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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 26 11
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 93 54 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.27% 8.00% 12.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.01% 10.49% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 90 45 55
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,820 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £58,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
664 515 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.48% 76.30% 75.75%
Number of salaries quoted 542 456 330
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 140 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (41.89%) C#
2 62 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 60 (40.54%) MVC
4 59 (39.86%) .NET
5 52 (35.14%) HTML
6 47 (31.76%) SQL
7 45 (30.41%) CSS
8 42 (28.38%) SQL Server
9 41 (27.70%) ASP.NET
10 39 (26.35%) jQuery
11 35 (23.65%) Java
12 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
13 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
14 27 (18.24%) Web Services
15 26 (17.57%) Finance
15 26 (17.57%) TDD
16 25 (16.89%) SDLC
17 24 (16.22%) MongoDB
18 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
19 20 (13.51%) Visual Studio
19 20 (13.51%) HTML5
20 19 (12.84%) Degree
20 19 (12.84%) Project Management
21 18 (12.16%) Oracle
22 17 (11.49%) Linux
22 17 (11.49%) OOP
23 16 (10.81%) PHP
23 16 (10.81%) Computer Science
23 16 (10.81%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (6.08%) Node.js
2 4 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.70%) Apache
3 3 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) Tuxedo
4 1 (0.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.68%) IIS
Applications
1 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (3.38%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.73%) GitHub
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 11 (7.43%) Oracle Database
4 10 (6.76%) Big Data
5 9 (6.08%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (4.05%) NoSQL
6 6 (4.05%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
7 5 (3.38%) DB2
7 5 (3.38%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.70%) MySQL
8 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.03%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (2.03%) HPCC
9 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.68%) Informix
11 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 20 (13.51%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.11%) Maven
2 12 (8.11%) Jenkins
3 10 (6.76%) Eclipse
4 8 (5.41%) JMeter
4 8 (5.41%) NUnit
4 8 (5.41%) Rhino Mocks
5 7 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.73%) NetBeans
5 7 (4.73%) Ant
6 6 (4.05%) Hudson
6 6 (4.05%) Git (software)
7 3 (2.03%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.03%) Gradle
7 3 (2.03%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.03%) IntelliJ
7 3 (2.03%) Selenium
8 2 (1.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (1.35%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
General
1 26 (17.57%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Banking
3 8 (5.41%) Marketing
4 7 (4.73%) Retail
5 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.03%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (60.81%) Developer
2 28 (18.92%) .NET Developer
3 25 (16.89%) Senior Developer
4 21 (14.19%) Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) Web Developer
6 12 (8.11%) Lead Developer
7 11 (7.43%) ScrumMaster
7 11 (7.43%) Front-End Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Software Developer
8 9 (6.08%) Project Manager
9 8 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.05%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Analyst Programmer
10 6 (4.05%) Programmer
10 6 (4.05%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.05%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.05%) Developer Analyst
11 5 (3.38%) RPG Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (3.38%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (39.86%) .NET
2 52 (35.14%) HTML
3 45 (30.41%) CSS
4 41 (27.70%) ASP.NET
5 39 (26.35%) jQuery
6 32 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (18.24%) Web Services
8 20 (13.51%) HTML5
9 16 (10.81%) WCF
9 16 (10.81%) AngularJS
10 13 (8.78%) CSS3
11 12 (8.11%) RESTful
11 12 (8.11%) J2EE
12 11 (7.43%) JSON
13 10 (6.76%) Spring
13 10 (6.76%) Backbone.js
13 10 (6.76%) Ember.js
14 9 (6.08%) NHibernate
15 8 (5.41%) MonoRail
15 8 (5.41%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 15 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (6.76%) Tandem
4 8 (5.41%) User Experience
5 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.38%) iSeries
6 4 (2.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.68%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.49%) Linux
2 7 (4.73%) Windows
3 5 (3.38%) Android
3 5 (3.38%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.70%) UNIX
4 4 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 3 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (94.59%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (40.54%) MVC
3 26 (17.57%) TDD
4 25 (16.89%) SDLC
5 19 (12.84%) Project Management
6 17 (11.49%) OOP
7 16 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 13 (8.78%) OO
8 13 (8.78%) Software Engineering
9 11 (7.43%) People Management
9 11 (7.43%) BDD
10 10 (6.76%) Web Development
10 10 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.08%) Unit Testing
11 9 (6.08%) Test Planning
12 8 (5.41%) Web Application Development
13 7 (4.73%) Line Management
13 7 (4.73%) User Stories
13 7 (4.73%) Coaching
13 7 (4.73%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 62 (41.89%) C#
1 62 (41.89%) JavaScript
2 47 (31.76%) SQL
3 35 (23.65%) Java
4 16 (10.81%) PHP
5 15 (10.14%) Perl
6 13 (8.78%) C++
6 13 (8.78%) Scala
7 11 (7.43%) Python
8 10 (6.76%) T-SQL
9 8 (5.41%) Ruby
10 6 (4.05%) C
11 5 (3.38%) RPG
11 5 (3.38%) RPG/400
11 5 (3.38%) RPG IV
12 4 (2.70%) Bash Shell
12 4 (2.70%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.03%) PL/SQL
14 2 (1.35%) Erlang
14 2 (1.35%) Go
Qualifications
1 19 (12.84%) Degree
2 7 (4.73%) PMP
2 7 (4.73%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.38%) ISEB
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 30 (20.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.16%) Oracle
3 7 (4.73%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.38%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.70%) Twitter
6 3 (2.03%) Zend
7 2 (1.35%) Teradata
8 1 (0.68%) Casewise
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.68%) VMware
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) Apple
8 1 (0.68%) Facebook
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