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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 70 90
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +20
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.42% 2.09% 0.096%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.37% 15.44% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
167 136 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 13.92% 13.52% 17.99%
Number of salaries quoted 146 119 173
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 - 20 £51,500 -
Newport -4 5 £40,000 -23.80%
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (69.05%) Degree
2 29 (69.05%) Java
2 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
3 28 (66.67%) DVB
3 28 (66.67%) Perforce
4 27 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (59.52%) Objective-C
5 25 (59.52%) C++
6 24 (57.14%) HTTP
7 20 (47.62%) Internet
7 20 (47.62%) DRM
7 20 (47.62%) HTML
7 20 (47.62%) C
7 20 (47.62%) OO
7 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
7 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
8 19 (45.24%) Cucumber
8 19 (45.24%) Scrum
9 17 (40.48%) JUnit
9 17 (40.48%) Apple iOS
9 17 (40.48%) Confluence
9 17 (40.48%) Android
10 14 (33.33%) TDD
10 14 (33.33%) Korn
10 14 (33.33%) Linux
10 14 (33.33%) Perl
10 14 (33.33%) Client/Server
10 14 (33.33%) BDD
10 14 (33.33%) Jenkins

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 17 (40.48%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) DVB
2 24 (57.14%) HTTP
3 20 (47.62%) Internet
4 10 (23.81%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 19 (45.24%) Cucumber
2 17 (40.48%) JUnit
3 14 (33.33%) Jenkins
4 9 (21.43%) Selenium
5 8 (19.05%) TestLink
6 7 (16.67%) Eclipse
7 5 (11.90%) Behat
8 4 (9.52%) Xcode
9 3 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (38.10%) Team Leader
2 8 (19.05%) Software Engineer
2 8 (19.05%) Desktop Team Leader
3 5 (11.90%) Automated Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Test Engineer
3 5 (11.90%) Senior Tester
3 5 (11.90%) QA Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Tester
3 5 (11.90%) QA Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Senior QA Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Senior QA Tester
3 5 (11.90%) Quality Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Development Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) HTML
2 8 (19.05%) WebKit
3 5 (11.90%) RESTful
4 4 (9.52%) GStreamer
4 4 (9.52%) OpenGL
5 3 (7.14%) Spring
5 3 (7.14%) Java EE
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 14 (33.33%) User Experience
2 12 (28.57%) Cryptography
2 12 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 12 (28.57%) iPhone
2 12 (28.57%) iPad
3 8 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 8 (19.05%) Over-the-Top Content
3 8 (19.05%) Video on Demand
3 8 (19.05%) Statistics
3 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Streaming Video
4 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Android
1 17 (40.48%) Apple iOS
2 14 (33.33%) Linux
3 12 (28.57%) Mac OS X
3 12 (28.57%) Windows
4 9 (21.43%) CentOS
4 9 (21.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (47.62%) Software Engineering
3 20 (47.62%) OO
3 20 (47.62%) DRM
3 20 (47.62%) Web Application Development
4 19 (45.24%) Scrum
5 14 (33.33%) TDD
5 14 (33.33%) BDD
6 13 (30.95%) Product Management
7 12 (28.57%) Mentoring
7 12 (28.57%) Coaching
8 10 (23.81%) Bug Management
8 10 (23.81%) Regression Testing
9 8 (19.05%) Test Management
9 8 (19.05%) Android Development
9 8 (19.05%) iOS Development
10 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 29 (69.05%) Java
1 29 (69.05%) JavaScript
2 25 (59.52%) C++
2 25 (59.52%) Objective-C
3 20 (47.62%) C
4 14 (33.33%) Perl
4 14 (33.33%) Korn
4 14 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.29%) SQL
6 5 (11.90%) PHP
7 1 (2.38%) Python
7 1 (2.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 29 (69.05%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) HND
2 5 (11.90%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Perforce
2 9 (21.43%) Red Hat
3 8 (19.05%) Apple
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £36000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago