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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 670 825 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.69% 21.53% 17.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.35% 26.49% 21.85%
Number of salaries quoted 432 535 304
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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
2543 3114 2490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 86.12% 81.28% 78.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 2068 1489
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -1 340 £42,500 +3.03% 42
Edinburgh -2 252 £45,000 +12.50% 68
West Lothian +14 17 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Stirling -1 16 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Aberdeen +7 15 £45,000 - 2
Dundee -3 14 £42,500 +6.24% 5
Fife +7 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Renfrewshire -1 3 £41,500 +18.57%
East Lothian +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Aberdeenshire -6 1 - - 1
Angus - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £43,800 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 499 (33.78%) JavaScript
2 470 (31.82%) Finance
3 458 (31.01%) Java
4 402 (27.22%) .NET
5 401 (27.15%) C#
6 381 (25.80%) HTML
7 356 (24.10%) TDD
8 329 (22.27%) SQL
9 324 (21.94%) Scrum
10 309 (20.92%) SQL Server
10 309 (20.92%) CSS
11 287 (19.43%) MVC
12 264 (17.87%) ASP.NET
13 261 (17.67%) Degree
14 248 (16.79%) Banking
15 231 (15.64%) jQuery
16 228 (15.44%) Software Engineering
17 177 (11.98%) Waterfall
18 176 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
18 176 (11.92%) OO
19 170 (11.51%) Web Services
19 170 (11.51%) Oracle
20 162 (10.97%) Relational Database
21 161 (10.90%) Microsoft
22 148 (10.02%) Spring
23 145 (9.82%) Linux
24 144 (9.75%) Computer Science
25 140 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
26 139 (9.41%) Python
27 138 (9.34%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 60 (4.06%) Node.js
2 59 (3.99%) SharePoint
3 48 (3.25%) JBoss
4 38 (2.57%) IIS
5 32 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 31 (2.10%) Apache
7 29 (1.96%) Tomcat
8 26 (1.76%) SAS
9 20 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (1.22%) CMS
11 12 (0.81%) Drupal
12 10 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.68%) WebLogic
13 9 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.34%) ArcGIS
14 5 (0.34%) Umbraco
14 5 (0.34%) WordPress
15 4 (0.27%) Mule
15 4 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 3 (0.20%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 108 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 15 (1.02%) MS Project
3 9 (0.61%) Photoshop
3 9 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.47%) MS Office
5 5 (0.34%) GIMP
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.14%) Mingle
7 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.068%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 6 (0.41%) assyst
2 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.34%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.27%) Magento
3 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.27%) Primavera
3 4 (0.27%) WebTrends
4 3 (0.20%) LatentZero
4 3 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.20%) thinkFolio
4 3 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
5 2 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.068%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 87 (5.89%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (2.23%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 27 (1.83%) SaaS
5 4 (0.27%) GitHub
5 4 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.14%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.068%) AWS OpsWorks
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.49%) Internet
2 21 (1.42%) Ethernet
3 13 (0.88%) HTTP
4 6 (0.41%) LDAP
4 6 (0.41%) Intranet
5 5 (0.34%) CTI
6 4 (0.27%) Firewall
7 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.20%) SSL
8 1 (0.068%) ISDN
8 1 (0.068%) LAN
8 1 (0.068%) PSTN
8 1 (0.068%) VoIP
8 1 (0.068%) WAN
8 1 (0.068%) IP Telephony
8 1 (0.068%) ZigBee
8 1 (0.068%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 309 (20.92%) SQL Server
2 162 (10.97%) Relational Database
3 75 (5.08%) RDBMS
4 65 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 53 (3.59%) MySQL
5 53 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (3.05%) Oracle Database
7 43 (2.91%) MongoDB
8 29 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (1.69%) Big Data
10 18 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 16 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (1.02%) DataStage
13 14 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
14 12 (0.81%) RavenDB
15 9 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
15 9 (0.61%) Datomic
16 8 (0.54%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 7 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 86 (5.82%) Selenium
2 76 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 57 (3.86%) JUnit
4 55 (3.72%) Maven
5 53 (3.59%) Subversion
6 39 (2.64%) Visual Studio
6 39 (2.64%) JIRA
7 38 (2.57%) Jenkins
8 33 (2.23%) Ant
9 24 (1.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 21 (1.42%) WebDriver
10 21 (1.42%) Cucumber
11 18 (1.22%) Jasmine
11 18 (1.22%) Eclipse
12 16 (1.08%) QuickTest Pro
12 16 (1.08%) LoadRunner
13 11 (0.74%) Mockito
14 10 (0.68%) Hudson
15 9 (0.61%) Flash Builder
15 9 (0.61%) Grunt
General
1 470 (31.82%) Finance
2 248 (16.79%) Banking
3 112 (7.58%) Telecoms
4 72 (4.87%) Games
5 39 (2.64%) Retail
6 31 (2.10%) Marketing
7 18 (1.22%) Legal
7 18 (1.22%) Electronics
8 17 (1.15%) Front Office
8 17 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 12 (0.81%) General Ledger
10 10 (0.68%) Private Banking
10 10 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.27%) Back Office
12 4 (0.27%) Automotive
13 3 (0.20%) Advertising
13 3 (0.20%) Billing
14 2 (0.14%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.14%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 698 (47.26%) Developer
2 191 (12.93%) Analyst
3 177 (11.98%) Java Developer
4 158 (10.70%) Senior Developer
5 125 (8.46%) Software Engineer
5 125 (8.46%) .NET Developer
6 107 (7.24%) Project Manager
7 97 (6.57%) Business Analyst
8 80 (5.42%) Software Developer
9 68 (4.60%) Test Analyst
10 63 (4.27%) C# Developer
11 57 (3.86%) Web Developer
12 54 (3.66%) Architect
13 51 (3.45%) Consultant
14 44 (2.98%) Senior Analyst
15 41 (2.78%) Front-End Developer
16 39 (2.64%) Senior Java Developer
16 39 (2.64%) AWS Developer
17 38 (2.57%) Tester
18 35 (2.37%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 402 (27.22%) .NET
2 381 (25.80%) HTML
3 309 (20.92%) CSS
4 264 (17.87%) ASP.NET
5 231 (15.64%) jQuery
6 176 (11.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 170 (11.51%) Web Services
8 148 (10.02%) Spring
9 128 (8.67%) HTML5
10 124 (8.40%) Hibernate
10 124 (8.40%) .NET Framework
11 98 (6.64%) NHibernate
12 94 (6.36%) XML
13 87 (5.89%) AngularJS
14 82 (5.55%) Entity Framework
15 81 (5.48%) RESTful
16 78 (5.28%) WCF
17 61 (4.13%) CSS3
18 56 (3.79%) J2EE
19 52 (3.52%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 144 (9.75%) Computer Science
2 115 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (6.70%) User Experience
4 79 (5.35%) Open Source
5 78 (5.28%) Mobile App
6 44 (2.98%) Mathematics
7 39 (2.64%) Data Integration
8 35 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
9 26 (1.76%) Social Media
10 22 (1.49%) Physics
11 21 (1.42%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.35%) GIS
13 18 (1.22%) Xbox
13 18 (1.22%) N-Tier
14 17 (1.15%) Management Information System
15 15 (1.02%) Equities
15 15 (1.02%) CUDA
16 14 (0.95%) BBC
17 11 (0.74%) Fixed Income
18 10 (0.68%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 145 (9.82%) Linux
2 84 (5.69%) UNIX
3 79 (5.35%) Android
4 73 (4.94%) Windows
5 71 (4.81%) Apple iOS
6 11 (0.74%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.54%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.14%) CentOS
10 2 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.068%) AIX
11 1 (0.068%) Embedded Linux
11 1 (0.068%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.068%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 356 (24.10%) TDD
2 324 (21.94%) Scrum
3 287 (19.43%) MVC
4 228 (15.44%) Software Engineering
5 177 (11.98%) Waterfall
6 176 (11.92%) OO
7 140 (9.48%) Continuous Integration
8 138 (9.34%) Project Management
9 135 (9.14%) Unit Testing
10 113 (7.65%) Mentoring
11 82 (5.55%) PRINCE2
12 81 (5.48%) Web Development
13 71 (4.81%) BDD
14 61 (4.13%) Business Intelligence
15 59 (3.99%) Test Scripting
16 57 (3.86%) OOP
17 55 (3.72%) Software Testing
18 54 (3.66%) Automated Testing
18 54 (3.66%) Business Analysis
19 52 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 499 (33.78%) JavaScript
2 458 (31.01%) Java
3 401 (27.15%) C#
4 329 (22.27%) SQL
5 139 (9.41%) Python
6 74 (5.01%) C++
7 68 (4.60%) PHP
8 60 (4.06%) Ruby
9 58 (3.93%) PL/SQL
10 51 (3.45%) T-SQL
11 45 (3.05%) C
12 33 (2.23%) VB.NET
13 22 (1.49%) XPath
14 18 (1.22%) VB
15 17 (1.15%) VB6
16 16 (1.08%) VC++
17 14 (0.95%) Perl
18 11 (0.74%) Clojure
19 10 (0.68%) Shell Script
20 9 (0.61%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 261 (17.67%) Degree
2 68 (4.60%) ISEB
3 51 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 34 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (1.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 20 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (0.81%) PMP
9 11 (0.74%) ISEB Practitioner
10 8 (0.54%) Security Cleared
11 7 (0.47%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.20%) HND
13 3 (0.20%) MCP
14 2 (0.14%) APMP
14 2 (0.14%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.14%) MCSE
15 1 (0.068%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.068%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (6.70%) QA
2 12 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.068%) HL7
5 1 (0.068%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (0.20%) Docker
2 2 (0.14%) LXC
Systems Management
1 16 (1.08%) Puppet
2 13 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
3 11 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.34%) Capistrano
4 5 (0.34%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.27%) TeamSite
6 3 (0.20%) MOM
6 3 (0.20%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.14%) Ansible
8 1 (0.068%) Nagios
Vendors
1 170 (11.51%) Oracle
2 161 (10.90%) Microsoft
3 27 (1.83%) Business Objects
4 25 (1.69%) Sybase
4 25 (1.69%) Informatica
5 24 (1.62%) Google
6 19 (1.29%) IBM
7 15 (1.02%) HP
7 15 (1.02%) Facebook
8 14 (0.95%) Yahoo!
8 14 (0.95%) Sony
8 14 (0.95%) Apple
8 14 (0.95%) SAP
9 11 (0.74%) Cognos
10 9 (0.61%) Niku
10 9 (0.61%) MicroStrategy
10 9 (0.61%) Adobe
11 8 (0.54%) Fujitsu
12 7 (0.47%) Red Hat
12 7 (0.47%) Teradata
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + great benefits!
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car allowance & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits packages
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £17000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harrington Starr
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits packages
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago