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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 25 52
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 93 109 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.58% 9.11% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.27% 11.21% 5.37%
Number of salaries quoted 88 99 31
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
825 972 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.11% 81.27% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 702 868 649
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +3 63 £39,250 -10.79% 6
Torfaen - 16 £34,000 - 5
Newport +2 10 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 173 (90.58%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (47.64%) Java
3 64 (33.51%) HTML
4 59 (30.89%) JavaScript
5 57 (29.84%) .NET
6 55 (28.80%) TDD
7 48 (25.13%) Web Services
8 47 (24.61%) Software Engineering
9 44 (23.04%) Microsoft
10 43 (22.51%) C#
11 41 (21.47%) SQL
11 41 (21.47%) CSS
12 40 (20.94%) XML
13 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
14 37 (19.37%) BDD
15 35 (18.32%) MVC
16 33 (17.28%) C++
17 32 (16.75%) SQL Server
18 31 (16.23%) ASP.NET
19 28 (14.66%) Spring
19 28 (14.66%) Mentoring
20 27 (14.14%) Finance
21 26 (13.61%) Oracle
21 26 (13.61%) OO
22 24 (12.57%) MS Excel
22 24 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
23 22 (11.52%) Jenkins
23 22 (11.52%) J2EE
24 21 (10.99%) Unit Testing
25 20 (10.47%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 14 (7.33%) Confluence
2 5 (2.62%) LiveCycle
2 5 (2.62%) IIS
2 5 (2.62%) ColdFusion
2 5 (2.62%) FileNet
3 3 (1.57%) Tomcat
3 3 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (1.05%) Node.js
4 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.52%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.52%) CMS
5 1 (0.52%) Tuxedo
5 1 (0.52%) JBoss
5 1 (0.52%) Apache
5 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.52%) uiautomator
Applications
1 24 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.05%) SaaS
1 2 (1.05%) GitHub
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.81%) HTTP
2 10 (5.24%) TCP/IP
3 7 (3.66%) Wireshark
4 5 (2.62%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.75%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.33%) NoSQL
3 12 (6.28%) MongoDB
4 10 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.71%) Oracle Database
6 7 (3.66%) Apache Cassandra
6 7 (3.66%) MySQL
7 5 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.09%) Oracle Database 10g
8 4 (2.09%) Big Data
9 2 (1.05%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 22 (11.52%) Jenkins
2 18 (9.42%) Selenium
3 17 (8.90%) JIRA
4 15 (7.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (6.81%) Maven
6 11 (5.76%) JUnit
7 9 (4.71%) Cucumber
7 9 (4.71%) SoapUI
8 8 (4.19%) TestLink
9 7 (3.66%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.66%) Subversion
9 7 (3.66%) Fiddler
10 6 (3.14%) Hudson
11 5 (2.62%) Eclipse
11 5 (2.62%) Spock
12 4 (2.09%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (2.09%) JMeter
12 4 (2.09%) JBehave
13 3 (1.57%) WebDriver
13 3 (1.57%) MSTest
General
1 27 (14.14%) Finance
2 16 (8.38%) Advertising
3 10 (5.24%) Banking
4 9 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.09%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 96 (50.26%) Developer
2 42 (21.99%) Software Engineer
3 31 (16.23%) Java Developer
4 28 (14.66%) Analyst
5 22 (11.52%) Web Developer
6 20 (10.47%) Software Developer
6 20 (10.47%) .NET Developer
7 18 (9.42%) Senior Developer
8 16 (8.38%) Test Engineer
9 15 (7.85%) Test Analyst
10 11 (5.76%) Team Leader
11 10 (5.24%) Business Analyst
11 10 (5.24%) ScrumMaster
12 9 (4.71%) Development Team Leader
12 9 (4.71%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.71%) Senior Analyst
12 9 (4.71%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (4.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 8 (4.19%) C# Developer
13 8 (4.19%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.51%) HTML
2 57 (29.84%) .NET
3 48 (25.13%) Web Services
4 41 (21.47%) CSS
5 40 (20.94%) XML
6 31 (16.23%) ASP.NET
7 28 (14.66%) Spring
8 22 (11.52%) J2EE
9 20 (10.47%) .NET Framework
9 20 (10.47%) WCF
10 19 (9.95%) Hibernate
11 18 (9.42%) SOAP
11 18 (9.42%) HTML5
12 16 (8.38%) jQuery
13 14 (7.33%) JSON
13 14 (7.33%) REST
14 13 (6.81%) XSLT
15 12 (6.28%) Java EE
16 10 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC
17 9 (4.71%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.38%) Open Source
2 12 (6.28%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.76%) User Experience
4 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.66%) DTV
5 6 (3.14%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.09%) GIS
7 4 (2.09%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.09%) Physics
7 4 (2.09%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.57%) RIA
8 3 (1.57%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.57%) Statistics
9 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.05%) iPad
10 1 (0.52%) iPhone
10 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.42%) Windows
2 17 (8.90%) Linux
3 11 (5.76%) UNIX
4 8 (4.19%) CentOS
5 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.05%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (90.58%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.80%) TDD
3 47 (24.61%) Software Engineering
4 38 (19.90%) Continuous Integration
5 37 (19.37%) BDD
6 35 (18.32%) MVC
7 28 (14.66%) Mentoring
8 26 (13.61%) OO
9 24 (12.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 21 (10.99%) Unit Testing
11 19 (9.95%) Web Development
12 18 (9.42%) User Stories
12 18 (9.42%) RUP
13 17 (8.90%) DSDM
14 16 (8.38%) Regression Testing
15 14 (7.33%) Pair Programming
15 14 (7.33%) OOD
15 14 (7.33%) Automation Testing
16 12 (6.28%) OOP
17 11 (5.76%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 91 (47.64%) Java
2 59 (30.89%) JavaScript
3 43 (22.51%) C#
4 41 (21.47%) SQL
5 33 (17.28%) C++
6 18 (9.42%) Perl
7 17 (8.90%) VB.NET
7 17 (8.90%) Python
8 15 (7.85%) Ruby
9 14 (7.33%) Korn
9 14 (7.33%) PHP
9 14 (7.33%) Bash Shell
10 13 (6.81%) Groovy
11 11 (5.76%) C
12 10 (5.24%) Scala
13 6 (3.14%) Clojure
14 5 (2.62%) T-SQL
14 5 (2.62%) VB
15 4 (2.09%) RPG
15 4 (2.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 20 (10.47%) Degree
2 12 (6.28%) ISEB
3 10 (5.24%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.66%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.09%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (2.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 44 (23.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (13.61%) Oracle
3 11 (5.76%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.66%) IBM
5 6 (3.14%) Twitter
6 5 (2.62%) Adobe
6 5 (2.62%) HP
6 5 (2.62%) Informatica
7 4 (2.09%) TOWER Software
7 4 (2.09%) Perforce
8 2 (1.05%) iRise
8 2 (1.05%) T-Plan
9 1 (0.52%) Zend
9 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.52%) Apple
9 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
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