Period
to 22 January 2019

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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 3 9 3
Rank change year-on-year +6 -6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 63 18 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 33.69% 20.45% 25.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.81% 21.43% 31.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22 7 19
West Lothian median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -36.00%
10th Percentile £29,575 £35,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £47,500 £48,250
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 181 84 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 96.79% 95.45% 82.05%
Number of salaries quoted 75 47 55
West Lothian median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.19%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,050 £28,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +1.12% +4.71%

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 22 January 2019.

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 22 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
Livingston +7 29 £51,250 +28.13% 7
Linlithgow -8 29 £41,500 - 1
Bathgate - 1 £31,000 - 1
Agile Software Development
Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 (69.84%) Oracle
2 35 (55.56%) Degree
3 34 (53.97%) SQL
4 33 (52.38%) PL/SQL
5 29 (46.03%) ERP
5 29 (46.03%) Finance
5 29 (46.03%) Oracle ERP
6 28 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
8 21 (33.33%) C#
9 19 (30.16%) Scrum
9 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
10 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
11 17 (26.98%) System Testing
11 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
12 15 (23.81%) Kanban
12 15 (23.81%) C++
12 15 (23.81%) Java
12 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
12 15 (23.81%) C
13 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
13 14 (22.22%) Microservices
13 14 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
14 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
14 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
14 13 (20.63%) Python
14 13 (20.63%) JSON
15 11 (17.46%) Refactoring
15 11 (17.46%) Linux
15 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing

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 7 (11.11%) Apache
1 7 (11.11%) JBoss
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 3 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Oracle ERP
2 27 (42.86%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) HTTP
1 7 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) Broadband
3 1 (1.59%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (15.87%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.70%) ClearCase
3 7 (11.11%) CppUnit
3 7 (11.11%) JUnit
4 5 (7.94%) JIRA
5 3 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (3.17%) Bugzilla
6 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.17%) SonarQube
6 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (3.17%) Subversion
6 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.59%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.59%) Grunt
7 1 (1.59%) gulp
7 1 (1.59%) Selenium
7 1 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (46.03%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Back Office
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Billing
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (38.10%) Analyst
2 18 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 15 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 12 (19.05%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Oracle Analyst
5 10 (15.87%) Technical Business Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) Consultant
6 9 (14.29%) ERP Consultant
6 9 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 8 (12.70%) Developer
7 8 (12.70%) Oracle Business Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (6.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.76%) C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (4.76%) Software Developer
9 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) AngularJS
1 13 (20.63%) JSON
2 8 (12.70%) RESTful
3 7 (11.11%) Kafka
3 7 (11.11%) SOAP
3 7 (11.11%) WebSockets
3 7 (11.11%) XML
4 6 (9.52%) .NET
5 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Core
6 1 (1.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
6 1 (1.59%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) jQuery
6 1 (1.59%) React
6 1 (1.59%) Velocity
6 1 (1.59%) WCF
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.17%) Fintech
4 1 (1.59%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) SCADA
4 1 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) ERP
2 19 (30.16%) Scrum
2 19 (30.16%) Test Automation
3 18 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 17 (26.98%) Computer Science
4 17 (26.98%) System Testing
5 15 (23.81%) Kanban
6 14 (22.22%) Microservices
6 14 (22.22%) Scenario Testing
7 11 (17.46%) Refactoring
7 11 (17.46%) Regression Testing
8 8 (12.70%) Configuration Management
8 8 (12.70%) Web Application Development
9 7 (11.11%) Multithreaded Programming
9 7 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 7 (11.11%) Open Source
10 6 (9.52%) Waterfall
11 5 (7.94%) SDLC
11 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (6.35%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (53.97%) SQL
2 33 (52.38%) PL/SQL
3 21 (33.33%) C#
4 15 (23.81%) C
4 15 (23.81%) C++
4 15 (23.81%) Java
4 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
5 13 (20.63%) Python
5 13 (20.63%) Shell Script
6 7 (11.11%) Perl
7 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.17%) R
8 1 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
3 1 (1.59%) Ansible
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Oracle
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.59%) Facebook