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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Agile Software Development
Rank 4 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 297 218 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.78% 16.62% 12.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 30.62% 21.58% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 254 199 105
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,250 £46,500
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
970 1010 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.39% 76.98% 71.30%
Number of salaries quoted 824 902 655
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 12 September 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 12 September 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 +5 235 £37,500 +7.14% 51
West Wales +2 42 £45,000 +50.00% 8
North Wales - 12 £37,500 - 4
Mid Wales - 1 £42,500 -
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 September 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.

1 229 (35.61%) Scrum
2 202 (31.42%) Java
3 198 (30.79%) .NET
4 164 (25.51%) JavaScript
5 163 (25.35%) HTML
6 157 (24.42%) C#
7 135 (21.00%) SQL Server
8 133 (20.68%) CSS
8 133 (20.68%) TDD
9 127 (19.75%) Microsoft
10 124 (19.28%) SQL
11 116 (18.04%) ASP.NET
12 110 (17.11%) Finance
13 93 (14.46%) MVC
14 89 (13.84%) Waterfall
15 86 (13.37%) OO
16 85 (13.22%) Web Services
17 81 (12.60%) Software Engineering
18 74 (11.51%) XML
18 74 (11.51%) .NET Framework
19 69 (10.73%) Degree
19 69 (10.73%) jQuery
20 67 (10.42%) Oracle
21 65 (10.11%) Windows
22 64 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
23 60 (9.33%) Mentoring
24 59 (9.18%) ISEB
25 57 (8.86%) PRINCE2
25 57 (8.86%) Spring
26 56 (8.71%) Project Management

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 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 25 (3.89%) IIS
2 20 (3.11%) Confluence
3 19 (2.95%) Node.js
4 16 (2.49%) CMS
5 15 (2.33%) FileNet
6 13 (2.02%) LiveCycle
7 12 (1.87%) SharePoint
8 11 (1.71%) Tomcat
8 11 (1.71%) Lync
9 9 (1.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 6 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
11 5 (0.78%) ColdFusion
11 5 (0.78%) Commerce Server
11 5 (0.78%) Apache
12 4 (0.62%) SAS
12 4 (0.62%) Umbraco
13 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
14 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2007
14 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 50 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.24%) MS Project
3 6 (0.93%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.87%) SaaS
2 6 (0.93%) Basecamp
2 6 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.93%) Trello
3 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.78%) PaaS
4 4 (0.62%) IaaS
5 3 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.31%) Office 365
7 1 (0.16%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.04%) Internet
2 18 (2.80%) HTTP
3 12 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.71%) Firewall
5 8 (1.24%) SAN
6 7 (1.09%) Wireshark
6 7 (1.09%) Cisco PIX
6 7 (1.09%) NAS
7 6 (0.93%) DNS
8 5 (0.78%) VPN
8 5 (0.78%) LAN
8 5 (0.78%) BGP
8 5 (0.78%) EIGRP
8 5 (0.78%) VRRP
8 5 (0.78%) IPsec
8 5 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (0.78%) Network Security
8 5 (0.78%) FWSM
8 5 (0.78%) HSRP
9 3 (0.47%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (21.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (4.98%) Relational Database
3 31 (4.82%) MongoDB
3 31 (4.82%) NoSQL
4 18 (2.80%) MySQL
5 15 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 14 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (2.02%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (1.56%) EDRMS
9 10 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.09%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.93%) CouchDB
11 6 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.78%) RDBMS
12 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 54 (8.40%) Jenkins
2 48 (7.47%) Selenium
3 38 (5.91%) JUnit
4 35 (5.44%) NUnit
5 33 (5.13%) Maven
6 30 (4.67%) JIRA
7 28 (4.35%) SoapUI
8 27 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
9 26 (4.04%) Subversion
9 26 (4.04%) Visual Studio
10 24 (3.73%) Git (software)
11 17 (2.64%) Cucumber
12 16 (2.49%) Hudson
13 15 (2.33%) WebDriver
13 15 (2.33%) Ant
14 13 (2.02%) JBehave
14 13 (2.02%) Calabash
15 12 (1.87%) Apache Ivy
15 12 (1.87%) MSTest
15 12 (1.87%) Moq
General
1 110 (17.11%) Finance
2 44 (6.84%) Advertising
3 13 (2.02%) Retail
4 10 (1.56%) Multimedia
5 9 (1.40%) Banking
6 8 (1.24%) Games
6 8 (1.24%) Telecoms
7 6 (0.93%) Marketing
8 5 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.16%) Electronics
9 1 (0.16%) Legal
9 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.16%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 243 (37.79%) Developer
2 133 (20.68%) Analyst
3 77 (11.98%) Business Analyst
4 76 (11.82%) .NET Developer
5 68 (10.58%) Test Engineer
6 66 (10.26%) Java Developer
7 54 (8.40%) Software Engineer
8 37 (5.75%) Project Manager
9 36 (5.60%) Web Developer
10 35 (5.44%) Test Analyst
11 34 (5.29%) Senior Developer
12 31 (4.82%) Software Developer
13 25 (3.89%) Team Leader
14 24 (3.73%) Senior Analyst
15 22 (3.42%) Senior Test Engineer
16 20 (3.11%) Development Team Leader
16 20 (3.11%) C# Developer
17 19 (2.95%) Consultant
18 17 (2.64%) C# .NET Developer
19 16 (2.49%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 198 (30.79%) .NET
2 163 (25.35%) HTML
3 133 (20.68%) CSS
4 116 (18.04%) ASP.NET
5 85 (13.22%) Web Services
6 74 (11.51%) XML
6 74 (11.51%) .NET Framework
7 69 (10.73%) jQuery
8 57 (8.86%) Spring
9 53 (8.24%) HTML5
10 45 (7.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 45 (7.00%) WCF
11 40 (6.22%) Hibernate
12 39 (6.07%) SOAP
13 38 (5.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 36 (5.60%) J2EE
15 31 (4.82%) XHTML
16 30 (4.67%) Ajax
17 27 (4.20%) REST
18 24 (3.73%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.69%) Open Source
2 37 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
3 31 (4.82%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 20 (3.11%) User Experience
7 13 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
8 11 (1.71%) Blackberry
9 10 (1.56%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.40%) DTV
11 8 (1.24%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.24%) RIA
12 7 (1.09%) iPad
12 7 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
13 5 (0.78%) Clustering
13 5 (0.78%) Mathematics
13 5 (0.78%) Physics
14 4 (0.62%) Statistics
14 4 (0.62%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 65 (10.11%) Windows
2 50 (7.78%) Linux
3 31 (4.82%) Apple iOS
4 30 (4.67%) Android
5 25 (3.89%) UNIX
6 10 (1.56%) Windows 8
6 10 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.93%) Windows XP
9 5 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 4 (0.62%) CentOS
10 4 (0.62%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 3 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
13 1 (0.16%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (35.61%) Scrum
2 133 (20.68%) TDD
3 93 (14.46%) MVC
4 89 (13.84%) Waterfall
5 86 (13.37%) OO
6 81 (12.60%) Software Engineering
7 64 (9.95%) Continuous Integration
8 60 (9.33%) Mentoring
9 57 (8.86%) PRINCE2
10 56 (8.71%) Project Management
11 52 (8.09%) Business Analysis
12 51 (7.93%) E-Commerce
13 50 (7.78%) BDD
14 44 (6.84%) Web Development
15 40 (6.22%) User Acceptance Testing
16 39 (6.07%) SOA
17 36 (5.60%) RUP
17 36 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
18 35 (5.44%) Release Management
18 35 (5.44%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 202 (31.42%) Java
2 164 (25.51%) JavaScript
3 157 (24.42%) C#
4 124 (19.28%) SQL
5 53 (8.24%) C++
6 48 (7.47%) PHP
7 47 (7.31%) Groovy
8 26 (4.04%) Ruby
8 26 (4.04%) Scala
9 25 (3.89%) Perl
10 22 (3.42%) Bash Shell
11 21 (3.27%) Korn
12 20 (3.11%) C
13 18 (2.80%) VB.NET
14 15 (2.33%) Python
14 15 (2.33%) Clojure
15 12 (1.87%) T-SQL
16 10 (1.56%) VB
17 6 (0.93%) XAML
17 6 (0.93%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 69 (10.73%) Degree
2 59 (9.18%) ISEB
3 17 (2.64%) SAP Certification
4 16 (2.49%) ISTQB
5 15 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (1.56%) Security Cleared
7 9 (1.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (1.09%) MCP
9 7 (1.09%) MCSE
10 5 (0.78%) CCNP
10 5 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (0.78%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.47%) PMP
11 3 (0.47%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.31%) MCSD
12 2 (0.31%) HND
13 1 (0.16%) APMP
13 1 (0.16%) APMG
13 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.35%) QA
2 19 (2.95%) ISO 9001
3 17 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 8583
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.62%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.31%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.78%) Puppet
3 1 (0.16%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 127 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 67 (10.42%) Oracle
3 22 (3.42%) Cisco
4 21 (3.27%) SAP
4 21 (3.27%) HP
5 17 (2.64%) VMware
6 16 (2.49%) IBM
7 15 (2.33%) Twitter
8 13 (2.02%) Adobe
9 12 (1.87%) Sitecore
10 10 (1.56%) Tandberg
10 10 (1.56%) Facebook
10 10 (1.56%) Avaya
10 10 (1.56%) Juniper
11 7 (1.09%) Informatica
11 7 (1.09%) Red Hat
12 5 (0.78%) Veritas
12 5 (0.78%) F5
12 5 (0.78%) Symantec
12 5 (0.78%) Perforce
Newport, Gwent
Technology Recruitment Network Limited
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + flexi hours,
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Llangollen, Clwyd
Interact Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified £40 - £45k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 to £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £50 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension, life insurance and more
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago