Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 33 25
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 243 264 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 11.10% 9.57% 9.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 10.28% 10.36%
Number of salaries quoted 216 227 182
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,250 £36,375
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,833 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +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 2,045 2,567 2,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.38% 93.07% 90.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,575 2,010 1,698
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 October 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.

1 226 (93.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (43.21%) Test Automation
3 95 (39.09%) Software Engineering
4 73 (30.04%) Linux
5 62 (25.51%) C#
6 60 (24.69%) C++
7 58 (23.87%) Python
8 56 (23.05%) Finance
8 56 (23.05%) Git (software)
9 50 (20.58%) SDLC
9 50 (20.58%) Java
10 49 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
11 48 (19.75%) Degree
11 48 (19.75%) TDD
12 45 (18.52%) SQL
13 41 (16.87%) Collaborative Working
14 39 (16.05%) Kanban
15 38 (15.64%) .NET
15 38 (15.64%) Windows
16 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
17 35 (14.40%) SQL Server
18 34 (13.99%) QA
19 32 (13.17%) Jenkins
20 31 (12.76%) Mentoring
21 30 (12.35%) Web Services
21 30 (12.35%) Project Management
21 30 (12.35%) User Stories
22 29 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
22 29 (11.93%) OO
22 29 (11.93%) Microsoft

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 11 (4.53%) Apache
2 5 (2.06%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.82%) JBoss
3 2 (0.82%) Kentico
3 2 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.41%) Confluence
4 1 (0.41%) nginx
4 1 (0.41%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.41%) HipChat
3 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.65%) Odoo
2 2 (0.82%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 29 (11.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (2.88%) SaaS
4 5 (2.06%) GitHub
4 5 (2.06%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.23%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (1.23%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.41%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.58%) Internet
2 9 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (3.70%) Wireless
3 7 (2.88%) 802.11
3 7 (2.88%) Bluetooth
4 6 (2.47%) HTTP
4 6 (2.47%) LAN
4 6 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.47%) WAN
5 5 (2.06%) 802.15
5 5 (2.06%) IPv6
5 5 (2.06%) SSL
5 5 (2.06%) X.509
5 5 (2.06%) ZigBee
6 3 (1.23%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.82%) Network Security
7 2 (0.82%) SMS
7 2 (0.82%) SNMP
8 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.40%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.17%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (4.12%) Big Data
3 10 (4.12%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.29%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (2.47%) MySQL
7 3 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
7 3 (1.23%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (1.23%) Power BI
7 3 (1.23%) PowerPivot
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.23%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.41%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 56 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 32 (13.17%) Jenkins
3 27 (11.11%) JIRA
4 23 (9.47%) Selenium
5 15 (6.17%) NUnit
6 14 (5.76%) Visual Studio
7 9 (3.70%) Maven
7 9 (3.70%) Subversion
8 8 (3.29%) SpecFlow
9 7 (2.88%) Mercurial
10 6 (2.47%) Ranorex
11 5 (2.06%) JMeter
11 5 (2.06%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.06%) TeamCity
12 4 (1.65%) Cucumber
12 4 (1.65%) JUnit
12 4 (1.65%) Pylint
13 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
13 3 (1.23%) Gradle
13 3 (1.23%) Hudson
General
1 56 (23.05%) Finance
2 21 (8.64%) Marketing
3 11 (4.53%) Advertising
3 11 (4.53%) Retail
3 11 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 10 (4.12%) Law
5 9 (3.70%) Electronics
6 6 (2.47%) Banking
7 5 (2.06%) Games
7 5 (2.06%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.65%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.23%) Military
10 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.41%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (30.04%) Developer
2 56 (23.05%) Software Engineer
3 38 (15.64%) Test Engineer
4 31 (12.76%) C++ Software Engineer
5 28 (11.52%) C# Developer
6 27 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 25 (10.29%) .NET Developer
7 25 (10.29%) Analyst
8 22 (9.05%) Business Analyst
9 21 (8.64%) C# .NET Developer
9 21 (8.64%) Software Test Engineer
10 19 (7.82%) Test Automation Engineer
11 18 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
12 17 (7.00%) Python Developer
13 15 (6.17%) Lead Business Analyst
14 14 (5.76%) Lead Developer
15 13 (5.35%) C# Software Developer
15 13 (5.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
16 12 (4.94%) Development Engineer
16 12 (4.94%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.64%) .NET
2 30 (12.35%) Web Services
3 22 (9.05%) ASP.NET
3 22 (9.05%) HTML
4 21 (8.64%) CSS
4 21 (8.64%) WPF
5 20 (8.23%) WinForms
6 19 (7.82%) WCF
7 18 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 16 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (5.76%) REST
10 12 (4.94%) 802.1X
10 12 (4.94%) HTML5
10 12 (4.94%) Velocity
11 11 (4.53%) SOAP
12 10 (4.12%) Gherkin
12 10 (4.12%) Spring
13 9 (3.70%) RESTful
14 8 (3.29%) JSON
15 7 (2.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.70%) Computer Science
2 20 (8.23%) Algorithms
3 16 (6.58%) Life Science
4 15 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.17%) Device Driver
4 15 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.53%) FMCG
6 10 (4.12%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.47%) Fintech
7 6 (2.47%) User Experience
8 5 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 5 (2.06%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.06%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.06%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.65%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.65%) Reinsurance
10 3 (1.23%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.82%) Replication
12 1 (0.41%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 73 (30.04%) Linux
2 38 (15.64%) Windows
3 8 (3.29%) Embedded Linux
4 7 (2.88%) Android
4 7 (2.88%) Unix
5 4 (1.65%) Ubuntu
6 3 (1.23%) CentOS
6 3 (1.23%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.82%) Debian
7 2 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.82%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.41%) FreeRTOS
8 1 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (93.00%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (43.21%) Test Automation
3 95 (39.09%) Software Engineering
4 50 (20.58%) SDLC
5 49 (20.16%) Continuous Integration
6 48 (19.75%) TDD
7 41 (16.87%) Collaborative Working
8 39 (16.05%) Kanban
9 31 (12.76%) Mentoring
10 30 (12.35%) Project Management
10 30 (12.35%) User Stories
11 29 (11.93%) OO
11 29 (11.93%) Unit Testing
12 28 (11.52%) MVC
13 22 (9.05%) Business Analysis
13 22 (9.05%) DevOps
13 22 (9.05%) Mathematics
13 22 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
14 20 (8.23%) Requirements Analysis
15 18 (7.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (25.51%) C#
2 60 (24.69%) C++
3 58 (23.87%) Python
4 50 (20.58%) Java
5 45 (18.52%) SQL
6 37 (15.23%) JavaScript
7 12 (4.94%) C
8 8 (3.29%) Embedded C++
9 6 (2.47%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.06%) Assembly Language
11 4 (1.65%) Go
11 4 (1.65%) PHP
11 4 (1.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.65%) Ruby
11 4 (1.65%) T-SQL
12 3 (1.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 3 (1.23%) Perl
13 1 (0.41%) Erlang
13 1 (0.41%) Haskell
13 1 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 48 (19.75%) Degree
2 13 (5.35%) ISEB
3 7 (2.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.23%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.23%) PMP
5 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.99%) QA
2 6 (2.47%) PSD2
3 1 (0.41%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 19 (7.82%) Docker
1 19 (7.82%) Firmware
2 3 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.41%) Shibboleth
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 17 (7.00%) Ansible
2 6 (2.47%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.06%) Puppet
4 2 (0.82%) Grafana
4 2 (0.82%) Munin
4 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.82%) Salt
4 2 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 29 (11.93%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.64%) WorldPay
3 20 (8.23%) Oracle
4 8 (3.29%) Google
5 6 (2.47%) Apple
6 2 (0.82%) Perforce
6 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe
7 1 (0.41%) QNX
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.41%) VMware
7 1 (0.41%) Wind River