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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 11 17 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.94% 2.06% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.60% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £46,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.43% +16.87%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
28 77 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 82.35% 79.38% 66.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 50 156
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Development
3 2 (50.00%) Node.js
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) API Development
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) WPF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 2 (50.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (25.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cross-Browser Development
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) API Development
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA