Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Oxfordshire > Abingdon
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 47 41
Rank change year-on-year +28 -6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 27 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 13.64% 3.13% 5.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.99% 3.37% 5.49%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 11
Abingdon median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +58.73% -21.25%
10th Percentile £40,000 £45,250 £30,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £58,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +4.65%

Scrum is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Abingdon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Abingdon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 193 326 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Abingdon 97.47% 92.61% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 132 161 149
Abingdon median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £29,000 £23,125 £24,700
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Abingdon

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Abingdon.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Abingdon

Scrum
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Abingdon.

Salary trend for Scrum in Abingdon

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Abingdon over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Abingdon region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
4 10 (37.04%) Python
5 9 (33.33%) QA
5 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (29.63%) C#
7 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
7 7 (25.93%) Degree
7 7 (25.93%) Selenium
7 7 (25.93%) SDET
8 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 6 (22.22%) C++
8 6 (22.22%) Java
9 5 (18.52%) C
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (18.52%) Broadband
9 5 (18.52%) Project Management
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (18.52%) Games
9 5 (18.52%) JIRA
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 5 (18.52%) Acceptance Criteria
9 5 (18.52%) API Testing
9 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 5 (18.52%) Node.js

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (18.52%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Geospatial Data
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) JIRA
3 4 (14.81%) GitLab
3 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
4 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Automation Tester
1 7 (25.93%) Tester
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
2 6 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 6 (22.22%) QA Automation Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Project Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Manager
3 5 (18.52%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Development Team Leader
4 4 (14.81%) QA Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) QA Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Selenium Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Software Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Software QA Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Software Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Node.js
2 3 (11.11%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
4 1 (3.70%) Django
4 1 (3.70%) Flask
4 1 (3.70%) Pyramid
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
3 9 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (25.93%) SDET
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (18.52%) API Testing
7 5 (18.52%) Mentoring
7 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2
7 5 (18.52%) Project Governance
7 5 (18.52%) Project Management
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Scenario Testing
8 4 (14.81%) SDLC
8 4 (14.81%) Task Automation
8 4 (14.81%) TDD
8 4 (14.81%) Test Strategy
8 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) Python
3 8 (29.63%) C#
4 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (22.22%) C++
5 6 (22.22%) Java
6 5 (18.52%) C
7 2 (7.41%) XAML
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 7 (25.93%) Degree
3 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft