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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 20 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 11 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 5.67% 2.13% 5.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 2.65% 6.15%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 8
Average salary £41,000 £34,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.84% -23.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,950 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,450 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
148 151 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 76.29% 80.32% 86.67%
Number of salaries quoted 141 145 90
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £30,565 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 8 February 2016.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) UML
4 8 (29.63%) ISEB
4 8 (29.63%) BPR
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
5 5 (18.52%) Java
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 3 (11.11%) User Experience
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) JSON
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) .NET
7 3 (11.11%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) HTTP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Axure RP
1 2 (7.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.70%) JMeter
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Analyst
1 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
5 2 (7.41%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Lead Web Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Officer
5 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
5 2 (7.41%) UX Designer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (3.70%) Digital UX Designer
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) JSON
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) CSS3
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) Ajax
3 1 (3.70%) Facelets
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) JPA
3 1 (3.70%) JSF
3 1 (3.70%) PrimeFaces
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) Spring Batch
3 1 (3.70%) XHTML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) SDLC
3 9 (33.33%) Project Management
3 9 (33.33%) UML
3 9 (33.33%) User Stories
3 9 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 8 (29.63%) BPR
4 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (18.52%) Web Development
6 4 (14.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (14.81%) Front End Development
7 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) Kanban
7 3 (11.11%) Process Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Secure Coding
7 3 (11.11%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) ISEB
2 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.41%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) SAP