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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -12
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 23 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.75% 0.31% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.50% 1.90% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 21 3 5
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% -27.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
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
200 210 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 15.17% 16.13% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 176 200 90
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,110 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
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 21 August 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 +12 21 £30,000 -17.80% 2
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (48.21%) Scrum
2 25 (44.64%) Java
2 25 (44.64%) VirtualBox
2 25 (44.64%) T-Plan
2 25 (44.64%) Test Strategy
3 24 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 23 (41.07%) TDD
4 23 (41.07%) Automated Testing
4 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
5 21 (37.50%) Web Services
5 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (37.50%) Confluence
6 20 (35.71%) XML
6 20 (35.71%) Maven
7 19 (33.93%) SOA
7 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (33.93%) Subversion
8 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 18 (32.14%) Groovy
8 18 (32.14%) Hudson
9 17 (30.36%) RUP
9 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
9 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
9 17 (30.36%) Open Source
10 16 (28.57%) SOAP
10 16 (28.57%) DSDM
10 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
10 16 (28.57%) Spring
10 16 (28.57%) Release Management
10 16 (28.57%) Unit Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (37.50%) Confluence
2 13 (23.21%) FileNet
3 12 (21.43%) LiveCycle
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (30.36%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.93%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (8.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) HTTP
2 4 (7.14%) Internet
3 3 (5.36%) Wireshark
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.57%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) MongoDB
1 16 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
1 16 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.79%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 23 (41.07%) Jenkins
2 20 (35.71%) Maven
3 19 (33.93%) Subversion
4 18 (32.14%) Hudson
5 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
6 8 (14.29%) Selenium
7 5 (8.93%) JBehave
7 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
7 5 (8.93%) SoapUI
8 4 (7.14%) Cucumber
8 4 (7.14%) Bugzilla
9 3 (5.36%) JUnit
9 3 (5.36%) Fiddler
9 3 (5.36%) Robotium
9 3 (5.36%) Calabash
10 2 (3.57%) eggPlant
10 2 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (3.57%) CruiseControl
10 2 (3.57%) Gerrit
10 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (12.50%) Welsh Language
2 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Advertising
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (42.86%) Analyst
2 19 (33.93%) Test Engineer
3 15 (26.79%) Test Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
4 14 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
5 13 (23.21%) Developer
6 12 (21.43%) Java Developer
7 9 (16.07%) Java Consultant
7 9 (16.07%) Java Programmer
7 9 (16.07%) Developer Analyst
7 9 (16.07%) Programmer
7 9 (16.07%) Consultant
8 8 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
9 7 (12.50%) Software Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Software Test Engineer
11 2 (3.57%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (3.57%) QA Manager
11 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
11 2 (3.57%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (37.50%) Web Services
2 20 (35.71%) XML
3 16 (28.57%) SOAP
3 16 (28.57%) Spring
3 16 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (26.79%) J2EE
5 13 (23.21%) XSLT
6 12 (21.43%) JSF
6 12 (21.43%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.07%) HTML
8 6 (10.71%) JSON
9 5 (8.93%) Apache Camel
9 5 (8.93%) REST
10 4 (7.14%) Spring Integration
10 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
10 4 (7.14%) GWT
10 4 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
11 3 (5.36%) HTML5
12 2 (3.57%) LAMP
12 2 (3.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 17 (30.36%) Open Source
2 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.57%) DTV
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.07%) UNIX
2 7 (12.50%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
4 5 (8.93%) Android
5 3 (5.36%) CentOS
5 3 (5.36%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Scrum
2 25 (44.64%) Test Strategy
3 24 (42.86%) Test Scripting
4 23 (41.07%) TDD
4 23 (41.07%) Automated Testing
5 21 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (33.93%) SOA
7 17 (30.36%) RUP
7 17 (30.36%) Software Engineering
8 16 (28.57%) Release Management
8 16 (28.57%) DSDM
8 16 (28.57%) Configuration Management
8 16 (28.57%) Unit Testing
8 16 (28.57%) DevOps
9 15 (26.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 15 (26.79%) Pair Programming
9 15 (26.79%) OO
10 13 (23.21%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (21.43%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (44.64%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) Groovy
3 16 (28.57%) Scala
3 16 (28.57%) Clojure
4 9 (16.07%) SQL
5 8 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.93%) Python
6 5 (8.93%) C
7 3 (5.36%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Perl
7 3 (5.36%) Bash Shell
7 3 (5.36%) Ruby
7 3 (5.36%) Korn
8 2 (3.57%) XPath
8 2 (3.57%) PHP
8 2 (3.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) ISEB
1 14 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 2 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 5 (8.93%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) T-Plan
2 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
3 16 (28.57%) Twitter
4 12 (21.43%) IBM
4 12 (21.43%) Adobe
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle
6 3 (5.36%) HP
6 3 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.57%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.79%) Perforce
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Posted: 14 days ago
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