Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 25 15
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 35 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.35% 9.14% 12.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 10.03% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 5 33 39
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +18.42% -10.59%
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £46,500 £52,500 £53,700
Cheshire median annual salary £46,125 £45,668 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +7.45% +6.25%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 153 349 275
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.00% 91.12% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 132 311 226
Chester median annual salary £37,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.35% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £59,375
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Chester

Scrum
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Chester

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Chester over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (50.00%) CMS
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (50.00%) Sitecore
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) gulp
3 2 (50.00%) Kentico
3 2 (50.00%) Grunt
4 1 (25.00%) Ansible
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Sprint Review
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) ISTQB

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (50.00%) CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Kentico
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Grunt
1 2 (50.00%) gulp
1 2 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Sprint Review
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Sitecore