The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 47 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 39 40 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.25% 3.98% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 5.13% 4.29%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 21
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,250 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
701 780 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.36% 77.69% 68.97%
Number of salaries quoted 615 672 435
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
Oxfordshire

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 18 April 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 38 (50.00%) TDD
2 34 (44.74%) .NET
3 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
4 31 (40.79%) Web Services
5 30 (39.47%) MVC
6 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
6 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET
7 26 (34.21%) SQL
8 25 (32.89%) C#
8 25 (32.89%) Java
8 25 (32.89%) WCF
9 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (28.95%) HTML
10 22 (28.95%) XML
10 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
10 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (25.00%) Spring
12 16 (21.05%) Degree
13 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
13 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (18.42%) Publishing
13 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
13 14 (18.42%) J2EE
14 13 (17.11%) OO
14 13 (17.11%) Kanban
15 12 (15.79%) Web Development
15 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 12 (15.79%) BDD
15 12 (15.79%) OOP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.58%) CMS
3 3 (3.95%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (3.95%) Node.js
4 2 (2.63%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.32%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.21%) SaaS
3 6 (7.89%) Amazon SQS
4 5 (6.58%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (5.26%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.95%) GitHub
6 3 (3.95%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (1.32%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) SPDY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (14.47%) NoSQL
4 8 (10.53%) MongoDB
5 6 (7.89%) Big Data
5 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 4 (5.26%) MySQL
7 3 (3.95%) Data Mining
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.95%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 1 (1.32%) OLAP
8 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.32%) CouchDB
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 11 (14.47%) NUnit
1 11 (14.47%) Rhino Mocks
2 4 (5.26%) Selenium
2 4 (5.26%) Maven
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (3.95%) JDeveloper
3 3 (3.95%) Subversion
3 3 (3.95%) MSTest
3 3 (3.95%) Moq
4 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.32%) Ant
5 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.32%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.32%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (18.42%) Publishing
2 8 (10.53%) Retail
3 6 (7.89%) Marketing
4 5 (6.58%) Finance
5 3 (3.95%) Games
6 2 (2.63%) Legal
6 2 (2.63%) Advertising
7 1 (1.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 50 (65.79%) Developer
2 25 (32.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.37%) Senior Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Java Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Senior .NET Developer
4 11 (14.47%) Project Manager
5 9 (11.84%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Java Programmer
7 3 (3.95%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Technical Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Programmer
7 3 (3.95%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Principal Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (2.63%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (44.74%) .NET
2 31 (40.79%) Web Services
3 29 (38.16%) ASP.NET
4 25 (32.89%) WCF
5 22 (28.95%) HTML
5 22 (28.95%) XML
5 22 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (25.00%) Spring
7 14 (18.42%) J2EE
8 12 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (15.79%) Hibernate
9 11 (14.47%) Castle Windsor
9 11 (14.47%) Razor View Engine
9 11 (14.47%) WPF
10 10 (13.16%) Middleware
10 10 (13.16%) CSS
11 9 (11.84%) XSL
12 8 (10.53%) MonoRail
12 8 (10.53%) NHibernate
13 7 (9.21%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.53%) Tandem
3 6 (7.89%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.95%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.95%) Ontologies
5 3 (3.95%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.95%) Social Media
6 2 (2.63%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.32%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Windows
1 6 (7.89%) Linux
2 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
2 2 (2.63%) Android
3 1 (1.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (50.00%) TDD
2 30 (39.47%) MVC
3 29 (38.16%) Software Engineering
4 24 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (17.11%) OO
6 13 (17.11%) Kanban
7 12 (15.79%) Web Development
7 12 (15.79%) BDD
7 12 (15.79%) OOP
8 11 (14.47%) MVVM
8 11 (14.47%) Web Application Development
9 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
10 7 (9.21%) Requirements Analysis
10 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
10 7 (9.21%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.89%) Integration Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Refactoring
11 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.58%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) SQL
2 25 (32.89%) C#
2 25 (32.89%) Java
3 14 (18.42%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.89%) PHP
5 4 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (3.95%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.95%) Scala
7 2 (2.63%) Groovy
7 2 (2.63%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.63%) C++
8 1 (1.32%) C
8 1 (1.32%) Perl
8 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.32%) XQuery
8 1 (1.32%) Ruby
8 1 (1.32%) PHP5
8 1 (1.32%) SPARQL
8 1 (1.32%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.32%) HQL
Qualifications
1 16 (21.05%) Degree
2 8 (10.53%) MCTS
2 8 (10.53%) MCP
2 8 (10.53%) MCAD
2 8 (10.53%) MCSD
2 8 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) PhD
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 22 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 5 (6.58%) Hitachi
3 5 (6.58%) BT
3 5 (6.58%) Facebook
4 4 (5.26%) Twitter
4 4 (5.26%) Google
5 3 (3.95%) JBoss
5 3 (3.95%) Adobe
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
6 1 (1.32%) Perforce
6 1 (1.32%) Rackspace
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