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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 671 521 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 20.08% 16.44% 14.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.98% 20.46% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 440 313 299
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
2798 2546 2400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.72% 80.34% 76.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1766 1610 1621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 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 22 October 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
Edinburgh +6 326 £40,000 - 47
Glasgow +1 282 £40,000 -5.88% 36
Stirling -4 22 £50,000 -
Dundee 0 12 £35,000 +33.33% 2
Aberdeen -9 11 £44,000 +14.28% 4
West Lothian -1 6 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Fife +2 5 £41,500 +3.75% 2
South Lanarkshire -2 4 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Renfrewshire - 4 £42,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £33,750 -
Highlands +7 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Argyll and Bute - 1 £37,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 477 (32.43%) .NET
2 464 (31.54%) Java
3 455 (30.93%) C#
4 434 (29.50%) JavaScript
5 406 (27.60%) SQL
6 352 (23.93%) Scrum
7 351 (23.86%) SQL Server
8 332 (22.57%) HTML
9 313 (21.28%) Finance
10 311 (21.14%) CSS
11 303 (20.60%) ASP.NET
12 282 (19.17%) TDD
13 276 (18.76%) Software Engineering
14 273 (18.56%) MVC
15 257 (17.47%) OO
16 252 (17.13%) jQuery
17 234 (15.91%) Degree
18 185 (12.58%) Oracle
19 180 (12.24%) Microsoft
20 173 (11.76%) Relational Database
21 170 (11.56%) Spring
21 170 (11.56%) Linux
22 167 (11.35%) XML
23 149 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
24 147 (9.99%) .NET Framework
25 140 (9.52%) Computer Science
26 137 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
27 136 (9.25%) Hibernate
28 133 (9.04%) Unit Testing
29 132 (8.97%) Mentoring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 87 (5.91%) SharePoint
2 71 (4.83%) Tomcat
3 60 (4.08%) JBoss
4 59 (4.01%) Node.js
5 34 (2.31%) CMS
6 33 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 33 (2.24%) Apache
6 33 (2.24%) SharePoint 2010
7 27 (1.84%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.50%) IIS
8 22 (1.50%) Alfresco
9 15 (1.02%) NServiceBus
10 11 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.68%) Drupal
11 10 (0.68%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
13 7 (0.48%) nginx
14 6 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
15 3 (0.20%) Sitecore CMS
15 3 (0.20%) WordPress
Applications
1 99 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 27 (1.84%) MS Office
3 15 (1.02%) InfoPath
4 12 (0.82%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.41%) MS Project
7 4 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.14%) GIMP
10 1 (0.068%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.068%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 5 (0.34%) Google Analytics
1 5 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.068%) Magento
3 1 (0.068%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.068%) Agresso
3 1 (0.068%) Loan IQ
3 1 (0.068%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.068%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.43%) Amazon EC2
2 19 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (1.22%) SaaS
4 15 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.20%) GitHub
7 1 (0.068%) PaaS
7 1 (0.068%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.16%) Ethernet
1 17 (1.16%) HTTP
2 16 (1.09%) Internet
3 14 (0.95%) Intranet
4 8 (0.54%) DNS
4 8 (0.54%) PuTTY
5 5 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.20%) SMTP
7 2 (0.14%) SNMP
7 2 (0.14%) FTP
7 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.14%) GPRS
7 2 (0.14%) LDAP
7 2 (0.14%) Firewall
8 1 (0.068%) IMAP
8 1 (0.068%) X.25
8 1 (0.068%) CTI
8 1 (0.068%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 351 (23.86%) SQL Server
2 173 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 114 (7.75%) RDBMS
4 66 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 52 (3.54%) NoSQL
6 45 (3.06%) MySQL
6 45 (3.06%) Oracle Database
7 44 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 37 (2.52%) Big Data
10 25 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
11 21 (1.43%) MongoDB
11 21 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
12 19 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 19 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.09%) PerformancePoint
14 14 (0.95%) Pentaho
15 12 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
17 9 (0.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 111 (7.55%) Visual Studio
2 98 (6.66%) Selenium
3 78 (5.30%) Subversion
4 73 (4.96%) Git (software)
5 61 (4.15%) Jenkins
6 57 (3.87%) JUnit
7 56 (3.81%) Maven
8 54 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 50 (3.40%) JIRA
10 24 (1.63%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.43%) QuickTest Pro
12 20 (1.36%) Eclipse
12 20 (1.36%) Bugzilla
13 15 (1.02%) WebDriver
13 15 (1.02%) SpecFlow
13 15 (1.02%) FogBugz
13 15 (1.02%) LoadRunner
14 13 (0.88%) Jasmine
15 12 (0.82%) Fiddler
16 11 (0.75%) Hudson
General
1 313 (21.28%) Finance
2 120 (8.16%) Banking
3 66 (4.49%) Games
4 57 (3.87%) Retail
5 40 (2.72%) Back Office
6 32 (2.18%) Investment Banking
7 31 (2.11%) Legal
8 29 (1.97%) Front Office
9 28 (1.90%) Marketing
10 26 (1.77%) Law
11 18 (1.22%) Electronics
12 15 (1.02%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.68%) Advertising
15 9 (0.61%) Publishing
16 6 (0.41%) Manufacturing
16 6 (0.41%) Private Banking
17 5 (0.34%) French Language
17 5 (0.34%) Local Government
18 4 (0.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 764 (51.94%) Developer
2 227 (15.43%) Analyst
3 186 (12.64%) Software Engineer
4 179 (12.17%) Java Developer
5 164 (11.15%) Software Developer
6 141 (9.59%) Senior Developer
7 120 (8.16%) Programmer
8 119 (8.09%) Business Analyst
9 115 (7.82%) .NET Developer
10 69 (4.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 62 (4.21%) Web Developer
12 60 (4.08%) Lead Developer
13 53 (3.60%) Senior Software Engineer
14 49 (3.33%) C# Developer
15 46 (3.13%) Analyst Programmer
16 45 (3.06%) Project Manager
17 43 (2.92%) Test Manager
18 41 (2.79%) Applications Developer
19 39 (2.65%) Test Analyst
19 39 (2.65%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 477 (32.43%) .NET
2 332 (22.57%) HTML
3 311 (21.14%) CSS
4 303 (20.60%) ASP.NET
5 252 (17.13%) jQuery
6 170 (11.56%) Spring
7 167 (11.35%) XML
8 149 (10.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 147 (9.99%) .NET Framework
10 136 (9.25%) Hibernate
11 113 (7.68%) Web Services
12 110 (7.48%) Ajax
13 108 (7.34%) HTML5
14 89 (6.05%) WCF
15 77 (5.23%) NHibernate
16 75 (5.10%) CSS3
17 74 (5.03%) J2EE
18 58 (3.94%) RESTful
18 58 (3.94%) AngularJS
19 56 (3.81%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 140 (9.52%) Computer Science
2 118 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 109 (7.41%) User Experience
4 85 (5.78%) Mobile App
5 66 (4.49%) Open Source
6 47 (3.20%) Mathematics
7 43 (2.92%) Derivative
8 39 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
8 39 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 36 (2.45%) Visualisation
10 22 (1.50%) Data Structures
11 20 (1.36%) Algorithms
12 17 (1.16%) Physics
12 17 (1.16%) CUDA
13 16 (1.09%) Social Media
14 15 (1.02%) Client/Server
15 14 (0.95%) Fixed Income
16 13 (0.88%) Data Integration
17 12 (0.82%) Equities
17 12 (0.82%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 170 (11.56%) Linux
2 118 (8.02%) UNIX
3 107 (7.27%) Windows
4 42 (2.86%) Android
5 33 (2.24%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.43%) AIX
7 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (0.68%) Solaris
8 10 (0.68%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.41%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.27%) Fedora
11 4 (0.27%) CentOS
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.20%) OpenSolaris
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.068%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.068%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (23.93%) Scrum
2 282 (19.17%) TDD
3 276 (18.76%) Software Engineering
4 273 (18.56%) MVC
5 257 (17.47%) OO
6 137 (9.31%) Continuous Integration
7 133 (9.04%) Unit Testing
8 132 (8.97%) Mentoring
9 130 (8.84%) Waterfall
10 111 (7.55%) Project Management
11 104 (7.07%) OOP
12 103 (7.00%) Web Development
13 98 (6.66%) Business Analysis
14 97 (6.59%) Data Modelling
15 82 (5.57%) SOA
16 81 (5.51%) BDD
17 78 (5.30%) Continuous Improvement
18 77 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
19 73 (4.96%) Coaching
20 70 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 464 (31.54%) Java
2 455 (30.93%) C#
3 434 (29.50%) JavaScript
4 406 (27.60%) SQL
5 111 (7.55%) Python
6 105 (7.14%) C++
6 105 (7.14%) Ruby
7 58 (3.94%) PL/SQL
8 55 (3.74%) Perl
9 54 (3.67%) PHP
10 50 (3.40%) T-SQL
11 46 (3.13%) VB.NET
12 38 (2.58%) C
13 37 (2.52%) VBScript
14 27 (1.84%) VB
15 24 (1.63%) VB6
16 17 (1.16%) VC++
17 16 (1.09%) Shell Script
18 15 (1.02%) Objective-C
19 14 (0.95%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 234 (15.91%) Degree
2 52 (3.54%) ISTQB
3 50 (3.40%) ISEB
4 22 (1.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 18 (1.22%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.16%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.95%) PhD
8 9 (0.61%) Postgraduate
9 6 (0.41%) CBAP
10 4 (0.27%) GIAC
10 4 (0.27%) MCP
10 4 (0.27%) PMP
10 4 (0.27%) PMI Certification
10 4 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.14%) MCTS
12 2 (0.14%) MCAD
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.068%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.068%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 120 (8.16%) QA
2 11 (0.75%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.068%) COBIT
4 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.068%) WCAG
4 1 (0.068%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (0.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) vSphere
4 3 (0.20%) Firmware
5 1 (0.068%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (1.56%) Puppet
2 19 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.48%) Nagios
5 6 (0.41%) ZABBIX
6 4 (0.27%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.14%) CFEngine
8 1 (0.068%) Ganglia
8 1 (0.068%) Ansible
8 1 (0.068%) Salt
8 1 (0.068%) MOM
Vendors
1 185 (12.58%) Oracle
2 180 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 44 (2.99%) Sybase
4 29 (1.97%) Twitter
5 27 (1.84%) Google
6 17 (1.16%) Informatica
6 17 (1.16%) IBM
7 15 (1.02%) Facebook
8 14 (0.95%) HP
9 13 (0.88%) VMware
10 11 (0.75%) Dell
10 11 (0.75%) Business Objects
10 11 (0.75%) Yahoo!
11 10 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 10 (0.68%) Apple
11 10 (0.68%) Sony
12 8 (0.54%) Zend
13 5 (0.34%) SAP
14 4 (0.27%) Perforce
14 4 (0.27%) Telerik
Fife
Net Talent
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Fife
Search Consultancy
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 18 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Technology Leadership Practice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago