The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 14 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 52 62 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.87% 10.42% 6.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.99% 13.63% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 16
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £31,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Agile Software Development
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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
473 455 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.56% 76.47% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 426 382 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,096 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 57 (44.88%) Scrum
2 47 (37.01%) Java
3 44 (34.65%) HTML
3 44 (34.65%) TDD
4 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
5 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
6 37 (29.13%) Web Services
7 35 (27.56%) SQL
8 34 (26.77%) .NET
9 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
9 33 (25.98%) jQuery
10 30 (23.62%) CSS
11 29 (22.83%) XML
11 29 (22.83%) C#
11 29 (22.83%) Finance
11 29 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (22.05%) Spring
12 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
13 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
13 27 (21.26%) OO
14 26 (20.47%) MVC
14 26 (20.47%) Groovy
14 26 (20.47%) Jenkins
15 25 (19.69%) Maven
15 25 (19.69%) SOA
16 24 (18.90%) SOAP
16 24 (18.90%) MongoDB
16 24 (18.90%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (18.11%) Hibernate
18 22 (17.32%) JSON

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (10.24%) Confluence
2 11 (8.66%) FileNet
2 11 (8.66%) LiveCycle
3 10 (7.87%) IIS
4 8 (6.30%) SharePoint
5 7 (5.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 7 (5.51%) CMS
6 6 (4.72%) Node.js
6 6 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (2.36%) Umbraco
8 2 (1.57%) SAS
9 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.15%) SaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.51%) Internet
2 5 (3.94%) HTTP
3 2 (1.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.90%) MongoDB
3 17 (13.39%) NoSQL
4 13 (10.24%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (7.87%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.51%) MySQL
7 5 (3.94%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.94%) CouchDB
7 5 (3.94%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.36%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.57%) OLAP
9 2 (1.57%) Base SAS
9 2 (1.57%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (1.57%) Big Data
9 2 (1.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 1 (0.79%) Riak
10 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 26 (20.47%) Jenkins
2 25 (19.69%) Maven
3 16 (12.60%) JIRA
3 16 (12.60%) Hudson
4 15 (11.81%) Subversion
5 13 (10.24%) Selenium
5 13 (10.24%) JUnit
6 10 (7.87%) Git (software)
6 10 (7.87%) Apache Ivy
7 9 (7.09%) SoapUI
8 8 (6.30%) WebDriver
8 8 (6.30%) Ant
9 6 (4.72%) CruiseControl
9 6 (4.72%) Visual Studio
9 6 (4.72%) JBehave
9 6 (4.72%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.94%) Gradle
10 5 (3.94%) Mockito
11 4 (3.15%) eggPlant
12 3 (2.36%) Calabash
General
1 29 (22.83%) Finance
2 12 (9.45%) Advertising
3 7 (5.51%) Banking
4 6 (4.72%) Marketing
5 4 (3.15%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.79%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 69 (54.33%) Developer
2 29 (22.83%) Analyst
3 23 (18.11%) Java Developer
4 15 (11.81%) Test Analyst
5 13 (10.24%) Programmer
6 11 (8.66%) Web Developer
7 10 (7.87%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.87%) Senior Developer
8 9 (7.09%) Consultant
8 9 (7.09%) Java Consultant
8 9 (7.09%) Java Programmer
8 9 (7.09%) Developer Analyst
9 7 (5.51%) Software Developer
9 7 (5.51%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Team Leader
9 7 (5.51%) Development Team Leader
10 6 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (4.72%) Tester
11 5 (3.94%) Development Manager
11 5 (3.94%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.65%) HTML
2 37 (29.13%) Web Services
3 34 (26.77%) .NET
4 33 (25.98%) jQuery
5 30 (23.62%) CSS
6 29 (22.83%) XML
7 28 (22.05%) Spring
8 27 (21.26%) ASP.NET
9 24 (18.90%) SOAP
10 23 (18.11%) Hibernate
11 22 (17.32%) JSON
12 19 (14.96%) J2EE
13 18 (14.17%) REST
14 16 (12.60%) HTML5
15 14 (11.02%) XSLT
16 13 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (8.66%) XHTML
17 11 (8.66%) JSF
18 10 (7.87%) .NET Framework
19 9 (7.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 20 (15.75%) Open Source
2 14 (11.02%) Mobile App
3 9 (7.09%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.94%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.15%) Blackberry
6 3 (2.36%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
7 1 (0.79%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.24%) Windows
1 13 (10.24%) Linux
2 7 (5.51%) UNIX
2 7 (5.51%) Android
2 7 (5.51%) Apple iOS
3 5 (3.94%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.36%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (44.88%) Scrum
2 44 (34.65%) TDD
3 29 (22.83%) Continuous Integration
4 28 (22.05%) Software Engineering
5 27 (21.26%) OO
6 26 (20.47%) MVC
7 25 (19.69%) SOA
8 24 (18.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (15.75%) Release Management
10 19 (14.96%) Unit Testing
11 17 (13.39%) Test Scripting
12 16 (12.60%) Pair Programming
13 15 (11.81%) Configuration Management
13 15 (11.81%) RUP
13 15 (11.81%) DSDM
13 15 (11.81%) DevOps
14 13 (10.24%) BDD
14 13 (10.24%) OOA/OOD
15 12 (9.45%) Web Development
16 11 (8.66%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (37.01%) Java
2 41 (32.28%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.56%) SQL
4 29 (22.83%) C#
5 26 (20.47%) Groovy
6 19 (14.96%) Scala
7 13 (10.24%) Clojure
7 13 (10.24%) PHP
8 12 (9.45%) C++
9 8 (6.30%) Perl
10 6 (4.72%) VB
11 4 (3.15%) XAML
11 4 (3.15%) Ruby
11 4 (3.15%) C
11 4 (3.15%) Erlang
12 3 (2.36%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.57%) XQuery
13 2 (1.57%) XPath
13 2 (1.57%) PHP5
13 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (14.96%) Degree
2 13 (10.24%) ISEB
3 9 (7.09%) ISTQB
4 5 (3.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.15%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.15%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 3 (2.36%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 33 (25.98%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) Oracle
3 13 (10.24%) Twitter
4 12 (9.45%) IBM
5 11 (8.66%) Adobe
6 7 (5.51%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.36%) Xamarin
8 2 (1.57%) HP
8 2 (1.57%) Zend
9 1 (0.79%) SAP
9 1 (0.79%) Remedy
9 1 (0.79%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.79%) Alterian
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