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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 35 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 175 220 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.84% 5.75% 5.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 6.95% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 104 149 74
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,400 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2618 3166 2481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 87.38% 82.77% 79.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2109 1488
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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 82 £42,500 +6.25% 8
Edinburgh -6 80 £45,000 +5.88% 18
Dundee +6 9 £30,000 -23.07% 3
West Lothian - 4 £37,500 -
Fife - 2 £37,500 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £33,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £57,500 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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.

1 324 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (49.29%) JavaScript
3 142 (40.46%) Java
4 126 (35.90%) HTML
5 106 (30.20%) CSS
5 106 (30.20%) Degree
6 104 (29.63%) TDD
7 100 (28.49%) .NET
8 94 (26.78%) SQL Server
8 94 (26.78%) SDLC
9 90 (25.64%) C#
10 80 (22.79%) Finance
11 76 (21.65%) Software Engineering
12 68 (19.37%) SQL
13 60 (17.09%) Python
14 56 (15.95%) Web Services
15 55 (15.67%) ASP.NET
15 55 (15.67%) jQuery
16 53 (15.10%) Relational Database
17 49 (13.96%) Computer Science
18 48 (13.68%) OO
18 48 (13.68%) QA
19 43 (12.25%) MVC
20 42 (11.97%) Spring
21 39 (11.11%) Oracle
22 38 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
22 38 (10.83%) HTML5
23 37 (10.54%) .NET Framework
24 36 (10.26%) Project Management
25 35 (9.97%) AngularJS

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 (7.98%) Node.js
2 22 (6.27%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.42%) SharePoint 2010
4 8 (2.28%) Apache
4 8 (2.28%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.99%) JBoss
5 7 (1.99%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.42%) ArcGIS
7 4 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.14%) CMS
8 3 (0.85%) SAS
8 3 (0.85%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.28%) AquaLogic
9 1 (0.28%) Documentum
9 1 (0.28%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.28%) Drupal
9 1 (0.28%) Mule
Applications
1 17 (4.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.56%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.42%) GIMP
5 3 (0.85%) MS Project
6 2 (0.57%) Mingle
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.57%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.28%) PRMS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.28%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (2.56%) SaaS
3 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.42%) CTI
2 3 (0.85%) HTTP
2 3 (0.85%) Intranet
2 3 (0.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) RFID
3 1 (0.28%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (26.78%) SQL Server
2 53 (15.10%) Relational Database
3 30 (8.55%) RDBMS
4 25 (7.12%) MongoDB
5 20 (5.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (5.41%) NoSQL
7 17 (4.84%) Oracle Database
8 14 (3.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (3.42%) RavenDB
9 12 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (2.56%) MySQL
10 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.99%) Big Data
12 4 (1.14%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.85%) Datomic
13 3 (0.85%) HBase
13 3 (0.85%) Apache Hive
13 3 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
14 2 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (7.98%) JUnit
2 25 (7.12%) Selenium
3 19 (5.41%) JIRA
4 17 (4.84%) Subversion
5 16 (4.56%) Maven
6 15 (4.27%) Ant
7 14 (3.99%) Jenkins
8 13 (3.70%) Git (software)
8 13 (3.70%) Jasmine
9 10 (2.85%) Cucumber
10 8 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.99%) Visual Studio
11 7 (1.99%) FishEye
11 7 (1.99%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.71%) Grunt
13 5 (1.42%) PhantomJS
13 5 (1.42%) QUnit
13 5 (1.42%) RSpec
14 4 (1.14%) LoadRunner
15 3 (0.85%) Introscope
General
1 80 (22.79%) Finance
2 34 (9.69%) Banking
3 22 (6.27%) Telecoms
4 18 (5.13%) Games
5 9 (2.56%) Marketing
6 5 (1.42%) Front Office
7 4 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.14%) Legal
8 3 (0.85%) Back Office
8 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Billing
10 1 (0.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 133 (37.89%) Developer
2 49 (13.96%) Project Manager
3 46 (13.11%) Software Engineer
4 39 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 32 (9.12%) Java Developer
6 31 (8.83%) QA Engineer
7 27 (7.69%) Analyst
8 19 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
9 18 (5.13%) .NET Developer
10 17 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
11 15 (4.27%) Business Analyst
12 13 (3.70%) Technical Manager
12 13 (3.70%) Software Developer
12 13 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
13 11 (3.13%) Tester
14 8 (2.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 8 (2.28%) Consultant
14 8 (2.28%) Lead Developer
14 8 (2.28%) Technical Analyst
15 7 (1.99%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (35.90%) HTML
2 106 (30.20%) CSS
3 100 (28.49%) .NET
4 56 (15.95%) Web Services
5 55 (15.67%) ASP.NET
5 55 (15.67%) jQuery
6 42 (11.97%) Spring
7 38 (10.83%) HTML5
8 37 (10.54%) .NET Framework
9 35 (9.97%) AngularJS
10 33 (9.40%) NHibernate
10 33 (9.40%) Hibernate
11 31 (8.83%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (7.12%) Spring.NET
13 23 (6.55%) Entity Framework
14 21 (5.98%) CSS3
15 17 (4.84%) XML
15 17 (4.84%) Backbone.js
16 16 (4.56%) J2EE
17 15 (4.27%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (13.96%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.26%) User Experience
3 21 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.27%) GIS
4 15 (4.27%) Mathematics
5 12 (3.42%) Physics
6 10 (2.85%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.85%) Xbox
7 7 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.99%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.85%) iPad
8 3 (0.85%) Semantic Web
9 2 (0.57%) Inversion of Control
9 2 (0.57%) Derivative
9 2 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.57%) AS400
10 1 (0.28%) Clustering
10 1 (0.28%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 28 (7.98%) Linux
2 26 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 25 (7.12%) Android
4 24 (6.84%) Windows
5 20 (5.70%) UNIX
6 9 (2.56%) Mac OS X
7 7 (1.99%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (29.63%) TDD
3 94 (26.78%) SDLC
4 76 (21.65%) Software Engineering
5 48 (13.68%) OO
6 43 (12.25%) MVC
7 36 (10.26%) Project Management
8 30 (8.55%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (8.55%) Mentoring
9 28 (7.98%) Test Scripting
9 28 (7.98%) Regression Testing
10 25 (7.12%) Kanban
11 22 (6.27%) Waterfall
11 22 (6.27%) Unit Testing
12 20 (5.70%) Black-Box Testing
13 19 (5.41%) PRINCE2
13 19 (5.41%) Project Planning
13 19 (5.41%) Web Development
14 16 (4.56%) UX Design
14 16 (4.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 173 (49.29%) JavaScript
2 142 (40.46%) Java
3 90 (25.64%) C#
4 68 (19.37%) SQL
5 60 (17.09%) Python
6 20 (5.70%) VB.NET
6 20 (5.70%) C++
7 15 (4.27%) VB
8 14 (3.99%) VB6
9 13 (3.70%) Ruby
9 13 (3.70%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.99%) XPath
11 6 (1.71%) PHP
12 5 (1.42%) ActionScript
12 5 (1.42%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.42%) CoffeeScript
12 5 (1.42%) Scala
13 4 (1.14%) Perl
14 3 (0.85%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 106 (30.20%) Degree
2 9 (2.56%) PMP
2 9 (2.56%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (1.71%) ISEB
4 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.28%) PhD
6 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (13.68%) QA
2 4 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (0.85%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (3.99%) Puppet
1 14 (3.99%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.85%) MOM
2 3 (0.85%) Capistrano
2 3 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.85%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.28%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 39 (11.11%) Oracle
2 32 (9.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (3.13%) Sybase
4 7 (1.99%) Xamarin
5 5 (1.42%) Cognos
5 5 (1.42%) Informatica
5 5 (1.42%) HP
6 4 (1.14%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.14%) Google
7 3 (0.85%) Hyland
7 3 (0.85%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.85%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.85%) NetSuite
8 2 (0.57%) Vertica
8 2 (0.57%) IBM
9 1 (0.28%) FatWire
9 1 (0.28%) Kofax
9 1 (0.28%) Adobe
9 1 (0.28%) Twitter
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
Dundee
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + + Benefits packages
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Aston Carter
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Benefits packages
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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