The table below looks at the statistics for Agile Software Development skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Agile Software Development over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 2 9 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 317 222 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 24.78% 16.51% 13.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.02% 21.06% 18.70%
Number of salaries quoted 257 207 121
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Agile Software Development
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 1054 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.06% 78.36% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 792 942 702
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,200 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Agile Software Development
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Agile Software Development Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Agile Software Development Salary Trend in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Agile Software Development across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Agile Software Development Salary Histogram in Wales

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
South Wales +5 256 £37,500 +7.14% 48
West Wales +5 37 £45,000 +55.17% 6
North Wales +14 18 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 224 (34.25%) Scrum
2 201 (30.73%) Java
3 182 (27.83%) .NET
4 157 (24.01%) HTML
5 154 (23.55%) C#
6 153 (23.39%) JavaScript
7 139 (21.25%) SQL Server
8 132 (20.18%) Microsoft
9 130 (19.88%) TDD
10 127 (19.42%) CSS
11 121 (18.50%) SQL
12 116 (17.74%) ASP.NET
13 111 (16.97%) Finance
14 93 (14.22%) MVC
15 91 (13.91%) Waterfall
16 82 (12.54%) Web Services
17 77 (11.77%) OO
18 74 (11.31%) Software Engineering
19 70 (10.70%) .NET Framework
20 66 (10.09%) jQuery
21 65 (9.94%) XML
21 65 (9.94%) Degree
22 64 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (9.63%) Oracle
24 60 (9.17%) Windows
25 59 (9.02%) PRINCE2
26 57 (8.72%) BDD
27 56 (8.56%) Mentoring
27 56 (8.56%) Project Management
28 55 (8.41%) Spring

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 24 (3.67%) Node.js
2 20 (3.06%) IIS
3 17 (2.60%) Confluence
4 13 (1.99%) CMS
5 11 (1.68%) FileNet
5 11 (1.68%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.68%) Lync
6 10 (1.53%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.38%) LiveCycle
7 9 (1.38%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (0.92%) SAS
9 5 (0.76%) ColdFusion
9 5 (0.76%) Apache
10 3 (0.46%) Commerce Server
10 3 (0.46%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.46%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.31%) uiautomator
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 51 (7.80%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.22%) MS Project
3 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.46%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.31%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.83%) SaaS
2 8 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (0.92%) Basecamp
3 6 (0.92%) Trello
4 5 (0.76%) PaaS
4 5 (0.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.61%) IaaS
6 3 (0.46%) GitHub
6 3 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.21%) Internet
2 18 (2.75%) HTTP
3 13 (1.99%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.38%) Firewall
5 8 (1.22%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.07%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (0.92%) SAN
8 5 (0.76%) BGP
8 5 (0.76%) EIGRP
8 5 (0.76%) VRRP
8 5 (0.76%) VPN
8 5 (0.76%) LAN
8 5 (0.76%) Network Security
8 5 (0.76%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.76%) NAS
8 5 (0.76%) FWSM
8 5 (0.76%) HSRP
8 5 (0.76%) IPsec
9 4 (0.61%) DNS
10 2 (0.31%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (21.25%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.74%) NoSQL
3 28 (4.28%) MongoDB
3 28 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 21 (3.21%) MySQL
5 15 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 13 (1.99%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (1.83%) Apache Cassandra
8 11 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 9 (1.38%) Hadoop
11 8 (1.22%) CouchDB
11 8 (1.22%) EDRMS
11 8 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 7 (1.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 6 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (0.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 52 (7.95%) Jenkins
2 51 (7.80%) Selenium
3 37 (5.66%) JUnit
4 32 (4.89%) NUnit
5 29 (4.43%) Maven
5 29 (4.43%) SoapUI
6 27 (4.13%) Git (software)
7 26 (3.98%) JIRA
8 25 (3.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 23 (3.52%) Visual Studio
10 21 (3.21%) Subversion
11 17 (2.60%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.14%) WebDriver
12 14 (2.14%) Spock
13 13 (1.99%) Calabash
13 13 (1.99%) Apache Ivy
14 12 (1.83%) JBehave
14 12 (1.83%) Hudson
14 12 (1.83%) Ant
15 10 (1.53%) Moq
General
1 111 (16.97%) Finance
2 49 (7.49%) Advertising
3 15 (2.29%) Retail
4 12 (1.83%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.38%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.38%) Banking
6 6 (0.92%) Games
7 5 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.61%) Marketing
9 1 (0.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (37.16%) Developer
2 128 (19.57%) Analyst
3 78 (11.93%) Business Analyst
4 76 (11.62%) .NET Developer
5 66 (10.09%) Test Engineer
6 65 (9.94%) Java Developer
7 49 (7.49%) Software Engineer
8 37 (5.66%) Web Developer
9 35 (5.35%) Project Manager
10 32 (4.89%) Software Developer
10 32 (4.89%) Test Analyst
10 32 (4.89%) Senior Developer
11 24 (3.67%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (3.36%) Team Leader
12 22 (3.36%) Senior Test Engineer
13 20 (3.06%) Architect
14 19 (2.91%) C# Developer
15 18 (2.75%) Consultant
15 18 (2.75%) Development Team Leader
15 18 (2.75%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (27.83%) .NET
2 157 (24.01%) HTML
3 127 (19.42%) CSS
4 116 (17.74%) ASP.NET
5 82 (12.54%) Web Services
6 70 (10.70%) .NET Framework
7 66 (10.09%) jQuery
8 65 (9.94%) XML
9 55 (8.41%) Spring
10 53 (8.10%) HTML5
11 47 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 47 (7.19%) WCF
12 42 (6.42%) Hibernate
13 40 (6.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 36 (5.50%) SOAP
15 32 (4.89%) J2EE
15 32 (4.89%) REST
16 28 (4.28%) XHTML
17 26 (3.98%) Ajax
18 21 (3.21%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 41 (6.27%) Open Source
2 36 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 28 (4.28%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (2.91%) User Experience
6 18 (2.75%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.45%) Visualisation
7 16 (2.45%) Statistics
8 11 (1.68%) Blackberry
8 11 (1.68%) DTV
8 11 (1.68%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (1.38%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.22%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.22%) RIA
11 7 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (0.92%) iPad
12 6 (0.92%) Clustering
13 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.76%) Physics
13 5 (0.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 60 (9.17%) Windows
2 51 (7.80%) Linux
3 30 (4.59%) Apple iOS
4 29 (4.43%) Android
5 28 (4.28%) UNIX
6 10 (1.53%) Windows 8
6 10 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.92%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.76%) CentOS
9 5 (0.76%) Windows Phone
10 3 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.46%) Mac OS
10 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (0.15%) OS/2
12 1 (0.15%) AIX
12 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (34.25%) Scrum
2 130 (19.88%) TDD
3 93 (14.22%) MVC
4 91 (13.91%) Waterfall
5 77 (11.77%) OO
6 74 (11.31%) Software Engineering
7 64 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
8 59 (9.02%) PRINCE2
9 57 (8.72%) BDD
10 56 (8.56%) Mentoring
10 56 (8.56%) Project Management
11 53 (8.10%) Business Analysis
12 49 (7.49%) E-Commerce
13 44 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
14 43 (6.57%) Web Development
15 38 (5.81%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (5.20%) Test Automation
16 34 (5.20%) SOA
17 32 (4.89%) Stakeholder Management
17 32 (4.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 201 (30.73%) Java
2 154 (23.55%) C#
3 153 (23.39%) JavaScript
4 121 (18.50%) SQL
5 54 (8.26%) C++
5 54 (8.26%) PHP
6 44 (6.73%) Groovy
7 31 (4.74%) Ruby
8 24 (3.67%) Perl
9 22 (3.36%) Bash Shell
10 21 (3.21%) Korn
11 20 (3.06%) Scala
11 20 (3.06%) C
12 18 (2.75%) Python
13 17 (2.60%) VB.NET
14 13 (1.99%) T-SQL
15 11 (1.68%) Clojure
16 6 (0.92%) Erlang
16 6 (0.92%) Objective-C
16 6 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (9.94%) Degree
2 54 (8.26%) ISEB
3 20 (3.06%) SAP Certification
4 14 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (1.99%) ISTQB
6 11 (1.68%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.07%) SC Cleared
9 6 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 5 (0.76%) MCP
10 5 (0.76%) MCSE
10 5 (0.76%) CCNP
10 5 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.46%) PMP
11 3 (0.46%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.31%) MCSD
12 2 (0.31%) HND
13 1 (0.15%) APMG
13 1 (0.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.15%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.74%) QA
2 22 (3.36%) ISO 9001
3 20 (3.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (1.07%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.61%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.61%) VirtualBox
3 2 (0.31%) Firmware
3 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.53%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (0.92%) Puppet
4 5 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.76%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (0.15%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 132 (20.18%) Microsoft
2 63 (9.63%) Oracle
3 29 (4.43%) HP
4 27 (4.13%) SAP
5 21 (3.21%) Cisco
6 20 (3.06%) VMware
7 13 (1.99%) Facebook
8 12 (1.83%) Sitecore
8 12 (1.83%) IBM
9 11 (1.68%) Twitter
10 10 (1.53%) Avaya
10 10 (1.53%) Juniper
10 10 (1.53%) Tandberg
11 9 (1.38%) Red Hat
11 9 (1.38%) Adobe
12 7 (1.07%) Informatica
13 5 (0.76%) Perforce
13 5 (0.76%) F5
13 5 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (0.76%) Xamarin
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Nakama
Salary: Unspecified + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum - excellent company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly for Wales
Salary: From £26,321 to £35,735 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
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Salary: 32,000-36,000 + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Monmouthshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
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Cwmbran, Gwent
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits Package
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