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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 4.28% 0.72% 1.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.78% 7.69% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 2
Average salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.80% +61.53%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 Newport region.

Development Applications Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
45 13 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 24.06% 9.42% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 41 13 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) QA
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) HND
3 7 (77.78%) ISEB
3 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
3 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
3 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 7 (77.78%) Web Design
3 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 7 (77.78%) RESTful
3 7 (77.78%) Behat
3 7 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Korn
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 2 (22.22%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) BDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2 (22.22%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (88.89%) Selenium
3 7 (77.78%) Behat
4 2 (22.22%) JUnit
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) QA Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) Quality Analyst
1 7 (77.78%) QA Tester
1 7 (77.78%) Automated Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Tester
2 6 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior QA Analyst
2 6 (66.67%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Client/Server
1 2 (22.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) CentOS
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Automated Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Software Testing
2 7 (77.78%) Web Design
2 7 (77.78%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Bug Management
4 1 (11.11%) Product Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 7 (77.78%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Korn
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) Perl
3 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Groovy
4 1 (11.11%) C++
4 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) HND
1 7 (77.78%) ISEB
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Red Hat