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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 32 20 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 106 193 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.68% 13.01% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 15.77% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 89 187 105
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,300 £29,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
1292 1224 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.36% 82.54% 73.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1011 1055 1105
Average salary £43,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £61,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 March 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

1 233 (96.28%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (37.60%) Degree
3 84 (34.71%) TDD
4 81 (33.47%) Software Engineering
5 75 (30.99%) Java
6 67 (27.69%) C#
7 65 (26.86%) C++
8 63 (26.03%) Computer Science
9 57 (23.55%) Kanban
10 53 (21.90%) Python
11 48 (19.83%) OO
11 48 (19.83%) SQL
12 44 (18.18%) Linux
13 39 (16.12%) .NET
14 37 (15.29%) Git (software)
15 35 (14.46%) QA
16 34 (14.05%) C
17 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
17 33 (13.64%) XML
18 32 (13.22%) Test Automation
19 31 (12.81%) MVC
19 31 (12.81%) JavaScript
19 31 (12.81%) Windows
20 30 (12.40%) UNIX
20 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET
21 29 (11.98%) HTML
21 29 (11.98%) Project Management
22 28 (11.57%) Regression Testing
22 28 (11.57%) NUnit
22 28 (11.57%) Selenium

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 14 (5.79%) Tomcat
2 8 (3.31%) WebLogic
3 6 (2.48%) JBoss
4 5 (2.07%) Apache
5 2 (0.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (2.07%) MS Office
2 2 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.89%) SaaS
2 5 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.41%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.26%) Internet
2 16 (6.61%) Ethernet
3 12 (4.96%) Bluetooth
3 12 (4.96%) ZigBee
4 11 (4.55%) Wireless
5 8 (3.31%) NFC
5 8 (3.31%) SMS
5 8 (3.31%) TCP/IP
5 8 (3.31%) SMPP
6 7 (2.89%) ICMP
7 3 (1.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.31%) Relational Database
4 5 (2.07%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.41%) Big Data
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.41%) Triplestore
6 1 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (15.29%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.57%) Selenium
2 28 (11.57%) NUnit
3 18 (7.44%) Visual Studio
4 16 (6.61%) Rhino Mocks
4 16 (6.61%) Moq
5 15 (6.20%) Jenkins
6 14 (5.79%) JIRA
7 13 (5.37%) Maven
8 11 (4.55%) WebDriver
8 11 (4.55%) MSTest
9 9 (3.72%) Cucumber
9 9 (3.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (3.31%) JUnit
10 8 (3.31%) WiX
10 8 (3.31%) MSBuild
11 7 (2.89%) Subversion
11 7 (2.89%) Bugzilla
11 7 (2.89%) TestNG
12 5 (2.07%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (9.92%) Finance
2 19 (7.85%) Marketing
3 13 (5.37%) Music Industry
4 9 (3.72%) Banking
5 7 (2.89%) Electronics
6 4 (1.65%) Retail
6 4 (1.65%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.65%) Advertising
7 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) French Language
Job Titles
1 90 (37.19%) Developer
2 72 (29.75%) Software Engineer
3 39 (16.12%) Test Engineer
4 33 (13.64%) Software Developer
5 30 (12.40%) Software Test Engineer
6 21 (8.68%) Analyst
7 20 (8.26%) Project Manager
8 16 (6.61%) .NET Developer
8 16 (6.61%) Agile Project Manager
9 15 (6.20%) Tester
10 14 (5.79%) Java Developer
10 14 (5.79%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 14 (5.79%) Programmer
10 14 (5.79%) Team Leader
10 14 (5.79%) Software Team Leader
11 12 (4.96%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (4.96%) C++ Developer
12 10 (4.13%) Test Team Leader
12 10 (4.13%) Software Programmer
13 9 (3.72%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (16.12%) .NET
2 33 (13.64%) XML
3 30 (12.40%) ASP.NET
4 29 (11.98%) HTML
5 25 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (10.33%) CSS
6 23 (9.50%) WCF
7 16 (6.61%) J2EE
8 15 (6.20%) jQuery
9 13 (5.37%) SOAP
9 13 (5.37%) NHibernate
10 12 (4.96%) Web Services
11 11 (4.55%) WPF
12 10 (4.13%) LINQ
13 9 (3.72%) JSP
13 9 (3.72%) .NET Framework
14 8 (3.31%) Java ME
14 8 (3.31%) XSLT
15 7 (2.89%) RESTful
16 5 (2.07%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 63 (26.03%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.26%) User Experience
3 18 (7.44%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.55%) Open Source
4 11 (4.55%) Mobile App
5 10 (4.13%) Internet of Things
6 8 (3.31%) Blackberry
7 6 (2.48%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (2.07%) GIS
8 5 (2.07%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.07%) Statistics
9 3 (1.24%) Cryptography
9 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.24%) Inversion of Control
9 3 (1.24%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.83%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.83%) Clustering
11 1 (0.41%) Streaming Media
11 1 (0.41%) Derivative
11 1 (0.41%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.18%) Linux
2 31 (12.81%) Windows
3 30 (12.40%) UNIX
4 18 (7.44%) Android
5 15 (6.20%) Apple iOS
6 8 (3.31%) Windows Phone
7 6 (2.48%) Solaris
8 3 (1.24%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.41%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (96.28%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (34.71%) TDD
3 81 (33.47%) Software Engineering
4 57 (23.55%) Kanban
5 48 (19.83%) OO
6 32 (13.22%) Test Automation
7 31 (12.81%) MVC
8 29 (11.98%) Project Management
9 28 (11.57%) Regression Testing
10 26 (10.74%) BDD
11 23 (9.50%) Software Testing
11 23 (9.50%) OOD
12 18 (7.44%) Test Scripting
12 18 (7.44%) Manual Testing
13 17 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (6.20%) Unit Testing
14 15 (6.20%) Agile Project Management
14 15 (6.20%) Mentoring
15 14 (5.79%) Coaching
15 14 (5.79%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (30.99%) Java
2 67 (27.69%) C#
3 65 (26.86%) C++
4 53 (21.90%) Python
5 48 (19.83%) SQL
6 34 (14.05%) C
7 31 (12.81%) JavaScript
8 15 (6.20%) PHP
9 14 (5.79%) VB.NET
10 13 (5.37%) VB
11 10 (4.13%) Ruby
12 9 (3.72%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.31%) XAML
13 8 (3.31%) PowerShell
13 8 (3.31%) Perl
14 3 (1.24%) F#
15 2 (0.83%) PHP5
16 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
16 1 (0.41%) VBA
16 1 (0.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (37.60%) Degree
2 15 (6.20%) ISEB
3 7 (2.89%) VCP4
4 6 (2.48%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.07%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) PMP
7 1 (0.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.46%) QA
2 8 (3.31%) ISO 8583
3 4 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) SNOMED CT
4 1 (0.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.83%) KVM
3 1 (0.41%) Ceph
3 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.41%) Firmware
3 1 (0.41%) Xen
Vendors
1 25 (10.33%) Oracle
2 8 (3.31%) VMware
2 8 (3.31%) Telerik
3 4 (1.65%) Red Gate
3 4 (1.65%) Facebook
3 4 (1.65%) Epiphany
3 4 (1.65%) Cadence
3 4 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.65%) HubSpot
4 3 (1.24%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.83%) Sun
6 1 (0.41%) HP
6 1 (0.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.41%) Brady
6 1 (0.41%) Sencha
6 1 (0.41%) Twitter
6 1 (0.41%) Quark
6 1 (0.41%) Zend
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