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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 19 21 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +33
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 96 126 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.63% 10.61% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.29% 12.96% 5.54%
Number of salaries quoted 90 111 28
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,687 £29,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £42,500
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
850 972 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.44% 81.82% 68.37%
Number of salaries quoted 728 870 575
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £27,500 £28,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -3 64 £37,500 -11.76% 8
Torfaen +13 18 £34,000 -27.65% 4
Newport +3 9 £38,750 +2.64%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £19,000 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 157 (90.75%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (44.51%) Java
3 60 (34.68%) HTML
4 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
5 54 (31.21%) .NET
6 47 (27.17%) TDD
7 41 (23.70%) C#
8 40 (23.12%) Software Engineering
9 39 (22.54%) CSS
9 39 (22.54%) Web Services
10 38 (21.97%) Microsoft
11 34 (19.65%) C++
11 34 (19.65%) SQL
11 34 (19.65%) BDD
12 31 (17.92%) XML
13 30 (17.34%) MVC
14 29 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET
16 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
17 24 (13.87%) Finance
18 22 (12.72%) MS Excel
19 21 (12.14%) Spring
20 20 (11.56%) .NET Framework
21 19 (10.98%) Degree
21 19 (10.98%) OO
21 19 (10.98%) Mentoring
22 18 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
22 18 (10.40%) Python
22 18 (10.40%) Oracle
22 18 (10.40%) Web Development

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (5.78%) Confluence
2 5 (2.89%) ColdFusion
3 4 (2.31%) IIS
4 3 (1.73%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.73%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.16%) Node.js
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) HTTP
1 12 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.05%) Wireshark
3 5 (2.89%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.58%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (4.62%) NoSQL
4 7 (4.05%) MySQL
5 6 (3.47%) MongoDB
6 4 (2.31%) Oracle Database
6 4 (2.31%) Big Data
6 4 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.16%) OLTP
7 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.16%) OLAP
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.16%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
8 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (9.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (8.67%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.09%) Selenium
4 10 (5.78%) JIRA
5 9 (5.20%) JUnit
6 8 (4.62%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.62%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.62%) TestLink
7 7 (4.05%) Fiddler
8 6 (3.47%) Maven
9 5 (2.89%) Eclipse
9 5 (2.89%) SoapUI
10 4 (2.31%) JMeter
11 3 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.73%) FitNesse
11 3 (1.73%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.73%) Git (software)
12 2 (1.16%) Apache Ivy
12 2 (1.16%) Spock
12 2 (1.16%) JBehave
General
1 24 (13.87%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Advertising
3 9 (5.20%) Banking
4 8 (4.62%) Multimedia
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Marketing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (52.02%) Developer
2 37 (21.39%) Software Engineer
3 23 (13.29%) Java Developer
4 22 (12.72%) Web Developer
5 18 (10.40%) Software Developer
6 17 (9.83%) Senior Developer
6 17 (9.83%) .NET Developer
7 16 (9.25%) Analyst
8 13 (7.51%) Test Analyst
8 13 (7.51%) Team Leader
9 12 (6.94%) Test Engineer
10 11 (6.36%) ScrumMaster
11 9 (5.20%) Development Team Leader
11 9 (5.20%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.05%) C# Developer
12 7 (4.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 7 (4.05%) C# .NET Developer
13 6 (3.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (34.68%) HTML
2 54 (31.21%) .NET
3 39 (22.54%) CSS
3 39 (22.54%) Web Services
4 31 (17.92%) XML
5 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET
6 21 (12.14%) Spring
7 20 (11.56%) .NET Framework
8 17 (9.83%) WCF
8 17 (9.83%) jQuery
9 15 (8.67%) HTML5
10 14 (8.09%) J2EE
11 12 (6.94%) Hibernate
11 12 (6.94%) JSON
11 12 (6.94%) REST
12 10 (5.78%) SOAP
13 9 (5.20%) XSLT
13 9 (5.20%) Java EE
14 8 (4.62%) RESTful
14 8 (4.62%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.78%) Open Source
3 7 (4.05%) DTV
4 6 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.47%) User Experience
5 5 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.31%) GIS
6 4 (2.31%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.31%) Mathematics
6 4 (2.31%) Physics
7 3 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (1.73%) RIA
8 2 (1.16%) iPhone
8 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.16%) Statistics
8 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.16%) iPad
8 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.83%) Linux
2 13 (7.51%) Windows
3 9 (5.20%) UNIX
4 8 (4.62%) CentOS
5 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (90.75%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.17%) TDD
3 40 (23.12%) Software Engineering
4 34 (19.65%) BDD
5 30 (17.34%) MVC
6 29 (16.76%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.98%) OO
7 19 (10.98%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.40%) Web Development
8 18 (10.40%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (8.67%) Unit Testing
9 15 (8.67%) OOP
10 13 (7.51%) OOD
11 12 (6.94%) Regression Testing
12 11 (6.36%) Automation Testing
13 9 (5.20%) Test Scripting
13 9 (5.20%) User Stories
13 9 (5.20%) Bug Management
13 9 (5.20%) Pair Programming
14 8 (4.62%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (44.51%) Java
2 56 (32.37%) JavaScript
3 41 (23.70%) C#
4 34 (19.65%) C++
4 34 (19.65%) SQL
5 18 (10.40%) Python
6 16 (9.25%) Ruby
6 16 (9.25%) Perl
7 15 (8.67%) PHP
7 15 (8.67%) VB.NET
8 13 (7.51%) Korn
8 13 (7.51%) Bash Shell
9 11 (6.36%) C
10 8 (4.62%) T-SQL
11 6 (3.47%) Scala
12 5 (2.89%) Groovy
12 5 (2.89%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.31%) VC++
13 4 (2.31%) RPG
14 2 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (10.98%) Degree
2 8 (4.62%) ISEB
3 7 (4.05%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.47%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.31%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (21.97%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.40%) Oracle
3 11 (6.36%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.89%) Informatica
4 5 (2.89%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.31%) HP
6 2 (1.16%) IBM
6 2 (1.16%) Perforce
6 2 (1.16%) Google
7 1 (0.58%) Zend
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter
7 1 (0.58%) Apple
7 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £37000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24595 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24595 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago