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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 30 15 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 30.61% 15.79% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 35.29% 19.48% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
85 77 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 86.73% 81.05% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 47 41 12
Average salary £34,500 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £43,500 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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
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 6 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Stirling

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (53.19%) Finance
2 24 (51.06%) Java
3 20 (42.55%) TDD
4 19 (40.43%) SQL
5 17 (36.17%) SDLC
6 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
7 15 (31.91%) Degree
7 15 (31.91%) Unit Testing
8 14 (29.79%) Subversion
8 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 14 (29.79%) OO
8 14 (29.79%) J2EE
8 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
8 14 (29.79%) HTML
9 13 (27.66%) Spring
9 13 (27.66%) Maven
10 12 (25.53%) Oracle
11 11 (23.40%) UNIX
11 11 (23.40%) Mule
11 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
12 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
12 10 (21.28%) System Testing
12 10 (21.28%) Content Management
12 10 (21.28%) Linux
12 10 (21.28%) CSS
12 10 (21.28%) Apache
12 10 (21.28%) Ant
12 10 (21.28%) MySQL
12 10 (21.28%) OOD
12 10 (21.28%) ETL

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 (23.40%) Mule
2 10 (21.28%) Apache
3 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
4 5 (10.64%) JBoss
4 5 (10.64%) Mule ESB
5 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
5 2 (4.26%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Project
2 4 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) MySQL
1 10 (21.28%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (21.28%) Big Data
1 10 (21.28%) Relational Database
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) DataStage
4 5 (10.64%) OLAP
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
6 2 (4.26%) QlikView
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Subversion
2 13 (27.66%) Maven
3 10 (21.28%) Ant
3 10 (21.28%) IntelliJ
3 10 (21.28%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.77%) Eclipse
5 5 (10.64%) JUnit
5 5 (10.64%) Mockito
6 4 (8.51%) TeamCity
6 4 (8.51%) Moq
6 4 (8.51%) NUnit
7 2 (4.26%) Selenium
7 2 (4.26%) HP UFT
7 2 (4.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 25 (53.19%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 5 (10.64%) Marketing
4 4 (8.51%) Investment Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Front Office
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 21 (44.68%) Java Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Java Developer
3 15 (31.91%) Senior Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Test Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Development Specialist
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
9 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Tester
9 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (4.26%) Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Agile Tester
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Agile Tester
10 1 (2.13%) Agile Java Developer
10 1 (2.13%) Architect
10 1 (2.13%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) HTML
1 14 (29.79%) J2EE
2 13 (27.66%) Spring
3 10 (21.28%) CSS
4 7 (14.89%) Web Services
5 5 (10.64%) XML
5 5 (10.64%) XSLT
5 5 (10.64%) JAXB
5 5 (10.64%) JSP
5 5 (10.64%) JSTL
6 4 (8.51%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (8.51%) MDX
6 4 (8.51%) WPF
7 3 (6.38%) jQuery
8 2 (4.26%) RESTful
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.26%) REST
8 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
8 2 (4.26%) .NET
9 1 (2.13%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) User Experience
2 9 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) UNIX
2 10 (21.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (42.55%) TDD
2 17 (36.17%) SDLC
3 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
4 15 (31.91%) Unit Testing
5 14 (29.79%) OO
6 11 (23.40%) Waterfall
7 10 (21.28%) Analytics
7 10 (21.28%) Server Building
7 10 (21.28%) OOD
7 10 (21.28%) ETL
7 10 (21.28%) System Testing
7 10 (21.28%) Content Management
8 6 (12.77%) Test Automation
8 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 6 (12.77%) Workflow
8 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.64%) Validation
9 5 (10.64%) Scrum
9 5 (10.64%) Web Design
9 5 (10.64%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 24 (51.06%) Java
2 19 (40.43%) SQL
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) PL/SQL
5 6 (12.77%) C#
6 3 (6.38%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PMP
2 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.38%) ISEB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.64%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 8 (17.02%) Informatica
4 6 (12.77%) IBM
5 4 (8.51%) Business Objects
5 4 (8.51%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.13%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.13%) Sybase