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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 22 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 144 104 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.96% 6.12% 5.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 7.65% 6.97%
Number of salaries quoted 136 95 54
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1399 1360 1407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.06% 80.09% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 1026 1096
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £26,907 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 46 £35,000 - 11
Chester +24 19 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Ellesmere Port +3 13 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow +9 12 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Crewe - 12 £40,000 - 4
Knutsford -17 3 £40,000 - 1
Runcorn - 3 £47,500 - 1
Macclesfield +1 2 £33,750 +18.42% 4
Scrum
North West

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

1 282 (97.24%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (62.07%) .NET
3 164 (56.55%) C#
4 143 (49.31%) ASP.NET
4 143 (49.31%) MVC
5 138 (47.59%) TDD
6 120 (41.38%) SQL Server
7 117 (40.34%) ASP.NET MVC
8 112 (38.62%) Continuous Integration
9 91 (31.38%) SQL
10 86 (29.66%) Dependency Injection
11 85 (29.31%) WCF
12 80 (27.59%) HTML
12 80 (27.59%) Web Application Development
13 77 (26.55%) JavaScript
14 70 (24.14%) jQuery
14 70 (24.14%) Kanban
15 66 (22.76%) CSS
16 65 (22.41%) .NET Framework
17 62 (21.38%) Castle Windsor
18 61 (21.03%) Spring.NET
19 59 (20.34%) NUnit
20 58 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
20 58 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
21 57 (19.66%) Moq
21 57 (19.66%) Windows
22 51 (17.59%) VB.NET
22 51 (17.59%) MSTest
23 50 (17.24%) Ninject
23 50 (17.24%) Unity DI Container

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 15 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.14%) CMS
2 12 (4.14%) Node.js
3 11 (3.79%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (3.79%) NServiceBus
4 4 (1.38%) JBoss
5 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.03%) IIS
6 2 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.69%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 34 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.83%) MS Project
3 6 (2.07%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.38%) MS Office
5 1 (0.34%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.38%) Exstream
2 2 (0.69%) Agresso
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.69%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.69%) Sage 200
2 2 (0.69%) Sage ERP X3
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.38%) GitHub
2 2 (0.69%) SaaS
2 2 (0.69%) Trello
3 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (11.03%) Internet
2 9 (3.10%) HTTP
3 4 (1.38%) ATM
4 3 (1.03%) Wireless
5 2 (0.69%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.34%) NAS
6 1 (0.34%) SAN
6 1 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 30 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (5.52%) Relational Database
4 15 (5.17%) Oracle Database
5 12 (4.14%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.14%) NoSQL
6 11 (3.79%) RavenDB
6 11 (3.79%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (3.79%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.10%) MySQL
7 9 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.10%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.72%) JasperReports
10 4 (1.38%) OLTP
10 4 (1.38%) DB2
10 4 (1.38%) PowerCenter
10 4 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.03%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 59 (20.34%) NUnit
2 58 (20.00%) Rhino Mocks
3 57 (19.66%) Moq
4 51 (17.59%) MSTest
5 28 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (8.62%) Selenium
7 23 (7.93%) Visual Studio
8 14 (4.83%) JUnit
9 12 (4.14%) SpecFlow
10 9 (3.10%) Jenkins
11 8 (2.76%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.41%) Git (software)
13 6 (2.07%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.07%) TeamCity
13 6 (2.07%) TestNG
14 5 (1.72%) MyEclipse
14 5 (1.72%) JIRA
15 4 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (1.38%) Subversion
15 4 (1.38%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (17.24%) Finance
2 23 (7.93%) Advertising
2 23 (7.93%) Marketing
3 10 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.45%) Billing
4 7 (2.41%) Games
5 6 (2.07%) Electronics
6 5 (1.72%) Retail
7 3 (1.03%) Banking
7 3 (1.03%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 194 (66.90%) Developer
2 130 (44.83%) .NET Developer
3 37 (12.76%) Analyst
4 27 (9.31%) Graduate
5 26 (8.97%) Graduate Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Junior .NET Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Junior Developer
6 25 (8.62%) Junior
6 25 (8.62%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 23 (7.93%) Senior Developer
8 22 (7.59%) Project Manager
9 20 (6.90%) Business Analyst
10 18 (6.21%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.86%) Java Developer
12 14 (4.83%) Software Engineer
13 13 (4.48%) .NET Programmer
13 13 (4.48%) Programmer
14 12 (4.14%) C# Developer
15 11 (3.79%) .NET Analyst Programmer
15 11 (3.79%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (62.07%) .NET
2 143 (49.31%) ASP.NET
3 117 (40.34%) ASP.NET MVC
4 85 (29.31%) WCF
5 80 (27.59%) HTML
6 70 (24.14%) jQuery
7 66 (22.76%) CSS
8 65 (22.41%) .NET Framework
9 62 (21.38%) Castle Windsor
10 61 (21.03%) Spring.NET
11 50 (17.24%) Ninject
11 50 (17.24%) Unity DI Container
12 42 (14.48%) NHibernate
13 40 (13.79%) WinForms
14 35 (12.07%) WPF
15 34 (11.72%) AngularJS
15 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (11.03%) HTML5
17 30 (10.34%) RESTful
18 27 (9.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 58 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
2 31 (10.69%) Computer Science
3 30 (10.34%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.52%) User Experience
5 15 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (3.45%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.72%) Tandem
9 4 (1.38%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.38%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.38%) BYOD
10 3 (1.03%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.69%) Replication
11 2 (0.69%) Telematics
11 2 (0.69%) Visualisation
12 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.34%) Statistics
12 1 (0.34%) Biotechnology
12 1 (0.34%) NHS
12 1 (0.34%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 57 (19.66%) Windows
2 12 (4.14%) Linux
3 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 6 (2.07%) Windows CE
4 6 (2.07%) Android
5 5 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
7 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.34%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (97.24%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (49.31%) MVC
3 138 (47.59%) TDD
4 112 (38.62%) Continuous Integration
5 86 (29.66%) Dependency Injection
6 80 (27.59%) Web Application Development
7 70 (24.14%) Kanban
8 45 (15.52%) SDLC
9 42 (14.48%) BDD
10 31 (10.69%) OO
11 30 (10.34%) MVVM
12 28 (9.66%) Unit Testing
13 26 (8.97%) Web Development
14 25 (8.62%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.55%) Project Management
16 17 (5.86%) E-Commerce
17 16 (5.52%) Pair Programming
18 15 (5.17%) UML
19 14 (4.83%) Business Analysis
19 14 (4.83%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 164 (56.55%) C#
2 91 (31.38%) SQL
3 77 (26.55%) JavaScript
4 51 (17.59%) VB.NET
5 41 (14.14%) Java
6 37 (12.76%) VB
7 23 (7.93%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.79%) VB6
9 10 (3.45%) PHP
10 9 (3.10%) C++
11 8 (2.76%) C
11 8 (2.76%) PHP5
12 6 (2.07%) Embedded C
12 6 (2.07%) Embedded C++
13 4 (1.38%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.34%) Scala
15 1 (0.34%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 20 (6.90%) Degree
2 6 (2.07%) HNC
2 6 (2.07%) HND
2 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (1.03%) ISEB
5 2 (0.69%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.69%) IIBA
6 1 (0.34%) MCITP
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) PMP
6 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.90%) QA
2 7 (2.41%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.69%) WCAG
3 2 (0.69%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 36 (12.41%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.03%) Oracle
3 22 (7.59%) Facebook
4 5 (1.72%) Informatica
5 4 (1.38%) Citrix
5 4 (1.38%) HP
6 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.03%) IBM
7 2 (0.69%) Sybase
7 2 (0.69%) Sage
7 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.69%) Infor
8 1 (0.34%) RainStor
8 1 (0.34%) Talend
8 1 (0.34%) Red Gate
8 1 (0.34%) Netezza
8 1 (0.34%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.34%) Teradata
8 1 (0.34%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.34%) Dell
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