Period
to 23 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 168 114 143
Rank change year-on-year -54 +29 +31
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 57 130 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.11% 2.33% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 2.52% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 38 107 31
Scotland median annual salary £47,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £28,850 £35,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £66,275 £61,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% - -

Software Delivery 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,778 5,156 4,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 93.34% 92.55% 92.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,096 3,398 2,713
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £29,013 £28,250 £28,800
90th Percentile £69,375 £66,250 £65,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Scotland

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Software Delivery in Scotland

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in Scotland

Software Delivery
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Delivery within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 January 2019. 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 -37 36 £47,500 -5.00% 5
Edinburgh -24 20 £55,000 - 5
Fife - 1 - - 1
Software Delivery
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Software Delivery.

1 45 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.33%) Finance
3 16 (28.07%) SQL
4 13 (22.81%) .NET
4 13 (22.81%) C#
4 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
5 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 11 (19.30%) Java
6 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
6 11 (19.30%) SDLC
6 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
7 10 (17.54%) TDD
7 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (17.54%) Scrum
8 9 (15.79%) Banking
8 9 (15.79%) Project Management
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (15.79%) Degree
8 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.04%) Oracle
9 8 (14.04%) Web Services
9 8 (14.04%) MVC
10 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
10 7 (12.28%) jQuery
10 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration

Software Delivery
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 3 (5.26%) IIS
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) SAS
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) GitHub
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) Firewall
1 1 (1.75%) MPLS
1 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.75%) DataStage
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.02%) JIRA
3 3 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (3.51%) Artifactory
4 2 (3.51%) GoCD
4 2 (3.51%) Hudson
4 2 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.75%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Protractor
5 1 (1.75%) TestNG
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.75%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (24.56%) Developer
2 11 (19.30%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) .NET Developer
3 7 (12.28%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Software Project Manager
5 5 (8.77%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.02%) Architect
6 4 (7.02%) Development Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Development Project Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Software Development Manager
6 4 (7.02%) Software Development Project Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Release Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.51%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.81%) .NET
2 8 (14.04%) Web Services
3 7 (12.28%) .NET Framework
3 7 (12.28%) jQuery
4 5 (8.77%) REST
5 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET
5 4 (7.02%) Entity Framework
5 4 (7.02%) NHibernate
6 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
6 3 (5.26%) HTML
6 3 (5.26%) WCF
7 2 (3.51%) CSS
7 2 (3.51%) Elastic Stack
7 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
7 2 (3.51%) Kafka
7 2 (3.51%) Middleware
7 2 (3.51%) NumPy
7 2 (3.51%) Pandas
7 2 (3.51%) Spring
7 2 (3.51%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.77%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.75%) Fintech
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Replication
4 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
3 11 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (19.30%) SDLC
4 10 (17.54%) Scrum
4 10 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.54%) TDD
5 9 (15.79%) Continuous Delivery
5 9 (15.79%) Project Management
5 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 9 (15.79%) Waterfall
6 8 (14.04%) Configuration Management
6 8 (14.04%) MVC
7 6 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.77%) Change Management
8 5 (8.77%) Product Management
8 5 (8.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.07%) SQL
2 13 (22.81%) C#
3 11 (19.30%) Java
3 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.77%) Python
5 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (3.51%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.51%) Clojure
6 2 (3.51%) SOQL
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) Groovy
7 1 (1.75%) Perl
7 1 (1.75%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.26%) ISEB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) MBA
4 1 (1.75%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.51%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 4 (7.02%) Xamarin
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) BMC
5 2 (3.51%) PagerDuty
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
5 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.51%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.75%) Cognos
6 1 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Trillium
6 1 (1.75%) VMware