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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Scrum
Rank 31 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 75 141 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 5.84% 10.52% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.68% 13.23% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 126 38
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,242 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £60,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
976 1066 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.95% 79.55% 68.91%
Number of salaries quoted 839 952 664
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -8 69 £35,000 -14.63% 13
West Wales 0 3 £37,500 +10.29%
North Wales - 2 £41,500 -
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 156 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (36.63%) Java
3 59 (34.30%) HTML
4 56 (32.56%) TDD
5 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
6 52 (30.23%) .NET
7 41 (23.84%) C#
8 37 (21.51%) CSS
8 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
9 35 (20.35%) Software Engineering
10 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
10 34 (19.77%) SQL
10 34 (19.77%) BDD
11 33 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
12 31 (18.02%) ASP.NET
13 30 (17.44%) C++
14 28 (16.28%) MVC
15 27 (15.70%) Web Services
16 25 (14.53%) XML
16 25 (14.53%) Finance
17 23 (13.37%) Degree
18 22 (12.79%) jQuery
18 22 (12.79%) MS Excel
19 20 (11.63%) Python
20 19 (11.05%) OO
20 19 (11.05%) Mentoring
21 18 (10.47%) Unit Testing
22 17 (9.88%) Spring
22 17 (9.88%) Linux
22 17 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (6.40%) Confluence
2 3 (1.74%) ColdFusion
2 3 (1.74%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.16%) CMS
3 2 (1.16%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.16%) Node.js
3 2 (1.16%) IIS
3 2 (1.16%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) JBoss
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.91%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.74%) GitHub
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.14%) TCP/IP
2 12 (6.98%) HTTP
3 7 (4.07%) Wireshark
4 4 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) DVB
5 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.58%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (19.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (5.81%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.49%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.49%) NoSQL
5 5 (2.91%) MySQL
5 5 (2.91%) Big Data
6 4 (2.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.74%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.16%) OLTP
8 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.16%) OLAP
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.16%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (9.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (9.30%) Jenkins
3 14 (8.14%) Selenium
4 11 (6.40%) JIRA
5 9 (5.23%) Cucumber
6 8 (4.65%) TestLink
6 8 (4.65%) Visual Studio
7 7 (4.07%) JUnit
7 7 (4.07%) Fiddler
8 5 (2.91%) Eclipse
9 4 (2.33%) JMeter
9 4 (2.33%) Maven
9 4 (2.33%) Git (software)
9 4 (2.33%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.74%) Mercurial
10 3 (1.74%) FitNesse
10 3 (1.74%) Subversion
11 2 (1.16%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.16%) NUnit
11 2 (1.16%) MSTest
General
1 25 (14.53%) Finance
2 14 (8.14%) Advertising
3 9 (5.23%) Multimedia
4 8 (4.65%) Banking
5 7 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 81 (47.09%) Developer
2 29 (16.86%) Software Engineer
3 20 (11.63%) Java Developer
4 17 (9.88%) Web Developer
5 16 (9.30%) Team Leader
6 15 (8.72%) Test Engineer
7 14 (8.14%) .NET Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Analyst
7 14 (8.14%) Software Developer
7 14 (8.14%) ScrumMaster
8 13 (7.56%) Senior Developer
9 11 (6.40%) Test Analyst
10 10 (5.81%) Development Team Leader
11 8 (4.65%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
12 7 (4.07%) Software Test Engineer
12 7 (4.07%) Senior Software Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) Lead Developer
13 6 (3.49%) QA Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) C Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (34.30%) HTML
2 52 (30.23%) .NET
3 37 (21.51%) CSS
4 31 (18.02%) ASP.NET
5 27 (15.70%) Web Services
6 25 (14.53%) XML
7 22 (12.79%) jQuery
8 17 (9.88%) Spring
8 17 (9.88%) HTML5
9 16 (9.30%) .NET Framework
9 16 (9.30%) WCF
10 14 (8.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (6.98%) REST
11 12 (6.98%) JSON
11 12 (6.98%) J2EE
12 10 (5.81%) XSLT
13 9 (5.23%) SOAP
14 7 (4.07%) Hibernate
14 7 (4.07%) RESTful
14 7 (4.07%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.40%) User Experience
2 10 (5.81%) Computer Science
3 9 (5.23%) DTV
3 9 (5.23%) Open Source
4 5 (2.91%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.33%) Physics
5 4 (2.33%) GIS
5 4 (2.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.74%) iPhone
6 3 (1.74%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.74%) Statistics
7 2 (1.16%) Graphic Design
7 2 (1.16%) RIA
7 2 (1.16%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.88%) Linux
2 12 (6.98%) Windows
3 10 (5.81%) CentOS
4 9 (5.23%) UNIX
5 6 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.49%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.74%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (90.70%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.56%) TDD
3 35 (20.35%) Software Engineering
4 34 (19.77%) BDD
5 33 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (16.28%) MVC
7 19 (11.05%) OO
7 19 (11.05%) Mentoring
8 18 (10.47%) Unit Testing
9 17 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (9.30%) OOP
11 15 (8.72%) Regression Testing
12 14 (8.14%) Web Development
13 13 (7.56%) OOD
14 10 (5.81%) Pair Programming
14 10 (5.81%) Automation Testing
14 10 (5.81%) Bug Management
15 9 (5.23%) User Stories
15 9 (5.23%) Automated Testing
15 9 (5.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 63 (36.63%) Java
2 54 (31.40%) JavaScript
3 41 (23.84%) C#
4 34 (19.77%) SQL
5 30 (17.44%) C++
6 20 (11.63%) Python
7 16 (9.30%) Ruby
7 16 (9.30%) Perl
8 14 (8.14%) Korn
8 14 (8.14%) VB.NET
8 14 (8.14%) Bash Shell
9 13 (7.56%) PHP
10 11 (6.40%) T-SQL
10 11 (6.40%) C
11 6 (3.49%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.91%) Scala
13 4 (2.33%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.33%) TypeScript
13 4 (2.33%) Groovy
13 4 (2.33%) VC++
Qualifications
1 23 (13.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.07%) ISEB
3 6 (3.49%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.74%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMP
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 37 (21.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.56%) Red Hat
3 11 (6.40%) Oracle
4 5 (2.91%) TOWER Software
5 4 (2.33%) HP
6 3 (1.74%) Informatica
7 2 (1.16%) Perforce
7 2 (1.16%) Google
8 1 (0.58%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Hyland
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.58%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 13 hours ago
Port Talbot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cwmbran
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Sanderson
Salary: £0.00 - £35 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 23 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Vizolution
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago