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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 28 34 59
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 254 180 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.27% 5.78% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.93% 7.44% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 158 77 93
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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
3204 2419 2581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 79.11% 77.63% 73.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2090 1377 1902
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 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +10 144 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Glasgow +3 101 £41,250 +3.12% 16
Dundee -4 4 £39,000 +25.80% 3
Aberdeen -3 2 £40,000 -1.23%
East Lothian - 1 £50,000 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 233 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (39.62%) Java
3 169 (35.81%) HTML
4 166 (35.17%) CSS
5 160 (33.90%) JavaScript
6 132 (27.97%) C#
7 128 (27.12%) .NET
8 122 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
9 107 (22.67%) SQL Server
10 103 (21.82%) jQuery
11 101 (21.40%) SQL
12 98 (20.76%) Finance
13 85 (18.01%) Spring
14 84 (17.80%) JSON
15 77 (16.31%) Web Services
16 76 (16.10%) Selenium
17 74 (15.68%) OO
17 74 (15.68%) Hibernate
18 73 (15.47%) ASP.NET
19 69 (14.62%) BDD
20 68 (14.41%) TDD
20 68 (14.41%) Jenkins
21 67 (14.19%) Open Source
22 62 (13.14%) User Acceptance Testing
23 59 (12.50%) Unit Testing
24 58 (12.29%) Maven
24 58 (12.29%) HTML5
25 56 (11.86%) JBoss
26 54 (11.44%) XML
26 54 (11.44%) RESTful

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 32 (6.78%) Alfresco
2 17 (3.60%) Node.js
3 11 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.12%) SharePoint
4 10 (2.12%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.06%) Apache
6 4 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.85%) CMS
6 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.85%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (0.64%) SAS
8 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.42%) IIS
8 2 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.42%) Drupal
8 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.21%) Jetty
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.21%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 35 (7.42%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.69%) Photoshop
2 8 (1.69%) GIMP
3 3 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.64%) MS Office
3 3 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.97%) GitHub
2 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.97%) Internet
1 14 (2.97%) TCP/IP
2 8 (1.69%) LDAP
3 5 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (1.06%) Wireless
3 5 (1.06%) Broadband
4 2 (0.42%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (6.99%) MongoDB
3 28 (5.93%) Relational Database
4 22 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (4.45%) NoSQL
6 19 (4.03%) RDBMS
7 13 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.54%) MySQL
9 10 (2.12%) Big Data
10 7 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.06%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
14 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.42%) Informix
14 2 (0.42%) OLAP
14 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.21%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 76 (16.10%) Selenium
2 68 (14.41%) Jenkins
3 58 (12.29%) Maven
4 53 (11.23%) JIRA
4 53 (11.23%) Visual Studio
5 46 (9.75%) Artifactory
6 30 (6.36%) Subversion
7 24 (5.08%) Git (software)
8 15 (3.18%) Hudson
9 14 (2.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 14 (2.97%) FishEye
10 12 (2.54%) Ant
11 11 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (2.33%) WebDriver
12 8 (1.69%) QuickTest Pro
12 8 (1.69%) TestComplete
12 8 (1.69%) FitNesse
13 7 (1.48%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.48%) NUnit
13 7 (1.48%) JUnit
General
1 98 (20.76%) Finance
2 31 (6.57%) Banking
3 13 (2.75%) Marketing
4 12 (2.54%) Publishing
5 10 (2.12%) Back Office
6 8 (1.69%) Retail
7 6 (1.27%) Advertising
8 4 (0.85%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.85%) Games
8 4 (0.85%) Billing
9 3 (0.64%) French Language
10 2 (0.42%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.42%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.21%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 255 (54.03%) Developer
2 86 (18.22%) Java Developer
3 66 (13.98%) Senior Developer
4 53 (11.23%) Software Developer
5 42 (8.90%) Project Manager
6 37 (7.84%) Analyst
7 33 (6.99%) Software Engineer
7 33 (6.99%) Senior Java Developer
8 29 (6.14%) .NET Developer
9 26 (5.51%) Architect
10 21 (4.45%) Lead Developer
11 19 (4.03%) C# Developer
12 18 (3.81%) Front-End Developer
13 17 (3.60%) Programmer
14 15 (3.18%) ScrumMaster
14 15 (3.18%) Test Analyst
14 15 (3.18%) Solutions Architect
14 15 (3.18%) QA Engineer
15 14 (2.97%) Senior Software Developer
15 14 (2.97%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 169 (35.81%) HTML
2 166 (35.17%) CSS
3 128 (27.12%) .NET
4 103 (21.82%) jQuery
5 85 (18.01%) Spring
6 84 (17.80%) JSON
7 77 (16.31%) Web Services
8 74 (15.68%) Hibernate
9 73 (15.47%) ASP.NET
10 58 (12.29%) HTML5
11 54 (11.44%) XML
11 54 (11.44%) RESTful
12 50 (10.59%) Gherkin
13 39 (8.26%) XHTML
14 38 (8.05%) CSS3
15 32 (6.78%) Spring Security
16 28 (5.93%) Ruby on Rails
17 26 (5.51%) JMS
17 26 (5.51%) .NET Framework
17 26 (5.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 67 (14.19%) Open Source
2 27 (5.72%) Mobile App
3 24 (5.08%) GIS
4 17 (3.60%) Client/Server
5 15 (3.18%) Computer Science
5 15 (3.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 14 (2.97%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.75%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.54%) Derivative
9 10 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (2.12%) PMI
10 9 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
11 8 (1.69%) PKI
12 6 (1.27%) Firmware
13 5 (1.06%) IPTV
13 5 (1.06%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.06%) Interactive TV
13 5 (1.06%) Video on Demand
14 4 (0.85%) Equities
14 4 (0.85%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.02%) Linux
2 44 (9.32%) Windows
3 30 (6.36%) UNIX
4 13 (2.75%) Mac OS X
5 10 (2.12%) Android
6 9 (1.91%) Apple iOS
7 3 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.64%) AIX
7 3 (0.64%) Solaris
8 2 (0.42%) VMS
8 2 (0.42%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (49.36%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (25.85%) Continuous Integration
3 74 (15.68%) OO
4 69 (14.62%) BDD
5 68 (14.41%) TDD
6 62 (13.14%) User Acceptance Testing
7 59 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 51 (10.81%) MVC
9 49 (10.38%) Kanban
10 48 (10.17%) Software Engineering
11 45 (9.53%) SOA
12 40 (8.47%) Document Management
13 32 (6.78%) Project Management
14 30 (6.36%) Business Analysis
14 30 (6.36%) Waterfall
15 28 (5.93%) OOP
16 27 (5.72%) UML
17 26 (5.51%) PRINCE2
18 25 (5.30%) Web Development
19 22 (4.66%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 187 (39.62%) Java
2 160 (33.90%) JavaScript
3 132 (27.97%) C#
4 101 (21.40%) SQL
5 46 (9.75%) Python
6 37 (7.84%) Ruby
7 33 (6.99%) C++
8 21 (4.45%) Shell Script
9 18 (3.81%) C
10 17 (3.60%) PHP
10 17 (3.60%) T-SQL
11 16 (3.39%) Perl
12 14 (2.97%) Groovy
13 13 (2.75%) PL/SQL
14 12 (2.54%) VB.NET
15 7 (1.48%) VB6
15 7 (1.48%) VBScript
15 7 (1.48%) VB
16 6 (1.27%) Scala
17 5 (1.06%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 46 (9.75%) Degree
2 17 (3.60%) PMI Certification
3 15 (3.18%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.48%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.48%) PMP
5 5 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.21%) MBA
7 1 (0.21%) ISEB
7 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.53%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.64%) HL7
2 3 (0.64%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.27%) Hyper-V
2 6 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.12%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.64%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.42%) Puppet
4 1 (0.21%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (11.86%) JBoss
2 53 (11.23%) Microsoft
3 42 (8.90%) Oracle
4 18 (3.81%) Adobe
5 14 (2.97%) Red Hat
5 14 (2.97%) Citrix
5 14 (2.97%) Atlassian
6 12 (2.54%) Sybase
7 9 (1.91%) HP
8 6 (1.27%) VMware
9 4 (0.85%) Informatica
9 4 (0.85%) ESRI
10 3 (0.64%) Google
10 3 (0.64%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.64%) Teradata
10 3 (0.64%) Perforce
10 3 (0.64%) IBM
11 2 (0.42%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.42%) SAP
12 1 (0.21%) Business Objects
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Salary: £32000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + benefits
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Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: £26000 - £50000 per annum
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