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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 72 90 86
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 26 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.99% 0.40% 0.52%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.82% 2.66% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 5
Average salary £30,000 £34,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -27.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £36,500 £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
220 188 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 16.86% 15.09% 11.01%
Number of salaries quoted 201 169 96
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.28%
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 22 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 22 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 +15 26 £30,000 -13.04% 2
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 (52.94%) Scrum
2 25 (49.02%) Java
3 24 (47.06%) Web Services
4 23 (45.10%) XML
5 22 (43.14%) TDD
6 21 (41.18%) Subversion
6 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
7 20 (39.22%) Test Strategy
7 20 (39.22%) VirtualBox
7 20 (39.22%) T-Plan
7 20 (39.22%) Maven
7 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (39.22%) Confluence
7 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (39.22%) SOA
8 19 (37.25%) Groovy
8 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
8 19 (37.25%) Release Management
8 19 (37.25%) Hudson
9 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
9 18 (35.29%) Open Source
9 18 (35.29%) RUP
10 17 (33.33%) DSDM
10 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
10 17 (33.33%) Scala
10 17 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 17 (33.33%) Spring
10 17 (33.33%) Clojure
10 17 (33.33%) MongoDB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (39.22%) Confluence
2 13 (25.49%) FileNet
3 12 (23.53%) LiveCycle
4 2 (3.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.92%) Documentum
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.96%) Captiva
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
2 3 (5.88%) SSL
3 2 (3.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.96%) SMTP
4 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 17 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 17 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Subversion
1 21 (41.18%) Jenkins
2 20 (39.22%) Maven
3 19 (37.25%) Hudson
4 8 (15.69%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.73%) Selenium
6 5 (9.80%) SoapUI
6 5 (9.80%) JBehave
6 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
6 5 (9.80%) Bugzilla
6 5 (9.80%) JUnit
7 4 (7.84%) Ant
8 3 (5.88%) Robotium
8 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.88%) Calabash
9 2 (3.92%) CruiseControl
9 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.92%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.92%) eggPlant
10 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (9.80%) Welsh Language
2 4 (7.84%) Advertising
3 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.88%) Finance
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (43.14%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Test Analyst
3 13 (25.49%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.49%) Test Engineer
4 12 (23.53%) Senior Analyst
4 12 (23.53%) Senior Test Analyst
5 11 (21.57%) Consultant
6 9 (17.65%) Programmer
6 9 (17.65%) Java Consultant
6 9 (17.65%) Java Programmer
6 9 (17.65%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Senior Test Engineer
8 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
10 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (47.06%) Web Services
2 23 (45.10%) XML
3 17 (33.33%) Spring
3 17 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 16 (31.37%) SOAP
5 15 (29.41%) J2EE
5 15 (29.41%) XSLT
6 12 (23.53%) Hibernate
6 12 (23.53%) JSF
7 10 (19.61%) HTML
8 7 (13.73%) JSON
9 6 (11.76%) REST
10 5 (9.80%) Spring Integration
10 5 (9.80%) AngularJS
10 5 (9.80%) Apache Camel
10 5 (9.80%) GWT
10 5 (9.80%) ActiveMQ
11 4 (7.84%) HTML5
12 3 (5.88%) XHTML
12 3 (5.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (35.29%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Life Science
5 1 (1.96%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) UNIX
2 5 (9.80%) Android
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) CentOS
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (52.94%) Scrum
2 22 (43.14%) TDD
3 20 (39.22%) Test Strategy
3 20 (39.22%) Continuous Integration
3 20 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (39.22%) SOA
4 19 (37.25%) Test Scripting
4 19 (37.25%) Release Management
5 18 (35.29%) Automated Testing
5 18 (35.29%) RUP
6 17 (33.33%) DSDM
6 17 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 17 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 17 (33.33%) DevOps
7 16 (31.37%) Continuous Improvement
7 16 (31.37%) Software Engineering
7 16 (31.37%) Pair Programming
8 13 (25.49%) OOA/OOD
8 13 (25.49%) OO
9 7 (13.73%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (49.02%) Java
2 19 (37.25%) Groovy
3 17 (33.33%) Scala
3 17 (33.33%) Clojure
4 11 (21.57%) SQL
5 10 (19.61%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.92%) C
6 2 (3.92%) C#
6 2 (3.92%) C++
6 2 (3.92%) XQuery
6 2 (3.92%) XPath
7 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.96%) Ruby
7 1 (1.96%) Korn
7 1 (1.96%) Python
7 1 (1.96%) Perl
7 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) ISEB
2 10 (19.61%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 3 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.92%) QA
System Software
1 20 (39.22%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) T-Plan
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) Twitter
3 12 (23.53%) IBM
3 12 (23.53%) Adobe
4 7 (13.73%) Oracle
5 3 (5.88%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.96%) Perforce
7 1 (1.96%) JBoss
7 1 (1.96%) BEA
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
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