The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 9 22
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 23 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 11.98% 10.00% 5.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.29% 13.04% 7.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 1 5
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £40,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
173 23 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 90.10% 76.67% 73.33%
Number of salaries quoted 110 11 68
Average salary £47,500 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £18,500 £30,856
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stirling region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 15 (38.46%) Selenium
3 14 (35.90%) Finance
4 11 (28.21%) Oracle
4 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
5 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
5 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
6 9 (23.08%) Java
6 9 (23.08%) J2EE
6 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (23.08%) ISEB
6 9 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
6 9 (23.08%) Spring
6 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (20.51%) Informatica
7 8 (20.51%) LoadRunner
7 8 (20.51%) Automation Testing
8 7 (17.95%) HTML
8 7 (17.95%) Struts
8 7 (17.95%) Web Services
8 7 (17.95%) XML
8 7 (17.95%) XSLT
8 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
8 7 (17.95%) UML
8 7 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
8 7 (17.95%) OO
8 7 (17.95%) SOA
8 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
8 7 (17.95%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) OLAP
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Selenium
2 9 (23.08%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (20.51%) LoadRunner
4 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
5 5 (12.82%) Subversion
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
7 1 (2.56%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.56%) Concordion
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Investment Banking
3 4 (10.26%) Front Office
3 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (41.03%) Test Manager
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Manager
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Java Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Senior Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Business Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Change Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Change Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) J2EE
1 9 (23.08%) Spring
2 7 (17.95%) Spring MVC
2 7 (17.95%) jQuery
2 7 (17.95%) Struts
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
2 7 (17.95%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) XSLT
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.13%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 2 (5.13%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.56%) Open Source
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.56%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) Waterfall
2 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Automation Testing
3 8 (20.51%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.95%) Project Management
4 7 (17.95%) MVC
4 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.95%) UML
4 7 (17.95%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (17.95%) OO
4 7 (17.95%) SOA
4 7 (17.95%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.95%) V-Model
4 7 (17.95%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (15.38%) E-business
5 6 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (15.38%) Manual Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Product Management
6 5 (12.82%) Agile Testing
6 5 (12.82%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 9 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) ISTQB
2 9 (23.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.56%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Business Objects
3 8 (20.51%) Informatica
4 3 (7.69%) Bloomberg
4 3 (7.69%) Sybase