Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 9 14
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 218 194 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 13.83% 14.20% 12.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.79% 15.50% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 189 183 251
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £31,000 £28,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,550 £57,500 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.59% +12.67% +0.67%

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 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 1,381 1,252 2,018
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.63% 91.65% 90.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,101 1,794
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.96%
10th Percentile £25,470 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Scrum in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in South Wales over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in South Wales

Scrum
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 Scrum within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 18 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
Cardiff -2 166 £45,000 +5.88% 28
Torfaen 0 13 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Bridgend -3 13 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Newport +3 12 £45,000 -3.74% 2
Neath Port Talbot +7 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Caerphilly +5 4 £44,000 +35.38%
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 206 (94.50%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.57%) TDD
3 60 (27.52%) Java
4 54 (24.77%) C#
5 52 (23.85%) JavaScript
5 52 (23.85%) Finance
5 52 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
5 52 (23.85%) Test Automation
6 41 (18.81%) .NET
7 37 (16.97%) SQL
8 36 (16.51%) User Experience
9 35 (16.06%) Software Engineering
10 33 (15.14%) BDD
11 32 (14.68%) HTML
12 29 (13.30%) REST
12 29 (13.30%) User Stories
13 28 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
13 28 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
14 27 (12.39%) Kanban
15 26 (11.93%) Python
15 26 (11.93%) MVC
15 26 (11.93%) AngularJS
16 25 (11.47%) Git (software)
16 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
17 24 (11.01%) SQL Server
18 23 (10.55%) Selenium
18 23 (10.55%) JIRA
19 22 (10.09%) Degree
19 22 (10.09%) Spring
19 22 (10.09%) CSS

Scrum
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 8 (3.67%) Confluence
2 6 (2.75%) Appian
3 5 (2.29%) Anypoint
3 5 (2.29%) SAS
4 4 (1.83%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.83%) JBoss
4 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.38%) Liferay
5 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.92%) IIS
7 1 (0.46%) Apache
7 1 (0.46%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.46%) CMS
7 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.21%) Office 365
4 5 (2.29%) SaaS
5 4 (1.83%) GitHub
5 4 (1.83%) Slack
5 4 (1.83%) Trello
6 3 (1.38%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.38%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.38%) IaaS
6 3 (1.38%) PaaS
7 2 (0.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.05%) HTTP
2 5 (2.29%) DNS
2 5 (2.29%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.29%) WPA
3 4 (1.83%) Internet
4 3 (1.38%) Hyperconnected
5 2 (0.92%) SMS
5 2 (0.92%) Wireshark
6 1 (0.46%) Broadband
6 1 (0.46%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.34%) Relational Database
3 9 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (3.21%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.29%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.29%) DB2
6 5 (2.29%) Power BI
6 5 (2.29%) PowerPivot
6 5 (2.29%) SAS EBI
6 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.83%) Big Data
7 4 (1.83%) MySQL
7 4 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.38%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.46%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 25 (11.47%) Git (software)
2 23 (10.55%) JIRA
2 23 (10.55%) Selenium
3 14 (6.42%) Jenkins
4 12 (5.50%) Cucumber
5 9 (4.13%) Maven
5 9 (4.13%) WebDriver
6 8 (3.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (3.67%) JUnit
6 8 (3.67%) Protractor
6 8 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (2.29%) Gatling
7 5 (2.29%) JMeter
7 5 (2.29%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (2.29%) Rational Quality Manager
7 5 (2.29%) Rational Team Concert
7 5 (2.29%) Subversion
7 5 (2.29%) Visual Studio
8 4 (1.83%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.38%) Babel
General
1 52 (23.85%) Finance
2 14 (6.42%) Banking
3 6 (2.75%) Advertising
3 6 (2.75%) Back Office
4 4 (1.83%) Financial Institution
4 4 (1.83%) Marketing
4 4 (1.83%) Retail
4 4 (1.83%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Games
6 2 (0.92%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 105 (48.17%) Developer
2 29 (13.30%) Java Developer
3 22 (10.09%) .NET Developer
3 22 (10.09%) Software Developer
4 21 (9.63%) Analyst
5 20 (9.17%) Software Engineer
6 18 (8.26%) Business Analyst
6 18 (8.26%) C# Developer
6 18 (8.26%) Scrum Master
7 13 (5.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (5.96%) Java Engineer
8 12 (5.50%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 12 (5.50%) Product Owner
9 11 (5.05%) Java Software Developer
9 11 (5.05%) Python Developer
10 10 (4.59%) Product Manager
11 9 (4.13%) .NET Software Developer
11 9 (4.13%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (4.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 9 (4.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (18.81%) .NET
2 32 (14.68%) HTML
3 29 (13.30%) REST
4 26 (11.93%) AngularJS
5 22 (10.09%) CSS
5 22 (10.09%) Spring
5 22 (10.09%) Web Services
6 16 (7.34%) .NET Framework
6 16 (7.34%) ASP.NET
6 16 (7.34%) React
7 15 (6.88%) Hibernate
8 14 (6.42%) HTML5
9 13 (5.96%) jQuery
9 13 (5.96%) WCF
9 13 (5.96%) XML
10 12 (5.50%) JSON
10 12 (5.50%) SOAP
11 11 (5.05%) RESTful
12 10 (4.59%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (4.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.51%) User Experience
2 18 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (7.34%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.59%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (3.67%) Fintech
6 6 (2.75%) Analytical Mindset
6 6 (2.75%) Digital Media
7 5 (2.29%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (1.83%) Video\Live Streaming
9 3 (1.38%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.92%) Digital TV
10 2 (0.92%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.92%) Wiki
11 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.46%) Frameworx
11 1 (0.46%) IPTV
11 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (7.34%) Android
1 16 (7.34%) Linux
2 15 (6.88%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.75%) Unix
4 3 (1.38%) CentOS
4 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.92%) Debian
5 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (94.50%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (32.57%) TDD
3 52 (23.85%) Continuous Integration
3 52 (23.85%) Test Automation
4 35 (16.06%) Software Engineering
5 33 (15.14%) BDD
6 29 (13.30%) User Stories
7 28 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
8 27 (12.39%) Kanban
9 26 (11.93%) MVC
10 21 (9.63%) SDLC
11 19 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (8.26%) DevOps
12 18 (8.26%) Mentoring
13 17 (7.80%) Business Analysis
13 17 (7.80%) OO
13 17 (7.80%) Open Source
14 16 (7.34%) Coaching
14 16 (7.34%) Decision-Making
14 16 (7.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (27.52%) Java
2 54 (24.77%) C#
3 52 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 37 (16.97%) SQL
5 26 (11.93%) Python
6 8 (3.67%) Java 8
6 8 (3.67%) PHP
7 7 (3.21%) PowerShell
8 6 (2.75%) Shell Script
9 5 (2.29%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (2.29%) Perl
9 5 (2.29%) VBA
10 4 (1.83%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.83%) Groovy
10 4 (1.83%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.38%) C
11 3 (1.38%) XPath
12 2 (0.92%) Apex Code
12 2 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.92%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (10.09%) Degree
2 8 (3.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.21%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.92%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (0.92%) CITP
4 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.92%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.88%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) GDPR
3 2 (0.92%) PMO
4 1 (0.46%) P3O
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.21%) Ansible
2 4 (1.83%) Terraform
3 2 (0.92%) Packer
4 1 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (11.47%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.80%) Oracle
3 9 (4.13%) Google
4 6 (2.75%) IBM
4 6 (2.75%) SAP
5 5 (2.29%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.83%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.83%) OutSystems
7 3 (1.38%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.92%) Perforce
8 2 (0.92%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.92%) Sybase
9 1 (0.46%) HP