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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 71 73 97
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +24
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 31 33 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.32% 2.55% 0.16%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.55% 14.22% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 29 28 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
213 232 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.92% 17.92% 15.72%
Number of salaries quoted 190 220 177
Average salary £37,000 £35,783 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.40% -4.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,775 £27,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +4 29 £40,000 -1.23% 1
West Wales +20 2 - -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (66.67%) Java
2 34 (66.67%) Degree
3 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (60.78%) DVB
4 31 (60.78%) Perforce
5 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
6 29 (56.86%) Objective-C
7 27 (52.94%) C++
8 25 (49.02%) Scrum
8 25 (49.02%) Cucumber
9 24 (47.06%) HTTP
10 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
11 21 (41.18%) JUnit
11 21 (41.18%) Confluence
12 20 (39.22%) Web Application Development
12 20 (39.22%) C
12 20 (39.22%) HTML
12 20 (39.22%) OO
12 20 (39.22%) DRM
12 20 (39.22%) Internet
13 18 (35.29%) Client/Server
13 18 (35.29%) Perl
13 18 (35.29%) Linux
13 18 (35.29%) TDD
13 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
13 18 (35.29%) Apple iOS
13 18 (35.29%) User Experience
13 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
13 18 (35.29%) BDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 21 (41.18%) Confluence
2 1 (1.96%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 31 (60.78%) DVB
2 24 (47.06%) HTTP
3 20 (39.22%) Internet
4 11 (21.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 25 (49.02%) Cucumber
2 21 (41.18%) JUnit
3 18 (35.29%) Jenkins
4 11 (21.57%) TestLink
4 11 (21.57%) Selenium
5 7 (13.73%) Eclipse
5 7 (13.73%) Behat
6 4 (7.84%) Xcode
7 3 (5.88%) JMeter
8 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (3.92%) FitNesse
9 1 (1.96%) Zephyr
General
1 4 (7.84%) Advertising
2 3 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Team Leader
2 10 (19.61%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.69%) Desktop Team Leader
3 8 (15.69%) Test Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Tester
4 7 (13.73%) QA Tester
4 7 (13.73%) Quality Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) QA Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Automated Tester
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Senior QA Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Senior QA Tester
5 6 (11.76%) Senior Tester
6 4 (7.84%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Development Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) HTML
2 8 (15.69%) WebKit
3 7 (13.73%) RESTful
4 4 (7.84%) OpenGL
4 4 (7.84%) Web Services
4 4 (7.84%) GStreamer
5 3 (5.88%) Java EE
5 3 (5.88%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Client/Server
1 18 (35.29%) User Experience
2 12 (23.53%) Cryptography
2 12 (23.53%) iPhone
2 12 (23.53%) iPad
2 12 (23.53%) Computer Science
3 11 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (21.57%) Statistics
4 8 (15.69%) Video on Demand
4 8 (15.69%) Over-the-Top Content
4 8 (15.69%) Mobile App
4 8 (15.69%) Streaming Video
5 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
1 18 (35.29%) Apple iOS
1 18 (35.29%) Android
2 12 (23.53%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Mac OS X
2 12 (23.53%) CentOS
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (64.71%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (49.02%) Scrum
4 22 (43.14%) Software Engineering
5 20 (39.22%) Web Application Development
5 20 (39.22%) OO
5 20 (39.22%) DRM
6 18 (35.29%) TDD
6 18 (35.29%) BDD
7 17 (33.33%) Product Management
8 12 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 12 (23.53%) Coaching
9 11 (21.57%) Bug Management
9 11 (21.57%) Test Management
9 11 (21.57%) Regression Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Automated Testing
10 8 (15.69%) Android Development
10 8 (15.69%) iOS Development
10 8 (15.69%) Software Testing
11 7 (13.73%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 34 (66.67%) Java
2 30 (58.82%) JavaScript
3 29 (56.86%) Objective-C
4 27 (52.94%) C++
5 20 (39.22%) C
6 18 (35.29%) Perl
6 18 (35.29%) Bash Shell
6 18 (35.29%) Korn
7 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 7 (13.73%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) Groovy
9 1 (1.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 34 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (15.69%) ISEB
3 7 (13.73%) HND
4 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (60.78%) Perforce
2 12 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 8 (15.69%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) Atlassian
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £38k - 41k per year + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago