Period
to 26 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for Agile Software Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Agile Software Development over the 6 months to 26 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 626 690 744
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 35.98% 36.01% 34.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.03% 38.50% 37.65%
Number of salaries quoted 554 622 679
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Agile Software Development 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,604 1,792 1,976
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 92.18% 93.53% 90.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1,352 1,470 1,635
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Agile Software Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wales over the 6 months to 26 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Agile Software Development in Wales

Agile Software Development
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Agile Software Development within the Wales region over the 6 months to 26 April 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
South Wales 0 532 £40,000 -2.44% 34
West Wales 0 60 £47,500 +18.75% 8
North Wales -7 19 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Mid Wales +21 11 £36,000 -5.26% 1
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 190 (30.35%) JavaScript
2 139 (22.20%) Java
2 139 (22.20%) SQL
3 134 (21.41%) Scrum
4 124 (19.81%) HTML
5 120 (19.17%) .NET
6 111 (17.73%) C#
7 110 (17.57%) Software Engineering
8 108 (17.25%) Finance
9 98 (15.65%) Mentoring
10 97 (15.50%) Test Automation
11 96 (15.34%) CSS
12 95 (15.18%) QA
13 93 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 91 (14.54%) SQL Server
15 90 (14.38%) Microsoft
15 90 (14.38%) Git (software)
16 85 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
17 81 (12.94%) AngularJS
18 75 (11.98%) PHP
19 71 (11.34%) DevOps
20 70 (11.18%) TDD
21 69 (11.02%) Degree
22 68 (10.86%) Python
23 65 (10.38%) Project Management
24 63 (10.06%) SDLC
25 61 (9.74%) ASP.NET
26 60 (9.58%) User Experience
26 60 (9.58%) Continuous Improvement
27 58 (9.27%) Continuous Integration

Agile Software Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
2 19 (3.04%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.56%) Confluence
4 13 (2.08%) CMS
5 12 (1.92%) IIS
6 10 (1.60%) Apache
6 10 (1.60%) WordPress
7 9 (1.44%) JBoss
7 9 (1.44%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.12%) MS Exchange
8 7 (1.12%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.80%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.64%) Appian
10 4 (0.64%) SAS
10 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.32%) Jetty
12 1 (0.16%) Drupal
12 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
12 1 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (4.31%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.48%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) Magento
1 3 (0.48%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 93 (14.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (13.58%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (2.88%) Office 365
4 17 (2.72%) SaaS
5 15 (2.40%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (1.92%) GitHub
7 11 (1.76%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.96%) IaaS
9 5 (0.80%) npm
9 5 (0.80%) PaaS
9 5 (0.80%) Serverless
10 4 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.64%) Datadog
11 3 (0.48%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (0.32%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.32%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.16%) Adobe Analytics
13 1 (0.16%) G Suite
13 1 (0.16%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.28%) HTTPS
2 7 (1.12%) Firewall
3 6 (0.96%) PBX
3 6 (0.96%) SSL
4 5 (0.80%) CTI
4 5 (0.80%) Network Security
4 5 (0.80%) Unified Communications
5 4 (0.64%) LAN
5 4 (0.64%) WAN
6 3 (0.48%) DHCP
6 3 (0.48%) DNS
6 3 (0.48%) Internet
6 3 (0.48%) Skype
6 3 (0.48%) SNMP
6 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.32%) HTTP
7 2 (0.32%) SSH
8 1 (0.16%) Bluetooth
8 1 (0.16%) VoIP
8 1 (0.16%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (14.54%) SQL Server
2 39 (6.23%) Relational Database
3 35 (5.59%) MySQL
4 33 (5.27%) NoSQL
5 30 (4.79%) Big Data
6 21 (3.35%) MongoDB
6 21 (3.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
9 7 (1.12%) Crystal Reports
10 6 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
10 6 (0.96%) Redis
11 5 (0.80%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 5 (0.80%) Couchbase
11 5 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.64%) Oracle ODI
12 4 (0.64%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 90 (14.38%) Git (software)
2 42 (6.71%) JIRA
3 37 (5.91%) Jenkins
4 35 (5.59%) Visual Studio
5 34 (5.43%) Selenium
5 34 (5.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (3.19%) Cucumber
7 18 (2.88%) Subversion
8 17 (2.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 12 (1.92%) TeamCity
10 11 (1.76%) Maven
11 10 (1.60%) JMeter
12 9 (1.44%) GitLab
13 8 (1.28%) JUnit
14 7 (1.12%) Protractor
15 6 (0.96%) AccuRev
15 6 (0.96%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (0.96%) webpack
16 5 (0.80%) git-flow
16 5 (0.80%) SoapUI
General
1 108 (17.25%) Finance
2 31 (4.95%) Advertising
3 26 (4.15%) Games
4 25 (3.99%) Marketing
5 20 (3.19%) Banking
6 19 (3.04%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.40%) Manufacturing
8 14 (2.24%) Electronics
9 13 (2.08%) Retail
10 7 (1.12%) Automotive
11 6 (0.96%) Military
12 4 (0.64%) Back Office
12 4 (0.64%) Law
12 4 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.48%) Retail Finance
14 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.32%) Legal
14 2 (0.32%) Publishing
14 2 (0.32%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 255 (40.73%) Developer
2 78 (12.46%) Analyst
3 55 (8.79%) Software Engineer
4 46 (7.35%) Junior
5 45 (7.19%) Java Developer
6 44 (7.03%) Business Analyst
6 44 (7.03%) Software Developer
7 43 (6.87%) .NET Developer
8 33 (5.27%) C# Developer
9 29 (4.63%) Senior Developer
10 28 (4.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 27 (4.31%) Test Engineer
12 24 (3.83%) Architect
12 24 (3.83%) Web Developer
13 22 (3.51%) Junior Developer
14 20 (3.19%) Development Manager
14 20 (3.19%) Senior Software Engineer
15 19 (3.04%) C# .NET Developer
15 19 (3.04%) PHP Developer
16 17 (2.72%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (19.81%) HTML
2 120 (19.17%) .NET
3 96 (15.34%) CSS
4 81 (12.94%) AngularJS
5 61 (9.74%) ASP.NET
6 53 (8.47%) HTML5
7 49 (7.83%) Spring
8 46 (7.35%) React
9 45 (7.19%) jQuery
10 39 (6.23%) Web Services
11 37 (5.91%) RESTful
12 32 (5.11%) XML
13 31 (4.95%) .NET Core
14 28 (4.47%) Sass
15 24 (3.83%) .NET Framework
15 24 (3.83%) CSS3
16 23 (3.67%) Hibernate
17 22 (3.51%) SOAP
18 21 (3.35%) Node.js
18 21 (3.35%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 60 (9.58%) User Experience
2 46 (7.35%) Fintech
3 42 (6.71%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (5.59%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (2.24%) Mobile App
6 13 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
7 11 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.60%) Cloud Native
8 10 (1.60%) Digital Media
8 10 (1.60%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
10 6 (0.96%) Animation
10 6 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 5 (0.80%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.80%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.80%) Digital TV
11 5 (0.80%) IVR
11 5 (0.80%) Robotics
12 4 (0.64%) Public Cloud
13 3 (0.48%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.71%) Linux
1 42 (6.71%) Windows
2 40 (6.39%) Unix
3 16 (2.56%) Android
4 14 (2.24%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (0.80%) CentOS
6 5 (0.80%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.64%) DC/OS
7 4 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.64%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.16%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (21.41%) Scrum
2 110 (17.57%) Software Engineering
3 98 (15.65%) Mentoring
4 97 (15.50%) Test Automation
5 71 (11.34%) DevOps
6 70 (11.18%) TDD
7 65 (10.38%) Project Management
8 63 (10.06%) SDLC
9 60 (9.58%) Continuous Improvement
10 58 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
11 56 (8.95%) MVC
12 51 (8.15%) Problem-Solving
13 48 (7.67%) Front End Development
14 46 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
15 45 (7.19%) Waterfall
16 44 (7.03%) Stakeholder Management
17 41 (6.55%) Business Analysis
17 41 (6.55%) Unit Testing
18 40 (6.39%) Computer Science
18 40 (6.39%) OO
Programming Languages
1 190 (30.35%) JavaScript
2 139 (22.20%) Java
2 139 (22.20%) SQL
3 111 (17.73%) C#
4 75 (11.98%) PHP
5 68 (10.86%) Python
6 25 (3.99%) TypeScript
7 18 (2.88%) C++
8 17 (2.72%) T-SQL
9 16 (2.56%) Bash Shell
10 15 (2.40%) Go
11 14 (2.24%) ES6
12 12 (1.92%) Java 8
13 9 (1.44%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.44%) Ruby
14 6 (0.96%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.80%) Apple Swift
15 5 (0.80%) C
15 5 (0.80%) Kotlin
15 5 (0.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 69 (11.02%) Degree
2 24 (3.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.80%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.64%) ISEB
5 4 (0.64%) Master's Degree
5 4 (0.64%) MCP
5 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.48%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (0.32%) CISSP
7 2 (0.32%) CITP
7 2 (0.32%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.32%) PMP
7 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.16%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (15.18%) QA
2 15 (2.40%) SLA
3 12 (1.92%) PMO
4 6 (0.96%) Def Stans
4 6 (0.96%) GDPR
5 2 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 13485
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 43 (6.87%) Docker
2 10 (1.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (0.64%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.64%) XenApp
5 3 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.32%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.16%) Firmware
7 1 (0.16%) HDFS
7 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 22 (3.51%) Kubernetes
2 18 (2.88%) Ansible
3 14 (2.24%) Terraform
4 13 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (2.08%) Puppet
5 7 (1.12%) Packer
6 6 (0.96%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.64%) Control-M
7 4 (0.64%) Salt
8 3 (0.48%) Kibana
8 3 (0.48%) SCOM
9 2 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.32%) Prometheus
10 1 (0.16%) Grafana
10 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.16%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.16%) Mesos
Vendors
1 90 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.31%) Oracle
2 27 (4.31%) SAP
3 21 (3.35%) Google
4 13 (2.08%) VMware
5 9 (1.44%) Citrix
6 6 (0.96%) Adobe
7 5 (0.80%) IBM
8 4 (0.64%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.64%) Informatica
8 4 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
8 4 (0.64%) New Relic
8 4 (0.64%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.64%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.64%) Splunk
8 4 (0.64%) Talend
8 4 (0.64%) Teradata
9 3 (0.48%) Twitter
9 3 (0.48%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.48%) Zend