The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 102 89
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 33 7 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.06% 0.48% 1.73%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.61% 3.11% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 29
Average salary £35,250 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.87% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £33,750 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
JIRA
Cambridgeshire

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

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
311 225 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.45% 15.55% 12.75%
Number of salaries quoted 237 194 199
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridge region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Cambridge

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 27 (46.55%) QA
4 26 (44.83%) Python
5 24 (41.38%) Selenium
6 23 (39.66%) Automated Testing
7 21 (36.21%) TDD
7 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
8 20 (34.48%) Test Scripting
8 20 (34.48%) Software Testing
8 20 (34.48%) Manual Testing
9 19 (32.76%) ISEB
9 19 (32.76%) ISTQB
9 19 (32.76%) Scrum
10 17 (29.31%) Degree
10 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (27.59%) Linux
11 16 (27.59%) Java
12 15 (25.86%) HTML
12 15 (25.86%) UNIX
13 14 (24.14%) XML
14 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
14 12 (20.69%) Internet
14 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
15 11 (18.97%) WebDriver
15 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
15 11 (18.97%) Perforce
15 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
15 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.72%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (20.69%) Internet
2 3 (5.17%) HTTP
3 2 (3.45%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) OSPF
3 2 (3.45%) BGP
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) NFC
4 1 (1.72%) AMQP
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.72%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Selenium
2 12 (20.69%) Git (software)
3 11 (18.97%) WebDriver
3 11 (18.97%) Jenkins
4 8 (13.79%) TestNG
4 8 (13.79%) JUnit
5 6 (10.34%) TeamCity
6 5 (8.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 4 (6.90%) Bugzilla
8 3 (5.17%) NUnit
8 3 (5.17%) WatiN
8 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.17%) Hudson
8 3 (5.17%) JMeter
8 3 (5.17%) Calabash
9 2 (3.45%) Gerrit
9 2 (3.45%) GCC
9 2 (3.45%) TestLink
9 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.62%) Marketing
2 3 (5.17%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Test Engineer
2 20 (34.48%) Software Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Analyst
4 14 (24.14%) Test Analyst
5 13 (22.41%) Software Test Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (15.52%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (10.34%) Automated Test Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Automation Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (10.34%) Project Manager
8 5 (8.62%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (6.90%) Software Programmer
9 4 (6.90%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Programmer
10 3 (5.17%) QA Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Junior
10 3 (5.17%) Senior QA Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.86%) HTML
2 14 (24.14%) XML
3 9 (15.52%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 2 (3.45%) JSON
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Jena
6 1 (1.72%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.72%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Open Source
1 6 (10.34%) User Experience
2 4 (6.90%) PKI
2 4 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 4 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.45%) Streaming Media
3 2 (3.45%) IPTV
3 2 (3.45%) Internet of Things
3 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) Ontologies
4 1 (1.72%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Replication
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Linux
2 15 (25.86%) UNIX
3 9 (15.52%) Windows
4 6 (10.34%) Android
5 4 (6.90%) AIX
5 4 (6.90%) HPUX
5 4 (6.90%) Solaris
6 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.72%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.72%) Windows CE
8 1 (1.72%) Tizen
8 1 (1.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (39.66%) Automated Testing
3 21 (36.21%) TDD
3 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
4 20 (34.48%) Manual Testing
4 20 (34.48%) Test Scripting
4 20 (34.48%) Software Testing
5 19 (32.76%) Scrum
6 17 (29.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (18.97%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (17.24%) Unit Testing
8 10 (17.24%) BDD
8 10 (17.24%) User Stories
9 9 (15.52%) Load Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Software Engineering
10 8 (13.79%) CRM
10 8 (13.79%) Regression Testing
10 8 (13.79%) Kanban
10 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
11 7 (12.07%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (51.72%) SQL
2 26 (44.83%) Python
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 11 (18.97%) JavaScript
5 9 (15.52%) C
5 9 (15.52%) Bash Shell
6 8 (13.79%) C++
7 7 (12.07%) Perl
8 6 (10.34%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.90%) C#
10 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) ISEB
1 19 (32.76%) ISTQB
2 17 (29.31%) Degree
3 4 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.45%) CCNA
4 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (46.55%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.97%) Perforce
3 5 (8.62%) Red Gate
3 5 (8.62%) HubSpot
3 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.62%) Epiphany
3 5 (8.62%) Cadence
4 4 (6.90%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 2 (3.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.72%) IBM
6 1 (1.72%) Coverity
6 1 (1.72%) Vertica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £32500 per annum + Fantastic prospects
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
European Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago