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 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 3
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 734 854 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 30.96% 28.99% 24.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.67% 32.12% 27.13%
Number of salaries quoted 411 490 514
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,560 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,964 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 2180 2659 2864
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.94% 90.26% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1659 1754
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Agile Software Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 April 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 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 348 £50,000 +11.11% 39
Edinburgh -1 317 £45,000 - 56
West Lothian 0 30 £42,250 +5.62% 2
Dundee -4 9 £38,250 - 3
Perth and Kinross -1 5 £66,250 +21.55%
Aberdeen -2 5 £35,000 -12.50%
South Lanarkshire - 3 £40,000 -
Stirling -1 2 £56,250 +12.50% 1
Lothian - 2 £41,500 -
Moray - 2 - -
Fife 0 1 £25,000 -33.33% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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.

1 531 (37.16%) Java
2 521 (36.46%) C#
3 454 (31.77%) .NET
4 404 (28.27%) Finance
4 404 (28.27%) TDD
5 351 (24.56%) Scrum
6 350 (24.49%) JavaScript
7 329 (23.02%) SQL Server
8 328 (22.95%) SQL
9 296 (20.71%) HTML
10 289 (20.22%) MVC
11 257 (17.98%) ASP.NET
12 226 (15.82%) Degree
13 211 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
14 209 (14.63%) CSS
15 203 (14.21%) SDLC
16 196 (13.72%) AngularJS
17 189 (13.23%) Relational Database
18 181 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
19 180 (12.60%) OO
20 179 (12.53%) Software Engineering
21 150 (10.50%) Git (software)
22 148 (10.36%) Spring
23 147 (10.29%) Microsoft
24 141 (9.87%) Python
25 136 (9.52%) Oracle
26 122 (8.54%) BDD
27 121 (8.47%) Banking
28 119 (8.33%) Visual Studio
29 118 (8.26%) RDBMS

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 51 (3.57%) JBoss
2 27 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 18 (1.26%) SAS
3 18 (1.26%) WebSphere
4 16 (1.12%) CMS
5 15 (1.05%) Apache
6 12 (0.84%) Apache Spark
7 11 (0.77%) Alfresco
8 10 (0.70%) Confluence
8 10 (0.70%) IIS
9 9 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (0.56%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
12 6 (0.42%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.35%) Apache Pig
13 5 (0.35%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.28%) FileNet
14 4 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (0.56%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.28%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.070%) InDesign
7 1 (0.070%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (0.70%) Endur
1 10 (0.70%) OpenLink RightAngle
2 6 (0.42%) Markit EDM
2 6 (0.42%) Sonata
3 3 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.14%) Magento
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.070%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 111 (7.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (2.31%) SaaS
4 20 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
4 20 (1.40%) GitHub
5 10 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (0.63%) IaaS
7 7 (0.49%) PaaS
8 6 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 6 (0.42%) iPaaS
9 5 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 5 (0.35%) Office 365
10 4 (0.28%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.28%) Slack
11 3 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.21%) Trello
12 2 (0.14%) Yammer
13 1 (0.070%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.070%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 13 (0.91%) Internet
2 8 (0.56%) Firewall
3 7 (0.49%) Network Security
4 3 (0.21%) DNS
4 3 (0.21%) HTTP
4 3 (0.21%) Wireless
5 2 (0.14%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (0.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.14%) LAN
5 2 (0.14%) LDAP
5 2 (0.14%) SAN
5 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.14%) VPN
5 2 (0.14%) WAN
5 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.070%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.070%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.070%) IMAP
6 1 (0.070%) Multicast
6 1 (0.070%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 329 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 189 (13.23%) Relational Database
3 118 (8.26%) RDBMS
4 72 (5.04%) NoSQL
5 51 (3.57%) Big Data
6 42 (2.94%) MongoDB
6 42 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 40 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
8 38 (2.66%) DB2
9 34 (2.38%) MySQL
10 32 (2.24%) SQL Server 2016
11 27 (1.89%) Oracle Database
12 25 (1.75%) Hadoop
12 25 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
13 18 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 16 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
17 10 (0.70%) RavenDB
18 9 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 150 (10.50%) Git (software)
2 119 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 112 (7.84%) Selenium
4 94 (6.58%) JIRA
5 89 (6.23%) Jenkins
6 53 (3.71%) Maven
7 45 (3.15%) JUnit
8 41 (2.87%) Team Foundation Server
9 40 (2.80%) Subversion
10 38 (2.66%) Cucumber
11 29 (2.03%) PowerBuilder
12 27 (1.89%) Axure RP
13 26 (1.82%) Ant
14 25 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 25 (1.75%) TeamCity
15 20 (1.40%) Grunt
15 20 (1.40%) gulp
15 20 (1.40%) SpecFlow
16 19 (1.33%) Gradle
16 19 (1.33%) Hudson
General
1 404 (28.27%) Finance
2 121 (8.47%) Banking
3 30 (2.10%) Retail
4 27 (1.89%) Games
5 26 (1.82%) Advertising
5 26 (1.82%) Marketing
6 24 (1.68%) Investment Banking
7 19 (1.33%) Automotive
8 13 (0.91%) Legal
9 12 (0.84%) Retail Banking
10 9 (0.63%) Local Government
11 7 (0.49%) Front Office
12 5 (0.35%) Publishing
13 3 (0.21%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.14%) Law
14 2 (0.14%) Telecoms
15 1 (0.070%) Back Office
15 1 (0.070%) Electronics
15 1 (0.070%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.070%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 805 (56.33%) Developer
2 233 (16.31%) Java Developer
3 195 (13.65%) Senior Developer
4 192 (13.44%) C# Developer
5 173 (12.11%) .NET Developer
6 98 (6.86%) Software Engineer
7 93 (6.51%) Analyst
8 76 (5.32%) Software Developer
9 71 (4.97%) Senior Java Developer
10 64 (4.48%) C# .NET Developer
11 53 (3.71%) Architect
12 47 (3.29%) Project Manager
13 40 (2.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 40 (2.80%) ASP.NET Developer
14 39 (2.73%) Consultant
14 39 (2.73%) Lead Developer
14 39 (2.73%) Test Engineer
15 37 (2.59%) Designer
16 36 (2.52%) Senior C# Developer
17 35 (2.45%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 454 (31.77%) .NET
2 296 (20.71%) HTML
3 257 (17.98%) ASP.NET
4 209 (14.63%) CSS
5 196 (13.72%) AngularJS
6 181 (12.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 148 (10.36%) Spring
8 115 (8.05%) Node.js
9 109 (7.63%) RESTful
10 108 (7.56%) Web Services
11 95 (6.65%) XML
12 94 (6.58%) HTML5
13 92 (6.44%) .NET Framework
14 78 (5.46%) Hibernate
15 77 (5.39%) jQuery
15 77 (5.39%) WCF
16 74 (5.18%) ASP.NET Web API
17 65 (4.55%) SOAP
18 64 (4.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 62 (4.34%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 102 (7.14%) User Experience
2 96 (6.72%) Enterprise Software
3 83 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
4 80 (5.60%) Greenfield Project
5 76 (5.32%) Computer Science
6 35 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 16 (1.12%) Algorithms
7 16 (1.12%) Fintech
8 15 (1.05%) Data Centre
9 14 (0.98%) Derivative
10 12 (0.84%) Data Structures
10 12 (0.84%) Virtual Team
11 9 (0.63%) OTC Derivatives
11 9 (0.63%) Social Media
12 7 (0.49%) EPoS
13 6 (0.42%) Blog
13 6 (0.42%) Internet of Things
13 6 (0.42%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.42%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.42%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 105 (7.35%) Linux
2 64 (4.48%) Android
3 63 (4.41%) Unix
4 62 (4.34%) Apple iOS
5 57 (3.99%) Windows
6 8 (0.56%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.21%) CentOS
9 3 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.14%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.14%) Embedded Linux
10 2 (0.14%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.14%) Solaris
11 1 (0.070%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.070%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.070%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.070%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (28.27%) TDD
2 351 (24.56%) Scrum
3 289 (20.22%) MVC
4 211 (14.77%) Continuous Integration
5 203 (14.21%) SDLC
6 180 (12.60%) OO
7 179 (12.53%) Software Engineering
8 122 (8.54%) BDD
9 108 (7.56%) Waterfall
10 95 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 82 (5.74%) Open Source
12 79 (5.53%) DevOps
12 79 (5.53%) Project Management
13 77 (5.39%) Mentoring
14 69 (4.83%) Web Development
15 66 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
16 63 (4.41%) Web Application Development
17 60 (4.20%) SOA
18 59 (4.13%) User Stories
19 58 (4.06%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 531 (37.16%) Java
2 521 (36.46%) C#
3 350 (24.49%) JavaScript
4 328 (22.95%) SQL
5 141 (9.87%) Python
6 92 (6.44%) Ruby
7 85 (5.95%) C++
8 81 (5.67%) PL/SQL
9 46 (3.22%) PHP
10 29 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 28 (1.96%) Shell Script
11 28 (1.96%) T-SQL
12 27 (1.89%) Scala
13 25 (1.75%) C
14 22 (1.54%) Objective-C
15 19 (1.33%) Perl
16 14 (0.98%) VB
17 13 (0.91%) Bash Shell
18 12 (0.84%) Clojure
18 12 (0.84%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 226 (15.82%) Degree
2 42 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.24%) ISEB
4 25 (1.75%) ISTQB
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (0.63%) CISSP
7 8 (0.56%) SC Cleared
8 7 (0.49%) MCP
9 6 (0.42%) PMI Certification
10 5 (0.35%) OCP
10 5 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
10 5 (0.35%) SAP Certification
11 3 (0.21%) PhD
12 2 (0.14%) CCNA
12 2 (0.14%) CCNP
12 2 (0.14%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.14%) PMP
12 2 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 2 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.070%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.94%) QA
2 16 (1.12%) Data Quality
3 15 (1.05%) MiFID
4 9 (0.63%) EMIR
5 8 (0.56%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.35%) PMO
7 3 (0.21%) SLA
8 1 (0.070%) COBIT
8 1 (0.070%) GDPR
8 1 (0.070%) UCITS
System Software
1 39 (2.73%) Docker
2 11 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.56%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.42%) Apache Flume
4 6 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (0.28%) vSphere
6 2 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.14%) XenApp
7 1 (0.070%) HDFS
7 1 (0.070%) KVM
7 1 (0.070%) LXC
7 1 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.070%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (0.91%) Puppet
3 12 (0.84%) Ansible
4 11 (0.77%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (0.35%) Docker Swarm
5 5 (0.35%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.35%) Mesos
6 4 (0.28%) HAProxy
6 4 (0.28%) Nagios
7 3 (0.21%) Chronos
7 3 (0.21%) Marathon
7 3 (0.21%) SCCM
8 2 (0.14%) Hadoop YARN
8 2 (0.14%) vRealize
9 1 (0.070%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.070%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.070%) Nessus
9 1 (0.070%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.070%) SCOM
9 1 (0.070%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 147 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 136 (9.52%) Oracle
3 34 (2.38%) Xamarin
4 25 (1.75%) Adobe
5 24 (1.68%) Splunk
6 23 (1.61%) IBM
7 19 (1.33%) HP
8 15 (1.05%) Facebook
8 15 (1.05%) Perforce
9 14 (0.98%) Sybase
9 14 (0.98%) VMware
10 11 (0.77%) Informatica
10 11 (0.77%) SAP
11 10 (0.70%) Cognos
11 10 (0.70%) MicroStrategy
11 10 (0.70%) OpenLink
11 10 (0.70%) Triple Point
11 10 (0.70%) Twitter
12 9 (0.63%) Cisco
12 9 (0.63%) Red Hat
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Generous bonus scheme + other benefits.
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: Yesterday
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 18 hours ago
Falkirk, Stirlingshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 20 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: 15 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary and Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Salary - Best on market with Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £30,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Durham Professional Services Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum good competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday