Period
to 2 December 2020

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 2 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
2 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 27 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 56 158 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.14% 7.42% 8.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.91% 7.96% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 57 84 125
Median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +10.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,325 £35,850
90th Percentile £71,250 £81,750 £72,500
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £48,502 £45,415
% change year-on-year -2.07% +6.80% +0.92%

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 811 1,985 2,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.93% 93.24% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 610 1,072 1,435
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,625 £75,000 £74,275
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Scrum in Edinburgh

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 2 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 2020, 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 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) DevOps
3 21 (37.50%) AWS
4 17 (30.36%) C#
5 16 (28.57%) Linux
6 15 (26.79%) Azure
7 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 13 (23.21%) Docker
9 12 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 12 (21.43%) Kubernetes
9 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
9 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (21.43%) Migration
10 11 (19.64%) Puppet
10 11 (19.64%) Terraform
10 11 (19.64%) Deployment Automation
10 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
11 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
12 9 (16.07%) SQL
12 9 (16.07%) .NET
12 9 (16.07%) Python
13 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
13 8 (14.29%) User Experience
14 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
14 7 (12.50%) TDD
14 7 (12.50%) BDD
15 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (10.71%) Multimedia

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 2 (3.57%) Apache
1 2 (3.57%) Apache Spark
1 2 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (37.50%) AWS
2 15 (26.79%) Azure
3 12 (21.43%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (5.36%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (5.36%) Serverless
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon Kinesis
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon S3
5 2 (3.57%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 2 (3.57%) SaaS
6 1 (1.79%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (1.79%) AWS IoT
6 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.79%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.79%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) VLAN
1 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (1.79%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) Redis
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) Big Data
4 3 (5.36%) Data Lake
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.93%) Selenium
4 3 (5.36%) Bugzilla
4 3 (5.36%) JIRA
4 3 (5.36%) SpecFlow
4 3 (5.36%) TestLink
4 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
5 2 (3.57%) Bitbucket
5 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (3.57%) GitLab
5 2 (3.57%) Gradle
5 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.57%) JMeter
5 2 (3.57%) Mocha
5 2 (3.57%) NUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Spock
6 1 (1.79%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.79%) Robolectric
6 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (10.71%) Multimedia
2 5 (8.93%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 3 (5.36%) Electronics
4 3 (5.36%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.79%) Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Software Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) AWS Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) DevOps Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) AWS DevOps
3 10 (17.86%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 9 (16.07%) Scrum Master
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Development Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Software Development Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Automation Tester
8 3 (5.36%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Server Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Software Test Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) Memcached
2 5 (8.93%) RabbitMQ
3 4 (7.14%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
4 3 (5.36%) .NET Core
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
4 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.36%) CSS3
4 3 (5.36%) React
5 2 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) Kafka
5 2 (3.57%) Node.js
5 2 (3.57%) REST
5 2 (3.57%) Spring
6 1 (1.79%) Django
6 1 (1.79%) jQuery
6 1 (1.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 8 (14.29%) User Experience
2 6 (10.71%) e-Learning
3 5 (8.93%) EPoS
4 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.79%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) PMI
5 1 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 16 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (51.79%) DevOps
3 12 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (21.43%) Migration
3 12 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 11 (19.64%) Deployment Automation
5 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 7 (12.50%) BDD
6 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 7 (12.50%) TDD
7 5 (8.93%) SDLC
8 4 (7.14%) MVC
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.36%) Analytics
9 3 (5.36%) Change Management
9 3 (5.36%) Coaching
9 3 (5.36%) Information Security
9 3 (5.36%) Microservices
9 3 (5.36%) User Stories
9 3 (5.36%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) C#
2 10 (17.86%) JavaScript
3 9 (16.07%) Python
3 9 (16.07%) SQL
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 3 (5.36%) Ruby
6 2 (3.57%) Java 8
6 2 (3.57%) PHP
7 1 (1.79%) Go
7 1 (1.79%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) CCIE
3 1 (1.79%) CCNP
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Docker
2 3 (5.36%) Firmware
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) VirtualBox
3 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) Kubernetes
2 11 (19.64%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (19.64%) Puppet
2 11 (19.64%) Terraform
3 1 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Xamarin