The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
UK / Scotland
Rank 20 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 189 199 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 8.37% 6.82% 7.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.36% 7.56% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 111 125 144
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £61,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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
2019 2634 2709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.46% 90.30% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1268 1700 1775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Scotland

Scrum
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 94 £47,500 +5.55% 19
Glasgow +11 83 £44,000 -2.22% 5
Dundee -1 3 £36,500 -8.75% 2
North Lanarkshire - 3 £35,000 -
West Lothian +8 1 £37,500 - 1
Stirling - 1 £40,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 363 (95.28%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (39.37%) TDD
3 146 (38.32%) Java
4 141 (37.01%) Finance
5 139 (36.48%) C#
6 138 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
7 130 (34.12%) .NET
8 112 (29.40%) HTML
9 103 (27.03%) SQL Server
10 95 (24.93%) JavaScript
11 91 (23.88%) ASP.NET
12 86 (22.57%) MVC
13 81 (21.26%) CSS
14 74 (19.42%) SQL
15 73 (19.16%) AngularJS
16 70 (18.37%) OO
17 69 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
18 63 (16.54%) Git (software)
19 61 (16.01%) Visual Studio
20 55 (14.44%) Microsoft
21 54 (14.17%) SDLC
22 51 (13.39%) Web Services
22 51 (13.39%) BDD
23 48 (12.60%) Spring
24 47 (12.34%) Software Engineering
24 47 (12.34%) JBoss
24 47 (12.34%) Oracle
25 45 (11.81%) Selenium
26 44 (11.55%) QA
26 44 (11.55%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (12.34%) JBoss
2 12 (3.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 10 (2.62%) Alfresco
3 10 (2.62%) CMS
4 9 (2.36%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.10%) ArcGIS
5 8 (2.10%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
6 6 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.31%) Apache Qpid
7 5 (1.31%) IIS
8 4 (1.05%) Confluence
9 3 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.79%) Drupal
9 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.79%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.26%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (7.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.05%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.79%) MS Project
4 1 (0.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.57%) Sonata
2 5 (1.31%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (6.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.62%) SaaS
4 7 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.79%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.79%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.52%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.52%) IaaS
7 2 (0.52%) PaaS
8 1 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.26%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.26%) Internet
1 1 (0.26%) LDAP
1 1 (0.26%) Multicast
1 1 (0.26%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
1 1 (0.26%) RS-485
1 1 (0.26%) Wireless
1 1 (0.26%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 28 (7.35%) Relational Database
3 25 (6.56%) MongoDB
4 19 (4.99%) Big Data
4 19 (4.99%) SQL Server 2014
5 18 (4.72%) Oracle Database
6 15 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 14 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (2.89%) RavenDB
9 10 (2.62%) GIS
9 10 (2.62%) Pentaho
10 9 (2.36%) DB2
10 9 (2.36%) Neo4j
10 9 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.57%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.31%) MySQL
13 4 (1.05%) HBase
13 4 (1.05%) OLAP
13 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 63 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 61 (16.01%) Visual Studio
3 45 (11.81%) Selenium
4 40 (10.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 35 (9.19%) JIRA
6 31 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 31 (8.14%) Maven
7 30 (7.87%) Subversion
8 19 (4.99%) Bower
8 19 (4.99%) Grunt
8 19 (4.99%) gulp
9 15 (3.94%) Ant
10 11 (2.89%) Eclipse
11 10 (2.62%) Artifactory
11 10 (2.62%) MSTest
11 10 (2.62%) NUnit
12 9 (2.36%) JUnit
12 9 (2.36%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (2.10%) JBehave
13 8 (2.10%) SpecFlow
General
1 141 (37.01%) Finance
2 37 (9.71%) Banking
3 18 (4.72%) Games
4 13 (3.41%) Advertising
4 13 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.62%) Back Office
6 9 (2.36%) Retail
7 5 (1.31%) Marketing
8 4 (1.05%) Private Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.52%) Electronics
10 2 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Front Office
11 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 189 (49.61%) Developer
2 55 (14.44%) C# Developer
3 52 (13.65%) Java Developer
4 41 (10.76%) Senior Developer
5 38 (9.97%) .NET Developer
6 33 (8.66%) Scrum Master
7 31 (8.14%) Project Manager
8 30 (7.87%) Analyst
9 19 (4.99%) UI Developer
10 18 (4.72%) C# .NET Developer
10 18 (4.72%) Senior UI Developer
10 18 (4.72%) Software Developer
10 18 (4.72%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.20%) Analyst Programmer
11 16 (4.20%) Programmer
11 16 (4.20%) Test Engineer
12 15 (3.94%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 15 (3.94%) .NET Programmer
13 14 (3.67%) Architect
14 13 (3.41%) C# Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (34.12%) .NET
2 112 (29.40%) HTML
3 91 (23.88%) ASP.NET
4 81 (21.26%) CSS
5 73 (19.16%) AngularJS
6 69 (18.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 51 (13.39%) Web Services
8 48 (12.60%) Spring
9 42 (11.02%) XML
10 33 (8.66%) Gherkin
10 33 (8.66%) HTML5
11 32 (8.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (7.61%) Hibernate
13 28 (7.35%) Ember.js
14 27 (7.09%) CSS3
14 27 (7.09%) JSON
15 26 (6.82%) Sass
16 25 (6.56%) Java EE
17 24 (6.30%) REST
18 23 (6.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.55%) User Experience
2 35 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (8.14%) Enterprise Software
4 17 (4.46%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.10%) Data Integration
6 7 (1.84%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.84%) Fixed Income
6 7 (1.84%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (1.57%) Algorithms
7 6 (1.57%) Fintech
7 6 (1.57%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.31%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.05%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.05%) Social Media
9 4 (1.05%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.79%) Derivative
10 3 (0.79%) OTC Derivatives
10 3 (0.79%) Social Network
10 3 (0.79%) Wiki
11 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.56%) Linux
2 15 (3.94%) Unix
3 11 (2.89%) Windows
4 10 (2.62%) Android
5 9 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.52%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.26%) CentOS
7 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 363 (95.28%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (39.37%) TDD
3 138 (36.22%) Continuous Integration
4 86 (22.57%) MVC
5 70 (18.37%) OO
6 54 (14.17%) SDLC
7 51 (13.39%) BDD
8 47 (12.34%) Software Engineering
9 44 (11.55%) Kanban
10 42 (11.02%) Infrastructure Management
11 38 (9.97%) SOA
12 36 (9.45%) Open Source
13 34 (8.92%) Continuous Improvement
14 29 (7.61%) Project Management
15 27 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
16 26 (6.82%) Microservices
17 24 (6.30%) Mentoring
17 24 (6.30%) Time Management
17 24 (6.30%) Waterfall
18 21 (5.51%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 146 (38.32%) Java
2 139 (36.48%) C#
3 95 (24.93%) JavaScript
4 74 (19.42%) SQL
5 41 (10.76%) Python
6 28 (7.35%) PL/SQL
7 14 (3.67%) C++
8 13 (3.41%) Shell Script
9 10 (2.62%) PHP
9 10 (2.62%) TypeScript
10 8 (2.10%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.84%) Ruby
12 6 (1.57%) T-SQL
13 4 (1.05%) Perl
14 3 (0.79%) VB
15 2 (0.52%) C
15 2 (0.52%) Groovy
15 2 (0.52%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.52%) Scala
16 1 (0.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 44 (11.55%) Degree
2 33 (8.66%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.10%) ISEB
4 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.26%) CIPD
6 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (11.55%) QA
2 6 (1.57%) MiFID
3 2 (0.52%) AIFMD
3 2 (0.52%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
4 1 (0.26%) EMIR
System Software
1 5 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (3.15%) Puppet
3 4 (1.05%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.52%) Ansible
4 2 (0.52%) Oozie
4 2 (0.52%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 55 (14.44%) Microsoft
2 47 (12.34%) Oracle
3 9 (2.36%) Talend
4 8 (2.10%) Red Hat
5 6 (1.57%) FNZ
6 5 (1.31%) HP
6 5 (1.31%) IBM
6 5 (1.31%) Sybase
6 5 (1.31%) Twitter
7 4 (1.05%) Informatica
7 4 (1.05%) Tableau
8 3 (0.79%) Facebook
8 3 (0.79%) Google
8 3 (0.79%) Perforce
8 3 (0.79%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.52%) Adobe
9 2 (0.52%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.52%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.52%) SAP
9 2 (0.52%) Splunk
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