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

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 2 2
Rank change year-on-year +1 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 714 656 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.22% 30.05% 29.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.77% 32.52% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 476 446 692
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,125 £61,125
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 2,398 2,017 2,536
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.42% 92.40% 91.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,354 1,617
Edinburgh median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £70,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £42,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +5.00% -

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 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 200 (28.01%) JavaScript
2 197 (27.59%) C#
3 194 (27.17%) .NET
4 175 (24.51%) HTML
5 170 (23.81%) Java
5 170 (23.81%) Scrum
6 138 (19.33%) Finance
7 136 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 135 (18.91%) SQL
9 130 (18.21%) SQL Server
10 129 (18.07%) CSS
11 117 (16.39%) Degree
12 116 (16.25%) SDLC
13 113 (15.83%) TDD
13 113 (15.83%) MVC
14 106 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
15 94 (13.17%) ASP.NET
16 89 (12.46%) Test Automation
16 89 (12.46%) Mentoring
17 86 (12.04%) AngularJS
18 77 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
19 76 (10.64%) HTML5
20 73 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
21 72 (10.08%) Project Management
22 69 (9.66%) Microsoft
22 69 (9.66%) Git (software)
22 69 (9.66%) Banking
23 67 (9.38%) OO
24 57 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
24 57 (7.98%) Coaching

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 14 (1.96%) IIS
2 12 (1.68%) CMS
2 12 (1.68%) Skype for Business
3 11 (1.54%) Tomcat
4 9 (1.26%) Apache Spark
5 8 (1.12%) Confluence
5 8 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (1.12%) IBM Domino
5 8 (1.12%) MS Exchange
5 8 (1.12%) SAS
6 7 (0.98%) SharePoint
6 7 (0.98%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.70%) JBoss
8 4 (0.56%) Apache
8 4 (0.56%) WordPress
9 2 (0.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.28%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.14%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.14%) Drupal
10 1 (0.14%) Moodle
Applications
1 23 (3.22%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (2.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.98%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.28%) InVision
8 1 (0.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.28%) BPCS
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 73 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (7.98%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (3.92%) SaaS
4 22 (3.08%) npm
5 11 (1.54%) IaaS
6 10 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.12%) Mimecast
9 7 (0.98%) PaaS
10 4 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (0.42%) GitHub
12 2 (0.28%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.28%) Force.com
12 2 (0.28%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 2 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
13 1 (0.14%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.14%) Office 365
13 1 (0.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.12%) SAN
1 8 (1.12%) Skype
1 8 (1.12%) SMS
1 8 (1.12%) Unified Communications
2 7 (0.98%) LAN
2 7 (0.98%) WAN
3 4 (0.56%) AMQP
4 3 (0.42%) Network Security
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco IPT
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (0.28%) Firewall
5 2 (0.28%) HTTP
5 2 (0.28%) IP Telephony
5 2 (0.28%) MPLS
5 2 (0.28%) RTSP
5 2 (0.28%) VPN
5 2 (0.28%) Wireless
5 2 (0.28%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.14%) RTCP
6 1 (0.14%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (18.21%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 29 (4.06%) NoSQL
4 24 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
5 20 (2.80%) MongoDB
6 17 (2.38%) RDBMS
7 14 (1.96%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (1.82%) Big Data
9 10 (1.40%) MySQL
10 8 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.12%) Oracle Database
11 6 (0.84%) GIS
11 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (0.84%) Oracle Database 12c
12 5 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (0.56%) BusinessObjects
13 4 (0.56%) Spatial Data
13 4 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.42%) Aerospike
Development Applications
1 69 (9.66%) Git (software)
2 48 (6.72%) Selenium
3 39 (5.46%) Visual Studio
4 28 (3.92%) Subversion
5 22 (3.08%) JIRA
5 22 (3.08%) JUnit
6 21 (2.94%) Jenkins
6 21 (2.94%) Protractor
7 19 (2.66%) Jasmine
8 18 (2.52%) Cucumber
9 17 (2.38%) TestNG
10 16 (2.24%) Grunt
10 16 (2.24%) gulp
10 16 (2.24%) LoadRunner
10 16 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (1.96%) Maven
12 11 (1.54%) Axure RP
12 11 (1.54%) HP UFT
13 9 (1.26%) SpecFlow
14 8 (1.12%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 138 (19.33%) Finance
2 69 (9.66%) Banking
3 30 (4.20%) Retail
4 25 (3.50%) Retail Banking
5 22 (3.08%) Advertising
6 19 (2.66%) Marketing
7 11 (1.54%) Games
8 7 (0.98%) Financial Institution
8 7 (0.98%) Legal
9 5 (0.70%) Billing
9 5 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.28%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
11 1 (0.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 260 (36.41%) Developer
2 75 (10.50%) .NET Developer
3 74 (10.36%) Analyst
4 71 (9.94%) C# Developer
4 71 (9.94%) Project Manager
5 70 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 59 (8.26%) Software Engineer
7 50 (7.00%) Java Developer
8 41 (5.74%) Business Analyst
9 39 (5.46%) Software Developer
10 35 (4.90%) Test Engineer
11 29 (4.06%) C# .NET Developer
12 27 (3.78%) Architect
13 26 (3.64%) Lead Developer
14 24 (3.36%) Agile Project Manager
15 23 (3.22%) Senior .NET Developer
16 21 (2.94%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (2.66%) Test Automation Engineer
18 17 (2.38%) Designer
18 17 (2.38%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (27.17%) .NET
2 175 (24.51%) HTML
3 129 (18.07%) CSS
4 94 (13.17%) ASP.NET
5 86 (12.04%) AngularJS
6 77 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (10.64%) HTML5
8 52 (7.28%) React
9 48 (6.72%) RESTful
10 43 (6.02%) Node.js
11 41 (5.74%) Spring
12 39 (5.46%) CSS3
13 36 (5.04%) Web Services
14 30 (4.20%) ASP.NET Web API
15 26 (3.64%) REST
16 23 (3.22%) jQuery
16 23 (3.22%) WCF
17 21 (2.94%) .NET Framework
17 21 (2.94%) Hibernate
18 19 (2.66%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 48 (6.72%) User Experience
2 38 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 33 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (4.34%) Mobile App
6 24 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
7 23 (3.22%) Fintech
8 21 (2.94%) Virtual Team
9 16 (2.24%) EMC VNX
10 12 (1.68%) Management Information System
11 11 (1.54%) Algorithms
12 10 (1.40%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.12%) Social Media
14 7 (0.98%) Data Centre
14 7 (0.98%) PMI
15 6 (0.84%) Public Cloud
16 5 (0.70%) Data Structures
17 4 (0.56%) BBC
18 3 (0.42%) Device Driver
18 3 (0.42%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 51 (7.14%) Windows
2 41 (5.74%) Linux
3 27 (3.78%) Apple iOS
4 22 (3.08%) Android
5 18 (2.52%) Windows Server
6 17 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.10%) Unix
8 9 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.70%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
11 2 (0.28%) AIX
11 2 (0.28%) HPUX
11 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.28%) Solaris
11 2 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (23.81%) Scrum
2 136 (19.05%) Software Engineering
3 116 (16.25%) SDLC
4 113 (15.83%) MVC
4 113 (15.83%) TDD
5 106 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
6 89 (12.46%) Mentoring
6 89 (12.46%) Test Automation
7 72 (10.08%) Project Management
8 67 (9.38%) OO
9 57 (7.98%) Coaching
10 56 (7.84%) PRINCE2
10 56 (7.84%) Waterfall
11 55 (7.70%) DevOps
11 55 (7.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 39 (5.46%) BDD
13 38 (5.32%) Business Analysis
13 38 (5.32%) ITIL
13 38 (5.32%) Open Source
14 36 (5.04%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 200 (28.01%) JavaScript
2 197 (27.59%) C#
3 170 (23.81%) Java
4 135 (18.91%) SQL
5 54 (7.56%) Python
6 33 (4.62%) PHP
7 29 (4.06%) C++
8 28 (3.92%) PL/SQL
9 27 (3.78%) PowerShell
10 24 (3.36%) Ruby
11 15 (2.10%) TypeScript
12 14 (1.96%) C
12 14 (1.96%) Scala
13 12 (1.68%) T-SQL
14 10 (1.40%) ES6
14 10 (1.40%) VB
15 6 (0.84%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.84%) R
16 4 (0.56%) Perl
16 4 (0.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 117 (16.39%) Degree
2 32 (4.48%) PMP
3 19 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 18 (2.52%) PMI Certification
5 15 (2.10%) ISTQB
5 15 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (2.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (1.26%) ISEB
7 8 (1.12%) MCSA
7 8 (1.12%) MCSE
8 6 (0.84%) Postgraduate
8 6 (0.84%) Security Cleared
9 5 (0.70%) AWS Certification
10 4 (0.56%) MCP
10 4 (0.56%) OCP
10 4 (0.56%) Oracle Certification
10 4 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.56%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.42%) CCIE
11 3 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.62%) QA
2 13 (1.82%) PMO
3 5 (0.70%) GCP
4 4 (0.56%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.42%) GDPR
5 3 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.28%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) BS7666
7 1 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) PSD2
7 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) TickIT
System Software
1 20 (2.80%) Docker
2 19 (2.66%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.82%) vSphere
4 8 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (2.66%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.24%) Ansible
3 12 (1.68%) Puppet
4 8 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 8 (1.12%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (1.12%) SCOM
4 8 (1.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.56%) Perfmon
6 4 (0.56%) Terraform
7 3 (0.42%) Kubernetes
8 2 (0.28%) HockeyApp
8 2 (0.28%) Rancher
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.28%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 69 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 46 (6.44%) Oracle
3 31 (4.34%) HP
4 17 (2.38%) VMware
5 16 (2.24%) EMC
5 16 (2.24%) Xamarin
6 15 (2.10%) Cisco
7 9 (1.26%) Google
8 8 (1.12%) Lotus
8 8 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 8 (1.12%) Symantec
9 7 (0.98%) Adobe
9 7 (0.98%) SAP
10 6 (0.84%) Facebook
11 5 (0.70%) Apple
12 4 (0.56%) iManage
12 4 (0.56%) Perforce
13 3 (0.42%) Red Hat
14 2 (0.28%) Hitachi
14 2 (0.28%) Informatica