Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 483 540 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.18% 33.77% 32.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.49% 37.95% 38.43%
Number of salaries quoted 444 493 702
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,875
% change year-on-year - +2.89% +1.24%

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,193 1,423 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 91.84% 88.99% 84.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,054 1,218 1,701
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £55,250
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 South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in South Wales over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in South Wales

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in South 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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 22 May 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
Cardiff 0 325 £40,000 - 49
Newport 0 74 £54,400 +28.00% 11
Torfaen +2 28 £45,000 +38.46% 4
Caerphilly +4 15 £33,250 -26.55%
Neath Port Talbot +1 10 £45,000 +8.43%
Bridgend -1 10 £42,500 +10.39% 3
Vale of Glamorgan +1 6 £28,750 -36.49% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £33,250 -
Gwent -2 1 £29,000 - 5
Agile Software Development
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 208 (43.06%) Scrum
2 128 (26.50%) C#
3 125 (25.88%) Finance
4 111 (22.98%) JavaScript
4 111 (22.98%) .NET
5 100 (20.70%) TDD
6 99 (20.50%) Java
7 88 (18.22%) Test Automation
8 84 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 82 (16.98%) SQL
10 72 (14.91%) HTML
11 71 (14.70%) SQL Server
12 65 (13.46%) CSS
13 64 (13.25%) DevOps
14 61 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
14 61 (12.63%) Project Management
14 61 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
15 60 (12.42%) BDD
16 59 (12.22%) MVC
17 57 (11.80%) Microsoft
18 51 (10.56%) SDLC
19 50 (10.35%) Degree
20 49 (10.14%) Waterfall
21 46 (9.52%) REST
21 46 (9.52%) Software Engineering
22 45 (9.32%) Selenium
22 45 (9.32%) RESTful
23 44 (9.11%) Git (software)
23 44 (9.11%) ASP.NET
24 43 (8.90%) QA

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in South 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 24 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.52%) CMS
3 11 (2.28%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.28%) Umbraco
4 9 (1.86%) Apache
5 7 (1.45%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (1.24%) IIS
7 5 (1.04%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.83%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (0.83%) JBoss
8 4 (0.83%) Liferay
9 3 (0.62%) Apache Spark
9 3 (0.62%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.41%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.41%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.41%) Confluence
10 2 (0.41%) Drupal
10 2 (0.41%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) Mule
Applications
1 33 (6.83%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (1.04%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.21%) Doxygen
5 1 (0.21%) InVision
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.62%) Staffware
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (7.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.86%) PaaS
4 8 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (0.83%) IaaS
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.62%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.62%) Route 53
6 3 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.41%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.41%) Office 365
8 1 (0.21%) BrowserStack
8 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.31%) Internet
2 14 (2.90%) Hyperconnected
3 10 (2.07%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.83%) LAN
4 4 (0.83%) WAN
5 3 (0.62%) Firewall
5 3 (0.62%) HTTP
5 3 (0.62%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.41%) DNS
6 2 (0.41%) Modbus
6 2 (0.41%) Wireless
7 1 (0.21%) Network Security
7 1 (0.21%) SMS
7 1 (0.21%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (14.70%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.97%) MongoDB
3 22 (4.55%) MySQL
4 20 (4.14%) Relational Database
5 19 (3.93%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.11%) Big Data
6 15 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
7 13 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.66%) Cosmos DB
10 6 (1.24%) RDBMS
10 6 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (1.04%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.04%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.83%) Geospatial Data
12 4 (0.83%) GIS
12 4 (0.83%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (9.32%) Selenium
2 44 (9.11%) Git (software)
3 36 (7.45%) Jenkins
4 34 (7.04%) Cucumber
5 21 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (4.14%) Visual Studio
7 18 (3.73%) JIRA
8 14 (2.90%) Maven
9 12 (2.48%) JMeter
9 12 (2.48%) WebDriver
10 11 (2.28%) Subversion
11 10 (2.07%) JUnit
12 8 (1.66%) TeamCity
13 7 (1.45%) SoapUI
14 6 (1.24%) Ant
14 6 (1.24%) Jasmine
14 6 (1.24%) Protractor
14 6 (1.24%) Rational Team Concert
15 5 (1.04%) SpecFlow
16 4 (0.83%) Vagrant
General
1 125 (25.88%) Finance
2 21 (4.35%) Banking
3 20 (4.14%) Advertising
4 17 (3.52%) Games
5 16 (3.31%) Marketing
5 16 (3.31%) Retail
6 11 (2.28%) Investment Banking
7 10 (2.07%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.45%) Electronics
8 7 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.24%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.04%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.04%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.41%) Back Office
11 2 (0.41%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.41%) Law
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 195 (40.37%) Developer
2 66 (13.66%) .NET Developer
3 64 (13.25%) Analyst
4 54 (11.18%) C# Developer
5 44 (9.11%) Project Manager
6 39 (8.07%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 27 (5.59%) Business Analyst
9 22 (4.55%) Software Developer
9 22 (4.55%) Test Analyst
10 21 (4.35%) Architect
10 21 (4.35%) Scrum Master
11 20 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (3.73%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.52%) Test Engineer
14 15 (3.11%) Senior Developer
15 11 (2.28%) Automation Test Analyst
15 11 (2.28%) PHP Developer
15 11 (2.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (22.98%) .NET
2 84 (17.39%) AngularJS
3 72 (14.91%) HTML
4 65 (13.46%) CSS
5 46 (9.52%) REST
6 45 (9.32%) RESTful
7 44 (9.11%) ASP.NET
8 39 (8.07%) Spring
9 34 (7.04%) HTML5
10 28 (5.80%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (5.80%) ASP.NET Web API
10 28 (5.80%) SOAP
11 27 (5.59%) Web Services
12 25 (5.18%) jQuery
13 24 (4.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (4.76%) WCF
15 18 (3.73%) KnockoutJS
16 17 (3.52%) .NET Core
16 17 (3.52%) CSS3
16 17 (3.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.63%) User Experience
2 26 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.38%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.38%) Fintech
3 19 (3.93%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 15 (3.11%) Cloud Native
6 8 (1.66%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.66%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.24%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.04%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (0.83%) NHS
10 3 (0.62%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.62%) Interactive TV
10 3 (0.62%) IPTV
10 3 (0.62%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.62%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.41%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.41%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.25%) Linux
2 29 (6.00%) Apple iOS
3 24 (4.97%) Android
4 13 (2.69%) Windows
5 12 (2.48%) CentOS
5 12 (2.48%) Unix
6 11 (2.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.62%) Debian
7 3 (0.62%) Solaris
7 3 (0.62%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (43.06%) Scrum
2 100 (20.70%) TDD
3 88 (18.22%) Test Automation
4 64 (13.25%) DevOps
5 61 (12.63%) Continuous Integration
5 61 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
5 61 (12.63%) Project Management
6 60 (12.42%) BDD
7 59 (12.22%) MVC
8 51 (10.56%) SDLC
9 49 (10.14%) Waterfall
10 46 (9.52%) Software Engineering
11 40 (8.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 40 (8.28%) PRINCE2
12 38 (7.87%) CMMI
13 33 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
14 32 (6.63%) Microservices
15 31 (6.42%) Coaching
15 31 (6.42%) Kanban
15 31 (6.42%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 128 (26.50%) C#
2 111 (22.98%) JavaScript
3 99 (20.50%) Java
4 82 (16.98%) SQL
5 39 (8.07%) Python
6 25 (5.18%) PHP
7 21 (4.35%) Java 8
7 21 (4.35%) Ruby
8 20 (4.14%) TypeScript
9 18 (3.73%) C++
10 14 (2.90%) Bash Shell
11 11 (2.28%) C
11 11 (2.28%) Perl
12 9 (1.86%) Go
12 9 (1.86%) PowerShell
12 9 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 8 (1.66%) Groovy
14 7 (1.45%) Apex Code
14 7 (1.45%) VB.NET
15 5 (1.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (10.35%) Degree
2 19 (3.93%) SC Cleared
2 19 (3.93%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.04%) ISEB
6 4 (0.83%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.62%) CITP
7 3 (0.62%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.41%) CCIE
8 2 (0.41%) CCNP
8 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.41%) CISM
8 2 (0.41%) CISSP
8 2 (0.41%) HND
9 1 (0.21%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.21%) PMP
9 1 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.21%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (8.90%) QA
2 9 (1.86%) GDPR
2 9 (1.86%) ISO 9001
3 8 (1.66%) PMO
4 6 (1.24%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.83%) SLA
6 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.21%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (3.93%) Docker
2 3 (0.62%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 29 (6.00%) Ansible
2 20 (4.14%) Terraform
3 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.62%) Grafana
4 3 (0.62%) Kibana
4 3 (0.62%) Marathon
4 3 (0.62%) Mesos
4 3 (0.62%) Packer
4 3 (0.62%) Prometheus
4 3 (0.62%) Rundeck
5 2 (0.41%) PTC Integrity
6 1 (0.21%) Puppet
6 1 (0.21%) Salt
6 1 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 57 (11.80%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.00%) Oracle
3 16 (3.31%) Red Hat
4 15 (3.11%) SAP
5 8 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.66%) Sitecore
6 7 (1.45%) IBM
7 5 (1.04%) Teradata
7 5 (1.04%) Zend
8 4 (0.83%) Apple
8 4 (0.83%) VMware
9 3 (0.62%) Cognos
9 3 (0.62%) Twitter
10 2 (0.41%) Coverity
10 2 (0.41%) PTC
10 2 (0.41%) Tableau
10 2 (0.41%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.41%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.21%) Perforce
11 1 (0.21%) Remedy