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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 103 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.94% - 0.36%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.37% - 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 6
Average salary £24,750 - £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
203 160 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.22% 10.56% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 189 132 156
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (71.01%) Java
3 44 (63.77%) SC Cleared
3 44 (63.77%) Security Cleared
4 39 (56.52%) Windows
5 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
5 38 (55.07%) MVC
6 37 (53.62%) CSS
6 37 (53.62%) HTML
6 37 (53.62%) HTML5
7 35 (50.72%) XML
7 35 (50.72%) OOP
7 35 (50.72%) SOA
7 35 (50.72%) Ant
7 35 (50.72%) Git (software)
7 35 (50.72%) PhoneGap
7 35 (50.72%) AngularJS
7 35 (50.72%) JSON
7 35 (50.72%) jQuery
8 33 (47.83%) Scrum
9 31 (44.93%) Mentoring
10 28 (40.58%) Windows 8
11 27 (39.13%) Apple iOS
11 27 (39.13%) Sencha
11 27 (39.13%) Android
11 27 (39.13%) Ajax
11 27 (39.13%) User Experience
12 23 (33.33%) Mobile App
13 22 (31.88%) ActionScript 3.0
13 22 (31.88%) Silverlight

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (11.59%) WebLogic
1 8 (11.59%) JBoss
1 8 (11.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.70%) MQSeries
2 6 (8.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
1 6 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.94%) HTTP
1 11 (15.94%) TCP/IP
1 11 (15.94%) SSL
1 11 (15.94%) LDAP
1 11 (15.94%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) Ant
1 35 (50.72%) Git (software)
2 22 (31.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 16 (23.19%) Selenium
4 11 (15.94%) Jenkins
5 9 (13.04%) JUnit
6 8 (11.59%) Subversion
7 7 (10.14%) QuickTest Pro
8 6 (8.70%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (28.99%) Retail
2 7 (10.14%) Banking
2 7 (10.14%) Telecoms
2 7 (10.14%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Games
Job Titles
1 36 (52.17%) Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 23 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (31.88%) Applications Developer
4 15 (21.74%) Senior Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Applications Developer
5 13 (18.84%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 12 (17.39%) Tester
7 11 (15.94%) Software Tester
8 7 (10.14%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.14%) QA Tester
9 6 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Technical Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 5 (7.25%) Architect
10 5 (7.25%) Test Manager
11 4 (5.80%) Analyst
12 3 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
13 2 (2.90%) Senior Java Developer
13 2 (2.90%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (53.62%) CSS
1 37 (53.62%) HTML
1 37 (53.62%) HTML5
2 35 (50.72%) XML
2 35 (50.72%) PhoneGap
2 35 (50.72%) AngularJS
2 35 (50.72%) JSON
2 35 (50.72%) jQuery
3 27 (39.13%) Ajax
4 22 (31.88%) Silverlight
5 10 (14.49%) CSS3
6 6 (8.70%) Apache Camel
7 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
7 2 (2.90%) Struts
7 2 (2.90%) Spring
7 2 (2.90%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.90%) Java EE
7 2 (2.90%) JPA
8 1 (1.45%) WCF
8 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (39.13%) User Experience
2 23 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 22 (31.88%) Blackberry
3 22 (31.88%) N-Tier
4 13 (18.84%) Open Source
5 4 (5.80%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Pocket PC
6 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 39 (56.52%) Windows
2 28 (40.58%) Windows 8
3 27 (39.13%) Apple iOS
3 27 (39.13%) Android
4 11 (15.94%) Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.45%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (55.07%) MVC
3 35 (50.72%) OOP
3 35 (50.72%) SOA
4 33 (47.83%) Scrum
5 31 (44.93%) Mentoring
6 22 (31.88%) Android Development
6 22 (31.88%) iOS Development
7 21 (30.43%) E-Commerce
8 12 (17.39%) Test Scripting
9 11 (15.94%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
9 11 (15.94%) DevOps
10 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
11 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (10.14%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.70%) UML
13 5 (7.25%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (7.25%) Time Management
13 5 (7.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) Java
2 38 (55.07%) JavaScript
3 22 (31.88%) ActionScript 3.0
3 22 (31.88%) Objective-C
3 22 (31.88%) ActionScript
4 2 (2.90%) PHP
4 2 (2.90%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) Python
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) C#
5 1 (1.45%) C++
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (63.77%) SC Cleared
1 44 (63.77%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.14%) ISEB
3 6 (8.70%) ISTQB
3 6 (8.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (21.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) Puppet
1 11 (15.94%) Vagrant
1 11 (15.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (39.13%) Sencha
2 22 (31.88%) Appcelerator
3 11 (15.94%) VMware
4 6 (8.70%) Oracle
4 6 (8.70%) Talend
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.90%) Sybase
7 1 (1.45%) hybris
7 1 (1.45%) ATG