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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 4 7
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 757 817 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.94% 21.60% 18.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.35% 25.74% 22.37%
Number of salaries quoted 479 536 362
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
2768 3174 2624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.54% 83.90% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1750 2145 1681
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +4.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -1 367 £45,000 +12.50% 45
Edinburgh 0 315 £45,000 +8.43% 72
Stirling +8 29 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Dundee -1 23 £42,500 +21.42% 7
West Lothian +13 18 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Aberdeen +6 11 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Fife +8 10 £37,500 -1.96% 1
Argyll and Bute -1 2 £29,750 -
East Lothian -1 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Renfrewshire -3 1 £50,000 +42.85%
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Angus - 1 - -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 June 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.

1 528 (33.44%) JavaScript
2 521 (33.00%) Finance
3 507 (32.11%) Java
4 416 (26.35%) HTML
5 404 (25.59%) C#
6 397 (25.14%) .NET
7 393 (24.89%) TDD
8 391 (24.76%) SQL
9 354 (22.42%) Scrum
10 339 (21.47%) CSS
11 318 (20.14%) SQL Server
12 301 (19.06%) SDLC
13 287 (18.18%) MVC
14 285 (18.05%) Banking
15 269 (17.04%) Degree
16 259 (16.40%) ASP.NET
17 226 (14.31%) jQuery
18 218 (13.81%) Software Engineering
19 205 (12.98%) OO
20 200 (12.67%) Waterfall
21 189 (11.97%) Oracle
22 181 (11.46%) Spring
23 180 (11.40%) Microsoft
24 179 (11.34%) Relational Database
25 177 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
25 177 (11.21%) Linux
26 175 (11.08%) Web Services
27 162 (10.26%) Unit Testing
28 159 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
29 158 (10.01%) HTML5

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 64 (4.05%) SharePoint
2 59 (3.74%) Node.js
3 55 (3.48%) JBoss
4 51 (3.23%) Apache
5 44 (2.79%) Tomcat
6 42 (2.66%) IIS
7 30 (1.90%) WebSphere
8 27 (1.71%) SAS
9 23 (1.46%) CMS
10 21 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 19 (1.20%) WebLogic
12 13 (0.82%) Mule
13 11 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
14 8 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 8 (0.51%) Umbraco
15 7 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.38%) Drupal
16 6 (0.38%) Mule ESB
17 5 (0.32%) ArcGIS
17 5 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 124 (7.85%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.08%) MS Project
3 10 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.57%) Photoshop
5 6 (0.38%) MS Office
5 6 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.13%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.13%) GIMP
8 1 (0.063%) Mingle
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.063%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 9 (0.57%) Magento
2 8 (0.51%) Markit EDM
3 6 (0.38%) assyst
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.32%) thinkFolio
4 5 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 4 (0.25%) Primavera
5 4 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.19%) LatentZero
6 3 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (0.19%) WebTrends
6 3 (0.19%) PRMS
6 3 (0.19%) AquaLogic BPM
7 2 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.063%) FINCAD Analytics
Cloud Services
1 79 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (2.28%) Amazon EC2
3 35 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (1.84%) SaaS
5 7 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.25%) GitHub
7 2 (0.13%) IaaS
7 2 (0.13%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.063%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.52%) Internet
2 23 (1.46%) Ethernet
3 16 (1.01%) HTTP
4 7 (0.44%) LDAP
5 6 (0.38%) Intranet
6 5 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.32%) CTI
7 3 (0.19%) Wireless
7 3 (0.19%) SSL
8 2 (0.13%) SNMP
8 2 (0.13%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.13%) DHCP
8 2 (0.13%) ICMP
8 2 (0.13%) Firewall
8 2 (0.13%) DLNA
9 1 (0.063%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.063%) ZigBee
9 1 (0.063%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.063%) ISDN
9 1 (0.063%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 179 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 89 (5.64%) RDBMS
4 66 (4.18%) Data Warehouse
5 62 (3.93%) MySQL
6 61 (3.86%) NoSQL
7 56 (3.55%) Oracle Database
8 39 (2.47%) MongoDB
9 35 (2.22%) Big Data
10 33 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 24 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 22 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
14 17 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
15 16 (1.01%) DataStage
16 15 (0.95%) Oracle Database 10g
17 12 (0.76%) OLAP
17 12 (0.76%) RavenDB
18 10 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
19 9 (0.57%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 99 (6.27%) Git (software)
2 97 (6.14%) Selenium
3 69 (4.37%) Subversion
4 68 (4.31%) Maven
5 63 (3.99%) JUnit
6 47 (2.98%) Ant
7 41 (2.60%) Jenkins
8 39 (2.47%) JIRA
9 38 (2.41%) Visual Studio
10 25 (1.58%) WebDriver
11 23 (1.46%) Cucumber
12 22 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 20 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 19 (1.20%) HP UFT
15 15 (0.95%) Mockito
15 15 (0.95%) Jasmine
16 14 (0.89%) LoadRunner
17 13 (0.82%) FitNesse
18 12 (0.76%) Flash Builder
19 10 (0.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 521 (33.00%) Finance
2 285 (18.05%) Banking
3 130 (8.23%) Telecoms
4 82 (5.19%) Games
5 43 (2.72%) Retail
6 36 (2.28%) Marketing
7 21 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 21 (1.33%) Legal
8 20 (1.27%) Electronics
9 14 (0.89%) Front Office
9 14 (0.89%) General Ledger
10 12 (0.76%) Financial Institution
10 12 (0.76%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.63%) Private Banking
12 8 (0.51%) Retail Banking
13 5 (0.32%) Back Office
14 4 (0.25%) Automotive
15 3 (0.19%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.19%) Billing
16 2 (0.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 750 (47.50%) Developer
2 224 (14.19%) Analyst
3 188 (11.91%) Java Developer
4 173 (10.96%) Senior Developer
5 138 (8.74%) .NET Developer
6 115 (7.28%) Software Engineer
7 104 (6.59%) Business Analyst
8 100 (6.33%) Project Manager
9 83 (5.26%) Test Analyst
10 75 (4.75%) Software Developer
11 65 (4.12%) Web Developer
12 64 (4.05%) C# Developer
13 60 (3.80%) Senior Analyst
14 52 (3.29%) Architect
15 49 (3.10%) Consultant
16 42 (2.66%) Senior Java Developer
16 42 (2.66%) Front-End Developer
17 41 (2.60%) AWS Developer
18 37 (2.34%) C# .NET Developer
19 36 (2.28%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (26.35%) HTML
2 397 (25.14%) .NET
3 339 (21.47%) CSS
4 259 (16.40%) ASP.NET
5 226 (14.31%) jQuery
6 181 (11.46%) Spring
7 177 (11.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 175 (11.08%) Web Services
9 158 (10.01%) HTML5
10 144 (9.12%) Hibernate
11 120 (7.60%) .NET Framework
12 116 (7.35%) XML
13 109 (6.90%) AngularJS
14 100 (6.33%) RESTful
15 91 (5.76%) NHibernate
16 83 (5.26%) Entity Framework
17 80 (5.07%) J2EE
18 73 (4.62%) CSS3
19 71 (4.50%) WCF
20 53 (3.36%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 157 (9.94%) Computer Science
2 140 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
3 114 (7.22%) User Experience
4 72 (4.56%) Mobile App
5 49 (3.10%) Mathematics
6 43 (2.72%) Data Integration
7 32 (2.03%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.65%) Visualisation
9 25 (1.58%) Physics
9 25 (1.58%) Management Information System
10 20 (1.27%) Social Media
11 18 (1.14%) GIS
12 17 (1.08%) N-Tier
13 15 (0.95%) Equities
14 14 (0.89%) Xbox
15 13 (0.82%) CUDA
15 13 (0.82%) BBC
16 12 (0.76%) Fixed Income
17 9 (0.57%) Cryptography
17 9 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 177 (11.21%) Linux
2 107 (6.78%) UNIX
3 86 (5.45%) Windows
4 71 (4.50%) Android
5 67 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 9 (0.57%) Windows Phone
8 4 (0.25%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.13%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.13%) CentOS
10 2 (0.13%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.13%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.063%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 393 (24.89%) TDD
2 354 (22.42%) Scrum
3 301 (19.06%) SDLC
4 287 (18.18%) MVC
5 218 (13.81%) Software Engineering
6 205 (12.98%) OO
7 200 (12.67%) Waterfall
8 162 (10.26%) Unit Testing
9 159 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
10 157 (9.94%) Project Management
11 117 (7.41%) Mentoring
12 99 (6.27%) Web Development
13 98 (6.21%) Open Source
14 90 (5.70%) BDD
15 74 (4.69%) PRINCE2
16 70 (4.43%) Stakeholder Management
17 69 (4.37%) OOP
18 68 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
19 65 (4.12%) Business Analysis
20 64 (4.05%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 528 (33.44%) JavaScript
2 507 (32.11%) Java
3 404 (25.59%) C#
4 391 (24.76%) SQL
5 140 (8.87%) Python
6 81 (5.13%) C++
7 74 (4.69%) PHP
8 73 (4.62%) PL/SQL
9 57 (3.61%) Ruby
10 50 (3.17%) T-SQL
11 47 (2.98%) C
12 25 (1.58%) VB.NET
13 19 (1.20%) Perl
13 19 (1.20%) XPath
14 18 (1.14%) VC++
15 16 (1.01%) VB
15 16 (1.01%) Shell Script
16 15 (0.95%) VB6
17 7 (0.44%) Clojure
18 6 (0.38%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 269 (17.04%) Degree
2 62 (3.93%) ISEB
3 58 (3.67%) ISTQB
4 39 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 22 (1.39%) PMI Certification
6 21 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 16 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 15 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 14 (0.89%) PMP
10 12 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 9 (0.57%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.38%) ISEB Practitioner
13 4 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.19%) MCP
15 2 (0.13%) HND
15 2 (0.13%) MCSE
15 2 (0.13%) APMP
16 1 (0.063%) Six Sigma Green Belt
16 1 (0.063%) PhD
16 1 (0.063%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (7.16%) QA
2 9 (0.57%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.13%) SLA
3 2 (0.13%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.063%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.063%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.063%) HL7
4 1 (0.063%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.063%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.063%) WCAG
4 1 (0.063%) MiFID
System Software
1 4 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.19%) Docker
3 2 (0.13%) LXC
4 1 (0.063%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 18 (1.14%) Puppet
2 16 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
3 13 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.32%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.25%) Capistrano
5 4 (0.25%) TeamSite
5 4 (0.25%) Ansible
6 3 (0.19%) MOM
7 2 (0.13%) Iperf
8 1 (0.063%) Nagios
8 1 (0.063%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 189 (11.97%) Oracle
2 180 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 37 (2.34%) Business Objects
4 36 (2.28%) Sybase
5 27 (1.71%) Informatica
6 21 (1.33%) Google
7 20 (1.27%) Cognos
8 15 (0.95%) SAP
8 15 (0.95%) HP
9 13 (0.82%) Apple
9 13 (0.82%) Adobe
9 13 (0.82%) Sony
9 13 (0.82%) Facebook
9 13 (0.82%) Yahoo!
10 11 (0.70%) IBM
11 10 (0.63%) MicroStrategy
12 9 (0.57%) Hyland
12 9 (0.57%) DevExpress
12 9 (0.57%) Xamarin
13 8 (0.51%) Niku
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Dundee, Angus
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Salary: exc. benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: 35k - 50k + bonus and benefits
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Salary: 45k - 600k + bonus, pension, healthcare
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 48,000
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £1000000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
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Salary: £60k + Healthcare, pension
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Exceptional Benefits and Environme
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Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + pension
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Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £90000 - £98000 per annum + benefits
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