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 10 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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 17 19 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +27
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 118 98 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.66% 9.01% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.96% 12.28% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 106 84 39
Average salary £36,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,614 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,500 £50,000
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
845 798 622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 76.33% 73.35% 73.44%
Number of salaries quoted 741 701 571
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 10 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 10 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 -11 61 £41,000 +9.33% 8
Bridgend +14 16 £36,500 +12.30%
Newport 0 16 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Caerphilly +22 12 £35,000 -16.66%
Torfaen +2 6 £20,000 -37.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £42,500 -
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 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 90 (43.27%) Java
2 86 (41.35%) .NET
3 84 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
4 69 (33.17%) HTML
5 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
6 65 (31.25%) Web Services
7 63 (30.29%) MVC
8 60 (28.85%) Microsoft
9 59 (28.37%) C#
10 57 (27.40%) CSS
11 50 (24.04%) TDD
12 48 (23.08%) OO
13 47 (22.60%) Software Engineering
14 45 (21.63%) SQL
14 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
15 42 (20.19%) XML
15 42 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (19.71%) Oracle
17 39 (18.75%) Spring
18 38 (18.27%) ASP.NET
19 33 (15.87%) SOAP
20 30 (14.42%) J2EE
20 30 (14.42%) Web Development
21 29 (13.94%) .NET Framework
21 29 (13.94%) Maven
22 28 (13.46%) WCF
22 28 (13.46%) Unit Testing
22 28 (13.46%) MS Excel
22 28 (13.46%) SOA
23 27 (12.98%) Windows

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 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 (8.65%) Confluence
2 15 (7.21%) IIS
3 11 (5.29%) FileNet
3 11 (5.29%) LiveCycle
4 4 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.92%) CMS
5 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.44%) ColdFusion
6 2 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.96%) 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 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.44%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.48%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.33%) Internet
2 4 (1.92%) HTTP
3 2 (0.96%) SSL
4 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.48%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (21.63%) SQL Server
2 22 (10.58%) MongoDB
3 21 (10.10%) NoSQL
3 21 (10.10%) Relational Database
4 17 (8.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.88%) MySQL
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (2.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 29 (13.94%) Maven
2 27 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (12.50%) JIRA
3 26 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 21 (10.10%) Subversion
5 18 (8.65%) Hudson
6 16 (7.69%) JUnit
7 13 (6.25%) Ant
7 13 (6.25%) Git (software)
8 10 (4.81%) Visual Studio
9 9 (4.33%) Selenium
9 9 (4.33%) SoapUI
9 9 (4.33%) Apache Ivy
10 7 (3.37%) MSTest
10 7 (3.37%) NUnit
11 6 (2.88%) Rhino Mocks
11 6 (2.88%) Moq
12 5 (2.40%) JBehave
12 5 (2.40%) Cucumber
12 5 (2.40%) Bugzilla
General
1 21 (10.10%) Finance
2 10 (4.81%) Banking
3 6 (2.88%) Advertising
4 5 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.48%) Legal
6 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 102 (49.04%) Developer
2 38 (18.27%) Analyst
3 37 (17.79%) Java Developer
4 28 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 26 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 24 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.62%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.65%) Team Leader
9 17 (8.17%) Software Developer
10 16 (7.69%) Development Team Leader
11 14 (6.73%) Business Analyst
11 14 (6.73%) Test Analyst
11 14 (6.73%) Programmer
11 14 (6.73%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (5.77%) Web Team Leader
12 12 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
12 12 (5.77%) Web Development Team Leader
13 11 (5.29%) Architect
14 9 (4.33%) Consultant
14 9 (4.33%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (41.35%) .NET
2 69 (33.17%) HTML
3 65 (31.25%) Web Services
4 57 (27.40%) CSS
5 42 (20.19%) XML
6 39 (18.75%) Spring
7 38 (18.27%) ASP.NET
8 33 (15.87%) SOAP
9 30 (14.42%) J2EE
10 29 (13.94%) .NET Framework
11 28 (13.46%) WCF
12 25 (12.02%) Hibernate
13 24 (11.54%) HTML5
14 20 (9.62%) jQuery
15 19 (9.13%) Java EE
16 18 (8.65%) XSLT
16 18 (8.65%) CSS3
17 17 (8.17%) JSON
18 16 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 13 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (10.10%) Open Source
3 19 (9.13%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (3.37%) RIA
6 5 (2.40%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.40%) Physics
7 4 (1.92%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.44%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.96%) Blog
10 1 (0.48%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.48%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.48%) Replication
10 1 (0.48%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.48%) Statistics
10 1 (0.48%) W3C
10 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.98%) Windows
2 11 (5.29%) UNIX
3 10 (4.81%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Android
4 1 (0.48%) CentOS
4 1 (0.48%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (40.38%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (30.29%) MVC
3 50 (24.04%) TDD
4 48 (23.08%) OO
5 47 (22.60%) Software Engineering
6 42 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (14.42%) Web Development
8 28 (13.46%) Unit Testing
8 28 (13.46%) SOA
9 26 (12.50%) RUP
9 26 (12.50%) DSDM
10 25 (12.02%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (11.54%) OOD
11 24 (11.54%) UML
12 23 (11.06%) Release Management
13 19 (9.13%) User Stories
13 19 (9.13%) Pair Programming
13 19 (9.13%) DevOps
14 18 (8.65%) Configuration Management
15 17 (8.17%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 90 (43.27%) Java
2 68 (32.69%) JavaScript
3 59 (28.37%) C#
4 45 (21.63%) SQL
5 24 (11.54%) Groovy
6 21 (10.10%) Scala
6 21 (10.10%) C++
7 18 (8.65%) VB.NET
8 16 (7.69%) Clojure
9 10 (4.81%) Perl
10 8 (3.85%) T-SQL
10 8 (3.85%) VB
11 7 (3.37%) PHP
12 6 (2.88%) C
13 4 (1.92%) PHP5
13 4 (1.92%) Korn
13 4 (1.92%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.96%) XPath
14 2 (0.96%) XQuery
14 2 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 27 (12.98%) Degree
2 16 (7.69%) ISEB
3 7 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.37%) ISTQB
4 6 (2.88%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.48%) HND
6 1 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.37%) QA
2 2 (0.96%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.92%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 60 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.71%) Oracle
3 16 (7.69%) Twitter
4 13 (6.25%) IBM
5 11 (5.29%) Adobe
6 4 (1.92%) Perforce
6 4 (1.92%) T-Plan
6 4 (1.92%) Zend
6 4 (1.92%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.44%) Informatica
8 2 (0.96%) HP
8 2 (0.96%) iRise
9 1 (0.48%) JBoss
9 1 (0.48%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.48%) Alterian
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £25 - £38 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago