Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 62 92
Rank change year-on-year +2 +30 +20
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 33 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.01% 2.32% 1.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.79% 12.35% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 15
Cardiff median annual salary £52,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £33,400 £30,475 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%

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 258 170 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.52% 18.78% 20.98%
Number of salaries quoted 212 146 258
Cardiff median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,000 £23,350
90th Percentile £63,625 £55,000 £49,825
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.96% +7.86%

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 19 September 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) Java
3 11 (33.33%) Spring
3 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 11 (33.33%) Confluence
3 11 (33.33%) Docker
4 10 (30.30%) Acceptance Criteria
4 10 (30.30%) Atlassian
4 10 (30.30%) Selenium
4 10 (30.30%) Finance
5 9 (27.27%) Web Services
5 9 (27.27%) Spring Boot
5 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
6 8 (24.24%) Fintech
6 8 (24.24%) TDD
6 8 (24.24%) Scrum
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 8 (24.24%) Welsh Language
7 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (21.21%) QA
7 7 (21.21%) Test Management
7 7 (21.21%) BBC
7 7 (21.21%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) C#
7 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
7 7 (21.21%) Defect Management
7 7 (21.21%) TestRail
8 6 (18.18%) Microservices
8 6 (18.18%) SoapUI

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 11 (33.33%) Confluence
2 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.03%) Apache
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) nginx
4 1 (3.03%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.06%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.03%) IaaS
4 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) DNS
1 1 (3.03%) Extranet
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) PuTTY
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.03%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) MySQL
3 2 (6.06%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) Selenium
2 7 (21.21%) TestRail
3 6 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.18%) JMeter
3 6 (18.18%) SoapUI
4 4 (12.12%) Subversion
5 3 (9.09%) Gerrit
6 2 (6.06%) Ant
6 2 (6.06%) Gradle
6 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
6 2 (6.06%) JUnit
6 2 (6.06%) Maven
6 2 (6.06%) TestNG
6 2 (6.06%) WebDriver
7 1 (3.03%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.03%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (3.03%) Vagrant
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Welsh Language
3 2 (6.06%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Test Leader
2 6 (18.18%) QA Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) QA Leader
3 5 (15.15%) Java Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum Master
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Automation Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Java Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Lead Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Team Leader
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
7 1 (3.03%) QA Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Quality Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) Spring
2 9 (27.27%) Spring Boot
2 9 (27.27%) Web Services
3 4 (12.12%) Velocity
3 4 (12.12%) XML
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) Swagger
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) HTML5
5 2 (6.06%) Java EE
5 2 (6.06%) JSON
5 2 (6.06%) RxJava
5 2 (6.06%) SOAP
5 2 (6.06%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.03%) Django
6 1 (3.03%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Fintech
2 7 (21.21%) BBC
3 5 (15.15%) User Experience
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 3 (9.09%) Wiki
5 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 1 (3.03%) Cloud Native
6 1 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) VMS
2 2 (6.06%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) CentOS
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 10 (30.30%) Acceptance Criteria
4 9 (27.27%) BDD
5 8 (24.24%) Scrum
5 8 (24.24%) TDD
5 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
6 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (21.21%) Defect Management
6 7 (21.21%) Mentoring
6 7 (21.21%) Test Management
7 6 (18.18%) Microservices
7 6 (18.18%) Time Management
8 5 (15.15%) API Testing
8 5 (15.15%) QA Automation
8 5 (15.15%) SDET
9 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
9 4 (12.12%) Decision-Making
10 3 (9.09%) Project Management
10 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) C#
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 6 (18.18%) Go
4 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (15.15%) Python
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.06%) Java 8
6 1 (3.03%) PHP
6 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.03%) Ruby
6 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (6.06%) CITP
2 2 (6.06%) Sun Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (33.33%) Docker
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Ansible
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.03%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Atlassian
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Google
3 2 (6.06%) IBM
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Sybase
3 2 (6.06%) VMware
4 1 (3.03%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.03%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.03%) New Relic
4 1 (3.03%) PagerDuty