Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 31 24
Rank change year-on-year +17 -7 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 272 308 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 13.59% 9.64% 9.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.60% 10.19% 10.22%
Number of salaries quoted 224 252 188
Cambridge median annual salary £56,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.62% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%

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 1,863 3,024 2,085
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.10% 94.62% 91.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1,424 2,285 1,724
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,295 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.21% +5.56% +2.27%

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 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 248 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 96 (35.29%) Linux
4 95 (34.93%) Software Engineering
5 87 (31.99%) Git (software)
6 80 (29.41%) Finance
7 79 (29.04%) Java
8 68 (25.00%) Python
9 56 (20.59%) Degree
9 56 (20.59%) Kanban
9 56 (20.59%) SDLC
10 52 (19.12%) SQL
11 51 (18.75%) C++
12 49 (18.01%) C#
13 48 (17.65%) JavaScript
14 46 (16.91%) TDD
15 44 (16.18%) Jenkins
16 43 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
17 40 (14.71%) WorldPay
17 40 (14.71%) Mentoring
17 40 (14.71%) Oracle
18 39 (14.34%) Project Management
18 39 (14.34%) JIRA
19 38 (13.97%) User Stories
20 35 (12.87%) QA
20 35 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
20 35 (12.87%) Microsoft
21 33 (12.13%) SQL Server
21 33 (12.13%) HTML
21 33 (12.13%) CSS

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 (4.41%) Apache
2 8 (2.94%) OpenStack
3 7 (2.57%) Confluence
4 5 (1.84%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.74%) JBoss
5 2 (0.74%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.37%) WildFly
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.68%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (4.04%) GitHub
3 8 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (2.21%) SaaS
5 5 (1.84%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.74%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.74%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.62%) Internet
2 9 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (2.57%) HTTP
3 7 (2.57%) Wireless
4 6 (2.21%) 802.11
4 6 (2.21%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.21%) IPv6
4 6 (2.21%) LAN
5 5 (1.84%) 802.15
5 5 (1.84%) SSL
5 5 (1.84%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.84%) WAN
5 5 (1.84%) X.509
5 5 (1.84%) ZigBee
6 3 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.74%) Network Security
7 2 (0.74%) SMS
8 1 (0.37%) IPv4
8 1 (0.37%) NGN
8 1 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (12.87%) PostgreSQL
2 33 (12.13%) SQL Server
3 19 (6.99%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.41%) Big Data
5 11 (4.04%) MySQL
6 10 (3.68%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.94%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.57%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.21%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.47%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (1.47%) Power BI
10 4 (1.47%) PowerPivot
10 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.74%) Amazon Redshift
12 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
12 1 (0.37%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 87 (31.99%) Git (software)
2 44 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 39 (14.34%) JIRA
4 22 (8.09%) Selenium
5 18 (6.62%) Maven
6 15 (5.51%) Visual Studio
7 14 (5.15%) NUnit
8 12 (4.41%) Gradle
9 9 (3.31%) Hudson
10 8 (2.94%) Subversion
10 8 (2.94%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.57%) Mercurial
12 6 (2.21%) Eclipse
13 5 (1.84%) JMeter
13 5 (1.84%) SoapUI
14 4 (1.47%) JUnit
15 3 (1.10%) Pylint
15 3 (1.10%) SpecFlow
16 2 (0.74%) Cucumber
16 2 (0.74%) Ranorex
General
1 80 (29.41%) Finance
2 25 (9.19%) Banking
3 22 (8.09%) Telecoms
4 19 (6.99%) Retail
5 18 (6.62%) Advertising
6 17 (6.25%) Electronics
7 13 (4.78%) Manufacturing
7 13 (4.78%) Marketing
8 10 (3.68%) Law
9 7 (2.57%) Games
10 2 (0.74%) Military
10 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 92 (33.82%) Developer
2 44 (16.18%) Software Engineer
3 34 (12.50%) Test Engineer
4 30 (11.03%) Analyst
4 30 (11.03%) Software Developer
5 29 (10.66%) Business Analyst
6 23 (8.46%) Java Engineer
7 22 (8.09%) Lead Business Analyst
8 21 (7.72%) C# Developer
9 20 (7.35%) C++ Software Engineer
9 20 (7.35%) Python Developer
9 20 (7.35%) Software Test Engineer
10 17 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
11 16 (5.88%) .NET Developer
11 16 (5.88%) Test Automation Engineer
12 15 (5.51%) C# .NET Developer
12 15 (5.51%) Software Manager
13 13 (4.78%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (4.41%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (12.13%) CSS
1 33 (12.13%) HTML
2 32 (11.76%) Web Services
3 30 (11.03%) .NET
4 27 (9.93%) AngularJS
5 22 (8.09%) ASP.NET
6 19 (6.99%) HTML5
6 19 (6.99%) Spring
6 19 (6.99%) WCF
7 16 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (5.88%) React
8 15 (5.51%) REST
9 14 (5.15%) RESTful
9 14 (5.15%) WinForms
9 14 (5.15%) WPF
10 13 (4.78%) CSS3
11 12 (4.41%) Velocity
12 11 (4.04%) 802.1X
12 11 (4.04%) SOAP
13 9 (3.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.72%) Algorithms
2 18 (6.62%) FMCG
2 18 (6.62%) User Experience
3 15 (5.51%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.78%) Internet of Things
4 13 (4.78%) Life Science
5 12 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (4.41%) Device Driver
6 11 (4.04%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.94%) Fintech
8 7 (2.57%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.21%) Blog
9 6 (2.21%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (1.84%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.47%) Reinsurance
12 3 (1.10%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 96 (35.29%) Linux
2 28 (10.29%) Windows
3 14 (5.15%) Ubuntu
4 10 (3.68%) Android
5 6 (2.21%) Embedded Linux
5 6 (2.21%) Unix
6 3 (1.10%) CentOS
6 3 (1.10%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.37%) Debian
8 1 (0.37%) Fedora
8 1 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (91.18%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (44.12%) Test Automation
3 95 (34.93%) Software Engineering
4 56 (20.59%) Kanban
4 56 (20.59%) SDLC
5 46 (16.91%) TDD
6 43 (15.81%) Continuous Integration
7 40 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 39 (14.34%) Project Management
9 38 (13.97%) User Stories
10 30 (11.03%) Computer Science
11 29 (10.66%) Business Analysis
11 29 (10.66%) Collaborative Working
11 29 (10.66%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (10.29%) OO
13 27 (9.93%) Unit Testing
14 26 (9.56%) MVC
15 24 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (8.46%) Mathematics
16 23 (8.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 79 (29.04%) Java
2 68 (25.00%) Python
3 52 (19.12%) SQL
4 51 (18.75%) C++
5 49 (18.01%) C#
6 48 (17.65%) JavaScript
7 8 (2.94%) C
7 8 (2.94%) Ruby
8 7 (2.57%) Embedded C++
9 6 (2.21%) T-SQL
10 5 (1.84%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 4 (1.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 4 (1.47%) PHP
12 3 (1.10%) Assembly Language
13 2 (0.74%) ES6
13 2 (0.74%) Go
13 2 (0.74%) Perl
14 1 (0.37%) ES7
14 1 (0.37%) ES8
Qualifications
1 56 (20.59%) Degree
2 20 (7.35%) ISEB
3 12 (4.41%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.10%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.37%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.37%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.87%) QA
2 25 (9.19%) PSD2
System Software
1 26 (9.56%) Docker
2 20 (7.35%) Firmware
3 3 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.37%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 28 (10.29%) Ansible
2 10 (3.68%) Puppet
3 9 (3.31%) Kubernetes
4 6 (2.21%) Packer
4 6 (2.21%) Terraform
5 1 (0.37%) Grafana
5 1 (0.37%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.37%) Icinga
5 1 (0.37%) Munin
5 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.37%) Salt
5 1 (0.37%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 40 (14.71%) Oracle
1 40 (14.71%) WorldPay
2 35 (12.87%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.21%) SAP
4 5 (1.84%) Apple
4 5 (1.84%) Google
5 2 (0.74%) Zend
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe
6 1 (0.37%) Perforce
6 1 (0.37%) Red Hat