Period
to 9 December 2018

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

Software Delivery
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 82 101
Rank change year-on-year -14 +19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 21 26 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.32% 1.83% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.99% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 19 27 34
South Wales median annual salary £57,500 £38,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.32% -5.59% -5.29%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,900 £30,150
90th Percentile £64,250 £57,500 £50,125
Wales median annual salary £52,000 £38,000 £40,250
% change year-on-year +36.84% -5.59% +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 1,385 1,308 1,993
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 87.00% 91.85% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,158 1,778
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £25,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,619 £55,280
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,351 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.65% +4.93% +4.17%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 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 -23 14 £57,500 +47.44% 2
Torfaen +10 5 £47,500 +43.94%
Software Delivery
Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, 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 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 9 (42.86%) Scrum
4 7 (33.33%) Change Management
4 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (28.57%) Python
6 5 (23.81%) Java
6 5 (23.81%) Oracle
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
6 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
6 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
6 5 (23.81%) DevOps
7 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
8 3 (14.29%) TDD
8 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (14.29%) Unix
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (14.29%) Ansible
8 3 (14.29%) Docker
8 3 (14.29%) Node.js
8 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
8 3 (14.29%) JIRA
8 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation

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 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SMS
1 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
2 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
2 2 (9.52%) Sqoop
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (23.81%) Jenkins
2 4 (19.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (9.52%) Bitbucket
4 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Coded UI
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (4.76%) Subversion
5 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.76%) webpack
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Software Development Manager
1 7 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Leader
3 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
3 2 (9.52%) Product Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Release Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Java Team Leader
4 1 (4.76%) Junior
4 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Director
4 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Product Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) pytest
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
3 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) Java EE
3 1 (4.76%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Frameworx
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) TM Forum
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 2 (9.52%) CentOS
3 2 (9.52%) Debian
3 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
3 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Change Management
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (23.81%) DevOps
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) TDD
7 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy
9 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
4 2 (9.52%) C#
4 2 (9.52%) Go
4 2 (9.52%) Groovy
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
4 2 (9.52%) R
4 2 (9.52%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Chartered Engineer
1 1 (4.76%) CITP
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kibana
2 2 (9.52%) Packer
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
3 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
2 2 (9.52%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase