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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 19 19 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 121 118 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 9.24% 8.91% 7.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.72% 11.93% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 111 105 64
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
951 989 709
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 72.60% 74.70% 70.62%
Number of salaries quoted 834 884 640
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,625
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -6 93 £35,000 -6.66% 18
West Wales +16 27 £55,000 +86.44% 3
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 121 (44.00%) Scrum
2 103 (37.45%) Java
3 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 86 (31.27%) HTML
4 80 (29.09%) .NET
5 69 (25.09%) CSS
6 66 (24.00%) SQL
7 65 (23.64%) SQL Server
8 56 (20.36%) Software Engineering
9 55 (20.00%) TDD
9 55 (20.00%) C#
10 52 (18.91%) Web Services
11 49 (17.82%) OO
11 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
11 49 (17.82%) Finance
12 47 (17.09%) XML
13 45 (16.36%) ASP.NET
14 43 (15.64%) jQuery
15 40 (14.55%) MVC
15 40 (14.55%) Spring
16 38 (13.82%) Groovy
17 37 (13.45%) HTML5
17 37 (13.45%) C++
18 35 (12.73%) Jenkins
19 32 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
19 32 (11.64%) Oracle
19 32 (11.64%) Software Testing
19 32 (11.64%) Selenium
20 31 (11.27%) Degree
20 31 (11.27%) SOA

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (7.27%) IIS
2 15 (5.45%) Confluence
3 14 (5.09%) FileNet
4 13 (4.73%) LiveCycle
5 11 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 10 (3.64%) CMS
7 8 (2.91%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.82%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.45%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.45%) Node.js
9 4 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.36%) Apache
10 1 (0.36%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (7.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.18%) MS Project
3 3 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.82%) SaaS
2 3 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.73%) Internet
2 5 (1.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) SSL
4 1 (0.36%) LDAP
4 1 (0.36%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (23.64%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.73%) MongoDB
3 20 (7.27%) NoSQL
4 18 (6.55%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (3.64%) EDRMS
7 7 (2.55%) MySQL
7 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (1.82%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.09%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 35 (12.73%) Jenkins
2 32 (11.64%) Selenium
3 28 (10.18%) Maven
4 23 (8.36%) JUnit
5 19 (6.91%) JIRA
5 19 (6.91%) Subversion
5 19 (6.91%) Hudson
6 16 (5.82%) SoapUI
7 14 (5.09%) Visual Studio
8 9 (3.27%) WebDriver
8 9 (3.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (3.27%) Git (software)
9 8 (2.91%) Apache Ivy
9 8 (2.91%) Ant
9 8 (2.91%) CruiseControl
10 7 (2.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 7 (2.55%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.18%) JBehave
12 5 (1.82%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (1.45%) eggPlant
General
1 49 (17.82%) Finance
2 20 (7.27%) Advertising
3 8 (2.91%) Banking
4 6 (2.18%) Marketing
5 4 (1.45%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.45%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.09%) Retail
7 2 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.73%) Games
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 120 (43.64%) Developer
2 66 (24.00%) Analyst
3 37 (13.45%) Java Developer
4 30 (10.91%) Software Engineer
5 29 (10.55%) Business Analyst
6 25 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 24 (8.73%) Senior Developer
7 24 (8.73%) Software Developer
8 23 (8.36%) Test Engineer
9 19 (6.91%) Web Developer
10 17 (6.18%) Project Manager
11 15 (5.45%) Senior Analyst
12 14 (5.09%) ScrumMaster
12 14 (5.09%) Programmer
13 13 (4.73%) .NET Developer
14 11 (4.00%) Senior Test Analyst
14 11 (4.00%) Automation Engineer
15 10 (3.64%) Lead Developer
15 10 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
15 10 (3.64%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (31.27%) HTML
2 80 (29.09%) .NET
3 69 (25.09%) CSS
4 52 (18.91%) Web Services
5 47 (17.09%) XML
6 45 (16.36%) ASP.NET
7 43 (15.64%) jQuery
8 40 (14.55%) Spring
9 37 (13.45%) HTML5
10 27 (9.82%) Hibernate
10 27 (9.82%) SOAP
11 26 (9.45%) J2EE
11 26 (9.45%) .NET Framework
12 24 (8.73%) JSON
13 22 (8.00%) XSLT
14 18 (6.55%) REST
15 17 (6.18%) XHTML
15 17 (6.18%) CSS3
16 16 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 16 (5.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.55%) Open Source
2 17 (6.18%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.09%) Enterprise Software
4 13 (4.73%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.91%) N-Tier
6 6 (2.18%) RIA
7 5 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.82%) Physics
7 5 (1.82%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.45%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (1.09%) Arduino
10 1 (0.36%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.36%) Replication
10 1 (0.36%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.36%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.36%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.45%) Windows
2 18 (6.55%) Linux
3 15 (5.45%) Apple iOS
3 15 (5.45%) Android
4 7 (2.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.18%) UNIX
5 6 (2.18%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.09%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.36%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (44.00%) Scrum
2 56 (20.36%) Software Engineering
3 55 (20.00%) TDD
4 49 (17.82%) OO
5 40 (14.55%) MVC
6 32 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (11.64%) Software Testing
7 31 (11.27%) SOA
8 27 (9.82%) Release Management
9 26 (9.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 24 (8.73%) DSDM
10 24 (8.73%) Test Scripting
10 24 (8.73%) Unit Testing
11 23 (8.36%) OOD
11 23 (8.36%) RUP
11 23 (8.36%) Configuration Management
12 21 (7.64%) Project Management
12 21 (7.64%) BDD
13 20 (7.27%) OOA/OOD
13 20 (7.27%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 103 (37.45%) Java
2 86 (31.27%) JavaScript
3 66 (24.00%) SQL
4 55 (20.00%) C#
5 38 (13.82%) Groovy
6 37 (13.45%) C++
7 26 (9.45%) Scala
8 18 (6.55%) Perl
9 16 (5.82%) Clojure
10 13 (4.73%) PHP
11 11 (4.00%) Bash Shell
12 10 (3.64%) C
12 10 (3.64%) Korn
13 9 (3.27%) T-SQL
14 6 (2.18%) VB
14 6 (2.18%) VB.NET
14 6 (2.18%) Python
14 6 (2.18%) Ruby
15 5 (1.82%) Objective-C
16 4 (1.45%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 31 (11.27%) Degree
2 21 (7.64%) ISEB
3 14 (5.09%) ISTQB
4 8 (2.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.45%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.09%) PMP
7 3 (1.09%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.73%) HND
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.55%) QA
2 1 (0.36%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (17.82%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.64%) Oracle
3 16 (5.82%) Twitter
4 15 (5.45%) IBM
5 13 (4.73%) Adobe
6 8 (2.91%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.45%) SAP
7 4 (1.45%) Perforce
8 3 (1.09%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.73%) HP
9 2 (0.73%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.73%) Zend
10 1 (0.36%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.36%) Alterian
10 1 (0.36%) Remedy
South Wales
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: Excellent Salary
Posted: 15 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago