The first table below looks at the demand for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 17 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 96 101 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 9.46% 9.82% 8.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.68% 13.20% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 97 76
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,534 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,700 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
822 765 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.99% 74.42% 70.31%
Number of salaries quoted 691 692 589
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,772 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -1 59 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Newport +6 15 £53,750 +62.87% 5
Torfaen - 11 £34,000 - 2
Bridgend -4 6 £30,000 -23.07% 3
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £39,500 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £22,500 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £26,000 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 93 (37.35%) .NET
2 91 (36.55%) Scrum
3 82 (32.93%) C#
4 71 (28.51%) Web Services
5 70 (28.11%) Java
6 68 (27.31%) Microsoft
7 66 (26.51%) ASP.NET
8 59 (23.69%) Finance
8 59 (23.69%) MVC
9 55 (22.09%) OO
10 54 (21.69%) JavaScript
11 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
12 51 (20.48%) SQL
13 40 (16.06%) SOAP
14 38 (15.26%) HTML
15 37 (14.86%) CSS
16 35 (14.06%) MS Excel
17 34 (13.65%) Microsoft Certification
18 33 (13.25%) .NET Framework
19 32 (12.85%) Maven
19 32 (12.85%) XML
20 31 (12.45%) TDD
21 30 (12.05%) Software Engineering
21 30 (12.05%) J2EE
21 30 (12.05%) REST
22 29 (11.65%) Jenkins
23 26 (10.44%) jQuery
24 24 (9.64%) Spring
24 24 (9.64%) Project Management
25 23 (9.24%) Oracle

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.82%) IIS
3 9 (3.61%) Confluence
4 6 (2.41%) CMS
5 5 (2.01%) FileNet
5 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.01%) LiveCycle
5 5 (2.01%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.40%) SAS
7 1 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.23%) MS Project
3 8 (3.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.82%) Internet
2 2 (0.80%) SSL
2 2 (0.80%) HTTP
3 1 (0.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (20.88%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
2 14 (5.62%) MongoDB
3 10 (4.02%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (4.02%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.61%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.21%) RDBMS
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (2.01%) MySQL
6 5 (2.01%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 32 (12.85%) Maven
2 29 (11.65%) Jenkins
3 20 (8.03%) Selenium
4 18 (7.23%) Visual Studio
5 17 (6.83%) Hudson
6 15 (6.02%) JIRA
6 15 (6.02%) Git (software)
7 13 (5.22%) Ant
7 13 (5.22%) JUnit
8 12 (4.82%) Subversion
9 11 (4.42%) SoapUI
10 9 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (3.21%) Apache Ivy
11 8 (3.21%) Gerrit
11 8 (3.21%) WebDriver
12 7 (2.81%) JBehave
13 4 (1.61%) Bugzilla
13 4 (1.61%) CruiseControl
14 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
15 1 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 59 (23.69%) Finance
2 12 (4.82%) Advertising
2 12 (4.82%) Banking
3 8 (3.21%) Marketing
3 8 (3.21%) Multimedia
4 4 (1.61%) Legal
5 3 (1.20%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.80%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 106 (42.57%) Developer
2 42 (16.87%) Analyst
3 36 (14.46%) .NET Developer
4 28 (11.24%) Project Manager
5 27 (10.84%) Senior Developer
6 26 (10.44%) Test Analyst
7 24 (9.64%) C# Developer
8 22 (8.84%) Java Developer
9 21 (8.43%) Team Leader
10 20 (8.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 18 (7.23%) Lead Developer
12 17 (6.83%) Development Team Leader
13 16 (6.43%) Architect
14 13 (5.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (5.22%) ASP.NET Developer
15 12 (4.82%) Software Engineer
16 10 (4.02%) Senior Analyst
16 10 (4.02%) Senior C# Developer
17 9 (3.61%) Senior Java Developer
17 9 (3.61%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (37.35%) .NET
2 71 (28.51%) Web Services
3 66 (26.51%) ASP.NET
4 40 (16.06%) SOAP
5 38 (15.26%) HTML
6 37 (14.86%) CSS
7 33 (13.25%) .NET Framework
8 32 (12.85%) XML
9 30 (12.05%) J2EE
9 30 (12.05%) REST
10 26 (10.44%) jQuery
11 24 (9.64%) Spring
12 18 (7.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 18 (7.23%) Hibernate
12 18 (7.23%) Ajax
13 17 (6.83%) JSON
14 16 (6.43%) HTML5
15 11 (4.42%) WCF
15 11 (4.42%) Servlets
15 11 (4.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.23%) Mobile App
2 10 (4.02%) Open Source
3 8 (3.21%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.01%) Mathematics
4 5 (2.01%) Physics
4 5 (2.01%) Client/Server
5 4 (1.61%) iPhone
5 4 (1.61%) Arduino
5 4 (1.61%) iPad
5 4 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (1.61%) RIA
6 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.40%) Statistics
7 1 (0.40%) GIS
7 1 (0.40%) PMI
7 1 (0.40%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.43%) Linux
2 13 (5.22%) Android
3 7 (2.81%) Windows
4 5 (2.01%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.61%) UNIX
6 3 (1.20%) CentOS
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (36.55%) Scrum
2 59 (23.69%) MVC
3 55 (22.09%) OO
4 31 (12.45%) TDD
5 30 (12.05%) Software Engineering
6 24 (9.64%) Project Management
7 23 (9.24%) PRINCE2
8 22 (8.84%) Automated Testing
9 20 (8.03%) UML
9 20 (8.03%) SOA
10 17 (6.83%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.83%) OOD
11 16 (6.43%) Test Scripting
12 15 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
13 14 (5.62%) Web Development
13 14 (5.62%) Software Testing
13 14 (5.62%) Unit Testing
13 14 (5.62%) Release Management
14 13 (5.22%) Time Management
14 13 (5.22%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 82 (32.93%) C#
2 70 (28.11%) Java
3 54 (21.69%) JavaScript
4 51 (20.48%) SQL
5 23 (9.24%) VB.NET
6 19 (7.63%) Groovy
7 13 (5.22%) Scala
8 12 (4.82%) VB
8 12 (4.82%) C++
9 11 (4.42%) Perl
10 9 (3.61%) XPath
10 9 (3.61%) Clojure
11 7 (2.81%) XQuery
12 6 (2.41%) C
13 4 (1.61%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.80%) VBA
14 2 (0.80%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 2 (0.80%) Korn
Qualifications
1 34 (13.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (8.03%) Degree
3 16 (6.43%) ISEB
4 12 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 8 (3.21%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) PMP
6 1 (0.40%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.83%) QA
2 7 (2.81%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 4 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 68 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.24%) Oracle
3 9 (3.61%) Twitter
4 5 (2.01%) IBM
4 5 (2.01%) Adobe
4 5 (2.01%) Sitecore
5 3 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 2 (0.80%) Sencha
7 1 (0.40%) Alterian
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum + Pension, Health & 27 holidays
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £33000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £32227 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago