The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 69 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 34 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.49% 1.23% 0.34%
As % of the Development Applications category 18.28% 7.37% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 4
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
JIRA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Development Applications Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
186 190 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.60% 16.74% 14.64%
Number of salaries quoted 154 160 156
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.89%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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
South Wales +15 32 £40,000 -6.43% 1
West Wales +19 2 - -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (68.29%) Java
3 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
4 26 (63.41%) Perforce
5 25 (60.98%) DVB
5 25 (60.98%) C++
6 24 (58.54%) HTTP
6 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (56.10%) Degree
8 22 (53.66%) Objective-C
9 20 (48.78%) C
10 19 (46.34%) HTML
10 19 (46.34%) Web Application Development
11 18 (43.90%) Confluence
11 18 (43.90%) Internet
11 18 (43.90%) OO
11 18 (43.90%) DRM
12 17 (41.46%) Scrum
12 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
13 16 (39.02%) Linux
13 16 (39.02%) Perl
13 16 (39.02%) JUnit
14 15 (36.59%) TDD
14 15 (36.59%) Korn
14 15 (36.59%) Android
14 15 (36.59%) Apple iOS
14 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
14 15 (36.59%) BDD
14 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
14 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 18 (43.90%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (60.98%) DVB
2 24 (58.54%) HTTP
3 18 (43.90%) Internet
4 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MySQL
1 1 (2.44%) Informix
1 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.44%) Big Data
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (39.02%) JUnit
2 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
2 15 (36.59%) Jenkins
3 10 (24.39%) TestLink
4 7 (17.07%) Eclipse
5 6 (14.63%) Selenium
6 4 (9.76%) JMeter
6 4 (9.76%) Xcode
7 2 (4.88%) Fiddler
7 2 (4.88%) Behat
8 1 (2.44%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (9.76%) Advertising
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Team Leader
2 9 (21.95%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Test Engineer
3 7 (17.07%) Desktop Team Leader
4 4 (9.76%) Development Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Development Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Tester
5 3 (7.32%) Java Developer
5 3 (7.32%) QA Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Senior Tester
6 2 (4.88%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) QA Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior QA Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Senior QA Tester
6 2 (4.88%) C Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) HTML
2 8 (19.51%) WebKit
3 4 (9.76%) GStreamer
3 4 (9.76%) Web Services
3 4 (9.76%) OpenGL
4 3 (7.32%) Spring
4 3 (7.32%) Java EE
5 2 (4.88%) RESTful
6 1 (2.44%) XML
6 1 (2.44%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Client/Server
1 13 (31.71%) User Experience
2 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
3 11 (26.83%) iPhone
3 11 (26.83%) Cryptography
3 11 (26.83%) iPad
4 8 (19.51%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (19.51%) Video on Demand
4 8 (19.51%) Streaming Video
5 7 (17.07%) Statistics
5 7 (17.07%) Mobile App
5 7 (17.07%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
7 3 (7.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (39.02%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Android
2 15 (36.59%) Apple iOS
3 13 (31.71%) Windows
4 11 (26.83%) Mac OS X
4 11 (26.83%) CentOS
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX
7 1 (2.44%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (90.24%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (58.54%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (46.34%) Web Application Development
4 18 (43.90%) OO
4 18 (43.90%) DRM
5 17 (41.46%) Scrum
5 17 (41.46%) Software Engineering
6 15 (36.59%) TDD
6 15 (36.59%) BDD
7 13 (31.71%) Product Management
8 12 (29.27%) Bug Management
8 12 (29.27%) Mentoring
8 12 (29.27%) Coaching
8 12 (29.27%) Regression Testing
9 10 (24.39%) Test Management
10 7 (17.07%) Android Development
10 7 (17.07%) iOS Development
11 5 (12.20%) Test Scripting
12 4 (9.76%) Technical Architecture
12 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) Java
2 27 (65.85%) JavaScript
3 25 (60.98%) C++
4 22 (53.66%) Objective-C
5 20 (48.78%) C
6 16 (39.02%) Perl
7 15 (36.59%) Korn
7 15 (36.59%) Bash Shell
8 5 (12.20%) Python
9 4 (9.76%) SQL
10 2 (4.88%) PHP
10 2 (4.88%) Groovy
10 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (56.10%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) HND
4 1 (2.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Perforce
2 12 (29.27%) Red Hat
3 7 (17.07%) Apple
4 2 (4.88%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
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