Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 14 15
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 205 274 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 14.37% 12.63% 12.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.27% 14.04% 15.02%
Number of salaries quoted 190 251 280
South Wales median annual salary £41,750 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.33% +4.17% -1.37%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £47,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,369
% change year-on-year +6.67% +6.03% -4.41%

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 1260 1951 2071
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.30% 89.95% 85.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1751 1773
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 £55,349 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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 +8 138 £42,500 +21.43% 12
Newport -7 19 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Torfaen +5 17 £32,500 -13.33%
Bridgend +4 13 £42,500 +21.43%
Neath Port Talbot -6 6 £40,000 -2.44%
Caerphilly - 1 £32,500 -
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Scrum 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 Scrum.

1 197 (96.10%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (38.54%) C#
3 78 (38.05%) .NET
4 69 (33.66%) JavaScript
5 57 (27.80%) AngularJS
6 52 (25.37%) HTML
6 52 (25.37%) TDD
7 51 (24.88%) Java
8 48 (23.41%) SQL Server
9 47 (22.93%) CSS
10 46 (22.44%) MVC
11 42 (20.49%) Finance
12 41 (20.00%) SDLC
13 37 (18.05%) ASP.NET
14 32 (15.61%) Test Automation
14 32 (15.61%) RESTful
15 30 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
15 30 (14.63%) SQL
15 30 (14.63%) QA
16 28 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
16 28 (13.66%) Kanban
17 26 (12.68%) Spring
18 25 (12.20%) OO
18 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
18 25 (12.20%) HTML5
19 24 (11.71%) BDD
19 24 (11.71%) Node.js
19 24 (11.71%) Software Engineering
20 23 (11.22%) WCF
20 23 (11.22%) C++

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 18 (8.78%) CMS
2 14 (6.83%) Umbraco
3 13 (6.34%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (6.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (1.95%) IIS
4 4 (1.95%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.46%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.49%) Confluence
6 1 (0.49%) JBoss
6 1 (0.49%) Liferay
6 1 (0.49%) Mule
6 1 (0.49%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (10.24%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.44%) PaaS
4 4 (1.95%) IaaS
4 4 (1.95%) Office 365
4 4 (1.95%) SaaS
5 2 (0.98%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.98%) Sauce Labs
5 2 (0.98%) Serverless
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.49%) GitHub
6 1 (0.49%) Heroku
6 1 (0.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.37%) Hyperconnected
1 11 (5.37%) Internet
2 9 (4.39%) Broadband
3 4 (1.95%) HTTP
4 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.80%) MongoDB
3 11 (5.37%) MySQL
4 10 (4.88%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.39%) Big Data
6 8 (3.90%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.95%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.46%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.98%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.98%) HPCC
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 30 (14.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (8.78%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.78%) JIRA
3 15 (7.32%) Visual Studio
4 12 (5.85%) Selenium
5 10 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 10 (4.88%) Subversion
6 8 (3.90%) Maven
7 7 (3.41%) NUnit
8 6 (2.93%) Cucumber
8 6 (2.93%) Moq
9 4 (1.95%) Ant
9 4 (1.95%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.95%) JMeter
9 4 (1.95%) JUnit
9 4 (1.95%) Octopus Deploy
9 4 (1.95%) WebDriver
10 3 (1.46%) MSTest
10 3 (1.46%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (1.46%) Vagrant
General
1 42 (20.49%) Finance
2 21 (10.24%) Games
3 16 (7.80%) Retail
4 6 (2.93%) Military
5 5 (2.44%) Marketing
6 3 (1.46%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.49%) Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Electronics
7 1 (0.49%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.49%) Legal
7 1 (0.49%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.49%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 120 (58.54%) Developer
2 46 (22.44%) .NET Developer
3 21 (10.24%) Java Developer
4 20 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (9.76%) C# Developer
4 20 (9.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (9.76%) Software Developer
5 16 (7.80%) Scrum Master
6 15 (7.32%) Senior Developer
7 11 (5.37%) Junior
8 10 (4.88%) Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) C++ Developer
8 10 (4.88%) Junior Developer
9 9 (4.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 9 (4.39%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (4.39%) Software Engineer
10 8 (3.90%) ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (3.90%) Business Analyst
10 8 (3.90%) C++ Software Developer
10 8 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (38.05%) .NET
2 57 (27.80%) AngularJS
3 52 (25.37%) HTML
4 47 (22.93%) CSS
5 37 (18.05%) ASP.NET
6 32 (15.61%) RESTful
7 26 (12.68%) Spring
8 25 (12.20%) HTML5
9 24 (11.71%) Node.js
10 23 (11.22%) WCF
11 22 (10.73%) jQuery
12 21 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (9.27%) CSS3
14 17 (8.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 15 (7.32%) React
15 15 (7.32%) REST
15 15 (7.32%) Web Services
16 14 (6.83%) .NET Framework
16 14 (6.83%) KnockoutJS
17 13 (6.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.29%) Computer Science
2 14 (6.83%) User Experience
3 8 (3.90%) Fintech
4 6 (2.93%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.98%) Digital TV
7 2 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.49%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.34%) Android
2 12 (5.85%) Apple iOS
2 12 (5.85%) Linux
3 6 (2.93%) Ubuntu
3 6 (2.93%) Windows
4 4 (1.95%) CentOS
4 4 (1.95%) Debian
5 3 (1.46%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (96.10%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (25.37%) TDD
3 46 (22.44%) MVC
4 41 (20.00%) SDLC
5 32 (15.61%) Test Automation
6 28 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
6 28 (13.66%) Kanban
7 25 (12.20%) OO
8 24 (11.71%) BDD
8 24 (11.71%) Software Engineering
9 22 (10.73%) DevOps
10 21 (10.24%) OOP
11 20 (9.76%) User Stories
12 18 (8.78%) Web Development
13 16 (7.80%) Coaching
13 16 (7.80%) Mentoring
14 13 (6.34%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (6.34%) Front End Development
14 13 (6.34%) OOD
14 13 (6.34%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (38.54%) C#
2 69 (33.66%) JavaScript
3 51 (24.88%) Java
4 30 (14.63%) SQL
5 23 (11.22%) C++
6 19 (9.27%) Python
7 14 (6.83%) C
8 10 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.88%) PHP
8 10 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 10 (4.88%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.90%) Perl
10 7 (3.41%) Groovy
11 6 (2.93%) Go
12 5 (2.44%) Apple Swift
12 5 (2.44%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.44%) Ruby
13 4 (1.95%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.49%) Lisp
14 1 (0.49%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (4.88%) Degree
2 6 (2.93%) HND
3 5 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.44%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.98%) CEH
5 2 (0.98%) CISMP
5 2 (0.98%) CISSP
5 2 (0.98%) GIAC
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.49%) IIBA
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.63%) QA
2 2 (0.98%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.49%) GDPR
System Software
1 13 (6.34%) Docker
2 3 (1.46%) Firmware
3 2 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.98%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (5.85%) Ansible
2 8 (3.90%) Terraform
3 3 (1.46%) Puppet
4 2 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 25 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.34%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.93%) SAP
3 6 (2.93%) TOWER Software
4 5 (2.44%) Oracle
5 4 (1.95%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.95%) Sony
6 3 (1.46%) Google
6 3 (1.46%) Twitter
6 3 (1.46%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.98%) Informatica
7 2 (0.98%) Teradata
8 1 (0.49%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.49%) Zend