The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 14 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 1.67% 3.51% 7.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 3.77% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 5
Average salary - £45,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.36%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
Scrum
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 West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 53 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 85.00% 92.98% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 34 27 29
Average salary £41,750 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.60% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £50,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Scrum
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Lothian region.

Scrum Salary Trend in West Lothian

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Korn
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Scala
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Opsview
2 1 (50.00%) Graphite
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Lothian region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ELK Stack
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Korn
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Graphite
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opsview
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) F5
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft