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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 34 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 83 100 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.74% 6.44% 6.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.55% 7.43% 7.13%
Number of salaries quoted 64 79 32
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £68,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
1268 1345 982
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.69% 86.55% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 797 870 592
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 3 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 153 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (43.02%) JavaScript
3 68 (39.53%) Java
4 54 (31.40%) Degree
5 53 (30.81%) HTML
6 46 (26.74%) CSS
7 44 (25.58%) SDLC
8 39 (22.67%) Finance
9 37 (21.51%) SQL Server
9 37 (21.51%) Software Engineering
10 33 (19.19%) .NET
11 30 (17.44%) Web Services
11 30 (17.44%) Python
12 29 (16.86%) C#
13 28 (16.28%) TDD
14 27 (15.70%) jQuery
15 25 (14.53%) OO
16 23 (13.37%) Project Management
16 23 (13.37%) Computer Science
16 23 (13.37%) QA
17 22 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
17 22 (12.79%) HTML5
18 21 (12.21%) SQL
19 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
19 20 (11.63%) Selenium
20 19 (11.05%) ASP.NET
21 18 (10.47%) Apple iOS
22 17 (9.88%) Regression Testing
23 16 (9.30%) MVC
23 16 (9.30%) Android

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 12 (6.98%) JBoss
2 9 (5.23%) Node.js
3 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.07%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.91%) ArcGIS
6 3 (1.74%) CMS
6 3 (1.74%) Alfresco
7 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.58%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.16%) GIMP
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.30%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.91%) SaaS
3 1 (0.58%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.07%) CTI
2 4 (2.33%) HTTP
3 3 (1.74%) Intranet
4 2 (1.16%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) RFID
5 1 (0.58%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.51%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.81%) RDBMS
3 10 (5.81%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.33%) MySQL
7 3 (1.74%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.16%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.58%) SQLite
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.58%) Big Data
9 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (11.63%) Selenium
2 12 (6.98%) JUnit
2 12 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 8 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (4.07%) Ant
5 5 (2.91%) Maven
6 4 (2.33%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.74%) Git (software)
7 3 (1.74%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.16%) QUnit
8 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.16%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.16%) TestComplete
8 2 (1.16%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.16%) Grunt
8 2 (1.16%) PhantomJS
9 1 (0.58%) QAComplete
9 1 (0.58%) Subversion
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (22.67%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Banking
3 9 (5.23%) Games
4 8 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.49%) Marketing
6 2 (1.16%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.58%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (33.14%) Developer
2 27 (15.70%) Software Engineer
3 26 (15.12%) Project Manager
4 20 (11.63%) Analyst
4 20 (11.63%) QA Engineer
5 19 (11.05%) Senior Developer
5 19 (11.05%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.98%) Business Analyst
7 11 (6.40%) .NET Developer
8 10 (5.81%) Front-End Developer
8 10 (5.81%) Agile Project Manager
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 6 (3.49%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (3.49%) Test Engineer
10 6 (3.49%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.91%) Graduate
11 5 (2.91%) Tester
11 5 (2.91%) Test Analyst
11 5 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
11 5 (2.91%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (30.81%) HTML
2 46 (26.74%) CSS
3 33 (19.19%) .NET
4 30 (17.44%) Web Services
5 27 (15.70%) jQuery
6 22 (12.79%) HTML5
7 19 (11.05%) ASP.NET
8 14 (8.14%) CSS3
9 13 (7.56%) AngularJS
9 13 (7.56%) Hibernate
9 13 (7.56%) Spring
9 13 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (7.56%) .NET Framework
9 13 (7.56%) Java SE
10 12 (6.98%) XML
11 11 (6.40%) Backbone.js
12 9 (5.23%) NHibernate
13 8 (4.65%) JSON
13 8 (4.65%) WPF
14 7 (4.07%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.37%) Computer Science
2 15 (8.72%) User Experience
3 14 (8.14%) GIS
4 13 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.07%) Xbox
6 4 (2.33%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.16%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.58%) Blog
9 1 (0.58%) EPoS
9 1 (0.58%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.58%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.58%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.47%) Apple iOS
2 16 (9.30%) Android
3 14 (8.14%) Windows
4 11 (6.40%) Linux
5 9 (5.23%) Mac OS X
6 7 (4.07%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.74%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (88.95%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (25.58%) SDLC
3 37 (21.51%) Software Engineering
4 28 (16.28%) TDD
5 25 (14.53%) OO
6 23 (13.37%) Project Management
7 22 (12.79%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (9.88%) Regression Testing
9 16 (9.30%) MVC
10 15 (8.72%) PRINCE2
11 14 (8.14%) Test Scripting
12 12 (6.98%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.81%) Software Testing
13 10 (5.81%) Black-Box Testing
14 9 (5.23%) Mentoring
14 9 (5.23%) BDD
14 9 (5.23%) Project Planning
14 9 (5.23%) Web Development
15 8 (4.65%) Automated Testing
16 7 (4.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (43.02%) JavaScript
2 68 (39.53%) Java
3 30 (17.44%) Python
4 29 (16.86%) C#
5 21 (12.21%) SQL
6 14 (8.14%) C++
7 8 (4.65%) PHP
8 7 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 5 (2.91%) XPath
10 4 (2.33%) Ruby
11 2 (1.16%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.16%) ActionScript
11 2 (1.16%) VBScript
12 1 (0.58%) VB
12 1 (0.58%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.58%) Perl
Qualifications
1 54 (31.40%) Degree
2 5 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.91%) PMP
2 5 (2.91%) PMI Certification
3 4 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.58%) PhD
5 1 (0.58%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (13.37%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) AIFMD
3 1 (0.58%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.58%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.58%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (6.40%) Puppet
1 11 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) Oracle
3 8 (4.65%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.74%) Hyland
6 2 (1.16%) Informatica
7 1 (0.58%) HP
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter
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Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £37000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: bonus + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Orion Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Benefits and Environme
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: superb beneifts
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FanDuel
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £47,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Net Talent
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Evolve IT Recruitmemt
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £51000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 27 days ago