Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 213 900 749
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 22.44% 34.70% 29.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 25.09% 36.96% 30.75%
Number of salaries quoted 131 601 485
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £34,250 £33,000 £33,200
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,031 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 849 2,435 2,436
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 89.46% 93.87% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 480 1,494 1,535
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,125 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.10% -0.79% +9.20%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,000 £28,747
90th Percentile £76,325 £72,500 £74,350
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 77 (36.15%) JavaScript
2 72 (33.80%) Software Engineering
3 54 (25.35%) Scrum
3 54 (25.35%) Java
4 53 (24.88%) C#
5 50 (23.47%) .NET
6 44 (20.66%) Finance
7 43 (20.19%) DevOps
8 41 (19.25%) Azure
9 40 (18.78%) AWS
9 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
10 34 (15.96%) Git (software)
11 32 (15.02%) AngularJS
12 31 (14.55%) React
12 31 (14.55%) SQL
12 31 (14.55%) HTML
13 30 (14.08%) Banking
14 29 (13.62%) Microsoft
15 28 (13.15%) Node.js
16 27 (12.68%) TDD
17 26 (12.21%) Microservices
18 25 (11.74%) Python
18 25 (11.74%) SQL Server
19 23 (10.80%) User Experience
20 22 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
20 22 (10.33%) Degree
21 21 (9.86%) MVC
21 21 (9.86%) ASP.NET
21 21 (9.86%) OO
21 21 (9.86%) Problem-Solving

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 5 (2.35%) Skype for Business
2 4 (1.88%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.88%) Confluence
3 3 (1.41%) Apache
3 3 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.47%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) JBoss
4 1 (0.47%) nginx
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (3.76%) Simulink
2 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (0.47%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 41 (19.25%) Azure
2 40 (18.78%) AWS
3 17 (7.98%) SaaS
4 10 (4.69%) GCP
5 7 (3.29%) Office 365
5 7 (3.29%) PaaS
6 6 (2.82%) Power Platform
7 4 (1.88%) G Suite
7 4 (1.88%) IaaS
7 4 (1.88%) Serverless
8 3 (1.41%) GitHub
9 2 (0.94%) Apigee
9 2 (0.94%) Trello
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.47%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.47%) Datadog
10 1 (0.47%) Kong
10 1 (0.47%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.82%) Firewall
2 3 (1.41%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.94%) Network Security
3 2 (0.94%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.47%) BIG-IP
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.47%) DHCP
4 1 (0.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.47%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.47%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.47%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.47%) SMS
4 1 (0.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.69%) MySQL
3 9 (4.23%) Big Data
3 9 (4.23%) NoSQL
3 9 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (3.76%) MariaDB
5 7 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.82%) GIS
6 6 (2.82%) Power BI
7 5 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.94%) Redis
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.47%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.47%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.47%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (15.96%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.45%) JIRA
3 12 (5.63%) Selenium
4 10 (4.69%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.23%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.76%) Bitbucket
6 8 (3.76%) PHPUnit
6 8 (3.76%) Rational DOORS
6 8 (3.76%) Rational Rhapsody
6 8 (3.76%) webpack
7 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 5 (2.35%) WebDriver
8 4 (1.88%) Bugzilla
8 4 (1.88%) HP UFT
8 4 (1.88%) SpecFlow
8 4 (1.88%) Subversion
8 4 (1.88%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.88%) TeamCity
8 4 (1.88%) TestLink
9 3 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 44 (20.66%) Finance
2 30 (14.08%) Banking
3 10 (4.69%) Retail
4 8 (3.76%) Aerospace
4 8 (3.76%) Automotive
4 8 (3.76%) Legal
5 6 (2.82%) Electronics
6 4 (1.88%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.88%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.41%) Marketing
8 2 (0.94%) Avionics
8 2 (0.94%) Back Office
8 2 (0.94%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Advertising
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (35.21%) Developer
2 37 (17.37%) Software Engineer
3 22 (10.33%) Senior Developer
4 19 (8.92%) .NET Developer
5 14 (6.57%) Analyst
6 10 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 10 (4.69%) Software Developer
7 9 (4.23%) PHP Developer
8 8 (3.76%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (3.76%) Java Developer
8 8 (3.76%) Lead Developer
8 8 (3.76%) Lead Software Engineer
9 7 (3.29%) Architect
9 7 (3.29%) Business Analyst
9 7 (3.29%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (3.29%) Designer
9 7 (3.29%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (3.29%) Test Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) .NET Software Engineer
10 6 (2.82%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (23.47%) .NET
2 32 (15.02%) AngularJS
3 31 (14.55%) HTML
3 31 (14.55%) React
4 28 (13.15%) Node.js
5 21 (9.86%) ASP.NET
6 20 (9.39%) HTML5
7 19 (8.92%) CSS
7 19 (8.92%) Web Services
8 18 (8.45%) REST
9 13 (6.10%) .NET Core
10 12 (5.63%) CSS3
11 11 (5.16%) RESTful
12 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (3.76%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (3.76%) Laravel
13 8 (3.76%) Spring
13 8 (3.76%) Symfony
14 7 (3.29%) Middleware
15 6 (2.82%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.80%) User Experience
2 14 (6.57%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.29%) Public Cloud
5 6 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.88%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (1.88%) Social Media
8 3 (1.41%) Cloud Native
8 3 (1.41%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.41%) PMI
9 2 (0.94%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.94%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) DataPower
10 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.47%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.47%) PKI
10 1 (0.47%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.39%) Linux
1 20 (9.39%) Windows
2 8 (3.76%) Android
2 8 (3.76%) Apple iOS
2 8 (3.76%) VxWorks
3 7 (3.29%) Unix
3 7 (3.29%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.47%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (33.80%) Software Engineering
2 54 (25.35%) Scrum
3 43 (20.19%) DevOps
4 40 (18.78%) Test Automation
5 27 (12.68%) TDD
6 26 (12.21%) Microservices
7 22 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
8 21 (9.86%) MVC
8 21 (9.86%) OO
8 21 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
9 19 (8.92%) Computer Science
10 18 (8.45%) BDD
10 18 (8.45%) Unit Testing
11 17 (7.98%) Mentoring
12 14 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (6.57%) Web Development
13 13 (6.10%) Artificial Intelligence
14 12 (5.63%) Analytics
14 12 (5.63%) Fintech
15 11 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (36.15%) JavaScript
2 54 (25.35%) Java
3 53 (24.88%) C#
4 31 (14.55%) SQL
5 25 (11.74%) Python
6 16 (7.51%) PHP
6 16 (7.51%) TypeScript
7 14 (6.57%) Scala
8 12 (5.63%) C++
9 10 (4.69%) ES6
10 9 (4.23%) Kotlin
10 9 (4.23%) Ruby
11 8 (3.76%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.82%) Clojure
13 4 (1.88%) Apple Swift
13 4 (1.88%) Google Apps Script
14 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.41%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.94%) C
15 2 (0.94%) F#
Qualifications
1 22 (10.33%) Degree
2 13 (6.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.41%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.94%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) CBAP
6 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.92%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) COBIT
2 2 (0.94%) NIST
System Software
1 18 (8.45%) Docker
2 4 (1.88%) Firmware
3 2 (0.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.47%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.47%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 18 (8.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.88%) Ansible
3 3 (1.41%) Puppet
4 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.94%) Terraform
5 1 (0.47%) CA Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.47%) Consul
5 1 (0.47%) Nagios
5 1 (0.47%) SCCM
5 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 29 (13.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.29%) Oracle
3 6 (2.82%) Cisco
3 6 (2.82%) Google
4 4 (1.88%) ESRI
4 4 (1.88%) FNZ
4 4 (1.88%) IBM
5 3 (1.41%) VMware
6 2 (0.94%) Adobe
6 2 (0.94%) CA
6 2 (0.94%) Capita
6 2 (0.94%) Citrix
6 2 (0.94%) Micro Focus
6 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 2 (0.94%) Splunk
6 2 (0.94%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.47%) Coverity
7 1 (0.47%) F5
7 1 (0.47%) Hortonworks
7 1 (0.47%) New Relic