Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 27 31
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 287 242 247
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.60% 8.76% 7.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.75% 9.73% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 274 268 252
Oxfordshire median annual salary £54,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.00% +6.38% +17.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 2,443 2,487 2,806
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 90.21% 89.98% 90.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2,138 2,048 2,235
Oxfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.26% +10.59%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +3 172 £52,500 +2.44% 22
Abingdon +16 23 £57,500 +15.00% 2
Wallingford 0 21 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Witney +9 7 £45,000 +11.80%
Kidlington +4 7 £67,500 +50.00% 1
Banbury 0 4 £55,750 +59.29%
Thame -7 2 £50,000 +11.11%
Wantage - 2 £46,250 -
Scrum
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 271 (94.43%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (49.13%) JavaScript
3 122 (42.51%) SQL
4 109 (37.98%) HTML
5 99 (34.49%) C#
6 98 (34.15%) CSS
7 91 (31.71%) TDD
8 85 (29.62%) Git (software)
9 77 (26.83%) .NET
9 77 (26.83%) Python
10 73 (25.44%) Kanban
11 70 (24.39%) AngularJS
12 67 (23.34%) Amazon AWS
13 64 (22.30%) Test Automation
14 59 (20.56%) Java
15 58 (20.21%) Jenkins
15 58 (20.21%) React
16 54 (18.82%) MVC
17 52 (18.12%) Software Engineering
17 52 (18.12%) jQuery
18 49 (17.07%) SQL Server
18 49 (17.07%) DevOps
19 47 (16.38%) Degree
20 46 (16.03%) HTML5
20 46 (16.03%) BDD
20 46 (16.03%) Node.js
21 45 (15.68%) Continuous Improvement
22 44 (15.33%) Mentoring
22 44 (15.33%) Linux
23 41 (14.29%) JIRA

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 36 (12.54%) Confluence
2 15 (5.23%) JBoss
3 13 (4.53%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.53%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.18%) Apache
5 10 (3.48%) Jetty
5 10 (3.48%) NServiceBus
6 9 (3.14%) nginx
6 9 (3.14%) WebLogic
7 7 (2.44%) CMS
8 3 (1.05%) IIS
9 1 (0.35%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 24 (8.36%) Chatbot
2 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (1.74%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (1.74%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 67 (23.34%) Amazon AWS
2 39 (13.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (7.32%) GitHub
4 16 (5.57%) npm
5 15 (5.23%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (4.88%) SaaS
7 11 (3.83%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (3.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 7 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (2.09%) Amazon S3
11 6 (2.09%) PaaS
12 5 (1.74%) Amazon EMR
12 5 (1.74%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 5 (1.74%) IaaS
13 3 (1.05%) Google Play
14 2 (0.70%) Serverless
14 2 (0.70%) Slack
15 1 (0.35%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.18%) HTTP
2 5 (1.74%) Broadband
3 3 (1.05%) Internet
4 2 (0.70%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.32%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (4.18%) MongoDB
3 12 (4.18%) RavenDB
4 11 (3.83%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.48%) MySQL
5 10 (3.48%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.14%) Event Store
7 7 (2.44%) Redis
8 6 (2.09%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.09%) Power BI
8 6 (2.09%) SQL Server 2016
9 5 (1.74%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.74%) Geospatial Data
10 4 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.39%) Big Data
10 4 (1.39%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.05%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 85 (29.62%) Git (software)
2 58 (20.21%) Jenkins
3 41 (14.29%) JIRA
4 35 (12.20%) webpack
5 33 (11.50%) Selenium
6 28 (9.76%) Grunt
7 24 (8.36%) gulp
7 24 (8.36%) Subversion
8 14 (4.88%) GitLab
9 13 (4.53%) JUnit
9 13 (4.53%) Visual Studio
10 12 (4.18%) Cucumber
10 12 (4.18%) NUnit
11 11 (3.83%) SoapUI
12 10 (3.48%) Vagrant
13 9 (3.14%) Mercurial
13 9 (3.14%) Mocha
13 9 (3.14%) SpecFlow
14 7 (2.44%) git-flow
14 7 (2.44%) Maven
General
1 24 (8.36%) Games
1 24 (8.36%) Retail
2 8 (2.79%) Marketing
3 6 (2.09%) Finance
3 6 (2.09%) Publishing
4 5 (1.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.70%) Military
6 1 (0.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 144 (50.17%) Developer
2 58 (20.21%) C# Developer
3 52 (18.12%) JavaScript Developer
4 47 (16.38%) Software Developer
5 46 (16.03%) HTML Developer
6 43 (14.98%) .NET Developer
7 39 (13.59%) C# Software Developer
8 35 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
8 35 (12.20%) HTML CSS Developer
9 33 (11.50%) .NET Software Developer
10 28 (9.76%) Software Engineer
11 23 (8.01%) Analyst
11 23 (8.01%) Lead Developer
11 23 (8.01%) Node.js Developer
12 22 (7.67%) React Developer
13 21 (7.32%) SQL Developer
13 21 (7.32%) Tester
14 20 (6.97%) Automation Tester
15 19 (6.62%) Senior Developer
16 18 (6.27%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (37.98%) HTML
2 98 (34.15%) CSS
3 77 (26.83%) .NET
4 70 (24.39%) AngularJS
5 58 (20.21%) React
6 52 (18.12%) jQuery
7 46 (16.03%) HTML5
7 46 (16.03%) Node.js
8 41 (14.29%) Web Services
9 26 (9.06%) CSS3
9 26 (9.06%) SOAP
10 22 (7.67%) ASP.NET
10 22 (7.67%) OpenGL
10 22 (7.67%) WebGL
11 21 (7.32%) ASP.NET Web API
11 21 (7.32%) RabbitMQ
12 20 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC
12 20 (6.97%) REST
13 17 (5.92%) RESTful
14 16 (5.57%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.10%) Computer Science
2 27 (9.41%) User Experience
3 22 (7.67%) Greenfield Project
4 17 (5.92%) Mobile App
5 16 (5.57%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (5.57%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (3.83%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.48%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (1.05%) Tandem
10 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.70%) NHS
10 2 (0.70%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.35%) Replication
11 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.33%) Linux
2 11 (3.83%) CentOS
2 11 (3.83%) Windows
3 10 (3.48%) Android
4 9 (3.14%) Debian
4 9 (3.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.39%) Unix
7 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.35%) Solaris
8 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.35%) VMS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (94.43%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (31.71%) TDD
3 73 (25.44%) Kanban
4 64 (22.30%) Test Automation
5 54 (18.82%) MVC
6 52 (18.12%) Software Engineering
7 49 (17.07%) DevOps
8 46 (16.03%) BDD
9 45 (15.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 44 (15.33%) Mentoring
11 40 (13.94%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (13.59%) SDLC
13 34 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (11.15%) Coaching
15 30 (10.45%) Unit Testing
16 29 (10.10%) Visualisation
17 27 (9.41%) Artificial Intelligence
18 24 (8.36%) Integration Testing
19 23 (8.01%) OOP
19 23 (8.01%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 141 (49.13%) JavaScript
2 122 (42.51%) SQL
3 99 (34.49%) C#
4 77 (26.83%) Python
5 59 (20.56%) Java
6 24 (8.36%) C++
7 22 (7.67%) GLSL
8 18 (6.27%) TypeScript
9 16 (5.57%) Apex Code
10 10 (3.48%) ES6
11 9 (3.14%) Bash Shell
11 9 (3.14%) C
11 9 (3.14%) Ruby
12 5 (1.74%) R
12 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.39%) Clojure
13 4 (1.39%) Lisp
13 4 (1.39%) PHP
13 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.39%) XAML
Qualifications
1 47 (16.38%) Degree
2 23 (8.01%) ISTQB
3 10 (3.48%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.35%) ISEB
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.20%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (8.36%) Docker
2 5 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 19 (6.62%) Puppet
2 17 (5.92%) Terraform
3 16 (5.57%) Ansible
4 13 (4.53%) Kubernetes
5 12 (4.18%) Packer
6 11 (3.83%) Kibana
6 11 (3.83%) logstash
6 11 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.35%) Salt
Vendors
1 25 (8.71%) Salesforce.com
2 21 (7.32%) Google
2 21 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.32%) Oracle
3 11 (3.83%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.79%) New Relic
4 8 (2.79%) Talend
5 6 (2.09%) Tableau
6 5 (1.74%) Cognos
6 5 (1.74%) Hyperion
6 5 (1.74%) SAP
6 5 (1.74%) Siebel
7 4 (1.39%) Twitter
8 1 (0.35%) Alteryx
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.35%) Facebook
8 1 (0.35%) Hortonworks
8 1 (0.35%) Perforce
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat