The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 19 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 101 94 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 8.91% 8.67% 4.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.90% 11.78% 6.86%
Number of salaries quoted 91 81 40
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 £31,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,600 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
849 798 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 74.93% 73.62% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 761 704 542
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
Wales

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -13 56 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Bridgend +11 12 £36,500 +12.30%
Newport -7 12 £34,500 -1.42% 3
Caerphilly +17 10 £35,000 -16.66%
Torfaen -1 5 £29,250 -7.87% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £41,250 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 88 (42.51%) .NET
2 87 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (41.06%) Java
4 70 (33.82%) JavaScript
4 70 (33.82%) HTML
5 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
6 59 (28.50%) Web Services
7 58 (28.02%) MVC
8 57 (27.54%) CSS
9 56 (27.05%) C#
10 53 (25.60%) TDD
11 46 (22.22%) Software Engineering
11 46 (22.22%) OO
12 44 (21.26%) SQL Server
13 43 (20.77%) SQL
13 43 (20.77%) XML
13 43 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
14 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET
14 39 (18.84%) Oracle
15 36 (17.39%) Spring
16 30 (14.49%) J2EE
17 29 (14.01%) .NET Framework
17 29 (14.01%) WCF
18 28 (13.53%) Unit Testing
18 28 (13.53%) SOAP
18 28 (13.53%) MS Excel
18 28 (13.53%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (13.04%) Web Development
19 27 (13.04%) Degree
20 26 (12.56%) JIRA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (8.70%) Confluence
2 14 (6.76%) IIS
3 11 (5.31%) FileNet
3 11 (5.31%) LiveCycle
4 4 (1.93%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.93%) CMS
5 3 (1.45%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.45%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.97%) Node.js
7 1 (0.48%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.48%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.48%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 28 (13.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.86%) Internet
2 5 (2.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (21.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.63%) MongoDB
3 20 (9.66%) NoSQL
3 20 (9.66%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.21%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (6.28%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.38%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.42%) MySQL
8 5 (2.42%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (13.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 26 (12.56%) Maven
2 26 (12.56%) JIRA
2 26 (12.56%) Jenkins
3 21 (10.14%) Subversion
4 18 (8.70%) Hudson
5 15 (7.25%) JUnit
6 12 (5.80%) Visual Studio
6 12 (5.80%) Git (software)
7 11 (5.31%) Ant
8 10 (4.83%) Selenium
9 9 (4.35%) SoapUI
10 7 (3.38%) Apache Ivy
11 6 (2.90%) MSTest
11 6 (2.90%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (2.90%) Moq
11 6 (2.90%) NUnit
12 5 (2.42%) Bugzilla
12 5 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (2.42%) JBehave
General
1 17 (8.21%) Finance
2 9 (4.35%) Banking
3 6 (2.90%) Advertising
4 5 (2.42%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (49.28%) Developer
2 39 (18.84%) Analyst
3 35 (16.91%) Java Developer
4 29 (14.01%) .NET Developer
5 27 (13.04%) Software Engineer
6 22 (10.63%) Senior Developer
7 21 (10.14%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.70%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.73%) Team Leader
10 15 (7.25%) Development Team Leader
10 15 (7.25%) Test Analyst
11 14 (6.76%) Programmer
11 14 (6.76%) Business Analyst
12 12 (5.80%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (5.80%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (5.80%) Web Team Leader
12 12 (5.80%) Web Development Team Leader
13 9 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
13 9 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
13 9 (4.35%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (42.51%) .NET
2 70 (33.82%) HTML
3 59 (28.50%) Web Services
4 57 (27.54%) CSS
5 43 (20.77%) XML
6 39 (18.84%) ASP.NET
7 36 (17.39%) Spring
8 30 (14.49%) J2EE
9 29 (14.01%) .NET Framework
9 29 (14.01%) WCF
10 28 (13.53%) SOAP
11 25 (12.08%) HTML5
12 23 (11.11%) Hibernate
13 20 (9.66%) jQuery
14 19 (9.18%) CSS3
15 18 (8.70%) XSLT
16 17 (8.21%) JSON
17 16 (7.73%) Java EE
17 16 (7.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 14 (6.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.59%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (10.14%) Open Source
3 19 (9.18%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.83%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.90%) RIA
6 5 (2.42%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.42%) Physics
7 4 (1.93%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.45%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.45%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.97%) Blog
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.48%) W3C
10 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.48%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (12.56%) Windows
2 11 (5.31%) UNIX
3 9 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (42.03%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (28.02%) MVC
3 53 (25.60%) TDD
4 46 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 46 (22.22%) OO
5 43 (20.77%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (13.53%) Unit Testing
7 27 (13.04%) Web Development
8 26 (12.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (12.56%) RUP
8 26 (12.56%) DSDM
8 26 (12.56%) SOA
9 23 (11.11%) OOD
9 23 (11.11%) Release Management
10 20 (9.66%) User Stories
10 20 (9.66%) UML
11 19 (9.18%) Pair Programming
11 19 (9.18%) DevOps
12 18 (8.70%) Configuration Management
13 17 (8.21%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (41.06%) Java
2 70 (33.82%) JavaScript
3 56 (27.05%) C#
4 43 (20.77%) SQL
5 25 (12.08%) Groovy
6 23 (11.11%) C++
7 21 (10.14%) Scala
8 19 (9.18%) VB.NET
9 16 (7.73%) Clojure
10 10 (4.83%) Perl
11 9 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 6 (2.90%) VB
13 5 (2.42%) Bash Shell
13 5 (2.42%) Korn
14 4 (1.93%) C
14 4 (1.93%) PHP
15 3 (1.45%) Ruby
16 2 (0.97%) Python
16 2 (0.97%) XQuery
16 2 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (13.04%) Degree
2 16 (7.73%) ISEB
3 7 (3.38%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.90%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.38%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.93%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 39 (18.84%) Oracle
3 16 (7.73%) Twitter
4 13 (6.28%) IBM
5 11 (5.31%) Adobe
6 4 (1.93%) Perforce
6 4 (1.93%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.93%) T-Plan
7 3 (1.45%) Informatica
8 2 (0.97%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.97%) HP
8 2 (0.97%) iRise
8 2 (0.97%) Zend
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) Alterian
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 32k-36k + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 21 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 26 days ago