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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 30 35 34
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 92 65 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.15% 5.42% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 6.39% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 66 37 52
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
1220 1018 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 84.90% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 815 630 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 82 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 66 (32.35%) SQL Server
4 64 (31.37%) .NET
5 60 (29.41%) CSS
6 59 (28.92%) Finance
7 57 (27.94%) Microsoft
7 57 (27.94%) C#
8 48 (23.53%) HTML
9 45 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (21.57%) ASP.NET
11 43 (21.08%) Java
11 43 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
12 40 (19.61%) MVC
12 40 (19.61%) Selenium
13 38 (18.63%) Degree
14 33 (16.18%) jQuery
15 32 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
15 32 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (14.71%) .NET Framework
16 30 (14.71%) SQL
17 29 (14.22%) Windows
18 28 (13.73%) BDD
19 27 (13.24%) TDD
19 27 (13.24%) SOA
20 25 (12.25%) Web Services
21 24 (11.76%) XML
22 23 (11.27%) QA
23 22 (10.78%) OO
23 22 (10.78%) MS Excel

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (9.31%) SharePoint
2 13 (6.37%) Alfresco
3 10 (4.90%) NServiceBus
4 7 (3.43%) IIS
4 7 (3.43%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (2.94%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.94%) Apache
6 5 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.47%) CMS
9 2 (0.98%) SAS
9 2 (0.98%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.98%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.49%) Drupal
Applications
1 22 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.49%) GitHub
2 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.90%) Internet
2 4 (1.96%) HTTP
3 3 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) CTI
4 1 (0.49%) SNMP
4 1 (0.49%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (32.35%) SQL Server
2 45 (22.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (2.94%) MySQL
6 4 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.96%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.96%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.98%) OLAP
8 1 (0.49%) DB2
8 1 (0.49%) Big Data
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (19.61%) Selenium
2 20 (9.80%) Visual Studio
2 20 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (6.37%) Maven
4 13 (6.37%) Artifactory
5 11 (5.39%) WebDriver
5 11 (5.39%) Subversion
6 10 (4.90%) SpecFlow
7 7 (3.43%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.45%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.96%) JUnit
10 3 (1.47%) Ant
10 3 (1.47%) JIRA
10 3 (1.47%) Hudson
11 2 (0.98%) FishEye
11 2 (0.98%) ERwin
11 2 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.49%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.49%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 59 (28.92%) Finance
2 15 (7.35%) Publishing
3 6 (2.94%) French Language
4 4 (1.96%) Banking
4 4 (1.96%) Automotive
4 4 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.47%) Games
6 2 (0.98%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 72 (35.29%) Developer
2 42 (20.59%) Analyst
3 28 (13.73%) .NET Developer
4 22 (10.78%) Java Developer
5 16 (7.84%) Architect
6 15 (7.35%) QA Engineer
7 14 (6.86%) Tester
8 13 (6.37%) Software Engineer
8 13 (6.37%) Business Analyst
8 13 (6.37%) Manual Tester
8 13 (6.37%) Automation Tester
9 12 (5.88%) ScrumMaster
10 11 (5.39%) Front-End Developer
10 11 (5.39%) Analyst Programmer
10 11 (5.39%) Programmer
10 11 (5.39%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.39%) Project Manager
10 11 (5.39%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 11 (5.39%) .NET Programmer
11 10 (4.90%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (31.37%) .NET
2 60 (29.41%) CSS
3 48 (23.53%) HTML
4 44 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 33 (16.18%) jQuery
6 32 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (14.71%) .NET Framework
8 25 (12.25%) Web Services
9 24 (11.76%) XML
10 20 (9.80%) Spring
11 19 (9.31%) Hibernate
11 19 (9.31%) RESTful
12 18 (8.82%) AngularJS
13 17 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 15 (7.35%) Backbone.js
14 15 (7.35%) Sass
15 14 (6.86%) XHTML
15 14 (6.86%) JSON
16 13 (6.37%) WCF
16 13 (6.37%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.31%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.35%) Open Source
3 8 (3.92%) Client/Server
4 6 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.45%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.96%) Telematics
6 4 (1.96%) Visualisation
6 4 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.49%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.22%) Windows
2 11 (5.39%) Mac OS X
3 8 (3.92%) Linux
4 4 (1.96%) Fedora
4 4 (1.96%) CentOS
4 4 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.47%) Windows Phone 7
5 3 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.47%) Android
5 3 (1.47%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (40.20%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (21.08%) Continuous Integration
3 40 (19.61%) MVC
4 32 (15.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (13.73%) BDD
6 27 (13.24%) TDD
6 27 (13.24%) SOA
7 22 (10.78%) OO
8 21 (10.29%) UML
8 21 (10.29%) Software Engineering
8 21 (10.29%) Unit Testing
9 19 (9.31%) Regression Testing
10 18 (8.82%) Web Design
11 17 (8.33%) Project Management
12 16 (7.84%) Web Development
12 16 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (6.86%) Business Analysis
14 13 (6.37%) Document Management
14 13 (6.37%) Customer Engagement
14 13 (6.37%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 67 (32.84%) JavaScript
2 57 (27.94%) C#
3 43 (21.08%) Java
4 30 (14.71%) SQL
5 13 (6.37%) Python
6 10 (4.90%) PHP
7 9 (4.41%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.92%) C++
9 4 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.96%) PowerShell
9 4 (1.96%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.98%) Ruby
10 2 (0.98%) PHP5
10 2 (0.98%) C
11 1 (0.49%) Perl
11 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.49%) VBScript
11 1 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (18.63%) Degree
2 6 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.94%) CBAP
3 5 (2.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.45%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.96%) GIAC
5 2 (0.98%) PMP
5 2 (0.98%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.27%) QA
2 4 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.47%) Puppet
2 3 (1.47%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Nagios
3 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 57 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.35%) JBoss
3 14 (6.86%) Twitter
4 13 (6.37%) Oracle
5 5 (2.45%) HP
5 5 (2.45%) Perforce
6 4 (1.96%) Dell
7 2 (0.98%) Citrix
7 2 (0.98%) Informatica
7 2 (0.98%) SAP
7 2 (0.98%) IBM
7 2 (0.98%) Teradata
7 2 (0.98%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.98%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.49%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Zend
8 1 (0.49%) New Relic
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