The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 21 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 1 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.96% 0.95% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.03% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 10
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +22.80%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
49 97 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 96.08% 92.38% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 41 73 73
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

The demand trend of job ads across the Macclesfield region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Macclesfield region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) QA
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Retail
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) .NET
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) QA Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software QA Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (50.00%) Tester
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) NHibernate
2 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Automation Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Manual Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Stress Testing
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (16.67%) SDLC
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
3 1 (16.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (16.67%) Sitecore