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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 89 84 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.99% 6.12% 7.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.73% 7.04% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 61 60 62
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,350 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £63,950
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1151 1194 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.35% 87.03% 85.94%
Number of salaries quoted 767 762 777
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 179 (96.76%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (46.49%) Java
3 76 (41.08%) Finance
4 67 (36.22%) JavaScript
5 57 (30.81%) Web Services
6 53 (28.65%) HTML
7 51 (27.57%) SQL
7 51 (27.57%) Spring
8 50 (27.03%) CSS
9 49 (26.49%) Degree
10 46 (24.86%) Jenkins
11 41 (22.16%) Open Source
12 39 (21.08%) RESTful
12 39 (21.08%) jQuery
13 38 (20.54%) Selenium
14 36 (19.46%) Banking
15 35 (18.92%) Unit Testing
15 35 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (18.92%) .NET
16 34 (18.38%) Project Management
16 34 (18.38%) BDD
17 33 (17.84%) Maven
18 32 (17.30%) User Acceptance Testing
19 31 (16.76%) Hibernate
19 31 (16.76%) C#
20 30 (16.22%) JBoss
20 30 (16.22%) SOA
21 29 (15.68%) JSON
21 29 (15.68%) Gherkin
22 28 (15.14%) Artifactory

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (16.22%) JBoss
2 28 (15.14%) Alfresco
3 19 (10.27%) Tomcat
4 14 (7.57%) Apache
5 7 (3.78%) Node.js
6 4 (2.16%) Oracle Spatial
7 3 (1.62%) IIS
8 2 (1.08%) CMS
8 2 (1.08%) Confluence
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.54%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) MS Office
3 2 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.08%) MS Project
4 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (8.65%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.95%) SaaS
3 6 (3.24%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.24%) Heroku
3 6 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.70%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
1 1 (0.54%) Intranet
1 1 (0.54%) LAN
1 1 (0.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.49%) Oracle Database
3 12 (6.49%) RDBMS
3 12 (6.49%) Relational Database
4 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 7 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (3.24%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) GIS
8 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) Big Data
9 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (24.86%) Jenkins
2 38 (20.54%) Selenium
3 33 (17.84%) Maven
4 28 (15.14%) Artifactory
5 18 (9.73%) JIRA
6 13 (7.03%) Git (software)
6 13 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (5.95%) Ant
7 11 (5.95%) Visual Studio
8 7 (3.78%) JUnit
9 5 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (2.16%) JDeveloper
10 4 (2.16%) Subversion
10 4 (2.16%) Toad
11 3 (1.62%) PowerBuilder
12 2 (1.08%) Bugzilla
12 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.08%) NUnit
12 2 (1.08%) SpecFlow
General
1 76 (41.08%) Finance
2 36 (19.46%) Banking
3 16 (8.65%) Telecoms
4 14 (7.57%) Marketing
5 9 (4.86%) Financial Institution
6 6 (3.24%) Retail
7 5 (2.70%) Retail Banking
8 4 (2.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 82 (44.32%) Developer
2 30 (16.22%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.97%) Open Source Developer
4 22 (11.89%) Project Manager
5 21 (11.35%) Scrum Master
6 15 (8.11%) Analyst
7 14 (7.57%) .NET Developer
8 13 (7.03%) Lead Developer
9 12 (6.49%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.49%) Operations Engineer
9 12 (6.49%) Software Developer
10 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Senior Developer
10 11 (5.95%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
11 10 (5.41%) QA Engineer
11 10 (5.41%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.86%) Consultant
12 9 (4.86%) Web Manager
13 8 (4.32%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (30.81%) Web Services
2 53 (28.65%) HTML
3 51 (27.57%) Spring
4 50 (27.03%) CSS
5 39 (21.08%) jQuery
5 39 (21.08%) RESTful
6 35 (18.92%) .NET
7 31 (16.76%) Hibernate
8 29 (15.68%) Gherkin
8 29 (15.68%) JSON
9 28 (15.14%) Spring Security
9 28 (15.14%) XHTML
10 17 (9.19%) ASP.NET
11 15 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (6.49%) ELK Stack
13 10 (5.41%) HTML5
13 10 (5.41%) Velocity
14 8 (4.32%) AngularJS
15 7 (3.78%) .NET Framework
15 7 (3.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.43%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.49%) Data Centre
3 10 (5.41%) Data Integration
3 10 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.86%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.62%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.62%) User Experience
7 2 (1.08%) PMI
8 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.73%) Linux
2 10 (5.41%) Windows
3 5 (2.70%) Android
4 4 (2.16%) Unix
5 3 (1.62%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (96.76%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (22.16%) Open Source
3 35 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 35 (18.92%) Unit Testing
4 34 (18.38%) BDD
4 34 (18.38%) Project Management
5 32 (17.30%) User Acceptance Testing
6 30 (16.22%) SOA
7 28 (15.14%) Document Management
8 26 (14.05%) TDD
9 22 (11.89%) MVC
10 18 (9.73%) Data Modelling
10 18 (9.73%) SDLC
10 18 (9.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (7.57%) DevOps
12 13 (7.03%) Mentoring
13 12 (6.49%) Configuration Management
13 12 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
13 12 (6.49%) High Availability
14 11 (5.95%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 86 (46.49%) Java
2 67 (36.22%) JavaScript
3 51 (27.57%) SQL
4 31 (16.76%) C#
5 20 (10.81%) PL/SQL
5 20 (10.81%) Python
6 17 (9.19%) Ruby
7 14 (7.57%) Perl
7 14 (7.57%) Scala
7 14 (7.57%) T-SQL
8 12 (6.49%) Bash Shell
8 12 (6.49%) Korn
9 3 (1.62%) C++
9 3 (1.62%) VB
9 3 (1.62%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.54%) Tcl
10 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 49 (26.49%) Degree
2 24 (12.97%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.24%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.70%) ISEB
4 5 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (2.16%) OCA
5 4 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.73%) QA
2 9 (4.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.08%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (6.49%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) Puppet
2 12 (6.49%) Graphite
2 12 (6.49%) Nagios
2 12 (6.49%) Opsview
3 6 (3.24%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
1 25 (13.51%) Oracle
2 12 (6.49%) Cisco
2 12 (6.49%) F5
3 7 (3.78%) Tableau
4 5 (2.70%) Google
4 5 (2.70%) HP
5 4 (2.16%) IBM
5 4 (2.16%) Informatica
5 4 (2.16%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.54%) Remedy
7 1 (0.54%) VMware
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