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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 22 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 10.89% 5.06% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 5.71% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +25.33%
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
132 140 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 65.35% 88.61% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 123 104 83
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,100 £29,014
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Newport

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
3 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 7 (24.14%) C#
3 7 (24.14%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
4 6 (20.69%) QA
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 6 (20.69%) SOAP
4 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
5 5 (17.24%) ISEB
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (17.24%) CSS
5 5 (17.24%) Web Services
5 5 (17.24%) PHP
5 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.24%) HTML
5 5 (17.24%) JMeter
5 5 (17.24%) jQuery
5 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 5 (17.24%) JIRA
5 5 (17.24%) REST
5 5 (17.24%) BDD
5 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
5 5 (17.24%) RESTful
6 4 (13.79%) Behat

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (6.90%) JBoss
1 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Selenium
2 7 (24.14%) Cucumber
3 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.24%) JMeter
3 5 (17.24%) JIRA
4 4 (13.79%) Behat
5 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.90%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 2 (6.90%) Advertising
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Tester
3 6 (20.69%) Automated Tester
4 4 (13.79%) QA Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) QA Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior QA Tester
4 4 (13.79%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Tester
5 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (10.34%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 6 (20.69%) SOAP
3 5 (17.24%) Web Services
3 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.24%) CSS
3 5 (17.24%) HTML
3 5 (17.24%) jQuery
3 5 (17.24%) RESTful
3 5 (17.24%) REST
4 4 (13.79%) XML
5 3 (10.34%) XSLT
5 3 (10.34%) MSMQ
5 3 (10.34%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) Hibernate
6 2 (6.90%) Spring
6 2 (6.90%) CSS3
6 2 (6.90%) Velocity
6 2 (6.90%) Java SE
6 2 (6.90%) HTML5
7 1 (3.45%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) CentOS
1 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) MVC
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (17.24%) BDD
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
4 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (13.79%) Web Design
4 4 (13.79%) Automated Testing
4 4 (13.79%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.79%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) User Stories
5 3 (10.34%) BPMN
5 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Test Scripting
6 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.90%) BPR
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) Web Development
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) C#
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) JavaScript
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) Python
6 1 (3.45%) Korn
6 1 (3.45%) Groovy
6 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) ISEB
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 4 (13.79%) HND
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) QA
2 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle
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