The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 118 111 126
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 21 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.04% 0.37% 0.052%
As % of the Development Applications category 6.10% 3.06% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 1
Average salary £45,000 £50,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.33% +35.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +8.49%
JIRA
West Midlands

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

Development Applications Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
344 229 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.05% 12.07% 12.62%
Number of salaries quoted 293 211 225
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,725 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 7 July 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Open Source
2 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
3 24 (50.00%) HTML
3 24 (50.00%) CSS
3 24 (50.00%) HTML5
3 24 (50.00%) CSS3
4 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 23 (47.92%) jQuery
4 23 (47.92%) Java
5 22 (45.83%) XML
5 22 (45.83%) MVC
5 22 (45.83%) Selenium
6 21 (43.75%) JSON
6 21 (43.75%) Ruby
6 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
6 21 (43.75%) Web Development
6 21 (43.75%) PhoneGap
6 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
6 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
6 21 (43.75%) SOA
6 21 (43.75%) OOP
6 21 (43.75%) Python
6 21 (43.75%) JBoss
6 21 (43.75%) PHP
6 21 (43.75%) Ant
6 21 (43.75%) JUnit
6 21 (43.75%) WebLogic
6 21 (43.75%) Mobile Development
7 11 (22.92%) ISEB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 21 (43.75%) WebLogic
1 21 (43.75%) JBoss
1 21 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.17%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Office
2 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (45.83%) Selenium
2 21 (43.75%) Git (software)
2 21 (43.75%) Ant
2 21 (43.75%) JUnit
3 6 (12.50%) Subversion
4 5 (10.42%) Bugzilla
5 4 (8.33%) LoadRunner
5 4 (8.33%) JMeter
6 3 (6.25%) AccuRev
6 3 (6.25%) NeoLoad
7 1 (2.08%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (2.08%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.08%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (8.33%) Games
2 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Developer
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 21 (43.75%) Java Developer
2 21 (43.75%) Java Software Engineer
3 10 (20.83%) Tester
4 5 (10.42%) Test Manager
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Performance Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Software Tester
6 2 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Junior
6 2 (4.17%) QA Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.08%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Content Manager
7 1 (2.08%) Performance Test Specialist
7 1 (2.08%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) HTML
1 24 (50.00%) CSS
1 24 (50.00%) HTML5
1 24 (50.00%) CSS3
2 23 (47.92%) jQuery
3 22 (45.83%) XML
4 21 (43.75%) PhoneGap
4 21 (43.75%) AngularJS
4 21 (43.75%) JSON
5 3 (6.25%) .NET
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
6 2 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) Java EE
7 1 (2.08%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.08%) Struts
7 1 (2.08%) XSD
7 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.08%) WinForms
7 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (60.42%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (52.08%) Open Source
3 23 (47.92%) Software Engineering
4 22 (45.83%) MVC
5 21 (43.75%) OOP
5 21 (43.75%) SOA
5 21 (43.75%) Web Development
5 21 (43.75%) Mobile Development
6 11 (22.92%) Test Scripting
6 11 (22.92%) Software Testing
7 6 (12.50%) Automated Testing
8 5 (10.42%) Time Management
8 5 (10.42%) Asset Management
9 3 (6.25%) Project Management
9 3 (6.25%) SDLC
10 2 (4.17%) Low Latency
10 2 (4.17%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.17%) Game Development
10 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) JavaScript
2 23 (47.92%) Java
3 21 (43.75%) PHP
3 21 (43.75%) Python
3 21 (43.75%) Ruby
4 3 (6.25%) VB.NET
5 2 (4.17%) C#
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) ISEB
2 9 (18.75%) ISTQB
3 6 (12.50%) Degree
4 5 (10.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) HP
2 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.17%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) Telerik
4 1 (2.08%) Infor
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