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

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 91 153 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.13% 8.82% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.49% 9.83% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 136 146
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 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
959 1557 1635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.63% 89.74% 86.14%
Number of salaries quoted 834 1265 1300
Median salary £39,250 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 24 August 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 August 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 +22 46 £35,000 - 5
Crewe +1 10 £24,250 -35.33% 2
Knutsford +21 8 - -
Chester +4 8 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Wilmslow -6 6 £38,500 -9.41% 1
Runcorn - 3 - -
Daresbury - 3 £39,500 -
Macclesfield -7 1 £21,500 -47.56%
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 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.

1 179 (96.24%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (66.67%) C#
3 122 (65.59%) .NET
4 101 (54.30%) TDD
5 91 (48.92%) ASP.NET
6 87 (46.77%) SQL Server
7 86 (46.24%) Continuous Integration
8 85 (45.70%) MVC
9 81 (43.55%) WCF
10 77 (41.40%) Dependency Injection
11 75 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
12 71 (38.17%) Kanban
13 70 (37.63%) Moq
13 70 (37.63%) NUnit
14 69 (37.10%) MSTest
14 69 (37.10%) Inversion of Control
14 69 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 69 (37.10%) Rhino Mocks
14 69 (37.10%) Spring.NET
14 69 (37.10%) Ninject
14 69 (37.10%) Unity DI Container
15 57 (30.65%) CSS
15 57 (30.65%) SQL
15 57 (30.65%) JavaScript
16 55 (29.57%) Windows
17 53 (28.49%) Web Application Development
17 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 52 (27.96%) HTML
19 50 (26.88%) WPF
20 47 (25.27%) Team Foundation Server

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 26 (13.98%) CMS
2 21 (11.29%) WebSphere
3 14 (7.53%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.23%) NServiceBus
5 4 (2.15%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.15%) SAS
6 2 (1.08%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Apache
7 1 (0.54%) Mule
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (10.75%) Magento
2 5 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.08%) Exstream
3 2 (1.08%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (10.75%) Adobe Analytics
2 16 (8.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.54%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.54%) GitHub
5 1 (0.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (13.44%) Internet
2 20 (10.75%) FTP
3 3 (1.61%) Bluetooth
3 3 (1.61%) RFID
4 2 (1.08%) LAN
4 2 (1.08%) WAN
5 1 (0.54%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.54%) CTI
5 1 (0.54%) Firewall
5 1 (0.54%) H.323
5 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.15%) Big Data
6 4 (2.15%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.15%) MySQL
6 4 (2.15%) SAS Visual Analytics
7 3 (1.61%) DocumentDB
7 3 (1.61%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.54%) Hazelcast
8 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 70 (37.63%) Moq
1 70 (37.63%) NUnit
2 69 (37.10%) MSTest
2 69 (37.10%) Rhino Mocks
3 47 (25.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 38 (20.43%) Git (software)
5 26 (13.98%) Visual Studio
6 21 (11.29%) JIRA
6 21 (11.29%) Subversion
7 8 (4.30%) Selenium
8 7 (3.76%) SpecFlow
9 6 (3.23%) FxCop
9 6 (3.23%) StyleCop
10 5 (2.69%) Jenkins
11 4 (2.15%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.61%) JUnit
13 2 (1.08%) Android Studio
13 2 (1.08%) Ant
13 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
13 2 (1.08%) Xcode
General
1 38 (20.43%) Finance
2 18 (9.68%) Retail
3 8 (4.30%) Banking
3 8 (4.30%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.15%) Publishing
5 3 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Electronics
6 2 (1.08%) Marketing
7 1 (0.54%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 124 (66.67%) Developer
2 98 (52.69%) .NET Developer
3 35 (18.82%) Analyst
4 32 (17.20%) C# .NET Developer
4 32 (17.20%) C# Developer
5 31 (16.67%) Junior
6 28 (15.05%) .NET Software Developer
7 26 (13.98%) Graduate
7 26 (13.98%) Graduate Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Internet Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Junior .NET Developer
8 25 (13.44%) Junior Developer
9 18 (9.68%) C# WPF Developer
9 18 (9.68%) Senior Analyst
9 18 (9.68%) WPF Developer
10 17 (9.14%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.45%) Software Engineer
12 11 (5.91%) Systems Analyst
13 10 (5.38%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (65.59%) .NET
2 91 (48.92%) ASP.NET
3 81 (43.55%) WCF
4 75 (40.32%) Castle Windsor
5 69 (37.10%) ASP.NET MVC
5 69 (37.10%) Ninject
5 69 (37.10%) Spring.NET
5 69 (37.10%) Unity DI Container
6 57 (30.65%) CSS
7 53 (28.49%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 52 (27.96%) HTML
9 50 (26.88%) WPF
10 46 (24.73%) WinForms
11 43 (23.12%) .NET Framework
12 39 (20.97%) XML
13 30 (16.13%) JSON
14 25 (13.44%) jQuery
15 20 (10.75%) AngularJS
16 16 (8.60%) Entity Framework
17 15 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 69 (37.10%) Inversion of Control
2 28 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 24 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (9.68%) Social Network
5 12 (6.45%) Mobile App
6 9 (4.84%) User Experience
7 5 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (2.69%) iPad
7 5 (2.69%) PMI
7 5 (2.69%) Social Media
8 4 (2.15%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.61%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.54%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.54%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.54%) IVR
10 1 (0.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 55 (29.57%) Windows
2 4 (2.15%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.61%) Linux
4 2 (1.08%) Android
4 2 (1.08%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (1.08%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (96.24%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (54.30%) TDD
3 86 (46.24%) Continuous Integration
4 85 (45.70%) MVC
5 77 (41.40%) Dependency Injection
6 71 (38.17%) Kanban
7 53 (28.49%) Web Application Development
8 44 (23.66%) MVVM
9 25 (13.44%) Analytics
9 25 (13.44%) E-Commerce
10 22 (11.83%) PRINCE2
11 21 (11.29%) ITIL
12 20 (10.75%) Data Management
12 20 (10.75%) Front End Development
13 19 (10.22%) Error Analysis
14 16 (8.60%) Mentoring
14 16 (8.60%) SDLC
15 15 (8.06%) Project Management
16 14 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
16 14 (7.53%) OO
Programming Languages
1 124 (66.67%) C#
2 57 (30.65%) JavaScript
2 57 (30.65%) SQL
3 37 (19.89%) VB
4 27 (14.52%) VB.NET
5 26 (13.98%) T-SQL
6 21 (11.29%) PL/SQL
7 13 (6.99%) Java
8 10 (5.38%) C++
9 4 (2.15%) C
10 3 (1.61%) PHP
11 2 (1.08%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.08%) Embedded C
11 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.08%) VBA
12 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (5.38%) Degree
2 9 (4.84%) ISEB
3 6 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.69%) PMI Certification
5 3 (1.61%) IIBA
6 2 (1.08%) HNC
6 2 (1.08%) HND
6 2 (1.08%) PMP
7 1 (0.54%) CCNA
7 1 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.54%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (2.69%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (10.75%) ServiceCenter
2 1 (0.54%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 29 (15.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (12.37%) HP
3 20 (10.75%) Adobe
3 20 (10.75%) ATG
3 20 (10.75%) Facebook
3 20 (10.75%) Google
3 20 (10.75%) hybris
3 20 (10.75%) IBM
4 18 (9.68%) Twitter
5 9 (4.84%) Cognizant
6 5 (2.69%) Oracle
7 4 (2.15%) Netezza
7 4 (2.15%) Teradata
8 2 (1.08%) Cisco
8 2 (1.08%) Talend
9 1 (0.54%) Avaya
9 1 (0.54%) F5
9 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.54%) WSO2
9 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
Warrington, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 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
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Good benefits package available
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 6 days ago
Northwich
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Micromass UK Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Salary is flexible based on experien
Posted: 19 days ago
Warrington
Bluetown Online LTD
Posted: 14 days ago