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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -12
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 162 82 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 12.61% 6.12% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.96% 7.43% 10.89%
Number of salaries quoted 140 69 88
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,100 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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
1015 1104 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 78.99% 82.39% 83.44%
Number of salaries quoted 878 947 746
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,051 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 +17 141 £35,000 -6.66% 9
West Wales +3 21 £30,000 -62.50% 2
Scrum
UK

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 309 (96.87%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (42.95%) .NET
3 118 (36.99%) C#
4 114 (35.74%) JavaScript
5 109 (34.17%) CSS
6 108 (33.86%) MVC
7 103 (32.29%) HTML
8 91 (28.53%) ASP.NET
9 87 (27.27%) SQL
10 79 (24.76%) SDLC
11 66 (20.69%) SQL Server
12 65 (20.38%) Microsoft
13 63 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
14 60 (18.81%) Java
15 55 (17.24%) jQuery
16 50 (15.67%) MS Excel
16 50 (15.67%) TDD
17 47 (14.73%) Finance
18 43 (13.48%) HTML5
19 42 (13.17%) User Experience
19 42 (13.17%) Linux
20 41 (12.85%) Degree
20 41 (12.85%) QA
21 38 (11.91%) Python
22 37 (11.60%) Computer Science
23 35 (10.97%) Visual Studio
23 35 (10.97%) AngularJS
24 33 (10.34%) Selenium
25 32 (10.03%) CSS3
26 30 (9.40%) WCF

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 27 (8.46%) Node.js
2 24 (7.52%) Tomcat
3 16 (5.02%) Apache
4 14 (4.39%) IIS
5 11 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
5 11 (3.45%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.25%) Confluence
6 4 (1.25%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.31%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.31%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 50 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.57%) MS Office
3 1 (0.31%) MS Project
3 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.39%) GitHub
1 14 (4.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (4.39%) SaaS
2 4 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.88%) HTTP
2 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 3 (0.94%) SAN
4 2 (0.63%) Extranet
4 2 (0.63%) Intranet
4 2 (0.63%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.31%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 23 (7.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.02%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (4.39%) Big Data
6 13 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 10 (3.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 10 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.51%) MySQL
9 7 (2.19%) OLAP
9 7 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
9 7 (2.19%) QlikView
9 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (2.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.88%) PostgreSQL
11 4 (1.25%) HPCC
12 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.94%) SSDT
13 2 (0.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (10.97%) Visual Studio
2 33 (10.34%) Selenium
3 30 (9.40%) Jenkins
4 27 (8.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (5.96%) Maven
6 17 (5.33%) Eclipse
7 16 (5.02%) Ant
7 16 (5.02%) JMeter
8 14 (4.39%) Git (software)
9 13 (4.08%) Gradle
9 13 (4.08%) IntelliJ
10 11 (3.45%) NUnit
11 10 (3.13%) Cucumber
11 10 (3.13%) JIRA
12 9 (2.82%) TeamCity
13 6 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 6 (1.88%) Bower
13 6 (1.88%) Grunt
13 6 (1.88%) gulp
13 6 (1.88%) SoapUI
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 13 (4.08%) Advertising
2 13 (4.08%) Marketing
3 12 (3.76%) Games
4 10 (3.13%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.88%) Retail
6 4 (1.25%) Banking
7 2 (0.63%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 150 (47.02%) Developer
2 80 (25.08%) Analyst
3 73 (22.88%) .NET Developer
4 42 (13.17%) Test Analyst
5 29 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 29 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 28 (8.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (8.78%) C# Developer
7 27 (8.46%) Software Developer
8 23 (7.21%) Senior Analyst
9 20 (6.27%) Senior .NET Developer
10 19 (5.96%) Team Leader
11 18 (5.64%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (5.64%) Senior Test Analyst
12 17 (5.33%) Java Developer
13 15 (4.70%) Lead Developer
13 15 (4.70%) Software Analyst
13 15 (4.70%) Software Test Analyst
14 14 (4.39%) Agile Developer
15 13 (4.08%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (42.95%) .NET
2 109 (34.17%) CSS
3 103 (32.29%) HTML
4 91 (28.53%) ASP.NET
5 63 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (17.24%) jQuery
7 43 (13.48%) HTML5
8 35 (10.97%) AngularJS
9 32 (10.03%) CSS3
10 30 (9.40%) WCF
11 27 (8.46%) Web Services
12 22 (6.90%) Spring
13 21 (6.58%) ASP.NET Web API
14 20 (6.27%) RESTful
15 19 (5.96%) .NET Framework
16 18 (5.64%) Hibernate
16 18 (5.64%) XML
17 17 (5.33%) REST
18 16 (5.02%) J2EE
19 14 (4.39%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.17%) User Experience
2 37 (11.60%) Computer Science
3 29 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
4 4 (1.25%) DTV
4 4 (1.25%) iSeries
5 3 (0.94%) AS400
6 2 (0.63%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.63%) Life Science
6 2 (0.63%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.63%) Tandem
7 1 (0.31%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.17%) Linux
2 28 (8.78%) Unix
3 21 (6.58%) Windows
4 4 (1.25%) CentOS
4 4 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 309 (96.87%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (33.86%) MVC
3 79 (24.76%) SDLC
4 50 (15.67%) TDD
5 29 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (9.09%) Kanban
6 28 (8.78%) Waterfall
7 27 (8.46%) Software Engineering
8 26 (8.15%) User Stories
9 25 (7.84%) BDD
10 24 (7.52%) Automated Testing
10 24 (7.52%) Front End Development
11 23 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
12 22 (6.90%) Test Scripting
13 21 (6.58%) OO
13 21 (6.58%) Performance Testing
13 21 (6.58%) Software Testing
13 21 (6.58%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (6.27%) Mentoring
15 19 (5.96%) UML
Programming Languages
1 118 (36.99%) C#
2 114 (35.74%) JavaScript
3 87 (27.27%) SQL
4 60 (18.81%) Java
5 38 (11.91%) Python
6 21 (6.58%) C++
7 17 (5.33%) Perl
8 15 (4.70%) Bash Shell
9 14 (4.39%) PHP
10 13 (4.08%) T-SQL
11 12 (3.76%) VB.NET
12 10 (3.13%) Ruby
12 10 (3.13%) Scala
13 6 (1.88%) C
14 5 (1.57%) Erlang
14 5 (1.57%) Haskell
14 5 (1.57%) Lisp
14 5 (1.57%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.57%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 41 (12.85%) Degree
2 24 (7.52%) ISEB
3 7 (2.19%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.88%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.63%) PMP
7 1 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (12.85%) QA
2 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.31%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.88%) Docker
2 2 (0.63%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.63%) Snort
3 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.25%) Ansible
1 4 (1.25%) Nagios
1 4 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.25%) yum
2 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Puppet
Vendors
1 65 (20.38%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.15%) Oracle
3 10 (3.13%) TOWER Software
4 7 (2.19%) Tableau
5 6 (1.88%) Perforce
6 4 (1.25%) AppDynamics
6 4 (1.25%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.25%) New Relic
6 4 (1.25%) Rackspace
6 4 (1.25%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.25%) Zend
7 3 (0.94%) Facebook
7 3 (0.94%) IBM
7 3 (0.94%) VMware
8 1 (0.31%) HP
8 1 (0.31%) SAP
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25k - £35k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Talent Spa
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Healthcare, Flexi
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago