Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 31 26
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 244 148 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.25% 6.73% 8.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.99% 7.20% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 148 113 155
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £33,750 £34,500
90th Percentile £66,625 £81,250 £64,750
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Scrum 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 2,443 2,055 2,309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 92.64% 93.41% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,599 1,320 1,484
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,280 £68,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Scrum in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 232 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (43.85%) C#
3 101 (41.39%) .NET
4 87 (35.66%) JavaScript
5 86 (35.25%) HTML
6 72 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
7 68 (27.87%) TDD
7 68 (27.87%) SQL Server
8 65 (26.64%) MVC
9 60 (24.59%) ASP.NET
10 56 (22.95%) Java
11 53 (21.72%) SQL
12 52 (21.31%) Degree
13 49 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (18.44%) SDLC
15 42 (17.21%) Test Automation
16 41 (16.80%) CSS
17 40 (16.39%) Software Engineering
18 38 (15.57%) Microsoft
19 33 (13.52%) Finance
20 32 (13.11%) DevOps
21 31 (12.70%) Visual Studio
21 31 (12.70%) Kanban
22 29 (11.89%) BDD
22 29 (11.89%) AngularJS
23 28 (11.48%) HTML5
24 27 (11.07%) Continuous Improvement
25 26 (10.66%) RESTful
26 25 (10.25%) React
26 25 (10.25%) Project Management

Scrum
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 9 (3.69%) JBoss
2 7 (2.87%) Confluence
3 4 (1.64%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.64%) CMS
4 3 (1.23%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.82%) Apache
5 2 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.41%) IIS
6 1 (0.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (4.92%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.82%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.82%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.46%) SMS
2 3 (1.23%) SAN
3 2 (0.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (27.87%) SQL Server
2 17 (6.97%) SQL Server 2016
3 8 (3.28%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.46%) Big Data
5 4 (1.64%) GIS
5 4 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.64%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.64%) Spatial Data
6 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.23%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.23%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.41%) MySQL
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 31 (12.70%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.02%) Selenium
3 18 (7.38%) Protractor
4 15 (6.15%) JIRA
5 14 (5.74%) Jasmine
5 14 (5.74%) JUnit
6 12 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (4.92%) TestNG
7 9 (3.69%) SoapUI
8 7 (2.87%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.46%) SpecFlow
10 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 4 (1.64%) Visual Studio Team System
12 3 (1.23%) Eclipse
12 3 (1.23%) Gradle
12 3 (1.23%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.23%) Maven
13 2 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.41%) Bitbucket
14 1 (0.41%) Xcode
General
1 33 (13.52%) Finance
2 24 (9.84%) Marketing
3 21 (8.61%) Advertising
4 6 (2.46%) Retail
5 5 (2.05%) Banking
6 2 (0.82%) Billing
6 2 (0.82%) Games
6 2 (0.82%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 104 (42.62%) Developer
2 35 (14.34%) .NET Developer
3 29 (11.89%) C# Developer
4 22 (9.02%) Java Developer
5 21 (8.61%) Scrum Master
6 20 (8.20%) Analyst
7 18 (7.38%) Senior Developer
8 17 (6.97%) Software Developer
9 15 (6.15%) Project Manager
10 13 (5.33%) Agile Scrum Master
10 13 (5.33%) Software Engineer
11 12 (4.92%) Tester
12 10 (4.10%) Architect
13 9 (3.69%) Agile Project Manager
13 9 (3.69%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (3.69%) Test Engineer
14 8 (3.28%) Automation Tester
14 8 (3.28%) Lead Developer
15 7 (2.87%) Junior
15 7 (2.87%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (41.39%) .NET
2 86 (35.25%) HTML
3 60 (24.59%) ASP.NET
4 49 (20.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 41 (16.80%) CSS
6 29 (11.89%) AngularJS
7 28 (11.48%) HTML5
8 26 (10.66%) RESTful
9 25 (10.25%) React
10 20 (8.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 17 (6.97%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (6.15%) CSS3
13 13 (5.33%) Node.js
14 12 (4.92%) Web Services
15 11 (4.51%) XML
16 10 (4.10%) Hibernate
17 8 (3.28%) .NET Framework
17 8 (3.28%) Spring
18 7 (2.87%) jQuery
18 7 (2.87%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.56%) User Experience
2 15 (6.15%) Computer Science
3 14 (5.74%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (4.92%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (4.10%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (2.46%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.46%) PMI
8 4 (1.64%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.64%) Fintech
9 2 (0.82%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.82%) SCADA
9 2 (0.82%) Social Media
10 1 (0.41%) Blog
10 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.41%) iPad
10 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.64%) Android
1 4 (1.64%) Apple iOS
1 4 (1.64%) Linux
2 3 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 232 (95.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (29.51%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (27.87%) TDD
4 65 (26.64%) MVC
5 45 (18.44%) SDLC
6 42 (17.21%) Test Automation
7 40 (16.39%) Software Engineering
8 32 (13.11%) DevOps
9 31 (12.70%) Kanban
10 29 (11.89%) BDD
11 27 (11.07%) Continuous Improvement
12 25 (10.25%) Project Management
13 24 (9.84%) Waterfall
14 21 (8.61%) OO
15 20 (8.20%) Open Source
15 20 (8.20%) Web Application Development
16 18 (7.38%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (6.97%) Dependency Injection
18 15 (6.15%) Coaching
19 13 (5.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 107 (43.85%) C#
2 87 (35.66%) JavaScript
3 56 (22.95%) Java
4 53 (21.72%) SQL
5 13 (5.33%) PL/SQL
6 11 (4.51%) PHP
7 9 (3.69%) Scala
8 8 (3.28%) C++
8 8 (3.28%) Python
9 6 (2.46%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.64%) Ruby
10 4 (1.64%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.82%) Java 8
11 2 (0.82%) Java 9
12 1 (0.41%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.41%) Groovy
12 1 (0.41%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.41%) R
12 1 (0.41%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (21.31%) Degree
2 13 (5.33%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.92%) PMP
4 8 (3.28%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.23%) CAPM
7 2 (0.82%) CISM
7 2 (0.82%) CISMP
7 2 (0.82%) CISSP
7 2 (0.82%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
7 2 (0.82%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.82%) SANS
8 1 (0.41%) ISEB
8 1 (0.41%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.56%) QA
2 4 (1.64%) GDPR
3 2 (0.82%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.82%) PMO
4 1 (0.41%) BS7666
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.41%) PMBOK
System Software
1 7 (2.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) Ansible
2 2 (0.82%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.82%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
3 1 (0.41%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 38 (15.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.84%) Oracle
3 17 (6.97%) Facebook
4 4 (1.64%) Google
5 3 (1.23%) HP
5 3 (1.23%) Pega
5 3 (1.23%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.82%) Saba
6 2 (0.82%) Tableau
7 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.41%) iManage
7 1 (0.41%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.41%) Twitter