The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 21 11 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 56 64 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.28% 11.66% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.50% 15.84% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 47 54 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,923 £29,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £46,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
487 404 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 72.04% 73.59% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 436 332 240
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 £27,930 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
South Wales

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Cardiff

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 55 (45.08%) Java
1 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.43%) Web Services
3 41 (33.61%) TDD
4 34 (27.87%) .NET
5 32 (26.23%) HTML
5 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
6 31 (25.41%) Spring
6 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
7 30 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
8 29 (23.77%) J2EE
8 29 (23.77%) XML
9 28 (22.95%) Unit Testing
10 27 (22.13%) SOAP
10 27 (22.13%) Oracle
11 26 (21.31%) OO
12 25 (20.49%) JIRA
12 25 (20.49%) Maven
13 24 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 24 (19.67%) SQL
13 24 (19.67%) MVC
14 23 (18.85%) RUP
14 23 (18.85%) DSDM
15 22 (18.03%) MongoDB
15 22 (18.03%) Open Source
16 21 (17.21%) Scala
16 21 (17.21%) MS Excel
16 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
16 21 (17.21%) Subversion

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 17 (13.93%) Confluence
2 11 (9.02%) FileNet
2 11 (9.02%) LiveCycle
3 4 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (3.28%) CMS
4 3 (2.46%) ColdFusion
4 3 (2.46%) IIS
4 3 (2.46%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.82%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.82%) Apache
5 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (17.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) HTTP
2 2 (1.64%) Internet
2 2 (1.64%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.03%) MongoDB
2 21 (17.21%) SQL Server
3 20 (16.39%) NoSQL
4 16 (13.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (12.30%) Relational Database
6 8 (6.56%) Oracle Database
7 7 (5.74%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.46%) RDBMS
8 3 (2.46%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (1.64%) MySQL
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (20.49%) JIRA
1 25 (20.49%) Maven
2 21 (17.21%) Subversion
3 20 (16.39%) Jenkins
4 18 (14.75%) Hudson
5 13 (10.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (9.84%) Git (software)
6 12 (9.84%) Visual Studio
7 9 (7.38%) JUnit
8 8 (6.56%) Ant
9 6 (4.92%) Apache Ivy
10 5 (4.10%) Bugzilla
10 5 (4.10%) Selenium
10 5 (4.10%) JBehave
11 4 (3.28%) SoapUI
11 4 (3.28%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.46%) Cucumber
12 3 (2.46%) Calabash
13 2 (1.64%) Axure RP
13 2 (1.64%) Gerrit
General
1 15 (12.30%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 7 (5.74%) Advertising
4 6 (4.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.82%) Legal
6 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (43.44%) Developer
2 28 (22.95%) Analyst
3 27 (22.13%) Java Developer
4 16 (13.11%) Team Leader
5 15 (12.30%) Development Team Leader
6 14 (11.48%) Programmer
7 12 (9.84%) Web Team Leader
7 12 (9.84%) Web Development Team Leader
7 12 (9.84%) Test Analyst
7 12 (9.84%) Senior Developer
8 11 (9.02%) Software Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Java Consultant
9 9 (7.38%) Java Programmer
9 9 (7.38%) Developer Analyst
9 9 (7.38%) Web Developer
9 9 (7.38%) Consultant
10 8 (6.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (6.56%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (5.74%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (34.43%) Web Services
2 34 (27.87%) .NET
3 32 (26.23%) HTML
4 31 (25.41%) Spring
5 29 (23.77%) J2EE
5 29 (23.77%) XML
6 27 (22.13%) SOAP
7 20 (16.39%) Hibernate
8 19 (15.57%) CSS
9 18 (14.75%) JSON
10 17 (13.93%) jQuery
11 16 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (12.30%) XSLT
13 12 (9.84%) ASP.NET
14 11 (9.02%) Java EE
14 11 (9.02%) JSF
14 11 (9.02%) REST
15 10 (8.20%) WCF
16 9 (7.38%) HTML5
17 8 (6.56%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.03%) Open Source
2 18 (14.75%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (9.02%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (2.46%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.64%) Blog
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.64%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.82%) W3C
7 1 (0.82%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.82%) Replication
7 1 (0.82%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.82%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.20%) UNIX
2 6 (4.92%) Linux
3 4 (3.28%) Windows
4 1 (0.82%) Android
4 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (45.08%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.61%) TDD
3 31 (25.41%) Software Engineering
4 30 (24.59%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (22.95%) Unit Testing
6 26 (21.31%) OO
7 24 (19.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 24 (19.67%) MVC
8 23 (18.85%) RUP
8 23 (18.85%) DSDM
9 20 (16.39%) SOA
10 19 (15.57%) Pair Programming
10 19 (15.57%) DevOps
11 18 (14.75%) Configuration Management
11 18 (14.75%) Release Management
12 17 (13.93%) UML
13 16 (13.11%) OOA/OOD
14 15 (12.30%) Web Development
15 12 (9.84%) User Stories
15 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (45.08%) Java
2 29 (23.77%) JavaScript
3 24 (19.67%) SQL
4 21 (17.21%) Scala
5 20 (16.39%) Groovy
6 18 (14.75%) C#
7 16 (13.11%) Clojure
8 6 (4.92%) Perl
9 4 (3.28%) PHP
9 4 (3.28%) C++
10 2 (1.64%) XPath
10 2 (1.64%) PHP5
10 2 (1.64%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.64%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.64%) C
10 2 (1.64%) XQuery
11 1 (0.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Degree
2 13 (10.66%) ISEB
3 7 (5.74%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
2 1 (0.82%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (2.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 27 (22.13%) Oracle
3 16 (13.11%) Twitter
4 13 (10.66%) IBM
5 11 (9.02%) Adobe
6 4 (3.28%) T-Plan
6 4 (3.28%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.46%) Informatica
8 2 (1.64%) Zend
8 2 (1.64%) HP
9 1 (0.82%) Alterian
9 1 (0.82%) iRise
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