The first table below looks at the demand for SCons skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SCons over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SCons
Rank 118 125 97
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing SCons 2 2 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.11% 0.10% 1.46%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.71% 0.67% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 31
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
282 297 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.61% 14.95% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 252 266 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
SCons
Cambridgeshire

SCons
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SCons across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

SCons Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SCons
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SCons across the Cambridge region.

SCons Salary Trend in Cambridge

SCons
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing SCons across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

SCons Salary Histogram in Cambridge

SCons
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SCons 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 SCons.

1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Google
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
2 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) GCC
2 2 (66.67%) MediaWiki
2 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
2 2 (66.67%) GoogleTest
2 2 (66.67%) JUnit
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java

SCons
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing SCons 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 SCons. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MediaWiki
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
1 1 (33.33%) TDMA
1 1 (33.33%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (66.67%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JUnit
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
1 2 (66.67%) Bugzilla
1 2 (66.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (66.67%) GCC
1 2 (66.67%) GoogleTest
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Grid Computing
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Semantic Web
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Software Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Postgraduate
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Perforce