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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 29 21 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 94 81 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 6.81% 8.11% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.39% 10.24% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 82 73 83
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £31,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +4.93%
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
1120 791 863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.16% 79.18% 74.91%
Number of salaries quoted 949 662 728
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,100 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -5 87 £37,500 -15.73% 19
West Wales +9 6 £80,000 +113.33% 8
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 173 (89.64%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (35.75%) Java
3 64 (33.16%) .NET
4 62 (32.12%) JavaScript
4 62 (32.12%) TDD
5 61 (31.61%) C#
6 57 (29.53%) HTML
7 49 (25.39%) SQL Server
7 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
8 41 (21.24%) MVC
9 40 (20.73%) ASP.NET
10 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
11 35 (18.13%) SQL
12 33 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (16.58%) BDD
14 31 (16.06%) jQuery
15 30 (15.54%) CSS
16 29 (15.03%) MS Excel
17 28 (14.51%) Web Services
17 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC
18 26 (13.47%) Perl
19 24 (12.44%) C++
19 24 (12.44%) OOP
19 24 (12.44%) Web Development
19 24 (12.44%) WCF
20 23 (11.92%) Oracle
20 23 (11.92%) Finance
20 23 (11.92%) Mentoring
21 19 (9.84%) HTML5
21 19 (9.84%) XML

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (5.18%) Confluence
2 6 (3.11%) IIS
3 5 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.55%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.55%) Node.js
5 2 (1.04%) ColdFusion
5 2 (1.04%) CMS
5 2 (1.04%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 29 (15.03%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.04%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.07%) GitHub
3 3 (1.55%) PaaS
4 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.25%) TCP/IP
2 9 (4.66%) HTTP
3 5 (2.59%) DVB
4 3 (1.55%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.04%) Internet
6 1 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.52%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (25.39%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.33%) Relational Database
3 15 (7.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (7.25%) MongoDB
5 9 (4.66%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.66%) Big Data
6 6 (3.11%) Oracle Database
6 6 (3.11%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.11%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.59%) MySQL
7 5 (2.59%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.07%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.55%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (1.55%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.55%) OLTP
9 3 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.55%) OLAP
10 2 (1.04%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 17 (8.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (7.77%) Jenkins
3 13 (6.74%) Rhino Mocks
3 13 (6.74%) Cucumber
3 13 (6.74%) NUnit
4 12 (6.22%) Selenium
5 10 (5.18%) JIRA
5 10 (5.18%) JUnit
6 8 (4.15%) Eclipse
6 8 (4.15%) TestLink
7 7 (3.63%) Moq
7 7 (3.63%) Visual Studio
7 7 (3.63%) MSTest
8 6 (3.11%) JMeter
9 4 (2.07%) Xcode
10 3 (1.55%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.55%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.55%) Fiddler
10 3 (1.55%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (11.92%) Finance
2 17 (8.81%) Advertising
3 9 (4.66%) Multimedia
4 5 (2.59%) Marketing
4 5 (2.59%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.55%) Banking
6 2 (1.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 95 (49.22%) Developer
2 30 (15.54%) .NET Developer
3 27 (13.99%) Software Engineer
4 17 (8.81%) Team Leader
5 16 (8.29%) Software Developer
6 15 (7.77%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.18%) Development Team Leader
7 10 (5.18%) Delivery Manager
7 10 (5.18%) Senior Developer
8 9 (4.66%) ScrumMaster
9 8 (4.15%) Head of Development
9 8 (4.15%) Software Manager
9 8 (4.15%) Test Engineer
9 8 (4.15%) Web Developer
9 8 (4.15%) Web Team Leader
10 7 (3.63%) Analyst
11 6 (3.11%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.11%) QA Engineer
11 6 (3.11%) Web Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (33.16%) .NET
2 57 (29.53%) HTML
3 40 (20.73%) ASP.NET
4 31 (16.06%) jQuery
5 30 (15.54%) CSS
6 28 (14.51%) Web Services
6 28 (14.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (12.44%) WCF
8 19 (9.84%) XML
8 19 (9.84%) HTML5
9 15 (7.77%) J2EE
9 15 (7.77%) .NET Framework
10 13 (6.74%) SOAP
10 13 (6.74%) Spring
10 13 (6.74%) Castle Windsor
11 12 (6.22%) Mojolicious
12 11 (5.70%) REST
13 10 (5.18%) JSON
14 9 (4.66%) RESTful
15 7 (3.63%) Spring.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) Open Source
2 12 (6.22%) User Experience
3 10 (5.18%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.66%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.66%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (4.15%) Statistics
5 8 (4.15%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.63%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (3.11%) DTV
7 6 (3.11%) Tandem
8 5 (2.59%) Mathematics
9 4 (2.07%) Physics
9 4 (2.07%) GIS
10 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
10 3 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.55%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.04%) iPhone
11 2 (1.04%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.04%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.33%) Linux
2 12 (6.22%) Windows
3 10 (5.18%) CentOS
4 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (3.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.59%) UNIX
6 3 (1.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (89.64%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (32.12%) TDD
3 41 (21.24%) MVC
4 36 (18.65%) Software Engineering
5 33 (17.10%) Continuous Integration
6 32 (16.58%) BDD
7 24 (12.44%) Web Development
7 24 (12.44%) OOP
8 23 (11.92%) Mentoring
9 18 (9.33%) OO
10 15 (7.77%) OOD
11 12 (6.22%) Regression Testing
12 11 (5.70%) Unit Testing
12 11 (5.70%) Web Application Development
13 10 (5.18%) Bug Management
13 10 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.18%) Product Management
14 9 (4.66%) Project Management
14 9 (4.66%) Coaching
15 8 (4.15%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 69 (35.75%) Java
2 62 (32.12%) JavaScript
3 61 (31.61%) C#
4 35 (18.13%) SQL
5 26 (13.47%) Perl
6 24 (12.44%) C++
7 17 (8.81%) VB.NET
8 15 (7.77%) Python
8 15 (7.77%) PHP
9 13 (6.74%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.74%) Scala
10 12 (6.22%) Bash Shell
11 11 (5.70%) Ruby
11 11 (5.70%) Korn
12 10 (5.18%) Objective-C
13 8 (4.15%) C
14 4 (2.07%) VC++
14 4 (2.07%) VB
15 3 (1.55%) RPG
15 3 (1.55%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (9.84%) Degree
2 8 (4.15%) VCP4
3 4 (2.07%) SC Cleared
3 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.55%) ISEB
4 3 (1.55%) PMP
4 3 (1.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
2 23 (11.92%) Oracle
3 10 (5.18%) Red Hat
4 7 (3.63%) TOWER Software
5 5 (2.59%) Perforce
5 5 (2.59%) HP
6 3 (1.55%) Informatica
6 3 (1.55%) SAP
7 2 (1.04%) Google
7 2 (1.04%) Facebook
7 2 (1.04%) Twitter
8 1 (0.52%) Zend
8 1 (0.52%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.52%) Teradata
8 1 (0.52%) Hyland
Swansea, Wales
City and County of Swansea
Salary: £40,217 - £43,892
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, Wales
City and County of Swansea
Salary: £40,217 - £43,892
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
City and County of Swansea
Salary: £40,217 - £43,892
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
City and County of Swansea
Salary: £40,217 - £43,892
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
City and Council of Swansea
Salary: From £40,217 to £43,892 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
City and Council of Swansea
Salary: From £40,217 to £43,892 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bridgend
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Newport
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago