Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 23 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +22
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 3.03% 1.08% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 1.16% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
North Wales median annual salary £55,000 - -
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% +1.66%

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 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 86 86 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 86.87% 92.47% 63.51%
Number of salaries quoted 65 64 38
North Wales median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,100 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,000 £50,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in North Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Scrum in North Wales

Scrum
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 Scrum within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 23 October 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 +3 2 - - 1
Wrexham - 1 £55,000 -
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 North Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering

Scrum
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Decision-Making
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft