The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 37 40 56
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 199 144 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.49% 4.43% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 5.56% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 121 78 92
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £32,150
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2928 2588 2423
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.75% 79.58% 75.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 1704 1657
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 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Scrum
UK

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 22 July 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 22 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 +7 100 £37,500 -6.25% 18
Edinburgh +8 94 £40,000 -1.23% 13
Dundee -2 3 £40,000 +29.03%
Aberdeen +1 1 £36,500 -8.75% 3
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 225 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (39.19%) Java
3 142 (31.98%) CSS
4 138 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 138 (31.08%) .NET
5 130 (29.28%) HTML
6 124 (27.93%) SQL Server
7 121 (27.25%) C#
8 97 (21.85%) SQL
9 93 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
10 84 (18.92%) Finance
10 84 (18.92%) Spring
11 82 (18.47%) jQuery
12 81 (18.24%) OO
13 79 (17.79%) TDD
14 77 (17.34%) ASP.NET
15 73 (16.44%) XML
16 72 (16.22%) Selenium
17 70 (15.77%) Hibernate
18 69 (15.54%) Microsoft
19 65 (14.64%) BDD
20 63 (14.19%) Web Services
21 62 (13.96%) Oracle
22 57 (12.84%) Relational Database
23 56 (12.61%) OOP
24 55 (12.39%) Open Source
24 55 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
25 53 (11.94%) JSON
25 53 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
26 51 (11.49%) RDBMS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 30 (6.76%) Alfresco
2 25 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.50%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.60%) Node.js
5 11 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 10 (2.25%) Apache
7 9 (2.03%) IIS
7 9 (2.03%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.58%) Drupal
9 6 (1.35%) CMS
9 6 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.35%) NServiceBus
10 4 (0.90%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.45%) SAS
11 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.23%) MQSeries
12 1 (0.23%) Jetty
Applications
1 25 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.80%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.80%) GIMP
3 7 (1.58%) MS Office
4 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.68%) GitHub
2 2 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.03%) Internet
2 8 (1.80%) LDAP
3 4 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (27.93%) SQL Server
2 57 (12.84%) Relational Database
3 51 (11.49%) RDBMS
3 51 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 22 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
4 22 (4.95%) MongoDB
5 14 (3.15%) NoSQL
6 13 (2.93%) MySQL
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.70%) Oracle Database
8 10 (2.25%) Big Data
9 8 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.13%) Pentaho
12 5 (1.13%) RavenDB
13 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 72 (16.22%) Selenium
2 50 (11.26%) Jenkins
3 46 (10.36%) Maven
4 41 (9.23%) Visual Studio
5 34 (7.66%) Artifactory
6 17 (3.83%) JIRA
7 16 (3.60%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (3.38%) Git (software)
9 13 (2.93%) Subversion
10 12 (2.70%) WebDriver
11 11 (2.48%) Ant
12 9 (2.03%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.80%) Hudson
14 6 (1.35%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
15 4 (0.90%) FishEye
15 4 (0.90%) Mocha
15 4 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 4 (0.90%) JMeter
16 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 84 (18.92%) Finance
2 39 (8.78%) Back Office
3 18 (4.05%) Publishing
3 18 (4.05%) Banking
4 13 (2.93%) Marketing
5 6 (1.35%) Retail
5 6 (1.35%) Advertising
6 4 (0.90%) French Language
6 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
6 4 (0.90%) Front Office
7 3 (0.68%) Games
8 2 (0.45%) Automotive
9 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.23%) German Language
9 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 256 (57.66%) Developer
2 71 (15.99%) Java Developer
3 56 (12.61%) Analyst
4 48 (10.81%) Senior Developer
5 45 (10.14%) .NET Developer
6 41 (9.23%) Lead Developer
7 40 (9.01%) Software Developer
8 23 (5.18%) Architect
8 23 (5.18%) Project Manager
9 21 (4.73%) Tester
9 21 (4.73%) Programmer
9 21 (4.73%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (4.28%) Software Engineer
10 19 (4.28%) Business Analyst
11 17 (3.83%) ScrumMaster
12 16 (3.60%) Automation Tester
12 16 (3.60%) QA Engineer
12 16 (3.60%) C# Developer
12 16 (3.60%) Manual Tester
13 14 (3.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (31.98%) CSS
2 138 (31.08%) .NET
3 130 (29.28%) HTML
4 84 (18.92%) Spring
5 82 (18.47%) jQuery
6 77 (17.34%) ASP.NET
7 73 (16.44%) XML
8 70 (15.77%) Hibernate
9 63 (14.19%) Web Services
10 53 (11.94%) JSON
11 41 (9.23%) RESTful
12 39 (8.78%) XML Messaging
12 39 (8.78%) .NET Framework
13 38 (8.56%) Gherkin
14 35 (7.88%) HTML5
14 35 (7.88%) XHTML
15 32 (7.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (6.53%) Spring Security
17 28 (6.31%) WCF
18 27 (6.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 55 (12.39%) Open Source
2 44 (9.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 40 (9.01%) Derivative
4 14 (3.15%) GIS
4 14 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.70%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.03%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.80%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.80%) PKI
9 4 (0.90%) Equities
9 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.45%) Tandem
10 2 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.45%) EPoS
10 2 (0.45%) Telematics
10 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.23%) iPhone
11 1 (0.23%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.21%) Windows
2 31 (6.98%) UNIX
3 30 (6.76%) Linux
4 13 (2.93%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.45%) AIX
6 2 (0.45%) Solaris
6 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (50.68%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (20.95%) Continuous Integration
3 81 (18.24%) OO
4 79 (17.79%) TDD
5 65 (14.64%) BDD
6 56 (12.61%) OOP
7 55 (12.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 53 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 49 (11.04%) MVC
10 48 (10.81%) Data Modelling
10 48 (10.81%) SOA
11 47 (10.59%) Kanban
12 42 (9.46%) Multithreading
12 42 (9.46%) Unit Testing
13 39 (8.78%) Waterfall
14 37 (8.33%) Document Management
15 32 (7.21%) Business Analysis
16 27 (6.08%) UML
17 26 (5.86%) Project Management
18 24 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 174 (39.19%) Java
2 138 (31.08%) JavaScript
3 121 (27.25%) C#
4 97 (21.85%) SQL
5 34 (7.66%) Python
6 27 (6.08%) Ruby
7 21 (4.73%) PHP
8 17 (3.83%) C++
9 14 (3.15%) VB.NET
10 13 (2.93%) PL/SQL
11 10 (2.25%) T-SQL
12 9 (2.03%) Shell Script
13 7 (1.58%) Groovy
14 5 (1.13%) Jython
14 5 (1.13%) VB6
14 5 (1.13%) ECMAScript
14 5 (1.13%) VB
15 4 (0.90%) C
15 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
16 3 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 42 (9.46%) Degree
2 12 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.80%) PMP
3 8 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.13%) CBAP
5 5 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) OCP
8 1 (0.23%) OCA
8 1 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.76%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.35%) Puppet
3 4 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.45%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
4 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 69 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 62 (13.96%) Oracle
3 46 (10.36%) JBoss
4 20 (4.50%) Sybase
5 9 (2.03%) Adobe
6 8 (1.80%) Twitter
7 7 (1.58%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.58%) HP
8 5 (1.13%) Informatica
9 4 (0.90%) Citrix
9 4 (0.90%) ESRI
9 4 (0.90%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.90%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 3 (0.68%) IBM
11 2 (0.45%) SAP
11 2 (0.45%) Teradata
11 2 (0.45%) Vertica
12 1 (0.23%) Tableau
12 1 (0.23%) Google
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Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension, 32 days hol
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + DOE
Posted: Yesterday
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Search Consultancy
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Tom Tom
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: Competitive salary
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Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
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The Bridge Ltd
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Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
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