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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 1 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 454 282 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.54% 21.81% 16.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.31% 28.72% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 383 256 189
Average salary £35,369 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
1155 982 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.80% 75.95% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 966 862 888
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
South Wales +4 428 £35,000 -4.10% 39
North Wales +6 11 £35,000 -6.66% 1
West Wales -4 9 £70,000 +64.70% 1
Mid Wales +6 1 £29,500 -30.58%
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

1 313 (37.89%) Scrum
2 246 (29.78%) Java
3 200 (24.21%) .NET
4 197 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 195 (23.61%) C#
6 173 (20.94%) SQL
7 165 (19.98%) MVC
8 151 (18.28%) HTML
9 147 (17.80%) Degree
10 143 (17.31%) Finance
11 136 (16.46%) CSS
11 136 (16.46%) Microsoft
12 128 (15.50%) Web Services
13 125 (15.13%) Linux
13 125 (15.13%) ASP.NET
14 115 (13.92%) SQL Server
15 114 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
16 107 (12.95%) SDLC
17 99 (11.99%) Software Engineering
18 91 (11.02%) jQuery
19 90 (10.90%) TDD
19 90 (10.90%) Python
20 85 (10.29%) ISEB
20 85 (10.29%) Project Management
21 84 (10.17%) Advertising
22 83 (10.05%) C++
23 82 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
24 80 (9.69%) Perl
24 80 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
24 80 (9.69%) REST

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 18 (2.18%) Node.js
2 14 (1.69%) Confluence
3 13 (1.57%) Apache
4 12 (1.45%) IIS
5 11 (1.33%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.73%) JBoss
8 5 (0.61%) Apache Solr
9 4 (0.48%) CMS
10 2 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (0.24%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.24%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.24%) Mule
10 2 (0.24%) SAS
10 2 (0.24%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.12%) WordPress
11 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 57 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 25 (3.03%) MS Project
3 22 (2.66%) MS Office
3 22 (2.66%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.12%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) INSURE/90
3 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.36%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle 11i
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.24%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (3.39%) PaaS
3 11 (1.33%) GitHub
3 11 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.73%) SaaS
5 5 (0.61%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 3 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.24%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.51%) Internet
2 28 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 24 (2.91%) HTTP
4 21 (2.54%) DVB
5 16 (1.94%) Firewall
6 9 (1.09%) Multicast
7 7 (0.85%) Unicast
7 7 (0.85%) IGMP
7 7 (0.85%) RTSP
7 7 (0.85%) SNMP
8 5 (0.61%) MPLS
8 5 (0.61%) OSPF
8 5 (0.61%) BGP
8 5 (0.61%) IPv6
8 5 (0.61%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.61%) BIG-IP
8 5 (0.61%) Spanning Tree
8 5 (0.61%) NetScaler
8 5 (0.61%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.48%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.17%) Big Data
3 50 (6.05%) MongoDB
4 32 (3.87%) MySQL
5 28 (3.39%) Data Mining
6 22 (2.66%) NoSQL
7 17 (2.06%) Oracle Database
8 16 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 15 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 13 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
10 13 (1.57%) Relational Database
10 13 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
13 7 (0.85%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.73%) DB2
14 6 (0.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 5 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
15 5 (0.61%) Riak
16 4 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (8.72%) Jenkins
2 70 (8.47%) Selenium
3 62 (7.51%) Visual Studio
4 61 (7.38%) Git (software)
5 59 (7.14%) Cucumber
6 52 (6.30%) Subversion
7 48 (5.81%) Team Foundation Server
8 39 (4.72%) JIRA
9 35 (4.24%) JUnit
10 33 (4.00%) Maven
11 29 (3.51%) JMeter
11 29 (3.51%) Eclipse
12 17 (2.06%) Hudson
13 16 (1.94%) Ant
13 16 (1.94%) NetBeans
14 13 (1.57%) Mercurial
15 10 (1.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 10 (1.21%) Behat
16 9 (1.09%) Gradle
16 9 (1.09%) TestLink
General
1 143 (17.31%) Finance
2 84 (10.17%) Advertising
3 70 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 59 (7.14%) Marketing
5 31 (3.75%) Banking
6 17 (2.06%) Retail
7 12 (1.45%) Multimedia
8 11 (1.33%) Back Office
9 9 (1.09%) Legal
10 6 (0.73%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.61%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.48%) Electronics
13 3 (0.36%) Law
13 3 (0.36%) Games
14 2 (0.24%) Military
14 2 (0.24%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.12%) Online Betting
15 1 (0.12%) Publishing
15 1 (0.12%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 272 (32.93%) Developer
2 179 (21.67%) Analyst
3 81 (9.81%) .NET Developer
4 70 (8.47%) Test Analyst
5 65 (7.87%) Business Analyst
6 63 (7.63%) Project Manager
7 59 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 55 (6.66%) Java Developer
9 46 (5.57%) Senior Developer
10 36 (4.36%) C# Developer
11 34 (4.12%) Architect
12 33 (4.00%) Software Developer
12 33 (4.00%) Team Leader
13 32 (3.87%) C# .NET Developer
14 30 (3.63%) Test Engineer
15 26 (3.15%) Lead Developer
15 26 (3.15%) Senior Analyst
16 23 (2.78%) Tester
17 21 (2.54%) QA Analyst
17 21 (2.54%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 200 (24.21%) .NET
2 151 (18.28%) HTML
3 136 (16.46%) CSS
4 128 (15.50%) Web Services
5 125 (15.13%) ASP.NET
6 91 (11.02%) jQuery
7 80 (9.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 80 (9.69%) REST
8 57 (6.90%) HTML5
9 48 (5.81%) SOAP
10 47 (5.69%) WCF
11 39 (4.72%) Spring
11 39 (4.72%) CSS3
12 37 (4.48%) RESTful
12 37 (4.48%) XML
13 35 (4.24%) JSON
14 29 (3.51%) .NET Framework
14 29 (3.51%) AngularJS
15 26 (3.15%) ASP.NET Web API
16 21 (2.54%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 114 (13.80%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (6.54%) User Experience
3 50 (6.05%) DTV
4 45 (5.45%) Computer Science
5 30 (3.63%) Client/Server
6 19 (2.30%) Digital Media
7 17 (2.06%) Mobile App
8 16 (1.94%) Statistics
8 16 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 12 (1.45%) iPad
9 12 (1.45%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.45%) iPhone
10 10 (1.21%) Clustering
10 10 (1.21%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 8 (0.97%) Cryptography
11 8 (0.97%) iSeries
11 8 (0.97%) Learning Management System
11 8 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.85%) Tandem
12 7 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 125 (15.13%) Linux
2 63 (7.63%) Windows
3 39 (4.72%) UNIX
4 29 (3.51%) Android
5 28 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 13 (1.57%) Mac OS X
7 11 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (1.21%) Solaris
9 9 (1.09%) CentOS
10 8 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (0.85%) AIX
12 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 3 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (37.89%) Scrum
2 165 (19.98%) MVC
3 107 (12.95%) SDLC
4 99 (11.99%) Software Engineering
5 90 (10.90%) TDD
6 85 (10.29%) Project Management
7 82 (9.93%) Continuous Integration
8 76 (9.20%) OO
9 72 (8.72%) Test Automation
10 71 (8.60%) Waterfall
11 60 (7.26%) Software Testing
12 58 (7.02%) Product Management
13 54 (6.54%) Test Scripting
14 52 (6.30%) ITIL
15 51 (6.17%) UML
15 51 (6.17%) Mentoring
16 49 (5.93%) Business Analysis
16 49 (5.93%) BDD
17 48 (5.81%) Test Management
17 48 (5.81%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 246 (29.78%) Java
2 197 (23.85%) JavaScript
3 195 (23.61%) C#
4 173 (20.94%) SQL
5 90 (10.90%) Python
6 83 (10.05%) C++
7 80 (9.69%) Perl
8 56 (6.78%) Bash Shell
9 46 (5.57%) PHP
10 32 (3.87%) C
11 28 (3.39%) Objective-C
11 28 (3.39%) Ruby
12 27 (3.27%) VB.NET
13 21 (2.54%) Korn
14 20 (2.42%) Scala
15 19 (2.30%) T-SQL
16 15 (1.82%) Groovy
17 13 (1.57%) Erlang
18 12 (1.45%) VB
19 11 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (17.80%) Degree
2 85 (10.29%) ISEB
3 31 (3.75%) SAP Certification
4 27 (3.27%) PMI Certification
5 21 (2.54%) PMP
6 17 (2.06%) ISTQB
7 16 (1.94%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 12 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.21%) HND
10 8 (0.97%) APMP
11 6 (0.73%) RHCE
12 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.61%) SC Cleared
12 5 (0.61%) Security Cleared
13 4 (0.48%) CRISC
13 4 (0.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 4 (0.48%) GSEC
13 4 (0.48%) CISA
13 4 (0.48%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (7.63%) QA
2 34 (4.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (3.75%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.36%) SLA
5 2 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.48%) VMware Server
2 4 (0.48%) Firmware
2 4 (0.48%) Snort
3 3 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.24%) Docker
5 1 (0.12%) vSphere
5 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (0.85%) Puppet
2 6 (0.73%) NetBackup
3 5 (0.61%) Nessus
4 4 (0.48%) CA Spectrum
4 4 (0.48%) Ansible
4 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (0.36%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 136 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 74 (8.96%) Oracle
3 37 (4.48%) SAP
4 35 (4.24%) HP
5 32 (3.87%) VMware
6 23 (2.78%) Perforce
7 21 (2.54%) Red Hat
8 16 (1.94%) Facebook
9 15 (1.82%) Twitter
10 12 (1.45%) Cisco
11 11 (1.33%) Google
12 10 (1.21%) Sitecore
12 10 (1.21%) Veritas
13 9 (1.09%) Apple
13 9 (1.09%) TOWER Software
14 7 (0.85%) Citrix
15 6 (0.73%) Atlassian
16 5 (0.61%) Qualys
16 5 (0.61%) SolarWinds
16 5 (0.61%) Xamarin
Wales
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Attenda
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Deeside, Clwyd
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Beneifts
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago