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 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 85 100 111
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +11
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 35 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.99% 0.70% 0.85%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.84% 5.00% 5.78%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 8
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,011
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £40,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
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
323 220 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.37% 14.07% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 251 203 274
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 19 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 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 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) Scrum
2 33 (43.42%) HTML
3 29 (38.16%) SQL
3 29 (38.16%) UNIX
4 28 (36.84%) Selenium
4 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
5 27 (35.53%) TDD
6 25 (32.89%) QA
7 24 (31.58%) ISEB
7 24 (31.58%) Internet
8 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
8 21 (27.63%) CSS
8 21 (27.63%) Linux
8 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
8 21 (27.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
9 19 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 16 (21.05%) ITIL
10 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
10 16 (21.05%) Atlassian
10 16 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
12 14 (18.42%) Java
13 13 (17.11%) XML
13 13 (17.11%) Regression Testing
13 13 (17.11%) Degree
14 12 (15.79%) HTTP
14 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
15 11 (14.47%) C#

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 (6.58%) CMS
2 1 (1.32%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Photoshop
1 7 (9.21%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (5.26%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 24 (31.58%) Internet
2 12 (15.79%) HTTP
3 5 (6.58%) DNS
3 5 (6.58%) WAN
3 5 (6.58%) OSPF
3 5 (6.58%) BGP
3 5 (6.58%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.26%) MySQL
3 4 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (1.32%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 28 (36.84%) Selenium
2 16 (21.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 8 (10.53%) Bugzilla
4 7 (9.21%) Git (software)
5 6 (7.89%) WebDriver
5 6 (7.89%) NUnit
5 6 (7.89%) Visual Studio
5 6 (7.89%) TeamCity
6 5 (6.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (6.58%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (6.58%) JMeter
7 4 (5.26%) Eclipse
7 4 (5.26%) CruiseControl
7 4 (5.26%) Subversion
7 4 (5.26%) MSBuild
8 3 (3.95%) Hudson
8 3 (3.95%) TestNG
8 3 (3.95%) JUnit
9 2 (2.63%) WATIR
9 2 (2.63%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (13.16%) Marketing
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (23.68%) Analyst
1 18 (23.68%) Test Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (17.11%) Developer
4 10 (13.16%) .NET Developer
4 10 (13.16%) C# Developer
4 10 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (10.53%) Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.53%) Linux Administrator
6 7 (9.21%) Senior QA Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) QA Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Test Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Automated Test Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Agile Project Manager
8 5 (6.58%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Tester
9 4 (5.26%) Software Tester
9 4 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (43.42%) HTML
2 21 (27.63%) CSS
3 13 (17.11%) XML
4 11 (14.47%) ASP.NET
4 11 (14.47%) .NET
5 7 (9.21%) Ajax
6 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
6 6 (7.89%) ADO.NET
7 5 (6.58%) WCF
7 5 (6.58%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (5.26%) REST
8 4 (5.26%) Web Services
9 1 (1.32%) jQuery
9 1 (1.32%) Ext JS
9 1 (1.32%) NancyFx
9 1 (1.32%) Unity DI Container
9 1 (1.32%) FubuMVC
9 1 (1.32%) HTML5
9 1 (1.32%) Xamarin.iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.89%) User Experience
1 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.58%) Streaming Media
2 5 (6.58%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.26%) IPTV
4 2 (2.63%) Open Source
5 1 (1.32%) W3C
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.16%) UNIX
2 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 21 (27.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.58%) Ubuntu
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
4 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (59.21%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (43.42%) Scrum
3 28 (36.84%) Test Scripting
4 27 (35.53%) TDD
5 21 (27.63%) Manual Testing
6 19 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 16 (21.05%) ITIL
8 15 (19.74%) Mentoring
9 13 (17.11%) Regression Testing
10 11 (14.47%) Web Testing
11 10 (13.16%) Compatibility Testing
11 10 (13.16%) BDD
12 9 (11.84%) User Stories
12 9 (11.84%) Software Testing
13 7 (9.21%) Web Development
13 7 (9.21%) Project Management
13 7 (9.21%) OOP
13 7 (9.21%) OO
13 7 (9.21%) Test Automation
14 6 (7.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.16%) SQL
2 16 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (18.42%) Java
4 11 (14.47%) C#
5 7 (9.21%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.89%) VBA
7 5 (6.58%) Python
7 5 (6.58%) Bash Shell
8 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.32%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (31.58%) ISEB
2 19 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 13 (17.11%) Degree
4 5 (6.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.58%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (32.89%) QA
2 6 (7.89%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Red Hat
2 16 (21.05%) Atlassian
3 7 (9.21%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.21%) Adobe
4 6 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (6.58%) Perforce
5 5 (6.58%) Epiphany
5 5 (6.58%) Cadence
5 5 (6.58%) Red Gate
5 5 (6.58%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.32%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.32%) Zend
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: negotiable, depending on experience
Posted: 25 days ago