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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 83 90 80
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 14 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.20% 0.38% 1.23%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.45% 2.68% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 4 4
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £31,200 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £62,700 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
257 149 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 22.12% 14.22% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 227 143 134
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +25.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 6 £40,000 -
Bedford -13 2 £34,500 +1.47%
Dunstable - 2 £42,500 -
JIRA
East of England

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Wiki
4 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
5 9 (36.00%) XML
5 9 (36.00%) Client/Server
5 9 (36.00%) VB
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) Project Management
5 9 (36.00%) Zephyr
6 8 (32.00%) Perforce
6 8 (32.00%) MS Office
6 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (32.00%) HTML
6 8 (32.00%) XSL
7 7 (28.00%) ISEB
7 7 (28.00%) Classic ASP
7 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
7 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
8 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
9 5 (20.00%) Degree
10 4 (16.00%) FTP
10 4 (16.00%) QA
11 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
11 3 (12.00%) User Stories
11 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 3 (12.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (44.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (32.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) FTP
2 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) SSH
2 2 (8.00%) PuTTY
2 2 (8.00%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Zephyr
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Toad
3 2 (8.00%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 1 (4.00%) Selenium
4 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.00%) Log4Net
General
1 3 (12.00%) Local Government
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Test Leader
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Test Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) ASP Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Configuration Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) DevOps Manager
8 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior QA Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) QA Leader
8 1 (4.00%) Classic ASP Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Configuration Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) XML
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (32.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) XSL
3 7 (28.00%) Classic ASP
4 3 (12.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (4.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Wiki
2 9 (36.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Project Management
3 7 (28.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (24.00%) Automation Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
5 3 (12.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (12.00%) Use Case
5 3 (12.00%) Performance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) CRM
6 2 (8.00%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (8.00%) UML
6 2 (8.00%) Software Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) DoDAF
6 2 (8.00%) MODAF
6 2 (8.00%) SysML
6 2 (8.00%) Matrix Management
7 1 (4.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) SQL
2 9 (36.00%) VB
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 8 (32.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.00%) C
4 2 (8.00%) Java
4 2 (8.00%) C++
4 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Perforce
3 2 (8.00%) ESRI
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Luciad