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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 31 47 59
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 53 32 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.91% 4.31% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 5.53% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 32 29 24
Average salary £48,750 £48,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.51% +10.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
604 579 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.75% 77.93% 75.21%
Number of salaries quoted 490 521 620
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 79 (85.87%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (55.43%) TDD
3 49 (53.26%) JavaScript
4 42 (45.65%) .NET
5 38 (41.30%) HTML
6 36 (39.13%) C#
7 33 (35.87%) CSS
8 30 (32.61%) MVC
9 29 (31.52%) Continuous Integration
9 29 (31.52%) Kanban
10 28 (30.43%) BDD
11 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
12 23 (25.00%) E-Commerce
12 23 (25.00%) QA
13 21 (22.83%) User Experience
14 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (21.74%) Pair Programming
14 20 (21.74%) Ajax
15 19 (20.65%) PHP
16 17 (18.48%) Java
17 16 (17.39%) OO
17 16 (17.39%) jQuery
17 16 (17.39%) HTML5
18 15 (16.30%) Windows
18 15 (16.30%) Linux
19 14 (15.22%) XML
19 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
19 14 (15.22%) Node.js
19 14 (15.22%) Mentoring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 14 (15.22%) Node.js
2 5 (5.43%) CMS
3 4 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.17%) Confluence
5 1 (1.09%) Kentico
5 1 (1.09%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.09%) DNN
5 1 (1.09%) Drupal
5 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.09%) Mule
5 1 (1.09%) WordPress
5 1 (1.09%) IIS
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.43%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.43%) MS Visio
1 5 (5.43%) Maya
1 5 (5.43%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (5.43%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
2 2 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Magento
2 1 (1.09%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.09%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.78%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.61%) Big Data
4 4 (4.35%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.43%) JIRA
2 5 (5.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (3.26%) MSTest
3 3 (3.26%) Rhino Mocks
3 3 (3.26%) Moq
3 3 (3.26%) NUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Subversion
4 1 (1.09%) JUnit
4 1 (1.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.09%) Mockito
4 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.09%) ReSharper
General
1 11 (11.96%) Advertising
1 11 (11.96%) Games
1 11 (11.96%) Marketing
2 7 (7.61%) Back Office
3 4 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (2.17%) Publishing
5 1 (1.09%) Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Automotive
5 1 (1.09%) Law
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.09%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 53 (57.61%) Developer
2 24 (26.09%) Senior Developer
3 23 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 20 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.13%) Senior Web Developer
6 12 (13.04%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.96%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (10.87%) Analyst
9 9 (9.78%) Software Engineer
9 9 (9.78%) Business Analyst
10 8 (8.70%) Software Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Project Manager
10 8 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
10 8 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
10 8 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Senior Applications Developer
11 7 (7.61%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (7.61%) Senior C# Developer
11 7 (7.61%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (45.65%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) HTML
3 33 (35.87%) CSS
4 24 (26.09%) ASP.NET
5 20 (21.74%) Ajax
5 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (17.39%) HTML5
6 16 (17.39%) jQuery
7 14 (15.22%) XML
8 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
9 11 (11.96%) RESTful
9 11 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (9.78%) CSS3
11 8 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (8.70%) JSON
12 7 (7.61%) XSLT
13 6 (6.52%) Web Services
13 6 (6.52%) Ember.js
13 6 (6.52%) Backbone.js
14 5 (5.43%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.83%) User Experience
2 10 (10.87%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.61%) Web 2.0
3 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.52%) Semantic Web
5 5 (5.43%) Social Gaming
5 5 (5.43%) Mobile Games
5 5 (5.43%) Graphic Design
6 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.17%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.17%) Blog
7 2 (2.17%) W3C
8 1 (1.09%) Economics
8 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.09%) Physics
8 1 (1.09%) Psychology
8 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.09%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.30%) Windows
1 15 (16.30%) Linux
2 10 (10.87%) Android
2 10 (10.87%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (85.87%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (55.43%) TDD
3 30 (32.61%) MVC
4 29 (31.52%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (31.52%) Kanban
5 28 (30.43%) BDD
6 23 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 20 (21.74%) Pair Programming
8 16 (17.39%) OO
9 14 (15.22%) Mentoring
10 13 (14.13%) Dependency Injection
10 13 (14.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (14.13%) Web Application Development
10 13 (14.13%) Project Management
10 13 (14.13%) Automated Testing
11 10 (10.87%) Analytics
12 9 (9.78%) User Stories
12 9 (9.78%) Open Source
12 9 (9.78%) Android Development
12 9 (9.78%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) JavaScript
2 36 (39.13%) C#
3 19 (20.65%) PHP
4 17 (18.48%) Java
5 12 (13.04%) SQL
6 8 (8.70%) Python
7 5 (5.43%) ActionScript
7 5 (5.43%) Lua
7 5 (5.43%) ActionScript 3.0
7 5 (5.43%) ActionScript 2.0
8 3 (3.26%) Ruby
9 2 (2.17%) XQuery
9 2 (2.17%) Groovy
9 2 (2.17%) C++
10 1 (1.09%) C
10 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.09%) VB
10 1 (1.09%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (5.43%) Degree
2 2 (2.17%) ISEB
2 2 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.09%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.09%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 14 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Facebook
3 4 (4.35%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.35%) Atlassian
4 3 (3.26%) IBM
5 2 (2.17%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) Informatica
6 1 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.09%) Google
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle
6 1 (1.09%) EPiServer
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