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

Location
3 months to
6 May 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 735 871 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.60% 22.02% 16.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.57% 27.05% 21.07%
Number of salaries quoted 485 572 270
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £41,375 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.92% +3.43%
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
2666 3220 2439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.59% 81.42% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1664 2143 1421
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 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 6 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 -1 374 £43,500 +8.75% 58
Edinburgh -1 298 £45,000 +12.50% 52
Stirling -2 13 £50,000 +14.94%
Dundee -3 13 £40,000 - 3
West Lothian +12 12 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Aberdeen +7 12 £43,000 +4.24% 2
Fife +1 7 £37,500 -3.22% 1
Highlands +3 2 £53,750 +30.30%
Renfrewshire -1 2 £33,000 -5.71% 2
East Lothian +1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Aberdeenshire -2 1 - - 2
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 6 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.

1 517 (34.51%) JavaScript
2 476 (31.78%) Finance
3 466 (31.11%) Java
4 435 (29.04%) .NET
5 429 (28.64%) C#
6 395 (26.37%) HTML
7 377 (25.17%) TDD
8 341 (22.76%) Scrum
9 323 (21.56%) CSS
10 321 (21.43%) SQL
11 313 (20.89%) SQL Server
12 306 (20.43%) MVC
13 285 (19.03%) ASP.NET
14 267 (17.82%) Degree
15 256 (17.09%) Banking
16 249 (16.62%) jQuery
17 235 (15.69%) Software Engineering
18 199 (13.28%) OO
19 189 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
20 179 (11.95%) Web Services
21 173 (11.55%) Oracle
22 170 (11.35%) Relational Database
23 166 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
24 162 (10.81%) Waterfall
25 160 (10.68%) Microsoft
26 150 (10.01%) Linux
27 143 (9.55%) Spring
28 140 (9.35%) Project Management
28 140 (9.35%) Computer Science
29 139 (9.28%) Python

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 65 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 59 (3.94%) Node.js
3 43 (2.87%) JBoss
4 36 (2.40%) IIS
5 28 (1.87%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.80%) Tomcat
7 25 (1.67%) Apache
8 24 (1.60%) CMS
9 22 (1.47%) SAS
10 20 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 14 (0.93%) Drupal
12 10 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.67%) WebLogic
13 8 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
13 8 (0.53%) WordPress
14 7 (0.47%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.33%) ArcGIS
16 4 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 4 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
17 3 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 111 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.80%) MS Project
3 9 (0.60%) Photoshop
4 8 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.53%) MS Office
5 6 (0.40%) GIMP
6 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.13%) Mingle
7 2 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.40%) assyst
2 6 (0.40%) Magento
3 5 (0.33%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.20%) Primavera
5 3 (0.20%) FINCAD Analytics
5 3 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.20%) Markit EDM
6 2 (0.13%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.13%) LatentZero
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
6 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.067%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 92 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
3 33 (2.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 28 (1.87%) SaaS
5 4 (0.27%) GitHub
6 3 (0.20%) AWS OpsWorks
7 2 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.067%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.34%) Ethernet
2 19 (1.27%) Internet
3 15 (1.00%) HTTP
4 8 (0.53%) Intranet
5 5 (0.33%) LDAP
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.27%) Firewall
7 3 (0.20%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) CTI
9 1 (0.067%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.067%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.067%) NAS
9 1 (0.067%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.067%) SAN
9 1 (0.067%) ISDN
9 1 (0.067%) LAN
9 1 (0.067%) PSTN
9 1 (0.067%) VoIP
9 1 (0.067%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 313 (20.89%) SQL Server
2 170 (11.35%) Relational Database
3 74 (4.94%) RDBMS
4 61 (4.07%) NoSQL
5 53 (3.54%) MySQL
6 46 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
7 43 (2.87%) MongoDB
8 42 (2.80%) Oracle Database
9 33 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 32 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 21 (1.40%) Big Data
12 17 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 15 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
14 13 (0.87%) DataStage
15 12 (0.80%) RavenDB
16 10 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.60%) Datomic
18 8 (0.53%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 82 (5.47%) Selenium
1 82 (5.47%) Git (software)
2 63 (4.21%) Subversion
3 58 (3.87%) JUnit
4 52 (3.47%) Maven
5 48 (3.20%) Visual Studio
6 44 (2.94%) JIRA
7 38 (2.54%) Jenkins
8 31 (2.07%) Ant
9 25 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 22 (1.47%) Cucumber
11 19 (1.27%) LoadRunner
12 18 (1.20%) Eclipse
12 18 (1.20%) Jasmine
13 17 (1.13%) WebDriver
14 16 (1.07%) QuickTest Pro
15 11 (0.73%) Hudson
16 10 (0.67%) Mockito
16 10 (0.67%) Grunt
17 9 (0.60%) Mercurial
General
1 476 (31.78%) Finance
2 256 (17.09%) Banking
3 114 (7.61%) Telecoms
4 75 (5.01%) Games
5 44 (2.94%) Retail
6 30 (2.00%) Marketing
7 27 (1.80%) Investment Banking
8 19 (1.27%) Front Office
8 19 (1.27%) Electronics
9 15 (1.00%) Legal
10 14 (0.93%) Private Banking
11 12 (0.80%) General Ledger
12 8 (0.53%) Manufacturing
13 6 (0.40%) Back Office
14 4 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.27%) Local Government
15 3 (0.20%) Advertising
15 3 (0.20%) Automotive
16 2 (0.13%) Retail Banking
16 2 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 726 (48.46%) Developer
2 189 (12.62%) Java Developer
3 177 (11.82%) Analyst
4 163 (10.88%) Senior Developer
5 134 (8.95%) .NET Developer
6 124 (8.28%) Software Engineer
7 108 (7.21%) Project Manager
8 95 (6.34%) Business Analyst
8 95 (6.34%) Software Developer
9 70 (4.67%) C# Developer
10 60 (4.01%) Web Developer
11 57 (3.81%) Architect
12 55 (3.67%) Test Analyst
13 44 (2.94%) Consultant
13 44 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
14 42 (2.80%) Front-End Developer
15 40 (2.67%) C# .NET Developer
16 38 (2.54%) Tester
17 36 (2.40%) QA Engineer
18 35 (2.34%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 435 (29.04%) .NET
2 395 (26.37%) HTML
3 323 (21.56%) CSS
4 285 (19.03%) ASP.NET
5 249 (16.62%) jQuery
6 189 (12.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 179 (11.95%) Web Services
8 143 (9.55%) Spring
9 134 (8.95%) .NET Framework
9 134 (8.95%) HTML5
10 117 (7.81%) Hibernate
11 104 (6.94%) NHibernate
12 95 (6.34%) AngularJS
13 92 (6.14%) XML
14 83 (5.54%) Entity Framework
15 82 (5.47%) WCF
16 81 (5.41%) RESTful
17 67 (4.47%) CSS3
18 57 (3.81%) Ajax
19 50 (3.34%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 140 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 106 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
3 99 (6.61%) User Experience
4 80 (5.34%) Open Source
5 78 (5.21%) Mobile App
6 45 (3.00%) Mathematics
7 39 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
8 34 (2.27%) Data Integration
9 31 (2.07%) Social Media
10 23 (1.54%) Physics
10 23 (1.54%) GIS
11 21 (1.40%) Visualisation
12 20 (1.34%) N-Tier
13 18 (1.20%) Xbox
14 17 (1.13%) CUDA
15 16 (1.07%) BBC
16 14 (0.93%) Management Information System
16 14 (0.93%) Equities
17 12 (0.80%) Cryptography
18 10 (0.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 150 (10.01%) Linux
2 78 (5.21%) Windows
2 78 (5.21%) Android
3 76 (5.07%) UNIX
4 74 (4.94%) Apple iOS
5 11 (0.73%) Mac OS X
6 8 (0.53%) Windows Phone
7 4 (0.27%) Windows 7
8 3 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.13%) CentOS
9 2 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.067%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.067%) Embedded Linux
10 1 (0.067%) Fedora
10 1 (0.067%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 377 (25.17%) TDD
2 341 (22.76%) Scrum
3 306 (20.43%) MVC
4 235 (15.69%) Software Engineering
5 199 (13.28%) OO
6 166 (11.08%) Continuous Integration
7 162 (10.81%) Waterfall
8 140 (9.35%) Project Management
9 136 (9.08%) Unit Testing
10 111 (7.41%) Mentoring
11 88 (5.87%) PRINCE2
12 85 (5.67%) Web Development
13 70 (4.67%) BDD
14 63 (4.21%) OOP
15 58 (3.87%) Test Scripting
16 57 (3.81%) Business Analysis
17 54 (3.60%) Automated Testing
17 54 (3.60%) Business Intelligence
18 53 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
19 52 (3.47%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 517 (34.51%) JavaScript
2 466 (31.11%) Java
3 429 (28.64%) C#
4 321 (21.43%) SQL
5 139 (9.28%) Python
6 79 (5.27%) C++
7 75 (5.01%) PHP
8 61 (4.07%) T-SQL
9 60 (4.01%) Ruby
10 58 (3.87%) PL/SQL
11 45 (3.00%) C
12 42 (2.80%) VB.NET
13 23 (1.54%) XPath
14 19 (1.27%) VB
15 18 (1.20%) VB6
16 17 (1.13%) VC++
17 14 (0.93%) Shell Script
17 14 (0.93%) Objective-C
17 14 (0.93%) Perl
18 10 (0.67%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 267 (17.82%) Degree
2 67 (4.47%) ISEB
3 49 (3.27%) ISTQB
4 33 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (1.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 21 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 12 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (0.73%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (0.73%) PMP
9 11 (0.73%) Security Cleared
10 8 (0.53%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.20%) MCP
11 3 (0.20%) HND
12 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
12 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.13%) APMP
13 1 (0.067%) MCSE
13 1 (0.067%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (6.68%) QA
2 13 (0.87%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.27%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.20%) SLA
5 1 (0.067%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.067%) WCAG
5 1 (0.067%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.067%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 17 (1.13%) Puppet
2 16 (1.07%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.33%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.33%) TeamSite
4 5 (0.33%) Capistrano
5 3 (0.20%) MOM
5 3 (0.20%) CA Wily
5 3 (0.20%) Ansible
6 1 (0.067%) Nagios
Vendors
1 173 (11.55%) Oracle
2 160 (10.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (1.74%) Google
4 25 (1.67%) IBM
5 24 (1.60%) Informatica
6 22 (1.47%) Sybase
6 22 (1.47%) Business Objects
7 17 (1.13%) HP
7 17 (1.13%) Facebook
8 16 (1.07%) Yahoo!
8 16 (1.07%) Sony
8 16 (1.07%) Apple
9 9 (0.60%) Cognos
9 9 (0.60%) Niku
10 8 (0.53%) Fujitsu
10 8 (0.53%) Adobe
10 8 (0.53%) SAP
11 7 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
11 7 (0.47%) Teradata
11 7 (0.47%) Hyland
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