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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 26 22 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +24
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 77 89 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.89% 7.76% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.40% 10.28% 5.75%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 33
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 £30,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
819 866 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 73.32% 75.50% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 744 773 579
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 £49,096 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 21 August 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 21 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 -12 44 £37,500 -10.71% 10
Newport -10 10 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Caerphilly +17 8 £35,000 -16.66% 1
Torfaen +2 7 £34,000 +7.08%
Bridgend +7 6 £36,500 +11.45%
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 90 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (41.46%) .NET
3 84 (40.98%) Java
4 75 (36.59%) HTML
4 75 (36.59%) JavaScript
5 59 (28.78%) CSS
6 58 (28.29%) TDD
7 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
8 53 (25.85%) C#
9 51 (24.88%) Web Services
10 49 (23.90%) MVC
11 45 (21.95%) Software Engineering
11 45 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (20.98%) XML
13 41 (20.00%) OO
14 40 (19.51%) SQL
14 40 (19.51%) SQL Server
15 38 (18.54%) ASP.NET
16 35 (17.07%) Oracle
17 33 (16.10%) Spring
18 29 (14.15%) J2EE
18 29 (14.15%) Continuous Improvement
19 28 (13.66%) C++
19 28 (13.66%) MS Excel
19 28 (13.66%) Web Development
19 28 (13.66%) Unit Testing
19 28 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (13.17%) Windows
20 27 (13.17%) .NET Framework
20 27 (13.17%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 19 (9.27%) Confluence
2 11 (5.37%) LiveCycle
2 11 (5.37%) FileNet
3 10 (4.88%) IIS
4 3 (1.46%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.46%) CMS
4 3 (1.46%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.46%) Node.js
4 3 (1.46%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.49%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.49%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (13.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.39%) HTTP
2 6 (2.93%) Internet
3 3 (1.46%) Wireshark
3 3 (1.46%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.24%) MongoDB
2 21 (10.24%) NoSQL
3 20 (9.76%) Relational Database
4 16 (7.80%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (5.37%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.44%) MySQL
8 5 (2.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (13.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (13.17%) Jenkins
3 26 (12.68%) JIRA
4 25 (12.20%) Maven
5 20 (9.76%) Subversion
6 17 (8.29%) Hudson
7 14 (6.83%) JUnit
8 12 (5.85%) Visual Studio
8 12 (5.85%) Selenium
9 11 (5.37%) Git (software)
10 10 (4.88%) Ant
11 9 (4.39%) SoapUI
12 6 (2.93%) MSTest
12 6 (2.93%) Rhino Mocks
12 6 (2.93%) Moq
12 6 (2.93%) NUnit
12 6 (2.93%) Apache Ivy
13 5 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (2.44%) JBehave
13 5 (2.44%) WebDriver
General
1 20 (9.76%) Finance
2 11 (5.37%) Banking
3 7 (3.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.41%) Advertising
4 3 (1.46%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.49%) Marketing
5 1 (0.49%) Retail
5 1 (0.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 105 (51.22%) Developer
2 41 (20.00%) Analyst
3 33 (16.10%) Java Developer
4 29 (14.15%) .NET Developer
5 28 (13.66%) Software Engineer
6 23 (11.22%) Web Developer
7 19 (9.27%) Senior Developer
8 18 (8.78%) Software Developer
9 17 (8.29%) Test Analyst
10 15 (7.32%) Team Leader
10 15 (7.32%) Development Team Leader
11 14 (6.83%) Business Analyst
11 14 (6.83%) Programmer
12 13 (6.34%) Senior Analyst
13 12 (5.85%) Test Engineer
13 12 (5.85%) Web Team Leader
13 12 (5.85%) Web Development Team Leader
14 9 (4.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 9 (4.39%) Java Consultant
14 9 (4.39%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (41.46%) .NET
2 75 (36.59%) HTML
3 59 (28.78%) CSS
4 51 (24.88%) Web Services
5 43 (20.98%) XML
6 38 (18.54%) ASP.NET
7 33 (16.10%) Spring
8 29 (14.15%) J2EE
9 27 (13.17%) .NET Framework
9 27 (13.17%) WCF
9 27 (13.17%) HTML5
10 23 (11.22%) SOAP
10 23 (11.22%) Hibernate
11 20 (9.76%) jQuery
11 20 (9.76%) CSS3
12 18 (8.78%) JSON
13 17 (8.29%) XSLT
14 15 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (6.83%) WinForms
16 13 (6.34%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.71%) Enterprise Software
2 22 (10.73%) Open Source
3 19 (9.27%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.44%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.44%) Physics
6 4 (1.95%) RIA
6 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.98%) DTV
8 1 (0.49%) iPad
8 1 (0.49%) iPhone
8 1 (0.49%) Replication
8 1 (0.49%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.49%) Statistics
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.49%) W3C
8 1 (0.49%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.49%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.17%) Windows
2 13 (6.34%) Linux
3 12 (5.85%) UNIX
4 3 (1.46%) CentOS
4 3 (1.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.29%) TDD
3 49 (23.90%) MVC
4 45 (21.95%) Software Engineering
4 45 (21.95%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (20.00%) OO
6 29 (14.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 28 (13.66%) Web Development
7 28 (13.66%) Unit Testing
8 25 (12.20%) RUP
8 25 (12.20%) DSDM
9 22 (10.73%) Release Management
10 21 (10.24%) OOD
10 21 (10.24%) SOA
11 20 (9.76%) User Stories
12 19 (9.27%) BDD
13 18 (8.78%) Pair Programming
13 18 (8.78%) DevOps
14 17 (8.29%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (8.29%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (40.98%) Java
2 75 (36.59%) JavaScript
3 53 (25.85%) C#
4 40 (19.51%) SQL
5 28 (13.66%) C++
6 24 (11.71%) Groovy
7 20 (9.76%) Scala
7 20 (9.76%) VB.NET
8 15 (7.32%) Clojure
9 12 (5.85%) Perl
10 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
11 9 (4.39%) Korn
11 9 (4.39%) Bash Shell
12 8 (3.90%) Ruby
13 7 (3.41%) Python
14 6 (2.93%) C
14 6 (2.93%) VB
14 6 (2.93%) PHP
15 2 (0.98%) XPath
15 2 (0.98%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 27 (13.17%) Degree
2 17 (8.29%) ISEB
3 8 (3.90%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.41%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.95%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.90%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.95%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 55 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 35 (17.07%) Oracle
3 15 (7.32%) Twitter
4 13 (6.34%) IBM
5 11 (5.37%) Adobe
6 6 (2.93%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.95%) T-Plan
7 4 (1.95%) Perforce
8 3 (1.46%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.46%) Informatica
9 2 (0.98%) HP
9 2 (0.98%) iRise
9 2 (0.98%) Zend
10 1 (0.49%) Alterian
10 1 (0.49%) JBoss
10 1 (0.49%) Apple
10 1 (0.49%) TOWER Software
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IBO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per year + pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Eurofoods Group LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago