Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Scrum
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 4 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +3
Permanent jobs citing Scrum 35 81 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 14.34% 45.51% 15.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.02% 47.93% 20.41%
Number of salaries quoted 31 80 14
Swansea median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -10.00%
10th Percentile £36,250 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £57,500 £45,625
West Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +18.52% -10.00%

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 233 169 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 95.49% 94.94% 75.97%
Number of salaries quoted 216 158 86
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +12.78% -11.33%
10th Percentile £29,327 £22,350 £22,375
90th Percentile £54,844 £56,625 £54,375
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +22.95% -18.67%

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 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Scrum in Swansea

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing Scrum also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swansea region with a requirement for Scrum.

1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) SQL
3 12 (34.29%) JIRA
3 12 (34.29%) SaaS
4 10 (28.57%) SDLC
4 10 (28.57%) Finance
4 10 (28.57%) C#
4 10 (28.57%) .NET
5 9 (25.71%) HTML
5 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
5 9 (25.71%) MVC
5 9 (25.71%) jQuery
5 9 (25.71%) Wireframes
6 8 (22.86%) User Stories
6 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
7 7 (20.00%) CSS
7 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (20.00%) WCF
7 7 (20.00%) Ajax
7 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
8 6 (17.14%) Web Development
8 6 (17.14%) Project Management
9 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) User Experience
10 4 (11.43%) DevOps

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Moqups
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (8.57%) Cucumber
4 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (5.71%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.57%) French Language
3 1 (2.86%) Games
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
1 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
1 9 (25.71%) Developer
2 6 (17.14%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.29%) DBA
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum Master
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Software Development Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 9 (25.71%) HTML
2 9 (25.71%) jQuery
3 8 (22.86%) ASP.NET
4 7 (20.00%) Ajax
4 7 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (20.00%) CSS
4 7 (20.00%) WCF
5 3 (8.57%) Gherkin
6 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.71%) NHibernate
6 2 (5.71%) Sass
6 2 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (5.71%) Velocity
6 2 (5.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) User Experience
2 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Fintech
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) SDLC
3 9 (25.71%) MVC
3 9 (25.71%) Wireframes
4 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.86%) User Stories
5 6 (17.14%) Project Management
5 6 (17.14%) Waterfall
5 6 (17.14%) Web Development
6 5 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.43%) DevOps
7 4 (11.43%) Kanban
7 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
7 4 (11.43%) Test Automation
8 3 (8.57%) TDD
9 2 (5.71%) BDD
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.71%) CRM
9 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 10 (28.57%) C#
3 9 (25.71%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMO
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) SaltStack
2 4 (11.43%) CA
2 4 (11.43%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft