The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 23 16 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 114 118 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.49% 9.20% 5.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.35% 12.58% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 102 106 47
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 £29,129 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,750 £44,000 £47,700
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 938 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.81% 73.17% 71.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 836 622
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Scrum
UK

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 August 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 1 August 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 -2 98 £36,500 +4.28% 13
West Wales -7 11 £50,000 +68.06%
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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.

1 117 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (38.40%) Java
2 96 (38.40%) .NET
3 84 (33.60%) HTML
4 77 (30.80%) JavaScript
5 71 (28.40%) TDD
6 64 (25.60%) C#
6 64 (25.60%) Microsoft
6 64 (25.60%) MVC
7 62 (24.80%) CSS
8 60 (24.00%) Web Services
9 55 (22.00%) OO
10 54 (21.60%) Software Engineering
11 52 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
12 51 (20.40%) XML
13 50 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET
15 44 (17.60%) SQL
15 44 (17.60%) Spring
16 39 (15.60%) Oracle
17 36 (14.40%) DSDM
18 35 (14.00%) RUP
19 34 (13.60%) J2EE
19 34 (13.60%) WCF
20 33 (13.20%) Unit Testing
20 33 (13.20%) Windows
21 31 (12.40%) .NET Framework
22 30 (12.00%) Web Development
22 30 (12.00%) MS Excel
22 30 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 19 (7.60%) Confluence
2 13 (5.20%) FileNet
2 13 (5.20%) IIS
2 13 (5.20%) LiveCycle
3 5 (2.00%) CMS
4 4 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.20%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.20%) ColdFusion
5 3 (1.20%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.80%) Node.js
7 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.40%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.00%) Internet
2 7 (2.80%) HTTP
3 2 (0.80%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.20%) NoSQL
2 23 (9.20%) MongoDB
3 20 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 18 (7.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (5.20%) Oracle Database
6 8 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.80%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.00%) MySQL
9 3 (1.20%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 29 (11.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (10.80%) Jenkins
2 27 (10.80%) JIRA
3 26 (10.40%) Maven
4 22 (8.80%) Subversion
5 19 (7.60%) Hudson
6 15 (6.00%) JUnit
7 12 (4.80%) Git (software)
7 12 (4.80%) MSTest
7 12 (4.80%) Rhino Mocks
7 12 (4.80%) Moq
7 12 (4.80%) Visual Studio
7 12 (4.80%) NUnit
7 12 (4.80%) Selenium
8 10 (4.00%) Ant
9 9 (3.60%) SoapUI
10 6 (2.40%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (2.00%) RequisitePro
11 5 (2.00%) Bugzilla
11 5 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (10.00%) Finance
2 9 (3.60%) Banking
3 7 (2.80%) Advertising
4 6 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.80%) Games
6 2 (0.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Marketing
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 120 (48.00%) Developer
2 44 (17.60%) Analyst
3 42 (16.80%) Java Developer
4 36 (14.40%) .NET Developer
5 30 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 25 (10.00%) Web Developer
7 22 (8.80%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.60%) Software Developer
9 18 (7.20%) Business Analyst
10 16 (6.40%) Test Analyst
10 16 (6.40%) ScrumMaster
10 16 (6.40%) Team Leader
11 15 (6.00%) Development Team Leader
12 14 (5.60%) Programmer
13 13 (5.20%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.80%) Project Manager
14 12 (4.80%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (4.80%) Web Team Leader
14 12 (4.80%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (38.40%) .NET
2 84 (33.60%) HTML
3 62 (24.80%) CSS
4 60 (24.00%) Web Services
5 51 (20.40%) XML
6 48 (19.20%) ASP.NET
7 44 (17.60%) Spring
8 34 (13.60%) J2EE
8 34 (13.60%) WCF
9 31 (12.40%) .NET Framework
10 29 (11.60%) SOAP
11 28 (11.20%) HTML5
12 27 (10.80%) Hibernate
13 24 (9.60%) XSLT
14 22 (8.80%) jQuery
15 20 (8.00%) WinForms
15 20 (8.00%) CSS3
16 19 (7.60%) JSON
17 18 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (6.80%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.60%) Open Source
2 24 (9.60%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (9.20%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.40%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (2.00%) Mathematics
5 5 (2.00%) Physics
5 5 (2.00%) RIA
6 4 (1.60%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.60%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.80%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.80%) Blog
8 1 (0.40%) Statistics
8 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
8 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.40%) W3C
8 1 (0.40%) Replication
8 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.20%) Windows
2 11 (4.40%) UNIX
2 11 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.80%) Android
4 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.40%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (46.80%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (28.40%) TDD
3 64 (25.60%) MVC
4 55 (22.00%) OO
5 54 (21.60%) Software Engineering
6 52 (20.80%) Continuous Integration
7 36 (14.40%) DSDM
8 35 (14.00%) RUP
9 33 (13.20%) Unit Testing
10 30 (12.00%) Web Development
10 30 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (10.80%) SOA
12 26 (10.40%) OOA/OOD
12 26 (10.40%) Release Management
13 24 (9.60%) BDD
14 23 (9.20%) OOD
15 22 (8.80%) Pair Programming
15 22 (8.80%) UML
15 22 (8.80%) User Stories
15 22 (8.80%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 96 (38.40%) Java
2 77 (30.80%) JavaScript
3 64 (25.60%) C#
4 44 (17.60%) SQL
5 27 (10.80%) Groovy
6 26 (10.40%) C++
7 23 (9.20%) Scala
7 23 (9.20%) VB.NET
8 18 (7.20%) Clojure
9 10 (4.00%) T-SQL
9 10 (4.00%) Perl
10 9 (3.60%) VB
11 7 (2.80%) Korn
11 7 (2.80%) Bash Shell
12 6 (2.40%) Ruby
13 5 (2.00%) PHP
14 4 (1.60%) Python
14 4 (1.60%) C
15 2 (0.80%) XQuery
15 2 (0.80%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (11.20%) Degree
2 20 (8.00%) ISEB
3 8 (3.20%) Security Cleared
4 7 (2.80%) ISTQB
5 5 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.20%) PMP
6 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.20%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.80%) HND
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.20%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.60%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (25.60%) Microsoft
2 39 (15.60%) Oracle
3 18 (7.20%) Twitter
4 15 (6.00%) IBM
5 13 (5.20%) Adobe
6 4 (1.60%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.60%) T-Plan
6 4 (1.60%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.60%) Perforce
7 3 (1.20%) Informatica
8 2 (0.80%) iRise
8 2 (0.80%) HP
8 2 (0.80%) Zend
9 1 (0.40%) Alterian
9 1 (0.40%) Apple
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
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