The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 40 45 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 38 49 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.23% 4.88% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 6.41% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 45 16
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £29,700 £32,875
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
562 765 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.30% 76.12% 78.40%
Number of salaries quoted 458 675 749
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Oxford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) SQL
3 31 (42.47%) Software Engineering
4 30 (41.10%) Web Services
5 29 (39.73%) .NET
6 27 (36.99%) XML
6 27 (36.99%) TDD
7 26 (35.62%) C#
8 23 (31.51%) HTML
8 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
9 21 (28.77%) Java
10 20 (27.40%) Degree
10 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (26.03%) Big Data
11 19 (26.03%) Spring
12 17 (23.29%) J2EE
12 17 (23.29%) Oracle
12 17 (23.29%) WCF
12 17 (23.29%) WPF
13 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
14 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
14 15 (20.55%) Middleware
14 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.18%) BDD
16 13 (17.81%) MVC
17 12 (16.44%) Publishing
17 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
17 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
17 12 (16.44%) Integration Testing
18 11 (15.07%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.37%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) Big Data
2 16 (21.92%) NoSQL
3 15 (20.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (8.22%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (5.48%) PowerCenter
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.11%) NUnit
2 3 (4.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (4.11%) Moq
2 3 (4.11%) MSTest
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) PyUnit
3 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) Ant
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
3 2 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.37%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (16.44%) Publishing
2 8 (10.96%) Legal
3 5 (6.85%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Law
4 4 (5.48%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (53.42%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Software Engineer
3 16 (21.92%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Project Manager
8 7 (9.59%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) WPF Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Web Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Database Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Software Development Director
11 4 (5.48%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) Web Services
2 29 (39.73%) .NET
3 27 (36.99%) XML
4 23 (31.51%) HTML
4 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
5 19 (26.03%) Spring
6 17 (23.29%) J2EE
6 17 (23.29%) WCF
6 17 (23.29%) WPF
7 15 (20.55%) Middleware
8 11 (15.07%) RESTful
8 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.85%) CSS
11 3 (4.11%) WinForms
11 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.11%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.11%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (4.11%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
3 4 (5.48%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.48%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.11%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.11%) Physics
4 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.37%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.70%) Windows
2 3 (4.11%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (42.47%) Software Engineering
3 27 (36.99%) TDD
4 20 (27.40%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (19.18%) BDD
6 13 (17.81%) MVC
7 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.44%) Integration Testing
8 10 (13.70%) Project Management
9 9 (12.33%) Risk Management
10 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
10 6 (8.22%) SOA
11 5 (6.85%) OO
11 5 (6.85%) RUP
11 5 (6.85%) Data Management
11 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
11 5 (6.85%) CMMI
11 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.85%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.85%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) SQL
2 26 (35.62%) C#
3 21 (28.77%) Java
4 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 5 (6.85%) JavaScript
6 5 (6.85%) PHP
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.37%) Lua
Qualifications
1 20 (27.40%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 15 (20.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.48%) Twitter
3 4 (5.48%) Informatica
4 2 (2.74%) Adobe
5 1 (1.37%) IBM
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