Period
to 27 May 2018

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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Agile Software Development 665 708 865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.72% 34.54% 32.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 39.44% 38.39% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 600 649 797
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +1.56%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,524 £57,500 £57,500
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 1,686 1,844 2,242
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 93.10% 89.95% 83.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,375 1,520 1,918
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +3.26%

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 27 May 2018.

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 May 2018. 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 0 482 £42,500 +6.25% 72
West Wales 0 119 £40,000 - 14
North Wales +5 36 £40,000 +6.67% 9
Mid Wales - 27 £38,000 - 4
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, 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.

1 239 (35.94%) Scrum
2 198 (29.77%) C#
3 177 (26.62%) .NET
4 137 (20.60%) SQL Server
5 135 (20.30%) TDD
6 133 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 131 (19.70%) Finance
8 121 (18.20%) Java
9 112 (16.84%) MVC
10 107 (16.09%) Test Automation
11 106 (15.94%) SQL
12 104 (15.64%) ASP.NET
13 95 (14.29%) AngularJS
14 91 (13.68%) Project Management
15 88 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
16 87 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
17 86 (12.93%) BDD
18 82 (12.33%) Microsoft
19 79 (11.88%) RESTful
20 78 (11.73%) HTML
21 76 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
22 74 (11.13%) Degree
23 72 (10.83%) CSS
24 70 (10.53%) Git (software)
24 70 (10.53%) DevOps
25 69 (10.38%) Software Engineering
26 67 (10.08%) SDLC
27 65 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
28 62 (9.32%) Waterfall
29 61 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure

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 24 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (2.41%) CMS
3 14 (2.11%) Tomcat
4 11 (1.65%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.50%) Umbraco
6 8 (1.20%) Apache
7 6 (0.90%) IIS
7 6 (0.90%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.75%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.60%) Cloud Foundry
9 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.60%) JBoss
9 4 (0.60%) Liferay
9 4 (0.60%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.45%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.45%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.30%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.30%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.30%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.30%) Confluence
Applications
1 38 (5.71%) Microsoft Project
2 11 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.15%) InVision
6 1 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) Moqups
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.45%) Staffware
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 65 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
2 61 (9.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.16%) SaaS
4 8 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (1.20%) PaaS
5 7 (1.05%) Office 365
6 4 (0.60%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (0.60%) IaaS
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
7 3 (0.45%) Route 53
7 3 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.56%) DNS
2 16 (2.41%) Internet
3 14 (2.11%) Firewall
3 14 (2.11%) Hyperconnected
4 11 (1.65%) WAN
5 9 (1.35%) TCP/IP
6 5 (0.75%) BGP
6 5 (0.75%) MPLS
6 5 (0.75%) OSPF
6 5 (0.75%) RIP
7 4 (0.60%) DHCP
7 4 (0.60%) LAN
8 3 (0.45%) HTTP
8 3 (0.45%) Network Security
8 3 (0.45%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.30%) Modbus
9 2 (0.30%) Wireless
10 1 (0.15%) PBX
10 1 (0.15%) SMS
10 1 (0.15%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (20.60%) SQL Server
2 52 (7.82%) NoSQL
3 43 (6.47%) SQL Server 2016
4 32 (4.81%) MongoDB
5 28 (4.21%) Relational Database
6 27 (4.06%) PostgreSQL
7 26 (3.91%) MySQL
8 20 (3.01%) GIS
9 18 (2.71%) Geospatial Data
9 18 (2.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 17 (2.56%) Big Data
11 12 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (1.35%) DB2
13 8 (1.20%) Cosmos DB
13 8 (1.20%) Redis
14 6 (0.90%) RDBMS
14 6 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 5 (0.75%) Apache Hive
15 5 (0.75%) Oracle Database
15 5 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 70 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 44 (6.62%) Selenium
3 43 (6.47%) Jenkins
4 35 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 28 (4.21%) JIRA
6 25 (3.76%) Visual Studio
7 20 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
8 19 (2.86%) Maven
9 13 (1.95%) JUnit
10 12 (1.80%) WebDriver
11 10 (1.50%) JMeter
12 9 (1.35%) Subversion
12 9 (1.35%) TeamCity
13 8 (1.20%) Ant
13 8 (1.20%) SoapUI
14 6 (0.90%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.90%) Protractor
15 5 (0.75%) NUnit
15 5 (0.75%) Rational Team Concert
15 5 (0.75%) SpecFlow
General
1 131 (19.70%) Finance
2 24 (3.61%) Banking
2 24 (3.61%) Retail
3 21 (3.16%) Marketing
4 20 (3.01%) Advertising
5 19 (2.86%) Games
6 12 (1.80%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.50%) Manufacturing
8 7 (1.05%) Electronics
8 7 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (0.90%) Financial Institution
9 6 (0.90%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.75%) Multimedia
11 2 (0.30%) Back Office
11 2 (0.30%) Interactive Media
11 2 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.15%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.15%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 268 (40.30%) Developer
2 104 (15.64%) .NET Developer
3 88 (13.23%) Analyst
4 77 (11.58%) C# Developer
5 58 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
6 52 (7.82%) Project Manager
7 41 (6.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 41 (6.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 38 (5.71%) Business Analyst
9 37 (5.56%) Java Developer
10 32 (4.81%) Software Developer
11 29 (4.36%) Test Analyst
12 26 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 25 (3.76%) Scrum Master
14 24 (3.61%) Test Engineer
15 22 (3.31%) Architect
15 22 (3.31%) Software Engineer
16 20 (3.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
17 19 (2.86%) DevOps Engineer
18 18 (2.71%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 177 (26.62%) .NET
2 104 (15.64%) ASP.NET
3 95 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 79 (11.88%) RESTful
5 78 (11.73%) HTML
6 76 (11.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 72 (10.83%) CSS
8 54 (8.12%) ASP.NET Web API
8 54 (8.12%) WCF
9 48 (7.22%) REST
10 47 (7.07%) Web Services
11 46 (6.92%) .NET Framework
12 44 (6.62%) Spring
13 42 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 38 (5.71%) jQuery
15 36 (5.41%) HTML5
16 34 (5.11%) Entity Framework
17 32 (4.81%) Node.js
17 32 (4.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 29 (4.36%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.77%) User Experience
2 43 (6.47%) Management Information System
3 42 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
5 25 (3.76%) Fintech
6 24 (3.61%) Computer Science
7 22 (3.31%) Mobile App
8 20 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
9 15 (2.26%) Cloud Native
10 9 (1.35%) Data Structures
11 6 (0.90%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 5 (0.75%) Linux Command Line
13 4 (0.60%) NHS
14 3 (0.45%) Digital TV
14 3 (0.45%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.45%) IPTV
14 3 (0.45%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.45%) Virtual Team
15 2 (0.30%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.27%) Linux
2 40 (6.02%) Apple iOS
3 39 (5.86%) Android
4 30 (4.51%) Unix
4 30 (4.51%) Windows
5 16 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 15 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.80%) CentOS
8 5 (0.75%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.60%) AIX
9 4 (0.60%) HPUX
9 4 (0.60%) Mac OS X
9 4 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.45%) Debian
10 3 (0.45%) Solaris
10 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 239 (35.94%) Scrum
2 135 (20.30%) TDD
3 112 (16.84%) MVC
4 107 (16.09%) Test Automation
5 91 (13.68%) Project Management
6 88 (13.23%) Problem-Solving
7 87 (13.08%) Continuous Improvement
8 86 (12.93%) BDD
9 70 (10.53%) DevOps
10 69 (10.38%) Software Engineering
11 67 (10.08%) SDLC
12 62 (9.32%) Waterfall
13 60 (9.02%) Continuous Integration
14 59 (8.87%) Web Application Development
15 57 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
16 51 (7.67%) PRINCE2
17 50 (7.52%) Service Delivery
18 46 (6.92%) OO
19 45 (6.77%) Mentoring
20 43 (6.47%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 198 (29.77%) C#
2 133 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 121 (18.20%) Java
4 106 (15.94%) SQL
5 45 (6.77%) Ruby
6 43 (6.47%) Python
7 28 (4.21%) PowerShell
8 27 (4.06%) PHP
9 24 (3.61%) Java 8
10 18 (2.71%) Bash Shell
10 18 (2.71%) C++
10 18 (2.71%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.80%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.65%) C
12 11 (1.65%) Perl
13 10 (1.50%) Groovy
14 9 (1.35%) Go
15 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
15 8 (1.20%) T-SQL
16 7 (1.05%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 74 (11.13%) Degree
2 20 (3.01%) SC Cleared
2 20 (3.01%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 14 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (1.65%) MCITP
7 8 (1.20%) ISEB
8 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (0.45%) CITP
9 3 (0.45%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.30%) CCIE
10 2 (0.30%) CCNP
10 2 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.30%) CISM
10 2 (0.30%) CISSP
10 2 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 1 (0.15%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (7.97%) QA
2 15 (2.26%) SLA
3 10 (1.50%) GDPR
4 9 (1.35%) ISO 9001
5 8 (1.20%) PMO
6 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.15%) P3O
System Software
1 27 (4.06%) Docker
2 15 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 15 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (1.65%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (0.60%) VMware Server
5 3 (0.45%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.15%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 38 (5.71%) Ansible
2 25 (3.76%) Terraform
3 11 (1.65%) Puppet
4 10 (1.50%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.60%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (0.60%) SCCM
6 4 (0.60%) SCOM
6 4 (0.60%) Tivoli
6 4 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (0.45%) Grafana
7 3 (0.45%) Kibana
7 3 (0.45%) Marathon
7 3 (0.45%) Mesos
7 3 (0.45%) Packer
7 3 (0.45%) Prometheus
7 3 (0.45%) Rundeck
8 2 (0.30%) PTC Integrity
9 1 (0.15%) Salt
9 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 82 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 43 (6.47%) Oracle
3 20 (3.01%) Red Hat
3 20 (3.01%) ServiceNow
4 19 (2.86%) VMware
5 15 (2.26%) HP
5 15 (2.26%) SAP
6 12 (1.80%) Teradata
7 11 (1.65%) 3PAR
7 11 (1.65%) IBM
7 11 (1.65%) McAfee
7 11 (1.65%) Veeam
7 11 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 10 (1.50%) Veritas
9 8 (1.20%) Apple
9 8 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (1.05%) Avaya
10 7 (1.05%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.05%) Juniper
10 7 (1.05%) Nortel