Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +2
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 632 872 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 30.37% 32.98% 31.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.76% 37.07% 37.01%
Number of salaries quoted 574 815 774
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -4.00%
10th Percentile £27,150 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 1872 2352 2329
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.96% 88.96% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1608 2006 1959
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 0 433 £41,000 +2.50% 27
West Wales +1 155 £40,000 +5.26% 9
North Wales +21 25 £40,000 +33.33% 6
Mid Wales +2 13 £42,500 +9.68% 1
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Agile Software Development 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 Wales region with a requirement for Agile Software Development.

1 234 (37.03%) Scrum
2 218 (34.49%) C#
3 217 (34.34%) .NET
4 172 (27.22%) JavaScript
5 162 (25.63%) MVC
6 156 (24.68%) SQL Server
7 131 (20.73%) ASP.NET
8 125 (19.78%) Java
8 125 (19.78%) CSS
9 119 (18.83%) TDD
10 118 (18.67%) HTML
11 117 (18.51%) Finance
12 116 (18.35%) Software Engineering
12 116 (18.35%) AngularJS
13 114 (18.04%) SQL
14 101 (15.98%) SDLC
15 93 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
16 90 (14.24%) RESTful
17 84 (13.29%) Microsoft
18 83 (13.13%) WCF
19 80 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
20 77 (12.18%) BDD
21 73 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
22 70 (11.08%) Node.js
22 70 (11.08%) OO
22 70 (11.08%) .NET Framework
23 68 (10.76%) Test Automation
24 67 (10.60%) Git (software)
25 66 (10.44%) Mentoring
26 62 (9.81%) DevOps

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 28 (4.43%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (3.32%) CMS
3 17 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 15 (2.37%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.42%) IIS
7 8 (1.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.95%) Tomcat
9 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.63%) MTS
10 3 (0.47%) Drupal
10 3 (0.47%) Sitefinity
11 2 (0.32%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.32%) Liferay
11 2 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.32%) WordPress
12 1 (0.16%) Mule
12 1 (0.16%) nginx
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle 10gAS
12 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.32%) Moqups
3 1 (0.16%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.16%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 5 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.63%) Magento
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.16%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 73 (11.55%) Amazon AWS
2 62 (9.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (5.38%) SaaS
4 29 (4.59%) PaaS
5 12 (1.90%) IaaS
6 9 (1.42%) Office 365
7 6 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.63%) GitHub
9 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.32%) Heroku
9 2 (0.32%) Serverless
10 1 (0.16%) BrowserStack
10 1 (0.16%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.16%) npm
10 1 (0.16%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.90%) Internet
2 11 (1.74%) Hyperconnected
3 9 (1.42%) Broadband
4 7 (1.11%) DNS
5 6 (0.95%) HTTP
6 3 (0.47%) DHCP
6 3 (0.47%) Firewall
6 3 (0.47%) SMS
6 3 (0.47%) SSL
6 3 (0.47%) VPN
7 2 (0.32%) Intranet
8 1 (0.16%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.16%) Network Security
8 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 156 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 52 (8.23%) NoSQL
3 43 (6.80%) SQL Server 2016
4 41 (6.49%) MongoDB
5 29 (4.59%) Relational Database
6 23 (3.64%) Hadoop
6 23 (3.64%) MySQL
7 16 (2.53%) Big Data
8 11 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.95%) GIS
11 5 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (0.79%) Redis
12 4 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.47%) RavenDB
13 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 67 (10.60%) Git (software)
2 55 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (5.38%) Visual Studio
4 28 (4.43%) JIRA
5 27 (4.27%) Selenium
6 24 (3.80%) Jenkins
7 19 (3.01%) Subversion
8 18 (2.85%) Maven
9 14 (2.22%) TeamCity
10 12 (1.90%) Cucumber
11 10 (1.58%) NUnit
12 9 (1.42%) Moq
13 7 (1.11%) JMeter
14 6 (0.95%) Eclipse
14 6 (0.95%) Visual Studio Team System
15 5 (0.79%) Ant
15 5 (0.79%) JUnit
15 5 (0.79%) Vagrant
15 5 (0.79%) WebDriver
16 4 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 117 (18.51%) Finance
2 36 (5.70%) Games
2 36 (5.70%) Marketing
2 36 (5.70%) Retail
3 21 (3.32%) Advertising
4 14 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 14 (2.22%) Manufacturing
5 13 (2.06%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.27%) Electronics
7 7 (1.11%) Military
8 6 (0.95%) Legal
9 5 (0.79%) Banking
9 5 (0.79%) Publishing
10 3 (0.47%) French Language
10 3 (0.47%) Welsh Language
11 2 (0.32%) Law
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Billing
12 1 (0.16%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 301 (47.63%) Developer
2 129 (20.41%) .NET Developer
3 77 (12.18%) C# Developer
4 68 (10.76%) Software Engineer
5 58 (9.18%) Analyst
6 53 (8.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 53 (8.39%) Senior Developer
7 46 (7.28%) Software Developer
8 39 (6.17%) Business Analyst
9 35 (5.54%) Junior
10 34 (5.38%) Java Developer
11 31 (4.91%) ASP.NET Developer
12 29 (4.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 26 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
13 26 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
13 26 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
14 25 (3.96%) Junior Developer
14 25 (3.96%) Project Manager
15 24 (3.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 24 (3.80%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (34.34%) .NET
2 131 (20.73%) ASP.NET
3 125 (19.78%) CSS
4 118 (18.67%) HTML
5 116 (18.35%) AngularJS
6 93 (14.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 90 (14.24%) RESTful
8 83 (13.13%) WCF
9 80 (12.66%) ASP.NET Web API
10 70 (11.08%) .NET Framework
10 70 (11.08%) Node.js
11 61 (9.65%) jQuery
12 52 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 51 (8.07%) Entity Framework
13 51 (8.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 49 (7.75%) CSS3
14 49 (7.75%) Web Services
15 48 (7.59%) HTML5
16 39 (6.17%) Spring
17 35 (5.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 42 (6.65%) User Experience
2 36 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (4.91%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.59%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (2.06%) Management Information System
6 12 (1.90%) Fintech
7 10 (1.58%) Data Structures
7 10 (1.58%) Mobile App
8 6 (0.95%) Tandem
9 5 (0.79%) Digital Media
10 4 (0.63%) NHS
11 3 (0.47%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.47%) Xbox
12 2 (0.32%) Blog
12 2 (0.32%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.32%) Cloud Native
12 2 (0.32%) Digital TV
12 2 (0.32%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.22%) Linux
2 30 (4.75%) Unix
3 28 (4.43%) Windows
4 25 (3.96%) Android
5 21 (3.32%) Apple iOS
6 10 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 6 (0.95%) CentOS
8 4 (0.63%) Debian
8 4 (0.63%) Windows Server
9 3 (0.47%) Windows 10
10 2 (0.32%) DC/OS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 234 (37.03%) Scrum
2 162 (25.63%) MVC
3 119 (18.83%) TDD
4 116 (18.35%) Software Engineering
5 101 (15.98%) SDLC
6 77 (12.18%) BDD
7 70 (11.08%) OO
8 68 (10.76%) Test Automation
9 66 (10.44%) Mentoring
10 62 (9.81%) DevOps
11 61 (9.65%) Continuous Integration
12 54 (8.54%) Web Application Development
13 53 (8.39%) Software Delivery
14 50 (7.91%) Web Development
15 49 (7.75%) OOP
16 40 (6.33%) Business Transformation
16 40 (6.33%) Coaching
17 39 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
18 38 (6.01%) Kanban
19 37 (5.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 218 (34.49%) C#
2 172 (27.22%) JavaScript
3 125 (19.78%) Java
4 114 (18.04%) SQL
5 53 (8.39%) Ruby
6 51 (8.07%) Python
7 30 (4.75%) C++
8 29 (4.59%) PHP
9 27 (4.27%) C
10 23 (3.64%) TypeScript
11 22 (3.48%) Go
12 19 (3.01%) T-SQL
13 18 (2.85%) VB.NET
14 17 (2.69%) Bash Shell
14 17 (2.69%) Perl
14 17 (2.69%) R
15 15 (2.37%) Scala
16 10 (1.58%) Apple Swift
17 8 (1.27%) Groovy
17 8 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 58 (9.18%) Degree
2 34 (5.38%) Security Cleared
3 32 (5.06%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.58%) HND
5 8 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (1.11%) ISEB
6 7 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 7 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (0.95%) IIBA
8 4 (0.63%) MCITP
9 2 (0.32%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.32%) MCSE
10 1 (0.16%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.16%) CITP
10 1 (0.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.16%) PhD
10 1 (0.16%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (9.49%) QA
2 17 (2.69%) SLA
3 5 (0.79%) Data Quality
3 5 (0.79%) PMO
4 3 (0.47%) GDPR
5 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.16%) PSD2
System Software
1 24 (3.80%) Docker
2 10 (1.58%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.47%) Firmware
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.16%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 19 (3.01%) Ansible
2 9 (1.42%) Puppet
2 9 (1.42%) Terraform
3 8 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (1.11%) Kibana
5 5 (0.79%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.63%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.47%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (0.47%) SCCM
8 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (0.16%) Nagios
Vendors
1 84 (13.29%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.11%) Oracle
3 24 (3.80%) SAP
4 14 (2.22%) Google
5 13 (2.06%) Sitecore
6 9 (1.42%) Red Hat
7 6 (0.95%) HP
7 6 (0.95%) TOWER Software
7 6 (0.95%) Twitter
7 6 (0.95%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.79%) SaltStack
9 4 (0.63%) 3PAR
9 4 (0.63%) Informatica
9 4 (0.63%) Sony
9 4 (0.63%) Veeam
9 4 (0.63%) Veritas
9 4 (0.63%) VMware
10 3 (0.47%) CA
10 3 (0.47%) IBM
10 3 (0.47%) Teradata