The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Scrum
UK / Scotland
Rank 29 22 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 169 231 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 7.29% 7.90% 5.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.99% 8.73% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 93 142 111
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,200 £35,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12%  

Scrum 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 2116 2646 2748
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 91.25% 90.49% 88.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1706 1674
Median salary £45,000 £46,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +5.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Scotland

Scrum
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Scotland

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Scotland over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Scotland

Scrum
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +2 88 £42,500 -5.55% 11
Edinburgh -5 68 £50,000 +5.26% 15
Dundee +2 5 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Stirling +8 2 £56,250 +12.50% 2
Aberdeen +4 1 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £40,000 - 1
Moray - 1 - -
Scottish Borders - 1 £42,500 - 1
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 347 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (45.83%) TDD
3 147 (40.83%) C#
4 144 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 141 (39.17%) .NET
6 140 (38.89%) Java
7 119 (33.06%) SQL Server
8 113 (31.39%) HTML
9 108 (30.00%) ASP.NET
10 99 (27.50%) MVC
11 98 (27.22%) Finance
12 94 (26.11%) JavaScript
13 83 (23.06%) Visual Studio
14 82 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 80 (22.22%) SQL
16 71 (19.72%) OO
17 65 (18.06%) AngularJS
18 63 (17.50%) CSS
19 60 (16.67%) Spring
20 58 (16.11%) Git (software)
21 56 (15.56%) Microsoft
22 53 (14.72%) Web Services
23 52 (14.44%) XML
24 48 (13.33%) JBoss
25 44 (12.22%) Kanban
26 43 (11.94%) SDLC
27 41 (11.39%) Selenium
27 41 (11.39%) Software Engineering
28 39 (10.83%) Open Source
29 38 (10.56%) Security Cleared

Scrum
Top Related 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 48 (13.33%) JBoss
2 13 (3.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 9 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.22%) Alfresco
4 8 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (1.94%) CMS
6 5 (1.39%) Confluence
7 4 (1.11%) ArcGIS
8 3 (0.83%) EPiServer
8 3 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.56%) Apache
9 2 (0.56%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.56%) Drupal
9 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.28%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 26 (7.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.28%) MS Office
2 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.28%) MS Project
2 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.94%) Sonata
2 5 (1.39%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.67%) SaaS
4 5 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.28%) GitHub
6 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.28%) Slack
6 1 (0.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.83%) Wireless
2 1 (0.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.28%) Multicast
2 1 (0.28%) SMS
2 1 (0.28%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 36 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 28 (7.78%) MongoDB
4 19 (5.28%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (4.44%) DB2
5 16 (4.44%) Oracle Database
6 13 (3.61%) Big Data
6 13 (3.61%) RavenDB
7 10 (2.78%) Hadoop
7 10 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
8 9 (2.50%) MySQL
8 9 (2.50%) Neo4j
8 9 (2.50%) Pentaho
9 8 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.67%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.11%) GIS
12 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.56%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 83 (23.06%) Visual Studio
2 58 (16.11%) Git (software)
3 41 (11.39%) Selenium
4 36 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 34 (9.44%) JIRA
6 33 (9.17%) Jenkins
6 33 (9.17%) Maven
7 27 (7.50%) Subversion
8 18 (5.00%) Ant
9 17 (4.72%) JUnit
10 12 (3.33%) Gradle
10 12 (3.33%) Grunt
10 12 (3.33%) Hudson
11 11 (3.06%) Bower
11 11 (3.06%) gulp
12 9 (2.50%) JBehave
12 9 (2.50%) Talend Open Studio
13 8 (2.22%) Artifactory
13 8 (2.22%) MSTest
13 8 (2.22%) NUnit
General
1 98 (27.22%) Finance
2 32 (8.89%) Banking
3 14 (3.89%) Advertising
4 9 (2.50%) Games
5 6 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Back Office
6 3 (0.83%) Private Banking
6 3 (0.83%) Retail
7 2 (0.56%) Front Office
7 2 (0.56%) Legal
7 2 (0.56%) Marketing
7 2 (0.56%) Retail Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 195 (54.17%) Developer
2 69 (19.17%) C# Developer
3 58 (16.11%) Java Developer
4 39 (10.83%) Senior Developer
5 36 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 35 (9.72%) Scrum Master
7 26 (7.22%) Project Manager
8 25 (6.94%) Analyst
9 20 (5.56%) Software Engineer
10 19 (5.28%) Test Engineer
11 18 (5.00%) Programmer
11 18 (5.00%) Software Developer
12 16 (4.44%) .NET Analyst Programmer
12 16 (4.44%) .NET Programmer
12 16 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
13 15 (4.17%) C# Programmer
14 14 (3.89%) C# .NET Developer
14 14 (3.89%) Test Automation Engineer
15 12 (3.33%) Lead Developer
15 12 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (39.17%) .NET
2 113 (31.39%) HTML
3 108 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 82 (22.78%) ASP.NET MVC
5 65 (18.06%) AngularJS
6 63 (17.50%) CSS
7 60 (16.67%) Spring
8 53 (14.72%) Web Services
9 52 (14.44%) XML
10 35 (9.72%) SOAP
11 33 (9.17%) Gherkin
12 32 (8.89%) HTML5
13 31 (8.61%) JSON
14 30 (8.33%) Hibernate
15 29 (8.06%) CSS3
15 29 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (7.22%) Java EE
17 22 (6.11%) jQuery
18 20 (5.56%) .NET Framework
19 18 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.56%) User Experience
2 36 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 24 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.89%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.78%) Fintech
6 9 (2.50%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.94%) Derivative
7 7 (1.94%) OTC Derivatives
8 6 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.39%) Data Centre
10 4 (1.11%) Fixed Income
11 3 (0.83%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.83%) Social Media
11 3 (0.83%) Social Network
12 1 (0.28%) Clustering
12 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
12 1 (0.28%) Handset
12 1 (0.28%) Mobile Games
12 1 (0.28%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.00%) Linux
2 21 (5.83%) Unix
3 11 (3.06%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.78%) Android
4 10 (2.78%) Windows
5 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (96.39%) Agile Software Development
2 165 (45.83%) TDD
3 144 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 99 (27.50%) MVC
5 71 (19.72%) OO
6 44 (12.22%) Kanban
7 43 (11.94%) SDLC
8 41 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 39 (10.83%) Open Source
10 37 (10.28%) Infrastructure Management
10 37 (10.28%) SOA
11 36 (10.00%) BDD
12 31 (8.61%) Microservices
13 28 (7.78%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (6.39%) Project Management
15 20 (5.56%) DevOps
16 19 (5.28%) OOA/OOD
16 19 (5.28%) OOD
17 18 (5.00%) PRINCE2
17 18 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 147 (40.83%) C#
2 140 (38.89%) Java
3 94 (26.11%) JavaScript
4 80 (22.22%) SQL
5 35 (9.72%) Python
6 24 (6.67%) PL/SQL
7 15 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 13 (3.61%) C++
9 11 (3.06%) PHP
10 7 (1.94%) VB.NET
11 6 (1.67%) Ruby
12 5 (1.39%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.83%) Scala
13 3 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.83%) VB
14 2 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.56%) C
15 1 (0.28%) Clojure
15 1 (0.28%) CoffeeScript
15 1 (0.28%) Go
Qualifications
1 38 (10.56%) Security Cleared
2 36 (10.00%) Degree
3 8 (2.22%) ISEB
4 5 (1.39%) CISSP
5 4 (1.11%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.56%) PMP
8 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.50%) QA
2 9 (2.50%) MiFID
3 4 (1.11%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (1.11%) EMIR
4 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (2.22%) Docker
2 2 (0.56%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (2.50%) Puppet
3 4 (1.11%) Ansible
3 4 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 56 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.44%) Oracle
3 9 (2.50%) Talend
4 8 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 7 (1.94%) FNZ
5 7 (1.94%) Perforce
6 4 (1.11%) HP
6 4 (1.11%) Twitter
6 4 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 3 (0.83%) Citrix
7 3 (0.83%) Facebook
7 3 (0.83%) Google
7 3 (0.83%) Symantec
8 2 (0.56%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.56%) CA Agile Central
8 2 (0.56%) Cisco
8 2 (0.56%) Splunk
8 2 (0.56%) Tableau
8 2 (0.56%) VMware
9 1 (0.28%) IBM
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