The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 16 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 17 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.30% 9.44% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.41% 10.09% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 6
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +15.64%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
137 218 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 83.03% 93.56% 80.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126 117 134
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Chester region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Chester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Chester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (83.78%) SQL
3 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 26 (70.27%) CSS
4 24 (64.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (64.86%) Analytics
5 22 (59.46%) HTML
6 21 (56.76%) T-SQL
6 21 (56.76%) E-Commerce
6 21 (56.76%) WCF
7 20 (54.05%) Magento
7 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
7 20 (54.05%) WebSphere
7 20 (54.05%) JSON
7 20 (54.05%) JIRA
7 20 (54.05%) ServiceCenter
7 20 (54.05%) Adobe Analytics
7 20 (54.05%) hybris
7 20 (54.05%) FTP
7 20 (54.05%) IBM
7 20 (54.05%) Adobe
7 20 (54.05%) HP
7 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
7 20 (54.05%) XML
7 20 (54.05%) ITIL
7 20 (54.05%) PRINCE2
7 20 (54.05%) Google
7 20 (54.05%) Data Management
7 20 (54.05%) Subversion
7 20 (54.05%) ATG

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 (54.05%) CMS
1 20 (54.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Spark
2 4 (10.81%) SAS
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
Business Applications
1 20 (54.05%) Magento
2 2 (5.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (54.05%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
1 4 (10.81%) Hadoop
1 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.81%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 24 (64.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (54.05%) Git (software)
2 20 (54.05%) JIRA
2 20 (54.05%) Subversion
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.70%) JUnit
4 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (48.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Analyst
2 14 (37.84%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 6 (16.22%) Developer
6 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
7 4 (10.81%) Applications Developer
7 4 (10.81%) Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) SAS Consultant
7 4 (10.81%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Web Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Business Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) CSS
2 22 (59.46%) HTML
3 21 (56.76%) WCF
4 20 (54.05%) JSON
4 20 (54.05%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) jQuery
6 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
6 4 (10.81%) ADO
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
6 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.70%) CSS3
8 1 (2.70%) HTML5
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (64.86%) Analytics
3 21 (56.76%) E-Commerce
4 20 (54.05%) Data Management
4 20 (54.05%) ITIL
4 20 (54.05%) PRINCE2
5 19 (51.35%) Error Analysis
5 19 (51.35%) Front End Development
6 6 (16.22%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (13.51%) Performance Testing
7 5 (13.51%) SDLC
7 5 (13.51%) System Testing
7 5 (13.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
8 4 (10.81%) MVC
8 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
8 4 (10.81%) Visual Analytics
9 3 (8.11%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (83.78%) SQL
2 26 (70.27%) JavaScript
3 21 (56.76%) T-SQL
4 20 (54.05%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.22%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) ISEB
1 5 (13.51%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Adobe
1 20 (54.05%) ATG
1 20 (54.05%) Google
1 20 (54.05%) HP
1 20 (54.05%) hybris
1 20 (54.05%) IBM
2 4 (10.81%) Netezza
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle
2 4 (10.81%) Teradata
3 1 (2.70%) Talend