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 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Atlassian JIRA
UK / Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 84 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 0  
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.50% 1.40% 1.81%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.21% 10.06% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 25
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £40,000 £35,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,150 £57,500 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.52%  

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 208 179 229
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 20.76% 13.90% 15.91%
Number of salaries quoted 188 161 195
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,567 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing JIRA in Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 22 June 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 +8 10 £42,500 - 1
West Wales -10 4 £42,500 +6.25%
North Wales - 1 - -
JIRA
UK

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 9 (56.25%) MySQL
3 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Oracle
5 7 (43.75%) QA
5 7 (43.75%) Subversion
5 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
5 7 (43.75%) SDLC
6 6 (37.50%) Python
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) Scrum
8 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
8 4 (25.00%) Project Management
8 4 (25.00%) SQL
8 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Product Management
8 4 (25.00%) Test Management
8 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
8 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (25.00%) DevOps
9 3 (18.75%) CRUD
9 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 3 (18.75%) HAProxy
9 3 (18.75%) TeamCity

JIRA
Co-occurring 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 3 (18.75%) IIS
2 2 (12.50%) Confluence
3 1 (6.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) SaaS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (6.25%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) MySQL
2 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (75.00%) Selenium
2 9 (56.25%) Cucumber
3 7 (43.75%) Subversion
3 7 (43.75%) WebDriver
4 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
4 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) NUnit
4 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
4 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
5 1 (6.25%) Gatling
5 1 (6.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (6.25%) JUnit
5 1 (6.25%) SonarQube
5 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
5 1 (6.25%) YouTrack
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) QA Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) QA Automation Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Quality Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Software Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) LAMP
1 2 (12.50%) RESTful
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) Load Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Product Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Test Management
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) CRUD
6 3 (18.75%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) Python
2 5 (31.25%) Java
3 4 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (43.75%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) HAProxy
2 1 (6.25%) Ansible
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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