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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 25 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +19
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 73 86 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 6.61% 7.48% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.07% 9.77% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 70 82 32
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,129 £30,000 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £45,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
805 880 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 72.92% 76.52% 73.09%
Number of salaries quoted 732 787 586
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -6 43 £40,000 - 14
Newport -6 11 £34,000 -2.85% 4
Torfaen +2 7 £34,000 +7.08% 1
Caerphilly - 6 £35,000 - 1
Bridgend +3 4 £36,500 +11.45%
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 90 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 86 (40.76%) Java
3 85 (40.28%) .NET
4 77 (36.49%) JavaScript
4 77 (36.49%) HTML
5 60 (28.44%) CSS
6 56 (26.54%) TDD
7 54 (25.59%) C#
7 54 (25.59%) Microsoft
8 50 (23.70%) Web Services
9 48 (22.75%) MVC
10 46 (21.80%) Software Engineering
11 44 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (20.38%) XML
12 43 (20.38%) SQL
13 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
13 41 (19.43%) OO
14 38 (18.01%) ASP.NET
15 34 (16.11%) Oracle
16 33 (15.64%) Spring
17 30 (14.22%) Continuous Improvement
18 29 (13.74%) C++
18 29 (13.74%) Windows
19 28 (13.27%) MS Excel
19 28 (13.27%) J2EE
19 28 (13.27%) Web Development
19 28 (13.27%) Degree
19 28 (13.27%) HTML5
20 27 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
20 27 (12.80%) Jenkins

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 19 (9.00%) Confluence
2 11 (5.21%) LiveCycle
2 11 (5.21%) FileNet
3 10 (4.74%) IIS
4 3 (1.42%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.42%) ColdFusion
4 3 (1.42%) Node.js
4 3 (1.42%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.95%) CMS
6 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
6 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.47%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) SaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.21%) HTTP
2 7 (3.32%) Internet
3 5 (2.37%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.90%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.95%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.47%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (19.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.95%) Relational Database
3 20 (9.48%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.48%) NoSQL
4 15 (7.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 11 (5.21%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.84%) MySQL
9 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.90%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.47%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (12.80%) Team Foundation Server
1 27 (12.80%) Jenkins
2 26 (12.32%) JIRA
3 24 (11.37%) Maven
4 18 (8.53%) Subversion
5 16 (7.58%) Hudson
6 14 (6.64%) JUnit
7 13 (6.16%) Selenium
8 12 (5.69%) Visual Studio
9 9 (4.27%) Git (software)
9 9 (4.27%) Ant
9 9 (4.27%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.84%) MSTest
10 6 (2.84%) Rhino Mocks
10 6 (2.84%) Moq
10 6 (2.84%) NUnit
10 6 (2.84%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (2.37%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (2.37%) JBehave
11 5 (2.37%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (9.95%) Finance
2 10 (4.74%) Banking
3 9 (4.27%) Advertising
4 7 (3.32%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.42%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.95%) Marketing
7 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Retail
7 1 (0.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 106 (50.24%) Developer
2 42 (19.91%) Analyst
3 33 (15.64%) Java Developer
4 31 (14.69%) Software Engineer
5 28 (13.27%) .NET Developer
6 23 (10.90%) Web Developer
7 18 (8.53%) Software Developer
7 18 (8.53%) Senior Developer
7 18 (8.53%) Team Leader
8 17 (8.06%) Development Team Leader
8 17 (8.06%) Test Analyst
9 15 (7.11%) Business Analyst
10 14 (6.64%) Programmer
11 13 (6.16%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (6.16%) Test Engineer
12 12 (5.69%) Web Team Leader
12 12 (5.69%) Web Development Team Leader
13 9 (4.27%) Consultant
13 9 (4.27%) Java Consultant
13 9 (4.27%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (40.28%) .NET
2 77 (36.49%) HTML
3 60 (28.44%) CSS
4 50 (23.70%) Web Services
5 43 (20.38%) XML
6 38 (18.01%) ASP.NET
7 33 (15.64%) Spring
8 28 (13.27%) J2EE
8 28 (13.27%) HTML5
9 27 (12.80%) .NET Framework
9 27 (12.80%) WCF
10 23 (10.90%) SOAP
10 23 (10.90%) Hibernate
11 20 (9.48%) jQuery
11 20 (9.48%) CSS3
12 17 (8.06%) JSON
12 17 (8.06%) XSLT
13 14 (6.64%) WinForms
13 14 (6.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 13 (6.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.90%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (9.95%) Open Source
3 20 (9.48%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.74%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.37%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.37%) Physics
6 4 (1.90%) RIA
6 4 (1.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.42%) DTV
8 2 (0.95%) iPad
9 1 (0.47%) iPhone
9 1 (0.47%) Replication
9 1 (0.47%) Web 2.0
9 1 (0.47%) Statistics
9 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.47%) W3C
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 29 (13.74%) Windows
2 14 (6.64%) Linux
3 12 (5.69%) UNIX
4 4 (1.90%) CentOS
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.95%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.95%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.65%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.54%) TDD
3 48 (22.75%) MVC
4 46 (21.80%) Software Engineering
5 44 (20.85%) Continuous Integration
6 41 (19.43%) OO
7 30 (14.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 28 (13.27%) Web Development
9 26 (12.32%) Unit Testing
10 25 (11.85%) RUP
10 25 (11.85%) DSDM
11 21 (9.95%) OOD
11 21 (9.95%) Release Management
11 21 (9.95%) User Stories
12 20 (9.48%) BDD
12 20 (9.48%) SOA
13 18 (8.53%) Regression Testing
14 17 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
14 17 (8.06%) DevOps
15 16 (7.58%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 86 (40.76%) Java
2 77 (36.49%) JavaScript
3 54 (25.59%) C#
4 43 (20.38%) SQL
5 29 (13.74%) C++
6 23 (10.90%) Groovy
7 20 (9.48%) VB.NET
8 19 (9.00%) Scala
9 14 (6.64%) Clojure
9 14 (6.64%) Perl
10 10 (4.74%) T-SQL
10 10 (4.74%) Korn
10 10 (4.74%) Bash Shell
11 9 (4.27%) Ruby
11 9 (4.27%) Python
12 8 (3.79%) C
13 6 (2.84%) VB
13 6 (2.84%) PHP
14 2 (0.95%) XPath
14 2 (0.95%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 28 (13.27%) Degree
2 17 (8.06%) ISEB
3 8 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.32%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.79%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (25.59%) Microsoft
2 34 (16.11%) Oracle
3 14 (6.64%) Twitter
4 13 (6.16%) IBM
5 11 (5.21%) Adobe
6 7 (3.32%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.90%) T-Plan
7 4 (1.90%) Perforce
8 3 (1.42%) Informatica
9 2 (0.95%) HP
9 2 (0.95%) Zend
9 2 (0.95%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.95%) iRise
10 1 (0.47%) Alterian
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) Apple
10 1 (0.47%) TOWER Software
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £32k per year
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IBO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per year + pension
Posted: 19 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Eurofoods Group LTD
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Allied Worldwide
Posted: 27 days ago