The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum 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 Scrum over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 19 41
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 96 96 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.40% 8.51% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.28% 11.57% 6.68%
Number of salaries quoted 86 84 40
Average salary £36,250 £35,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.83% -6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £30,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,300 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
851 830 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.45% 73.58% 73.89%
Number of salaries quoted 767 738 558
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,800 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Scrum Salary Trend in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in South Wales

Scrum
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 Scrum within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -15 54 £40,000 - 14
Newport -6 14 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Caerphilly +19 10 £35,000 -16.66%
Bridgend +5 8 £36,500 +12.30%
Torfaen +2 5 £29,250 -7.87%
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 88 (42.11%) .NET
2 87 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (41.15%) Java
4 74 (35.41%) HTML
5 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
6 59 (28.23%) Microsoft
7 58 (27.75%) CSS
8 57 (27.27%) Web Services
9 56 (26.79%) C#
9 56 (26.79%) MVC
10 55 (26.32%) TDD
11 46 (22.01%) Software Engineering
12 45 (21.53%) OO
13 44 (21.05%) XML
14 43 (20.57%) SQL Server
14 43 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
15 42 (20.10%) SQL
16 40 (19.14%) ASP.NET
17 38 (18.18%) Oracle
18 36 (17.22%) Spring
19 31 (14.83%) J2EE
20 29 (13.88%) Unit Testing
20 29 (13.88%) Team Foundation Server
21 28 (13.40%) .NET Framework
21 28 (13.40%) WCF
21 28 (13.40%) MS Excel
22 27 (12.92%) Windows
22 27 (12.92%) SOAP
22 27 (12.92%) Degree
22 27 (12.92%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 18 (8.61%) Confluence
2 13 (6.22%) IIS
3 11 (5.26%) FileNet
3 11 (5.26%) LiveCycle
4 4 (1.91%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.91%) CMS
5 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.44%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.96%) Node.js
7 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.48%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 28 (13.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.35%) HTTP
1 7 (3.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.96%) SSL
3 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (20.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 21 (10.05%) NoSQL
4 20 (9.57%) Relational Database
5 17 (8.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (6.22%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (3.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.39%) MySQL
9 5 (2.39%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.44%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (13.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (12.44%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.44%) JIRA
3 25 (11.96%) Maven
4 21 (10.05%) Subversion
5 18 (8.61%) Hudson
6 15 (7.18%) JUnit
7 12 (5.74%) Git (software)
7 12 (5.74%) Visual Studio
8 10 (4.78%) Ant
8 10 (4.78%) Selenium
9 9 (4.31%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.87%) MSTest
10 6 (2.87%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (2.87%) Moq
10 6 (2.87%) Apache Ivy
10 6 (2.87%) NUnit
11 5 (2.39%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (2.39%) Bugzilla
11 5 (2.39%) JBehave
General
1 19 (9.09%) Finance
2 9 (4.31%) Banking
3 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.87%) Advertising
4 3 (1.44%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.96%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
Job Titles
1 104 (49.76%) Developer
2 39 (18.66%) Analyst
3 35 (16.75%) Java Developer
4 30 (14.35%) .NET Developer
5 27 (12.92%) Software Engineer
6 22 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 22 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.61%) Software Developer
8 15 (7.18%) Test Analyst
8 15 (7.18%) Team Leader
9 14 (6.70%) Development Team Leader
9 14 (6.70%) Programmer
9 14 (6.70%) Business Analyst
10 12 (5.74%) Senior Analyst
10 12 (5.74%) Web Development Team Leader
10 12 (5.74%) Web Team Leader
10 12 (5.74%) Senior Java Developer
11 10 (4.78%) Test Engineer
11 10 (4.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 9 (4.31%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (42.11%) .NET
2 74 (35.41%) HTML
3 58 (27.75%) CSS
4 57 (27.27%) Web Services
5 44 (21.05%) XML
6 40 (19.14%) ASP.NET
7 36 (17.22%) Spring
8 31 (14.83%) J2EE
9 28 (13.40%) .NET Framework
9 28 (13.40%) WCF
10 27 (12.92%) SOAP
11 26 (12.44%) HTML5
12 24 (11.48%) Hibernate
13 20 (9.57%) jQuery
14 19 (9.09%) CSS3
15 18 (8.61%) JSON
15 18 (8.61%) XSLT
16 16 (7.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (7.18%) Java EE
18 14 (6.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.48%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (10.53%) Open Source
3 19 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.78%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.39%) RIA
5 5 (2.39%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.39%) Physics
6 4 (1.91%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.96%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.96%) Blog
8 1 (0.48%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.48%) Statistics
8 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.48%) Replication
8 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.48%) W3C
8 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.92%) Windows
2 11 (5.26%) Linux
2 11 (5.26%) UNIX
3 3 (1.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.96%) Android
5 1 (0.48%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (41.63%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.79%) MVC
3 55 (26.32%) TDD
4 46 (22.01%) Software Engineering
5 45 (21.53%) OO
6 43 (20.57%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (13.88%) Unit Testing
8 27 (12.92%) Web Development
8 27 (12.92%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (12.44%) RUP
9 26 (12.44%) DSDM
10 25 (11.96%) SOA
11 23 (11.00%) OOD
11 23 (11.00%) Release Management
12 20 (9.57%) UML
12 20 (9.57%) User Stories
13 19 (9.09%) DevOps
13 19 (9.09%) Pair Programming
14 18 (8.61%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.13%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 86 (41.15%) Java
2 72 (34.45%) JavaScript
3 56 (26.79%) C#
4 42 (20.10%) SQL
5 25 (11.96%) C++
5 25 (11.96%) Groovy
6 21 (10.05%) Scala
7 20 (9.57%) VB.NET
8 16 (7.66%) Clojure
9 10 (4.78%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.78%) Perl
10 7 (3.35%) Korn
10 7 (3.35%) Bash Shell
11 6 (2.87%) VB
12 5 (2.39%) Ruby
13 4 (1.91%) Python
13 4 (1.91%) PHP
13 4 (1.91%) C
14 2 (0.96%) XQuery
14 2 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (12.92%) Degree
2 16 (7.66%) ISEB
3 7 (3.35%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.35%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.35%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.91%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (28.23%) Microsoft
2 38 (18.18%) Oracle
3 16 (7.66%) Twitter
4 13 (6.22%) IBM
5 11 (5.26%) Adobe
6 4 (1.91%) T-Plan
6 4 (1.91%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.91%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.91%) Perforce
7 3 (1.44%) Informatica
8 2 (0.96%) iRise
8 2 (0.96%) HP
8 2 (0.96%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) Alterian
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 32k-36k + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 26 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago