2 97 (49.74%) .NET Developer
3 36 (18.46%) C# .NET Developer
3 36 (18.46%) C# Developer
4 30 (15.38%) Analyst
5 28 (14.36%) .NET Software Developer
6 24 (12.31%) Junior
7 22 (11.28%) C# WPF Developer
7 22 (11.28%) Graduate
7 22 (11.28%) Graduate Developer
7 22 (11.28%) WPF Developer
8 21 (10.77%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 21 (10.77%) Internet Developer
8 21 (10.77%) Junior .NET Developer
8 21 (10.77%) Junior Developer
9 16 (8.21%) Senior Developer
10 15 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
11 12 (6.15%) Software Engineer
12 10 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (67.18%) .NET
2 88 (45.13%) ASP.NET
3 76 (38.97%) WCF
4 74 (37.95%) Castle Windsor
5 69 (35.38%) Ninject
5 69 (35.38%) Spring.NET
5 69 (35.38%) Unity DI Container
6 62 (31.79%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (28.72%) CSS
8 50 (25.64%) HTML
8 50 (25.64%) WPF
9 49 (25.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 46 (23.59%) WinForms
11 36 (18.46%) XML
12 34 (17.44%) .NET Framework
13 29 (14.87%) JSON
14 24 (12.31%) jQuery
15 16 (8.21%) AngularJS
16 14 (7.18%) HTML5
17 12 (6.15%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 69 (35.38%) Inversion of Control
2 27 (13.85%) Computer Science
3 25 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (11.28%) Social Network
5 10 (5.13%) User Experience
6 8 (4.10%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.10%) Mobile App
7 6 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.56%) Social Media
9 4 (2.05%) Algorithms
9 4 (2.05%) PMI
10 3 (1.54%) Device Driver
11 2 (1.03%) Wiki
12 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.51%) Fintech
12 1 (0.51%) iPad
12 1 (0.51%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 56 (28.72%) Windows
2 6 (3.08%) Linux
3 5 (2.56%) Embedded Linux
3 5 (2.56%) Windows CE
4 4 (2.05%) Android
4 4 (2.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 193 (98.97%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (46.15%) TDD
3 89 (45.64%) Continuous Integration
4 76 (38.97%) Dependency Injection
5 75 (38.46%) MVC
6 72 (36.92%) Kanban
7 49 (25.13%) Web Application Development
8 44 (22.56%) MVVM
9 25 (12.82%) Analytics
9 25 (12.82%) E-Commerce
10 23 (11.79%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (11.79%) Mentoring
10 23 (11.79%) Project Management
11 22 (11.28%) PRINCE2
12 21 (10.77%) ITIL
13 20 (10.26%) Data Management
13 20 (10.26%) Front End Development
14 19 (9.74%) Error Analysis
15 18 (9.23%) OO
16 17 (8.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 136 (69.74%) C#
2 61 (31.28%) SQL
3 56 (28.72%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.05%) VB
5 29 (14.87%) T-SQL
6 26 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 21 (10.77%) PL/SQL
8 14 (7.18%) C++
9 12 (6.15%) Java
10 7 (3.59%) C
11 5 (2.56%) Embedded C
12 4 (2.05%) PHP
13 3 (1.54%) Ruby
14 2 (1.03%) Apple Swift
14 2 (1.03%) Objective-C
14 2 (1.03%) VBA
15 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (8.72%) Degree
2 7 (3.59%) ISEB
2 7 (3.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (2.56%) HNC
3 5 (2.56%) HND
4 4 (2.05%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.03%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) CCNA
6 1 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.13%) QA
2 8 (4.10%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (10.26%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.51%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 35 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 24 (12.31%) Facebook
3 22 (11.28%) Twitter
4 20 (10.26%) Adobe
4 20 (10.26%) ATG
4 20 (10.26%) Google
4 20 (10.26%) HP
4 20 (10.26%) hybris
4 20 (10.26%) IBM
5 6 (3.08%) Cognizant
6 5 (2.56%) Oracle
7 4 (2.05%) Netezza
7 4 (2.05%) Teradata
8 2 (1.03%) Cisco
8 2 (1.03%) Talend
9 1 (0.51%) Avaya
9 1 (0.51%) Cognos
9 1 (0.51%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.51%) Genesys
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
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