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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 27 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 237 200 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.54% 5.38% 4.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 6.41% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 151 115 80
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 £34,400 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,400 £55,000
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
2781 3119 2692
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.48% 83.87% 82.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1771 2076 1760
Average salary £42,926 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.00% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Edinburgh +4 101 £42,500 +6.25% 24
Glasgow +9 99 £45,000 +20.00% 14
Dundee +10 19 £41,250 +3.12% 2
Stirling - 6 £34,500 -
West Lothian - 5 £37,500 - 1
Fife - 2 £37,500 - 1
Moray - 2 - -
Aberdeen +17 1 £50,000 +36.98% 1
Midlothian - 1 £110,000 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 379 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 165 (39.29%) Java
4 139 (33.10%) HTML
5 133 (31.67%) Finance
6 116 (27.62%) CSS
7 113 (26.90%) Degree
8 109 (25.95%) SQL
9 105 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 99 (23.57%) .NET
11 91 (21.67%) SDLC
12 90 (21.43%) C#
12 90 (21.43%) TDD
13 73 (17.38%) Relational Database
14 70 (16.67%) Software Engineering
14 70 (16.67%) Web Services
15 64 (15.24%) OO
16 62 (14.76%) Oracle
17 61 (14.52%) jQuery
18 58 (13.81%) Computer Science
19 57 (13.57%) ASP.NET
20 56 (13.33%) Python
20 56 (13.33%) Spring
21 48 (11.43%) Project Management
21 48 (11.43%) MVC
22 47 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
23 46 (10.95%) User Experience
24 45 (10.71%) RDBMS
24 45 (10.71%) Banking
24 45 (10.71%) Waterfall

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 25 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.24%) JBoss
3 20 (4.76%) Node.js
4 18 (4.29%) WebSphere
5 16 (3.81%) Apache
5 16 (3.81%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.90%) SAS
8 7 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.67%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.19%) ArcGIS
9 5 (1.19%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.95%) CMS
11 3 (0.71%) AquaLogic
11 3 (0.71%) GlassFish
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 2 (0.48%) IIS
13 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 25 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (1.67%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.43%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.71%) MS Project
7 1 (0.24%) MS Office
7 1 (0.24%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.71%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.71%) PRMS
2 3 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.33%) SaaS
3 4 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.10%) CTI
2 6 (1.43%) HTTP
3 3 (0.71%) Intranet
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
5 1 (0.24%) RFID
5 1 (0.24%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 73 (17.38%) Relational Database
3 45 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 23 (5.48%) Oracle Database
4 23 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 20 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (3.81%) NoSQL
7 15 (3.57%) Big Data
7 15 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
8 13 (3.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.62%) RavenDB
10 10 (2.38%) MySQL
10 10 (2.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (2.14%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 8 (1.90%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
15 5 (1.19%) Apache Hive
15 5 (1.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 34 (8.10%) Selenium
2 28 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.19%) JUnit
4 24 (5.71%) Maven
5 19 (4.52%) Ant
6 13 (3.10%) JIRA
6 13 (3.10%) Git (software)
7 12 (2.86%) Subversion
8 10 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 10 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (1.90%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.19%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.95%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.71%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.71%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.71%) XMLUnit
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (0.71%) Jasmine
13 2 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 133 (31.67%) Finance
2 45 (10.71%) Banking
3 23 (5.48%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.05%) Marketing
5 12 (2.86%) Games
6 10 (2.38%) Investment Banking
7 5 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.19%) Back Office
8 4 (0.95%) Legal
9 3 (0.71%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Retail
11 1 (0.24%) Billing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 177 (42.14%) Developer
2 51 (12.14%) Analyst
3 46 (10.95%) Project Manager
4 44 (10.48%) Senior Developer
5 41 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 37 (8.81%) Java Developer
7 35 (8.33%) .NET Developer
8 26 (6.19%) Business Analyst
9 19 (4.52%) QA Engineer
10 17 (4.05%) Applications Developer
11 16 (3.81%) Software Developer
12 14 (3.33%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.10%) Agile Project Manager
14 12 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (2.86%) Tester
14 12 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
15 10 (2.38%) Test Engineer
15 10 (2.38%) Agile Business Analyst
15 10 (2.38%) Technical Leader
16 9 (2.14%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (33.10%) HTML
2 116 (27.62%) CSS
3 99 (23.57%) .NET
4 70 (16.67%) Web Services
5 61 (14.52%) jQuery
6 57 (13.57%) ASP.NET
7 56 (13.33%) Spring
8 44 (10.48%) Hibernate
8 44 (10.48%) HTML5
9 37 (8.81%) .NET Framework
10 34 (8.10%) XML
10 34 (8.10%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (7.38%) AngularJS
12 27 (6.43%) CSS3
12 27 (6.43%) NHibernate
13 26 (6.19%) RESTful
14 23 (5.48%) Java EE
15 21 (5.00%) Spring.NET
16 20 (4.76%) Entity Framework
16 20 (4.76%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 58 (13.81%) Computer Science
2 47 (11.19%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (10.95%) User Experience
4 17 (4.05%) Mathematics
4 17 (4.05%) GIS
5 16 (3.81%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.38%) Physics
6 10 (2.38%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.19%) Data Structures
7 5 (1.19%) Algorithms
8 4 (0.95%) iPad
8 4 (0.95%) Xbox
8 4 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.71%) EPoS
9 3 (0.71%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.48%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.48%) AS400
10 2 (0.48%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.48%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.48%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.29%) Linux
2 32 (7.62%) Android
3 30 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 25 (5.95%) UNIX
4 25 (5.95%) Windows
5 9 (2.14%) Mac OS X
6 7 (1.67%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.48%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (21.67%) SDLC
3 90 (21.43%) TDD
4 70 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 64 (15.24%) OO
6 48 (11.43%) Project Management
6 48 (11.43%) MVC
7 45 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 43 (10.24%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (9.29%) Kanban
10 36 (8.57%) BDD
11 35 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 31 (7.38%) Analytics
13 24 (5.71%) Open Source
13 24 (5.71%) Web Development
14 23 (5.48%) PRINCE2
15 20 (4.76%) CRM
15 20 (4.76%) Time Management
15 20 (4.76%) Coaching
16 18 (4.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 181 (43.10%) JavaScript
2 165 (39.29%) Java
3 109 (25.95%) SQL
4 90 (21.43%) C#
5 56 (13.33%) Python
6 24 (5.71%) C++
7 16 (3.81%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.81%) VB.NET
8 12 (2.86%) VB
8 12 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 12 (2.86%) Ruby
9 11 (2.62%) VB6
10 10 (2.38%) PHP
11 6 (1.43%) Perl
11 6 (1.43%) XPath
11 6 (1.43%) R
12 5 (1.19%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.95%) VBScript
14 3 (0.71%) Jython
14 3 (0.71%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 113 (26.90%) Degree
2 9 (2.14%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.90%) PMP
3 8 (1.90%) PMI Certification
3 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.19%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.48%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.62%) QA
2 4 (0.95%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.48%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.24%) AIFMD
4 1 (0.24%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.24%) WCAG
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
4 1 (0.24%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.19%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.95%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (4.52%) Puppet
1 19 (4.52%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.19%) MOM
3 2 (0.48%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 62 (14.76%) Oracle
2 42 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (3.57%) Sybase
4 12 (2.86%) Cognos
5 10 (2.38%) Xamarin
6 8 (1.90%) MicroStrategy
7 6 (1.43%) NetSuite
8 4 (0.95%) Hyland
8 4 (0.95%) Informatica
8 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.95%) Vertica
9 1 (0.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.24%) Adobe
9 1 (0.24%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.24%) Google
9 1 (0.24%) Kofax
9 1 (0.24%) FatWire
9 1 (0.24%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
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