The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 33 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 83 106 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.13% 10.17% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.70% 12.56% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 73 96 58
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £58,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Scrum
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
1078 844 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 79.56% 81.00% 73.23%
Number of salaries quoted 934 730 689
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,051 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Scrum Salary Trend in Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Scrum across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Scrum Salary Histogram in Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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 -16 75 £37,500 -14.77% 12
West Wales +4 4 £80,000 +135.29%
North Wales - 2 £41,500 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 163 (89.07%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (36.61%) Java
3 58 (31.69%) TDD
4 57 (31.15%) JavaScript
5 54 (29.51%) .NET
6 52 (28.42%) HTML
7 50 (27.32%) C#
8 43 (23.50%) Microsoft
9 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
10 36 (19.67%) SQL
11 35 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
12 34 (18.58%) BDD
13 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET
14 30 (16.39%) Finance
15 29 (15.85%) MVC
16 27 (14.75%) CSS
17 25 (13.66%) C++
18 24 (13.11%) Web Services
19 23 (12.57%) Perl
19 23 (12.57%) MS Excel
19 23 (12.57%) jQuery
20 21 (11.48%) Web Development
20 21 (11.48%) WCF
21 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
21 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
22 19 (10.38%) Degree
22 19 (10.38%) OOP
22 19 (10.38%) XML
22 19 (10.38%) Oracle

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region citing Scrum 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 Scrum. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (6.56%) Confluence
2 6 (3.28%) IIS
3 3 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.64%) Node.js
4 2 (1.09%) CMS
4 2 (1.09%) ColdFusion
4 2 (1.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.09%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.64%) GitHub
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.74%) TCP/IP
2 11 (6.01%) HTTP
3 6 (3.28%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.19%) DVB
5 2 (1.09%) Internet
6 1 (0.55%) 4G
6 1 (0.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (20.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.20%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.46%) MongoDB
4 9 (4.92%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.73%) Big Data
6 5 (2.73%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.19%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.19%) MySQL
7 4 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.19%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (2.19%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.64%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.64%) OLAP
8 3 (1.64%) OLTP
9 1 (0.55%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 16 (8.74%) Jenkins
2 15 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (7.10%) Selenium
4 12 (6.56%) Cucumber
4 12 (6.56%) JIRA
5 10 (5.46%) TestLink
6 9 (4.92%) JUnit
7 8 (4.37%) Eclipse
8 7 (3.83%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (3.83%) NUnit
8 7 (3.83%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.28%) Fiddler
10 5 (2.73%) Moq
10 5 (2.73%) MSTest
11 4 (2.19%) JMeter
12 3 (1.64%) SoapUI
12 3 (1.64%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.64%) Maven
12 3 (1.64%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.64%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (16.39%) Finance
2 17 (9.29%) Advertising
3 7 (3.83%) Multimedia
4 6 (3.28%) Banking
5 5 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.09%) Games
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Retail
7 1 (0.55%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 82 (44.81%) Developer
2 30 (16.39%) Software Engineer
3 20 (10.93%) Team Leader
4 19 (10.38%) .NET Developer
5 17 (9.29%) Java Developer
6 16 (8.74%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.65%) Development Team Leader
8 12 (6.56%) ScrumMaster
8 12 (6.56%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (6.01%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.01%) Test Engineer
10 9 (4.92%) Analyst
11 8 (4.37%) Web Developer
11 8 (4.37%) Software Manager
11 8 (4.37%) Web Team Leader
12 7 (3.83%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (3.83%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.28%) Test Analyst
13 6 (3.28%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.28%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (29.51%) .NET
2 52 (28.42%) HTML
3 31 (16.94%) ASP.NET
4 27 (14.75%) CSS
5 24 (13.11%) Web Services
6 23 (12.57%) jQuery
7 21 (11.48%) WCF
8 20 (10.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (10.38%) XML
10 18 (9.84%) HTML5
11 16 (8.74%) J2EE
11 16 (8.74%) Spring
12 15 (8.20%) .NET Framework
13 10 (5.46%) JSON
13 10 (5.46%) REST
14 9 (4.92%) SOAP
15 8 (4.37%) Mojolicious
16 7 (3.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 7 (3.83%) RESTful
16 7 (3.83%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.10%) User Experience
2 12 (6.56%) Open Source
3 9 (4.92%) DTV
4 8 (4.37%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.83%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.83%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (3.83%) Statistics
5 7 (3.83%) Client/Server
6 6 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.73%) Mathematics
8 4 (2.19%) GIS
8 4 (2.19%) Physics
8 4 (2.19%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.64%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.09%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.09%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.09%) Tandem
10 2 (1.09%) iPhone
10 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.29%) Linux
2 12 (6.56%) CentOS
2 12 (6.56%) Windows
3 8 (4.37%) UNIX
4 6 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.73%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (89.07%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (31.69%) TDD
3 35 (19.13%) Continuous Integration
4 34 (18.58%) Software Engineering
4 34 (18.58%) BDD
5 29 (15.85%) MVC
6 21 (11.48%) Web Development
7 20 (10.93%) Mentoring
8 19 (10.38%) OOP
9 16 (8.74%) OO
9 16 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (8.20%) Unit Testing
10 15 (8.20%) OOD
11 14 (7.65%) Regression Testing
12 12 (6.56%) Bug Management
13 10 (5.46%) Test Management
13 10 (5.46%) Product Management
13 10 (5.46%) Coaching
14 9 (4.92%) Waterfall
14 9 (4.92%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 67 (36.61%) Java
2 57 (31.15%) JavaScript
3 50 (27.32%) C#
4 36 (19.67%) SQL
5 25 (13.66%) C++
6 23 (12.57%) Perl
7 18 (9.84%) Python
8 14 (7.65%) VB.NET
8 14 (7.65%) PHP
9 13 (7.10%) Ruby
9 13 (7.10%) Korn
9 13 (7.10%) Bash Shell
10 12 (6.56%) T-SQL
11 10 (5.46%) C
12 9 (4.92%) Scala
13 8 (4.37%) Objective-C
14 4 (2.19%) VC++
14 4 (2.19%) RPG
14 4 (2.19%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (2.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 19 (10.38%) Degree
2 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.19%) ISEB
4 3 (1.64%) PMP
4 3 (1.64%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.37%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (23.50%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.38%) Oracle
3 12 (6.56%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.83%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.19%) Perforce
6 3 (1.64%) HP
6 3 (1.64%) Informatica
7 2 (1.09%) SAP
7 2 (1.09%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) Hyland
8 1 (0.55%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.55%) Teradata
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Salary: £37000 - £50000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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