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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 22 12 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 6 32 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.29% 11.76% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 15.92% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 8
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -25.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £32,500 £46,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
150 201 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 57.25% 73.90% 69.23%
Number of salaries quoted 94 158 147
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £73,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
3 13 (40.63%) Advertising
4 11 (34.38%) Project Planning
5 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
6 9 (28.13%) CSS
6 9 (28.13%) HTML
6 9 (28.13%) jQuery
6 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (25.00%) Java
7 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
8 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 7 (21.88%) Web Services
8 7 (21.88%) Web Development
8 7 (21.88%) SQLite
9 6 (18.75%) WinForms
9 6 (18.75%) SOA
9 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
9 6 (18.75%) C#
9 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 5 (15.63%) Project Management
11 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
11 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
11 4 (12.50%) ISEB
12 3 (9.38%) J2EE
12 3 (9.38%) Oracle
12 3 (9.38%) EJB

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
1 7 (21.88%) SQLite
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
General
1 13 (40.63%) Advertising
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Web Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Developer
3 6 (18.75%) Lead Web Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Software Developer
4 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.50%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Tester
8 1 (3.13%) Business Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Functional Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Business Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Functional Test Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (28.13%) HTML
1 9 (28.13%) CSS
1 9 (28.13%) jQuery
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
3 7 (21.88%) Web Services
4 6 (18.75%) WinForms
5 3 (9.38%) EJB
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE
5 3 (9.38%) JPA
6 2 (6.25%) Struts2
6 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
6 2 (6.25%) Struts
7 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.13%) HTML5
7 1 (3.13%) CSS3
7 1 (3.13%) Java EE
7 1 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) Software Architecture
2 11 (34.38%) Project Planning
3 7 (21.88%) Web Development
4 6 (18.75%) SOA
4 6 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) Process Improvement
7 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) Change Management
8 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (3.13%) Functional Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Test Strategy
9 1 (3.13%) MVC
9 1 (3.13%) Web Design
9 1 (3.13%) Software Testing
9 1 (3.13%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (59.38%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (25.00%) Java
4 6 (18.75%) C#
4 6 (18.75%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
6 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) ISEB
1 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Twitter