Period
to 22 February 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 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 463 656 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 33.55% 34.64% 32.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 37.25% 38.82% 39.04%
Number of salaries quoted 419 608 704
South Wales median annual salary £41,000 £37,725 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.68% +0.60% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,963 £26,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.58% +2.00% -

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 1,243 1,690 1,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 90.07% 89.23% 83.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1,096 1,484 1,703
South Wales median annual salary £38,625 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,980 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

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 February 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 February 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 +1 323 £40,000 +6.67% 34
Newport -4 67 £50,000 +21.21% 17
Torfaen 0 35 £35,000 -9.68% 7
Caerphilly +3 10 £33,250 -16.88% 3
Neath Port Talbot +2 10 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Bridgend 0 7 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Vale of Glamorgan +2 2 £35,000 +6.87% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £33,250 -
Gwent - 1 £29,000 - 12
Agile Software Development
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 217 (46.87%) Scrum
2 142 (30.67%) C#
3 132 (28.51%) .NET
4 129 (27.86%) JavaScript
5 102 (22.03%) AngularJS
6 94 (20.30%) Finance
7 91 (19.65%) TDD
8 90 (19.44%) Java
9 87 (18.79%) SQL Server
10 84 (18.14%) CSS
11 83 (17.93%) SQL
12 82 (17.71%) HTML
13 78 (16.85%) MVC
14 74 (15.98%) SDLC
15 70 (15.12%) Test Automation
16 64 (13.82%) ASP.NET
17 63 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
18 59 (12.74%) DevOps
19 57 (12.31%) RESTful
20 54 (11.66%) Software Engineering
21 51 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
22 50 (10.80%) BDD
22 50 (10.80%) Microsoft
23 46 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
23 46 (9.94%) Kanban
23 46 (9.94%) QA
24 43 (9.29%) Git (software)
25 41 (8.86%) Waterfall
25 41 (8.86%) Python
26 40 (8.64%) REST

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 28 (6.05%) Elasticsearch
2 24 (5.18%) CMS
3 18 (3.89%) Umbraco
4 12 (2.59%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.38%) Apache Spark
5 11 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.94%) IIS
6 9 (1.94%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.73%) Apache
8 6 (1.30%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.08%) JBoss
10 4 (0.86%) Drupal
10 4 (0.86%) Liferay
10 4 (0.86%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.65%) nginx
12 2 (0.43%) Mule
12 2 (0.43%) Sitefinity
12 2 (0.43%) WordPress
13 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 15 (3.24%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (0.65%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.22%) Doxygen
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.86%) Magento
2 3 (0.65%) Staffware
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 51 (11.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (9.94%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (4.54%) PaaS
4 14 (3.02%) SaaS
5 8 (1.73%) IaaS
6 6 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (0.65%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.65%) GitHub
8 3 (0.65%) Route 53
8 3 (0.65%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.22%) BrowserStack
9 1 (0.22%) Heroku
9 1 (0.22%) npm
9 1 (0.22%) Serverless
9 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.67%) Internet
2 16 (3.46%) Hyperconnected
3 10 (2.16%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.86%) HTTP
5 3 (0.65%) Firewall
6 2 (0.43%) Broadband
6 2 (0.43%) DNS
6 2 (0.43%) Intranet
6 2 (0.43%) Modbus
6 2 (0.43%) Network Security
7 1 (0.22%) SMS
7 1 (0.22%) VPN
7 1 (0.22%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (18.79%) SQL Server
2 36 (7.78%) MongoDB
3 31 (6.70%) NoSQL
4 27 (5.83%) MySQL
5 20 (4.32%) Big Data
6 16 (3.46%) Hadoop
6 16 (3.46%) Relational Database
7 14 (3.02%) SQL Server 2016
8 13 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.51%) Cosmos DB
12 6 (1.30%) Oracle Database
13 5 (1.08%) Apache Hive
13 5 (1.08%) GIS
14 4 (0.86%) Geospatial Data
14 4 (0.86%) HPCC
14 4 (0.86%) Power BI
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 43 (9.29%) Git (software)
2 40 (8.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 32 (6.91%) Selenium
4 29 (6.26%) Visual Studio
5 28 (6.05%) Jenkins
6 24 (5.18%) JIRA
7 21 (4.54%) Cucumber
8 18 (3.89%) Subversion
9 15 (3.24%) Maven
10 14 (3.02%) JMeter
11 12 (2.59%) TeamCity
12 8 (1.73%) JUnit
12 8 (1.73%) Rational Team Concert
13 6 (1.30%) NUnit
14 5 (1.08%) Ant
14 5 (1.08%) Eclipse
14 5 (1.08%) SoapUI
14 5 (1.08%) SpecFlow
15 4 (0.86%) Vagrant
15 4 (0.86%) Xdebug
General
1 94 (20.30%) Finance
2 33 (7.13%) Games
3 24 (5.18%) Retail
4 17 (3.67%) Marketing
5 13 (2.81%) Advertising
6 11 (2.38%) Banking
7 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.30%) Investment Banking
9 5 (1.08%) Electronics
9 5 (1.08%) Multimedia
9 5 (1.08%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.86%) Legal
10 4 (0.86%) Military
11 3 (0.65%) Interactive Media
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.22%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 217 (46.87%) Developer
2 81 (17.49%) .NET Developer
3 46 (9.94%) C# Developer
4 38 (8.21%) Analyst
5 35 (7.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (7.13%) Project Manager
7 27 (5.83%) Java Developer
7 27 (5.83%) Senior Developer
8 26 (5.62%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.18%) Architect
10 19 (4.10%) Software Engineer
11 18 (3.89%) Business Analyst
12 17 (3.67%) ASP.NET Developer
12 17 (3.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 16 (3.46%) DevOps Engineer
13 16 (3.46%) Junior
14 15 (3.24%) JavaScript Developer
14 15 (3.24%) Scrum Master
14 15 (3.24%) Test Analyst
15 14 (3.02%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (28.51%) .NET
2 102 (22.03%) AngularJS
3 84 (18.14%) CSS
4 82 (17.71%) HTML
5 64 (13.82%) ASP.NET
6 57 (12.31%) RESTful
7 40 (8.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 40 (8.64%) jQuery
7 40 (8.64%) REST
7 40 (8.64%) WCF
8 37 (7.99%) SOAP
9 36 (7.78%) HTML5
9 36 (7.78%) Spring
10 35 (7.56%) ASP.NET MVC
11 33 (7.13%) Web Services
12 31 (6.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 29 (6.26%) CSS3
14 28 (6.05%) React
15 26 (5.62%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (5.40%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.78%) Computer Science
2 26 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.62%) User Experience
3 19 (4.10%) Fintech
4 18 (3.89%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.81%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.16%) Data Structures
7 9 (1.94%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.08%) Digital TV
8 5 (1.08%) e-Learning
8 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (1.08%) NHS
9 3 (0.65%) Blog
9 3 (0.65%) Interactive TV
9 3 (0.65%) IPTV
9 3 (0.65%) Linux Command Line
9 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.43%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.43%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.99%) Linux
2 35 (7.56%) Apple iOS
3 33 (7.13%) Android
4 18 (3.89%) Windows
5 10 (2.16%) CentOS
5 10 (2.16%) Unix
6 9 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.65%) Solaris
8 2 (0.43%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.43%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.22%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (46.87%) Scrum
2 91 (19.65%) TDD
3 78 (16.85%) MVC
4 74 (15.98%) SDLC
5 70 (15.12%) Test Automation
6 63 (13.61%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (12.74%) DevOps
8 54 (11.66%) Software Engineering
9 50 (10.80%) BDD
10 46 (9.94%) Kanban
11 41 (8.86%) Waterfall
12 39 (8.42%) Project Management
13 37 (7.99%) Coaching
13 37 (7.99%) Web Development
14 36 (7.78%) OO
15 33 (7.13%) Dependency Injection
15 33 (7.13%) Microservices
16 30 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
16 30 (6.48%) Stakeholder Management
17 26 (5.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 142 (30.67%) C#
2 129 (27.86%) JavaScript
3 90 (19.44%) Java
4 83 (17.93%) SQL
5 41 (8.86%) Python
6 35 (7.56%) PHP
7 28 (6.05%) Ruby
8 23 (4.97%) C++
9 22 (4.75%) TypeScript
10 16 (3.46%) C
11 15 (3.24%) Go
11 15 (3.24%) T-SQL
12 12 (2.59%) R
13 11 (2.38%) Apple Swift
13 11 (2.38%) Perl
13 11 (2.38%) VB.NET
14 10 (2.16%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.73%) Scala
16 7 (1.51%) Groovy
16 7 (1.51%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 38 (8.21%) Degree
2 11 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (2.16%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (1.73%) HND
5 7 (1.51%) ISEB
6 5 (1.08%) ISTQB
7 4 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.43%) CCIE
8 2 (0.43%) CCNP
8 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.43%) CISM
8 2 (0.43%) CISSP
8 2 (0.43%) PMP
9 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.94%) QA
2 8 (1.73%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.51%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.30%) GDPR
5 4 (0.86%) PMO
6 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.22%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (4.75%) Docker
2 4 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.86%) Firmware
3 3 (0.65%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.22%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 23 (4.97%) Ansible
2 15 (3.24%) Terraform
3 10 (2.16%) Kibana
4 3 (0.65%) Grafana
4 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 3 (0.65%) Marathon
4 3 (0.65%) Mesos
4 3 (0.65%) Prometheus
4 3 (0.65%) Rundeck
4 3 (0.65%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.22%) Packer
5 1 (0.22%) Puppet
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 50 (10.80%) Microsoft
2 30 (6.48%) Oracle
3 14 (3.02%) Red Hat
4 13 (2.81%) SAP
5 11 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.94%) Google
7 5 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.08%) Zend
8 4 (0.86%) Apple
8 4 (0.86%) IBM
8 4 (0.86%) Teradata
8 4 (0.86%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.86%) Twitter
8 4 (0.86%) VMware
8 4 (0.86%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.65%) Informatica
10 2 (0.43%) Coverity
10 2 (0.43%) Tableau
11 1 (0.22%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.22%) Guidewire