Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 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 768 739 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 30.50% 27.57% 28.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.79% 29.63% 30.33%
Number of salaries quoted 486 514 462
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +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 2,342 2,494 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.01% 93.06% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,491 1,379
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 October 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.

1 234 (30.47%) Java
2 204 (26.56%) Finance
3 201 (26.17%) Software Engineering
4 197 (25.65%) Scrum
5 194 (25.26%) JavaScript
6 184 (23.96%) C#
7 179 (23.31%) SQL
8 174 (22.66%) .NET
9 136 (17.71%) Test Automation
10 124 (16.15%) AngularJS
11 114 (14.84%) SQL Server
12 113 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
13 110 (14.32%) HTML
14 107 (13.93%) Python
15 103 (13.41%) CSS
16 101 (13.15%) TDD
17 99 (12.89%) OO
18 97 (12.63%) Mentoring
19 96 (12.50%) Degree
20 95 (12.37%) MVC
21 93 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
22 89 (11.59%) React
23 88 (11.46%) SDLC
24 82 (10.68%) Microsoft
25 79 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
26 72 (9.38%) Linux
27 69 (8.98%) Git (software)
28 67 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
29 64 (8.33%) HTML5
30 63 (8.20%) DevOps

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 (2.60%) JBoss
2 19 (2.47%) IIS
3 16 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 14 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
5 13 (1.69%) Confluence
6 10 (1.30%) Apache
7 9 (1.17%) SAS
8 6 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.65%) CMS
10 4 (0.52%) SharePoint
10 4 (0.52%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Pig
12 1 (0.13%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.13%) CICS
12 1 (0.13%) concrete5
12 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.13%) Mendix
12 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (0.78%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.26%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.13%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.13%) InVision
4 1 (0.13%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft CRM
5 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 79 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (3.39%) SaaS
4 20 (2.60%) npm
5 11 (1.43%) GitHub
5 11 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (1.30%) Slack
7 6 (0.78%) OpenShift
8 5 (0.65%) PaaS
8 5 (0.65%) Yarn
9 4 (0.52%) Office 365
10 3 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.39%) IaaS
11 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.26%) Serverless
12 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.13%) BrowserStack
12 1 (0.13%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.08%) SMS
2 11 (1.43%) Firewall
3 10 (1.30%) Network Security
3 10 (1.30%) Wireless
4 8 (1.04%) Cisco Wireless
4 8 (1.04%) LAN
4 8 (1.04%) WAN
5 7 (0.91%) Internet
6 5 (0.65%) Wireless Security
7 4 (0.52%) HTTP
8 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.26%) Modbus
8 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.13%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (14.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 23 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (2.73%) MySQL
5 20 (2.60%) NoSQL
6 17 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 15 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 13 (1.69%) Big Data
9 13 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (1.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 10 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (1.17%) Oracle Database
12 9 (1.17%) SQLite
13 8 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (0.78%) Power BI
15 5 (0.65%) RDBMS
15 5 (0.65%) Redis
16 4 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
16 4 (0.52%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 69 (8.98%) Git (software)
2 47 (6.12%) Selenium
3 45 (5.86%) Visual Studio
4 38 (4.95%) Jenkins
5 37 (4.82%) JIRA
5 37 (4.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 36 (4.69%) Cucumber
7 26 (3.39%) SpecFlow
8 23 (2.99%) TeamCity
9 19 (2.47%) Subversion
10 15 (1.95%) JUnit
10 15 (1.95%) NUnit
11 13 (1.69%) Grunt
11 13 (1.69%) gulp
11 13 (1.69%) Protractor
12 10 (1.30%) Bitbucket
12 10 (1.30%) Ranorex
12 10 (1.30%) webpack
13 9 (1.17%) git-flow
14 8 (1.04%) Jasmine
General
1 204 (26.56%) Finance
2 47 (6.12%) Banking
3 29 (3.78%) Retail
4 26 (3.39%) Marketing
5 23 (2.99%) Games
6 20 (2.60%) Electronics
7 15 (1.95%) Advertising
7 15 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.95%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.04%) Retail Banking
9 5 (0.65%) Automotive
10 4 (0.52%) Legal
11 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
13 1 (0.13%) Front Office
13 1 (0.13%) Military
Job Titles
1 224 (29.17%) Developer
2 112 (14.58%) Software Engineer
3 71 (9.24%) Analyst
4 68 (8.85%) .NET Developer
5 67 (8.72%) Software Developer
6 63 (8.20%) Java Developer
7 57 (7.42%) Senior Developer
8 53 (6.90%) Architect
9 48 (6.25%) Java Engineer
10 43 (5.60%) Project Manager
11 40 (5.21%) C# Developer
11 40 (5.21%) Development Manager
12 39 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
13 37 (4.82%) Business Analyst
14 32 (4.17%) .NET Software Developer
14 32 (4.17%) Test Engineer
15 29 (3.78%) Senior Software Developer
16 27 (3.52%) Software Development Manager
16 27 (3.52%) Software Manager
17 26 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (22.66%) .NET
2 124 (16.15%) AngularJS
3 110 (14.32%) HTML
4 103 (13.41%) CSS
5 89 (11.59%) React
6 64 (8.33%) HTML5
7 54 (7.03%) ASP.NET
8 53 (6.90%) Spring
9 52 (6.77%) Node.js
10 49 (6.38%) jQuery
11 41 (5.34%) CSS3
11 41 (5.34%) REST
12 36 (4.69%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (4.43%) Hibernate
13 34 (4.43%) RESTful
14 33 (4.30%) Web Services
15 31 (4.04%) Java EE
16 28 (3.65%) .NET Framework
17 27 (3.52%) LESS
17 27 (3.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.29%) User Experience
2 52 (6.77%) Computer Science
3 41 (5.34%) Enterprise Software
4 40 (5.21%) Fintech
5 32 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (3.26%) Algorithms
7 22 (2.86%) Mobile App
8 18 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (1.95%) Data Centre
9 15 (1.95%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
11 7 (0.91%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (0.78%) Public Cloud
12 6 (0.78%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.65%) GPGPU
13 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.52%) Blog
14 4 (0.52%) DataPower
14 4 (0.52%) e-Learning
15 3 (0.39%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 72 (9.38%) Linux
2 32 (4.17%) Windows
3 21 (2.73%) Android
4 19 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.17%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.65%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.52%) Unix
8 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
8 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (26.17%) Software Engineering
2 197 (25.65%) Scrum
3 136 (17.71%) Test Automation
4 113 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
5 101 (13.15%) TDD
6 99 (12.89%) OO
7 97 (12.63%) Mentoring
8 95 (12.37%) MVC
9 93 (12.11%) Problem-Solving
10 88 (11.46%) SDLC
11 63 (8.20%) DevOps
12 60 (7.81%) Microservices
12 60 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
13 59 (7.68%) Project Management
14 52 (6.77%) Coaching
15 51 (6.64%) BDD
16 47 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
17 46 (5.99%) Analytics
17 46 (5.99%) Kanban
18 40 (5.21%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 234 (30.47%) Java
2 194 (25.26%) JavaScript
3 184 (23.96%) C#
4 179 (23.31%) SQL
5 107 (13.93%) Python
6 33 (4.30%) C++
7 32 (4.17%) PHP
8 23 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 21 (2.73%) ES6
10 19 (2.47%) Ruby
11 17 (2.21%) PowerShell
12 16 (2.08%) TypeScript
13 12 (1.56%) C
14 11 (1.43%) Apple Swift
14 11 (1.43%) Objective-C
14 11 (1.43%) T-SQL
15 6 (0.78%) R
16 5 (0.65%) ES7
16 5 (0.65%) F#
17 4 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (12.50%) Degree
2 28 (3.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.17%) ISTQB
4 8 (1.04%) CCDP
4 8 (1.04%) CCNP
4 8 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (0.91%) ISEB
5 7 (0.91%) PMP
6 5 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 5 (0.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (0.39%) CISSP
7 3 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.26%) CISM
8 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.26%) PhD
8 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.17%) QA
2 10 (1.30%) GDPR
3 7 (0.91%) PMO
4 6 (0.78%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.65%) IEC 61508
5 5 (0.65%) ISO 26262
5 5 (0.65%) MISRA
5 5 (0.65%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.52%) P3O
7 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.39%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.26%) IEC 61131
9 1 (0.13%) IEC 62304
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 13485
9 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (4.43%) Docker
2 20 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (2.34%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.69%) Ansible
3 10 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.78%) Puppet
4 6 (0.78%) Terraform
5 2 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.13%) Graphite
6 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
6 1 (0.13%) Icinga
6 1 (0.13%) Mesos
6 1 (0.13%) Packer
6 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 82 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.82%) Oracle
3 18 (2.34%) SAP
4 15 (1.95%) Google
5 13 (1.69%) Atlassian
5 13 (1.69%) Twitter
6 10 (1.30%) Cisco
6 10 (1.30%) IBM
7 7 (0.91%) Mashery
7 7 (0.91%) Red Hat
7 7 (0.91%) TIBCO
7 7 (0.91%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.78%) Teradata
9 5 (0.65%) Informatica
9 5 (0.65%) Renesas
10 4 (0.52%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.39%) Adobe
11 3 (0.39%) Tableau
12 2 (0.26%) HP
12 2 (0.26%) VMware