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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 106 94 127
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.87% 1.88% 0.19%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.04% 14.71% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 4
Average salary £45,000 £60,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +71.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £52,500 £33,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
337 272 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.22% 12.77% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 312 245 236
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £31,200 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Open Source
3 19 (50.00%) Selenium
3 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 19 (50.00%) Java
3 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 18 (47.37%) HTML
4 18 (47.37%) CSS
4 18 (47.37%) XML
4 18 (47.37%) MVC
4 18 (47.37%) CSS3
4 18 (47.37%) HTML5
5 17 (44.74%) AngularJS
5 17 (44.74%) PhoneGap
5 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
5 17 (44.74%) Ruby
5 17 (44.74%) WebSphere
5 17 (44.74%) Web Development
5 17 (44.74%) JSON
5 17 (44.74%) jQuery
5 17 (44.74%) OOP
5 17 (44.74%) Python
5 17 (44.74%) JBoss
5 17 (44.74%) SOA
5 17 (44.74%) Ant
5 17 (44.74%) JUnit
5 17 (44.74%) WebLogic
5 17 (44.74%) PHP
5 17 (44.74%) Mobile Development
6 9 (23.68%) ISEB

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (44.74%) WebLogic
1 17 (44.74%) JBoss
1 17 (44.74%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.26%) Confluence
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
3 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Office
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Selenium
2 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 17 (44.74%) Ant
2 17 (44.74%) JUnit
3 9 (23.68%) Bugzilla
4 4 (10.53%) LoadRunner
4 4 (10.53%) JMeter
5 3 (7.89%) NeoLoad
6 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.63%) Ranorex
7 1 (2.63%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.63%) Facilita Forecast
7 1 (2.63%) LoadUI
7 1 (2.63%) Subversion
7 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Games
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Java Developer
2 17 (44.74%) Software Engineer
2 17 (44.74%) Java Software Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Tester
4 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Performance Tester
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Junior
6 1 (2.63%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Quality Manager
6 1 (2.63%) QA Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Test Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Test Consultant
6 1 (2.63%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.63%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Test Specialist
6 1 (2.63%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (47.37%) HTML
1 18 (47.37%) CSS
1 18 (47.37%) XML
1 18 (47.37%) HTML5
1 18 (47.37%) CSS3
2 17 (44.74%) PhoneGap
2 17 (44.74%) AngularJS
2 17 (44.74%) JSON
2 17 (44.74%) jQuery
3 1 (2.63%) JPA
3 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.63%) XSD
3 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
3 1 (2.63%) WinForms
3 1 (2.63%) Spring
3 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.63%) Java EE
3 1 (2.63%) Struts
3 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) PMI
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (55.26%) Open Source
3 19 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 18 (47.37%) MVC
5 17 (44.74%) OOP
5 17 (44.74%) SOA
5 17 (44.74%) Mobile Development
5 17 (44.74%) Web Development
6 8 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 7 (18.42%) Software Testing
8 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) SDLC
10 3 (7.89%) Scrum
11 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
11 2 (5.26%) Game Development
11 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.26%) Migration
11 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
11 2 (5.26%) Project Management
12 1 (2.63%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (50.00%) Java
1 19 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) PHP
2 17 (44.74%) Python
2 17 (44.74%) Ruby
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VB
4 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.63%) C++
4 1 (2.63%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) HP
2 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Telerik
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Cognos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: Circa £30,000 (dependent on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago