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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 21 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 91 103 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.44% 8.55% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.14% 10.72% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 85 97 34
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £40,000
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
817 961 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 75.79% 79.75% 72.94%
Number of salaries quoted 703 860 647
Average salary £35,500 £35,065 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.24% -6.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 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 2 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 +4 63 £40,000 - 15
Torfaen - 11 £34,000 - 5
Newport -6 10 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Bridgend +14 2 £36,500 +14.06%
Caerphilly - 1 £35,000 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 191 (89.67%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (46.01%) Java
3 76 (35.68%) HTML
4 72 (33.80%) .NET
5 70 (32.86%) JavaScript
6 54 (25.35%) CSS
7 53 (24.88%) TDD
8 51 (23.94%) Microsoft
9 50 (23.47%) Software Engineering
10 49 (23.00%) Web Services
10 49 (23.00%) C#
11 44 (20.66%) SQL
11 44 (20.66%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (19.25%) XML
12 41 (19.25%) MVC
13 37 (17.37%) SQL Server
14 36 (16.90%) Mentoring
15 33 (15.49%) C++
15 33 (15.49%) ASP.NET
15 33 (15.49%) OO
16 32 (15.02%) Spring
17 31 (14.55%) Oracle
18 29 (13.62%) Finance
19 28 (13.15%) MS Excel
20 27 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
20 27 (12.68%) BDD
21 26 (12.21%) Windows
21 26 (12.21%) J2EE
21 26 (12.21%) Degree
22 25 (11.74%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 15 (7.04%) Confluence
2 8 (3.76%) LiveCycle
2 8 (3.76%) IIS
2 8 (3.76%) FileNet
3 5 (2.35%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.41%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.41%) Node.js
4 3 (1.41%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.94%) CMS
5 2 (0.94%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.47%) uiautomator
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.94%) SaaS
1 2 (0.94%) GitHub
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.16%) HTTP
2 6 (2.82%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.35%) Internet
3 5 (2.35%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.47%) 4G
4 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (17.37%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.98%) NoSQL
2 17 (7.98%) Relational Database
3 14 (6.57%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.16%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (4.69%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.82%) MySQL
7 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 25 (11.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.86%) JIRA
3 20 (9.39%) Maven
4 19 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (8.45%) Selenium
6 12 (5.63%) Subversion
7 11 (5.16%) JUnit
7 11 (5.16%) Hudson
8 10 (4.69%) SoapUI
9 7 (3.29%) Cucumber
9 7 (3.29%) Visual Studio
10 6 (2.82%) NUnit
10 6 (2.82%) MSTest
10 6 (2.82%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (2.82%) Moq
10 6 (2.82%) Git (software)
10 6 (2.82%) Spock
11 5 (2.35%) TestLink
11 5 (2.35%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (2.35%) Ant
General
1 29 (13.62%) Finance
2 16 (7.51%) Advertising
3 10 (4.69%) Banking
4 8 (3.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.88%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Marketing
6 1 (0.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 107 (50.23%) Developer
2 40 (18.78%) Software Engineer
3 37 (17.37%) Analyst
4 35 (16.43%) Java Developer
5 25 (11.74%) .NET Developer
6 24 (11.27%) Web Developer
7 22 (10.33%) Software Developer
8 18 (8.45%) Senior Developer
9 17 (7.98%) Team Leader
10 16 (7.51%) Test Analyst
11 15 (7.04%) Business Analyst
11 15 (7.04%) Test Engineer
11 15 (7.04%) Development Team Leader
12 12 (5.63%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (5.16%) Java Software Engineer
14 10 (4.69%) ScrumMaster
15 9 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (4.23%) C# Developer
15 9 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
16 8 (3.76%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (35.68%) HTML
2 72 (33.80%) .NET
3 54 (25.35%) CSS
4 49 (23.00%) Web Services
5 41 (19.25%) XML
6 33 (15.49%) ASP.NET
7 32 (15.02%) Spring
8 26 (12.21%) J2EE
9 25 (11.74%) HTML5
10 23 (10.80%) .NET Framework
10 23 (10.80%) WCF
11 22 (10.33%) Hibernate
12 21 (9.86%) SOAP
13 18 (8.45%) jQuery
14 17 (7.98%) CSS3
15 14 (6.57%) JSON
15 14 (6.57%) XSLT
16 13 (6.10%) Java EE
17 12 (5.63%) REST
18 11 (5.16%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.92%) Open Source
2 17 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 15 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (4.69%) User Experience
4 10 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.35%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.35%) Physics
7 4 (1.88%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.88%) DTV
7 4 (1.88%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.41%) RIA
8 3 (1.41%) GIS
8 3 (1.41%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.94%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.94%) iPad
10 1 (0.47%) iPhone
10 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.21%) Windows
2 13 (6.10%) Linux
3 12 (5.63%) UNIX
4 5 (2.35%) CentOS
5 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (89.67%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (24.88%) TDD
3 50 (23.47%) Software Engineering
4 44 (20.66%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (19.25%) MVC
6 36 (16.90%) Mentoring
7 33 (15.49%) OO
8 27 (12.68%) BDD
8 27 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
9 25 (11.74%) Unit Testing
9 25 (11.74%) Web Development
10 22 (10.33%) RUP
11 21 (9.86%) DSDM
11 21 (9.86%) User Stories
12 18 (8.45%) Regression Testing
13 17 (7.98%) Pair Programming
13 17 (7.98%) OOD
14 15 (7.04%) Release Management
14 15 (7.04%) Automation Testing
15 14 (6.57%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 98 (46.01%) Java
2 70 (32.86%) JavaScript
3 49 (23.00%) C#
4 44 (20.66%) SQL
5 33 (15.49%) C++
6 18 (8.45%) VB.NET
6 18 (8.45%) Groovy
7 13 (6.10%) Scala
7 13 (6.10%) Perl
8 11 (5.16%) PHP
8 11 (5.16%) Ruby
8 11 (5.16%) Korn
8 11 (5.16%) Python
8 11 (5.16%) Bash Shell
9 10 (4.69%) Clojure
10 9 (4.23%) C
11 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.82%) VB
13 4 (1.88%) RPG
14 3 (1.41%) VC++
Qualifications
1 26 (12.21%) Degree
2 15 (7.04%) ISEB
3 10 (4.69%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.82%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.35%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.29%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 51 (23.94%) Microsoft
2 31 (14.55%) Oracle
3 10 (4.69%) IBM
3 10 (4.69%) Twitter
4 8 (3.76%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.76%) Adobe
5 5 (2.35%) HP
5 5 (2.35%) Informatica
6 4 (1.88%) T-Plan
6 4 (1.88%) Perforce
7 2 (0.94%) TOWER Software
7 2 (0.94%) Zend
7 2 (0.94%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.94%) iRise
8 1 (0.47%) Alterian
8 1 (0.47%) Apple
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.47%) JBoss
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £29115 - £250000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20 - £60 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago