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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 8
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 782 680 525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.37% 20.59% 17.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.90% 25.29% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 541 428 338
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £50,150
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
2615 2689 2351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.85% 81.41% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1690 1731 1570
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +1 382 £42,500 +6.25% 62
Glasgow +1 320 £40,000 -2.43% 51
West Lothian +3 18 £36,250 -11.58% 8
Dundee 0 17 £31,000 -19.48% 1
Aberdeen +1 13 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Stirling -3 13 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Renfrewshire +3 4 £23,000 -48.88%
Aberdeenshire +7 3 £36,000 -4.00%
Fife -2 2 - -
Inverclyde +2 1 £72,500 +16.00%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 - 2
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 452 (31.32%) .NET
2 440 (30.49%) JavaScript
3 439 (30.42%) Java
4 422 (29.24%) C#
5 402 (27.86%) Finance
6 362 (25.09%) Scrum
7 349 (24.19%) TDD
8 328 (22.73%) SQL
9 315 (21.83%) SQL Server
10 297 (20.58%) HTML
11 296 (20.51%) ASP.NET
12 289 (20.03%) MVC
13 283 (19.61%) CSS
14 271 (18.78%) Software Engineering
15 267 (18.50%) Degree
16 264 (18.30%) jQuery
17 218 (15.11%) OO
18 197 (13.65%) Banking
19 182 (12.61%) Relational Database
20 180 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
21 175 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
22 167 (11.57%) Linux
23 165 (11.43%) Web Services
24 150 (10.40%) Microsoft
25 148 (10.26%) Oracle
26 142 (9.84%) .NET Framework
27 133 (9.22%) Python
28 131 (9.08%) Waterfall
29 130 (9.01%) Computer Science
29 130 (9.01%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 59 (4.09%) Tomcat
2 55 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 43 (2.98%) Node.js
4 37 (2.56%) CMS
5 26 (1.80%) WebSphere
6 25 (1.73%) JBoss
7 23 (1.59%) IIS
8 20 (1.39%) WebLogic
8 20 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (1.32%) Apache
10 13 (0.90%) Drupal
10 13 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 10 (0.69%) SAS
11 10 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.55%) NServiceBus
12 8 (0.55%) WordPress
13 6 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.35%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 99 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.83%) Photoshop
3 10 (0.69%) MS Office
4 9 (0.62%) GIMP
5 7 (0.49%) MS Project
6 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.14%) Mingle
9 1 (0.069%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.21%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.21%) FINCAD Analytics
2 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.069%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 57 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
3 37 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.73%) SaaS
5 5 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.069%) Heroku
6 1 (0.069%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.069%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.39%) Ethernet
2 18 (1.25%) Intranet
2 18 (1.25%) Internet
3 15 (1.04%) HTTP
4 6 (0.42%) DNS
5 4 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.28%) Firewall
6 3 (0.21%) LDAP
7 2 (0.14%) SMTP
7 2 (0.14%) SNMP
7 2 (0.14%) CTI
7 2 (0.14%) SAN
7 2 (0.14%) NAS
8 1 (0.069%) IMAP
8 1 (0.069%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (21.83%) SQL Server
2 182 (12.61%) Relational Database
3 89 (6.17%) RDBMS
4 55 (3.81%) MySQL
5 44 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 44 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 40 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 33 (2.29%) Big Data
8 27 (1.87%) MongoDB
9 26 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
10 22 (1.52%) Oracle Database
11 20 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 14 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (0.90%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (0.83%) Hadoop
15 11 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 9 (0.62%) Datomic
17 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
17 6 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 86 (5.96%) Visual Studio
2 83 (5.75%) Subversion
3 78 (5.41%) Git (software)
4 64 (4.44%) Selenium
5 63 (4.37%) JUnit
6 50 (3.47%) Maven
7 47 (3.26%) Team Foundation Server
8 44 (3.05%) JIRA
9 29 (2.01%) Jenkins
10 26 (1.80%) LoadRunner
10 26 (1.80%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.46%) QuickTest Pro
12 20 (1.39%) Jasmine
13 13 (0.90%) Mercurial
14 12 (0.83%) Bugzilla
14 12 (0.83%) Hudson
14 12 (0.83%) RSpec
15 11 (0.76%) Ant
15 11 (0.76%) Eclipse
16 9 (0.62%) QUnit
General
1 402 (27.86%) Finance
2 197 (13.65%) Banking
3 81 (5.61%) Games
4 73 (5.06%) Telecoms
5 60 (4.16%) Retail
6 46 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 42 (2.91%) Marketing
8 27 (1.87%) Front Office
9 26 (1.80%) Back Office
10 21 (1.46%) Electronics
11 16 (1.11%) Private Banking
12 11 (0.76%) Local Government
13 9 (0.62%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Advertising
15 5 (0.35%) General Ledger
15 5 (0.35%) Legal
16 3 (0.21%) Law
16 3 (0.21%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.21%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 699 (48.44%) Developer
2 176 (12.20%) Java Developer
3 171 (11.85%) Analyst
4 152 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 138 (9.56%) .NET Developer
6 135 (9.36%) Software Developer
7 105 (7.28%) Senior Developer
8 98 (6.79%) Business Analyst
9 85 (5.89%) Project Manager
10 77 (5.34%) C# Developer
11 53 (3.67%) Architect
12 50 (3.47%) Senior Java Developer
13 49 (3.40%) Web Developer
14 45 (3.12%) Programmer
15 44 (3.05%) Test Manager
16 42 (2.91%) C# .NET Developer
17 40 (2.77%) Senior Software Engineer
18 39 (2.70%) QA Engineer
18 39 (2.70%) Lead Developer
19 35 (2.43%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (31.32%) .NET
2 297 (20.58%) HTML
3 296 (20.51%) ASP.NET
4 283 (19.61%) CSS
5 264 (18.30%) jQuery
6 175 (12.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 165 (11.43%) Web Services
8 142 (9.84%) .NET Framework
9 130 (9.01%) Spring
10 110 (7.62%) XML
11 98 (6.79%) NHibernate
12 95 (6.58%) WCF
13 93 (6.44%) Hibernate
14 86 (5.96%) HTML5
15 76 (5.27%) Ajax
16 65 (4.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 56 (3.88%) CSS3
17 56 (3.88%) AngularJS
17 56 (3.88%) J2EE
18 52 (3.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 130 (9.01%) Computer Science
2 97 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (5.68%) User Experience
4 76 (5.27%) Mobile App
5 42 (2.91%) Mathematics
6 41 (2.84%) Open Source
7 39 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
8 32 (2.22%) Social Media
9 29 (2.01%) Visualisation
10 26 (1.80%) Derivative
11 25 (1.73%) Cryptography
12 22 (1.52%) N-Tier
13 20 (1.39%) CUDA
14 19 (1.32%) Xbox
14 19 (1.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 16 (1.11%) Data Integration
15 16 (1.11%) Physics
16 15 (1.04%) GIS
16 15 (1.04%) BBC
17 11 (0.76%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 167 (11.57%) Linux
2 99 (6.86%) UNIX
3 93 (6.44%) Windows
4 65 (4.50%) Android
5 56 (3.88%) Apple iOS
6 13 (0.90%) AIX
7 8 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.28%) Fedora
8 4 (0.28%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.28%) CentOS
9 3 (0.21%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.21%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.069%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.069%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.069%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.069%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (25.09%) Scrum
2 349 (24.19%) TDD
3 289 (20.03%) MVC
4 271 (18.78%) Software Engineering
5 218 (15.11%) OO
6 180 (12.47%) Continuous Integration
7 131 (9.08%) Waterfall
8 124 (8.59%) Unit Testing
9 113 (7.83%) Project Management
10 91 (6.31%) Analytics
11 84 (5.82%) OOP
11 84 (5.82%) Mentoring
12 83 (5.75%) Web Development
13 79 (5.47%) BDD
14 71 (4.92%) Data Modelling
15 68 (4.71%) OOD
15 68 (4.71%) Business Analysis
16 59 (4.09%) PRINCE2
17 56 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
18 55 (3.81%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 440 (30.49%) JavaScript
2 439 (30.42%) Java
3 422 (29.24%) C#
4 328 (22.73%) SQL
5 133 (9.22%) Python
6 91 (6.31%) C++
7 78 (5.41%) Ruby
8 74 (5.13%) T-SQL
9 67 (4.64%) PHP
10 50 (3.47%) PL/SQL
10 50 (3.47%) C
11 36 (2.49%) VB.NET
12 32 (2.22%) Perl
13 20 (1.39%) VC++
14 19 (1.32%) Shell Script
15 17 (1.18%) Objective-C
16 13 (0.90%) Clojure
16 13 (0.90%) ActionScript
17 11 (0.76%) CoffeeScript
17 11 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 267 (18.50%) Degree
2 64 (4.44%) ISEB
3 55 (3.81%) ISTQB
4 29 (2.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 16 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.11%) Security Cleared
6 13 (0.90%) SC Cleared
7 11 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 8 (0.55%) ISEB Practitioner
9 7 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 6 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (0.35%) PMP
11 5 (0.35%) MCP
12 4 (0.28%) PhD
12 4 (0.28%) HND
13 3 (0.21%) GIAC
13 3 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.21%) Postgraduate
14 2 (0.14%) APMP
14 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 119 (8.25%) QA
2 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.21%) SLA
4 2 (0.14%) WCAG
4 2 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.069%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.28%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) Firmware
4 2 (0.14%) Docker
4 2 (0.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.069%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.18%) HP Quality Center
2 15 (1.04%) Puppet
3 9 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.35%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.28%) Nagios
5 4 (0.28%) ZABBIX
6 3 (0.21%) CA Wily
6 3 (0.21%) Ansible
7 1 (0.069%) Salt
7 1 (0.069%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 150 (10.40%) Microsoft
2 148 (10.26%) Oracle
3 36 (2.49%) IBM
4 35 (2.43%) Sybase
5 31 (2.15%) Google
6 19 (1.32%) Informatica
7 18 (1.25%) Facebook
8 15 (1.04%) HP
8 15 (1.04%) Apple
8 15 (1.04%) Sony
8 15 (1.04%) Business Objects
8 15 (1.04%) Yahoo!
9 12 (0.83%) Twitter
10 7 (0.49%) SAP
11 6 (0.42%) Adobe
11 6 (0.42%) Dell
11 6 (0.42%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.42%) VMware
12 5 (0.35%) Fujitsu
12 5 (0.35%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £26000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £25000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
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