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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 17 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 161 85 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.54% 6.57% 8.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.94% 8.66% 11.17%
Number of salaries quoted 145 82 106
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,000
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
1155 982 994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 82.80% 75.95% 77.90%
Number of salaries quoted 966 862 888
Average salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +14 158 £35,000 -4.10% 18
North Wales - 2 £27,000 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 313 (95.72%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (33.64%) .NET
3 109 (33.33%) C#
4 98 (29.97%) MVC
5 95 (29.05%) Java
6 94 (28.75%) JavaScript
7 92 (28.13%) SQL
8 78 (23.85%) HTML
9 76 (23.24%) CSS
10 71 (21.71%) ASP.NET
10 71 (21.71%) SQL Server
11 57 (17.43%) Degree
12 56 (17.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
14 52 (15.90%) Linux
14 52 (15.90%) jQuery
15 50 (15.29%) TDD
16 49 (14.98%) SDLC
17 46 (14.07%) Visual Studio
18 45 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
19 42 (12.84%) Jenkins
19 42 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
19 42 (12.84%) Web Services
20 39 (11.93%) Python
20 39 (11.93%) Finance
20 39 (11.93%) User Experience
20 39 (11.93%) Cucumber
21 37 (11.31%) Selenium
22 36 (11.01%) MS Excel
22 36 (11.01%) Product Management

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 14 (4.28%) Confluence
2 13 (3.98%) IIS
3 12 (3.67%) Node.js
4 11 (3.36%) Apache
4 11 (3.36%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.92%) JBoss
5 3 (0.92%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.61%) SAS
6 2 (0.61%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.31%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
Applications
1 36 (11.01%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.31%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) INSURE/90
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.59%) PaaS
2 7 (2.14%) GitHub
3 6 (1.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.06%) TCP/IP
2 9 (2.75%) DVB
3 5 (1.53%) SAN
4 2 (0.61%) Broadband
5 1 (0.31%) HTTP
5 1 (0.31%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (21.71%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.09%) MongoDB
3 27 (8.26%) Big Data
4 15 (4.59%) Data Mining
5 13 (3.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.06%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.75%) Relational Database
9 9 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (2.45%) Amazon Redshift
11 7 (2.14%) RDBMS
11 7 (2.14%) MySQL
12 5 (1.53%) DB2
12 5 (1.53%) NoSQL
13 3 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.92%) Oracle9i Database
13 3 (0.92%) Data Mart
13 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 46 (14.07%) Visual Studio
2 42 (12.84%) Jenkins
3 39 (11.93%) Cucumber
4 37 (11.31%) Selenium
5 25 (7.65%) JIRA
6 23 (7.03%) JMeter
6 23 (7.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 18 (5.50%) Maven
8 16 (4.89%) Eclipse
8 16 (4.89%) JUnit
9 15 (4.59%) Git (software)
10 12 (3.67%) Subversion
11 10 (3.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (3.06%) Ant
11 10 (3.06%) Behat
12 9 (2.75%) TestLink
13 8 (2.45%) MSTest
14 7 (2.14%) NetBeans
15 6 (1.83%) IntelliJ
15 6 (1.83%) Hudson
General
1 39 (11.93%) Finance
2 26 (7.95%) Marketing
3 24 (7.34%) Telecoms
4 22 (6.73%) Advertising
5 9 (2.75%) Banking
6 8 (2.45%) Multimedia
7 7 (2.14%) Retail
8 1 (0.31%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.31%) Legal
8 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 136 (41.59%) Developer
2 73 (22.32%) Analyst
3 39 (11.93%) .NET Developer
4 36 (11.01%) Senior Developer
5 33 (10.09%) Test Analyst
6 24 (7.34%) Lead Developer
7 21 (6.42%) Software Engineer
8 20 (6.12%) Business Analyst
8 20 (6.12%) ScrumMaster
9 19 (5.81%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (4.28%) Front-End Developer
11 13 (3.98%) Java Developer
11 13 (3.98%) Web Developer
12 12 (3.67%) Tester
12 12 (3.67%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.67%) Project Manager
12 12 (3.67%) Product Manager
12 12 (3.67%) QA Analyst
12 12 (3.67%) Technical Leader
13 11 (3.36%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 110 (33.64%) .NET
2 78 (23.85%) HTML
3 76 (23.24%) CSS
4 71 (21.71%) ASP.NET
5 56 (17.13%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (15.90%) jQuery
7 42 (12.84%) Web Services
8 34 (10.40%) HTML5
9 30 (9.17%) REST
10 24 (7.34%) CSS3
10 24 (7.34%) RESTful
10 24 (7.34%) WCF
11 21 (6.42%) AngularJS
12 20 (6.12%) Spring
13 18 (5.50%) JSON
14 17 (5.20%) SOAP
15 15 (4.59%) J2EE
15 15 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (4.28%) .NET Framework
17 12 (3.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.84%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (11.93%) User Experience
3 29 (8.87%) Computer Science
4 16 (4.89%) Statistics
5 14 (4.28%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.45%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.83%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.83%) Tandem
7 6 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.53%) iSeries
8 5 (1.53%) Life Science
8 5 (1.53%) DTV
8 5 (1.53%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.92%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.61%) AS400
10 2 (0.61%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.61%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.31%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.31%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 52 (15.90%) Linux
2 26 (7.95%) Windows
3 15 (4.59%) UNIX
4 14 (4.28%) Android
5 12 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.75%) CentOS
6 9 (2.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (1.53%) Mac OS X
8 3 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (95.72%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (29.97%) MVC
3 50 (15.29%) TDD
4 49 (14.98%) SDLC
5 45 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (11.01%) Product Management
7 33 (10.09%) BDD
8 32 (9.79%) Software Engineering
9 28 (8.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (7.95%) Software Testing
10 26 (7.95%) User Stories
11 24 (7.34%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.03%) E-Commerce
13 22 (6.73%) OOP
13 22 (6.73%) Test Scripting
14 21 (6.42%) Project Management
15 20 (6.12%) Test Automation
16 18 (5.50%) Automated Testing
17 17 (5.20%) People Management
18 15 (4.59%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 109 (33.33%) C#
2 95 (29.05%) Java
3 94 (28.75%) JavaScript
4 92 (28.13%) SQL
5 39 (11.93%) Python
6 35 (10.70%) C++
7 34 (10.40%) Perl
8 26 (7.95%) PHP
8 26 (7.95%) Bash Shell
9 16 (4.89%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.59%) VB.NET
10 15 (4.59%) Scala
11 14 (4.28%) Korn
12 12 (3.67%) C
13 11 (3.36%) T-SQL
14 8 (2.45%) Ruby
15 6 (1.83%) Groovy
16 5 (1.53%) Haskell
16 5 (1.53%) Erlang
16 5 (1.53%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 57 (17.43%) Degree
2 31 (9.48%) ISEB
3 10 (3.06%) HND
4 8 (2.45%) PMP
4 8 (2.45%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.92%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (0.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.31%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.48%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.61%) Docker
3 1 (0.31%) Snort
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.92%) Puppet
2 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 54 (16.51%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.03%) Oracle
3 15 (4.59%) Perforce
4 9 (2.75%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.45%) TOWER Software
6 6 (1.83%) VMware
6 6 (1.83%) Twitter
7 5 (1.53%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.92%) Facebook
9 2 (0.61%) Teradata
9 2 (0.61%) Cisco
9 2 (0.61%) Google
9 2 (0.61%) Zend
9 2 (0.61%) Apple
9 2 (0.61%) Citrix
10 1 (0.31%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) SAP
10 1 (0.31%) HP
10 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.31%) Telerik
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