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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 941 740 553
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 28.71% 19.82% 17.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.33% 23.82% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 622 491 335
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
2911 3107 2551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.80% 83.21% 82.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1827 2000 1661
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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
Glasgow +3 453 £47,500 +21.79% 67
Edinburgh +2 442 £42,500 +6.25% 75
Dundee +2 39 £41,250 +21.32% 4
Stirling +7 26 £34,500 -31.00%
Aberdeen +12 14 £41,750 -1.76% 7
West Lothian +7 14 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Moray - 6 - -
Fife -4 5 £32,000 -20.00% 2
Renfrewshire - 4 £36,250 -
Argyll and Bute - 3 £31,000 -
Midlothian +1 1 £110,000 +254.83%
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 535 (32.17%) Java
2 531 (31.93%) Finance
3 510 (30.67%) JavaScript
4 434 (26.10%) HTML
5 429 (25.80%) SQL
6 415 (24.95%) Scrum
7 379 (22.79%) TDD
8 372 (22.37%) C#
9 370 (22.25%) CSS
10 367 (22.07%) .NET
11 317 (19.06%) SQL Server
12 298 (17.92%) SDLC
13 280 (16.84%) Banking
14 260 (15.63%) Degree
15 237 (14.25%) OO
16 236 (14.19%) Waterfall
17 233 (14.01%) MVC
18 209 (12.57%) Spring
19 207 (12.45%) ASP.NET
20 189 (11.37%) Software Engineering
20 189 (11.37%) jQuery
21 188 (11.30%) Microsoft
22 182 (10.94%) Oracle
23 179 (10.76%) Unit Testing
23 179 (10.76%) Relational Database
24 177 (10.64%) Linux
25 174 (10.46%) Web Services
26 166 (9.98%) HTML5
27 164 (9.86%) Computer Science
28 158 (9.50%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 67 (4.03%) Tomcat
2 66 (3.97%) JBoss
2 66 (3.97%) Apache
3 48 (2.89%) Node.js
4 45 (2.71%) SharePoint
5 32 (1.92%) WebSphere
6 31 (1.86%) IIS
7 30 (1.80%) CMS
8 22 (1.32%) SAS
9 21 (1.26%) WebLogic
9 21 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 18 (1.08%) Umbraco
11 14 (0.84%) Mule
11 14 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
12 12 (0.72%) Alfresco
13 8 (0.48%) Mule ESB
14 6 (0.36%) Apache Spark
15 5 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (0.24%) Drupal
16 4 (0.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 111 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 12 (0.72%) Photoshop
5 11 (0.66%) MS Project
6 9 (0.54%) MS Office
6 9 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.12%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.060%) InDesign
8 1 (0.060%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 18 (1.08%) Markit EDM
2 14 (0.84%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.66%) Magento
4 7 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.18%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.18%) PRMS
6 3 (0.18%) AquaLogic BPM
6 3 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle 11i
7 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.060%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.060%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 36 (2.16%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (1.20%) SaaS
4 19 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 5 (0.30%) GitHub
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.060%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.060%) Trello
8 1 (0.060%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (1.38%) HTTP
2 21 (1.26%) Ethernet
3 15 (0.90%) CTI
3 15 (0.90%) Internet
4 9 (0.54%) LDAP
5 6 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.24%) Intranet
6 4 (0.24%) Wireless
6 4 (0.24%) FTP
7 3 (0.18%) SNMP
7 3 (0.18%) Wireshark
7 3 (0.18%) DLNA
7 3 (0.18%) ICMP
7 3 (0.18%) SSL
7 3 (0.18%) DHCP
8 2 (0.12%) Firewall
9 1 (0.060%) Broadband
9 1 (0.060%) LAN
9 1 (0.060%) SMS
9 1 (0.060%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 317 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 179 (10.76%) Relational Database
3 97 (5.83%) RDBMS
4 74 (4.45%) Data Warehouse
5 55 (3.31%) MySQL
6 48 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 48 (2.89%) Oracle Database
7 43 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 42 (2.53%) Big Data
9 37 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
10 31 (1.86%) MongoDB
11 30 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
12 27 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
13 23 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 22 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (1.14%) OLAP
16 16 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
17 13 (0.78%) QlikView
18 12 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 10 (0.60%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 119 (7.16%) Git (software)
2 94 (5.65%) Selenium
3 88 (5.29%) Maven
4 86 (5.17%) Subversion
5 75 (4.51%) JUnit
6 66 (3.97%) Jenkins
7 52 (3.13%) JIRA
8 41 (2.47%) Ant
9 38 (2.29%) Team Foundation Server
10 37 (2.22%) Visual Studio
11 33 (1.98%) Cucumber
12 24 (1.44%) FitNesse
13 23 (1.38%) Eclipse
13 23 (1.38%) WebDriver
14 16 (0.96%) HP UFT
15 15 (0.90%) TeamCity
16 13 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
17 12 (0.72%) Flash Builder
17 12 (0.72%) Mockito
17 12 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 531 (31.93%) Finance
2 280 (16.84%) Banking
3 109 (6.55%) Telecoms
4 64 (3.85%) Games
5 47 (2.83%) Marketing
6 42 (2.53%) Retail
7 36 (2.16%) Investment Banking
8 27 (1.62%) Financial Institution
9 21 (1.26%) Legal
10 20 (1.20%) Electronics
10 20 (1.20%) Retail Banking
11 19 (1.14%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.84%) Front Office
13 7 (0.42%) Back Office
14 5 (0.30%) Private Banking
15 4 (0.24%) Multimedia
15 4 (0.24%) Billing
16 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
16 3 (0.18%) Automotive
16 3 (0.18%) Law
Job Titles
1 768 (46.18%) Developer
2 275 (16.54%) Analyst
3 198 (11.91%) Java Developer
4 157 (9.44%) Senior Developer
5 129 (7.76%) .NET Developer
6 114 (6.86%) Business Analyst
7 107 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 104 (6.25%) Software Engineer
9 95 (5.71%) Project Manager
10 74 (4.45%) Senior Analyst
11 69 (4.15%) Web Developer
12 64 (3.85%) Consultant
13 60 (3.61%) Software Developer
14 46 (2.77%) Front-End Developer
15 44 (2.65%) C# Developer
16 41 (2.47%) Python Developer
17 39 (2.35%) Applications Developer
17 39 (2.35%) Senior Java Developer
18 38 (2.29%) Designer
19 36 (2.16%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 434 (26.10%) HTML
2 370 (22.25%) CSS
3 367 (22.07%) .NET
4 209 (12.57%) Spring
5 207 (12.45%) ASP.NET
6 189 (11.37%) jQuery
7 174 (10.46%) Web Services
8 166 (9.98%) HTML5
9 152 (9.14%) Hibernate
10 136 (8.18%) XML
11 128 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
12 125 (7.52%) AngularJS
13 114 (6.86%) RESTful
14 107 (6.43%) J2EE
15 92 (5.53%) .NET Framework
16 88 (5.29%) CSS3
17 68 (4.09%) ASP.NET Web API
18 59 (3.55%) Java EE
19 58 (3.49%) Entity Framework
20 57 (3.43%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 164 (9.86%) Computer Science
2 156 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 116 (6.98%) User Experience
4 93 (5.59%) Mobile App
5 68 (4.09%) Mathematics
6 44 (2.65%) Data Integration
7 34 (2.04%) Physics
8 31 (1.86%) Visualisation
9 24 (1.44%) GIS
10 23 (1.38%) Management Information System
10 23 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
11 18 (1.08%) Fixed Income
12 16 (0.96%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
14 14 (0.84%) Algorithms
15 12 (0.72%) iPad
16 11 (0.66%) Equities
17 10 (0.60%) BBC
17 10 (0.60%) Social Media
17 10 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 177 (10.64%) Linux
2 115 (6.92%) Windows
3 95 (5.71%) UNIX
4 68 (4.09%) Android
5 59 (3.55%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.66%) Windows 7
7 8 (0.48%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.30%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.18%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 2000
9 3 (0.18%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.060%) CentOS
10 1 (0.060%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.060%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 415 (24.95%) Scrum
2 379 (22.79%) TDD
3 298 (17.92%) SDLC
4 237 (14.25%) OO
5 236 (14.19%) Waterfall
6 233 (14.01%) MVC
7 189 (11.37%) Software Engineering
8 179 (10.76%) Unit Testing
9 158 (9.50%) Continuous Integration
10 146 (8.78%) Project Management
11 121 (7.28%) BDD
12 118 (7.10%) Open Source
13 111 (6.67%) Mentoring
14 96 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
14 96 (5.77%) Web Development
15 82 (4.93%) Business Analysis
16 77 (4.63%) Analytics
17 76 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
18 73 (4.39%) SOA
18 73 (4.39%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 535 (32.17%) Java
2 510 (30.67%) JavaScript
3 429 (25.80%) SQL
4 372 (22.37%) C#
5 150 (9.02%) Python
6 105 (6.31%) C++
7 66 (3.97%) PHP
8 64 (3.85%) PL/SQL
9 55 (3.31%) Ruby
10 39 (2.35%) C
11 29 (1.74%) T-SQL
12 27 (1.62%) Perl
12 27 (1.62%) Shell Script
13 25 (1.50%) VB.NET
14 16 (0.96%) VC++
15 11 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 11 (0.66%) VB
16 10 (0.60%) Bash Shell
17 8 (0.48%) Scala
17 8 (0.48%) XPath
Qualifications
1 260 (15.63%) Degree
2 80 (4.81%) ISTQB
3 70 (4.21%) ISEB
4 54 (3.25%) Security Cleared
5 33 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (1.02%) PMI Certification
8 16 (0.96%) PMP
8 16 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 11 (0.66%) SC Cleared
9 11 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.36%) PhD
11 5 (0.30%) CIMA
11 5 (0.30%) CISA
12 3 (0.18%) QiCA
12 3 (0.18%) ACCA
12 3 (0.18%) MCP
13 2 (0.12%) MCSE
13 2 (0.12%) ISEB Practitioner
14 1 (0.060%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (7.10%) QA
2 6 (0.36%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.30%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.12%) WCAG
5 1 (0.060%) MiFID
5 1 (0.060%) SLA
5 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.060%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.060%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.060%) Solvency II
System Software
1 9 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.24%) Docker
3 2 (0.12%) zsh
3 2 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.060%) Firmware
4 1 (0.060%) LXC
Systems Management
1 21 (1.26%) Puppet
2 14 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 6 (0.36%) TeamSite
5 5 (0.30%) Nagios
6 4 (0.24%) Opsview
6 4 (0.24%) Graphite
7 3 (0.18%) Iperf
7 3 (0.18%) Ansible
7 3 (0.18%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.12%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.060%) MOM
9 1 (0.060%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 188 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 182 (10.94%) Oracle
3 40 (2.41%) Informatica
4 38 (2.29%) Sybase
5 26 (1.56%) Cognos
6 22 (1.32%) Google
7 17 (1.02%) Apple
8 14 (0.84%) Adobe
9 13 (0.78%) SAP
9 13 (0.78%) IBM
9 13 (0.78%) DevExpress
9 13 (0.78%) Talend
10 11 (0.66%) Xamarin
11 10 (0.60%) Facebook
11 10 (0.60%) Sony
11 10 (0.60%) Yahoo!
11 10 (0.60%) HP
12 9 (0.54%) VMware
12 9 (0.54%) Red Hat
13 8 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
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