The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 40 37 49
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.54% 2.82% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 3.83% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 6
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 235 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.60% 73.67% 71.52%
Number of salaries quoted 141 182 258
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £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 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Scrum
Scotland

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Scrum
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Aberdeen region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) Ajax
4 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (14.29%) jQuery
7 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
7 1 (14.29%) Finance
7 1 (14.29%) WinForms
7 1 (14.29%) IIS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Graduate
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Ajax
3 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (57.14%) WCF
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) jQuery
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 3 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft