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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 61 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 7.90% 6.01% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.85% 7.71% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 38 30 31
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +21.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £34,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
619 558 724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 80.18% 77.93% 77.10%
Number of salaries quoted 471 478 633
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £68,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 84 (88.42%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (61.05%) JavaScript
3 52 (54.74%) TDD
4 47 (49.47%) HTML
5 43 (45.26%) .NET
6 40 (42.11%) CSS
7 34 (35.79%) C#
8 32 (33.68%) Kanban
9 29 (30.53%) MVC
10 28 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (28.42%) BDD
12 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
13 24 (25.26%) Ajax
13 24 (25.26%) QA
13 24 (25.26%) User Experience
14 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
14 23 (24.21%) ASP.NET
15 22 (23.16%) Pair Programming
16 21 (22.11%) PHP
16 21 (22.11%) HTML5
17 20 (21.05%) jQuery
18 18 (18.95%) XML
18 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
19 17 (17.89%) OO
19 17 (17.89%) SQL
20 16 (16.84%) Java
20 16 (16.84%) Responsive Web Design
20 16 (16.84%) Node.js
21 15 (15.79%) Games

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (16.84%) Node.js
2 5 (5.26%) CMS
3 4 (4.21%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.11%) Confluence
5 1 (1.05%) Kentico
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.05%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.05%) DNN
5 1 (1.05%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.05%) Mule
5 1 (1.05%) WordPress
5 1 (1.05%) IIS
5 1 (1.05%) Apache
5 1 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Photoshop
2 7 (7.37%) MS Visio
2 7 (7.37%) Maya
2 7 (7.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.16%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.11%) MS Office
4 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.05%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.05%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.21%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.58%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.37%) Big Data
4 4 (4.21%) MySQL
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.16%) JIRA
3 3 (3.16%) NUnit
3 3 (3.16%) MSTest
3 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (2.11%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.11%) Rhino Mocks
4 2 (2.11%) Moq
5 1 (1.05%) Mockito
5 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.05%) Subversion
5 1 (1.05%) JUnit
5 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.05%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.05%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.05%) Selenium
5 1 (1.05%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (15.79%) Games
2 9 (9.47%) Advertising
2 9 (9.47%) Marketing
3 7 (7.37%) Back Office
4 4 (4.21%) Publishing
5 3 (3.16%) Finance
6 1 (1.05%) Automotive
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (61.05%) Developer
2 28 (29.47%) Web Developer
3 25 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 20 (21.05%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.74%) Senior Web Developer
6 13 (13.68%) C# Developer
7 12 (12.63%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (10.53%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (10.53%) Analyst
9 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
9 9 (9.47%) Software Engineer
9 9 (9.47%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior Applications Developer
10 8 (8.42%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (8.42%) C# Web Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior .NET Web Developer
10 8 (8.42%) C# Application Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior C# Application Developer
10 8 (8.42%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) HTML
2 43 (45.26%) .NET
3 40 (42.11%) CSS
4 24 (25.26%) Ajax
5 23 (24.21%) ASP.NET
6 21 (22.11%) HTML5
7 20 (21.05%) jQuery
8 18 (18.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (18.95%) XML
9 17 (17.89%) AngularJS
10 14 (14.74%) CSS3
11 12 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (10.53%) JSON
13 9 (9.47%) RESTful
13 9 (9.47%) XSLT
13 9 (9.47%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (8.42%) Web Services
15 7 (7.37%) Flash
16 6 (6.32%) Ember.js
16 6 (6.32%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) User Experience
2 13 (13.68%) Mobile App
3 9 (9.47%) Web 2.0
4 7 (7.37%) Graphic Design
4 7 (7.37%) Mobile Games
4 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.37%) Social Gaming
5 6 (6.32%) Semantic Web
6 4 (4.21%) W3C
7 3 (3.16%) Psychology
7 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.11%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (2.11%) Blog
9 1 (1.05%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.68%) Linux
2 12 (12.63%) Android
2 12 (12.63%) Apple iOS
2 12 (12.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (88.42%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (54.74%) TDD
3 32 (33.68%) Kanban
4 29 (30.53%) MVC
5 28 (29.47%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (28.42%) BDD
7 25 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 22 (23.16%) Pair Programming
9 17 (17.89%) OO
10 16 (16.84%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (14.74%) Mentoring
12 13 (13.68%) Automated Testing
13 12 (12.63%) Analytics
14 11 (11.58%) Android Development
14 11 (11.58%) iOS Development
15 10 (10.53%) Web Application Development
15 10 (10.53%) Open Source
15 10 (10.53%) Dependency Injection
15 10 (10.53%) Project Management
16 9 (9.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (61.05%) JavaScript
2 34 (35.79%) C#
3 21 (22.11%) PHP
4 17 (17.89%) SQL
5 16 (16.84%) Java
6 8 (8.42%) Python
7 7 (7.37%) Lua
7 7 (7.37%) ActionScript 3.0
7 7 (7.37%) ActionScript 2.0
7 7 (7.37%) ActionScript
8 3 (3.16%) Ruby
9 2 (2.11%) XQuery
10 1 (1.05%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.05%) C++
10 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.05%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (2.11%) ISEB
2 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.42%) Facebook
3 4 (4.21%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.16%) Google
5 2 (2.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.05%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle
6 1 (1.05%) IBM
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