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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 24 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 19.64% 8.86% 15.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.57% 14.63% 18.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 23 36
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
51 164 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 91.07% 60.52% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 112 188
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (47.83%) .NET
1 11 (47.83%) SDLC
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 10 (43.48%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) OOP
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
6 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 4 (17.39%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
8 3 (13.04%) ISEB
8 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
9 2 (8.70%) WinForms
9 2 (8.70%) MVC
9 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
9 2 (8.70%) Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
9 2 (8.70%) CSS
9 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.70%) Delphi
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) VB.NET

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (4.35%) JBoss
1 1 (4.35%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) ReSharper
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
3 8 (34.78%) AWS Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Programmer
6 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Programmer
6 3 (13.04%) Test Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Software Tester
7 2 (8.70%) Tester
7 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Software Test Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Tester
7 2 (8.70%) Senior Tester
8 1 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (47.83%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) WinForms
2 2 (8.70%) WPF
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.35%) Contract for Difference
3 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) SDLC
2 10 (43.48%) Mentoring
3 9 (39.13%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) ITIL
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE
4 7 (30.43%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) TDD
8 2 (8.70%) MVC
8 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
8 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Time Management
9 1 (4.35%) Kanban
9 1 (4.35%) Parallel Programming
9 1 (4.35%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) C#
2 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 4 (17.39%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Delphi
4 2 (8.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (13.04%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
4 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Sun