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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 36 40 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 90 69 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.98% 4.83% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.00% 5.91% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 75 43 51
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £49,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1285 1167 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.33% 81.61% 80.77%
Number of salaries quoted 865 744 674
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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.

1 175 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (38.50%) JavaScript
3 71 (37.97%) .NET
4 67 (35.83%) SQL Server
5 62 (33.16%) C#
6 59 (31.55%) CSS
6 59 (31.55%) Finance
7 56 (29.95%) Microsoft
8 50 (26.74%) ASP.NET
9 48 (25.67%) HTML
10 43 (22.99%) MVC
10 43 (22.99%) Degree
10 43 (22.99%) jQuery
11 42 (22.46%) Java
12 36 (19.25%) TDD
13 35 (18.72%) .NET Framework
14 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
17 28 (14.97%) Visual Studio
17 28 (14.97%) Windows
18 27 (14.44%) SQL
19 26 (13.90%) BDD
19 26 (13.90%) AngularJS
20 25 (13.37%) Web Services
20 25 (13.37%) MS Excel
21 24 (12.83%) SOA
21 24 (12.83%) Project Management
21 24 (12.83%) Software Engineering
22 23 (12.30%) Selenium

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 15 (8.02%) NServiceBus
2 14 (7.49%) SharePoint
3 10 (5.35%) IIS
3 10 (5.35%) JBoss
4 8 (4.28%) Alfresco
5 7 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (3.74%) CMS
6 6 (3.21%) WebSphere
7 5 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.14%) Apache
8 4 (2.14%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.60%) Node.js
9 3 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (1.60%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.53%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (13.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.81%) MS Office
3 3 (1.60%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.60%) GIMP
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.07%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.53%) GitHub
3 1 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.81%) Internet
2 4 (2.14%) HTTP
3 3 (1.60%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) CTI
4 1 (0.53%) SNMP
4 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (35.83%) SQL Server
2 33 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.74%) RDBMS
6 6 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.07%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.07%) MySQL
8 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.53%) DB2
9 1 (0.53%) Big Data
9 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 28 (14.97%) Visual Studio
2 23 (12.30%) Selenium
3 21 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (8.02%) SpecFlow
5 14 (7.49%) Jenkins
6 10 (5.35%) Git (software)
7 9 (4.81%) Subversion
8 8 (4.28%) Maven
8 8 (4.28%) Artifactory
9 5 (2.67%) Ant
10 4 (2.14%) JUnit
10 4 (2.14%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.14%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.60%) WebDriver
11 3 (1.60%) ClearCase
11 3 (1.60%) LoadRunner
11 3 (1.60%) QUnit
11 3 (1.60%) Jasmine
11 3 (1.60%) Grunt
11 3 (1.60%) PhantomJS
General
1 59 (31.55%) Finance
2 6 (3.21%) Publishing
2 6 (3.21%) Games
2 6 (3.21%) French Language
3 5 (2.67%) Banking
4 4 (2.14%) Automotive
4 4 (2.14%) Marketing
5 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.07%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.07%) German Language
6 1 (0.53%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.53%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (37.43%) Developer
2 41 (21.93%) Analyst
3 27 (14.44%) .NET Developer
4 18 (9.63%) Business Analyst
5 17 (9.09%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.56%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 16 (8.56%) .NET Programmer
6 16 (8.56%) Analyst Programmer
6 16 (8.56%) Programmer
7 15 (8.02%) Project Manager
8 14 (7.49%) Software Developer
8 14 (7.49%) Architect
8 14 (7.49%) Front-End Developer
9 13 (6.95%) Software Engineer
10 12 (6.42%) ScrumMaster
11 11 (5.88%) QA Engineer
12 10 (5.35%) Web Developer
13 8 (4.28%) Senior Architect
14 7 (3.74%) Agile Business Analyst
14 7 (3.74%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (37.97%) .NET
2 59 (31.55%) CSS
3 50 (26.74%) ASP.NET
4 48 (25.67%) HTML
5 43 (22.99%) jQuery
6 35 (18.72%) .NET Framework
7 32 (17.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (13.90%) AngularJS
9 25 (13.37%) Web Services
10 23 (12.30%) XML
10 23 (12.30%) Sass
11 19 (10.16%) WCF
12 18 (9.63%) Hibernate
12 18 (9.63%) Backbone.js
13 17 (9.09%) Spring
14 16 (8.56%) NHibernate
14 16 (8.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (8.02%) HTML5
15 15 (8.02%) Castle Windsor
16 14 (7.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.30%) Computer Science
2 22 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (6.95%) Open Source
4 10 (5.35%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.28%) User Experience
6 7 (3.74%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 4 (2.14%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.14%) Telematics
8 4 (2.14%) GIS
9 3 (1.60%) Physics
10 2 (1.07%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.53%) PMI
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.97%) Windows
2 8 (4.28%) Linux
2 8 (4.28%) Android
2 8 (4.28%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.14%) CentOS
3 4 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.14%) Fedora
4 3 (1.60%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Phone 7
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (93.58%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (22.99%) MVC
3 36 (19.25%) TDD
4 34 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (13.90%) BDD
6 24 (12.83%) Software Engineering
6 24 (12.83%) Project Management
6 24 (12.83%) SOA
7 20 (10.70%) OO
7 20 (10.70%) Web Development
8 19 (10.16%) Unit Testing
8 19 (10.16%) UML
9 16 (8.56%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (7.49%) Regression Testing
10 14 (7.49%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (7.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (7.49%) Web Design
11 12 (6.42%) Business Analysis
12 11 (5.88%) Waterfall
13 10 (5.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 72 (38.50%) JavaScript
2 62 (33.16%) C#
3 42 (22.46%) Java
4 27 (14.44%) SQL
5 10 (5.35%) PHP
6 9 (4.81%) T-SQL
6 9 (4.81%) C++
7 6 (3.21%) Python
8 5 (2.67%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.67%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.60%) VBScript
9 3 (1.60%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.07%) Objective-C
10 2 (1.07%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) PHP5
11 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.53%) F#
11 1 (0.53%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 43 (22.99%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) CBAP
3 4 (2.14%) GIAC
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.60%) PMP
4 3 (1.60%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.07%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (0.53%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.67%) Puppet
1 5 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.60%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.53%) Nagios
3 1 (0.53%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (29.95%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.16%) Twitter
3 14 (7.49%) Oracle
4 6 (3.21%) HP
5 4 (2.14%) Dell
5 4 (2.14%) Perforce
6 3 (1.60%) Google
6 3 (1.60%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.60%) IBM
7 1 (0.53%) Tableau
7 1 (0.53%) New Relic
7 1 (0.53%) Zend
7 1 (0.53%) Sybase
7 1 (0.53%) Remedy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25000-50000
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago