The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 21 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 9 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.95% 4.35% -
As % of the Development Applications category 36.00% 36.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £57,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Development Applications Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
25 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.74% 11.96% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 2
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

JIRA
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Belfast

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Belfast region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Scrum
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 8 (66.67%) QA
2 8 (66.67%) ATDD
2 8 (66.67%) User Stories
3 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Front Office
5 3 (25.00%) Selenium
5 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (16.67%) Confluence
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (16.67%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (16.67%) Banking
6 2 (16.67%) Retail
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (16.67%) Derivative
6 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 2 (16.67%) Java
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) Web Services
7 1 (8.33%) XML
7 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
7 1 (8.33%) C#

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) FitNesse
2 1 (8.33%) HP UFT
2 1 (8.33%) JBehave
2 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Front Office
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) QA Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) QA Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) ATDD
1 8 (66.67%) Scrum
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
1 8 (66.67%) User Stories
2 2 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Test Management
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) QA