Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 433 749 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 30.17% 34.28% 33.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.15% 38.14% 39.07%
Number of salaries quoted 395 704 727
South Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,450 £25,075 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,175 £53,450
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%

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 1268 1964 2068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.36% 89.89% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1126 1756 1771
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +1 276 £41,000 +9.33% 17
Newport -8 60 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Torfaen 0 31 £35,000 -17.65%
Neath Port Talbot 0 17 £42,500 -
Caerphilly +2 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Bridgend -2 13 £41,250 +17.86%
Monmouthshire - 2 £50,000 -
Gwent - 1 £50,000 -
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £27,500 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 197 (45.50%) Scrum
2 126 (29.10%) JavaScript
3 122 (28.18%) C#
4 119 (27.48%) .NET
5 101 (23.33%) Finance
6 94 (21.71%) Java
7 90 (20.79%) AngularJS
8 86 (19.86%) CSS
9 84 (19.40%) SDLC
10 83 (19.17%) SQL Server
11 78 (18.01%) MVC
12 76 (17.55%) TDD
13 75 (17.32%) HTML
14 69 (15.94%) SQL
15 64 (14.78%) Software Engineering
16 62 (14.32%) ASP.NET
17 60 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
18 56 (12.93%) DevOps
19 55 (12.70%) Test Automation
20 54 (12.47%) Microsoft
21 52 (12.01%) RESTful
22 51 (11.78%) Python
23 46 (10.62%) Amazon AWS
24 44 (10.16%) Node.js
25 43 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
25 43 (9.93%) BDD
26 42 (9.70%) OO
27 40 (9.24%) QA
28 39 (9.01%) Spring
29 38 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server

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 25 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (4.85%) CMS
3 17 (3.93%) Apache Spark
4 15 (3.46%) Umbraco
5 13 (3.00%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (1.62%) IIS
6 7 (1.62%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.92%) MTS
9 3 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.69%) Drupal
9 3 (0.69%) Sitefinity
10 2 (0.46%) Apache Pig
10 2 (0.46%) Liferay
10 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.46%) WordPress
11 1 (0.23%) Mule
11 1 (0.23%) nginx
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.23%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.23%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.23%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 46 (10.62%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (9.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (6.70%) PaaS
4 27 (6.24%) SaaS
5 12 (2.77%) IaaS
6 6 (1.39%) Office 365
7 4 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.69%) GitHub
9 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.46%) Serverless
10 1 (0.23%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.23%) Heroku
10 1 (0.23%) npm
10 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.77%) Internet
2 11 (2.54%) Hyperconnected
3 9 (2.08%) Broadband
4 6 (1.39%) HTTP
5 3 (0.69%) DHCP
5 3 (0.69%) DNS
5 3 (0.69%) Firewall
5 3 (0.69%) SSL
5 3 (0.69%) VPN
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) SMS
7 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.23%) Network Security
7 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.08%) MongoDB
3 27 (6.24%) Relational Database
4 25 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 23 (5.31%) Hadoop
6 22 (5.08%) MySQL
7 16 (3.70%) Big Data
8 9 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
9 8 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (0.92%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.92%) Redis
12 3 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.46%) DTS
13 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (8.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 31 (7.16%) Git (software)
3 25 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 24 (5.54%) Selenium
5 22 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 19 (4.39%) Subversion
7 17 (3.93%) JIRA
8 16 (3.70%) Maven
9 10 (2.31%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.08%) Cucumber
11 7 (1.62%) JMeter
11 7 (1.62%) NUnit
12 6 (1.39%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.39%) Moq
13 5 (1.15%) Ant
13 5 (1.15%) JUnit
13 5 (1.15%) Vagrant
14 4 (0.92%) MSTest
14 4 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 101 (23.33%) Finance
2 35 (8.08%) Games
3 26 (6.00%) Retail
4 24 (5.54%) Marketing
5 21 (4.85%) Advertising
6 12 (2.77%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.54%) Financial Institution
8 10 (2.31%) Manufacturing
9 8 (1.85%) Electronics
10 7 (1.62%) Military
11 5 (1.15%) Banking
11 5 (1.15%) Legal
11 5 (1.15%) Publishing
12 3 (0.69%) Welsh Language
13 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.23%) Billing
13 1 (0.23%) Interactive Media
13 1 (0.23%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 195 (45.03%) Developer
2 67 (15.47%) .NET Developer
3 44 (10.16%) Analyst
4 38 (8.78%) C# Developer
5 34 (7.85%) Senior Developer
6 32 (7.39%) Java Developer
6 32 (7.39%) Software Developer
7 30 (6.93%) C# .NET Developer
8 28 (6.47%) Business Analyst
8 28 (6.47%) Software Engineer
9 26 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (5.31%) Junior
11 22 (5.08%) Project Manager
12 19 (4.39%) DevOps Engineer
13 17 (3.93%) Junior Developer
14 16 (3.70%) Scrum Master
15 15 (3.46%) Tester
16 14 (3.23%) Architect
16 14 (3.23%) Test Analyst
17 13 (3.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (27.48%) .NET
2 90 (20.79%) AngularJS
3 86 (19.86%) CSS
4 75 (17.32%) HTML
5 62 (14.32%) ASP.NET
6 52 (12.01%) RESTful
7 44 (10.16%) Node.js
8 39 (9.01%) Spring
9 38 (8.78%) CSS3
10 36 (8.31%) jQuery
10 36 (8.31%) Web Services
11 35 (8.08%) WCF
12 33 (7.62%) HTML5
12 33 (7.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 32 (7.39%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (6.70%) REST
15 28 (6.47%) .NET Framework
16 27 (6.24%) ASP.NET MVC
16 27 (6.24%) React
17 25 (5.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.39%) User Experience
2 27 (6.24%) Computer Science
3 16 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.31%) Fintech
6 9 (2.08%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.85%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.15%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.92%) NHS
10 3 (0.69%) Xbox
11 2 (0.46%) Blog
11 2 (0.46%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.46%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.46%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.46%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.46%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.23%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (7.62%) Linux
2 23 (5.31%) Android
3 21 (4.85%) Apple iOS
4 19 (4.39%) Windows
5 10 (2.31%) Ubuntu
6 8 (1.85%) Unix
7 6 (1.39%) CentOS
8 4 (0.92%) Debian
9 3 (0.69%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.46%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (45.50%) Scrum
2 84 (19.40%) SDLC
3 78 (18.01%) MVC
4 76 (17.55%) TDD
5 64 (14.78%) Software Engineering
6 60 (13.86%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (12.93%) DevOps
8 55 (12.70%) Test Automation
9 43 (9.93%) BDD
10 42 (9.70%) OO
11 36 (8.31%) Coaching
12 35 (8.08%) Web Development
13 34 (7.85%) Kanban
14 30 (6.93%) Waterfall
15 29 (6.70%) Mentoring
16 27 (6.24%) Project Management
17 26 (6.00%) OOP
18 23 (5.31%) Dependency Injection
18 23 (5.31%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (5.31%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 126 (29.10%) JavaScript
2 122 (28.18%) C#
3 94 (21.71%) Java
4 69 (15.94%) SQL
5 51 (11.78%) Python
6 30 (6.93%) C++
7 28 (6.47%) PHP
8 27 (6.24%) Ruby
9 22 (5.08%) Go
10 21 (4.85%) C
10 21 (4.85%) TypeScript
11 17 (3.93%) Bash Shell
11 17 (3.93%) Perl
11 17 (3.93%) R
12 15 (3.46%) Scala
13 13 (3.00%) T-SQL
13 13 (3.00%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.31%) Apple Swift
15 8 (1.85%) Groovy
15 8 (1.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 34 (7.85%) Degree
2 10 (2.31%) HND
3 7 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.39%) ISEB
4 6 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.15%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.46%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.23%) CITP
7 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.23%) PhD
7 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.24%) QA
2 10 (2.31%) SLA
3 5 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.46%) GDPR
4 2 (0.46%) PMO
5 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (5.54%) Docker
2 4 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.69%) Firmware
4 2 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.23%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (4.39%) Ansible
2 9 (2.08%) Puppet
2 9 (2.08%) Terraform
3 8 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.62%) Kibana
5 5 (1.15%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.69%) SCCM
7 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 54 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.54%) SAP
3 16 (3.70%) Oracle
4 14 (3.23%) Google
5 13 (3.00%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.39%) TOWER Software
7 6 (1.39%) Twitter
8 4 (0.92%) Informatica
8 4 (0.92%) Sony
8 4 (0.92%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.69%) IBM
10 2 (0.46%) HP
10 2 (0.46%) Sencha
10 2 (0.46%) Teradata
10 2 (0.46%) Zend
11 1 (0.23%) Cadence
11 1 (0.23%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.23%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.23%) Serena