Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Scrum skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Scrum over the 6 months to 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 7 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 +6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 155 142 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 13.74% 17.62% 14.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.96% 18.61% 15.68%
Number of salaries quoted 133 130 182
Cardiff median annual salary £43,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,175 £24,550
90th Percentile £63,500 £57,600 £47,500
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +18.06% +2.86%

Scrum 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 971 763 1,237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.08% 94.67% 91.97%
Number of salaries quoted 799 682 1,121
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Cardiff

Scrum
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Scrum in Cardiff

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Cardiff over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 148 (95.48%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.10%) C#
3 41 (26.45%) Java
3 41 (26.45%) JavaScript
4 39 (25.16%) Finance
5 37 (23.87%) TDD
6 34 (21.94%) .NET
7 31 (20.00%) Test Automation
8 27 (17.42%) HTML
9 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
9 25 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (16.13%) User Experience
10 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
12 22 (14.19%) SQL
12 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
13 21 (13.55%) Python
13 21 (13.55%) Unit Testing
14 20 (12.90%) Web Services
14 20 (12.90%) MVC
14 20 (12.90%) SDLC
15 19 (12.26%) Kanban
15 19 (12.26%) Software Engineering
16 18 (11.61%) CSS
16 18 (11.61%) User Stories
17 17 (10.97%) Relational Database
17 17 (10.97%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (10.97%) Selenium
18 16 (10.32%) Degree
18 16 (10.32%) Problem-Solving

Scrum
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 7 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.87%) Confluence
2 6 (3.87%) JBoss
3 5 (3.23%) Anypoint
3 5 (3.23%) SAS
4 3 (1.94%) IIS
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.65%) CMS
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.84%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.52%) Office 365
4 5 (3.23%) SaaS
5 3 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.94%) GitHub
5 3 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.94%) Slack
5 3 (1.94%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.81%) HTTP
2 5 (3.23%) HTTPS
2 5 (3.23%) WPA
3 3 (1.94%) DNS
4 2 (1.29%) SMS
5 1 (0.65%) Internet
5 1 (0.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.87%) DB2
6 5 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (3.23%) Power BI
6 5 (3.23%) PowerPivot
6 5 (3.23%) SAS EBI
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.58%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.94%) Big Data
8 3 (1.94%) MySQL
8 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.29%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.97%) Selenium
2 14 (9.03%) Git (software)
3 12 (7.74%) JIRA
4 11 (7.10%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
5 6 (3.87%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.58%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.58%) Maven
6 4 (2.58%) SpecFlow
7 3 (1.94%) CircleCI
7 3 (1.94%) Gatling
7 3 (1.94%) JMeter
7 3 (1.94%) JUnit
7 3 (1.94%) Protractor
7 3 (1.94%) Pylint
7 3 (1.94%) Rational DOORS
7 3 (1.94%) Rational Quality Manager
7 3 (1.94%) Rational Team Concert
7 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.29%) Ant
General
1 39 (25.16%) Finance
2 10 (6.45%) Banking
3 7 (4.52%) Retail
4 6 (3.87%) Back Office
5 4 (2.58%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.58%) Marketing
6 3 (1.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Games
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 90 (58.06%) Developer
2 24 (15.48%) Software Developer
3 19 (12.26%) Java Developer
4 17 (10.97%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.97%) Analyst
5 15 (9.68%) Software Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) C# Developer
6 13 (8.39%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 13 (8.39%) Python Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Business Analyst
7 12 (7.74%) Java Engineer
8 11 (7.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (7.10%) Senior Developer
9 10 (6.45%) Java Software Developer
10 9 (5.81%) .NET Software Developer
10 9 (5.81%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
11 7 (4.52%) Product Manager
11 7 (4.52%) SQL BI Developer
11 7 (4.52%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.94%) .NET
2 27 (17.42%) HTML
3 20 (12.90%) Web Services
4 18 (11.61%) CSS
5 15 (9.68%) AngularJS
6 13 (8.39%) .NET Framework
6 13 (8.39%) XML
7 12 (7.74%) REST
8 11 (7.10%) JSON
8 11 (7.10%) React
9 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET
9 9 (5.81%) jQuery
9 9 (5.81%) WCF
10 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (5.16%) SOAP
11 6 (3.87%) Django
11 6 (3.87%) HTML5
11 6 (3.87%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (3.87%) Spring
12 5 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.13%) User Experience
2 24 (15.48%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.97%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (7.74%) Analytical Mindset
4 12 (7.74%) Mobile App
5 7 (4.52%) Fintech
6 3 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.29%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.65%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.16%) Linux
2 6 (3.87%) Unix
3 4 (2.58%) Android
4 3 (1.94%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (95.48%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (23.87%) TDD
3 31 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 25 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (13.55%) Unit Testing
6 20 (12.90%) MVC
6 20 (12.90%) SDLC
7 19 (12.26%) Kanban
7 19 (12.26%) Software Engineering
8 18 (11.61%) User Stories
9 16 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
10 15 (9.68%) DevOps
11 14 (9.03%) Decision-Making
11 14 (9.03%) Mentoring
12 13 (8.39%) OOD
12 13 (8.39%) Web Development
13 12 (7.74%) Configuration Management
13 12 (7.74%) OO
13 12 (7.74%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 42 (27.10%) C#
2 41 (26.45%) Java
2 41 (26.45%) JavaScript
3 22 (14.19%) SQL
4 21 (13.55%) Python
5 10 (6.45%) PHP
6 7 (4.52%) VBA
7 5 (3.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 5 (3.23%) PowerShell
8 4 (2.58%) C++
9 3 (1.94%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.94%) XPath
10 2 (1.29%) Apex Code
10 2 (1.29%) C
10 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.65%) COBOL
11 1 (0.65%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 16 (10.32%) Degree
2 4 (2.58%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.58%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (0.65%) CITP
4 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.39%) QA
2 3 (1.94%) PMO
3 2 (1.29%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.81%) Google
3 8 (5.16%) Oracle
4 5 (3.23%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.58%) OutSystems
6 3 (1.94%) IBM
6 3 (1.94%) Twitter
7 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.29%) SAP
8 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.65%) Marketo
8 1 (0.65%) Sybase