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 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 8 15 8
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 34 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.26% 9.29% 16.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 21.79% 10.40% 22.43%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 24
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,050 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,054 £45,000 £42,350
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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 125 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 79.19% 89.29% 74.83%
Number of salaries quoted 140 109 103
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.76%) Java
2 19 (32.76%) Selenium
3 18 (31.03%) .NET
4 16 (27.59%) ISEB
5 14 (24.14%) SQL
5 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.41%) MVC
7 11 (18.97%) SOAP
7 11 (18.97%) C#
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.97%) Degree
7 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
7 11 (18.97%) RESTful
8 10 (17.24%) JIRA
8 10 (17.24%) QA
8 10 (17.24%) Web Services
8 10 (17.24%) JMeter
8 10 (17.24%) REST
8 10 (17.24%) SDLC
9 9 (15.52%) Behat
9 9 (15.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (15.52%) User Experience
9 9 (15.52%) PHP
9 9 (15.52%) HND
9 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
9 9 (15.52%) Web Design
9 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (6.90%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) JBoss
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (13.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) SAN
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.17%) Data Mart
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 19 (32.76%) Selenium
2 14 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 10 (17.24%) JIRA
3 10 (17.24%) JMeter
4 9 (15.52%) Behat
5 8 (13.79%) Jenkins
6 7 (12.07%) Visual Studio
6 7 (12.07%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (5.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 3 (5.17%) Axure RP
7 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
7 3 (5.17%) Maven
7 3 (5.17%) Artifactory
8 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.34%) Advertising
2 3 (5.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (34.48%) Analyst
2 18 (31.03%) Developer
3 11 (18.97%) Tester
4 9 (15.52%) QA Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Quality Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Automated Tester
5 8 (13.79%) Technical Leader
5 8 (13.79%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
6 7 (12.07%) QA Tester
7 6 (10.34%) Senior QA Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior QA Tester
7 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Tester
8 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.90%) .NET Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Data Warehouse Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (31.03%) .NET
2 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET
2 11 (18.97%) SOAP
2 11 (18.97%) RESTful
3 10 (17.24%) REST
3 10 (17.24%) Web Services
4 7 (12.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (8.62%) HTML5
5 5 (8.62%) CSS3
5 5 (8.62%) HTML
5 5 (8.62%) CSS
6 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (6.90%) Spring
6 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
6 4 (6.90%) Java SE
6 4 (6.90%) jQuery
7 3 (5.17%) XML
8 2 (3.45%) Velocity
8 2 (3.45%) Spring MVC
9 1 (1.72%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) User Experience
2 5 (8.62%) Statistics
3 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Android
4 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (24.14%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (22.41%) MVC
4 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
5 10 (17.24%) SDLC
6 9 (15.52%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (15.52%) Automated Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
6 9 (15.52%) Test Scripting
6 9 (15.52%) Web Design
7 8 (13.79%) BDD
7 8 (13.79%) User Stories
8 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.07%) TDD
9 6 (10.34%) BPR
10 5 (8.62%) Web Development
10 5 (8.62%) Open Source
10 5 (8.62%) Kanban
11 4 (6.90%) BPMN
11 4 (6.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.76%) Java
2 14 (24.14%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) C#
4 9 (15.52%) PHP
5 4 (6.90%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.72%) Perl
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.72%) Korn
6 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (27.59%) ISEB
2 11 (18.97%) Degree
3 9 (15.52%) HND
4 3 (5.17%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) QA
2 5 (8.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) HP
2 3 (5.17%) VMware
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
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