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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 6 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 319 212 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 21.80% 16.93% 19.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.23% 19.94% 24.20%
Number of salaries quoted 232 139 162
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,100 £32,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
1216 1063 1004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.12% 84.90% 81.43%
Number of salaries quoted 824 674 711
Average salary £41,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.82% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 17 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

1 228 (33.38%) .NET
2 210 (30.75%) C#
3 209 (30.60%) JavaScript
4 181 (26.50%) Java
4 181 (26.50%) Scrum
5 173 (25.33%) Degree
6 155 (22.69%) SQL Server
7 154 (22.55%) HTML
8 152 (22.25%) MVC
9 151 (22.11%) ASP.NET
9 151 (22.11%) CSS
10 145 (21.23%) Software Engineering
11 137 (20.06%) SQL
12 136 (19.91%) Finance
13 126 (18.45%) TDD
14 111 (16.25%) jQuery
15 109 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
16 103 (15.08%) Computer Science
17 100 (14.64%) Microsoft
18 95 (13.91%) OO
19 82 (12.01%) .NET Framework
20 79 (11.57%) XML
21 75 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
22 74 (10.83%) Linux
23 72 (10.54%) QA
24 70 (10.25%) C++
25 69 (10.10%) Selenium
26 66 (9.66%) Web Services
26 66 (9.66%) Waterfall
26 66 (9.66%) Analytical Skills

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 32 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.51%) Alfresco
3 19 (2.78%) CMS
4 18 (2.64%) Node.js
5 15 (2.20%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.90%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.76%) NServiceBus
8 9 (1.32%) IIS
9 8 (1.17%) Apache
9 8 (1.17%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (0.88%) Tomcat
10 6 (0.88%) Drupal
11 5 (0.73%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
13 2 (0.29%) Umbraco
13 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
13 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
14 1 (0.15%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 49 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.46%) MS Office
3 5 (0.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.59%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.59%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.44%) MS Project
5 3 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
3 11 (1.61%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (1.46%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.34%) Ethernet
2 13 (1.90%) Internet
3 10 (1.46%) HTTP
4 5 (0.73%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.29%) Intranet
5 2 (0.29%) SNMP
5 2 (0.29%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.15%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 155 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 54 (7.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 27 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 26 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 25 (3.66%) NoSQL
6 22 (3.22%) Big Data
7 20 (2.93%) MySQL
8 16 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 13 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.17%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (0.59%) PerformancePoint
12 4 (0.59%) Spotfire
12 4 (0.59%) QlikView
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.59%) Oracle BI EE
12 4 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 69 (10.10%) Selenium
2 46 (6.73%) Jenkins
3 42 (6.15%) Visual Studio
4 34 (4.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 32 (4.69%) Subversion
6 28 (4.10%) Git (software)
7 27 (3.95%) JIRA
8 20 (2.93%) Maven
9 18 (2.64%) Bugzilla
10 12 (1.76%) JUnit
10 12 (1.76%) SpecFlow
10 12 (1.76%) FogBugz
11 11 (1.61%) Artifactory
12 10 (1.46%) Fiddler
13 9 (1.32%) WebDriver
14 8 (1.17%) Eclipse
15 7 (1.02%) Ant
15 7 (1.02%) TestNG
16 6 (0.88%) TeamCity
16 6 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 136 (19.91%) Finance
2 34 (4.98%) Banking
3 28 (4.10%) Games
4 23 (3.37%) Retail
5 19 (2.78%) Marketing
6 17 (2.49%) Electronics
7 13 (1.90%) Publishing
8 7 (1.02%) Telecoms
9 6 (0.88%) French Language
9 6 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.73%) Automotive
11 4 (0.59%) Aerospace
12 3 (0.44%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.44%) Advertising
12 3 (0.44%) Local Government
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
Job Titles
1 259 (37.92%) Developer
2 116 (16.98%) Analyst
3 101 (14.79%) Software Engineer
4 87 (12.74%) Java Developer
5 70 (10.25%) Software Developer
6 59 (8.64%) Senior Developer
7 56 (8.20%) Business Analyst
8 53 (7.76%) .NET Developer
9 42 (6.15%) Senior Java Developer
10 39 (5.71%) Programmer
11 33 (4.83%) Senior Software Engineer
12 31 (4.54%) C# Developer
13 27 (3.95%) Tester
14 26 (3.81%) QA Engineer
15 24 (3.51%) Test Manager
15 24 (3.51%) Test Analyst
15 24 (3.51%) Web Developer
16 23 (3.37%) Architect
16 23 (3.37%) Project Manager
17 22 (3.22%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (33.38%) .NET
2 154 (22.55%) HTML
3 151 (22.11%) ASP.NET
3 151 (22.11%) CSS
4 111 (16.25%) jQuery
5 109 (15.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 82 (12.01%) .NET Framework
7 79 (11.57%) XML
8 66 (9.66%) Web Services
9 59 (8.64%) RESTful
10 58 (8.49%) Ajax
11 57 (8.35%) Hibernate
12 54 (7.91%) Spring
13 53 (7.76%) HTML5
14 50 (7.32%) NHibernate
15 48 (7.03%) WCF
16 41 (6.00%) JSON
17 40 (5.86%) CSS3
18 31 (4.54%) AngularJS
19 30 (4.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 103 (15.08%) Computer Science
2 66 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
3 47 (6.88%) Open Source
4 43 (6.30%) Mathematics
5 38 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 31 (4.54%) User Experience
7 30 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
8 28 (4.10%) Visualisation
9 18 (2.64%) Physics
10 16 (2.34%) CUDA
11 12 (1.76%) Social Media
12 9 (1.32%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.32%) N-Tier
12 9 (1.32%) BBC
13 7 (1.02%) Management Information System
14 5 (0.73%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.73%) E-Learning
14 5 (0.73%) Cryptography
15 4 (0.59%) W3C
16 3 (0.44%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 74 (10.83%) Linux
2 65 (9.52%) UNIX
3 56 (8.20%) Windows
4 18 (2.64%) AIX
5 14 (2.05%) Mac OS X
6 8 (1.17%) Apple iOS
7 6 (0.88%) Solaris
8 4 (0.59%) Fedora
8 4 (0.59%) Android
8 4 (0.59%) CentOS
8 4 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.29%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (26.50%) Scrum
2 152 (22.25%) MVC
3 145 (21.23%) Software Engineering
4 126 (18.45%) TDD
5 95 (13.91%) OO
6 75 (10.98%) Continuous Integration
7 66 (9.66%) Waterfall
8 65 (9.52%) SOA
9 64 (9.37%) BDD
10 62 (9.08%) Mentoring
11 58 (8.49%) Unit Testing
12 53 (7.76%) Business Analysis
13 45 (6.59%) Automated Testing
14 44 (6.44%) Project Management
15 43 (6.30%) Web Development
16 35 (5.12%) User Acceptance Testing
17 33 (4.83%) UML
18 32 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
19 31 (4.54%) Regression Testing
19 31 (4.54%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 210 (30.75%) C#
2 209 (30.60%) JavaScript
3 181 (26.50%) Java
4 137 (20.06%) SQL
5 70 (10.25%) C++
6 61 (8.93%) Python
7 52 (7.61%) Ruby
8 38 (5.56%) Perl
9 36 (5.27%) T-SQL
10 30 (4.39%) C
11 20 (2.93%) PL/SQL
12 18 (2.64%) PHP
13 16 (2.34%) VC++
14 14 (2.05%) Objective-C
15 13 (1.90%) CoffeeScript
16 11 (1.61%) VB.NET
17 5 (0.73%) F#
18 3 (0.44%) PowerShell
18 3 (0.44%) VBScript
19 2 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 173 (25.33%) Degree
2 26 (3.81%) ISEB
3 23 (3.37%) ISTQB
4 19 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 14 (2.05%) PhD
6 13 (1.90%) Postgraduate
7 6 (0.88%) CBAP
8 5 (0.73%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.59%) GIAC
10 2 (0.29%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.15%) HND
11 1 (0.15%) PMP
11 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.54%) QA
2 6 (0.88%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.59%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (1.76%) Puppet
2 9 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.73%) Capistrano
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.15%) Salt
Vendors
1 100 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.73%) JBoss
3 33 (4.83%) Oracle
4 23 (3.37%) Twitter
5 13 (1.90%) Google
6 12 (1.76%) Facebook
7 9 (1.32%) Apple
7 9 (1.32%) Yahoo!
7 9 (1.32%) Sony
8 8 (1.17%) Dell
9 6 (0.88%) Tableau
10 5 (0.73%) Zend
10 5 (0.73%) Informatica
10 5 (0.73%) Perforce
10 5 (0.73%) VMware
11 4 (0.59%) HP
11 4 (0.59%) Siebel
12 3 (0.44%) Charles River
13 2 (0.29%) Remedy
13 2 (0.29%) Atlassian
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