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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 5 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 742 536 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.45% 17.33% 14.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.92% 21.21% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 495 341 295
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,400 £51,450 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +3 342 £39,000 -8.23% 35
Edinburgh +2 328 £40,000 - 42
Stirling -8 23 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Dundee +7 20 £33,250 +26.66% 1
Aberdeen -16 10 £47,000 +17.50% 7
Fife +3 8 £42,500 +6.25% 1
West Lothian -4 5 £41,250 +14.58% 2
West Dunbartonshire - 3 £32,500 -
Perth and Kinross - 3 £42,500 -
Highlands +10 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £37,000 +23.33% 1
Midlothian - 1 £31,000 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 510 (32.65%) .NET
2 489 (31.31%) C#
3 487 (31.18%) Java
4 471 (30.15%) JavaScript
5 425 (27.21%) SQL
6 400 (25.61%) HTML
7 386 (24.71%) SQL Server
8 368 (23.56%) CSS
9 366 (23.43%) Scrum
10 321 (20.55%) ASP.NET
11 310 (19.85%) Finance
12 289 (18.50%) Software Engineering
13 286 (18.31%) MVC
14 283 (18.12%) OO
15 276 (17.67%) jQuery
16 258 (16.52%) TDD
17 244 (15.62%) Degree
18 208 (13.32%) Microsoft
19 196 (12.55%) XML
20 193 (12.36%) Linux
21 189 (12.10%) Oracle
22 184 (11.78%) Spring
23 174 (11.14%) Relational Database
24 152 (9.73%) Mentoring
25 151 (9.67%) Hibernate
26 146 (9.35%) .NET Framework
27 144 (9.22%) Computer Science
28 141 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
29 139 (8.90%) Unit Testing
30 134 (8.58%) Waterfall

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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
1 100 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 65 (4.16%) Node.js
3 63 (4.03%) Tomcat
4 39 (2.50%) Apache
5 34 (2.18%) WebSphere
6 32 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (1.86%) Alfresco
7 29 (1.86%) WebLogic
8 28 (1.79%) CMS
9 20 (1.28%) IIS
10 15 (0.96%) Drupal
11 12 (0.77%) NServiceBus
12 11 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
12 11 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (0.58%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.45%) nginx
16 6 (0.38%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 97 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.60%) MS Office
3 17 (1.09%) InfoPath
4 15 (0.96%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.38%) MS Project
7 5 (0.32%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.26%) PowerPivot
9 3 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.13%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.064%) Agresso
4 1 (0.064%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.064%) Magento
4 1 (0.064%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.064%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.54%) SaaS
2 19 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
3 18 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.26%) PaaS
5 4 (0.26%) IaaS
6 3 (0.19%) GitHub
7 1 (0.064%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.15%) Internet
2 17 (1.09%) Ethernet
2 17 (1.09%) HTTP
3 8 (0.51%) Intranet
3 8 (0.51%) PuTTY
4 7 (0.45%) DNS
4 7 (0.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.32%) Firewall
6 4 (0.26%) LDAP
7 3 (0.19%) SMTP
8 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.13%) GPRS
8 2 (0.13%) FTP
8 2 (0.13%) SNMP
9 1 (0.064%) VPN
9 1 (0.064%) SSL
9 1 (0.064%) SAN
9 1 (0.064%) CTI
9 1 (0.064%) X.25
9 1 (0.064%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 174 (11.14%) Relational Database
3 123 (7.87%) RDBMS
4 85 (5.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 58 (3.71%) NoSQL
6 57 (3.65%) Oracle Database
7 53 (3.39%) MySQL
8 49 (3.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 42 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 40 (2.56%) Big Data
11 36 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
12 26 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
13 23 (1.47%) MongoDB
14 21 (1.34%) PerformancePoint
15 20 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
15 20 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 18 (1.15%) Pentaho
17 16 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
18 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
19 11 (0.70%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 106 (6.79%) Selenium
2 102 (6.53%) Visual Studio
3 90 (5.76%) Subversion
4 78 (4.99%) Git (software)
5 72 (4.61%) Jenkins
6 59 (3.78%) JUnit
7 55 (3.52%) Maven
8 49 (3.14%) JIRA
8 49 (3.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 27 (1.73%) Eclipse
10 20 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
10 20 (1.28%) Bugzilla
10 20 (1.28%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.15%) WebDriver
12 13 (0.83%) Hudson
12 13 (0.83%) FogBugz
13 12 (0.77%) SpecFlow
13 12 (0.77%) Jasmine
13 12 (0.77%) LoadRunner
14 11 (0.70%) Ant
General
1 310 (19.85%) Finance
2 115 (7.36%) Banking
3 62 (3.97%) Games
4 48 (3.07%) Retail
5 45 (2.88%) Back Office
6 32 (2.05%) Legal
7 27 (1.73%) Front Office
7 27 (1.73%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.66%) Law
9 25 (1.60%) Marketing
10 21 (1.34%) Advertising
11 18 (1.15%) Electronics
12 17 (1.09%) Publishing
13 12 (0.77%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.77%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.45%) Aerospace
14 7 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.38%) Private Banking
15 6 (0.38%) French Language
16 5 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 824 (52.75%) Developer
2 234 (14.98%) Analyst
3 198 (12.68%) Java Developer
4 193 (12.36%) Software Engineer
5 178 (11.40%) Software Developer
6 142 (9.09%) Senior Developer
7 135 (8.64%) Programmer
8 124 (7.94%) .NET Developer
9 122 (7.81%) Business Analyst
10 76 (4.87%) Web Developer
10 76 (4.87%) Senior Java Developer
11 69 (4.42%) Lead Developer
12 49 (3.14%) Senior Software Engineer
13 48 (3.07%) C# Developer
14 46 (2.94%) Project Manager
15 44 (2.82%) Test Manager
15 44 (2.82%) Analyst Programmer
16 43 (2.75%) Test Analyst
17 41 (2.62%) Architect
18 40 (2.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 510 (32.65%) .NET
2 400 (25.61%) HTML
3 368 (23.56%) CSS
4 321 (20.55%) ASP.NET
5 276 (17.67%) jQuery
6 196 (12.55%) XML
7 184 (11.78%) Spring
8 151 (9.67%) Hibernate
9 146 (9.35%) .NET Framework
10 141 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 132 (8.45%) HTML5
12 117 (7.49%) Web Services
13 115 (7.36%) Ajax
14 93 (5.95%) CSS3
15 92 (5.89%) WCF
16 83 (5.31%) J2EE
17 70 (4.48%) RESTful
18 66 (4.23%) JSON
19 64 (4.10%) Ruby on Rails
20 63 (4.03%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 144 (9.22%) Computer Science
2 129 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 112 (7.17%) User Experience
4 93 (5.95%) Mobile App
5 80 (5.12%) Open Source
6 49 (3.14%) Derivative
6 49 (3.14%) Mathematics
7 48 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
8 46 (2.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 34 (2.18%) Visualisation
10 17 (1.09%) CUDA
10 17 (1.09%) Physics
11 16 (1.02%) Client/Server
12 15 (0.96%) Fixed Income
12 15 (0.96%) Data Integration
13 14 (0.90%) Equities
13 14 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 13 (0.83%) iPhone
14 13 (0.83%) Social Media
15 10 (0.64%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 193 (12.36%) Linux
2 126 (8.07%) UNIX
3 107 (6.85%) Windows
4 42 (2.69%) Android
5 32 (2.05%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.34%) AIX
7 16 (1.02%) Mac OS X
8 14 (0.90%) Solaris
8 14 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.64%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.38%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (0.26%) CentOS
11 4 (0.26%) Fedora
12 3 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.19%) OpenSolaris
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.064%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 366 (23.43%) Scrum
2 289 (18.50%) Software Engineering
3 286 (18.31%) MVC
4 283 (18.12%) OO
5 258 (16.52%) TDD
6 152 (9.73%) Mentoring
7 139 (8.90%) Unit Testing
8 134 (8.58%) Waterfall
9 125 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 122 (7.81%) Web Development
11 112 (7.17%) Project Management
12 111 (7.11%) OOP
13 108 (6.91%) Business Analysis
14 100 (6.40%) SOA
15 97 (6.21%) Data Modelling
16 83 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
16 83 (5.31%) BDD
17 80 (5.12%) Continuous Improvement
18 76 (4.87%) Automated Testing
19 73 (4.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 489 (31.31%) C#
2 487 (31.18%) Java
3 471 (30.15%) JavaScript
4 425 (27.21%) SQL
5 126 (8.07%) Ruby
6 121 (7.75%) Python
7 114 (7.30%) C++
8 65 (4.16%) Perl
9 60 (3.84%) PHP
10 53 (3.39%) PL/SQL
10 53 (3.39%) VB.NET
11 46 (2.94%) T-SQL
12 43 (2.75%) C
13 37 (2.37%) VBScript
14 30 (1.92%) VB
15 26 (1.66%) VB6
16 20 (1.28%) Objective-C
17 17 (1.09%) VC++
18 15 (0.96%) CoffeeScript
19 13 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 244 (15.62%) Degree
2 54 (3.46%) ISTQB
3 50 (3.20%) ISEB
4 22 (1.41%) Security Cleared
5 21 (1.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 18 (1.15%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.90%) PhD
8 13 (0.83%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.38%) PMP
9 6 (0.38%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.38%) CBAP
10 4 (0.26%) GIAC
11 3 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.13%) MCAD
12 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.13%) MCTS
13 1 (0.064%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.064%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.064%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.23%) QA
2 11 (0.70%) SLA
3 7 (0.45%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.064%) WCAG
5 1 (0.064%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.19%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (1.41%) Puppet
2 20 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.45%) Nagios
5 6 (0.38%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.32%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
7 2 (0.13%) MOM
8 1 (0.064%) Salt
8 1 (0.064%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 208 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 189 (12.10%) Oracle
3 75 (4.80%) JBoss
4 40 (2.56%) Sybase
5 28 (1.79%) Google
6 26 (1.66%) Twitter
7 17 (1.09%) Informatica
8 16 (1.02%) Facebook
9 12 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 12 (0.77%) IBM
10 11 (0.70%) HP
10 11 (0.70%) Dell
10 11 (0.70%) Yahoo!
11 10 (0.64%) Sony
11 10 (0.64%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.64%) Apple
11 10 (0.64%) Zend
11 10 (0.64%) VMware
12 7 (0.45%) Tableau
13 6 (0.38%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + an incredible benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £38000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
PwC Careers in the UK
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary Best on Market plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago