The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 19 12
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 26 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 28.26% 10.42% 12.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 32.10% 13.51% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 5
Average salary £50,000 £27,250 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+83.48% +21.11%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 74 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 88.04% 77.08% 58.54%
Number of salaries quoted 64 70 24
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £32,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Agile Software Development
West Wales

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 25 July 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (54.17%) Scrum
2 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
2 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
2 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.75%) Selenium
4 8 (16.67%) BDD
4 8 (16.67%) CRM
4 8 (16.67%) EDRMS
5 7 (14.58%) Validation
5 7 (14.58%) TDD
5 7 (14.58%) HTML
6 6 (12.50%) Java
6 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
6 6 (12.50%) DSDM
6 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (10.42%) OO
7 5 (10.42%) RUP
7 5 (10.42%) ISEB
7 5 (10.42%) .NET
7 5 (10.42%) XML
7 5 (10.42%) XSLT
7 5 (10.42%) Open Source
7 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.42%) Finance
7 5 (10.42%) Spring
8 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Struts

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) FileNet
2 1 (2.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.08%) LiveCycle
2 1 (2.08%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) EDRMS
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (18.75%) Selenium
2 2 (4.17%) NCover
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
2 2 (4.17%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.08%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Maven
3 1 (2.08%) JIRA
3 1 (2.08%) Hudson
3 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (10.42%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) ScrumMaster
4 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Developer
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
6 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Test Engineer
7 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
8 4 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Test Leader
9 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
10 1 (2.08%) Consultant
10 1 (2.08%) Programmer
10 1 (2.08%) Business Systems Analyst
10 1 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) HTML
2 5 (10.42%) .NET
2 5 (10.42%) XML
2 5 (10.42%) XSLT
2 5 (10.42%) Spring
3 4 (8.33%) JSP
3 4 (8.33%) Servlets
3 4 (8.33%) Struts
4 3 (6.25%) CSS
4 3 (6.25%) Velocity
5 2 (4.17%) jQuery
5 2 (4.17%) XHTML
5 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.08%) J2EE
6 1 (2.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.08%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.25%) Windows
1 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
1 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Scrum
2 10 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 10 (20.83%) Software Testing
2 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (20.83%) Waterfall
3 8 (16.67%) BDD
3 8 (16.67%) CRM
4 7 (14.58%) TDD
4 7 (14.58%) Validation
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
5 6 (12.50%) DSDM
6 5 (10.42%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (10.42%) OO
6 5 (10.42%) RUP
6 5 (10.42%) Test Scripting
7 4 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.25%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (8.33%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Groovy
4 1 (2.08%) Scala
4 1 (2.08%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (10.42%) ISEB
2 3 (6.25%) PMP
2 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) HND
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) Twitter
2 1 (2.08%) IBM
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