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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 37 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 43 35 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.89% 3.68% 5.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 4.94% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 40
Average salary £48,500 £40,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.01% -14.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £32,500 £33,175
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
557 708 584
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.30% 74.37% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 477 620 528
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 42 (51.85%) TDD
2 41 (50.62%) SQL
3 37 (45.68%) XML
4 36 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 34 (41.98%) .NET
5 34 (41.98%) Web Services
5 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (34.57%) C#
6 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
7 27 (33.33%) HTML
8 26 (32.10%) Degree
9 25 (30.86%) Java
9 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
10 24 (29.63%) BDD
11 23 (28.40%) Spring
12 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
13 21 (25.93%) MVC
13 21 (25.93%) WCF
14 20 (24.69%) J2EE
14 20 (24.69%) Oracle
14 20 (24.69%) Big Data
15 19 (23.46%) Middleware
15 19 (23.46%) WPF
16 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
17 16 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (19.75%) MVVM
18 15 (18.52%) Integration Testing
18 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
19 14 (17.28%) OO

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (8.64%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.47%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.47%) Node.js
3 2 (2.47%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.23%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.70%) SaaS
3 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.86%) SQL Server
2 20 (24.69%) Big Data
3 18 (22.22%) NoSQL
4 9 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (3.70%) PowerCenter
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
6 3 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (3.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.47%) Apache Hive
7 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) NUnit
1 6 (7.41%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (7.41%) Moq
1 6 (7.41%) MSTest
2 4 (4.94%) Subversion
2 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.47%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.47%) Ant
3 2 (2.47%) JUnit
3 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.47%) PyUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 13 (16.05%) Publishing
2 10 (12.35%) Retail
3 6 (7.41%) Legal
4 5 (6.17%) Advertising
5 4 (4.94%) Games
6 2 (2.47%) Marketing
6 2 (2.47%) Law
7 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (61.73%) Developer
2 28 (34.57%) Senior Developer
3 21 (25.93%) .NET Developer
4 16 (19.75%) Software Engineer
5 15 (18.52%) Java Developer
6 13 (16.05%) Senior .NET Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Java Developer
7 11 (13.58%) Senior Software Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) Project Manager
8 6 (7.41%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (4.94%) Web Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Database Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Test Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Software Development Director
12 2 (2.47%) Digital Project Manager
12 2 (2.47%) Front-End Developer
12 2 (2.47%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (45.68%) XML
2 34 (41.98%) Web Services
2 34 (41.98%) .NET
3 28 (34.57%) ASP.NET
4 27 (33.33%) HTML
5 23 (28.40%) Spring
6 21 (25.93%) WCF
7 20 (24.69%) J2EE
8 19 (23.46%) Middleware
8 19 (23.46%) WPF
9 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (12.35%) XSL
11 7 (8.64%) CSS
12 6 (7.41%) Castle Windsor
12 6 (7.41%) Ninject
12 6 (7.41%) Spring.NET
12 6 (7.41%) WinForms
12 6 (7.41%) Razor View Engine
12 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 6 (7.41%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
1 6 (7.41%) Open Source
1 6 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.47%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.47%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.47%) Physics
5 1 (1.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (51.85%) TDD
2 36 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 34 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (29.63%) BDD
5 22 (27.16%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (25.93%) MVC
7 16 (19.75%) MVVM
8 15 (18.52%) Test Automation
8 15 (18.52%) Integration Testing
9 14 (17.28%) OO
10 10 (12.35%) OOP
11 8 (9.88%) Project Management
11 8 (9.88%) Kanban
12 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
12 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
13 6 (7.41%) Web Application Development
13 6 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
14 5 (6.17%) Web Development
15 4 (4.94%) Risk Analysis
15 4 (4.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (50.62%) SQL
2 28 (34.57%) C#
3 25 (30.86%) Java
4 6 (7.41%) Python
5 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.17%) PHP
6 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.23%) C++
7 1 (1.23%) Ruby
7 1 (1.23%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 26 (32.10%) Degree
2 2 (2.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (24.69%) Oracle
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.94%) Twitter
4 3 (3.70%) Adobe
4 3 (3.70%) Informatica
5 2 (2.47%) VMware
6 1 (1.23%) IBM
Oxford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Great Benefits and Career Progressio
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxford or London, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxford, South East, United Kingdom
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago