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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Agile Software Development
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 3 4 6
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 36.62% 21.82% 24.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.00% 25.00% 25.86%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 14
Median salary £43,750 £40,000 £36,875
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.37% +8.47%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £36,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £40,000
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 West Lothian with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 48 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 91.55% 87.27% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 26
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Livingston +4 22 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Bathgate - 2 £34,000 -
Agile Software Development
Scotland

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 19 (59.38%) SDLC
2 18 (56.25%) C#
3 17 (53.13%) .NET
4 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
5 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 13 (40.63%) MVC
7 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 10 (31.25%) Node.js
9 8 (25.00%) jQuery
9 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
11 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
11 6 (18.75%) Degree
11 6 (18.75%) Telematics
11 6 (18.75%) Selenium
12 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (15.63%) Web Development
12 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
12 5 (15.63%) Finance
13 4 (12.50%) HTML
13 4 (12.50%) Java
13 4 (12.50%) CSS
13 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
14 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing

Agile Software Development
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 8 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.88%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Local Government
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (56.25%) Developer
2 7 (21.88%) .NET Developer
2 7 (21.88%) C# Developer
2 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 4 (12.50%) Software Tester
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
3 4 (12.50%) Tester
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (53.13%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) AngularJS
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 10 (31.25%) Node.js
3 8 (25.00%) jQuery
3 8 (25.00%) WCF
4 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (9.38%) Web Services
7 2 (6.25%) Ext JS
7 2 (6.25%) React
7 2 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (6.25%) XML
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.13%) MEAN Stack
8 1 (3.13%) Middleware
8 1 (3.13%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Device Driver
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (3.13%) Linux
1 1 (3.13%) VxWorks
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) SDLC
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 13 (40.63%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) Telematics
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Test Automation
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 3 (9.38%) Mentoring
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Open Source
7 3 (9.38%) People Management
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (6.25%) Automation Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Open Source Development
8 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) C#
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 4 (12.50%) Java
6 2 (6.25%) C++
6 2 (6.25%) VB
7 1 (3.13%) C
7 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
7 1 (3.13%) PHP
7 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
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