The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for JIRA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
UK / Wales
Rank 99 90 78
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 1 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.090% 1.00% 2.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.38% 6.70% 16.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 11
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.17%  

JIRA is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 266 209 171
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.07% 14.99% 13.03%
Number of salaries quoted 206 174 143
Median salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.43% +10.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

JIRA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing JIRA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for JIRA in Wales

JIRA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA in Wales.

Salary trend for JIRA in Wales

JIRA
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 1 £40,000 -11.11%
JIRA
UK

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) User Experience
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
4 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 4 (40.00%) User Stories
4 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
5 3 (30.00%) Moqups
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) Perl
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) JUnit
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) Windows
6 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (20.00%) Nagios
6 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (20.00%) Cucumber

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Moqups
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) VersionOne
3 1 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (10.00%) TestLink
3 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
1 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) Django
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Android
2 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) CentOS
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) User Stories
2 4 (40.00%) Wireframes
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Bug Management
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Open Source
5 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Test Management
5 1 (10.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (20.00%) C++
3 2 (20.00%) Korn
3 2 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (20.00%) Perl
3 2 (20.00%) PHP
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (10.00%) Puppet
2 1 (10.00%) yum
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (10.00%) New Relic
2 1 (10.00%) Perforce
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Zend