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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 3 7 11
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 724 589 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 22.45% 17.71% 15.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.47% 21.73% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 492 362 328
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
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
2735 2711 2283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.81% 81.51% 76.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1790 1722 1597
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Agile Software Development
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +6 364 £41,000 +2.50% 49
Glasgow +3 303 £42,500 - 33
Stirling -2 15 £46,750 - 6
Aberdeen -8 15 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Fife +1 9 £41,500 -3.48%
West Lothian -1 7 £39,000 -4.87% 3
Renfrewshire -1 6 £42,500 -5.55%
Dundee -4 5 £33,500 +11.66% 3
South Lanarkshire -4 4 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Highlands +4 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Aberdeenshire 0 1 £36,000 -4.00% 1
Argyll and Bute - 1 £37,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 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 21 November 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.

1 499 (33.09%) .NET
2 467 (30.97%) C#
3 459 (30.44%) Java
4 436 (28.91%) JavaScript
5 394 (26.13%) SQL
6 373 (24.73%) Scrum
7 350 (23.21%) Finance
7 350 (23.21%) SQL Server
8 324 (21.49%) HTML
9 321 (21.29%) TDD
10 319 (21.15%) ASP.NET
11 310 (20.56%) CSS
12 297 (19.69%) MVC
13 274 (18.17%) Software Engineering
14 271 (17.97%) jQuery
15 259 (17.18%) OO
16 250 (16.58%) Degree
17 192 (12.73%) Relational Database
18 184 (12.20%) Oracle
19 173 (11.47%) Microsoft
20 168 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
21 167 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
22 165 (10.94%) Linux
23 155 (10.28%) .NET Framework
24 152 (10.08%) Spring
25 148 (9.81%) XML
26 147 (9.75%) Banking
27 141 (9.35%) Computer Science
28 135 (8.95%) Unit Testing
29 131 (8.69%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 88 (5.84%) SharePoint
2 72 (4.77%) Tomcat
3 52 (3.45%) Node.js
4 49 (3.25%) JBoss
5 44 (2.92%) CMS
6 35 (2.32%) WebSphere
7 33 (2.19%) SharePoint 2010
8 26 (1.72%) Apache
9 23 (1.53%) WebLogic
10 22 (1.46%) IIS
11 14 (0.93%) NServiceBus
11 14 (0.93%) Umbraco
12 13 (0.86%) Alfresco
12 13 (0.86%) WebSphere Application Server
13 11 (0.73%) Drupal
14 7 (0.46%) WordPress
15 6 (0.40%) nginx
15 6 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
17 4 (0.27%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 105 (6.96%) MS Excel
2 23 (1.53%) MS Office
3 13 (0.86%) InfoPath
3 13 (0.86%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 7 (0.46%) MS Project
6 5 (0.33%) GIMP
7 3 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.066%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 9 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.33%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.20%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.066%) Agresso
5 1 (0.066%) Loan IQ
Cloud Services
1 30 (1.99%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (1.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (1.26%) SaaS
4 12 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.13%) GitHub
7 1 (0.066%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.33%) HTTP
2 19 (1.26%) Intranet
2 19 (1.26%) Internet
3 17 (1.13%) Ethernet
4 8 (0.53%) PuTTY
5 7 (0.46%) DNS
6 4 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.20%) SMTP
8 2 (0.13%) SNMP
8 2 (0.13%) FTP
8 2 (0.13%) GPRS
8 2 (0.13%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.13%) SAN
8 2 (0.13%) CTI
8 2 (0.13%) NAS
9 1 (0.066%) SSL
9 1 (0.066%) X.25
9 1 (0.066%) Firewall
9 1 (0.066%) IMAP
9 1 (0.066%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 350 (23.21%) SQL Server
2 192 (12.73%) Relational Database
3 116 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 55 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
6 46 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 45 (2.98%) MySQL
8 42 (2.79%) Oracle Database
9 40 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 34 (2.25%) Big Data
11 29 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 23 (1.53%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
14 18 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (0.86%) PerformancePoint
15 13 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
16 12 (0.80%) Pentaho
16 12 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (0.73%) PostgreSQL
18 10 (0.66%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 116 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 89 (5.90%) Selenium
3 87 (5.77%) Subversion
4 84 (5.57%) Git (software)
5 60 (3.98%) JUnit
6 57 (3.78%) Maven
7 54 (3.58%) JIRA
8 53 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
9 51 (3.38%) Jenkins
10 27 (1.79%) Cucumber
11 23 (1.53%) QuickTest Pro
12 20 (1.33%) LoadRunner
12 20 (1.33%) Eclipse
13 17 (1.13%) Bugzilla
14 16 (1.06%) NCrunch
15 14 (0.93%) Jasmine
15 14 (0.93%) SpecFlow
16 13 (0.86%) FogBugz
17 12 (0.80%) NUnit
17 12 (0.80%) Ant
General
1 350 (23.21%) Finance
2 147 (9.75%) Banking
3 64 (4.24%) Games
4 60 (3.98%) Retail
5 46 (3.05%) Investment Banking
6 42 (2.79%) Back Office
7 39 (2.59%) Marketing
8 30 (1.99%) Front Office
9 27 (1.79%) Telecoms
9 27 (1.79%) Legal
10 22 (1.46%) Law
11 18 (1.19%) Electronics
12 13 (0.86%) Retail Banking
13 12 (0.80%) Private Banking
14 9 (0.60%) Local Government
15 7 (0.46%) Advertising
16 5 (0.33%) Publishing
16 5 (0.33%) Automotive
17 4 (0.27%) Manufacturing
17 4 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 789 (52.32%) Developer
2 218 (14.46%) Analyst
3 178 (11.80%) Java Developer
4 173 (11.47%) Software Developer
5 170 (11.27%) Software Engineer
6 136 (9.02%) Senior Developer
7 130 (8.62%) .NET Developer
8 114 (7.56%) Business Analyst
9 105 (6.96%) Programmer
10 66 (4.38%) C# Developer
11 65 (4.31%) Web Developer
11 65 (4.31%) Senior Java Developer
12 61 (4.05%) Project Manager
13 54 (3.58%) Lead Developer
14 45 (2.98%) Senior Software Engineer
15 44 (2.92%) Architect
15 44 (2.92%) Test Manager
16 40 (2.65%) Analyst Programmer
16 40 (2.65%) Applications Developer
17 39 (2.59%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 499 (33.09%) .NET
2 324 (21.49%) HTML
3 319 (21.15%) ASP.NET
4 310 (20.56%) CSS
5 271 (17.97%) jQuery
6 168 (11.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 155 (10.28%) .NET Framework
8 152 (10.08%) Spring
9 148 (9.81%) XML
10 131 (8.69%) Web Services
11 116 (7.69%) Hibernate
12 102 (6.76%) Ajax
12 102 (6.76%) HTML5
13 91 (6.03%) WCF
14 86 (5.70%) NHibernate
15 73 (4.84%) CSS3
16 66 (4.38%) AngularJS
17 65 (4.31%) J2EE
18 60 (3.98%) REST
19 58 (3.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 141 (9.35%) Computer Science
2 107 (7.10%) User Experience
3 105 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (5.31%) Mobile App
5 58 (3.85%) Open Source
6 49 (3.25%) Mathematics
7 45 (2.98%) Enterprise Software
8 37 (2.45%) Derivative
9 34 (2.25%) Visualisation
10 33 (2.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 23 (1.53%) Social Media
12 19 (1.26%) Physics
13 17 (1.13%) CUDA
14 16 (1.06%) Cryptography
15 15 (0.99%) N-Tier
16 13 (0.86%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.86%) Data Structures
17 12 (0.80%) EPoS
17 12 (0.80%) BBC
17 12 (0.80%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 165 (10.94%) Linux
2 112 (7.43%) Windows
3 100 (6.63%) UNIX
4 43 (2.85%) Android
5 38 (2.52%) Apple iOS
6 17 (1.13%) AIX
7 10 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 7 (0.46%) Solaris
10 6 (0.40%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.27%) Fedora
11 4 (0.27%) CentOS
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.20%) OpenSolaris
12 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
13 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.13%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.066%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 373 (24.73%) Scrum
2 321 (21.29%) TDD
3 297 (19.69%) MVC
4 274 (18.17%) Software Engineering
5 259 (17.18%) OO
6 167 (11.07%) Continuous Integration
7 135 (8.95%) Unit Testing
8 131 (8.69%) Project Management
9 122 (8.09%) Waterfall
10 109 (7.23%) OOP
11 107 (7.10%) Mentoring
12 101 (6.70%) Web Development
13 91 (6.03%) Business Analysis
14 90 (5.97%) Data Modelling
15 79 (5.24%) BDD
16 77 (5.11%) OOD
17 76 (5.04%) Analytics
18 75 (4.97%) SOA
19 73 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
20 70 (4.64%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 467 (30.97%) C#
2 459 (30.44%) Java
3 436 (28.91%) JavaScript
4 394 (26.13%) SQL
5 105 (6.96%) C++
6 102 (6.76%) Python
7 90 (5.97%) Ruby
8 65 (4.31%) T-SQL
9 59 (3.91%) PHP
9 59 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 48 (3.18%) VB.NET
11 40 (2.65%) Perl
12 39 (2.59%) C
13 31 (2.06%) VBScript
14 26 (1.72%) VB
15 23 (1.53%) VB6
16 21 (1.39%) Shell Script
17 17 (1.13%) VC++
18 15 (0.99%) Objective-C
19 9 (0.60%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 250 (16.58%) Degree
2 49 (3.25%) ISTQB
2 49 (3.25%) ISEB
3 20 (1.33%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 17 (1.13%) SC Cleared
5 11 (0.73%) PhD
6 6 (0.40%) PMI Certification
6 6 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (0.40%) CBAP
7 5 (0.33%) MCP
7 5 (0.33%) PMP
8 4 (0.27%) GIAC
8 4 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.13%) Postgraduate
9 2 (0.13%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.13%) MCAD
9 2 (0.13%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.13%) MCTS
10 1 (0.066%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (8.02%) QA
2 10 (0.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.13%) WCAG
3 2 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.066%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.20%) Firmware
3 3 (0.20%) vSphere
4 2 (0.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (1.53%) Puppet
2 20 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 14 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.46%) Nagios
5 6 (0.40%) ZABBIX
6 2 (0.13%) Ansible
6 2 (0.13%) CFEngine
7 1 (0.066%) Salt
7 1 (0.066%) Ganglia
7 1 (0.066%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.066%) MOM
Vendors
1 184 (12.20%) Oracle
2 173 (11.47%) Microsoft
3 43 (2.85%) Sybase
4 28 (1.86%) Google
5 27 (1.79%) IBM
6 26 (1.72%) Twitter
7 16 (1.06%) Facebook
8 15 (0.99%) Informatica
9 13 (0.86%) HP
9 13 (0.86%) VMware
9 13 (0.86%) Yahoo!
10 12 (0.80%) Sony
10 12 (0.80%) Apple
11 11 (0.73%) Dell
11 11 (0.73%) Business Objects
12 9 (0.60%) Red Hat
13 7 (0.46%) Zend
14 5 (0.33%) Sitecore
14 5 (0.33%) SAP
14 5 (0.33%) Cisco
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