The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 35 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 45.45% 22.58% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 62.50% 41.18% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 0
Average salary £50,000 £28,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+76.99% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
West 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 Swansea region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 72.73% 54.84% 56.25%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 15
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £31,933
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swansea region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development.

1 20 (25.64%) Scrum
2 19 (24.36%) Validation
3 16 (20.51%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Agile Testing
5 11 (14.10%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.82%) Selenium
6 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
7 9 (11.54%) Finance
8 8 (10.26%) Degree
8 8 (10.26%) EDRMS
8 8 (10.26%) CRM
8 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 8 (10.26%) C#
8 8 (10.26%) .NET
8 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
8 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.97%) CSS
9 7 (8.97%) HTML
9 7 (8.97%) TDD
9 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (7.69%) jQuery
10 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.69%) Java
10 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 6 (7.69%) SQL
10 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.69%) SOA
10 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
11 5 (6.41%) Microsoft

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Agile Software Development 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 Agile Software Development. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) SaaS
2 4 (5.13%) PaaS
2 4 (5.13%) IaaS
3 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.26%) SQL Server
1 8 (10.26%) EDRMS
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Selenium
2 4 (5.13%) RSpec
2 4 (5.13%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.56%) NUnit
4 2 (2.56%) CruiseControl
4 2 (2.56%) NCover
5 1 (1.28%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (11.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (29.49%) Analyst
2 17 (21.79%) Test Engineer
2 17 (21.79%) Senior Test Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 10 (12.82%) Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Delivery Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Manager
6 8 (10.26%) Architect
6 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Test Analyst
7 7 (8.97%) Senior Analyst
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Senior Programme Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Delivery Project Manager
8 5 (6.41%) Programme Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
9 4 (5.13%) ScrumMaster
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (10.26%) .NET
2 7 (8.97%) HTML
2 7 (8.97%) CSS
3 6 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 6 (7.69%) jQuery
4 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (5.13%) HTML5
4 4 (5.13%) Web Services
4 4 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (3.85%) Durandal
5 3 (3.85%) XHTML
6 2 (2.56%) REST
6 2 (2.56%) XML
6 2 (2.56%) SOAP
6 2 (2.56%) JSON
7 1 (1.28%) Velocity
7 1 (1.28%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.28%) Struts
7 1 (1.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) Open Source
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.64%) Scrum
2 19 (24.36%) Validation
3 16 (20.51%) Project Management
4 12 (15.38%) Agile Testing
5 11 (14.10%) Waterfall
6 10 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
7 8 (10.26%) CRM
7 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
8 7 (8.97%) TDD
8 7 (8.97%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.69%) SOA
9 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
10 5 (6.41%) MVC
10 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
10 5 (6.41%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.41%) DevOps
11 4 (5.13%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.26%) C#
2 6 (7.69%) Java
2 6 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (6.41%) Scala
4 4 (5.13%) Ruby
5 3 (3.85%) CoffeeScript
5 3 (3.85%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 5 (6.41%) ISEB
3 3 (3.85%) PMP
3 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) HND
4 2 (2.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) Puppet
1 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft
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