The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 866 802 608
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 27.35% 21.81% 18.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.95% 26.02% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 569 525 374
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Agile Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2798 3082 2673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.38% 83.80% 82.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 2049 1746
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,900 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Scotland region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +1 402 £42,500 +6.25% 63
Glasgow -1 388 £46,000 +15.00% 51
Dundee +2 39 £42,500 +23.18% 4
Stirling +7 31 £32,500 -31.57% 2
West Lothian +9 17 £40,000 - 4
Aberdeen +4 10 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Fife +3 10 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Moray - 5 - -
Argyll and Bute 0 3 £30,000 -
Midlothian -3 1 £110,000 +254.83%
Renfrewshire - 1 £50,000 -
Angus - 1 - - 2
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 548 (33.64%) Java
2 537 (32.97%) JavaScript
3 534 (32.78%) Finance
4 432 (26.52%) HTML
5 417 (25.60%) SQL
6 398 (24.43%) TDD
7 388 (23.82%) C#
8 386 (23.70%) .NET
8 386 (23.70%) Scrum
9 364 (22.34%) CSS
10 333 (20.44%) SQL Server
11 302 (18.54%) SDLC
12 281 (17.25%) Banking
13 276 (16.94%) MVC
14 258 (15.84%) Degree
15 231 (14.18%) ASP.NET
16 225 (13.81%) OO
17 224 (13.75%) Waterfall
18 222 (13.63%) jQuery
19 203 (12.46%) Relational Database
19 203 (12.46%) Spring
20 202 (12.40%) Oracle
21 200 (12.28%) Software Engineering
22 184 (11.30%) Microsoft
23 177 (10.87%) Web Services
24 176 (10.80%) Linux
25 169 (10.37%) Computer Science
26 167 (10.25%) HTML5
27 166 (10.19%) Unit Testing
28 162 (9.94%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 68 (4.17%) JBoss
2 58 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 58 (3.56%) Node.js
3 56 (3.44%) Apache
4 55 (3.38%) Tomcat
5 44 (2.70%) WebSphere
6 34 (2.09%) IIS
7 30 (1.84%) CMS
8 25 (1.53%) SAS
9 22 (1.35%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
11 17 (1.04%) Umbraco
12 14 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 13 (0.80%) Mule
14 10 (0.61%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.43%) Alfresco
17 6 (0.37%) Drupal
17 6 (0.37%) Mule ESB
18 5 (0.31%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 118 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 14 (0.86%) MS Project
4 12 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 11 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (0.37%) MS Office
8 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.061%) InDesign
9 1 (0.061%) GIMP
9 1 (0.061%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (1.04%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.86%) thinkFolio
3 9 (0.55%) Magento
4 6 (0.37%) assyst
5 5 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
7 3 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.18%) WebTrends
7 3 (0.18%) PRMS
7 3 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.061%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 52 (3.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.66%) Amazon EC2
2 27 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (1.53%) SaaS
4 8 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.25%) GitHub
6 2 (0.12%) IaaS
6 2 (0.12%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.061%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.061%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.35%) Ethernet
2 20 (1.23%) HTTP
2 20 (1.23%) Internet
3 15 (0.92%) CTI
4 7 (0.43%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.43%) LDAP
5 5 (0.31%) Intranet
6 4 (0.25%) FTP
7 3 (0.18%) SSL
7 3 (0.18%) Wireless
8 2 (0.12%) ICMP
8 2 (0.12%) Firewall
8 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.12%) DLNA
8 2 (0.12%) DHCP
8 2 (0.12%) SNMP
9 1 (0.061%) Broadband
9 1 (0.061%) ISDN
9 1 (0.061%) LAN
9 1 (0.061%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 333 (20.44%) SQL Server
2 203 (12.46%) Relational Database
3 110 (6.75%) RDBMS
4 70 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
5 60 (3.68%) Oracle Database
6 58 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 55 (3.38%) MySQL
8 44 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 43 (2.64%) MongoDB
10 36 (2.21%) BusinessObjects
11 35 (2.15%) Big Data
12 27 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
13 25 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 23 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
15 22 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
16 21 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
17 17 (1.04%) OLAP
18 15 (0.92%) DataStage
19 12 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
20 11 (0.68%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 105 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 97 (5.95%) Selenium
3 79 (4.85%) Maven
4 72 (4.42%) Subversion
5 70 (4.30%) JUnit
6 51 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 47 (2.89%) Ant
8 41 (2.52%) JIRA
9 33 (2.03%) Visual Studio
10 30 (1.84%) Cucumber
11 26 (1.60%) WebDriver
12 25 (1.53%) Eclipse
13 24 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (1.29%) FitNesse
15 18 (1.10%) HP UFT
16 16 (0.98%) Mockito
17 14 (0.86%) TeamCity
18 13 (0.80%) Jasmine
19 12 (0.74%) Flash Builder
20 11 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 534 (32.78%) Finance
2 281 (17.25%) Banking
3 121 (7.43%) Telecoms
4 77 (4.73%) Games
5 43 (2.64%) Marketing
6 37 (2.27%) Retail
7 27 (1.66%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.35%) Electronics
9 21 (1.29%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.29%) Legal
10 18 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 13 (0.80%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.74%) Front Office
13 9 (0.55%) General Ledger
14 8 (0.49%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.37%) Back Office
16 5 (0.31%) Billing
17 4 (0.25%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.25%) Automotive
18 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 771 (47.33%) Developer
2 250 (15.35%) Analyst
3 197 (12.09%) Java Developer
4 183 (11.23%) Senior Developer
5 131 (8.04%) .NET Developer
6 106 (6.51%) Software Engineer
7 105 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 105 (6.45%) Business Analyst
8 100 (6.14%) Test Analyst
9 69 (4.24%) Web Developer
9 69 (4.24%) Senior Analyst
10 68 (4.17%) Software Developer
11 58 (3.56%) Consultant
12 52 (3.19%) C# Developer
13 43 (2.64%) AWS Developer
14 42 (2.58%) Senior Java Developer
14 42 (2.58%) Front-End Developer
15 40 (2.46%) Architect
16 38 (2.33%) Designer
17 37 (2.27%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 432 (26.52%) HTML
2 386 (23.70%) .NET
3 364 (22.34%) CSS
4 231 (14.18%) ASP.NET
5 222 (13.63%) jQuery
6 203 (12.46%) Spring
7 177 (10.87%) Web Services
8 167 (10.25%) HTML5
9 158 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 156 (9.58%) Hibernate
11 130 (7.98%) XML
12 126 (7.73%) AngularJS
13 110 (6.75%) RESTful
14 104 (6.38%) .NET Framework
15 95 (5.83%) J2EE
16 85 (5.22%) CSS3
17 69 (4.24%) Entity Framework
18 68 (4.17%) NHibernate
19 61 (3.74%) Java EE
20 59 (3.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 169 (10.37%) Computer Science
2 145 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (6.69%) User Experience
4 86 (5.28%) Mobile App
5 53 (3.25%) Mathematics
6 41 (2.52%) Data Integration
7 28 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
8 27 (1.66%) Visualisation
9 26 (1.60%) Physics
10 24 (1.47%) GIS
11 23 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 15 (0.92%) Social Media
13 13 (0.80%) Fixed Income
13 13 (0.80%) Equities
14 12 (0.74%) N-Tier
14 12 (0.74%) Algorithms
14 12 (0.74%) Embedded Systems
15 11 (0.68%) BBC
16 9 (0.55%) Client/Server
16 9 (0.55%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 176 (10.80%) Linux
2 103 (6.32%) UNIX
3 94 (5.77%) Windows
4 67 (4.11%) Android
5 64 (3.93%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.61%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.55%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.12%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.12%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.061%) CentOS
10 1 (0.061%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.061%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 398 (24.43%) TDD
2 386 (23.70%) Scrum
3 302 (18.54%) SDLC
4 276 (16.94%) MVC
5 225 (13.81%) OO
6 224 (13.75%) Waterfall
7 200 (12.28%) Software Engineering
8 166 (10.19%) Unit Testing
9 162 (9.94%) Project Management
10 154 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
11 117 (7.18%) Open Source
12 116 (7.12%) Mentoring
13 108 (6.63%) BDD
14 103 (6.32%) Web Development
15 85 (5.22%) Stakeholder Management
16 74 (4.54%) Business Analysis
16 74 (4.54%) OOP
17 70 (4.30%) PRINCE2
18 68 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
18 68 (4.17%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 548 (33.64%) Java
2 537 (32.97%) JavaScript
3 417 (25.60%) SQL
4 388 (23.82%) C#
5 142 (8.72%) Python
6 84 (5.16%) C++
7 75 (4.60%) PHP
8 73 (4.48%) PL/SQL
9 57 (3.50%) Ruby
10 39 (2.39%) T-SQL
10 39 (2.39%) C
11 32 (1.96%) VB.NET
12 23 (1.41%) Perl
13 20 (1.23%) Shell Script
14 17 (1.04%) VC++
15 14 (0.86%) XPath
15 14 (0.86%) VB
16 13 (0.80%) VB6
17 6 (0.37%) RPG
17 6 (0.37%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 258 (15.84%) Degree
2 62 (3.81%) ISTQB
3 56 (3.44%) ISEB
4 38 (2.33%) Security Cleared
5 34 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (1.23%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 16 (0.98%) PMP
10 11 (0.68%) SC Cleared
10 11 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.25%) PhD
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
12 3 (0.18%) ISEB Practitioner
13 2 (0.12%) MCSE
14 1 (0.061%) Cisco Certification
14 1 (0.061%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.061%) HND
14 1 (0.061%) CCNA
14 1 (0.061%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 106 (6.51%) QA
2 10 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.12%) SLA
3 2 (0.12%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.061%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.061%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.061%) HL7
4 1 (0.061%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.061%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.061%) WCAG
4 1 (0.061%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.18%) Docker
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.061%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.04%) Puppet
2 14 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.37%) TeamSite
5 4 (0.25%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.18%) Ansible
6 3 (0.18%) MOM
7 2 (0.12%) Iperf
7 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.061%) Nagios
8 1 (0.061%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 202 (12.40%) Oracle
2 184 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 38 (2.33%) Sybase
4 30 (1.84%) Informatica
5 24 (1.47%) Cognos
6 19 (1.17%) Google
7 15 (0.92%) SAP
8 13 (0.80%) Adobe
8 13 (0.80%) HP
8 13 (0.80%) Apple
8 13 (0.80%) DevExpress
9 12 (0.74%) Xamarin
10 11 (0.68%) Talend
10 11 (0.68%) Facebook
10 11 (0.68%) Yahoo!
10 11 (0.68%) Sony
11 10 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (0.61%) IBM
11 10 (0.61%) Hyland
12 9 (0.55%) Red Hat
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