Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 27 22
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 212 184 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.37% 6.92% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.91% 7.47% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 122 124 145
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% -12.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £35,100 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,750 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.58% - +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 2,380 2,462 2,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 94.00% 92.59% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,448 1,523 1,427
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +1.12%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,100 £29,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,603 £44,500
% change year-on-year +0.89% +0.23% +4.71%

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 197 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (33.02%) C#
3 67 (31.60%) Finance
4 65 (30.66%) JavaScript
5 56 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
5 56 (26.42%) AngularJS
6 55 (25.94%) Java
7 51 (24.06%) Kanban
8 49 (23.11%) .NET
9 47 (22.17%) SQL
10 42 (19.81%) React
11 41 (19.34%) SDLC
11 41 (19.34%) OO
12 39 (18.40%) HTML
12 39 (18.40%) CSS
13 38 (17.92%) Visual Studio
14 36 (16.98%) Test Automation
15 35 (16.51%) Selenium
15 35 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
16 34 (16.04%) Python
17 33 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
18 32 (15.09%) TDD
19 31 (14.62%) SQL Server
20 28 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
21 27 (12.74%) MVC
22 26 (12.26%) Degree
23 25 (11.79%) Continuous Improvement
24 24 (11.32%) Software Engineering
24 24 (11.32%) ASP.NET
25 22 (10.38%) Microsoft

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 14 (6.60%) Confluence
2 13 (6.13%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (1.89%) SAS
4 3 (1.42%) JBoss
5 2 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.47%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (16.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (15.57%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (8.96%) SaaS
4 12 (5.66%) Slack
5 5 (2.36%) npm
5 5 (2.36%) Yarn
6 2 (0.94%) GitHub
6 2 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.94%) PaaS
7 1 (0.47%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) HTTP
1 1 (0.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.55%) MySQL
3 15 (7.08%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.60%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.13%) MongoDB
6 12 (5.66%) SQLite
7 5 (2.36%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.42%) DataStage
9 3 (1.42%) IBM InfoSphere
9 3 (1.42%) MS Access
9 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.94%) Big Data
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.47%) Power BI
11 1 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
11 1 (0.47%) QlikView
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (17.92%) Visual Studio
2 35 (16.51%) Selenium
3 22 (10.38%) Git (software)
4 20 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (7.55%) JIRA
6 15 (7.08%) SpecFlow
7 14 (6.60%) Ranorex
8 13 (6.13%) Cucumber
9 12 (5.66%) Bitbucket
9 12 (5.66%) git-flow
10 8 (3.77%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.83%) Gerrit
11 6 (2.83%) JUnit
11 6 (2.83%) Protractor
12 5 (2.36%) Clang
12 5 (2.36%) Jasmine
12 5 (2.36%) webpack
13 4 (1.89%) TestNG
14 3 (1.42%) TeamCity
15 2 (0.94%) SoapUI
General
1 67 (31.60%) Finance
2 17 (8.02%) Retail
3 9 (4.25%) Banking
4 8 (3.77%) Electronics
4 8 (3.77%) Games
5 5 (2.36%) Automotive
6 4 (1.89%) Marketing
7 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.42%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 78 (36.79%) Developer
2 28 (13.21%) Software Developer
3 26 (12.26%) Analyst
4 22 (10.38%) Business Analyst
5 19 (8.96%) Senior Developer
6 17 (8.02%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (7.08%) QA Engineer
8 14 (6.60%) .NET Developer
8 14 (6.60%) QA Automation Engineer
8 14 (6.60%) Scrum Master
8 14 (6.60%) Senior Software Developer
9 12 (5.66%) Java Developer
10 11 (5.19%) C# Developer
11 9 (4.25%) Lead Developer
11 9 (4.25%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (4.25%) Software Engineer
11 9 (4.25%) Test Engineer
12 8 (3.77%) .NET Software Developer
12 8 (3.77%) Automation Engineer
12 8 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (26.42%) AngularJS
2 49 (23.11%) .NET
3 42 (19.81%) React
4 39 (18.40%) CSS
4 39 (18.40%) HTML
5 24 (11.32%) ASP.NET
6 19 (8.96%) HTML5
7 17 (8.02%) CSS3
7 17 (8.02%) jQuery
8 16 (7.55%) Node.js
8 16 (7.55%) Symfony
9 14 (6.60%) .NET Framework
9 14 (6.60%) Gherkin
10 13 (6.13%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (6.13%) RESTful
11 12 (5.66%) LESS
12 9 (4.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (2.36%) HATEOAS
13 5 (2.36%) OAuth
13 5 (2.36%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.91%) User Experience
2 15 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.60%) Greenfield Project
4 12 (5.66%) Fintech
5 9 (4.25%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (3.30%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (2.36%) GPGPU
9 4 (1.89%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.42%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.94%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.47%) Blog
12 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.47%) FMCG
12 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.47%) Replication
12 1 (0.47%) Robotics
12 1 (0.47%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.89%) Linux
2 3 (1.42%) AIX
2 3 (1.42%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.94%) Android
3 2 (0.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (92.92%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
3 51 (24.06%) Kanban
4 41 (19.34%) OO
4 41 (19.34%) SDLC
5 36 (16.98%) Test Automation
6 32 (15.09%) TDD
7 28 (13.21%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (12.74%) MVC
9 25 (11.79%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (11.32%) Software Engineering
11 21 (9.91%) Mentoring
12 20 (9.43%) BDD
13 19 (8.96%) Coaching
14 18 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (8.02%) Product Management
16 16 (7.55%) Decision-Making
17 15 (7.08%) Project Management
17 15 (7.08%) Software Testing
17 15 (7.08%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 70 (33.02%) C#
2 65 (30.66%) JavaScript
3 55 (25.94%) Java
4 47 (22.17%) SQL
5 34 (16.04%) Python
6 19 (8.96%) ES6
6 19 (8.96%) PHP
7 10 (4.72%) C++
8 6 (2.83%) R
8 6 (2.83%) Ruby
9 5 (2.36%) ES7
10 4 (1.89%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.89%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.89%) TypeScript
10 4 (1.89%) VB
11 3 (1.42%) F#
12 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.94%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (12.26%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.42%) ISEB
3 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
5 1 (0.47%) MBA
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.96%) QA
2 6 (2.83%) GDPR
3 5 (2.36%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.36%) ISO 26262
3 5 (2.36%) MISRA
3 5 (2.36%) MISRA C
4 4 (1.89%) ISO 9001
4 4 (1.89%) PMBOK
5 3 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.72%) Docker
2 3 (1.42%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.42%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.42%) Tivoli
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (10.38%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.13%) Oracle
3 12 (5.66%) Atlassian
3 12 (5.66%) Twitter
4 7 (3.30%) Mashery
4 7 (3.30%) TIBCO
5 5 (2.36%) Renesas
5 5 (2.36%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.89%) Teradata
7 3 (1.42%) IBM
7 3 (1.42%) Informatica
7 3 (1.42%) SAP
7 3 (1.42%) Zend
8 2 (0.94%) Google
8 2 (0.94%) ServiceNow