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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 32 31 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 208 200 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.69% 6.14% 4.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.85% 7.57% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 135 103 113
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
2649 2641 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.15% 81.09% 79.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1676 1714
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 19 December 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 19 December 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 97 £53,500 +18.88% 8
Edinburgh +4 94 £44,000 +4.76% 11
Dundee +4 8 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Aberdeen +5 3 £39,000 +7.58% 2
West Lothian -3 1 £48,000 +17.07% 5
Stirling - 1 £46,750 -
Fife - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 369 (95.10%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (38.40%) Java
3 130 (33.51%) .NET
4 127 (32.73%) JavaScript
5 122 (31.44%) C#
6 117 (30.15%) TDD
6 117 (30.15%) SQL Server
7 107 (27.58%) CSS
8 103 (26.55%) Finance
9 91 (23.45%) HTML
9 91 (23.45%) jQuery
9 91 (23.45%) OO
10 84 (21.65%) Degree
11 82 (21.13%) SQL
12 77 (19.85%) ASP.NET
13 73 (18.81%) Relational Database
14 72 (18.56%) Microsoft
15 71 (18.30%) MVC
16 64 (16.49%) Software Engineering
17 61 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (15.21%) .NET Framework
19 56 (14.43%) XML
19 56 (14.43%) OOP
20 49 (12.63%) RDBMS
21 48 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
22 46 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
23 45 (11.60%) Web Services
24 43 (11.08%) Hibernate
24 43 (11.08%) AngularJS
25 42 (10.82%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (5.67%) Tomcat
2 21 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.15%) Node.js
4 13 (3.35%) NServiceBus
5 12 (3.09%) CMS
6 10 (2.58%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (1.80%) Apache
8 6 (1.55%) JBoss
9 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.77%) IIS
9 3 (0.77%) Drupal
9 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.26%) Mule
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
10 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 41 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.84%) MS Office
3 9 (2.32%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.80%) GIMP
5 2 (0.52%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.52%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.58%) HTTP
1 10 (2.58%) Internet
2 5 (1.29%) Intranet
3 3 (0.77%) DNS
4 2 (0.52%) CTI
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) SNMP
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (30.15%) SQL Server
2 73 (18.81%) Relational Database
3 49 (12.63%) RDBMS
4 31 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (7.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.64%) MongoDB
7 16 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.84%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.06%) MySQL
11 6 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.29%) Oracle Database 10g
12 5 (1.29%) Hadoop
12 5 (1.29%) RavenDB
12 5 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
14 3 (0.77%) Big Data
14 3 (0.77%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (10.57%) Visual Studio
2 24 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (5.15%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.15%) Subversion
4 15 (3.87%) JIRA
4 15 (3.87%) Selenium
4 15 (3.87%) JUnit
5 13 (3.35%) SpecFlow
6 11 (2.84%) Jasmine
6 11 (2.84%) Maven
6 11 (2.84%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.58%) Mercurial
8 9 (2.32%) LoadRunner
8 9 (2.32%) NCrunch
9 8 (2.06%) Cucumber
10 7 (1.80%) QUnit
10 7 (1.80%) Grunt
10 7 (1.80%) PhantomJS
11 6 (1.55%) Ant
12 5 (1.29%) Clang
General
1 103 (26.55%) Finance
2 28 (7.22%) Back Office
3 24 (6.19%) Banking
4 19 (4.90%) Front Office
5 12 (3.09%) Games
5 12 (3.09%) Marketing
6 11 (2.84%) Retail
7 7 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.80%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.55%) Automotive
9 5 (1.29%) French Language
10 4 (1.03%) Private Banking
11 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.52%) German Language
11 2 (0.52%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Turkish Language
12 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 205 (52.84%) Developer
2 46 (11.86%) .NET Developer
3 45 (11.60%) Java Developer
4 42 (10.82%) Analyst
5 33 (8.51%) Project Manager
6 31 (7.99%) Software Engineer
6 31 (7.99%) Lead Developer
7 29 (7.47%) Senior Developer
7 29 (7.47%) Software Developer
8 23 (5.93%) Web Developer
9 21 (5.41%) Business Analyst
9 21 (5.41%) C# Developer
10 20 (5.15%) Front-End Developer
11 19 (4.90%) ScrumMaster
12 18 (4.64%) C# .NET Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Python Developer
13 16 (4.12%) Programmer
14 14 (3.61%) Analyst Programmer
14 14 (3.61%) QA Engineer
14 14 (3.61%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (33.51%) .NET
2 107 (27.58%) CSS
3 91 (23.45%) HTML
3 91 (23.45%) jQuery
4 77 (19.85%) ASP.NET
5 59 (15.21%) .NET Framework
6 56 (14.43%) XML
7 48 (12.37%) ASP.NET MVC
8 45 (11.60%) Web Services
9 43 (11.08%) Hibernate
9 43 (11.08%) AngularJS
10 40 (10.31%) Spring
11 35 (9.02%) WCF
12 30 (7.73%) HTML5
12 30 (7.73%) Backbone.js
13 28 (7.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 27 (6.96%) CSS3
14 27 (6.96%) XML Messaging
15 26 (6.70%) JMS
16 25 (6.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.57%) Computer Science
2 29 (7.47%) Derivative
3 27 (6.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (4.90%) User Experience
6 17 (4.38%) Mobile App
7 16 (4.12%) Open Source
8 13 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
9 12 (3.09%) N-Tier
10 11 (2.84%) GIS
11 10 (2.58%) Mathematics
12 8 (2.06%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.55%) Physics
14 4 (1.03%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.03%) E-Learning
14 4 (1.03%) Telematics
14 4 (1.03%) iPad
15 3 (0.77%) NHS
16 2 (0.52%) Tandem
16 2 (0.52%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.54%) Windows
2 27 (6.96%) Linux
3 23 (5.93%) UNIX
4 17 (4.38%) Apple iOS
4 17 (4.38%) Android
5 8 (2.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.03%) CentOS
6 4 (1.03%) Fedora
7 3 (0.77%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (95.10%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (30.15%) TDD
3 91 (23.45%) OO
4 71 (18.30%) MVC
5 64 (16.49%) Software Engineering
6 61 (15.72%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (14.43%) OOP
8 46 (11.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 37 (9.54%) Project Management
10 35 (9.02%) Unit Testing
10 35 (9.02%) Kanban
10 35 (9.02%) Coaching
11 32 (8.25%) Data Modelling
12 31 (7.99%) Multithreading
12 31 (7.99%) Web Development
13 29 (7.47%) OOD
14 28 (7.22%) BDD
15 27 (6.96%) Analytics
15 27 (6.96%) Mentoring
15 27 (6.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 149 (38.40%) Java
2 127 (32.73%) JavaScript
3 122 (31.44%) C#
4 82 (21.13%) SQL
5 40 (10.31%) Python
6 31 (7.99%) C++
7 25 (6.44%) Ruby
8 24 (6.19%) T-SQL
9 20 (5.15%) VB.NET
10 12 (3.09%) PHP
11 11 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 9 (2.32%) ActionScript
13 7 (1.80%) C
13 7 (1.80%) VB
13 7 (1.80%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.80%) VB6
14 4 (1.03%) Clojure
14 4 (1.03%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (1.03%) F#
14 4 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 84 (21.65%) Degree
2 10 (2.58%) PMP
2 10 (2.58%) PMI Certification
3 9 (2.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.80%) ISEB
5 6 (1.55%) CBAP
6 5 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.03%) GIAC
8 3 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.26%) OCP
9 1 (0.26%) OCA
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.25%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.32%) Puppet
2 6 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.29%) Nagios
3 5 (1.29%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.29%) ZABBIX
4 3 (0.77%) CA Wily
5 2 (0.52%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 72 (18.56%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.82%) Oracle
3 20 (5.15%) Sybase
3 20 (5.15%) IBM
4 17 (4.38%) Twitter
5 10 (2.58%) HP
6 8 (2.06%) Google
7 4 (1.03%) Perforce
7 4 (1.03%) Dell
7 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.52%) Informatica
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
10 1 (0.26%) Progress
10 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Hyland
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
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