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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 27 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 154 153 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.93% 8.01% 5.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 9.53% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 137 143 77
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 £28,800 £25,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1504 1605 1303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.19% 83.99% 81.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1277 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 -10 32 £35,000 - 10
Chester +1 22 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Ellesmere Port -2 16 £40,000 - 1
Crewe +3 15 £37,500 -14.28% 2
Knutsford -14 8 £47,000 +17.50%
Wilmslow -9 2 £40,638 +1.59%
Macclesfield +11 1 £41,000 +2.50% 2
Northwich - 1 £45,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 281 (95.58%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (47.62%) TDD
3 139 (47.28%) Continuous Integration
4 129 (43.88%) .NET
5 125 (42.52%) MVC
6 124 (42.18%) C#
7 115 (39.12%) ASP.NET
8 93 (31.63%) ASP.NET MVC
9 85 (28.91%) Dependency Injection
10 83 (28.23%) SQL Server
11 79 (26.87%) JavaScript
11 79 (26.87%) Web Application Development
12 73 (24.83%) SQL
13 67 (22.79%) HTML
14 65 (22.11%) WCF
15 63 (21.43%) Kanban
16 59 (20.07%) Java
17 58 (19.73%) jQuery
18 57 (19.39%) Web Services
18 57 (19.39%) Finance
19 56 (19.05%) CSS
20 53 (18.03%) Inversion of Control
20 53 (18.03%) MSTest
20 53 (18.03%) Castle Windsor
21 51 (17.35%) Ninject
21 51 (17.35%) Rhino Mocks
21 51 (17.35%) Moq
21 51 (17.35%) Spring.NET
21 51 (17.35%) Unity DI Container
21 51 (17.35%) NUnit

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 30 (10.20%) CMS
2 4 (1.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.02%) Node.js
4 2 (0.68%) NServiceBus
4 2 (0.68%) Umbraco
4 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.68%) IIS
4 2 (0.68%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) JBoss
5 1 (0.34%) WordPress
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 24 (8.16%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.70%) MS Project
3 2 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Agresso
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.68%) Dynamics GP
1 2 (0.68%) Sage 200
1 2 (0.68%) Sage ERP X3
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.34%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.36%) GitHub
3 2 (0.68%) Trello
3 2 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.27%) Internet
2 28 (9.52%) HTTP
3 20 (6.80%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.70%) Wireless
5 2 (0.68%) SNMP
5 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.68%) Telnet
6 1 (0.34%) ATM
6 1 (0.34%) Extranet
6 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (28.23%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.48%) MySQL
3 17 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
4 16 (5.44%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (3.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (3.06%) JasperReports
7 8 (2.72%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.70%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.36%) Big Data
11 2 (0.68%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.34%) DataStage
12 1 (0.34%) Oracle9i Database
12 1 (0.34%) DB2
Development Applications
1 53 (18.03%) MSTest
2 51 (17.35%) Rhino Mocks
2 51 (17.35%) Moq
2 51 (17.35%) NUnit
3 21 (7.14%) JUnit
4 19 (6.46%) Jasmine
5 18 (6.12%) Selenium
6 16 (5.44%) Jenkins
7 15 (5.10%) Visual Studio
8 12 (4.08%) JIRA
9 11 (3.74%) Oracle Forms
9 11 (3.74%) Eclipse
10 10 (3.40%) TestNG
10 10 (3.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (3.40%) Mercurial
11 9 (3.06%) MyEclipse
12 6 (2.04%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.04%) Cucumber
13 4 (1.36%) Calabash
13 4 (1.36%) Git (software)
General
1 57 (19.39%) Finance
2 29 (9.86%) Banking
3 26 (8.84%) Marketing
4 25 (8.50%) Advertising
5 7 (2.38%) Retail
5 7 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
6 6 (2.04%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.02%) Electronics
8 2 (0.68%) Back Office
8 2 (0.68%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Billing
9 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 202 (68.71%) Developer
2 109 (37.07%) .NET Developer
3 34 (11.56%) Java Developer
4 27 (9.18%) Graduate
5 26 (8.84%) Graduate Developer
6 24 (8.16%) Junior .NET Developer
6 24 (8.16%) Junior Developer
6 24 (8.16%) Junior
6 24 (8.16%) Project Manager
6 24 (8.16%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 22 (7.48%) Analyst
8 17 (5.78%) Business Analyst
9 14 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 13 (4.42%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Software Engineer
12 11 (3.74%) Oracle Developer
12 11 (3.74%) Lead Developer
13 10 (3.40%) Business Developer
13 10 (3.40%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 10 (3.40%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 129 (43.88%) .NET
2 115 (39.12%) ASP.NET
3 93 (31.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 67 (22.79%) HTML
5 65 (22.11%) WCF
6 58 (19.73%) jQuery
7 57 (19.39%) Web Services
8 56 (19.05%) CSS
9 53 (18.03%) Castle Windsor
10 51 (17.35%) Ninject
10 51 (17.35%) Unity DI Container
10 51 (17.35%) Spring.NET
11 48 (16.33%) AngularJS
12 40 (13.61%) HTML5
12 40 (13.61%) ASP.NET Web API
13 39 (13.27%) RESTful
14 37 (12.59%) KnockoutJS
15 36 (12.24%) .NET Framework
16 33 (11.22%) WPF
17 32 (10.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 53 (18.03%) Inversion of Control
2 45 (15.31%) Mobile App
3 42 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 38 (12.93%) User Experience
5 20 (6.80%) Visualisation
6 15 (5.10%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (4.76%) Client/Server
8 9 (3.06%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.04%) PMI
10 4 (1.36%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.36%) Telematics
11 3 (1.02%) Tandem
11 3 (1.02%) Mobile Banking
12 2 (0.68%) Wiki
12 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.34%) BYOD
13 1 (0.34%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 49 (16.67%) Windows
2 11 (3.74%) Android
2 11 (3.74%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.36%) Linux
4 3 (1.02%) Windows CE
4 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 281 (95.58%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (47.62%) TDD
3 139 (47.28%) Continuous Integration
4 125 (42.52%) MVC
5 85 (28.91%) Dependency Injection
6 79 (26.87%) Web Application Development
7 63 (21.43%) Kanban
8 38 (12.93%) OO
9 37 (12.59%) BDD
10 33 (11.22%) SDLC
11 30 (10.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 27 (9.18%) MVVM
12 27 (9.18%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (8.84%) Web Design
13 26 (8.84%) Unit Testing
14 25 (8.50%) Project Management
15 24 (8.16%) Pair Programming
15 24 (8.16%) Web Development
16 23 (7.82%) Software Engineering
17 19 (6.46%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 124 (42.18%) C#
2 79 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 73 (24.83%) SQL
4 59 (20.07%) Java
5 31 (10.54%) VB.NET
6 24 (8.16%) VB
7 15 (5.10%) C
7 15 (5.10%) T-SQL
8 12 (4.08%) PL/SQL
9 8 (2.72%) C++
10 6 (2.04%) PHP
11 4 (1.36%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.02%) Embedded C++
12 3 (1.02%) PHP5
13 2 (0.68%) Groovy
13 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.34%) Ruby
14 1 (0.34%) Python
14 1 (0.34%) Scala
14 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 25 (8.50%) Degree
2 7 (2.38%) PMI Certification
3 4 (1.36%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.36%) PMP
4 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.02%) HNC
4 3 (1.02%) HND
5 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.68%) IIBA
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
6 1 (0.34%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.50%) QA
2 4 (1.36%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.68%) WCAG
3 2 (0.68%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 28 (9.52%) Oracle
2 27 (9.18%) Microsoft
3 25 (8.50%) Facebook
4 2 (0.68%) hybris
4 2 (0.68%) Adobe
4 2 (0.68%) EPiServer
4 2 (0.68%) Infor
4 2 (0.68%) Sitecore
4 2 (0.68%) Sage
4 2 (0.68%) ATG
5 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
5 1 (0.34%) Teradata
5 1 (0.34%) ION Trading
5 1 (0.34%) Google
5 1 (0.34%) Netezza
5 1 (0.34%) Zend
5 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.34%) HP
5 1 (0.34%) Citrix
5 1 (0.34%) Informatica
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Company Bonus, Generous Pension Scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: package
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus!
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ellesmere Port
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Optionis
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Crewe
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cheshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 17 days ago