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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SCons
Rank 119 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Permanent jobs citing SCons 1 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.055% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.28% 2.82% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 4
Average salary - £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £42,500
Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
356 284 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.70% 17.21% 17.27%
Number of salaries quoted 286 264 285
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) TDMA
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Perforce
3 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
3 1 (33.33%) TETRA
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
3 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) GSM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing

SCons
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) TDMA
1 1 (33.33%) TETRA
1 1 (33.33%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) GCC
1 1 (33.33%) GoogleTest
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Release Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Grid Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Semantic Web
1 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) System Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Software Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
2 2 (66.67%) Bash Shell
2 2 (66.67%) C
2 2 (66.67%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Perforce
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Google