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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 23 7 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 48 72 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.36% 17.82% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.14% 23.30% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 46 61 17
Average salary £39,000 £44,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.36% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,178 £29,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £60,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +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
525 309 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.52% 76.49% 71.46%
Number of salaries quoted 467 273 258
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +19.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 23 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 99 (90.83%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (44.04%) Java
3 30 (27.52%) HTML
4 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
5 28 (25.69%) TDD
6 26 (23.85%) Finance
6 26 (23.85%) .NET
7 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
8 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
9 22 (20.18%) C#
10 20 (18.35%) SQL
11 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
11 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
12 16 (14.68%) J2EE
12 16 (14.68%) Web Development
13 15 (13.76%) BDD
13 15 (13.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 14 (12.84%) Oracle
15 13 (11.93%) C++
15 13 (11.93%) Web Services
15 13 (11.93%) Advertising
15 13 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
16 12 (11.01%) Spring
16 12 (11.01%) PHP
16 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
16 12 (11.01%) OO
17 11 (10.09%) OOP
17 11 (10.09%) XML
17 11 (10.09%) CSS
17 11 (10.09%) jQuery

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (5.50%) IIS
2 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.83%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.83%) Node.js
4 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.92%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) Relational Database
3 10 (9.17%) MongoDB
4 9 (8.26%) NoSQL
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.75%) Big Data
9 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database
9 3 (2.75%) OLAP
9 3 (2.75%) OLTP
9 3 (2.75%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.83%) MySQL
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 8 (7.34%) Selenium
2 7 (6.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (5.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.59%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.75%) Maven
5 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.83%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) FitNesse
6 2 (1.83%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.92%) WATIR
7 1 (0.92%) NUnit
7 1 (0.92%) Subversion
7 1 (0.92%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.92%) JBehave
7 1 (0.92%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.92%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.92%) Mocha
7 1 (0.92%) JUnit
General
1 26 (23.85%) Finance
2 13 (11.93%) Advertising
3 6 (5.50%) Banking
4 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.83%) Games
6 1 (0.92%) Retail
6 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (40.37%) Developer
2 19 (17.43%) Team Leader
3 17 (15.60%) Software Engineer
4 13 (11.93%) Development Team Leader
4 13 (11.93%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.93%) ScrumMaster
5 12 (11.01%) Software Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Delivery Manager
7 8 (7.34%) Web Team Leader
7 8 (7.34%) Software Manager
8 7 (6.42%) Analyst
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.42%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.50%) Web Development Team Leader
10 5 (4.59%) Test Analyst
10 5 (4.59%) Service Manager
10 5 (4.59%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (3.67%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (27.52%) HTML
2 26 (23.85%) .NET
3 16 (14.68%) J2EE
4 13 (11.93%) Web Services
5 12 (11.01%) Spring
6 11 (10.09%) XML
6 11 (10.09%) CSS
6 11 (10.09%) jQuery
7 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.34%) JSON
8 8 (7.34%) HTML5
8 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET
8 8 (7.34%) Mojolicious
9 7 (6.42%) Hibernate
9 7 (6.42%) WCF
10 6 (5.50%) RESTful
11 5 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (4.59%) REST
12 4 (3.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 4 (3.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.50%) Open Source
1 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.59%) Mathematics
2 5 (4.59%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.67%) Physics
3 4 (3.67%) GIS
3 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.67%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.75%) Visualisation
4 3 (2.75%) User Experience
4 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.83%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.83%) iPhone
5 2 (1.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.92%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.92%) Tandem
6 1 (0.92%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Linux
2 1 (0.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (90.83%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (25.69%) TDD
3 25 (22.94%) Software Engineering
4 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
5 16 (14.68%) Web Development
6 15 (13.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 15 (13.76%) BDD
7 13 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (11.01%) OO
9 11 (10.09%) OOP
10 10 (9.17%) Unit Testing
10 10 (9.17%) Coaching
11 7 (6.42%) OOD
12 6 (5.50%) MVC
12 6 (5.50%) Pair Programming
13 5 (4.59%) Service Delivery
13 5 (4.59%) ETL
13 5 (4.59%) User Stories
14 4 (3.67%) People Management
14 4 (3.67%) Cartography
Programming Languages
1 48 (44.04%) Java
2 29 (26.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.18%) C#
4 20 (18.35%) SQL
5 13 (11.93%) C++
6 12 (11.01%) PHP
7 9 (8.26%) Scala
8 8 (7.34%) Perl
9 7 (6.42%) T-SQL
10 6 (5.50%) Python
10 6 (5.50%) Ruby
11 4 (3.67%) RPG
11 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.67%) VC++
12 2 (1.83%) Erlang
12 2 (1.83%) Golang
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 5 (4.59%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) PMP
3 2 (1.83%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.92%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.50%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (22.02%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.84%) Oracle
3 6 (5.50%) TOWER Software
4 3 (2.75%) Informatica
5 2 (1.83%) Google
6 1 (0.92%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.92%) Teradata
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