The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 42 29
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 168 89 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.31% 5.35% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 6.98% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 133 83 145
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,400 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1464 1275 1387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.11% 76.71% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1148 1102 1187
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,660 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Cambridgeshire

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 1 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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.

1 169 (42.04%) C#
2 158 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
3 149 (37.06%) TDD
4 146 (36.32%) Java
5 141 (35.07%) .NET
6 116 (28.86%) SQL
7 105 (26.12%) Degree
8 93 (23.13%) SQL Server
9 90 (22.39%) NUnit
10 87 (21.64%) Kanban
11 85 (21.14%) Software Engineering
11 85 (21.14%) MVC
12 84 (20.90%) ASP.NET
13 77 (19.15%) Computer Science
14 75 (18.66%) Rhino Mocks
14 75 (18.66%) Moq
15 72 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
16 70 (17.41%) OO
17 68 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
18 66 (16.42%) WPF
19 65 (16.17%) VB.NET
20 64 (15.92%) HTML
20 64 (15.92%) WCF
21 63 (15.67%) JavaScript
22 61 (15.17%) MSTest
23 59 (14.68%) Linux
24 58 (14.43%) Internet
25 57 (14.18%) Python
25 57 (14.18%) C++
26 56 (13.93%) VB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 34 (8.46%) Tomcat
2 31 (7.71%) Apache
3 11 (2.74%) WebLogic
4 8 (1.99%) Node.js
5 5 (1.24%) SAP Portal
5 5 (1.24%) NetWeaver
6 2 (0.50%) CMS
6 2 (0.50%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.50%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (2.74%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.75%) MS Project
5 2 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.24%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 58 (14.43%) Internet
2 29 (7.21%) HTTP
3 16 (3.98%) IGMP
4 15 (3.73%) RTSP
4 15 (3.73%) Firewall
5 11 (2.74%) NFC
5 11 (2.74%) SMS
5 11 (2.74%) VPN
5 11 (2.74%) SMPP
6 10 (2.49%) TCP/IP
7 9 (2.24%) ZigBee
8 8 (1.99%) Ethernet
8 8 (1.99%) SAN
9 7 (1.74%) RTP
9 7 (1.74%) Wireless
10 4 (1.00%) OSPF
10 4 (1.00%) BGP
10 4 (1.00%) Intranet
10 4 (1.00%) WAN
10 4 (1.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (23.13%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (3.98%) MySQL
4 15 (3.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 11 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.49%) Big Data
7 10 (2.49%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.74%) RDBMS
9 6 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.24%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.24%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.75%) SQLite
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 90 (22.39%) NUnit
2 75 (18.66%) Rhino Mocks
2 75 (18.66%) Moq
3 61 (15.17%) MSTest
4 43 (10.70%) Selenium
5 32 (7.96%) JIRA
6 26 (6.47%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.98%) Bugzilla
8 14 (3.48%) Git (software)
9 13 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (3.23%) WebDriver
9 13 (3.23%) Jenkins
9 13 (3.23%) Maven
10 11 (2.74%) WiX
10 11 (2.74%) MSBuild
11 8 (1.99%) Subversion
11 8 (1.99%) JUnit
12 6 (1.49%) QuickTest Pro
13 5 (1.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (7.71%) Finance
2 25 (6.22%) Music Industry
3 15 (3.73%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.23%) Banking
5 12 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.74%) Marketing
7 10 (2.49%) Retail
8 7 (1.74%) Multimedia
9 4 (1.00%) Law
10 3 (0.75%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.25%) Games
12 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 215 (53.48%) Developer
2 82 (20.40%) .NET Developer
3 56 (13.93%) Software Engineer
4 52 (12.94%) C# Developer
5 45 (11.19%) Java Developer
6 43 (10.70%) C# .NET Developer
7 34 (8.46%) Junior
8 31 (7.71%) Analyst
9 30 (7.46%) Test Engineer
10 28 (6.97%) Graduate
11 24 (5.97%) Junior Developer
11 24 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
12 22 (5.47%) Graduate .NET Developer
12 22 (5.47%) Junior .NET Developer
13 18 (4.48%) Web Developer
13 18 (4.48%) Tester
14 16 (3.98%) Test Analyst
14 16 (3.98%) Software Development Manager
14 16 (3.98%) Development Manager
14 16 (3.98%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (35.07%) .NET
2 84 (20.90%) ASP.NET
3 68 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 66 (16.42%) WPF
5 64 (15.92%) HTML
5 64 (15.92%) WCF
6 55 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 51 (12.69%) CSS
8 50 (12.44%) WinForms
8 50 (12.44%) Spring.NET
8 50 (12.44%) Unity DI Container
8 50 (12.44%) Castle Windsor
8 50 (12.44%) Ninject
9 49 (12.19%) XML
10 47 (11.69%) .NET Framework
10 47 (11.69%) Razor View Engine
11 34 (8.46%) Web Services
12 31 (7.71%) jQuery
13 29 (7.21%) NHibernate
14 19 (4.73%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 77 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 50 (12.44%) Inversion of Control
3 23 (5.72%) IPTV
4 22 (5.47%) MPEG
5 21 (5.22%) Streaming Video
5 21 (5.22%) Mathematics
6 17 (4.23%) Firmware
7 13 (3.23%) E-Learning
8 11 (2.74%) Blackberry
9 10 (2.49%) STB
9 10 (2.49%) Open Source
10 9 (2.24%) GIS
11 8 (1.99%) Device Driver
12 7 (1.74%) Digital Media
13 5 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.00%) Cryptography
14 4 (1.00%) Streaming Media
14 4 (1.00%) Internet of Things
14 4 (1.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.68%) Linux
2 54 (13.43%) Windows
3 32 (7.96%) UNIX
4 24 (5.97%) Android
5 22 (5.47%) Apple iOS
6 11 (2.74%) Windows Phone
7 9 (2.24%) Embedded Linux
8 7 (1.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.24%) Solaris
10 4 (1.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (37.06%) TDD
3 87 (21.64%) Kanban
4 85 (21.14%) Software Engineering
4 85 (21.14%) MVC
5 72 (17.91%) Continuous Integration
6 70 (17.41%) OO
7 54 (13.43%) MVVM
8 50 (12.44%) Dependency Injection
8 50 (12.44%) Web Application Development
9 49 (12.19%) BDD
10 43 (10.70%) Multithreading
10 43 (10.70%) Test Automation
11 33 (8.21%) Test Scripting
12 28 (6.97%) Project Management
12 28 (6.97%) Software Testing
13 26 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (6.47%) Regression Testing
14 24 (5.97%) Automated Testing
15 21 (5.22%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 169 (42.04%) C#
2 146 (36.32%) Java
3 116 (28.86%) SQL
4 65 (16.17%) VB.NET
5 63 (15.67%) JavaScript
6 57 (14.18%) Python
6 57 (14.18%) C++
7 56 (13.93%) VB
8 33 (8.21%) C
8 33 (8.21%) PHP
9 23 (5.72%) Perl
10 20 (4.98%) Embedded C
11 12 (2.99%) Bash Shell
12 11 (2.74%) PowerShell
12 11 (2.74%) XAML
12 11 (2.74%) VBA
13 9 (2.24%) VB6
13 9 (2.24%) Ruby
14 8 (1.99%) ABAP
15 7 (1.74%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 105 (26.12%) Degree
2 50 (12.44%) MCP
2 50 (12.44%) MCAD
2 50 (12.44%) MCSD
2 50 (12.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (12.44%) MCTS
3 27 (6.72%) ISEB
4 18 (4.48%) ISTQB
5 6 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.00%) CCNA
6 4 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.25%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.25%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.93%) QA
2 21 (5.22%) ISO 9001
3 15 (3.73%) JTAG
4 11 (2.74%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 8 (1.99%) KVM
1 8 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.24%) Puppet
1 9 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.75%) Nessus
Vendors
1 27 (6.72%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.22%) Oracle
3 13 (3.23%) Adobe
3 13 (3.23%) Sun
4 12 (2.99%) SAP
4 12 (2.99%) Red Hat
5 11 (2.74%) Telerik
5 11 (2.74%) JBoss
6 8 (1.99%) VMware
6 8 (1.99%) HP
6 8 (1.99%) NetApp
6 8 (1.99%) Hitachi
7 5 (1.24%) Sybase
8 4 (1.00%) Perforce
8 4 (1.00%) JD Edwards
8 4 (1.00%) Zend
9 3 (0.75%) Facebook
9 3 (0.75%) Twitter
10 1 (0.25%) webMethods
10 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20k-30k + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Cambridge University Press
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
networx
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 to £52000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + including benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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networx
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago