The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 83 89 86
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 8 12 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.72% 1.01% 0.11%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.96% 4.71% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 1
Average salary £34,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.44% +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
JIRA
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 South Wales region.

Development Applications Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
115 255 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 10.34% 21.46% 8.80%
Number of salaries quoted 103 242 72
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,589 £30,500 £27,995
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Torfaen - 5 £34,000 -
Cardiff -9 1 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Newport - 1 £37,500 -
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 18 (62.07%) Automated Testing
1 18 (62.07%) Test Scripting
2 16 (55.17%) VirtualBox
2 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
2 16 (55.17%) T-Plan
2 16 (55.17%) Mentoring
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Confluence
4 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
5 10 (34.48%) Perl
5 10 (34.48%) Scrum
5 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
6 9 (31.03%) BDD
6 9 (31.03%) TDD
6 9 (31.03%) Korn
6 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
6 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
6 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
6 9 (31.03%) C++
6 9 (31.03%) Python
6 9 (31.03%) Bug Management
7 8 (27.59%) TestLink
7 8 (27.59%) UNIX
7 8 (27.59%) Windows
7 8 (27.59%) Test Management
7 8 (27.59%) CentOS
7 8 (27.59%) Product Management
8 7 (24.14%) ISTQB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 11 (37.93%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) JBoss
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.45%) FileNet
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.34%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
2 7 (24.14%) Wireshark
2 7 (24.14%) HTTP
3 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Informix
2 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.45%) JasperReports
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Jenkins
2 8 (27.59%) TestLink
3 7 (24.14%) Fiddler
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) Subversion
5 2 (6.90%) Maven
5 2 (6.90%) JUnit
5 2 (6.90%) JMeter
6 1 (3.45%) Bugzilla
6 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.45%) Selenium
6 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (3.45%) Hudson
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (3.45%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (13.79%) Welsh Language
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.90%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Test Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Test Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Test Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Test Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) C Software Engineer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Test Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Automated Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) QA Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Tester
7 1 (3.45%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) XML
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
2 2 (6.90%) Apache Camel
3 1 (3.45%) J2EE
3 1 (3.45%) EJB
3 1 (3.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.45%) XSD
3 1 (3.45%) DOM
3 1 (3.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.45%) JMS
3 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) JSON
3 1 (3.45%) GWT
3 1 (3.45%) Java EE 5
3 1 (3.45%) JPA
3 1 (3.45%) EJB 3.0
3 1 (3.45%) REST
3 1 (3.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) DTV
2 2 (6.90%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 11 (37.93%) Linux
2 8 (27.59%) UNIX
2 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 8 (27.59%) CentOS
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) SUSE
3 1 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Automated Testing
1 18 (62.07%) Test Scripting
2 16 (55.17%) Test Strategy
2 16 (55.17%) Mentoring
3 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (34.48%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (31.03%) BDD
5 9 (31.03%) Bug Management
5 9 (31.03%) TDD
5 9 (31.03%) Regression Testing
6 8 (27.59%) Product Management
6 8 (27.59%) Test Management
7 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Performance Testing
8 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Manual Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.90%) Information Security
9 2 (6.90%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Perl
2 9 (31.03%) C++
2 9 (31.03%) Python
2 9 (31.03%) Korn
2 9 (31.03%) Bash Shell
3 7 (24.14%) C
3 7 (24.14%) Ruby
4 4 (13.79%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 2 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Groovy
7 1 (3.45%) Scala
7 1 (3.45%) Clojure
7 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) ISEB
1 7 (24.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 16 (55.17%) VirtualBox
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) T-Plan
2 9 (31.03%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) Perforce
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago