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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 7 11 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 30 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 24.39% 14.63% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.09% 18.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 26 6 0
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% -
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
115 33 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 93.50% 80.49% 77.36%
Number of salaries quoted 101 33 41
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +4 30 £42,500 +8.97%
Scrum
South Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Product Management
3 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (35.00%) Java
3 14 (35.00%) Objective-C
4 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
5 12 (30.00%) Advertising
5 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
5 12 (30.00%) Data Mining
5 12 (30.00%) Marketing
5 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 12 (30.00%) Multimedia
5 12 (30.00%) PaaS
5 12 (30.00%) Big Data
5 12 (30.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 11 (27.50%) User Experience
6 11 (27.50%) Linux
7 10 (25.00%) JUnit
7 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 10 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 10 (25.00%) BDD
7 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
8 9 (22.50%) CentOS
8 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (22.50%) Korn
8 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
8 9 (22.50%) ITIL
8 9 (22.50%) Perl
8 9 (22.50%) DVB

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 8 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (5.00%) Node.js
2 2 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) DVB
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (30.00%) Data Mining
1 12 (30.00%) Big Data
2 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.50%) SSDT
3 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) JUnit
1 10 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 10 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (20.00%) TestLink
2 8 (20.00%) JIRA
3 4 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 4 (10.00%) Xcode
4 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
6 1 (2.50%) MSBuild
6 1 (2.50%) Ranorex
General
1 13 (32.50%) Telecoms
2 12 (30.00%) Advertising
2 12 (30.00%) Multimedia
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 9 (22.50%) Product Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Test Engineer
3 5 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Development Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Product Owner
6 2 (5.00%) Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.00%) QA Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Senior QA Test Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Quality Analyst
7 1 (2.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) HTML
2 6 (15.00%) .NET
3 5 (12.50%) iOS SDK
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (7.50%) WCF
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) jQuery
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
6 1 (2.50%) Entity Framework
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) JPA
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.50%) XML
6 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.50%) Velocity
6 1 (2.50%) COM+
6 1 (2.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 10 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (22.50%) Client/Server
4 8 (20.00%) Statistics
5 4 (10.00%) DTV
5 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.50%) PlayStation
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
2 9 (22.50%) CentOS
2 9 (22.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (5.00%) Android
4 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) Product Management
3 14 (35.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
4 12 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 12 (30.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 10 (25.00%) BDD
6 9 (22.50%) ITIL
7 8 (20.00%) Test Management
7 8 (20.00%) Software Engineering
8 7 (17.50%) OOP
8 7 (17.50%) OOD
9 6 (15.00%) iOS Development
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) Regression Testing
11 4 (10.00%) User Stories
11 4 (10.00%) Bug Management
12 3 (7.50%) MVC
13 2 (5.00%) Automated Testing
13 2 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.00%) Java
1 14 (35.00%) Objective-C
2 9 (22.50%) Korn
2 9 (22.50%) Bash Shell
2 9 (22.50%) Perl
3 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.00%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) C++
4 6 (15.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.00%) C
6 2 (5.00%) SQL
7 1 (2.50%) VBScript
7 1 (2.50%) Python
7 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) ISEB
3 2 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (22.50%) Red Hat
2 8 (20.00%) Perforce
3 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) Telerik