The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 20 21 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 144 162 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.37% 8.97% 5.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.39% 10.79% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 114 128 81
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1162 1502 1259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.66% 83.17% 80.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1020 1164 1090
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Cambridge

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 258 (99.23%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (48.85%) Java
3 117 (45.00%) Degree
4 86 (33.08%) Software Engineering
5 79 (30.38%) SQL
6 75 (28.85%) TDD
7 69 (26.54%) OO
8 68 (26.15%) Computer Science
9 63 (24.23%) C#
10 55 (21.15%) Selenium
10 55 (21.15%) Kanban
11 49 (18.85%) JavaScript
11 49 (18.85%) Web Services
12 47 (18.08%) Git (software)
13 45 (17.31%) Python
14 44 (16.92%) Linux
14 44 (16.92%) .NET
14 44 (16.92%) Test Automation
15 42 (16.15%) C++
15 42 (16.15%) Spring
16 38 (14.62%) Oracle
17 37 (14.23%) Mentoring
18 36 (13.85%) Tomcat
19 34 (13.08%) Jenkins
20 33 (12.69%) jQuery
21 31 (11.92%) Mathematics
21 31 (11.92%) C
21 31 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
21 31 (11.92%) SDLC
22 30 (11.54%) Apache

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (13.85%) Tomcat
2 30 (11.54%) Apache
3 6 (2.31%) GlassFish
3 6 (2.31%) SAS
4 5 (1.92%) IIS
4 5 (1.92%) Node.js
5 4 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.15%) CMS
6 3 (1.15%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.46%) MS Office
2 7 (2.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.08%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (2.31%) SaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.38%) PaaS
5 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.54%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.23%) Internet
3 7 (2.69%) Ethernet
4 6 (2.31%) HTTP
4 6 (2.31%) ICMP
5 5 (1.92%) DNS
6 2 (0.77%) Wireless
6 2 (0.77%) ZigBee
6 2 (0.77%) Bluetooth
7 1 (0.38%) Modbus
7 1 (0.38%) IGMP
7 1 (0.38%) RTSP
7 1 (0.38%) Firewall
7 1 (0.38%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.38%) SSL
7 1 (0.38%) Intranet
7 1 (0.38%) SNMP
7 1 (0.38%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.46%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.38%) MySQL
2 14 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (3.85%) Big Data
4 6 (2.31%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.15%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 55 (21.15%) Selenium
2 47 (18.08%) Git (software)
3 34 (13.08%) Jenkins
4 28 (10.77%) JIRA
5 25 (9.62%) Maven
6 13 (5.00%) Subversion
7 10 (3.85%) TeamCity
7 10 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 8 (3.08%) Eclipse
8 8 (3.08%) NUnit
9 7 (2.69%) HP UFT
9 7 (2.69%) JMeter
9 7 (2.69%) TestNG
9 7 (2.69%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.31%) WebDriver
10 6 (2.31%) Mockito
10 6 (2.31%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.92%) JUnit
12 4 (1.54%) ClearCase
13 3 (1.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 27 (10.38%) Finance
2 19 (7.31%) Marketing
3 11 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.92%) Multimedia
4 5 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.54%) Electronics
6 3 (1.15%) Publishing
7 2 (0.77%) Banking
7 2 (0.77%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 118 (45.38%) Developer
2 65 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 50 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 38 (14.62%) Software Developer
5 25 (9.62%) Test Engineer
6 20 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 20 (7.69%) Junior
7 19 (7.31%) Java Software Engineer
7 19 (7.31%) Programmer
8 16 (6.15%) Analyst
8 16 (6.15%) Java Software Developer
8 16 (6.15%) Agile Project Manager
9 15 (5.77%) Architect
9 15 (5.77%) Senior Developer
10 14 (5.38%) Software Test Engineer
10 14 (5.38%) Tester
11 12 (4.62%) Software Programmer
12 11 (4.23%) Automation Engineer
12 11 (4.23%) Test Analyst
12 11 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.85%) Web Services
2 44 (16.92%) .NET
3 42 (16.15%) Spring
4 33 (12.69%) jQuery
5 28 (10.77%) XML
6 27 (10.38%) HTML
7 23 (8.85%) ASP.NET
8 22 (8.46%) J2EE
9 21 (8.08%) Hibernate
10 15 (5.77%) Java EE
10 15 (5.77%) CSS
11 14 (5.38%) SOAP
11 14 (5.38%) RESTful
12 13 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (3.85%) HTML5
13 10 (3.85%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.08%) JSP
15 7 (2.69%) EJB
15 7 (2.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 68 (26.15%) Computer Science
2 31 (11.92%) Mathematics
3 23 (8.85%) User Experience
4 17 (6.54%) GIS
5 11 (4.23%) Mobile App
6 9 (3.46%) Physics
7 8 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.69%) Data Structures
8 7 (2.69%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.69%) Cryptography
9 6 (2.31%) LIMS
9 6 (2.31%) Robotics
10 5 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.54%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.54%) Statistics
11 4 (1.54%) Clustering
12 3 (1.15%) Informatics
12 3 (1.15%) Chemistry
12 3 (1.15%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 44 (16.92%) Linux
2 29 (11.15%) UNIX
3 20 (7.69%) Windows
4 8 (3.08%) Android
5 5 (1.92%) Solaris
6 4 (1.54%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.15%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.77%) CentOS
9 1 (0.38%) SUSE
9 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.38%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.38%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (99.23%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (33.08%) Software Engineering
3 75 (28.85%) TDD
4 69 (26.54%) OO
5 55 (21.15%) Kanban
6 44 (16.92%) Test Automation
7 37 (14.23%) Mentoring
8 31 (11.92%) SDLC
8 31 (11.92%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.54%) MVC
10 26 (10.00%) Project Management
11 24 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
12 23 (8.85%) Open Source
13 21 (8.08%) Agile Project Management
14 20 (7.69%) OOP
15 17 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
15 17 (6.54%) Software Testing
16 16 (6.15%) Manual Testing
16 16 (6.15%) Risk Management
16 16 (6.15%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 127 (48.85%) Java
2 79 (30.38%) SQL
3 63 (24.23%) C#
4 49 (18.85%) JavaScript
5 45 (17.31%) Python
6 42 (16.15%) C++
7 31 (11.92%) C
8 11 (4.23%) Ruby
9 10 (3.85%) Scala
10 9 (3.46%) F#
11 8 (3.08%) Perl
12 5 (1.92%) PHP
12 5 (1.92%) Fortran
13 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.54%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.38%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
Qualifications
1 117 (45.00%) Degree
2 9 (3.46%) ISEB
3 7 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 6 (2.31%) PhD
5 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (10.77%) QA
2 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.38%) JTAG
System Software
1 11 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.69%) VirtualBox
2 7 (2.69%) Xen
3 1 (0.38%) iptables
Systems Management
1 3 (1.15%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 38 (14.62%) Oracle
2 17 (6.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.62%) VMware
3 12 (4.62%) WorldPay
4 10 (3.85%) Red Gate
4 10 (3.85%) Cadence
5 6 (2.31%) Google
5 6 (2.31%) Atlassian
5 6 (2.31%) Tableau
6 5 (1.92%) Sun
7 4 (1.54%) Facebook
7 4 (1.54%) Sencha
8 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.77%) Twitter
10 1 (0.38%) F5
10 1 (0.38%) Perforce
10 1 (0.38%) Riverbed
10 1 (0.38%) Wind River
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Posted: Yesterday
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