The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 21 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.65% 0.67% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 1.01% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 9
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,300 £38,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £42,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
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
93 198 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 76.86% 66.22% 75.08%
Number of salaries quoted 70 141 174
Average salary £43,250 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Ajax
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft