The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 39 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 171 167 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.95% 5.25% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.95% 6.53% 5.31%
Number of salaries quoted 102 98 102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
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
2873 2558 2409
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.23% 80.39% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1828 1628 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Scrum
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Scotland region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Scotland

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Scotland

Scrum
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 October 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 89 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Glasgow -9 70 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Dundee +18 4 £40,000 - 2
Aberdeen -1 2 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Fife - 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Stirling - 1 £46,750 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 350 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (37.47%) Java
3 135 (36.39%) .NET
4 128 (34.50%) SQL Server
5 112 (30.19%) C#
6 111 (29.92%) JavaScript
7 95 (25.61%) SQL
7 95 (25.61%) CSS
8 93 (25.07%) TDD
9 92 (24.80%) Finance
10 82 (22.10%) Microsoft
11 79 (21.29%) HTML
11 79 (21.29%) OO
12 76 (20.49%) XML
13 74 (19.95%) ASP.NET
14 73 (19.68%) Relational Database
15 64 (17.25%) jQuery
16 58 (15.63%) Oracle
16 58 (15.63%) .NET Framework
17 57 (15.36%) MVC
18 56 (15.09%) RDBMS
18 56 (15.09%) Degree
19 55 (14.82%) Continuous Improvement
20 53 (14.29%) Spring
21 52 (14.02%) OOP
21 52 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
22 51 (13.75%) Hibernate
23 49 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 48 (12.94%) Data Modelling
25 46 (12.40%) Visual Studio

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (7.55%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 15 (4.04%) NServiceBus
4 14 (3.77%) Node.js
5 10 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 10 (2.70%) Alfresco
5 10 (2.70%) IIS
5 10 (2.70%) Apache
6 9 (2.43%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.89%) CMS
8 5 (1.35%) Drupal
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.08%) WebLogic
9 4 (1.08%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.27%) Adobe CQ
11 1 (0.27%) Mule
11 1 (0.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 35 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.27%) GIMP
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.27%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.27%) Maximo
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.27%) SaaS
3 1 (0.27%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.43%) Internet
2 4 (1.08%) HTTP
3 3 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.81%) DNS
4 1 (0.27%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.27%) CTI
4 1 (0.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (34.50%) SQL Server
2 73 (19.68%) Relational Database
3 56 (15.09%) RDBMS
4 49 (13.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.77%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.50%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (3.23%) Oracle Database
9 8 (2.16%) MySQL
10 7 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (1.35%) RavenDB
13 4 (1.08%) Pentaho
14 3 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 3 (0.81%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (12.40%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.89%) Selenium
3 31 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 22 (5.93%) Jenkins
5 21 (5.66%) Maven
6 19 (5.12%) Subversion
7 15 (4.04%) SpecFlow
7 15 (4.04%) Git (software)
8 11 (2.96%) JUnit
9 9 (2.43%) Artifactory
10 8 (2.16%) JIRA
10 8 (2.16%) WebDriver
11 7 (1.89%) Hudson
12 6 (1.62%) Ant
13 5 (1.35%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.08%) ClearCase
14 4 (1.08%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.81%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.81%) LoadRunner
15 3 (0.81%) Bugzilla
General
1 92 (24.80%) Finance
2 37 (9.97%) Back Office
3 17 (4.58%) Front Office
4 13 (3.50%) Banking
5 12 (3.23%) Retail
6 7 (1.89%) Publishing
7 6 (1.62%) French Language
8 5 (1.35%) Automotive
9 4 (1.08%) Games
9 4 (1.08%) Marketing
10 3 (0.81%) German Language
11 2 (0.54%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.54%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.27%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.27%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 198 (53.37%) Developer
2 59 (15.90%) Analyst
3 45 (12.13%) Java Developer
4 43 (11.59%) Lead Developer
5 42 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 28 (7.55%) Senior Developer
7 27 (7.28%) Software Developer
8 24 (6.47%) Business Analyst
9 22 (5.93%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.85%) Programmer
11 16 (4.31%) Analyst Programmer
11 16 (4.31%) Web Developer
11 16 (4.31%) .NET Analyst Programmer
11 16 (4.31%) .NET Programmer
11 16 (4.31%) ScrumMaster
12 15 (4.04%) Front-End Developer
12 15 (4.04%) Architect
12 15 (4.04%) Project Manager
13 13 (3.50%) QA Engineer
14 11 (2.96%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (36.39%) .NET
2 95 (25.61%) CSS
3 79 (21.29%) HTML
4 76 (20.49%) XML
5 74 (19.95%) ASP.NET
6 64 (17.25%) jQuery
7 58 (15.63%) .NET Framework
8 53 (14.29%) Spring
9 51 (13.75%) Hibernate
10 38 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 37 (9.97%) XML Messaging
12 34 (9.16%) WCF
13 33 (8.89%) AngularJS
14 31 (8.36%) Web Services
15 30 (8.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 25 (6.74%) NHibernate
17 24 (6.47%) HTML5
18 22 (5.93%) Sass
18 22 (5.93%) JMS
19 21 (5.66%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.51%) Derivative
2 37 (9.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 26 (7.01%) User Experience
3 26 (7.01%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 23 (6.20%) Open Source
6 11 (2.96%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.89%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.89%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.62%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.08%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.08%) Data Integration
9 4 (1.08%) Telematics
10 3 (0.81%) EPoS
10 3 (0.81%) NHS
10 3 (0.81%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.54%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.54%) Equity Derivative
11 2 (0.54%) GIS
11 2 (0.54%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 39 (10.51%) Windows
2 24 (6.47%) UNIX
3 20 (5.39%) Linux
4 8 (2.16%) Android
4 8 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (1.89%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.62%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.35%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.08%) CentOS
8 4 (1.08%) Fedora
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.81%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 350 (94.34%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (25.07%) TDD
3 79 (21.29%) OO
4 57 (15.36%) MVC
5 55 (14.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 52 (14.02%) OOP
6 52 (14.02%) Continuous Integration
7 48 (12.94%) Data Modelling
8 44 (11.86%) Coaching
9 38 (10.24%) Multithreading
10 37 (9.97%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.70%) Waterfall
11 36 (9.70%) BDD
12 35 (9.43%) Kanban
13 32 (8.63%) SOA
14 31 (8.36%) Mentoring
15 30 (8.09%) UML
15 30 (8.09%) Unit Testing
16 28 (7.55%) Web Development
17 26 (7.01%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 139 (37.47%) Java
2 112 (30.19%) C#
3 111 (29.92%) JavaScript
4 95 (25.61%) SQL
5 29 (7.82%) Python
6 20 (5.39%) Ruby
7 17 (4.58%) T-SQL
7 17 (4.58%) PHP
8 16 (4.31%) VB.NET
9 12 (3.23%) C++
10 9 (2.43%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.35%) VB
11 5 (1.35%) Jython
11 5 (1.35%) VB6
12 3 (0.81%) C
12 3 (0.81%) VBScript
12 3 (0.81%) Perl
12 3 (0.81%) Groovy
12 3 (0.81%) Scala
13 2 (0.54%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 56 (15.09%) Degree
2 7 (1.89%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.62%) CBAP
4 5 (1.35%) ISEB
5 4 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.08%) PMP
5 4 (1.08%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.08%) GIAC
6 1 (0.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.27%) OCP
6 1 (0.27%) OCA
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.93%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.81%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.54%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.27%) Firmware
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.43%) Puppet
2 6 (1.62%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.35%) Nagios
3 5 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.35%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.27%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 82 (22.10%) Microsoft
2 58 (15.63%) Oracle
3 24 (6.47%) Sybase
4 19 (5.12%) Twitter
5 15 (4.04%) JBoss
5 15 (4.04%) IBM
6 9 (2.43%) HP
7 4 (1.08%) Dell
7 4 (1.08%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.08%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.08%) Perforce
8 3 (0.81%) Google
9 2 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.54%) Citrix
9 2 (0.54%) Informatica
9 2 (0.54%) Vertica
10 1 (0.27%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.27%) New Relic
10 1 (0.27%) Progress
10 1 (0.27%) Tableau
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