The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 36 10
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 8 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.86% 3.11% 17.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.73% 4.28% 19.54%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 23
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £46,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
153 187 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 86.44% 72.76% 87.97%
Number of salaries quoted 108 137 168
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) .NET
3 14 (48.28%) MVC
4 13 (44.83%) C#
5 12 (41.38%) SQL
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
6 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
7 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (34.48%) BDD
8 9 (31.03%) Kanban
8 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
8 9 (31.03%) CSS
8 9 (31.03%) NHibernate
9 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
10 7 (24.14%) NUnit
10 7 (24.14%) Games
10 7 (24.14%) WCF
10 7 (24.14%) LINQ
10 7 (24.14%) jQuery
10 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
10 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
10 7 (24.14%) Moq
11 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
11 6 (20.69%) SignalR
11 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (20.69%) Spring
11 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
11 6 (20.69%) Web Services
11 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 2 (6.90%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
2 2 (6.90%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) NUnit
1 7 (24.14%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (24.14%) Moq
2 4 (13.79%) JUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.34%) Calabash
3 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
3 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.90%) Gradle
4 2 (6.90%) Ant
4 2 (6.90%) Maven
General
1 7 (24.14%) Games
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 17 (58.62%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
3 5 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Ruby Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) .NET
2 11 (37.93%) ASP.NET
3 9 (31.03%) CSS
3 9 (31.03%) NHibernate
4 7 (24.14%) WCF
4 7 (24.14%) LINQ
4 7 (24.14%) jQuery
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
5 6 (20.69%) SignalR
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (20.69%) Spring
5 6 (20.69%) Web Services
6 5 (17.24%) HTML
7 4 (13.79%) J2EE
7 4 (13.79%) Middleware
8 3 (10.34%) CSS3
8 3 (10.34%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.34%) HTML5
9 2 (6.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) MVC
3 12 (41.38%) TDD
4 10 (34.48%) BDD
5 9 (31.03%) Kanban
6 8 (27.59%) Pair Programming
7 7 (24.14%) Web Application Development
8 6 (20.69%) Service Delivery
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
9 5 (17.24%) User Stories
10 4 (13.79%) Configuration Management
10 4 (13.79%) Extreme Programming
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
10 4 (13.79%) Web Development
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.34%) Use Case
11 3 (10.34%) Automated Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Data Management
11 3 (10.34%) UML
12 2 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 12 (41.38%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) Java
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) PMP
1 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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