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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 87 87 81
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 13 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.00% 1.48% 0.86%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.81% 14.08% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,800 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
191 142 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 14.64% 10.51% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 158 113 156
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,984 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(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 -14 8 £47,500 +18.75% 3
West Wales - 3 £27,500 -
North Wales - 2 £45,000 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
3 12 (52.17%) Java
3 12 (52.17%) Linux
4 10 (43.48%) Scrum
4 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (39.13%) JUnit
6 8 (34.78%) TDD
7 7 (30.43%) Spring
7 7 (30.43%) Web Services
7 7 (30.43%) JPA
8 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (26.09%) BDD
8 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (21.74%) Windows
9 5 (21.74%) SOAP
9 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
9 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
9 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
10 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
10 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
10 4 (17.39%) CentOS
10 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
10 4 (17.39%) Test Management
10 4 (17.39%) Kanban
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 4 (17.39%) Confluence
1 4 (17.39%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.70%) Apache Solr
2 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (17.39%) GitHub
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) AMQP
2 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 15 (65.22%) Jenkins
2 9 (39.13%) JUnit
3 4 (17.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (17.39%) Cucumber
3 4 (17.39%) FitNesse
3 4 (17.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 4 (17.39%) TestLink
3 4 (17.39%) VersionOne
4 2 (8.70%) IntelliJ
4 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 2 (8.70%) Mockito
4 2 (8.70%) NUnit
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
5 1 (4.35%) AccuRev
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Selenium
5 1 (4.35%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Test Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Java Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Java Technical Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Technical Architect
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Java Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Objective-C Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) JPA
1 7 (30.43%) Spring
1 7 (30.43%) Web Services
2 5 (21.74%) Apache Camel
2 5 (21.74%) SOAP
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) JMS
4 2 (8.70%) Lucene
4 2 (8.70%) PowerMock
4 2 (8.70%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (8.70%) RESTful
4 2 (8.70%) Spring Integration
4 2 (8.70%) Spring MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Spring Security
5 1 (4.35%) .NET
5 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.35%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
2 4 (17.39%) DTV
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 5 (21.74%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 4 (17.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (78.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineering
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (17.39%) ITIL
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) Test Management
7 2 (8.70%) Coaching
7 2 (8.70%) Data Security
7 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) OOD
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (17.39%) C++
3 4 (17.39%) Objective-C
3 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 4 (17.39%) Python
3 4 (17.39%) SQL
4 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.35%) VB
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Ansible
1 4 (17.39%) Nagios
1 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (17.39%) yum
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) AppDynamics
1 4 (17.39%) Atlassian
1 4 (17.39%) New Relic
1 4 (17.39%) Perforce
1 4 (17.39%) Rackspace
1 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Sonovate
Salary: Up to £48k + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago