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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 80 120 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.93% 7.43% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.83% 8.61% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 59 97 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,372 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
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
1171 1393 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.87% 86.25% 81.04%
Number of salaries quoted 704 907 524
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 £33,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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 28 May 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 148 (89.16%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (42.77%) JavaScript
3 69 (41.57%) Java
4 50 (30.12%) HTML
4 50 (30.12%) Degree
5 46 (27.71%) SDLC
6 44 (26.51%) CSS
7 38 (22.89%) Software Engineering
8 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
8 34 (20.48%) Finance
9 32 (19.28%) Python
10 29 (17.47%) .NET
11 28 (16.87%) C#
11 28 (16.87%) TDD
12 26 (15.66%) QA
12 26 (15.66%) Web Services
13 21 (12.65%) jQuery
13 21 (12.65%) HTML5
13 21 (12.65%) Apple iOS
14 20 (12.05%) Computer Science
14 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
15 19 (11.45%) Project Management
15 19 (11.45%) OO
16 18 (10.84%) Regression Testing
17 16 (9.64%) Android
18 15 (9.04%) Selenium
18 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
18 15 (9.04%) Test Scripting
18 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
18 15 (9.04%) Java SE

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (8.43%) Node.js
2 7 (4.22%) JBoss
3 5 (3.01%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.01%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Apache
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.01%) GIMP
2 5 (3.01%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.20%) Mingle
4 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.05%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.01%) SaaS
3 1 (0.60%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.01%) CTI
2 3 (1.81%) Intranet
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
4 1 (0.60%) NFC
4 1 (0.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (20.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.63%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.02%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.82%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.61%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (1.20%) MySQL
8 2 (1.20%) PowerCenter
8 2 (1.20%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (9.04%) Selenium
2 11 (6.63%) JUnit
3 8 (4.82%) Git (software)
4 7 (4.22%) Jenkins
4 7 (4.22%) Jasmine
5 6 (3.61%) Grunt
6 5 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (3.01%) Mercurial
6 5 (3.01%) Maven
6 5 (3.01%) Ant
6 5 (3.01%) PhantomJS
6 5 (3.01%) QUnit
7 4 (2.41%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.81%) Subversion
9 2 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (1.20%) JIRA
9 2 (1.20%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.60%) TestComplete
10 1 (0.60%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.60%) Hudson
General
1 34 (20.48%) Finance
2 13 (7.83%) Banking
3 12 (7.23%) Games
4 9 (5.42%) Marketing
5 8 (4.82%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.60%) Front Office
7 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (30.72%) Developer
2 29 (17.47%) Project Manager
3 26 (15.66%) Software Engineer
4 21 (12.65%) QA Engineer
5 18 (10.84%) Java Developer
6 16 (9.64%) Analyst
7 15 (9.04%) Senior Developer
8 14 (8.43%) Agile Project Manager
9 13 (7.83%) Front-End Developer
10 9 (5.42%) Technical Manager
10 9 (5.42%) Technical Project Manager
10 9 (5.42%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.22%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 7 (4.22%) .NET Developer
11 7 (4.22%) Software Developer
12 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 5 (3.01%) Graduate
12 5 (3.01%) Tester
12 5 (3.01%) Test Analyst
12 5 (3.01%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.12%) HTML
2 44 (26.51%) CSS
3 29 (17.47%) .NET
4 26 (15.66%) Web Services
5 21 (12.65%) jQuery
5 21 (12.65%) HTML5
6 15 (9.04%) Java SE
6 15 (9.04%) ASP.NET
7 14 (8.43%) Hibernate
7 14 (8.43%) Spring
7 14 (8.43%) Backbone.js
8 13 (7.83%) CSS3
8 13 (7.83%) AngularJS
9 12 (7.23%) WPF
10 10 (6.02%) .NET Framework
11 8 (4.82%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.22%) XML
12 7 (4.22%) DOM
12 7 (4.22%) Qt
12 7 (4.22%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 15 (9.04%) GIS
3 11 (6.63%) User Experience
4 9 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.22%) Xbox
5 7 (4.22%) Mobile App
6 6 (3.61%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.81%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.81%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.60%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.60%) Telematics
9 1 (0.60%) Blog
9 1 (0.60%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
9 1 (0.60%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.65%) Apple iOS
2 16 (9.64%) Android
3 11 (6.63%) Windows
4 9 (5.42%) Mac OS X
5 7 (4.22%) Linux
5 7 (4.22%) Windows Phone
6 3 (1.81%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (89.16%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (27.71%) SDLC
3 38 (22.89%) Software Engineering
4 28 (16.87%) TDD
5 19 (11.45%) Project Management
5 19 (11.45%) OO
6 18 (10.84%) Regression Testing
7 15 (9.04%) Unit Testing
7 15 (9.04%) Test Scripting
7 15 (9.04%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (8.43%) PRINCE2
9 12 (7.23%) Project Planning
10 11 (6.63%) MVC
10 11 (6.63%) Black-Box Testing
10 11 (6.63%) Mentoring
11 10 (6.02%) Software Testing
12 7 (4.22%) Test Automation
12 7 (4.22%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.22%) Web Development
13 6 (3.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 71 (42.77%) JavaScript
2 69 (41.57%) Java
3 32 (19.28%) Python
4 28 (16.87%) C#
5 14 (8.43%) SQL
6 13 (7.83%) C++
7 5 (3.01%) XPath
7 5 (3.01%) PHP
7 5 (3.01%) ActionScript
8 4 (2.41%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.81%) Ruby
10 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.60%) VBScript
11 1 (0.60%) VB
11 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (30.12%) Degree
2 5 (3.01%) PMP
2 5 (3.01%) PMI Certification
2 5 (3.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (15.66%) QA
2 4 (2.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.60%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 8 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (4.82%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.60%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.60%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 11 (6.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.02%) Oracle
3 7 (4.22%) Xamarin
4 4 (2.41%) ServiceNow
4 4 (2.41%) Informatica
5 2 (1.20%) Hyland
6 1 (0.60%) HP
6 1 (0.60%) Twitter
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