The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 26 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 20 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.39% 3.05% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 4.15% 7.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 25
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £36,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 241 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.92% 73.48% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 187 255
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Agile Software Development
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
3 11 (34.38%) .NET
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (25.00%) Software Architecture
7 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (21.88%) Advertising
7 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
8 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 5 (15.63%) Web Services
9 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
9 5 (15.63%) CSS
9 5 (15.63%) HTML
9 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) jQuery
10 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
10 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
10 4 (12.50%) SQLite
10 4 (12.50%) WinForms
10 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
10 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
10 4 (12.50%) Web Development
10 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.50%) SQLite
3 2 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (21.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Web Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Lead Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Tester
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Tester
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Web Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 5 (15.63%) Web Services
3 5 (15.63%) CSS
3 5 (15.63%) HTML
3 5 (15.63%) jQuery
4 4 (12.50%) WinForms
4 4 (12.50%) J2EE
5 3 (9.38%) EJB
5 3 (9.38%) JPA
6 2 (6.25%) Java EE
6 2 (6.25%) JSON
6 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Spring
7 1 (3.13%) Struts
7 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 1 (3.13%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.25%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Web Development
5 4 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Project Management
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) BDD
6 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (9.38%) Load Testing
6 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 2 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 2 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 2 (6.25%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 20 (62.50%) SQL
2 12 (37.50%) C#
3 11 (34.38%) Java
4 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
6 4 (12.50%) VB6
6 4 (12.50%) Delphi
6 4 (12.50%) VB
7 2 (6.25%) Objective-C
7 2 (6.25%) Ruby
8 1 (3.13%) C
8 1 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Degree
2 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 4 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
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