The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
Essex / Chelmsford
Rank 28 13 23
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 8 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chelmsford 4.12% 8.33% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 9.59% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 6
Median salary £110,000 £36,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +201.36% -27.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Chelmsford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 158 73 116
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chelmsford 81.44% 86.90% 86.57%
Number of salaries quoted 127 60 108
Median salary £43,000 £38,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.15% -15.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £57,500 £61,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Chelmsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chelmsford citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Chelmsford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Chelmsford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Chelmsford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Chelmsford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Chelmsford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 Chelmsford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) SDLC
4 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
5 9 (40.91%) C#
6 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 8 (36.36%) QA
7 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) MVC
9 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
10 4 (18.18%) Law
10 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
10 4 (18.18%) HTML
11 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
11 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
11 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
12 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
12 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
12 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
12 2 (9.09%) RESTful
12 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford 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:

Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Law
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
1 9 (40.91%) Head of Testing
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Applications Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Head of Test
7 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 5 (22.73%) .NET Framework
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (13.64%) Entity Framework
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (9.09%) JSON
5 2 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (9.09%) RESTful
6 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) SDLC
3 10 (45.45%) Waterfall
4 8 (36.36%) Software Testing
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
6 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
8 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
8 1 (4.55%) Functional Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Line Management
8 1 (4.55%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (4.55%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.55%) Test Management
8 1 (4.55%) Test Planning
8 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) C#
2 6 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft