Period
to 18 November 2019

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 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 672 784 721
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.08% 31.05% 26.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.23% 32.76% 28.75%
Number of salaries quoted 342 491 502
Edinburgh median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £48,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +5.26% +5.56%

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 2,022 2,393 2,508
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.52% 94.77% 92.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 1,439 1,523
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +2.30%

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 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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.

1 231 (34.38%) Finance
2 188 (27.98%) Software Engineering
3 173 (25.74%) JavaScript
4 153 (22.77%) DevOps
5 148 (22.02%) Scrum
6 146 (21.73%) SQL
7 139 (20.68%) Java
8 131 (19.49%) .NET
9 125 (18.60%) Azure
9 125 (18.60%) SDLC
10 124 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
11 110 (16.37%) Test Automation
12 107 (15.92%) C#
12 107 (15.92%) Python
13 97 (14.43%) Banking
14 89 (13.24%) Node.js
15 87 (12.95%) HTML
16 84 (12.50%) AWS
16 84 (12.50%) Docker
17 82 (12.20%) CSS
18 81 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
18 81 (12.05%) Microservices
19 78 (11.61%) Mentoring
20 77 (11.46%) Git (software)
20 77 (11.46%) Linux
21 74 (11.01%) Fintech
22 71 (10.57%) React
23 70 (10.42%) TDD
24 65 (9.67%) SQL Server
24 65 (9.67%) Decision-Making

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 (2.83%) Confluence
2 15 (2.23%) IBM HTTP Server
2 15 (2.23%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.49%) Apache
3 10 (1.49%) IIS
4 8 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.19%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.04%) Apache Spark
5 7 (1.04%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.74%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.45%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.15%) CMS
9 1 (0.15%) concrete5
9 1 (0.15%) Headless CMS
9 1 (0.15%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (0.45%) Simulink
2 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 20 (2.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.45%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 125 (18.60%) Azure
2 84 (12.50%) AWS
3 43 (6.40%) GCP
4 39 (5.80%) SaaS
5 25 (3.72%) Power Platform
6 15 (2.23%) GitHub
6 15 (2.23%) IaaS
6 15 (2.23%) Serverless
7 14 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.79%) G Suite
9 11 (1.64%) PaaS
10 10 (1.49%) Office 365
11 8 (1.19%) Azure Stack
11 8 (1.19%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (1.04%) npm
13 6 (0.89%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (0.89%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.74%) Amazon S3
15 4 (0.60%) AWS Lambda
15 4 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 25 (3.72%) Firewall
2 20 (2.98%) HTTP
3 14 (2.08%) Internet
3 14 (2.08%) Wireless
4 10 (1.49%) DHCP
4 10 (1.49%) DNS
4 10 (1.49%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) FTP
5 2 (0.30%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
6 1 (0.15%) Network Security
6 1 (0.15%) RTSP
6 1 (0.15%) Skype
6 1 (0.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (9.67%) SQL Server
2 25 (3.72%) Power BI
3 23 (3.42%) Big Data
3 23 (3.42%) Relational Database
4 19 (2.83%) NoSQL
5 18 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.68%) MongoDB
6 15 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 12 (1.79%) Cosmos DB
7 12 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (1.64%) MySQL
9 10 (1.49%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.04%) Blockchain
10 7 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
12 5 (0.74%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.60%) OLTP
13 4 (0.60%) PowerCenter
13 4 (0.60%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 77 (11.46%) Git (software)
2 47 (6.99%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (6.85%) JIRA
4 43 (6.40%) Jenkins
5 41 (6.10%) Visual Studio
6 35 (5.21%) Selenium
7 24 (3.57%) Ant
8 22 (3.27%) Apache Ivy
9 19 (2.83%) IBM UrbanCode
10 13 (1.93%) Cucumber
11 11 (1.64%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.49%) Subversion
13 9 (1.34%) SonarQube
14 8 (1.19%) Protractor
15 7 (1.04%) Grunt
16 6 (0.89%) gulp
16 6 (0.89%) JMeter
16 6 (0.89%) Maven
17 5 (0.74%) IntelliJ
18 4 (0.60%) Eclipse
General
1 231 (34.38%) Finance
2 97 (14.43%) Banking
3 42 (6.25%) Retail
4 25 (3.72%) Public Sector
5 22 (3.27%) Marketing
6 19 (2.83%) Games
7 11 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 10 (1.49%) Law
9 5 (0.74%) Legal
9 5 (0.74%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.60%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.30%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Avionics
12 2 (0.30%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 199 (29.61%) Developer
2 101 (15.03%) Software Engineer
3 70 (10.42%) Senior Developer
4 50 (7.44%) Software Developer
5 36 (5.36%) Java Developer
6 35 (5.21%) Senior Software Developer
7 34 (5.06%) Project Manager
8 31 (4.61%) Analyst
9 25 (3.72%) Cloud Engineer
10 24 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
11 23 (3.42%) Senior Software Engineer
12 22 (3.27%) .NET Developer
13 19 (2.83%) .NET Software Engineer
13 19 (2.83%) C# Software Engineer
14 18 (2.68%) AWS Engineer
14 18 (2.68%) Business Analyst
14 18 (2.68%) Full Stack Developer
14 18 (2.68%) Senior DevOps
15 17 (2.53%) DevOps Developer
15 17 (2.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (19.49%) .NET
2 89 (13.24%) Node.js
3 87 (12.95%) HTML
4 82 (12.20%) CSS
5 71 (10.57%) React
6 62 (9.23%) AngularJS
7 55 (8.18%) Web Services
8 42 (6.25%) REST
9 36 (5.36%) HTML5
10 31 (4.61%) RESTful
11 30 (4.46%) Spring
12 26 (3.87%) CSS3
13 24 (3.57%) ASP.NET
13 24 (3.57%) React Native
14 22 (3.27%) .NET Core
14 22 (3.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (3.13%) JSON
16 20 (2.98%) .NET Framework
17 17 (2.53%) jQuery
17 17 (2.53%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 46 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.65%) User Experience
3 36 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 30 (4.46%) Public Cloud
5 19 (2.83%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.64%) Cloud Native
7 11 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 9 (1.34%) Hybrid Cloud
10 8 (1.19%) Mobile Banking
11 6 (0.89%) Smart Home
12 5 (0.74%) Algorithms
12 5 (0.74%) Management Information System
12 5 (0.74%) Social Media
13 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.60%) IBM Mainframe
13 4 (0.60%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.60%) Robotics
13 4 (0.60%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 77 (11.46%) Linux
2 55 (8.18%) Windows
3 30 (4.46%) Windows Server
4 14 (2.08%) Unix
5 13 (1.93%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.79%) Android
7 10 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.45%) VxWorks
9 2 (0.30%) AIX
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (27.98%) Software Engineering
2 153 (22.77%) DevOps
3 148 (22.02%) Scrum
4 125 (18.60%) SDLC
5 124 (18.45%) Problem-Solving
6 110 (16.37%) Test Automation
7 81 (12.05%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (12.05%) Microservices
8 78 (11.61%) Mentoring
9 74 (11.01%) Fintech
10 70 (10.42%) TDD
11 65 (9.67%) Decision-Making
12 58 (8.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 48 (7.14%) OO
14 41 (6.10%) Service Management
15 40 (5.95%) Process Improvement
15 40 (5.95%) Project Management
15 40 (5.95%) Risk Management
16 39 (5.80%) Waterfall
17 38 (5.65%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 173 (25.74%) JavaScript
2 146 (21.73%) SQL
3 139 (20.68%) Java
4 107 (15.92%) C#
4 107 (15.92%) Python
5 62 (9.23%) Ruby
6 35 (5.21%) PowerShell
7 30 (4.46%) TypeScript
8 29 (4.32%) C++
9 28 (4.17%) PHP
10 24 (3.57%) Groovy
11 18 (2.68%) ES6
12 16 (2.38%) Bash Shell
13 15 (2.23%) PL/SQL
14 11 (1.64%) Scala
15 9 (1.34%) R
16 7 (1.04%) C
16 7 (1.04%) Kotlin
17 5 (0.74%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (8.04%) Degree
2 17 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.79%) CISM
3 12 (1.79%) CISSP
4 10 (1.49%) PMP
5 8 (1.19%) Security Cleared
6 6 (0.89%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.45%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.30%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.15%) CBAP
9 1 (0.15%) ISEB
9 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.15%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) Actionable Recommendations
2 4 (0.60%) SEPA
3 3 (0.45%) GDPR
3 3 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.30%) COREP
4 2 (0.30%) FINREP
4 2 (0.30%) PMO
4 2 (0.30%) PSD2
5 1 (0.15%) FedRAMP
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 84 (12.50%) Docker
2 10 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.49%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
3 2 (0.30%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.30%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 64 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 30 (4.46%) Ansible
3 27 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (3.87%) Terraform
5 4 (0.60%) Puppet
6 3 (0.45%) Kibana
6 3 (0.45%) logstash
7 2 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.15%) Rancher
Vendors
1 61 (9.08%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.36%) Oracle
3 33 (4.91%) Google
4 31 (4.61%) IBM
5 22 (3.27%) Micro Focus
5 22 (3.27%) Tableau
6 15 (2.23%) Red Hat
7 7 (1.04%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.89%) Informatica
8 6 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.45%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.45%) ESRI
9 3 (0.45%) Mapbox
9 3 (0.45%) Splunk
9 3 (0.45%) Teradata
10 2 (0.30%) Databricks
10 2 (0.30%) HP
10 2 (0.30%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.30%) Vermilion
11 1 (0.15%) Apple