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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 96 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.86% 1.69% 0.31%
As % of the Development Applications category 4.78% 11.17% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 3
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.80%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
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
251 197 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 18.06% 15.13% 16.72%
Number of salaries quoted 212 176 209
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,110 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 -26 8 £37,500 +25.00% 2
North Wales - 3 £25,000 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (61.36%) Degree
4 25 (56.82%) Scrum
4 25 (56.82%) Java
5 24 (54.55%) Cucumber
6 18 (40.91%) Objective-C
7 17 (38.64%) Perforce
7 17 (38.64%) DVB
7 17 (38.64%) Linux
7 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
8 16 (36.36%) Perl
8 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
9 15 (34.09%) JUnit
9 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
9 15 (34.09%) Confluence
10 14 (31.82%) Product Management
10 14 (31.82%) BDD
10 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
10 14 (31.82%) User Experience
10 14 (31.82%) C++
10 14 (31.82%) Client/Server
10 14 (31.82%) TDD
10 14 (31.82%) Korn
11 12 (27.27%) QA
11 12 (27.27%) SQL
12 11 (25.00%) ISEB
12 11 (25.00%) Selenium
12 11 (25.00%) Statistics
12 11 (25.00%) Software Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 15 (34.09%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DVB
2 9 (20.45%) Internet
3 8 (18.18%) HTTP
4 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Informix
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (54.55%) Cucumber
2 17 (38.64%) Jenkins
3 15 (34.09%) JUnit
4 11 (25.00%) Selenium
5 10 (22.73%) Behat
6 9 (20.45%) TestLink
7 4 (9.09%) FitNesse
7 4 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
9 2 (4.55%) Subversion
10 1 (2.27%) AccuRev
10 1 (2.27%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.27%) Zephyr
General
1 1 (2.27%) Advertising
1 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) QA Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Quality Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Test Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Team Leader
5 7 (15.91%) QA Tester
5 7 (15.91%) Tester
5 7 (15.91%) Automated Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Senior QA Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Senior QA Tester
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Tester
7 5 (11.36%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Test Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Desktop Team Leader
9 3 (6.82%) Java Architect
9 3 (6.82%) Java Technical Architect
9 3 (6.82%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) RESTful
2 9 (20.45%) HTML
3 8 (18.18%) PlayReady
4 4 (9.09%) Web Services
5 3 (6.82%) Spring
5 3 (6.82%) Apache Camel
5 3 (6.82%) SOAP
5 3 (6.82%) JPA
6 2 (4.55%) Regular Expression
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) CSS3
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) jQuery
7 1 (2.27%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) Client/Server
1 14 (31.82%) User Experience
2 11 (25.00%) Statistics
3 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (9.09%) iPhone
4 4 (9.09%) iPad
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 4 (9.09%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.27%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Android
2 9 (20.45%) CentOS
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 4 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
5 1 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (63.64%) Continuous Integration
3 25 (56.82%) Scrum
4 16 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 14 (31.82%) TDD
5 14 (31.82%) Product Management
5 14 (31.82%) BDD
6 11 (25.00%) Software Testing
6 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 10 (22.73%) Web Design
7 10 (22.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (22.73%) Test Automation
8 9 (20.45%) Test Management
9 8 (18.18%) OO
9 8 (18.18%) DRM
9 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
10 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
10 6 (13.64%) Regression Testing
11 5 (11.36%) Bug Management
12 4 (9.09%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (56.82%) Java
2 18 (40.91%) Objective-C
3 16 (36.36%) Perl
4 15 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 14 (31.82%) C++
5 14 (31.82%) Korn
5 14 (31.82%) Bash Shell
6 12 (27.27%) SQL
7 10 (22.73%) PHP
8 8 (18.18%) C
9 2 (4.55%) VB
9 2 (4.55%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (61.36%) Degree
2 11 (25.00%) ISEB
3 10 (22.73%) HND
4 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) Perforce
2 9 (20.45%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.64%) Atlassian
4 4 (9.09%) Apple
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