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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 18 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 115 240 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.75% 13.32% 5.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.62% 16.84% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 99 227 109
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £56,000
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
1196 1425 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.65% 79.08% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1211 1289
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 221 (98.22%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (40.89%) Degree
3 75 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 71 (31.56%) Java
5 70 (31.11%) TDD
6 68 (30.22%) C++
7 60 (26.67%) Computer Science
8 58 (25.78%) C#
9 56 (24.89%) OO
10 54 (24.00%) Linux
11 53 (23.56%) Python
12 52 (23.11%) SQL
13 47 (20.89%) Kanban
14 43 (19.11%) Test Automation
14 43 (19.11%) QA
15 39 (17.33%) Selenium
15 39 (17.33%) JavaScript
15 39 (17.33%) UNIX
16 34 (15.11%) C
16 34 (15.11%) HTML
17 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
18 31 (13.78%) Windows
19 30 (13.33%) Oracle
20 29 (12.89%) .NET
21 26 (11.56%) Finance
22 25 (11.11%) CSS
22 25 (11.11%) XML
23 23 (10.22%) Software Testing
24 22 (9.78%) Test Scripting
24 22 (9.78%) OOD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (7.56%) Tomcat
2 9 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.22%) JBoss
4 4 (1.78%) Apache
4 4 (1.78%) Node.js
5 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.67%) MS Office
2 5 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) SaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.56%) Ethernet
2 16 (7.11%) Internet
3 13 (5.78%) Bluetooth
3 13 (5.78%) ZigBee
4 11 (4.89%) TCP/IP
5 9 (4.00%) Wireless
5 9 (4.00%) ICMP
6 3 (1.33%) HTTP
7 1 (0.44%) DNS
7 1 (0.44%) SSL
7 1 (0.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.56%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.78%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.44%) Triplestore
5 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 39 (17.33%) Selenium
2 33 (14.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 14 (6.22%) Jenkins
5 11 (4.89%) Maven
5 11 (4.89%) JIRA
6 10 (4.44%) NUnit
6 10 (4.44%) Visual Studio
7 9 (4.00%) Bugzilla
8 8 (3.56%) WebDriver
9 7 (3.11%) Subversion
10 6 (2.67%) JUnit
11 5 (2.22%) Ant
11 5 (2.22%) QuickTest Pro
11 5 (2.22%) JMeter
11 5 (2.22%) TestNG
11 5 (2.22%) Rhino Mocks
11 5 (2.22%) Moq
12 3 (1.33%) PHPUnit
12 3 (1.33%) Calabash
General
1 26 (11.56%) Finance
2 14 (6.22%) Marketing
3 9 (4.00%) Electronics
4 5 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.22%) Music Industry
5 4 (1.78%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Retail
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 88 (39.11%) Developer
2 78 (34.67%) Software Engineer
3 42 (18.67%) Test Engineer
4 39 (17.33%) Software Developer
5 34 (15.11%) Software Test Engineer
6 23 (10.22%) Programmer
7 22 (9.78%) Analyst
8 21 (9.33%) Tester
9 16 (7.11%) Java Developer
10 15 (6.67%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 14 (6.22%) Software Programmer
12 13 (5.78%) Project Manager
13 11 (4.89%) Test Analyst
13 11 (4.89%) C++ Developer
13 11 (4.89%) Automation Tester
14 10 (4.44%) Software Team Leader
14 10 (4.44%) Software Tester
14 10 (4.44%) Test Team Leader
14 10 (4.44%) Team Leader
15 9 (4.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.11%) HTML
2 29 (12.89%) .NET
3 25 (11.11%) CSS
3 25 (11.11%) XML
4 20 (8.89%) Web Services
4 20 (8.89%) ASP.NET
4 20 (8.89%) jQuery
5 19 (8.44%) J2EE
6 18 (8.00%) SOAP
7 13 (5.78%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (5.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (4.00%) WCF
9 9 (4.00%) RESTful
9 9 (4.00%) JSP
10 6 (2.67%) REST
10 6 (2.67%) AngularJS
11 5 (2.22%) LINQ
11 5 (2.22%) HTML5
11 5 (2.22%) NHibernate
12 4 (1.78%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 60 (26.67%) Computer Science
2 15 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 15 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.44%) Open Source
4 9 (4.00%) User Experience
5 8 (3.56%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.11%) GIS
7 6 (2.67%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.22%) Statistics
8 5 (2.22%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.78%) Clustering
10 3 (1.33%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.89%) Cryptography
11 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.89%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.89%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.89%) Mobile Payment
12 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.44%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 54 (24.00%) Linux
2 39 (17.33%) UNIX
3 31 (13.78%) Windows
4 12 (5.33%) Android
5 8 (3.56%) Solaris
6 7 (3.11%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.78%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.89%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.44%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (98.22%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 70 (31.11%) TDD
4 56 (24.89%) OO
5 47 (20.89%) Kanban
6 43 (19.11%) Test Automation
7 23 (10.22%) Software Testing
8 22 (9.78%) Test Scripting
8 22 (9.78%) OOD
9 21 (9.33%) Regression Testing
9 21 (9.33%) Manual Testing
10 19 (8.44%) BDD
10 19 (8.44%) MVC
11 18 (8.00%) Project Management
12 17 (7.56%) OOP
13 16 (7.11%) Unit Testing
14 12 (5.33%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (5.33%) User Stories
15 11 (4.89%) Agile Project Management
15 11 (4.89%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (31.56%) Java
2 68 (30.22%) C++
3 58 (25.78%) C#
4 53 (23.56%) Python
5 52 (23.11%) SQL
6 39 (17.33%) JavaScript
7 34 (15.11%) C
8 12 (5.33%) PHP
9 9 (4.00%) Perl
9 9 (4.00%) F#
9 9 (4.00%) Bash Shell
10 8 (3.56%) Ruby
11 6 (2.67%) VB.NET
12 5 (2.22%) VB
13 4 (1.78%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.89%) PHP5
15 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 92 (40.89%) Degree
2 16 (7.11%) ISEB
3 5 (2.22%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.89%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.44%) PMP
6 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (19.11%) QA
2 3 (1.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) SNOMED CT
3 1 (0.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) KVM
2 1 (0.44%) Ceph
2 1 (0.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (13.33%) Oracle
2 9 (4.00%) WorldPay
3 7 (3.11%) VMware
4 6 (2.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.78%) Sun
5 4 (1.78%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.78%) Sencha
6 3 (1.33%) Facebook
6 3 (1.33%) Google
7 2 (0.89%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.44%) Quark
8 1 (0.44%) Perforce
8 1 (0.44%) HP
8 1 (0.44%) Twitter
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45k - 60k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65k - 85k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + 5% pension, healthcare, life assurance + more
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: up to £80K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Base+Prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Unrivalled pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Interview slots available!
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Computer People
Salary: £35000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits extensive - see ad
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k OTE
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £58,000 DOE + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sanger Institute
Salary: £30574 - £38564 per annum + plus excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
Explore Group
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, bonus, car
Posted: 17 days ago