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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 27 27 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 152 152 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.13% 8.68% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.45% 10.68% 7.95%
Number of salaries quoted 145 132 112
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 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
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
1609 1423 1735
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 86.04% 81.27% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1139 1467
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,275
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 26 November 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 26 November 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 +2 47 £35,000 -3.44% 5
Wilmslow +8 30 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Macclesfield +18 27 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Chester +6 15 £49,500 +36.55% 3
Ellesmere Port - 14 £40,000 - 1
Crewe +1 4 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Runcorn +4 3 £57,500 +43.75%
Northwich -1 1 £41,500 -17.41% 1
Knutsford -24 1 £40,000 - 1
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 298 (96.75%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (67.21%) .NET
3 190 (61.69%) C#
4 189 (61.36%) TDD
5 156 (50.65%) SQL Server
6 155 (50.32%) MVC
7 154 (50.00%) ASP.NET
7 154 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 131 (42.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 123 (39.94%) Castle Windsor
10 108 (35.06%) Dependency Injection
11 101 (32.79%) WCF
12 100 (32.47%) NUnit
12 100 (32.47%) Rhino Mocks
13 99 (32.14%) Kanban
14 98 (31.82%) Web Application Development
15 86 (27.92%) Windows
16 83 (26.95%) Inversion of Control
17 82 (26.62%) Moq
17 82 (26.62%) MSTest
17 82 (26.62%) Ninject
17 82 (26.62%) Unity DI Container
17 82 (26.62%) Spring.NET
18 80 (25.97%) Finance
19 74 (24.03%) MVVM
20 58 (18.83%) CSS
21 57 (18.51%) HTML
22 56 (18.18%) WPF
23 55 (17.86%) WinForms
24 52 (16.88%) Enterprise Software

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 20 (6.49%) NServiceBus
2 11 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.57%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.95%) Commerce Server
3 6 (1.95%) CMS
3 6 (1.95%) concrete5
3 6 (1.95%) Confluence
3 6 (1.95%) Drupal
3 6 (1.95%) WordPress
3 6 (1.95%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (0.97%) Umbraco
4 3 (0.97%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.65%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.65%) SAS
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) JBoss
6 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 38 (12.34%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.22%) MS Project
3 7 (2.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.62%) MS Office
5 3 (0.97%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.65%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.12%) Internet
2 4 (1.30%) HTTP
3 2 (0.65%) Intranet
4 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (50.65%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (6.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (0.97%) MySQL
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.32%) Redis
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) DTS
5 1 (0.32%) OLTP
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 100 (32.47%) NUnit
1 100 (32.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 82 (26.62%) Moq
2 82 (26.62%) MSTest
3 49 (15.91%) Selenium
4 42 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 41 (13.31%) Visual Studio
6 21 (6.82%) Cucumber
7 20 (6.49%) SpecFlow
8 19 (6.17%) JIRA
9 11 (3.57%) Git (software)
10 10 (3.25%) Subversion
11 8 (2.60%) QuickTest Pro
11 8 (2.60%) FitNesse
12 4 (1.30%) Toad
13 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.32%) Maven
14 1 (0.32%) Gradle
14 1 (0.32%) Artifactory
General
1 80 (25.97%) Finance
2 39 (12.66%) Advertising
3 30 (9.74%) Marketing
4 15 (4.87%) Retail
5 3 (0.97%) Back Office
5 3 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.32%) Games
6 1 (0.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 190 (61.69%) Developer
2 138 (44.81%) .NET Developer
3 45 (14.61%) Analyst
4 33 (10.71%) Junior
5 27 (8.77%) Junior Developer
6 25 (8.12%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (8.12%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (8.12%) Graduate
6 25 (8.12%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 23 (7.47%) Programmer
8 21 (6.82%) ScrumMaster
9 20 (6.49%) .NET Programmer
10 18 (5.84%) Project Manager
10 18 (5.84%) Analyst Programmer
11 16 (5.19%) Business Analyst
11 16 (5.19%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 15 (4.87%) Senior Developer
13 13 (4.22%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (3.90%) Web Developer
14 12 (3.90%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 207 (67.21%) .NET
2 154 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 131 (42.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 123 (39.94%) Castle Windsor
5 101 (32.79%) WCF
6 82 (26.62%) Ninject
6 82 (26.62%) Spring.NET
6 82 (26.62%) Unity DI Container
7 58 (18.83%) CSS
8 57 (18.51%) HTML
9 56 (18.18%) WPF
10 55 (17.86%) WinForms
11 42 (13.64%) jQuery
12 41 (13.31%) NHibernate
13 40 (12.99%) CSS3
14 39 (12.66%) HTML5
15 38 (12.34%) AngularJS
15 38 (12.34%) Razor View Engine
16 33 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (10.39%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 83 (26.95%) Inversion of Control
2 52 (16.88%) Enterprise Software
3 33 (10.71%) Computer Science
4 30 (9.74%) Social Network
5 15 (4.87%) User Experience
6 14 (4.55%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.27%) Open Source
8 6 (1.95%) FMCG
8 6 (1.95%) PMI
9 4 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.97%) Tandem
11 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.32%) Telematics
11 1 (0.32%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 86 (27.92%) Windows
2 12 (3.90%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.57%) Android
4 3 (0.97%) Linux
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 298 (96.75%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (61.36%) TDD
3 155 (50.32%) MVC
4 154 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
5 108 (35.06%) Dependency Injection
6 99 (32.14%) Kanban
7 98 (31.82%) Web Application Development
8 74 (24.03%) MVVM
9 44 (14.29%) BDD
10 34 (11.04%) Project Management
11 27 (8.77%) OO
12 24 (7.79%) PRINCE2
13 19 (6.17%) SOA
14 18 (5.84%) E-Commerce
15 17 (5.52%) Waterfall
15 17 (5.52%) Business Analysis
15 17 (5.52%) Mentoring
16 16 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
17 15 (4.87%) User Stories
18 14 (4.55%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 190 (61.69%) C#
2 45 (14.61%) JavaScript
3 40 (12.99%) VB.NET
4 38 (12.34%) VB
5 25 (8.12%) T-SQL
6 19 (6.17%) SQL
7 18 (5.84%) Java
8 5 (1.62%) PHP
9 4 (1.30%) C++
10 3 (0.97%) C
11 2 (0.65%) Python
11 2 (0.65%) Ruby
12 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.32%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.32%) Delphi
12 1 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (12.01%) Degree
2 16 (5.19%) ISEB
3 13 (4.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (4.22%) MCTS
4 12 (3.90%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.90%) MCP
4 12 (3.90%) MCAD
4 12 (3.90%) MCSD
5 7 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.27%) PMP
6 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.82%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.32%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (15.91%) Facebook
2 43 (13.96%) Microsoft
3 26 (8.44%) Twitter
4 10 (3.25%) IBM
5 9 (2.92%) Oracle
6 7 (2.27%) ATG
7 6 (1.95%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.95%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.97%) Sybase
9 2 (0.65%) Remedy
9 2 (0.65%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.32%) Perforce
10 1 (0.32%) SAP
10 1 (0.32%) hybris
10 1 (0.32%) Xamarin
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