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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 66 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 26 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.34% 0.28% 0.71%
As % of the Development Applications category 13.40% 1.76% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24 3 6
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £35,700 £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
194 170 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 17.49% 15.65% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 175 151 77
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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 11 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 11 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 +18 24 £30,000 -17.80% 1
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 11 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 (60.47%) Scrum
2 22 (51.16%) Java
3 21 (48.84%) Web Services
3 21 (48.84%) TDD
4 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
5 19 (44.19%) Maven
5 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (44.19%) XML
5 19 (44.19%) SOA
6 18 (41.86%) Groovy
6 18 (41.86%) Subversion
6 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (41.86%) Confluence
6 18 (41.86%) Hudson
7 17 (39.53%) T-Plan
7 17 (39.53%) Test Strategy
7 17 (39.53%) VirtualBox
7 17 (39.53%) Open Source
8 16 (37.21%) Scala
8 16 (37.21%) Test Scripting
8 16 (37.21%) Release Management
8 16 (37.21%) Unit Testing
8 16 (37.21%) Spring
8 16 (37.21%) RUP
8 16 (37.21%) DSDM
8 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
8 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
8 16 (37.21%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
8 16 (37.21%) Clojure

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 18 (41.86%) Confluence
2 11 (25.58%) FileNet
2 11 (25.58%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 13 (30.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (37.21%) MongoDB
1 16 (37.21%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (37.21%) NoSQL
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (46.51%) Jenkins
2 19 (44.19%) Maven
3 18 (41.86%) Hudson
3 18 (41.86%) Subversion
4 8 (18.60%) Git (software)
5 7 (16.28%) Selenium
6 5 (11.63%) Bugzilla
6 5 (11.63%) JBehave
6 5 (11.63%) WebDriver
6 5 (11.63%) SoapUI
7 3 (6.98%) Robotium
7 3 (6.98%) Calabash
7 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
7 3 (6.98%) JUnit
8 2 (4.65%) Ant
8 2 (4.65%) CruiseControl
8 2 (4.65%) Mercurial
8 2 (4.65%) Gerrit
8 2 (4.65%) eggPlant
9 1 (2.33%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (9.30%) Advertising
2 3 (6.98%) Welsh Language
3 2 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Analyst
2 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 13 (30.23%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) Test Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Test Engineer
4 11 (25.58%) Senior Test Analyst
4 11 (25.58%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Java Consultant
5 9 (20.93%) Java Programmer
5 9 (20.93%) Developer Analyst
5 9 (20.93%) Consultant
5 9 (20.93%) Programmer
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.65%) QA Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (48.84%) Web Services
2 19 (44.19%) XML
3 16 (37.21%) Spring
3 16 (37.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 14 (32.56%) J2EE
4 14 (32.56%) SOAP
5 12 (27.91%) XSLT
6 11 (25.58%) Hibernate
6 11 (25.58%) JSF
7 7 (16.28%) JSON
7 7 (16.28%) HTML
8 6 (13.95%) REST
9 5 (11.63%) Spring Integration
9 5 (11.63%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.63%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (11.63%) Apache Camel
9 5 (11.63%) GWT
10 4 (9.30%) HTML5
11 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) UNIX
2 5 (11.63%) Android
3 4 (9.30%) Windows
4 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
5 1 (2.33%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Scrum
2 21 (48.84%) TDD
3 19 (44.19%) SOA
3 19 (44.19%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (39.53%) Test Strategy
6 16 (37.21%) DevOps
6 16 (37.21%) Test Scripting
6 16 (37.21%) RUP
6 16 (37.21%) DSDM
6 16 (37.21%) Configuration Management
6 16 (37.21%) Release Management
6 16 (37.21%) Unit Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Pair Programming
7 15 (34.88%) Automated Testing
7 15 (34.88%) Software Engineering
7 15 (34.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 12 (27.91%) OOA/OOD
8 12 (27.91%) OO
9 6 (13.95%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (51.16%) Java
2 18 (41.86%) Groovy
3 16 (37.21%) Scala
3 16 (37.21%) Clojure
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.65%) XQuery
6 2 (4.65%) XPath
7 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.33%) Ruby
7 1 (2.33%) Korn
7 1 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (2.33%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) C
7 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 3 (6.98%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) T-Plan
2 16 (37.21%) Twitter
3 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.58%) Adobe
4 11 (25.58%) IBM
5 4 (9.30%) Oracle
6 3 (6.98%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.33%) Perforce
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
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