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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 10 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 17.86% 11.45% 9.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.61% 17.76% 12.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5 37 22
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £29,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £52,500 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
51 214 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.07% 64.46% 79.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 145 199
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 June 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (48.15%) .NET
2 12 (44.44%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) SDLC
4 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
5 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (25.93%) PRINCE
5 7 (25.93%) ITIL
5 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.93%) OOP
5 7 (25.93%) Java
6 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 5 (18.52%) CSS
7 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
8 4 (14.81%) ISEB
8 4 (14.81%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) WinForms
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Oracle
9 3 (11.11%) Java EE
9 3 (11.11%) JSON
9 3 (11.11%) TDD
9 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 2 (7.41%) JBoss
1 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
3 8 (29.63%) AWS Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Analyst
5 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Tester
7 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
7 2 (7.41%) Test Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Tester
8 1 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.11%) Java EE
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) WinForms
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.41%) WPF
5 2 (7.41%) jQuery
5 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Velocity
6 1 (3.70%) WCF
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) NHibernate
6 1 (3.70%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Android
1 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) OO
1 11 (40.74%) SDLC
2 10 (37.04%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.93%) ITIL
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.93%) PRINCE
3 7 (25.93%) OOP
4 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.81%) Scrum
5 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
6 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Project Management
7 2 (7.41%) UML
7 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
7 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) C#
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) Delphi
5 1 (3.70%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.70%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.70%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 7 (25.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (14.81%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Sun
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter
2 1 (3.70%) SAP