Period
to 17 October 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 78 115
Rank change year-on-year +19 +37 +13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 56 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 3.55% 2.18% 0.99%
As % of the Development Applications category 15.56% 13.04% 5.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43 28 21
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% +3.80%
10th Percentile £32,650 £33,875 £35,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £50,000
Wales median annual salary £49,039 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +6.25% +1.27%

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 360 230 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.80% 16.72% 18.41%
Number of salaries quoted 292 200 361
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,425 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,625 £55,125 £49,750
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 October 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 October 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 -5 41 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Neath Port Talbot +8 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Caerphilly - 5 £44,000 -
Newport +6 1 £35,000 -17.65%
Bridgend -3 1 - -
Torfaen - 1 - -
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Scrum
3 21 (37.50%) Java
4 18 (32.14%) Confluence
5 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
5 17 (30.36%) Test Automation
5 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
5 17 (30.36%) TDD
6 15 (26.79%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (25.00%) Spring
7 14 (25.00%) Finance
7 14 (25.00%) SQL
8 13 (23.21%) Docker
9 12 (21.43%) Selenium
9 12 (21.43%) Atlassian
9 12 (21.43%) Web Services
10 11 (19.64%) C#
10 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (19.64%) BDD
11 10 (17.86%) QA
11 10 (17.86%) User Experience
11 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
11 10 (17.86%) HTML
11 10 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
12 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
12 9 (16.07%) Fintech
12 9 (16.07%) Oracle
13 8 (14.29%) CSS
13 8 (14.29%) Python

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 18 (32.14%) Confluence
2 3 (5.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (5.36%) Liferay
3 2 (3.57%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) Apache
4 1 (1.79%) nginx
4 1 (1.79%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (7.14%) IaaS
2 4 (7.14%) PaaS
3 3 (5.36%) GitHub
3 3 (5.36%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.57%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.79%) npm
5 1 (1.79%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.79%) DNS
1 1 (1.79%) Extranet
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Intranet
1 1 (1.79%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 6 (10.71%) MySQL
3 5 (8.93%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.36%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
6 1 (1.79%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Git (software)
2 12 (21.43%) Selenium
3 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.50%) Subversion
3 7 (12.50%) TestRail
4 6 (10.71%) JMeter
4 6 (10.71%) SoapUI
5 5 (8.93%) Maven
6 4 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.14%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.36%) Gerrit
7 3 (5.36%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.57%) Ant
8 2 (3.57%) Bugzilla
8 2 (3.57%) Gradle
8 2 (3.57%) Redmine
8 2 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (3.57%) TestNG
General
1 14 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Welsh Language
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Games
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (19.64%) Developer
2 8 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 7 (12.50%) QA Engineer
4 6 (10.71%) QA Leader
5 5 (8.93%) Analyst
5 5 (8.93%) Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Java Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Lead Tester
8 2 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Product Owner
8 2 (3.57%) Python Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) Spring
2 12 (21.43%) Web Services
3 10 (17.86%) HTML
4 9 (16.07%) Spring Boot
5 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) REST
6 5 (8.93%) .NET
6 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
6 5 (8.93%) Hibernate
6 5 (8.93%) HTML5
6 5 (8.93%) Java EE
6 5 (8.93%) jQuery
6 5 (8.93%) XML
7 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
7 4 (7.14%) Django
7 4 (7.14%) Entity Framework
7 4 (7.14%) JSON
7 4 (7.14%) React
7 4 (7.14%) Velocity
7 4 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
2 9 (16.07%) Fintech
3 7 (12.50%) BBC
3 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 7 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
4 5 (8.93%) Wiki
5 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.79%) Cloud Native
7 1 (1.79%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.79%) Video\Live Streaming
7 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Android
2 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (3.57%) VMS
5 1 (1.79%) CentOS
5 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (41.07%) Scrum
3 17 (30.36%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (30.36%) TDD
3 17 (30.36%) Test Automation
4 15 (26.79%) Problem-Solving
5 11 (19.64%) BDD
6 10 (17.86%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.29%) Test Management
7 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Defect Management
8 7 (12.50%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) Microservices
9 6 (10.71%) Project Management
9 6 (10.71%) QA Automation
9 6 (10.71%) SDLC
9 6 (10.71%) Test Scripting
9 6 (10.71%) Time Management
10 5 (8.93%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Java
2 17 (30.36%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.00%) SQL
4 11 (19.64%) C#
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 7 (12.50%) PHP
7 6 (10.71%) Go
8 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 2 (3.57%) Java 8
9 1 (1.79%) ABAP
9 1 (1.79%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.79%) C
9 1 (1.79%) ES6
9 1 (1.79%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.79%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (8.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.57%) Chartered Engineer
3 2 (3.57%) CITP
3 2 (3.57%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.86%) QA
2 3 (5.36%) GDPR
3 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) Docker
2 2 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.79%) Pingdom
2 1 (1.79%) Puppet
2 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Atlassian
2 9 (16.07%) Oracle
3 6 (10.71%) SAP
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 2 (3.57%) Google
5 2 (3.57%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) VMware
6 1 (1.79%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.79%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (1.79%) HP
6 1 (1.79%) New Relic
6 1 (1.79%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.79%) Perforce