Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 36 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -17 +12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 229 157 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 9.01% 6.20% 10.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.67% 6.68% 11.56%
Number of salaries quoted 126 123 193
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £34,600
90th Percentile £66,250 £73,750 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +5.14%

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 2,368 2,352 2,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.19% 92.85% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,479 1,403 1,464
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £69,800 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% -2.22% +5.88%

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 219 (95.63%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (34.06%) JavaScript
3 77 (33.62%) C#
4 71 (31.00%) .NET
5 60 (26.20%) HTML
5 60 (26.20%) Continuous Integration
6 58 (25.33%) Java
6 58 (25.33%) Finance
7 55 (24.02%) SQL
8 49 (21.40%) TDD
9 48 (20.96%) SQL Server
9 48 (20.96%) SDLC
10 46 (20.09%) CSS
11 43 (18.78%) Kanban
12 42 (18.34%) Software Engineering
13 40 (17.47%) AngularJS
13 40 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
14 38 (16.59%) ASP.NET
14 38 (16.59%) MVC
15 36 (15.72%) OO
16 35 (15.28%) Visual Studio
17 34 (14.85%) Test Automation
18 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
19 31 (13.54%) React
20 28 (12.23%) Degree
21 25 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
21 25 (10.92%) BDD
22 24 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
23 23 (10.04%) Open Source
24 22 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server

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 6 (2.62%) Elasticsearch
1 6 (2.62%) JBoss
2 5 (2.18%) Confluence
3 3 (1.31%) SAS
4 2 (0.87%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.87%) CMS
4 2 (0.87%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Apache
5 1 (0.44%) CICS
5 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.31%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (1.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.44%) InVision
Business Applications
1 7 (3.06%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.99%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.24%) SaaS
4 5 (2.18%) npm
4 5 (2.18%) Yarn
5 4 (1.75%) PaaS
6 3 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.31%) Slack
7 2 (0.87%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.87%) IaaS
8 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.44%) GitHub
8 1 (0.44%) Route 53
8 1 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.75%) SMS
2 2 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (20.96%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.93%) MySQL
2 9 (3.93%) NoSQL
2 9 (3.93%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (3.06%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.62%) Relational Database
4 6 (2.62%) SQL Server 2016
5 5 (2.18%) Redis
6 4 (1.75%) Big Data
6 4 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.31%) MS Access
7 3 (1.31%) SQLite
8 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.87%) DB2
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 35 (15.28%) Visual Studio
2 22 (9.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (9.17%) Selenium
4 16 (6.99%) Protractor
5 15 (6.55%) Git (software)
6 13 (5.68%) JUnit
7 11 (4.80%) Jasmine
7 11 (4.80%) TestNG
8 8 (3.49%) Jenkins
8 8 (3.49%) JIRA
8 8 (3.49%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.06%) Gerrit
10 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 5 (2.18%) Clang
11 5 (2.18%) webpack
12 4 (1.75%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.75%) git-flow
12 4 (1.75%) Gradle
13 3 (1.31%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.31%) SoapUI
General
1 58 (25.33%) Finance
2 16 (6.99%) Marketing
3 11 (4.80%) Retail
4 10 (4.37%) Electronics
5 9 (3.93%) Games
6 8 (3.49%) Advertising
6 8 (3.49%) Banking
7 5 (2.18%) Automotive
8 4 (1.75%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.75%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.87%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) Legal
10 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 95 (41.48%) Developer
2 33 (14.41%) Software Developer
3 27 (11.79%) Analyst
4 21 (9.17%) Software Engineer
5 20 (8.73%) Senior Developer
6 17 (7.42%) .NET Developer
6 17 (7.42%) Business Analyst
7 15 (6.55%) C# Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Java Developer
8 14 (6.11%) Scrum Master
8 14 (6.11%) Senior Software Developer
9 13 (5.68%) Tester
10 12 (5.24%) Project Manager
11 8 (3.49%) Junior
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (3.49%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (3.06%) Lead Developer
12 7 (3.06%) Senior TIBCO Developer
12 7 (3.06%) Software Tester
12 7 (3.06%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.00%) .NET
2 60 (26.20%) HTML
3 46 (20.09%) CSS
4 40 (17.47%) AngularJS
5 38 (16.59%) ASP.NET
6 31 (13.54%) React
7 25 (10.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (8.73%) RESTful
9 19 (8.30%) HTML5
10 15 (6.55%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (6.11%) Hibernate
12 12 (5.24%) CSS3
12 12 (5.24%) jQuery
13 11 (4.80%) .NET Framework
13 11 (4.80%) Spring
14 10 (4.37%) Node.js
15 8 (3.49%) Java EE
15 8 (3.49%) Symfony
16 6 (2.62%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 6 (2.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.30%) User Experience
2 18 (7.86%) Enterprise Software
3 15 (6.55%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (4.37%) Self-Motivation
6 8 (3.49%) Algorithms
6 8 (3.49%) Fintech
7 5 (2.18%) GPGPU
8 2 (0.87%) Blog
8 2 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.87%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.87%) PMI
8 2 (0.87%) SCADA
8 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 2 (0.87%) Xbox
9 1 (0.44%) iPad
9 1 (0.44%) iPhone
9 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.75%) Apple iOS
2 3 (1.31%) Android
3 1 (0.44%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (95.63%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.20%) Continuous Integration
3 49 (21.40%) TDD
4 48 (20.96%) SDLC
5 43 (18.78%) Kanban
6 42 (18.34%) Software Engineering
7 40 (17.47%) Problem-Solving
8 38 (16.59%) MVC
9 36 (15.72%) OO
10 34 (14.85%) Test Automation
11 25 (10.92%) BDD
12 23 (10.04%) Open Source
13 21 (9.17%) Project Management
14 20 (8.73%) DevOps
15 19 (8.30%) Decision-Making
16 18 (7.86%) Mentoring
17 17 (7.42%) Continuous Improvement
18 16 (6.99%) Collaborative Working
19 13 (5.68%) Front End Development
19 13 (5.68%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 78 (34.06%) JavaScript
2 77 (33.62%) C#
3 58 (25.33%) Java
4 55 (24.02%) SQL
5 18 (7.86%) Python
6 17 (7.42%) PHP
7 13 (5.68%) C++
8 8 (3.49%) ES6
9 7 (3.06%) PL/SQL
10 6 (2.62%) R
10 6 (2.62%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.18%) ES7
11 5 (2.18%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.75%) Ruby
12 4 (1.75%) VB
13 3 (1.31%) Java 8
13 3 (1.31%) Java 9
14 2 (0.87%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.44%) C
15 1 (0.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (12.23%) Degree
2 6 (2.62%) PMI Certification
3 5 (2.18%) PMP
4 3 (1.31%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.87%) CISM
5 2 (0.87%) CISMP
5 2 (0.87%) CISSP
5 2 (0.87%) ISEB
5 2 (0.87%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
5 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.87%) SANS
6 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.99%) QA
2 8 (3.49%) GDPR
3 5 (2.18%) IEC 61508
3 5 (2.18%) ISO 26262
3 5 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.18%) MISRA
3 5 (2.18%) MISRA C
4 3 (1.31%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.31%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.44%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (3.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.87%) Ansible
3 1 (0.44%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (13.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.30%) Oracle
3 13 (5.68%) Twitter
4 8 (3.49%) TIBCO
5 7 (3.06%) Mashery
6 6 (2.62%) Facebook
7 5 (2.18%) Atlassian
7 5 (2.18%) Renesas
8 4 (1.75%) Google
8 4 (1.75%) SAP
9 3 (1.31%) Informatica
9 3 (1.31%) Pega
9 3 (1.31%) Teradata
9 3 (1.31%) Xamarin
10 2 (0.87%) Saba
10 2 (0.87%) ServiceNow
10 2 (0.87%) Tableau
11 1 (0.44%) Adobe
11 1 (0.44%) IBM
11 1 (0.44%) Zend