The first table below looks at the demand for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 23 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 Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 103 122 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.63% 0.100% -
As % of the Development Applications category 5.11% 0.79% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £52,500 £33,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
235 253 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.25% 12.61% 12.43%
Number of salaries quoted 213 236 187
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
JIRA
West Midlands

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

JIRA Salary Trend in Birmingham

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 9 (75.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (58.33%) Scrum
4 6 (50.00%) Linux
4 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (50.00%) DevOps
5 5 (41.67%) QA
5 5 (41.67%) Retail
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) SOAP
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) HTTP
6 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 4 (33.33%) SSL
6 4 (33.33%) Firewall
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
6 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (33.33%) Puppet
7 3 (25.00%) Test Management
7 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (25.00%) Content Management
7 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
7 3 (25.00%) SOA

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (16.67%) FileNet
1 2 (16.67%) LiveCycle
1 2 (16.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LDAP
1 4 (33.33%) HTTP
1 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
1 4 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) LoadUI
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) JMeter
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (16.67%) Maven
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) jMock
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
2 2 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (16.67%) Hudson
2 2 (16.67%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (8.33%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) QA Test Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Testing Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (16.67%) XSLT
3 2 (16.67%) JMS
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) JSF
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) REST
3 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
4 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (58.33%) Scrum
3 6 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) Content Management
5 3 (25.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 2 (16.67%) Release Management
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 2 (16.67%) BDD
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Groovy
2 2 (16.67%) Scala
2 2 (16.67%) Clojure
3 1 (8.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) ActionScript
3 1 (8.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (58.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Puppet
1 4 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 4 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Twitter
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Sencha
3 1 (8.33%) Appcelerator
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago