Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 716 662 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 26.72% 28.78% 28.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.32% 31.14% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 501 464 717
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,203 £32,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,250 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +11.25%

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 2442 2126 2803
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.12% 92.43% 91.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1470 1380 1770
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +2.38%
10th Percentile £27,000 £29,715 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +2.41%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 221 (30.87%) C#
2 212 (29.61%) .NET
3 196 (27.37%) JavaScript
4 180 (25.14%) Java
5 170 (23.74%) Scrum
6 161 (22.49%) HTML
7 156 (21.79%) SQL Server
8 155 (21.65%) SQL
9 139 (19.41%) Software Engineering
10 128 (17.88%) MVC
11 127 (17.74%) Finance
12 119 (16.62%) CSS
13 115 (16.06%) SDLC
14 113 (15.78%) TDD
15 106 (14.80%) Degree
16 97 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
17 95 (13.27%) ASP.NET
18 94 (13.13%) AngularJS
19 86 (12.01%) Mentoring
20 84 (11.73%) Microsoft
21 83 (11.59%) Test Automation
22 78 (10.89%) OO
23 77 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
24 72 (10.06%) HTML5
25 71 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
25 71 (9.92%) Python
26 66 (9.22%) Git (software)
27 64 (8.94%) Windows
28 57 (7.96%) Selenium
29 55 (7.68%) RESTful

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 20 (2.79%) IIS
2 17 (2.37%) Skype for Business
3 15 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (2.09%) MS Exchange
4 13 (1.82%) CMS
5 12 (1.68%) IBM Domino
6 10 (1.40%) SAS
7 9 (1.26%) Tomcat
8 8 (1.12%) Apache Spark
8 8 (1.12%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.84%) Apache
9 6 (0.84%) JBoss
10 5 (0.70%) Confluence
10 5 (0.70%) SharePoint
11 2 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.28%) Moodle
12 1 (0.14%) Drupal
12 1 (0.14%) nginx
Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Photoshop
2 6 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.70%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.42%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.14%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.42%) Sonata
3 2 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.14%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 71 (9.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (3.21%) SaaS
4 14 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.68%) Mimecast
5 12 (1.68%) npm
6 7 (0.98%) GitHub
7 6 (0.84%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (0.56%) Force.com
8 4 (0.56%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 4 (0.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
9 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.42%) IaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Office 365
11 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.14%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.96%) Skype
2 13 (1.82%) Unified Communications
3 12 (1.68%) SAN
4 8 (1.12%) SMS
5 7 (0.98%) LAN
5 7 (0.98%) WAN
6 6 (0.84%) AMQP
7 3 (0.42%) Firewall
7 3 (0.42%) HTTP
7 3 (0.42%) Internet
7 3 (0.42%) Network Security
8 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (0.28%) IP Telephony
8 2 (0.28%) MPLS
8 2 (0.28%) RTSP
8 2 (0.28%) VPN
8 2 (0.28%) Wireless
8 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.14%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (21.79%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.33%) Relational Database
3 27 (3.77%) NoSQL
4 23 (3.21%) MongoDB
5 19 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (2.23%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (2.23%) RDBMS
7 13 (1.82%) Big Data
7 13 (1.82%) MySQL
8 11 (1.54%) SQL Server 2016
9 9 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.12%) PowerCenter
11 7 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
12 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database
13 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (0.42%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 66 (9.22%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.96%) Selenium
3 50 (6.98%) Visual Studio
4 32 (4.47%) Subversion
5 26 (3.63%) HP UFT
6 24 (3.35%) LoadRunner
7 21 (2.93%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (2.79%) JIRA
8 20 (2.79%) Maven
9 19 (2.65%) Cucumber
9 19 (2.65%) JUnit
10 18 (2.51%) Jenkins
11 16 (2.23%) Protractor
12 14 (1.96%) SpecFlow
13 13 (1.82%) Jasmine
13 13 (1.82%) TestNG
14 12 (1.68%) Grunt
14 12 (1.68%) gulp
15 10 (1.40%) NUnit
16 9 (1.26%) Mocha
General
1 127 (17.74%) Finance
2 52 (7.26%) Banking
3 20 (2.79%) Retail
4 15 (2.09%) Games
4 15 (2.09%) Retail Banking
5 13 (1.82%) Marketing
6 11 (1.54%) Financial Institution
7 7 (0.98%) Legal
8 6 (0.84%) Advertising
9 4 (0.56%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.42%) Automotive
10 3 (0.42%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) German Language
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 290 (40.50%) Developer
2 89 (12.43%) C# Developer
3 83 (11.59%) Senior Developer
4 79 (11.03%) .NET Developer
5 73 (10.20%) Analyst
6 65 (9.08%) Software Engineer
7 54 (7.54%) Project Manager
8 45 (6.28%) Java Developer
9 41 (5.73%) Architect
9 41 (5.73%) Software Developer
10 37 (5.17%) C# .NET Developer
11 35 (4.89%) Test Engineer
12 30 (4.19%) Business Analyst
13 28 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (3.91%) Senior C# Developer
14 24 (3.35%) Lead Developer
15 21 (2.93%) Java Engineer
15 21 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
16 20 (2.79%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (2.65%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 212 (29.61%) .NET
2 161 (22.49%) HTML
3 119 (16.62%) CSS
4 95 (13.27%) ASP.NET
5 94 (13.13%) AngularJS
6 77 (10.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 72 (10.06%) HTML5
8 55 (7.68%) RESTful
9 43 (6.01%) Node.js
10 42 (5.87%) Web Services
11 41 (5.73%) React
12 35 (4.89%) Spring
13 34 (4.75%) CSS3
14 29 (4.05%) .NET Framework
15 28 (3.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (3.77%) WCF
17 24 (3.35%) REST
18 23 (3.21%) jQuery
19 21 (2.93%) Entity Framework
20 20 (2.79%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 51 (7.12%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 46 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (4.61%) User Experience
4 33 (4.61%) Virtual Team
5 31 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
6 24 (3.35%) EMC VNX
6 24 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
7 15 (2.09%) Algorithms
7 15 (2.09%) Fintech
8 14 (1.96%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.40%) Data Centre
10 8 (1.12%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.12%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.98%) PMI
11 7 (0.98%) Social Media
12 5 (0.70%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.42%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.28%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.28%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.94%) Windows
2 43 (6.01%) Apple iOS
2 43 (6.01%) Linux
3 31 (4.33%) Android
4 27 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 26 (3.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (2.65%) Unix
7 14 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (1.12%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (23.74%) Scrum
2 139 (19.41%) Software Engineering
3 128 (17.88%) MVC
4 115 (16.06%) SDLC
5 113 (15.78%) TDD
6 97 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
7 86 (12.01%) Mentoring
8 83 (11.59%) Test Automation
9 78 (10.89%) OO
10 54 (7.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 53 (7.40%) Coaching
11 53 (7.40%) ITIL
12 49 (6.84%) Project Management
13 44 (6.15%) Waterfall
14 39 (5.45%) BDD
14 39 (5.45%) PRINCE2
15 34 (4.75%) ITIL V3
15 34 (4.75%) Open Source
16 33 (4.61%) DevOps
17 27 (3.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 221 (30.87%) C#
2 196 (27.37%) JavaScript
3 180 (25.14%) Java
4 155 (21.65%) SQL
5 71 (9.92%) Python
6 44 (6.15%) PowerShell
7 32 (4.47%) C++
8 29 (4.05%) PL/SQL
9 25 (3.49%) Ruby
10 24 (3.35%) PHP
11 16 (2.23%) TypeScript
12 15 (2.09%) T-SQL
13 12 (1.68%) Scala
14 10 (1.40%) VB
15 9 (1.26%) R
16 8 (1.12%) C
17 6 (0.84%) Apple Swift
17 6 (0.84%) Perl
18 5 (0.70%) Objective-C
19 4 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 106 (14.80%) Degree
2 30 (4.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 18 (2.51%) ISTQB
4 17 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 14 (1.96%) PMP
5 14 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 12 (1.68%) MCSA
6 12 (1.68%) MCSE
7 8 (1.12%) CISSP
8 5 (0.70%) ISEB
8 5 (0.70%) Security Cleared
9 4 (0.56%) MCP
9 4 (0.56%) OCP
9 4 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
9 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.56%) SAP Certification
10 3 (0.42%) HND
10 3 (0.42%) PhD
10 3 (0.42%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.63%) QA
2 8 (1.12%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.12%) PMO
3 3 (0.42%) PMBOK
4 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) PSD2
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (2.51%) vSphere
3 14 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
4 13 (1.82%) Docker
5 5 (0.70%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.70%) XenApp
6 3 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (3.49%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (3.21%) HP Quality Center
3 12 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 12 (1.68%) SCOM
3 12 (1.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (0.98%) Ansible
6 4 (0.56%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.56%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.56%) Puppet
6 4 (0.56%) Rancher
7 3 (0.42%) SCCM
7 3 (0.42%) Terraform
8 2 (0.28%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.28%) Nagios
9 1 (0.14%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 84 (11.73%) Microsoft
2 53 (7.40%) Oracle
3 48 (6.70%) HP
4 29 (4.05%) VMware
5 24 (3.35%) EMC
6 22 (3.07%) Cisco
7 21 (2.93%) Xamarin
8 14 (1.96%) Symantec
9 13 (1.82%) ServiceNow
10 12 (1.68%) Lotus
11 11 (1.54%) SAP
12 10 (1.40%) Cognizant
13 8 (1.12%) Google
13 8 (1.12%) Informatica
13 8 (1.12%) Tableau
14 6 (0.84%) Adobe
14 6 (0.84%) Citrix
14 6 (0.84%) MicroStrategy
14 6 (0.84%) Netezza
14 6 (0.84%) Teradata