The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.45% 4.31% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 5.34% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 1
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
200 206 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 77.82% 80.78% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 131 141 103
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Cheshire

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) HTML5
4 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 9 (42.86%) MVC
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) Retail
5 8 (38.10%) JIRA
5 8 (38.10%) jQuery
5 8 (38.10%) Kanban
6 7 (33.33%) Java
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) C#
7 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
7 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 6 (28.57%) IBM
7 6 (28.57%) Spring
7 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (28.57%) ATG
7 6 (28.57%) CMS
7 6 (28.57%) Commerce Server
7 6 (28.57%) WordPress
7 6 (28.57%) FMCG
7 6 (28.57%) Android
7 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
7 6 (28.57%) Drupal
7 6 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (28.57%) Sitecore

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (28.57%) Commerce Server
1 6 (28.57%) CMS
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 6 (28.57%) Drupal
1 6 (28.57%) WordPress
1 6 (28.57%) Sitecore CMS
1 6 (28.57%) Confluence
1 6 (28.57%) concrete5
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (4.76%) Route 53
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) OLAP
3 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) JIRA
2 6 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) NUnit
3 2 (9.52%) MSTest
3 2 (9.52%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (9.52%) Moq
General
1 8 (38.10%) Retail
2 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) UI Developer
2 6 (28.57%) UI Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Web Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) HTML
1 13 (61.90%) CSS
2 10 (47.62%) HTML5
3 8 (38.10%) jQuery
4 6 (28.57%) CSS3
4 6 (28.57%) Backbone.js
4 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 6 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (28.57%) .NET
4 6 (28.57%) Spring
4 6 (28.57%) Spring MVC
5 4 (19.05%) WinForms
5 4 (19.05%) Django
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 3 (14.29%) XML
7 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 2 (9.52%) Silverlight
7 2 (9.52%) Ajax
7 2 (9.52%) Unity DI Container
7 2 (9.52%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) FMCG
1 6 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Android
1 6 (28.57%) Apple iOS
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 9 (42.86%) MVC
3 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Kanban
4 6 (28.57%) Web Development
4 6 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
4 6 (28.57%) Android Development
4 6 (28.57%) iOS Development
4 6 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) Pair Programming
6 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (19.05%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL
7 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.76%) VBScript
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) IBM
1 6 (28.57%) ATG
1 6 (28.57%) Atlassian
1 6 (28.57%) Sitecore
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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