Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 6 15
Rank change year-on-year -12 +9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 142 220 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 9.95% 16.95% 13.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 18.24% 14.41%
Number of salaries quoted 118 196 192
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +10.39% +2.67%

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 1,313 1,206 1,437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 92.01% 92.91% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,132 1,066 1,240
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £59,875 £60,000 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -7 119 £42,500 - 5
Newport +8 6 £43,250 +10.53% 3
Torfaen +2 6 £37,500 -25.00%
Neath Port Talbot -2 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Bridgend -12 4 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Monmouthshire -7 1 £40,000 +20.30%
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 118 (83.10%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (43.66%) JavaScript
3 48 (33.80%) .NET
4 46 (32.39%) Java
5 35 (24.65%) Test Automation
6 34 (23.94%) HTML
7 31 (21.83%) C#
7 31 (21.83%) Software Engineering
8 30 (21.13%) QA
8 30 (21.13%) CSS
9 29 (20.42%) Git (software)
9 29 (20.42%) Continuous Improvement
10 27 (19.01%) TDD
10 27 (19.01%) PHP
11 26 (18.31%) DevOps
12 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
13 24 (16.90%) SQL
13 24 (16.90%) Finance
14 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
15 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
15 22 (15.49%) BDD
15 22 (15.49%) AngularJS
16 20 (14.08%) Web Services
16 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
16 20 (14.08%) Selenium
17 19 (13.38%) Kanban
17 19 (13.38%) MySQL
17 19 (13.38%) Mentoring
17 19 (13.38%) Relational Database
18 18 (12.68%) Unit Testing

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 (5.63%) Confluence
2 7 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.52%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.82%) JBoss
5 4 (2.82%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.11%) IIS
6 3 (2.11%) SAS
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.70%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.70%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.61%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.63%) GitHub
4 5 (3.52%) Office 365
5 4 (2.82%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.82%) SaaS
6 3 (2.11%) Power Platform
7 2 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (1.41%) Serverless
8 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) npm
8 1 (0.70%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) HTTP
1 3 (2.11%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.70%) Hyperconnected
2 1 (0.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.38%) MySQL
2 19 (13.38%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.34%) Big Data
4 5 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.52%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.52%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (2.11%) Couchbase
6 3 (2.11%) DB2
6 3 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.11%) Power BI
6 3 (2.11%) PowerPivot
6 3 (2.11%) SAS EBI
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (20.42%) Git (software)
2 20 (14.08%) Selenium
3 18 (12.68%) JIRA
4 17 (11.97%) Visual Studio
5 14 (9.86%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (8.45%) Subversion
7 10 (7.04%) Cucumber
8 9 (6.34%) Jenkins
9 7 (4.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.52%) JUnit
11 4 (2.82%) NUnit
11 4 (2.82%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.82%) WebDriver
12 3 (2.11%) MbUnit
12 3 (2.11%) Mercurial
12 3 (2.11%) MSTest
12 3 (2.11%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.41%) PHPUnit
13 2 (1.41%) SoapUI
13 2 (1.41%) TestNG
General
1 24 (16.90%) Finance
2 13 (9.15%) Retail
3 7 (4.93%) Games
4 6 (4.23%) Banking
5 3 (2.11%) Automotive
5 3 (2.11%) Law
5 3 (2.11%) Retail Finance
6 2 (1.41%) Advertising
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 75 (52.82%) Developer
2 21 (14.79%) Software Engineer
3 17 (11.97%) Software Developer
3 17 (11.97%) Test Engineer
4 16 (11.27%) Java Developer
4 16 (11.27%) Test Automation Engineer
5 14 (9.86%) .NET Developer
6 11 (7.75%) Web Developer
7 9 (6.34%) Lead Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) PHP Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Analyst
9 7 (4.93%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Team Leader
10 6 (4.23%) Junior
10 6 (4.23%) Junior Developer
10 6 (4.23%) PHP Software Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) PHP Web Developer
10 6 (4.23%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (33.80%) .NET
2 34 (23.94%) HTML
3 30 (21.13%) CSS
4 22 (15.49%) AngularJS
5 20 (14.08%) Web Services
6 15 (10.56%) React
7 14 (9.86%) .NET Framework
8 13 (9.15%) Spring
9 12 (8.45%) jQuery
10 10 (7.04%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (7.04%) Hibernate
11 9 (6.34%) HTML5
11 9 (6.34%) REST
12 8 (5.63%) .NET Core
12 8 (5.63%) ASP.NET
12 8 (5.63%) CSS3
12 8 (5.63%) Django
12 8 (5.63%) RESTful
13 7 (4.93%) Apache Camel
14 5 (3.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) Self-Motivation
1 9 (6.34%) User Experience
2 8 (5.63%) Fintech
3 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.52%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (2.82%) Analytical Mindset
5 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.11%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.70%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.70%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.70%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.34%) Windows
2 5 (3.52%) Linux
3 3 (2.11%) Unix
4 2 (1.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.41%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (83.10%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (24.65%) Test Automation
3 31 (21.83%) Software Engineering
4 29 (20.42%) Continuous Improvement
5 27 (19.01%) TDD
6 26 (18.31%) DevOps
7 22 (15.49%) BDD
8 19 (13.38%) Kanban
8 19 (13.38%) Mentoring
9 18 (12.68%) Unit Testing
10 17 (11.97%) Web Development
11 16 (11.27%) Project Management
11 16 (11.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 15 (10.56%) Front End Development
13 14 (9.86%) OO
14 13 (9.15%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (9.15%) SOLID
14 13 (9.15%) Test Scripting
15 12 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (7.75%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 62 (43.66%) JavaScript
2 46 (32.39%) Java
3 31 (21.83%) C#
4 27 (19.01%) PHP
5 24 (16.90%) SQL
6 17 (11.97%) C++
7 14 (9.86%) Python
8 5 (3.52%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (2.11%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.11%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.11%) VBA
10 2 (1.41%) ABAP
10 2 (1.41%) Go
10 2 (1.41%) Java 8
11 1 (0.70%) C
11 1 (0.70%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (3.52%) Degree
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.11%) CISMP
3 3 (2.11%) CISSP
3 3 (2.11%) ISEB
4 2 (1.41%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.41%) LPIC
4 2 (1.41%) MCP
4 2 (1.41%) MCSA
4 2 (1.41%) MCSE
5 1 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (21.13%) QA
2 8 (5.63%) SLA
3 3 (2.11%) PMO
4 2 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.82%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.11%) Ansible
3 2 (1.41%) Terraform
3 2 (1.41%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.70%) Grafana
4 1 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.70%) Kibana
4 1 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.04%) Oracle
3 7 (4.93%) Google
4 6 (4.23%) SAP
5 3 (2.11%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.41%) RedGate
6 2 (1.41%) VMware
6 2 (1.41%) Zend
7 1 (0.70%) Adobe
7 1 (0.70%) Citrix
7 1 (0.70%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.70%) HP
7 1 (0.70%) IBM
7 1 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.70%) Twitter