Period
to 18 January 2020

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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 46 61 74
Rank change year-on-year +15 +13 +49
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 78 49 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.92% 3.14% 2.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 22.54% 15.31% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 75 37 32
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -2.44%
10th Percentile £31,350 £34,300 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £48,269 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.77% +20.67% +6.67%

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 346 320 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.82% 20.53% 19.94%
Number of salaries quoted 277 251 217
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +10.39% +8.45%
10th Percentile £29,129 £28,750 £24,150
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

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 18 January 2020.

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 18 January 2020. 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 +18 66 £45,000 -10.00% 16
Neath Port Talbot -5 9 £45,000 -
Newport -4 3 £57,500 +64.29% 8
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2020, 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 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) Confluence
3 35 (44.87%) Jenkins
4 26 (33.33%) Linux
5 24 (30.77%) Scrum
5 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
7 22 (28.21%) Bash Shell
7 22 (28.21%) Python
8 20 (25.64%) Windows
8 20 (25.64%) PowerShell
9 18 (23.08%) User Experience
10 17 (21.79%) DevOps
10 17 (21.79%) Azure
10 17 (21.79%) Perl
10 17 (21.79%) Finance
10 17 (21.79%) Degree
11 16 (20.51%) Selenium
11 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
12 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (19.23%) ITIL
12 15 (19.23%) Shell Script
12 15 (19.23%) OS/400
12 15 (19.23%) IBM
13 14 (17.95%) AWS
13 14 (17.95%) Kubernetes
14 13 (16.67%) Advertising
15 12 (15.38%) Maven
15 12 (15.38%) JSON

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 43 (55.13%) Confluence
2 12 (15.38%) JBoss
2 12 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 12 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.41%) WordPress
4 4 (5.13%) CMS
5 3 (3.85%) Drupal
6 2 (2.56%) Apache
6 2 (2.56%) lighttpd
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.79%) Azure
2 14 (17.95%) AWS
3 8 (10.26%) OpenShift
4 7 (8.97%) GitHub
5 5 (6.41%) GCP
6 4 (5.13%) IaaS
6 4 (5.13%) PaaS
7 3 (3.85%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (3.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (3.85%) SaaS
8 2 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.28%) G Suite
9 1 (1.28%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.85%) DNS
3 2 (2.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.28%) Broadband
4 1 (1.28%) Network Security
4 1 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.41%) MySQL
2 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (2.56%) BigQuery
4 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (2.56%) QlikView
4 2 (2.56%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.56%) SAP HANA
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 35 (44.87%) Jenkins
2 23 (29.49%) Git (software)
3 16 (20.51%) Selenium
4 15 (19.23%) Cucumber
5 12 (15.38%) Maven
6 7 (8.97%) Bitbucket
6 7 (8.97%) JUnit
7 6 (7.69%) SoapUI
8 5 (6.41%) Subversion
9 4 (5.13%) Ant
9 4 (5.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (5.13%) JMeter
9 4 (5.13%) Liquibase
9 4 (5.13%) Postman
10 3 (3.85%) IntelliJ
10 3 (3.85%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (3.85%) TeamCity
10 3 (3.85%) Zephyr
11 2 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
11 2 (2.56%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (21.79%) Finance
2 13 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (26.92%) Developer
2 15 (19.23%) Release Engineer
3 13 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 9 (11.54%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
6 7 (8.97%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) DevOps Automation Engineer
6 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Test Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) PHP Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Scrum Master
9 4 (5.13%) AWS DevOps
9 4 (5.13%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) AWS Engineer
9 4 (5.13%) Product Owner
9 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (3.85%) PHP WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.38%) JSON
2 9 (11.54%) AngularJS
3 8 (10.26%) CSS
3 8 (10.26%) HTML
3 8 (10.26%) jQuery
4 5 (6.41%) CSS3
4 5 (6.41%) HTML5
4 5 (6.41%) Java EE
4 5 (6.41%) JPA
4 5 (6.41%) RESTful
4 5 (6.41%) Spring
5 4 (5.13%) Hibernate
5 4 (5.13%) JAX-RS
5 4 (5.13%) REST
5 4 (5.13%) SOAP
6 3 (3.85%) JDBC
6 3 (3.85%) LAMP
6 3 (3.85%) Laravel
6 3 (3.85%) Spring MVC
6 3 (3.85%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 18 (23.08%) User Experience
2 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.97%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.13%) Analytical Mindset
3 4 (5.13%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (2.56%) Wiki
6 1 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Linux
2 20 (25.64%) Windows
3 15 (19.23%) OS/400
4 7 (8.97%) Android
4 7 (8.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (62.82%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) Scrum
2 24 (30.77%) Test Automation
3 17 (21.79%) DevOps
4 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (19.23%) ITIL
5 15 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.54%) Project Management
6 9 (11.54%) Software Delivery
6 9 (11.54%) Test Management
6 9 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 8 (10.26%) Software Testing
8 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
9 6 (7.69%) Fintech
9 6 (7.69%) Web Development
10 5 (6.41%) Manual Testing
10 5 (6.41%) Microservices
10 5 (6.41%) Regression Testing
10 5 (6.41%) SDLC
10 5 (6.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.21%) Bash Shell
1 22 (28.21%) Python
2 20 (25.64%) PowerShell
3 17 (21.79%) Perl
4 15 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 11 (14.10%) Java
5 11 (14.10%) SQL
6 9 (11.54%) PHP
7 8 (10.26%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.41%) Java 8
9 3 (3.85%) Go
9 3 (3.85%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.56%) C#
10 2 (2.56%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.28%) C
11 1 (1.28%) ES6
11 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 12 (15.38%) IBM Certification
2 12 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 6 (7.69%) ISEB
4 5 (6.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.85%) RHCE
6 2 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.28%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.28%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) PMO
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (17.95%) Kubernetes
2 7 (8.97%) Ansible
3 3 (3.85%) Mesos
4 2 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.56%) Puppet
4 2 (2.56%) Terraform
5 1 (1.28%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) IBM
2 9 (11.54%) SAP
3 5 (6.41%) Google
3 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 5 (6.41%) Perforce
4 4 (5.13%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.56%) Cognos
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.56%) Tableau
5 2 (2.56%) Teradata