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

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 24 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.22% 8.12% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 8.63% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 7
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
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
116 255 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.57% 94.10% 86.33%
Number of salaries quoted 100 165 159
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 August 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 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 Chester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (85.29%) SQL
3 24 (70.59%) Analytics
4 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
4 23 (67.65%) CSS
5 22 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (61.76%) HTML
6 21 (61.76%) T-SQL
6 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
6 21 (61.76%) JSON
6 21 (61.76%) WCF
7 20 (58.82%) WebSphere
7 20 (58.82%) JIRA
7 20 (58.82%) Google
7 20 (58.82%) ATG
7 20 (58.82%) CMS
7 20 (58.82%) Data Management
7 20 (58.82%) Subversion
7 20 (58.82%) IBM
7 20 (58.82%) Adobe
7 20 (58.82%) HP
7 20 (58.82%) FTP
7 20 (58.82%) PL/SQL
7 20 (58.82%) XML
7 20 (58.82%) ITIL
7 20 (58.82%) PRINCE2
7 20 (58.82%) Magento
7 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
7 20 (58.82%) ServiceCenter
7 20 (58.82%) hybris

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 (58.82%) CMS
1 20 (58.82%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) Apache Spark
2 4 (11.76%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) IIS
Business Applications
1 20 (58.82%) Magento
2 2 (5.88%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (58.82%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
1 4 (11.76%) Hadoop
1 4 (11.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (58.82%) Git (software)
2 20 (58.82%) JIRA
2 20 (58.82%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (52.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (76.47%) Analyst
2 14 (41.18%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Consultant
6 4 (11.76%) SAS Consultant
7 3 (8.82%) Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Senior SAS Consultant
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Web Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) UI Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Programmer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Test Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (67.65%) CSS
2 21 (61.76%) HTML
2 21 (61.76%) JSON
2 21 (61.76%) WCF
3 20 (58.82%) XML
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) jQuery
5 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
5 2 (5.88%) ADO
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.94%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (97.06%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) Analytics
3 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
4 20 (58.82%) Data Management
4 20 (58.82%) ITIL
4 20 (58.82%) PRINCE2
5 19 (55.88%) Error Analysis
5 19 (55.88%) Front End Development
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) SDLC
6 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.71%) System Testing
6 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (11.76%) Visual Analytics
8 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.88%) MVC
8 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) SQL
2 23 (67.65%) JavaScript
3 21 (61.76%) T-SQL
4 20 (58.82%) PL/SQL
5 3 (8.82%) C#
6 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) ISEB
1 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Adobe
1 20 (58.82%) ATG
1 20 (58.82%) Google
1 20 (58.82%) HP
1 20 (58.82%) hybris
1 20 (58.82%) IBM
2 4 (11.76%) Netezza
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Teradata
3 1 (2.94%) Talend