Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 1657 1786 1629
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 31.52% 30.72% 25.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.52% 33.73% 28.33%
Number of salaries quoted 995 997 1115
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £29,000
90th Percentile £68,450 £65,000 £60,750
UK median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +3.09% +2.11%

Agile Software Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4800 5295 5750
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.31% 91.07% 90.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3024 3147 3578
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Scotland.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Scotland

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 843 £50,000 +11.11% 69
Edinburgh -1 713 £45,000 - 83
West Lothian 0 37 £42,000 +5.00% 1
Dundee -11 17 £39,000 +4.00% 1
Stirling -2 11 £45,000 -10.00%
Aberdeen -9 7 £35,000 -4.76% 3
Perth and Kinross -1 5 £66,250 +21.56% 1
Lothian - 5 £43,000 -
South Lanarkshire +1 4 £37,500 +15.38% 7
Fife -1 3 £34,000 +7.94%
Moray - 3 - -
Renfrewshire +5 2 £34,400 +5.85% 1
Highlands - 2 £42,500 -
Scottish Borders 0 1 £42,500 +13.33%
Inverclyde - 1 £32,500 - 2
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 564 (34.04%) Java
2 545 (32.89%) C#
3 483 (29.15%) TDD
4 475 (28.67%) .NET
5 446 (26.92%) Scrum
6 421 (25.41%) JavaScript
7 404 (24.38%) SQL
8 390 (23.54%) Finance
9 386 (23.30%) SQL Server
10 348 (21.00%) MVC
11 344 (20.76%) HTML
12 276 (16.66%) ASP.NET
13 262 (15.81%) Degree
14 231 (13.94%) Relational Database
15 230 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
16 225 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
16 225 (13.58%) SDLC
17 215 (12.98%) Test Automation
18 214 (12.91%) CSS
19 206 (12.43%) AngularJS
20 201 (12.13%) OO
21 186 (11.23%) Software Engineering
22 181 (10.92%) Python
23 159 (9.60%) Spring
24 157 (9.47%) Microsoft
24 157 (9.47%) Oracle
24 157 (9.47%) BDD
25 148 (8.93%) RDBMS
26 145 (8.75%) Visual Studio
27 142 (8.57%) Banking

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 30 (1.81%) SAS
2 29 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 24 (1.45%) IIS
4 22 (1.33%) JBoss
5 20 (1.21%) CMS
6 19 (1.15%) Apache
7 16 (0.97%) Confluence
8 15 (0.91%) Apache Spark
9 11 (0.66%) Umbraco
9 11 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 10 (0.60%) EPiServer
11 9 (0.54%) SharePoint
12 8 (0.48%) MS Exchange
13 7 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
13 7 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.36%) Skype for Business
15 5 (0.30%) Alfresco
15 5 (0.30%) Drupal
15 5 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (0.30%) SPSS
5 3 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.060%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.060%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.060%) Mingle
6 1 (0.060%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (0.48%) Endur
1 8 (0.48%) OpenLink RightAngle
1 8 (0.48%) Sonata
2 2 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.12%) Pega PRPC
2 2 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.060%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.060%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.060%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.060%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.060%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.060%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 117 (7.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 81 (4.89%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (1.81%) GitHub
4 29 (1.75%) SaaS
5 26 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (0.42%) Office 365
8 6 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (0.36%) iPaaS
9 5 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.30%) Trello
10 4 (0.24%) Mimecast
10 4 (0.24%) PaaS
11 3 (0.18%) Force.com
11 3 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 3 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
11 3 (0.18%) Slack
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.12%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.54%) Internet
2 7 (0.42%) Network Security
3 6 (0.36%) SAN
3 6 (0.36%) Skype
4 5 (0.30%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.24%) Firewall
6 3 (0.18%) DNS
6 3 (0.18%) LDAP
6 3 (0.18%) SMS
6 3 (0.18%) Wireless
7 2 (0.12%) AMQP
7 2 (0.12%) DMZ
7 2 (0.12%) HTTP
7 2 (0.12%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.12%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.12%) VPN
7 2 (0.12%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.060%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.060%) IMAP
8 1 (0.060%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 386 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 231 (13.94%) Relational Database
3 148 (8.93%) RDBMS
4 94 (5.67%) NoSQL
5 62 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 47 (2.84%) MySQL
6 47 (2.84%) SQL Server 2016
7 45 (2.72%) Big Data
8 39 (2.35%) MongoDB
8 39 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
9 32 (1.93%) DB2
10 26 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 26 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
11 24 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.27%) Oracle Database
13 20 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
13 20 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 18 (1.09%) Hadoop
15 15 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
16 14 (0.84%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 145 (8.75%) Visual Studio
2 139 (8.39%) Git (software)
3 126 (7.60%) Selenium
4 90 (5.43%) JIRA
5 78 (4.71%) Jenkins
6 74 (4.47%) JUnit
7 55 (3.32%) Maven
8 51 (3.08%) Cucumber
9 49 (2.96%) Team Foundation Server
10 35 (2.11%) Subversion
11 34 (2.05%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.57%) HP UFT
12 26 (1.57%) Jasmine
13 21 (1.27%) Ant
13 21 (1.27%) SpecFlow
14 20 (1.21%) Axure RP
14 20 (1.21%) Hudson
15 19 (1.15%) Gradle
16 16 (0.97%) Protractor
17 15 (0.91%) Appium
General
1 390 (23.54%) Finance
2 142 (8.57%) Banking
3 39 (2.35%) Marketing
4 37 (2.23%) Investment Banking
5 32 (1.93%) Games
5 32 (1.93%) Retail
6 21 (1.27%) Advertising
7 18 (1.09%) Automotive
7 18 (1.09%) Front Office
8 14 (0.84%) Telecoms
9 12 (0.72%) Legal
10 8 (0.48%) Local Government
10 8 (0.48%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.30%) Law
12 5 (0.30%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.30%) Prime Brokerage
13 4 (0.24%) Avionics
14 3 (0.18%) Manufacturing
15 2 (0.12%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 887 (53.53%) Developer
2 259 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 241 (14.54%) C# Developer
4 224 (13.52%) Senior Developer
5 172 (10.38%) .NET Developer
6 152 (9.17%) Analyst
7 99 (5.97%) Senior Java Developer
8 95 (5.73%) Software Engineer
9 85 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
10 82 (4.95%) Business Analyst
11 81 (4.89%) Software Developer
12 80 (4.83%) Project Manager
13 72 (4.35%) Architect
14 55 (3.32%) .NET Software Developer
15 53 (3.20%) ASP.NET Developer
15 53 (3.20%) JavaScript Developer
16 50 (3.02%) Consultant
17 46 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 44 (2.66%) Senior C# Developer
18 44 (2.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 475 (28.67%) .NET
2 344 (20.76%) HTML
3 276 (16.66%) ASP.NET
4 225 (13.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 214 (12.91%) CSS
6 206 (12.43%) AngularJS
7 159 (9.60%) Spring
8 135 (8.15%) RESTful
9 122 (7.36%) Node.js
10 117 (7.06%) Web Services
11 102 (6.16%) jQuery
12 100 (6.04%) Hibernate
13 95 (5.73%) HTML5
13 95 (5.73%) XML
14 87 (5.25%) .NET Framework
15 82 (4.95%) WCF
16 75 (4.53%) SOAP
17 73 (4.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 73 (4.41%) REST
18 68 (4.10%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 123 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 107 (6.46%) User Experience
3 101 (6.10%) Computer Science
4 88 (5.31%) Greenfield Project
5 77 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
6 58 (3.50%) Mobile App
7 25 (1.51%) Virtual Team
8 21 (1.27%) Algorithms
9 20 (1.21%) Data Structures
10 15 (0.91%) Data Centre
10 15 (0.91%) Fintech
11 12 (0.72%) PMI
12 10 (0.60%) Mobile Banking
13 9 (0.54%) Derivative
13 9 (0.54%) Robotics
14 8 (0.48%) EMC VNX
15 7 (0.42%) OTC Derivatives
15 7 (0.42%) Tandem
16 6 (0.36%) Equities
16 6 (0.36%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 112 (6.76%) Linux
2 80 (4.83%) Windows
3 73 (4.41%) Unix
4 71 (4.28%) Apple iOS
5 63 (3.80%) Android
6 16 (0.97%) Windows Server
7 12 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (0.36%) Mac OS
9 6 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.18%) CentOS
11 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.060%) AIX
12 1 (0.060%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.060%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.060%) Solaris
12 1 (0.060%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.060%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (29.15%) TDD
2 446 (26.92%) Scrum
3 348 (21.00%) MVC
4 230 (13.88%) Continuous Integration
5 225 (13.58%) SDLC
6 215 (12.98%) Test Automation
7 201 (12.13%) OO
8 186 (11.23%) Software Engineering
9 157 (9.47%) BDD
10 123 (7.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 122 (7.36%) Waterfall
12 119 (7.18%) Project Management
13 96 (5.79%) Mentoring
14 89 (5.37%) Web Development
15 88 (5.31%) Unit Testing
16 80 (4.83%) Open Source
17 77 (4.65%) DevOps
18 65 (3.92%) Kanban
19 64 (3.86%) Web Application Development
20 63 (3.80%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 564 (34.04%) Java
2 545 (32.89%) C#
3 421 (25.41%) JavaScript
4 404 (24.38%) SQL
5 181 (10.92%) Python
6 89 (5.37%) C++
7 88 (5.31%) Ruby
8 59 (3.56%) PHP
9 54 (3.26%) PL/SQL
10 43 (2.60%) PowerShell
11 38 (2.29%) T-SQL
12 31 (1.87%) Scala
13 22 (1.33%) C
13 22 (1.33%) Shell Script
14 19 (1.15%) VB
15 14 (0.84%) Perl
15 14 (0.84%) R
15 14 (0.84%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.66%) Groovy
17 10 (0.60%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 262 (15.81%) Degree
2 43 (2.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 34 (2.05%) ISTQB
4 33 (1.99%) Security Cleared
5 24 (1.45%) ISEB
6 22 (1.33%) PMI Certification
7 21 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.97%) CISSP
9 12 (0.72%) PMP
10 8 (0.48%) MCP
11 7 (0.42%) PhD
11 7 (0.42%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.30%) OCP
13 5 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
13 5 (0.30%) SAP Certification
14 4 (0.24%) MCAD
14 4 (0.24%) MCSD
14 4 (0.24%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (2.84%) QA
2 25 (1.51%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.78%) MiFID
4 10 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
4 10 (0.60%) EMIR
5 4 (0.24%) PMO
6 3 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.18%) SLA
7 1 (0.060%) COBIT
7 1 (0.060%) MISRA
System Software
1 35 (2.11%) Docker
2 17 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (0.36%) vSphere
6 6 (0.36%) XenApp
7 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.12%) HDFS
7 2 (0.12%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.060%) Firmware
8 1 (0.060%) KVM
8 1 (0.060%) LXC
8 1 (0.060%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 24 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
3 10 (0.60%) Ansible
4 9 (0.54%) Puppet
5 7 (0.42%) Nagios
6 6 (0.36%) HAProxy
7 5 (0.30%) SCOM
8 4 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (0.24%) SCCM
8 4 (0.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (0.18%) Chronos
9 3 (0.18%) Marathon
10 2 (0.12%) Capistrano
10 2 (0.12%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.12%) Rancher
10 2 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 1 (0.060%) BladeLogic
11 1 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.060%) Nessus
11 1 (0.060%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 157 (9.47%) Microsoft
1 157 (9.47%) Oracle
2 35 (2.11%) HP
3 33 (1.99%) IBM
4 29 (1.75%) Xamarin
5 27 (1.63%) Informatica
6 24 (1.45%) VMware
7 23 (1.39%) Cognizant
8 22 (1.33%) Netezza
9 21 (1.27%) Tableau
10 18 (1.09%) Adobe
10 18 (1.09%) Splunk
11 17 (1.03%) Sybase
11 17 (1.03%) Teradata
12 16 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
13 14 (0.84%) Citrix
13 14 (0.84%) Facebook
14 13 (0.78%) SAP
14 13 (0.78%) Symantec
15 12 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Additional benefits
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Salary: £250000 - £350000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £31000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
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