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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 35 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +32
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 155 90 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.06% 5.41% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 6.89% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 145 79 74
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
1577 1307 1692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.01% 78.55% 76.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1265 1043 1492
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 -4 52 £35,000 - 5
Knutsford +11 21 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Chester +3 14 £35,000 - 1
Wilmslow +2 14 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Ellesmere Port +4 13 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Crewe +6 10 £43,750 +38.88%
Macclesfield - 9 £40,000 - 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 - 1
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 208 (81.57%) .NET
2 196 (76.86%) C#
3 170 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 167 (65.49%) MVC
5 164 (64.31%) TDD
6 159 (62.35%) SQL Server
7 137 (53.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 129 (50.59%) Continuous Integration
9 117 (45.88%) Castle Windsor
10 108 (42.35%) NUnit
11 107 (41.96%) Rhino Mocks
12 100 (39.22%) Dependency Injection
13 99 (38.82%) WCF
14 98 (38.43%) Kanban
14 98 (38.43%) Web Application Development
15 83 (32.55%) Inversion of Control
16 82 (32.16%) Spring.NET
16 82 (32.16%) Moq
16 82 (32.16%) MSTest
16 82 (32.16%) Ninject
16 82 (32.16%) Unity DI Container
17 77 (30.20%) MVVM
18 73 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 72 (28.24%) Razor View Engine
20 70 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
21 66 (25.88%) WinForms
22 64 (25.10%) JavaScript
23 63 (24.71%) HTML
24 61 (23.92%) CSS
24 61 (23.92%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (3.14%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.75%) NServiceBus
3 6 (2.35%) Commerce Server
3 6 (2.35%) CMS
3 6 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.35%) WordPress
3 6 (2.35%) Drupal
3 6 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 6 (2.35%) concrete5
3 6 (2.35%) Confluence
4 3 (1.18%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.39%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.39%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.92%) MS Project
3 9 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.18%) Google Analytics
1 3 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.71%) Trello
2 3 (1.18%) SaaS
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.39%) Route 53
3 1 (0.39%) Office 365
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.20%) Internet
2 2 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 159 (62.35%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.49%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.35%) MySQL
6 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.18%) Big Data
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.78%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.39%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.39%) Redis
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.39%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.39%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 108 (42.35%) NUnit
2 107 (41.96%) Rhino Mocks
3 82 (32.16%) Moq
3 82 (32.16%) MSTest
4 36 (14.12%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (8.63%) Visual Studio
6 21 (8.24%) Selenium
7 19 (7.45%) Subversion
8 14 (5.49%) JIRA
8 14 (5.49%) Git (software)
9 9 (3.53%) Cucumber
10 7 (2.75%) SpecFlow
11 5 (1.96%) Toad
12 3 (1.18%) TeamCity
13 1 (0.39%) TestComplete
General
1 35 (13.73%) Finance
2 32 (12.55%) Advertising
3 17 (6.67%) Marketing
4 12 (4.71%) Retail
5 4 (1.57%) Games
6 3 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 199 (78.04%) Developer
2 146 (57.25%) .NET Developer
3 31 (12.16%) Junior
4 26 (10.20%) Graduate
4 26 (10.20%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (10.20%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (10.20%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (10.20%) Junior Developer
5 17 (6.67%) Analyst
6 15 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 15 (5.88%) Programmer
6 15 (5.88%) .NET Programmer
7 14 (5.49%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.10%) Web Developer
9 11 (4.31%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.53%) Project Manager
10 9 (3.53%) Development Manager
11 8 (3.14%) ASP.NET Programmer
11 8 (3.14%) Software Programmer
11 8 (3.14%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (81.57%) .NET
2 170 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 137 (53.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 117 (45.88%) Castle Windsor
5 99 (38.82%) WCF
6 82 (32.16%) Spring.NET
6 82 (32.16%) Ninject
6 82 (32.16%) Unity DI Container
7 73 (28.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 72 (28.24%) Razor View Engine
9 66 (25.88%) WinForms
10 63 (24.71%) HTML
11 61 (23.92%) CSS
12 56 (21.96%) WPF
13 45 (17.65%) jQuery
14 42 (16.47%) .NET Framework
15 34 (13.33%) XML
15 34 (13.33%) Ajax
15 34 (13.33%) NHibernate
16 29 (11.37%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 83 (32.55%) Inversion of Control
2 33 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 30 (11.76%) Social Network
4 26 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.53%) PMI
6 6 (2.35%) FMCG
6 6 (2.35%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.57%) NHS
8 3 (1.18%) Tandem
9 2 (0.78%) Informatics
9 2 (0.78%) Open Source
10 1 (0.39%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 61 (23.92%) Windows
2 10 (3.92%) Android
2 10 (3.92%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.39%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (65.49%) MVC
2 164 (64.31%) TDD
3 129 (50.59%) Continuous Integration
4 100 (39.22%) Dependency Injection
5 98 (38.43%) Kanban
5 98 (38.43%) Web Application Development
6 77 (30.20%) MVVM
7 70 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (16.08%) OO
9 31 (12.16%) Project Management
10 27 (10.59%) BDD
11 25 (9.80%) SOA
12 21 (8.24%) OOP
13 19 (7.45%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (6.67%) Waterfall
15 16 (6.27%) Unit Testing
15 16 (6.27%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.49%) E-Commerce
17 9 (3.53%) Responsive Web Design
17 9 (3.53%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (76.86%) C#
2 64 (25.10%) JavaScript
3 54 (21.18%) VB.NET
4 39 (15.29%) T-SQL
5 36 (14.12%) VB
6 35 (13.73%) SQL
7 10 (3.92%) Java
8 6 (2.35%) PHP
9 4 (1.57%) Python
10 3 (1.18%) C++
10 3 (1.18%) C
11 2 (0.78%) VBScript
11 2 (0.78%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.39%) Perl
Qualifications
1 31 (12.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 31 (12.16%) MCTS
2 30 (11.76%) MCP
2 30 (11.76%) MCAD
2 30 (11.76%) MCSD
3 23 (9.02%) Degree
4 13 (5.10%) PMI Certification
5 11 (4.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 5 (1.96%) ISEB
7 4 (1.57%) PMP
8 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.31%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) HL7
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
1 1 (0.39%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (12.16%) Facebook
2 22 (8.63%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.67%) Twitter
4 9 (3.53%) Oracle
5 7 (2.75%) ATG
5 7 (2.75%) IBM
6 6 (2.35%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.35%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.18%) Google
8 2 (0.78%) Remedy
8 2 (0.78%) SAP
8 2 (0.78%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.39%) hybris
9 1 (0.39%) JBoss
9 1 (0.39%) VMware
9 1 (0.39%) Sage
Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheshire
Prospectus IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 +
Posted: 3 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on exp +Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheshire
OCC Computer personnel
Posted: 16 days ago