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 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
Scrum
Rank 9 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 19 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 22.89% 7.81% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.36% 9.62% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 2
Average salary £39,500 £29,250 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.04% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £20,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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%

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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

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

Scrum Salary Histogram 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 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 +9 19 £39,500 +35.04%
Scrum
South Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) Product Management
3 21 (42.86%) Java
4 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
5 18 (36.73%) Marketing
6 17 (34.69%) PaaS
6 17 (34.69%) Advertising
6 17 (34.69%) Linux
6 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
6 17 (34.69%) Data Mining
6 17 (34.69%) Big Data
6 17 (34.69%) Mobile Marketing
7 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
7 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
8 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
8 15 (30.61%) Perl
8 15 (30.61%) Perforce
9 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (26.53%) Objective-C
11 12 (24.49%) Degree
11 12 (24.49%) User Experience
11 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
12 11 (22.45%) TDD
12 11 (22.45%) JUnit
13 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
13 10 (20.41%) ITIL
13 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
13 10 (20.41%) DVB
13 10 (20.41%) Multimedia
13 10 (20.41%) JIRA

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (20.41%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) IIS
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) PaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.41%) DVB
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.04%) SAN
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Data Mining
1 17 (34.69%) Big Data
2 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.04%) SSDT
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Cucumber
1 16 (32.65%) Jenkins
2 11 (22.45%) JUnit
3 10 (20.41%) JIRA
3 10 (20.41%) TestLink
4 9 (18.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (10.20%) Git (software)
5 5 (10.20%) Selenium
5 5 (10.20%) Subversion
6 4 (8.16%) FitNesse
7 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
9 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.04%) Xcode
9 1 (2.04%) Ranorex
9 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (38.78%) Telecoms
2 18 (36.73%) Marketing
3 17 (34.69%) Advertising
4 10 (20.41%) Multimedia
5 3 (6.12%) Finance
6 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Product Manager
2 9 (18.37%) Test Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Test Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) Senior Test Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Product Owner
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Product Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Manager
8 3 (6.12%) ScrumMaster
9 2 (4.08%) Android Developer
9 2 (4.08%) iOS Developer
9 2 (4.08%) QA Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) Senior QA Analyst
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (2.04%) Java Developer
10 1 (2.04%) J2EE Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
1 5 (10.20%) REST
2 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) iOS SDK
2 2 (4.08%) WCF
2 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.04%) COM+
3 1 (2.04%) JSP
3 1 (2.04%) J2EE
3 1 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.04%) Spring
3 1 (2.04%) Velocity
3 1 (2.04%) jQuery
3 1 (2.04%) JPA
3 1 (2.04%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.49%) User Experience
1 12 (24.49%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (20.41%) Client/Server
2 10 (20.41%) Statistics
3 5 (10.20%) DTV
3 5 (10.20%) Digital Media
4 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 17 (34.69%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) CentOS
2 10 (20.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Windows
4 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) Product Management
3 17 (34.69%) Mobile Marketing
3 17 (34.69%) E-Commerce
4 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) Test Management
6 10 (20.41%) ITIL
6 10 (20.41%) BDD
7 6 (12.24%) User Stories
8 5 (10.20%) Test Automation
8 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
8 5 (10.20%) API Testing
9 4 (8.16%) SDLC
10 3 (6.12%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.12%) Android Development
10 3 (6.12%) iOS Development
10 3 (6.12%) OOP
10 3 (6.12%) OOD
11 2 (4.08%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.86%) Java
2 15 (30.61%) Perl
2 15 (30.61%) Bash Shell
3 13 (26.53%) Objective-C
4 10 (20.41%) Korn
5 6 (12.24%) SQL
6 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.20%) Python
6 5 (10.20%) C#
6 5 (10.20%) C++
6 5 (10.20%) Groovy
7 3 (6.12%) C
7 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.04%) VBScript
8 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Perforce
2 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
3 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) VMware
5 1 (2.04%) Telerik
5 1 (2.04%) SAP