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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.98% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
40 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 19.61% 12.12% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 38 13 31
Average salary £35,369 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.82% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,842 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £39,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 31 August 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 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (90.00%) RESTful
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Behat
2 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Degree
2 9 (90.00%) QA
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
2 9 (90.00%) PHP
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) ISEB
2 9 (90.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) TDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (10.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 9 (90.00%) Behat
2 9 (90.00%) Selenium
3 1 (10.00%) JUnit
3 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) QA Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Quality Analyst
2 7 (70.00%) Automated Tester
2 7 (70.00%) Tester
2 7 (70.00%) QA Tester
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Senior Tester
3 6 (60.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 6 (60.00%) Senior QA Tester
4 2 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Android
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Test Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Automated Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Bug Management
3 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Product Management
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) PHP
1 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) HND
1 9 (90.00%) ISEB
1 9 (90.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (90.00%) QA