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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 22 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 254 180 241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.83% 5.74% 6.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.84% 6.54% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 150 109 156
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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
2580 2751 3336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.65% 87.70% 84.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1702 2188
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 +10 113 £45,000 - 19
Glasgow +6 112 £45,000 - 19
Stirling - 24 £50,000 -
Dundee +4 6 £40,000 +33.33%
West Lothian - 4 £35,000 - 3
Fife - 2 £40,000 -
Aberdeen +6 1 £40,000 -14.43%
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 437 (95.21%) Agile Software Development
2 193 (42.05%) Java
3 162 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 162 (35.29%) HTML
4 150 (32.68%) CSS
5 139 (30.28%) TDD
6 132 (28.76%) SQL
7 129 (28.10%) Finance
8 126 (27.45%) Oracle
9 120 (26.14%) C#
10 106 (23.09%) Spring
11 102 (22.22%) .NET
12 101 (22.00%) Web Services
13 98 (21.35%) BDD
14 97 (21.13%) Degree
15 91 (19.83%) OO
16 86 (18.74%) SDLC
17 84 (18.30%) JSON
18 83 (18.08%) Unit Testing
19 82 (17.86%) RESTful
20 81 (17.65%) SQL Server
21 79 (17.21%) Microsoft
22 77 (16.78%) jQuery
23 71 (15.47%) XML
24 70 (15.25%) Maven
24 70 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
25 69 (15.03%) Software Engineering
26 64 (13.94%) Selenium
27 63 (13.73%) Hibernate
28 62 (13.51%) Jenkins

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 56 (12.20%) JBoss
2 43 (9.37%) Tomcat
3 39 (8.50%) Alfresco
4 23 (5.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 22 (4.79%) Node.js
6 11 (2.40%) IIS
7 10 (2.18%) Apache ServiceMix
7 10 (2.18%) GemFire
8 9 (1.96%) Oracle Coherence
8 9 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.74%) Apache
10 7 (1.53%) Jetty
10 7 (1.53%) WebLogic
11 6 (1.31%) Apache Spark
12 5 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.09%) CMS
12 5 (1.09%) Oracle Spatial
13 4 (0.87%) SAS
13 4 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
14 3 (0.65%) Confluence
Applications
1 27 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.09%) MS Office
3 3 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.65%) MS Project
4 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (3.49%) Markit EDM
2 3 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) Sonata
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.49%) SaaS
2 13 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.09%) Heroku
5 4 (0.87%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.65%) GitHub
7 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.87%) HTTP
2 2 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.22%) Firewall
3 1 (0.22%) NFC
3 1 (0.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 43 (9.37%) Relational Database
3 31 (6.75%) RDBMS
4 26 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (4.58%) Oracle Database
6 20 (4.36%) Data Mining
7 18 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
8 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (3.49%) Oracle Database 11g
8 16 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (3.27%) Crystal Reports
10 10 (2.18%) Big Data
10 10 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (1.74%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.74%) MySQL
12 5 (1.09%) Pentaho
13 4 (0.87%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.65%) GIS
14 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
14 3 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 70 (15.25%) Maven
2 64 (13.94%) Selenium
3 62 (13.51%) Jenkins
4 54 (11.76%) Subversion
5 48 (10.46%) JIRA
6 42 (9.15%) Artifactory
7 40 (8.71%) Git (software)
8 36 (7.84%) Eclipse
9 33 (7.19%) JUnit
10 29 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
11 17 (3.70%) Visual Studio
12 15 (3.27%) Cucumber
13 14 (3.05%) Grunt
14 12 (2.61%) gulp
15 11 (2.40%) Ant
15 11 (2.40%) Bower
15 11 (2.40%) NUnit
16 9 (1.96%) Concordion
16 9 (1.96%) Mockito
16 9 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 129 (28.10%) Finance
2 39 (8.50%) Banking
3 23 (5.01%) Marketing
4 12 (2.61%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.18%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.96%) Private Banking
7 7 (1.53%) Retail
8 6 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.65%) Electronics
10 3 (0.65%) Games
11 2 (0.44%) Automotive
11 2 (0.44%) Law
11 2 (0.44%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 231 (50.33%) Developer
2 100 (21.79%) Java Developer
3 47 (10.24%) Software Engineer
4 37 (8.06%) Senior Developer
5 35 (7.63%) Lead Developer
6 33 (7.19%) C# Developer
7 32 (6.97%) .NET Developer
7 32 (6.97%) Software Developer
7 32 (6.97%) Web Developer
8 30 (6.54%) Project Manager
9 27 (5.88%) Analyst
9 27 (5.88%) Open Source Developer
9 27 (5.88%) Scrum Master
10 26 (5.66%) Lead Java Developer
11 24 (5.23%) Senior Java Developer
12 19 (4.14%) Applications Developer
12 19 (4.14%) Architect
13 16 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
14 15 (3.27%) Consultant
15 14 (3.05%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (35.29%) HTML
2 150 (32.68%) CSS
3 106 (23.09%) Spring
4 102 (22.22%) .NET
5 101 (22.00%) Web Services
6 84 (18.30%) JSON
7 82 (17.86%) RESTful
8 77 (16.78%) jQuery
9 71 (15.47%) XML
10 63 (13.73%) Hibernate
11 60 (13.07%) AngularJS
12 59 (12.85%) Gherkin
13 58 (12.64%) HTML5
14 49 (10.68%) ASP.NET
15 43 (9.37%) CSS3
16 42 (9.15%) REST
17 41 (8.93%) Spring Security
17 41 (8.93%) XHTML
18 38 (8.28%) Sass
19 31 (6.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.25%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (8.71%) Computer Science
3 33 (7.19%) Management Information System
4 22 (4.79%) User Experience
5 16 (3.49%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.74%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.74%) Reference Data
8 6 (1.31%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.09%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.09%) iPad
10 3 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.65%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.44%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.44%) PMI
12 1 (0.22%) FMCG
12 1 (0.22%) NHS
12 1 (0.22%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.22%) SCADA
12 1 (0.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 37 (8.06%) Windows
2 27 (5.88%) Linux
3 26 (5.66%) Unix
4 22 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 21 (4.58%) Android
6 2 (0.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (95.21%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (30.28%) TDD
3 98 (21.35%) BDD
4 91 (19.83%) OO
5 86 (18.74%) SDLC
6 83 (18.08%) Unit Testing
7 69 (15.03%) Software Engineering
8 58 (12.64%) Kanban
9 57 (12.42%) Waterfall
10 56 (12.20%) Project Management
11 54 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
12 52 (11.33%) Mentoring
12 52 (11.33%) User Acceptance Testing
13 51 (11.11%) Asset Management
14 50 (10.89%) SOA
15 49 (10.68%) Open Source
15 49 (10.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 49 (10.68%) Web Development
16 46 (10.02%) MVC
17 41 (8.93%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 193 (42.05%) Java
2 162 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 132 (28.76%) SQL
4 120 (26.14%) C#
5 39 (8.50%) PL/SQL
6 32 (6.97%) Python
7 29 (6.32%) Ruby
8 27 (5.88%) PHP
9 20 (4.36%) C++
10 13 (2.83%) Perl
11 11 (2.40%) Embedded C++
12 10 (2.18%) T-SQL
13 9 (1.96%) Apple Swift
13 9 (1.96%) Scala
14 6 (1.31%) Shell Script
15 5 (1.09%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.09%) R
16 4 (0.87%) Korn
16 4 (0.87%) SPARQL
17 3 (0.65%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 97 (21.13%) Degree
2 30 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.96%) ISEB
3 9 (1.96%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.74%) PMI Certification
4 8 (1.74%) PMP
5 5 (1.09%) CCA
5 5 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.09%) OCA
5 5 (1.09%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.32%) QA
2 10 (2.18%) SLA
3 6 (1.31%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.65%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.87%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (1.74%) Puppet
2 4 (0.87%) Graphite
2 4 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.87%) Nagios
2 4 (0.87%) Opsview
3 1 (0.22%) Ansible
3 1 (0.22%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 126 (27.45%) Oracle
2 79 (17.21%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.66%) Sybase
4 23 (5.01%) Adobe
5 17 (3.70%) Cegedim Rx
6 12 (2.61%) Red Hat
7 10 (2.18%) DevExpress
8 6 (1.31%) IBM
9 4 (0.87%) Caplin
9 4 (0.87%) Cisco
9 4 (0.87%) F5
9 4 (0.87%) HP
9 4 (0.87%) Netezza
9 4 (0.87%) Teradata
10 3 (0.65%) SAP
10 3 (0.65%) Tableau
11 2 (0.44%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.44%) FNZ
11 2 (0.44%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.44%) Kofax
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