Period
to 15 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 4 9
Rank change year-on-year +2 +5 -1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 42 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 49.41% 19.12% 12.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 53.16% 20.97% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 7
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +25.00% -20.00%
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,210 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.70% +0.52% +6.67%

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 North Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79 62 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 92.94% 91.18% 75.95%
Number of salaries quoted 63 51 48
North Wales median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -2.44% -18.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £21,250 £24,675
90th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £44,875
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in North Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in North Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in North Wales over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in North Wales

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 15 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire +1 21 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Wrexham - 12 £40,000 - 2
Gwynedd - 7 £45,000 -
Conwy - 4 £35,000 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 21 (50.00%) C#
1 21 (50.00%) .NET
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET
4 15 (35.71%) Docker
5 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Web Services
7 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
7 11 (26.19%) MVC
7 11 (26.19%) .NET Core
8 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (21.43%) Scrum
9 9 (21.43%) HTML
9 9 (21.43%) HTML5
9 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
9 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
9 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
9 9 (21.43%) Degree
9 9 (21.43%) jQuery
10 8 (19.05%) JSON
10 8 (19.05%) Redis
10 8 (19.05%) DB2
10 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
11 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
11 7 (16.67%) Teradata
11 7 (16.67%) Retail
11 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 7 (16.67%) Games

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) NoSQL
3 8 (19.05%) DB2
3 8 (19.05%) Redis
3 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 7 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.90%) MySQL
5 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (9.52%) MongoDB
7 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (7.14%) RavenDB
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.52%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Ant
4 3 (7.14%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) Mockito
5 1 (2.38%) Selenium
5 1 (2.38%) Subversion
5 1 (2.38%) TestNG
General
1 7 (16.67%) Games
1 7 (16.67%) Retail
2 4 (9.52%) Advertising
2 4 (9.52%) Law
2 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (73.81%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) .NET Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Lead Developer
3 5 (11.90%) .NET Software Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Java Developer
3 5 (11.90%) Team Leader
4 4 (9.52%) .NET Team Leader
4 4 (9.52%) Agile Tester
4 4 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Python Developer
4 4 (9.52%) QA Tester
4 4 (9.52%) Salesforce Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Software Team Leader
4 4 (9.52%) Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Software QA Tester
5 3 (7.14%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.76%) Junior
6 2 (4.76%) Junior Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (40.48%) ASP.NET
3 12 (28.57%) Web Services
4 11 (26.19%) .NET Core
5 9 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
5 9 (21.43%) HTML
5 9 (21.43%) HTML5
5 9 (21.43%) jQuery
6 8 (19.05%) JSON
7 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 5 (11.90%) CSS
7 5 (11.90%) CSS3
7 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
7 5 (11.90%) RESTful
7 5 (11.90%) Spring
8 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.52%) Mason
9 3 (7.14%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) MVC
2 10 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (21.43%) Scrum
4 7 (16.67%) High Availability
4 7 (16.67%) Project Management
4 7 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 6 (14.29%) Microservices
5 6 (14.29%) SDLC
5 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 6 (14.29%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) B2B
6 5 (11.90%) B2C
6 5 (11.90%) People Management
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (11.90%) TDD
7 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 4 (9.52%) Functional Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) C#
2 18 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) Apex Code
5 4 (9.52%) Python
5 4 (9.52%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.76%) Java 8
6 2 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (4.76%) Ruby
7 1 (2.38%) ES8
7 1 (2.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 15 (35.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.67%) Teradata
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (9.52%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.38%) IBM