Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 109 112
Rank change year-on-year +30 +3 -6
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 31 13 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.19% 0.82% 0.98%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.51% 3.86% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 22
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,400 £35,000 £29,600
90th Percentile £60,125 £54,750 £58,750
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 South Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 295 337 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.86% 21.21% 14.66%
Number of salaries quoted 249 283 302
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £26,250 £25,275
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £49,675
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for JIRA in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for JIRA in South Wales

JIRA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 21 £50,000 +21.21% 8
Neath Port Talbot - 7 £45,000 - 1
Newport +10 1 £36,000 -31.43%
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 South Wales region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 15 (48.39%) Java
4 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
5 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
5 11 (35.48%) User Experience
5 11 (35.48%) SQL
5 11 (35.48%) Spring
6 10 (32.26%) TDD
6 10 (32.26%) Subversion
6 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
7 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (25.81%) Finance
8 8 (25.81%) HTML
8 8 (25.81%) CSS
8 8 (25.81%) Confluence
8 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
8 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
9 7 (22.58%) Docker
9 7 (22.58%) HTML5
9 7 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
9 7 (22.58%) MySQL
9 7 (22.58%) Oracle
9 7 (22.58%) SAP
9 7 (22.58%) Release Management
9 7 (22.58%) Web Development
9 7 (22.58%) Maven
10 6 (19.35%) Java EE
10 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
10 6 (19.35%) Selenium

JIRA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (25.81%) Confluence
2 4 (12.90%) Liferay
3 2 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.45%) CMS
3 2 (6.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) IaaS
1 4 (12.90%) PaaS
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.45%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) npm
4 1 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (3.23%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) Extranet
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
2 1 (3.23%) PuTTY
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
2 1 (3.23%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (32.26%) Subversion
3 7 (22.58%) Maven
4 6 (19.35%) Selenium
5 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
5 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
6 3 (9.68%) Ant
6 3 (9.68%) JMeter
6 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
7 2 (6.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (6.45%) Bitbucket
7 2 (6.45%) Gerrit
7 2 (6.45%) Gradle
7 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
7 2 (6.45%) JUnit
7 2 (6.45%) TestNG
7 2 (6.45%) Vagrant
7 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
8 1 (3.23%) webpack
8 1 (3.23%) Zephyr
General
1 8 (25.81%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Developer
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum Master
3 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) QA Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Automation Tester
5 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Java Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Lead Tester
5 2 (6.45%) QA Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Team Leader
5 2 (6.45%) Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Spring
2 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
2 8 (25.81%) CSS
2 8 (25.81%) HTML
3 7 (22.58%) HTML5
4 6 (19.35%) Hibernate
4 6 (19.35%) Java EE
5 5 (16.13%) Spring Boot
6 4 (12.90%) JPA
6 4 (12.90%) jQuery
6 4 (12.90%) OSGi
6 4 (12.90%) React
6 4 (12.90%) Spring MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Velocity
6 4 (12.90%) Web Services
7 3 (9.68%) CSS3
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) RESTful
8 2 (6.45%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (35.48%) User Experience
2 5 (16.13%) Fintech
3 2 (6.45%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.90%) Android
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) CentOS
4 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.23%) VMS
4 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (54.84%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) Test Automation
4 10 (32.26%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (25.81%) Mentoring
7 7 (22.58%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (22.58%) Release Management
7 7 (22.58%) Web Development
8 6 (19.35%) Deployment Automation
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
8 6 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (16.13%) BDD
9 5 (16.13%) Decision-Making
9 5 (16.13%) MVC
9 5 (16.13%) Time Management
10 4 (12.90%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (12.90%) Multithreading
10 4 (12.90%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) Java
2 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (19.35%) PHP
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
6 2 (6.45%) C#
6 2 (6.45%) Go
6 2 (6.45%) Java 8
7 1 (3.23%) Ruby
7 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (6.45%) CITP
1 2 (6.45%) Sun Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.23%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) GDPR
2 3 (9.68%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Docker
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Pingdom
2 1 (3.23%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
1 7 (22.58%) SAP
2 3 (9.68%) Atlassian
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) Google
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) AppDynamics
4 1 (3.23%) New Relic
4 1 (3.23%) PagerDuty
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) VMware