The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 12 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 4 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 26.09% 8.51% 19.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.57% 10.81% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 24
Median salary £37,500 £42,055 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% -29.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,055 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,055 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
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
42 37 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 91.30% 78.72% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 40 25 92
Median salary £34,000 £42,055 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% -15.89%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea region citing Scrum as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Scrum
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Swansea

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (72.22%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) MVC
4 21 (58.33%) C#
5 20 (55.56%) .NET Framework
6 19 (52.78%) Web Development
7 18 (50.00%) OO
8 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
8 17 (47.22%) TDD
8 17 (47.22%) NHibernate
8 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (41.67%) SDLC
9 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
9 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (41.67%) SaaS
9 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (41.67%) NUnit
9 15 (41.67%) OOP
10 8 (22.22%) Kanban
11 7 (19.44%) Regression Testing
11 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
12 6 (16.67%) HTML
12 6 (16.67%) SQL
12 6 (16.67%) CSS
12 6 (16.67%) Windows
12 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 6 (16.67%) WinForms
12 6 (16.67%) Retail
12 6 (16.67%) System Testing
12 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (41.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
1 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (41.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (41.67%) NUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (16.67%) Retail
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (61.11%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 17 (47.22%) C# .NET Developer
3 17 (47.22%) C# Developer
4 16 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 15 (41.67%) Agile .NET Developer
5 15 (41.67%) Agile C# Developer
5 15 (41.67%) Agile Developer
6 8 (22.22%) Analyst
6 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
7 6 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (16.67%) Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Web Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
10 2 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (72.22%) .NET
2 20 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET
3 17 (47.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 17 (47.22%) NHibernate
4 15 (41.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (16.67%) CSS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML
5 6 (16.67%) jQuery
5 6 (16.67%) WinForms
6 3 (8.33%) Ajax
6 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 3 (8.33%) Symfony
6 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.78%) CSS3
7 1 (2.78%) HTML5
7 1 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.78%) RequireJS
7 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (61.11%) MVC
3 19 (52.78%) Web Development
4 18 (50.00%) OO
5 17 (47.22%) TDD
6 15 (41.67%) OOP
6 15 (41.67%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) Kanban
8 7 (19.44%) Regression Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 6 (16.67%) System Testing
9 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.33%) CRM
10 3 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Volume Testing
11 2 (5.56%) Open Source
11 2 (5.56%) User Stories
12 1 (2.78%) BDD
12 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
3 6 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (8.33%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ISEB
1 3 (8.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft