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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 382 283 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 28.32% 20.63% 18.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.48% 24.76% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 275 188 141
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
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
1141 1143 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.58% 83.31% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 744 748 622
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,050 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 235 (33.38%) .NET
2 234 (33.24%) JavaScript
3 197 (27.98%) Finance
4 192 (27.27%) C#
5 167 (23.72%) Scrum
5 167 (23.72%) Software Engineering
6 160 (22.73%) TDD
7 158 (22.44%) Java
8 149 (21.16%) ASP.NET
9 148 (21.02%) Degree
10 145 (20.60%) SQL Server
10 145 (20.60%) MVC
11 140 (19.89%) SQL
12 139 (19.74%) jQuery
13 131 (18.61%) HTML
13 131 (18.61%) CSS
14 111 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
15 83 (11.79%) Microsoft
16 82 (11.65%) Banking
17 81 (11.51%) .NET Framework
17 81 (11.51%) Computer Science
18 80 (11.36%) OO
19 79 (11.22%) NHibernate
20 78 (11.08%) Linux
21 77 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
22 75 (10.65%) QA
23 69 (9.80%) Python
24 68 (9.66%) Web Services
24 68 (9.66%) Waterfall
25 63 (8.95%) Windows

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 28 (3.98%) Node.js
2 22 (3.13%) CMS
3 15 (2.13%) JBoss
4 14 (1.99%) SharePoint
5 12 (1.70%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.56%) WebSphere
6 11 (1.56%) IIS
7 8 (1.14%) NServiceBus
8 7 (0.99%) WordPress
8 7 (0.99%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.85%) Apache
9 6 (0.85%) Umbraco
10 5 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
11 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.43%) Drupal
11 3 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.28%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.28%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 59 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.28%) GIMP
2 9 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.71%) MS Project
4 2 (0.28%) MS Office
4 2 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.28%) Mingle
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (0.43%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.28%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (6.11%) Amazon EC2
2 36 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.41%) SaaS
5 4 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.84%) Ethernet
2 12 (1.70%) Internet
3 9 (1.28%) HTTP
4 4 (0.57%) Intranet
4 4 (0.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.43%) DNS
6 2 (0.28%) SAN
6 2 (0.28%) CTI
6 2 (0.28%) SNMP
6 2 (0.28%) LDAP
6 2 (0.28%) NAS
7 1 (0.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 56 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 21 (2.98%) NoSQL
5 19 (2.70%) MySQL
6 17 (2.41%) RDBMS
6 17 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (2.27%) Big Data
8 9 (1.28%) MongoDB
8 9 (1.28%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.28%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.43%) VoltDB
11 3 (0.43%) DB2
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle OWB
12 2 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 48 (6.82%) Visual Studio
2 45 (6.39%) Git (software)
3 32 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (4.40%) Subversion
4 31 (4.40%) Selenium
5 22 (3.13%) JIRA
6 14 (1.99%) Jenkins
7 12 (1.70%) Bugzilla
7 12 (1.70%) Maven
8 10 (1.42%) Mercurial
9 9 (1.28%) Grunt
9 9 (1.28%) PhantomJS
9 9 (1.28%) QUnit
9 9 (1.28%) Jasmine
9 9 (1.28%) SpecFlow
10 8 (1.14%) JUnit
11 7 (0.99%) FogBugz
12 6 (0.85%) NUnit
13 5 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
13 5 (0.71%) Clang
General
1 197 (27.98%) Finance
2 82 (11.65%) Banking
3 54 (7.67%) Games
4 45 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 39 (5.54%) Retail
6 35 (4.97%) Marketing
7 21 (2.98%) Electronics
8 7 (0.99%) Back Office
9 6 (0.85%) Retail Banking
10 5 (0.71%) Local Government
10 5 (0.71%) General Ledger
11 4 (0.57%) Advertising
12 3 (0.43%) Front Office
12 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.28%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 273 (38.78%) Developer
2 101 (14.35%) Analyst
2 101 (14.35%) Software Engineer
3 79 (11.22%) Software Developer
4 60 (8.52%) Java Developer
5 58 (8.24%) .NET Developer
6 55 (7.81%) Business Analyst
7 51 (7.24%) Project Manager
8 45 (6.39%) C# Developer
9 34 (4.83%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.55%) QA Engineer
11 31 (4.40%) Programmer
12 28 (3.98%) Senior Software Engineer
13 27 (3.84%) Architect
14 23 (3.27%) Front-End Developer
14 23 (3.27%) .NET Programmer
15 22 (3.13%) Software Programmer
16 21 (2.98%) Web Developer
17 20 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
17 20 (2.84%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 235 (33.38%) .NET
2 149 (21.16%) ASP.NET
3 139 (19.74%) jQuery
4 131 (18.61%) HTML
4 131 (18.61%) CSS
5 111 (15.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 81 (11.51%) .NET Framework
7 79 (11.22%) NHibernate
8 68 (9.66%) Web Services
9 61 (8.66%) Ajax
10 51 (7.24%) XML
11 45 (6.39%) WCF
12 40 (5.68%) HTML5
13 37 (5.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 35 (4.97%) WPF
15 32 (4.55%) Hibernate
16 31 (4.40%) RESTful
17 30 (4.26%) Spring
17 30 (4.26%) AngularJS
18 28 (3.98%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 81 (11.51%) Computer Science
2 55 (7.81%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.82%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.97%) Mathematics
5 30 (4.26%) Social Media
6 29 (4.12%) User Experience
7 26 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (3.55%) Cryptography
9 21 (2.98%) Visualisation
10 20 (2.84%) CUDA
11 15 (2.13%) Xbox
11 15 (2.13%) BBC
11 15 (2.13%) GIS
12 14 (1.99%) N-Tier
13 11 (1.56%) Physics
14 10 (1.42%) EPoS
15 9 (1.28%) Data Integration
16 6 (0.85%) PMI
16 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
16 6 (0.85%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.08%) Linux
2 63 (8.95%) Windows
3 43 (6.11%) UNIX
4 36 (5.11%) Apple iOS
5 28 (3.98%) Android
6 11 (1.56%) AIX
7 4 (0.57%) Fedora
8 3 (0.43%) CentOS
8 3 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (23.72%) Scrum
1 167 (23.72%) Software Engineering
2 160 (22.73%) TDD
3 145 (20.60%) MVC
4 80 (11.36%) OO
5 77 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (9.66%) Waterfall
7 63 (8.95%) Unit Testing
8 59 (8.38%) Project Management
9 51 (7.24%) Analytics
10 43 (6.11%) Mentoring
11 38 (5.40%) E-Commerce
12 35 (4.97%) PRINCE2
12 35 (4.97%) Regression Testing
13 34 (4.83%) OOP
13 34 (4.83%) Web Development
13 34 (4.83%) Use Case
14 32 (4.55%) UML
15 31 (4.40%) Business Analysis
16 30 (4.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 234 (33.24%) JavaScript
2 192 (27.27%) C#
3 158 (22.44%) Java
4 140 (19.89%) SQL
5 69 (9.80%) Python
6 57 (8.10%) T-SQL
7 53 (7.53%) C++
8 39 (5.54%) PHP
9 38 (5.40%) Ruby
10 27 (3.84%) PL/SQL
11 24 (3.41%) C
12 22 (3.13%) Perl
13 20 (2.84%) VC++
14 13 (1.85%) VB.NET
15 10 (1.42%) XPath
16 9 (1.28%) ActionScript
17 8 (1.14%) Objective-C
18 6 (0.85%) Shell Script
18 6 (0.85%) PHP5
19 5 (0.71%) F#
Qualifications
1 148 (21.02%) Degree
2 33 (4.69%) ISEB
3 31 (4.40%) ISTQB
4 26 (3.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
6 6 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.43%) GIAC
8 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.28%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.28%) APMP
9 1 (0.14%) HND
9 1 (0.14%) PhD
9 1 (0.14%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (10.65%) QA
2 7 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.43%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.28%) Firmware
3 2 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (1.42%) Puppet
2 7 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.28%) Nagios
4 2 (0.28%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.28%) Ansible
5 1 (0.14%) Salt
Vendors
1 83 (11.79%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.11%) Oracle
3 18 (2.56%) Google
4 15 (2.13%) Facebook
4 15 (2.13%) Yahoo!
4 15 (2.13%) Sony
4 15 (2.13%) Apple
5 11 (1.56%) Twitter
6 6 (0.85%) VMware
6 6 (0.85%) Dell
7 5 (0.71%) Appcelerator
7 5 (0.71%) Fujitsu
7 5 (0.71%) Sybase
7 5 (0.71%) Niku
8 4 (0.57%) HP
8 4 (0.57%) Informatica
8 4 (0.57%) Adobe
9 3 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.43%) IBM
10 2 (0.28%) Perforce
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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