Period
to 13 April 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 13 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 -1 0
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 300 576 649
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 25.64% 31.77% 36.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 28.52% 35.29% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 244 495 565
10th Percentile £31,400 £28,850 £28,750
25th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £56,563 £55,000 £53,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £62,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £55,924 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.29% +1.68% +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 1,052 1,632 1,641
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.91% 90.02% 92.71%
Number of salaries quoted 779 1,419 1,381
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £26,749
25th Percentile £33,688 £33,750 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
75th Percentile £55,000 £50,375 £51,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 13 April 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 13 April 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 -1 226 £47,500 +5.56% 77
West Wales 0 43 £36,000 -15.29% 10
Mid Wales -1 16 £37,500 -
North Wales -7 8 £36,000 -7.10% 11
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 13 April 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.

1 114 (38.00%) Scrum
2 101 (33.67%) DevOps
3 94 (31.33%) Azure
4 74 (24.67%) .NET
5 73 (24.33%) Microsoft
6 69 (23.00%) C#
7 68 (22.67%) SQL
8 67 (22.33%) Finance
9 61 (20.33%) JavaScript
10 51 (17.00%) Git (software)
11 47 (15.67%) AWS
12 46 (15.33%) Java
13 42 (14.00%) HTML
14 40 (13.33%) SQL Server
15 37 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
16 36 (12.00%) CSS
16 36 (12.00%) AngularJS
17 34 (11.33%) Kanban
18 33 (11.00%) Docker
18 33 (11.00%) Python
19 32 (10.67%) Windows
20 31 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
20 31 (10.33%) Test Automation
21 30 (10.00%) TypeScript
22 29 (9.67%) Microservices
22 29 (9.67%) Kubernetes
22 29 (9.67%) React
23 28 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
23 28 (9.33%) Degree
23 28 (9.33%) Linux

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 14 (4.67%) IIS
2 11 (3.67%) CMS
3 6 (2.00%) Confluence
3 6 (2.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.67%) WordPress
5 3 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.33%) Apache
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.33%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.33%) Drupal
6 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (5.33%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.33%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.33%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (0.67%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.33%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 94 (31.33%) Azure
2 47 (15.67%) AWS
3 17 (5.67%) PaaS
4 14 (4.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (3.67%) Power Platform
6 7 (2.33%) GCP
7 6 (2.00%) SaaS
8 5 (1.67%) IaaS
8 5 (1.67%) Microsoft 365
8 5 (1.67%) Serverless
9 4 (1.33%) Azure Data Factory
9 4 (1.33%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.33%) OpenShift
10 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.00%) Azure Stack
10 3 (1.00%) BrowserStack
10 3 (1.00%) GitHub
10 3 (1.00%) Google Workspace
10 3 (1.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.67%) HTTP
2 6 (2.00%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (2.00%) Cisco ISE
2 6 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (1.33%) DNS
3 4 (1.33%) SAN
4 3 (1.00%) FTP
4 3 (1.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.67%) Intranet
5 2 (0.67%) VoIP
6 1 (0.33%) ATM
6 1 (0.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.33%) RFID
6 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.00%) Relational Database
3 19 (6.33%) MySQL
4 11 (3.67%) Power BI
5 9 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
6 8 (2.67%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.00%) SQL Server 2017
8 5 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.67%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.33%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.00%) Tableau
11 2 (0.67%) Big Data
11 2 (0.67%) Snowflake Schema
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 51 (17.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (7.33%) Jenkins
3 20 (6.67%) JIRA
3 20 (6.67%) Selenium
4 15 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.67%) Maven
5 8 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
5 8 (2.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (2.33%) SpecFlow
7 6 (2.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 5 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 5 (1.67%) JUnit
8 5 (1.67%) LoadRunner
8 5 (1.67%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (1.33%) GitLab
9 4 (1.33%) NeoLoad
10 3 (1.00%) Bitbucket
10 3 (1.00%) JMeter
10 3 (1.00%) Postman
10 3 (1.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 67 (22.33%) Finance
2 24 (8.00%) Advertising
3 10 (3.33%) Avionics
3 10 (3.33%) Games
3 10 (3.33%) Public Sector
4 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.33%) Marketing
4 7 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.00%) Back Office
5 6 (2.00%) Law
6 5 (1.67%) Legal
6 5 (1.67%) Local Government
7 4 (1.33%) Retail
8 3 (1.00%) Banking
9 1 (0.33%) Electronics
9 1 (0.33%) Military
9 1 (0.33%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 119 (39.67%) Developer
2 65 (21.67%) Analyst
3 41 (13.67%) .NET Developer
4 32 (10.67%) Business Analyst
5 31 (10.33%) Lead Developer
6 20 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 19 (6.33%) Java Developer
7 19 (6.33%) Senior Developer
8 18 (6.00%) Test Analyst
9 16 (5.33%) Lead .NET Developer
10 15 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) AWS DevOps
11 14 (4.67%) AWS DevOps Engineer
11 14 (4.67%) C# Developer
11 14 (4.67%) Technical Analyst
12 12 (4.00%) Software Developer
13 11 (3.67%) Architect
14 10 (3.33%) Data Analyst
14 10 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
14 10 (3.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (24.67%) .NET
2 42 (14.00%) HTML
3 36 (12.00%) AngularJS
3 36 (12.00%) CSS
4 29 (9.67%) React
5 27 (9.00%) .NET Core
6 25 (8.33%) RESTful
7 23 (7.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 22 (7.33%) ASP.NET
9 21 (7.00%) REST
10 17 (5.67%) Spring
11 15 (5.00%) .NET Framework
11 15 (5.00%) JSON
11 15 (5.00%) Node.js
11 15 (5.00%) Vue.js
12 12 (4.00%) Laravel
12 12 (4.00%) Spring Boot
12 12 (4.00%) WCF
13 10 (3.33%) Sass
13 10 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.33%) User Experience
2 18 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 10 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.00%) PKI
7 4 (1.33%) Data Structures
7 4 (1.33%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.00%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.67%) Blog
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Cloud Native
10 1 (0.33%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) NHS
10 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.33%) Robotics
10 1 (0.33%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 32 (10.67%) Windows
2 28 (9.33%) Linux
3 15 (5.00%) Android
4 11 (3.67%) Apple iOS
5 10 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 7 (2.33%) Windows 10
7 6 (2.00%) Mac OS X
8 5 (1.67%) Windows Server 2016
9 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.67%) CentOS
10 2 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.67%) Unix
11 1 (0.33%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (38.00%) Scrum
2 101 (33.67%) DevOps
3 37 (12.33%) Problem-Solving
4 34 (11.33%) Kanban
5 31 (10.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (10.33%) Test Automation
6 29 (9.67%) Microservices
7 28 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 26 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
9 23 (7.67%) Software Engineering
10 21 (7.00%) Mentoring
10 21 (7.00%) MVC
10 21 (7.00%) Software Delivery
11 20 (6.67%) Project Management
12 19 (6.33%) Fintech
12 19 (6.33%) SDLC
13 18 (6.00%) Collaborative Working
13 18 (6.00%) Decision-Making
13 18 (6.00%) Migration
14 16 (5.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 69 (23.00%) C#
2 68 (22.67%) SQL
3 61 (20.33%) JavaScript
4 46 (15.33%) Java
5 33 (11.00%) Python
6 30 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 21 (7.00%) PHP
8 12 (4.00%) C++
8 12 (4.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.00%) PHP 7
9 6 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.33%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.33%) Bash Shell
10 4 (1.33%) C
10 4 (1.33%) Go
11 3 (1.00%) Groovy
12 2 (0.67%) Java 8
12 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.67%) SOQL
12 2 (0.67%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 28 (9.33%) Degree
2 12 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.00%) ISEB
3 9 (3.00%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.33%) MCSD
5 6 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 4 (1.33%) A+ Certification
6 4 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.33%) MCSA
7 3 (1.00%) APMP
7 3 (1.00%) AWS Certification
7 3 (1.00%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.00%) PMP
7 3 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.67%) CBAP
8 2 (0.67%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.67%) QA
2 13 (4.33%) SLA
3 7 (2.33%) GDPR
4 4 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.33%) PMO
5 3 (1.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.67%) NIST
6 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 33 (11.00%) Docker
2 8 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.00%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 29 (9.67%) Kubernetes
2 21 (7.00%) Terraform
3 15 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (5.00%) Puppet
4 10 (3.33%) Ansible
5 8 (2.67%) SCCM
6 6 (2.00%) Jamf Pro
6 6 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.33%) MIIS
8 2 (0.67%) Opsgenie
9 1 (0.33%) PTC Integrity
Vendors
1 73 (24.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.67%) Apple
2 8 (2.67%) VMware
3 6 (2.00%) Cisco
3 6 (2.00%) IBM
3 6 (2.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (1.67%) Blue Prism
4 5 (1.67%) Databricks
5 4 (1.33%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.33%) FalconStor
5 4 (1.33%) Google
5 4 (1.33%) Oracle
5 4 (1.33%) Veeam
6 3 (1.00%) Pardot
7 2 (0.67%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.33%) Dell
8 1 (0.33%) Progress
8 1 (0.33%) Sage
8 1 (0.33%) SAP