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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 82 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 32 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.87% 0.54% 1.80%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.94% 3.54% 13.18%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 30
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,500 £37,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
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
322 226 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.79% 15.35% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 237 197 220
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 December 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 39 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (50.00%) SQL
3 30 (46.88%) Selenium
4 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
5 25 (39.06%) QA
6 24 (37.50%) TDD
6 24 (37.50%) Scrum
6 24 (37.50%) Manual Testing
7 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
8 21 (32.81%) UNIX
8 21 (32.81%) Python
9 20 (31.25%) HTML
9 20 (31.25%) Java
9 20 (31.25%) Software Testing
10 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
10 19 (29.69%) ISEB
10 19 (29.69%) Internet
11 18 (28.13%) Linux
12 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
13 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (25.00%) Degree
14 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
14 15 (23.44%) CSS
15 14 (21.88%) WebDriver
16 13 (20.31%) User Stories
16 13 (20.31%) XML
17 12 (18.75%) BDD
18 11 (17.19%) Regression Testing
18 11 (17.19%) Perforce
19 10 (15.63%) JUnit

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (3.13%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (29.69%) Internet
2 7 (10.94%) HTTP
3 4 (6.25%) DNS
3 4 (6.25%) WAN
3 4 (6.25%) OSPF
3 4 (6.25%) BGP
3 4 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) NFC
4 1 (1.56%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.56%) Triplestore
4 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 30 (46.88%) Selenium
2 14 (21.88%) WebDriver
3 10 (15.63%) TestNG
3 10 (15.63%) JUnit
3 10 (15.63%) Git (software)
4 8 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (7.81%) TeamCity
5 5 (7.81%) JMeter
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 4 (6.25%) TestLink
6 4 (6.25%) Bugzilla
6 4 (6.25%) NUnit
6 4 (6.25%) Subversion
6 4 (6.25%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.69%) Hudson
8 2 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.13%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.13%) Calabash
8 2 (3.13%) WatiN
General
1 5 (7.81%) Marketing
2 4 (6.25%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Automotive
4 2 (3.13%) Games
5 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Test Engineer
2 19 (29.69%) Analyst
3 18 (28.13%) Test Analyst
4 13 (20.31%) Software Engineer
5 9 (14.06%) Software Test Engineer
6 8 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
6 8 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) Automated Test Analyst
8 6 (9.38%) Automation Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Test Automation Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Project Manager
9 5 (7.81%) Developer
9 5 (7.81%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Test Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) QA Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 4 (6.25%) Senior QA Engineer
11 3 (4.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (31.25%) HTML
2 15 (23.44%) CSS
3 13 (20.31%) XML
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) .NET
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.13%) WCF
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.13%) REST
6 1 (1.56%) Apache Jena
6 1 (1.56%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Open Source
2 6 (9.38%) User Experience
3 4 (6.25%) PKI
3 4 (6.25%) Streaming Media
3 4 (6.25%) IPTV
3 4 (6.25%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.56%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 21 (32.81%) UNIX
2 18 (28.13%) Linux
3 8 (12.50%) Windows
4 7 (10.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (6.25%) AIX
5 4 (6.25%) HPUX
5 4 (6.25%) Solaris
5 4 (6.25%) Ubuntu
6 3 (4.69%) Android
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
8 1 (1.56%) Tizen
8 1 (1.56%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (1.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (60.94%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (45.31%) Test Scripting
3 24 (37.50%) Manual Testing
3 24 (37.50%) TDD
3 24 (37.50%) Scrum
4 23 (35.94%) Automated Testing
5 20 (31.25%) Software Testing
6 17 (26.56%) Test Automation
7 16 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (20.31%) User Stories
9 12 (18.75%) BDD
10 11 (17.19%) Regression Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Web Testing
11 9 (14.06%) Mentoring
12 8 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (12.50%) CRM
13 7 (10.94%) Software Engineering
13 7 (10.94%) Kanban
14 6 (9.38%) Test Management
14 6 (9.38%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (50.00%) SQL
2 21 (32.81%) Python
3 20 (31.25%) Java
4 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 6 (9.38%) C
6 6 (9.38%) C#
7 5 (7.81%) C++
7 5 (7.81%) Perl
8 4 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (29.69%) ISEB
1 19 (29.69%) ISTQB
2 16 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.06%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) Perforce
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.94%) Red Hat
2 7 (10.94%) Atlassian
3 5 (7.81%) Red Gate
3 5 (7.81%) Epiphany
3 5 (7.81%) Cadence
3 5 (7.81%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (7.81%) HubSpot
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.56%) Vertica
5 1 (1.56%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £45k
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: Negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago