Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
17 Aug 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 701 709 698
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 37.41% 36.74% 33.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.92% 40.03% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 622 602 647
Wales median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.53% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,825 £28,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% 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 1,713 1,771 1,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 91.41% 91.76% 92.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,472 1,430 1,691
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 0 619 £42,500 - 98
West Wales 0 44 £35,000 -12.50% 18
North Wales -1 26 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Mid Wales +13 10 - - 2
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 187 (26.68%) Java
2 173 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 151 (21.54%) Scrum
4 146 (20.83%) SQL
5 135 (19.26%) Test Automation
6 111 (15.83%) .NET
6 111 (15.83%) Git (software)
7 105 (14.98%) Finance
8 103 (14.69%) Software Engineering
9 96 (13.69%) Microsoft
10 94 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
11 93 (13.27%) HTML
12 92 (13.12%) Waterfall
13 86 (12.27%) C#
13 86 (12.27%) Python
14 85 (12.13%) QA
15 83 (11.84%) AngularJS
16 77 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
17 76 (10.84%) Spring
18 75 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
19 73 (10.41%) DevOps
19 73 (10.41%) User Experience
19 73 (10.41%) SDLC
20 69 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
20 69 (9.84%) CSS
21 67 (9.56%) Project Management
22 63 (8.99%) JIRA
23 62 (8.84%) Docker
24 60 (8.56%) Mentoring
24 60 (8.56%) Degree

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 40 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 33 (4.71%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (3.14%) Confluence
4 11 (1.57%) IIS
4 11 (1.57%) WebSphere
5 9 (1.28%) CMS
6 7 (1.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.86%) JBoss
8 4 (0.57%) Apache
8 4 (0.57%) Apache Spark
8 4 (0.57%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.43%) SAS
9 3 (0.43%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.43%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.29%) Jetty
11 1 (0.14%) Cloud Foundry
11 1 (0.14%) Mule
11 1 (0.14%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (3.71%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.57%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (1.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.86%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.57%) Sketch
6 3 (0.43%) InVision
7 1 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (0.71%) SAP Hybris
2 3 (0.43%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.14%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 94 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 15 (2.14%) SaaS
5 13 (1.85%) GitHub
5 13 (1.85%) Office 365
6 10 (1.43%) IaaS
6 10 (1.43%) PaaS
7 9 (1.28%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (1.00%) Serverless
9 6 (0.86%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.86%) OpenShift
10 5 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.57%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (0.29%) Apigee
13 2 (0.29%) npm
14 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.28%) Firewall
2 14 (2.00%) Network Security
3 10 (1.43%) TCP/IP
4 9 (1.28%) HTTPS
5 4 (0.57%) HTTP
5 4 (0.57%) LAN
6 3 (0.43%) Wireless
6 3 (0.43%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.29%) DNS
7 2 (0.29%) Internet
7 2 (0.29%) RS-232
7 2 (0.29%) WAN
7 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.14%) DHCP
8 1 (0.14%) LTE
8 1 (0.14%) Skype
8 1 (0.14%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (8.56%) SQL Server
2 51 (7.28%) Relational Database
3 39 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 33 (4.71%) MySQL
5 30 (4.28%) Big Data
6 21 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
7 14 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (1.71%) NoSQL
8 12 (1.71%) RDBMS
9 10 (1.43%) Redis
10 9 (1.28%) Power BI
10 9 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
11 8 (1.14%) Oracle Database
11 8 (1.14%) QlikView
12 7 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (0.71%) SQL Server 2016
14 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 111 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 63 (8.99%) JIRA
3 57 (8.13%) Jenkins
4 53 (7.56%) Visual Studio
5 41 (5.85%) Selenium
6 33 (4.71%) Subversion
7 32 (4.56%) Cucumber
8 29 (4.14%) Maven
9 27 (3.85%) JUnit
10 20 (2.85%) Visual Studio Team System
11 17 (2.43%) Team Foundation Server
12 14 (2.00%) Bitbucket
12 14 (2.00%) TeamCity
13 11 (1.57%) IntelliJ
13 11 (1.57%) JMeter
14 10 (1.43%) Jasmine
14 10 (1.43%) Protractor
15 8 (1.14%) GitLab
16 7 (1.00%) Mocha
16 7 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (14.98%) Finance
2 26 (3.71%) Retail
3 24 (3.42%) Advertising
4 21 (3.00%) Banking
5 13 (1.85%) Automotive
6 12 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.57%) Games
7 11 (1.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (1.43%) Electronics
8 10 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.43%) Publishing
9 8 (1.14%) Marketing
10 7 (1.00%) Military
11 2 (0.29%) Legal
12 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
12 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.14%) Law
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 279 (39.80%) Developer
2 123 (17.55%) Analyst
3 65 (9.27%) .NET Developer
4 53 (7.56%) Business Analyst
5 52 (7.42%) Java Developer
6 51 (7.28%) Software Developer
7 49 (6.99%) Junior
7 49 (6.99%) Test Analyst
8 39 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 36 (5.14%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.56%) Junior Developer
11 29 (4.14%) Lead Developer
12 27 (3.85%) Technical Business Analyst
12 27 (3.85%) Test Engineer
13 26 (3.71%) Technical Analyst
14 25 (3.57%) C# Developer
15 24 (3.42%) Project Manager
16 22 (3.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 21 (3.00%) Agile Business Analyst
18 20 (2.85%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (15.83%) .NET
2 93 (13.27%) HTML
3 83 (11.84%) AngularJS
4 76 (10.84%) Spring
5 69 (9.84%) CSS
6 59 (8.42%) ASP.NET
7 46 (6.56%) RESTful
7 46 (6.56%) Web Services
8 45 (6.42%) JSON
9 41 (5.85%) Node.js
10 40 (5.71%) React
11 34 (4.85%) jQuery
12 33 (4.71%) Hibernate
12 33 (4.71%) REST
12 33 (4.71%) SOAP
13 30 (4.28%) Kafka
14 27 (3.85%) .NET Framework
15 21 (3.00%) HTML5
16 18 (2.57%) Vue.js
17 17 (2.43%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 73 (10.41%) User Experience
2 29 (4.14%) Mobile App
3 28 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.42%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.28%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (2.28%) Management Information System
6 10 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.14%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.57%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.43%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.43%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (0.43%) Data Centre
9 3 (0.43%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.43%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.29%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.29%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.29%) Robotics
11 1 (0.14%) Animation
11 1 (0.14%) iPhone
11 1 (0.14%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.70%) Windows
2 31 (4.42%) Linux
3 15 (2.14%) Android
4 13 (1.85%) Unix
5 12 (1.71%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.71%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.29%) CentOS
7 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.14%) AIX
8 1 (0.14%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (21.54%) Scrum
2 135 (19.26%) Test Automation
3 103 (14.69%) Software Engineering
4 92 (13.12%) Waterfall
5 77 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 75 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 73 (10.41%) DevOps
7 73 (10.41%) SDLC
8 67 (9.56%) Project Management
9 60 (8.56%) Mentoring
10 58 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
10 58 (8.27%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (8.13%) TDD
12 52 (7.42%) Fintech
13 49 (6.99%) Front End Development
13 49 (6.99%) Microservices
13 49 (6.99%) MVC
14 47 (6.70%) Business Analysis
15 46 (6.56%) BDD
15 46 (6.56%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 187 (26.68%) Java
2 173 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 146 (20.83%) SQL
4 86 (12.27%) C#
4 86 (12.27%) Python
5 42 (5.99%) PHP
6 36 (5.14%) Go
7 24 (3.42%) C++
8 22 (3.14%) TypeScript
9 17 (2.43%) Java 8
10 15 (2.14%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.57%) Bash Shell
12 9 (1.28%) C
12 9 (1.28%) VB
13 8 (1.14%) Ruby
14 7 (1.00%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.57%) ES6
15 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
15 4 (0.57%) R
15 4 (0.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 60 (8.56%) Degree
2 32 (4.56%) ISTQB
3 17 (2.43%) ISEB
4 15 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
5 14 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 8 (1.14%) CISMP
6 8 (1.14%) CISSP
7 7 (1.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (0.86%) SC Cleared
9 5 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 4 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.29%) AWS Certification
12 2 (0.29%) CITP
12 2 (0.29%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
12 2 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 85 (12.13%) QA
2 15 (2.14%) SLA
3 10 (1.43%) PMO
4 7 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.86%) Def Stans
5 6 (0.86%) GDPR
6 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 4 (0.57%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.29%) ISO 13485
8 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
9 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 62 (8.84%) Docker
2 16 (2.28%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.86%) Firmware
4 5 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.43%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.43%) XenApp
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.29%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (3.28%) Kubernetes
2 21 (3.00%) Ansible
3 20 (2.85%) Terraform
4 12 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (1.71%) Puppet
5 8 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
6 7 (1.00%) HP ALM
7 4 (0.57%) Kibana
7 4 (0.57%) Salt
8 3 (0.43%) Control-M
8 3 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.29%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.29%) Grafana
9 2 (0.29%) Packer
10 1 (0.14%) Istio
10 1 (0.14%) Mesos
10 1 (0.14%) SCOM
10 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 96 (13.69%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.99%) Oracle
3 37 (5.28%) SAP
4 22 (3.14%) Google
5 9 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.14%) HP
6 8 (1.14%) IBM
6 8 (1.14%) Tableau
6 8 (1.14%) VMware
6 8 (1.14%) Xamarin
7 7 (1.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (0.86%) Guidewire
9 5 (0.71%) ATG
9 5 (0.71%) Citrix
9 5 (0.71%) Cognos
9 5 (0.71%) hybris
10 4 (0.57%) Teradata
11 3 (0.43%) Cisco
11 3 (0.43%) Informatica
11 3 (0.43%) MicroStrategy