Period
to 18 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea 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 18 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 36 7
Rank change year-on-year +12 -29 -
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 20 38 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 7.94% 9.77% 38.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 10.13% 42.28%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 52
Swansea median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £30,169 £28,950 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,760 £55,000 £42,500
West Wales median annual salary £40,210 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.52% +6.67% -

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 Swansea with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 375 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 98.02% 96.40% 91.11%
Number of salaries quoted 237 358 120
Swansea median annual salary £39,301 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.73% +10.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £25,000 £29,405 £27,500
90th Percentile £54,844 £57,946 £47,500
West Wales median annual salary £39,301 £40,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.96% +8.00% +7.40%

Scrum
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings citing Scrum as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

Job vacancy trend for Scrum in Swansea

Scrum
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Scrum in Swansea.

Salary trend for Scrum in Swansea

Scrum
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Scrum in Swansea over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 Swansea region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 8 (40.00%) QA
4 7 (35.00%) JIRA
4 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
5 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
5 6 (30.00%) Sass
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 6 (30.00%) CSS
5 6 (30.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Oracle
6 5 (25.00%) SaaS
7 4 (20.00%) Confluence
7 4 (20.00%) Mockito
7 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
7 4 (20.00%) Line Management
7 4 (20.00%) Puppet
7 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
7 4 (20.00%) REST
7 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2

Scrum
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 4 (20.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) SaaS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (20.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Extranet
1 2 (10.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) JIRA
2 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
3 4 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 4 (20.00%) Mockito
4 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Developer in Test
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 2 (10.00%) HTML Developer
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Release Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.00%) Test Development Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) Sass
2 4 (20.00%) Angular 2
2 4 (20.00%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (20.00%) GraphQL
2 4 (20.00%) Ionic Framework
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) REST
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 3 (15.00%) jQuery
3 3 (15.00%) React
4 2 (10.00%) Ajax
4 2 (10.00%) Gherkin
4 2 (10.00%) Velocity
4 2 (10.00%) Vue.js
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) Backbone.js
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (45.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 7 (35.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) OO
5 6 (30.00%) Software Delivery
6 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 4 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (20.00%) Line Management
6 4 (20.00%) SDET
6 4 (20.00%) SDLC
6 4 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) DevOps
7 3 (15.00%) Release Management
7 3 (15.00%) Web Development
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 2 (10.00%) IT Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (30.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (5.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Puppet
1 4 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) CA
2 2 (10.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft