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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 76 99 108
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 32 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.26% 1.30% 1.00%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.17% 7.10% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 13
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £32,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
263 338 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.61% 18.37% 17.04%
Number of salaries quoted 212 285 282
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,569 £30,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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 29 May 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 30 (50.85%) Python
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (47.46%) QA
3 24 (40.68%) Test Automation
4 23 (38.98%) XML
4 23 (38.98%) HTML
5 21 (35.59%) SQL
6 19 (32.20%) Degree
6 19 (32.20%) Perforce
7 18 (30.51%) Java
7 18 (30.51%) Linux
8 16 (27.12%) UNIX
8 16 (27.12%) SDLC
9 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
9 15 (25.42%) Perl
9 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
10 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
10 12 (20.34%) C++
10 12 (20.34%) ISEB
10 12 (20.34%) Atlassian
10 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
11 11 (18.64%) C
11 11 (18.64%) Selenium
12 10 (16.95%) Windows
12 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
12 10 (16.95%) TeamCity
13 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
13 9 (15.25%) TDD
13 9 (15.25%) Scrum

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (3.39%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.69%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) FrameMaker
1 6 (10.17%) RoboHelp
2 5 (8.47%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.78%) Intranet
2 3 (5.08%) Internet
3 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.69%) NFC
4 1 (1.69%) SNMP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (25.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (18.64%) Selenium
3 10 (16.95%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.95%) TeamCity
4 5 (8.47%) Subversion
5 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
5 4 (6.78%) JMeter
5 4 (6.78%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (6.78%) SCons
5 4 (6.78%) GCC
5 4 (6.78%) WebDriver
5 4 (6.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.08%) Eclipse
6 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
7 2 (3.39%) Maven
7 2 (3.39%) NUnit
7 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
7 2 (3.39%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.39%) Gerrit
7 2 (3.39%) WatiN
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Automotive
3 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineer
2 17 (28.81%) Developer
2 17 (28.81%) Test Engineer
3 14 (23.73%) Software Test Engineer
4 11 (18.64%) Software Developer
5 9 (15.25%) Analyst
5 9 (15.25%) Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) Software Programmer
6 8 (13.56%) Test Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) Author
7 6 (10.17%) Technical Author
7 6 (10.17%) Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Test Automation Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Product Owner
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Automation Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Test Engineer
10 3 (5.08%) Junior
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (38.98%) XML
1 23 (38.98%) HTML
2 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 3 (5.08%) Web Services
3 3 (5.08%) JSON
4 2 (3.39%) JSF
4 2 (3.39%) Servlets
4 2 (3.39%) STL
4 2 (3.39%) XSLT
4 2 (3.39%) HTML5
4 2 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (1.69%) Ext JS
5 1 (1.69%) jQuery
5 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.69%) XHTML
5 1 (1.69%) JSP
5 1 (1.69%) LAMP
5 1 (1.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.69%) Spring
5 1 (1.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.56%) User Experience
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.08%) PKI
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.69%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
5 1 (1.69%) NHS
5 1 (1.69%) W3C
5 1 (1.69%) Replication
5 1 (1.69%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (30.51%) Linux
2 16 (27.12%) UNIX
3 10 (16.95%) Windows
4 4 (6.78%) AIX
4 4 (6.78%) HPUX
4 4 (6.78%) Solaris
4 4 (6.78%) Android
5 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) Test Automation
3 16 (27.12%) SDLC
4 15 (25.42%) Software Engineering
5 12 (20.34%) Software Testing
5 12 (20.34%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.25%) Unit Testing
6 9 (15.25%) TDD
6 9 (15.25%) Scrum
7 8 (13.56%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.86%) User Stories
8 7 (11.86%) Information Architecture
9 6 (10.17%) Content Management
9 6 (10.17%) CRM
9 6 (10.17%) Manual Testing
10 5 (8.47%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
10 5 (8.47%) BDD
11 4 (6.78%) Document Management
11 4 (6.78%) UML
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.85%) Python
2 21 (35.59%) SQL
3 18 (30.51%) Java
4 15 (25.42%) Perl
5 12 (20.34%) C++
6 11 (18.64%) Bash Shell
6 11 (18.64%) C
7 7 (11.86%) JavaScript
8 6 (10.17%) Shell Script
9 4 (6.78%) C#
10 3 (5.08%) PHP
11 1 (1.69%) Erlang
11 1 (1.69%) Go
11 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (32.20%) Degree
2 12 (20.34%) ISEB
3 8 (13.56%) ISTQB
4 5 (8.47%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) APMP
6 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (47.46%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Perforce
2 12 (20.34%) Atlassian
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.47%) WorldPay
5 4 (6.78%) VMware
5 4 (6.78%) Coverity
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Zend
6 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edissero Ltd
Salary: £Competitive + good benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Bubble
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Data Idols
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago