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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 20 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 11 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.04% 9.12% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 11.93% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 12
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,500 £37,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
161 243 227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 59.19% 76.42% 72.29%
Number of salaries quoted 107 181 167
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £32,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
4 13 (37.14%) Advertising
5 11 (31.43%) Project Planning
5 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
6 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (25.71%) jQuery
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) HTML
7 9 (25.71%) CSS
8 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
8 8 (22.86%) Java
9 7 (20.00%) C#
9 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (20.00%) Web Services
9 7 (20.00%) WinForms
9 7 (20.00%) Web Development
9 7 (20.00%) SQLite
10 6 (17.14%) SOA
10 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
11 5 (14.29%) Project Management
11 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
12 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
12 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
12 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
12 4 (11.43%) ISEB
13 3 (8.57%) J2EE
13 3 (8.57%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (20.00%) SQLite
2 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (37.14%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Lead Web Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Software Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Software Tester
8 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Tester
9 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Test Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) jQuery
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
1 9 (25.71%) HTML
1 9 (25.71%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 7 (20.00%) Web Services
3 7 (20.00%) WinForms
4 3 (8.57%) J2EE
4 3 (8.57%) EJB
4 3 (8.57%) JPA
5 2 (5.71%) Ext JS
5 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.71%) Struts2
5 2 (5.71%) Struts
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
6 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.86%) Java EE
6 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.86%) HTML5
6 1 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 11 (31.43%) Project Planning
3 7 (20.00%) Web Development
4 6 (17.14%) SOA
5 5 (14.29%) Project Management
5 5 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 4 (11.43%) Process Improvement
6 4 (11.43%) Automated Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.71%) Security Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Software Testing
8 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
8 2 (5.71%) Change Management
8 2 (5.71%) MVC
9 1 (2.86%) Web Design
9 1 (2.86%) Scrum
9 1 (2.86%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) SQL
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) Java
4 7 (20.00%) C#
5 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.71%) Groovy
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ISTQB
1 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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