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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 2 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 3.92% 10.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
Average salary £45,250 £41,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
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
47 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.16% 73.68% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 48
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £56,730 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -5 1 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Scrum
Scotland

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) COM
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) UML
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) COM
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) PLINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Task Parallel Library
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft