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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 26 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 14.77% 8.24% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 9.40% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 6
Average salary £38,750 £50,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +56.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £58,300 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
156 149 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 88.64% 87.65% 80.12%
Number of salaries quoted 148 124 124
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £39,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Macclesfield

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (46.51%) .NET
3 18 (41.86%) C#
3 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (41.86%) Selenium
3 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
4 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
5 16 (37.21%) MVC
6 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (30.23%) VB.NET
8 12 (27.91%) TDD
8 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
9 11 (25.58%) BDD
9 11 (25.58%) NHibernate
9 11 (25.58%) WCF
9 11 (25.58%) LINQ
9 11 (25.58%) NUnit
9 11 (25.58%) Finance
10 10 (23.26%) Advertising
10 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
10 10 (23.26%) JIRA
10 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (23.26%) Lucene.Net
10 10 (23.26%) Lucene
10 10 (23.26%) VB
10 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
10 10 (23.26%) Scrum-ban
10 10 (23.26%) Kanban
11 9 (20.93%) Windows
11 9 (20.93%) Web Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Project
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 18 (41.86%) Selenium
1 18 (41.86%) Cucumber
2 11 (25.58%) NUnit
3 10 (23.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (23.26%) JIRA
4 8 (18.60%) QuickTest Pro
4 8 (18.60%) FitNesse
5 6 (13.95%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (4.65%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 2 (4.65%) Subversion
7 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Advertising
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (39.53%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
2 14 (32.56%) ScrumMaster
3 9 (20.93%) Delivery Manager
4 8 (18.60%) QA Tester
4 8 (18.60%) Tester
4 8 (18.60%) Software Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Software Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (2.33%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (46.51%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (25.58%) LINQ
4 11 (25.58%) NHibernate
4 11 (25.58%) WCF
5 10 (23.26%) Lucene
5 10 (23.26%) Castle Windsor
5 10 (23.26%) Lucene.Net
6 9 (20.93%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) XML
7 5 (11.63%) HTML
7 5 (11.63%) jQuery
8 4 (9.30%) WinForms
8 4 (9.30%) Ajax
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) JSON
8 4 (9.30%) CSS
9 2 (4.65%) RESTful
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 11 (25.58%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) Scrum-ban
5 10 (23.26%) Kanban
5 10 (23.26%) Web Application Development
6 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
6 8 (18.60%) Manual Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Automated Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Test Scripting
6 8 (18.60%) RAD
7 5 (11.63%) Project Management
8 4 (9.30%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.98%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.98%) Unit Testing
10 2 (4.65%) Time Management
10 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) VB.NET
3 10 (23.26%) VB
4 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
5 4 (9.30%) SQL
6 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) ISEB
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) EPiServer
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