Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 8 4
Rank change year-on-year +7 -4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 767 670 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 31.98% 25.48% 23.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.04% 27.70% 26.33%
Number of salaries quoted 591 574 487
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £33,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,253 2,419 2,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.95% 92.01% 90.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,618 1,872 1,737
Cambridge median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £29,338 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.16%

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 24 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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.

1 237 (30.90%) Software Engineering
2 236 (30.77%) Scrum
3 221 (28.81%) Test Automation
4 220 (28.68%) C#
5 190 (24.77%) Python
6 174 (22.69%) Java
7 165 (21.51%) Linux
8 161 (20.99%) JavaScript
9 153 (19.95%) .NET
10 143 (18.64%) C++
11 137 (17.86%) SQL
12 132 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
13 128 (16.69%) QA
14 124 (16.17%) Degree
15 123 (16.04%) Windows
16 121 (15.78%) Web Services
17 115 (14.99%) TDD
18 114 (14.86%) Git (software)
19 113 (14.73%) JIRA
20 103 (13.43%) WorldPay
21 99 (12.91%) RESTful
22 97 (12.65%) HTML
23 96 (12.52%) SQL Server
24 95 (12.39%) CSS
25 94 (12.26%) AngularJS
26 89 (11.60%) OO
27 85 (11.08%) Finance
27 85 (11.08%) DevOps
28 84 (10.95%) Unit Testing
29 83 (10.82%) Selenium

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 (2.35%) Apache
2 16 (2.09%) OpenStack
3 14 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 12 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 11 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.30%) Confluence
7 9 (1.17%) nginx
8 7 (0.91%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.52%) Drupal
10 2 (0.26%) JBoss
10 2 (0.26%) Kentico
10 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.26%) WordPress
11 1 (0.13%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.13%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.13%) Traefik
11 1 (0.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (0.91%) HipChat
4 3 (0.39%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.26%) FrameMaker
5 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.26%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 30 (3.91%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.26%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 82 (10.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 71 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 66 (8.60%) GitHub
4 21 (2.74%) OpenShift
5 12 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.17%) SaaS
7 7 (0.91%) Dropbox
8 4 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.52%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.52%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (0.52%) Slack
8 4 (0.52%) Trello
9 3 (0.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.39%) CloudFront
9 3 (0.39%) Firebase
10 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.26%) G Suite
10 2 (0.26%) npm
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.13%) Internet
2 17 (2.22%) HTTP
3 16 (2.09%) WAN
4 11 (1.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (1.30%) Firewall
5 10 (1.30%) IPv6
5 10 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
6 9 (1.17%) Wireless
7 8 (1.04%) LAN
8 7 (0.91%) Bluetooth
8 7 (0.91%) Broadband
9 6 (0.78%) SSL
10 5 (0.65%) 802.15
10 5 (0.65%) DNS
10 5 (0.65%) X.509
10 5 (0.65%) ZigBee
11 4 (0.52%) 802.11
11 4 (0.52%) SMS
12 3 (0.39%) FTP
12 3 (0.39%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 96 (12.52%) SQL Server
2 39 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 28 (3.65%) NoSQL
4 27 (3.52%) MySQL
5 24 (3.13%) Big Data
6 21 (2.74%) Apache Cassandra
6 21 (2.74%) Hadoop
6 21 (2.74%) SQL Server 2016
7 20 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (0.91%) Apache Hive
10 7 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (0.91%) Sqoop
11 5 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 4 (0.52%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.39%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (0.39%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 114 (14.86%) Git (software)
2 113 (14.73%) JIRA
3 83 (10.82%) Selenium
4 64 (8.34%) Jenkins
5 62 (8.08%) Visual Studio
6 54 (7.04%) TeamCity
7 32 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 30 (3.91%) ReSharper
9 26 (3.39%) NUnit
9 26 (3.39%) Sonatype Nexus
10 23 (3.00%) Maven
11 20 (2.61%) Subversion
12 18 (2.35%) WebDriver
13 17 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
14 16 (2.09%) SpecFlow
15 14 (1.83%) Appium
16 13 (1.69%) HP UFT
17 12 (1.56%) eggPlant
17 12 (1.56%) JMeter
17 12 (1.56%) NCrunch
General
1 85 (11.08%) Finance
2 45 (5.87%) Marketing
3 37 (4.82%) Games
4 31 (4.04%) Retail
5 17 (2.22%) Publishing
6 15 (1.96%) Law
7 14 (1.83%) Aerospace
7 14 (1.83%) Automotive
8 12 (1.56%) Telecoms
9 8 (1.04%) Advertising
9 8 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.91%) Electronics
10 7 (0.91%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.65%) Banking
12 4 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.39%) Military
14 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 334 (43.55%) Developer
2 134 (17.47%) Software Engineer
3 119 (15.51%) Software Developer
4 91 (11.86%) C# Developer
5 68 (8.87%) Test Engineer
6 67 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 52 (6.78%) C++ Software Engineer
8 51 (6.65%) Senior Developer
9 48 (6.26%) Java Developer
10 43 (5.61%) Analyst
11 42 (5.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 41 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
13 40 (5.22%) QA Engineer
14 38 (4.95%) Senior Software Engineer
15 36 (4.69%) Team Leader
16 35 (4.56%) C# .NET Developer
16 35 (4.56%) Java Engineer
17 33 (4.30%) Lead Developer
18 31 (4.04%) C# Software Engineer
19 29 (3.78%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (19.95%) .NET
2 121 (15.78%) Web Services
3 99 (12.91%) RESTful
4 97 (12.65%) HTML
5 95 (12.39%) CSS
6 94 (12.26%) AngularJS
7 60 (7.82%) WPF
8 56 (7.30%) .NET Framework
9 41 (5.35%) ASP.NET
9 41 (5.35%) WinForms
10 40 (5.22%) Spring
11 39 (5.08%) Node.js
12 37 (4.82%) REST
13 36 (4.69%) WCF
14 31 (4.04%) JSON
15 30 (3.91%) jQuery
16 29 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (3.78%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (2.87%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.87%) Computer Science
2 60 (7.82%) Algorithms
3 51 (6.65%) Analytical Skills
4 47 (6.13%) User Experience
5 42 (5.48%) Fintech
6 30 (3.91%) Data Structures
7 25 (3.26%) Mobile App
8 22 (2.87%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.22%) Life Science
10 16 (2.09%) Public Cloud
11 15 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
12 14 (1.83%) Virtual Team
13 13 (1.69%) Internet of Things
13 13 (1.69%) Private Cloud
13 13 (1.69%) Smartphone
14 12 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
15 10 (1.30%) Device Driver
15 10 (1.30%) Smart City
16 9 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 9 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 165 (21.51%) Linux
2 123 (16.04%) Windows
3 50 (6.52%) Apple iOS
4 40 (5.22%) Android
5 19 (2.48%) Unix
6 9 (1.17%) CentOS
6 9 (1.17%) Mac OS X
7 8 (1.04%) Debian
7 8 (1.04%) Mac OS
8 7 (0.91%) Embedded Linux
9 6 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.26%) Fedora
11 1 (0.13%) FreeRTOS
11 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (30.90%) Software Engineering
2 236 (30.77%) Scrum
3 221 (28.81%) Test Automation
4 132 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
5 115 (14.99%) TDD
6 89 (11.60%) OO
7 85 (11.08%) DevOps
8 84 (10.95%) Unit Testing
9 81 (10.56%) Mentoring
10 80 (10.43%) SDLC
11 79 (10.30%) Kanban
12 75 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
13 72 (9.39%) Mathematics
14 69 (9.00%) Collaborative Working
15 61 (7.95%) Multithreading
16 54 (7.04%) Software Testing
17 53 (6.91%) Continuous Delivery
17 53 (6.91%) MVC
18 49 (6.39%) BDD
19 47 (6.13%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 220 (28.68%) C#
2 190 (24.77%) Python
3 174 (22.69%) Java
4 161 (20.99%) JavaScript
5 143 (18.64%) C++
6 137 (17.86%) SQL
7 43 (5.61%) Ruby
8 40 (5.22%) C
9 38 (4.95%) Bash Shell
9 38 (4.95%) PHP
10 33 (4.30%) T-SQL
11 29 (3.78%) Scala
12 27 (3.52%) TypeScript
13 20 (2.61%) VB.NET
14 18 (2.35%) Go
15 17 (2.22%) Perl
16 11 (1.43%) F#
17 10 (1.30%) Java 8
18 9 (1.17%) VB
19 8 (1.04%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 124 (16.17%) Degree
2 30 (3.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.56%) ISEB
4 11 (1.43%) PMI Certification
5 10 (1.30%) PhD
5 10 (1.30%) PMP
6 8 (1.04%) CCNA
6 8 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.04%) MPhil
6 8 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (0.91%) ISTQB
8 6 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (16.69%) QA
2 9 (1.17%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.04%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (0.39%) SLA
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) PMO
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 65 (8.47%) Docker
2 20 (2.61%) Firmware
3 16 (2.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.04%) Active Directory
5 7 (0.91%) HDFS
5 7 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
6 6 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 44 (5.74%) Ansible
1 44 (5.74%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.13%) Puppet
3 17 (2.22%) Terraform
4 12 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
5 11 (1.43%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 11 (1.43%) Kibana
5 11 (1.43%) WSUS
6 8 (1.04%) Consul
6 8 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.04%) Packer
7 7 (0.91%) HP ALM
7 7 (0.91%) Oozie
7 7 (0.91%) Salt
8 6 (0.78%) Grafana
8 6 (0.78%) Munin
8 6 (0.78%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.39%) Nagios
10 2 (0.26%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.26%) Icinga
Vendors
1 103 (13.43%) WorldPay
2 82 (10.69%) Microsoft
3 35 (4.56%) Oracle
4 26 (3.39%) Google
5 16 (2.09%) VMware
6 9 (1.17%) Cisco
6 9 (1.17%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.04%) Perforce
8 7 (0.91%) CA
8 7 (0.91%) Hortonworks
8 7 (0.91%) HP
8 7 (0.91%) Samsung
9 5 (0.65%) Adobe
9 5 (0.65%) Apple
10 4 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.52%) Tableau
11 3 (0.39%) AppDynamics
11 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.39%) Databricks
11 3 (0.39%) Qualys