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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 37 40 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 203 148 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.47% 4.54% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 5.64% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 118 81 87
Average salary £39,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £32,500 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,950 £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
2995 2622 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.73% 80.40% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1718 1637
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
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 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 28 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 28 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 +4 104 £37,500 -6.25% 19
Edinburgh +5 94 £40,000 -0.62% 13
Aberdeen +5 2 £36,500 -8.75% 2
Dundee -1 2 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 222 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 171 (38.69%) Java
3 143 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 142 (32.13%) CSS
5 138 (31.22%) .NET
6 129 (29.19%) HTML
7 124 (28.05%) SQL Server
8 120 (27.15%) C#
9 94 (21.27%) SQL
10 91 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
11 84 (19.00%) jQuery
11 84 (19.00%) OO
12 83 (18.78%) Spring
12 83 (18.78%) Finance
13 79 (17.87%) TDD
14 77 (17.42%) ASP.NET
15 75 (16.97%) XML
16 72 (16.29%) Microsoft
17 70 (15.84%) Selenium
18 69 (15.61%) Hibernate
19 61 (13.80%) BDD
20 60 (13.57%) Relational Database
20 60 (13.57%) Oracle
21 59 (13.35%) Web Services
21 59 (13.35%) OOP
22 57 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
23 53 (11.99%) RDBMS
24 52 (11.76%) JSON
24 52 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 51 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 29 (6.56%) Alfresco
2 25 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 20 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 16 (3.62%) Node.js
5 12 (2.71%) WebLogic
6 11 (2.49%) Apache
7 9 (2.04%) IIS
7 9 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.58%) Drupal
8 7 (1.58%) NServiceBus
9 6 (1.36%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.36%) CMS
10 4 (0.90%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.68%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.45%) SAS
13 1 (0.23%) Jetty
13 1 (0.23%) GlassFish
Applications
1 27 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 9 (2.04%) MS Office
3 8 (1.81%) GIMP
3 8 (1.81%) Photoshop
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%) Maximo
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%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (0.68%) GitHub
2 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.26%) Internet
2 8 (1.81%) LDAP
3 4 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.45%) IMAP
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (28.05%) SQL Server
2 60 (13.57%) Relational Database
3 53 (11.99%) RDBMS
4 52 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 22 (4.98%) MongoDB
7 13 (2.94%) MySQL
7 13 (2.94%) NoSQL
8 12 (2.71%) Oracle Database
8 12 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (2.04%) Big Data
10 8 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.58%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (1.36%) Oracle Database 11g
12 6 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 5 (1.13%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.13%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 70 (15.84%) Selenium
2 49 (11.09%) Jenkins
3 44 (9.95%) Maven
4 41 (9.28%) Visual Studio
5 32 (7.24%) Artifactory
6 17 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 15 (3.39%) Git (software)
7 15 (3.39%) JIRA
8 13 (2.94%) Subversion
9 12 (2.71%) WebDriver
9 12 (2.71%) Ant
10 8 (1.81%) Jasmine
10 8 (1.81%) Hudson
11 7 (1.58%) SpecFlow
12 5 (1.13%) JUnit
13 4 (0.90%) FishEye
13 4 (0.90%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.90%) Mocha
13 4 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (18.78%) Finance
2 40 (9.05%) Back Office
3 18 (4.07%) Banking
4 17 (3.85%) Publishing
5 12 (2.71%) Marketing
6 7 (1.58%) Retail
7 6 (1.36%) Advertising
8 5 (1.13%) Front Office
9 4 (0.90%) French Language
9 4 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.90%) Games
10 3 (0.68%) Automotive
11 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.23%) German Language
Job Titles
1 255 (57.69%) Developer
2 69 (15.61%) Java Developer
3 57 (12.90%) Analyst
4 48 (10.86%) Senior Developer
5 47 (10.63%) .NET Developer
6 42 (9.50%) Lead Developer
7 41 (9.28%) Software Developer
8 23 (5.20%) Architect
9 21 (4.75%) Programmer
10 20 (4.52%) Project Manager
10 20 (4.52%) Business Analyst
10 20 (4.52%) Senior Java Developer
11 19 (4.30%) Tester
11 19 (4.30%) Software Engineer
12 17 (3.85%) C# Developer
13 16 (3.62%) ScrumMaster
13 16 (3.62%) QA Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Manual Tester
14 15 (3.39%) Front-End Developer
14 15 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (32.13%) CSS
2 138 (31.22%) .NET
3 129 (29.19%) HTML
4 84 (19.00%) jQuery
5 83 (18.78%) Spring
6 77 (17.42%) ASP.NET
7 75 (16.97%) XML
8 69 (15.61%) Hibernate
9 59 (13.35%) Web Services
10 52 (11.76%) JSON
11 41 (9.28%) .NET Framework
12 40 (9.05%) XML Messaging
13 39 (8.82%) RESTful
14 36 (8.14%) Gherkin
15 34 (7.69%) XHTML
15 34 (7.69%) HTML5
16 33 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (6.79%) WCF
18 28 (6.33%) Spring Security
18 28 (6.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.31%) Open Source
2 44 (9.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 41 (9.28%) Derivative
4 15 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.17%) GIS
6 13 (2.94%) Mathematics
7 9 (2.04%) Mobile App
8 8 (1.81%) PKI
8 8 (1.81%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.90%) Equities
10 3 (0.68%) EPoS
10 3 (0.68%) Telematics
11 2 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.45%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.45%) Tandem
12 1 (0.23%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.23%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.92%) Windows
2 29 (6.56%) Linux
3 28 (6.33%) UNIX
4 12 (2.71%) Mac OS X
5 5 (1.13%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.68%) Android
6 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) AIX
7 1 (0.23%) Solaris
7 1 (0.23%) Fedora
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (50.23%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 84 (19.00%) OO
4 79 (17.87%) TDD
5 61 (13.80%) BDD
6 59 (13.35%) OOP
7 57 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 51 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
9 50 (11.31%) MVC
10 49 (11.09%) Data Modelling
11 46 (10.41%) SOA
12 43 (9.73%) Kanban
13 42 (9.50%) Multithreading
13 42 (9.50%) Unit Testing
14 38 (8.60%) Waterfall
15 36 (8.14%) Document Management
16 32 (7.24%) Business Analysis
17 28 (6.33%) UML
18 26 (5.88%) Project Management
19 24 (5.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 171 (38.69%) Java
2 143 (32.35%) JavaScript
3 120 (27.15%) C#
4 94 (21.27%) SQL
5 32 (7.24%) Python
6 26 (5.88%) Ruby
7 22 (4.98%) PHP
8 14 (3.17%) VB.NET
8 14 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.17%) C++
9 10 (2.26%) T-SQL
10 8 (1.81%) Shell Script
11 7 (1.58%) Groovy
12 6 (1.36%) Jython
13 5 (1.13%) ECMAScript
13 5 (1.13%) VB
13 5 (1.13%) VB6
14 4 (0.90%) PowerShell
14 4 (0.90%) C
15 3 (0.68%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 47 (10.63%) Degree
2 9 (2.04%) ISTQB
3 8 (1.81%) PMP
3 8 (1.81%) PMI Certification
4 7 (1.58%) Security Cleared
5 6 (1.36%) CBAP
6 5 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.23%) OCP
9 1 (0.23%) OCA
9 1 (0.23%) ISEB
9 1 (0.23%) GIAC
9 1 (0.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.01%) QA
2 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.58%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (1.58%) Puppet
2 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.45%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.45%) Nagios
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 72 (16.29%) Microsoft
2 60 (13.57%) Oracle
3 41 (9.28%) JBoss
4 19 (4.30%) Sybase
5 9 (2.04%) Twitter
6 8 (1.81%) Adobe
7 6 (1.36%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.36%) HP
8 4 (0.90%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.90%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.90%) ESRI
8 4 (0.90%) Citrix
8 4 (0.90%) Informatica
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 2 (0.45%) Vertica
10 2 (0.45%) Teradata
10 2 (0.45%) SAP
11 1 (0.23%) Dell
11 1 (0.23%) Zend
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Tom Tom
Posted: Yesterday
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ISL
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, pension, 32 days hol
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Search Consultancy
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
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