Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
12 Dec 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 775 706 695
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 30.55% 26.60% 30.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.51% 28.75% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 493 495 484
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £45,830 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.64% +1.84% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,203
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,750 £70,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 2,384 2,456 2,171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.97% 92.54% 93.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,515 1,444
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £29,825
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% - +4.71%

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 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 237 (30.58%) Java
2 213 (27.48%) Finance
3 212 (27.35%) JavaScript
4 197 (25.42%) Scrum
5 190 (24.52%) C#
6 181 (23.35%) SQL
7 170 (21.94%) .NET
8 168 (21.68%) Software Engineering
9 160 (20.65%) Test Automation
10 143 (18.45%) AngularJS
11 120 (15.48%) HTML
12 118 (15.23%) CSS
13 116 (14.97%) Python
14 115 (14.84%) Mentoring
15 114 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
16 111 (14.32%) React
17 110 (14.19%) Degree
18 107 (13.81%) TDD
19 106 (13.68%) SQL Server
20 98 (12.65%) MVC
21 96 (12.39%) OO
22 87 (11.23%) DevOps
23 85 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
24 82 (10.58%) SDLC
24 82 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
25 80 (10.32%) Microsoft
26 78 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
27 72 (9.29%) Git (software)
28 69 (8.90%) Linux
29 67 (8.65%) 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 (2.97%) IIS
2 20 (2.58%) Apache Spark
2 20 (2.58%) Confluence
3 18 (2.32%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (2.06%) JBoss
5 11 (1.42%) SAS
6 9 (1.16%) Apache
7 3 (0.39%) CMS
7 3 (0.39%) concrete5
7 3 (0.39%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.39%) Sonic ESB
7 3 (0.39%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.26%) WordPress
9 1 (0.13%) CICS
9 1 (0.13%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.13%) Mendix
9 1 (0.13%) Moodle
9 1 (0.13%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.13%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (0.65%) Markit EDM
3 3 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.13%) Magento
4 1 (0.13%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.13%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 85 (10.97%) Amazon AWS
2 78 (10.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (4.39%) SaaS
4 18 (2.32%) npm
5 16 (2.06%) GitHub
6 12 (1.55%) Slack
7 10 (1.29%) PaaS
8 9 (1.16%) Office 365
9 8 (1.03%) OpenShift
10 7 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
11 6 (0.77%) Serverless
12 5 (0.65%) Yarn
13 4 (0.52%) IaaS
14 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
14 2 (0.26%) Amazon EMR
14 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
14 2 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
14 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
14 2 (0.26%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.06%) Firewall
2 15 (1.94%) Network Security
3 14 (1.81%) Wireless
4 12 (1.55%) Cisco Wireless
4 12 (1.55%) Internet
4 12 (1.55%) LAN
4 12 (1.55%) SMS
4 12 (1.55%) WAN
4 12 (1.55%) Wireless Security
5 4 (0.52%) HTTP
6 3 (0.39%) SSL
7 2 (0.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.26%) Modbus
7 2 (0.26%) SAN
7 2 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.26%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.13%) AMQP
8 1 (0.13%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (13.68%) SQL Server
2 37 (4.77%) MySQL
3 34 (4.39%) Relational Database
4 31 (4.00%) NoSQL
5 23 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (2.71%) MongoDB
7 16 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 14 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (1.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (1.55%) SQLite
10 11 (1.42%) RDBMS
11 9 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (1.03%) Oracle Database
12 8 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.90%) Big Data
14 5 (0.65%) Power BI
14 5 (0.65%) Qlik Sense
14 5 (0.65%) QlikView
14 5 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.52%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 72 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 56 (7.23%) Selenium
3 49 (6.32%) Cucumber
4 47 (6.06%) Visual Studio
5 46 (5.94%) JIRA
6 45 (5.81%) Jenkins
7 36 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 36 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
8 27 (3.48%) TeamCity
9 19 (2.45%) NUnit
10 16 (2.06%) Ranorex
11 15 (1.94%) webpack
12 13 (1.68%) Bitbucket
13 12 (1.55%) Eclipse
13 12 (1.55%) git-flow
13 12 (1.55%) Protractor
13 12 (1.55%) Subversion
14 10 (1.29%) JUnit
15 8 (1.03%) JMeter
16 7 (0.90%) IntelliJ
General
1 213 (27.48%) Finance
2 51 (6.58%) Banking
3 28 (3.61%) Retail
4 26 (3.35%) Marketing
5 15 (1.94%) Electronics
6 12 (1.55%) Games
7 11 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.03%) Advertising
9 7 (0.90%) Automotive
10 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.26%) Billing
11 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.26%) Legal
12 1 (0.13%) Military
12 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 233 (30.06%) Developer
2 90 (11.61%) Software Engineer
3 80 (10.32%) Java Developer
4 74 (9.55%) Analyst
5 70 (9.03%) Software Developer
6 66 (8.52%) .NET Developer
7 56 (7.23%) Architect
7 56 (7.23%) Senior Developer
8 44 (5.68%) C# Developer
9 43 (5.55%) Business Analyst
10 42 (5.42%) Test Engineer
11 39 (5.03%) Development Manager
11 39 (5.03%) Project Manager
12 38 (4.90%) Java Engineer
13 35 (4.52%) .NET Software Developer
14 34 (4.39%) C# .NET Developer
15 33 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
15 33 (4.26%) Java Software Engineer
16 29 (3.74%) .NET Software Engineer
17 28 (3.61%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 170 (21.94%) .NET
2 143 (18.45%) AngularJS
3 120 (15.48%) HTML
4 118 (15.23%) CSS
5 111 (14.32%) React
6 63 (8.13%) HTML5
7 58 (7.48%) jQuery
8 55 (7.10%) Node.js
9 51 (6.58%) ASP.NET
10 49 (6.32%) REST
11 46 (5.94%) CSS3
11 46 (5.94%) RESTful
11 46 (5.94%) Spring
12 39 (5.03%) Sass
13 38 (4.90%) Web Services
14 37 (4.77%) Gherkin
15 35 (4.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (4.00%) .NET Framework
16 31 (4.00%) JSON
17 30 (3.87%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 54 (6.97%) Fintech
2 53 (6.84%) User Experience
3 43 (5.55%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (5.16%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (3.61%) Greenfield Project
6 22 (2.84%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.58%) Data Centre
8 16 (2.06%) Algorithms
9 11 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
10 10 (1.29%) Public Cloud
11 9 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.16%) Virtual Team
12 8 (1.03%) Cloud Native
12 8 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
13 7 (0.90%) DataPower
14 5 (0.65%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.52%) GPGPU
16 3 (0.39%) Blog
16 3 (0.39%) Internet of Things
16 3 (0.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 69 (8.90%) Linux
2 42 (5.42%) Windows
3 11 (1.42%) Android
3 11 (1.42%) Windows Server
4 10 (1.29%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.52%) Unix
6 2 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.13%) AIX
7 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (25.42%) Scrum
2 168 (21.68%) Software Engineering
3 160 (20.65%) Test Automation
4 115 (14.84%) Mentoring
5 114 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
6 107 (13.81%) TDD
7 98 (12.65%) MVC
8 96 (12.39%) OO
9 87 (11.23%) DevOps
10 82 (10.58%) Problem-Solving
10 82 (10.58%) SDLC
11 67 (8.65%) Coaching
11 67 (8.65%) Microservices
12 65 (8.39%) Continuous Delivery
13 62 (8.00%) BDD
14 58 (7.48%) Stakeholder Management
15 57 (7.35%) Computer Science
16 56 (7.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 55 (7.10%) Project Management
18 52 (6.71%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 237 (30.58%) Java
2 212 (27.35%) JavaScript
3 190 (24.52%) C#
4 181 (23.35%) SQL
5 116 (14.97%) Python
6 38 (4.90%) PHP
7 28 (3.61%) C++
7 28 (3.61%) ES6
7 28 (3.61%) Ruby
8 27 (3.48%) PowerShell
9 26 (3.35%) PL/SQL
10 16 (2.06%) TypeScript
11 8 (1.03%) Java 8
12 7 (0.90%) T-SQL
13 6 (0.77%) ES7
13 6 (0.77%) F#
14 5 (0.65%) C
14 5 (0.65%) R
14 5 (0.65%) Scala
15 4 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 110 (14.19%) Degree
2 29 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.55%) CCDP
3 12 (1.55%) CCNP
3 12 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 8 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (0.90%) ISEB
7 6 (0.77%) CISSP
7 6 (0.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (0.65%) CISMP
9 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.52%) Numerate Degree
10 3 (0.39%) CISM
10 3 (0.39%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 3 (0.39%) SANS
11 2 (0.26%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.26%) PhD
11 2 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (6.32%) QA
2 12 (1.55%) GDPR
3 9 (1.16%) PMO
4 6 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.65%) P3O
6 4 (0.52%) IEC 61508
6 4 (0.52%) ISO 26262
6 4 (0.52%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.52%) MISRA
6 4 (0.52%) MISRA C
6 4 (0.52%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.26%) IEC 61131
System Software
1 48 (6.19%) Docker
2 25 (3.23%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.26%) HDFS
4 2 (0.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 29 (3.74%) Kubernetes
2 15 (1.94%) Ansible
3 10 (1.29%) Terraform
4 4 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (0.39%) Mesos
6 2 (0.26%) Kibana
6 2 (0.26%) logstash
6 2 (0.26%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.26%) Puppet
6 2 (0.26%) QRadar
6 2 (0.26%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.13%) Graphite
7 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
7 1 (0.13%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.13%) Icinga
7 1 (0.13%) Packer
7 1 (0.13%) Rundeck
7 1 (0.13%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (4.77%) Oracle
3 15 (1.94%) Cisco
4 13 (1.68%) Atlassian
5 12 (1.55%) IBM
5 12 (1.55%) Twitter
6 11 (1.42%) SAP
7 9 (1.16%) Red Hat
8 8 (1.03%) Google
8 8 (1.03%) Teradata
8 8 (1.03%) Xamarin
9 7 (0.90%) Mashery
9 7 (0.90%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.65%) VMware
11 4 (0.52%) Informatica
11 4 (0.52%) Renesas
11 4 (0.52%) ServiceNow
12 3 (0.39%) NetApp
12 3 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.39%) Zend