Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 22 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 21 31
Rank change year-on-year -9 +10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 180 349 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.04% 11.15% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.69% 12.12% 8.63%
Number of salaries quoted 147 365 216
Oxfordshire median annual salary £61,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.18% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £68,750
South East median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,072 2,880 2,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 92.58% 92.01% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,753 2,429 1,980
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Oxfordshire

Scrum
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 109 £65,000 +36.84% 14
Abingdon +47 30 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Banbury -11 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Kidlington +1 2 £70,000 +18.64% 1
Witney - 2 £66,250 -
Wallingford +1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Thame -2 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Henley-on-Thames - 1 £36,500 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 169 (93.89%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.00%) Kanban
3 51 (28.33%) Software Engineering
4 49 (27.22%) JIRA
4 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
5 48 (26.67%) Test Automation
6 45 (25.00%) Java
7 35 (19.44%) Degree
7 35 (19.44%) QA
7 35 (19.44%) Coaching
8 33 (18.33%) DevOps
8 33 (18.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (17.22%) Selenium
10 30 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
10 30 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 29 (16.11%) SDLC
11 29 (16.11%) CSS
11 29 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
12 28 (15.56%) Cucumber
12 28 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
13 27 (15.00%) MongoDB
13 27 (15.00%) AngularJS
13 27 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
14 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
15 25 (13.89%) TDD
15 25 (13.89%) User Stories
16 24 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 24 (13.33%) Marketing
17 23 (12.78%) Jenkins
17 23 (12.78%) Software Delivery

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 21 (11.67%) Confluence
2 8 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.33%) CMS
4 3 (1.67%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.67%) WildFly
5 1 (0.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.56%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.56%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 29 (16.11%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.22%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (6.67%) Amazon S3
4 9 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (3.33%) GitHub
6 5 (2.78%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (2.78%) npm
7 2 (1.11%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (1.11%) Serverless
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudSearch
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.56%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.56%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.56%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.56%) Force.com
8 1 (0.56%) G Suite
8 1 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.11%) HTTP
2 7 (3.89%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 20 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (3.89%) RethinkDB
6 6 (3.33%) Redis
7 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.22%) Big Data
8 4 (2.22%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.11%) MySQL
9 2 (1.11%) Power BI
9 2 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.56%) DataStage
10 1 (0.56%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (27.22%) JIRA
2 31 (17.22%) Selenium
3 28 (15.56%) Cucumber
4 23 (12.78%) Jenkins
5 19 (10.56%) Git (software)
6 10 (5.56%) JUnit
7 8 (4.44%) PostCSS
7 8 (4.44%) WebDriver
7 8 (4.44%) webpack
8 6 (3.33%) Fiddler
9 5 (2.78%) Bitbucket
9 5 (2.78%) Grunt
9 5 (2.78%) Mocha
9 5 (2.78%) Spinnaker
10 4 (2.22%) GitLab
11 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
12 2 (1.11%) CircleCI
12 2 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.56%) Serilog
13 1 (0.56%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 24 (13.33%) Marketing
2 11 (6.11%) Publishing
3 9 (5.00%) Retail
4 6 (3.33%) Games
5 3 (1.67%) French Language
5 3 (1.67%) German Language
5 3 (1.67%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.67%) Legal
5 3 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (1.67%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.56%) Advertising
6 1 (0.56%) Back Office
6 1 (0.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (21.67%) Developer
2 27 (15.00%) Analyst
3 21 (11.67%) Team Leader
3 21 (11.67%) Test Engineer
4 20 (11.11%) QA Engineer
4 20 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 20 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 19 (10.56%) Development Team Leader
6 18 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 15 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 15 (8.33%) QA Automation Engineer
8 14 (7.78%) QA Test Engineer
9 13 (7.22%) Agile Business Analyst
9 13 (7.22%) Scrum Master
10 12 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Product Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Product Business Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
10 12 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (16.11%) CSS
2 27 (15.00%) AngularJS
3 20 (11.11%) JSON
4 19 (10.56%) Node.js
5 18 (10.00%) .NET
6 17 (9.44%) Gherkin
6 17 (9.44%) HTML
7 16 (8.89%) REST
8 14 (7.78%) React
9 12 (6.67%) Spring
9 12 (6.67%) Swagger
10 10 (5.56%) Spring Cloud
10 10 (5.56%) Web Services
11 9 (5.00%) Kafka
11 9 (5.00%) Sass
12 8 (4.44%) HTML5
12 8 (4.44%) LESS
12 8 (4.44%) Redux
13 7 (3.89%) CSS3
13 7 (3.89%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.78%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.89%) User Experience
4 5 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.11%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.56%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.56%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.56%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.67%) Linux
2 3 (1.67%) Windows
3 2 (1.11%) Android
3 2 (1.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.11%) Unix
4 1 (0.56%) FreeBSD
4 1 (0.56%) Solaris
4 1 (0.56%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.56%) VMS
4 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (93.89%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (30.00%) Kanban
3 51 (28.33%) Software Engineering
4 48 (26.67%) Test Automation
5 35 (19.44%) Coaching
6 33 (18.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 33 (18.33%) DevOps
7 30 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 29 (16.11%) SDLC
9 28 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (15.00%) Acceptance Criteria
11 26 (14.44%) Computer Science
12 25 (13.89%) TDD
12 25 (13.89%) User Stories
13 24 (13.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
14 23 (12.78%) Software Delivery
15 21 (11.67%) Microservices
16 20 (11.11%) Agile Coaching
17 18 (10.00%) BDD
17 18 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 49 (27.22%) JavaScript
2 45 (25.00%) Java
3 18 (10.00%) Python
4 17 (9.44%) C#
5 15 (8.33%) SQL
6 8 (4.44%) C
7 7 (3.89%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.33%) Java 8
9 5 (2.78%) ES6
9 5 (2.78%) PHP
9 5 (2.78%) Shell Script
10 4 (2.22%) C++
11 2 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.11%) Ruby
11 2 (1.11%) XAML
12 1 (0.56%) Go
12 1 (0.56%) Perl
12 1 (0.56%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.56%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 35 (19.44%) Degree
2 5 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 4 (2.22%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.11%) DBS Check
4 2 (1.11%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.11%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.11%) PMP
4 2 (1.11%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.56%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (19.44%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.89%) Docker
2 1 (0.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.33%) Kibana
3 4 (2.22%) Terraform
4 3 (1.67%) Ansible
4 3 (1.67%) Puppet
5 1 (0.56%) logstash
5 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.56%) Packer
5 1 (0.56%) Salt
Vendors
1 30 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (8.89%) Atlassian
3 14 (7.78%) Pardot
3 14 (7.78%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 11 (6.11%) Oracle
5 7 (3.89%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.11%) New Relic
6 2 (1.11%) SAP
6 2 (1.11%) Tableau
6 2 (1.11%) Talend
7 1 (0.56%) Alteryx
7 1 (0.56%) Cognos
7 1 (0.56%) Facebook
7 1 (0.56%) Google
7 1 (0.56%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.56%) IBM
7 1 (0.56%) Informatica
7 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.56%) SnapLogic