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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 30 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 89 147 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.43% 9.42% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.50% 11.12% 5.59%
Number of salaries quoted 59 95 23
Average salary £45,000 £39,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.92% -16.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1186 1322 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.63% 84.69% 78.49%
Number of salaries quoted 700 865 534
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 163 (89.07%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (43.72%) JavaScript
3 70 (38.25%) Java
4 62 (33.88%) Degree
5 54 (29.51%) HTML
6 48 (26.23%) CSS
7 42 (22.95%) C#
8 40 (21.86%) Finance
9 38 (20.77%) .NET
10 37 (20.22%) Software Engineering
11 36 (19.67%) SQL Server
11 36 (19.67%) TDD
12 32 (17.49%) jQuery
13 31 (16.94%) Web Services
14 29 (15.85%) Python
14 29 (15.85%) QA
15 26 (14.21%) OO
15 26 (14.21%) Apple iOS
16 24 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (13.11%) HTML5
17 22 (12.02%) Regression Testing
17 22 (12.02%) Computer Science
17 22 (12.02%) AngularJS
18 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET
18 21 (11.48%) Project Management
19 20 (10.93%) GIS
19 20 (10.93%) Unit Testing
19 20 (10.93%) Test Scripting
19 20 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
20 19 (10.38%) Android

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (7.65%) Node.js
2 9 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.73%) ArcGIS
4 4 (2.19%) CMS
4 4 (2.19%) JBoss
5 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.55%) Apache
6 1 (0.55%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.55%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (4.92%) Photoshop
1 9 (4.92%) GIMP
2 8 (4.37%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.09%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.73%) SaaS
3 1 (0.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.64%) HTTP
2 2 (1.09%) CTI
2 2 (1.09%) Intranet
3 1 (0.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) RFID
3 1 (0.55%) NFC
3 1 (0.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.56%) MongoDB
3 10 (5.46%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.83%) RDBMS
5 6 (3.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.64%) MySQL
8 3 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.09%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.55%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 14 (7.65%) Selenium
2 13 (7.10%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.01%) Jasmine
4 10 (5.46%) Grunt
4 10 (5.46%) Mercurial
5 9 (4.92%) QUnit
5 9 (4.92%) PhantomJS
6 8 (4.37%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.37%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.28%) Ant
9 5 (2.73%) JUnit
9 5 (2.73%) Maven
9 5 (2.73%) Clang
10 3 (1.64%) Subversion
11 2 (1.09%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.09%) JIRA
12 1 (0.55%) ClearCase
12 1 (0.55%) QuickTest Pro
12 1 (0.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 40 (21.86%) Finance
2 16 (8.74%) Games
3 13 (7.10%) Banking
3 13 (7.10%) Marketing
4 12 (6.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Retail
5 1 (0.55%) Automotive
5 1 (0.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 68 (37.16%) Developer
2 35 (19.13%) Project Manager
3 25 (13.66%) QA Engineer
4 19 (10.38%) Software Engineer
5 18 (9.84%) Software Developer
6 16 (8.74%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.74%) Agile Project Manager
7 15 (8.20%) Front-End Developer
7 15 (8.20%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.20%) Analyst
8 12 (6.56%) .NET Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Technical Project Manager
9 11 (6.01%) Technical Manager
10 9 (4.92%) Business Analyst
11 7 (3.83%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (3.83%) C# Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Senior Software Developer
12 6 (3.28%) C++ Software Developer
12 6 (3.28%) C++ Developer
12 6 (3.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.51%) HTML
2 48 (26.23%) CSS
3 38 (20.77%) .NET
4 32 (17.49%) jQuery
5 31 (16.94%) Web Services
6 24 (13.11%) HTML5
7 22 (12.02%) AngularJS
8 21 (11.48%) ASP.NET
9 17 (9.29%) Hibernate
9 17 (9.29%) CSS3
9 17 (9.29%) Backbone.js
10 16 (8.74%) Spring
11 15 (8.20%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.10%) Java SE
12 13 (7.10%) WPF
13 12 (6.56%) Qt
14 11 (6.01%) Sass
15 10 (5.46%) ASP.NET MVC
15 10 (5.46%) Zepto.js
16 9 (4.92%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.02%) Computer Science
2 20 (10.93%) GIS
3 13 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.92%) Mobile App
5 8 (4.37%) Data Integration
6 7 (3.83%) Xbox
6 7 (3.83%) N-Tier
7 6 (3.28%) User Experience
7 6 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 6 (3.28%) Physics
8 5 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.64%) Open Source
10 2 (1.09%) iPad
11 1 (0.55%) Social Media
11 1 (0.55%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.55%) Telematics
11 1 (0.55%) Blog
11 1 (0.55%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.21%) Apple iOS
2 19 (10.38%) Android
3 18 (9.84%) Windows
4 10 (5.46%) Linux
5 9 (4.92%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.83%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (89.07%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (20.22%) Software Engineering
3 36 (19.67%) TDD
4 26 (14.21%) OO
5 22 (12.02%) Regression Testing
6 21 (11.48%) Project Management
7 20 (10.93%) Unit Testing
7 20 (10.93%) Test Scripting
7 20 (10.93%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (9.84%) MVC
9 16 (8.74%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.74%) Black-Box Testing
10 13 (7.10%) Project Planning
11 12 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 10 (5.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (4.92%) Web Development
13 9 (4.92%) Business Analysis
13 9 (4.92%) OpenUP
14 8 (4.37%) Software Testing
15 7 (3.83%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 80 (43.72%) JavaScript
2 70 (38.25%) Java
3 42 (22.95%) C#
4 29 (15.85%) Python
5 18 (9.84%) C++
6 13 (7.10%) SQL
7 9 (4.92%) ActionScript
8 6 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 6 (3.28%) PHP
9 5 (2.73%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.73%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.64%) Ruby
10 3 (1.64%) XPath
10 3 (1.64%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.09%) F#
12 1 (0.55%) VBScript
12 1 (0.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (33.88%) Degree
2 7 (3.83%) PMP
2 7 (3.83%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.64%) ISEB
6 1 (0.55%) PhD
6 1 (0.55%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (15.85%) QA
2 3 (1.64%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.92%) Puppet
1 9 (4.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.83%) Oracle
2 7 (3.83%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.19%) ServiceNow
4 3 (1.64%) Informatica
4 3 (1.64%) Hyland
5 2 (1.09%) Sybase
5 2 (1.09%) HP
5 2 (1.09%) Twitter
6 1 (0.55%) IBM
6 1 (0.55%) Google
6 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Salary: Generous Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh
Net Talent
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 26 days ago