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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 159 116 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.63% 9.53% 13.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.06% 11.23% 16.97%
Number of salaries quoted 92 70 114
Average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,150 £26,900 £26,573
10% offered a salary of more than £53,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1217 1033 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.35% 84.88% 79.41%
Number of salaries quoted 821 640 675
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 112 (30.35%) Java
2 106 (28.73%) JavaScript
3 102 (27.64%) C#
3 102 (27.64%) HTML
4 99 (26.83%) CSS
5 95 (25.75%) .NET
6 82 (22.22%) Scrum
7 81 (21.95%) SQL
7 81 (21.95%) Degree
8 74 (20.05%) SQL Server
8 74 (20.05%) Software Engineering
9 72 (19.51%) MVC
10 70 (18.97%) Finance
11 68 (18.43%) ASP.NET
12 65 (17.62%) jQuery
13 58 (15.72%) Linux
14 57 (15.45%) Web Services
15 50 (13.55%) Spring
15 50 (13.55%) RESTful
16 49 (13.28%) Computer Science
16 49 (13.28%) XML
17 47 (12.74%) SOA
17 47 (12.74%) Microsoft
18 44 (11.92%) Hibernate
18 44 (11.92%) HTML5
19 43 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
19 43 (11.65%) Selenium
19 43 (11.65%) UNIX
20 42 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (11.11%) Jenkins

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 26 (7.05%) Alfresco
2 9 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 9 (2.44%) WebLogic
3 8 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.17%) Node.js
4 7 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (1.90%) IIS
4 7 (1.90%) Apache
5 6 (1.63%) CMS
6 5 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 4 (1.08%) Drupal
8 3 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe CQ
9 2 (0.54%) SAS
10 1 (0.27%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.27%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 20 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.54%) MS Project
4 2 (0.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.34%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (2.17%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.44%) Internet
2 7 (1.90%) HTTP
3 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.54%) SNMP
5 1 (0.27%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (20.05%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (4.07%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (3.79%) Big Data
5 12 (3.25%) MySQL
6 11 (2.98%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.71%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (1.90%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.54%) OLAP
11 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 43 (11.65%) Selenium
2 41 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 20 (5.42%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.88%) Maven
5 17 (4.61%) JIRA
6 16 (4.34%) Subversion
7 14 (3.79%) Bugzilla
8 13 (3.52%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.98%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (2.71%) Fiddler
10 10 (2.71%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.71%) FogBugz
11 7 (1.90%) Eclipse
12 5 (1.36%) JUnit
12 5 (1.36%) TeamCity
12 5 (1.36%) Mercurial
12 5 (1.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 5 (1.36%) Axure RP
13 4 (1.08%) Ant
14 2 (0.54%) ERwin
General
1 70 (18.97%) Finance
2 30 (8.13%) Banking
3 15 (4.07%) Marketing
4 12 (3.25%) Retail
5 5 (1.36%) French Language
6 4 (1.08%) Games
6 4 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.08%) Automotive
7 3 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
9 1 (0.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 136 (36.86%) Developer
2 61 (16.53%) Analyst
3 57 (15.45%) Java Developer
4 49 (13.28%) Software Engineer
5 36 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 33 (8.94%) Business Analyst
7 29 (7.86%) Software Developer
8 25 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
9 23 (6.23%) Project Manager
9 23 (6.23%) .NET Developer
10 22 (5.96%) Senior Software Engineer
11 18 (4.88%) C# Developer
12 17 (4.61%) Architect
13 16 (4.34%) Product Manager
14 15 (4.07%) Software Manager
15 14 (3.79%) Software Development Engineer
15 14 (3.79%) Development Engineer
16 13 (3.52%) Test Manager
17 12 (3.25%) Java Team Leader
17 12 (3.25%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (27.64%) HTML
2 99 (26.83%) CSS
3 95 (25.75%) .NET
4 68 (18.43%) ASP.NET
5 65 (17.62%) jQuery
6 57 (15.45%) Web Services
7 50 (13.55%) Spring
7 50 (13.55%) RESTful
8 49 (13.28%) XML
9 44 (11.92%) Hibernate
9 44 (11.92%) HTML5
10 43 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (10.84%) JSON
12 36 (9.76%) .NET Framework
13 31 (8.40%) Gherkin
14 30 (8.13%) Ajax
15 27 (7.32%) CSS3
16 22 (5.96%) XHTML
17 17 (4.61%) LESS
18 15 (4.07%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.28%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.94%) Open Source
3 26 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
4 22 (5.96%) Mobile App
5 10 (2.71%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.36%) W3C
8 4 (1.08%) E-Learning
8 4 (1.08%) Physics
9 3 (0.81%) Social Media
9 3 (0.81%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.81%) EPoS
10 2 (0.54%) Firmware
10 2 (0.54%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.54%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.54%) Statistics
10 2 (0.54%) Informatics
10 2 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
11 1 (0.27%) Economics
11 1 (0.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.72%) Linux
2 43 (11.65%) UNIX
3 9 (2.44%) AIX
4 7 (1.90%) Windows
5 6 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 4 (1.08%) Fedora
6 4 (1.08%) CentOS
6 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (22.22%) Scrum
2 74 (20.05%) Software Engineering
3 72 (19.51%) MVC
4 47 (12.74%) SOA
5 42 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (11.11%) OO
6 41 (11.11%) TDD
7 39 (10.57%) Business Analysis
7 39 (10.57%) BDD
8 35 (9.49%) Web Development
8 35 (9.49%) Automated Testing
9 27 (7.32%) Document Management
10 26 (7.05%) Unit Testing
11 25 (6.78%) Product Management
11 25 (6.78%) Project Management
12 23 (6.23%) UML
13 20 (5.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 18 (4.88%) Use Case
14 18 (4.88%) Data Modelling
14 18 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 112 (30.35%) Java
2 106 (28.73%) JavaScript
3 102 (27.64%) C#
4 81 (21.95%) SQL
5 38 (10.30%) Python
6 33 (8.94%) C++
7 31 (8.40%) Perl
7 31 (8.40%) Ruby
8 15 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 14 (3.79%) PL/SQL
10 13 (3.52%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.98%) C
11 11 (2.98%) PHP
12 8 (2.17%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.81%) VB.NET
14 2 (0.54%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.54%) VB6
14 2 (0.54%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 81 (21.95%) Degree
2 15 (4.07%) ISEB
3 13 (3.52%) Postgraduate
4 8 (2.17%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (1.08%) GIAC
6 4 (1.08%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.54%) PMP
7 2 (0.54%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.27%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.21%) QA
2 3 (0.81%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (2.17%) Puppet
2 4 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.54%) Nagios
3 2 (0.54%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 47 (12.74%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.30%) JBoss
3 17 (4.61%) Oracle
4 8 (2.17%) Dell
5 7 (1.90%) Twitter
6 5 (1.36%) Perforce
6 5 (1.36%) Zend
7 4 (1.08%) Google
8 3 (0.81%) Charles River
8 3 (0.81%) Facebook
9 2 (0.54%) New Relic
9 2 (0.54%) SAP
9 2 (0.54%) Teradata
9 2 (0.54%) Tableau
9 2 (0.54%) Greenplum
9 2 (0.54%) Informatica
9 2 (0.54%) Adobe
9 2 (0.54%) IBM
10 1 (0.27%) Sybase
10 1 (0.27%) Business Objects
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Posted: 3 days ago
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