The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 20 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 2.06% 10.14% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 12.07% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £33,750 £28,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -33.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £28,100 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £28,600 £51,000
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 Macclesfield region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
78 116 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 80.41% 84.06% 67.72%
Number of salaries quoted 62 73 115
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

Scrum
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Macclesfield

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Macclesfield region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
3 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
5 9 (60.00%) CSS
5 9 (60.00%) XML
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (60.00%) jQuery
5 9 (60.00%) Ajax
5 9 (60.00%) JSON
6 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
6 8 (53.33%) WinForms
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) NUnit
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) LINQ
7 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
7 3 (20.00%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum-ban

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) NUnit
3 2 (13.33%) Selenium
3 2 (13.33%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
4 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) Subversion
4 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Programmer
5 2 (13.33%) C# Programmer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Major Incident Manager
6 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (6.67%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 9 (60.00%) JSON
3 9 (60.00%) CSS
3 9 (60.00%) XML
3 9 (60.00%) Ajax
3 9 (60.00%) jQuery
4 8 (53.33%) WinForms
4 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) WCF
5 3 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 3 (20.00%) LINQ
6 2 (13.33%) Lucene.Net
6 2 (13.33%) Lucene
6 2 (13.33%) Castle Windsor
7 1 (6.67%) REST
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (6.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) MVC
3 8 (53.33%) Unit Testing
4 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) ITIL
5 2 (13.33%) OO
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Kanban
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum-ban
5 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 1 (6.67%) Line Management
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 9 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (53.33%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (13.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft