Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 6
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 448 749 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 37.24% 36.97% 27.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.92% 39.11% 29.07%
Number of salaries quoted 210 532 661
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +7.53%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.95% +5.00% +7.26%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,151 1,915 3,113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.68% 94.52% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 694 1,413 2,256
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,829 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,625 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.26% -4.75% +11.11%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cambridge over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 165 (36.83%) WorldPay
2 137 (30.58%) Scrum
3 132 (29.46%) Java
4 130 (29.02%) Banking
5 126 (28.13%) Test Automation
6 122 (27.23%) FIS
7 116 (25.89%) Software Engineering
8 108 (24.11%) Linux
9 89 (19.87%) Git (software)
10 79 (17.63%) JIRA
11 78 (17.41%) Kanban
11 78 (17.41%) AWS
12 75 (16.74%) TDD
13 74 (16.52%) C#
14 70 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
14 70 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
15 69 (15.40%) Degree
16 68 (15.18%) SQL
16 68 (15.18%) Python
17 67 (14.96%) JavaScript
18 64 (14.29%) Oracle
19 62 (13.84%) Spring
20 55 (12.28%) .NET
21 54 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
21 54 (12.05%) Selenium
22 53 (11.83%) Technical Leadership
23 52 (11.61%) DevOps
24 51 (11.38%) RESTful
24 51 (11.38%) Finance
24 51 (11.38%) Scaled Agile Framework

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (4.02%) Confluence
2 11 (2.46%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 3 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.45%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) Apache
7 1 (0.22%) DNN
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) nginx
7 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.22%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.89%) Gliffy
Business Applications
1 24 (5.36%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 78 (17.41%) AWS
2 33 (7.37%) Azure
3 14 (3.13%) OpenShift
4 10 (2.23%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (2.23%) GCP
5 8 (1.79%) Office 365
6 7 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.34%) GitHub
8 5 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.12%) Trello
9 4 (0.89%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (0.89%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.67%) Basecamp
10 3 (0.67%) SaaS
11 2 (0.45%) Apigee
11 2 (0.45%) BrowserStack
11 2 (0.45%) Firebase
11 2 (0.45%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.79%) Firewall
2 7 (1.56%) Network Security
3 5 (1.12%) DNS
3 5 (1.12%) Intranet
3 5 (1.12%) SSL
4 3 (0.67%) Internet
5 2 (0.45%) HTTP
5 2 (0.45%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.45%) Wireless
6 1 (0.22%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.22%) SAN
6 1 (0.22%) SNMP
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.79%) NoSQL
2 13 (2.90%) MySQL
3 12 (2.68%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.46%) Relational Database
5 10 (2.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 8 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.56%) Big Data
8 6 (1.34%) MongoDB
9 4 (0.89%) Text Mining
10 3 (0.67%) Amazon Redshift
10 3 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.67%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.45%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.45%) GIS
11 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.22%) Geospatial Data
12 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.22%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 89 (19.87%) Git (software)
2 79 (17.63%) JIRA
3 54 (12.05%) Selenium
4 44 (9.82%) Jenkins
5 39 (8.71%) Cucumber
6 31 (6.92%) Visual Studio
7 28 (6.25%) Maven
8 15 (3.35%) SoapUI
8 15 (3.35%) TeamCity
9 14 (3.13%) GitLab
9 14 (3.13%) Gradle
10 12 (2.68%) JUnit
11 10 (2.23%) Appium
11 10 (2.23%) eggPlant
11 10 (2.23%) JBehave
11 10 (2.23%) Sonatype Nexus
12 8 (1.79%) REST Assured
12 8 (1.79%) TestNG
13 7 (1.56%) Hudson
13 7 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 130 (29.02%) Banking
2 51 (11.38%) Finance
3 8 (1.79%) Electronics
4 7 (1.56%) Automotive
4 7 (1.56%) Manufacturing
4 7 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.34%) Marketing
6 4 (0.89%) Games
7 2 (0.45%) Law
7 2 (0.45%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Advertising
8 1 (0.22%) Legal
8 1 (0.22%) Retail
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 104 (23.21%) Developer
2 93 (20.76%) Software Engineer
3 52 (11.61%) Java Engineer
4 48 (10.71%) Java Software Engineer
5 38 (8.48%) Senior Software Engineer
6 32 (7.14%) Project Manager
7 29 (6.47%) C# Developer
8 26 (5.80%) Test Engineer
9 24 (5.36%) Architect
10 22 (4.91%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.91%) Senior Java Engineer
11 21 (4.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 21 (4.69%) Software Developer
12 19 (4.24%) Java Developer
12 19 (4.24%) Test Leader
13 18 (4.02%) Analyst
13 18 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 17 (3.79%) Enterprise Architect
14 17 (3.79%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
15 16 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (13.84%) Spring
2 55 (12.28%) .NET
3 51 (11.38%) RESTful
4 44 (9.82%) AngularJS
5 32 (7.14%) React
6 27 (6.03%) CSS
7 26 (5.80%) HTML
7 26 (5.80%) JSON
8 23 (5.13%) WPF
9 20 (4.46%) Node.js
9 20 (4.46%) Web Services
10 18 (4.02%) REST
11 15 (3.35%) Spring Boot
12 14 (3.13%) Redux
12 14 (3.13%) Velocity
13 13 (2.90%) Kafka
13 13 (2.90%) WCF
14 12 (2.68%) Django
15 11 (2.46%) Vue.js
16 10 (2.23%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (4.69%) User Experience
2 18 (4.02%) Mobile App
3 17 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.79%) Renewable Energy
4 14 (3.13%) Public Cloud
4 14 (3.13%) Robotics
5 12 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.23%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (2.01%) Greenfield Project
7 9 (2.01%) Life Science
7 9 (2.01%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.01%) Smartphone
8 8 (1.79%) Fibre Optics
9 7 (1.56%) Algorithms
9 7 (1.56%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.34%) Animation
10 6 (1.34%) Photography
11 5 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
12 4 (0.89%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 108 (24.11%) Linux
2 40 (8.93%) Windows
3 25 (5.58%) Android
4 21 (4.69%) Apple iOS
4 21 (4.69%) Unix
5 5 (1.12%) Mac OS
6 3 (0.67%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Robot Operating System
6 3 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.58%) Scrum
2 126 (28.13%) Test Automation
3 116 (25.89%) Software Engineering
4 78 (17.41%) Kanban
5 75 (16.74%) TDD
6 70 (15.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 70 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
7 54 (12.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (11.83%) Technical Leadership
9 52 (11.61%) DevOps
10 51 (11.38%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 50 (11.16%) BDD
11 50 (11.16%) Continuous Integration
12 49 (10.94%) Computer Science
13 43 (9.60%) SDLC
14 41 (9.15%) Microservices
15 39 (8.71%) E-Commerce
16 38 (8.48%) Project Management
17 37 (8.26%) Fintech
18 33 (7.37%) OO
Programming Languages
1 132 (29.46%) Java
2 74 (16.52%) C#
3 68 (15.18%) Python
3 68 (15.18%) SQL
4 67 (14.96%) JavaScript
5 45 (10.04%) C++
6 26 (5.80%) C
7 13 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 12 (2.68%) ES6
9 10 (2.23%) Embedded C
9 10 (2.23%) TypeScript
10 9 (2.01%) Embedded C++
11 8 (1.79%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.56%) Go
12 7 (1.56%) Perl
13 6 (1.34%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.89%) Groovy
15 3 (0.67%) Apple Swift
15 3 (0.67%) PyPy
15 3 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 69 (15.40%) Degree
2 38 (8.48%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.13%) SAFe Agilist
4 7 (1.56%) PhD
5 5 (1.12%) ISTQB
6 4 (0.89%) CSPO
7 3 (0.67%) ISEB
8 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.22%) APMP
9 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.22%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (11.16%) QA
2 3 (0.67%) PSD2
3 1 (0.22%) IEC 62304
3 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 42 (9.38%) Docker
2 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.45%) Firmware
3 2 (0.45%) pfSense
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (6.47%) Kubernetes
2 13 (2.90%) Ansible
3 10 (2.23%) HP ALM
4 9 (2.01%) Puppet
5 7 (1.56%) Terraform
6 4 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.22%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.22%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.22%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.22%) Kibana
7 1 (0.22%) Packer
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 165 (36.83%) WorldPay
2 122 (27.23%) FIS
3 64 (14.29%) Oracle
4 24 (5.36%) Microsoft
5 11 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (2.23%) HP
7 7 (1.56%) Google
8 6 (1.34%) Xamarin
9 4 (0.89%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.89%) IBM
9 4 (0.89%) VMware
10 3 (0.67%) Coverity
10 3 (0.67%) Klocwork
10 3 (0.67%) Wrike
11 2 (0.45%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.22%) Apple
12 1 (0.22%) Facebook
12 1 (0.22%) Lattice Semiconductor
12 1 (0.22%) NetApp
12 1 (0.22%) Red Hat