Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 24 35
Rank change year-on-year -7 +11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 158 221 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.17% 8.68% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.67% 9.15% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 126 127
Edinburgh median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% -11.23%
10th Percentile £31,280 £33,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £82,000 £72,500 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £48,752 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.34% - -2.17%

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 2,059 2,414 2,499
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.42% 94.85% 92.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,121 1,451 1,507
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,162 £46,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.82% +8.24% -5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,705
% change year-on-year - +0.66% +2.77%

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 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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.

1 148 (93.67%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (42.41%) JavaScript
3 54 (34.18%) Finance
4 49 (31.01%) Software Engineering
5 44 (27.85%) Java
6 41 (25.95%) Problem-Solving
7 40 (25.32%) DevOps
7 40 (25.32%) Azure
8 37 (23.42%) .NET
9 34 (21.52%) C#
9 34 (21.52%) Docker
10 33 (20.89%) Kanban
11 29 (18.35%) Node.js
12 28 (17.72%) AngularJS
12 28 (17.72%) Fintech
13 27 (17.09%) Git (software)
13 27 (17.09%) HTML
14 26 (16.46%) Test Automation
15 25 (15.82%) Banking
15 25 (15.82%) Microservices
16 24 (15.19%) CSS
16 24 (15.19%) Linux
17 23 (14.56%) Python
17 23 (14.56%) Kubernetes
18 21 (13.29%) GCP
18 21 (13.29%) SQL
19 20 (12.66%) Windows
19 20 (12.66%) Google
20 19 (12.03%) Ruby
20 19 (12.03%) HTML5

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 10 (6.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (3.16%) Confluence
3 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Simulink
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 40 (25.32%) Azure
2 21 (13.29%) GCP
3 12 (7.59%) AWS
3 12 (7.59%) G Suite
3 12 (7.59%) GitHub
3 12 (7.59%) SaaS
4 10 (6.33%) IaaS
5 8 (5.06%) Azure Stack
5 8 (5.06%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (1.27%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.27%) BrowserStack
6 2 (1.27%) PaaS
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.33%) Firewall
2 2 (1.27%) FTP
2 2 (1.27%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) MongoDB
3 9 (5.70%) Cosmos DB
4 3 (1.90%) Big Data
4 3 (1.90%) MySQL
4 3 (1.90%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.27%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.27%) DB2
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.63%) Impala
6 1 (0.63%) QlikView
6 1 (0.63%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 27 (17.09%) Git (software)
2 15 (9.49%) Jenkins
3 12 (7.59%) Selenium
3 12 (7.59%) Subversion
4 10 (6.33%) IBM UrbanCode
4 10 (6.33%) JIRA
4 10 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.06%) SonarQube
5 8 (5.06%) Visual Studio
6 5 (3.16%) Protractor
7 4 (2.53%) Cucumber
7 4 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.53%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.90%) Hudson
8 3 (1.90%) Mocha
8 3 (1.90%) Rational DOORS
8 3 (1.90%) Rational Rhapsody
9 2 (1.27%) Ant
9 2 (1.27%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.27%) Mercurial
General
1 54 (34.18%) Finance
2 25 (15.82%) Banking
3 17 (10.76%) Retail
4 7 (4.43%) Automotive
5 5 (3.16%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.53%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.90%) Aerospace
7 3 (1.90%) Games
7 3 (1.90%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.27%) Avionics
9 1 (0.63%) Advertising
9 1 (0.63%) Law
9 1 (0.63%) Marketing
9 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (25.32%) Developer
2 26 (16.46%) Software Engineer
3 18 (11.39%) Analyst
4 17 (10.76%) Scrum Master
5 14 (8.86%) Business Analyst
6 12 (7.59%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (6.33%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.06%) Test Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) .NET Developer
9 7 (4.43%) Senior Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Project Manager
10 6 (3.80%) Software Developer
10 6 (3.80%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.16%) Implementation Manager
11 5 (3.16%) QA Engineer
11 5 (3.16%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.16%) Technical Developer
12 4 (2.53%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (23.42%) .NET
2 29 (18.35%) Node.js
3 28 (17.72%) AngularJS
4 27 (17.09%) HTML
5 24 (15.19%) CSS
6 19 (12.03%) HTML5
7 17 (10.76%) CSS3
8 14 (8.86%) React
8 14 (8.86%) Spring
9 12 (7.59%) .NET Framework
9 12 (7.59%) Express
10 9 (5.70%) Spring Boot
11 7 (4.43%) .NET Core
11 7 (4.43%) Velocity
11 7 (4.43%) Web Services
12 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET
12 6 (3.80%) Ruby on Rails
13 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (3.16%) RESTful
14 4 (2.53%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.39%) User Experience
2 10 (6.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (5.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (5.06%) Public Cloud
4 6 (3.80%) Smart Home
5 4 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.53%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (2.53%) Mainframe
5 4 (2.53%) Media Streaming
5 4 (2.53%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (2.53%) Social Media
6 3 (1.90%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.63%) Animation
8 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.63%) Smart Energy
8 1 (0.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Linux
2 20 (12.66%) Windows
3 10 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (6.33%) Windows Server
4 8 (5.06%) Unix
5 4 (2.53%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.90%) Android
6 3 (1.90%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (93.67%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.01%) Software Engineering
3 41 (25.95%) Problem-Solving
4 40 (25.32%) DevOps
5 33 (20.89%) Kanban
6 28 (17.72%) Fintech
7 26 (16.46%) Test Automation
8 25 (15.82%) Microservices
9 19 (12.03%) OO
10 18 (11.39%) Coaching
11 17 (10.76%) Mentoring
11 17 (10.76%) TDD
12 16 (10.13%) SDLC
12 16 (10.13%) Web Application Development
13 15 (9.49%) Artificial Intelligence
13 15 (9.49%) Pair Programming
14 14 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
14 14 (8.86%) Sprint Planning
15 13 (8.23%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (8.23%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (42.41%) JavaScript
2 44 (27.85%) Java
3 34 (21.52%) C#
4 23 (14.56%) Python
5 21 (13.29%) SQL
6 19 (12.03%) Ruby
7 18 (11.39%) Groovy
8 10 (6.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.80%) TypeScript
10 5 (3.16%) C++
11 4 (2.53%) PHP
11 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.90%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.90%) PL/SQL
13 2 (1.27%) ES6
14 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.63%) C
14 1 (0.63%) Java 8
14 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.63%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (7.59%) Degree
2 5 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.27%) PMP
5 1 (0.63%) ISEB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) GDPR
2 1 (0.63%) PMO
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (21.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.63%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 23 (14.56%) Kubernetes
2 19 (12.03%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (6.33%) Ansible
3 10 (6.33%) Terraform
4 1 (0.63%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.63%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.63%) Puppet
4 1 (0.63%) Rancher
Vendors
1 20 (12.66%) Google
2 17 (10.76%) Microsoft
3 14 (8.86%) IBM
4 10 (6.33%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.53%) Oracle
6 3 (1.90%) Informatica
7 2 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.63%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.63%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.63%) Capita
8 1 (0.63%) Facebook
8 1 (0.63%) UiPath
8 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.63%) YouTube