The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Crewe region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 27 26
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 5.68% 9.09% 7.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.58% 9.94% 9.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 13
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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 Crewe region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Crewe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 161 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Crewe 86.36% 91.48% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 50 104 92
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,450 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Crewe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Crewe

Scrum
Salary Trend in Crewe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Crewe region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Crewe

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Crewe

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Crewe region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Crewe

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crewe

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Selenium
3 5 (41.67%) .NET
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) MS Project
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
4 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) ISEB
6 2 (16.67%) MS Office
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Crewe by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Crewe 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 (8.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Wireless
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) PowerCenter
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Selenium
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Test Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 4 (33.33%) Junior
3 4 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Junior Test Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) ETL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) UNIX
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Project Management
2 4 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
2 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Transformation
5 1 (8.33%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica