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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 24 42 39
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 271 176 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.19% 4.78% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.26% 5.73% 6.48%
Number of salaries quoted 165 102 100
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2928 3074 2517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.54% 83.56% 83.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1832 1990 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015. 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 +20 126 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Edinburgh +4 110 £45,000 +11.11% 12
Dundee +6 15 £40,000 - 1
Stirling - 8 £40,000 - 1
Aberdeen +15 4 £50,000 +36.98% 2
Moray - 3 - -
Midlothian - 1 £110,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 404 (90.99%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (39.86%) JavaScript
3 167 (37.61%) Java
4 156 (35.14%) Finance
5 142 (31.98%) HTML
6 121 (27.25%) CSS
7 112 (25.23%) SQL
7 112 (25.23%) Degree
8 104 (23.42%) SQL Server
9 96 (21.62%) TDD
9 96 (21.62%) SDLC
10 92 (20.72%) .NET
11 87 (19.59%) C#
12 83 (18.69%) Web Services
13 76 (17.12%) Software Engineering
14 70 (15.77%) Relational Database
15 69 (15.54%) Spring
16 65 (14.64%) jQuery
17 63 (14.19%) Computer Science
18 61 (13.74%) ASP.NET
18 61 (13.74%) OO
18 61 (13.74%) Oracle
19 57 (12.84%) User Experience
20 56 (12.61%) Python
21 55 (12.39%) BDD
21 55 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
22 52 (11.71%) Microsoft
22 52 (11.71%) MVC
23 49 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
24 48 (10.81%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 (6.53%) JBoss
2 28 (6.31%) Apache
3 25 (5.63%) Tomcat
4 22 (4.95%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.83%) SharePoint
6 12 (2.70%) Node.js
7 11 (2.48%) Alfresco
8 8 (1.80%) SAS
9 7 (1.58%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.58%) IIS
10 5 (1.13%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.90%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.90%) Umbraco
11 4 (0.90%) CMS
12 3 (0.68%) AquaLogic
12 3 (0.68%) GlassFish
12 3 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 3 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 31 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (1.80%) Photoshop
4 7 (1.58%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.58%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.68%) MS Project
6 1 (0.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.68%) AquaLogic BPM
2 3 (0.68%) PRMS
2 3 (0.68%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (2.48%) SaaS
3 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 4 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.38%) CTI
2 6 (1.35%) HTTP
3 3 (0.68%) Intranet
4 2 (0.45%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) RFID
5 1 (0.23%) NFC
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (23.42%) SQL Server
2 70 (15.77%) Relational Database
3 40 (9.01%) RDBMS
4 19 (4.28%) Big Data
5 17 (3.83%) Data Warehouse
6 15 (3.38%) Oracle Database
7 13 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 13 (2.93%) Hadoop
8 12 (2.70%) MongoDB
9 10 (2.25%) Oracle Database 11g
9 10 (2.25%) MySQL
10 9 (2.03%) Apache Hive
11 8 (1.80%) Oracle BI EE
11 8 (1.80%) BusinessObjects
12 7 (1.58%) NoSQL
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 10g
14 5 (1.13%) OLAP
14 5 (1.13%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 39 (8.78%) Jenkins
2 37 (8.33%) Selenium
3 31 (6.98%) JUnit
3 31 (6.98%) Maven
4 21 (4.73%) JIRA
5 18 (4.05%) Ant
6 14 (3.15%) Subversion
7 13 (2.93%) Git (software)
7 13 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (2.70%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.48%) Visual Studio
10 7 (1.58%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.90%) FitNesse
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
12 3 (0.68%) XMLUnit
12 3 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
13 2 (0.45%) Grunt
13 2 (0.45%) gulp
13 2 (0.45%) HP UFT
General
1 156 (35.14%) Finance
2 45 (10.14%) Banking
3 23 (5.18%) Marketing
4 21 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 11 (2.48%) Investment Banking
6 10 (2.25%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.58%) Games
8 5 (1.13%) Back Office
9 4 (0.90%) Legal
9 4 (0.90%) Retail
10 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.68%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.45%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 190 (42.79%) Developer
2 62 (13.96%) Analyst
3 47 (10.59%) Java Developer
4 40 (9.01%) .NET Developer
5 39 (8.78%) Software Engineer
6 37 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 34 (7.66%) Business Analyst
7 34 (7.66%) Senior Developer
8 21 (4.73%) Applications Developer
9 16 (3.60%) Software Developer
10 15 (3.38%) Lead Developer
10 15 (3.38%) QA Engineer
11 14 (3.15%) Tester
12 13 (2.93%) Service Manager
12 13 (2.93%) Technical Analyst
12 13 (2.93%) Front-End Developer
12 13 (2.93%) Service Design Manager
13 11 (2.48%) Big Data Developer
13 11 (2.48%) Open Source Developer
13 11 (2.48%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (31.98%) HTML
2 121 (27.25%) CSS
3 92 (20.72%) .NET
4 83 (18.69%) Web Services
5 69 (15.54%) Spring
6 65 (14.64%) jQuery
7 61 (13.74%) ASP.NET
8 48 (10.81%) Hibernate
9 39 (8.78%) XML
10 38 (8.56%) RESTful
11 37 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (7.88%) HTML5
13 33 (7.43%) AngularJS
14 32 (7.21%) .NET Framework
15 28 (6.31%) JMS
16 26 (5.86%) Java EE
17 24 (5.41%) CSS3
18 23 (5.18%) JSON
19 20 (4.50%) NHibernate
19 20 (4.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 63 (14.19%) Computer Science
2 57 (12.84%) User Experience
3 55 (12.39%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.73%) Mathematics
5 19 (4.28%) Data Integration
6 16 (3.60%) GIS
7 15 (3.38%) Mobile App
8 11 (2.48%) Physics
9 5 (1.13%) iPad
9 5 (1.13%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.13%) Data Centre
10 4 (0.90%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.90%) EPoS
10 4 (0.90%) Statistics
11 2 (0.45%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.45%) E-Learning
11 2 (0.45%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.45%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.11%) Linux
2 27 (6.08%) Android
3 24 (5.41%) UNIX
4 19 (4.28%) Windows
4 19 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.13%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (90.99%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (21.62%) TDD
2 96 (21.62%) SDLC
3 76 (17.12%) Software Engineering
4 61 (13.74%) OO
5 55 (12.39%) BDD
6 52 (11.71%) MVC
7 49 (11.04%) Continuous Integration
8 47 (10.59%) Waterfall
8 47 (10.59%) Analytics
9 42 (9.46%) Project Management
10 41 (9.23%) Kanban
11 38 (8.56%) Mentoring
12 33 (7.43%) Open Source
13 25 (5.63%) Coaching
13 25 (5.63%) Web Development
14 22 (4.95%) Service Delivery
15 21 (4.73%) SOA
15 21 (4.73%) User Stories
16 20 (4.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 177 (39.86%) JavaScript
2 167 (37.61%) Java
3 112 (25.23%) SQL
4 87 (19.59%) C#
5 56 (12.61%) Python
6 28 (6.31%) C++
7 16 (3.60%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.60%) Ruby
8 13 (2.93%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.80%) Perl
9 8 (1.80%) PHP
9 8 (1.80%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.13%) XPath
10 5 (1.13%) R
10 5 (1.13%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.90%) VBScript
11 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.68%) Korn
12 3 (0.68%) Scala
12 3 (0.68%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 112 (25.23%) Degree
2 15 (3.38%) Security Cleared
3 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.25%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.03%) ISEB
5 9 (2.03%) PMP
6 3 (0.68%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.21%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.45%) WCAG
5 1 (0.23%) MiFID
5 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.23%) AIFMD
5 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.13%) Apache Flume
2 4 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (4.50%) Puppet
2 17 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.13%) MOM
4 3 (0.68%) Nagios
4 3 (0.68%) Opsview
4 3 (0.68%) Graphite
5 2 (0.45%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 61 (13.74%) Oracle
2 52 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (3.60%) Sybase
4 13 (2.93%) Cognos
5 11 (2.48%) Informatica
5 11 (2.48%) MicroStrategy
6 6 (1.35%) NetSuite
7 5 (1.13%) Vertica
7 5 (1.13%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.90%) Google
9 3 (0.68%) Cisco
9 3 (0.68%) IBM
9 3 (0.68%) F5
10 2 (0.45%) Tableau
10 2 (0.45%) Hyland
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe
11 1 (0.23%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.23%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.23%) DevExpress
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Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Pension, Healthcare + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £300 - £375 per day
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Salary: £48000 - £52500 per annum
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Glasgow
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stirlingshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Negotiable
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Lockheed Martin
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Unspecified £Highly Competitive, plus excellent package
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Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
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