The first table below looks at the demand for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum 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
Scrum
Rank 10 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 12 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 13.04% 36.46% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.81% 47.30% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 33 4
Average salary £50,000 £32,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.25% +42.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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%
Scrum
West Wales

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swansea

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Kanban
3 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
4 9 (26.47%) .NET
4 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) C#
5 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 8 (23.53%) BDD
5 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (20.59%) Spring.NET
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.59%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (20.59%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
6 7 (20.59%) WCF
6 7 (20.59%) WPF
6 7 (20.59%) Castle Windsor
6 7 (20.59%) Ninject
6 7 (20.59%) Razor View Engine
6 7 (20.59%) MSTest
6 7 (20.59%) MVVM
6 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (20.59%) Moq
6 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 7 (20.59%) Unity DI Container
6 7 (20.59%) NUnit
6 7 (20.59%) WinForms
6 7 (20.59%) HTML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) FileNet
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) LiveCycle
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) NUnit
1 7 (20.59%) MSTest
1 7 (20.59%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (20.59%) Moq
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) Hudson
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) ScrumMaster
3 7 (20.59%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate
7 3 (8.82%) Junior
7 3 (8.82%) Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Business Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.94%) J2EE Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) .NET
1 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
2 7 (20.59%) WinForms
2 7 (20.59%) Spring.NET
2 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (20.59%) Castle Windsor
2 7 (20.59%) Ninject
2 7 (20.59%) Razor View Engine
2 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 7 (20.59%) WCF
2 7 (20.59%) WPF
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) Unity DI Container
3 6 (17.65%) Spring
4 5 (14.71%) XML
4 5 (14.71%) XSLT
4 5 (14.71%) Struts
5 4 (11.76%) JSP
5 4 (11.76%) Servlets
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (14.71%) Open Source
3 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (41.18%) TDD
3 10 (29.41%) Kanban
3 10 (29.41%) Waterfall
4 8 (23.53%) BDD
4 8 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (23.53%) MVC
5 7 (20.59%) Software Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Web Application Development
5 7 (20.59%) Dependency Injection
5 7 (20.59%) MVVM
6 6 (17.65%) DSDM
7 5 (14.71%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (14.71%) OO
7 5 (14.71%) RUP
8 4 (11.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.76%) Project Management
8 4 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (8.82%) Web Development
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) C#
2 7 (20.59%) Java
3 3 (8.82%) VB
3 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) Groovy
5 1 (2.94%) Scala
5 1 (2.94%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PMP
1 3 (8.82%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) HND
2 2 (5.88%) ISEB
2 2 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Twitter
2 1 (2.94%) IBM
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