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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 22 14 38
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +24
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 118 121 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 8.83% 9.71% 4.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.71% 13.22% 6.80%
Number of salaries quoted 106 106 45
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 £55,000 £44,000 £47,800
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
1008 915 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.39% 73.43% 70.64%
Number of salaries quoted 882 807 610
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,031
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -4 101 £36,500 +4.28% 19
West Wales -8 12 £50,000 +56.25% 5
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 116 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (39.27%) .NET
3 95 (38.46%) Java
4 80 (32.39%) HTML
5 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
6 69 (27.94%) TDD
7 67 (27.13%) MVC
8 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
9 65 (26.32%) C#
10 62 (25.10%) Web Services
11 61 (24.70%) CSS
12 56 (22.67%) OO
13 53 (21.46%) Software Engineering
13 53 (21.46%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (21.05%) SQL Server
15 50 (20.24%) XML
16 48 (19.43%) ASP.NET
17 45 (18.22%) SQL
18 44 (17.81%) Spring
19 40 (16.19%) Oracle
20 36 (14.57%) DSDM
20 36 (14.57%) WCF
21 35 (14.17%) RUP
22 33 (13.36%) Windows
22 33 (13.36%) J2EE
23 32 (12.96%) Unit Testing
23 32 (12.96%) .NET Framework
24 30 (12.15%) Web Development
24 30 (12.15%) SOAP
24 30 (12.15%) MS Excel

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.69%) Confluence
2 14 (5.67%) IIS
3 13 (5.26%) FileNet
3 13 (5.26%) LiveCycle
4 5 (2.02%) CMS
5 4 (1.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.21%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.21%) ColdFusion
6 3 (1.21%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.81%) Node.js
8 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
8 1 (0.40%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.40%) Apache
8 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.02%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.45%) Internet
2 5 (2.02%) HTTP
3 2 (0.81%) SSL
4 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.40%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.31%) MongoDB
3 22 (8.91%) NoSQL
4 20 (8.10%) Relational Database
5 18 (7.29%) Apache Cassandra
6 13 (5.26%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.83%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (2.02%) MySQL
9 5 (2.02%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (1.21%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 28 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 27 (10.93%) Maven
2 27 (10.93%) JIRA
2 27 (10.93%) Jenkins
3 22 (8.91%) Subversion
4 19 (7.69%) Hudson
5 15 (6.07%) JUnit
6 13 (5.26%) NUnit
6 13 (5.26%) MSTest
6 13 (5.26%) Rhino Mocks
6 13 (5.26%) Moq
7 12 (4.86%) Visual Studio
7 12 (4.86%) Selenium
7 12 (4.86%) Git (software)
8 11 (4.45%) Ant
9 9 (3.64%) SoapUI
10 7 (2.83%) Apache Ivy
11 5 (2.02%) JBehave
11 5 (2.02%) Axure RP
11 5 (2.02%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (8.91%) Finance
2 9 (3.64%) Banking
3 6 (2.43%) Advertising
4 5 (2.02%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 2 (0.81%) Games
6 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.40%) Marketing
6 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (48.18%) Developer
2 43 (17.41%) Analyst
3 42 (17.00%) Java Developer
4 36 (14.57%) .NET Developer
5 30 (12.15%) Software Engineer
6 24 (9.72%) Web Developer
7 22 (8.91%) Senior Developer
8 19 (7.69%) Software Developer
9 18 (7.29%) Business Analyst
10 16 (6.48%) Team Leader
10 16 (6.48%) ScrumMaster
11 15 (6.07%) Development Team Leader
11 15 (6.07%) Test Analyst
12 14 (5.67%) Programmer
13 13 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
14 12 (4.86%) Project Manager
14 12 (4.86%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (4.86%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (4.86%) Web Team Leader
14 12 (4.86%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (39.27%) .NET
2 80 (32.39%) HTML
3 62 (25.10%) Web Services
4 61 (24.70%) CSS
5 50 (20.24%) XML
6 48 (19.43%) ASP.NET
7 44 (17.81%) Spring
8 36 (14.57%) WCF
9 33 (13.36%) J2EE
10 32 (12.96%) .NET Framework
11 30 (12.15%) SOAP
12 27 (10.93%) HTML5
13 26 (10.53%) Hibernate
14 24 (9.72%) XSLT
15 22 (8.91%) jQuery
16 21 (8.50%) WinForms
17 20 (8.10%) CSS3
18 19 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
19 18 (7.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 18 (7.29%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.34%) Open Source
2 24 (9.72%) Enterprise Software
3 23 (9.31%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.88%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (2.43%) RIA
6 5 (2.02%) Mathematics
6 5 (2.02%) Physics
7 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.21%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.21%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.81%) Blog
10 1 (0.40%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.40%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.40%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.40%) W3C
10 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.40%) Replication
10 1 (0.40%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.36%) Windows
2 11 (4.45%) UNIX
3 9 (3.64%) Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Android
4 1 (0.40%) CentOS
4 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (46.96%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (27.94%) TDD
3 67 (27.13%) MVC
4 56 (22.67%) OO
5 53 (21.46%) Software Engineering
5 53 (21.46%) Continuous Integration
6 36 (14.57%) DSDM
7 35 (14.17%) RUP
8 32 (12.96%) Unit Testing
9 30 (12.15%) Web Development
10 28 (11.34%) Continuous Improvement
10 28 (11.34%) SOA
11 26 (10.53%) OOA/OOD
11 26 (10.53%) Release Management
12 23 (9.31%) OOD
13 22 (8.91%) UML
13 22 (8.91%) Pair Programming
13 22 (8.91%) BDD
13 22 (8.91%) User Stories
13 22 (8.91%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 95 (38.46%) Java
2 75 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 65 (26.32%) C#
4 45 (18.22%) SQL
5 27 (10.93%) Groovy
6 24 (9.72%) C++
7 23 (9.31%) Scala
8 22 (8.91%) VB.NET
9 18 (7.29%) Clojure
10 10 (4.05%) Perl
11 9 (3.64%) T-SQL
11 9 (3.64%) VB
12 5 (2.02%) PHP
12 5 (2.02%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.02%) Korn
13 4 (1.62%) C
13 4 (1.62%) Ruby
14 2 (0.81%) Python
14 2 (0.81%) XQuery
14 2 (0.81%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (11.34%) Degree
2 20 (8.10%) ISEB
3 7 (2.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (2.83%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.21%) PMP
5 3 (1.21%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.81%) HND
6 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.81%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.83%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (1.62%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 3 (1.21%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 66 (26.72%) Microsoft
2 40 (16.19%) Oracle
3 18 (7.29%) Twitter
4 15 (6.07%) IBM
5 13 (5.26%) Adobe
6 4 (1.62%) Perforce
6 4 (1.62%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.62%) T-Plan
7 3 (1.21%) Informatica
8 2 (0.81%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.81%) HP
8 2 (0.81%) iRise
8 2 (0.81%) Zend
9 1 (0.40%) JBoss
9 1 (0.40%) Alterian
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Newport
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swansea
Noir Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Acorn
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £45000 to £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum - company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newport
Pertemps ERP
Salary: 32k-36k + Bonus + Healthcare
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Pension Private Health Care
Posted: 20 days ago
Swansea
Kainos
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago