The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 15 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 7 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 11.67% 9.84% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.91% 11.32% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +7.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £34,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £38,500 £32,350
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Scrum
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
44 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 73.33% 86.89% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 43 48 46
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Scrum
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Torfaen

Scrum
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 4 September 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 +3 7 £37,500 +10.29%
Scrum
South Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Product Management
3 22 (46.81%) Java
4 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
5 16 (34.04%) Linux
5 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
5 16 (34.04%) Marketing
5 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
6 15 (31.91%) Mobile Marketing
6 15 (31.91%) PaaS
6 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
6 15 (31.91%) Big Data
6 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
6 15 (31.91%) Perl
6 15 (31.91%) Advertising
6 15 (31.91%) Perforce
6 15 (31.91%) Data Mining
7 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (25.53%) Degree
8 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (23.40%) User Experience
9 11 (23.40%) Objective-C
10 10 (21.28%) JUnit
10 10 (21.28%) TDD
10 10 (21.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (19.15%) Test Management
11 9 (19.15%) CentOS
11 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (19.15%) Confluence
11 9 (19.15%) BDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 9 (19.15%) Confluence
2 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.91%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) DVB
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.91%) Data Mining
1 15 (31.91%) Big Data
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) MySQL
3 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.13%) SSDT
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (34.04%) Cucumber
1 16 (34.04%) Jenkins
2 10 (21.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (21.28%) JUnit
3 9 (19.15%) JIRA
3 9 (19.15%) TestLink
4 6 (12.77%) Subversion
4 6 (12.77%) Selenium
4 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.51%) FitNesse
6 3 (6.38%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
8 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
8 1 (2.13%) Ranorex
General
1 17 (36.17%) Telecoms
2 16 (34.04%) Marketing
3 15 (31.91%) Advertising
4 8 (17.02%) Multimedia
5 4 (8.51%) Finance
6 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (25.53%) Product Manager
2 10 (21.28%) Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) Test Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) Test Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Product Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Product Owner
7 3 (6.38%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.26%) Android Developer
8 2 (4.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior QA Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (2.13%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.13%) Junior
9 1 (2.13%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 6 (12.77%) Web Services
2 6 (12.77%) REST
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.26%) WCF
3 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.13%) COM+
4 1 (2.13%) JSP
4 1 (2.13%) J2EE
4 1 (2.13%) XML
4 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.13%) Spring
4 1 (2.13%) Velocity
4 1 (2.13%) JPA
4 1 (2.13%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) User Experience
3 9 (19.15%) Client/Server
3 9 (19.15%) Statistics
4 6 (12.77%) Digital Media
5 5 (10.64%) DTV
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.13%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 16 (34.04%) Linux
2 9 (19.15%) CentOS
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Android
3 3 (6.38%) Windows
4 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (53.19%) Product Management
3 15 (31.91%) Mobile Marketing
3 15 (31.91%) E-Commerce
4 13 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (21.28%) TDD
6 9 (19.15%) Test Management
6 9 (19.15%) BDD
7 8 (17.02%) ITIL
8 7 (14.89%) User Stories
9 6 (12.77%) SDLC
9 6 (12.77%) API Testing
10 5 (10.64%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.38%) Cyber Security
11 3 (6.38%) Android Development
12 2 (4.26%) iOS Development
12 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.26%) Software Testing
12 2 (4.26%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 15 (31.91%) Perl
2 15 (31.91%) Bash Shell
3 11 (23.40%) Objective-C
4 9 (19.15%) Korn
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
6 6 (12.77%) Groovy
6 6 (12.77%) Python
7 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.64%) C#
7 5 (10.64%) C++
8 3 (6.38%) C
9 1 (2.13%) VBScript
9 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Perforce
2 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.13%) Telerik
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) SAP