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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 27 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 32.14% 13.33% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.71% 17.95% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 2
Average salary £55,000 £29,500 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.44% +16.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,850 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £31,331 £27,450
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
68 78 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 80.95% 74.29% 41.03%
Number of salaries quoted 52 74 16
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Swansea

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (48.28%) Scrum
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 11 (18.97%) Project Management
4 10 (17.24%) EDRMS
4 10 (17.24%) CRM
4 10 (17.24%) Finance
4 10 (17.24%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) Selenium
5 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 7 (12.07%) HTML
7 7 (12.07%) Validation
8 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.34%) DSDM
9 5 (8.62%) Spring
9 5 (8.62%) Open Source
9 5 (8.62%) Scala
9 5 (8.62%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (8.62%) OO
9 5 (8.62%) RUP
9 5 (8.62%) XML
9 5 (8.62%) XSLT
9 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.90%) .NET
10 4 (6.90%) JSP
10 4 (6.90%) Servlets
10 4 (6.90%) Struts

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (1.72%) Confluence
2 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.72%) FileNet
2 1 (1.72%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.24%) EDRMS
2 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) NCover
2 2 (3.45%) NUnit
2 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.72%) JIRA
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
3 1 (1.72%) Maven
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.72%) Hudson
3 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (44.83%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.97%) ScrumMaster
4 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Test Analyst
4 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (10.34%) Senior Test Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (8.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Test Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Manager
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Architect
9 2 (3.45%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 2 (3.45%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) Spring
2 5 (8.62%) XML
2 5 (8.62%) XSLT
3 4 (6.90%) .NET
3 4 (6.90%) JSP
3 4 (6.90%) Servlets
3 4 (6.90%) Struts
4 3 (5.17%) Velocity
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.45%) XHTML
5 2 (3.45%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) JSF
6 1 (1.72%) Web Services
6 1 (1.72%) SOAP
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
6 1 (1.72%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.72%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Open Source
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (3.45%) Windows XP
1 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Scrum
2 12 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 12 (20.69%) Waterfall
3 11 (18.97%) Project Management
4 10 (17.24%) CRM
5 9 (15.52%) Software Testing
6 8 (13.79%) TDD
7 7 (12.07%) BDD
7 7 (12.07%) Validation
8 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
8 6 (10.34%) DSDM
9 5 (8.62%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (8.62%) OO
9 5 (8.62%) RUP
10 4 (6.90%) Test Scripting
10 4 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 4 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (5.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.24%) Java
2 5 (8.62%) Scala
3 3 (5.17%) C#
4 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.45%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) Clojure
5 1 (1.72%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) ISEB
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PMP
2 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.45%) HND
3 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.72%) IBM
2 1 (1.72%) Adobe
2 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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