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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 33 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 44 44 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 6.27% 4.82% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.01% 6.23% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 22
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 £26,900 £28,500 £32,575
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
549 706 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.21% 77.41% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 460 621 676
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
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 30 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 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 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) SQL
3 35 (44.87%) TDD
4 34 (43.59%) Software Engineering
5 33 (42.31%) .NET
5 33 (42.31%) Web Services
5 33 (42.31%) XML
6 30 (38.46%) C#
7 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET
8 25 (32.05%) HTML
9 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (29.49%) Degree
11 22 (28.21%) WCF
11 22 (28.21%) WPF
11 22 (28.21%) Java
12 20 (25.64%) Spring
12 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
13 19 (24.36%) BDD
13 19 (24.36%) Big Data
14 18 (23.08%) J2EE
14 18 (23.08%) Oracle
15 17 (21.79%) MVC
16 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
17 15 (19.23%) Middleware
17 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
18 13 (16.67%) MVVM
18 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
18 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 13 (16.67%) Integration Testing
18 13 (16.67%) Test Automation

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (8.97%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.56%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.56%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.28%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.28%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (6.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.28%) Maya
2 1 (1.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.36%) Big Data
3 16 (20.51%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.13%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.56%) MySQL
8 2 (2.56%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.56%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 6 (7.69%) NUnit
1 6 (7.69%) Rhino Mocks
1 6 (7.69%) Moq
1 6 (7.69%) MSTest
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.13%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.56%) JDeveloper
3 2 (2.56%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.56%) Subversion
3 2 (2.56%) Selenium
3 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.56%) Ant
3 2 (2.56%) JUnit
3 2 (2.56%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (2.56%) PyUnit
General
1 12 (15.38%) Publishing
2 8 (10.26%) Legal
3 7 (8.97%) Retail
4 5 (6.41%) Games
5 4 (5.13%) Advertising
5 4 (5.13%) Law
6 3 (3.85%) Finance
6 3 (3.85%) Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 45 (57.69%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) Senior Developer
3 20 (25.64%) Software Engineer
4 14 (17.95%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (14.10%) Java Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Project Manager
7 8 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 7 (8.97%) Web Developer
9 6 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (7.69%) Database Developer
10 5 (6.41%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Database Engineer
11 4 (5.13%) Software Development Director
11 4 (5.13%) SQL Database Developer
11 4 (5.13%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (5.13%) Programmer
11 4 (5.13%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (42.31%) .NET
1 33 (42.31%) Web Services
1 33 (42.31%) XML
2 27 (34.62%) ASP.NET
3 25 (32.05%) HTML
4 22 (28.21%) WCF
4 22 (28.21%) WPF
5 20 (25.64%) Spring
6 18 (23.08%) J2EE
7 15 (19.23%) Middleware
8 13 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.26%) RESTful
9 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (8.97%) XSL
11 6 (7.69%) WinForms
11 6 (7.69%) Castle Windsor
11 6 (7.69%) Ninject
11 6 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (7.69%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 6 (7.69%) Open Source
2 6 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.13%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 3 (3.85%) Physics
4 3 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.85%) Data Integration
4 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.56%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.28%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.28%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.28%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.28%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) Android
3 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (97.44%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (44.87%) TDD
3 34 (43.59%) Software Engineering
4 24 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (24.36%) BDD
6 17 (21.79%) MVC
7 13 (16.67%) Integration Testing
7 13 (16.67%) MVVM
7 13 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 10 (12.82%) Project Management
8 10 (12.82%) OO
9 9 (11.54%) Risk Management
10 7 (8.97%) OOP
11 6 (7.69%) SOA
11 6 (7.69%) Data Analysis
11 6 (7.69%) Kanban
11 6 (7.69%) Web Application Development
11 6 (7.69%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (6.41%) Data Architecture
12 5 (6.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 43 (55.13%) SQL
2 30 (38.46%) C#
3 22 (28.21%) Java
4 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.69%) Python
5 5 (6.41%) PHP
5 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.56%) Ruby
7 1 (1.28%) Lua
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (23.08%) Oracle
2 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.13%) Informatica
3 4 (5.13%) Twitter
4 2 (2.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.28%) IBM
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Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
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