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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 15 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.23% 9.70% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.81% 15.65% 9.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 33 14
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £35,000 £30,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £50,000 £55,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,596 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +5.00%
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
63 230 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 80.77% 61.99% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 148 196
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 £28,350 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +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 May 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 May 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%) OO
3 11 (40.74%) C#
3 11 (40.74%) Degree
3 11 (40.74%) SDLC
4 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (29.63%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) SQL
6 7 (25.93%) Computer Science
7 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
7 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 6 (22.22%) HTML
7 6 (22.22%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) ITIL
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
7 6 (22.22%) OOP
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (22.22%) PRINCE
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB
8 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
8 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
8 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
9 4 (14.81%) Java EE
9 4 (14.81%) Scrum
10 3 (11.11%) WinForms
10 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
10 3 (11.11%) UML
10 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Ajax

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) AWS Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Junior
6 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 6 (22.22%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) HTML
3 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 4 (14.81%) Java EE
5 3 (11.11%) JSON
5 3 (11.11%) WinForms
5 3 (11.11%) Ajax
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (7.41%) SOAP
6 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 2 (7.41%) Flash
6 2 (7.41%) WCF
6 2 (7.41%) WPF
6 2 (7.41%) jQuery
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.41%) HTML5
6 2 (7.41%) CSS3
7 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (3.70%) Entity Framework
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 2 (7.41%) Android
1 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) OO
2 11 (40.74%) SDLC
3 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 6 (22.22%) ITIL
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 6 (22.22%) OOP
5 5 (18.52%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Time Management
8 2 (7.41%) Web Development
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) Android Development
8 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
8 2 (7.41%) Test Planning
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C#
2 8 (29.63%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.41%) ActionScript
6 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) Apple Swift
6 2 (7.41%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
2 6 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (18.52%) ISEB
4 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter
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