The table below looks at the statistics 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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 22 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 93 105 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.39% 9.02% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.45% 11.96% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 87 91 64
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
812 878 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.22% 75.43% 74.35%
Number of salaries quoted 738 782 590
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -10 52 £35,000 -6.66% 11
Newport +14 16 £32,000 +4.91% 4
Bridgend +6 8 £36,500 +21.66% 1
Torfaen - 5 £33,000 -
Caerphilly - 3 £35,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £30,000 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 89 (42.79%) Scrum
1 89 (42.79%) Java
2 81 (38.94%) JavaScript
3 70 (33.65%) HTML
4 69 (33.17%) .NET
5 61 (29.33%) CSS
6 58 (27.88%) SQL
7 50 (24.04%) SQL Server
7 50 (24.04%) Software Engineering
8 49 (23.56%) Web Services
9 45 (21.63%) C#
9 45 (21.63%) Microsoft
9 45 (21.63%) TDD
10 42 (20.19%) OO
11 40 (19.23%) Finance
12 39 (18.75%) MVC
12 39 (18.75%) XML
13 37 (17.79%) C++
14 36 (17.31%) Groovy
15 35 (16.83%) ASP.NET
15 35 (16.83%) jQuery
16 34 (16.35%) Jenkins
17 32 (15.38%) Spring
18 31 (14.90%) Oracle
19 30 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
19 30 (14.42%) HTML5
20 29 (13.94%) SOA
21 28 (13.46%) Degree
22 27 (12.98%) Maven
23 25 (12.02%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 18 (8.65%) IIS
2 14 (6.73%) Confluence
3 12 (5.77%) FileNet
4 11 (5.29%) SharePoint
4 11 (5.29%) LiveCycle
5 9 (4.33%) CMS
6 8 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.40%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.92%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.92%) Node.js
8 4 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.48%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (8.17%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.88%) MS Project
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.92%) SaaS
2 3 (1.44%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.25%) Internet
2 5 (2.40%) HTTP
3 2 (0.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) Intranet
4 1 (0.48%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (24.04%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.06%) MongoDB
3 17 (8.17%) NoSQL
3 17 (8.17%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (3.37%) MySQL
6 5 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.44%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.44%) CouchDB
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.96%) Big Data
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.96%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 34 (16.35%) Jenkins
2 27 (12.98%) Maven
3 23 (11.06%) JUnit
4 22 (10.58%) Selenium
5 18 (8.65%) JIRA
5 18 (8.65%) Subversion
6 17 (8.17%) Hudson
7 16 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 9 (4.33%) Visual Studio
8 9 (4.33%) Git (software)
9 8 (3.85%) WebDriver
9 8 (3.85%) Ant
9 8 (3.85%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (3.37%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.88%) JBehave
11 6 (2.88%) CruiseControl
12 5 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (1.92%) eggPlant
14 3 (1.44%) Gradle
14 3 (1.44%) Calabash
General
1 40 (19.23%) Finance
2 20 (9.62%) Advertising
3 7 (3.37%) Banking
4 6 (2.88%) Marketing
5 4 (1.92%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.44%) Retail
6 3 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.48%) Electronics
8 1 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.48%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 101 (48.56%) Developer
2 42 (20.19%) Analyst
3 28 (13.46%) Java Developer
4 27 (12.98%) Software Engineer
5 23 (11.06%) Software Developer
5 23 (11.06%) Senior Developer
6 18 (8.65%) Test Engineer
6 18 (8.65%) Test Analyst
7 16 (7.69%) Web Developer
8 14 (6.73%) Business Analyst
8 14 (6.73%) Programmer
9 13 (6.25%) .NET Developer
10 11 (5.29%) Automation Engineer
11 10 (4.81%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.81%) Project Manager
11 10 (4.81%) Java Programmer
12 9 (4.33%) Developer Analyst
12 9 (4.33%) Java Consultant
12 9 (4.33%) Consultant
13 8 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (33.65%) HTML
2 69 (33.17%) .NET
3 61 (29.33%) CSS
4 49 (23.56%) Web Services
5 39 (18.75%) XML
6 35 (16.83%) ASP.NET
6 35 (16.83%) jQuery
7 32 (15.38%) Spring
8 30 (14.42%) HTML5
9 25 (12.02%) SOAP
10 24 (11.54%) J2EE
10 24 (11.54%) Hibernate
11 22 (10.58%) JSON
12 20 (9.62%) .NET Framework
13 17 (8.17%) CSS3
14 16 (7.69%) REST
14 16 (7.69%) XSLT
15 14 (6.73%) XHTML
15 14 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (5.29%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.10%) Open Source
2 17 (8.17%) Mobile App
3 14 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.88%) RIA
6 5 (2.40%) Client/Server
6 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.40%) Physics
7 4 (1.92%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.92%) Arduino
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.48%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.48%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.48%) iPhone
9 1 (0.48%) iPad
9 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.48%) Replication
9 1 (0.48%) Grid Computing
9 1 (0.48%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.54%) Windows
2 19 (9.13%) Linux
3 16 (7.69%) Android
4 15 (7.21%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.37%) Windows 8
6 6 (2.88%) UNIX
7 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (1.92%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (1.44%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.48%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (42.79%) Scrum
2 50 (24.04%) Software Engineering
3 45 (21.63%) TDD
4 42 (20.19%) OO
5 39 (18.75%) MVC
6 30 (14.42%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (13.94%) SOA
8 24 (11.54%) Release Management
9 23 (11.06%) Software Testing
9 23 (11.06%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (10.58%) OOD
11 19 (9.13%) Test Scripting
11 19 (9.13%) Test Automation
11 19 (9.13%) Unit Testing
12 18 (8.65%) Configuration Management
13 17 (8.17%) Pair Programming
13 17 (8.17%) Web Development
14 16 (7.69%) RUP
14 16 (7.69%) DSDM
14 16 (7.69%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 89 (42.79%) Java
2 81 (38.94%) JavaScript
3 58 (27.88%) SQL
4 45 (21.63%) C#
5 37 (17.79%) C++
6 36 (17.31%) Groovy
7 20 (9.62%) Scala
8 18 (8.65%) Perl
9 14 (6.73%) Clojure
10 12 (5.77%) PHP
11 11 (5.29%) Bash Shell
12 10 (4.81%) Korn
12 10 (4.81%) C
13 6 (2.88%) Objective-C
13 6 (2.88%) VB
13 6 (2.88%) VB.NET
14 5 (2.40%) Python
15 4 (1.92%) Ruby
15 4 (1.92%) XAML
15 4 (1.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (13.46%) Degree
2 18 (8.65%) ISEB
3 12 (5.77%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (2.40%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 3 (1.44%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.48%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.21%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.48%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (21.63%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.90%) Oracle
3 14 (6.73%) Twitter
4 13 (6.25%) IBM
5 11 (5.29%) Adobe
6 8 (3.85%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.92%) Perforce
7 4 (1.92%) SAP
8 3 (1.44%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.96%) Zend
9 2 (0.96%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.96%) HP
10 1 (0.48%) Remedy
10 1 (0.48%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.48%) Alterian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 18 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Salary: £33000.00 - £41000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago