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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 40 38 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 172 159 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.17% 5.05% 3.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 6.30% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 104 95 100
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 £33,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2790 2524 2356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 83.81% 80.20% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1777 1602 1600
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Edinburgh +1 87 £42,500 +6.25% 12
Glasgow -2 74 £55,000 +37.50% 16
Dundee +12 4 £40,000 - 1
Fife - 2 - - 1
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen -2 1 £41,500 +3.75% 1
Stirling - 1 £46,750 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 357 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 142 (37.57%) Java
3 134 (35.45%) .NET
4 126 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 113 (29.89%) C#
6 112 (29.63%) JavaScript
7 97 (25.66%) TDD
8 94 (24.87%) CSS
9 92 (24.34%) SQL
10 91 (24.07%) Finance
11 81 (21.43%) OO
12 79 (20.90%) HTML
12 79 (20.90%) Microsoft
13 76 (20.11%) ASP.NET
14 75 (19.84%) XML
15 74 (19.58%) Relational Database
16 69 (18.25%) jQuery
17 59 (15.61%) Oracle
17 59 (15.61%) MVC
18 58 (15.34%) RDBMS
18 58 (15.34%) Degree
19 57 (15.08%) .NET Framework
19 57 (15.08%) Continuous Improvement
19 57 (15.08%) OOP
20 55 (14.55%) Spring
20 55 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
21 53 (14.02%) Hibernate
22 50 (13.23%) Data Modelling
23 48 (12.70%) Visual Studio
24 47 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (7.41%) Tomcat
2 20 (5.29%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.97%) JBoss
3 15 (3.97%) Node.js
3 15 (3.97%) NServiceBus
4 10 (2.65%) Alfresco
4 10 (2.65%) IIS
4 10 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 9 (2.38%) Apache
5 9 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 8 (2.12%) CMS
7 7 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.32%) Drupal
9 4 (1.06%) Oracle Workflow
9 4 (1.06%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 33 (8.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.91%) MS Office
3 2 (0.53%) GIMP
3 2 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.26%) Maximo
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.26%) SaaS
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.38%) Internet
2 4 (1.06%) HTTP
3 3 (0.79%) DNS
4 2 (0.53%) Intranet
5 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.26%) CTI
5 1 (0.26%) SNMP
5 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 74 (19.58%) Relational Database
3 58 (15.34%) RDBMS
4 47 (12.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.44%) Oracle Database
7 13 (3.44%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (1.85%) MySQL
10 6 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.32%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.06%) Pentaho
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 48 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 33 (8.73%) Selenium
3 30 (7.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (5.56%) Maven
5 20 (5.29%) Jenkins
6 17 (4.50%) Subversion
7 16 (4.23%) Git (software)
8 15 (3.97%) SpecFlow
9 11 (2.91%) JUnit
10 9 (2.38%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.12%) WebDriver
12 6 (1.59%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.59%) Ant
12 6 (1.59%) JIRA
13 5 (1.32%) Hudson
14 4 (1.06%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.06%) ClearCase
14 4 (1.06%) NCrunch
15 3 (0.79%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.79%) LoadRunner
General
1 91 (24.07%) Finance
2 39 (10.32%) Back Office
3 17 (4.50%) Front Office
4 14 (3.70%) Banking
5 12 (3.17%) Retail
6 7 (1.85%) Publishing
7 6 (1.59%) Automotive
7 6 (1.59%) Marketing
7 6 (1.59%) French Language
8 5 (1.32%) Games
9 3 (0.79%) German Language
10 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.53%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 206 (54.50%) Developer
2 57 (15.08%) Analyst
3 45 (11.90%) Java Developer
4 44 (11.64%) .NET Developer
5 43 (11.38%) Lead Developer
6 30 (7.94%) Senior Developer
6 30 (7.94%) Software Developer
7 24 (6.35%) Business Analyst
8 23 (6.08%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.76%) Web Developer
9 18 (4.76%) Programmer
10 16 (4.23%) Analyst Programmer
10 16 (4.23%) Architect
10 16 (4.23%) Project Manager
10 16 (4.23%) .NET Analyst Programmer
10 16 (4.23%) .NET Programmer
10 16 (4.23%) ScrumMaster
10 16 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (3.44%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.44%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (35.45%) .NET
2 94 (24.87%) CSS
3 79 (20.90%) HTML
4 76 (20.11%) ASP.NET
5 75 (19.84%) XML
6 69 (18.25%) jQuery
7 57 (15.08%) .NET Framework
8 55 (14.55%) Spring
9 53 (14.02%) Hibernate
10 41 (10.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 39 (10.32%) XML Messaging
12 34 (8.99%) WCF
12 34 (8.99%) AngularJS
13 32 (8.47%) Web Services
14 29 (7.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 25 (6.61%) NHibernate
16 23 (6.08%) HTML5
16 23 (6.08%) Sass
17 22 (5.82%) Backbone.js
17 22 (5.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.85%) Derivative
2 39 (10.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 27 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 26 (6.88%) User Experience
4 26 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (6.61%) Open Source
6 11 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.12%) Mathematics
8 6 (1.59%) N-Tier
8 6 (1.59%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.32%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.06%) GIS
10 4 (1.06%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.06%) Telematics
11 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.79%) EPoS
11 3 (0.79%) NHS
12 2 (0.53%) Tandem
12 2 (0.53%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.53%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.79%) Windows
2 25 (6.61%) UNIX
3 20 (5.29%) Linux
4 9 (2.38%) Android
5 8 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (2.12%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.59%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.32%) Ubuntu
8 4 (1.06%) CentOS
8 4 (1.06%) Fedora
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 357 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (25.66%) TDD
3 81 (21.43%) OO
4 59 (15.61%) MVC
5 57 (15.08%) OOP
5 57 (15.08%) Continuous Improvement
6 55 (14.55%) Continuous Integration
7 50 (13.23%) Data Modelling
8 45 (11.90%) Coaching
9 40 (10.58%) Multithreading
10 38 (10.05%) Software Engineering
11 36 (9.52%) Kanban
11 36 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 36 (9.52%) BDD
12 34 (8.99%) SOA
13 33 (8.73%) Mentoring
14 31 (8.20%) Unit Testing
15 27 (7.14%) UML
15 27 (7.14%) Web Development
15 27 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (37.57%) Java
2 113 (29.89%) C#
3 112 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 92 (24.34%) SQL
5 29 (7.67%) Python
6 22 (5.82%) Ruby
7 16 (4.23%) T-SQL
7 16 (4.23%) PHP
8 15 (3.97%) VB.NET
9 11 (2.91%) C++
10 9 (2.38%) PL/SQL
11 5 (1.32%) VB
11 5 (1.32%) Jython
11 5 (1.32%) VB6
12 3 (0.79%) ActionScript
12 3 (0.79%) VBScript
12 3 (0.79%) Perl
12 3 (0.79%) Groovy
12 3 (0.79%) Scala
13 2 (0.53%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (15.34%) Degree
2 6 (1.59%) CBAP
2 6 (1.59%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.32%) PMP
3 5 (1.32%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.32%) ISEB
4 4 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.06%) GIAC
5 3 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.26%) OCP
6 1 (0.26%) OCA
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.29%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.38%) Puppet
2 6 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.32%) Nagios
3 5 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.32%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 79 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 59 (15.61%) Oracle
3 24 (6.35%) Sybase
4 19 (5.03%) Twitter
5 15 (3.97%) IBM
6 9 (2.38%) HP
7 4 (1.06%) Dell
7 4 (1.06%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.06%) Perforce
8 3 (0.79%) Google
8 3 (0.79%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.79%) Informatica
9 2 (0.53%) Vertica
10 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Tableau
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
10 1 (0.26%) Progress
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: 17 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - Exceptional Benefits and Environment
Posted: 19 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Fife
Search Consultancy
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Aridhia
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £50 - £60 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £0.00 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
J.P. Morgan TS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago