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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 27 50
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 156 110 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.12% 6.91% 4.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.75% 8.42% 6.19%
Number of salaries quoted 146 102 93
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,000 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
1600 1307 1649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.29% 82.15% 77.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1288 1053 1404
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -8 49 £35,000 - 5
Wilmslow +6 20 £40,000 +45.45% 3
Knutsford -2 19 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Macclesfield - 15 £40,000 - 3
Ellesmere Port +2 13 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Chester +1 13 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Crewe +1 9 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Runcorn -1 2 £55,500 +109.43% 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £30,000 - 2
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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.

1 266 (98.88%) Agile Software Development
2 216 (80.30%) .NET
3 198 (73.61%) C#
4 174 (64.68%) TDD
5 172 (63.94%) ASP.NET
6 168 (62.45%) MVC
7 164 (60.97%) SQL Server
8 139 (51.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 135 (50.19%) Continuous Integration
10 118 (43.87%) Castle Windsor
11 104 (38.66%) NUnit
11 104 (38.66%) Rhino Mocks
12 102 (37.92%) WCF
13 99 (36.80%) Dependency Injection
13 99 (36.80%) Web Application Development
14 94 (34.94%) Kanban
15 80 (29.74%) Inversion of Control
16 79 (29.37%) Spring.NET
16 79 (29.37%) MSTest
16 79 (29.37%) Moq
16 79 (29.37%) Ninject
16 79 (29.37%) Unity DI Container
17 77 (28.62%) MVVM
18 66 (24.54%) Razor View Engine
19 65 (24.16%) Windows
20 64 (23.79%) CSS
20 64 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 63 (23.42%) HTML
21 63 (23.42%) JavaScript
21 63 (23.42%) WinForms

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 11 (4.09%) NServiceBus
2 8 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.23%) Commerce Server
4 6 (2.23%) CMS
4 6 (2.23%) Drupal
4 6 (2.23%) concrete5
4 6 (2.23%) WordPress
4 6 (2.23%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (2.23%) Confluence
5 3 (1.12%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.74%) SAS
6 2 (0.74%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 27 (10.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.09%) MS Project
3 10 (3.72%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.12%) MS Office
5 2 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.09%) Trello
2 4 (1.49%) SaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (0.37%) Route 53
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (9.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.74%) DNS
3 1 (0.37%) VPN
3 1 (0.37%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (60.97%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (9.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.32%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.60%) MySQL
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.74%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.37%) OLTP
7 1 (0.37%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.37%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.37%) Redis
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.37%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 104 (38.66%) NUnit
1 104 (38.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 79 (29.37%) Moq
2 79 (29.37%) MSTest
3 41 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (10.78%) Selenium
5 27 (10.04%) Visual Studio
6 19 (7.06%) Subversion
7 15 (5.58%) Git (software)
8 13 (4.83%) JIRA
9 11 (4.09%) Cucumber
9 11 (4.09%) SpecFlow
10 5 (1.86%) Toad
11 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
General
1 45 (16.73%) Finance
2 34 (12.64%) Advertising
3 21 (7.81%) Marketing
4 11 (4.09%) Retail
5 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.12%) Games
6 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 197 (73.23%) Developer
2 145 (53.90%) .NET Developer
3 31 (11.52%) Junior
4 30 (11.15%) Analyst
5 25 (9.29%) Graduate
5 25 (9.29%) Junior Developer
5 25 (9.29%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (9.29%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (9.29%) Graduate .NET Developer
6 19 (7.06%) .NET Programmer
6 19 (7.06%) Programmer
7 15 (5.58%) Software Developer
8 13 (4.83%) Web Developer
9 12 (4.46%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.09%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (4.09%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 10 (3.72%) Development Manager
11 10 (3.72%) Business Analyst
12 9 (3.35%) Programme Manager
12 9 (3.35%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (80.30%) .NET
2 172 (63.94%) ASP.NET
3 139 (51.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 118 (43.87%) Castle Windsor
5 102 (37.92%) WCF
6 79 (29.37%) Ninject
6 79 (29.37%) Spring.NET
6 79 (29.37%) Unity DI Container
7 66 (24.54%) Razor View Engine
8 64 (23.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 64 (23.79%) CSS
9 63 (23.42%) HTML
9 63 (23.42%) WinForms
10 53 (19.70%) WPF
11 48 (17.84%) jQuery
12 41 (15.24%) .NET Framework
13 38 (14.13%) NHibernate
14 35 (13.01%) XML
15 34 (12.64%) Ajax
15 34 (12.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 80 (29.74%) Inversion of Control
2 33 (12.27%) Computer Science
3 32 (11.90%) Social Network
4 31 (11.52%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.35%) User Experience
6 8 (2.97%) PMI
7 7 (2.60%) Mobile App
8 6 (2.23%) FMCG
9 4 (1.49%) Open Source
9 4 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.12%) Tandem
11 2 (0.74%) NHS
12 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.37%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 65 (24.16%) Windows
2 11 (4.09%) Android
2 11 (4.09%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.12%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 266 (98.88%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (64.68%) TDD
3 168 (62.45%) MVC
4 135 (50.19%) Continuous Integration
5 99 (36.80%) Dependency Injection
5 99 (36.80%) Web Application Development
6 94 (34.94%) Kanban
7 77 (28.62%) MVVM
8 41 (15.24%) OO
9 32 (11.90%) BDD
10 29 (10.78%) Project Management
11 26 (9.67%) SOA
12 20 (7.43%) OOP
13 18 (6.69%) Waterfall
14 16 (5.95%) Unit Testing
14 16 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (5.20%) PRINCE2
16 13 (4.83%) Mentoring
17 12 (4.46%) E-Commerce
18 10 (3.72%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 198 (73.61%) C#
2 63 (23.42%) JavaScript
3 51 (18.96%) VB.NET
4 41 (15.24%) T-SQL
5 36 (13.38%) VB
6 35 (13.01%) SQL
7 12 (4.46%) Java
8 5 (1.86%) Python
9 4 (1.49%) C++
10 3 (1.12%) C
10 3 (1.12%) PHP
11 2 (0.74%) Ruby
11 2 (0.74%) VBScript
12 1 (0.37%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.37%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.37%) Perl
12 1 (0.37%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 25 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (9.29%) MCTS
2 24 (8.92%) MCP
2 24 (8.92%) MCAD
2 24 (8.92%) MCSD
3 22 (8.18%) Degree
4 11 (4.09%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.86%) Security Cleared
7 4 (1.49%) ISEB
8 3 (1.12%) PMP
9 1 (0.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.20%) QA
2 2 (0.74%) HL7
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Puppet
1 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.37%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 36 (13.38%) Facebook
2 28 (10.41%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.06%) Twitter
4 9 (3.35%) Oracle
5 7 (2.60%) IBM
5 7 (2.60%) ATG
6 6 (2.23%) Atlassian
6 6 (2.23%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.74%) Remedy
7 2 (0.74%) SAP
8 1 (0.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.37%) Sage
8 1 (0.37%) hybris
8 1 (0.37%) Xamarin
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 15 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Runcorn, Cheshire
Aria Select Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £24000 - £38000 per annum + Package + Shift bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ellesmere Port, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Alderley Edge, Cheshire
Pets at Home
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 12 days ago