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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 14 8 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 25 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 12.14% 13.16% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.30% 17.24% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 17 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 £55,600 £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
188 29 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.26% 76.32% 70.93%
Number of salaries quoted 125 15 55
Average salary £47,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.79% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £18,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £47,500
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 1 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 16 (40.00%) Finance
3 14 (35.00%) Selenium
4 12 (30.00%) Oracle
5 11 (27.50%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) ISTQB
6 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 10 (25.00%) J2EE
6 10 (25.00%) Business Objects
7 9 (22.50%) ISEB
7 9 (22.50%) Informatica
7 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (22.50%) Banking
7 9 (22.50%) Spring
8 8 (20.00%) Automation Testing
8 8 (20.00%) OO
8 8 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (20.00%) XSLT
8 8 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 8 (20.00%) LoadRunner
8 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.50%) MVC
9 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (17.50%) Project Management
9 7 (17.50%) Struts
9 7 (17.50%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) HTML
9 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
9 7 (17.50%) UML

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (15.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
1 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.00%) OLAP
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.50%) DataStage
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Selenium
2 8 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 8 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 7 (17.50%) Eclipse
4 6 (15.00%) Subversion
5 3 (7.50%) Maven
6 1 (2.50%) Toad
6 1 (2.50%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (2.50%) JIRA
6 1 (2.50%) FishEye
6 1 (2.50%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Banking
3 5 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 4 (10.00%) Front Office
5 3 (7.50%) Legal
5 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
5 3 (7.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (42.50%) Test Manager
2 10 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Technical Manager
3 9 (22.50%) Java Developer
4 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 7 (17.50%) Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Business Analyst
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Business Manager
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (7.50%) Change Manager
8 3 (7.50%) Business Change Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Programme Test Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Test Programme Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Change Analyst
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Business Project Manager
9 2 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) J2EE
2 9 (22.50%) Spring
3 8 (20.00%) XML
3 8 (20.00%) XSLT
4 7 (17.50%) Struts
4 7 (17.50%) Web Services
4 7 (17.50%) HTML
4 7 (17.50%) jQuery
4 7 (17.50%) Spring MVC
5 2 (5.00%) Dojo
5 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 2 (5.00%) Statistics
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (22.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Automation Testing
3 8 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
4 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.50%) Project Management
4 7 (17.50%) UML
4 7 (17.50%) OOA/OOD
4 7 (17.50%) SOA
4 7 (17.50%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (17.50%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (17.50%) V-Model
5 6 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (15.00%) Product Management
5 6 (15.00%) Manual Testing
5 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.00%) E-business
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) Java
3 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) ISTQB
2 9 (22.50%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 10 (25.00%) Business Objects
3 9 (22.50%) Informatica
4 3 (7.50%) Sybase
4 3 (7.50%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.50%) IBM
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