The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 16 15 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 443 373 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.91% 11.38% 7.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.76% 14.18% 10.37%
Number of salaries quoted 239 215 168
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3002 2631 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.72% 80.24% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2008 1723 1649
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Glasgow 0 219 £37,750 -16.11% 30
Edinburgh +2 191 £40,000 -11.11% 25
Dundee +4 15 £34,000 +7.08% 3
Aberdeen -5 11 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Fife -3 5 £41,500 - 1
Stirling -10 5 £47,500 - 1
West Lothian +6 1 - - 1
Argyll and Bute -1 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 346 (37.01%) Java
2 283 (30.27%) C#
3 280 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 278 (29.73%) .NET
5 255 (27.27%) HTML
6 244 (26.10%) SQL
7 235 (25.13%) CSS
8 225 (24.06%) Scrum
9 223 (23.85%) SQL Server
10 184 (19.68%) jQuery
11 173 (18.50%) ASP.NET
12 168 (17.97%) MVC
13 166 (17.75%) OO
14 163 (17.43%) Spring
15 155 (16.58%) Software Engineering
16 148 (15.83%) Finance
17 134 (14.33%) Hibernate
18 133 (14.22%) XML
19 128 (13.69%) Degree
20 122 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
21 118 (12.62%) HTML5
22 117 (12.51%) Web Services
23 113 (12.09%) Microsoft
24 109 (11.66%) TDD
25 107 (11.44%) Oracle
26 99 (10.59%) JSON
27 95 (10.16%) Linux
28 87 (9.30%) JBoss
29 86 (9.20%) Selenium
30 85 (9.09%) Relational Database

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 42 (4.49%) Alfresco
2 40 (4.28%) Tomcat
3 39 (4.17%) Node.js
4 29 (3.10%) Apache
5 28 (2.99%) SharePoint
6 13 (1.39%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.39%) CMS
7 11 (1.18%) IIS
8 9 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
8 9 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (0.86%) WebSphere
10 7 (0.75%) nginx
10 7 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.43%) Drupal
12 3 (0.32%) Umbraco
12 3 (0.32%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.32%) Lync
13 2 (0.21%) Adobe CQ
13 2 (0.21%) SAS
Applications
1 48 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 16 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 15 (1.60%) MS Visio
4 13 (1.39%) MS Office
5 8 (0.86%) GIMP
6 3 (0.32%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.11%) Magento
2 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (2.25%) SaaS
2 15 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.43%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) IaaS
5 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.28%) HTTP
2 11 (1.18%) Internet
3 8 (0.86%) LDAP
4 6 (0.64%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.32%) Intranet
6 2 (0.21%) IMAP
7 1 (0.11%) X.25
7 1 (0.11%) SMTP
7 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 85 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 63 (6.74%) RDBMS
4 41 (4.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 33 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (3.21%) MySQL
7 26 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (2.78%) NoSQL
7 26 (2.78%) Big Data
8 20 (2.14%) Oracle Database
8 20 (2.14%) MongoDB
9 19 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 12 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (1.07%) Pentaho
13 9 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 8 (0.86%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 86 (9.20%) Selenium
2 81 (8.66%) Jenkins
3 53 (5.67%) Maven
4 49 (5.24%) Subversion
5 41 (4.39%) JIRA
6 40 (4.28%) Git (software)
7 34 (3.64%) Visual Studio
7 34 (3.64%) Artifactory
8 25 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 22 (2.35%) JUnit
10 21 (2.25%) Eclipse
11 16 (1.71%) Bugzilla
12 13 (1.39%) Ant
13 12 (1.28%) Fiddler
14 11 (1.18%) FogBugz
15 9 (0.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 9 (0.96%) Cucumber
16 8 (0.86%) WebDriver
17 7 (0.75%) Mercurial
17 7 (0.75%) Axure RP
General
1 148 (15.83%) Finance
2 54 (5.78%) Banking
3 40 (4.28%) Back Office
4 26 (2.78%) Marketing
5 20 (2.14%) Games
6 16 (1.71%) Advertising
7 14 (1.50%) Retail
8 8 (0.86%) Investment Banking
8 8 (0.86%) Retail Banking
8 8 (0.86%) Front Office
9 7 (0.75%) Telecoms
10 6 (0.64%) Military
11 5 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 5 (0.53%) Automotive
12 4 (0.43%) French Language
13 2 (0.21%) Legal
14 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 540 (57.75%) Developer
2 150 (16.04%) Java Developer
3 123 (13.16%) Analyst
4 106 (11.34%) Software Engineer
5 105 (11.23%) Software Developer
6 81 (8.66%) Senior Developer
7 77 (8.24%) Business Analyst
8 64 (6.84%) Programmer
9 59 (6.31%) .NET Developer
10 55 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 52 (5.56%) Lead Developer
12 47 (5.03%) C# Developer
13 43 (4.60%) Project Manager
14 42 (4.49%) Senior Java Developer
15 33 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
16 29 (3.10%) Software Programmer
17 27 (2.89%) C# .NET Developer
18 26 (2.78%) Architect
19 21 (2.25%) Tester
19 21 (2.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 278 (29.73%) .NET
2 255 (27.27%) HTML
3 235 (25.13%) CSS
4 184 (19.68%) jQuery
5 173 (18.50%) ASP.NET
6 163 (17.43%) Spring
7 134 (14.33%) Hibernate
8 133 (14.22%) XML
9 118 (12.62%) HTML5
10 117 (12.51%) Web Services
11 99 (10.59%) JSON
12 81 (8.66%) RESTful
13 67 (7.17%) CSS3
14 62 (6.63%) Gherkin
14 62 (6.63%) Ajax
15 61 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC
16 60 (6.42%) .NET Framework
17 57 (6.10%) J2EE
18 51 (5.45%) XHTML
19 40 (4.28%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 78 (8.34%) Open Source
2 74 (7.91%) Computer Science
3 43 (4.60%) Enterprise Software
4 41 (4.39%) Derivative
5 40 (4.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 35 (3.74%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.60%) Mathematics
8 12 (1.28%) GIS
9 10 (1.07%) Management Information System
9 10 (1.07%) NHS
9 10 (1.07%) iPad
10 9 (0.96%) W3C
10 9 (0.96%) DTV
11 8 (0.86%) PKI
11 8 (0.86%) Client/Server
11 8 (0.86%) Data Integration
12 7 (0.75%) Statistics
13 6 (0.64%) Physics
14 5 (0.53%) N-Tier
15 4 (0.43%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 95 (10.16%) Linux
2 77 (8.24%) UNIX
3 27 (2.89%) Windows
4 26 (2.78%) Apple iOS
5 22 (2.35%) Android
6 6 (0.64%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.53%) AIX
8 3 (0.32%) Solaris
8 3 (0.32%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.32%) OpenSolaris
9 1 (0.11%) CentOS
9 1 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.11%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (24.06%) Scrum
2 168 (17.97%) MVC
3 166 (17.75%) OO
4 155 (16.58%) Software Engineering
5 122 (13.05%) Continuous Integration
6 109 (11.66%) TDD
7 79 (8.45%) BDD
8 77 (8.24%) Unit Testing
8 77 (8.24%) Web Development
8 77 (8.24%) OOP
8 77 (8.24%) SOA
9 69 (7.38%) Data Modelling
10 65 (6.95%) Document Management
11 60 (6.42%) Business Analysis
12 57 (6.10%) Project Management
13 55 (5.88%) Automated Testing
13 55 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
14 48 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 47 (5.03%) Multithreading
16 45 (4.81%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 346 (37.01%) Java
2 283 (30.27%) C#
3 280 (29.95%) JavaScript
4 244 (26.10%) SQL
5 81 (8.66%) Python
6 58 (6.20%) C++
7 55 (5.88%) Ruby
8 43 (4.60%) Perl
9 41 (4.39%) PL/SQL
10 39 (4.17%) PHP
11 29 (3.10%) T-SQL
12 20 (2.14%) VB.NET
13 19 (2.03%) Objective-C
14 18 (1.93%) ECMAScript
15 13 (1.39%) C
16 12 (1.28%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
17 8 (0.86%) Groovy
17 8 (0.86%) VB
18 6 (0.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 128 (13.69%) Degree
2 28 (2.99%) ISEB
3 20 (2.14%) ISTQB
4 13 (1.39%) Postgraduate
5 10 (1.07%) Security Cleared
6 5 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (0.43%) PMP
7 4 (0.43%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.11%) OCP
9 1 (0.11%) OCA
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.11%) MBA
9 1 (0.11%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (5.24%) QA
2 4 (0.43%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (1.07%) Puppet
2 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.21%) Ansible
4 1 (0.11%) Nagios
4 1 (0.11%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 113 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 107 (11.44%) Oracle
3 87 (9.30%) JBoss
4 28 (2.99%) Sybase
5 14 (1.50%) Adobe
6 9 (0.96%) Zend
7 8 (0.86%) Google
7 8 (0.86%) Red Hat
8 7 (0.75%) Twitter
9 6 (0.64%) HP
10 5 (0.53%) Dell
10 5 (0.53%) Informatica
10 5 (0.53%) Tableau
10 5 (0.53%) Telerik
11 4 (0.43%) VMware
11 4 (0.43%) ESRI
12 3 (0.32%) Perforce
12 3 (0.32%) Charles River
12 3 (0.32%) TIBCO
12 3 (0.32%) Cisco
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