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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 15 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 148 122 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.12% 10.81% 8.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.10% 13.62% 10.91%
Number of salaries quoted 132 110 75
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,775 £28,000 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.93%
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
980 896 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 80.26% 79.36% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 818 780 717
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 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 2 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 +4 80 £37,500 -8.53% 10
Newport 0 27 £36,779 +5.08% 1
Torfaen +8 25 £39,500 +97.50%
Bridgend -10 6 £37,500 +2.73%
Vale of Glamorgan - 5 £52,500 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 257 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (34.17%) .NET
3 92 (33.09%) Java
4 91 (32.73%) C#
5 85 (30.58%) JavaScript
6 72 (25.90%) MVC
7 70 (25.18%) HTML
8 68 (24.46%) SQL Server
9 64 (23.02%) TDD
10 60 (21.58%) ASP.NET
11 56 (20.14%) SQL
12 49 (17.63%) Linux
13 48 (17.27%) CSS
13 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
13 48 (17.27%) jQuery
14 46 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
16 43 (15.47%) Web Services
17 42 (15.11%) Perl
18 41 (14.75%) Jenkins
18 41 (14.75%) User Experience
18 41 (14.75%) SDLC
19 40 (14.39%) Product Management
19 40 (14.39%) Degree
20 36 (12.95%) Finance
21 35 (12.59%) BDD
22 34 (12.23%) Cucumber
23 33 (11.87%) MongoDB
23 33 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
24 32 (11.51%) HTML5

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 19 (6.83%) Confluence
2 12 (4.32%) IIS
3 8 (2.88%) Node.js
4 6 (2.16%) Apache
4 6 (2.16%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.72%) JBoss
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (10.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) INSURE/90
2 4 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.12%) PaaS
2 7 (2.52%) GitHub
3 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.68%) DVB
2 11 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.44%) SAN
3 4 (1.44%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (24.46%) SQL Server
2 33 (11.87%) MongoDB
3 25 (8.99%) Big Data
4 17 (6.12%) Data Mining
5 13 (4.68%) Oracle Database
6 12 (4.32%) Relational Database
7 11 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 10 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (3.24%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (3.24%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (2.16%) MySQL
11 5 (1.80%) DB2
12 4 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 4 (1.44%) Amazon Redshift
13 3 (1.08%) HPCC
13 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (1.08%) Oracle9i Database
14 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 41 (14.75%) Jenkins
2 34 (12.23%) Cucumber
3 32 (11.51%) Visual Studio
4 26 (9.35%) JIRA
5 24 (8.63%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (8.27%) Selenium
7 21 (7.55%) JUnit
8 17 (6.12%) JMeter
9 16 (5.76%) NUnit
9 16 (5.76%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (4.68%) Maven
10 13 (4.68%) Eclipse
10 13 (4.68%) TestLink
11 10 (3.60%) Git (software)
12 8 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.52%) Behat
14 6 (2.16%) MSTest
14 6 (2.16%) Moq
14 6 (2.16%) NetBeans
15 5 (1.80%) Subversion
General
1 36 (12.95%) Finance
2 26 (9.35%) Telecoms
2 26 (9.35%) Marketing
3 24 (8.63%) Advertising
4 10 (3.60%) Banking
4 10 (3.60%) Multimedia
5 7 (2.52%) Retail
6 2 (0.72%) Games
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.36%) Electronics
7 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 123 (44.24%) Developer
2 41 (14.75%) Analyst
3 38 (13.67%) .NET Developer
4 30 (10.79%) Senior Developer
5 20 (7.19%) Software Engineer
6 16 (5.76%) Lead Developer
6 16 (5.76%) ScrumMaster
7 15 (5.40%) Test Analyst
7 15 (5.40%) Product Manager
8 13 (4.68%) Web Developer
8 13 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
9 12 (4.32%) Java Developer
9 12 (4.32%) Project Manager
9 12 (4.32%) Tester
10 11 (3.96%) Software Developer
10 11 (3.96%) Team Leader
11 10 (3.60%) Technical Leader
12 9 (3.24%) QA Analyst
12 9 (3.24%) Test Engineer
12 9 (3.24%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (34.17%) .NET
2 70 (25.18%) HTML
3 60 (21.58%) ASP.NET
4 48 (17.27%) CSS
4 48 (17.27%) jQuery
5 44 (15.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 43 (15.47%) Web Services
7 32 (11.51%) HTML5
8 28 (10.07%) WCF
9 24 (8.63%) REST
10 20 (7.19%) RESTful
11 19 (6.83%) J2EE
12 17 (6.12%) .NET Framework
13 16 (5.76%) Spring
13 16 (5.76%) JSON
13 16 (5.76%) Castle Windsor
14 14 (5.04%) CSS3
14 14 (5.04%) AngularJS
14 14 (5.04%) SOAP
15 13 (4.68%) Mojolicious
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.75%) User Experience
2 33 (11.87%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.83%) Client/Server
3 19 (6.83%) Statistics
4 15 (5.40%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.32%) Management Information System
5 12 (4.32%) Tandem
6 6 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (1.80%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.80%) DTV
7 5 (1.80%) iSeries
8 3 (1.08%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.08%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.08%) Social Network
9 2 (0.72%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.72%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.72%) Life Science
10 1 (0.36%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 49 (17.63%) Linux
2 24 (8.63%) Windows
3 14 (5.04%) Apple iOS
4 13 (4.68%) Android
4 13 (4.68%) CentOS
4 13 (4.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.80%) UNIX
6 4 (1.44%) Mac OS X
7 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (92.45%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (25.90%) MVC
3 64 (23.02%) TDD
4 46 (16.55%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (14.75%) SDLC
6 40 (14.39%) Product Management
7 35 (12.59%) BDD
8 30 (10.79%) Software Engineering
9 23 (8.27%) OOP
10 22 (7.91%) Project Management
10 22 (7.91%) E-Commerce
10 22 (7.91%) Mentoring
11 21 (7.55%) Web Development
12 18 (6.47%) Test Automation
12 18 (6.47%) User Stories
13 17 (6.12%) Mobile Marketing
13 17 (6.12%) OO
14 16 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (5.40%) Kanban
15 15 (5.40%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (33.09%) Java
2 91 (32.73%) C#
3 85 (30.58%) JavaScript
4 56 (20.14%) SQL
5 42 (15.11%) Perl
6 26 (9.35%) C++
6 26 (9.35%) Bash Shell
7 22 (7.91%) PHP
7 22 (7.91%) Objective-C
8 19 (6.83%) Korn
9 18 (6.47%) Python
9 18 (6.47%) Scala
10 16 (5.76%) VB.NET
11 9 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.52%) Ruby
12 7 (2.52%) C
13 5 (1.80%) RPG
13 5 (1.80%) RPG/400
13 5 (1.80%) RPG IV
14 4 (1.44%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (14.39%) Degree
2 17 (6.12%) ISEB
3 10 (3.60%) PMP
3 10 (3.60%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.52%) HND
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.72%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.72%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.36%) IIBA
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.19%) QA
2 5 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (1.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 48 (17.27%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.71%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) Perforce
4 13 (4.68%) Red Hat
5 7 (2.52%) Twitter
6 6 (2.16%) TOWER Software
7 5 (1.80%) VMware
8 4 (1.44%) Facebook
9 3 (1.08%) Zend
9 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.08%) Teradata
9 3 (1.08%) HP
10 2 (0.72%) Informatica
11 1 (0.36%) SAP
11 1 (0.36%) Telerik
11 1 (0.36%) Google
11 1 (0.36%) Apple
Glamorgan
Acorn Recruitment
Salary: bonus scheme, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable joining salary plus benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Companies House
Salary: £24,594 - £29,115
Posted: 9 days ago