Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Dec 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 372 276 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 33.97% 34.41% 34.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.53% 36.27% 37.27%
Number of salaries quoted 320 257 442
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,725
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.03% +4.79%

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 941 761 1,229
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 85.94% 94.89% 92.13%
Number of salaries quoted 774 680 1,121
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,500 £24,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £56,250
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

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 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 145 (38.98%) Scrum
2 126 (33.87%) Java
3 110 (29.57%) Finance
4 87 (23.39%) C#
5 84 (22.58%) JavaScript
6 67 (18.01%) Test Automation
7 65 (17.47%) HTML
8 63 (16.94%) SQL
9 61 (16.40%) Microsoft
10 60 (16.13%) .NET
11 58 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
12 52 (13.98%) Web Services
13 49 (13.17%) TDD
14 48 (12.90%) Degree
15 46 (12.37%) SQL Server
16 44 (11.83%) Spring
17 43 (11.56%) Unit Testing
18 41 (11.02%) QA
18 41 (11.02%) Selenium
18 41 (11.02%) DevOps
19 40 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (10.48%) User Experience
21 38 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
21 38 (10.22%) CSS
22 36 (9.68%) NoSQL
23 34 (9.14%) XML
23 34 (9.14%) Project Management
23 34 (9.14%) SDLC
24 33 (8.87%) Microservices
24 33 (8.87%) Software Engineering

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 13 (3.49%) Confluence
2 9 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.15%) JBoss
4 7 (1.88%) MS Exchange
5 6 (1.61%) Apache
5 6 (1.61%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.61%) IIS
6 5 (1.34%) Anypoint
6 5 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.34%) SAS
7 4 (1.08%) CMS
7 4 (1.08%) WordPress
8 3 (0.81%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.81%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.54%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.27%) nginx
10 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.27%) InVision
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.27%) BPCS
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.27%) Lawson
Cloud Services
1 58 (15.59%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (10.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 12 (3.23%) Office 365
5 9 (2.42%) SaaS
6 8 (2.15%) GitHub
7 6 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.08%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.81%) Slack
9 3 (0.81%) Trello
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (0.27%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.27%) IaaS
10 1 (0.27%) npm
10 1 (0.27%) PaaS
10 1 (0.27%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.42%) WPA
2 7 (1.88%) HTTP
3 6 (1.61%) Skype
4 5 (1.34%) DHCP
4 5 (1.34%) DNS
4 5 (1.34%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.34%) VoIP
5 4 (1.08%) Firewall
5 4 (1.08%) SSL
5 4 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.81%) SMS
7 2 (0.54%) Internet
7 2 (0.54%) SNMP
8 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (12.37%) SQL Server
2 36 (9.68%) NoSQL
3 21 (5.65%) Relational Database
4 15 (4.03%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (2.96%) Big Data
6 11 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 10 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.15%) MySQL
9 6 (1.61%) DB2
9 6 (1.61%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.61%) Power BI
10 5 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.34%) PowerPivot
10 5 (1.34%) SAS EBI
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.08%) HPCC
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server 2016
11 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 41 (11.02%) Selenium
2 33 (8.87%) Git (software)
3 29 (7.80%) JIRA
4 18 (4.84%) Cucumber
5 15 (4.03%) JMeter
5 15 (4.03%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (3.76%) SoapUI
7 10 (2.69%) WebDriver
8 9 (2.42%) Jenkins
9 8 (2.15%) JUnit
10 7 (1.88%) Maven
10 7 (1.88%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (1.34%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.08%) Bitbucket
13 4 (1.08%) Bugzilla
13 4 (1.08%) Protractor
13 4 (1.08%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (1.08%) SpecFlow
14 3 (0.81%) Hudson
General
1 110 (29.57%) Finance
2 17 (4.57%) Advertising
3 16 (4.30%) Marketing
4 15 (4.03%) Games
5 11 (2.96%) Banking
5 11 (2.96%) Retail
6 9 (2.42%) Back Office
7 6 (1.61%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.34%) Electronics
8 5 (1.34%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.81%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.27%) Retail Finance
11 1 (0.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 149 (40.05%) Developer
2 53 (14.25%) Analyst
3 35 (9.41%) Java Developer
4 33 (8.87%) Software Developer
5 30 (8.06%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.45%) Architect
6 24 (6.45%) Java Engineer
7 21 (5.65%) .NET Developer
8 20 (5.38%) Software Engineer
9 18 (4.84%) Senior Developer
10 15 (4.03%) Development Manager
10 15 (4.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 14 (3.76%) C# Developer
11 14 (3.76%) QA Engineer
11 14 (3.76%) Test Leader
12 13 (3.49%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 12 (3.23%) Python Developer
13 12 (3.23%) Software Development Manager
13 12 (3.23%) Software Manager
14 11 (2.96%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (17.47%) HTML
2 60 (16.13%) .NET
3 52 (13.98%) Web Services
4 44 (11.83%) Spring
5 38 (10.22%) CSS
6 34 (9.14%) XML
7 30 (8.06%) Spring Boot
8 29 (7.80%) REST
9 26 (6.99%) AngularJS
9 26 (6.99%) HTML5
10 25 (6.72%) React
11 20 (5.38%) ASP.NET
12 18 (4.84%) SOAP
13 17 (4.57%) Swagger
14 16 (4.30%) jQuery
15 14 (3.76%) JSON
16 13 (3.49%) .NET Framework
17 11 (2.96%) RxJava
17 11 (2.96%) Sass
18 10 (2.69%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 39 (10.48%) User Experience
2 32 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.80%) Fintech
4 28 (7.53%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (4.03%) Mobile App
6 14 (3.76%) Cloud Native
7 13 (3.49%) Analytical Mindset
8 11 (2.96%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.34%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
10 3 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.54%) Data Centre
11 2 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.54%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.27%) Animation
12 1 (0.27%) Life Science
12 1 (0.27%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.27%) NHS
12 1 (0.27%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.11%) Linux
2 18 (4.84%) Windows
3 10 (2.69%) Unix
4 6 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.08%) Android
5 4 (1.08%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.08%) CentOS
5 4 (1.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.81%) VMS
6 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (38.98%) Scrum
2 67 (18.01%) Test Automation
3 49 (13.17%) TDD
4 43 (11.56%) Unit Testing
5 41 (11.02%) DevOps
6 40 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
7 34 (9.14%) Project Management
7 34 (9.14%) SDLC
8 33 (8.87%) Microservices
8 33 (8.87%) Software Engineering
8 33 (8.87%) User Stories
9 28 (7.53%) Mentoring
10 26 (6.99%) Continuous Improvement
10 26 (6.99%) MVC
11 25 (6.72%) BDD
11 25 (6.72%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (6.45%) Business Analysis
13 23 (6.18%) Continuous Delivery
14 22 (5.91%) Test Scripting
15 21 (5.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 126 (33.87%) Java
2 87 (23.39%) C#
3 84 (22.58%) JavaScript
4 63 (16.94%) SQL
5 30 (8.06%) Python
6 28 (7.53%) PHP
7 19 (5.11%) Java 8
8 13 (3.49%) Go
9 8 (2.15%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.88%) Delphi
10 7 (1.88%) VBA
11 6 (1.61%) C++
11 6 (1.61%) Scala
12 5 (1.34%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 5 (1.34%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.08%) Apex Code
13 4 (1.08%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.08%) C
13 4 (1.08%) Perl
13 4 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 48 (12.90%) Degree
2 11 (2.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.15%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.54%) CISSP
6 2 (0.54%) MCP
6 2 (0.54%) PMP
6 2 (0.54%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (11.02%) QA
2 7 (1.88%) PMO
3 3 (0.81%) SLA
4 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.54%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) P3O
System Software
1 25 (6.72%) Docker
2 7 (1.88%) XenApp
3 5 (1.34%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.27%) Varnish
4 1 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (2.15%) Ansible
2 5 (1.34%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.34%) Terraform
3 3 (0.81%) Nagios
3 3 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.81%) Puppet
4 2 (0.54%) SCOM
5 1 (0.27%) Packer
5 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (16.40%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.11%) Google
3 18 (4.84%) Oracle
4 9 (2.42%) SAP
5 8 (2.15%) MuleSoft
6 7 (1.88%) Apple
6 7 (1.88%) Citrix
6 7 (1.88%) VMware
7 5 (1.34%) Avaya
7 5 (1.34%) Freshdesk
7 5 (1.34%) Guidewire
7 5 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.08%) IBM
8 4 (1.08%) OutSystems
8 4 (1.08%) ServiceNow
9 3 (0.81%) Cognos
9 3 (0.81%) Dell
9 3 (0.81%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (0.81%) EqualLogic
9 3 (0.81%) Twitter