Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 798 658 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 29.84% 28.45% 28.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.00% 30.52% 30.55%
Number of salaries quoted 523 419 533
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £32,100 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,750 £66,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +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 2,494 2,156 2,311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.27% 93.21% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1,609 1,357 1,446
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 June 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.

1 238 (29.82%) Scrum
2 233 (29.20%) JavaScript
3 216 (27.07%) C#
4 208 (26.07%) .NET
5 187 (23.43%) Java
6 185 (23.18%) HTML
7 175 (21.93%) Software Engineering
8 142 (17.79%) SQL
9 130 (16.29%) CSS
9 130 (16.29%) MVC
10 129 (16.17%) SQL Server
11 128 (16.04%) Finance
12 121 (15.16%) SDLC
13 120 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
14 119 (14.91%) Degree
15 111 (13.91%) AngularJS
16 107 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
17 97 (12.16%) TDD
18 96 (12.03%) Test Automation
19 95 (11.90%) ASP.NET
20 94 (11.78%) DevOps
21 86 (10.78%) Project Management
22 85 (10.65%) Python
23 80 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
24 79 (9.90%) User Experience
24 79 (9.90%) React
25 76 (9.52%) Microsoft
26 75 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
27 73 (9.15%) OO
27 73 (9.15%) 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 (2.38%) JBoss
2 15 (1.88%) CMS
3 13 (1.63%) Confluence
4 11 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 10 (1.25%) Apache Spark
5 10 (1.25%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.25%) SAS
5 10 (1.25%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.00%) EPiServer
7 7 (0.88%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.63%) Apache
9 4 (0.50%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.38%) WordPress
11 2 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
11 2 (0.25%) IIS
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) Moodle
12 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (0.75%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.38%) InVision
6 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Maya
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.25%) BPCS
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.25%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.13%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.13%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 107 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
2 80 (10.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 39 (4.89%) SaaS
4 24 (3.01%) npm
5 23 (2.88%) PaaS
6 22 (2.76%) IaaS
7 20 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (1.00%) GitHub
9 7 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.50%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.50%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.25%) Serverless
11 2 (0.25%) Slack
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.13%) Google Play
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.88%) SMS
2 5 (0.63%) Firewall
3 3 (0.38%) Cisco Wireless
3 3 (0.38%) HTTP
3 3 (0.38%) Internet
3 3 (0.38%) LAN
3 3 (0.38%) Network Security
3 3 (0.38%) SAN
3 3 (0.38%) WAN
3 3 (0.38%) Wireless
4 2 (0.25%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) SSL
5 1 (0.13%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 30 (3.76%) Relational Database
3 24 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (2.63%) NoSQL
5 19 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
6 15 (1.88%) MySQL
7 14 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
7 14 (1.75%) Big Data
8 13 (1.63%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.50%) DB2
10 11 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
10 11 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 10 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
12 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 8 (1.00%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.00%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.75%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 53 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 51 (6.39%) Selenium
3 43 (5.39%) Visual Studio
4 35 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (4.26%) JIRA
6 30 (3.76%) Protractor
7 28 (3.51%) Jenkins
7 28 (3.51%) JUnit
8 25 (3.13%) Jasmine
9 24 (3.01%) TestNG
10 22 (2.76%) Grunt
11 20 (2.51%) gulp
12 13 (1.63%) Subversion
13 12 (1.50%) TeamCity
14 10 (1.25%) Cucumber
15 9 (1.13%) Bower
15 9 (1.13%) SpecFlow
15 9 (1.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
16 8 (1.00%) Maven
16 8 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 128 (16.04%) Finance
2 68 (8.52%) Banking
3 40 (5.01%) Advertising
4 39 (4.89%) Retail
5 38 (4.76%) Marketing
6 29 (3.63%) Retail Banking
7 19 (2.38%) Games
8 9 (1.13%) Electronics
9 8 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.75%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.38%) Legal
11 3 (0.38%) Publishing
12 2 (0.25%) Automotive
12 2 (0.25%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 244 (30.58%) Developer
2 92 (11.53%) Software Engineer
3 89 (11.15%) Analyst
4 73 (9.15%) .NET Developer
5 70 (8.77%) Project Manager
6 54 (6.77%) Java Developer
7 51 (6.39%) C# Developer
8 48 (6.02%) Senior Developer
9 46 (5.76%) Architect
10 42 (5.26%) Business Analyst
11 41 (5.14%) Software Developer
12 31 (3.88%) Java Engineer
12 31 (3.88%) Technical Architect
13 30 (3.76%) IT Manager
14 29 (3.63%) Test Engineer
15 26 (3.26%) Consultant
16 25 (3.13%) Test Analyst
16 25 (3.13%) Web Developer
17 24 (3.01%) IT Project Manager
18 23 (2.88%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (26.07%) .NET
2 185 (23.18%) HTML
3 130 (16.29%) CSS
4 111 (13.91%) AngularJS
5 95 (11.90%) ASP.NET
6 79 (9.90%) React
7 69 (8.65%) HTML5
8 67 (8.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 49 (6.14%) Node.js
10 48 (6.02%) Spring
11 44 (5.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 41 (5.14%) RESTful
13 35 (4.39%) jQuery
14 34 (4.26%) REST
15 29 (3.63%) Sass
16 28 (3.51%) Web Services
17 25 (3.13%) Hibernate
18 24 (3.01%) CSS3
19 23 (2.88%) .NET Framework
19 23 (2.88%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.90%) User Experience
2 50 (6.27%) Enterprise Software
3 41 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (4.39%) Computer Science
5 33 (4.14%) Self-Motivation
6 21 (2.63%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.51%) Fintech
8 17 (2.13%) Algorithms
9 14 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
10 10 (1.25%) DataPower
11 9 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.00%) Public Cloud
13 7 (0.88%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.75%) Data Centre
14 6 (0.75%) PMI
15 5 (0.63%) e-Learning
16 3 (0.38%) Augmented Reality
16 3 (0.38%) EPoS
16 3 (0.38%) Linux Command Line
17 2 (0.25%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.15%) Linux
2 37 (4.64%) Windows
3 30 (3.76%) Android
4 28 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.50%) Unix
6 10 (1.25%) AIX
6 10 (1.25%) HPUX
6 10 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (1.25%) Solaris
7 5 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (29.82%) Scrum
2 175 (21.93%) Software Engineering
3 130 (16.29%) MVC
4 121 (15.16%) SDLC
5 120 (15.04%) Continuous Integration
6 97 (12.16%) TDD
7 96 (12.03%) Test Automation
8 94 (11.78%) DevOps
9 86 (10.78%) Project Management
10 75 (9.40%) Problem-Solving
11 73 (9.15%) OO
12 72 (9.02%) Mentoring
13 52 (6.52%) Waterfall
14 50 (6.27%) PRINCE2
14 50 (6.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 49 (6.14%) Software Delivery
16 48 (6.02%) Open Source
17 47 (5.89%) Web Development
18 42 (5.26%) Microservices
19 39 (4.89%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 233 (29.20%) JavaScript
2 216 (27.07%) C#
3 187 (23.43%) Java
4 142 (17.79%) SQL
5 85 (10.65%) Python
6 40 (5.01%) PHP
7 35 (4.39%) C++
8 21 (2.63%) Ruby
9 20 (2.51%) C
10 19 (2.38%) TypeScript
11 17 (2.13%) Objective-C
12 15 (1.88%) Apple Swift
12 15 (1.88%) T-SQL
13 14 (1.75%) PL/SQL
14 12 (1.50%) Scala
15 11 (1.38%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.88%) PowerShell
16 7 (0.88%) VB.NET
17 6 (0.75%) ES6
18 5 (0.63%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 119 (14.91%) Degree
2 46 (5.76%) PMP
3 24 (3.01%) PMI Certification
4 22 (2.76%) ISTQB
5 19 (2.38%) Security Cleared
6 13 (1.63%) AWS Certification
7 12 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 11 (1.38%) ISEB
9 4 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.50%) Postgraduate
9 4 (0.50%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (0.38%) CAPM
10 3 (0.38%) CCDP
10 3 (0.38%) CCNP
10 3 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.38%) CISM
10 3 (0.38%) CISSP
11 2 (0.25%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.25%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (3.88%) QA
2 11 (1.38%) GCP
3 8 (1.00%) GDPR
4 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) PMO
5 3 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.25%) IEC 61508
6 2 (0.25%) ISO 26262
6 2 (0.25%) MiFID
6 2 (0.25%) MISRA
6 2 (0.25%) MISRA C
6 2 (0.25%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.13%) P3O
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.13%) PSD2
System Software
1 28 (3.51%) Docker
2 3 (0.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) HDFS
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (3.26%) Ansible
2 22 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
2 22 (2.76%) Puppet
3 10 (1.25%) Tivoli
3 10 (1.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 8 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.50%) Nagios
5 4 (0.50%) yum
6 3 (0.38%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.25%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.25%) Terraform
8 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
8 1 (0.13%) Kibana
8 1 (0.13%) logstash
8 1 (0.13%) Mesos
8 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 76 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 47 (5.89%) Oracle
3 18 (2.26%) Facebook
4 17 (2.13%) Google
5 13 (1.63%) IBM
5 13 (1.63%) Red Hat
5 13 (1.63%) SAP
6 12 (1.50%) HP
7 10 (1.25%) Hitachi
7 10 (1.25%) Hortonworks
8 8 (1.00%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.88%) Adobe
10 5 (0.63%) Rackspace
10 5 (0.63%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.50%) AppDynamics
11 4 (0.50%) New Relic
12 3 (0.38%) Cisco
12 3 (0.38%) Intel
12 3 (0.38%) Pega
12 3 (0.38%) Tableau