The table below looks at the statistics for Scrum skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Scrum over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Scrum
Rank 15 6 12
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 14 8 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 23.73% 16.00% 18.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.42% 18.18% 24.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 22
Average salary £30,000 £42,055 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.66% -26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Scrum
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 44 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 89.83% 88.00% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 52 33 85
Average salary £34,000 £42,055 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.15% +12.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Scrum
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Scrum Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum across the West Wales region.

Scrum Salary Trend in West Wales

Scrum
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Scrum within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
Swansea -10 14 £30,000 -28.66%
Scrum
Wales

Scrum
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (70.59%) .NET
3 20 (58.82%) C#
3 20 (58.82%) MVC
4 18 (52.94%) OO
4 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
5 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (47.06%) TDD
6 16 (47.06%) NHibernate
6 16 (47.06%) Web Development
7 15 (44.12%) OOP
8 14 (41.18%) SDLC
8 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
8 14 (41.18%) SaaS
8 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 14 (41.18%) NUnit
9 8 (23.53%) Kanban
10 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
11 6 (17.65%) WinForms
11 6 (17.65%) Retail
11 6 (17.65%) Windows
11 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (17.65%) System Testing
11 6 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
12 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
12 5 (14.71%) SQL
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
12 5 (14.71%) Finance

Scrum
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT jobs across the West 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 14 (41.18%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (41.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) NUnit
2 2 (5.88%) Selenium
2 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (17.65%) Retail
2 5 (14.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (58.82%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 17 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 17 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (44.12%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Agile .NET Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Agile C# Developer
4 14 (41.18%) Agile Developer
5 8 (23.53%) Analyst
5 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
6 5 (14.71%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (14.71%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (14.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Test Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) .NET
2 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (47.06%) NHibernate
5 14 (41.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (17.65%) WinForms
7 4 (11.76%) CSS
7 4 (11.76%) HTML
7 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (5.88%) Ajax
8 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (5.88%) Symfony
8 2 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.94%) CSS3
9 1 (2.94%) HTML5
9 1 (2.94%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.94%) RequireJS
9 1 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (58.82%) MVC
3 18 (52.94%) OO
4 16 (47.06%) TDD
4 16 (47.06%) Web Development
5 15 (44.12%) OOP
6 14 (41.18%) SDLC
7 8 (23.53%) Kanban
8 7 (20.59%) Regression Testing
9 6 (17.65%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 6 (17.65%) System Testing
9 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Software Testing
10 3 (8.82%) Volume Testing
11 2 (5.88%) CRM
11 2 (5.88%) OOD
11 2 (5.88%) Open Source
11 2 (5.88%) User Stories
12 1 (2.94%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (58.82%) C#
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) ISEB
1 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft