Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 35 19
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 214 180 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.50% 6.72% 10.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.14% 7.22% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 126 133 165
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -2.17% +2.22%

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 2,342 2,494 2,166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.01% 93.06% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,421 1,491 1,379
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,500 £28,950
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,250 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,500 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% - +3.53%

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 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.71%) C#
3 69 (32.24%) JavaScript
4 67 (31.31%) Finance
5 62 (28.97%) Java
6 57 (26.64%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (26.17%) .NET
8 54 (25.23%) SQL
9 53 (24.77%) AngularJS
10 47 (21.96%) Kanban
10 47 (21.96%) SDLC
11 42 (19.63%) HTML
12 41 (19.16%) OO
13 40 (18.69%) CSS
14 38 (17.76%) Software Engineering
15 37 (17.29%) TDD
15 37 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (16.36%) Visual Studio
16 35 (16.36%) SQL Server
16 35 (16.36%) React
17 34 (15.89%) Test Automation
18 29 (13.55%) Python
18 29 (13.55%) Selenium
18 29 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
20 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
21 26 (12.15%) Microsoft
21 26 (12.15%) MVC
22 25 (11.68%) Degree
23 23 (10.75%) Git (software)

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 (5.14%) Confluence
2 8 (3.74%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.34%) JBoss
4 4 (1.87%) SAS
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.93%) CMS
5 2 (0.93%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.47%) CICS
6 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.47%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.47%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.47%) InVision
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.27%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (13.08%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (8.41%) SaaS
4 9 (4.21%) Slack
5 5 (2.34%) npm
5 5 (2.34%) Yarn
6 4 (1.87%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (1.40%) GitHub
7 3 (1.40%) PaaS
8 2 (0.93%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.47%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.47%) IaaS
9 1 (0.47%) Route 53
9 1 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) SMS
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 15 (7.01%) MySQL
3 14 (6.54%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.54%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (6.07%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.21%) SQLite
6 5 (2.34%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.34%) Redis
7 4 (1.87%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.40%) Big Data
8 3 (1.40%) MS Access
8 3 (1.40%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.93%) DataStage
9 2 (0.93%) DB2
9 2 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 35 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 29 (13.55%) Selenium
3 23 (10.75%) Git (software)
3 23 (10.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (5.14%) JIRA
4 11 (5.14%) SpecFlow
5 10 (4.67%) Protractor
6 9 (4.21%) Bitbucket
6 9 (4.21%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.21%) git-flow
6 9 (4.21%) JUnit
6 9 (4.21%) Ranorex
7 8 (3.74%) Jasmine
7 8 (3.74%) Jenkins
8 7 (3.27%) Gerrit
8 7 (3.27%) TestNG
9 5 (2.34%) Clang
9 5 (2.34%) webpack
10 3 (1.40%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
General
1 67 (31.31%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Retail
3 10 (4.67%) Electronics
4 9 (4.21%) Banking
4 9 (4.21%) Games
5 7 (3.27%) Marketing
6 5 (2.34%) Automotive
7 4 (1.87%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.87%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.40%) Advertising
9 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 81 (37.85%) Developer
2 30 (14.02%) Software Developer
3 23 (10.75%) Analyst
4 21 (9.81%) Senior Developer
5 20 (9.35%) Software Engineer
6 19 (8.88%) Business Analyst
7 16 (7.48%) Scrum Master
8 15 (7.01%) .NET Developer
8 15 (7.01%) Senior Software Developer
9 14 (6.54%) Java Developer
10 12 (5.61%) C# Developer
10 12 (5.61%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (5.14%) QA Engineer
12 10 (4.67%) Lead Developer
12 10 (4.67%) Tester
13 9 (4.21%) QA Automation Engineer
13 9 (4.21%) Senior C# Developer
14 8 (3.74%) C# .NET Developer
14 8 (3.74%) Project Manager
14 8 (3.74%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (26.17%) .NET
2 53 (24.77%) AngularJS
3 42 (19.63%) HTML
4 40 (18.69%) CSS
5 35 (16.36%) React
6 27 (12.62%) ASP.NET
7 19 (8.88%) HTML5
8 17 (7.94%) CSS3
8 17 (7.94%) jQuery
9 14 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (6.07%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.07%) Node.js
10 13 (6.07%) RESTful
11 12 (5.61%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (5.14%) Hibernate
13 10 (4.67%) Symfony
14 9 (4.21%) Gherkin
14 9 (4.21%) Java EE
14 9 (4.21%) LESS
14 9 (4.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.35%) User Experience
2 16 (7.48%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (5.61%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.14%) Fintech
5 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
6 9 (4.21%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (3.74%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.34%) GPGPU
9 4 (1.87%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.87%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.93%) Blog
10 2 (0.93%) PMI
10 2 (0.93%) Xbox
11 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.47%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.47%) Replication
11 1 (0.47%) Robotics
11 1 (0.47%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.40%) Android
1 3 (1.40%) Apple iOS
1 3 (1.40%) Linux
2 2 (0.93%) AIX
2 2 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (92.06%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.64%) Continuous Integration
3 47 (21.96%) Kanban
3 47 (21.96%) SDLC
4 41 (19.16%) OO
5 38 (17.76%) Software Engineering
6 37 (17.29%) Problem-Solving
6 37 (17.29%) TDD
7 34 (15.89%) Test Automation
8 26 (12.15%) MVC
9 21 (9.81%) BDD
10 20 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (9.35%) Decision-Making
11 19 (8.88%) Mentoring
12 17 (7.94%) Project Management
13 16 (7.48%) DevOps
13 16 (7.48%) Open Source
14 15 (7.01%) Collaborative Working
15 14 (6.54%) Coaching
15 14 (6.54%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 70 (32.71%) C#
2 69 (32.24%) JavaScript
3 62 (28.97%) Java
4 54 (25.23%) SQL
5 29 (13.55%) Python
6 17 (7.94%) PHP
7 15 (7.01%) ES6
8 11 (5.14%) C++
9 7 (3.27%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.80%) R
10 6 (2.80%) Ruby
11 5 (2.34%) ES7
11 5 (2.34%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.87%) VB
13 2 (0.93%) F#
13 2 (0.93%) Java 8
13 2 (0.93%) Java 9
13 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.47%) Apple Swift
14 1 (0.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 25 (11.68%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.47%) CISM
4 1 (0.47%) CISMP
4 1 (0.47%) CISSP
4 1 (0.47%) ISEB
4 1 (0.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
4 1 (0.47%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.47%) MBA
4 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.47%) PMP
4 1 (0.47%) SANS
4 1 (0.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.01%) QA
2 7 (3.27%) GDPR
3 5 (2.34%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.34%) ISO 26262
3 5 (2.34%) MISRA
3 5 (2.34%) MISRA C
4 4 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.40%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.40%) ISO 9001
5 3 (1.40%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (5.14%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.40%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.93%) Ansible
3 2 (0.93%) Puppet
3 2 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 26 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.88%) Oracle
3 13 (6.07%) Twitter
4 10 (4.67%) Atlassian
5 7 (3.27%) Mashery
5 7 (3.27%) TIBCO
6 5 (2.34%) Google
6 5 (2.34%) Renesas
6 5 (2.34%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.87%) SAP
7 4 (1.87%) Teradata
8 3 (1.40%) IBM
8 3 (1.40%) Informatica
9 2 (0.93%) Pega
9 2 (0.93%) ServiceNow
9 2 (0.93%) Tableau
10 1 (0.47%) Facebook
10 1 (0.47%) Saba
10 1 (0.47%) Samsung
10 1 (0.47%) Zend