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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 27 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 213 180 234
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 7.21% 5.85% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.05% 6.73% 8.29%
Number of salaries quoted 130 114 122
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,450 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £61,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
2645 2673 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.54% 86.87% 84.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1689 1693 1849
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 13 February 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 13 February 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
Glasgow +1 101 £45,000 - 21
Edinburgh +7 86 £45,000 - 9
Dundee -5 20 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Aberdeen +16 3 £42,500 +8.97%
Stirling - 2 £50,000 -
West Lothian +6 1 - - 1
Strathclyde - 1 £60,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Fife - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 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.

1 407 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (40.09%) Java
3 160 (37.30%) JavaScript
4 144 (33.57%) TDD
5 143 (33.33%) HTML
6 140 (32.63%) Finance
7 136 (31.70%) SQL
8 126 (29.37%) CSS
9 123 (28.67%) C#
10 114 (26.57%) Degree
11 113 (26.34%) .NET
12 103 (24.01%) Web Services
13 100 (23.31%) Oracle
14 87 (20.28%) Spring
15 81 (18.88%) Microsoft
16 75 (17.48%) SQL Server
17 70 (16.32%) ASP.NET
17 70 (16.32%) SDLC
18 69 (16.08%) Selenium
19 66 (15.38%) Jenkins
19 66 (15.38%) MVC
20 64 (14.92%) BDD
21 62 (14.45%) jQuery
22 60 (13.99%) Project Management
23 59 (13.75%) Open Source
24 58 (13.52%) AngularJS
25 56 (13.05%) Software Engineering
25 56 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
26 54 (12.59%) OO
27 53 (12.35%) Hibernate

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 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 46 (10.72%) JBoss
1 46 (10.72%) Tomcat
2 29 (6.76%) Alfresco
3 21 (4.90%) IIS
4 18 (4.20%) Apache
5 11 (2.56%) Node.js
6 10 (2.33%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.63%) Jetty
7 7 (1.63%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.17%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.17%) Oracle Spatial
8 5 (1.17%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.70%) Confluence
11 2 (0.47%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) GemFire
12 1 (0.23%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 39 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.93%) MS Office
3 3 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.70%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.26%) SaaS
3 8 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.40%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.40%) Heroku
5 4 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.93%) GitHub
6 1 (0.23%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.23%) Firewall
2 1 (0.23%) Internet
2 1 (0.23%) Intranet
2 1 (0.23%) LAN
2 1 (0.23%) NFC
2 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.23%) VPN
2 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.72%) Relational Database
3 30 (6.99%) RDBMS
4 22 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 21 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 20 (4.66%) Oracle Reports
7 17 (3.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 17 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
8 14 (3.26%) Crystal Reports
9 11 (2.56%) Big Data
9 11 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
10 10 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 9 (2.10%) Hadoop
12 8 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 7 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
14 5 (1.17%) GIS
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 5 (1.17%) Star Schema
15 4 (0.93%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 69 (16.08%) Selenium
2 66 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 51 (11.89%) Maven
4 42 (9.79%) JIRA
5 38 (8.86%) Git (software)
6 37 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 35 (8.16%) Subversion
8 29 (6.76%) Artifactory
9 23 (5.36%) Visual Studio
10 22 (5.13%) JUnit
11 20 (4.66%) Ant
12 16 (3.73%) NUnit
13 14 (3.26%) Cucumber
14 13 (3.03%) Grunt
14 13 (3.03%) gulp
15 10 (2.33%) Bower
15 10 (2.33%) Eclipse
16 8 (1.86%) Toad
17 6 (1.40%) Oracle APEX
17 6 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
General
1 140 (32.63%) Finance
2 46 (10.72%) Banking
3 28 (6.53%) Marketing
4 25 (5.83%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.50%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.17%) Games
7 5 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 197 (45.92%) Developer
2 63 (14.69%) Java Developer
3 47 (10.96%) Software Engineer
4 34 (7.93%) C# Developer
4 34 (7.93%) Scrum Master
5 30 (6.99%) Lead Developer
6 29 (6.76%) Project Manager
6 29 (6.76%) Senior Developer
7 28 (6.53%) Software Developer
8 26 (6.06%) .NET Developer
9 23 (5.36%) Open Source Developer
10 22 (5.13%) Analyst
11 21 (4.90%) Web Developer
12 20 (4.66%) QA Engineer
13 18 (4.20%) Lead Java Developer
14 16 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
15 15 (3.50%) C++ Developer
15 15 (3.50%) Software QA Engineer
15 15 (3.50%) Tester
15 15 (3.50%) User Experience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (33.33%) HTML
2 126 (29.37%) CSS
3 113 (26.34%) .NET
4 103 (24.01%) Web Services
5 87 (20.28%) Spring
6 70 (16.32%) ASP.NET
7 62 (14.45%) jQuery
8 58 (13.52%) AngularJS
9 53 (12.35%) ASP.NET MVC
9 53 (12.35%) Hibernate
9 53 (12.35%) RESTful
10 52 (12.12%) Gherkin
11 50 (11.66%) JSON
12 49 (11.42%) XML
13 43 (10.02%) .NET Framework
14 38 (8.86%) Entity Framework
15 33 (7.69%) NHibernate
16 31 (7.23%) Spring Security
16 31 (7.23%) XHTML
17 25 (5.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (12.12%) User Experience
3 39 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 17 (3.96%) Data Integration
5 16 (3.73%) Mathematics
6 12 (2.80%) Data Centre
6 12 (2.80%) Physics
7 9 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.86%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.63%) iPad
10 6 (1.40%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.17%) Mobile App
12 4 (0.93%) Data Structures
13 3 (0.70%) Statistics
14 2 (0.47%) PMI
14 2 (0.47%) W3C
15 1 (0.23%) Device Driver
15 1 (0.23%) NHS
15 1 (0.23%) N-Tier
15 1 (0.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 39 (9.09%) Linux
2 31 (7.23%) Windows
3 30 (6.99%) Unix
4 14 (3.26%) Android
5 10 (2.33%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.70%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 407 (94.87%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (33.57%) TDD
3 70 (16.32%) SDLC
4 66 (15.38%) MVC
5 64 (14.92%) BDD
6 60 (13.99%) Project Management
7 59 (13.75%) Open Source
8 56 (13.05%) Software Engineering
9 54 (12.59%) OO
10 51 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
11 43 (10.02%) Unit Testing
11 43 (10.02%) Waterfall
12 41 (9.56%) Mentoring
13 40 (9.32%) SOA
14 37 (8.62%) Analytics
15 35 (8.16%) Kanban
16 33 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
17 29 (6.76%) Document Management
18 26 (6.06%) Coaching
19 23 (5.36%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 172 (40.09%) Java
2 160 (37.30%) JavaScript
3 136 (31.70%) SQL
4 123 (28.67%) C#
5 49 (11.42%) Python
6 43 (10.02%) PL/SQL
7 31 (7.23%) Ruby
8 26 (6.06%) C++
9 22 (5.13%) Perl
10 16 (3.73%) Embedded C++
10 16 (3.73%) Scala
10 16 (3.73%) T-SQL
11 12 (2.80%) Bash Shell
11 12 (2.80%) Korn
12 5 (1.17%) PHP
12 5 (1.17%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.93%) SPARQL
14 3 (0.70%) Clojure
14 3 (0.70%) TypeScript
14 3 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 114 (26.57%) Degree
2 29 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 16 (3.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.63%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.40%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.17%) ISEB
6 5 (1.17%) OCA
6 5 (1.17%) Oracle Certification
6 5 (1.17%) PMP
7 4 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.09%) QA
2 14 (3.26%) SLA
3 10 (2.33%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.70%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.47%) WCAG
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (3.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (5.83%) Puppet
2 13 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (2.80%) Graphite
3 12 (2.80%) Nagios
3 12 (2.80%) Opsview
4 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.23%) MOM
5 1 (0.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 100 (23.31%) Oracle
2 81 (18.88%) Microsoft
3 17 (3.96%) Cegedim Rx
4 14 (3.26%) Sybase
5 12 (2.80%) Cisco
5 12 (2.80%) F5
5 12 (2.80%) Informatica
5 12 (2.80%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.33%) DevExpress
7 9 (2.10%) IBM
8 8 (1.86%) Tableau
9 6 (1.40%) Google
10 5 (1.17%) HP
10 5 (1.17%) Vertica
11 4 (0.93%) Adobe
11 4 (0.93%) Caplin
11 4 (0.93%) MicroStrategy
12 2 (0.47%) Atlassian
12 2 (0.47%) Kofax
12 2 (0.47%) VMware
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