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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 24 22 36
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 99 117 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 7.60% 8.86% 5.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.10% 11.43% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 90 111 47
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 £31,350 £27,500 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
980 1024 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.27% 77.52% 71.09%
Number of salaries quoted 821 914 667
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,525
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 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 0 86 £37,500 +7.14% 26
West Wales -3 10 £37,500 +36.36% 9
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 230 (89.84%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (42.19%) Java
3 90 (35.16%) HTML
4 84 (32.81%) .NET
5 83 (32.42%) JavaScript
6 66 (25.78%) TDD
7 64 (25.00%) CSS
8 58 (22.66%) Software Engineering
9 56 (21.88%) C#
10 54 (21.09%) Microsoft
11 52 (20.31%) Web Services
12 50 (19.53%) SQL
12 50 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
13 48 (18.75%) XML
14 47 (18.36%) OO
14 47 (18.36%) MVC
15 44 (17.19%) Mentoring
16 43 (16.80%) SQL Server
17 39 (15.23%) Spring
17 39 (15.23%) ASP.NET
18 36 (14.06%) Finance
19 34 (13.28%) Oracle
20 33 (12.89%) C++
20 33 (12.89%) BDD
21 32 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
21 32 (12.50%) Unit Testing
22 31 (12.11%) HTML5
22 31 (12.11%) J2EE
23 30 (11.72%) Windows
23 30 (11.72%) RUP

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 18 (7.03%) Confluence
2 11 (4.30%) LiveCycle
2 11 (4.30%) FileNet
3 8 (3.13%) IIS
4 5 (1.95%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.17%) Node.js
5 3 (1.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.17%) CMS
5 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.39%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.39%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (10.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.78%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) GitHub
2 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.69%) HTTP
2 8 (3.13%) Internet
3 6 (2.34%) TCP/IP
4 5 (1.95%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.78%) SSL
6 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.39%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (16.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 19 (7.42%) Relational Database
4 17 (6.64%) MongoDB
5 14 (5.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 10 (3.91%) Oracle Database
7 6 (2.34%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.34%) MySQL
7 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (1.95%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.17%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 28 (10.94%) Jenkins
2 25 (9.77%) Maven
2 25 (9.77%) JIRA
3 24 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (7.81%) Selenium
5 17 (6.64%) Subversion
6 15 (5.86%) Hudson
7 12 (4.69%) JUnit
8 10 (3.91%) SoapUI
9 9 (3.52%) Visual Studio
10 8 (3.13%) Ant
10 8 (3.13%) NUnit
10 8 (3.13%) Git (software)
10 8 (3.13%) MSTest
10 8 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
10 8 (3.13%) Moq
11 6 (2.34%) Cucumber
11 6 (2.34%) Apache Ivy
12 5 (1.95%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (1.95%) JBehave
General
1 36 (14.06%) Finance
2 14 (5.47%) Advertising
3 10 (3.91%) Banking
4 8 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 120 (46.88%) Developer
2 44 (17.19%) Analyst
3 42 (16.41%) Software Engineer
4 41 (16.02%) Java Developer
5 27 (10.55%) .NET Developer
5 27 (10.55%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 19 (7.42%) Business Analyst
7 19 (7.42%) Senior Developer
7 19 (7.42%) Team Leader
7 19 (7.42%) ScrumMaster
8 17 (6.64%) Development Team Leader
8 17 (6.64%) Test Analyst
9 15 (5.86%) Test Engineer
10 14 (5.47%) Senior Analyst
11 13 (5.08%) Java Software Engineer
12 11 (4.30%) Programmer
13 10 (3.91%) Project Manager
13 10 (3.91%) Web Development Team Leader
13 10 (3.91%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (35.16%) HTML
2 84 (32.81%) .NET
3 64 (25.00%) CSS
4 52 (20.31%) Web Services
5 48 (18.75%) XML
6 39 (15.23%) ASP.NET
6 39 (15.23%) Spring
7 31 (12.11%) J2EE
7 31 (12.11%) HTML5
8 28 (10.94%) .NET Framework
9 27 (10.55%) WCF
10 26 (10.16%) Hibernate
11 25 (9.77%) SOAP
12 21 (8.20%) CSS3
12 21 (8.20%) jQuery
13 19 (7.42%) XSLT
14 17 (6.64%) JSON
15 15 (5.86%) WinForms
16 13 (5.08%) JSF
16 13 (5.08%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.16%) Open Source
2 21 (8.20%) Computer Science
3 19 (7.42%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (5.47%) User Experience
5 12 (4.69%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.95%) Mathematics
7 5 (1.95%) Physics
8 4 (1.56%) DTV
8 4 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.17%) RIA
10 2 (0.78%) iPad
10 2 (0.78%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.39%) iPhone
11 1 (0.39%) Replication
11 1 (0.39%) Statistics
11 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.39%) GIS
11 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.72%) Windows
2 14 (5.47%) Linux
3 13 (5.08%) UNIX
4 5 (1.95%) CentOS
5 3 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.78%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (89.84%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (25.78%) TDD
3 58 (22.66%) Software Engineering
4 50 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (18.36%) MVC
5 47 (18.36%) OO
6 44 (17.19%) Mentoring
7 33 (12.89%) BDD
8 32 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 32 (12.50%) Unit Testing
9 30 (11.72%) RUP
9 30 (11.72%) DSDM
10 29 (11.33%) Web Development
11 23 (8.98%) Waterfall
11 23 (8.98%) User Stories
12 22 (8.59%) OOA/OOD
13 21 (8.20%) OOD
13 21 (8.20%) Release Management
14 20 (7.81%) Pair Programming
15 19 (7.42%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 108 (42.19%) Java
2 83 (32.42%) JavaScript
3 56 (21.88%) C#
4 50 (19.53%) SQL
5 33 (12.89%) C++
6 22 (8.59%) Groovy
7 20 (7.81%) VB.NET
8 16 (6.25%) Scala
9 13 (5.08%) Clojure
9 13 (5.08%) Perl
10 12 (4.69%) Ruby
11 11 (4.30%) Korn
11 11 (4.30%) Python
11 11 (4.30%) PHP
11 11 (4.30%) Bash Shell
12 9 (3.52%) C
12 9 (3.52%) T-SQL
13 8 (3.13%) VB
14 4 (1.56%) RPG
15 2 (0.78%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 30 (11.72%) Degree
2 20 (7.81%) ISEB
3 10 (3.91%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.34%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.17%) PMP
5 3 (1.17%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.78%) HND
6 2 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (0.39%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (1.95%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (21.09%) Microsoft
2 34 (13.28%) Oracle
3 13 (5.08%) IBM
3 13 (5.08%) Twitter
4 11 (4.30%) Adobe
5 8 (3.13%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.95%) Informatica
7 4 (1.56%) HP
7 4 (1.56%) T-Plan
7 4 (1.56%) Perforce
8 2 (0.78%) Zend
8 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.78%) iRise
8 2 (0.78%) TOWER Software
9 1 (0.39%) Alterian
9 1 (0.39%) JBoss
9 1 (0.39%) Apple
9 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com
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