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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 18 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 142 101 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.25% 8.78% 6.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.38% 10.88% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 120 94 75
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1147 928 896
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.76% 80.70% 76.19%
Number of salaries quoted 970 789 770
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 +3 129 £37,500 -6.25% 7
West Wales +14 10 £42,055 +12.14%
North Wales - 1 - - 1
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 203 (93.12%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (35.78%) .NET
3 70 (32.11%) TDD
4 69 (31.65%) C#
4 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
5 60 (27.52%) Java
6 58 (26.61%) HTML
7 56 (25.69%) Microsoft
8 52 (23.85%) SQL Server
9 49 (22.48%) MVC
10 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET
11 40 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
12 37 (16.97%) CSS
13 36 (16.51%) BDD
14 33 (15.14%) SQL
14 33 (15.14%) jQuery
15 32 (14.68%) Perl
16 31 (14.22%) Web Services
17 29 (13.30%) MS Excel
17 29 (13.30%) WCF
18 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
19 26 (11.93%) Linux
19 26 (11.93%) OOP
19 26 (11.93%) Software Engineering
20 25 (11.47%) Web Development
20 25 (11.47%) User Experience
21 24 (11.01%) Oracle
21 24 (11.01%) Degree
21 24 (11.01%) HTML5
22 23 (10.55%) C++

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 16 (7.34%) Confluence
2 9 (4.13%) IIS
3 6 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
4 5 (2.29%) Node.js
5 4 (1.83%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.38%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.92%) JBoss
7 2 (0.92%) CMS
8 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 29 (13.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.38%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.92%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.67%) PaaS
2 6 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.38%) GitHub
4 2 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.88%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.13%) DVB
3 7 (3.21%) HTTP
4 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (23.85%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.72%) MongoDB
3 18 (8.26%) Relational Database
4 14 (6.42%) Big Data
4 14 (6.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.05%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.67%) MySQL
7 7 (3.21%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.21%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.21%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.38%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.38%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.38%) OLAP
11 3 (1.38%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (10.55%) Cucumber
2 20 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (8.72%) Jenkins
4 18 (8.26%) JUnit
4 18 (8.26%) JIRA
5 15 (6.88%) NUnit
5 15 (6.88%) Rhino Mocks
6 12 (5.50%) Visual Studio
7 11 (5.05%) Selenium
7 11 (5.05%) TestLink
8 8 (3.67%) Moq
8 8 (3.67%) MSTest
9 6 (2.75%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.75%) JMeter
10 5 (2.29%) Eclipse
10 5 (2.29%) Mercurial
11 4 (1.83%) Xcode
12 3 (1.38%) Subversion
12 3 (1.38%) MSBuild
13 2 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 21 (9.63%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Advertising
3 10 (4.59%) Multimedia
3 10 (4.59%) Marketing
3 10 (4.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.38%) Banking
5 2 (0.92%) Retail
5 2 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 101 (46.33%) Developer
2 36 (16.51%) .NET Developer
3 18 (8.26%) Software Engineer
4 13 (5.96%) Analyst
4 13 (5.96%) Software Developer
4 13 (5.96%) Team Leader
5 11 (5.05%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.05%) Web Developer
6 10 (4.59%) Architect
6 10 (4.59%) Test Engineer
6 10 (4.59%) Java Developer
7 9 (4.13%) Software Manager
8 8 (3.67%) Web Team Leader
8 8 (3.67%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.21%) Tester
9 7 (3.21%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (3.21%) Development Manager
9 7 (3.21%) Development Team Leader
9 7 (3.21%) Product Manager
9 7 (3.21%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (35.78%) .NET
2 58 (26.61%) HTML
3 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET
4 37 (16.97%) CSS
5 33 (15.14%) jQuery
6 31 (14.22%) Web Services
7 29 (13.30%) WCF
8 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (11.01%) HTML5
10 15 (6.88%) Castle Windsor
10 15 (6.88%) .NET Framework
10 15 (6.88%) XML
11 14 (6.42%) SOAP
11 14 (6.42%) REST
12 13 (5.96%) Mojolicious
12 13 (5.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (5.96%) JSON
13 11 (5.05%) Spring
14 10 (4.59%) J2EE
14 10 (4.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.47%) User Experience
2 17 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.88%) Client/Server
4 12 (5.50%) Statistics
5 11 (5.05%) Open Source
6 10 (4.59%) Computer Science
6 10 (4.59%) Management Information System
6 10 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.67%) Tandem
7 8 (3.67%) Inversion of Control
8 7 (3.21%) DTV
9 5 (2.29%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.38%) Visualisation
10 3 (1.38%) Social Network
10 3 (1.38%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.92%) Physics
11 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.92%) GIS
11 2 (0.92%) iPhone
12 1 (0.46%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.93%) Linux
2 20 (9.17%) Windows
3 13 (5.96%) CentOS
4 11 (5.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (4.59%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.75%) Android
7 5 (2.29%) UNIX
8 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 203 (93.12%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (32.11%) TDD
3 49 (22.48%) MVC
4 40 (18.35%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (16.51%) BDD
6 26 (11.93%) Software Engineering
6 26 (11.93%) OOP
7 25 (11.47%) Web Development
8 23 (10.55%) Product Management
9 21 (9.63%) Mentoring
10 18 (8.26%) OO
11 14 (6.42%) Regression Testing
11 14 (6.42%) Project Management
12 13 (5.96%) OOD
13 12 (5.50%) Test Automation
13 12 (5.50%) Web Application Development
13 12 (5.50%) Bug Management
14 11 (5.05%) Kanban
14 11 (5.05%) Test Management
15 10 (4.59%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.65%) C#
1 69 (31.65%) JavaScript
2 60 (27.52%) Java
3 33 (15.14%) SQL
4 32 (14.68%) Perl
5 23 (10.55%) C++
6 22 (10.09%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.26%) Bash Shell
8 17 (7.80%) Korn
8 17 (7.80%) Objective-C
9 15 (6.88%) PHP
9 15 (6.88%) Scala
10 13 (5.96%) Python
11 12 (5.50%) T-SQL
12 9 (4.13%) Ruby
13 8 (3.67%) C
14 5 (2.29%) VB
15 4 (1.83%) Golang
16 2 (0.92%) TypeScript
16 2 (0.92%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.01%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) ISEB
3 6 (2.75%) PMP
3 6 (2.75%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.92%) HND
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.50%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 56 (25.69%) Microsoft
2 24 (11.01%) Oracle
3 13 (5.96%) Red Hat
4 9 (4.13%) Perforce
5 7 (3.21%) Twitter
6 6 (2.75%) TOWER Software
7 5 (2.29%) Facebook
8 4 (1.83%) Google
9 3 (1.38%) SAP
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco
10 2 (0.92%) Apple
10 2 (0.92%) HP
10 2 (0.92%) Citrix
10 2 (0.92%) Zend
10 2 (0.92%) Teradata
11 1 (0.46%) Hyland
11 1 (0.46%) Telerik
11 1 (0.46%) VMware
11 1 (0.46%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.46%) Informatica
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