Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 6 months to 9 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 58 109
Rank change year-on-year +5 +51 -2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 39 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.49% 2.39% 0.37%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.35% 11.38% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 29 18 5
Cardiff median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +23.38% -23.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £29,450 £36,450
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £54,250
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £39,750
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.92% -0.63%

JIRA is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 254 167 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.76% 20.98% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 209 133 280
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.44% +4.29% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £49,750
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +11.84% +5.56% +2.86%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing JIRA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Cardiff

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Cardiff.

Salary trend for JIRA in Cardiff

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Cardiff over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Java
2 15 (38.46%) Finance
3 14 (35.90%) Confluence
4 12 (30.77%) Scrum
4 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 10 (25.64%) QA
5 10 (25.64%) Docker
6 9 (23.08%) Fintech
6 9 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
6 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (23.08%) Selenium
6 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (23.08%) Web Services
7 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
7 8 (20.51%) Spring
7 8 (20.51%) BDD
8 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
8 7 (17.95%) Spring Boot
8 7 (17.95%) Defect Management
8 7 (17.95%) TestRail
8 7 (17.95%) Degree
8 7 (17.95%) TDD
8 7 (17.95%) Welsh Language
8 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
8 7 (17.95%) Test Management
8 7 (17.95%) BBC
8 7 (17.95%) C#
9 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
9 6 (15.38%) JMeter

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (35.90%) Confluence
2 2 (5.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) GitHub
3 2 (5.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.56%) DB2
4 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (23.08%) Selenium
2 7 (17.95%) TestRail
3 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (15.38%) JMeter
3 6 (15.38%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.26%) Cucumber
4 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
5 3 (7.69%) Bugzilla
5 3 (7.69%) Subversion
6 2 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
6 2 (5.13%) Gerrit
6 2 (5.13%) Maven
6 2 (5.13%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
7 1 (2.56%) Gradle
7 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.56%) Redmine
7 1 (2.56%) RSpec
General
1 15 (38.46%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Welsh Language
3 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
4 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) QA Leader
4 5 (12.82%) Java Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Scrum Master
5 4 (10.26%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Automation Tester
6 3 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Tester
8 1 (2.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) Web Services
2 8 (20.51%) Spring
3 7 (17.95%) Spring Boot
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) Velocity
6 3 (7.69%) Django
6 3 (7.69%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) CSS
7 2 (5.13%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) REST
7 2 (5.13%) Swagger
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) Celery
8 1 (2.56%) CSS3
8 1 (2.56%) HTML5
8 1 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) Natural Language Processing
8 1 (2.56%) RESTful
8 1 (2.56%) RxJava
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Fintech
2 7 (17.95%) BBC
3 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (12.82%) User Experience
5 2 (5.13%) Wiki
6 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
6 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) VMS
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) Scrum
2 12 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 9 (23.08%) Acceptance Criteria
3 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (20.51%) BDD
5 7 (17.95%) Defect Management
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
5 7 (17.95%) Test Management
5 7 (17.95%) Unit Testing
6 6 (15.38%) Computer Science
6 6 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 6 (15.38%) Microservices
6 6 (15.38%) QA Automation
6 6 (15.38%) Time Management
7 5 (12.82%) API Testing
7 5 (12.82%) SDET
7 5 (12.82%) SDLC
7 5 (12.82%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 7 (17.95%) C#
3 6 (15.38%) Go
3 6 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) Python
4 5 (12.82%) SQL
5 3 (7.69%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.56%) C
6 1 (2.56%) COBOL
6 1 (2.56%) Java 8
6 1 (2.56%) Perl
6 1 (2.56%) PL/1
6 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.56%) CITP
3 1 (2.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) QA
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Terraform
2 1 (2.56%) Ansible
2 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Atlassian
2 3 (7.69%) Apple
3 2 (5.13%) Google
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.56%) Sybase
4 1 (2.56%) VMware