The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 41 68
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 149 82 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.21% 4.83% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.08% 6.27% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 139 69 73
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1308 1774
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.48% 76.99% 77.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1175 1060 1571
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
North West

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 1 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 1 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 +6 52 £35,000 - 5
Knutsford +12 19 £40,000 +23.07%
Ellesmere Port +3 14 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Chester +1 14 £35,000 - 2
Wilmslow +3 11 £40,000 +28.00% 4
Macclesfield +19 9 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Crewe +10 7 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Alderley Edge - 3 £30,000 - 1
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 191 (78.93%) .NET
2 182 (75.21%) C#
3 160 (66.12%) ASP.NET
4 159 (65.70%) MVC
5 151 (62.40%) TDD
6 144 (59.50%) SQL Server
7 133 (54.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 120 (49.59%) Continuous Integration
9 110 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
10 104 (42.98%) NUnit
11 103 (42.56%) Rhino Mocks
12 96 (39.67%) Kanban
13 95 (39.26%) Dependency Injection
14 94 (38.84%) WCF
15 93 (38.43%) Web Application Development
16 81 (33.47%) Inversion of Control
17 80 (33.06%) MSTest
17 80 (33.06%) Spring.NET
17 80 (33.06%) Unity DI Container
17 80 (33.06%) Moq
17 80 (33.06%) Ninject
18 76 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 72 (29.75%) Razor View Engine
20 69 (28.51%) MVVM
20 69 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
21 64 (26.45%) WinForms
22 61 (25.21%) JavaScript
23 59 (24.38%) HTML
24 57 (23.55%) Windows
25 56 (23.14%) CSS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (3.31%) WebSphere
2 7 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (2.89%) WordPress
2 7 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.89%) CMS
3 6 (2.48%) concrete5
3 6 (2.48%) Commerce Server
3 6 (2.48%) Drupal
3 6 (2.48%) Confluence
4 4 (1.65%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.65%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.41%) Apache
5 1 (0.41%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.72%) MS Visio
2 9 (3.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.24%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.96%) Trello
2 2 (0.83%) SaaS
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.41%) Office 365
3 1 (0.41%) Route 53
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.41%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.74%) Internet
2 2 (0.83%) DNS
3 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (59.50%) SQL Server
2 32 (13.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (3.72%) Relational Database
5 7 (2.89%) MySQL
6 4 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.24%) Big Data
8 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.41%) OLTP
9 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.41%) OLAP
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.41%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 104 (42.98%) NUnit
2 103 (42.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 80 (33.06%) MSTest
3 80 (33.06%) Moq
4 34 (14.05%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (7.85%) Visual Studio
6 17 (7.02%) Subversion
7 16 (6.61%) Selenium
8 13 (5.37%) JIRA
9 12 (4.96%) Git (software)
10 7 (2.89%) Cucumber
11 5 (2.07%) Toad
12 4 (1.65%) SpecFlow
13 3 (1.24%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.41%) TestComplete
14 1 (0.41%) MSBuild
14 1 (0.41%) Grunt
General
1 31 (12.81%) Finance
2 29 (11.98%) Advertising
3 14 (5.79%) Marketing
4 11 (4.55%) Retail
5 4 (1.65%) Games
6 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 189 (78.10%) Developer
2 134 (55.37%) .NET Developer
3 29 (11.98%) Junior
4 26 (10.74%) Junior .NET Developer
4 26 (10.74%) Graduate Developer
4 26 (10.74%) Graduate .NET Developer
4 26 (10.74%) Junior Developer
4 26 (10.74%) Graduate
5 14 (5.79%) Programme Manager
6 13 (5.37%) Software Developer
6 13 (5.37%) Web Developer
7 12 (4.96%) Senior Developer
8 11 (4.55%) Analyst
9 10 (4.13%) Programmer
9 10 (4.13%) .NET Programmer
10 8 (3.31%) Development Manager
10 8 (3.31%) Project Manager
10 8 (3.31%) Team Leader
11 7 (2.89%) C# Developer
11 7 (2.89%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (78.93%) .NET
2 160 (66.12%) ASP.NET
3 133 (54.96%) ASP.NET MVC
4 110 (45.45%) Castle Windsor
5 94 (38.84%) WCF
6 80 (33.06%) Spring.NET
6 80 (33.06%) Unity DI Container
6 80 (33.06%) Ninject
7 76 (31.40%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 72 (29.75%) Razor View Engine
9 64 (26.45%) WinForms
10 59 (24.38%) HTML
11 56 (23.14%) CSS
12 54 (22.31%) WPF
13 42 (17.36%) jQuery
14 41 (16.94%) .NET Framework
15 32 (13.22%) XML
15 32 (13.22%) Ajax
16 29 (11.98%) NHibernate
17 24 (9.92%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 81 (33.47%) Inversion of Control
2 32 (13.22%) Computer Science
3 25 (10.33%) Social Network
4 20 (8.26%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.72%) PMI
6 6 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.48%) FMCG
7 4 (1.65%) NHS
8 3 (1.24%) Tandem
8 3 (1.24%) Open Source
9 2 (0.83%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 57 (23.55%) Windows
2 7 (2.89%) Android
2 7 (2.89%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.41%) UNIX
4 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (65.70%) MVC
2 151 (62.40%) TDD
3 120 (49.59%) Continuous Integration
4 96 (39.67%) Kanban
5 95 (39.26%) Dependency Injection
6 93 (38.43%) Web Application Development
7 69 (28.51%) MVVM
7 69 (28.51%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (15.70%) OO
9 33 (13.64%) Project Management
10 23 (9.50%) BDD
10 23 (9.50%) OOP
11 22 (9.09%) SOA
11 22 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (7.85%) PRINCE2
13 17 (7.02%) Waterfall
14 14 (5.79%) E-Commerce
14 14 (5.79%) Unit Testing
15 10 (4.13%) OOD
15 10 (4.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 182 (75.21%) C#
2 61 (25.21%) JavaScript
3 55 (22.73%) VB.NET
4 36 (14.88%) SQL
5 35 (14.46%) VB
6 34 (14.05%) T-SQL
7 10 (4.13%) Java
8 8 (3.31%) PHP
9 4 (1.65%) C++
9 4 (1.65%) Python
10 3 (1.24%) C
11 2 (0.83%) VBScript
11 2 (0.83%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.83%) Ruby
12 1 (0.41%) PHP5
12 1 (0.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 33 (13.64%) MCTS
1 33 (13.64%) MCP
1 33 (13.64%) MCAD
1 33 (13.64%) MCSD
1 33 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (7.85%) Degree
3 15 (6.20%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.31%) ISEB
6 6 (2.48%) PMP
7 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.13%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) HL7
3 1 (0.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 25 (10.33%) Facebook
2 20 (8.26%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.79%) Twitter
4 8 (3.31%) Oracle
5 7 (2.89%) Sitecore
5 7 (2.89%) IBM
5 7 (2.89%) ATG
6 6 (2.48%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.24%) Google
8 2 (0.83%) Remedy
8 2 (0.83%) SAP
8 2 (0.83%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.41%) Zend
9 1 (0.41%) Sage
9 1 (0.41%) VMware
9 1 (0.41%) hybris
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