Period
to 12 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 18 3
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 71 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 37.97% 7.23% 25.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.01% 7.89% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 23
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £19,500 £32,500 £30,200
90th Percentile £59,500 £37,500 £49,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%

Agile Software Development 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 West Lothian with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 182 76 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 97.33% 91.57% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 60 45 56
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.64%
10th Percentile £23,550 £24,900 £25,125
90th Percentile £53,000 £55,750 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in West Lothian

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in West Lothian

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in West Lothian

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in West Lothian over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in West Lothian

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in West Lothian

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 West Lothian region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Linlithgow - 34 £42,500 - 1
Livingston +12 26 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Bathgate - 1 £31,500 -
Agile Software Development
Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 44 (61.97%) Oracle
1 44 (61.97%) Degree
2 37 (52.11%) Finance
3 35 (49.30%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (47.89%) Oracle ERP
4 34 (47.89%) ERP
5 33 (46.48%) Oracle EBS
6 31 (43.66%) SQL
7 27 (38.03%) PL/SQL
8 23 (32.39%) C#
9 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
9 18 (25.35%) System Testing
10 16 (22.54%) Regression Testing
11 15 (21.13%) Test Automation
12 14 (19.72%) Scrum
12 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
12 14 (19.72%) Java
13 12 (16.90%) Kanban
14 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
14 11 (15.49%) .NET
14 11 (15.49%) Python
14 11 (15.49%) Linux
15 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
15 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
15 10 (14.08%) Scenario Testing
16 9 (12.68%) Microservices
16 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
16 9 (12.68%) C++
16 9 (12.68%) C
16 9 (12.68%) Windows

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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 5 (7.04%) Apache
1 5 (7.04%) JBoss
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (5.63%) IIS
Business Applications
1 34 (47.89%) Oracle ERP
2 33 (46.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) HTTP
2 5 (7.04%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.82%) IPv4
3 2 (2.82%) IPv6
3 2 (2.82%) VLAN
4 1 (1.41%) Broadband
4 1 (1.41%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 7 (9.86%) Bugzilla
2 7 (9.86%) JIRA
3 6 (8.45%) Jenkins
3 6 (8.45%) Subversion
3 6 (8.45%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.04%) ClearCase
4 5 (7.04%) CppUnit
4 5 (7.04%) JUnit
4 5 (7.04%) SonarQube
4 5 (7.04%) Sonatype Nexus
5 4 (5.63%) LoadRunner
5 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.82%) Artifactory
7 2 (2.82%) Selenium
8 1 (1.41%) git-flow
8 1 (1.41%) Grunt
8 1 (1.41%) gulp
General
1 37 (52.11%) Finance
2 3 (4.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.82%) Banking
3 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Back Office
4 1 (1.41%) Billing
4 1 (1.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (30.99%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Business Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Technical Analyst
3 16 (22.54%) Technical Business Analyst
4 15 (21.13%) Consultant
4 15 (21.13%) ERP Consultant
4 15 (21.13%) Functional Consultant
4 15 (21.13%) Oracle Consultant
4 15 (21.13%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 9 (12.68%) Software Engineer
6 6 (8.45%) Developer
7 5 (7.04%) Automation Engineer
8 4 (5.63%) Graduate
9 3 (4.23%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Oracle Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Performance Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Release Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Release Engineer
9 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.49%) .NET
2 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
3 9 (12.68%) AngularJS
3 9 (12.68%) JSON
4 5 (7.04%) Kafka
4 5 (7.04%) RESTful
4 5 (7.04%) SOAP
4 5 (7.04%) WebSockets
4 5 (7.04%) XML
5 2 (2.82%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.82%) jQuery
5 2 (2.82%) REST
5 2 (2.82%) WCF
5 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.41%) CSS
6 1 (1.41%) HTML
6 1 (1.41%) React
6 1 (1.41%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 35 (49.30%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
3 9 (12.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.63%) Fintech
5 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.41%) SCADA
6 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) Linux
2 9 (12.68%) Windows
3 4 (5.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (47.89%) ERP
2 18 (25.35%) Software Engineering
2 18 (25.35%) System Testing
3 16 (22.54%) Regression Testing
4 15 (21.13%) Test Automation
5 14 (19.72%) Scrum
6 12 (16.90%) Kanban
7 10 (14.08%) Scenario Testing
8 9 (12.68%) Microservices
8 9 (12.68%) Refactoring
9 7 (9.86%) Performance Testing
9 7 (9.86%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.45%) OO
11 5 (7.04%) Configuration Management
11 5 (7.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (7.04%) Multithreaded Programming
11 5 (7.04%) Open Source
11 5 (7.04%) SDLC
11 5 (7.04%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (43.66%) SQL
2 27 (38.03%) PL/SQL
3 23 (32.39%) C#
4 14 (19.72%) Java
5 11 (15.49%) Python
6 10 (14.08%) JavaScript
7 9 (12.68%) C
7 9 (12.68%) C++
7 9 (12.68%) Shell Script
8 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
9 5 (7.04%) Perl
10 2 (2.82%) R
10 2 (2.82%) Ruby
10 2 (2.82%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 44 (61.97%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (7.04%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.04%) Puppet
3 3 (4.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (61.97%) Oracle
2 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.63%) Micro Focus