Period
to 23 August 2019

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 23 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 19 23 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +16 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 165 246 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.69% 9.74% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.19% 10.23% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 87 185 176
Cambridge median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £32,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,500 £72,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 1,475 2,404 2,472
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.59% 95.21% 91.96%
Number of salaries quoted 932 1,646 1,880
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £30,798 £27,500 £27,725
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,139 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% +0.31% -

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 23 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 August 2019, 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.

1 130 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 56 (33.94%) Java
4 52 (31.52%) Kanban
5 51 (30.91%) BDD
6 50 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 50 (30.30%) WorldPay
7 44 (26.67%) Linux
8 43 (26.06%) TDD
9 42 (25.45%) Selenium
9 42 (25.45%) Git (software)
10 38 (23.03%) QA
10 38 (23.03%) SQL
10 38 (23.03%) Jenkins
11 35 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
12 33 (20.00%) Virtual Team
12 33 (20.00%) C#
13 32 (19.39%) Algorithms
14 30 (18.18%) JIRA
15 29 (17.58%) Degree
15 29 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (16.97%) Sprint Retrospective
17 27 (16.36%) Data Structures
17 27 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
17 27 (16.36%) JavaScript
18 26 (15.76%) User Stories
18 26 (15.76%) Technical Leadership
19 25 (15.15%) Functional Testing
19 25 (15.15%) Visual Studio
19 25 (15.15%) Python

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 3 (1.82%) Apache Spark
1 3 (1.82%) Confluence
2 2 (1.21%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.61%) Apache
3 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.61%) nginx
3 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Gliffy
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (10.30%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (1.21%) Odoo
2 2 (1.21%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.61%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.94%) AWS
2 15 (9.09%) Azure
3 8 (4.85%) SaaS
4 7 (4.24%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.82%) Amazon EMR
5 3 (1.82%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.82%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.82%) BrowserStack
5 3 (1.82%) IaaS
5 3 (1.82%) PaaS
6 1 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.61%) GCP
6 1 (0.61%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) Hyperconnected
1 3 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.21%) NGN
3 1 (0.61%) DNS
3 1 (0.61%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.85%) MySQL
2 8 (4.85%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.64%) Couchbase
4 5 (3.03%) Big Data
5 4 (2.42%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (2.42%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.82%) Amazon Aurora
6 3 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
6 3 (1.82%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.82%) Star Schema
7 2 (1.21%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.61%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.61%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.61%) Power BI
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 42 (25.45%) Git (software)
1 42 (25.45%) Selenium
2 38 (23.03%) Jenkins
3 30 (18.18%) JIRA
4 25 (15.15%) Visual Studio
5 17 (10.30%) SoapUI
6 11 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 8 (4.85%) Cucumber
7 8 (4.85%) NUnit
8 5 (3.03%) GoCD
8 5 (3.03%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.82%) GitLab
9 3 (1.82%) Gradle
9 3 (1.82%) Maven
9 3 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
10 2 (1.21%) Hudson
10 2 (1.21%) QUnit
10 2 (1.21%) Subversion
11 1 (0.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 1 (0.61%) The Grinder
General
1 20 (12.12%) Finance
2 18 (10.91%) Games
3 15 (9.09%) Banking
4 14 (8.48%) Marketing
5 7 (4.24%) Electronics
5 7 (4.24%) Manufacturing
6 6 (3.64%) Public Sector
6 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (19.39%) Developer
1 32 (19.39%) Software Engineer
2 24 (14.55%) Tester
3 23 (13.94%) Senior Tester
4 22 (13.33%) Analyst
5 20 (12.12%) Test Analyst
6 19 (11.52%) Software Tester
7 18 (10.91%) Senior Software Engineer
7 18 (10.91%) Senior Software Tester
8 16 (9.70%) Java Engineer
9 15 (9.09%) Java Software Engineer
9 15 (9.09%) Senior Java Engineer
9 15 (9.09%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 12 (7.27%) Test Engineer
11 11 (6.67%) .NET Developer
11 11 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
11 11 (6.67%) C# Developer
12 10 (6.06%) Project Manager
12 10 (6.06%) QA Engineer
12 10 (6.06%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (13.94%) Gherkin
2 22 (13.33%) .NET
3 19 (11.52%) REST
4 18 (10.91%) SOAP
5 17 (10.30%) React
6 16 (9.70%) Spring
7 14 (8.48%) ASP.NET
7 14 (8.48%) CSS
7 14 (8.48%) CSS3
7 14 (8.48%) HTML
7 14 (8.48%) HTML5
8 13 (7.88%) OpenGL
8 13 (7.88%) OpenGL ES
8 13 (7.88%) Vulkan
9 10 (6.06%) Web Services
10 8 (4.85%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (4.85%) RESTful
10 8 (4.85%) Velocity
10 8 (4.85%) WCF
10 8 (4.85%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (20.00%) Virtual Team
2 32 (19.39%) Algorithms
3 27 (16.36%) Data Structures
4 11 (6.67%) Blog
5 9 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (4.85%) SIMD
6 8 (4.85%) User Experience
7 7 (4.24%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (4.24%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (3.03%) Driving Licence
9 5 (3.03%) Life Science
9 5 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
10 4 (2.42%) Online Games
11 3 (1.82%) Animation
11 3 (1.82%) Handset
11 3 (1.82%) Mobile Games
11 3 (1.82%) Renewable Energy
11 3 (1.82%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 44 (26.67%) Linux
2 13 (7.88%) Android
3 7 (4.24%) Windows
4 2 (1.21%) Robot Operating System
5 1 (0.61%) CentOS
5 1 (0.61%) Debian
5 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.61%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 52 (31.52%) Kanban
4 51 (30.91%) BDD
5 50 (30.30%) Software Engineering
6 43 (26.06%) TDD
7 35 (21.21%) Defect Tracking
8 29 (17.58%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (16.97%) Sprint Retrospective
10 27 (16.36%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (15.76%) Technical Leadership
11 26 (15.76%) User Stories
12 25 (15.15%) Functional Testing
13 24 (14.55%) Project Management
13 24 (14.55%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (13.94%) SDLC
15 20 (12.12%) Software Testing
15 20 (12.12%) Sprint Review
16 18 (10.91%) API Testing
16 18 (10.91%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 56 (33.94%) Java
2 38 (23.03%) SQL
3 33 (20.00%) C#
4 27 (16.36%) JavaScript
5 25 (15.15%) Python
6 20 (12.12%) C++
7 15 (9.09%) C
8 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.64%) ES6
8 6 (3.64%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.21%) Go
9 2 (1.21%) PyPy
9 2 (1.21%) Scala
10 1 (0.61%) Clojure
10 1 (0.61%) F#
10 1 (0.61%) Haskell
10 1 (0.61%) OCaml
10 1 (0.61%) PHP
10 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.61%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 29 (17.58%) Degree
2 21 (12.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (0.61%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (23.03%) QA
2 15 (9.09%) PSD2
3 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 18 (10.91%) Docker
2 1 (0.61%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.61%) Citrix Hypervisor
2 1 (0.61%) Shibboleth
2 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (6.67%) Kubernetes
2 9 (5.45%) Ansible
3 4 (2.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.61%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.61%) Mesos
4 1 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 50 (30.30%) WorldPay
2 17 (10.30%) Oracle
3 15 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 12 (7.27%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.61%) Sencha
5 1 (0.61%) Tableau
5 1 (0.61%) Xamarin