Period
to 17 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 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 415 768 828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 29.52% 34.72% 33.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.36% 38.61% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 379 724 743
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,369
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +13.09% +1.05%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,575 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,175 £52,500
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 1244 1989 2111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.48% 89.92% 85.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1781 1807
South Wales median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%

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 17 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 17 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 +1 263 £42,500 +13.33% 23
Newport -7 61 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Torfaen 0 28 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Neath Port Talbot 0 17 £42,500 -
Caerphilly +3 14 £40,000 +33.33%
Bridgend -2 11 £40,000 +14.29% 1
Monmouthshire - 2 £50,000 -
Blaenau Gwent 0 1 £24,000 -
Gwent - 1 £50,000 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 1 £27,500 -
Agile Software Development
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 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.

1 185 (44.58%) Scrum
2 118 (28.43%) JavaScript
3 114 (27.47%) C#
4 111 (26.75%) .NET
5 98 (23.61%) Finance
6 88 (21.20%) Java
7 81 (19.52%) CSS
8 79 (19.04%) AngularJS
9 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
10 76 (18.31%) SDLC
11 72 (17.35%) MVC
12 71 (17.11%) HTML
12 71 (17.11%) TDD
13 69 (16.63%) SQL
14 61 (14.70%) Software Engineering
15 58 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
15 58 (13.98%) ASP.NET
16 54 (13.01%) DevOps
17 53 (12.77%) Microsoft
18 51 (12.29%) Python
19 50 (12.05%) Test Automation
20 47 (11.33%) RESTful
21 44 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
22 41 (9.88%) Node.js
23 40 (9.64%) BDD
24 39 (9.40%) QA
25 38 (9.16%) OO
26 37 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
26 37 (8.92%) Coaching
27 36 (8.67%) CSS3

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 22 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.34%) CMS
3 17 (4.10%) Apache Spark
4 12 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 12 (2.89%) Umbraco
5 7 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.45%) IIS
7 4 (0.96%) MTS
8 3 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.72%) Drupal
8 3 (0.72%) Sitefinity
8 3 (0.72%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.48%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.48%) Liferay
9 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.48%) WordPress
10 1 (0.24%) Confluence
10 1 (0.24%) nginx
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.24%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.24%) Doxygen
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.24%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.24%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.24%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 44 (10.60%) Amazon AWS
2 37 (8.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.51%) PaaS
3 27 (6.51%) SaaS
4 11 (2.65%) IaaS
5 6 (1.45%) Office 365
6 3 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (0.72%) GitHub
7 2 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.48%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.24%) Heroku
8 1 (0.24%) npm
8 1 (0.24%) Serverless
8 1 (0.24%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.65%) Internet
2 10 (2.41%) Broadband
2 10 (2.41%) Hyperconnected
3 6 (1.45%) HTTP
4 3 (0.72%) DHCP
4 3 (0.72%) DNS
4 3 (0.72%) Firewall
4 3 (0.72%) SSL
4 3 (0.72%) VPN
5 2 (0.48%) Intranet
5 2 (0.48%) SMS
6 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (18.55%) SQL Server
2 32 (7.71%) MongoDB
3 27 (6.51%) Relational Database
4 25 (6.02%) NoSQL
5 22 (5.30%) Hadoop
5 22 (5.30%) MySQL
6 14 (3.37%) Big Data
7 8 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
8 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
9 6 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.96%) Redis
12 3 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
13 2 (0.48%) DTS
13 2 (0.48%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (7.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 22 (5.30%) Visual Studio
4 21 (5.06%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.06%) Selenium
5 18 (4.34%) JIRA
6 16 (3.86%) Subversion
7 15 (3.61%) Maven
8 9 (2.17%) Cucumber
8 9 (2.17%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.69%) NUnit
10 6 (1.45%) Moq
11 5 (1.20%) Ant
11 5 (1.20%) JUnit
11 5 (1.20%) Vagrant
12 4 (0.96%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.96%) JMeter
12 4 (0.96%) MSTest
12 4 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
12 4 (0.96%) SpecFlow
General
1 98 (23.61%) Finance
2 33 (7.95%) Games
3 25 (6.02%) Marketing
3 25 (6.02%) Retail
4 20 (4.82%) Advertising
5 12 (2.89%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.65%) Financial Institution
7 10 (2.41%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.93%) Electronics
9 7 (1.69%) Military
10 5 (1.20%) Banking
10 5 (1.20%) Legal
10 5 (1.20%) Publishing
11 3 (0.72%) Welsh Language
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Billing
12 1 (0.24%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.24%) Law
12 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 183 (44.10%) Developer
2 61 (14.70%) .NET Developer
3 41 (9.88%) Analyst
4 36 (8.67%) C# Developer
5 32 (7.71%) Senior Developer
5 32 (7.71%) Software Developer
6 30 (7.23%) Java Developer
7 28 (6.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 27 (6.51%) Software Engineer
9 26 (6.27%) Business Analyst
10 23 (5.54%) JavaScript Developer
10 23 (5.54%) Project Manager
11 22 (5.30%) Junior
12 20 (4.82%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.86%) Junior Developer
14 15 (3.61%) Scrum Master
15 13 (3.13%) Architect
15 13 (3.13%) Test Analyst
15 13 (3.13%) Tester
16 12 (2.89%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (26.75%) .NET
2 81 (19.52%) CSS
3 79 (19.04%) AngularJS
4 71 (17.11%) HTML
5 58 (13.98%) ASP.NET
6 47 (11.33%) RESTful
7 41 (9.88%) Node.js
8 36 (8.67%) CSS3
9 35 (8.43%) Spring
9 35 (8.43%) Web Services
10 34 (8.19%) jQuery
11 30 (7.23%) HTML5
11 30 (7.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 30 (7.23%) WCF
12 29 (6.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (6.51%) .NET Framework
14 26 (6.27%) React
15 25 (6.02%) REST
16 24 (5.78%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (4.82%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.95%) User Experience
2 24 (5.78%) Computer Science
3 17 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.17%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.69%) Data Structures
6 7 (1.69%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.45%) Fintech
8 5 (1.20%) Digital Media
9 4 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.96%) NHS
10 3 (0.72%) Xbox
11 2 (0.48%) Blog
11 2 (0.48%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.48%) Digital TV
11 2 (0.48%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.48%) N-Tier
11 2 (0.48%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.24%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 34 (8.19%) Linux
2 18 (4.34%) Android
2 18 (4.34%) Windows
3 17 (4.10%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.41%) Ubuntu
5 8 (1.93%) Unix
6 6 (1.45%) CentOS
7 4 (0.96%) Debian
8 3 (0.72%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.48%) DC/OS
10 1 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (44.58%) Scrum
2 76 (18.31%) SDLC
3 72 (17.35%) MVC
4 71 (17.11%) TDD
5 61 (14.70%) Software Engineering
6 58 (13.98%) Continuous Integration
7 54 (13.01%) DevOps
8 50 (12.05%) Test Automation
9 40 (9.64%) BDD
10 38 (9.16%) OO
11 37 (8.92%) Coaching
12 35 (8.43%) Web Development
13 30 (7.23%) Mentoring
13 30 (7.23%) Project Management
14 29 (6.99%) Kanban
14 29 (6.99%) Waterfall
15 23 (5.54%) OOP
15 23 (5.54%) User Stories
16 22 (5.30%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (5.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 118 (28.43%) JavaScript
2 114 (27.47%) C#
3 88 (21.20%) Java
4 69 (16.63%) SQL
5 51 (12.29%) Python
6 29 (6.99%) PHP
7 28 (6.75%) C++
8 26 (6.27%) Ruby
9 21 (5.06%) C
9 21 (5.06%) Go
10 17 (4.10%) Bash Shell
10 17 (4.10%) Perl
10 17 (4.10%) R
10 17 (4.10%) TypeScript
11 15 (3.61%) Scala
12 13 (3.13%) VB.NET
13 12 (2.89%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.93%) Apple Swift
15 7 (1.69%) Groovy
16 6 (1.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 30 (7.23%) Degree
2 8 (1.93%) HND
3 7 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.20%) ISEB
5 5 (1.20%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) CITP
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) PhD
7 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (9.40%) QA
2 11 (2.65%) SLA
3 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.48%) GDPR
4 2 (0.48%) PMO
5 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (5.06%) Docker
2 3 (0.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.72%) Firmware
3 2 (0.48%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.24%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (4.34%) Ansible
2 10 (2.41%) Puppet
3 9 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (1.93%) Terraform
5 6 (1.45%) Kibana
6 5 (1.20%) Kubernetes
7 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.48%) SCCM
8 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.24%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (12.77%) Microsoft
2 24 (5.78%) SAP
3 17 (4.10%) Oracle
4 13 (3.13%) Google
5 12 (2.89%) Sitecore
6 9 (2.17%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.45%) TOWER Software
7 6 (1.45%) Twitter
8 4 (0.96%) Informatica
8 4 (0.96%) Sony
8 4 (0.96%) Xamarin
9 2 (0.48%) HP
9 2 (0.48%) IBM
9 2 (0.48%) Sencha
9 2 (0.48%) Teradata
9 2 (0.48%) Zend
10 1 (0.24%) Cadence
10 1 (0.24%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.24%) Perforce
10 1 (0.24%) Serena