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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 78 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 29 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.50% 2.47% 3.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.18% 14.95% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 29
Median salary £46,250 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £37,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
167 194 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 14.78% 16.54% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 154 172 172
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 13 £50,000 - 1
Neath Port Talbot - 3 £42,500 -
Newport -8 1 £50,000 +25.00%
JIRA
Wales

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Kanban
4 12 (48.00%) Atlassian
4 12 (48.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) Linux
5 11 (44.00%) TeamCity
6 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 10 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
7 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
8 8 (32.00%) GitHub
8 8 (32.00%) New Relic
8 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (32.00%) AppDynamics
9 7 (28.00%) Ansible
9 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
9 7 (28.00%) Nagios
9 7 (28.00%) ITIL
9 7 (28.00%) yum
10 6 (24.00%) Java
11 5 (20.00%) Unix
11 5 (20.00%) Confluence
12 4 (16.00%) Git (software)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) OpenStack
2 5 (20.00%) Confluence
3 2 (8.00%) JBoss
3 2 (8.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (32.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) TeamCity
2 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (12.00%) FishEye
4 3 (12.00%) JMeter
4 3 (12.00%) Maven
4 3 (12.00%) Subversion
5 2 (8.00%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.00%) JUnit
5 2 (8.00%) NuGet
5 2 (8.00%) NUnit
5 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
6 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.00%) Selenium
6 1 (4.00%) TestComplete
6 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
6 1 (4.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum Master
4 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) HTML
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) CSS
2 3 (12.00%) J2EE
2 3 (12.00%) Java EE
2 3 (12.00%) SOAP
2 3 (12.00%) Spring
3 2 (8.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Apache Camel
3 2 (8.00%) Dropwizard
3 2 (8.00%) Grails
3 2 (8.00%) Java EE 5
3 2 (8.00%) JMX
3 2 (8.00%) JPA
3 2 (8.00%) JSF
3 2 (8.00%) JSON
3 2 (8.00%) RESTful
3 2 (8.00%) Servlets
3 2 (8.00%) SVG
3 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (48.00%) Linux
1 12 (48.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Android
4 1 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (84.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (60.00%) Scrum
3 14 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (48.00%) Kanban
5 8 (32.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (28.00%) ITIL
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Software Delivery
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 4 (16.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.00%) DevOps
8 3 (12.00%) Project Management
8 3 (12.00%) Release Management
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) UML
9 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) Java
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Groovy
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (8.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) ISEB
1 2 (8.00%) Sun Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.00%) PMP
2 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Ansible
1 7 (28.00%) Nagios
1 7 (28.00%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (28.00%) yum
2 1 (4.00%) Pingdom
2 1 (4.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (48.00%) Atlassian
2 8 (32.00%) AppDynamics
2 8 (32.00%) New Relic
3 7 (28.00%) Rackspace
4 3 (12.00%) Oracle
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.00%) PagerDuty
6 1 (4.00%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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