Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Agile Software Development
UK > Wales
6 months to
12 Nov 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 694 693 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 36.34% 34.09% 30.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 40.49% 38.08% 32.39%
Number of salaries quoted 590 571 557
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,225 £27,500 £26,550
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £56,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £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 1,714 1,820 1,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 89.74% 89.52% 93.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,447 1,465 1,621
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,470 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

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 12 November 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 12 November 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 0 600 £45,000 +3.45% 83
West Wales 0 61 £36,250 -14.71% 13
North Wales +2 18 £43,475 +15.93% 10
Mid Wales +9 14 £55,000 +52.78% 3
Agile Software Development
UK

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 199 (28.67%) Java
2 198 (28.53%) Scrum
3 174 (25.07%) Finance
4 166 (23.92%) JavaScript
5 137 (19.74%) Test Automation
6 130 (18.73%) .NET
7 124 (17.87%) Waterfall
8 119 (17.15%) SQL
9 107 (15.42%) Software Engineering
10 105 (15.13%) Git (software)
10 105 (15.13%) DevOps
11 101 (14.55%) Azure
12 100 (14.41%) Microsoft
13 93 (13.40%) HTML
14 90 (12.97%) C#
15 87 (12.54%) AWS
15 87 (12.54%) AngularJS
16 79 (11.38%) CSS
16 79 (11.38%) Python
17 77 (11.10%) Project Management
18 73 (10.52%) Stakeholder Management
19 70 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
20 68 (9.80%) Docker
21 66 (9.51%) Spring
21 66 (9.51%) Degree
22 64 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
23 62 (8.93%) ASP.NET
24 61 (8.79%) JIRA
25 60 (8.65%) Microservices
25 60 (8.65%) SDLC

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 44 (6.34%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.60%) Confluence
3 20 (2.88%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (1.30%) CMS
5 8 (1.15%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.86%) EPiServer
6 6 (0.86%) Umbraco
7 5 (0.72%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.43%) IIS
9 3 (0.43%) SAS
10 2 (0.29%) Apache
10 2 (0.29%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.29%) Skype for Business
10 2 (0.29%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.29%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.14%) Mule
Applications
1 28 (4.03%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (2.16%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
4 5 (0.72%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.86%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 101 (14.55%) Azure
2 87 (12.54%) AWS
3 27 (3.89%) GCP
4 13 (1.87%) Office 365
5 12 (1.73%) SaaS
6 10 (1.44%) GitHub
7 8 (1.15%) OpenShift
7 8 (1.15%) Power Platform
8 7 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
8 7 (1.01%) Serverless
9 6 (0.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (0.86%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.86%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 6 (0.86%) PaaS
10 5 (0.72%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.72%) IaaS
11 4 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
11 4 (0.58%) npm
12 3 (0.43%) BlazeMeter
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.45%) TCP/IP
2 11 (1.59%) Internet
3 9 (1.30%) Firewall
3 9 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 9 (1.30%) Network Security
4 5 (0.72%) DNS
5 4 (0.58%) DHCP
5 4 (0.58%) HTTP
5 4 (0.58%) Wireless
6 3 (0.43%) ZigBee
7 2 (0.29%) Bluetooth
7 2 (0.29%) LAN
7 2 (0.29%) RS-232
7 2 (0.29%) Skype
7 2 (0.29%) VoIP
7 2 (0.29%) WAN
7 2 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.14%) Hyperconnected
8 1 (0.14%) LTE
8 1 (0.14%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (8.07%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.76%) Relational Database
3 34 (4.90%) MongoDB
4 30 (4.32%) MySQL
5 26 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
6 22 (3.17%) Big Data
7 17 (2.45%) PostgreSQL
8 14 (2.02%) NoSQL
9 12 (1.73%) RDBMS
10 10 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
11 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database
11 9 (1.30%) Redis
12 8 (1.15%) Power BI
12 8 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
13 7 (1.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 6 (0.86%) QlikView
15 5 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
15 5 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 4 (0.58%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 105 (15.13%) Git (software)
2 61 (8.79%) JIRA
3 51 (7.35%) Jenkins
3 51 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 47 (6.77%) Selenium
5 41 (5.91%) Subversion
6 38 (5.48%) Maven
7 34 (4.90%) Cucumber
8 26 (3.75%) JUnit
9 17 (2.45%) Bitbucket
9 17 (2.45%) IntelliJ
10 16 (2.31%) Jasmine
11 13 (1.87%) Mocha
11 13 (1.87%) WebDriver
12 11 (1.59%) Grunt
12 11 (1.59%) gulp
12 11 (1.59%) Liquibase
12 11 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 10 (1.44%) Protractor
13 10 (1.44%) webpack
General
1 174 (25.07%) Finance
2 44 (6.34%) Advertising
3 23 (3.31%) Banking
4 20 (2.88%) Retail
5 18 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.87%) Marketing
7 11 (1.59%) Avionics
8 10 (1.44%) Publishing
9 7 (1.01%) Automotive
10 6 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.86%) Public Sector
11 5 (0.72%) Billing
11 5 (0.72%) Games
12 4 (0.58%) Environmental Health
13 3 (0.43%) Electronics
13 3 (0.43%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.14%) Legal
14 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Military
Job Titles
1 241 (34.73%) Developer
2 116 (16.71%) Analyst
3 60 (8.65%) .NET Developer
4 59 (8.50%) Software Engineer
5 56 (8.07%) Test Analyst
6 53 (7.64%) Java Developer
7 48 (6.92%) Project Manager
8 47 (6.77%) Software Developer
9 46 (6.63%) Business Analyst
10 38 (5.48%) Senior Developer
11 28 (4.03%) Lead Developer
11 28 (4.03%) Test Engineer
12 26 (3.75%) Junior
12 26 (3.75%) Security Engineer
13 24 (3.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (3.46%) Senior Analyst
14 21 (3.03%) Principal Engineer
14 21 (3.03%) Team Leader
14 21 (3.03%) Tester
15 20 (2.88%) Principal Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (18.73%) .NET
2 93 (13.40%) HTML
3 87 (12.54%) AngularJS
4 79 (11.38%) CSS
5 66 (9.51%) Spring
6 62 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 56 (8.07%) Node.js
7 56 (8.07%) React
8 50 (7.20%) Web Services
9 45 (6.48%) JSON
10 37 (5.33%) Hibernate
10 37 (5.33%) RESTful
10 37 (5.33%) SOAP
11 36 (5.19%) REST
12 35 (5.04%) jQuery
13 28 (4.03%) Vue.js
14 25 (3.60%) .NET Framework
15 23 (3.31%) HTML5
16 21 (3.03%) Kafka
16 21 (3.03%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 55 (7.93%) User Experience
2 26 (3.75%) Mobile App
3 24 (3.46%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (2.88%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.31%) Data Structures
5 16 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (2.02%) Management Information System
7 13 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
8 11 (1.59%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.01%) Social Media
10 5 (0.72%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.58%) Analytical Mindset
11 4 (0.58%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.43%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.43%) Cloud Native
12 3 (0.43%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.29%) Raspberry Pi
13 2 (0.29%) Replication
14 1 (0.14%) Augmented Reality
14 1 (0.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.63%) Windows
2 35 (5.04%) Linux
3 11 (1.59%) Android
3 11 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 8 (1.15%) Unix
5 5 (0.72%) Mac OS
5 5 (0.72%) Windows 10
6 3 (0.43%) CentOS
6 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.29%) Kali Linux
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (28.53%) Scrum
2 137 (19.74%) Test Automation
3 124 (17.87%) Waterfall
4 107 (15.42%) Software Engineering
5 105 (15.13%) DevOps
6 77 (11.10%) Project Management
7 73 (10.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 70 (10.09%) Continuous Integration
9 64 (9.22%) Continuous Improvement
10 60 (8.65%) Microservices
10 60 (8.65%) SDLC
11 58 (8.36%) Mentoring
12 54 (7.78%) Problem-Solving
13 51 (7.35%) TDD
14 50 (7.20%) Project Delivery
15 49 (7.06%) BDD
15 49 (7.06%) Front End Development
16 42 (6.05%) MVC
17 41 (5.91%) Analytics
17 41 (5.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 199 (28.67%) Java
2 166 (23.92%) JavaScript
3 119 (17.15%) SQL
4 90 (12.97%) C#
5 79 (11.38%) Python
6 33 (4.76%) TypeScript
7 28 (4.03%) Go
8 27 (3.89%) PHP
9 25 (3.60%) C++
10 17 (2.45%) Java 8
11 14 (2.02%) C
11 14 (2.02%) VB.NET
12 11 (1.59%) Bash Shell
12 11 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 10 (1.44%) PowerShell
14 9 (1.30%) RPG
15 7 (1.01%) Ruby
15 7 (1.01%) VB
16 6 (0.86%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 66 (9.51%) Degree
2 31 (4.47%) ISTQB
3 26 (3.75%) ISEB
4 19 (2.74%) CISMP
4 19 (2.74%) CISSP
5 15 (2.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 14 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (1.15%) Security Cleared
8 7 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
9 6 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.72%) AWS Certification
10 5 (0.72%) SC Cleared
10 5 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
11 3 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.29%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.29%) Master's Degree
12 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.29%) RHCE
13 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (5.62%) QA
2 12 (1.73%) SLA
3 11 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.59%) PMO
4 6 (0.86%) GDPR
4 6 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.58%) COBIT
5 4 (0.58%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.29%) ISO 13485
6 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17025
7 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 68 (9.80%) Docker
2 10 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 9 (1.30%) Firmware
4 4 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.43%) XenApp
6 2 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 26 (3.75%) Kubernetes
2 24 (3.46%) Ansible
3 22 (3.17%) Terraform
4 14 (2.02%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.44%) Puppet
6 8 (1.15%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (1.01%) HP ALM
8 4 (0.58%) Kibana
9 2 (0.29%) Grafana
9 2 (0.29%) Mesos
9 2 (0.29%) Salt
9 2 (0.29%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.29%) WSUS
10 1 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.14%) Istio
10 1 (0.14%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 100 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.19%) Oracle
3 35 (5.04%) SAP
4 26 (3.75%) Google
5 18 (2.59%) IBM
6 14 (2.02%) Guidewire
7 11 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.30%) VMware
9 8 (1.15%) HP
10 7 (1.01%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.01%) Tableau
11 6 (0.86%) ATG
11 6 (0.86%) Cognos
11 6 (0.86%) Dell
11 6 (0.86%) hybris
11 6 (0.86%) Veeam
11 6 (0.86%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.58%) 3PAR
12 4 (0.58%) NetApp
12 4 (0.58%) Remedy