The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 11 8 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 10 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 10.99% 32.14% 15.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 45.76% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 9 27 4
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
75 59 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 82.42% 70.24% 43.18%
Number of salaries quoted 55 55 12
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Swansea

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 8 (25.81%) Finance
5 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 7 (22.58%) HTML
5 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 7 (22.58%) Project Management
5 7 (22.58%) BDD
6 6 (19.35%) Kanban
6 6 (19.35%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
7 5 (16.13%) CSS
7 5 (16.13%) C#
8 4 (12.90%) OO
8 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.90%) Java
8 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
8 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 4 (12.90%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) jQuery
9 3 (9.68%) Open Source
9 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (9.68%) Web Development
9 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
9 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
9 3 (9.68%) Velocity
9 3 (9.68%) WCF
9 3 (9.68%) PMP
9 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) NUnit
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
1 2 (6.45%) MSTest
1 2 (6.45%) Rhino Mocks
1 2 (6.45%) Moq
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Developer
1 10 (32.26%) ScrumMaster
2 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate Developer
5 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Junior
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Graduate
5 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 3 (9.68%) Struts
4 3 (9.68%) Spring
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
4 3 (9.68%) Velocity
4 3 (9.68%) WCF
4 3 (9.68%) jQuery
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.45%) Castle Windsor
5 2 (6.45%) Ninject
5 2 (6.45%) Spring.NET
5 2 (6.45%) WPF
5 2 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (6.45%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (6.45%) WinForms
5 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
1 3 (9.68%) Open Source
2 2 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Waterfall
3 9 (29.03%) TDD
4 7 (22.58%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Kanban
6 4 (12.90%) OO
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.68%) DSDM
7 3 (9.68%) Web Development
8 2 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) V-Model
8 2 (6.45%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) Dependency Injection
8 2 (6.45%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.90%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB
3 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
4 1 (3.23%) CoffeeScript
4 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PMP
1 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) HND
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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