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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 83 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 25 18 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.68% 1.00% 1.14%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.28% 6.52% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 20
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +0.62%
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
302 276 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.32% 15.38% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 259 248 270
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £26,150 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,446 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.11% +3.89%

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 17 April 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 38 (64.41%) Python
2 31 (52.54%) Test Automation
3 30 (50.85%) SQL
4 29 (49.15%) QA
5 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (37.29%) Software Testing
6 22 (37.29%) Linux
7 21 (35.59%) XML
8 20 (33.90%) Java
8 20 (33.90%) UNIX
8 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
8 20 (33.90%) Perforce
9 19 (32.20%) HTML
10 18 (30.51%) Automated Testing
11 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
11 17 (28.81%) Degree
11 17 (28.81%) Selenium
11 17 (28.81%) Perl
11 17 (28.81%) ISEB
12 14 (23.73%) C++
12 14 (23.73%) C
12 14 (23.73%) ISTQB
12 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
12 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
13 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
13 13 (22.03%) Windows
14 12 (20.34%) TDD
14 12 (20.34%) Scrum
14 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
15 11 (18.64%) User Acceptance Testing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (1.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (11.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) Intranet
3 2 (3.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.69%) NFC
4 1 (1.69%) AMQP
4 1 (1.69%) DNS
4 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) MySQL
2 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.69%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) Selenium
2 14 (23.73%) Jenkins
3 10 (16.95%) Git (software)
4 8 (13.56%) WebDriver
5 6 (10.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (8.47%) TestNG
6 5 (8.47%) JUnit
7 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
7 4 (6.78%) Subversion
7 4 (6.78%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (6.78%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.78%) GCC
7 4 (6.78%) SCons
8 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.08%) Calabash
8 3 (5.08%) WatiN
8 3 (5.08%) JMeter
8 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
8 3 (5.08%) NUnit
9 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (8.47%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Publishing
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Software Engineer
2 26 (44.07%) Test Engineer
3 19 (32.20%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (23.73%) Developer
5 11 (18.64%) Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) Test Analyst
6 10 (16.95%) Software Developer
6 10 (16.95%) Programmer
6 10 (16.95%) Automation Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (15.25%) Software Programmer
8 6 (10.17%) Automation Analyst
9 5 (8.47%) Automation Test Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Junior
11 3 (5.08%) Junior Test Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Test Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Developer
12 2 (3.39%) C++ Developer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Software Engineer
12 2 (3.39%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) XML
2 19 (32.20%) HTML
3 6 (10.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.08%) JSON
4 3 (5.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (3.39%) HTML5
5 2 (3.39%) STL
5 2 (3.39%) XSLT
6 1 (1.69%) XHTML
6 1 (1.69%) Middleware
6 1 (1.69%) LAMP
6 1 (1.69%) Ajax
6 1 (1.69%) jQuery
6 1 (1.69%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.69%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.69%) Apache Jena
6 1 (1.69%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Open Source
2 5 (8.47%) Mathematics
2 5 (8.47%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.78%) PKI
4 3 (5.08%) User Experience
5 2 (3.39%) Internet of Things
5 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.69%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) PMI
6 1 (1.69%) NHS
6 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.29%) Linux
2 20 (33.90%) UNIX
3 13 (22.03%) Windows
4 6 (10.17%) Android
5 5 (8.47%) AIX
5 5 (8.47%) HPUX
5 5 (8.47%) Solaris
6 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.69%) Tizen
7 1 (1.69%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.69%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.69%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (52.54%) Test Automation
2 26 (44.07%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (37.29%) Software Testing
4 20 (33.90%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (30.51%) Automated Testing
6 17 (28.81%) Software Engineering
7 14 (23.73%) Manual Testing
8 13 (22.03%) Unit Testing
9 12 (20.34%) TDD
9 12 (20.34%) Scrum
10 11 (18.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (15.25%) Load Testing
11 9 (15.25%) Test Scripting
12 8 (13.56%) BDD
13 7 (11.86%) User Stories
13 7 (11.86%) Test Management
14 6 (10.17%) Configuration Management
15 4 (6.78%) CRM
15 4 (6.78%) UML
15 4 (6.78%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (64.41%) Python
2 30 (50.85%) SQL
3 20 (33.90%) Java
4 17 (28.81%) Perl
5 14 (23.73%) C++
5 14 (23.73%) C
6 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
7 8 (13.56%) JavaScript
8 7 (11.86%) Shell Script
9 5 (8.47%) C#
10 2 (3.39%) PHP
10 2 (3.39%) Ruby
11 1 (1.69%) Erlang
11 1 (1.69%) Golang
Qualifications
1 17 (28.81%) ISEB
1 17 (28.81%) Degree
2 14 (23.73%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.78%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (49.15%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (33.90%) Perforce
2 11 (18.64%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.17%) Atlassian
4 5 (8.47%) VMware
4 5 (8.47%) WorldPay
5 4 (6.78%) Coverity
6 1 (1.69%) Vertica
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.69%) Zend
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