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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 11
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 354 378 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 26.22% 25.13% 14.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.70% 29.86% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 241 260 93
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,100 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1153 1266 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.41% 84.18% 78.39%
Number of salaries quoted 676 828 524
Average salary £44,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.02% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 March 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 251 (34.96%) JavaScript
2 205 (28.55%) .NET
3 204 (28.41%) Finance
4 191 (26.60%) C#
5 182 (25.35%) Java
6 168 (23.40%) TDD
7 163 (22.70%) Scrum
8 161 (22.42%) Degree
9 159 (22.14%) Software Engineering
10 154 (21.45%) HTML
11 146 (20.33%) CSS
12 145 (20.19%) jQuery
13 144 (20.06%) MVC
14 131 (18.25%) SQL Server
15 129 (17.97%) SQL
15 129 (17.97%) ASP.NET
16 107 (14.90%) Banking
17 91 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
18 86 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
18 86 (11.98%) Computer Science
19 78 (10.86%) OO
20 77 (10.72%) Web Services
21 75 (10.45%) .NET Framework
22 72 (10.03%) Python
23 69 (9.61%) Waterfall
24 68 (9.47%) Project Management
25 67 (9.33%) Linux
25 67 (9.33%) QA
26 66 (9.19%) Telecoms
27 65 (9.05%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 33 (4.60%) JBoss
2 28 (3.90%) Node.js
3 20 (2.79%) WebSphere
4 14 (1.95%) CMS
5 13 (1.81%) SharePoint
6 12 (1.67%) IIS
7 7 (0.97%) WordPress
8 5 (0.70%) ArcGIS
8 5 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (0.56%) Drupal
9 4 (0.56%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.56%) Apache
9 4 (0.56%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.42%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.28%) Confluence
11 2 (0.28%) NServiceBus
11 2 (0.28%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 58 (8.08%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.25%) GIMP
2 9 (1.25%) Photoshop
2 9 (1.25%) MS Project
3 2 (0.28%) Mingle
3 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.84%) assyst
3 3 (0.42%) FINCAD Analytics
4 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 46 (6.41%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (5.57%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (4.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (2.92%) SaaS
5 5 (0.70%) AWS OpsWorks
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
6 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.79%) Ethernet
2 16 (2.23%) Internet
3 6 (0.84%) HTTP
4 4 (0.56%) LDAP
5 2 (0.28%) NAS
5 2 (0.28%) SSL
5 2 (0.28%) SAN
5 2 (0.28%) CTI
5 2 (0.28%) Intranet
6 1 (0.14%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.14%) DNS
6 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (18.25%) SQL Server
2 53 (7.38%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.79%) NoSQL
4 19 (2.65%) MySQL
5 17 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 15 (2.09%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.09%) RDBMS
7 12 (1.67%) Oracle Database
8 10 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (1.25%) Hadoop
10 6 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (0.70%) Big Data
11 5 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
14 1 (0.14%) PowerCenter
14 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 43 (5.99%) Selenium
2 41 (5.71%) Git (software)
3 31 (4.32%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (3.20%) Subversion
6 21 (2.92%) JIRA
7 15 (2.09%) Jenkins
8 10 (1.39%) Grunt
8 10 (1.39%) JUnit
8 10 (1.39%) Mercurial
8 10 (1.39%) WebDriver
8 10 (1.39%) QUnit
9 9 (1.25%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.25%) Ant
9 9 (1.25%) Maven
9 9 (1.25%) PhantomJS
10 7 (0.97%) Bugzilla
11 6 (0.84%) NUnit
11 6 (0.84%) Cucumber
12 5 (0.70%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 204 (28.41%) Finance
2 107 (14.90%) Banking
3 66 (9.19%) Telecoms
4 62 (8.64%) Games
5 40 (5.57%) Retail
6 38 (5.29%) Marketing
7 17 (2.37%) Electronics
8 12 (1.67%) General Ledger
9 7 (0.97%) Back Office
10 5 (0.70%) Front Office
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
12 3 (0.42%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 292 (40.67%) Developer
2 101 (14.07%) Software Engineer
3 81 (11.28%) Analyst
4 74 (10.31%) Software Developer
5 73 (10.17%) Java Developer
6 69 (9.61%) Project Manager
7 47 (6.55%) .NET Developer
8 43 (5.99%) C# Developer
9 40 (5.57%) Business Analyst
10 34 (4.74%) Senior Developer
10 34 (4.74%) QA Engineer
11 29 (4.04%) Architect
12 27 (3.76%) Senior Software Engineer
13 25 (3.48%) Front-End Developer
14 22 (3.06%) Test Analyst
15 21 (2.92%) Web Developer
16 19 (2.65%) .NET Software Engineer
17 18 (2.51%) Test Manager
17 18 (2.51%) Programmer
18 17 (2.37%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (28.55%) .NET
2 154 (21.45%) HTML
3 146 (20.33%) CSS
4 145 (20.19%) jQuery
5 129 (17.97%) ASP.NET
6 91 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 77 (10.72%) Web Services
8 75 (10.45%) .NET Framework
9 61 (8.50%) NHibernate
10 54 (7.52%) HTML5
10 54 (7.52%) Ajax
11 39 (5.43%) Hibernate
12 38 (5.29%) XML
13 36 (5.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 36 (5.01%) WCF
14 35 (4.87%) WPF
14 35 (4.87%) RESTful
15 33 (4.60%) Spring
16 30 (4.18%) AngularJS
17 29 (4.04%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 86 (11.98%) Computer Science
2 43 (5.99%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.46%) User Experience
5 31 (4.32%) Mathematics
6 30 (4.18%) Social Media
6 30 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
7 24 (3.34%) GIS
8 20 (2.79%) Cryptography
9 19 (2.65%) Visualisation
10 17 (2.37%) Data Integration
10 17 (2.37%) Xbox
10 17 (2.37%) CUDA
11 13 (1.81%) BBC
12 12 (1.67%) Physics
13 11 (1.53%) N-Tier
14 10 (1.39%) PMI
15 9 (1.25%) Open Source
16 8 (1.11%) EPoS
17 6 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 67 (9.33%) Linux
2 59 (8.22%) Windows
3 47 (6.55%) Apple iOS
4 37 (5.15%) Android
5 26 (3.62%) UNIX
6 9 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 7 (0.97%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.28%) AIX
9 1 (0.14%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (23.40%) TDD
2 163 (22.70%) Scrum
3 159 (22.14%) Software Engineering
4 144 (20.06%) MVC
5 86 (11.98%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (10.86%) OO
7 69 (9.61%) Waterfall
8 68 (9.47%) Project Management
9 61 (8.50%) Unit Testing
10 55 (7.66%) PRINCE2
11 50 (6.96%) Mentoring
12 43 (5.99%) Analytics
13 37 (5.15%) E-Commerce
14 36 (5.01%) Use Case
15 35 (4.87%) Software Testing
16 34 (4.74%) Web Development
17 32 (4.46%) Regression Testing
17 32 (4.46%) Test Scripting
18 28 (3.90%) Data Modelling
18 28 (3.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 251 (34.96%) JavaScript
2 191 (26.60%) C#
3 182 (25.35%) Java
4 129 (17.97%) SQL
5 72 (10.03%) Python
6 54 (7.52%) T-SQL
7 45 (6.27%) C++
8 44 (6.13%) PHP
9 28 (3.90%) Ruby
10 22 (3.06%) PL/SQL
11 19 (2.65%) C
11 19 (2.65%) XPath
12 17 (2.37%) VC++
13 13 (1.81%) Perl
13 13 (1.81%) VB.NET
14 9 (1.25%) ActionScript
15 7 (0.97%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.84%) PHP5
17 5 (0.70%) F#
18 4 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 161 (22.42%) Degree
2 31 (4.32%) ISEB
3 26 (3.62%) ISTQB
4 21 (2.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 13 (1.81%) PMI Certification
6 11 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.11%) ISEB Practitioner
8 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.42%) PMP
10 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
10 2 (0.28%) APMP
11 1 (0.14%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (9.33%) QA
2 12 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.42%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.28%) Docker
3 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (1.25%) Puppet
2 8 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 65 (9.05%) Microsoft
2 55 (7.66%) Oracle
3 14 (1.95%) Google
4 13 (1.81%) Apple
4 13 (1.81%) Sony
4 13 (1.81%) Yahoo!
4 13 (1.81%) Facebook
5 10 (1.39%) Sybase
6 9 (1.25%) Niku
7 8 (1.11%) Fujitsu
8 7 (0.97%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.70%) Appcelerator
9 5 (0.70%) Adobe
9 5 (0.70%) HP
10 4 (0.56%) Hyland
11 3 (0.42%) VMware
11 3 (0.42%) Informatica
12 2 (0.28%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.28%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.28%) Charles River
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