The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 28 8 35
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 37 92 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.02% 18.66% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.63% 23.59% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 35 78 10
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £75,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 390 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.86% 79.11% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 414 344 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 18 December 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 86 (88.66%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) Java
3 28 (28.87%) HTML
4 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
4 27 (27.84%) TDD
5 23 (23.71%) Software Engineering
5 23 (23.71%) .NET
6 21 (21.65%) Finance
7 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
8 17 (17.53%) C#
8 17 (17.53%) SQL
8 17 (17.53%) Mentoring
9 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
10 15 (15.46%) BDD
10 15 (15.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (14.43%) Degree
11 14 (14.43%) Web Services
11 14 (14.43%) XML
12 13 (13.40%) Spring
13 12 (12.37%) Unit Testing
13 12 (12.37%) CSS
13 12 (12.37%) C++
13 12 (12.37%) OO
14 11 (11.34%) PHP
15 10 (10.31%) J2EE
15 10 (10.31%) OOP
15 10 (10.31%) Advertising
15 10 (10.31%) jQuery
15 10 (10.31%) JSON

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (3.09%) ColdFusion
1 3 (3.09%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.06%) Node.js
2 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.03%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.19%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.09%) Big Data
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.06%) OLTP
6 2 (2.06%) OLAP
6 2 (2.06%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.06%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (1.03%) MySQL
7 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.03%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.03%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Selenium
2 6 (6.19%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
4 4 (4.12%) Maven
4 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.09%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.06%) FitNesse
6 2 (2.06%) JUnit
6 2 (2.06%) Subversion
7 1 (1.03%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.03%) JIRA
7 1 (1.03%) WATIR
7 1 (1.03%) Hudson
7 1 (1.03%) JBehave
7 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.03%) Mocha
7 1 (1.03%) PhantomJS
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 10 (10.31%) Advertising
3 8 (8.25%) Banking
4 7 (7.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.03%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (42.27%) Developer
2 17 (17.53%) Software Engineer
3 16 (16.49%) Team Leader
4 14 (14.43%) Java Developer
5 13 (13.40%) ScrumMaster
6 12 (12.37%) Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Test Analyst
7 10 (10.31%) Web Developer
7 10 (10.31%) Development Team Leader
8 9 (9.28%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Developer
9 7 (7.22%) Senior Software Engineer
10 5 (5.15%) Service Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (5.15%) Web Team Leader
11 4 (4.12%) C++ Software Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (4.12%) Senior Analyst
11 4 (4.12%) Services Delivery Manager
11 4 (4.12%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.87%) HTML
2 23 (23.71%) .NET
3 14 (14.43%) Web Services
3 14 (14.43%) XML
4 13 (13.40%) Spring
5 12 (12.37%) CSS
6 10 (10.31%) J2EE
6 10 (10.31%) JSON
6 10 (10.31%) jQuery
7 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
8 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.22%) REST
9 6 (6.19%) WCF
9 6 (6.19%) RESTful
9 6 (6.19%) XSLT
10 5 (5.15%) Hibernate
10 5 (5.15%) AngularJS
10 5 (5.15%) HTML5
11 4 (4.12%) SOAP
11 4 (4.12%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Open Source
2 6 (6.19%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (4.12%) Physics
4 4 (4.12%) GIS
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
5 3 (3.09%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.06%) iPhone
6 2 (2.06%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.03%) iPad
7 1 (1.03%) Statistics
7 1 (1.03%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.06%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) Linux
2 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (88.66%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (27.84%) TDD
3 23 (23.71%) Software Engineering
4 17 (17.53%) Mentoring
5 15 (15.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (15.46%) BDD
6 12 (12.37%) Unit Testing
6 12 (12.37%) OO
7 10 (10.31%) OOP
8 9 (9.28%) Web Development
9 8 (8.25%) User Stories
9 8 (8.25%) Coaching
9 8 (8.25%) Pair Programming
9 8 (8.25%) MVC
10 6 (6.19%) RUP
11 5 (5.15%) DSDM
11 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.15%) Test Scripting
11 5 (5.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 44 (45.36%) Java
2 27 (27.84%) JavaScript
3 17 (17.53%) C#
3 17 (17.53%) SQL
4 12 (12.37%) C++
5 11 (11.34%) PHP
6 5 (5.15%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.15%) Python
6 5 (5.15%) Ruby
6 5 (5.15%) Scala
7 4 (4.12%) VC++
7 4 (4.12%) RPG
8 3 (3.09%) VB.NET
8 3 (3.09%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) Erlang
9 2 (2.06%) Groovy
10 1 (1.03%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 14 (14.43%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.12%) ISEB
3 3 (3.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Oracle
3 5 (5.15%) TOWER Software
4 3 (3.09%) Informatica
5 2 (2.06%) Google
6 1 (1.03%) Twitter
6 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.03%) IBM
6 1 (1.03%) HP
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