Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -2 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 215 263 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.56% 8.46% 7.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 9.37% 8.27%
Number of salaries quoted 201 283 211
Oxfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +4.65%
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +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 2,292 2,806 2,562
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 91.21% 90.31% 90.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1,980 2,305 2,033
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,100 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £65,750
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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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 -1 138 £55,000 +10.00% 25
Abingdon +28 27 £57,500 +15.00% 5
Wallingford -4 9 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Banbury -7 7 £42,500 +21.43%
Witney +4 2 £53,750 +33.54% 3
Kidlington +6 1 - - 2
Thame -9 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Wantage - 1 £50,000 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 13 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 201 (93.49%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (45.12%) JavaScript
3 78 (36.28%) SQL
4 71 (33.02%) C#
5 67 (31.16%) HTML
6 63 (29.30%) CSS
7 61 (28.37%) Test Automation
8 59 (27.44%) TDD
9 56 (26.05%) Git (software)
9 56 (26.05%) Python
10 49 (22.79%) Kanban
11 48 (22.33%) .NET
12 47 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
13 46 (21.40%) Java
13 46 (21.40%) AngularJS
14 44 (20.47%) Software Engineering
15 42 (19.53%) DevOps
16 40 (18.60%) Jenkins
17 38 (17.67%) Node.js
17 38 (17.67%) React
17 38 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
18 37 (17.21%) Degree
19 36 (16.74%) jQuery
20 35 (16.28%) QA
20 35 (16.28%) Linux
20 35 (16.28%) BDD
21 32 (14.88%) Mentoring
22 31 (14.42%) SDLC
22 31 (14.42%) MVC
22 31 (14.42%) SQL Server

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 16 (7.44%) Confluence
2 14 (6.51%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (5.12%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.65%) Apache
5 9 (4.19%) CMS
6 8 (3.72%) Jetty
6 8 (3.72%) nginx
6 8 (3.72%) WebLogic
7 7 (3.26%) JBoss
7 7 (3.26%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.40%) GlassFish
8 3 (1.40%) IIS
8 3 (1.40%) WildFly
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (6.51%) Chatbot
2 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.86%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (6.51%) npm
4 11 (5.12%) GitHub
5 9 (4.19%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (4.19%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (4.19%) Google Cloud Platform
6 8 (3.72%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 8 (3.72%) Amazon S3
6 8 (3.72%) Amazon SQS
6 8 (3.72%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (3.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (2.79%) Amazon EMR
9 5 (2.33%) SaaS
10 3 (1.40%) Google Play
11 2 (0.93%) Serverless
12 1 (0.47%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
12 1 (0.47%) Azure Functions
12 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.65%) HTTP
2 5 (2.33%) Broadband
3 3 (1.40%) MQTT
4 2 (0.93%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.42%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.37%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (6.98%) MongoDB
4 10 (4.65%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.19%) Redis
6 7 (3.26%) MySQL
6 7 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 7 (3.26%) Power BI
6 7 (3.26%) RDBMS
7 6 (2.79%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (2.79%) Event Store
7 6 (2.79%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.86%) Big Data
8 4 (1.86%) Geospatial Data
9 3 (1.40%) RethinkDB
9 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.93%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 56 (26.05%) Git (software)
2 40 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 24 (11.16%) Selenium
3 24 (11.16%) webpack
4 23 (10.70%) JIRA
5 21 (9.77%) Grunt
6 17 (7.91%) Cucumber
7 15 (6.98%) Subversion
8 14 (6.51%) gulp
9 12 (5.58%) GitLab
10 9 (4.19%) Vagrant
11 8 (3.72%) NUnit
12 7 (3.26%) Bitbucket
12 7 (3.26%) git-flow
12 7 (3.26%) Mocha
12 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
13 6 (2.79%) JUnit
13 6 (2.79%) Maven
13 6 (2.79%) Mercurial
13 6 (2.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 17 (7.91%) Retail
2 15 (6.98%) Games
3 10 (4.65%) Publishing
4 5 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.40%) French Language
5 3 (1.40%) German Language
5 3 (1.40%) Italian Language
5 3 (1.40%) Mandarin Language
5 3 (1.40%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.47%) Back Office
6 1 (0.47%) Finance
6 1 (0.47%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (43.72%) Developer
2 34 (15.81%) C# Developer
3 33 (15.35%) JavaScript Developer
4 30 (13.95%) Software Developer
5 28 (13.02%) HTML Developer
6 24 (11.16%) Software Engineer
7 23 (10.70%) .NET Developer
7 23 (10.70%) C# Software Developer
8 22 (10.23%) HTML CSS Developer
9 20 (9.30%) Analyst
10 19 (8.84%) C# .NET Developer
11 17 (7.91%) .NET Software Developer
12 16 (7.44%) Lead Developer
13 15 (6.98%) Node.js Developer
13 15 (6.98%) Python Developer
13 15 (6.98%) Tester
14 14 (6.51%) Automation Tester
14 14 (6.51%) React Developer
15 13 (6.05%) Team Leader
15 13 (6.05%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (31.16%) HTML
2 63 (29.30%) CSS
3 48 (22.33%) .NET
4 46 (21.40%) AngularJS
5 38 (17.67%) Node.js
5 38 (17.67%) React
6 36 (16.74%) jQuery
7 28 (13.02%) HTML5
8 27 (12.56%) Web Services
9 16 (7.44%) SOAP
10 15 (6.98%) CSS3
10 15 (6.98%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (6.51%) OpenGL
11 14 (6.51%) WebGL
12 12 (5.58%) JSON
12 12 (5.58%) REST
13 11 (5.12%) ASP.NET
13 11 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (5.12%) Elastic Stack
14 10 (4.65%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.30%) User Experience
2 14 (6.51%) Greenfield Project
3 11 (5.12%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (4.65%) Mobile App
5 9 (4.19%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.72%) Linux Command Line
7 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
8 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
8 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.47%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (16.28%) Linux
2 9 (4.19%) CentOS
3 8 (3.72%) Debian
3 8 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (3.72%) Windows
4 7 (3.26%) Android
5 4 (1.86%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.86%) Unix
6 1 (0.47%) FreeBSD
6 1 (0.47%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.47%) VMS
6 1 (0.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (93.49%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.37%) Test Automation
3 59 (27.44%) TDD
4 49 (22.79%) Kanban
5 44 (20.47%) Software Engineering
6 42 (19.53%) DevOps
7 38 (17.67%) Problem-Solving
8 35 (16.28%) BDD
9 32 (14.88%) Mentoring
10 31 (14.42%) MVC
10 31 (14.42%) SDLC
11 26 (12.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (10.23%) Coaching
12 22 (10.23%) Visualisation
13 21 (9.77%) Computer Science
14 18 (8.37%) Acceptance Criteria
14 18 (8.37%) Technical Leadership
15 17 (7.91%) Artificial Intelligence
15 17 (7.91%) Unit Testing
16 16 (7.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 97 (45.12%) JavaScript
2 78 (36.28%) SQL
3 71 (33.02%) C#
4 56 (26.05%) Python
5 46 (21.40%) Java
6 21 (9.77%) C++
7 14 (6.51%) GLSL
8 12 (5.58%) C
9 10 (4.65%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.65%) TypeScript
10 8 (3.72%) Apex Code
11 7 (3.26%) ES6
11 7 (3.26%) Shell Script
12 5 (2.33%) R
13 4 (1.86%) XAML
14 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.40%) Ruby
15 2 (0.93%) Go
15 2 (0.93%) Java 8
15 2 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (17.21%) Degree
2 14 (6.51%) ISTQB
3 11 (5.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (16.28%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (11.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (7.44%) Kubernetes
1 16 (7.44%) Puppet
1 16 (7.44%) Terraform
2 15 (6.98%) Ansible
3 11 (5.12%) Kibana
3 11 (5.12%) Packer
4 10 (4.65%) logstash
5 9 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.47%) Salt
Vendors
1 14 (6.51%) Oracle
2 13 (6.05%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (5.58%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.12%) Google
5 9 (4.19%) New Relic
6 8 (3.72%) Xamarin
7 7 (3.26%) Tableau
8 6 (2.79%) Cognos
9 5 (2.33%) Talend
10 1 (0.47%) Alteryx
10 1 (0.47%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.47%) Facebook
10 1 (0.47%) Hortonworks
10 1 (0.47%) Perforce
10 1 (0.47%) Red Hat