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

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 122 124
Rank change year-on-year +45 +2 -8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 33 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.43% 0.61% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.31% 3.03% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 12
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +17.65%

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 268 396 421
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 19.75% 20.18% 17.93%
Number of salaries quoted 216 347 346
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.68% +1.43% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,125 £25,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £52,500 £47,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +43 20 £45,000 +7.78% 5
Newport +4 6 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot +10 5 £40,000 +6.67% 2
Torfaen +8 1 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 22 (66.67%) Scrum
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Finance
3 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
4 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
5 10 (30.30%) Coaching
6 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
6 8 (24.24%) Test Management
7 7 (21.21%) Selenium
7 7 (21.21%) SAP
8 6 (18.18%) JMeter
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.18%) User Experience
8 6 (18.18%) SDLC
8 6 (18.18%) React
8 6 (18.18%) Zephyr
8 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (15.15%) Defect Management
9 5 (15.15%) Collaborative Working
9 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
9 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
9 5 (15.15%) Release Management
9 5 (15.15%) Time Management
9 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
9 5 (15.15%) Velocity
9 5 (15.15%) HTML
9 5 (15.15%) MySQL

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 3 (9.09%) Confluence
2 2 (6.06%) Liferay
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.03%) GitHub
3 1 (3.03%) Heroku
3 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) SaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Big Data
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
2 6 (18.18%) JMeter
2 6 (18.18%) Zephyr
3 5 (15.15%) SoapUI
4 3 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 2 (6.06%) Maven
5 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.03%) Appium
6 1 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.03%) JUnit
6 1 (3.03%) NUnit
6 1 (3.03%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (3.03%) RequisitePro
6 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Advertising
3 2 (6.06%) Interactive Media
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum Master
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Test Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) Test Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Test Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) UI Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Quality Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Quality Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (3.03%) Programmer
6 1 (3.03%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
1 6 (18.18%) React
2 5 (15.15%) HTML
2 5 (15.15%) Velocity
3 4 (12.12%) CSS
3 4 (12.12%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (6.06%) CSS3
5 2 (6.06%) Hibernate
5 2 (6.06%) Java EE
5 2 (6.06%) JPA
5 2 (6.06%) jQuery
5 2 (6.06%) OSGi
5 2 (6.06%) SAPUI5
5 2 (6.06%) Spring
5 2 (6.06%) Spring MVC
6 1 (3.03%) Jest
6 1 (3.03%) PhoneGap
6 1 (3.03%) React Native
6 1 (3.03%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) User Experience
2 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Apple iOS
2 4 (12.12%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (66.67%) Scrum
2 12 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 10 (30.30%) Coaching
5 8 (24.24%) Test Management
6 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (18.18%) SDLC
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (15.15%) Defect Management
7 5 (15.15%) Functional Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Non-Functional Testing
7 5 (15.15%) Release Management
7 5 (15.15%) Time Management
8 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Software Testing
8 4 (12.12%) TDD
8 4 (12.12%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) Python
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (6.06%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) IIBA
4 1 (3.03%) ISEB
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
2 2 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 2 (6.06%) GDPR
2 2 (6.06%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (21.21%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.03%) Perforce