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 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 28 28
Rank change year-on-year -9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 63 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.64% 6.47% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.05% 7.11% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 44 60 58
Median salary £50,000 £46,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.95% +3.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £38,850 £30,150
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £67,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Scrum is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1041 1224 1195
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.11% 91.07% 89.18%
Number of salaries quoted 672 827 708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Scrum as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 151 (94.97%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
3 64 (40.25%) Finance
4 59 (37.11%) .NET
5 58 (36.48%) C#
6 52 (32.70%) Java
7 51 (32.08%) TDD
8 45 (28.30%) AngularJS
9 44 (27.67%) HTML
10 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
11 41 (25.79%) ASP.NET
12 39 (24.53%) CSS
12 39 (24.53%) JavaScript
13 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
14 36 (22.64%) Visual Studio
14 36 (22.64%) Git (software)
15 30 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 30 (18.87%) SQL
16 29 (18.24%) Selenium
17 28 (17.61%) MVC
18 26 (16.35%) Open Source
19 25 (15.72%) Spring
20 23 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
20 23 (14.47%) SDLC
21 22 (13.84%) Oracle
21 22 (13.84%) SOA
21 22 (13.84%) OO
21 22 (13.84%) MS Excel
22 21 (13.21%) Linux
23 20 (12.58%) Software Engineering

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 19 (11.95%) JBoss
2 8 (5.03%) Alfresco
2 8 (5.03%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.03%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (3.77%) CMS
4 4 (2.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.89%) Confluence
5 3 (1.89%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.26%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (1.26%) Drupal
6 2 (1.26%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.63%) nginx
7 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 22 (13.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS Office
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project
2 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.40%) Sonata
2 5 (3.14%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.89%) SaaS
4 2 (1.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.63%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (27.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.29%) MongoDB
3 8 (5.03%) Big Data
3 8 (5.03%) Hadoop
3 8 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (4.40%) Neo4j
4 7 (4.40%) Pentaho
5 6 (3.77%) MySQL
5 6 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.26%) GIS
8 2 (1.26%) Redis
8 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 36 (22.64%) Git (software)
1 36 (22.64%) Visual Studio
2 30 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (18.24%) Selenium
4 15 (9.43%) Maven
4 15 (9.43%) Subversion
5 14 (8.81%) Jenkins
6 11 (6.92%) Bower
6 11 (6.92%) Grunt
6 11 (6.92%) gulp
6 11 (6.92%) JIRA
7 8 (5.03%) Artifactory
8 7 (4.40%) Talend Open Studio
8 7 (4.40%) WebDriver
9 6 (3.77%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.14%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.14%) MSTest
10 5 (3.14%) NUnit
11 4 (2.52%) JUnit
12 3 (1.89%) Ant
General
1 64 (40.25%) Finance
2 7 (4.40%) Banking
3 2 (1.26%) Back Office
3 2 (1.26%) Retail
3 2 (1.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (42.14%) Developer
2 22 (13.84%) Analyst
3 19 (11.95%) Java Developer
3 19 (11.95%) Senior Developer
4 18 (11.32%) Programmer
5 17 (10.69%) Project Manager
6 16 (10.06%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 16 (10.06%) .NET Programmer
6 16 (10.06%) Analyst Programmer
7 15 (9.43%) C# Programmer
8 14 (8.81%) C# Developer
8 14 (8.81%) Test Engineer
9 12 (7.55%) Software Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.92%) Senior UI Developer
10 11 (6.92%) Test Automation Engineer
10 11 (6.92%) UI Developer
11 9 (5.66%) Architect
12 8 (5.03%) Support Analyst
12 8 (5.03%) Support Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (37.11%) .NET
2 45 (28.30%) AngularJS
3 44 (27.67%) HTML
4 41 (25.79%) ASP.NET
5 39 (24.53%) CSS
6 25 (15.72%) Spring
7 18 (11.32%) .NET Framework
7 18 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (11.32%) Hibernate
8 16 (10.06%) jQuery
9 15 (9.43%) Sass
9 15 (9.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 15 (9.43%) XML
10 14 (8.81%) Gherkin
10 14 (8.81%) Web Services
11 13 (8.18%) HTML5
12 12 (7.55%) Ajax
12 12 (7.55%) Java EE
12 12 (7.55%) RESTful
13 11 (6.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.47%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (9.43%) User Experience
3 10 (6.29%) Fintech
4 6 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.77%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.89%) Social Media
6 2 (1.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.26%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.63%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.21%) Linux
2 7 (4.40%) Android
2 7 (4.40%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.52%) Windows
4 2 (1.26%) Mac OS
4 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.26%) Unix
5 1 (0.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (94.97%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (41.51%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (32.08%) TDD
4 28 (17.61%) MVC
5 26 (16.35%) Open Source
6 23 (14.47%) SDLC
7 22 (13.84%) OO
7 22 (13.84%) SOA
8 20 (12.58%) Kanban
8 20 (12.58%) Software Engineering
9 18 (11.32%) BDD
9 18 (11.32%) Infrastructure Management
10 16 (10.06%) Project Management
10 16 (10.06%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (8.18%) Functional Testing
11 13 (8.18%) Microservices
11 13 (8.18%) PRINCE2
11 13 (8.18%) Waterfall
12 12 (7.55%) DevOps
12 12 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (36.48%) C#
2 52 (32.70%) Java
3 39 (24.53%) JavaScript
4 30 (18.87%) SQL
5 14 (8.81%) PL/SQL
6 11 (6.92%) Python
7 7 (4.40%) PHP
8 3 (1.89%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.26%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.55%) Degree
2 10 (6.29%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.40%) ISEB
4 6 (3.77%) CISSP
5 3 (1.89%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.63%) PMP
6 1 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.66%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.14%) Puppet
3 4 (2.52%) Ansible
3 4 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (23.27%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.84%) Oracle
3 7 (4.40%) FNZ
3 7 (4.40%) Talend
4 4 (2.52%) Citrix
4 4 (2.52%) HP
4 4 (2.52%) Symantec
5 3 (1.89%) Google
5 3 (1.89%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.26%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.26%) CA Agile Central
6 2 (1.26%) Cisco
6 2 (1.26%) Splunk
6 2 (1.26%) Tableau
6 2 (1.26%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.63%) Cognos
7 1 (0.63%) Twitter
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 + extensive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lloyds Banking Group
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago