The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 12 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 5 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.42% 8.89% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 13.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 0
Average salary £36,500 £32,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Scrum
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 89 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.92% 65.93% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 42 83 30
Average salary £36,500 £33,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Scrum
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Bridgend region.

Scrum Salary Trend in Bridgend

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum.

1 22 (70.97%) HTML
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
1 22 (70.97%) CSS
2 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (48.39%) OOD
3 15 (48.39%) Java
3 15 (48.39%) C++
3 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 15 (48.39%) HTML5
3 15 (48.39%) CSS3
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
4 7 (22.58%) MVC
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
4 7 (22.58%) WinForms
4 7 (22.58%) C#
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
4 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
4 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
4 7 (22.58%) Windows
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
4 7 (22.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
4 7 (22.58%) WCF
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Scrum also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineer
3 10 (32.26%) Software Developer
4 7 (22.58%) .NET Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.45%) Product Owner
8 1 (3.23%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Web Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Web Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (70.97%) HTML
1 22 (70.97%) .NET
1 22 (70.97%) CSS
2 15 (48.39%) HTML5
2 15 (48.39%) CSS3
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
3 7 (22.58%) WinForms
3 7 (22.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 7 (22.58%) .NET Framework
3 7 (22.58%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
1 5 (16.13%) Physics
1 5 (16.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) OOD
2 15 (48.39%) Software Engineering
3 7 (22.58%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) Data Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Business Development
4 5 (16.13%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) Release Management
4 5 (16.13%) Integration Testing
4 5 (16.13%) Software Testing
4 5 (16.13%) OO
5 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
5 4 (12.90%) User Stories
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.23%) Project Management
6 1 (3.23%) ITIL
6 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (70.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) Java
2 15 (48.39%) C++
3 7 (22.58%) C#
3 7 (22.58%) SQL
3 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
3 7 (22.58%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) QA