Period
to 27 January 2021

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 27 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 239 643 634
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 24.66% 34.26% 33.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 27.50% 37.47% 37.76%
Number of salaries quoted 256 566 567
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

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 869 1,716 1,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.68% 91.42% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 711 1,458 1,399
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Agile Software Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Agile Software Development in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wales.

Salary trend for Agile Software Development in Wales

Agile Software Development
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Agile Software Development in Wales over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

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 27 January 2021. 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 -3 177 £47,500 +5.56% 56
West Wales -1 40 £37,750 -1.31% 11
Mid Wales 0 12 - -
North Wales -4 5 £36,000 -7.10% 2
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 88 (36.82%) DevOps
2 81 (33.89%) Scrum
3 78 (32.64%) Azure
4 71 (29.71%) SQL
5 57 (23.85%) C#
6 55 (23.01%) Microsoft
7 52 (21.76%) .NET
8 50 (20.92%) Git (software)
9 48 (20.08%) JavaScript
10 42 (17.57%) Finance
11 36 (15.06%) HTML
12 35 (14.64%) AWS
13 34 (14.23%) SQL Server
14 32 (13.39%) Python
15 31 (12.97%) Java
15 31 (12.97%) CSS
15 31 (12.97%) Test Automation
16 30 (12.55%) Docker
17 29 (12.13%) Linux
18 28 (11.72%) Kubernetes
18 28 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
19 25 (10.46%) React
19 25 (10.46%) Selenium
20 24 (10.04%) Degree
20 24 (10.04%) Kanban
21 23 (9.62%) Process Improvement
21 23 (9.62%) TypeScript
21 23 (9.62%) Terraform
21 23 (9.62%) Windows
22 22 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management

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 9 (3.77%) Confluence
2 8 (3.35%) CMS
2 8 (3.35%) IIS
3 3 (1.26%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.26%) Umbraco
3 3 (1.26%) WordPress
4 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.42%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (2.51%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.42%) Sketch
4 1 (0.42%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.84%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 78 (32.64%) Azure
2 35 (14.64%) AWS
3 18 (7.53%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (5.44%) PaaS
5 6 (2.51%) IaaS
5 6 (2.51%) SaaS
6 5 (2.09%) Serverless
7 4 (1.67%) Power Platform
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.26%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.26%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.26%) BrowserStack
8 3 (1.26%) GCP
8 3 (1.26%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.84%) GitHub
9 2 (0.84%) Office 365
10 1 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.51%) HTTP
2 4 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (1.67%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (1.67%) DNS
2 4 (1.67%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (1.67%) SAN
3 2 (0.84%) FTP
3 2 (0.84%) Intranet
3 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.84%) VoIP
4 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.42%) RFID
4 1 (0.42%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.86%) Relational Database
3 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (5.02%) SQL Server 2017
4 11 (4.60%) MySQL
5 8 (3.35%) Big Data
5 8 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (3.35%) Tableau
6 7 (2.93%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.51%) Biml
7 6 (2.51%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.67%) Power BI
9 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.84%) Snowflake Schema
10 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.42%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.42%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 50 (20.92%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.46%) Selenium
3 19 (7.95%) JIRA
4 18 (7.53%) Jenkins
5 15 (6.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.44%) SpecFlow
6 13 (5.44%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (3.35%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (2.09%) LoadRunner
8 5 (2.09%) Maven
9 4 (1.67%) Bitbucket
9 4 (1.67%) JUnit
9 4 (1.67%) NeoLoad
9 4 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
10 3 (1.26%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.26%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.26%) JMeter
10 3 (1.26%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (1.26%) Postman
11 2 (0.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 42 (17.57%) Finance
2 17 (7.11%) Advertising
3 8 (3.35%) Avionics
4 7 (2.93%) Marketing
5 4 (1.67%) Games
5 4 (1.67%) Legal
5 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.67%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.67%) Retail
6 3 (1.26%) Back Office
6 3 (1.26%) Local Government
6 3 (1.26%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.42%) Banking
7 1 (0.42%) Electronics
7 1 (0.42%) Law
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 91 (38.08%) Developer
2 53 (22.18%) Analyst
3 29 (12.13%) .NET Developer
4 23 (9.62%) Test Analyst
5 22 (9.21%) Business Analyst
6 21 (8.79%) Senior Developer
7 20 (8.37%) Lead Developer
8 18 (7.53%) DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) AWS DevOps
9 16 (6.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) AWS Engineer
9 16 (6.69%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (5.44%) Lead .NET Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Senior Test Analyst
12 11 (4.60%) C# Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Python Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Software Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Technical Analyst
14 9 (3.77%) Java Developer
14 9 (3.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (21.76%) .NET
2 36 (15.06%) HTML
3 31 (12.97%) CSS
4 25 (10.46%) React
5 21 (8.79%) AngularJS
6 19 (7.95%) RESTful
7 18 (7.53%) .NET Core
8 17 (7.11%) ASP.NET
9 14 (5.86%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (5.86%) REST
10 13 (5.44%) Spring
11 12 (5.02%) JSON
11 12 (5.02%) Node.js
12 10 (4.18%) Redux
12 10 (4.18%) Spring Boot
13 9 (3.77%) .NET Framework
13 9 (3.77%) Laravel
13 9 (3.77%) Vue.js
14 8 (3.35%) jQuery
15 7 (2.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.79%) User Experience
2 15 (6.28%) Self-Motivation
3 10 (4.18%) Mobile App
4 8 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.09%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.67%) PKI
6 4 (1.67%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.84%) Blog
8 2 (0.84%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.84%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.84%) mPOS
9 1 (0.42%) Analytical Mindset
9 1 (0.42%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.42%) PMI
9 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.42%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.13%) Linux
2 23 (9.62%) Windows
3 12 (5.02%) Windows Server 2016
4 9 (3.77%) Android
5 7 (2.93%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.51%) Mac OS
7 5 (2.09%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.67%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.84%) CentOS
10 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (36.82%) DevOps
2 81 (33.89%) Scrum
3 31 (12.97%) Test Automation
4 28 (11.72%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (10.04%) Kanban
6 23 (9.62%) Process Improvement
7 22 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 21 (8.79%) Continuous Improvement
8 21 (8.79%) Software Engineering
9 20 (8.37%) Microservices
10 19 (7.95%) Migration
11 18 (7.53%) Continuous Delivery
11 18 (7.53%) SDLC
12 17 (7.11%) Deployment Automation
12 17 (7.11%) TDD
13 16 (6.69%) Artificial Intelligence
13 16 (6.69%) Mentoring
13 16 (6.69%) Software Delivery
14 15 (6.28%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 71 (29.71%) SQL
2 57 (23.85%) C#
3 48 (20.08%) JavaScript
4 32 (13.39%) Python
5 31 (12.97%) Java
6 23 (9.62%) TypeScript
7 16 (6.69%) PowerShell
8 15 (6.28%) PHP
9 10 (4.18%) C++
10 4 (1.67%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.67%) C
10 4 (1.67%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.26%) PHP 7
11 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.42%) Go
13 1 (0.42%) Groovy
13 1 (0.42%) Ruby
13 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (10.04%) Degree
2 13 (5.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.77%) ISTQB
4 8 (3.35%) ISEB
5 6 (2.51%) MCSA
5 6 (2.51%) MCSD
6 4 (1.67%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.26%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.26%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.84%) AWS Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.42%) APMP
9 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.42%) MBCS
9 1 (0.42%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.02%) QA
2 9 (3.77%) SLA
3 4 (1.67%) GDPR
4 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.84%) PMO
5 1 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.42%) NIST
System Software
1 30 (12.55%) Docker
2 5 (2.09%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.67%) BitLocker
3 4 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (11.72%) Kubernetes
2 23 (9.62%) Terraform
3 16 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (6.69%) Puppet
4 9 (3.77%) Ansible
5 5 (2.09%) SCCM
6 4 (1.67%) Jamf Pro
6 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.67%) MIIS
7 2 (0.84%) Opsgenie
Vendors
1 55 (23.01%) Microsoft
2 5 (2.09%) IBM
2 5 (2.09%) Oracle
2 5 (2.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (1.67%) Apple
3 4 (1.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (1.67%) Cisco
3 4 (1.67%) FalconStor
3 4 (1.67%) Veeam
3 4 (1.67%) VMware
4 3 (1.26%) Blue Prism
5 2 (0.84%) Databricks
6 1 (0.42%) Atmel
6 1 (0.42%) Google
6 1 (0.42%) Perforce
6 1 (0.42%) Sage
6 1 (0.42%) SAP
6 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.42%) Zend