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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 29 21 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 67 124 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.96% 11.42% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 14.07% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 65 110 26
Average salary £35,000 £43,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.60% +38.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £60,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
863 881 590
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.71% 81.12% 67.20%
Number of salaries quoted 756 790 539
Average salary £36,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,148 £27,500 £27,213
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -23 35 £35,000 -20.45% 7
Torfaen +7 17 £34,000 -22.72% 1
Newport 0 8 £37,500 -1.31%
Monmouthshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Neath Port Talbot +2 1 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 139 (90.26%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.31%) Java
3 49 (31.82%) TDD
4 46 (29.87%) HTML
5 44 (28.57%) .NET
6 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 35 (22.73%) C#
8 34 (22.08%) BDD
9 32 (20.78%) Software Engineering
9 32 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
11 29 (18.83%) C++
12 27 (17.53%) SQL
13 26 (16.88%) SQL Server
14 25 (16.23%) CSS
14 25 (16.23%) Web Services
15 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
15 24 (15.58%) XML
15 24 (15.58%) MVC
15 24 (15.58%) Finance
16 22 (14.29%) MS Excel
17 20 (12.99%) Python
18 19 (12.34%) Mentoring
19 17 (11.04%) Linux
19 17 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
20 16 (10.39%) Perl
20 16 (10.39%) Degree
20 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
21 15 (9.74%) Advertising
21 15 (9.74%) Spring

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 11 (7.14%) Confluence
2 3 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.30%) Node.js
3 2 (1.30%) IIS
3 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.30%) ColdFusion
3 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.30%) GitHub
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 12 (7.79%) HTTP
3 7 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.60%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) DVB
5 1 (0.65%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.65%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (3.90%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.90%) MongoDB
5 5 (3.25%) Big Data
5 5 (3.25%) MySQL
6 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.30%) OLTP
8 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.30%) OLAP
8 2 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.30%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (10.39%) Jenkins
2 13 (8.44%) Selenium
2 13 (8.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (7.14%) JIRA
4 9 (5.84%) Cucumber
5 8 (5.19%) TestLink
6 7 (4.55%) JUnit
6 7 (4.55%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.55%) Fiddler
7 5 (3.25%) Eclipse
8 4 (2.60%) JMeter
8 4 (2.60%) SoapUI
8 4 (2.60%) Maven
9 3 (1.95%) Git (software)
9 3 (1.95%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.95%) Mercurial
10 2 (1.30%) NUnit
10 2 (1.30%) Subversion
10 2 (1.30%) MSTest
10 2 (1.30%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 24 (15.58%) Finance
2 15 (9.74%) Advertising
3 9 (5.84%) Multimedia
4 7 (4.55%) Banking
5 6 (3.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 70 (45.45%) Developer
2 29 (18.83%) Software Engineer
3 18 (11.69%) Java Developer
4 16 (10.39%) Team Leader
5 14 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 14 (9.09%) Test Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 13 (8.44%) Analyst
6 13 (8.44%) Software Developer
6 13 (8.44%) ScrumMaster
7 11 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 10 (6.49%) Test Analyst
8 10 (6.49%) Development Team Leader
9 8 (5.19%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
10 7 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.55%) Software Test Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) QA Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) C Software Engineer
11 6 (3.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (29.87%) HTML
2 44 (28.57%) .NET
3 25 (16.23%) CSS
3 25 (16.23%) Web Services
4 24 (15.58%) XML
4 24 (15.58%) ASP.NET
5 15 (9.74%) Spring
5 15 (9.74%) WCF
5 15 (9.74%) jQuery
6 13 (8.44%) .NET Framework
7 12 (7.79%) J2EE
8 11 (7.14%) REST
9 10 (6.49%) XSLT
9 10 (6.49%) JSON
9 10 (6.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (6.49%) HTML5
10 8 (5.19%) SOAP
11 7 (4.55%) Hibernate
11 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (3.90%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.84%) DTV
1 9 (5.84%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.19%) Open Source
2 8 (5.19%) User Experience
3 5 (3.25%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.60%) Physics
4 4 (2.60%) GIS
4 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.60%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.60%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.95%) iPhone
5 3 (1.95%) Visualisation
5 3 (1.95%) Statistics
6 2 (1.30%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.30%) RIA
6 2 (1.30%) iPad
6 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.04%) Linux
2 11 (7.14%) Windows
3 10 (6.49%) CentOS
4 9 (5.84%) UNIX
5 6 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.90%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (90.26%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (31.82%) TDD
3 34 (22.08%) BDD
4 32 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (20.78%) Software Engineering
5 24 (15.58%) MVC
6 19 (12.34%) Mentoring
7 17 (11.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (9.09%) Web Development
8 14 (9.09%) Regression Testing
8 14 (9.09%) OO
9 13 (8.44%) OOP
10 12 (7.79%) Unit Testing
11 10 (6.49%) Bug Management
12 9 (5.84%) OOD
12 9 (5.84%) Pair Programming
12 9 (5.84%) Automation Testing
13 8 (5.19%) Coaching
13 8 (5.19%) User Stories
13 8 (5.19%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.31%) Java
2 42 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 35 (22.73%) C#
4 29 (18.83%) C++
5 27 (17.53%) SQL
6 20 (12.99%) Python
7 16 (10.39%) Perl
8 15 (9.74%) Ruby
9 14 (9.09%) Korn
9 14 (9.09%) VB.NET
9 14 (9.09%) Bash Shell
10 12 (7.79%) PHP
11 11 (7.14%) C
12 9 (5.84%) T-SQL
13 6 (3.90%) Objective-C
14 5 (3.25%) Scala
15 4 (2.60%) Groovy
15 4 (2.60%) VC++
15 4 (2.60%) RPG
16 2 (1.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (10.39%) Degree
2 6 (3.90%) ISEB
3 5 (3.25%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.30%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMP
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.44%) Red Hat
3 9 (5.84%) Oracle
4 5 (3.25%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.60%) HP
6 2 (1.30%) Informatica
6 2 (1.30%) Perforce
6 2 (1.30%) Google
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) IBM
7 1 (0.65%) Apple
7 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
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