Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 197 211 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 12.27% 14.82% 13.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.11% 16.13% 14.28%
Number of salaries quoted 170 191 259
South Wales median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.53% +18.06% +2.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £51,250
Wales median annual salary £44,000 £41,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.00% +7.14%

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 1,396 1,308 1,975
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 86.98% 91.85% 92.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,145 1,158 1,761
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £25,600 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,619 £55,349
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +4.17%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -2 154 £43,500 +2.35% 28
Newport +9 13 £45,000 -6.74% 3
Torfaen 0 10 £47,500 +46.15% 3
Neath Port Talbot +5 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bridgend -7 8 £52,250 +22.94% 3
Caerphilly +1 4 £44,000 +32.33%
Scrum
Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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.

1 189 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 59 (29.95%) TDD
3 52 (26.40%) Java
4 49 (24.87%) C#
5 46 (23.35%) Finance
6 44 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
7 43 (21.83%) Test Automation
8 41 (20.81%) .NET
9 35 (17.77%) SQL
9 35 (17.77%) HTML
10 34 (17.26%) User Experience
11 31 (15.74%) Amazon AWS
12 30 (15.23%) AngularJS
12 30 (15.23%) Software Engineering
13 27 (13.71%) Git (software)
13 27 (13.71%) Kanban
14 26 (13.20%) Problem-Solving
14 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
14 26 (13.20%) CSS
14 26 (13.20%) MVC
14 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
15 25 (12.69%) Degree
16 24 (12.18%) Python
16 24 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (11.68%) SDLC
17 23 (11.68%) JIRA
18 22 (11.17%) Unit Testing
18 22 (11.17%) Web Services
19 20 (10.15%) BDD

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 (4.06%) Confluence
2 7 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.05%) Appian
3 6 (3.05%) JBoss
4 5 (2.54%) Anypoint
4 5 (2.54%) SAS
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.52%) Liferay
6 2 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.02%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.51%) Apache
7 1 (0.51%) Apache Airflow
7 1 (0.51%) CMS
7 1 (0.51%) Drupal
7 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 31 (15.74%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (3.55%) Office 365
4 5 (2.54%) SaaS
5 3 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.52%) GitHub
5 3 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.52%) IaaS
5 3 (1.52%) PaaS
5 3 (1.52%) Slack
5 3 (1.52%) Trello
6 1 (0.51%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.57%) HTTP
2 5 (2.54%) HTTPS
2 5 (2.54%) WPA
3 3 (1.52%) DNS
4 2 (1.02%) Broadband
4 2 (1.02%) Internet
4 2 (1.02%) SMS
4 2 (1.02%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.51%) Hyperconnected
5 1 (0.51%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.63%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (3.05%) DB2
5 6 (3.05%) MySQL
5 6 (3.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (2.54%) Power BI
6 5 (2.54%) PowerPivot
6 5 (2.54%) SAS EBI
6 5 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (2.03%) Big Data
7 4 (2.03%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.02%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.02%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (13.71%) Git (software)
2 23 (11.68%) JIRA
3 18 (9.14%) Selenium
4 11 (5.58%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.57%) Jenkins
6 8 (4.06%) Maven
7 6 (3.05%) Visual Studio
8 5 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.54%) Babel
8 5 (2.54%) Cucumber
8 5 (2.54%) Subversion
8 5 (2.54%) webpack
9 4 (2.03%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.03%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.52%) CircleCI
10 3 (1.52%) Protractor
10 3 (1.52%) Pylint
10 3 (1.52%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.52%) WebDriver
General
1 46 (23.35%) Finance
2 10 (5.08%) Banking
3 6 (3.05%) Back Office
4 5 (2.54%) Advertising
4 5 (2.54%) Retail
5 4 (2.03%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.03%) Marketing
6 3 (1.52%) Legal
7 2 (1.02%) Games
7 2 (1.02%) Interactive Media
7 2 (1.02%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 107 (54.31%) Developer
2 26 (13.20%) Java Developer
3 24 (12.18%) Software Developer
4 22 (11.17%) Software Engineer
5 20 (10.15%) Analyst
6 19 (9.64%) .NET Developer
7 15 (7.61%) Business Analyst
8 14 (7.11%) C# Developer
9 13 (6.60%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 13 (6.60%) Python Developer
10 12 (6.09%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (6.09%) Java Engineer
10 12 (6.09%) Senior Developer
11 10 (5.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (5.08%) Java Software Developer
12 9 (4.57%) .NET Software Developer
12 9 (4.57%) C# Software Developer
12 9 (4.57%) Java Software Engineer
12 9 (4.57%) Product Manager
12 9 (4.57%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (20.81%) .NET
2 35 (17.77%) HTML
3 30 (15.23%) AngularJS
4 26 (13.20%) CSS
5 22 (11.17%) Web Services
6 19 (9.64%) React
6 19 (9.64%) REST
7 17 (8.63%) .NET Framework
8 15 (7.61%) Spring
9 14 (7.11%) HTML5
10 13 (6.60%) WCF
10 13 (6.60%) XML
11 12 (6.09%) ASP.NET
11 12 (6.09%) jQuery
12 11 (5.58%) Hibernate
12 11 (5.58%) JSON
12 11 (5.58%) SOAP
13 10 (5.08%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (5.08%) CSS3
14 8 (4.06%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.26%) User Experience
2 24 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.14%) Self-Motivation
4 14 (7.11%) Mobile App
5 12 (6.09%) Analytical Mindset
6 7 (3.55%) Fintech
7 3 (1.52%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.52%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.02%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.02%) Digital TV
8 2 (1.02%) IPTV
8 2 (1.02%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.02%) Video\Live Streaming
8 2 (1.02%) Wiki
9 1 (0.51%) Frameworx
9 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.51%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.51%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.51%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.11%) Android
1 14 (7.11%) Apple iOS
2 12 (6.09%) Linux
3 6 (3.05%) Unix
4 2 (1.02%) CentOS
4 2 (1.02%) Debian
4 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (1.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (95.94%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (29.95%) TDD
3 44 (22.34%) Continuous Integration
4 43 (21.83%) Test Automation
5 30 (15.23%) Software Engineering
6 27 (13.71%) Kanban
7 26 (13.20%) MVC
7 26 (13.20%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (11.68%) SDLC
9 22 (11.17%) Unit Testing
10 20 (10.15%) BDD
10 20 (10.15%) User Stories
11 19 (9.64%) Continuous Improvement
11 19 (9.64%) DevOps
12 18 (9.14%) Web Development
13 17 (8.63%) Mentoring
14 16 (8.12%) Business Analysis
14 16 (8.12%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (7.61%) Decision-Making
15 15 (7.61%) OO
Programming Languages
1 59 (29.95%) JavaScript
2 52 (26.40%) Java
3 49 (24.87%) C#
4 35 (17.77%) SQL
5 24 (12.18%) Python
6 13 (6.60%) PHP
7 7 (3.55%) VBA
8 6 (3.05%) TypeScript
9 5 (2.54%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 5 (2.54%) PowerShell
10 4 (2.03%) C
10 4 (2.03%) C++
10 4 (2.03%) ES6
10 4 (2.03%) Java 8
10 4 (2.03%) Perl
11 3 (1.52%) Groovy
11 3 (1.52%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.52%) Shell Script
11 3 (1.52%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (12.69%) Degree
2 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.54%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.02%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.51%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (0.51%) CITP
5 1 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.11%) QA
2 3 (1.52%) GDPR
2 3 (1.52%) PMO
2 3 (1.52%) SLA
3 1 (0.51%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) Ansible
2 2 (1.02%) Packer
2 2 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.61%) Oracle
3 10 (5.08%) SAP
4 9 (4.57%) Google
5 5 (2.54%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.03%) IBM
6 4 (2.03%) OutSystems
7 3 (1.52%) Twitter
8 2 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.02%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.51%) HP
9 1 (0.51%) Marketo
9 1 (0.51%) Perforce
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase