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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 113 216 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 8.00% 11.74% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.72% 14.65% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 101 193 92
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £30,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1163 1474 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.31% 80.11% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1197 1220
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 213 (99.07%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (44.65%) Degree
3 84 (39.07%) Java
4 66 (30.70%) Software Engineering
5 64 (29.77%) TDD
6 62 (28.84%) Linux
7 60 (27.91%) SQL
8 58 (26.98%) Computer Science
9 57 (26.51%) OO
10 56 (26.05%) C++
11 51 (23.72%) Python
12 50 (23.26%) C#
13 46 (21.40%) Kanban
14 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
15 44 (20.47%) Selenium
16 40 (18.60%) QA
16 40 (18.60%) UNIX
17 39 (18.14%) Git (software)
18 37 (17.21%) JavaScript
19 35 (16.28%) Windows
20 33 (15.35%) Oracle
21 31 (14.42%) Tomcat
22 29 (13.49%) HTML
22 29 (13.49%) Web Services
23 27 (12.56%) C
24 26 (12.09%) .NET
25 24 (11.16%) Jenkins
26 23 (10.70%) Finance
26 23 (10.70%) J2EE
26 23 (10.70%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 31 (14.42%) Tomcat
2 10 (4.65%) WebLogic
3 7 (3.26%) Apache
4 6 (2.79%) GlassFish
5 5 (2.33%) Node.js
5 5 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (0.93%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.47%) Confluence
7 1 (0.47%) IIS
7 1 (0.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (2.33%) MS Excel
1 5 (2.33%) MS Office
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.26%) SaaS
2 3 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.05%) Ethernet
2 12 (5.58%) Internet
3 10 (4.65%) ZigBee
3 10 (4.65%) Bluetooth
3 10 (4.65%) TCP/IP
4 9 (4.19%) ICMP
5 5 (2.33%) Wireless
6 2 (0.93%) HTTP
7 1 (0.47%) Modbus
7 1 (0.47%) SNMP
7 1 (0.47%) DNS
7 1 (0.47%) SSL
7 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.51%) Relational Database
2 13 (6.05%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.26%) MySQL
4 5 (2.33%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Big Data
6 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.47%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (20.47%) Selenium
2 39 (18.14%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.16%) Jenkins
4 15 (6.98%) Cucumber
5 14 (6.51%) Maven
6 10 (4.65%) Subversion
7 9 (4.19%) JIRA
8 7 (3.26%) TestNG
8 7 (3.26%) Bugzilla
9 6 (2.79%) JMeter
9 6 (2.79%) Visual Studio
9 6 (2.79%) Mockito
10 5 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
10 5 (2.33%) NUnit
11 4 (1.86%) Ant
12 3 (1.40%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.93%) JUnit
13 2 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.93%) WatiN
13 2 (0.93%) PHPUnit
General
1 23 (10.70%) Finance
2 10 (4.65%) Marketing
2 10 (4.65%) Electronics
3 7 (3.26%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.86%) Advertising
6 3 (1.40%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Banking
Job Titles
1 93 (43.26%) Developer
2 63 (29.30%) Software Engineer
3 37 (17.21%) Software Developer
4 35 (16.28%) Test Engineer
5 28 (13.02%) Software Test Engineer
6 27 (12.56%) Java Developer
7 26 (12.09%) Programmer
8 24 (11.16%) Tester
9 19 (8.84%) Analyst
10 15 (6.98%) Software Programmer
11 13 (6.05%) Automation Tester
11 13 (6.05%) Senior Developer
12 10 (4.65%) Software Tester
12 10 (4.65%) Junior
12 10 (4.65%) Project Manager
13 9 (4.19%) Architect
13 9 (4.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 9 (4.19%) Java Software Engineer
14 8 (3.72%) Test Analyst
14 8 (3.72%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.49%) HTML
1 29 (13.49%) Web Services
2 26 (12.09%) .NET
3 23 (10.70%) J2EE
3 23 (10.70%) XML
4 22 (10.23%) jQuery
5 20 (9.30%) CSS
6 17 (7.91%) SOAP
7 16 (7.44%) Spring
8 15 (6.98%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
9 13 (6.05%) JSP
10 10 (4.65%) RESTful
11 8 (3.72%) AngularJS
11 8 (3.72%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (3.26%) REST
13 6 (2.79%) Swing
13 6 (2.79%) HTML5
14 5 (2.33%) J2SE
14 5 (2.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 58 (26.98%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.77%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.91%) Mobile App
4 14 (6.51%) User Experience
5 11 (5.12%) GIS
6 6 (2.79%) Robotics
6 6 (2.79%) LIMS
6 6 (2.79%) Data Structures
6 6 (2.79%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.33%) Clustering
8 4 (1.86%) Statistics
8 4 (1.86%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.40%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.40%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.40%) Informatics
9 3 (1.40%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.93%) Physics
10 2 (0.93%) Wiki
10 2 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 62 (28.84%) Linux
2 40 (18.60%) UNIX
3 35 (16.28%) Windows
4 13 (6.05%) Android
5 9 (4.19%) Solaris
6 6 (2.79%) Apple iOS
7 5 (2.33%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.93%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.47%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.47%) CentOS
9 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.47%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (99.07%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (30.70%) Software Engineering
3 64 (29.77%) TDD
4 57 (26.51%) OO
5 46 (21.40%) Kanban
6 45 (20.93%) Test Automation
7 22 (10.23%) Manual Testing
8 21 (9.77%) MVC
9 20 (9.30%) OOP
9 20 (9.30%) Test Scripting
10 18 (8.37%) SDLC
11 17 (7.91%) Software Testing
12 16 (7.44%) Project Management
12 16 (7.44%) Mentoring
13 15 (6.98%) OOD
14 14 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (6.51%) Regression Testing
15 13 (6.05%) Unit Testing
16 12 (5.58%) BDD
17 11 (5.12%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (39.07%) Java
2 60 (27.91%) SQL
3 56 (26.05%) C++
4 51 (23.72%) Python
5 50 (23.26%) C#
6 37 (17.21%) JavaScript
7 27 (12.56%) C
8 13 (6.05%) Perl
9 12 (5.58%) Ruby
9 12 (5.58%) PHP
10 8 (3.72%) F#
10 8 (3.72%) Bash Shell
11 5 (2.33%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.47%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.47%) Scala
12 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.47%) XAML
12 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.47%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 96 (44.65%) Degree
2 11 (5.12%) ISEB
3 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (18.60%) QA
2 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.47%) iptables
2 1 (0.47%) KVM
2 1 (0.47%) Ceph
2 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.47%) Firmware
2 1 (0.47%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 33 (15.35%) Oracle
2 10 (4.65%) VMware
2 10 (4.65%) WorldPay
3 7 (3.26%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.79%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.79%) Tableau
5 5 (2.33%) Sencha
5 5 (2.33%) Sun
6 4 (1.86%) Google
6 4 (1.86%) Facebook
7 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.47%) Wind River
8 1 (0.47%) Perforce
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Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £130,000 per annum Bonus, Relocation, Benefits, LowTax
Posted: 3 days ago
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Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
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Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Red Gate Software
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
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Arcus Global
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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Posted: 23 days ago