The table below looks at the statistics for Extreme Programming skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Extreme Programming over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extreme Programming (XP)
Rank 97 111 80
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Permanent jobs citing Extreme Programming 2 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.15% 0.13% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.15% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
+10.46% +12.87%
Extreme Programming
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
1151 1339 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.93% 85.94% 80.97%
Number of salaries quoted 698 867 535
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 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Extreme Programming
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Extreme Programming Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Extreme Programming
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Extreme Programming Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Extreme Programming
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Extreme Programming 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 Extreme Programming.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Garbage Collection

Extreme Programming
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Extreme Programming 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 Extreme Programming. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) NHibernate
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft