Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 380 264 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 33.10% 31.43% 32.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.89% 33.72% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 321 252 435
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £53,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +11.11%

Agile Software Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,003 783 1,232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 87.37% 93.21% 89.40%
Number of salaries quoted 832 691 1,093
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -2.70%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £54,750
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.96%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cardiff.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Cardiff

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Cardiff over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 159 (41.84%) Scrum
2 134 (35.26%) Java
3 106 (27.89%) Finance
4 83 (21.84%) C#
5 80 (21.05%) Test Automation
6 74 (19.47%) JavaScript
7 66 (17.37%) TDD
8 61 (16.05%) SQL
9 57 (15.00%) .NET
10 54 (14.21%) Selenium
11 53 (13.95%) Web Services
12 52 (13.68%) Spring
13 49 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
14 46 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
15 44 (11.58%) Degree
15 44 (11.58%) User Stories
15 44 (11.58%) User Experience
16 43 (11.32%) Software Engineering
16 43 (11.32%) HTML
17 41 (10.79%) Microsoft
18 40 (10.53%) SDLC
19 39 (10.26%) QA
20 38 (10.00%) Unit Testing
20 38 (10.00%) Microservices
21 37 (9.74%) DevOps
22 36 (9.47%) REST
22 36 (9.47%) SQL Server
23 35 (9.21%) BDD
23 35 (9.21%) NoSQL
23 35 (9.21%) Spring Boot

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (2.89%) Confluence
2 6 (1.58%) Apache Spark
2 6 (1.58%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.58%) JBoss
2 6 (1.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (1.58%) SAS
2 6 (1.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.32%) Anypoint
3 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (1.32%) IIS
4 4 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.05%) Tomcat
5 3 (0.79%) CMS
5 3 (0.79%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.53%) Apache
6 2 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.26%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.26%) BPCS
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.26%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 49 (12.89%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (7.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.68%) Office 365
4 13 (3.42%) Google Cloud Platform
5 8 (2.11%) GitHub
5 8 (2.11%) SaaS
6 6 (1.58%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.05%) IBM Cloud
7 4 (1.05%) Slack
7 4 (1.05%) Trello
8 3 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 3 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.53%) PaaS
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.26%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.26%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.26%) IaaS
10 1 (0.26%) npm
10 1 (0.26%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.37%) WPA
2 7 (1.84%) HTTP
3 6 (1.58%) Internet
4 5 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.32%) Skype
4 5 (1.32%) VoIP
5 4 (1.05%) DHCP
5 4 (1.05%) DNS
5 4 (1.05%) Firewall
5 4 (1.05%) LAN
5 4 (1.05%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.05%) WAN
6 3 (0.79%) Hyperconnected
6 3 (0.79%) SMS
7 1 (0.26%) Extranet
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (9.47%) SQL Server
2 35 (9.21%) NoSQL
3 27 (7.11%) Relational Database
4 15 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.68%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (2.63%) Big Data
7 9 (2.37%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.84%) SQL Server 2016
9 7 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.58%) Power BI
11 5 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.32%) DB2
11 5 (1.32%) PowerPivot
11 5 (1.32%) SAS EBI
12 4 (1.05%) HPCC
12 4 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
13 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 2 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 2 (0.53%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 54 (14.21%) Selenium
2 29 (7.63%) Cucumber
3 28 (7.37%) JIRA
4 26 (6.84%) Git (software)
5 15 (3.95%) JMeter
6 14 (3.68%) JUnit
6 14 (3.68%) SoapUI
6 14 (3.68%) WebDriver
7 11 (2.89%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.37%) Protractor
9 7 (1.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (1.84%) Maven
10 6 (1.58%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.32%) Bitbucket
12 4 (1.05%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.79%) CircleCI
13 3 (0.79%) Sonatype Nexus
13 3 (0.79%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 106 (27.89%) Finance
2 21 (5.53%) Banking
3 16 (4.21%) Marketing
4 14 (3.68%) Retail
5 12 (3.16%) Games
6 8 (2.11%) Back Office
7 7 (1.84%) Advertising
8 4 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.05%) Legal
9 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.53%) Electronics
10 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.26%) Law
11 1 (0.26%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.26%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 137 (36.05%) Developer
2 61 (16.05%) Analyst
3 33 (8.68%) Java Developer
4 29 (7.63%) Business Analyst
4 29 (7.63%) Software Developer
5 27 (7.11%) .NET Developer
6 26 (6.84%) Architect
7 21 (5.53%) Java Engineer
8 20 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 19 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 19 (5.00%) Software Engineer
10 16 (4.21%) Scrum Master
11 15 (3.95%) QA Engineer
12 14 (3.68%) Senior Developer
13 13 (3.42%) Automation Test Analyst
13 13 (3.42%) C# .NET Developer
14 12 (3.16%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 12 (3.16%) Test Leader
15 11 (2.89%) Development Manager
15 11 (2.89%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.00%) .NET
2 53 (13.95%) Web Services
3 52 (13.68%) Spring
4 43 (11.32%) HTML
5 36 (9.47%) REST
6 35 (9.21%) Spring Boot
7 23 (6.05%) AngularJS
7 23 (6.05%) CSS
8 22 (5.79%) ASP.NET
9 21 (5.53%) XML
10 20 (5.26%) React
11 18 (4.74%) SOAP
12 17 (4.47%) Swagger
13 16 (4.21%) JSON
14 15 (3.95%) jQuery
14 15 (3.95%) WCF
15 14 (3.68%) .NET Framework
15 14 (3.68%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (3.42%) RESTful
17 12 (3.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 44 (11.58%) User Experience
2 32 (8.42%) Fintech
3 28 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 18 (4.74%) Cloud Native
6 16 (4.21%) Mobile App
7 14 (3.68%) Greenfield Project
8 10 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.37%) Self-Motivation
10 8 (2.11%) Data Structures
11 7 (1.84%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.79%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.79%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.53%) Data Centre
14 1 (0.26%) Client/Server
14 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Software
14 1 (0.26%) Linux Command Line
14 1 (0.26%) Online Banking
14 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 16 (4.21%) Linux
2 15 (3.95%) Windows
3 9 (2.37%) Unix
4 5 (1.32%) Android
4 5 (1.32%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.05%) CentOS
6 3 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.79%) VMS
7 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (41.84%) Scrum
2 80 (21.05%) Test Automation
3 66 (17.37%) TDD
4 46 (12.11%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (11.58%) User Stories
6 43 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 40 (10.53%) SDLC
8 38 (10.00%) Microservices
8 38 (10.00%) Unit Testing
9 37 (9.74%) DevOps
10 35 (9.21%) BDD
11 33 (8.68%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (8.68%) Project Management
12 30 (7.89%) MVC
13 28 (7.37%) Continuous Improvement
14 27 (7.11%) Coaching
15 24 (6.32%) Mentoring
16 21 (5.53%) Business Analysis
16 21 (5.53%) Configuration Management
16 21 (5.53%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 134 (35.26%) Java
2 83 (21.84%) C#
3 74 (19.47%) JavaScript
4 61 (16.05%) SQL
5 32 (8.42%) Python
6 23 (6.05%) Java 8
7 16 (4.21%) Go
8 11 (2.89%) PHP
9 7 (1.84%) Delphi
9 7 (1.84%) Scala
10 6 (1.58%) Ruby
11 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.32%) C
11 5 (1.32%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 5 (1.32%) PowerShell
11 5 (1.32%) VBA
12 4 (1.05%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.79%) C++
13 3 (0.79%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.79%) XPath
Qualifications
1 44 (11.58%) Degree
2 7 (1.84%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (1.84%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.53%) CITP
4 2 (0.53%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (10.26%) QA
2 5 (1.32%) PMO
3 2 (0.53%) P3O
3 2 (0.53%) SLA
4 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (6.84%) Docker
2 6 (1.58%) XenApp
3 4 (1.05%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.05%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.26%) HDFS
4 1 (0.26%) Varnish
4 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (2.37%) Ansible
2 5 (1.32%) Terraform
3 4 (1.05%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.79%) Nagios
5 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.53%) Puppet
5 2 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.26%) Kibana
6 1 (0.26%) Packer
6 1 (0.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (10.79%) Microsoft
2 22 (5.79%) Oracle
3 18 (4.74%) Google
4 8 (2.11%) MuleSoft
5 6 (1.58%) Citrix
5 6 (1.58%) VMware
6 5 (1.32%) Adobe
6 5 (1.32%) Apple
6 5 (1.32%) Avaya
6 5 (1.32%) Freshdesk
6 5 (1.32%) Guidewire
6 5 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.05%) OutSystems
8 3 (0.79%) Dell
8 3 (0.79%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (0.79%) EqualLogic
8 3 (0.79%) Nexenta
8 3 (0.79%) SAP
9 2 (0.53%) Cognos
9 2 (0.53%) Sybase