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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 32 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 31.07% 15.79% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.41% 20.83% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21 9 1
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +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
93 72 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 90.29% 75.79% 93.55%
Number of salaries quoted 40 37 10
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £38,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +23.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £42,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 4 August 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 21 (45.65%) TDD
2 21 (45.65%) Java
3 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
4 17 (36.96%) Subversion
4 17 (36.96%) OO
4 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.78%) SDLC
6 15 (32.61%) Degree
6 15 (32.61%) SQL
7 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
7 14 (30.43%) HTML
7 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
7 14 (30.43%) Analytics
8 13 (28.26%) Spring
8 13 (28.26%) Maven
8 13 (28.26%) J2EE
9 12 (26.09%) User Experience
9 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (23.91%) Banking
10 11 (23.91%) Mule
10 11 (23.91%) UNIX
11 10 (21.74%) Linux
11 10 (21.74%) CSS
11 10 (21.74%) OOD
11 10 (21.74%) Apache
11 10 (21.74%) MySQL
11 10 (21.74%) Ant
11 10 (21.74%) IntelliJ
11 10 (21.74%) Git (software)

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 11 (23.91%) Mule
2 10 (21.74%) Apache
3 6 (13.04%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.87%) Mule ESB
4 5 (10.87%) JBoss
5 2 (4.35%) CMS
5 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 7 (15.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (10.87%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) MySQL
1 10 (21.74%) Big Data
1 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 8 (17.39%) OLAP
3 7 (15.22%) SQL Server
4 6 (13.04%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (8.70%) DataStage
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (2.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (2.17%) QlikView
8 1 (2.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) Subversion
2 13 (28.26%) Maven
3 10 (21.74%) Ant
3 10 (21.74%) IntelliJ
3 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 7 (15.22%) Moq
4 7 (15.22%) TeamCity
4 7 (15.22%) NUnit
5 6 (13.04%) Eclipse
6 5 (10.87%) JUnit
6 5 (10.87%) Mockito
7 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
7 1 (2.17%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 25 (54.35%) Finance
2 11 (23.91%) Banking
3 7 (15.22%) Investment Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Marketing
5 2 (4.35%) Legal
5 2 (4.35%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Developer
2 18 (39.13%) Java Developer
3 15 (32.61%) Senior Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 7 (15.22%) Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) Project Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Development Specialist
9 2 (4.35%) Tester
9 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
9 2 (4.35%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.35%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Agile Tester
9 2 (4.35%) Senior Agile Tester
9 2 (4.35%) WPF Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (30.43%) HTML
2 13 (28.26%) J2EE
2 13 (28.26%) Spring
3 10 (21.74%) CSS
4 9 (19.57%) Web Services
5 7 (15.22%) MDX
5 7 (15.22%) WPF
5 7 (15.22%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 5 (10.87%) JSP
6 5 (10.87%) JSTL
6 5 (10.87%) XML
6 5 (10.87%) XSLT
6 5 (10.87%) JAXB
7 3 (6.52%) jQuery
8 2 (4.35%) RESTful
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.35%) REST
8 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.35%) .NET
9 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) User Experience
1 12 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.91%) UNIX
2 10 (21.74%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (45.65%) TDD
2 18 (39.13%) Unit Testing
3 17 (36.96%) OO
4 16 (34.78%) SDLC
5 14 (30.43%) Analytics
5 14 (30.43%) E-Commerce
6 10 (21.74%) OOD
6 10 (21.74%) Content Management
6 10 (21.74%) System Testing
6 10 (21.74%) Server Building
7 9 (19.57%) Waterfall
7 9 (19.57%) Workflow
8 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 7 (15.22%) Web Design
8 7 (15.22%) MVVM
8 7 (15.22%) Multithreading
8 7 (15.22%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (13.04%) ETL
9 6 (13.04%) Project Management
10 5 (10.87%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 15 (32.61%) SQL
3 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.57%) C#
5 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 5 (10.87%) PMP
2 5 (10.87%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (19.57%) Oracle
3 7 (15.22%) DevExpress
4 5 (10.87%) Informatica
5 4 (8.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.17%) Sybase