Period
to 18 March 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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Mar 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 793 735 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 31.85% 27.84% 29.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.14% 30.18% 31.68%
Number of salaries quoted 522 472 408
Edinburgh median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% - -
10th Percentile £31,275 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.06% +7.78% -

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 2,323 2,435 2,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.29% 92.23% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,570 1,345
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,900 £27,725 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,550 £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 18 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 March 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.

1 228 (28.75%) Java
2 217 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 193 (24.34%) SQL
4 192 (24.21%) Scrum
5 180 (22.70%) Finance
6 158 (19.92%) C#
6 158 (19.92%) Test Automation
7 157 (19.80%) Software Engineering
8 151 (19.04%) .NET
9 139 (17.53%) AngularJS
10 127 (16.02%) HTML
11 126 (15.89%) CSS
12 121 (15.26%) Mentoring
13 105 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
14 104 (13.11%) Degree
15 100 (12.61%) DevOps
16 96 (12.11%) MVC
17 94 (11.85%) Python
17 94 (11.85%) TDD
18 93 (11.73%) React
19 89 (11.22%) SDLC
20 87 (10.97%) SQL Server
21 82 (10.34%) Microsoft
22 81 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
23 78 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
24 75 (9.46%) Continuous Delivery
24 75 (9.46%) Git (software)
25 73 (9.21%) OO
26 72 (9.08%) Linux
27 71 (8.95%) 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 23 (2.90%) IIS
2 18 (2.27%) Apache Spark
2 18 (2.27%) Confluence
2 18 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (1.51%) Apache
3 12 (1.51%) JBoss
3 12 (1.51%) SAS
4 7 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 6 (0.76%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.76%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.38%) Moodle
6 3 (0.38%) Sonic ESB
7 2 (0.25%) concrete5
7 2 (0.25%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.25%) WordPress
8 1 (0.13%) CMS
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 12 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 81 (10.21%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (5.93%) SaaS
4 23 (2.90%) PaaS
5 20 (2.52%) Google Cloud Platform
6 16 (2.02%) IaaS
7 12 (1.51%) GitHub
8 8 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (0.88%) Office 365
10 6 (0.76%) G Suite
10 6 (0.76%) npm
10 6 (0.76%) OpenShift
10 6 (0.76%) Serverless
10 6 (0.76%) Slack
11 3 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
12 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 28 (3.53%) Firewall
1 28 (3.53%) Network Security
2 24 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
2 24 (3.03%) LAN
2 24 (3.03%) WAN
2 24 (3.03%) Wireless
2 24 (3.03%) Wireless Security
3 7 (0.88%) Internet
4 3 (0.38%) HTTP
4 3 (0.38%) SAN
4 3 (0.38%) SSL
5 2 (0.25%) VPN
6 1 (0.13%) AMQP
6 1 (0.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.13%) Modbus
6 1 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 49 (6.18%) Relational Database
3 40 (5.04%) MySQL
4 32 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 25 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 21 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (2.65%) RDBMS
7 21 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 15 (1.89%) MongoDB
9 14 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (1.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.01%) Big Data
12 7 (0.88%) Hadoop
12 7 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (0.76%) Amazon Aurora
13 6 (0.76%) SQLite
14 5 (0.63%) Power BI
14 5 (0.63%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 75 (9.46%) Git (software)
2 57 (7.19%) Selenium
3 56 (7.06%) JIRA
4 50 (6.31%) Jenkins
5 48 (6.05%) Cucumber
6 38 (4.79%) Visual Studio
7 37 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
8 33 (4.16%) SpecFlow
9 27 (3.40%) TeamCity
10 24 (3.03%) NUnit
11 21 (2.65%) Hudson
12 12 (1.51%) Ranorex
13 11 (1.39%) Eclipse
13 11 (1.39%) Protractor
13 11 (1.39%) Subversion
14 10 (1.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 9 (1.13%) Artifactory
15 9 (1.13%) GoCD
16 8 (1.01%) JUnit
16 8 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 180 (22.70%) Finance
2 41 (5.17%) Banking
3 23 (2.90%) Marketing
4 22 (2.77%) Retail
5 11 (1.39%) Advertising
5 11 (1.39%) Games
6 8 (1.01%) Electronics
7 6 (0.76%) Financial Institution
7 6 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.76%) Publishing
7 6 (0.76%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.38%) Automotive
9 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.25%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.13%) Billing
10 1 (0.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 232 (29.26%) Developer
2 97 (12.23%) Analyst
3 94 (11.85%) Java Developer
3 94 (11.85%) Software Engineer
4 64 (8.07%) Software Developer
5 54 (6.81%) Business Analyst
6 49 (6.18%) .NET Developer
6 49 (6.18%) Test Engineer
7 44 (5.55%) Architect
7 44 (5.55%) Senior Developer
8 40 (5.04%) C# Developer
9 38 (4.79%) Java Engineer
10 36 (4.54%) Java Software Engineer
11 35 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 33 (4.16%) Full Stack Developer
12 33 (4.16%) Test Analyst
13 32 (4.04%) C# .NET Developer
14 31 (3.91%) .NET Software Developer
15 30 (3.78%) .NET Software Engineer
16 28 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 151 (19.04%) .NET
2 139 (17.53%) AngularJS
3 127 (16.02%) HTML
4 126 (15.89%) CSS
5 93 (11.73%) React
6 56 (7.06%) HTML5
6 56 (7.06%) REST
7 53 (6.68%) CSS3
8 51 (6.43%) Node.js
9 48 (6.05%) jQuery
10 47 (5.93%) Spring
11 46 (5.80%) RESTful
12 45 (5.67%) Web Services
13 41 (5.17%) Sass
14 39 (4.92%) Gherkin
15 36 (4.54%) ASP.NET
15 36 (4.54%) Hibernate
16 34 (4.29%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (4.29%) XML
17 31 (3.91%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 49 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (6.05%) Fintech
3 42 (5.30%) User Experience
4 29 (3.66%) Data Centre
4 29 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
5 24 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
6 19 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 17 (2.14%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.26%) Public Cloud
9 9 (1.13%) Cloud Native
9 9 (1.13%) Virtual Team
10 8 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 8 (1.01%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
12 3 (0.38%) DataPower
12 3 (0.38%) Internet of Things
12 3 (0.38%) PMI
12 3 (0.38%) Video\Live Streaming
12 3 (0.38%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 72 (9.08%) Linux
2 49 (6.18%) Windows
3 7 (0.88%) Android
4 6 (0.76%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.76%) Unix
5 4 (0.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.38%) Windows 10
7 2 (0.25%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) AIX
8 1 (0.13%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (24.21%) Scrum
2 158 (19.92%) Test Automation
3 157 (19.80%) Software Engineering
4 121 (15.26%) Mentoring
5 105 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (12.61%) DevOps
7 96 (12.11%) MVC
8 94 (11.85%) TDD
9 89 (11.22%) SDLC
10 75 (9.46%) Continuous Delivery
11 73 (9.21%) OO
12 71 (8.95%) Coaching
13 70 (8.83%) Problem-Solving
14 67 (8.45%) BDD
15 59 (7.44%) User Stories
16 56 (7.06%) Computer Science
16 56 (7.06%) Microservices
17 55 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
17 55 (6.94%) Waterfall
18 53 (6.68%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 228 (28.75%) Java
2 217 (27.36%) JavaScript
3 193 (24.34%) SQL
4 158 (19.92%) C#
5 94 (11.85%) Python
6 53 (6.68%) C++
7 42 (5.30%) PHP
8 36 (4.54%) PowerShell
9 31 (3.91%) PL/SQL
10 30 (3.78%) TypeScript
11 20 (2.52%) T-SQL
12 19 (2.40%) ES6
13 16 (2.02%) Ruby
14 14 (1.77%) Scala
15 13 (1.64%) Java 8
16 9 (1.13%) C
17 8 (1.01%) Java 9
18 5 (0.63%) Perl
19 4 (0.50%) Kotlin
20 3 (0.38%) ES7
Qualifications
1 104 (13.11%) Degree
2 28 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
3 24 (3.03%) CCDP
3 24 (3.03%) CCNP
3 24 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 7 (0.88%) ISEB
7 5 (0.63%) CISMP
7 5 (0.63%) CISSP
8 4 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
8 4 (0.50%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.38%) CISM
9 3 (0.38%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
9 3 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.38%) SANS
10 2 (0.25%) Master's Degree
10 2 (0.25%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.25%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (7.82%) QA
2 29 (3.66%) PMO
3 13 (1.64%) GDPR
4 7 (0.88%) P3O
5 5 (0.63%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.38%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.13%) IEC 61131
8 1 (0.13%) PSD2
8 1 (0.13%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (6.56%) Docker
2 24 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.25%) HDFS
4 2 (0.25%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 41 (5.17%) Kubernetes
2 25 (3.15%) Ansible
3 18 (2.27%) Terraform
4 8 (1.01%) Prometheus
5 3 (0.38%) Puppet
6 2 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.25%) Kibana
6 2 (0.25%) logstash
6 2 (0.25%) Mesos
6 2 (0.25%) QRadar
6 2 (0.25%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.25%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Graphite
7 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.13%) Icinga
7 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.13%) Packer
Vendors
1 82 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 39 (4.92%) Oracle
3 28 (3.53%) Cisco
4 19 (2.40%) Google
5 10 (1.26%) Splunk
6 9 (1.13%) Red Hat
7 8 (1.01%) Canon
7 8 (1.01%) PagerDuty
7 8 (1.01%) SAP
7 8 (1.01%) VMware
8 7 (0.88%) IBM
8 7 (0.88%) Xamarin
9 5 (0.63%) Atlassian
9 5 (0.63%) Teradata
10 4 (0.50%) Cognizant
10 4 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.38%) CheckPoint
11 3 (0.38%) HP
11 3 (0.38%) NetApp
11 3 (0.38%) New Relic