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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 121 -
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 54 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.33% 0.28% -
As % of the Development Applications category 17.94% 2.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 51 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
301 243 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.97% 11.31% 11.16%
Number of salaries quoted 268 229 163
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £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 19 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (82.46%) Java
3 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
3 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
4 43 (75.44%) Windows
5 41 (71.93%) Scrum
6 27 (47.37%) SOA
6 27 (47.37%) XML
6 27 (47.37%) Mentoring
7 26 (45.61%) Windows 8
7 26 (45.61%) Ant
7 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
7 26 (45.61%) MVC
8 25 (43.86%) HTML
8 25 (43.86%) CSS
8 25 (43.86%) OOP
8 25 (43.86%) Ajax
8 25 (43.86%) Android
8 25 (43.86%) Git (software)
8 25 (43.86%) JSON
8 25 (43.86%) jQuery
8 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
8 25 (43.86%) PhoneGap
8 25 (43.86%) HTML5
8 25 (43.86%) Sencha
8 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
8 25 (43.86%) User Experience
9 24 (42.11%) Retail
9 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
10 23 (40.35%) Mobile App

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (5.26%) Confluence
2 2 (3.51%) FileNet
2 2 (3.51%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) LDAP
1 17 (29.82%) HTTP
1 17 (29.82%) TCP/IP
1 17 (29.82%) SSL
1 17 (29.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (3.51%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (45.61%) Ant
2 25 (43.86%) Git (software)
3 22 (38.60%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 19 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 7 (12.28%) Selenium
6 4 (7.02%) Subversion
6 4 (7.02%) QuickTest Pro
7 3 (5.26%) JUnit
7 3 (5.26%) Maven
8 2 (3.51%) jMock
8 2 (3.51%) JMeter
8 2 (3.51%) LoadUI
8 2 (3.51%) WebDriver
8 2 (3.51%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.51%) Hudson
8 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
8 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.75%) TortoiseSVN
9 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 24 (42.11%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Finance
4 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (63.16%) Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 23 (40.35%) Mobile Developer
3 22 (38.60%) Applications Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Applications Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 10 (17.54%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (8.77%) Tester
7 5 (8.77%) Software Tester
8 4 (7.02%) QA Tester
8 4 (7.02%) Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Test Manager
9 3 (5.26%) Test Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
9 3 (5.26%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) QA Manager
10 2 (3.51%) QA Engineer
10 2 (3.51%) QA Test Analyst
10 2 (3.51%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) XML
2 25 (43.86%) HTML
2 25 (43.86%) CSS
2 25 (43.86%) Ajax
2 25 (43.86%) JSON
2 25 (43.86%) jQuery
2 25 (43.86%) HTML5
2 25 (43.86%) PhoneGap
2 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
3 22 (38.60%) Silverlight
4 4 (7.02%) SOAP
5 3 (5.26%) Web Services
5 3 (5.26%) Spring
6 2 (3.51%) JSF
6 2 (3.51%) REST
6 2 (3.51%) J2EE
6 2 (3.51%) XSLT
6 2 (3.51%) JMS
6 2 (3.51%) Middleware
6 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 25 (43.86%) User Experience
2 23 (40.35%) Mobile App
3 22 (38.60%) N-Tier
3 22 (38.60%) Blackberry
4 19 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.75%) Pocket PC
6 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (75.44%) Windows
2 26 (45.61%) Windows 8
3 25 (43.86%) Android
3 25 (43.86%) Apple iOS
4 19 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.75%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (1.75%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (85.96%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (71.93%) Scrum
3 27 (47.37%) SOA
3 27 (47.37%) Mentoring
4 26 (45.61%) MVC
5 25 (43.86%) OOP
6 24 (42.11%) E-Commerce
7 22 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (38.60%) Android Development
7 22 (38.60%) iOS Development
8 19 (33.33%) DevOps
9 17 (29.82%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.53%) Test Scripting
11 4 (7.02%) TDD
12 3 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (5.26%) Quality Management
12 3 (5.26%) Regression Testing
12 3 (5.26%) Test Management
12 3 (5.26%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.26%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (82.46%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (38.60%) ActionScript
3 22 (38.60%) Objective-C
3 22 (38.60%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (3.51%) Clojure
4 2 (3.51%) Groovy
4 2 (3.51%) Scala
5 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.75%) SQL
5 1 (1.75%) C#
5 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (77.19%) SC Cleared
1 44 (77.19%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ISEB
2 1 (1.75%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 17 (29.82%) Puppet
1 17 (29.82%) Vagrant
1 17 (29.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Sencha
2 22 (38.60%) Appcelerator
3 17 (29.82%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.51%) Adobe
5 2 (3.51%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) hybris
5 2 (3.51%) Twitter
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) ATG
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £350 - 425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 10 days ago