Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 3 6
Rank change year-on-year -17 +3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 8 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 8.99% 27.71% 15.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.76% 37.10% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 16
West Lothian median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -15.79% +20.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,200 £31,500
90th Percentile £37,500 £49,500 £70,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

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 82 62 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 92.13% 74.70% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 47 51 84
West Lothian median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +11.84%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,250 £24,675
90th Percentile £54,250 £47,500 £66,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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
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 23 November 2017. 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
Livingston -17 5 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Agile Software Development
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Behat
2 4 (50.00%) GitHub
2 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Legal
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) Tcl
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
4 1 (12.50%) HTTP

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (50.00%) JUnit
1 4 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) Bugzilla
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Behat
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) WCF
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 4 (50.00%) BDD
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) TDD
2 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Disruptive Innovation
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Physics
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Tcl
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft