The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 18 17 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 56 75 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.61% 12.52% 7.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.91% 16.70% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 46 72 31
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
470 449 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.62% 74.96% 65.90%
Number of salaries quoted 393 404 269
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Agile Software Development
South Wales

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cardiff region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 72 (51.80%) Scrum
2 53 (38.13%) MVC
3 45 (32.37%) Java
4 42 (30.22%) .NET
4 42 (30.22%) Web Services
5 40 (28.78%) C#
6 37 (26.62%) SQL
7 33 (23.74%) Maven
8 32 (23.02%) TDD
8 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET
8 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
9 31 (22.30%) JavaScript
10 29 (20.86%) SOAP
11 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
12 27 (19.42%) HTML
13 26 (18.71%) J2EE
13 26 (18.71%) Finance
14 25 (17.99%) OO
14 25 (17.99%) Jenkins
15 24 (17.27%) .NET Framework
16 23 (16.55%) jQuery
17 22 (15.83%) CSS
18 20 (14.39%) XML
19 19 (13.67%) REST
20 18 (12.95%) Automated Testing
20 18 (12.95%) Spring
20 18 (12.95%) Project Management
21 17 (12.23%) SOA
21 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
21 17 (12.23%) JSON

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.47%) Confluence
3 7 (5.04%) IIS
4 5 (3.60%) FileNet
4 5 (3.60%) LiveCycle
5 3 (2.16%) CMS
5 3 (2.16%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Project
3 2 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) Internet
2 2 (1.44%) HTTP
2 2 (1.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.07%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (6.47%) NoSQL
4 8 (5.76%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (23.74%) Maven
2 25 (17.99%) Jenkins
3 17 (12.23%) Hudson
4 16 (11.51%) JIRA
4 16 (11.51%) Selenium
5 15 (10.79%) Git (software)
6 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio
7 13 (9.35%) Ant
8 12 (8.63%) Subversion
9 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (7.19%) JUnit
10 9 (6.47%) WebDriver
10 9 (6.47%) SoapUI
11 8 (5.76%) Gerrit
11 8 (5.76%) JBehave
11 8 (5.76%) Apache Ivy
12 4 (2.88%) CruiseControl
12 4 (2.88%) Bugzilla
13 3 (2.16%) Mercurial
14 1 (0.72%) eggPlant
General
1 26 (18.71%) Finance
2 14 (10.07%) Banking
3 8 (5.76%) Marketing
4 6 (4.32%) Advertising
5 4 (2.88%) Legal
6 3 (2.16%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.44%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (48.92%) Developer
2 29 (20.86%) Analyst
3 22 (15.83%) Senior Developer
4 18 (12.95%) .NET Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Java Developer
5 17 (12.23%) Test Analyst
6 16 (11.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (11.51%) C# Developer
7 13 (9.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (9.35%) Architect
7 13 (9.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (8.63%) Lead Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Perl Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Senior Java Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Programmer
11 7 (5.04%) Software Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Senior Test Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (5.04%) Lead Architect
11 7 (5.04%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (30.22%) .NET
1 42 (30.22%) Web Services
2 32 (23.02%) ASP.NET
3 29 (20.86%) SOAP
4 27 (19.42%) HTML
5 26 (18.71%) J2EE
6 24 (17.27%) .NET Framework
7 23 (16.55%) jQuery
8 22 (15.83%) CSS
9 20 (14.39%) XML
10 19 (13.67%) REST
11 18 (12.95%) Spring
12 17 (12.23%) JSON
12 17 (12.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 16 (11.51%) Ajax
14 13 (9.35%) Hibernate
15 11 (7.91%) Servlets
15 11 (7.91%) WCF
16 10 (7.19%) EJB
17 9 (6.47%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.19%) Open Source
3 5 (3.60%) Mobile Banking
3 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (1.44%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.72%) GIS
7 1 (0.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.47%) Android
2 5 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.88%) UNIX
4 3 (2.16%) Windows
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (51.80%) Scrum
2 53 (38.13%) MVC
3 32 (23.02%) TDD
4 25 (17.99%) OO
5 18 (12.95%) Automated Testing
5 18 (12.95%) Project Management
6 17 (12.23%) SOA
6 17 (12.23%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.51%) UML
8 15 (10.79%) Web Development
9 14 (10.07%) Unit Testing
10 13 (9.35%) Software Architecture
11 12 (8.63%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (7.91%) Time Management
12 11 (7.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.19%) BDD
13 10 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (6.47%) OOP
14 9 (6.47%) RUP
14 9 (6.47%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 45 (32.37%) Java
2 40 (28.78%) C#
3 37 (26.62%) SQL
4 31 (22.30%) JavaScript
5 17 (12.23%) Groovy
6 13 (9.35%) Scala
7 10 (7.19%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.47%) Perl
8 9 (6.47%) XPath
8 9 (6.47%) Clojure
9 7 (5.04%) XQuery
10 6 (4.32%) VB
11 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) C++
12 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.72%) C
12 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (8.63%) Degree
2 8 (5.76%) ISEB
3 7 (5.04%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) ISO 8583
2 5 (3.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 16 (11.51%) Oracle
3 9 (6.47%) Twitter
4 5 (3.60%) IBM
4 5 (3.60%) Adobe
5 3 (2.16%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.44%) Sencha
7 1 (0.72%) Alterian
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