The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 33 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 104 95 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.01% 6.40% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.90% 7.48% 6.01%
Number of salaries quoted 84 69 30
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
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
1316 1270 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.68% 85.58% 85.15%
Number of salaries quoted 840 842 647
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 174 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (42.49%) Java
3 79 (40.93%) JavaScript
4 62 (32.12%) HTML
4 62 (32.12%) Degree
5 55 (28.50%) CSS
6 50 (25.91%) Finance
7 43 (22.28%) SQL Server
8 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
9 37 (19.17%) Web Services
9 37 (19.17%) SDLC
10 36 (18.65%) jQuery
11 35 (18.13%) Computer Science
12 31 (16.06%) .NET
13 29 (15.03%) Python
14 27 (13.99%) Project Management
15 26 (13.47%) C#
15 26 (13.47%) SQL
16 25 (12.95%) OO
17 24 (12.44%) JBoss
17 24 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (11.92%) Selenium
18 23 (11.92%) Microsoft
18 23 (11.92%) HTML5
19 22 (11.40%) Android
20 21 (10.88%) TDD
21 20 (10.36%) Banking
21 20 (10.36%) Oracle
21 20 (10.36%) Apple iOS
21 20 (10.36%) Relational Database

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (12.44%) JBoss
2 15 (7.77%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.18%) SharePoint
4 8 (4.15%) Node.js
5 7 (3.63%) Alfresco
6 5 (2.59%) ArcGIS
7 3 (1.55%) CMS
8 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.52%) Apache
9 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) GIMP
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.22%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.11%) SaaS
3 1 (0.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.77%) CTI
2 5 (2.59%) HTTP
3 3 (1.55%) Intranet
4 2 (1.04%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) RFID
5 1 (0.52%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (22.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (10.36%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.81%) RDBMS
4 10 (5.18%) MongoDB
5 8 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (2.07%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.55%) MySQL
8 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.04%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.04%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.52%) SQLite
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.52%) Big Data
10 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (11.92%) Selenium
2 16 (8.29%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.77%) JUnit
4 9 (4.66%) Maven
5 8 (4.15%) Visual Studio
5 8 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.15%) Artifactory
6 6 (3.11%) Ant
7 5 (2.59%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.07%) JIRA
9 3 (1.55%) Subversion
10 2 (1.04%) WebDriver
10 2 (1.04%) TestComplete
10 2 (1.04%) HP UFT
10 2 (1.04%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.52%) Grunt
11 1 (0.52%) PhantomJS
11 1 (0.52%) QAComplete
11 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
General
1 50 (25.91%) Finance
2 20 (10.36%) Banking
3 12 (6.22%) Telecoms
4 9 (4.66%) Marketing
5 4 (2.07%) Games
6 2 (1.04%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Front Office
7 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 61 (31.61%) Developer
2 29 (15.03%) Analyst
3 28 (14.51%) Project Manager
3 28 (14.51%) Software Engineer
4 22 (11.40%) Java Developer
5 20 (10.36%) Senior Developer
6 18 (9.33%) Business Analyst
7 13 (6.74%) .NET Developer
7 13 (6.74%) QA Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Test Engineer
8 10 (5.18%) Tester
9 9 (4.66%) Front-End Developer
9 9 (4.66%) Agile Project Manager
10 8 (4.15%) Automation Tester
10 8 (4.15%) Test Analyst
11 7 (3.63%) Open Source Developer
11 7 (3.63%) Agile Business Analyst
11 7 (3.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 6 (3.11%) Automation Test Analyst
12 6 (3.11%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (32.12%) HTML
2 55 (28.50%) CSS
3 37 (19.17%) Web Services
4 36 (18.65%) jQuery
5 31 (16.06%) .NET
6 23 (11.92%) HTML5
7 19 (9.84%) Spring
8 18 (9.33%) Hibernate
9 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET
10 15 (7.77%) EJB
10 15 (7.77%) JSP
10 15 (7.77%) Servlets
10 15 (7.77%) JMS
10 15 (7.77%) EJB 3.0
10 15 (7.77%) Java SE
10 15 (7.77%) Java EE
10 15 (7.77%) JSON
10 15 (7.77%) Dojo
10 15 (7.77%) CSS3
11 14 (7.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (8.81%) GIS
3 15 (7.77%) User Experience
3 15 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.11%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.07%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.55%) EPoS
6 3 (1.55%) Mathematics
6 3 (1.55%) Xbox
7 2 (1.04%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.04%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.52%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.52%) Blog
8 1 (0.52%) DTV
8 1 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.52%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.40%) Android
2 20 (10.36%) Apple iOS
3 16 (8.29%) Windows
4 12 (6.22%) Linux
5 9 (4.66%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.63%) Windows Phone
7 4 (2.07%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (90.16%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (20.73%) Software Engineering
3 37 (19.17%) SDLC
4 27 (13.99%) Project Management
5 25 (12.95%) OO
6 24 (12.44%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (10.88%) TDD
8 17 (8.81%) MVC
8 17 (8.81%) PRINCE2
9 15 (7.77%) BDD
10 14 (7.25%) Service Management
10 14 (7.25%) ITSM
10 14 (7.25%) Kanban
11 12 (6.22%) Unit Testing
11 12 (6.22%) Regression Testing
12 11 (5.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (5.18%) Mentoring
14 9 (4.66%) Mobile Development
14 9 (4.66%) Test Scripting
14 9 (4.66%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (42.49%) Java
2 79 (40.93%) JavaScript
3 29 (15.03%) Python
4 26 (13.47%) C#
4 26 (13.47%) SQL
5 16 (8.29%) C++
6 8 (4.15%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.15%) PHP
7 4 (2.07%) Ruby
7 4 (2.07%) XPath
8 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.04%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.52%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (32.12%) Degree
2 7 (3.63%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.11%) PMP
3 6 (3.11%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.52%) PhD
5 1 (0.52%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.33%) QA
2 4 (2.07%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.04%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.52%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.52%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.52%) MiFID
4 1 (0.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 10 (5.18%) Puppet
1 10 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.04%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 23 (11.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.36%) Oracle
3 10 (5.18%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.55%) Hyland
6 2 (1.04%) Informatica
7 1 (0.52%) Twitter
7 1 (0.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.52%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £47,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland (EH4)
Guru Careers
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 23 days ago