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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 21 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +14
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 59 68 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.70% 12.39% 6.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.97% 16.79% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 51 58 22
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £31,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
493 405 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.71% 73.77% 73.26%
Number of salaries quoted 441 332 237
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 30 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 53 (42.40%) Scrum
2 41 (32.80%) HTML
2 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
2 41 (32.80%) TDD
3 39 (31.20%) Java
4 38 (30.40%) Web Services
5 36 (28.80%) SQL Server
6 33 (26.40%) .NET
6 33 (26.40%) SQL
7 32 (25.60%) Microsoft
8 31 (24.80%) jQuery
9 30 (24.00%) CSS
10 29 (23.20%) XML
10 29 (23.20%) MVC
10 29 (23.20%) Software Engineering
11 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
11 27 (21.60%) SOA
12 26 (20.80%) C#
12 26 (20.80%) Finance
12 26 (20.80%) Maven
12 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (20.00%) Groovy
13 25 (20.00%) Jenkins
14 24 (19.20%) MongoDB
14 24 (19.20%) Spring
14 24 (19.20%) OO
15 23 (18.40%) SOAP
15 23 (18.40%) JSON
16 21 (16.80%) Scala
17 20 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (12.00%) Confluence
2 11 (8.80%) FileNet
2 11 (8.80%) LiveCycle
3 10 (8.00%) IIS
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
4 7 (5.60%) CMS
4 7 (5.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.40%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (2.40%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.60%) Node.js
7 1 (0.80%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.20%) SaaS
2 3 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) Internet
2 5 (4.00%) HTTP
3 2 (1.60%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 24 (19.20%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.60%) NoSQL
4 15 (12.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (6.40%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.20%) MySQL
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.60%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.60%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.80%) Riak
9 1 (0.80%) Big Data
9 1 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (20.80%) Maven
2 25 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 18 (14.40%) Hudson
3 18 (14.40%) JIRA
4 17 (13.60%) Subversion
5 10 (8.00%) Selenium
5 10 (8.00%) JUnit
6 9 (7.20%) SoapUI
6 9 (7.20%) Git (software)
7 8 (6.40%) Ant
8 7 (5.60%) Apache Ivy
8 7 (5.60%) WebDriver
9 6 (4.80%) JBehave
9 6 (4.80%) Cucumber
9 6 (4.80%) CruiseControl
9 6 (4.80%) Visual Studio
10 4 (3.20%) Bugzilla
10 4 (3.20%) eggPlant
10 4 (3.20%) Calabash
11 2 (1.60%) Mercurial
General
1 26 (20.80%) Finance
2 11 (8.80%) Advertising
3 6 (4.80%) Marketing
4 5 (4.00%) Banking
5 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 60 (48.00%) Developer
2 26 (20.80%) Analyst
3 19 (15.20%) Java Developer
4 13 (10.40%) Programmer
4 13 (10.40%) Test Analyst
5 11 (8.80%) Web Developer
5 11 (8.80%) Senior Developer
6 10 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) Tester
7 9 (7.20%) Java Programmer
7 9 (7.20%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (7.20%) Java Consultant
8 8 (6.40%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Senior Tester
10 5 (4.00%) C++ Software Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Team Leader
10 5 (4.00%) C# Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (32.80%) HTML
2 38 (30.40%) Web Services
3 33 (26.40%) .NET
4 31 (24.80%) jQuery
5 30 (24.00%) CSS
6 29 (23.20%) XML
7 27 (21.60%) ASP.NET
8 24 (19.20%) Spring
9 23 (18.40%) SOAP
9 23 (18.40%) JSON
10 19 (15.20%) J2EE
11 18 (14.40%) Hibernate
12 15 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 14 (11.20%) REST
13 14 (11.20%) XSLT
14 12 (9.60%) HTML5
15 11 (8.80%) XHTML
15 11 (8.80%) .NET Framework
15 11 (8.80%) JSF
16 9 (7.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.20%) Open Source
2 14 (11.20%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.20%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 4 (3.20%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.20%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.40%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.80%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.80%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.80%) Grid Computing
7 1 (0.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.80%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.40%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Linux
3 7 (5.60%) Apple iOS
3 7 (5.60%) UNIX
3 7 (5.60%) Android
4 5 (4.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.40%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.60%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.80%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.40%) Scrum
2 41 (32.80%) TDD
3 29 (23.20%) MVC
3 29 (23.20%) Software Engineering
4 27 (21.60%) SOA
5 26 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (19.20%) OO
7 20 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (15.20%) Unit Testing
8 19 (15.20%) Release Management
9 18 (14.40%) Test Scripting
10 17 (13.60%) Pair Programming
10 17 (13.60%) Configuration Management
10 17 (13.60%) RUP
10 17 (13.60%) DSDM
10 17 (13.60%) DevOps
11 13 (10.40%) OOA/OOD
11 13 (10.40%) Automated Testing
12 12 (9.60%) Software Testing
12 12 (9.60%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (32.80%) JavaScript
2 39 (31.20%) Java
3 33 (26.40%) SQL
4 26 (20.80%) C#
5 25 (20.00%) Groovy
6 21 (16.80%) Scala
7 15 (12.00%) Clojure
8 10 (8.00%) C++
9 7 (5.60%) Perl
10 6 (4.80%) PHP
10 6 (4.80%) VB
11 4 (3.20%) XAML
11 4 (3.20%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.20%) C
12 3 (2.40%) Erlang
13 2 (1.60%) PHP5
13 2 (1.60%) XPath
13 2 (1.60%) Ruby
13 2 (1.60%) XQuery
14 1 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 18 (14.40%) Degree
2 15 (12.00%) ISEB
3 11 (8.80%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.40%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (3.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.80%) Oracle
3 15 (12.00%) Twitter
4 12 (9.60%) IBM
5 11 (8.80%) Adobe
6 7 (5.60%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.40%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.60%) Zend
8 2 (1.60%) HP
9 1 (0.80%) SAP
9 1 (0.80%) Remedy
9 1 (0.80%) Alterian
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
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