The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 3 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 48 23 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 57.83% 35.94% 12.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 71.64% 44.23% 12.96%
Number of salaries quoted 46 22 6
Average salary £36,750 £35,750 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.79% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £44,750 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Agile Software Development
South 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 Torfaen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
67 52 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 80.72% 81.25% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 62 51 52
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Torfaen region.

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Torfaen

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Torfaen

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +2 48 £36,750 +2.79%
Agile Software Development
South Wales

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 47 (45.63%) Scrum
2 36 (34.95%) Java
2 36 (34.95%) Linux
2 36 (34.95%) Telecoms
3 34 (33.01%) C++
3 34 (33.01%) Degree
4 33 (32.04%) Perl
5 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
6 31 (30.10%) Mobile Marketing
6 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
6 31 (30.10%) E-Commerce
6 31 (30.10%) Marketing
6 31 (30.10%) Advertising
7 30 (29.13%) Data Mining
7 30 (29.13%) DTV
7 30 (29.13%) PaaS
7 30 (29.13%) Big Data
8 27 (26.21%) Product Management
8 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (25.24%) Objective-C
10 25 (24.27%) Perforce
10 25 (24.27%) Bash Shell
11 24 (23.30%) Test Management
11 24 (23.30%) DVB
12 23 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (21.36%) C
14 21 (20.39%) JIRA
15 20 (19.42%) OO
16 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
17 17 (16.50%) Korn

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 9 (8.74%) Confluence
2 2 (1.94%) IIS
3 1 (0.97%) Apache
3 1 (0.97%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.97%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (29.13%) PaaS
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (23.30%) DVB
2 15 (14.56%) HTTP
2 15 (14.56%) Internet
3 9 (8.74%) TCP/IP
4 8 (7.77%) SNMP
4 8 (7.77%) IGMP
4 8 (7.77%) RTSP
4 8 (7.77%) Multicast
4 8 (7.77%) Unicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.13%) Data Mining
1 30 (29.13%) Big Data
2 5 (4.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.94%) MySQL
4 1 (0.97%) SSDT
4 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.97%) Informix
4 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (20.39%) JIRA
2 15 (14.56%) Cucumber
2 15 (14.56%) Jenkins
3 11 (10.68%) Selenium
4 10 (9.71%) JUnit
4 10 (9.71%) Subversion
4 10 (9.71%) Git (software)
5 9 (8.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (8.74%) TestLink
6 4 (3.88%) FitNesse
7 3 (2.91%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.97%) Ranorex
9 1 (0.97%) Zephyr
9 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
General
1 36 (34.95%) Telecoms
2 31 (30.10%) Advertising
2 31 (30.10%) Marketing
3 14 (13.59%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (18.45%) Team Leader
2 17 (16.50%) Test Engineer
3 16 (15.53%) Analyst
4 15 (14.56%) Test Analyst
5 14 (13.59%) Product Manager
6 10 (9.71%) Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Test Team Leader
7 8 (7.77%) Automation Engineer
7 8 (7.77%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Senior Test Engineer
8 5 (4.85%) Architect
8 5 (4.85%) Tester
8 5 (4.85%) Programme Manager
8 5 (4.85%) Desktop Team Leader
9 4 (3.88%) Product Owner
9 4 (3.88%) Software Architect
9 4 (3.88%) Software Tester
9 4 (3.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Technical Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) Web Services
2 15 (14.56%) PlayReady
3 11 (10.68%) HTML
4 10 (9.71%) REST
5 6 (5.83%) iOS SDK
6 5 (4.85%) GStreamer
6 5 (4.85%) .NET
6 5 (4.85%) OpenGL
7 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.94%) WCF
7 2 (1.94%) WebKit
7 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (0.97%) jQuery
8 1 (0.97%) JPA
8 1 (0.97%) HTML5
8 1 (0.97%) XML
8 1 (0.97%) COM+
8 1 (0.97%) JSP
8 1 (0.97%) J2EE
8 1 (0.97%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) DTV
2 23 (22.33%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (16.50%) Client/Server
4 11 (10.68%) User Experience
5 10 (9.71%) iPad
5 10 (9.71%) Digital Media
5 10 (9.71%) Cryptography
5 10 (9.71%) iPhone
6 9 (8.74%) Statistics
6 9 (8.74%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.83%) Streaming Video
8 5 (4.85%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.88%) IPTV
10 2 (1.94%) Video on Demand
10 2 (1.94%) Over-the-Top Content
11 1 (0.97%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 36 (34.95%) Linux
2 17 (16.50%) Apple iOS
3 13 (12.62%) Android
4 12 (11.65%) Windows
5 11 (10.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (9.71%) Mac OS X
7 9 (8.74%) CentOS
8 7 (6.80%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (45.63%) Scrum
2 32 (31.07%) Test Automation
3 31 (30.10%) Mobile Marketing
3 31 (30.10%) E-Commerce
4 27 (26.21%) Product Management
4 27 (26.21%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (23.30%) Test Management
6 20 (19.42%) OO
7 19 (18.45%) Software Engineering
8 15 (14.56%) DRM
8 15 (14.56%) Web Application Development
9 14 (13.59%) SDLC
10 13 (12.62%) Software Testing
11 12 (11.65%) Cyber Security
11 12 (11.65%) iOS Development
12 11 (10.68%) Regression Testing
13 10 (9.71%) TDD
13 10 (9.71%) Automated Testing
13 10 (9.71%) API Testing
14 9 (8.74%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.95%) Java
2 34 (33.01%) C++
3 33 (32.04%) Perl
4 31 (30.10%) JavaScript
5 26 (25.24%) Objective-C
6 25 (24.27%) Bash Shell
7 22 (21.36%) C
8 17 (16.50%) Korn
9 16 (15.53%) Python
10 6 (5.83%) Ruby
10 6 (5.83%) PHP
10 6 (5.83%) SQL
11 5 (4.85%) C#
11 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
11 5 (4.85%) Groovy
12 1 (0.97%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (33.01%) Degree
2 15 (14.56%) ISEB
3 3 (2.91%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (24.27%) Perforce
2 11 (10.68%) Red Hat
3 5 (4.85%) Apple
3 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) VMware
4 1 (0.97%) Telerik