Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 44 47 65
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 73 49
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 3.85% 4.56% 3.17%
As % of the Development Applications category 16.48% 21.16% 15.26%
Number of salaries quoted 26 77 38
Median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £49,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -9.55% +24.38%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £34,475
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £49,039
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.24% +22.60%

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 176 345 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 23.34% 21.56% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 164 276 251
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,190 £28,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,750 £62,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing JIRA in South Wales.

Salary trend for JIRA in South Wales

JIRA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing JIRA in South Wales over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

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 25 January 2021. 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 -7 22 £46,250 +2.78% 3
Newport +32 4 £47,500 -17.39% 5
Torfaen - 2 £50,000 -
Neath Port Talbot +7 1 £50,000 +11.11%
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (62.07%) Confluence
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps
3 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
4 10 (34.48%) Azure
4 10 (34.48%) Java
4 10 (34.48%) Python
4 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (34.48%) Bitbucket
4 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
5 8 (27.59%) Windows
5 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
6 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
6 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 7 (24.14%) Scrum
7 6 (20.69%) FileNet
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
7 6 (20.69%) Adobe
7 6 (20.69%) IBM
7 6 (20.69%) Kanban
7 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
7 6 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
8 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
8 5 (17.24%) Microservices
8 5 (17.24%) Docker
8 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
8 5 (17.24%) AWS
8 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
8 5 (17.24%) SQL Server

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 (62.07%) Confluence
2 7 (24.14%) WebSphere
3 6 (20.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 6 (20.69%) FileNet
4 4 (13.79%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Azure
2 5 (17.24%) AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon S3
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon SQS
3 2 (6.90%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (6.90%) Serverless
4 1 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.45%) GCP
4 1 (3.45%) GitHub
4 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.45%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
4 1 (3.45%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (6.90%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (6.90%) Big Data
4 1 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (3.45%) BigQuery
4 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 11 (37.93%) Git (software)
2 10 (34.48%) Bitbucket
2 10 (34.48%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Artifactory
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
3 4 (13.79%) Selenium
4 3 (10.34%) Cucumber
5 2 (6.90%) git-flow
6 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.45%) Mockito
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Law
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Analyst
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Configuration Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Python Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Python Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Configuration Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Operations
4 2 (6.90%) Head of Service Operations
4 2 (6.90%) JIRA Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Coach
5 1 (3.45%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Help Desk Support Technician
5 1 (3.45%) Lead DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) JSON
1 4 (13.79%) Pyramid
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) Django
2 2 (6.90%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (6.90%) Flask
2 2 (6.90%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) React
2 2 (6.90%) Vue.js
3 1 (3.45%) .NET
3 1 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (3.45%) CSS3
3 1 (3.45%) Gherkin
3 1 (3.45%) HTML
3 1 (3.45%) HTML5
3 1 (3.45%) LESS
3 1 (3.45%) RESTful
3 1 (3.45%) Sass
3 1 (3.45%) Spring
3 1 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (6.90%) User Experience
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Android
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) DevOps
3 7 (24.14%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Kanban
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (17.24%) Microservices
5 5 (17.24%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Problem Management
6 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
6 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.34%) Cloud Operations
7 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (10.34%) Information Security
7 3 (10.34%) Project Management
7 3 (10.34%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
1 10 (34.48%) Python
2 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) PowerShell
5 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
6 3 (10.34%) C
7 2 (6.90%) C#
8 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (3.45%) ES6
8 1 (3.45%) ES7
8 1 (3.45%) Go
8 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.45%) APMP
4 1 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) ISEB
4 1 (3.45%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) PMO
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Docker
2 1 (3.45%) IAG
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.34%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) Opsgenie
4 1 (3.45%) Mesos
4 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Adobe
2 6 (20.69%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) Atlassian
3 4 (13.79%) ILOG
3 4 (13.79%) Kofax
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.45%) Perforce
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.45%) SAP