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 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 18 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 13 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 9.77% 1.68% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.83% 2.25% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 13
Median salary £32,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -15.00%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
120 89 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.23% 74.79% 88.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81 78 153
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,250 £58,000
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 24 January 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
4 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
4 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) XML
4 9 (47.37%) Web Development
4 9 (47.37%) QA
4 9 (47.37%) HTML5
5 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (42.11%) HL7
5 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
5 8 (42.11%) XSL
5 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
5 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 8 (42.11%) VBScript
5 8 (42.11%) VB
5 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
5 8 (42.11%) VB6
6 5 (26.32%) Java
7 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 4 (21.05%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 4 (21.05%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 3 (15.79%) Waterfall

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 2 (10.53%) GlassFish
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (10.53%) WebLogic
1 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (42.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 8 (42.11%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Software Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Head of Technology
5 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Java Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Programmer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 9 (47.37%) HTML5
3 9 (47.37%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) XSL
5 4 (21.05%) REST
5 4 (21.05%) SOAP
5 4 (21.05%) Web Services
6 3 (15.79%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.79%) J2EE
6 3 (15.79%) Spring
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (10.53%) JSTL
7 2 (10.53%) Struts
8 1 (5.26%) JSON
8 1 (5.26%) Mason
8 1 (5.26%) RESTful
8 1 (5.26%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Fintech
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Web Development
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Development
4 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) MVC
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Kanban
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) RAD
6 2 (10.53%) RUP
6 2 (10.53%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.53%) UML
6 2 (10.53%) Validation
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow
6 2 (10.53%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 9 (47.37%) JavaScript
3 8 (42.11%) VB
3 8 (42.11%) VB.NET
3 8 (42.11%) VB6
3 8 (42.11%) VBScript
4 5 (26.32%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) Apex Code
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) QA
2 8 (42.11%) HL7
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) hybris
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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