Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 22 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 +5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 218 175 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.02% 8.02% 6.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 8.65% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 134 110 140
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.74% +3.89% +4.65%
10th Percentile £33,750 £33,050 £33,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £77,750 £61,375
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -

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 2,480 2,023 2,532
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 91.21% 92.76% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1,577 1,328 1,614
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £28,825
90th Percentile £68,300 £70,000 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,926
% change year-on-year - +4.83% +1.00%

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 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 203 (93.12%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (42.20%) C#
3 91 (41.74%) .NET
4 72 (33.03%) TDD
4 72 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
5 70 (32.11%) HTML
6 67 (30.73%) JavaScript
7 63 (28.90%) SQL Server
8 57 (26.15%) Degree
9 54 (24.77%) MVC
10 48 (22.02%) Java
10 48 (22.02%) ASP.NET
11 45 (20.64%) Test Automation
12 40 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (17.89%) SDLC
14 35 (16.06%) Waterfall
15 34 (15.60%) Kanban
16 33 (15.14%) SQL
17 32 (14.68%) Finance
17 32 (14.68%) DevOps
18 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
18 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering
19 29 (13.30%) Visual Studio
20 26 (11.93%) AngularJS
21 25 (11.47%) Project Management
21 25 (11.47%) Selenium
22 24 (11.01%) CSS
23 23 (10.55%) BDD
24 22 (10.09%) HTML5
24 22 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement

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 11 (5.05%) Confluence
2 7 (3.21%) JBoss
3 5 (2.29%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.83%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.83%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.38%) CMS
5 3 (1.38%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.46%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.46%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.13%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.38%) GitHub
3 3 (1.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) LAN
1 6 (2.75%) SMS
1 6 (2.75%) WAN
2 3 (1.38%) AMQP
2 3 (1.38%) SAN
3 2 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) Bluetooth
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.46%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.46%) MPLS
4 1 (0.46%) MQTT
4 1 (0.46%) VPN
4 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.96%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.83%) Big Data
4 4 (1.83%) GIS
4 4 (1.83%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.83%) Spatial Data
5 3 (1.38%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.92%) MySQL
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.46%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (0.46%) QGIS
7 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (13.30%) Visual Studio
2 25 (11.47%) Selenium
3 21 (9.63%) JIRA
4 12 (5.50%) JUnit
4 12 (5.50%) Protractor
5 11 (5.05%) Jasmine
5 11 (5.05%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (4.13%) Git (software)
6 9 (4.13%) SoapUI
7 8 (3.67%) TestNG
8 5 (2.29%) SpecFlow
9 4 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.83%) Maven
10 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.92%) Gradle
11 2 (0.92%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.92%) Subversion
12 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.46%) Trac
General
1 32 (14.68%) Finance
2 18 (8.26%) Advertising
3 14 (6.42%) Marketing
4 8 (3.67%) Banking
5 5 (2.29%) Legal
6 4 (1.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.92%) Retail
7 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) Games
8 1 (0.46%) Law
8 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 78 (35.78%) Developer
2 31 (14.22%) C# Developer
3 30 (13.76%) Project Manager
4 29 (13.30%) .NET Developer
5 19 (8.72%) Scrum Master
6 16 (7.34%) Java Developer
7 15 (6.88%) Agile Project Manager
7 15 (6.88%) Analyst
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Developer
8 13 (5.96%) Architect
8 13 (5.96%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.50%) Agile Scrum Master
9 12 (5.50%) Test Engineer
10 10 (4.59%) Test Leader
10 10 (4.59%) Tester
11 8 (3.67%) DevOps Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) IT Manager
11 8 (3.67%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (3.67%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.21%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (41.74%) .NET
2 70 (32.11%) HTML
3 48 (22.02%) ASP.NET
4 40 (18.35%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (11.93%) AngularJS
6 24 (11.01%) CSS
7 22 (10.09%) HTML5
8 18 (8.26%) React
9 16 (7.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (6.88%) XML
11 14 (6.42%) RESTful
12 12 (5.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 10 (4.59%) Node.js
13 10 (4.59%) Web Services
14 9 (4.13%) CSS3
14 9 (4.13%) KnockoutJS
15 8 (3.67%) SOAP
15 8 (3.67%) XSD
16 6 (2.75%) .NET Framework
16 6 (2.75%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.34%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.42%) Management Information System
3 11 (5.05%) User Experience
4 9 (4.13%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (3.21%) PMI
6 6 (2.75%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.83%) Fintech
8 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.46%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.46%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.59%) Linux
2 6 (2.75%) Windows
3 5 (2.29%) Unix
4 2 (0.92%) Android
4 2 (0.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.46%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (93.12%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (33.03%) Continuous Integration
2 72 (33.03%) TDD
3 54 (24.77%) MVC
4 45 (20.64%) Test Automation
5 39 (17.89%) SDLC
6 35 (16.06%) Waterfall
7 34 (15.60%) Kanban
8 32 (14.68%) DevOps
9 30 (13.76%) Software Engineering
10 25 (11.47%) Project Management
11 23 (10.55%) BDD
12 22 (10.09%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (10.09%) PRINCE2
13 19 (8.72%) OO
14 17 (7.80%) Mentoring
15 15 (6.88%) Coaching
16 13 (5.96%) Web Application Development
17 12 (5.50%) Defect Management
17 12 (5.50%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 92 (42.20%) C#
2 67 (30.73%) JavaScript
3 48 (22.02%) Java
4 33 (15.14%) SQL
5 11 (5.05%) Python
5 11 (5.05%) Scala
6 10 (4.59%) PHP
6 10 (4.59%) PL/SQL
7 8 (3.67%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.75%) C++
9 4 (1.83%) Ruby
10 2 (0.92%) Go
10 2 (0.92%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.46%) Perl
11 1 (0.46%) R
11 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.46%) VB
11 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 57 (26.15%) Degree
2 14 (6.42%) PMP
3 13 (5.96%) PMI Certification
4 11 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (5.05%) ISTQB
4 11 (5.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (1.38%) CAPM
6 2 (0.92%) CCIE
6 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.92%) ISEB
7 1 (0.46%) CCIE Data Center
7 1 (0.46%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (0.46%) CISSP
7 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.88%) QA
2 5 (2.29%) PMO
3 4 (1.83%) PMBOK
4 3 (1.38%) GDPR
5 1 (0.46%) BS7666
5 1 (0.46%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (2.75%) Docker
2 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.38%) Ansible
2 3 (1.38%) Puppet
3 2 (0.92%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.46%) HockeyApp
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (13.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.26%) Oracle
3 12 (5.50%) Facebook
4 6 (2.75%) HP
5 5 (2.29%) Cisco
6 4 (1.83%) iManage
7 2 (0.92%) VMware
8 1 (0.46%) Charles River
8 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.46%) CyberArk
8 1 (0.46%) hybris
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.46%) SAP
8 1 (0.46%) Varonis
8 1 (0.46%) Xamarin