The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 58 50 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.16% 2.62% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 2.04% 9.92% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 8
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
JIRA
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Development Applications Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
49 131 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.97% 26.41% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 119 45
Average salary £33,140 £41,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.17% +32.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,167 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cardiff region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Cardiff

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 10 (76.92%) T-Plan
1 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
1 10 (76.92%) Test Strategy
1 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
1 10 (76.92%) VirtualBox
2 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
3 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Confluence
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Banking
5 2 (15.38%) Retail
5 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) Spring
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.69%) DevOps
6 1 (7.69%) Java

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JUnit
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) JMeter
1 1 (7.69%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Hudson
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Welsh Language
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Spring
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) XSD
2 1 (7.69%) XSLT
2 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) GWT
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Spring Integration
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) Automated Testing
1 10 (76.92%) Test Scripting
1 10 (76.92%) Test Strategy
1 10 (76.92%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Security Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Software Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Information Security
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) DSDM
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) UML
5 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Groovy
1 1 (7.69%) Scala
1 1 (7.69%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 4 (30.77%) ISEB
3 2 (15.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) T-Plan
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter
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