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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 33 10
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 9 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 10.67% 3.42% 17.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 4.69% 19.32%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 25
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
152 192 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.39% 73.00% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 111 136 206
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) MVC
4 10 (30.30%) C#
5 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
5 9 (27.27%) BDD
6 8 (24.24%) Kanban
6 8 (24.24%) CSS
6 8 (24.24%) Web Services
6 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
6 8 (24.24%) NHibernate
7 7 (21.21%) WCF
7 7 (21.21%) LINQ
7 7 (21.21%) NUnit
7 7 (21.21%) Games
7 7 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (21.21%) Moq
7 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
7 7 (21.21%) User Stories
7 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
7 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.18%) HTML
9 5 (15.15%) Java
9 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
9 5 (15.15%) HTTP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (3.03%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
2 4 (12.12%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (21.21%) Moq
2 3 (9.09%) JUnit
3 2 (6.06%) Cucumber
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) Calabash
3 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Gradle
4 1 (3.03%) Ant
4 1 (3.03%) Maven
General
1 7 (21.21%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
7 1 (3.03%) IT Development Manager
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Leader
7 1 (3.03%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) .NET
2 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 8 (24.24%) CSS
3 8 (24.24%) Web Services
3 8 (24.24%) NHibernate
4 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (21.21%) WCF
4 7 (21.21%) LINQ
5 6 (18.18%) HTML
6 5 (15.15%) jQuery
6 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 5 (15.15%) CSS3
6 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.15%) SignalR
6 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 3 (9.09%) J2EE
9 2 (6.06%) Middleware
9 2 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.03%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (84.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) MVC
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 8 (24.24%) Kanban
5 8 (24.24%) Pair Programming
6 7 (21.21%) Web Application Development
6 7 (21.21%) User Stories
7 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.15%) Service Delivery
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (12.12%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) CRM
10 3 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (9.09%) Extreme Programming
10 3 (9.09%) PRINCE
10 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
10 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) C#
2 9 (27.27%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.03%) PMP
1 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
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