Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 37 62 78
Rank change year-on-year +25 +16 +19
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 49 55 31
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 5.68% 3.52% 2.15%
As % of the Development Applications category 20.94% 14.63% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 50 53 28
Median annual salary £40,250 £39,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.21% -22.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £30,000 £28,000 £30,400
90th Percentile £54,125 £57,500 £67,500
Wales median annual salary £40,250 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.33% -11.76% -

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 234 376 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 27.11% 24.04% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 315 248
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,850 £28,425
90th Percentile £58,750 £62,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +29 44 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Neath Port Talbot +5 5 £45,000 - 1
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 38 (77.55%) Confluence
2 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (38.78%) Linux
3 19 (38.78%) Finance
4 17 (34.69%) SQL
5 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
6 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
6 15 (30.61%) Kubernetes
7 14 (28.57%) Advertising
7 14 (28.57%) Scrum
8 13 (26.53%) IBM
9 12 (24.49%) DevOps
10 11 (22.45%) OpenShift
10 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
11 10 (20.41%) Java
11 10 (20.41%) Windows
12 9 (18.37%) ITIL
12 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
12 9 (18.37%) Degree
13 8 (16.33%) Docker
13 8 (16.33%) Coaching
13 8 (16.33%) User Experience
13 8 (16.33%) Microservices
13 8 (16.33%) Sprint Planning
14 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 7 (14.29%) AWS
14 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
14 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
14 7 (14.29%) JBoss
14 7 (14.29%) Tomcat

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 38 (77.55%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) JBoss
2 7 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 7 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.45%) OpenShift
2 7 (14.29%) AWS
3 6 (12.24%) Azure
4 5 (10.20%) Slack
5 2 (4.08%) npm
6 1 (2.04%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (2.04%) AWS IoT
6 1 (2.04%) GCP
6 1 (2.04%) GitHub
6 1 (2.04%) IaaS
6 1 (2.04%) PaaS
6 1 (2.04%) SaaS
6 1 (2.04%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (2.04%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) BigQuery
4 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (32.65%) Git (software)
2 15 (30.61%) Jenkins
3 6 (12.24%) Cucumber
4 5 (10.20%) Selenium
5 4 (8.16%) Maven
6 3 (6.12%) JMeter
6 3 (6.12%) JUnit
6 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
6 3 (6.12%) Subversion
7 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
7 2 (4.08%) TestNG
7 2 (4.08%) Zephyr
8 1 (2.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.04%) Gatling
8 1 (2.04%) Liquibase
8 1 (2.04%) Postman
8 1 (2.04%) RSpec
8 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
8 1 (2.04%) Travis CI
8 1 (2.04%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 14 (28.57%) Advertising
3 5 (10.20%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Release Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (8.16%) Tester
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) IT Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Product Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Product Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Software Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) AngularJS
3 4 (8.16%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) CSS
4 3 (6.12%) HTML5
4 3 (6.12%) React
5 2 (4.08%) jQuery
5 2 (4.08%) Web Services
6 1 (2.04%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.04%) Java EE
6 1 (2.04%) JDBC
6 1 (2.04%) JPA
6 1 (2.04%) LESS
6 1 (2.04%) Node.js
6 1 (2.04%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) RESTful
6 1 (2.04%) Sass
6 1 (2.04%) SOAP
6 1 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.04%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.78%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) Windows
3 7 (14.29%) OS/400
4 6 (12.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.08%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (63.27%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Scrum
3 12 (24.49%) DevOps
4 9 (18.37%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
5 8 (16.33%) Coaching
5 8 (16.33%) Microservices
5 8 (16.33%) Sprint Planning
6 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (12.24%) API Integration
7 6 (12.24%) Project Delivery
7 6 (12.24%) Technology Roadmap
8 5 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.16%) Fintech
9 4 (8.16%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.12%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (6.12%) User Stories
10 3 (6.12%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.69%) SQL
2 11 (22.45%) Bash Shell
3 10 (20.41%) Java
4 7 (14.29%) Perl
4 7 (14.29%) PowerShell
4 7 (14.29%) Python
4 7 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.24%) R
6 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.20%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.08%) C#
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) ES6
8 1 (2.04%) ES7
8 1 (2.04%) Java 8
8 1 (2.04%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) Ruby
8 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) IBM Certification
3 6 (12.24%) CBAP
4 4 (8.16%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.12%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (4.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
7 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) Docker
2 1 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (30.61%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.12%) Ansible
3 2 (4.08%) Grafana
3 2 (4.08%) Prometheus
4 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) IBM
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
2 7 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 6 (12.24%) Atlassian
4 5 (10.20%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Apple
5 1 (2.04%) HP