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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 33 17 31
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 74 97 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.27% 10.89% 6.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 13.31% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 87 42
Average salary £38,000 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,400 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £58,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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
940 729 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.66% 81.82% 72.34%
Number of salaries quoted 836 636 580
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
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 29 January 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 29 January 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 -18 45 £40,500 -7.95% 8
Torfaen -8 11 £42,500 -12.37% 1
Monmouthshire - 5 £37,500 -
Newport -3 4 £34,500 -38.66%
Neath Port Talbot +2 3 £37,500 +22.95% 1
Glamorgan - 3 - -
Bridgend +6 1 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 148 (88.62%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (38.32%) Java
3 53 (31.74%) TDD
4 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
5 47 (28.14%) HTML
6 46 (27.54%) .NET
7 43 (25.75%) C#
8 36 (21.56%) Microsoft
8 36 (21.56%) BDD
9 34 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
10 33 (19.76%) Software Engineering
11 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
12 29 (17.37%) SQL
13 28 (16.77%) Finance
14 27 (16.17%) C++
15 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET
15 24 (14.37%) MVC
16 23 (13.77%) Web Services
16 23 (13.77%) Perl
16 23 (13.77%) MS Excel
17 20 (11.98%) Python
17 20 (11.98%) CSS
17 20 (11.98%) Mentoring
18 19 (11.38%) XML
18 19 (11.38%) Linux
18 19 (11.38%) Web Development
18 19 (11.38%) WCF
19 18 (10.78%) jQuery
20 17 (10.18%) Advertising
20 17 (10.18%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (7.19%) Confluence
2 6 (3.59%) IIS
3 3 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.80%) Node.js
4 2 (1.20%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (13.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.80%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) GitHub
2 1 (0.60%) PaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (9.58%) TCP/IP
2 13 (7.78%) HTTP
3 6 (3.59%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.40%) DVB
5 2 (1.20%) Internet
6 1 (0.60%) 4G
6 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (8.38%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.99%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.39%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.99%) Big Data
6 5 (2.99%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.40%) MySQL
7 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.40%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.80%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.80%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.80%) OLAP
8 3 (1.80%) OLTP
9 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (9.58%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.19%) Selenium
2 12 (7.19%) JIRA
2 12 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (7.19%) Cucumber
3 10 (5.99%) TestLink
4 9 (5.39%) JUnit
5 8 (4.79%) Eclipse
6 6 (3.59%) Visual Studio
6 6 (3.59%) NUnit
6 6 (3.59%) Fiddler
6 6 (3.59%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (2.99%) Moq
7 5 (2.99%) MSTest
8 4 (2.40%) JMeter
9 3 (1.80%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.80%) Mercurial
9 3 (1.80%) FitNesse
9 3 (1.80%) Maven
9 3 (1.80%) Xcode
General
1 28 (16.77%) Finance
2 17 (10.18%) Advertising
3 9 (5.39%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.59%) Banking
5 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Games
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 73 (43.71%) Developer
2 30 (17.96%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.98%) Team Leader
4 18 (10.78%) .NET Developer
5 16 (9.58%) Java Developer
5 16 (9.58%) Software Developer
6 14 (8.38%) Development Team Leader
7 12 (7.19%) Test Engineer
7 12 (7.19%) ScrumMaster
8 9 (5.39%) Delivery Manager
8 9 (5.39%) Analyst
9 8 (4.79%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.79%) Web Team Leader
9 8 (4.79%) Software Manager
10 7 (4.19%) Senior Software Engineer
10 7 (4.19%) Software Test Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.59%) QA Engineer
11 6 (3.59%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (28.14%) HTML
2 46 (27.54%) .NET
3 24 (14.37%) ASP.NET
4 23 (13.77%) Web Services
5 20 (11.98%) CSS
6 19 (11.38%) XML
6 19 (11.38%) WCF
7 18 (10.78%) jQuery
8 16 (9.58%) J2EE
9 15 (8.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (8.98%) Spring
10 12 (7.19%) .NET Framework
10 12 (7.19%) HTML5
11 9 (5.39%) REST
12 8 (4.79%) SOAP
12 8 (4.79%) XSLT
12 8 (4.79%) JSON
12 8 (4.79%) Mojolicious
13 7 (4.19%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (4.19%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.59%) User Experience
2 9 (5.39%) Open Source
2 9 (5.39%) DTV
3 8 (4.79%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.19%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (4.19%) Statistics
4 7 (4.19%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.59%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.99%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.40%) GIS
7 4 (2.40%) Physics
7 4 (2.40%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.20%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.20%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.20%) iPhone
10 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.60%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.38%) Linux
2 12 (7.19%) CentOS
3 11 (6.59%) Windows
4 8 (4.79%) UNIX
4 8 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (88.62%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (31.74%) TDD
3 36 (21.56%) BDD
4 34 (20.36%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (19.76%) Software Engineering
6 24 (14.37%) MVC
7 20 (11.98%) Mentoring
8 19 (11.38%) Web Development
9 16 (9.58%) OOP
9 16 (9.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.98%) Regression Testing
11 12 (7.19%) OO
11 12 (7.19%) Bug Management
12 11 (6.59%) OOD
13 10 (5.99%) Product Management
13 10 (5.99%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.99%) Test Management
13 10 (5.99%) Coaching
14 7 (4.19%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (4.19%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (38.32%) Java
2 49 (29.34%) JavaScript
3 43 (25.75%) C#
4 29 (17.37%) SQL
5 27 (16.17%) C++
6 23 (13.77%) Perl
7 20 (11.98%) Python
8 15 (8.98%) Bash Shell
8 15 (8.98%) Korn
8 15 (8.98%) Ruby
9 14 (8.38%) VB.NET
9 14 (8.38%) PHP
10 11 (6.59%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.99%) C
12 9 (5.39%) Scala
13 8 (4.79%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.40%) VC++
14 4 (2.40%) RPG
15 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 2 (1.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.38%) Degree
2 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.40%) ISEB
4 3 (1.80%) PMP
4 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (21.56%) Microsoft
2 17 (10.18%) Oracle
3 14 (8.38%) Red Hat
4 7 (4.19%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.40%) Perforce
6 3 (1.80%) Informatica
6 3 (1.80%) HP
7 2 (1.20%) Google
8 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.60%) Teradata
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Cardiff
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £44000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago