Period
to 21 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 21 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 73 100
Rank change year-on-year -12 +27 +6
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 27 35 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.81% 2.54% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.75% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 26
South Wales median annual salary £55,750 £34,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.97% -16.56% +1.88%
10th Percentile £27,525 £32,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £52,000 £37,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year +38.67% -6.83% +0.63%

Software Delivery 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 1,329 1,274 1,740
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 88.96% 92.32% 91.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,107 1,117 1,521
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £23,500
90th Percentile £61,070 £57,500 £55,349
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in South Wales

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Delivery in South Wales.

Salary trend for Software Delivery in South Wales

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in South Wales

Software Delivery
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 Software Delivery within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 21 February 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 -15 17 £57,500 +69.12% 5
Torfaen +15 7 £35,000 -
Newport +1 1 £31,000 -18.42% 1
Software Delivery
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 February 2019, IT jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (62.96%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) Change Management
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 6 (22.22%) SDLC
6 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
7 4 (14.81%) Python
7 4 (14.81%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.11%) UML
8 3 (11.11%) Node.js
8 3 (11.11%) JIRA
8 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
8 3 (11.11%) Selenium
8 3 (11.11%) Use Case
8 3 (11.11%) QA
8 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (11.11%) DevOps
8 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
8 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
9 2 (7.41%) pytest
9 2 (7.41%) Sqoop
9 2 (7.41%) HDFS
9 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (7.41%) Go

Software Delivery
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 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
1 2 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.70%) JMeter
3 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.70%) webpack
3 1 (3.70%) Zephyr
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Advertising
3 2 (7.41%) Electronics
3 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Development Manager
1 11 (40.74%) Software Development Manager
1 11 (40.74%) Software Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Product Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Product Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Product Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Lead DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Product Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Leader
4 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Node.js
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) Frameworx
3 1 (3.70%) TM Forum
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (44.44%) Change Management
3 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) SDLC
4 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 5 (18.52%) Test Strategy
6 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (11.11%) Use Case
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) ITIL
8 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 2 (7.41%) Release Management
8 2 (7.41%) Software Testing
8 2 (7.41%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Java
1 4 (14.81%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) Go
2 2 (7.41%) R
2 2 (7.41%) Ruby
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
1 2 (7.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) HDFS
2 1 (3.70%) Docker
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) SAP