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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 127 103 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.58% 10.24% 7.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.16% 12.42% 9.71%
Number of salaries quoted 109 95 75
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,307 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
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
965 829 793
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.42% 82.41% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 833 701 718
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -9 51 £36,250 -11.58% 5
Torfaen +3 30 £42,500 +8.97%
Newport +4 23 £35,500 -11.25% 2
Bridgend -7 6 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Caerphilly -3 3 £35,000 -
Glamorgan - 3 £37,500 -
Neath Port Talbot +2 2 £33,500 -8.21%
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £52,500 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 189 (93.56%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (33.17%) .NET
3 64 (31.68%) JavaScript
4 61 (30.20%) C#
4 61 (30.20%) TDD
5 57 (28.22%) Java
6 52 (25.74%) HTML
7 44 (21.78%) Microsoft
8 42 (20.79%) SQL Server
9 39 (19.31%) MVC
10 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (16.83%) ASP.NET
12 31 (15.35%) CSS
13 30 (14.85%) Perl
13 30 (14.85%) jQuery
13 30 (14.85%) BDD
14 29 (14.36%) SQL
15 28 (13.86%) Web Services
16 27 (13.37%) Linux
16 27 (13.37%) OOP
17 26 (12.87%) Product Management
17 26 (12.87%) User Experience
18 25 (12.38%) WCF
19 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
19 24 (11.88%) Finance
19 24 (11.88%) MongoDB
20 23 (11.39%) Cucumber
20 23 (11.39%) Oracle
20 23 (11.39%) Web Development
20 23 (11.39%) Degree

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.93%) Confluence
2 9 (4.46%) IIS
3 7 (3.47%) Node.js
4 6 (2.97%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (1.98%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.99%) JBoss
7 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 24 (11.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.99%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.94%) PaaS
2 5 (2.48%) GitHub
3 2 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.94%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.46%) DVB
3 4 (1.98%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (20.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (11.88%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.90%) Big Data
4 17 (8.42%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.94%) Data Mining
6 11 (5.45%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.95%) NoSQL
8 9 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (3.96%) RDBMS
10 7 (3.47%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.97%) MySQL
12 5 (2.48%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (2.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (1.49%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (1.49%) OLTP
13 3 (1.49%) OLAP
13 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (11.39%) Cucumber
2 20 (9.90%) Jenkins
3 19 (9.41%) JIRA
3 19 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (8.42%) JUnit
5 15 (7.43%) NUnit
5 15 (7.43%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (6.44%) Visual Studio
7 11 (5.45%) Selenium
8 8 (3.96%) JMeter
8 8 (3.96%) Moq
8 8 (3.96%) MSTest
8 8 (3.96%) TestLink
9 7 (3.47%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.48%) Git (software)
10 5 (2.48%) Behat
11 4 (1.98%) MSBuild
11 4 (1.98%) Maven
11 4 (1.98%) Xcode
12 3 (1.49%) Oracle Forms
General
1 24 (11.88%) Finance
2 17 (8.42%) Advertising
3 16 (7.92%) Telecoms
4 15 (7.43%) Marketing
5 12 (5.94%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.48%) Banking
7 4 (1.98%) Retail
8 2 (0.99%) Games
9 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (46.53%) Developer
2 33 (16.34%) .NET Developer
3 18 (8.91%) Analyst
4 16 (7.92%) Team Leader
5 12 (5.94%) Software Engineer
5 12 (5.94%) ScrumMaster
6 11 (5.45%) Senior Developer
6 11 (5.45%) Web Developer
6 11 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 10 (4.95%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.95%) Product Manager
8 9 (4.46%) Java Developer
8 9 (4.46%) Software Manager
9 8 (3.96%) Web Team Leader
9 8 (3.96%) Senior Analyst
9 8 (3.96%) Tester
10 7 (3.47%) Development Manager
10 7 (3.47%) Development Team Leader
10 7 (3.47%) QA Analyst
10 7 (3.47%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (33.17%) .NET
2 52 (25.74%) HTML
3 34 (16.83%) ASP.NET
4 31 (15.35%) CSS
5 30 (14.85%) jQuery
6 28 (13.86%) Web Services
7 25 (12.38%) WCF
8 22 (10.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (10.40%) HTML5
10 15 (7.43%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (7.43%) RESTful
11 13 (6.44%) .NET Framework
11 13 (6.44%) Mojolicious
12 11 (5.45%) REST
12 11 (5.45%) JSON
13 10 (4.95%) SOAP
13 10 (4.95%) J2EE
14 9 (4.46%) WinForms
14 9 (4.46%) Spring
14 9 (4.46%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.87%) User Experience
2 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (7.43%) Client/Server
4 11 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 10 (4.95%) Statistics
5 10 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.96%) Tandem
6 8 (3.96%) Open Source
6 8 (3.96%) Inversion of Control
7 7 (3.47%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.98%) DTV
9 3 (1.49%) Social Network
9 3 (1.49%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.99%) iPhone
10 2 (0.99%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.50%) NHS
11 1 (0.50%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.50%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.50%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 27 (13.37%) Linux
2 17 (8.42%) Windows
3 12 (5.94%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.95%) CentOS
4 10 (4.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.96%) Android
6 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (93.56%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (30.20%) TDD
3 39 (19.31%) MVC
4 38 (18.81%) Continuous Integration
5 30 (14.85%) BDD
6 27 (13.37%) OOP
7 26 (12.87%) Product Management
8 23 (11.39%) Web Development
8 23 (11.39%) Software Engineering
9 21 (10.40%) Mentoring
10 17 (8.42%) OO
11 15 (7.43%) Project Management
12 13 (6.44%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.44%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.94%) Kanban
13 12 (5.94%) OOD
13 12 (5.94%) Automated Testing
13 12 (5.94%) Web Application Development
13 12 (5.94%) Mobile Marketing
14 11 (5.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (31.68%) JavaScript
2 61 (30.20%) C#
3 57 (28.22%) Java
4 30 (14.85%) Perl
5 29 (14.36%) SQL
6 22 (10.89%) C++
7 19 (9.41%) Objective-C
8 17 (8.42%) Scala
8 17 (8.42%) PHP
9 16 (7.92%) Bash Shell
10 15 (7.43%) Korn
11 14 (6.93%) VB.NET
12 9 (4.46%) Python
13 8 (3.96%) T-SQL
14 7 (3.47%) C
14 7 (3.47%) Ruby
15 4 (1.98%) Go
16 3 (1.49%) VB
16 3 (1.49%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.50%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (11.39%) Degree
2 9 (4.46%) ISEB
3 7 (3.47%) PMP
3 7 (3.47%) PMI Certification
4 5 (2.48%) HND
5 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.99%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.50%) IIBA
6 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.94%) QA
2 3 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.99%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (21.78%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.39%) Oracle
3 10 (4.95%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.96%) Perforce
5 6 (2.97%) TOWER Software
5 6 (2.97%) Twitter
6 4 (1.98%) Facebook
7 3 (1.49%) Google
8 2 (0.99%) Zend
8 2 (0.99%) Teradata
8 2 (0.99%) HP
9 1 (0.50%) Informatica
9 1 (0.50%) Apple
9 1 (0.50%) VMware
9 1 (0.50%) Telerik
9 1 (0.50%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £36,000 to £46,000 per annum (negotiable) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago