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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 19 45 26
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 21 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 11.48% 1.56% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.82% 1.85% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 8
Average salary £40,000 £48,750 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.94% +68.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £47,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
152 162 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 83.06% 84.38% 84.09%
Number of salaries quoted 139 137 129
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 14 (45.16%) Selenium
2 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
3 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
3 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) C#
4 11 (35.48%) MVC
5 10 (32.26%) Finance
5 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (32.26%) JIRA
6 9 (29.03%) Web Services
6 9 (29.03%) Windows
7 8 (25.81%) RAD
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 8 (25.81%) ISEB
7 8 (25.81%) QuickTest Pro
7 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
7 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) QA
7 8 (25.81%) FitNesse
7 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
7 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
7 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
8 7 (22.58%) BDD
8 7 (22.58%) NHibernate
8 7 (22.58%) TDD
9 6 (19.35%) NUnit
9 6 (19.35%) Advertising

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) SAS
2 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Project
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (38.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) DTS
Development Applications
1 14 (45.16%) Selenium
1 14 (45.16%) Cucumber
2 10 (32.26%) JIRA
3 8 (25.81%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (25.81%) FitNesse
4 6 (19.35%) Rhino Mocks
4 6 (19.35%) NUnit
5 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.45%) Subversion
6 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.81%) Tester
3 8 (25.81%) QA Tester
3 8 (25.81%) Delivery Manager
3 8 (25.81%) Software Tester
3 8 (25.81%) ScrumMaster
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) NHibernate
6 6 (19.35%) Lucene
6 6 (19.35%) WCF
6 6 (19.35%) LINQ
6 6 (19.35%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (19.35%) Lucene.Net
7 4 (12.90%) jQuery
7 4 (12.90%) HTML
8 3 (9.68%) CSS
8 3 (9.68%) XML
8 3 (9.68%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) WinForms
9 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) MVC
3 8 (25.81%) RAD
3 8 (25.81%) Automated Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Test Scripting
3 8 (25.81%) Manual Testing
3 8 (25.81%) Test Automation
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) TDD
5 6 (19.35%) Scrum-ban
5 6 (19.35%) Web Application Development
5 6 (19.35%) Kanban
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) DSDM
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) ITIL
8 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) C#
2 8 (25.81%) VB.NET
3 6 (19.35%) VB
4 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.68%) SQL
6 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) ISEB
1 8 (25.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (25.81%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) EPiServer
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