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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 41 48 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +26
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 39 49 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.30% 4.93% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.82% 6.56% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 24 46 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 £30,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £61,250 £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
572 747 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.72% 75.15% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 466 658 760
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 24 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 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 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (54.79%) SQL
3 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
4 30 (41.10%) .NET
4 30 (41.10%) Web Services
5 28 (38.36%) TDD
6 27 (36.99%) XML
6 27 (36.99%) C#
7 24 (32.88%) HTML
8 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
9 22 (30.14%) Java
10 21 (28.77%) Degree
11 20 (27.40%) Big Data
12 19 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
12 19 (26.03%) Spring
13 17 (23.29%) J2EE
13 17 (23.29%) Oracle
13 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
14 16 (21.92%) WCF
14 16 (21.92%) WPF
15 15 (20.55%) BDD
15 15 (20.55%) Middleware
16 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
16 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
17 13 (17.81%) MVC
18 12 (16.44%) Publishing
18 12 (16.44%) Integration Testing
18 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
18 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
19 11 (15.07%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (9.59%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
3 2 (2.74%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.74%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.37%) OpenEdge
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.37%) Drupal
4 1 (1.37%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.37%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.37%) Maya
2 1 (1.37%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.37%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.40%) Big Data
2 17 (23.29%) NoSQL
3 14 (19.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (9.59%) MongoDB
5 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (5.48%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (5.48%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.11%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.11%) MySQL
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (2.74%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.74%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.37%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.74%) Ant
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
3 2 (2.74%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (2.74%) NUnit
3 2 (2.74%) Subversion
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium
3 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.74%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (2.74%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.74%) MSTest
3 2 (2.74%) PyUnit
3 2 (2.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.74%) Moq
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.37%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (16.44%) Publishing
2 8 (10.96%) Legal
3 5 (6.85%) Games
4 4 (5.48%) Law
5 3 (4.11%) Finance
5 3 (4.11%) Advertising
5 3 (4.11%) Marketing
6 2 (2.74%) Retail
7 1 (1.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 40 (54.79%) Developer
2 23 (31.51%) Software Engineer
3 17 (23.29%) Senior Developer
4 12 (16.44%) Senior Software Engineer
5 10 (13.70%) Java Developer
6 9 (12.33%) Web Developer
7 8 (10.96%) C# Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (10.96%) Agile C# Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Web Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) WPF Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# Web Developer
8 7 (9.59%) C# Software Engineer
8 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
8 7 (9.59%) Project Manager
9 6 (8.22%) Java Software Engineer
9 6 (8.22%) Database Developer
10 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Database Engineer
11 4 (5.48%) Software Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (41.10%) .NET
1 30 (41.10%) Web Services
2 27 (36.99%) XML
3 24 (32.88%) HTML
4 23 (31.51%) ASP.NET
5 19 (26.03%) Spring
6 17 (23.29%) J2EE
7 16 (21.92%) WCF
7 16 (21.92%) WPF
8 15 (20.55%) Middleware
9 11 (15.07%) RESTful
9 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (8.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (8.22%) CSS
11 3 (4.11%) Hibernate
11 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
12 2 (2.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 2 (2.74%) Unity DI Container
12 2 (2.74%) Castle Windsor
12 2 (2.74%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.22%) Open Source
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.48%) Mobile Computing
4 4 (5.48%) Client/Server
5 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
5 3 (4.11%) Physics
5 3 (4.11%) Data Integration
5 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.74%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.74%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.74%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.37%) User Experience
7 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.37%) Social Gaming
7 1 (1.37%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (1.37%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
7 1 (1.37%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.37%) Android
3 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (97.26%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (43.84%) Software Engineering
3 28 (38.36%) TDD
4 19 (26.03%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.55%) BDD
6 13 (17.81%) MVC
7 12 (16.44%) Test Automation
7 12 (16.44%) Integration Testing
8 10 (13.70%) Project Management
9 9 (12.33%) Risk Management
10 7 (9.59%) OO
11 6 (8.22%) SOA
11 6 (8.22%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.85%) Data Management
12 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
12 5 (6.85%) RUP
12 5 (6.85%) CMMI
12 5 (6.85%) Data Architecture
12 5 (6.85%) Game Development
12 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 40 (54.79%) SQL
2 27 (36.99%) C#
3 22 (30.14%) Java
4 8 (10.96%) T-SQL
5 6 (8.22%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.22%) PHP
5 6 (8.22%) Python
6 3 (4.11%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.74%) Ruby
7 2 (2.74%) C++
8 1 (1.37%) Lua
8 1 (1.37%) Scala
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript 2.0
8 1 (1.37%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (23.29%) Oracle
2 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.85%) Twitter
4 4 (5.48%) Informatica
5 2 (2.74%) Adobe
6 1 (1.37%) IBM
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Posted: 3 days ago
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