Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 37 25
Rank change year-on-year +14 -12 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 252 210 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 9.74% 7.73% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.29% 8.43% 9.48%
Number of salaries quoted 186 177 164
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Scrum 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 2,450 2,491 2,215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.67% 91.75% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,657 1,896 1,797
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.31% - +1.12%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cambridge

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Cambridge

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Cambridge over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 239 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (49.21%) Software Engineering
3 102 (40.48%) Linux
4 89 (35.32%) Test Automation
5 72 (28.57%) Python
6 70 (27.78%) C#
7 65 (25.79%) C++
8 63 (25.00%) Java
9 59 (23.41%) Kanban
10 58 (23.02%) Git (software)
11 55 (21.83%) TDD
12 51 (20.24%) Collaborative Working
13 49 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (19.05%) Windows
15 44 (17.46%) WorldPay
16 43 (17.06%) JIRA
17 41 (16.27%) .NET
18 39 (15.48%) Finance
19 38 (15.08%) JavaScript
19 38 (15.08%) Degree
20 37 (14.68%) Web Services
20 37 (14.68%) Mentoring
21 36 (14.29%) SDLC
22 33 (13.10%) SQL Server
23 32 (12.70%) Oracle
24 31 (12.30%) Project Management
24 31 (12.30%) Artificial Intelligence
25 30 (11.90%) Marketing
26 29 (11.51%) OO
27 28 (11.11%) C

Scrum
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 12 (4.76%) Apache
2 7 (2.78%) nginx
3 5 (1.98%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.79%) Kentico
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) JBoss
5 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.78%) HipChat
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.78%) Dropbox
5 6 (2.38%) SaaS
6 5 (1.98%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.19%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.19%) CloudFront
8 2 (0.79%) Office 365
9 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.40%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.54%) Internet
2 7 (2.78%) WAN
3 5 (1.98%) SNMP
3 5 (1.98%) Wireless
4 4 (1.59%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.19%) 802.11
5 3 (1.19%) HTTP
5 3 (1.19%) LAN
5 3 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.19%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.79%) 802.15
6 2 (0.79%) Firewall
6 2 (0.79%) IPv6
6 2 (0.79%) Network Security
6 2 (0.79%) SMS
6 2 (0.79%) SSL
6 2 (0.79%) X.509
6 2 (0.79%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.40%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 13 (5.16%) MySQL
4 12 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.37%) Relational Database
6 10 (3.97%) Big Data
6 10 (3.97%) Hadoop
7 8 (3.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.79%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 58 (23.02%) Git (software)
2 43 (17.06%) JIRA
3 24 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 22 (8.73%) Selenium
5 15 (5.95%) NUnit
6 14 (5.56%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.17%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.78%) Subversion
9 6 (2.38%) Maven
9 6 (2.38%) Ranorex
10 5 (1.98%) Cucumber
10 5 (1.98%) JMeter
10 5 (1.98%) JUnit
10 5 (1.98%) SoapUI
11 3 (1.19%) Pylint
11 3 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.19%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
12 2 (0.79%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.79%) WebDriver
General
1 39 (15.48%) Finance
2 30 (11.90%) Marketing
3 16 (6.35%) Retail
4 7 (2.78%) Multimedia
4 7 (2.78%) Publishing
5 6 (2.38%) Electronics
6 5 (1.98%) Games
6 5 (1.98%) Law
7 3 (1.19%) Military
7 3 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
8 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Banking
Job Titles
1 83 (32.94%) Software Engineer
2 59 (23.41%) Developer
3 43 (17.06%) C++ Software Engineer
4 42 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 36 (14.29%) Test Engineer
6 33 (13.10%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 32 (12.70%) C# Developer
8 30 (11.90%) .NET Developer
9 26 (10.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 22 (8.73%) Java Engineer
11 21 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
12 20 (7.94%) Software Test Engineer
13 19 (7.54%) Scrum Master
14 18 (7.14%) Software Developer
15 15 (5.95%) C# Software Developer
16 14 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
16 14 (5.56%) Python Engineer
17 13 (5.16%) Integration Engineer
17 13 (5.16%) Test and Integration Engineer
18 12 (4.76%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.27%) .NET
2 37 (14.68%) Web Services
3 28 (11.11%) WPF
4 26 (10.32%) WinForms
5 18 (7.14%) ASP.NET
6 16 (6.35%) RESTful
7 14 (5.56%) CSS
7 14 (5.56%) HTML
7 14 (5.56%) WCF
8 13 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (4.76%) Velocity
10 11 (4.37%) AngularJS
10 11 (4.37%) Gherkin
11 10 (3.97%) SOAP
12 9 (3.57%) Node.js
13 7 (2.78%) LAMP
13 7 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
13 7 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
13 7 (2.78%) REST
13 7 (2.78%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (7.94%) Computer Science
2 17 (6.75%) Algorithms
2 17 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (5.95%) Fintech
4 10 (3.97%) Virtual Team
5 8 (3.17%) Life Science
6 7 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.78%) Device Driver
6 7 (2.78%) Digital Media
6 7 (2.78%) Internet of Things
6 7 (2.78%) Replication
7 5 (1.98%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.59%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.19%) FMCG
9 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.79%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.40%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 102 (40.48%) Linux
2 48 (19.05%) Windows
3 8 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (2.78%) Debian
4 7 (2.78%) Mac OS
4 7 (2.78%) Mac OS X
5 6 (2.38%) CentOS
5 6 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.19%) Unix
7 2 (0.79%) Android
8 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.40%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (94.84%) Agile Software Development
2 124 (49.21%) Software Engineering
3 89 (35.32%) Test Automation
4 59 (23.41%) Kanban
5 55 (21.83%) TDD
6 51 (20.24%) Collaborative Working
7 49 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
8 37 (14.68%) Mentoring
9 36 (14.29%) SDLC
10 31 (12.30%) Artificial Intelligence
10 31 (12.30%) Project Management
11 29 (11.51%) OO
12 27 (10.71%) User Stories
13 26 (10.32%) MVC
14 23 (9.13%) Machine Learning
15 22 (8.73%) E-Commerce
15 22 (8.73%) Unit Testing
16 21 (8.33%) Cryptography
16 21 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
16 21 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 72 (28.57%) Python
2 70 (27.78%) C#
3 65 (25.79%) C++
4 63 (25.00%) Java
5 38 (15.08%) JavaScript
6 28 (11.11%) C
6 28 (11.11%) SQL
7 17 (6.75%) PHP
8 15 (5.95%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.97%) Go
10 7 (2.78%) Erlang
10 7 (2.78%) Haskell
10 7 (2.78%) Perl
10 7 (2.78%) Ruby
11 3 (1.19%) Embedded C++
11 3 (1.19%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.79%) Assembly Language
12 2 (0.79%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (15.08%) Degree
2 3 (1.19%) ISEB
3 2 (0.79%) MCPD
3 2 (0.79%) MCSD
3 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.79%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.79%) PMP
4 1 (0.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (10.32%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.40%) PSD2
System Software
1 13 (5.16%) Docker
2 11 (4.37%) Firmware
3 7 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.17%) Ansible
2 8 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.78%) Puppet
4 6 (2.38%) Grafana
4 6 (2.38%) Munin
4 6 (2.38%) Salt
4 6 (2.38%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.40%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.40%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (17.46%) WorldPay
2 32 (12.70%) Oracle
3 27 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.97%) Google
5 7 (2.78%) Perforce
5 7 (2.78%) VMware
6 3 (1.19%) Apple
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.79%) SAP
7 2 (0.79%) Wrike
8 1 (0.40%) Adobe
8 1 (0.40%) QNX
8 1 (0.40%) SaltStack
8 1 (0.40%) Wind River