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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 3 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 0.76% 0.59%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.48% 5.56% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
67 54 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 9.74% 13.64% 21.72%
Number of salaries quoted 65 46 95
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £33,030
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +33.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £44,300 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 18 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Confluence
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (25.00%) T-Plan
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (75.00%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Java EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) T-Plan