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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 9 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 236 186 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.81% 16.09% 12.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.75% 20.48% 16.94%
Number of salaries quoted 205 168 95
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £29,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £43,400
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
821 908 679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.88% 78.55% 74.53%
Number of salaries quoted 731 814 605
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 +1 129 £37,500 - 26
Newport +4 37 £37,500 +20.96% 12
Torfaen +9 22 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Caerphilly +13 8 £35,000 -36.36%
Bridgend +4 6 £36,500 +14.06% 2
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 16 September 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.

1 187 (36.81%) Scrum
2 183 (36.02%) Java
3 162 (31.89%) .NET
4 152 (29.92%) JavaScript
5 143 (28.15%) HTML
6 122 (24.02%) C#
7 118 (23.23%) CSS
7 118 (23.23%) Microsoft
8 112 (22.05%) SQL
9 107 (21.06%) TDD
10 105 (20.67%) SQL Server
11 99 (19.49%) Finance
12 91 (17.91%) ASP.NET
13 77 (15.16%) MVC
14 75 (14.76%) Web Services
15 72 (14.17%) Waterfall
16 70 (13.78%) OO
17 67 (13.19%) Software Engineering
18 65 (12.80%) XML
19 57 (11.22%) Windows
19 57 (11.22%) Oracle
20 56 (11.02%) jQuery
21 55 (10.83%) Degree
22 53 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
23 52 (10.24%) C++
23 52 (10.24%) ISEB
23 52 (10.24%) Mentoring
24 49 (9.65%) PHP
24 49 (9.65%) PRINCE2
25 48 (9.45%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (4.53%) IIS
2 17 (3.35%) Confluence
3 15 (2.95%) CMS
4 12 (2.36%) FileNet
4 12 (2.36%) SharePoint
5 11 (2.17%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.97%) LiveCycle
6 10 (1.97%) Lync
7 9 (1.77%) Node.js
7 9 (1.77%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.98%) Apache
9 5 (0.98%) Commerce Server
9 5 (0.98%) ColdFusion
10 4 (0.79%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.79%) SAS
11 3 (0.59%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.39%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 44 (8.66%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.57%) MS Project
3 4 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.20%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (1.18%) SaaS
1 6 (1.18%) Basecamp
1 6 (1.18%) Trello
2 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.39%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.72%) Internet
2 18 (3.54%) HTTP
3 11 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 10 (1.97%) Firewall
5 7 (1.38%) SAN
5 7 (1.38%) Wireshark
5 7 (1.38%) Cisco PIX
5 7 (1.38%) NAS
6 5 (0.98%) FWSM
6 5 (0.98%) HSRP
6 5 (0.98%) BGP
6 5 (0.98%) LAN
6 5 (0.98%) VPN
6 5 (0.98%) DNS
6 5 (0.98%) IPsec
6 5 (0.98%) EIGRP
6 5 (0.98%) VRRP
6 5 (0.98%) Network Security
6 5 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.59%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (20.67%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.91%) Relational Database
3 23 (4.53%) MongoDB
4 18 (3.54%) MySQL
4 18 (3.54%) NoSQL
5 13 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (2.36%) Oracle Database
7 10 (1.97%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.38%) Hadoop
10 6 (1.18%) CouchDB
10 6 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (0.79%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.79%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 48 (9.45%) Jenkins
2 38 (7.48%) Selenium
3 34 (6.69%) JUnit
4 31 (6.10%) Maven
4 31 (6.10%) NUnit
5 27 (5.31%) JIRA
6 25 (4.92%) SoapUI
7 23 (4.53%) Subversion
8 18 (3.54%) Visual Studio
9 17 (3.35%) Cucumber
9 17 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 15 (2.95%) Ant
11 14 (2.76%) WebDriver
11 14 (2.76%) Hudson
12 13 (2.56%) Calabash
12 13 (2.56%) JBehave
12 13 (2.56%) Git (software)
13 12 (2.36%) Apache Ivy
14 10 (1.97%) MSTest
14 10 (1.97%) Moq
General
1 99 (19.49%) Finance
2 36 (7.09%) Advertising
3 13 (2.56%) Retail
4 10 (1.97%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.77%) Banking
6 8 (1.57%) Telecoms
7 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.98%) Marketing
8 2 (0.39%) Games
9 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 205 (40.35%) Developer
2 102 (20.08%) Analyst
3 63 (12.40%) .NET Developer
4 58 (11.42%) Java Developer
4 58 (11.42%) Business Analyst
5 46 (9.06%) Software Engineer
5 46 (9.06%) Test Engineer
6 32 (6.30%) Software Developer
6 32 (6.30%) Web Developer
7 31 (6.10%) Senior Developer
8 28 (5.51%) Project Manager
9 26 (5.12%) Test Analyst
10 25 (4.92%) Team Leader
11 20 (3.94%) C# Developer
11 20 (3.94%) Development Team Leader
12 18 (3.54%) Consultant
13 17 (3.35%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
14 16 (3.15%) Automation Engineer
15 14 (2.76%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (31.89%) .NET
2 143 (28.15%) HTML
3 118 (23.23%) CSS
4 91 (17.91%) ASP.NET
5 75 (14.76%) Web Services
6 65 (12.80%) XML
7 56 (11.02%) jQuery
8 48 (9.45%) .NET Framework
8 48 (9.45%) Spring
9 40 (7.87%) HTML5
10 36 (7.09%) Hibernate
11 35 (6.89%) SOAP
12 32 (6.30%) J2EE
12 32 (6.30%) WCF
13 31 (6.10%) ASP.NET MVC
14 28 (5.51%) XHTML
15 25 (4.92%) REST
16 23 (4.53%) Ajax
17 20 (3.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 20 (3.94%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.10%) Open Source
2 25 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (4.72%) Computer Science
4 21 (4.13%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.15%) User Experience
6 11 (2.17%) Blackberry
6 11 (2.17%) Inversion of Control
7 10 (1.97%) Management Information System
8 9 (1.77%) DTV
9 8 (1.57%) RIA
10 7 (1.38%) Mobile Payment
10 7 (1.38%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.38%) iPad
11 4 (0.79%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.79%) Physics
11 4 (0.79%) Statistics
11 4 (0.79%) IPTV
11 4 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 57 (11.22%) Windows
2 41 (8.07%) Linux
3 31 (6.10%) Apple iOS
4 30 (5.91%) Android
5 26 (5.12%) UNIX
6 9 (1.77%) Windows 8
7 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.79%) CentOS
9 4 (0.79%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.59%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.20%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (36.81%) Scrum
2 107 (21.06%) TDD
3 77 (15.16%) MVC
4 72 (14.17%) Waterfall
5 70 (13.78%) OO
6 67 (13.19%) Software Engineering
7 53 (10.43%) Continuous Integration
8 52 (10.24%) Mentoring
9 49 (9.65%) PRINCE2
10 45 (8.86%) Business Analysis
11 40 (7.87%) E-Commerce
12 39 (7.68%) Web Development
13 35 (6.89%) BDD
13 35 (6.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 34 (6.69%) Project Management
15 32 (6.30%) Test Automation
16 31 (6.10%) SOA
16 31 (6.10%) Continuous Improvement
17 28 (5.51%) Unit Testing
17 28 (5.51%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 183 (36.02%) Java
2 152 (29.92%) JavaScript
3 122 (24.02%) C#
4 112 (22.05%) SQL
5 52 (10.24%) C++
6 49 (9.65%) PHP
7 41 (8.07%) Groovy
8 24 (4.72%) Perl
9 19 (3.74%) C
9 19 (3.74%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.54%) Korn
11 16 (3.15%) Scala
11 16 (3.15%) Python
11 16 (3.15%) VB.NET
12 12 (2.36%) Clojure
12 12 (2.36%) Ruby
13 8 (1.57%) VB
14 7 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.18%) XAML
15 6 (1.18%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 55 (10.83%) Degree
2 52 (10.24%) ISEB
3 17 (3.35%) SAP Certification
4 15 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (2.56%) ISTQB
6 9 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.57%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.38%) MCSE
8 7 (1.38%) MCP
9 5 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (0.98%) CCNP
9 5 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.79%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.39%) MCSD
12 1 (0.20%) APMG
12 1 (0.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 1 (0.20%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.72%) QA
2 19 (3.74%) ISO 9001
3 17 (3.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.38%) SLA
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.20%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.79%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (0.98%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 118 (23.23%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.22%) Oracle
3 22 (4.33%) Cisco
4 21 (4.13%) HP
4 21 (4.13%) SAP
5 17 (3.35%) VMware
6 13 (2.56%) IBM
7 12 (2.36%) Sitecore
7 12 (2.36%) Twitter
8 10 (1.97%) Tandberg
8 10 (1.97%) Adobe
8 10 (1.97%) Avaya
8 10 (1.97%) Juniper
9 7 (1.38%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.38%) Informatica
10 5 (0.98%) Xamarin
10 5 (0.98%) F5
10 5 (0.98%) Symantec
10 5 (0.98%) Veritas
10 5 (0.98%) Perforce
Newport, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
ITF Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30,000 - £50,000 depending on exper
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours,
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 5 days ago