The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 32 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.06% 0.68% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% -
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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 Newport region.

Development Applications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
34 14 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 17.35% 9.52% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

JIRA
Salary Trend in Newport

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Newport

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) QA
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Behat
2 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) RESTful
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) ISEB
2 6 (85.71%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Selenium
1 7 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (85.71%) Behat
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) QA Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior QA Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior QA Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Quality Analyst
1 6 (85.71%) Senior Tester
1 6 (85.71%) QA Tester
1 6 (85.71%) Automated Tester
2 1 (14.29%) QA Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) Automated Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Software Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Web Design
2 6 (85.71%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Bug Management
3 1 (14.29%) Regression Testing
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Korn
3 1 (14.29%) Groovy
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) HND
1 6 (85.71%) ISEB
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Red Hat