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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 722 615 533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.99% 18.78% 17.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.01% 23.09% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 492 386 364
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £51,900
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
2673 2663 2469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.13% 81.34% 79.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1767 1698 1713
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +3 365 £41,500 +3.75% 44
Glasgow +1 301 £42,500 +4.93% 32
Aberdeen -9 13 £39,000 +1.29% 2
Stirling -2 12 £46,750 - 3
Dundee +1 11 £34,250 -13.83% 9
Fife +2 6 £41,500 -3.48%
Renfrewshire 0 6 £42,500 -5.55%
West Lothian -2 6 £38,250 -6.70% 3
South Lanarkshire - 4 £37,500 -
Aberdeenshire +4 1 £36,000 -2.04% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £57,500 -
Midlothian - 1 £45,000 - 4
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 471 (32.24%) .NET
2 440 (30.12%) Java
3 432 (29.57%) C#
4 422 (28.88%) JavaScript
5 371 (25.39%) Scrum
6 358 (24.50%) Finance
7 357 (24.44%) SQL
8 337 (23.07%) SQL Server
9 322 (22.04%) TDD
10 307 (21.01%) HTML
11 295 (20.19%) CSS
12 294 (20.12%) ASP.NET
13 278 (19.03%) MVC
14 265 (18.14%) jQuery
15 258 (17.66%) Software Engineering
16 251 (17.18%) Degree
17 246 (16.84%) OO
18 199 (13.62%) Relational Database
19 172 (11.77%) ASP.NET MVC
20 169 (11.57%) Linux
21 168 (11.50%) Oracle
21 168 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
22 161 (11.02%) Microsoft
23 155 (10.61%) Banking
24 145 (9.92%) .NET Framework
25 135 (9.24%) Computer Science
26 133 (9.10%) XML
27 131 (8.97%) Spring
28 128 (8.76%) Web Services
28 128 (8.76%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 76 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 65 (4.45%) Tomcat
3 52 (3.56%) Node.js
4 41 (2.81%) CMS
5 36 (2.46%) JBoss
6 34 (2.33%) WebSphere
7 30 (2.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 22 (1.51%) Apache
9 18 (1.23%) WebLogic
10 15 (1.03%) IIS
11 14 (0.96%) Drupal
11 14 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
11 14 (0.96%) Umbraco
12 13 (0.89%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.48%) WordPress
14 5 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 5 (0.34%) Alfresco
14 5 (0.34%) ExpressionEngine
14 5 (0.34%) SAS
15 4 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 102 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.57%) MS Office
3 11 (0.75%) InfoPath
3 11 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 10 (0.68%) Photoshop
5 8 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.48%) MS Project
6 7 (0.48%) GIMP
7 3 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.068%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.27%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.21%) Magento
4 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.068%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.068%) FINCAD Analytics
5 1 (0.068%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.40%) Amazon EC2
2 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (1.30%) SaaS
5 5 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.068%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.37%) Internet
2 19 (1.30%) HTTP
3 18 (1.23%) Intranet
4 16 (1.10%) Ethernet
5 6 (0.41%) DNS
6 5 (0.34%) PuTTY
7 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.21%) Firewall
9 2 (0.14%) HTTPS
9 2 (0.14%) SAN
9 2 (0.14%) CTI
9 2 (0.14%) SMTP
9 2 (0.14%) SNMP
9 2 (0.14%) FTP
9 2 (0.14%) LDAP
9 2 (0.14%) NAS
10 1 (0.068%) GPRS
10 1 (0.068%) SSL
10 1 (0.068%) IMAP
10 1 (0.068%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 337 (23.07%) SQL Server
2 199 (13.62%) Relational Database
3 112 (7.67%) RDBMS
4 51 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 49 (3.35%) MySQL
6 48 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (3.15%) NoSQL
8 38 (2.60%) Oracle Database
9 33 (2.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 30 (2.05%) Big Data
11 29 (1.98%) MongoDB
12 26 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
13 20 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
14 14 (0.96%) Oracle Database 11g
14 14 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 12 (0.82%) Hadoop
15 12 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (0.75%) PerformancePoint
17 9 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
18 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 97 (6.64%) Visual Studio
2 88 (6.02%) Git (software)
3 83 (5.68%) Subversion
4 72 (4.93%) Selenium
5 59 (4.04%) JUnit
6 55 (3.76%) Maven
6 55 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
7 54 (3.70%) JIRA
8 43 (2.94%) Jenkins
9 27 (1.85%) Cucumber
10 24 (1.64%) LoadRunner
11 21 (1.44%) QuickTest Pro
12 17 (1.16%) Eclipse
12 17 (1.16%) Bugzilla
13 16 (1.10%) Jasmine
14 14 (0.96%) NCrunch
14 14 (0.96%) Hudson
15 13 (0.89%) SpecFlow
16 12 (0.82%) FogBugz
16 12 (0.82%) NUnit
General
1 358 (24.50%) Finance
2 155 (10.61%) Banking
3 68 (4.65%) Games
4 55 (3.76%) Retail
5 46 (3.15%) Investment Banking
6 39 (2.67%) Marketing
7 38 (2.60%) Back Office
8 34 (2.33%) Telecoms
9 25 (1.71%) Front Office
10 17 (1.16%) Electronics
11 16 (1.10%) Legal
12 14 (0.96%) Private Banking
13 12 (0.82%) Law
13 12 (0.82%) Retail Banking
14 9 (0.62%) Local Government
15 4 (0.27%) French Language
16 3 (0.21%) Advertising
16 3 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.21%) Automotive
17 2 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 735 (50.31%) Developer
2 200 (13.69%) Analyst
3 163 (11.16%) Java Developer
4 158 (10.81%) Software Engineer
5 155 (10.61%) Software Developer
6 127 (8.69%) .NET Developer
7 115 (7.87%) Senior Developer
8 103 (7.05%) Business Analyst
9 81 (5.54%) Programmer
10 64 (4.38%) Project Manager
11 63 (4.31%) C# Developer
12 56 (3.83%) Web Developer
13 49 (3.35%) Senior Java Developer
14 48 (3.29%) Test Manager
15 43 (2.94%) Test Engineer
15 43 (2.94%) Lead Developer
16 42 (2.87%) Architect
17 37 (2.53%) Test Analyst
18 36 (2.46%) Tester
18 36 (2.46%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (32.24%) .NET
2 307 (21.01%) HTML
3 295 (20.19%) CSS
4 294 (20.12%) ASP.NET
5 265 (18.14%) jQuery
6 172 (11.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 145 (9.92%) .NET Framework
8 133 (9.10%) XML
9 131 (8.97%) Spring
10 128 (8.76%) Web Services
11 96 (6.57%) Hibernate
12 93 (6.37%) HTML5
13 90 (6.16%) WCF
14 86 (5.89%) Ajax
15 84 (5.75%) NHibernate
16 67 (4.59%) CSS3
17 62 (4.24%) AngularJS
18 60 (4.11%) REST
19 54 (3.70%) J2EE
20 53 (3.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 135 (9.24%) Computer Science
2 98 (6.71%) User Experience
3 95 (6.50%) Analytical Skills
4 90 (6.16%) Mobile App
5 45 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (3.01%) Open Source
7 42 (2.87%) Mathematics
8 33 (2.26%) Derivative
9 32 (2.19%) Social Media
10 30 (2.05%) Visualisation
11 29 (1.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 18 (1.23%) N-Tier
13 17 (1.16%) Cryptography
14 16 (1.10%) Physics
14 16 (1.10%) BBC
14 16 (1.10%) CUDA
15 13 (0.89%) Client/Server
15 13 (0.89%) GIS
16 12 (0.82%) EPoS
17 11 (0.75%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 169 (11.57%) Linux
2 105 (7.19%) Windows
3 99 (6.78%) UNIX
4 55 (3.76%) Android
5 49 (3.35%) Apple iOS
6 12 (0.82%) AIX
7 10 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 7 (0.48%) Windows Phone
9 5 (0.34%) Fedora
10 4 (0.27%) Solaris
10 4 (0.27%) CentOS
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (0.21%) OpenSolaris
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (0.14%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.068%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.068%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (25.39%) Scrum
2 322 (22.04%) TDD
3 278 (19.03%) MVC
4 258 (17.66%) Software Engineering
5 246 (16.84%) OO
6 168 (11.50%) Continuous Integration
7 128 (8.76%) Project Management
8 125 (8.56%) Waterfall
9 122 (8.35%) Unit Testing
10 103 (7.05%) OOP
11 92 (6.30%) Mentoring
12 90 (6.16%) Web Development
13 87 (5.95%) Analytics
14 83 (5.68%) Data Modelling
15 80 (5.48%) Business Analysis
16 78 (5.34%) BDD
17 74 (5.07%) OOD
18 69 (4.72%) Continuous Improvement
19 64 (4.38%) Coaching
20 61 (4.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 440 (30.12%) Java
2 432 (29.57%) C#
3 422 (28.88%) JavaScript
4 357 (24.44%) SQL
5 109 (7.46%) Python
6 101 (6.91%) C++
7 88 (6.02%) Ruby
8 68 (4.65%) T-SQL
9 64 (4.38%) PHP
10 55 (3.76%) PL/SQL
11 48 (3.29%) VB.NET
12 42 (2.87%) C
13 39 (2.67%) Perl
14 25 (1.71%) VB
15 23 (1.57%) Shell Script
15 23 (1.57%) VB6
16 21 (1.44%) VBScript
17 17 (1.16%) Objective-C
18 16 (1.10%) VC++
19 10 (0.68%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 251 (17.18%) Degree
2 60 (4.11%) ISEB
3 56 (3.83%) ISTQB
4 27 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 22 (1.51%) Security Cleared
6 19 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 9 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (0.55%) PhD
8 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.41%) PMI Certification
9 6 (0.41%) CBAP
10 5 (0.34%) PMP
10 5 (0.34%) MCP
11 4 (0.27%) GIAC
11 4 (0.27%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.14%) Oracle Certification
12 2 (0.14%) HND
12 2 (0.14%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.068%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
13 1 (0.068%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (8.28%) QA
2 4 (0.27%) ISO 9001
2 4 (0.27%) SLA
3 2 (0.14%) WCAG
4 1 (0.068%) COBIT
4 1 (0.068%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (0.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.34%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.34%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.21%) Firmware
3 3 (0.21%) vSphere
4 2 (0.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (1.37%) Puppet
2 17 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.41%) Nagios
4 6 (0.41%) ZABBIX
5 3 (0.21%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.14%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.14%) Ansible
7 1 (0.068%) Salt
Vendors
1 168 (11.50%) Oracle
2 161 (11.02%) Microsoft
3 37 (2.53%) Sybase
4 34 (2.33%) IBM
4 34 (2.33%) Google
5 24 (1.64%) Twitter
6 21 (1.44%) Facebook
7 17 (1.16%) Informatica
8 16 (1.10%) Apple
8 16 (1.10%) Sony
8 16 (1.10%) Yahoo!
9 15 (1.03%) HP
10 13 (0.89%) VMware
11 11 (0.75%) Red Hat
11 11 (0.75%) Dell
12 10 (0.68%) Business Objects
13 6 (0.41%) SAP
13 6 (0.41%) Adobe
14 5 (0.34%) Cisco
14 5 (0.34%) Zend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: DOE + excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee
Apache Associates
Posted: 2 days ago
Tranent, East Lothian
Entrust People Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Alness, Ross-Shire
Linux Recruit
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
IT Connections
Salary: £50,000 to £55,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Packgae includes Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago