Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 123 128
Rank change year-on-year +45 +5 -20
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.05% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.69% 3.36% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 13 11
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +1.27% +31.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £49,500 £41,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.06% +31.67%

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 248 417 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 17.54% 19.45% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 212 366 393
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +2.94%
10th Percentile £24,025 £25,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £45,000
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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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 +48 19 £47,500 +23.38% 1
Newport +7 7 £38,000 -24.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot +7 3 £40,000 +6.67%
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
JIRA
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 18 (62.07%) Scrum
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (55.17%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
5 9 (31.03%) Coaching
6 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
7 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 5 (17.24%) SAP
8 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.24%) Test Management
8 5 (17.24%) Velocity
8 5 (17.24%) Time Management
8 5 (17.24%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) React
9 4 (13.79%) Zephyr
9 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
9 4 (13.79%) Selenium
9 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
9 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
9 4 (13.79%) HTML5
9 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
9 4 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
9 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
9 4 (13.79%) JMeter
9 4 (13.79%) HTML
9 4 (13.79%) MySQL
10 3 (10.34%) C
10 3 (10.34%) 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 3 (10.34%) Confluence
2 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Heroku
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.45%) PaaS
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) JMeter
1 4 (13.79%) Selenium
1 4 (13.79%) SoapUI
1 4 (13.79%) Zephyr
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.45%) Maven
3 1 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.45%) RequisitePro
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Interactive Media
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Analyst
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum Master
3 5 (17.24%) Developer
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Senior Test Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) iOS Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Quality Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) Velocity
2 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
2 4 (13.79%) HTML
2 4 (13.79%) HTML5
2 4 (13.79%) React
3 3 (10.34%) jQuery
3 3 (10.34%) JSON
3 3 (10.34%) RESTful
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (6.90%) CSS
4 2 (6.90%) LAMP
4 2 (6.90%) Node.js
4 2 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.45%) CSS3
5 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.45%) Java EE
5 1 (3.45%) PhoneGap
5 1 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Fintech
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.90%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Scrum
2 17 (58.62%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (34.48%) Software Delivery
4 9 (31.03%) Coaching
5 7 (24.14%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) SDLC
6 5 (17.24%) Test Management
6 5 (17.24%) Time Management
7 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (13.79%) Defect Management
7 4 (13.79%) Functional Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (13.79%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Change Control
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL
8 3 (10.34%) Performance Testing
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE
8 3 (10.34%) Release Management
8 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.34%) C
2 3 (10.34%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) PHP
2 3 (10.34%) SQL
3 2 (6.90%) Apple Swift
4 1 (3.45%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB
1 3 (10.34%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) IIBA
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) SAP
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft