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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 19 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 143 129 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 10.27% 10.60% 6.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.58% 13.15% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 121 120 77
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,614 £28,500
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
1137 981 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.62% 80.61% 74.30%
Number of salaries quoted 938 827 828
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,100
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -3.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 28 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 28 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 +2 130 £37,500 - 10
West Wales +6 8 £42,055 -26.86%
North Wales - 1 - -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 208 (93.69%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (32.43%) .NET
3 69 (31.08%) JavaScript
4 65 (29.28%) C#
5 61 (27.48%) Java
6 59 (26.58%) TDD
7 55 (24.77%) HTML
8 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
9 45 (20.27%) SQL Server
10 43 (19.37%) MVC
11 40 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
12 38 (17.12%) ASP.NET
13 36 (16.22%) CSS
14 32 (14.41%) jQuery
15 31 (13.96%) SQL
16 29 (13.06%) Perl
17 28 (12.61%) BDD
18 27 (12.16%) User Experience
18 27 (12.16%) Linux
19 26 (11.71%) Web Services
19 26 (11.71%) Oracle
19 26 (11.71%) WCF
19 26 (11.71%) Product Management
20 25 (11.26%) Degree
21 24 (10.81%) OOP
21 24 (10.81%) MS Excel
21 24 (10.81%) Finance
21 24 (10.81%) HTML5
21 24 (10.81%) Cucumber
22 23 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 14 (6.31%) Confluence
2 9 (4.05%) IIS
3 6 (2.70%) Node.js
4 5 (2.25%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.80%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.90%) JBoss
7 2 (0.90%) CMS
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 24 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.45%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.41%) PaaS
2 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.70%) GitHub
4 2 (0.90%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.05%) DVB
3 4 (1.80%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.91%) MongoDB
3 18 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 18 (8.11%) Big Data
4 12 (5.41%) Data Mining
5 11 (4.95%) Oracle Database
5 11 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (4.95%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.60%) RDBMS
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (2.70%) MySQL
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.25%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.35%) OLTP
11 3 (1.35%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.81%) Cucumber
2 21 (9.46%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 20 (9.01%) JIRA
4 17 (7.66%) JUnit
5 15 (6.76%) NUnit
5 15 (6.76%) Visual Studio
5 15 (6.76%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (5.86%) Selenium
7 8 (3.60%) Eclipse
7 8 (3.60%) JMeter
7 8 (3.60%) MSTest
7 8 (3.60%) Moq
7 8 (3.60%) TestLink
8 6 (2.70%) Git (software)
8 6 (2.70%) Behat
9 5 (2.25%) MSBuild
9 5 (2.25%) Maven
10 4 (1.80%) Xcode
11 3 (1.35%) Mercurial
General
1 24 (10.81%) Finance
2 17 (7.66%) Advertising
3 16 (7.21%) Telecoms
4 15 (6.76%) Marketing
5 12 (5.41%) Multimedia
6 5 (2.25%) Banking
7 4 (1.80%) Retail
8 2 (0.90%) Games
9 1 (0.45%) Legal
9 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 99 (44.59%) Developer
2 33 (14.86%) .NET Developer
3 21 (9.46%) Analyst
4 16 (7.21%) Team Leader
5 13 (5.86%) Senior Developer
6 12 (5.41%) ScrumMaster
7 11 (4.95%) Java Developer
7 11 (4.95%) Software Developer
7 11 (4.95%) Project Manager
8 10 (4.50%) Software Engineer
8 10 (4.50%) Web Developer
8 10 (4.50%) Product Manager
9 9 (4.05%) Software Manager
9 9 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (4.05%) Architect
9 9 (4.05%) Tester
10 8 (3.60%) QA Analyst
10 8 (3.60%) Senior QA Analyst
10 8 (3.60%) Web Team Leader
10 8 (3.60%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (32.43%) .NET
2 55 (24.77%) HTML
3 38 (17.12%) ASP.NET
4 36 (16.22%) CSS
5 32 (14.41%) jQuery
6 26 (11.71%) Web Services
6 26 (11.71%) WCF
7 24 (10.81%) HTML5
8 23 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (7.21%) RESTful
10 15 (6.76%) Castle Windsor
11 14 (6.31%) .NET Framework
12 13 (5.86%) REST
13 11 (4.95%) Spring
13 11 (4.95%) SOAP
13 11 (4.95%) J2EE
13 11 (4.95%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (4.95%) Mojolicious
14 10 (4.50%) CSS3
14 10 (4.50%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) User Experience
2 18 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.76%) Client/Server
4 11 (4.95%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.95%) Open Source
5 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.50%) Statistics
6 8 (3.60%) Tandem
6 8 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (3.60%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.15%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.80%) DTV
9 3 (1.35%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.35%) Social Network
10 2 (0.90%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.90%) iPhone
11 1 (0.45%) PlayStation
11 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.16%) Linux
2 20 (9.01%) Windows
3 12 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.50%) CentOS
4 10 (4.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.60%) Android
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (93.69%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (26.58%) TDD
3 43 (19.37%) MVC
4 40 (18.02%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (12.61%) BDD
6 26 (11.71%) Product Management
7 24 (10.81%) OOP
8 23 (10.36%) Web Development
9 21 (9.46%) Software Engineering
10 19 (8.56%) Mentoring
11 16 (7.21%) OO
12 15 (6.76%) Project Management
13 14 (6.31%) Test Automation
13 14 (6.31%) Automated Testing
14 13 (5.86%) E-Commerce
15 12 (5.41%) Web Application Development
15 12 (5.41%) Mobile Marketing
15 12 (5.41%) Kanban
15 12 (5.41%) Coaching
15 12 (5.41%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 69 (31.08%) JavaScript
2 65 (29.28%) C#
3 61 (27.48%) Java
4 31 (13.96%) SQL
5 29 (13.06%) Perl
6 21 (9.46%) C++
7 19 (8.56%) Objective-C
8 18 (8.11%) PHP
9 17 (7.66%) Bash Shell
10 16 (7.21%) Scala
10 16 (7.21%) VB.NET
11 15 (6.76%) Korn
12 10 (4.50%) T-SQL
12 10 (4.50%) Python
13 7 (3.15%) Ruby
13 7 (3.15%) C
14 4 (1.80%) Go
15 3 (1.35%) VB
15 3 (1.35%) PL/SQL
16 1 (0.45%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 25 (11.26%) Degree
2 10 (4.50%) ISEB
3 7 (3.15%) PMP
3 7 (3.15%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.70%) HND
5 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.45%) IIBA
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 50 (22.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.71%) Oracle
3 10 (4.50%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.60%) Perforce
5 7 (3.15%) Twitter
6 6 (2.70%) TOWER Software
7 5 (2.25%) Facebook
8 4 (1.80%) Google
9 3 (1.35%) SAP
10 2 (0.90%) Cisco
10 2 (0.90%) HP
10 2 (0.90%) Citrix
10 2 (0.90%) Apple
10 2 (0.90%) Teradata
10 2 (0.90%) Zend
10 2 (0.90%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.45%) VMware
11 1 (0.45%) Hyland
11 1 (0.45%) Telerik
11 1 (0.45%) Informatica
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