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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 83 89
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.23% 1.93% 0.40%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.94% 11.61% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 17 23 4
Average salary £39,500 £30,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.66% -17.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £27,800 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £52,000 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
245 224 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 17.69% 16.65% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 203 203 177
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -20 12 £39,500 +31.66% 2
North Wales - 4 £33,750 -
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (68.89%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (66.67%) Degree
4 27 (60.00%) Scrum
5 26 (57.78%) Cucumber
6 25 (55.56%) Java
7 22 (48.89%) Objective-C
8 21 (46.67%) Perforce
8 21 (46.67%) DVB
9 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
9 19 (42.22%) Linux
10 18 (40.00%) Perl
10 18 (40.00%) C++
11 17 (37.78%) Confluence
12 16 (35.56%) BDD
12 16 (35.56%) Product Management
12 16 (35.56%) Bash Shell
12 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
12 16 (35.56%) TDD
12 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
12 16 (35.56%) Korn
12 16 (35.56%) JUnit
12 16 (35.56%) Client/Server
12 16 (35.56%) User Experience
13 12 (26.67%) HTTP
13 12 (26.67%) HTML
13 12 (26.67%) Internet
13 12 (26.67%) Statistics
13 12 (26.67%) Android
13 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (37.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 21 (46.67%) DVB
2 12 (26.67%) Internet
2 12 (26.67%) HTTP
3 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) Informix
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (57.78%) Cucumber
2 16 (35.56%) JUnit
2 16 (35.56%) Jenkins
3 10 (22.22%) TestLink
3 10 (22.22%) Behat
3 10 (22.22%) Selenium
4 4 (8.89%) FitNesse
4 4 (8.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Zephyr
6 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
6 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.22%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 10 (22.22%) QA Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Quality Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) QA Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Tester
4 7 (15.56%) Software Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Automated Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior QA Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Senior QA Tester
5 6 (13.33%) Senior Tester
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Desktop Team Leader
7 3 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (4.44%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) HTML
2 11 (24.44%) PlayReady
3 10 (22.22%) RESTful
4 2 (4.44%) WebKit
4 2 (4.44%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.22%) HTML5
5 1 (2.22%) GStreamer
5 1 (2.22%) CSS3
5 1 (2.22%) .NET
5 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.22%) CSS
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) OpenGL
5 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Client/Server
1 16 (35.56%) User Experience
2 12 (26.67%) Statistics
3 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.33%) iPad
4 6 (13.33%) iPhone
4 6 (13.33%) Cryptography
5 5 (11.11%) Mobile App
6 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.44%) Video on Demand
7 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
7 2 (4.44%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (2.22%) N-Tier
8 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (42.22%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Android
2 12 (26.67%) Apple iOS
3 10 (22.22%) CentOS
3 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Mac OS X
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (68.89%) Continuous Integration
3 27 (60.00%) Scrum
4 16 (35.56%) TDD
4 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
4 16 (35.56%) Product Management
4 16 (35.56%) BDD
5 11 (24.44%) Web Application Development
5 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
5 11 (24.44%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) DRM
5 11 (24.44%) Automated Testing
6 10 (22.22%) Web Design
6 10 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 10 (22.22%) Test Management
7 7 (15.56%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.56%) Bug Management
7 7 (15.56%) Regression Testing
8 5 (11.11%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) Objective-C
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 18 (40.00%) Perl
4 18 (40.00%) C++
5 16 (35.56%) Korn
5 16 (35.56%) Bash Shell
6 11 (24.44%) C
6 11 (24.44%) SQL
7 10 (22.22%) PHP
8 2 (4.44%) VB
8 2 (4.44%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 30 (66.67%) Degree
2 11 (24.44%) ISEB
3 10 (22.22%) HND
4 1 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (24.44%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) Perforce
2 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 6 (13.33%) Atlassian
4 5 (11.11%) Apple
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