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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 215 192 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 6.58% 5.76% 4.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.74% 7.09% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 144 102 111
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £54,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.02% +1.25%
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
2778 2707 2449
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 84.98% 81.24% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1816 1714 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
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 28 November 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 November 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 +12 103 £55,000 +37.50% 10
Edinburgh +1 97 £42,500 +6.25% 10
Dundee 0 4 £37,500 -3.22% 1
West Lothian 0 3 £45,000 +9.75% 4
Fife - 3 - -
Aberdeen +2 2 £40,250 +7.33% 2
Stirling - 1 £46,750 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 372 (95.14%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (37.60%) Java
3 134 (34.27%) .NET
4 123 (31.46%) JavaScript
4 123 (31.46%) C#
5 119 (30.43%) SQL Server
6 113 (28.90%) TDD
7 104 (26.60%) Finance
8 102 (26.09%) CSS
9 93 (23.79%) OO
10 92 (23.53%) jQuery
11 91 (23.27%) HTML
11 91 (23.27%) SQL
12 79 (20.20%) Degree
13 78 (19.95%) ASP.NET
14 76 (19.44%) Microsoft
15 75 (19.18%) MVC
15 75 (19.18%) Relational Database
16 62 (15.86%) XML
16 62 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
17 61 (15.60%) .NET Framework
18 57 (14.58%) OOP
19 55 (14.07%) Software Engineering
20 53 (13.55%) RDBMS
21 50 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC
21 50 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
22 46 (11.76%) Visual Studio
22 46 (11.76%) Oracle
23 45 (11.51%) Hibernate
24 44 (11.25%) Spring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 25 (6.39%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.12%) Node.js
4 14 (3.58%) NServiceBus
5 11 (2.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 11 (2.81%) CMS
6 10 (2.56%) WebSphere
6 10 (2.56%) JBoss
7 8 (2.05%) Apache
8 5 (1.28%) IIS
9 4 (1.02%) Alfresco
10 3 (0.77%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.77%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.77%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.77%) Drupal
11 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.26%) Mule
12 1 (0.26%) GlassFish
12 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 41 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 11 (2.81%) MS Office
3 7 (1.79%) Photoshop
4 6 (1.53%) GIMP
5 2 (0.51%) MS Project
6 1 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.77%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.26%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.26%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.77%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.81%) Internet
2 10 (2.56%) HTTP
3 5 (1.28%) Intranet
4 3 (0.77%) DNS
5 2 (0.51%) CTI
6 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.26%) SNMP
6 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 75 (19.18%) Relational Database
3 53 (13.55%) RDBMS
4 37 (9.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 25 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (4.09%) MongoDB
7 15 (3.84%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.81%) Oracle Database
8 11 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.05%) MySQL
10 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.53%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.28%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.28%) RavenDB
11 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (0.77%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 46 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 25 (6.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.37%) Selenium
4 19 (4.86%) Git (software)
5 18 (4.60%) Subversion
6 14 (3.58%) Maven
6 14 (3.58%) SpecFlow
6 14 (3.58%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.32%) JUnit
8 12 (3.07%) JIRA
9 10 (2.56%) Jasmine
10 9 (2.30%) Mercurial
10 9 (2.30%) NCrunch
11 7 (1.79%) LoadRunner
12 6 (1.53%) Ant
12 6 (1.53%) Grunt
12 6 (1.53%) PhantomJS
12 6 (1.53%) QUnit
13 5 (1.28%) Cucumber
13 5 (1.28%) Clang
General
1 104 (26.60%) Finance
2 32 (8.18%) Back Office
3 23 (5.88%) Banking
4 21 (5.37%) Front Office
5 13 (3.32%) Retail
6 11 (2.81%) Marketing
7 10 (2.56%) Games
8 7 (1.79%) Investment Banking
9 6 (1.53%) Automotive
10 5 (1.28%) French Language
10 5 (1.28%) Telecoms
11 4 (1.02%) Private Banking
12 3 (0.77%) Publishing
13 2 (0.51%) German Language
13 2 (0.51%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.26%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 211 (53.96%) Developer
2 49 (12.53%) .NET Developer
3 47 (12.02%) Analyst
4 46 (11.76%) Java Developer
5 35 (8.95%) Lead Developer
6 30 (7.67%) Software Developer
7 28 (7.16%) Software Engineer
7 28 (7.16%) Senior Developer
8 26 (6.65%) Project Manager
9 24 (6.14%) Business Analyst
10 23 (5.88%) Web Developer
11 20 (5.12%) ScrumMaster
11 20 (5.12%) Front-End Developer
12 19 (4.86%) C# Developer
13 17 (4.35%) Programmer
13 17 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
14 15 (3.84%) .NET Analyst Programmer
14 15 (3.84%) Python Developer
14 15 (3.84%) .NET Programmer
14 15 (3.84%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (34.27%) .NET
2 102 (26.09%) CSS
3 92 (23.53%) jQuery
4 91 (23.27%) HTML
5 78 (19.95%) ASP.NET
6 62 (15.86%) XML
7 61 (15.60%) .NET Framework
8 50 (12.79%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (11.51%) Hibernate
10 44 (11.25%) Spring
10 44 (11.25%) AngularJS
11 41 (10.49%) Web Services
12 32 (8.18%) HTML5
12 32 (8.18%) WCF
13 31 (7.93%) XML Messaging
14 29 (7.42%) Backbone.js
15 28 (7.16%) JMS
16 27 (6.91%) CSS3
16 27 (6.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (6.65%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 39 (9.97%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.44%) Derivative
3 31 (7.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 23 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (5.63%) User Experience
6 21 (5.37%) Open Source
7 13 (3.32%) Mathematics
8 12 (3.07%) Mobile App
9 11 (2.81%) N-Tier
10 10 (2.56%) GIS
11 8 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.79%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.53%) Physics
14 4 (1.02%) E-Learning
14 4 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 4 (1.02%) Telematics
14 4 (1.02%) iPad
15 3 (0.77%) NHS
16 2 (0.51%) Tandem
16 2 (0.51%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.97%) Windows
2 27 (6.91%) Linux
3 22 (5.63%) UNIX
4 16 (4.09%) Android
5 14 (3.58%) Apple iOS
6 8 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.02%) CentOS
7 4 (1.02%) Fedora
7 4 (1.02%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.77%) Windows Phone 7
9 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 372 (95.14%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (28.90%) TDD
3 93 (23.79%) OO
4 75 (19.18%) MVC
5 62 (15.86%) Continuous Integration
6 57 (14.58%) OOP
7 55 (14.07%) Software Engineering
8 50 (12.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 39 (9.97%) Coaching
10 38 (9.72%) Kanban
10 38 (9.72%) Data Modelling
11 36 (9.21%) Project Management
11 36 (9.21%) Web Development
12 35 (8.95%) Multithreading
13 34 (8.70%) Unit Testing
14 33 (8.44%) BDD
15 31 (7.93%) Mentoring
16 29 (7.42%) SOA
17 28 (7.16%) OOD
18 27 (6.91%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 147 (37.60%) Java
2 123 (31.46%) JavaScript
2 123 (31.46%) C#
3 91 (23.27%) SQL
4 34 (8.70%) Python
5 27 (6.91%) C++
6 25 (6.39%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.39%) Ruby
7 20 (5.12%) VB.NET
8 12 (3.07%) PHP
9 11 (2.81%) PL/SQL
10 8 (2.05%) ActionScript
11 7 (1.79%) VB
11 7 (1.79%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.79%) VB6
12 5 (1.28%) C
13 4 (1.02%) Jython
13 4 (1.02%) F#
13 4 (1.02%) Clojure
14 3 (0.77%) Scala
Qualifications
1 79 (20.20%) Degree
2 9 (2.30%) PMP
2 9 (2.30%) PMI Certification
3 6 (1.53%) ISEB
3 6 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.53%) CBAP
4 5 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (1.02%) GIAC
5 4 (1.02%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.26%) OCP
7 1 (0.26%) OCA
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (6.39%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (2.30%) Puppet
2 7 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.28%) Nagios
3 5 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.28%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.26%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 76 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 46 (11.76%) Oracle
3 23 (5.88%) Sybase
4 19 (4.86%) IBM
5 18 (4.60%) Twitter
6 9 (2.30%) HP
7 6 (1.53%) Google
8 4 (1.02%) Perforce
8 4 (1.02%) Dell
8 4 (1.02%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.77%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.26%) Tableau
10 1 (0.26%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.26%) New Relic
10 1 (0.26%) Hyland
10 1 (0.26%) Zend
10 1 (0.26%) Remedy
10 1 (0.26%) Progress
10 1 (0.26%) Informatica
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + multiple benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Livingston
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £41000 - £60000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + superb beneifts
Posted: 10 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
GE Energy Management
Salary: £ Competitive & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Dundee
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago