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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Scrum
Rank 16 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 165 112 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 11.91% 8.33% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.64% 10.70% 12.79%
Number of salaries quoted 148 100 108
Average salary £36,779 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £29,129 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £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
1127 1047 954
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 81.37% 77.84% 75.53%
Number of salaries quoted 925 914 846
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +5 162 £36,779 +0.76% 13
North Wales - 1 £27,000 - 1
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 295 (94.86%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (32.48%) .NET
3 100 (32.15%) C#
4 94 (30.23%) Java
5 87 (27.97%) MVC
6 84 (27.01%) JavaScript
7 78 (25.08%) SQL
8 70 (22.51%) HTML
9 69 (22.19%) SQL Server
10 66 (21.22%) ASP.NET
11 60 (19.29%) CSS
12 59 (18.97%) TDD
13 51 (16.40%) Microsoft
13 51 (16.40%) Degree
13 51 (16.40%) jQuery
14 50 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
15 49 (15.76%) Linux
16 47 (15.11%) SDLC
17 46 (14.79%) Web Services
18 44 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
19 41 (13.18%) Jenkins
20 40 (12.86%) User Experience
21 38 (12.22%) Product Management
22 37 (11.90%) Cucumber
22 37 (11.90%) Visual Studio
22 37 (11.90%) Perl
23 36 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
24 35 (11.25%) Finance
25 34 (10.93%) MS Excel
25 34 (10.93%) BDD

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 16 (5.14%) Confluence
2 10 (3.22%) Node.js
2 10 (3.22%) IIS
3 8 (2.57%) Apache
3 8 (2.57%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.96%) JBoss
6 2 (0.64%) SAS
6 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.32%) Tuxedo
7 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 34 (10.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.61%) INSURE/90
2 3 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.47%) PaaS
2 8 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.57%) GitHub
3 2 (0.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.22%) DVB
2 8 (2.57%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.61%) SAN
4 2 (0.64%) Broadband
5 1 (0.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (22.19%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.61%) MongoDB
3 28 (9.00%) Big Data
4 17 (5.47%) Data Mining
5 11 (3.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (3.54%) Oracle Database
5 11 (3.54%) Relational Database
6 9 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.89%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.25%) MySQL
7 7 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.93%) Amazon Redshift
9 5 (1.61%) DB2
10 3 (0.96%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.96%) Data Mart
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (13.18%) Jenkins
2 37 (11.90%) Cucumber
2 37 (11.90%) Visual Studio
3 31 (9.97%) Selenium
4 27 (8.68%) JIRA
5 23 (7.40%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (6.75%) JMeter
7 18 (5.79%) JUnit
8 15 (4.82%) Maven
9 14 (4.50%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.50%) Git (software)
10 12 (3.86%) Rhino Mocks
10 12 (3.86%) NUnit
11 10 (3.22%) Behat
11 10 (3.22%) TestLink
12 9 (2.89%) Subversion
12 9 (2.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 7 (2.25%) NetBeans
13 7 (2.25%) Ant
14 6 (1.93%) Hudson
General
1 35 (11.25%) Finance
2 29 (9.32%) Marketing
3 26 (8.36%) Advertising
4 25 (8.04%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.22%) Multimedia
6 9 (2.89%) Banking
7 7 (2.25%) Retail
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 135 (43.41%) Developer
2 57 (18.33%) Analyst
3 40 (12.86%) .NET Developer
4 35 (11.25%) Senior Developer
5 22 (7.07%) Test Analyst
6 21 (6.75%) Software Engineer
6 21 (6.75%) Lead Developer
7 17 (5.47%) ScrumMaster
8 15 (4.82%) Senior Analyst
8 15 (4.82%) Business Analyst
8 15 (4.82%) Product Manager
9 14 (4.50%) Web Developer
10 13 (4.18%) Java Developer
11 12 (3.86%) Tester
11 12 (3.86%) Project Manager
11 12 (3.86%) QA Analyst
12 11 (3.54%) Technical Leader
12 11 (3.54%) Front-End Developer
12 11 (3.54%) Quality Analyst
13 9 (2.89%) Automated Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (32.48%) .NET
2 70 (22.51%) HTML
3 66 (21.22%) ASP.NET
4 60 (19.29%) CSS
5 51 (16.40%) jQuery
6 50 (16.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 46 (14.79%) Web Services
8 32 (10.29%) HTML5
9 28 (9.00%) REST
10 25 (8.04%) RESTful
11 24 (7.72%) WCF
12 19 (6.11%) SOAP
12 19 (6.11%) CSS3
13 18 (5.79%) JSON
14 17 (5.47%) Spring
15 16 (5.14%) AngularJS
16 15 (4.82%) .NET Framework
17 14 (4.50%) J2EE
18 12 (3.86%) Castle Windsor
19 11 (3.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.86%) User Experience
2 36 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.07%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.14%) Client/Server
4 16 (5.14%) Statistics
5 11 (3.54%) Tandem
6 9 (2.89%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.89%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.93%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.61%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.61%) iSeries
8 5 (1.61%) DTV
9 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.96%) Life Science
10 3 (0.96%) Social Network
10 3 (0.96%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.32%) NHS
11 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 49 (15.76%) Linux
2 27 (8.68%) Windows
3 14 (4.50%) Android
3 14 (4.50%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.22%) CentOS
4 10 (3.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (2.89%) UNIX
6 4 (1.29%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 295 (94.86%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (27.97%) MVC
3 59 (18.97%) TDD
4 47 (15.11%) SDLC
5 44 (14.15%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (12.22%) Product Management
7 34 (10.93%) BDD
8 32 (10.29%) Software Engineering
9 26 (8.36%) OOP
10 25 (8.04%) E-Commerce
11 24 (7.72%) Mentoring
12 23 (7.40%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (7.07%) Project Management
13 22 (7.07%) User Stories
14 21 (6.75%) Test Automation
15 20 (6.43%) Software Testing
16 18 (5.79%) OO
17 17 (5.47%) Mobile Marketing
18 16 (5.14%) Web Development
19 15 (4.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 100 (32.15%) C#
2 94 (30.23%) Java
3 84 (27.01%) JavaScript
4 78 (25.08%) SQL
5 37 (11.90%) Perl
6 33 (10.61%) C++
7 27 (8.68%) PHP
8 26 (8.36%) Python
9 25 (8.04%) Bash Shell
10 19 (6.11%) Objective-C
11 16 (5.14%) VB.NET
11 16 (5.14%) Korn
12 15 (4.82%) Scala
13 10 (3.22%) T-SQL
14 9 (2.89%) C
15 8 (2.57%) Ruby
16 5 (1.61%) RPG
16 5 (1.61%) Groovy
16 5 (1.61%) RPG/400
16 5 (1.61%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 51 (16.40%) Degree
2 24 (7.72%) ISEB
3 10 (3.22%) HND
4 8 (2.57%) PMP
4 8 (2.57%) PMI Certification
5 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.32%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.32%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.68%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.36%) Oracle
3 15 (4.82%) Perforce
4 10 (3.22%) Red Hat
5 8 (2.57%) Twitter
6 7 (2.25%) TOWER Software
7 6 (1.93%) VMware
8 5 (1.61%) Sitecore
8 5 (1.61%) Facebook
9 4 (1.29%) SAP
10 3 (0.96%) HP
10 3 (0.96%) Zend
11 2 (0.64%) Google
11 2 (0.64%) Teradata
11 2 (0.64%) Citrix
11 2 (0.64%) Cisco
11 2 (0.64%) Apple
12 1 (0.32%) Informatica
12 1 (0.32%) Telerik
12 1 (0.32%) Casewise
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Moneysupermarket
Salary: £27,000 per annum and excellent benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
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Salary: From £44,000 to £56,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: excellent
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
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Integrity IT Solutions
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30,000 to £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £40k - 50k per year + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year
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