The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 28 21 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 4 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.13% 7.19% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 8.40% 9.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 8
Average salary £34,500 £56,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £32,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,450 £57,500 £43,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
143 119 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 76.06% 85.61% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 137 89 100
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Scrum
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Newport

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Newport region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 6 (42.86%) .NET
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 5 (35.71%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) Ajax
5 4 (28.57%) MSMQ
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
6 3 (21.43%) JMeter
6 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 3 (21.43%) Selenium
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
7 2 (14.29%) JIRA
7 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) Korn
7 2 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (14.29%) Linux
7 2 (14.29%) Advertising
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) Perl
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 2 (14.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (21.43%) JMeter
2 3 (21.43%) Selenium
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) TestLink
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (7.14%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) QA Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 5 (35.71%) CSS
2 5 (35.71%) jQuery
3 4 (28.57%) Ajax
3 4 (28.57%) MSMQ
3 4 (28.57%) XML
3 4 (28.57%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) HTML5
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) CentOS
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Bug Management
4 2 (14.29%) Automation Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Cyber Security
5 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.14%) BPR
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 5 (35.71%) C#
3 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 3 (21.43%) VB.NET
5 2 (14.29%) Korn
5 2 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Perl
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) Groovy
5 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) HP
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Perforce