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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 26 23 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 87 105 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.38% 7.79% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.57% 9.33% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 61 62 44
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,950 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
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 £30,500 £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%

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 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 167 (94.89%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (46.02%) JavaScript
3 55 (31.25%) C#
3 55 (31.25%) CSS
4 54 (30.68%) SQL Server
4 54 (30.68%) HTML
5 53 (30.11%) Degree
6 51 (28.98%) Java
6 51 (28.98%) .NET
7 50 (28.41%) Finance
8 45 (25.57%) jQuery
9 41 (23.30%) TDD
9 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
10 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
11 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
12 31 (17.61%) Web Services
13 30 (17.05%) MVC
14 26 (14.77%) OO
14 26 (14.77%) .NET Framework
15 25 (14.20%) AngularJS
16 22 (12.50%) Unit Testing
17 21 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
17 21 (11.93%) Windows
17 21 (11.93%) Visual Studio
18 20 (11.36%) Python
18 20 (11.36%) Computer Science
18 20 (11.36%) QA
18 20 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
19 19 (10.80%) HTML5
19 19 (10.80%) Amazon AWS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (6.25%) Node.js
2 8 (4.55%) NServiceBus
2 8 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.41%) CMS
4 3 (1.70%) IIS
4 3 (1.70%) JBoss
4 3 (1.70%) Apache
4 3 (1.70%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.70%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.70%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (10.23%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.11%) Photoshop
2 9 (5.11%) GIMP
3 2 (1.14%) Mingle
3 2 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.80%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.41%) HTTP
2 4 (2.27%) Internet
3 3 (1.70%) DNS
4 2 (1.14%) CTI
5 1 (0.57%) SNMP
5 1 (0.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (30.68%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 13 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (6.25%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.84%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.70%) MySQL
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.14%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.57%) DB2
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 21 (11.93%) Visual Studio
2 18 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 10 (5.68%) Jasmine
4 10 (5.68%) Mercurial
4 10 (5.68%) Grunt
5 9 (5.11%) Subversion
5 9 (5.11%) PhantomJS
5 9 (5.11%) QUnit
6 8 (4.55%) SpecFlow
7 6 (3.41%) Selenium
8 5 (2.84%) Clang
9 4 (2.27%) Jenkins
9 4 (2.27%) JUnit
10 3 (1.70%) Ant
10 3 (1.70%) ClearCase
10 3 (1.70%) LoadRunner
10 3 (1.70%) Bugzilla
10 3 (1.70%) JIRA
10 3 (1.70%) Maven
General
1 50 (28.41%) Finance
2 13 (7.39%) Games
3 11 (6.25%) Marketing
4 9 (5.11%) Banking
5 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.70%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.57%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (39.77%) Developer
2 29 (16.48%) Analyst
3 28 (15.91%) Project Manager
4 20 (11.36%) Software Developer
5 19 (10.80%) .NET Developer
6 17 (9.66%) Front-End Developer
7 16 (9.09%) QA Engineer
8 15 (8.52%) Business Analyst
9 14 (7.95%) Software Engineer
10 13 (7.39%) Technical Project Manager
10 13 (7.39%) Technical Manager
11 12 (6.82%) Agile Project Manager
11 12 (6.82%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.82%) Senior Developer
12 11 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
13 10 (5.68%) C# Developer
14 9 (5.11%) Programmer
14 9 (5.11%) Web Developer
15 8 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
15 8 (4.55%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (31.25%) CSS
2 54 (30.68%) HTML
3 51 (28.98%) .NET
4 45 (25.57%) jQuery
5 36 (20.45%) ASP.NET
6 31 (17.61%) Web Services
7 26 (14.77%) .NET Framework
8 25 (14.20%) AngularJS
9 20 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (10.80%) HTML5
11 18 (10.23%) Sass
12 17 (9.66%) CSS3
12 17 (9.66%) Backbone.js
13 16 (9.09%) Hibernate
14 15 (8.52%) XML
14 15 (8.52%) WCF
15 14 (7.95%) Spring
15 14 (7.95%) NHibernate
16 12 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (5.68%) Zepto.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.36%) Computer Science
2 18 (10.23%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (7.39%) GIS
4 12 (6.82%) Mobile App
5 9 (5.11%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.41%) Physics
7 5 (2.84%) Mathematics
7 5 (2.84%) Data Integration
8 4 (2.27%) User Experience
8 4 (2.27%) Xbox
8 4 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.70%) Open Source
10 2 (1.14%) iPad
10 2 (1.14%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.57%) PMI
11 1 (0.57%) Telematics
11 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.93%) Windows
2 16 (9.09%) Apple iOS
3 12 (6.82%) Android
4 11 (6.25%) Linux
5 3 (1.70%) Fedora
5 3 (1.70%) CentOS
5 3 (1.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (94.89%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (23.30%) TDD
2 41 (23.30%) Software Engineering
3 30 (17.05%) MVC
4 26 (14.77%) OO
5 22 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 21 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (10.23%) Regression Testing
8 17 (9.66%) Web Development
9 16 (9.09%) Test Scripting
10 15 (8.52%) Project Management
11 13 (7.39%) Black-Box Testing
12 12 (6.82%) UML
13 11 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
13 11 (6.25%) Project Planning
13 11 (6.25%) BDD
14 10 (5.68%) Mentoring
15 9 (5.11%) OOD
15 9 (5.11%) Information Security
15 9 (5.11%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 81 (46.02%) JavaScript
2 55 (31.25%) C#
3 51 (28.98%) Java
4 20 (11.36%) Python
5 19 (10.80%) SQL
6 18 (10.23%) C++
7 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.11%) ActionScript
9 7 (3.98%) VB.NET
10 5 (2.84%) PHP
10 5 (2.84%) PL/SQL
10 5 (2.84%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.70%) VBScript
12 2 (1.14%) Ruby
12 2 (1.14%) F#
13 1 (0.57%) Perl
13 1 (0.57%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.57%) XPath
13 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (30.11%) Degree
2 6 (3.41%) PMP
2 6 (3.41%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (1.70%) ISEB
4 3 (1.70%) GIAC
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.36%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (1.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.70%) Puppet
2 1 (0.57%) Nagios
2 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 37 (21.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.95%) Oracle
3 10 (5.68%) Twitter
4 4 (2.27%) HP
5 3 (1.70%) IBM
5 3 (1.70%) Dell
5 3 (1.70%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.70%) Google
6 2 (1.14%) Perforce
6 2 (1.14%) Informatica
6 2 (1.14%) Sybase
7 1 (0.57%) Remedy
7 1 (0.57%) Hyland
7 1 (0.57%) New Relic
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Change Recruitment Group
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago