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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.61% 6.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 8.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 0
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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
48 111 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 77.42% 77.62% 74.12%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 110
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Major Incident Manager
1 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Incident & Problem Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) DevExpress