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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 32 19
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 136 77 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 11.59% 6.35% 9.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.67% 7.67% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 119 66 80
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -14.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,375 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £51,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
927 1004 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.03% 82.77% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 804 875 637
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +14 85 £35,000 -12.50% 6
Torfaen +13 19 £37,500 -17.12% 1
Neath Port Talbot -1 18 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Newport +14 11 £41,000 +18.84%
Bridgend -6 1 £23,000 -38.66% 1
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 287 (96.96%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (40.54%) .NET
3 115 (38.85%) JavaScript
4 110 (37.16%) CSS
5 105 (35.47%) HTML
6 103 (34.80%) C#
7 96 (32.43%) MVC
8 84 (28.38%) SQL
9 79 (26.69%) ASP.NET
10 72 (24.32%) SDLC
11 62 (20.95%) Microsoft
11 62 (20.95%) SQL Server
12 59 (19.93%) Java
13 54 (18.24%) jQuery
14 51 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (16.22%) MS Excel
16 45 (15.20%) Finance
17 43 (14.53%) Linux
17 43 (14.53%) HTML5
18 42 (14.19%) User Experience
19 41 (13.85%) QA
20 39 (13.18%) Degree
21 37 (12.50%) Computer Science
21 37 (12.50%) TDD
22 35 (11.82%) Python
22 35 (11.82%) AngularJS
23 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
24 32 (10.81%) WCF
25 31 (10.47%) CSS3
26 30 (10.14%) Jenkins

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 26 (8.78%) Node.js
2 24 (8.11%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.41%) Apache
4 13 (4.39%) IIS
5 11 (3.72%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.35%) Confluence
6 4 (1.35%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.34%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 48 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.39%) GitHub
2 7 (2.36%) SaaS
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) HTTP
2 5 (1.69%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.01%) SAN
4 2 (0.68%) Extranet
4 2 (0.68%) Intranet
4 2 (0.68%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.95%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (4.73%) Big Data
5 13 (4.39%) Relational Database
5 13 (4.39%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.04%) Amazon Redshift
7 9 (3.04%) MySQL
8 7 (2.36%) OLAP
8 7 (2.36%) Oracle OLAP
8 7 (2.36%) QlikView
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.69%) HPCC
11 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.01%) SSDT
12 2 (0.68%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 34 (11.49%) Visual Studio
2 30 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 28 (9.46%) Selenium
4 26 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.42%) Maven
6 17 (5.74%) Eclipse
7 16 (5.41%) Ant
8 14 (4.73%) Git (software)
8 14 (4.73%) JMeter
9 13 (4.39%) Gradle
9 13 (4.39%) IntelliJ
10 10 (3.38%) Cucumber
10 10 (3.38%) JIRA
11 9 (3.04%) TeamCity
12 6 (2.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (2.03%) Bower
12 6 (2.03%) Grunt
12 6 (2.03%) gulp
12 6 (2.03%) JUnit
12 6 (2.03%) SoapUI
General
1 45 (15.20%) Finance
2 13 (4.39%) Games
3 11 (3.72%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.38%) Marketing
5 9 (3.04%) Advertising
6 4 (1.35%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 140 (47.30%) Developer
2 70 (23.65%) Analyst
3 62 (20.95%) .NET Developer
4 31 (10.47%) Test Analyst
5 30 (10.14%) Business Analyst
6 27 (9.12%) Software Developer
7 26 (8.78%) Senior Developer
8 20 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
9 19 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (6.42%) C# Developer
9 19 (6.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 19 (6.42%) Team Leader
10 18 (6.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (5.74%) Java Developer
12 15 (5.07%) Senior Test Analyst
13 14 (4.73%) Software Analyst
13 14 (4.73%) Software Test Analyst
14 13 (4.39%) Lead Developer
15 12 (4.05%) Project Manager
15 12 (4.05%) Report Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (40.54%) .NET
2 110 (37.16%) CSS
3 105 (35.47%) HTML
4 79 (26.69%) ASP.NET
5 54 (18.24%) jQuery
6 51 (17.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 43 (14.53%) HTML5
8 35 (11.82%) AngularJS
9 32 (10.81%) WCF
10 31 (10.47%) CSS3
11 28 (9.46%) Web Services
12 22 (7.43%) Spring
13 18 (6.08%) Hibernate
13 18 (6.08%) XML
14 17 (5.74%) REST
14 17 (5.74%) RESTful
15 16 (5.41%) J2EE
16 11 (3.72%) SOAP
17 10 (3.38%) .NET Framework
17 10 (3.38%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 42 (14.19%) User Experience
2 37 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 28 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.35%) DTV
4 4 (1.35%) iSeries
5 3 (1.01%) AS400
6 2 (0.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.68%) Tandem
7 1 (0.34%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (14.53%) Linux
2 28 (9.46%) Unix
3 15 (5.07%) Windows
4 4 (1.35%) CentOS
4 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) Android
6 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (96.96%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (32.43%) MVC
3 72 (24.32%) SDLC
4 37 (12.50%) TDD
5 28 (9.46%) Waterfall
6 27 (9.12%) Software Engineering
7 25 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (8.45%) Front End Development
7 25 (8.45%) User Stories
8 22 (7.43%) Kanban
9 21 (7.09%) BDD
9 21 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (7.09%) Test Scripting
10 20 (6.76%) Automated Testing
10 20 (6.76%) UML
11 19 (6.42%) Mentoring
11 19 (6.42%) Performance Testing
12 16 (5.41%) Web Development
13 15 (5.07%) Software Testing
13 15 (5.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (38.85%) JavaScript
2 103 (34.80%) C#
3 84 (28.38%) SQL
4 59 (19.93%) Java
5 35 (11.82%) Python
6 20 (6.76%) C++
7 17 (5.74%) Perl
8 15 (5.07%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.73%) PHP
10 13 (4.39%) T-SQL
11 12 (4.05%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.38%) Scala
13 9 (3.04%) Ruby
14 6 (2.03%) C
15 5 (1.69%) Erlang
15 5 (1.69%) Haskell
15 5 (1.69%) Lisp
15 5 (1.69%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.69%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (13.18%) Degree
2 20 (6.76%) ISEB
3 6 (2.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.03%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.35%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.68%) PMP
7 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.85%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.03%) Docker
2 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) Snort
3 1 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) Ansible
1 4 (1.35%) Nagios
1 4 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.35%) yum
2 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.68%) Puppet
Vendors
1 62 (20.95%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.78%) Oracle
3 9 (3.04%) TOWER Software
4 7 (2.36%) Tableau
5 6 (2.03%) Perforce
6 5 (1.69%) Zend
7 4 (1.35%) AppDynamics
7 4 (1.35%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.35%) New Relic
7 4 (1.35%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.35%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.01%) IBM
8 3 (1.01%) VMware
9 1 (0.34%) HP
9 1 (0.34%) SAP
9 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, Wales
Sonovate
Salary: Competitive + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago