The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 14 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 4.35% 2.10% -
As % of the Development Applications category 18.18% 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Average salary £29,250 £34,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.21% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
JIRA
County Antrim

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
11 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 23.91% 25.17% 27.89%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 29
Average salary £42,500 £30,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.34% -19.73%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) JBoss
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) FTP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
1 1 (50.00%) JBoss
1 1 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) FTP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) CRUD
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) New Relic