The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 270 377 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 20.07% 24.45% 17.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.12% 28.39% 21.91%
Number of salaries quoted 188 257 113
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 £34,425 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1168 1328 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.84% 86.12% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 707 860 526
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Edinburgh region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

1 208 (32.60%) JavaScript
2 206 (32.29%) Finance
3 166 (26.02%) Java
4 164 (25.71%) C#
5 157 (24.61%) .NET
6 146 (22.88%) Scrum
7 145 (22.73%) HTML
8 140 (21.94%) TDD
9 132 (20.69%) CSS
10 126 (19.75%) Software Engineering
11 125 (19.59%) Degree
11 125 (19.59%) SQL Server
12 121 (18.97%) Banking
13 116 (18.18%) MVC
14 112 (17.55%) SQL
15 106 (16.61%) SDLC
16 102 (15.99%) jQuery
17 98 (15.36%) ASP.NET
18 73 (11.44%) Computer Science
19 71 (11.13%) Telecoms
20 69 (10.82%) Waterfall
21 68 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
22 62 (9.72%) QA
23 61 (9.56%) Web Services
23 61 (9.56%) Python
24 60 (9.40%) Unit Testing
25 58 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
25 58 (9.09%) Linux
26 57 (8.93%) Project Management
27 54 (8.46%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 36 (5.64%) JBoss
2 28 (4.39%) Node.js
3 22 (3.45%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.72%) CMS
5 8 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.10%) Apache
7 6 (0.94%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.94%) IIS
8 5 (0.78%) ArcGIS
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (0.63%) Drupal
10 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.31%) WordPress
11 2 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.16%) Moodle
12 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
Applications
1 44 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.57%) MS Project
3 4 (0.63%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.63%) GIMP
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Mingle
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (0.94%) assyst
1 6 (0.94%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.47%) LatentZero
3 3 (0.47%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.31%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 50 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.61%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (2.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (2.51%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.29%) Ethernet
2 16 (2.51%) Internet
3 7 (1.10%) HTTP
4 6 (0.94%) LDAP
5 5 (0.78%) CTI
6 3 (0.47%) Intranet
6 3 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (19.59%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.11%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.61%) NoSQL
4 16 (2.51%) RDBMS
4 16 (2.51%) MongoDB
5 15 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (2.19%) MySQL
7 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (1.57%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (0.94%) Big Data
9 6 (0.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 5 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
12 2 (0.31%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.31%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (7.52%) Selenium
2 36 (5.64%) Git (software)
3 23 (3.61%) Subversion
3 23 (3.61%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.13%) WebDriver
5 19 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (2.82%) JIRA
7 17 (2.66%) JUnit
8 13 (2.04%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.88%) Maven
10 10 (1.57%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.10%) Grunt
11 7 (1.10%) QUnit
11 7 (1.10%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.10%) Ant
12 5 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
13 4 (0.63%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.63%) PhantomJS
14 3 (0.47%) Selenium IDE
14 3 (0.47%) Appium
General
1 206 (32.29%) Finance
2 121 (18.97%) Banking
3 71 (11.13%) Telecoms
4 46 (7.21%) Games
5 36 (5.64%) Retail
6 16 (2.51%) Electronics
6 16 (2.51%) Marketing
7 13 (2.04%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.25%) Front Office
9 5 (0.78%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.47%) Advertising
12 2 (0.31%) Automotive
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.31%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.16%) International Banking
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 239 (37.46%) Developer
2 87 (13.64%) Analyst
3 80 (12.54%) Software Engineer
4 64 (10.03%) Project Manager
5 62 (9.72%) Java Developer
6 44 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 41 (6.43%) Software Developer
8 39 (6.11%) .NET Developer
9 36 (5.64%) Senior Developer
10 32 (5.02%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.92%) Architect
12 24 (3.76%) C# Developer
12 24 (3.76%) QA Engineer
13 23 (3.61%) Front-End Developer
14 21 (3.29%) Test Leader
15 20 (3.13%) Senior Software Engineer
16 19 (2.98%) Web Developer
17 17 (2.66%) Junior
18 16 (2.51%) Consultant
18 16 (2.51%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (24.61%) .NET
2 145 (22.73%) HTML
3 132 (20.69%) CSS
4 102 (15.99%) jQuery
5 98 (15.36%) ASP.NET
6 68 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 61 (9.56%) Web Services
8 54 (8.46%) HTML5
9 48 (7.52%) .NET Framework
10 41 (6.43%) RESTful
11 40 (6.27%) NHibernate
12 39 (6.11%) XML
13 38 (5.96%) Hibernate
14 37 (5.80%) Ajax
15 32 (5.02%) Spring
16 28 (4.39%) WPF
17 27 (4.23%) AngularJS
17 27 (4.23%) CSS3
17 27 (4.23%) WCF
18 26 (4.08%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 73 (11.44%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.27%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.39%) User Experience
4 25 (3.92%) Mobile App
4 25 (3.92%) Mathematics
5 23 (3.61%) Data Integration
6 21 (3.29%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.29%) Social Media
7 20 (3.13%) GIS
8 19 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (2.19%) BBC
9 14 (2.19%) CUDA
10 10 (1.57%) Xbox
11 9 (1.41%) Cryptography
11 9 (1.41%) PMI
12 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.78%) Physics
13 5 (0.78%) N-Tier
14 4 (0.63%) Digital Media
15 3 (0.47%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.09%) Linux
2 39 (6.11%) Windows
3 33 (5.17%) Apple iOS
4 28 (4.39%) Android
5 25 (3.92%) UNIX
6 9 (1.41%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.10%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (22.88%) Scrum
2 140 (21.94%) TDD
3 126 (19.75%) Software Engineering
4 116 (18.18%) MVC
5 106 (16.61%) SDLC
6 69 (10.82%) Waterfall
7 60 (9.40%) Unit Testing
8 58 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
9 57 (8.93%) Project Management
10 52 (8.15%) OO
11 49 (7.68%) PRINCE2
12 48 (7.52%) Mentoring
13 42 (6.58%) Software Testing
14 33 (5.17%) BDD
15 32 (5.02%) Test Automation
15 32 (5.02%) Test Scripting
16 31 (4.86%) Stakeholder Management
17 28 (4.39%) E-Commerce
18 27 (4.23%) Web Development
19 24 (3.76%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 208 (32.60%) JavaScript
2 166 (26.02%) Java
3 164 (25.71%) C#
4 112 (17.55%) SQL
5 61 (9.56%) Python
6 44 (6.90%) C++
7 39 (6.11%) T-SQL
8 35 (5.49%) PHP
9 22 (3.45%) C
10 18 (2.82%) Ruby
10 18 (2.82%) XPath
11 16 (2.51%) VC++
12 14 (2.19%) PL/SQL
13 9 (1.41%) Perl
14 7 (1.10%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.63%) ActionScript
16 3 (0.47%) VB
17 2 (0.31%) VBScript
17 2 (0.31%) VBA
17 2 (0.31%) F#
Qualifications
1 125 (19.59%) Degree
2 32 (5.02%) ISEB
3 30 (4.70%) ISTQB
4 19 (2.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (2.19%) PMI Certification
6 12 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.25%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.78%) PMP
9 4 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.31%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.31%) APMP
11 1 (0.16%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (9.72%) QA
2 12 (1.88%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
1 6 (0.94%) Puppet
1 6 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.47%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.16%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (8.46%) Oracle
2 43 (6.74%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.19%) Apple
3 14 (2.19%) Sony
3 14 (2.19%) Yahoo!
3 14 (2.19%) Google
3 14 (2.19%) Facebook
4 13 (2.04%) Informatica
5 9 (1.41%) Niku
6 8 (1.25%) Fujitsu
7 7 (1.10%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.10%) Sybase
8 6 (0.94%) Teradata
8 6 (0.94%) Adobe
8 6 (0.94%) Red Hat
8 6 (0.94%) Charles River
9 5 (0.78%) IBM
10 4 (0.63%) HP
11 3 (0.47%) Hyland
12 2 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Pension + Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + plus excellent benefits
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The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £54000 per annum + Car allowance, pension and healthcare
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Salary: £26000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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