Period
to 18 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 34 24 41
Rank change year-on-year -10 +17 -18
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 88 55 109
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 6.33% 8.14% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.84% 8.58% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 36 72
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £33,875
25th Percentile £40,000 £35,938 £38,063
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.70% +19.44% -9.09%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,938 £54,296
90th Percentile £62,500 £73,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £51,250 £53,750 £45,100
% change year-on-year -4.65% +19.18% +0.22%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,286 641 1,751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 92.45% 94.82% 94.50%
Number of salaries quoted 863 445 1,207
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £68,250 £69,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,900 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.44% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Glasgow

Scrum
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Glasgow

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 September 2021, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 81 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) C#
3 26 (29.55%) Java
3 26 (29.55%) .NET
4 23 (26.14%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (25.00%) SQL
5 22 (25.00%) TDD
5 22 (25.00%) Node.js
6 20 (22.73%) Microservices
7 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
8 18 (20.45%) Kanban
8 18 (20.45%) React
8 18 (20.45%) Mentoring
8 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
9 17 (19.32%) RESTful
9 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
10 16 (18.18%) Azure
11 14 (15.91%) Relational Database
12 12 (13.64%) Coaching
12 12 (13.64%) BDD
12 12 (13.64%) Spring
12 12 (13.64%) Public Sector
13 11 (12.50%) Social Skills
13 11 (12.50%) Finance
13 11 (12.50%) MongoDB
14 10 (11.36%) AWS
14 10 (11.36%) Web Development
14 10 (11.36%) Full Stack Development
15 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
15 9 (10.23%) Microsoft

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (3.41%) CMS
1 3 (3.41%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.14%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.27%) Figma
1 2 (2.27%) InVision
1 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.27%) Sketch
2 1 (1.14%) MadCap Flare
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Azure
2 10 (11.36%) AWS
3 6 (6.82%) SaaS
4 3 (3.41%) GitHub
4 3 (3.41%) Power Platform
4 3 (3.41%) Serverless
5 2 (2.27%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.27%) Azure Service Bus
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.14%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.14%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Logic Apps
6 1 (1.14%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (1.14%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 11 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.41%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (3.41%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.27%) Power BI
5 1 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.14%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) Power Query
5 1 (1.14%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.14%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.95%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) IntelliJ
3 4 (4.55%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.55%) Selenium
4 3 (3.41%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) Android Studio
6 1 (1.14%) Postman
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 12 (13.64%) Public Sector
2 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Social Skills
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
5 3 (3.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Influencing Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Developer
2 12 (13.64%) Software Developer
3 11 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 8 (9.09%) Scrum Master
4 8 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 7 (7.95%) .NET Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Senior Software Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Web Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 6 (6.82%) Lead Developer
6 6 (6.82%) React Developer
7 4 (4.55%) Lead Software Developer
8 3 (3.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (3.41%) Security Operations Analyst
8 3 (3.41%) Senior .NET Software Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.41%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (29.55%) .NET
2 22 (25.00%) Node.js
3 18 (20.45%) AngularJS
3 18 (20.45%) React
4 17 (19.32%) RESTful
5 12 (13.64%) Spring
6 9 (10.23%) Hibernate
7 7 (7.95%) Redux
7 7 (7.95%) Spring Boot
8 6 (6.82%) Web Services
9 5 (5.68%) REST
10 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
10 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (4.55%) Blazor
10 4 (4.55%) CSS
10 4 (4.55%) Entity Framework
10 4 (4.55%) HTML
11 3 (3.41%) .NET Core
11 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Core
11 3 (3.41%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.68%) User Experience
3 4 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 4 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.27%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (2.27%) DataPower
5 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.14%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.55%) Android
3 3 (3.41%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (25.00%) TDD
4 20 (22.73%) Microservices
5 19 (21.59%) Software Engineering
6 18 (20.45%) Kanban
6 18 (20.45%) Mentoring
7 12 (13.64%) BDD
7 12 (13.64%) Coaching
8 10 (11.36%) Full Stack Development
8 10 (11.36%) Web Development
9 9 (10.23%) Change Control
10 8 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
10 8 (9.09%) User Stories
11 7 (7.95%) Analytics
11 7 (7.95%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (7.95%) DevOps
11 7 (7.95%) People Management
11 7 (7.95%) SDLC
11 7 (7.95%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (30.68%) C#
2 26 (29.55%) Java
3 22 (25.00%) SQL
4 9 (10.23%) JavaScript
5 8 (9.09%) Python
6 4 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 3 (3.41%) Apple Swift
7 3 (3.41%) Java 8
8 2 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.27%) R
8 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.14%) Elixir
9 1 (1.14%) Perl
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) Accessibility
2 1 (1.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (2.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Grafana
2 2 (2.27%) Prometheus
2 2 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (10.23%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.41%) Splunk
3 2 (2.27%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.27%) Google
3 2 (2.27%) IBM
3 2 (2.27%) Pega
3 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.14%) DataFlux
4 1 (1.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 1 (1.14%) Teradata