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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
North West / Cheshire
Rank 40 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 53 100 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.27% 7.84% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.01% 9.27% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 49 94 120
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,050 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
882 1079 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.67% 84.56% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 692 941 1321
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,215 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Chester +8 11 £34,000 -15.00% 2
Warrington -22 9 £35,000 -
Crewe -3 8 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Wilmslow -8 7 £45,000 +50.00%
Macclesfield +4 6 £36,250 -34.09% 2
Runcorn - 4 £37,500 - 1
Knutsford +5 2 £48,000 +20.00% 1
Nantwich - 2 £47,500 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 £50,000 -
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 142 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (68.06%) C#
3 96 (66.67%) .NET
4 92 (63.89%) TDD
5 77 (53.47%) ASP.NET
6 75 (52.08%) MVC
7 65 (45.14%) SQL Server
8 64 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
9 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 57 (39.58%) Dependency Injection
11 54 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
12 53 (36.81%) HTML
13 52 (36.11%) Windows
13 52 (36.11%) WCF
14 51 (35.42%) Kanban
15 46 (31.94%) Moq
15 46 (31.94%) NUnit
16 44 (30.56%) Rhino Mocks
17 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
18 42 (29.17%) .NET Framework
19 41 (28.47%) MSTest
19 41 (28.47%) Ninject
19 41 (28.47%) Spring.NET
19 41 (28.47%) Inversion of Control
19 41 (28.47%) Finance
19 41 (28.47%) Unity DI Container
19 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
20 39 (27.08%) Web Application Development
21 38 (26.39%) CSS
22 37 (25.69%) HTML5

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 13 (9.03%) NServiceBus
2 6 (4.17%) CMS
3 4 (2.78%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.39%) GlassFish
4 2 (1.39%) IIS
4 2 (1.39%) JBoss
4 2 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (11.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.69%) MS Office
2 1 (0.69%) MS Project
2 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.08%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.17%) SaaS
4 2 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.39%) GitHub
4 2 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.69%) IaaS
5 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.03%) Internet
2 2 (1.39%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.39%) RFID
3 1 (0.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (45.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.89%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (3.47%) MySQL
4 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.08%) RavenDB
5 2 (1.39%) DocumentDB
5 2 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (31.94%) Moq
1 46 (31.94%) NUnit
2 44 (30.56%) Rhino Mocks
3 41 (28.47%) MSTest
4 27 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (15.97%) Visual Studio
6 15 (10.42%) Git (software)
7 13 (9.03%) FxCop
7 13 (9.03%) Selenium
7 13 (9.03%) SpecFlow
7 13 (9.03%) StyleCop
8 8 (5.56%) JIRA
9 3 (2.08%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.39%) Gradle
10 2 (1.39%) Subversion
11 1 (0.69%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.69%) Xcode
General
1 41 (28.47%) Finance
2 7 (4.86%) Banking
3 6 (4.17%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (2.08%) Advertising
4 3 (2.08%) Marketing
5 2 (1.39%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.39%) Games
5 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 89 (61.81%) Developer
2 75 (52.08%) .NET Developer
3 33 (22.92%) C# Developer
4 29 (20.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 28 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 21 (14.58%) Analyst
7 15 (10.42%) Junior
8 14 (9.72%) Graduate
8 14 (9.72%) Graduate Developer
8 14 (9.72%) Junior Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Graduate .NET Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Internet Developer
9 13 (9.03%) Junior .NET Developer
10 12 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 12 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
10 12 (8.33%) Software Developer
11 11 (7.64%) Software Engineer
11 11 (7.64%) WinForms Developer
12 10 (6.94%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (66.67%) .NET
2 77 (53.47%) ASP.NET
3 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 54 (37.50%) Castle Windsor
5 53 (36.81%) HTML
6 52 (36.11%) WCF
7 42 (29.17%) .NET Framework
8 41 (28.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 41 (28.47%) Ninject
8 41 (28.47%) Spring.NET
8 41 (28.47%) Unity DI Container
9 38 (26.39%) CSS
10 37 (25.69%) HTML5
11 33 (22.92%) WPF
12 31 (21.53%) WinForms
12 31 (21.53%) XML
13 30 (20.83%) AngularJS
14 25 (17.36%) jQuery
15 23 (15.97%) CSS3
15 23 (15.97%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (15.28%) Mobile App
2 17 (11.81%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.81%) User Experience
3 13 (9.03%) PMI
4 11 (7.64%) iPad
4 11 (7.64%) Tandem
5 5 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.47%) Fintech
6 3 (2.08%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (2.08%) Streaming Music
7 2 (1.39%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.39%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.69%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.69%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 52 (36.11%) Windows
2 2 (1.39%) Android
2 2 (1.39%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.69%) Linux
3 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 142 (98.61%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (63.89%) TDD
3 75 (52.08%) MVC
4 64 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 57 (39.58%) Dependency Injection
6 51 (35.42%) Kanban
7 41 (28.47%) Inversion of Control
8 39 (27.08%) Web Application Development
9 29 (20.14%) MVVM
10 25 (17.36%) Web Development
11 21 (14.58%) Software Engineering
12 19 (13.19%) OO
12 19 (13.19%) Unit Testing
13 13 (9.03%) Integration Testing
13 13 (9.03%) OOD
13 13 (9.03%) SDLC
14 10 (6.94%) BDD
15 9 (6.25%) Mobile Development
16 7 (4.86%) Mentoring
16 7 (4.86%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 98 (68.06%) C#
2 36 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 30 (20.83%) SQL
4 24 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 22 (15.28%) VB
6 15 (10.42%) Java
7 9 (6.25%) VB6
7 9 (6.25%) VBScript
8 7 (4.86%) C++
9 6 (4.17%) C
10 5 (3.47%) PHP
11 2 (1.39%) Ruby
12 1 (0.69%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.69%) Perl
12 1 (0.69%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (9.03%) PMI Certification
2 5 (3.47%) Degree
2 5 (3.47%) ISEB
3 3 (2.08%) IIBA
4 2 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.69%) MCSE
5 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.69%) PMP
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.72%) QA
2 9 (6.25%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.39%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (29.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.78%) Google
3 3 (2.08%) Cognizant
3 3 (2.08%) Facebook
3 3 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (1.39%) hybris
4 2 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle
5 1 (0.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.69%) SAP
5 1 (0.69%) Veeam
Runcorn, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford
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Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Depending on experience + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago