Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 742 727 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.32% 29.09% 28.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 31.45% 31.27% 30.27%
Number of salaries quoted 470 486 499
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,359 2,325 2,326
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.20% 93.04% 92.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1,465 1,412 1,451
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 217 (29.25%) Scrum
2 192 (25.88%) JavaScript
3 184 (24.80%) Java
4 177 (23.85%) C#
5 176 (23.72%) .NET
6 174 (23.45%) Software Engineering
7 166 (22.37%) Finance
8 145 (19.54%) SQL
9 135 (18.19%) HTML
10 115 (15.50%) SQL Server
11 111 (14.96%) CSS
11 111 (14.96%) MVC
12 110 (14.82%) AngularJS
13 106 (14.29%) TDD
13 106 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
14 105 (14.15%) Test Automation
15 91 (12.26%) Python
16 87 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
17 85 (11.46%) SDLC
17 85 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
18 80 (10.78%) Mentoring
19 79 (10.65%) React
19 79 (10.65%) OO
20 77 (10.38%) Microsoft
21 72 (9.70%) ASP.NET
21 72 (9.70%) Degree
21 72 (9.70%) DevOps
22 70 (9.43%) Project Management
23 66 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
24 65 (8.76%) Linux

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (2.56%) JBoss
2 12 (1.62%) Apache Spark
2 12 (1.62%) CMS
2 12 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (1.48%) Apache
4 10 (1.35%) Confluence
4 10 (1.35%) Umbraco
5 9 (1.21%) IIS
6 8 (1.08%) SAS
7 6 (0.81%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.67%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.67%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.54%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.13%) CICS
11 1 (0.13%) Moodle
11 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 15 (2.02%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) InVision
5 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.13%) Maya
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.94%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.67%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.27%) Payment Gateway
3 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 87 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 66 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (3.77%) SaaS
4 24 (3.23%) npm
5 10 (1.35%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.21%) PaaS
7 8 (1.08%) GitHub
8 7 (0.94%) IaaS
9 4 (0.54%) Slack
9 4 (0.54%) Yarn
10 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.40%) Office 365
11 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.13%) Akamai
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.13%) OpenShift
12 1 (0.13%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.43%) SMS
2 7 (0.94%) Internet
3 5 (0.67%) Firewall
3 5 (0.67%) Wireless
4 4 (0.54%) HTTP
5 3 (0.40%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (0.40%) LAN
5 3 (0.40%) Network Security
5 3 (0.40%) WAN
6 2 (0.27%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.27%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.13%) DNS
7 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (15.50%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 20 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (2.02%) NoSQL
5 14 (1.89%) Big Data
6 12 (1.62%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (1.62%) MySQL
7 11 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (1.21%) MongoDB
9 9 (1.21%) Oracle Database
10 7 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
10 7 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (0.81%) DB2
11 6 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.67%) Blockchain
12 5 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 56 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.47%) Visual Studio
3 41 (5.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (5.39%) Selenium
5 29 (3.91%) Jenkins
6 26 (3.50%) JIRA
7 21 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 20 (2.70%) Grunt
8 20 (2.70%) Protractor
9 18 (2.43%) gulp
10 17 (2.29%) JUnit
11 16 (2.16%) Subversion
12 15 (2.02%) SpecFlow
12 15 (2.02%) TeamCity
13 13 (1.75%) TestNG
14 12 (1.62%) Jasmine
15 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (1.21%) webpack
16 8 (1.08%) Maven
17 6 (0.81%) NUnit
General
1 166 (22.37%) Finance
2 54 (7.28%) Banking
3 33 (4.45%) Marketing
4 25 (3.37%) Retail
5 22 (2.96%) Games
6 20 (2.70%) Electronics
7 18 (2.43%) Advertising
7 18 (2.43%) Retail Banking
8 14 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 14 (1.89%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.67%) Automotive
10 4 (0.54%) Legal
11 3 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.13%) Billing
12 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.13%) Front Office
12 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 215 (28.98%) Developer
2 95 (12.80%) Software Engineer
3 92 (12.40%) Analyst
4 68 (9.16%) .NET Developer
5 59 (7.95%) Project Manager
6 55 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 47 (6.33%) Java Developer
8 45 (6.06%) Architect
8 45 (6.06%) Senior Developer
9 41 (5.53%) Business Analyst
10 37 (4.99%) C# Developer
11 36 (4.85%) Java Engineer
12 30 (4.04%) IT Manager
13 29 (3.91%) Development Manager
13 29 (3.91%) Java Software Engineer
14 25 (3.37%) .NET Software Developer
14 25 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.37%) Test Analyst
15 24 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
16 23 (3.10%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 176 (23.72%) .NET
2 135 (18.19%) HTML
3 111 (14.96%) CSS
4 110 (14.82%) AngularJS
5 79 (10.65%) React
6 72 (9.70%) ASP.NET
7 59 (7.95%) HTML5
8 48 (6.47%) Node.js
9 44 (5.93%) Spring
10 41 (5.53%) jQuery
11 38 (5.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (4.85%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (4.72%) RESTful
14 32 (4.31%) REST
15 28 (3.77%) CSS3
16 27 (3.64%) Hibernate
17 26 (3.50%) Web Services
18 25 (3.37%) .NET Framework
19 24 (3.23%) Sass
20 20 (2.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 62 (8.36%) User Experience
2 45 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
3 37 (4.99%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (3.37%) Fintech
5 22 (2.96%) Algorithms
6 19 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
8 13 (1.75%) Data Structures
8 13 (1.75%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (1.08%) Data Centre
9 8 (1.08%) DataPower
10 7 (0.94%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (0.81%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.67%) GPGPU
13 4 (0.54%) Blog
13 4 (0.54%) e-Learning
13 4 (0.54%) Public Cloud
14 3 (0.40%) NHS
14 3 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 65 (8.76%) Linux
2 25 (3.37%) Android
3 24 (3.23%) Windows
4 23 (3.10%) Apple iOS
5 7 (0.94%) Unix
6 5 (0.67%) Mac OS X
6 5 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.54%) AIX
7 4 (0.54%) HPUX
7 4 (0.54%) Solaris
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (29.25%) Scrum
2 174 (23.45%) Software Engineering
3 111 (14.96%) MVC
4 106 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 106 (14.29%) TDD
5 105 (14.15%) Test Automation
6 85 (11.46%) Problem-Solving
6 85 (11.46%) SDLC
7 80 (10.78%) Mentoring
8 79 (10.65%) OO
9 72 (9.70%) DevOps
10 70 (9.43%) Project Management
11 60 (8.09%) Stakeholder Management
12 48 (6.47%) Microservices
13 44 (5.93%) BDD
13 44 (5.93%) PRINCE2
14 43 (5.80%) Kanban
15 41 (5.53%) Software Delivery
16 39 (5.26%) Decision-Making
17 38 (5.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 192 (25.88%) JavaScript
2 184 (24.80%) Java
3 177 (23.85%) C#
4 145 (19.54%) SQL
5 91 (12.26%) Python
6 31 (4.18%) C++
7 30 (4.04%) PHP
8 23 (3.10%) TypeScript
9 20 (2.70%) Ruby
10 17 (2.29%) C
11 16 (2.16%) Objective-C
12 13 (1.75%) Apple Swift
12 13 (1.75%) ES6
13 12 (1.62%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.35%) PL/SQL
14 10 (1.35%) PowerShell
15 7 (0.94%) VB.NET
16 6 (0.81%) R
17 5 (0.67%) Java 8
18 4 (0.54%) ES7
Qualifications
1 72 (9.70%) Degree
2 28 (3.77%) PMP
3 19 (2.56%) Security Cleared
4 18 (2.43%) Computer Science Degree
5 17 (2.29%) ISTQB
5 17 (2.29%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.08%) ISEB
7 5 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.54%) CISSP
8 4 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (0.40%) CCDP
9 3 (0.40%) CCNP
9 3 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.40%) CISM
10 2 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.27%) CISMP
10 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.04%) QA
2 10 (1.35%) GDPR
3 7 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.67%) IEC 61508
4 5 (0.67%) ISO 26262
4 5 (0.67%) MISRA
4 5 (0.67%) MISRA C
5 4 (0.54%) PMO
6 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.40%) GCP
6 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.40%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) P3O
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) PSD2
7 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (3.10%) Docker
2 8 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 16 (2.16%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (1.75%) Ansible
3 11 (1.48%) Puppet
4 6 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.54%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.54%) Nagios
5 4 (0.54%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.54%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (0.54%) yum
6 2 (0.27%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.27%) Terraform
7 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.13%) Mesos
7 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 77 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 35 (4.72%) Oracle
3 19 (2.56%) SAP
4 15 (2.02%) Google
5 13 (1.75%) Twitter
6 12 (1.62%) Atlassian
6 12 (1.62%) IBM
7 11 (1.48%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.08%) HP
8 8 (1.08%) TIBCO
9 7 (0.94%) Facebook
9 7 (0.94%) Mashery
10 5 (0.67%) Cisco
10 5 (0.67%) Informatica
10 5 (0.67%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.67%) Renesas
10 5 (0.67%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.54%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.54%) Hitachi
11 4 (0.54%) Hortonworks