The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 30 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 Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 81 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 26 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.93% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.71% 2.50% 4.76%
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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
222 200 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.47% 15.60% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 201 183 96
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

JIRA
Salary Trend in Wales

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Wales

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Wales

JIRA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Wales +19 26 £30,000 -17.80% 3
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 27 (51.92%) Scrum
2 26 (50.00%) Java
3 23 (44.23%) Web Services
3 23 (44.23%) XML
4 22 (42.31%) TDD
4 22 (42.31%) Subversion
4 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
5 21 (40.38%) T-Plan
5 21 (40.38%) Test Strategy
5 21 (40.38%) VirtualBox
5 21 (40.38%) Maven
6 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (38.46%) SOA
6 20 (38.46%) Confluence
6 20 (38.46%) Test Scripting
6 20 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (36.54%) Groovy
7 19 (36.54%) Release Management
7 19 (36.54%) Hudson
7 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
8 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 18 (34.62%) RUP
8 18 (34.62%) Open Source
9 17 (32.69%) Scala
9 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
9 17 (32.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
9 17 (32.69%) Clojure
9 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
9 17 (32.69%) Twitter Bootstrap

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 20 (38.46%) Confluence
2 13 (25.00%) FileNet
3 12 (23.08%) LiveCycle
4 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) Documentum
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Captiva
Applications
1 17 (32.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 2 (3.85%) SSL
2 2 (3.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.92%) LDAP
3 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.92%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) MongoDB
1 17 (32.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.92%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 22 (42.31%) Subversion
1 22 (42.31%) Jenkins
2 21 (40.38%) Maven
3 19 (36.54%) Hudson
4 8 (15.38%) Selenium
4 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 5 (9.62%) Bugzilla
5 5 (9.62%) JUnit
5 5 (9.62%) SoapUI
5 5 (9.62%) JBehave
5 5 (9.62%) WebDriver
6 4 (7.69%) Cucumber
6 4 (7.69%) Ant
7 3 (5.77%) Calabash
7 3 (5.77%) Robotium
8 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.85%) Gerrit
8 2 (3.85%) eggPlant
8 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.85%) Eclipse
General
1 6 (11.54%) Welsh Language
2 4 (7.69%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Finance
4 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.92%) Banking
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Test Engineer
3 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (23.08%) Senior Test Analyst
5 11 (21.15%) Consultant
6 9 (17.31%) Programmer
6 9 (17.31%) Developer Analyst
6 9 (17.31%) Java Consultant
6 9 (17.31%) Java Programmer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (7.69%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Product Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (44.23%) Web Services
1 23 (44.23%) XML
2 17 (32.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 17 (32.69%) SOAP
2 17 (32.69%) Spring
3 16 (30.77%) J2EE
4 15 (28.85%) XSLT
5 12 (23.08%) Hibernate
5 12 (23.08%) JSF
6 10 (19.23%) HTML
7 7 (13.46%) JSON
8 6 (11.54%) REST
8 6 (11.54%) Apache Camel
9 5 (9.62%) ActiveMQ
9 5 (9.62%) Spring Integration
9 5 (9.62%) AngularJS
9 5 (9.62%) GWT
10 4 (7.69%) HTML5
11 2 (3.85%) JSTL
11 2 (3.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 18 (34.62%) Open Source
2 4 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.77%) Blackberry
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
5 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) UNIX
2 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Android
3 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) Scrum
2 22 (42.31%) TDD
3 21 (40.38%) Test Strategy
4 20 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (38.46%) SOA
4 20 (38.46%) Test Scripting
4 20 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (36.54%) Release Management
5 19 (36.54%) Automated Testing
6 18 (34.62%) RUP
7 17 (32.69%) Unit Testing
7 17 (32.69%) DevOps
7 17 (32.69%) DSDM
7 17 (32.69%) Configuration Management
8 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.77%) Pair Programming
8 16 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (25.00%) OO
10 9 (17.31%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) Java
2 19 (36.54%) Groovy
3 17 (32.69%) Scala
3 17 (32.69%) Clojure
4 11 (21.15%) SQL
5 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.85%) XPath
6 2 (3.85%) XQuery
6 2 (3.85%) C
6 2 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (1.92%) C#
7 1 (1.92%) Perl
7 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.92%) Python
7 1 (1.92%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 12 (23.08%) ISEB
1 12 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 4 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.77%) Degree
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
1 2 (3.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (40.38%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) T-Plan
2 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 17 (32.69%) Twitter
4 12 (23.08%) IBM
4 12 (23.08%) Adobe
5 8 (15.38%) Oracle
6 3 (5.77%) HP
7 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.92%) JBoss
8 1 (1.92%) BEA
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.92%) Perforce
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