The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 9 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 17 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 14.17% 7.09% 7.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.28% 10.58% 10.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 15
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Agile Software Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 189 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 77.50% 67.02% 75.09%
Number of salaries quoted 70 135 166
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £26,826
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Aberdeen region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development.

1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 12 (42.86%) OO
2 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 11 (39.29%) C#
4 10 (35.71%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
5 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
6 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 7 (25.00%) CSS
7 7 (25.00%) HTML
7 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 5 (17.86%) Scrum
8 5 (17.86%) ISEB
8 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
9 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 4 (14.29%) Java EE
9 4 (14.29%) OOP
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 4 (14.29%) ITIL
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) MVC
10 3 (10.71%) WinForms
10 3 (10.71%) UML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) JBoss
1 1 (3.57%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Maven
2 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Software Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Test Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) Software Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 7 (25.00%) CSS
3 7 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (14.29%) Java EE
5 3 (10.71%) JSON
5 3 (10.71%) WinForms
5 3 (10.71%) Ajax
6 2 (7.14%) Spring
6 2 (7.14%) WCF
6 2 (7.14%) SOAP
6 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 2 (7.14%) Flash
6 2 (7.14%) CSS3
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.57%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (3.57%) Statistics
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) OO
2 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
4 4 (14.29%) OOP
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 4 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 3 (10.71%) UML
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) TDD
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
2 10 (35.71%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 2 (7.14%) ActionScript
5 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.57%) R
6 1 (3.57%) Python
6 1 (3.57%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.57%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (17.86%) ISEB
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.57%) PhD
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco
4 1 (3.57%) Informatica
4 1 (3.57%) Teradata
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter