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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 34 46 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 47 40 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.61% 4.40% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.59% 5.62% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 30 37 30
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 £27,350 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
547 712 719
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.93% 78.33% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 462 628 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 78 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (55.00%) SQL
3 38 (47.50%) TDD
4 35 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 35 (43.75%) .NET
4 35 (43.75%) XML
5 34 (42.50%) Web Services
6 32 (40.00%) C#
7 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
8 25 (31.25%) HTML
8 25 (31.25%) Degree
9 24 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (28.75%) WCF
10 23 (28.75%) WPF
11 22 (27.50%) Java
11 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
12 21 (26.25%) BDD
13 20 (25.00%) Spring
14 19 (23.75%) MVC
14 19 (23.75%) Big Data
15 18 (22.50%) J2EE
15 18 (22.50%) Oracle
16 16 (20.00%) Middleware
16 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
16 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
17 15 (18.75%) MVVM
18 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
19 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
19 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
19 13 (16.25%) Integration Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (8.75%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.50%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.25%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) Drupal
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Maya
2 1 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 19 (23.75%) Big Data
3 16 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.50%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (5.00%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.00%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.50%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.50%) MySQL
8 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (7.50%) Moq
1 6 (7.50%) MSTest
1 6 (7.50%) NUnit
2 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.75%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) Selenium IDE
4 2 (2.50%) WebDriver
4 2 (2.50%) PyUnit
4 2 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.50%) Selenium
4 2 (2.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.50%) Ant
4 2 (2.50%) JUnit
4 2 (2.50%) JDeveloper
4 2 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (15.00%) Publishing
2 9 (11.25%) Retail
3 8 (10.00%) Legal
4 5 (6.25%) Games
5 4 (5.00%) Advertising
5 4 (5.00%) Law
6 3 (3.75%) Finance
6 3 (3.75%) Marketing
7 1 (1.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 47 (58.75%) Developer
2 23 (28.75%) Senior Developer
3 19 (23.75%) Software Engineer
4 17 (21.25%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (13.75%) Java Developer
7 10 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (10.00%) Project Manager
9 6 (7.50%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Database Developer
9 6 (7.50%) Java Software Engineer
10 5 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) SQL Programmer
11 4 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (5.00%) Database Engineer
11 4 (5.00%) Software Development Director
11 4 (5.00%) SQL Database Developer
11 4 (5.00%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (43.75%) .NET
1 35 (43.75%) XML
2 34 (42.50%) Web Services
3 29 (36.25%) ASP.NET
4 25 (31.25%) HTML
5 23 (28.75%) WCF
5 23 (28.75%) WPF
6 20 (25.00%) Spring
7 18 (22.50%) J2EE
8 16 (20.00%) Middleware
8 16 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.25%) XSL
10 7 (8.75%) RESTful
10 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (7.50%) Unity DI Container
11 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (7.50%) Castle Windsor
11 6 (7.50%) Ninject
11 6 (7.50%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (7.50%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (7.50%) Open Source
3 4 (5.00%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.75%) Physics
4 3 (3.75%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.50%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.25%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.25%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.25%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.25%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.25%) Animation
6 1 (1.25%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.25%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Android
3 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (97.50%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (47.50%) TDD
3 35 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (26.25%) BDD
6 19 (23.75%) MVC
7 15 (18.75%) MVVM
8 13 (16.25%) Test Automation
8 13 (16.25%) Integration Testing
9 12 (15.00%) OO
10 10 (12.50%) Project Management
11 9 (11.25%) OOP
11 9 (11.25%) Risk Management
12 6 (7.50%) Web Application Development
12 6 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (7.50%) Kanban
12 6 (7.50%) SOA
12 6 (7.50%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.25%) CMMI
13 5 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (55.00%) SQL
2 32 (40.00%) C#
3 22 (27.50%) Java
4 6 (7.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.50%) Python
5 5 (6.25%) PHP
6 4 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (2.50%) Ruby
8 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) Lua
8 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 25 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Oracle
2 14 (17.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.00%) Twitter
3 4 (5.00%) Informatica
4 2 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (1.25%) IBM
Oxford
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London or Oxford
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Elsevier
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago