The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 99 93 77
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -16
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 16 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 1.11% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.35% 7.93% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 9
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,100 £38,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £68,700 £45,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
252 164 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 18.93% 14.01% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 234 147 168
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bedford -23 11 £37,500 -
Luton - 1 - - 1
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA.

1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Wiki
3 17 (58.62%) Automation Testing
4 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
5 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
6 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
6 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 12 (41.38%) ISEB
6 12 (41.38%) Functional Testing
7 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
7 11 (37.93%) MS Office
8 9 (31.03%) SQL
9 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
10 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
10 5 (17.24%) Degree
10 5 (17.24%) Use Case
10 5 (17.24%) CRM
10 5 (17.24%) User Stories
11 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
11 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
11 4 (13.79%) QA
11 4 (13.79%) Local Government
12 3 (10.34%) Project Management
13 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
13 2 (6.90%) Web Services
13 2 (6.90%) XML
13 2 (6.90%) VB
13 2 (6.90%) .NET
13 2 (6.90%) C#
13 2 (6.90%) IIS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing JIRA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited JIRA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Log4Net
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.45%) Artifactory
General
1 4 (13.79%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Test Leader
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.90%) QA Leader
4 2 (6.90%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Test Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
5 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET
1 2 (6.90%) Web Services
1 2 (6.90%) XML
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) XSL
2 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (68.97%) Wiki
2 16 (55.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (96.55%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (58.62%) Automation Testing
3 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
4 12 (41.38%) Functional Testing
5 11 (37.93%) Test Strategy
6 7 (24.14%) Software Testing
7 5 (17.24%) Business Analysis
7 5 (17.24%) Use Case
7 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 5 (17.24%) User Stories
8 4 (13.79%) Performance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
9 3 (10.34%) Project Management
10 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
10 1 (3.45%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
10 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.45%) Matrix Management
10 1 (3.45%) Automated Testing
10 1 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) VB
2 2 (6.90%) C#
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) ISTQB
1 12 (41.38%) ISEB
2 5 (17.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) ATG
2 1 (3.45%) Perforce
2 1 (3.45%) hybris
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