Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
15 Aug 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 366 325 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 35.02% 33.10% 30.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 38.89% 35.60% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 312 305 407
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,250 £28,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £54,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +8.11%

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 941 913 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 90.05% 92.97% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 784 805 1,061
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,850 £22,750
90th Percentile £63,675 £57,500 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 151 (41.26%) Scrum
2 123 (33.61%) Java
3 98 (26.78%) Finance
4 78 (21.31%) C#
5 77 (21.04%) Test Automation
6 74 (20.22%) TDD
7 60 (16.39%) SQL
8 57 (15.57%) .NET
8 57 (15.57%) JavaScript
9 47 (12.84%) BDD
10 46 (12.57%) DevOps
10 46 (12.57%) Selenium
10 46 (12.57%) Web Services
10 46 (12.57%) Spring
11 44 (12.02%) User Stories
11 44 (12.02%) SDLC
12 43 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
12 43 (11.75%) Degree
13 41 (11.20%) User Experience
13 41 (11.20%) SQL Server
14 39 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
15 36 (9.84%) Cucumber
15 36 (9.84%) Project Management
16 35 (9.56%) REST
17 34 (9.29%) AngularJS
17 34 (9.29%) Microsoft
18 33 (9.02%) Software Engineering
18 33 (9.02%) QA
19 32 (8.74%) Microservices
19 32 (8.74%) Problem-Solving

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 10 (2.73%) CMS
1 10 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (1.64%) Confluence
2 6 (1.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (1.37%) Cloud Foundry
3 5 (1.37%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.09%) Anypoint
4 4 (1.09%) Apache
4 4 (1.09%) JBoss
4 4 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.82%) Apache Airflow
5 3 (0.82%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.82%) IIS
5 3 (0.82%) SAS
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.55%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.55%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.66%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (2.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.37%) SaaS
5 4 (1.09%) IBM Cloud
5 4 (1.09%) Office 365
6 3 (0.82%) GitHub
6 3 (0.82%) PaaS
6 3 (0.82%) Slack
6 3 (0.82%) Trello
7 2 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (0.27%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.27%) AWS CodePipeline
8 1 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) Route 53
8 1 (0.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.73%) Internet
2 9 (2.46%) Hyperconnected
2 9 (2.46%) WPA
3 5 (1.37%) Firewall
4 4 (1.09%) HTTP
4 4 (1.09%) LAN
4 4 (1.09%) SMS
4 4 (1.09%) WAN
5 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.55%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.27%) DNS
7 1 (0.27%) Extranet
7 1 (0.27%) Intranet
7 1 (0.27%) Network Security
7 1 (0.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 30 (8.20%) Relational Database
3 23 (6.28%) NoSQL
4 19 (5.19%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (3.83%) MongoDB
6 12 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2016
8 10 (2.73%) Big Data
9 9 (2.46%) MySQL
10 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.09%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.82%) HPCC
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.55%) BusinessObjects
13 2 (0.55%) DataStage
13 2 (0.55%) Power BI
13 2 (0.55%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.55%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 46 (12.57%) Selenium
2 36 (9.84%) Cucumber
3 23 (6.28%) Git (software)
4 20 (5.46%) JIRA
5 17 (4.64%) WebDriver
6 15 (4.10%) Jenkins
7 13 (3.55%) JMeter
7 13 (3.55%) JUnit
7 13 (3.55%) SoapUI
8 10 (2.73%) Protractor
9 9 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (2.19%) Maven
11 6 (1.64%) Visual Studio
12 4 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (1.09%) Jasmine
12 4 (1.09%) Ranorex
13 3 (0.82%) Ant
13 3 (0.82%) Bitbucket
13 3 (0.82%) SpecFlow
13 3 (0.82%) Subversion
General
1 98 (26.78%) Finance
2 29 (7.92%) Banking
3 17 (4.64%) Marketing
3 17 (4.64%) Retail
4 10 (2.73%) Games
4 10 (2.73%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.19%) Advertising
6 7 (1.91%) Back Office
7 6 (1.64%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.09%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.55%) Law
9 2 (0.55%) Legal
10 1 (0.27%) Electronics
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.27%) Retail Finance
10 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 131 (35.79%) Developer
2 62 (16.94%) Analyst
3 33 (9.02%) .NET Developer
4 32 (8.74%) Business Analyst
5 31 (8.47%) Java Developer
6 26 (7.10%) C# Developer
7 22 (6.01%) Architect
8 20 (5.46%) Scrum Master
9 19 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
9 19 (5.19%) Software Developer
10 18 (4.92%) Test Analyst
11 16 (4.37%) Senior Developer
12 14 (3.83%) Product Owner
13 13 (3.55%) Test Engineer
14 12 (3.28%) Automation Test Analyst
14 12 (3.28%) Product Manager
15 11 (3.01%) ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 11 (3.01%) Test Automation Engineer
16 10 (2.73%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.57%) .NET
2 46 (12.57%) Spring
2 46 (12.57%) Web Services
3 35 (9.56%) REST
4 34 (9.29%) AngularJS
5 30 (8.20%) HTML
6 29 (7.92%) Spring Boot
7 23 (6.28%) RESTful
8 22 (6.01%) ASP.NET
9 18 (4.92%) CSS
9 18 (4.92%) WCF
10 17 (4.64%) KnockoutJS
10 17 (4.64%) SOAP
11 16 (4.37%) Kafka
12 15 (4.10%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (4.10%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (3.28%) Swagger
14 11 (3.01%) JSON
14 11 (3.01%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (3.01%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.20%) User Experience
2 29 (7.92%) Fintech
3 25 (6.83%) Computer Science
4 18 (4.92%) Cloud Native
5 17 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
6 16 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.28%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.73%) Management Information System
9 9 (2.46%) Data Structures
10 6 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.82%) 3D Graphics
11 3 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (0.55%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.27%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.27%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.27%) N-Tier
13 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
13 1 (0.27%) Social Media
13 1 (0.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.83%) Linux
2 10 (2.73%) Unix
3 6 (1.64%) Android
3 6 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.64%) Windows
4 4 (1.09%) CentOS
5 3 (0.82%) VMS
6 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.27%) Solaris
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (41.26%) Scrum
2 77 (21.04%) Test Automation
3 74 (20.22%) TDD
4 47 (12.84%) BDD
5 46 (12.57%) DevOps
6 44 (12.02%) SDLC
6 44 (12.02%) User Stories
7 43 (11.75%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (9.84%) Project Management
9 33 (9.02%) Software Engineering
10 32 (8.74%) Microservices
10 32 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
11 30 (8.20%) MVC
12 26 (7.10%) Coaching
12 26 (7.10%) Kanban
12 26 (7.10%) Mentoring
13 20 (5.46%) Configuration Management
14 19 (5.19%) OO
14 19 (5.19%) Unit Testing
15 17 (4.64%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 123 (33.61%) Java
2 78 (21.31%) C#
3 60 (16.39%) SQL
4 57 (15.57%) JavaScript
5 30 (8.20%) Python
6 26 (7.10%) Java 8
7 17 (4.64%) Ruby
8 14 (3.83%) Go
8 14 (3.83%) PHP
9 11 (3.01%) PowerShell
10 9 (2.46%) C++
11 8 (2.19%) Apex Code
12 7 (1.91%) Delphi
13 6 (1.64%) Bash Shell
13 6 (1.64%) C
13 6 (1.64%) Scala
14 4 (1.09%) PL/SQL
15 3 (0.82%) Perl
15 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 43 (11.75%) Degree
2 6 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.09%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.09%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.55%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.55%) CITP
4 2 (0.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.55%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.27%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.02%) QA
2 9 (2.46%) PMO
3 4 (1.09%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.09%) GDPR
4 2 (0.55%) P3O
5 1 (0.27%) COBIT
5 1 (0.27%) GCP
5 1 (0.27%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (5.74%) Docker
2 4 (1.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.27%) HDFS
3 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 15 (4.10%) Ansible
2 10 (2.73%) Terraform
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.55%) Kibana
4 2 (0.55%) Puppet
4 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.27%) Grafana
5 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.27%) Marathon
5 1 (0.27%) Mesos
5 1 (0.27%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.27%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 34 (9.29%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.65%) Oracle
3 11 (3.01%) Google
4 9 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.64%) MuleSoft
6 5 (1.37%) Adobe
6 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
6 5 (1.37%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.09%) Guidewire
7 4 (1.09%) OutSystems
7 4 (1.09%) Teradata
8 3 (0.82%) VMware
9 2 (0.55%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.55%) Cognos
9 2 (0.55%) IBM
9 2 (0.55%) Sybase
10 1 (0.27%) Apple
10 1 (0.27%) CA Agile Central
10 1 (0.27%) Progress
10 1 (0.27%) SAP