Period
to 22 April 2019

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 22 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 29 19 29
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 216 245 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.23% 9.28% 6.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.78% 10.04% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 134 152 101
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £33,225 £32,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,875 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £46,500 £49,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.10% +8.89% -

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 2,459 2,441 2,084
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 93.64% 92.50% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,584 1,605 1,346
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £28,000 £28,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £69,375 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 22 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 April 2019, 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.

1 206 (95.37%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.87%) JavaScript
3 50 (23.15%) Kanban
4 49 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 47 (21.76%) Java
6 44 (20.37%) Test Automation
6 44 (20.37%) AngularJS
6 44 (20.37%) DevOps
7 43 (19.91%) C#
7 43 (19.91%) Finance
8 42 (19.44%) SDLC
9 41 (18.98%) Coaching
10 38 (17.59%) Mentoring
10 38 (17.59%) React
10 38 (17.59%) Software Engineering
11 37 (17.13%) SQL
12 36 (16.67%) .NET
13 34 (15.74%) HTML
13 34 (15.74%) TDD
14 33 (15.28%) JIRA
15 32 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
15 32 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (13.89%) Microsoft
17 28 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
18 27 (12.50%) OO
18 27 (12.50%) Waterfall
19 26 (12.04%) Node.js
19 26 (12.04%) CSS
20 25 (11.57%) Python
20 25 (11.57%) 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 13 (6.02%) Confluence
2 11 (5.09%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.93%) Apache
3 2 (0.93%) IIS
3 2 (0.93%) JBoss
3 2 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (22.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (14.81%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (9.72%) SaaS
4 18 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (2.78%) G Suite
6 3 (1.39%) Slack
7 1 (0.46%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.87%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.02%) NoSQL
3 11 (5.09%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.09%) Relational Database
4 10 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.17%) MySQL
6 8 (3.70%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.85%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.39%) Cosmos DB
8 3 (1.39%) SQLite
9 2 (0.93%) Big Data
9 2 (0.93%) Flink
9 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.46%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (15.28%) JIRA
2 25 (11.57%) Git (software)
3 24 (11.11%) Selenium
4 13 (6.02%) Cucumber
5 12 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 7 (3.24%) Jenkins
6 7 (3.24%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.31%) git-flow
8 4 (1.85%) Appium
8 4 (1.85%) JUnit
8 4 (1.85%) Ranorex
8 4 (1.85%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.39%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.39%) Protractor
9 3 (1.39%) SonarQube
9 3 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.93%) GitLab
10 2 (0.93%) Maven
10 2 (0.93%) Mockito
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 43 (19.91%) Finance
2 14 (6.48%) Marketing
3 13 (6.02%) Retail
4 7 (3.24%) Banking
5 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Games
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 50 (23.15%) Developer
2 42 (19.44%) Analyst
3 33 (15.28%) Business Analyst
4 17 (7.87%) Software Engineer
5 16 (7.41%) Software Developer
6 13 (6.02%) Java Developer
7 12 (5.56%) Full Stack Developer
7 12 (5.56%) Scrum Master
8 11 (5.09%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (4.17%) Senior DevOps
9 9 (4.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 8 (3.70%) .NET Developer
10 8 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (3.24%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.78%) Product Owner
12 6 (2.78%) QA Engineer
12 6 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
12 6 (2.78%) Team Leader
12 6 (2.78%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (20.37%) AngularJS
2 38 (17.59%) React
3 36 (16.67%) .NET
4 34 (15.74%) HTML
5 26 (12.04%) CSS
5 26 (12.04%) Node.js
6 19 (8.80%) HTML5
7 15 (6.94%) CSS3
8 13 (6.02%) Redux
9 12 (5.56%) Symfony
10 11 (5.09%) RESTful
10 11 (5.09%) Velocity
11 10 (4.63%) ASP.NET
12 8 (3.70%) REST
12 8 (3.70%) Spring
13 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.24%) Express
13 7 (3.24%) jQuery
13 7 (3.24%) LESS
13 7 (3.24%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 21 (9.72%) User Experience
2 18 (8.33%) Fintech
3 15 (6.94%) Greenfield Project
4 13 (6.02%) Mobile App
5 8 (3.70%) Smart Home
6 6 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.85%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.39%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.93%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.46%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.46%) FMCG
10 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) PMI
10 1 (0.46%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.46%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.70%) Unix
2 3 (1.39%) Windows
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (95.37%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.15%) Kanban
3 44 (20.37%) DevOps
3 44 (20.37%) Test Automation
4 42 (19.44%) SDLC
5 41 (18.98%) Coaching
6 38 (17.59%) Mentoring
6 38 (17.59%) Software Engineering
7 34 (15.74%) TDD
8 32 (14.81%) Continuous Integration
9 28 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (12.50%) OO
10 27 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 23 (10.65%) MVC
12 22 (10.19%) Agile Coaching
12 22 (10.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 22 (10.19%) Product Management
13 21 (9.72%) BDD
14 20 (9.26%) User Stories
15 17 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 71 (32.87%) JavaScript
2 47 (21.76%) Java
3 43 (19.91%) C#
4 37 (17.13%) SQL
5 25 (11.57%) Python
6 14 (6.48%) PHP
7 9 (4.17%) ES6
8 7 (3.24%) C++
9 5 (2.31%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.31%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.39%) Groovy
10 3 (1.39%) Ruby
10 3 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.93%) F#
11 2 (0.93%) Java 8
11 2 (0.93%) R
12 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.46%) Scala
12 1 (0.46%) VB
12 1 (0.46%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (7.87%) Degree
2 4 (1.85%) ISTQB
2 4 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.39%) ISEB
3 3 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.93%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.46%) MCP
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) QA
2 12 (5.56%) PMO
3 4 (1.85%) GDPR
4 3 (1.39%) ISO 9001
4 3 (1.39%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (9.26%) Docker
2 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 13 (6.02%) Ansible
1 13 (6.02%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.46%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.48%) Google
3 5 (2.31%) Oracle
4 4 (1.85%) Cognizant
4 4 (1.85%) Perfecto Mobile
4 4 (1.85%) Splunk
5 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.93%) Red Hat
5 2 (0.93%) SAP
5 2 (0.93%) Zend
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe
6 1 (0.46%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.46%) F5
6 1 (0.46%) IBM
6 1 (0.46%) McAfee
6 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.46%) VMware
6 1 (0.46%) Xamarin