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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 53 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.28% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.85% 2.94% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +7.35%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £38,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.41%
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
89 102 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.51% 16.80% 9.78%
Number of salaries quoted 78 94 28
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 22 August 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 23 (50.00%) Scrum
2 22 (47.83%) VirtualBox
2 22 (47.83%) T-Plan
2 22 (47.83%) Test Strategy
3 21 (45.65%) Test Scripting
3 21 (45.65%) Java
4 20 (43.48%) Web Services
4 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
5 19 (41.30%) TDD
6 18 (39.13%) Maven
6 18 (39.13%) XML
6 18 (39.13%) SOA
6 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
7 17 (36.96%) Hudson
7 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.96%) Subversion
7 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (36.96%) Groovy
7 17 (36.96%) Confluence
8 16 (34.78%) Open Source
8 16 (34.78%) RUP
9 15 (32.61%) DSDM
9 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
9 15 (32.61%) Scala
9 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
9 15 (32.61%) Apache Cassandra
9 15 (32.61%) NoSQL
9 15 (32.61%) Clojure
9 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
9 15 (32.61%) Release Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (36.96%) Confluence
2 12 (26.09%) FileNet
3 11 (23.91%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) HTTP
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (32.61%) MongoDB
1 15 (32.61%) Apache Cassandra
1 15 (32.61%) NoSQL
2 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (39.13%) Maven
1 18 (39.13%) Jenkins
2 17 (36.96%) Hudson
2 17 (36.96%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Selenium
3 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
4 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
4 5 (10.87%) JBehave
4 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
5 4 (8.70%) Bugzilla
6 3 (6.52%) Calabash
6 3 (6.52%) Robotium
6 3 (6.52%) JUnit
6 3 (6.52%) Cucumber
7 2 (4.35%) Mercurial
7 2 (4.35%) CruiseControl
7 2 (4.35%) Ant
7 2 (4.35%) Gerrit
7 2 (4.35%) eggPlant
8 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (8.70%) Welsh Language
2 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Analyst
2 15 (32.61%) Test Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Analyst
3 14 (30.43%) Senior Test Analyst
4 12 (26.09%) Java Developer
4 12 (26.09%) Test Engineer
4 12 (26.09%) Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Java Consultant
5 9 (19.57%) Java Programmer
5 9 (19.57%) Developer Analyst
5 9 (19.57%) Programmer
5 9 (19.57%) Consultant
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Test Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (4.35%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.35%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 2 (4.35%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (43.48%) Web Services
2 18 (39.13%) XML
3 15 (32.61%) Spring
3 15 (32.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (30.43%) SOAP
5 13 (28.26%) J2EE
6 12 (26.09%) XSLT
7 11 (23.91%) Hibernate
7 11 (23.91%) JSF
8 6 (13.04%) JSON
8 6 (13.04%) HTML
9 5 (10.87%) REST
10 4 (8.70%) GWT
10 4 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (8.70%) Spring Integration
10 4 (8.70%) AngularJS
10 4 (8.70%) Apache Camel
11 3 (6.52%) HTML5
12 1 (2.17%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 16 (34.78%) Open Source
2 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) UNIX
2 5 (10.87%) Android
3 3 (6.52%) Apple iOS
3 3 (6.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) Scrum
2 22 (47.83%) Test Strategy
3 21 (45.65%) Test Scripting
4 20 (43.48%) Automated Testing
5 19 (41.30%) TDD
6 18 (39.13%) SOA
7 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (36.96%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (34.78%) RUP
9 15 (32.61%) DSDM
9 15 (32.61%) Configuration Management
9 15 (32.61%) Unit Testing
9 15 (32.61%) Release Management
9 15 (32.61%) DevOps
10 14 (30.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (30.43%) Pair Programming
10 14 (30.43%) Software Engineering
11 12 (26.09%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (26.09%) OO
12 9 (19.57%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (45.65%) Java
2 17 (36.96%) Groovy
3 15 (32.61%) Scala
3 15 (32.61%) Clojure
4 8 (17.39%) SQL
5 6 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.35%) XPath
6 2 (4.35%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (23.91%) ISEB
2 10 (21.74%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (4.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
1 2 (4.35%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (47.83%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) T-Plan
2 15 (32.61%) Twitter
3 14 (30.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.91%) Adobe
4 11 (23.91%) IBM
5 4 (8.70%) Oracle
6 3 (6.52%) HP
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