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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 43 37 52
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 175 159 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.86% 5.17% 3.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 6.34% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 106 101 98
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,100 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
2961 2507 2493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.18% 81.58% 77.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1902 1628 1650
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 90 £40,000 - 11
Glasgow -8 75 £39,000 -2.50% 13
Dundee - 4 £40,000 -
Fife +3 2 - -
West Lothian - 2 £40,000 - 2
Aberdeen 0 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 367 (93.86%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (37.34%) Java
3 141 (36.06%) .NET
4 133 (34.02%) SQL Server
5 117 (29.92%) C#
6 110 (28.13%) JavaScript
7 104 (26.60%) CSS
8 98 (25.06%) SQL
9 91 (23.27%) Finance
10 89 (22.76%) XML
11 88 (22.51%) OO
12 85 (21.74%) HTML
12 85 (21.74%) Microsoft
12 85 (21.74%) TDD
13 83 (21.23%) Relational Database
14 74 (18.93%) ASP.NET
15 66 (16.88%) RDBMS
16 64 (16.37%) Continuous Improvement
17 63 (16.11%) OOP
18 61 (15.60%) Oracle
19 59 (15.09%) jQuery
20 57 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
20 57 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 57 (14.58%) MVC
21 56 (14.32%) Data Modelling
21 56 (14.32%) Degree
22 52 (13.30%) .NET Framework
22 52 (13.30%) Spring
23 49 (12.53%) Hibernate
24 47 (12.02%) Derivative

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (6.14%) Tomcat
1 24 (6.14%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.58%) Apache
3 13 (3.32%) Node.js
3 13 (3.32%) NServiceBus
4 12 (3.07%) Alfresco
5 11 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 9 (2.30%) WebSphere
7 8 (2.05%) IIS
8 7 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (1.53%) CMS
9 6 (1.53%) Oracle Workflow
9 6 (1.53%) WebLogic
9 6 (1.53%) Drupal
10 5 (1.28%) Umbraco
10 5 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.26%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.26%) Mule
12 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
Applications
1 36 (9.21%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.26%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.26%) Maximo
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.56%) Internet
2 5 (1.28%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.02%) HTTP
4 1 (0.26%) SNMP
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (34.02%) SQL Server
2 83 (21.23%) Relational Database
3 66 (16.88%) RDBMS
4 57 (14.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 14 (3.58%) NoSQL
7 13 (3.32%) MongoDB
7 13 (3.32%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.56%) MySQL
10 8 (2.05%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
12 6 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (1.28%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.28%) RavenDB
14 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
15 3 (0.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 39 (9.97%) Selenium
3 29 (7.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 26 (6.65%) Jenkins
5 24 (6.14%) Maven
6 23 (5.88%) Subversion
7 15 (3.84%) Git (software)
8 13 (3.32%) SpecFlow
9 11 (2.81%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.81%) WebDriver
10 10 (2.56%) Hudson
10 10 (2.56%) JUnit
11 9 (2.30%) JIRA
12 5 (1.28%) Ant
12 5 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (1.28%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.02%) FishEye
14 3 (0.77%) Jasmine
14 3 (0.77%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.77%) Eclipse
General
1 91 (23.27%) Finance
2 45 (11.51%) Back Office
3 14 (3.58%) Front Office
3 14 (3.58%) Banking
4 12 (3.07%) Publishing
5 10 (2.56%) Retail
6 7 (1.79%) French Language
7 5 (1.28%) Marketing
8 4 (1.02%) Automotive
9 3 (0.77%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.77%) Games
9 3 (0.77%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.51%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.26%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 209 (53.45%) Developer
2 57 (14.58%) Analyst
3 47 (12.02%) .NET Developer
4 44 (11.25%) Java Developer
4 44 (11.25%) Lead Developer
5 30 (7.67%) Senior Developer
5 30 (7.67%) Software Developer
6 22 (5.63%) Software Engineer
7 21 (5.37%) Architect
8 20 (5.12%) Business Analyst
9 17 (4.35%) Programmer
10 16 (4.09%) Project Manager
11 15 (3.84%) ScrumMaster
12 14 (3.58%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (3.58%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 14 (3.58%) .NET Programmer
12 14 (3.58%) Analyst Programmer
13 13 (3.32%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.32%) QA Engineer
14 12 (3.07%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (36.06%) .NET
2 104 (26.60%) CSS
3 89 (22.76%) XML
4 85 (21.74%) HTML
5 74 (18.93%) ASP.NET
6 59 (15.09%) jQuery
7 52 (13.30%) .NET Framework
7 52 (13.30%) Spring
8 49 (12.53%) Hibernate
9 45 (11.51%) XML Messaging
10 38 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (8.44%) WCF
12 31 (7.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 30 (7.67%) Web Services
13 30 (7.67%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.14%) HTML5
15 23 (5.88%) CSS3
15 23 (5.88%) NHibernate
16 21 (5.37%) RESTful
17 20 (5.12%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 47 (12.02%) Derivative
2 45 (11.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 30 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.65%) Computer Science
5 25 (6.39%) User Experience
6 24 (6.14%) Open Source
7 10 (2.56%) Client/Server
8 9 (2.30%) Mobile App
9 7 (1.79%) Mathematics
10 4 (1.02%) Telematics
10 4 (1.02%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.77%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.77%) EPoS
11 3 (0.77%) NHS
12 2 (0.51%) GIS
12 2 (0.51%) Credit Risk
12 2 (0.51%) Data Integration
12 2 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (0.51%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.51%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (10.74%) Windows
2 23 (5.88%) Linux
3 22 (5.63%) UNIX
4 9 (2.30%) Mac OS X
5 8 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.53%) Ubuntu
7 5 (1.28%) Android
7 5 (1.28%) Apple iOS
8 4 (1.02%) CentOS
8 4 (1.02%) Fedora
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (93.86%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (22.51%) OO
3 85 (21.74%) TDD
4 64 (16.37%) Continuous Improvement
5 63 (16.11%) OOP
6 57 (14.58%) MVC
6 57 (14.58%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (14.32%) Data Modelling
8 47 (12.02%) Multithreading
9 45 (11.51%) Coaching
10 36 (9.21%) Software Engineering
11 34 (8.70%) SOA
11 34 (8.70%) Mentoring
11 34 (8.70%) BDD
12 33 (8.44%) Waterfall
13 30 (7.67%) Kanban
13 30 (7.67%) UML
14 29 (7.42%) Unit Testing
15 26 (6.65%) Web Development
15 26 (6.65%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (37.34%) Java
2 117 (29.92%) C#
3 110 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 98 (25.06%) SQL
5 32 (8.18%) Python
6 21 (5.37%) Ruby
7 18 (4.60%) PHP
8 15 (3.84%) C++
9 14 (3.58%) T-SQL
10 12 (3.07%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.05%) PL/SQL
12 6 (1.53%) Jython
13 5 (1.28%) VB6
13 5 (1.28%) C
13 5 (1.28%) VB
14 3 (0.77%) Perl
14 3 (0.77%) Groovy
14 3 (0.77%) Scala
15 2 (0.51%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.51%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 56 (14.32%) Degree
2 7 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 6 (1.53%) CBAP
4 4 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (1.02%) GIAC
4 4 (1.02%) PMP
4 4 (1.02%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.51%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.26%) OCP
6 1 (0.26%) OCA
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.26%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.14%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.05%) Puppet
2 5 (1.28%) Nagios
2 5 (1.28%) ZABBIX
2 5 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 85 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 61 (15.60%) Oracle
3 21 (5.37%) Sybase
4 18 (4.60%) JBoss
5 17 (4.35%) Twitter
6 11 (2.81%) IBM
7 5 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 5 (1.28%) Perforce
7 5 (1.28%) HP
8 4 (1.02%) Dell
8 4 (1.02%) Citrix
8 4 (1.02%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.02%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.77%) Informatica
10 2 (0.51%) Vertica
11 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.26%) New Relic
11 1 (0.26%) Progress
11 1 (0.26%) SAP
11 1 (0.26%) Tableau
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 6 hours ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scott Logic Limited
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management - Royal London
Salary: bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Accenture
Salary: From £30,700 to £42,700 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: £45,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: £Competitive plus cash and benefits package
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago