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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 14 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 159 102 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.80% 9.02% 8.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.82% 11.62% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 144 92 81
Average salary £37,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.36% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,129 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,800 £52,500 £44,600
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1005 878 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.92% 77.63% 75.30%
Number of salaries quoted 843 780 722
Average salary £37,500 £35,352 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.07% -1.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +2 92 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Newport +6 32 £35,184 +1.98% 2
Torfaen +9 20 £39,500 +35.04%
Bridgend -9 10 £37,500 +2.73% 2
Vale of Glamorgan - 3 £52,500 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 271 (94.10%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (34.03%) C#
2 98 (34.03%) .NET
3 91 (31.60%) Java
4 83 (28.82%) JavaScript
4 83 (28.82%) MVC
5 71 (24.65%) SQL
6 68 (23.61%) HTML
6 68 (23.61%) SQL Server
7 63 (21.88%) ASP.NET
8 59 (20.49%) TDD
9 55 (19.10%) CSS
10 50 (17.36%) Linux
11 48 (16.67%) jQuery
12 47 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (15.63%) SDLC
13 45 (15.63%) Microsoft
13 45 (15.63%) Degree
14 44 (15.28%) Web Services
15 43 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
16 42 (14.58%) Jenkins
17 40 (13.89%) User Experience
18 39 (13.54%) Product Management
19 38 (13.19%) Perl
20 36 (12.50%) Visual Studio
20 36 (12.50%) Cucumber
20 36 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
21 35 (12.15%) BDD
22 34 (11.81%) Finance
23 33 (11.46%) MS Excel

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 17 (5.90%) Confluence
2 10 (3.47%) Node.js
2 10 (3.47%) IIS
3 8 (2.78%) Apache
4 7 (2.43%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.04%) JBoss
7 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.35%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 33 (11.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) INSURE/90
2 3 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.90%) PaaS
2 7 (2.43%) GitHub
3 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.82%) DVB
2 9 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.74%) SAN
4 2 (0.69%) HTTP
5 1 (0.35%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (23.61%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 27 (9.38%) Big Data
4 17 (5.90%) Data Mining
5 11 (3.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.82%) Oracle Database
6 10 (3.47%) Relational Database
7 9 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.13%) RDBMS
7 9 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.08%) Amazon Redshift
8 6 (2.08%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.74%) DB2
9 5 (1.74%) MySQL
9 5 (1.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (1.04%) Data Mart
10 3 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 42 (14.58%) Jenkins
2 36 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 36 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 28 (9.72%) Selenium
4 26 (9.03%) JIRA
5 23 (7.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (6.94%) JMeter
7 19 (6.60%) JUnit
8 15 (5.21%) Maven
8 15 (5.21%) Eclipse
9 12 (4.17%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (4.17%) Git (software)
9 12 (4.17%) NUnit
10 11 (3.82%) TestLink
11 9 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (2.78%) Behat
13 7 (2.43%) Ant
13 7 (2.43%) Subversion
13 7 (2.43%) NetBeans
14 6 (2.08%) Hudson
General
1 34 (11.81%) Finance
2 29 (10.07%) Marketing
3 26 (9.03%) Advertising
4 25 (8.68%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.47%) Multimedia
6 9 (3.13%) Banking
7 7 (2.43%) Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.35%) Electronics
8 1 (0.35%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 132 (45.83%) Developer
2 51 (17.71%) Analyst
3 39 (13.54%) .NET Developer
4 34 (11.81%) Senior Developer
5 21 (7.29%) Software Engineer
6 20 (6.94%) Lead Developer
7 19 (6.60%) Test Analyst
8 17 (5.90%) ScrumMaster
9 15 (5.21%) Product Manager
10 14 (4.86%) Web Developer
10 14 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (4.86%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.17%) Project Manager
11 12 (4.17%) Business Analyst
11 12 (4.17%) Tester
12 11 (3.82%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.82%) Front-End Developer
13 10 (3.47%) QA Analyst
14 9 (3.13%) Software Developer
14 9 (3.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (34.03%) .NET
2 68 (23.61%) HTML
3 63 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 55 (19.10%) CSS
5 48 (16.67%) jQuery
6 47 (16.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (15.28%) Web Services
8 31 (10.76%) HTML5
9 26 (9.03%) REST
10 24 (8.33%) WCF
11 23 (7.99%) RESTful
12 17 (5.90%) JSON
12 17 (5.90%) Spring
12 17 (5.90%) CSS3
13 16 (5.56%) AngularJS
13 16 (5.56%) SOAP
14 15 (5.21%) .NET Framework
15 14 (4.86%) J2EE
16 12 (4.17%) Castle Windsor
17 11 (3.82%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 40 (13.89%) User Experience
2 36 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.90%) Client/Server
5 16 (5.56%) Statistics
6 11 (3.82%) Tandem
7 10 (3.47%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.08%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.74%) DTV
9 5 (1.74%) iSeries
10 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.39%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.04%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.04%) Social Network
11 3 (1.04%) Life Science
11 3 (1.04%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.04%) Data Centre
12 1 (0.35%) NHS
12 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
12 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.36%) Linux
2 25 (8.68%) Windows
3 14 (4.86%) Android
3 14 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.82%) CentOS
4 11 (3.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.43%) UNIX
6 4 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (94.10%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (28.82%) MVC
3 59 (20.49%) TDD
4 45 (15.63%) SDLC
5 43 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
6 39 (13.54%) Product Management
7 35 (12.15%) BDD
8 31 (10.76%) Software Engineering
9 25 (8.68%) E-Commerce
10 24 (8.33%) OOP
11 22 (7.64%) Mentoring
12 21 (7.29%) User Stories
12 21 (7.29%) Project Management
13 19 (6.60%) Test Automation
14 18 (6.25%) Software Testing
15 17 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (5.90%) Mobile Marketing
16 16 (5.56%) OO
16 16 (5.56%) Web Development
17 14 (4.86%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 98 (34.03%) C#
2 91 (31.60%) Java
3 83 (28.82%) JavaScript
4 71 (24.65%) SQL
5 38 (13.19%) Perl
6 32 (11.11%) C++
7 26 (9.03%) Bash Shell
8 25 (8.68%) Python
9 24 (8.33%) PHP
10 20 (6.94%) Objective-C
11 17 (5.90%) Korn
12 16 (5.56%) VB.NET
13 15 (5.21%) Scala
14 10 (3.47%) T-SQL
15 9 (3.13%) C
16 8 (2.78%) Ruby
17 5 (1.74%) RPG
17 5 (1.74%) RPG/400
17 5 (1.74%) RPG IV
17 5 (1.74%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 45 (15.63%) Degree
2 20 (6.94%) ISEB
3 8 (2.78%) PMP
3 8 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.78%) HND
4 3 (1.04%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.35%) IIBA
6 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.33%) QA
2 5 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.04%) Puppet
1 3 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.99%) Oracle
3 16 (5.56%) Perforce
4 11 (3.82%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.43%) TOWER Software
5 7 (2.43%) Twitter
6 6 (2.08%) VMware
7 5 (1.74%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.39%) Facebook
9 3 (1.04%) HP
9 3 (1.04%) Zend
10 2 (0.69%) Teradata
11 1 (0.35%) SAP
11 1 (0.35%) Informatica
11 1 (0.35%) Apple
11 1 (0.35%) Telerik
11 1 (0.35%) Google
11 1 (0.35%) Atlassian
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-37,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Reed Technology
Salary: DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 12 days ago