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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 19 21 44
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 95 142 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.80% 8.81% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.75% 9.80% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85 134 84
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
884 1449 1480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.85% 89.94% 84.43%
Number of salaries quoted 748 1103 1099
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +5 42 £35,000 - 4
Chester +1 27 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Knutsford +14 4 £40,000 - 3
Crewe +13 4 £36,500 -15.60% 1
Alderley Edge -5 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Macclesfield +7 1 £45,000 +33.33% 1
Wilmslow -10 1 £30,000 -25.00%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 198 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (62.63%) C#
3 111 (56.06%) .NET
4 91 (45.96%) Continuous Integration
5 89 (44.95%) SQL Server
6 75 (37.88%) ASP.NET
7 71 (35.86%) Windows
8 69 (34.85%) TDD
9 65 (32.83%) Kanban
10 64 (32.32%) Dependency Injection
11 62 (31.31%) Inversion of Control
11 62 (31.31%) MSTest
11 62 (31.31%) Rhino Mocks
11 62 (31.31%) Moq
11 62 (31.31%) Castle Windsor
11 62 (31.31%) Ninject
11 62 (31.31%) Spring.NET
11 62 (31.31%) Unity DI Container
11 62 (31.31%) NUnit
12 58 (29.29%) MVC
13 57 (28.79%) WCF
14 53 (26.77%) SQL
15 51 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
16 44 (22.22%) Web Application Development
16 44 (22.22%) JavaScript
17 43 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 42 (21.21%) CSS
19 41 (20.71%) HTML
20 40 (20.20%) VB
20 40 (20.20%) WPF

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 20 (10.10%) SharePoint
2 16 (8.08%) CMS
2 16 (8.08%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.02%) Apache Spark
3 4 (2.02%) SAS
3 4 (2.02%) WordPress
4 3 (1.52%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.01%) JBoss
6 1 (0.51%) Apache
6 1 (0.51%) Confluence
6 1 (0.51%) Mule
6 1 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.51%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
2 1 (0.51%) MS Project
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (7.58%) Magento
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (7.58%) Adobe Analytics
3 14 (7.07%) Office 365
4 5 (2.53%) GitHub
5 2 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.01%) Heroku
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon Kinesis
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.59%) Internet
2 15 (7.58%) FTP
3 3 (1.52%) BIG-IP
3 3 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.01%) DNS
4 2 (1.01%) LAN
4 2 (1.01%) WAN
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 89 (44.95%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.62%) SQL Server 2014
3 14 (7.07%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.04%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (3.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.03%) MySQL
7 4 (2.02%) Big Data
7 4 (2.02%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.51%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.51%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.51%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.51%) OLAP
8 1 (0.51%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 62 (31.31%) Moq
1 62 (31.31%) MSTest
1 62 (31.31%) NUnit
1 62 (31.31%) Rhino Mocks
2 39 (19.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 31 (15.66%) Git (software)
4 27 (13.64%) Visual Studio
5 17 (8.59%) JIRA
6 15 (7.58%) Subversion
7 13 (6.57%) Selenium
8 12 (6.06%) Cucumber
9 11 (5.56%) FitNesse
9 11 (5.56%) HP UFT
10 6 (3.03%) JUnit
11 5 (2.53%) Gradle
12 4 (2.02%) Grunt
12 4 (2.02%) Jasmine
13 3 (1.52%) Jenkins
14 2 (1.01%) Android Studio
14 2 (1.01%) RSpec
General
1 34 (17.17%) Finance
2 19 (9.60%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.59%) Retail
4 14 (7.07%) Electronics
5 3 (1.52%) Banking
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
6 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 112 (56.57%) Developer
2 83 (41.92%) .NET Developer
3 37 (18.69%) C# Developer
4 35 (17.68%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (12.63%) .NET Software Developer
6 21 (10.61%) Analyst
6 21 (10.61%) C# WPF Developer
6 21 (10.61%) WPF Developer
7 18 (9.09%) Junior
8 17 (8.59%) Graduate
8 17 (8.59%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 17 (8.59%) Graduate Developer
8 17 (8.59%) Internet Developer
8 17 (8.59%) Junior .NET Developer
8 17 (8.59%) Junior Developer
9 15 (7.58%) Software Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) C Software Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) C++ Software Engineer
10 14 (7.07%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (56.06%) .NET
2 75 (37.88%) ASP.NET
3 62 (31.31%) Castle Windsor
3 62 (31.31%) Ninject
3 62 (31.31%) Spring.NET
3 62 (31.31%) Unity DI Container
4 57 (28.79%) WCF
5 51 (25.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (21.72%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 42 (21.21%) CSS
8 41 (20.71%) HTML
9 40 (20.20%) WPF
10 39 (19.70%) WinForms
11 27 (13.64%) XML
12 24 (12.12%) JSON
13 23 (11.62%) .NET Framework
14 18 (9.09%) Web Services
15 12 (6.06%) HTML5
16 10 (5.05%) CSS3
16 10 (5.05%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (31.31%) Inversion of Control
2 26 (13.13%) Computer Science
3 21 (10.61%) Enterprise Software
3 21 (10.61%) Social Network
4 17 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (7.07%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (2.53%) User Experience
7 4 (2.02%) Wiki
8 3 (1.52%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.01%) Fintech
10 1 (0.51%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.51%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.51%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 71 (35.86%) Windows
2 19 (9.60%) Linux
3 14 (7.07%) Embedded Linux
3 14 (7.07%) Windows CE
4 4 (2.02%) Android
5 2 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (45.96%) Continuous Integration
3 69 (34.85%) TDD
4 65 (32.83%) Kanban
5 64 (32.32%) Dependency Injection
6 58 (29.29%) MVC
7 44 (22.22%) Web Application Development
8 39 (19.70%) MVVM
9 36 (18.18%) Project Management
10 28 (14.14%) OO
11 26 (13.13%) Test Automation
12 25 (12.63%) SDLC
13 24 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
14 23 (11.62%) Software Engineering
15 20 (10.10%) E-Commerce
15 20 (10.10%) ITIL
16 19 (9.60%) Analytics
16 19 (9.60%) Pair Programming
17 18 (9.09%) Mentoring
17 18 (9.09%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.63%) C#
2 53 (26.77%) SQL
3 44 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 40 (20.20%) VB
5 24 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 21 (10.61%) VB.NET
7 16 (8.08%) C
7 16 (8.08%) PL/SQL
8 15 (7.58%) C++
9 14 (7.07%) Embedded C
10 13 (6.57%) Java
11 7 (3.54%) PHP
12 4 (2.02%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.52%) Ruby
14 2 (1.01%) Groovy
15 1 (0.51%) Delphi
15 1 (0.51%) Python
Qualifications
1 36 (18.18%) Degree
2 16 (8.08%) ISEB
2 16 (8.08%) ISTQB
3 14 (7.07%) HNC
3 14 (7.07%) HND
4 3 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.01%) CCIE
5 2 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.01%) PMP
6 1 (0.51%) CCNA
6 1 (0.51%) CISSP
6 1 (0.51%) MCSE
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.07%) ISO 9001
2 10 (5.05%) QA
3 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.02%) Docker
2 2 (1.01%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.01%) Terminal Services
2 2 (1.01%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (7.58%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (1.01%) SCCM
2 2 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (14.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.62%) Facebook
3 21 (10.61%) Twitter
4 15 (7.58%) Adobe
4 15 (7.58%) ATG
4 15 (7.58%) Google
4 15 (7.58%) HP
4 15 (7.58%) hybris
4 15 (7.58%) IBM
5 5 (2.53%) Oracle
6 4 (2.02%) Cisco
6 4 (2.02%) Netezza
6 4 (2.02%) Teradata
7 3 (1.52%) F5
8 2 (1.01%) Citrix
8 2 (1.01%) New Relic
8 2 (1.01%) VMware
9 1 (0.51%) Avaya
9 1 (0.51%) Genesys
9 1 (0.51%) Juniper
Hyde, Cheshire
Nixor Resource Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Crewe
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chester
OCC Computer Personnel
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago