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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 7 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 13.70% 19.05% 9.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.38% 20.00% 14.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 13
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £36,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
65 40 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 89.04% 95.24% 66.92%
Number of salaries quoted 56 37 84
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +9.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,250 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (58.82%) Python
4 9 (52.94%) C++
4 9 (52.94%) SQL
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Java
6 7 (41.18%) Windows
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
6 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
6 7 (41.18%) Build Automation
6 7 (41.18%) SDLC
7 6 (35.29%) REST
7 6 (35.29%) JSON
7 6 (35.29%) STL
8 4 (23.53%) SOAP
8 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
8 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
8 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
9 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (17.65%) MSTest
9 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
9 3 (17.65%) Life Science

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (17.65%) JMeter
2 3 (17.65%) Selenium
2 3 (17.65%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
General
1 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Software Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Development Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C++ Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Product Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Software Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) CRM Developer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) STL
2 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Bottle
5 2 (11.76%) Qt
5 2 (11.76%) HTML
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) XSL
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
1 3 (17.65%) Life Science
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
1 7 (41.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) Software Engineering
2 7 (41.18%) Build Automation
2 7 (41.18%) SDLC
3 4 (23.53%) Software Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) OOP
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) TDD
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
6 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 10 (58.82%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
3 9 (52.94%) C++
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft