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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 15 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 12 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 10.26% 7.69% 11.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.32% 8.47% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
106 59 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 90.60% 90.77% 77.34%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 87
Average salary £48,250 £41,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.56% -1.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) Finance
3 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (36.36%) Informatica
5 11 (33.33%) Selenium
6 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
6 10 (30.30%) Java
7 9 (27.27%) Oracle
7 9 (27.27%) Banking
8 8 (24.24%) ISEB
8 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
8 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (24.24%) LoadRunner
8 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
9 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
9 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
11 5 (15.15%) J2EE
11 5 (15.15%) IBM
11 5 (15.15%) ETL
11 5 (15.15%) TDD
11 5 (15.15%) Maven
11 5 (15.15%) DataStage
11 5 (15.15%) Agile Testing
12 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
12 4 (12.12%) Analytics
12 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
12 4 (12.12%) QA
12 4 (12.12%) Web Services

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (15.15%) DataStage
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Selenium
2 8 (24.24%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (24.24%) LoadRunner
3 5 (15.15%) Maven
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Toad
5 2 (6.06%) JIRA
5 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
5 2 (6.06%) Rational Application Developer
5 2 (6.06%) FishEye
6 1 (3.03%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (3.03%) Ant
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Banking
3 7 (21.21%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Test Manager
2 9 (27.27%) Developer
3 8 (24.24%) Java Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Senior Developer
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Manager
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Development Specialist
7 2 (6.06%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Programme Test Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Programme Manager
8 1 (3.03%) Test Leader
8 1 (3.03%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) Web Services
3 3 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (6.06%) Dojo
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XSLT
4 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
4 2 (6.06%) RESTful
5 1 (3.03%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
5 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
5 1 (3.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Open Source
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Automation Testing
2 7 (21.21%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (15.15%) Agile Testing
3 5 (15.15%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) ETL
4 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
4 4 (12.12%) Analytics
5 3 (9.09%) Product Management
5 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 3 (9.09%) Test Management
5 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 3 (9.09%) V-Model
5 3 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.09%) UML
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) OO
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 10 (30.30%) Java
3 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
4 2 (6.06%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) ISTQB
2 8 (24.24%) ISEB
3 2 (6.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (6.06%) PhD
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Informatica
2 9 (27.27%) Oracle
3 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
4 5 (15.15%) IBM
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