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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 3 10
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 799 733 480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 25.50% 21.42% 16.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.37% 26.13% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 561 464 267
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 £31,000 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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
2631 2805 2310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.98% 81.97% 79.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1666 1838 1446
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,500
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 379 £42,500 +13.33% 55
Glasgow +1 338 £42,500 +3.65% 56
Dundee +2 21 £37,500 -10.17% 2
West Lothian +5 17 £36,125 -0.34% 4
Aberdeen +4 12 £37,500 - 2
Stirling -3 12 £48,500 +7.77% 2
Renfrewshire - 3 - -
Highlands - 2 £53,750 -
Aberdeenshire - 2 - -
Inverclyde 0 1 £72,500 +16.00%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 504 (33.14%) JavaScript
2 484 (31.82%) Java
3 472 (31.03%) .NET
4 449 (29.52%) C#
5 443 (29.13%) Finance
6 387 (25.44%) TDD
7 372 (24.46%) Scrum
8 340 (22.35%) SQL Server
9 338 (22.22%) HTML
9 338 (22.22%) SQL
10 333 (21.89%) MVC
11 318 (20.91%) ASP.NET
12 312 (20.51%) CSS
13 301 (19.79%) Degree
14 286 (18.80%) jQuery
15 276 (18.15%) Software Engineering
16 231 (15.19%) Banking
17 209 (13.74%) OO
18 193 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 192 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
20 190 (12.49%) Web Services
21 189 (12.43%) Relational Database
22 174 (11.44%) Oracle
23 154 (10.12%) Linux
23 154 (10.12%) Microsoft
24 151 (9.93%) Computer Science
25 150 (9.86%) .NET Framework
26 149 (9.80%) Waterfall
27 148 (9.73%) Python
28 134 (8.81%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 63 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 45 (2.96%) Node.js
3 44 (2.89%) Tomcat
4 35 (2.30%) JBoss
5 34 (2.24%) CMS
6 31 (2.04%) WebSphere
7 28 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (1.78%) IIS
9 18 (1.18%) WebLogic
10 16 (1.05%) Apache
10 16 (1.05%) SAS
11 13 (0.85%) Drupal
12 11 (0.72%) Umbraco
13 9 (0.59%) WordPress
14 8 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
17 5 (0.33%) NServiceBus
17 5 (0.33%) ExpressionEngine
18 4 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 104 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 13 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.79%) MS Project
4 10 (0.66%) GIMP
5 9 (0.59%) MS Office
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.13%) Mingle
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.066%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.066%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.066%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.39%) assyst
3 4 (0.26%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.20%) Magento
4 3 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
5 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.066%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.066%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 72 (4.73%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (3.48%) Amazon EC2
3 40 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (2.10%) SaaS
5 3 (0.20%) GitHub
5 3 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.066%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.45%) Internet
2 19 (1.25%) Ethernet
2 19 (1.25%) Intranet
3 8 (0.53%) HTTP
4 4 (0.26%) Firewall
5 3 (0.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.20%) DNS
6 2 (0.13%) LDAP
6 2 (0.13%) SAN
6 2 (0.13%) CTI
6 2 (0.13%) NAS
7 1 (0.066%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.066%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 340 (22.35%) SQL Server
2 189 (12.43%) Relational Database
3 91 (5.98%) RDBMS
4 51 (3.35%) MySQL
5 47 (3.09%) NoSQL
6 46 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 45 (2.96%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (2.63%) MongoDB
9 35 (2.30%) Oracle Database
9 35 (2.30%) Big Data
10 29 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
11 24 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 21 (1.38%) SQL Server 2005
13 16 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
14 15 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
15 14 (0.92%) Hadoop
16 11 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 11 (0.72%) DataStage
17 9 (0.59%) RavenDB
17 9 (0.59%) Datomic
Development Applications
1 83 (5.46%) Git (software)
2 76 (5.00%) Subversion
3 75 (4.93%) Visual Studio
4 69 (4.54%) Selenium
5 61 (4.01%) JUnit
6 54 (3.55%) Maven
7 44 (2.89%) JIRA
8 42 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 35 (2.30%) Jenkins
10 28 (1.84%) Cucumber
11 25 (1.64%) Jasmine
12 21 (1.38%) LoadRunner
13 18 (1.18%) Eclipse
14 17 (1.12%) Ant
15 16 (1.05%) QuickTest Pro
16 14 (0.92%) Mercurial
17 12 (0.79%) RSpec
18 11 (0.72%) Bugzilla
18 11 (0.72%) Grunt
18 11 (0.72%) Hudson
General
1 443 (29.13%) Finance
2 231 (15.19%) Banking
3 101 (6.64%) Telecoms
4 90 (5.92%) Games
5 66 (4.34%) Retail
6 44 (2.89%) Marketing
7 42 (2.76%) Investment Banking
8 22 (1.45%) Front Office
9 21 (1.38%) Electronics
10 19 (1.25%) Back Office
11 15 (0.99%) Private Banking
12 12 (0.79%) General Ledger
13 10 (0.66%) Local Government
14 6 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 6 (0.39%) Advertising
15 4 (0.26%) Legal
16 3 (0.20%) Manufacturing
16 3 (0.20%) Financial Institution
16 3 (0.20%) Automotive
17 2 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 745 (48.98%) Developer
2 188 (12.36%) Java Developer
3 159 (10.45%) Analyst
4 156 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 146 (9.60%) .NET Developer
6 132 (8.68%) Software Developer
7 128 (8.42%) Senior Developer
8 105 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 90 (5.92%) Business Analyst
10 83 (5.46%) C# Developer
11 69 (4.54%) Architect
12 51 (3.35%) Web Developer
13 47 (3.09%) Senior Java Developer
14 46 (3.02%) C# .NET Developer
15 40 (2.63%) QA Engineer
15 40 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
16 39 (2.56%) Lead Developer
16 39 (2.56%) Tester
16 39 (2.56%) Front-End Developer
17 37 (2.43%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 472 (31.03%) .NET
2 338 (22.22%) HTML
3 318 (20.91%) ASP.NET
4 312 (20.51%) CSS
5 286 (18.80%) jQuery
6 193 (12.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 190 (12.49%) Web Services
8 150 (9.86%) .NET Framework
9 134 (8.81%) Spring
10 114 (7.50%) NHibernate
11 105 (6.90%) HTML5
12 102 (6.71%) Hibernate
13 99 (6.51%) XML
14 96 (6.31%) WCF
15 82 (5.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 74 (4.87%) AngularJS
17 69 (4.54%) Ajax
18 65 (4.27%) CSS3
19 63 (4.14%) RESTful
20 57 (3.75%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 151 (9.93%) Computer Science
2 108 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (6.38%) User Experience
4 78 (5.13%) Mobile App
5 58 (3.81%) Open Source
6 47 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 44 (2.89%) Mathematics
8 35 (2.30%) Social Media
9 28 (1.84%) Visualisation
10 24 (1.58%) Cryptography
11 23 (1.51%) Data Integration
11 23 (1.51%) Xbox
12 22 (1.45%) N-Tier
12 22 (1.45%) GIS
13 19 (1.25%) Derivative
13 19 (1.25%) Physics
13 19 (1.25%) CUDA
14 14 (0.92%) BBC
15 12 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 10 (0.66%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 154 (10.12%) Linux
2 92 (6.05%) UNIX
3 89 (5.85%) Windows
4 73 (4.80%) Android
5 67 (4.40%) Apple iOS
6 9 (0.59%) AIX
7 7 (0.46%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 3 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.20%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.20%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) CentOS
11 1 (0.066%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.066%) Fedora
11 1 (0.066%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 387 (25.44%) TDD
2 372 (24.46%) Scrum
3 333 (21.89%) MVC
4 276 (18.15%) Software Engineering
5 209 (13.74%) OO
6 192 (12.62%) Continuous Integration
7 149 (9.80%) Waterfall
8 126 (8.28%) Project Management
9 121 (7.96%) Unit Testing
10 95 (6.25%) Mentoring
11 83 (5.46%) Web Development
12 82 (5.39%) Analytics
13 77 (5.06%) BDD
14 75 (4.93%) OOP
15 69 (4.54%) PRINCE2
16 62 (4.08%) Data Modelling
16 62 (4.08%) OOD
16 62 (4.08%) Business Analysis
17 60 (3.94%) E-Commerce
18 59 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 504 (33.14%) JavaScript
2 484 (31.82%) Java
3 449 (29.52%) C#
4 338 (22.22%) SQL
5 148 (9.73%) Python
6 85 (5.59%) T-SQL
7 83 (5.46%) C++
8 76 (5.00%) Ruby
9 73 (4.80%) PHP
10 60 (3.94%) PL/SQL
11 46 (3.02%) C
12 43 (2.83%) VB.NET
13 22 (1.45%) Perl
14 19 (1.25%) VC++
15 18 (1.18%) VB
15 18 (1.18%) Shell Script
16 17 (1.12%) VB6
17 16 (1.05%) Objective-C
18 14 (0.92%) XPath
18 14 (0.92%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 301 (19.79%) Degree
2 62 (4.08%) ISEB
3 49 (3.22%) ISTQB
4 26 (1.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 17 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (0.99%) PMI Certification
6 15 (0.99%) VCP4
7 12 (0.79%) Security Cleared
8 10 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
9 9 (0.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 8 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.33%) MCP
11 5 (0.33%) PMP
12 4 (0.26%) PhD
12 4 (0.26%) HND
13 3 (0.20%) Postgraduate
13 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.13%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 114 (7.50%) QA
2 10 (0.66%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.20%) SLA
4 2 (0.13%) WCAG
4 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.066%) HL7
System Software
1 5 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.26%) Docker
3 3 (0.20%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.13%) LXC
5 1 (0.066%) Firmware
5 1 (0.066%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (1.18%) Puppet
2 15 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.39%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.26%) Ansible
5 4 (0.26%) Vagrant
6 3 (0.20%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.13%) MOM
Vendors
1 174 (11.44%) Oracle
2 154 (10.12%) Microsoft
3 37 (2.43%) Sybase
4 33 (2.17%) IBM
5 28 (1.84%) Google
6 18 (1.18%) Business Objects
7 16 (1.05%) Informatica
8 15 (0.99%) HP
8 15 (0.99%) Facebook
9 14 (0.92%) Yahoo!
9 14 (0.92%) Sony
9 14 (0.92%) Apple
10 12 (0.79%) SAP
11 9 (0.59%) Niku
12 8 (0.53%) Fujitsu
13 7 (0.46%) Cognos
13 7 (0.46%) Adobe
14 6 (0.39%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (0.39%) Twitter
15 5 (0.33%) Appcelerator
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Pertemps Recruitment Partnership
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £40000 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Awesome Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £32500 - £62000 per annum + Good Benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago