Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 44 29
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +20
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 148 87 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.34% 5.93% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.24% 6.74% 10.10%
Number of salaries quoted 171 102 93
Oxford median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -3.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £30,000 £31,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,000 £72,500
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -5.56%

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 Oxford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1446 1290 1416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 91.29% 87.87% 85.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1258 1122 1132
Oxford median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,600 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,250 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +0.56% +2.27% +10.00%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Oxford

Scrum
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Oxford

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Oxford over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 137 (92.57%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (43.24%) Java
3 57 (38.51%) SQL
4 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
5 54 (36.49%) Kanban
6 52 (35.14%) Selenium
7 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
7 50 (33.78%) Python
8 46 (31.08%) QA
9 41 (27.70%) Amazon AWS
10 40 (27.03%) HTML
11 37 (25.00%) C#
11 37 (25.00%) CSS
12 36 (24.32%) jQuery
13 35 (23.65%) Software Engineering
14 33 (22.30%) User Stories
15 31 (20.95%) MVC
15 31 (20.95%) .NET
16 30 (20.27%) C++
17 28 (18.92%) Git (software)
17 28 (18.92%) Cucumber
18 27 (18.24%) JUnit
19 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
19 25 (16.89%) AngularJS
20 23 (15.54%) Jenkins
21 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (14.86%) JIRA
22 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 19 (12.84%) Amazon EC2
24 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 9 (6.08%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 6 (4.05%) Confluence
3 6 (4.05%) WordPress
4 4 (2.70%) Drupal
5 3 (2.03%) Apache
5 3 (2.03%) CMS
5 3 (2.03%) nginx
6 1 (0.68%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.68%) Jetty
6 1 (0.68%) Mule
Applications
1 11 (7.43%) Chatbot
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (27.70%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (12.84%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (5.41%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.38%) Amazon S3
7 4 (2.70%) GitHub
8 1 (0.68%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
1 1 (0.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.78%) Big Data
3 9 (6.08%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.73%) MySQL
5 6 (4.05%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.38%) Data Lake
6 5 (3.38%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.68%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 52 (35.14%) Selenium
2 28 (18.92%) Cucumber
2 28 (18.92%) Git (software)
3 27 (18.24%) JUnit
4 23 (15.54%) Jenkins
5 22 (14.86%) JIRA
6 16 (10.81%) Maven
7 14 (9.46%) SoapUI
8 8 (5.41%) JMeter
9 6 (4.05%) Talend Open Studio
10 4 (2.70%) Mockito
10 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
10 4 (2.70%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.35%) LoadRunner
12 1 (0.68%) Grunt
12 1 (0.68%) Hudson
12 1 (0.68%) Jasmine
12 1 (0.68%) Mocha
12 1 (0.68%) Protractor
12 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 11 (7.43%) Publishing
1 11 (7.43%) Retail
2 3 (2.03%) Finance
3 1 (0.68%) Games
3 1 (0.68%) Law
3 1 (0.68%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 60 (40.54%) Developer
2 26 (17.57%) C# Developer
3 25 (16.89%) Test Engineer
4 24 (16.22%) Test Automation Engineer
5 20 (13.51%) Analyst
5 20 (13.51%) Java Engineer
6 17 (11.49%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 17 (11.49%) Senior Test Engineer
7 16 (10.81%) QA Engineer
7 16 (10.81%) Software Developer
8 14 (9.46%) Software Engineer
9 13 (8.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
11 11 (7.43%) Angular Developer
11 11 (7.43%) HTML CSS Developer
11 11 (7.43%) HTML Developer
11 11 (7.43%) Senior Java Engineer
12 10 (6.76%) Big Data Engineer
12 10 (6.76%) Java Developer
13 9 (6.08%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.03%) HTML
2 37 (25.00%) CSS
3 36 (24.32%) jQuery
4 31 (20.95%) .NET
5 25 (16.89%) AngularJS
6 21 (14.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 17 (11.49%) Web Services
8 16 (10.81%) Spring
9 14 (9.46%) CSS3
10 13 (8.78%) Node.js
10 13 (8.78%) React
11 11 (7.43%) MEAN Stack
11 11 (7.43%) RESTful
12 10 (6.76%) HTML5
12 10 (6.76%) J2EE
12 10 (6.76%) Spring Boot
13 9 (6.08%) SOAP
14 8 (5.41%) ASP.NET
14 8 (5.41%) JMS
14 8 (5.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.05%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.68%) CUDA
4 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Android
1 6 (4.05%) Apple iOS
2 5 (3.38%) Linux
3 1 (0.68%) CentOS
3 1 (0.68%) Debian
3 1 (0.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (92.57%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (36.49%) Kanban
3 50 (33.78%) Test Automation
4 35 (23.65%) Software Engineering
5 33 (22.30%) User Stories
6 31 (20.95%) MVC
7 18 (12.16%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (12.16%) TDD
8 15 (10.14%) Mentoring
9 14 (9.46%) Coaching
10 12 (8.11%) Process Improvement
11 11 (7.43%) Unit Testing
12 10 (6.76%) OO
13 9 (6.08%) API Testing
13 9 (6.08%) Pair Programming
13 9 (6.08%) SDLC
14 8 (5.41%) Artificial Intelligence
14 8 (5.41%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (5.41%) Software Delivery
15 7 (4.73%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (43.24%) Java
2 57 (38.51%) SQL
3 56 (37.84%) JavaScript
4 50 (33.78%) Python
5 37 (25.00%) C#
6 30 (20.27%) C++
7 15 (10.14%) C
7 15 (10.14%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.73%) Scala
9 6 (4.05%) Embedded C++
9 6 (4.05%) PHP
9 6 (4.05%) Ruby
9 6 (4.05%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.68%) Groovy
10 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (9.46%) Degree
2 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.35%) PMP
3 1 (0.68%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (31.08%) QA
System Software
1 18 (12.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (7.43%) Terraform
2 8 (5.41%) Packer
3 6 (4.05%) Mesos
4 2 (1.35%) Ansible
4 2 (1.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (8.11%) Google
2 7 (4.73%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.05%) Talend
4 4 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.35%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.68%) Capita
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle
6 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com