The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 13 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 158 72 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.60% 6.61% 7.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.27% 8.67% 9.58%
Number of salaries quoted 142 71 81
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,129 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
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
1035 830 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 82.54% 76.15% 78.84%
Number of salaries quoted 889 757 794
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £49,096
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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 +11 99 £35,000 -12.50% 13
Newport +5 31 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Bridgend +2 11 £34,000 -6.84% 2
Torfaen +5 10 £38,500 +13.23%
Vale of Glamorgan - 3 £37,500 -
Glamorgan - 1 - - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £33,500 - 1
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 299 (95.53%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (35.14%) .NET
3 109 (34.82%) C#
4 97 (30.99%) MVC
5 93 (29.71%) JavaScript
6 92 (29.39%) Java
7 90 (28.75%) SQL
8 77 (24.60%) HTML
9 75 (23.96%) CSS
10 71 (22.68%) ASP.NET
10 71 (22.68%) SQL Server
11 56 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
12 54 (17.25%) Degree
13 52 (16.61%) Linux
13 52 (16.61%) jQuery
14 50 (15.97%) TDD
15 49 (15.65%) Microsoft
15 49 (15.65%) SDLC
16 46 (14.70%) Visual Studio
17 44 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
18 42 (13.42%) Jenkins
19 41 (13.10%) Web Services
20 40 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
21 39 (12.46%) Python
21 39 (12.46%) Finance
22 38 (12.14%) User Experience
22 38 (12.14%) Cucumber
23 36 (11.50%) Product Management
23 36 (11.50%) Selenium
23 36 (11.50%) MS Excel

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (4.47%) Confluence
2 13 (4.15%) IIS
3 12 (3.83%) Node.js
4 11 (3.51%) Apache
5 10 (3.19%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.96%) JBoss
6 3 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.64%) SAS
7 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (11.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.60%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.79%) PaaS
2 6 (1.92%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Office 365
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.88%) DVB
3 5 (1.60%) SAN
4 2 (0.64%) Broadband
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
5 1 (0.32%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.68%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.22%) MongoDB
3 25 (7.99%) Big Data
4 15 (4.79%) Data Mining
5 13 (4.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.19%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.88%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.56%) Relational Database
10 8 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (2.24%) RDBMS
12 5 (1.60%) DB2
12 5 (1.60%) MySQL
13 4 (1.28%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
14 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
14 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (14.70%) Visual Studio
2 42 (13.42%) Jenkins
3 38 (12.14%) Cucumber
4 36 (11.50%) Selenium
5 24 (7.67%) JIRA
6 23 (7.35%) JMeter
6 23 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (5.75%) Maven
8 16 (5.11%) Eclipse
8 16 (5.11%) JUnit
9 14 (4.47%) Git (software)
10 11 (3.51%) Subversion
11 10 (3.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.19%) Ant
12 9 (2.88%) TestLink
12 9 (2.88%) Behat
13 8 (2.56%) MSTest
14 7 (2.24%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.92%) IntelliJ
15 6 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 39 (12.46%) Finance
2 26 (8.31%) Marketing
3 24 (7.67%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.03%) Advertising
5 9 (2.88%) Banking
6 8 (2.56%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.24%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 133 (42.49%) Developer
2 72 (23.00%) Analyst
3 39 (12.46%) .NET Developer
4 36 (11.50%) Senior Developer
5 32 (10.22%) Test Analyst
6 24 (7.67%) Lead Developer
7 20 (6.39%) Business Analyst
7 20 (6.39%) Software Engineer
7 20 (6.39%) ScrumMaster
8 19 (6.07%) Senior Analyst
9 14 (4.47%) Front-End Developer
10 13 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 13 (4.15%) Web Developer
11 12 (3.83%) Tester
11 12 (3.83%) Software Developer
11 12 (3.83%) Project Manager
11 12 (3.83%) Product Manager
11 12 (3.83%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.51%) Team Leader
12 11 (3.51%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (35.14%) .NET
2 77 (24.60%) HTML
3 75 (23.96%) CSS
4 71 (22.68%) ASP.NET
5 56 (17.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (16.61%) jQuery
7 41 (13.10%) Web Services
8 33 (10.54%) HTML5
9 29 (9.27%) REST
10 24 (7.67%) WCF
11 23 (7.35%) CSS3
11 23 (7.35%) RESTful
12 21 (6.71%) AngularJS
13 19 (6.07%) Spring
14 18 (5.75%) JSON
15 16 (5.11%) SOAP
16 15 (4.79%) J2EE
17 14 (4.47%) .NET Framework
18 12 (3.83%) XML
18 12 (3.83%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.78%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (12.14%) User Experience
3 27 (8.63%) Computer Science
4 14 (4.47%) Client/Server
4 14 (4.47%) Statistics
5 6 (1.92%) Tandem
5 6 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.92%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.60%) Life Science
6 5 (1.60%) DTV
6 5 (1.60%) iSeries
7 3 (0.96%) Data Centre
7 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.64%) AS400
9 1 (0.32%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.32%) Social Network
9 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 52 (16.61%) Linux
2 24 (7.67%) Windows
3 14 (4.47%) Android
4 13 (4.15%) UNIX
5 12 (3.83%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.88%) CentOS
6 9 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.60%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 299 (95.53%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (30.99%) MVC
3 50 (15.97%) TDD
4 49 (15.65%) SDLC
5 44 (14.06%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (11.50%) Product Management
7 33 (10.54%) BDD
8 31 (9.90%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.31%) User Stories
10 25 (7.99%) Software Testing
11 24 (7.67%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 23 (7.35%) E-Commerce
13 22 (7.03%) Test Scripting
14 21 (6.71%) OOP
14 21 (6.71%) Project Management
15 19 (6.07%) Test Automation
16 17 (5.43%) Automated Testing
16 17 (5.43%) People Management
17 15 (4.79%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 109 (34.82%) C#
2 93 (29.71%) JavaScript
3 92 (29.39%) Java
4 90 (28.75%) SQL
5 39 (12.46%) Python
6 35 (11.18%) C++
7 34 (10.86%) Perl
8 26 (8.31%) Bash Shell
9 24 (7.67%) PHP
10 16 (5.11%) Objective-C
11 15 (4.79%) Scala
11 15 (4.79%) VB.NET
12 14 (4.47%) Korn
13 12 (3.83%) C
14 11 (3.51%) T-SQL
15 8 (2.56%) Ruby
16 6 (1.92%) Groovy
17 5 (1.60%) Haskell
17 5 (1.60%) Erlang
17 5 (1.60%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 54 (17.25%) Degree
2 30 (9.58%) ISEB
3 9 (2.88%) HND
4 8 (2.56%) PMP
4 8 (2.56%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.64%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.64%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (8.95%) QA
2 5 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.64%) Docker
3 1 (0.32%) Snort
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (15.65%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.35%) Oracle
3 15 (4.79%) Perforce
4 9 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.56%) TOWER Software
6 6 (1.92%) VMware
7 5 (1.60%) Twitter
7 5 (1.60%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.64%) Facebook
8 2 (0.64%) Zend
8 2 (0.64%) Teradata
9 1 (0.32%) Telerik
9 1 (0.32%) Casewise
9 1 (0.32%) Google
9 1 (0.32%) SAP
9 1 (0.32%) HP
9 1 (0.32%) Informatica
9 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.32%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago