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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 85 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 51 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.20% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.96% 2.61% -
Number of salaries quoted 49 6 0
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
284 230 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.23% 10.85% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 255 213 163
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 October 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (81.03%) Java
3 44 (75.86%) SC Cleared
3 44 (75.86%) Security Cleared
4 43 (74.14%) Windows
5 41 (70.69%) Scrum
6 27 (46.55%) SOA
6 27 (46.55%) XML
6 27 (46.55%) Mentoring
7 26 (44.83%) Windows 8
7 26 (44.83%) Ant
7 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
7 26 (44.83%) MVC
8 25 (43.10%) HTML
8 25 (43.10%) CSS
8 25 (43.10%) OOP
8 25 (43.10%) Ajax
8 25 (43.10%) Android
8 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
8 25 (43.10%) JSON
8 25 (43.10%) jQuery
8 25 (43.10%) AngularJS
8 25 (43.10%) PhoneGap
8 25 (43.10%) HTML5
8 25 (43.10%) Sencha
8 25 (43.10%) Apple iOS
8 25 (43.10%) User Experience
9 24 (41.38%) Retail
9 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
10 23 (39.66%) Mobile App

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 3 (5.17%) Confluence
2 2 (3.45%) LiveCycle
2 2 (3.45%) FileNet
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) Firewall
1 17 (29.31%) LDAP
1 17 (29.31%) HTTP
1 17 (29.31%) TCP/IP
1 17 (29.31%) SSL
2 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Ant
2 25 (43.10%) Git (software)
3 22 (37.93%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 19 (32.76%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.79%) Selenium
6 5 (8.62%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (6.90%) Subversion
8 3 (5.17%) JUnit
8 3 (5.17%) Maven
9 2 (3.45%) Hudson
9 2 (3.45%) SoapUI
9 2 (3.45%) Cucumber
9 2 (3.45%) LoadUI
9 2 (3.45%) Spock
9 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
9 2 (3.45%) jMock
9 2 (3.45%) JMeter
9 2 (3.45%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (41.38%) Retail
2 7 (12.07%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Finance
4 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 23 (39.66%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (37.93%) Applications Developer
4 12 (20.69%) Senior Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 10 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Software Tester
7 6 (10.34%) Tester
8 5 (8.62%) QA Tester
9 4 (6.90%) Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Test Manager
10 3 (5.17%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.17%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.17%) Architect
11 2 (3.45%) Selenium Test Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
11 2 (3.45%) QA Test Manager
11 2 (3.45%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (46.55%) XML
2 25 (43.10%) HTML
2 25 (43.10%) CSS
2 25 (43.10%) Ajax
2 25 (43.10%) JSON
2 25 (43.10%) jQuery
2 25 (43.10%) AngularJS
2 25 (43.10%) PhoneGap
2 25 (43.10%) HTML5
3 22 (37.93%) Silverlight
4 4 (6.90%) SOAP
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 3 (5.17%) Spring
6 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (3.45%) REST
6 2 (3.45%) Hibernate
6 2 (3.45%) JSF
6 2 (3.45%) Middleware
6 2 (3.45%) J2EE
6 2 (3.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.10%) User Experience
2 23 (39.66%) Mobile App
3 22 (37.93%) N-Tier
3 22 (37.93%) Blackberry
4 19 (32.76%) Open Source
5 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) Pocket PC
6 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (74.14%) Windows
2 26 (44.83%) Windows 8
3 25 (43.10%) Android
3 25 (43.10%) Apple iOS
4 19 (32.76%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (84.48%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (70.69%) Scrum
3 27 (46.55%) SOA
3 27 (46.55%) Mentoring
4 26 (44.83%) MVC
5 25 (43.10%) OOP
6 24 (41.38%) E-Commerce
7 22 (37.93%) Android Development
7 22 (37.93%) iOS Development
7 22 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
8 19 (32.76%) DevOps
9 17 (29.31%) Waterfall
10 7 (12.07%) Test Scripting
11 4 (6.90%) TDD
12 3 (5.17%) Quality Management
12 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
12 3 (5.17%) Content Management
12 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.17%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (5.17%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (81.03%) Java
2 26 (44.83%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.93%) ActionScript 3.0
3 22 (37.93%) Objective-C
3 22 (37.93%) ActionScript
4 2 (3.45%) Clojure
4 2 (3.45%) Scala
4 2 (3.45%) Groovy
5 1 (1.72%) SQL
5 1 (1.72%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 44 (75.86%) SC Cleared
1 44 (75.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (29.31%) Vagrant
1 17 (29.31%) Opscode Chef
1 17 (29.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (43.10%) Sencha
2 22 (37.93%) Appcelerator
3 17 (29.31%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.45%) Twitter
5 2 (3.45%) hybris
5 2 (3.45%) Adobe
5 2 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle
6 1 (1.72%) ATG
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