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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 54 39 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 26 34 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.55% 4.30% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 5.75% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 44
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,384 £31,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
582 591 839
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 79.51% 74.72% 82.34%
Number of salaries quoted 473 495 751
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Oxford

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (95.31%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (48.44%) C#
3 30 (46.88%) .NET
4 24 (37.50%) TDD
5 23 (35.94%) HTML
5 23 (35.94%) SQL
6 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
7 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
7 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
8 18 (28.13%) MVC
9 17 (26.56%) Web Services
10 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
11 14 (21.88%) Project Management
11 14 (21.88%) CSS
11 14 (21.88%) Java
11 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
11 14 (21.88%) Big Data
11 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 13 (20.31%) BDD
12 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
13 12 (18.75%) Degree
13 12 (18.75%) WCF
13 12 (18.75%) WPF
14 11 (17.19%) QA
14 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (15.63%) RESTful
16 9 (14.06%) Data Architecture

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (9.38%) Apache
2 5 (7.81%) Node.js
3 3 (4.69%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) Maya
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (29.69%) NoSQL
2 16 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (21.88%) MongoDB
3 14 (21.88%) Big Data
4 8 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 6 (9.38%) CouchDB
6 5 (7.81%) Hadoop
6 5 (7.81%) Oracle OWB
7 4 (6.25%) PowerCenter
8 3 (4.69%) MySQL
9 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.56%) RavenDB
9 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) NUnit
2 2 (3.13%) MSTest
2 2 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (3.13%) Moq
2 2 (3.13%) WebDriver
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium IDE
General
1 9 (14.06%) Publishing
2 8 (12.50%) Legal
3 6 (9.38%) Law
4 5 (7.81%) Games
4 5 (7.81%) Finance
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.56%) Avionics
6 1 (1.56%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 39 (60.94%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Senior Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Software Engineer
3 12 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 11 (17.19%) .NET Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (10.94%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Senior Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (9.38%) WPF Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Web Engineer
8 5 (7.81%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Data Architect
8 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Senior Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Software Development Director
8 5 (7.81%) Programmer
8 5 (7.81%) Architect
8 5 (7.81%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) .NET
2 23 (35.94%) HTML
3 20 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 17 (26.56%) Web Services
5 16 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 14 (21.88%) CSS
7 13 (20.31%) AngularJS
8 12 (18.75%) WCF
8 12 (18.75%) WPF
9 11 (17.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (15.63%) RESTful
11 9 (14.06%) XML
12 7 (10.94%) Spring
12 7 (10.94%) Middleware
12 7 (10.94%) J2EE
13 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
13 6 (9.38%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (7.81%) Ember.js
14 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (7.81%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.25%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
3 3 (4.69%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.69%) Open Source
3 3 (4.69%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.69%) Physics
4 2 (3.13%) Economics
4 2 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (3.13%) Digital Media
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.56%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.56%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.56%) Animation
5 1 (1.56%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.56%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.13%) Android
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (95.31%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (37.50%) TDD
3 19 (29.69%) Software Engineering
4 18 (28.13%) MVC
5 14 (21.88%) Project Management
5 14 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (20.31%) BDD
7 9 (14.06%) Data Architecture
7 9 (14.06%) OO
8 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.50%) ETL
8 8 (12.50%) Business Analysis
8 8 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (10.94%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.94%) Test Automation
9 7 (10.94%) Data Analysis
9 7 (10.94%) SOA
10 6 (9.38%) RUP
10 6 (9.38%) Data Management
10 6 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (48.44%) C#
2 23 (35.94%) SQL
3 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 14 (21.88%) Java
5 9 (14.06%) PHP
6 6 (9.38%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.81%) Scala
7 5 (7.81%) C++
8 3 (4.69%) Python
8 3 (4.69%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.13%) Ruby
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (1.56%) Lua
10 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.56%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (17.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.50%) Twitter
3 7 (10.94%) Informatica
3 7 (10.94%) Oracle
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