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

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 14 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.70% 3.77% 4.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.60% 4.60% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 9
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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
125 87 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 90.58% 82.08% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 76 132
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 20 February 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Chester

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (48.00%) .NET
4 11 (44.00%) C#
4 11 (44.00%) HTML
4 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
5 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 10 (40.00%) XML
5 10 (40.00%) Web Development
5 10 (40.00%) QA
5 10 (40.00%) HTML5
6 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
6 9 (36.00%) HL7
6 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (36.00%) XSL
6 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
6 9 (36.00%) Windows
6 9 (36.00%) VBScript
6 9 (36.00%) VB
6 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
6 9 (36.00%) VB6
7 5 (20.00%) Finance
7 5 (20.00%) SQL
7 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (16.00%) Web Services
8 4 (16.00%) Java
8 4 (16.00%) SOAP
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering

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 (8.00%) GlassFish
1 2 (8.00%) JBoss
1 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (8.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
2 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (36.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (36.00%) C# Software Developer
3 9 (36.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Coach
5 2 (8.00%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) .NET
2 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
2 11 (44.00%) HTML
3 10 (40.00%) HTML5
3 10 (40.00%) XML
4 9 (36.00%) XSL
5 4 (16.00%) REST
5 4 (16.00%) SOAP
5 4 (16.00%) Web Services
6 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (12.00%) Spring
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.00%) J2EE
7 2 (8.00%) JSTL
7 2 (8.00%) Struts
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) RESTful
8 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Fintech
2 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (40.00%) Web Development
3 9 (36.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (16.00%) TDD
6 3 (12.00%) MVC
6 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Open Source
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) RAD
7 2 (8.00%) RUP
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) UML
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Validation
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow
7 2 (8.00%) Workflow Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (36.00%) VB
3 9 (36.00%) VB.NET
3 9 (36.00%) VB6
3 9 (36.00%) VBScript
4 5 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) Java
6 1 (4.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (40.00%) QA
2 9 (36.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Google
2 2 (8.00%) hybris
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
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