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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 5 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 24 39 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 54.55% 33.62% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 61.54% 44.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 39 0
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
39 88 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 88.64% 75.86% 61.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 84 40
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £40,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
2 13 (29.55%) Puppet
2 13 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (25.00%) C#
4 11 (25.00%) .NET
4 11 (25.00%) Open Source
5 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
6 9 (20.45%) MVC
6 9 (20.45%) Java
6 9 (20.45%) Ansible
7 8 (18.18%) Coaching
7 8 (18.18%) User Stories
7 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
8 7 (15.91%) SQL
8 7 (15.91%) SaaS
9 6 (13.64%) DevOps
9 6 (13.64%) Project Management
9 6 (13.64%) SOA
9 6 (13.64%) Web Services
10 5 (11.36%) CSS
10 5 (11.36%) HTML
10 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) SaaS
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.09%) PaaS
3 4 (9.09%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.36%) Azure SQL Database
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) RSpec
1 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.55%) Moq
2 2 (4.55%) NUnit
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
2 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Architect
2 11 (25.00%) Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Java Architect
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Configuration Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Software Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Testing Manager
8 1 (2.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Technical Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) .NET
2 8 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.64%) Web Services
4 5 (11.36%) HTML
4 5 (11.36%) CSS
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.36%) HTML5
5 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (6.82%) jQuery
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.55%) Autofac
6 2 (4.55%) XML
6 2 (4.55%) XHTML
6 2 (4.55%) Ajax
6 2 (4.55%) NHibernate
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.55%) WCF
7 1 (2.27%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Open Source
2 8 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 13 (29.55%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.73%) Scrum
3 10 (22.73%) Mentoring
4 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 8 (18.18%) Coaching
5 8 (18.18%) User Stories
6 6 (13.64%) DevOps
6 6 (13.64%) Project Management
6 6 (13.64%) SOA
7 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (6.82%) Web Development
9 3 (6.82%) Release Management
9 3 (6.82%) TDD
10 2 (4.55%) Project Planning
10 2 (4.55%) OO
10 2 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 11 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (20.45%) Java
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 4 (9.09%) Ruby
5 4 (9.09%) Scala
6 1 (2.27%) CoffeeScript
6 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
Systems Management
1 13 (29.55%) Puppet
1 13 (29.55%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (20.45%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 2 (4.55%) Atlassian