Period
to 21 November 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 13 10 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 190 210 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 11.45% 12.83% 14.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.79% 14.54% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 152 181 190
South Wales median annual salary £45,750 £44,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.98% +5.39% +11.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,318 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,625 £62,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +6.88% +6.67%

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 1,485 1,444 1,310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.46% 88.21% 91.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,287 1,193 1,164
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £25,500 £22,825
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 -1 161 £47,500 +11.11% 19
Neath Port Talbot -6 11 £45,000 +5.88%
Gwent - 10 - -
Newport -18 3 £43,750 -2.78% 2
Torfaen +3 2 £52,500 +16.67% 2
Bridgend -7 1 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 £33,500 - 3
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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.

1 173 (91.05%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (40.00%) Java
3 64 (33.68%) JavaScript
4 52 (27.37%) .NET
5 51 (26.84%) Finance
6 45 (23.68%) Software Engineering
7 41 (21.58%) C#
7 41 (21.58%) Continuous Improvement
8 39 (20.53%) SQL
9 37 (19.47%) Git (software)
10 36 (18.95%) AngularJS
11 35 (18.42%) Test Automation
12 27 (14.21%) Azure
13 26 (13.68%) OWASP
13 26 (13.68%) Kanban
13 26 (13.68%) HTML
14 25 (13.16%) Selenium
14 25 (13.16%) DevOps
15 24 (12.63%) Web Development
15 24 (12.63%) Spring
15 24 (12.63%) CSS
16 23 (12.11%) Subversion
17 22 (11.58%) Cucumber
17 22 (11.58%) BDD
18 21 (11.05%) Maven
18 21 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
19 20 (10.53%) TypeScript
19 20 (10.53%) AWS
19 20 (10.53%) SQL Server
19 20 (10.53%) MVC

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 16 (8.42%) Confluence
2 10 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.11%) CMS
4 3 (1.58%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.05%) IIS
5 2 (1.05%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.05%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) SAS
6 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.21%) Azure
2 20 (10.53%) AWS
3 5 (2.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 4 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.11%) GitHub
4 4 (2.11%) IaaS
4 4 (2.11%) PaaS
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon ECS
5 3 (1.58%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.58%) CloudFront
5 3 (1.58%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.58%) SaaS
5 3 (1.58%) Serverless
6 2 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.05%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.53%) GCP
7 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.84%) TCP/IP
2 6 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (1.05%) HTTP
4 1 (0.53%) DNS
4 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.53%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 9 (4.74%) MySQL
4 7 (3.68%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (3.16%) Relational Database
6 4 (2.11%) Big Data
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2017
7 3 (1.58%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.53%) DB2
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 37 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 25 (13.16%) Selenium
3 23 (12.11%) Subversion
4 22 (11.58%) Cucumber
5 21 (11.05%) Maven
6 18 (9.47%) Jenkins
6 18 (9.47%) JIRA
7 14 (7.37%) WebDriver
8 13 (6.84%) Jasmine
8 13 (6.84%) Mocha
9 12 (6.32%) Visual Studio
10 11 (5.79%) JUnit
11 10 (5.26%) Rational Team Concert
12 8 (4.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 8 (4.21%) Eclipse
12 8 (4.21%) IntelliJ
12 8 (4.21%) Protractor
12 8 (4.21%) Visual Studio Code
13 7 (3.68%) Ant
13 7 (3.68%) Bitbucket
General
1 51 (26.84%) Finance
2 12 (6.32%) Advertising
3 11 (5.79%) Banking
4 10 (5.26%) Avionics
5 8 (4.21%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.63%) Games
7 1 (0.53%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (33.16%) Developer
2 41 (21.58%) Software Engineer
3 28 (14.74%) Analyst
4 25 (13.16%) Security Engineer
5 21 (11.05%) Principal Engineer
6 20 (10.53%) Principal Security Engineer
6 20 (10.53%) Principal Software Engineer
7 19 (10.00%) .NET Developer
7 19 (10.00%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.47%) Java Developer
8 18 (9.47%) Test Analyst
9 16 (8.42%) Junior
10 15 (7.89%) Cybersecurity Engineer
11 12 (6.32%) Scrum Master
12 11 (5.79%) Automation Test Analyst
12 11 (5.79%) Junior Developer
12 11 (5.79%) Project Manager
13 10 (5.26%) Test Engineer
14 9 (4.74%) Senior Test Analyst
14 9 (4.74%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (27.37%) .NET
2 36 (18.95%) AngularJS
3 26 (13.68%) HTML
4 24 (12.63%) CSS
4 24 (12.63%) Spring
5 18 (9.47%) React
5 18 (9.47%) Web Services
6 17 (8.95%) JSON
7 15 (7.89%) RESTful
8 14 (7.37%) Hibernate
8 14 (7.37%) jQuery
9 13 (6.84%) .NET Framework
9 13 (6.84%) ASP.NET
9 13 (6.84%) Node.js
10 12 (6.32%) REST
10 12 (6.32%) SOAP
11 11 (5.79%) HTML5
12 10 (5.26%) WCF
13 9 (4.74%) JPA
13 9 (4.74%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.37%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (6.84%) User Experience
3 9 (4.74%) Data Structures
4 7 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.68%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.68%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.05%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.84%) Windows
2 7 (3.68%) Windows 10
3 6 (3.16%) Linux
4 3 (1.58%) Android
4 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.53%) Unix
5 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (91.05%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (23.68%) Software Engineering
3 41 (21.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 35 (18.42%) Test Automation
5 26 (13.68%) Kanban
5 26 (13.68%) OWASP
6 25 (13.16%) DevOps
7 24 (12.63%) Web Development
8 22 (11.58%) BDD
9 21 (11.05%) Cybersecurity
10 20 (10.53%) Information Security
10 20 (10.53%) MVC
11 18 (9.47%) Problem-Solving
12 17 (8.95%) Collaborative Working
12 17 (8.95%) Front End Development
13 16 (8.42%) TDD
13 16 (8.42%) Test Scripting
14 15 (7.89%) Mentoring
14 15 (7.89%) Microservices
15 14 (7.37%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 76 (40.00%) Java
2 64 (33.68%) JavaScript
3 41 (21.58%) C#
4 39 (20.53%) SQL
5 20 (10.53%) TypeScript
6 19 (10.00%) C++
7 10 (5.26%) Go
7 10 (5.26%) PHP
7 10 (5.26%) Python
8 9 (4.74%) RPG
8 9 (4.74%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.16%) C
10 5 (2.63%) Java 8
11 3 (1.58%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.53%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 1 (0.53%) ES6
12 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (9.47%) CISMP
1 18 (9.47%) CISSP
2 13 (6.84%) Degree
3 6 (3.16%) ISTQB
3 6 (3.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.53%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.53%) LPIC
4 1 (0.53%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.53%) MBA
4 1 (0.53%) MCSA
4 1 (0.53%) MCSE
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (5.26%) QA
2 4 (2.11%) COBIT
System Software
1 17 (8.95%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) Ansible
1 8 (4.21%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (3.68%) Kubernetes
3 5 (2.63%) Terraform
4 4 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (2.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.53%) Grafana
5 1 (0.53%) Kibana
5 1 (0.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (8.95%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.26%) IBM
3 9 (4.74%) SAP
4 8 (4.21%) Guidewire
5 6 (3.16%) CheckPoint
6 3 (1.58%) Oracle
7 2 (1.05%) Google
7 2 (1.05%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.05%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.05%) Zend
8 1 (0.53%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.53%) VMware