Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 6 6
Rank change year-on-year +5 0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 788 872 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 38.46% 27.80% 24.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 41.15% 29.24% 26.40%
Number of salaries quoted 582 658 500
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,924
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.56% +4.28%
10th Percentile £37,500 £31,000 £32,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,614
% change year-on-year +5.00% +7.26% +3.59%

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 1,915 2,982 2,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.46% 95.06% 91.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1,425 2,204 1,726
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £48,000 £48,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.86%

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 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 270 (34.26%) Scrum
2 250 (31.73%) Test Automation
3 247 (31.35%) Java
4 218 (27.66%) Software Engineering
5 204 (25.89%) Python
6 191 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 167 (21.19%) Linux
8 165 (20.94%) C#
9 151 (19.16%) SQL
10 149 (18.91%) Git (software)
11 132 (16.75%) Degree
12 130 (16.50%) WorldPay
13 129 (16.37%) QA
14 128 (16.24%) JIRA
14 128 (16.24%) HTML
15 124 (15.74%) TDD
15 124 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
16 121 (15.36%) CSS
17 114 (14.47%) Finance
18 108 (13.71%) .NET
18 108 (13.71%) Jenkins
19 104 (13.20%) C++
20 95 (12.06%) Web Services
20 95 (12.06%) Docker
21 93 (11.80%) Mentoring
21 93 (11.80%) Microsoft
21 93 (11.80%) Computer Science
22 92 (11.68%) OO
23 91 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
24 87 (11.04%) DevOps

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 27 (3.43%) Confluence
1 27 (3.43%) OpenStack
2 16 (2.03%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.14%) Apache
4 8 (1.02%) Drupal
5 7 (0.89%) JBoss
5 7 (0.89%) WebLogic
6 6 (0.76%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (0.76%) WildFly
7 5 (0.63%) IIS
8 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.51%) nginx
8 4 (0.51%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.51%) WordPress
9 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.25%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.13%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.13%) Traefik
Applications
1 13 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.02%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 25 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
2 12 (1.52%) Odoo
3 8 (1.02%) SAP Business One
4 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 82 (10.41%) Amazon AWS
2 77 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (5.20%) GitHub
4 18 (2.28%) OpenShift
5 11 (1.40%) Slack
6 9 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
6 9 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.14%) Trello
7 6 (0.76%) SaaS
8 5 (0.63%) Firebase
9 4 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.51%) BrowserStack
9 4 (0.51%) Office 365
10 3 (0.38%) PaaS
10 3 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.25%) npm
12 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.13%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.43%) Internet
2 19 (2.41%) Wireless
3 16 (2.03%) TCP/IP
4 13 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (1.40%) WAN
6 10 (1.27%) HTTP
7 9 (1.14%) Firewall
7 9 (1.14%) IPv6
8 7 (0.89%) DNS
8 7 (0.89%) LAN
9 6 (0.76%) 802.11
9 6 (0.76%) Bluetooth
10 5 (0.63%) 802.15
10 5 (0.63%) SSL
10 5 (0.63%) X.509
10 5 (0.63%) ZigBee
11 3 (0.38%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.38%) IPv4
11 3 (0.38%) SMS
11 3 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (10.66%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
3 31 (3.93%) NoSQL
4 27 (3.43%) Big Data
4 27 (3.43%) Relational Database
5 25 (3.17%) Hadoop
6 20 (2.54%) MySQL
7 15 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (1.78%) MongoDB
8 14 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.65%) Amazon RDS
9 13 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
9 13 (1.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (1.14%) Data Lake
11 9 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (1.02%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.76%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.76%) MariaDB
14 5 (0.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 149 (18.91%) Git (software)
2 128 (16.24%) JIRA
3 108 (13.71%) Jenkins
4 72 (9.14%) Selenium
5 59 (7.49%) Visual Studio
6 49 (6.22%) Maven
7 45 (5.71%) TeamCity
8 43 (5.46%) Cucumber
9 25 (3.17%) Gradle
9 25 (3.17%) NUnit
10 22 (2.79%) JUnit
11 21 (2.66%) Hudson
12 20 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
13 17 (2.16%) Appium
13 17 (2.16%) eggPlant
14 15 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
15 13 (1.65%) JBehave
15 13 (1.65%) Subversion
16 12 (1.52%) WebDriver
17 11 (1.40%) ReSharper
General
1 114 (14.47%) Finance
2 48 (6.09%) Retail
3 46 (5.84%) Telecoms
4 39 (4.95%) Banking
5 36 (4.57%) Games
6 21 (2.66%) Advertising
7 18 (2.28%) Electronics
8 17 (2.16%) Publishing
9 16 (2.03%) Marketing
10 14 (1.78%) Law
11 9 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 7 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.76%) Aerospace
13 6 (0.76%) Automotive
14 2 (0.25%) Billing
14 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 342 (43.40%) Developer
2 126 (15.99%) Software Engineer
3 107 (13.58%) Software Developer
4 71 (9.01%) Senior Developer
5 68 (8.63%) Test Engineer
6 66 (8.38%) Java Engineer
7 62 (7.87%) C# Developer
8 56 (7.11%) QA Engineer
9 48 (6.09%) Analyst
10 46 (5.84%) Java Developer
11 44 (5.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 38 (4.82%) Java Software Engineer
13 35 (4.44%) Python Developer
14 34 (4.31%) Python Engineer
15 33 (4.19%) JavaScript Developer
16 32 (4.06%) Senior Software Engineer
17 31 (3.93%) Software Test Engineer
18 29 (3.68%) .NET Developer
18 29 (3.68%) C++ Developer
18 29 (3.68%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (16.24%) HTML
2 121 (15.36%) CSS
3 108 (13.71%) .NET
4 95 (12.06%) Web Services
5 75 (9.52%) RESTful
6 60 (7.61%) AngularJS
7 58 (7.36%) Spring
8 47 (5.96%) ASP.NET
9 44 (5.58%) HTML5
10 41 (5.20%) CSS3
10 41 (5.20%) jQuery
10 41 (5.20%) REST
11 40 (5.08%) WCF
12 37 (4.70%) React
13 35 (4.44%) WPF
14 34 (4.31%) JSON
15 32 (4.06%) Node.js
16 26 (3.30%) ASP.NET Web API
17 24 (3.05%) TensorFlow
18 22 (2.79%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 71 (9.01%) User Experience
2 66 (8.38%) Algorithms
3 29 (3.68%) Fintech
4 27 (3.43%) Analytical Skills
5 24 (3.05%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.66%) FMCG
6 21 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 19 (2.41%) Enterprise Software
8 18 (2.28%) Data Structures
8 18 (2.28%) Internet of Things
8 18 (2.28%) Smart City
9 17 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 16 (2.03%) Robotics
11 15 (1.90%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.78%) Animation
12 14 (1.78%) Photography
13 13 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
13 13 (1.65%) Life Science
13 13 (1.65%) Private Cloud
14 12 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 167 (21.19%) Linux
2 83 (10.53%) Windows
3 51 (6.47%) Android
4 41 (5.20%) Apple iOS
5 17 (2.16%) Ubuntu
6 15 (1.90%) Unix
7 9 (1.14%) Embedded Linux
8 5 (0.63%) CentOS
9 4 (0.51%) Windows Server
10 3 (0.38%) Fedora
10 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.13%) Debian
12 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 270 (34.26%) Scrum
2 250 (31.73%) Test Automation
3 218 (27.66%) Software Engineering
4 124 (15.74%) Continuous Integration
4 124 (15.74%) TDD
5 93 (11.80%) Computer Science
5 93 (11.80%) Mentoring
6 92 (11.68%) OO
7 91 (11.55%) Problem-Solving
8 87 (11.04%) DevOps
9 85 (10.79%) Kanban
9 85 (10.79%) SDLC
10 81 (10.28%) BDD
11 80 (10.15%) Mathematics
12 66 (8.38%) User Stories
13 65 (8.25%) Unit Testing
14 62 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
14 62 (7.87%) Continuous Improvement
15 59 (7.49%) Open Source
16 57 (7.23%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 247 (31.35%) Java
2 204 (25.89%) Python
3 191 (24.24%) JavaScript
4 165 (20.94%) C#
5 151 (19.16%) SQL
6 104 (13.20%) C++
7 36 (4.57%) C
8 31 (3.93%) Bash Shell
9 28 (3.55%) PHP
9 28 (3.55%) Ruby
10 26 (3.30%) T-SQL
11 22 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 22 (2.79%) Scala
12 20 (2.54%) TypeScript
13 16 (2.03%) ES6
13 16 (2.03%) Java 8
14 15 (1.90%) VB.NET
15 14 (1.78%) Apple Swift
15 14 (1.78%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 132 (16.75%) Degree
2 55 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (4.70%) ISEB
4 17 (2.16%) MPhil
4 17 (2.16%) PhD
5 13 (1.65%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (0.76%) CCNA
7 6 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.63%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (0.38%) CIPFA
9 3 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
9 3 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.38%) PMP
10 2 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.13%) CISM
11 1 (0.13%) CISSP
11 1 (0.13%) Master's Degree
11 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (16.37%) QA
2 37 (4.70%) PSD2
3 5 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (0.51%) GDPR
5 2 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.13%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 95 (12.06%) Docker
2 26 (3.30%) Firmware
3 21 (2.66%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (1.27%) Active Directory
4 10 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (0.63%) HDFS
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) KVM
6 1 (0.13%) Shibboleth
6 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.13%) Xen
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 82 (10.41%) Ansible
2 51 (6.47%) Kubernetes
3 42 (5.33%) Puppet
4 28 (3.55%) Terraform
5 17 (2.16%) HP ALM
6 14 (1.78%) Packer
7 9 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
8 8 (1.02%) Consul
8 8 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (0.63%) Oozie
10 3 (0.38%) HAProxy
10 3 (0.38%) Icinga
11 2 (0.25%) Nagios
11 2 (0.25%) Salt
12 1 (0.13%) Grafana
12 1 (0.13%) Munin
12 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 130 (16.50%) WorldPay
2 93 (11.80%) Microsoft
3 73 (9.26%) Oracle
4 20 (2.54%) SAP
5 17 (2.16%) HP
6 14 (1.78%) Google
7 10 (1.27%) VMware
8 6 (0.76%) Cisco
9 5 (0.63%) Apple
9 5 (0.63%) CA
9 5 (0.63%) Databricks
9 5 (0.63%) Hortonworks
9 5 (0.63%) Tableau
10 3 (0.38%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.38%) Sencha
10 3 (0.38%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.25%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.25%) Qualys
11 2 (0.25%) Splunk
11 2 (0.25%) Zend