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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 70 98 107
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 50 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.74% 0.94% 1.03%
As % of the Development Applications category 14.97% 6.15% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 44 13 7
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,622 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
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
334 244 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.32% 15.35% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 266 223 297
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 1 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 36 (48.00%) HTML
2 32 (42.67%) Scrum
3 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) Selenium
3 30 (40.00%) UNIX
4 29 (38.67%) Test Scripting
5 27 (36.00%) SQL
6 26 (34.67%) ISEB
6 26 (34.67%) Internet
6 26 (34.67%) QA
7 25 (33.33%) TDD
8 23 (30.67%) CSS
9 21 (28.00%) Linux
9 21 (28.00%) Red Hat
9 21 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (26.67%) Automated Testing
10 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
11 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
12 16 (21.33%) ITIL
12 16 (21.33%) Atlassian
12 16 (21.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (20.00%) Java
14 14 (18.67%) XML
15 13 (17.33%) HTTP
15 13 (17.33%) Regression Testing
16 12 (16.00%) .NET
16 12 (16.00%) C#
16 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
16 12 (16.00%) Web Testing
17 11 (14.67%) BDD

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (1.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) Photoshop
1 8 (10.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (5.33%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) Internet
2 13 (17.33%) HTTP
3 5 (6.67%) DNS
3 5 (6.67%) WAN
3 5 (6.67%) OSPF
3 5 (6.67%) BGP
3 5 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.33%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 30 (40.00%) Selenium
2 16 (21.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.67%) Bugzilla
4 7 (9.33%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 6 (8.00%) NUnit
5 6 (8.00%) WebDriver
6 5 (6.67%) JMeter
7 4 (5.33%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.33%) CruiseControl
7 4 (5.33%) Subversion
7 4 (5.33%) MSBuild
8 3 (4.00%) Git (software)
8 3 (4.00%) Hudson
8 3 (4.00%) JUnit
8 3 (4.00%) TestNG
9 2 (2.67%) TeamCity
9 2 (2.67%) WATIR
9 2 (2.67%) Cucumber
10 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (12.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Marketing
3 2 (2.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (26.67%) Analyst
1 20 (26.67%) Test Analyst
2 16 (21.33%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (18.67%) Developer
4 11 (14.67%) .NET Developer
4 11 (14.67%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.67%) Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (9.33%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) QA Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Test Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Automated Test Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Tester
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Systems Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (48.00%) HTML
2 23 (30.67%) CSS
3 14 (18.67%) XML
4 12 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (16.00%) .NET
5 8 (10.67%) Ajax
6 7 (9.33%) .NET Framework
6 7 (9.33%) ADO.NET
7 5 (6.67%) WCF
7 5 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.33%) REST
8 4 (5.33%) Web Services
9 1 (1.33%) jQuery
9 1 (1.33%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.33%) NancyFx
9 1 (1.33%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.33%) FubuMVC
9 1 (1.33%) HTML5
9 1 (1.33%) Xamarin.iOS
9 1 (1.33%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 5 (6.67%) Streaming Media
2 4 (5.33%) IPTV
3 2 (2.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.33%) W3C
4 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 30 (40.00%) UNIX
2 21 (28.00%) Linux
2 21 (28.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.67%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.33%) Windows
4 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Scrum
2 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (38.67%) Test Scripting
4 25 (33.33%) TDD
5 20 (26.67%) Automated Testing
6 16 (21.33%) ITIL
7 13 (17.33%) Regression Testing
8 12 (16.00%) Web Testing
9 11 (14.67%) Compatibility Testing
9 11 (14.67%) BDD
10 10 (13.33%) Software Testing
11 9 (12.00%) User Stories
12 8 (10.67%) Test Automation
12 8 (10.67%) Web Development
12 8 (10.67%) OOP
12 8 (10.67%) OO
13 7 (9.33%) Time Management
14 6 (8.00%) Agile Testing
14 6 (8.00%) Performance Testing
15 5 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.00%) SQL
2 17 (22.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (20.00%) Java
4 12 (16.00%) C#
5 8 (10.67%) PHP
6 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
6 7 (9.33%) VBA
7 5 (6.67%) Python
7 5 (6.67%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.33%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) ISEB
2 20 (26.67%) ISTQB
3 9 (12.00%) Degree
4 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (34.67%) QA
2 7 (9.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 21 (28.00%) Red Hat
2 16 (21.33%) Atlassian
3 8 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.67%) Adobe
4 5 (6.67%) Perforce
5 2 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Epiphany
6 1 (1.33%) Cadence
6 1 (1.33%) Zend
6 1 (1.33%) Red Gate
6 1 (1.33%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.33%) HubSpot
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software Ltd
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago