The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 66 81 75
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 26 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 0.46% 0.60%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.94% 2.98% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -23.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £33,700 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
201 168 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.59% 15.36% 9.66%
Number of salaries quoted 181 151 73
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

JIRA Salary Trend in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in South Wales

JIRA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +10 24 £30,000 -17.80% 2
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (55.32%) Scrum
2 22 (46.81%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Web Services
3 21 (44.68%) TDD
4 20 (42.55%) VirtualBox
4 20 (42.55%) T-Plan
4 20 (42.55%) Test Strategy
4 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
5 19 (40.43%) Confluence
5 19 (40.43%) Maven
5 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
5 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (40.43%) XML
5 19 (40.43%) SOA
6 18 (38.30%) Groovy
6 18 (38.30%) Automated Testing
6 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (38.30%) Subversion
6 18 (38.30%) Hudson
7 17 (36.17%) Open Source
7 17 (36.17%) RUP
8 16 (34.04%) DSDM
8 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
8 16 (34.04%) Spring
8 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
8 16 (34.04%) Scala
8 16 (34.04%) Release Management
8 16 (34.04%) Clojure
8 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
8 16 (34.04%) Apache Cassandra

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 19 (40.43%) Confluence
2 12 (25.53%) FileNet
3 11 (23.40%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 14 (29.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) MongoDB
1 16 (34.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (34.04%) NoSQL
2 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (42.55%) Jenkins
2 19 (40.43%) Maven
3 18 (38.30%) Subversion
3 18 (38.30%) Hudson
4 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
5 7 (14.89%) Selenium
6 5 (10.64%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.64%) Bugzilla
6 5 (10.64%) JBehave
6 5 (10.64%) WebDriver
7 3 (6.38%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.38%) Calabash
7 3 (6.38%) Robotium
7 3 (6.38%) JUnit
8 2 (4.26%) CruiseControl
8 2 (4.26%) Ant
8 2 (4.26%) eggPlant
8 2 (4.26%) Gerrit
8 2 (4.26%) Mercurial
9 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (10.64%) Welsh Language
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Test Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Java Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Test Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Test Analyst
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Java Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) Java Programmer
4 9 (19.15%) Developer Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Consultant
4 9 (19.15%) Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.38%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) Web Services
2 19 (40.43%) XML
3 16 (34.04%) Spring
3 16 (34.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (29.79%) SOAP
4 14 (29.79%) J2EE
5 12 (25.53%) XSLT
6 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
6 11 (23.40%) JSF
7 7 (14.89%) HTML
7 7 (14.89%) JSON
8 6 (12.77%) REST
9 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
9 5 (10.64%) Spring Integration
9 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
9 5 (10.64%) GWT
9 5 (10.64%) ActiveMQ
10 4 (8.51%) HTML5
11 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.17%) Open Source
2 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.38%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) UNIX
2 5 (10.64%) Android
3 4 (8.51%) Windows
4 3 (6.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.13%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) Scrum
2 21 (44.68%) TDD
3 20 (42.55%) Test Strategy
4 19 (40.43%) Test Scripting
4 19 (40.43%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (40.43%) SOA
5 18 (38.30%) Automated Testing
5 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (36.17%) RUP
7 16 (34.04%) DSDM
7 16 (34.04%) Configuration Management
7 16 (34.04%) Unit Testing
7 16 (34.04%) Release Management
7 16 (34.04%) DevOps
8 15 (31.91%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (31.91%) Software Engineering
8 15 (31.91%) Pair Programming
9 12 (25.53%) OOA/OOD
9 12 (25.53%) OO
10 7 (14.89%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (46.81%) Java
2 18 (38.30%) Groovy
3 16 (34.04%) Scala
3 16 (34.04%) Clojure
4 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 7 (14.89%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.26%) XPath
6 2 (4.26%) XQuery
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Python
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) Korn
7 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) ISEB
2 10 (21.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
1 2 (4.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 20 (42.55%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) T-Plan
2 16 (34.04%) Twitter
3 15 (31.91%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.40%) Adobe
4 11 (23.40%) IBM
5 4 (8.51%) Oracle
6 3 (6.38%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Perforce
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £26k - 35k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 13 days ago