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

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 38 41 74
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +33
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 40 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.46% 4.99% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.03% 6.61% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 45 17
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 £33,700 £29,700 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £61,500 £62,500
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
569 741 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.63% 75.54% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 462 651 760
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 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £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 23 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 72 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.05%) SQL
3 32 (43.24%) Software Engineering
4 31 (41.89%) .NET
5 30 (40.54%) Web Services
6 29 (39.19%) TDD
7 28 (37.84%) C#
8 27 (36.49%) XML
9 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
9 24 (32.43%) HTML
10 22 (29.73%) Java
11 21 (28.38%) Degree
12 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (27.03%) Big Data
13 19 (25.68%) Spring
14 17 (22.97%) J2EE
14 17 (22.97%) Oracle
14 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
14 17 (22.97%) WCF
14 17 (22.97%) WPF
15 15 (20.27%) BDD
15 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
15 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
15 15 (20.27%) Middleware
16 14 (18.92%) MVC
17 12 (16.22%) Publishing
17 12 (16.22%) Integration Testing
17 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
17 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (14.86%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (9.46%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.05%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.35%) Drupal
4 1 (1.35%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) Big Data
2 17 (22.97%) NoSQL
3 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.46%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (5.41%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) MySQL
8 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.70%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.05%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (4.05%) Moq
2 3 (4.05%) MSTest
2 3 (4.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.05%) NUnit
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
3 2 (2.70%) Ant
3 2 (2.70%) JUnit
3 2 (2.70%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.70%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.70%) PyUnit
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 2 (2.70%) Selenium IDE
4 1 (1.35%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (16.22%) Publishing
2 8 (10.81%) Legal
3 5 (6.76%) Games
4 4 (5.41%) Law
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Advertising
5 3 (4.05%) Finance
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
7 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Developer
2 23 (31.08%) Software Engineer
3 17 (22.97%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (13.51%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.16%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.81%) .NET Developer
7 8 (10.81%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.81%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Web Engineer
8 7 (9.46%) WPF Developer
8 7 (9.46%) Project Manager
8 7 (9.46%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (9.46%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Database Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) Programmer
11 4 (5.41%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (41.89%) .NET
2 30 (40.54%) Web Services
3 27 (36.49%) XML
4 24 (32.43%) ASP.NET
4 24 (32.43%) HTML
5 19 (25.68%) Spring
6 17 (22.97%) J2EE
6 17 (22.97%) WCF
6 17 (22.97%) WPF
7 15 (20.27%) Middleware
8 11 (14.86%) RESTful
8 11 (14.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.11%) CSS
11 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
11 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 3 (4.05%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (4.05%) Castle Windsor
11 3 (4.05%) Ninject
11 3 (4.05%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.11%) Open Source
3 5 (6.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.41%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.41%) Mobile Computing
5 3 (4.05%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.05%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.05%) Physics
5 3 (4.05%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.05%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.35%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.35%) User Experience
7 1 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.35%) Ontologies
7 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.35%) Animation
7 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.51%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (97.30%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.24%) Software Engineering
3 29 (39.19%) TDD
4 20 (27.03%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.27%) BDD
6 14 (18.92%) MVC
7 12 (16.22%) Integration Testing
7 12 (16.22%) Test Automation
8 10 (13.51%) Project Management
9 9 (12.16%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.46%) OO
11 6 (8.11%) Data Analysis
11 6 (8.11%) SOA
12 5 (6.76%) Waterfall
12 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.76%) Game Development
12 5 (6.76%) Data Architecture
12 5 (6.76%) MVVM
12 5 (6.76%) RUP
12 5 (6.76%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.05%) SQL
2 28 (37.84%) C#
3 22 (29.73%) Java
4 8 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.11%) Python
5 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.11%) PHP
6 3 (4.05%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.70%) Ruby
7 2 (2.70%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) Lua
8 1 (1.35%) Scala
8 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (28.38%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.76%) Twitter
4 4 (5.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (1.35%) IBM
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