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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Agile Software Development
Rank 6 2 8
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 276 276 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.74% 25.92% 18.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.09% 32.02% 25.49%
Number of salaries quoted 245 250 178
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,600 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
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
1058 862 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.49% 80.94% 73.38%
Number of salaries quoted 918 747 702
Average salary £37,500 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 January 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 January 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 -5 230 £40,000 - 35
North Wales +9 22 £37,500 -3.22% 3
West Wales +8 19 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Mid Wales -2 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Agile Software Development
UK

Agile Software Development
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 162 (27.14%) Scrum
2 148 (24.79%) .NET
3 136 (22.78%) Java
4 135 (22.61%) C#
5 128 (21.44%) Finance
6 115 (19.26%) SQL Server
7 109 (18.26%) JavaScript
8 108 (18.09%) TDD
9 105 (17.59%) HTML
10 103 (17.25%) SQL
11 100 (16.75%) Waterfall
12 89 (14.91%) MVC
13 86 (14.41%) ASP.NET
13 86 (14.41%) Microsoft
14 71 (11.89%) Degree
15 70 (11.73%) Advertising
16 67 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
17 66 (11.06%) Project Management
18 65 (10.89%) BDD
19 63 (10.55%) PRINCE2
20 62 (10.39%) CSS
20 62 (10.39%) Software Engineering
21 61 (10.22%) .NET Framework
22 59 (9.88%) Linux
23 58 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
24 56 (9.38%) Oracle
25 53 (8.88%) Web Services
26 51 (8.54%) ISEB
26 51 (8.54%) Mentoring
27 50 (8.38%) OO

Agile Software Development
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 34 (5.70%) Node.js
2 14 (2.35%) Apache
3 13 (2.18%) IIS
4 12 (2.01%) Confluence
5 11 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.51%) CMS
7 8 (1.34%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.34%) SAS
8 4 (0.67%) Lync
8 4 (0.67%) Commerce Server
9 3 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.50%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.34%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.17%) JBoss
Applications
1 46 (7.71%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.35%) MS Project
3 9 (1.51%) MS Office
3 9 (1.51%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.67%) Photoshop
5 3 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Oracle 11i
1 8 (1.34%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.34%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.17%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (1.01%) Oracle Payables
3 6 (1.01%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 24 (4.02%) PaaS
2 13 (2.18%) SaaS
3 9 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.34%) IaaS
5 6 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.52%) HTTP
2 26 (4.36%) TCP/IP
2 26 (4.36%) Internet
3 10 (1.68%) DVB
4 9 (1.51%) SAN
4 9 (1.51%) NAS
5 8 (1.34%) Wireshark
6 6 (1.01%) BGP
6 6 (1.01%) VPLS
6 6 (1.01%) IPv4
6 6 (1.01%) IPv6
6 6 (1.01%) MPLS
7 5 (0.84%) DNS
7 5 (0.84%) Firewall
8 4 (0.67%) SNMP
9 3 (0.50%) SSL
9 3 (0.50%) IGMP
9 3 (0.50%) RTSP
9 3 (0.50%) Multicast
10 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (19.26%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.70%) NoSQL
3 30 (5.03%) MongoDB
4 28 (4.69%) MySQL
5 27 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 26 (4.36%) Data Warehouse
7 21 (3.52%) Big Data
8 19 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 16 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
9 16 (2.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 15 (2.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 15 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 15 (2.51%) Oracle Database
11 11 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (1.51%) OLAP
12 9 (1.51%) Hadoop
13 8 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.34%) Azure SQL Database
13 8 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 7 (1.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (7.54%) Git (software)
2 29 (4.86%) Jenkins
3 28 (4.69%) Selenium
4 22 (3.69%) JIRA
4 22 (3.69%) JUnit
5 15 (2.51%) NUnit
5 15 (2.51%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (2.35%) Visual Studio
7 12 (2.01%) Subversion
8 11 (1.84%) Mockito
8 11 (1.84%) Cucumber
9 9 (1.51%) SoapUI
9 9 (1.51%) JMeter
9 9 (1.51%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.34%) Maven
10 8 (1.34%) RSpec
11 7 (1.17%) Moq
11 7 (1.17%) TestLink
12 6 (1.01%) Spock
12 6 (1.01%) Apache Ivy
General
1 128 (21.44%) Finance
2 70 (11.73%) Advertising
3 24 (4.02%) Marketing
4 18 (3.02%) Banking
5 15 (2.51%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.35%) Multimedia
7 10 (1.68%) Retail
8 9 (1.51%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.34%) Billing
10 4 (0.67%) Legal
11 3 (0.50%) Games
11 3 (0.50%) Electronics
12 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 196 (32.83%) Developer
2 108 (18.09%) Analyst
3 62 (10.39%) Business Analyst
4 61 (10.22%) .NET Developer
5 54 (9.05%) Project Manager
6 44 (7.37%) Java Developer
7 33 (5.53%) Team Leader
8 31 (5.19%) Software Engineer
9 30 (5.03%) Architect
9 30 (5.03%) Test Analyst
10 29 (4.86%) Senior Developer
11 28 (4.69%) Software Developer
12 25 (4.19%) Delivery Manager
13 19 (3.18%) Senior Manager
14 18 (3.02%) Test Engineer
14 18 (3.02%) Software Manager
15 16 (2.68%) Development Team Leader
16 15 (2.51%) Senior Project Manager
17 14 (2.35%) Programmer
18 13 (2.18%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (24.79%) .NET
2 105 (17.59%) HTML
3 86 (14.41%) ASP.NET
4 62 (10.39%) CSS
5 61 (10.22%) .NET Framework
6 58 (9.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (8.88%) Web Services
8 50 (8.38%) WCF
9 46 (7.71%) HTML5
9 46 (7.71%) jQuery
10 42 (7.04%) XML
11 41 (6.87%) Spring
12 38 (6.37%) RESTful
13 37 (6.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 36 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web API
15 27 (4.52%) Hibernate
16 24 (4.02%) REST
17 22 (3.69%) WinForms
18 20 (3.35%) SOAP
19 19 (3.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (6.20%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 26 (4.36%) Open Source
4 26 (4.36%) DTV
5 24 (4.02%) Statistics
6 23 (3.85%) Visualisation
7 17 (2.85%) iPad
8 15 (2.51%) Management Information System
9 13 (2.18%) User Experience
10 12 (2.01%) Mobile App
10 12 (2.01%) iPhone
11 9 (1.51%) Data Structures
11 9 (1.51%) Client/Server
12 7 (1.17%) GIS
12 7 (1.17%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (1.01%) Video on Demand
13 6 (1.01%) Data Integration
13 6 (1.01%) Cryptography
13 6 (1.01%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 59 (9.88%) Linux
2 43 (7.20%) Windows
3 27 (4.52%) UNIX
4 19 (3.18%) Android
5 18 (3.02%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.68%) CentOS
7 9 (1.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.01%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.17%) SUSE
10 1 (0.17%) AIX
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (27.14%) Scrum
2 108 (18.09%) TDD
3 100 (16.75%) Waterfall
4 89 (14.91%) MVC
5 67 (11.22%) Continuous Integration
6 66 (11.06%) Project Management
7 65 (10.89%) BDD
8 63 (10.55%) PRINCE2
9 62 (10.39%) Software Engineering
10 51 (8.54%) Mentoring
11 50 (8.38%) OO
12 46 (7.71%) Business Analysis
13 45 (7.54%) Web Application Development
14 39 (6.53%) E-Commerce
15 37 (6.20%) Web Development
16 34 (5.70%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
17 33 (5.53%) Unit Testing
18 29 (4.86%) User Acceptance Testing
19 27 (4.52%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 136 (22.78%) Java
2 135 (22.61%) C#
3 109 (18.26%) JavaScript
4 103 (17.25%) SQL
5 49 (8.21%) Ruby
6 44 (7.37%) C++
7 39 (6.53%) PHP
8 32 (5.36%) Perl
9 31 (5.19%) Python
10 27 (4.52%) C
11 19 (3.18%) T-SQL
11 19 (3.18%) Scala
12 18 (3.02%) PL/SQL
13 17 (2.85%) Bash Shell
14 15 (2.51%) Korn
15 13 (2.18%) Objective-C
16 12 (2.01%) VB.NET
17 9 (1.51%) Groovy
18 8 (1.34%) PowerShell
19 7 (1.17%) RPG
Qualifications
1 71 (11.89%) Degree
2 51 (8.54%) ISEB
3 13 (2.18%) SAP Certification
4 10 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 10 (1.68%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.01%) APMG
7 5 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (0.84%) CCIE
8 4 (0.67%) MCP
8 4 (0.67%) MCSE
8 4 (0.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.50%) CCNP
10 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.17%) PMP
10 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.86%) QA
2 15 (2.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.18%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.34%) Firmware
3 2 (0.34%) NFS
4 1 (0.17%) Samba
4 1 (0.17%) Squid
4 1 (0.17%) Xen
4 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (2.68%) Puppet
2 15 (2.51%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (0.67%) Ansible
4 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.50%) Zenoss
5 3 (0.50%) Nagios
6 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 86 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.38%) Oracle
3 25 (4.19%) SAP
3 25 (4.19%) Facebook
4 18 (3.02%) HP
5 17 (2.85%) Red Hat
6 14 (2.35%) Cisco
6 14 (2.35%) VMware
7 10 (1.68%) Perforce
8 9 (1.51%) Teradata
9 8 (1.34%) Xamarin
10 7 (1.17%) TOWER Software
10 7 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.17%) IBM
11 5 (0.84%) Veritas
11 5 (0.84%) Informatica
11 5 (0.84%) hybris
12 4 (0.67%) Tandberg
12 4 (0.67%) Sitecore
12 4 (0.67%) Symantec
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £25K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: From £43,550 to £56,492 per annum plus excellent benefits
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Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Cardiff
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Pension, bonus & home working
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Wrexham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Chepstow
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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