Period
to 20 January 2021

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 20 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 14 13 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 -5
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 85 202 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 11.33% 12.73% 11.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.67% 13.97% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 112 168 163
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £25,875 £29,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £59,500 £63,750
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 671 1,446 1,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 89.47% 91.12% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 588 1,255 1,121
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,500 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Scrum in South Wales.

Salary trend for Scrum in South Wales

Scrum
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Scrum in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 January 2021.

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 20 January 2021. 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 -7 70 £47,500 +5.56% 15
Newport +31 7 £37,500 -34.78%
Gwent -2 4 £48,900 -
Torfaen 0 2 £44,500 -
Neath Port Talbot +5 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2021, 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 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) DevOps
3 30 (35.29%) AWS
3 30 (35.29%) .NET
4 28 (32.94%) Azure
5 25 (29.41%) C#
6 23 (27.06%) Kanban
6 23 (27.06%) Docker
7 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
8 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
9 18 (21.18%) HTML
9 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
9 18 (21.18%) Kubernetes
10 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 17 (20.00%) Migration
11 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
11 16 (18.82%) Linux
11 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (18.82%) Puppet
11 16 (18.82%) AWS CloudFormation
11 16 (18.82%) Terraform
11 16 (18.82%) Deployment Automation
12 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (17.65%) CSS
13 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
14 13 (15.29%) SQL
15 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
15 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (11.76%) Test Automation

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 7 (8.24%) IIS
2 4 (4.71%) CMS
3 3 (3.53%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.35%) Confluence
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.18%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 30 (35.29%) AWS
2 28 (32.94%) Azure
3 16 (18.82%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (7.06%) PaaS
5 2 (2.35%) SaaS
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.18%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (1.18%) Route 53
6 1 (1.18%) Serverless
6 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
2 5 (5.88%) MySQL
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2017
3 4 (4.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (24.71%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.41%) Selenium
2 8 (9.41%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (7.06%) JIRA
4 5 (5.88%) SpecFlow
4 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (4.71%) Rational DOORS
5 4 (4.71%) Rational Rhapsody
6 3 (3.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.35%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.18%) Cypress.io
8 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.18%) Subversion
8 1 (1.18%) TestCafe
8 1 (1.18%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (4.71%) Avionics
1 4 (4.71%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Games
3 2 (2.35%) Back Office
3 2 (2.35%) Local Government
3 2 (2.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 17 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) AWS DevOps
3 16 (18.82%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 16 (18.82%) AWS Engineer
4 15 (17.65%) Analyst
5 9 (10.59%) Lead Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.24%) Lead .NET Developer
8 6 (7.06%) Test Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) C# Developer
9 5 (5.88%) Data Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 4 (4.71%) Data Architect
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (35.29%) .NET
2 18 (21.18%) HTML
3 17 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 15 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 15 (17.65%) CSS
5 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET
6 10 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 9 (10.59%) .NET Core
7 9 (10.59%) RESTful
8 8 (9.41%) Entity Framework
9 7 (8.24%) WCF
10 6 (7.06%) React
10 6 (7.06%) REST
10 6 (7.06%) Web Services
11 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET Core
11 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (4.71%) SOAP
12 3 (3.53%) Ionic Framework
12 3 (3.53%) JSON
12 3 (3.53%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.71%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.71%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.53%) User Experience
4 2 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (1.18%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Linux
2 5 (5.88%) Windows
3 3 (3.53%) Android
3 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (74.12%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (45.88%) DevOps
3 23 (27.06%) Kanban
4 17 (20.00%) Migration
5 16 (18.82%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (18.82%) Deployment Automation
6 10 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.76%) Fintech
6 10 (11.76%) Test Automation
7 9 (10.59%) MVC
8 8 (9.41%) BDD
8 8 (9.41%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (9.41%) Software Engineering
9 7 (8.24%) Data Modelling
9 7 (8.24%) Mentoring
9 7 (8.24%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.24%) SDLC
10 6 (7.06%) Microservices
11 5 (5.88%) Process Improvement
11 5 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.41%) C#
2 19 (22.35%) JavaScript
3 13 (15.29%) SQL
4 9 (10.59%) PHP
4 9 (10.59%) TypeScript
5 7 (8.24%) Java
6 2 (2.35%) C
6 2 (2.35%) Python
6 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.18%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) ES6
7 1 (1.18%) ES7
7 1 (1.18%) Go
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (21.18%) Kubernetes
2 16 (18.82%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (18.82%) Puppet
2 16 (18.82%) Terraform
3 1 (1.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.06%) IBM
3 2 (2.35%) Blue Prism
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle
4 1 (1.18%) SAP
4 1 (1.18%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.18%) Zend