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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 84 98 91
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 26 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.78% 0.94% 1.43%
As % of the Development Applications category 9.42% 6.25% 12.15%
Number of salaries quoted 21 13 25
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
276 224 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.85% 14.98% 11.80%
Number of salaries quoted 235 205 188
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 6 March 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cambridge

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 31 (57.41%) Python
2 27 (50.00%) SQL
3 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (44.44%) QA
4 24 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 20 (37.04%) Software Testing
5 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (35.19%) Java
7 18 (33.33%) Automated Testing
8 17 (31.48%) Degree
8 17 (31.48%) Linux
9 16 (29.63%) UNIX
9 16 (29.63%) XML
9 16 (29.63%) Selenium
10 15 (27.78%) Manual Testing
10 15 (27.78%) HTML
11 14 (25.93%) ISEB
11 14 (25.93%) Perforce
11 14 (25.93%) TDD
11 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
11 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
12 13 (24.07%) C
12 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
12 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
13 12 (22.22%) C++
13 12 (22.22%) Windows
13 12 (22.22%) Scrum
13 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
14 11 (20.37%) User Acceptance Testing
14 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.85%) GitHub
2 1 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) Intranet
3 2 (3.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.85%) NFC
4 1 (1.85%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.85%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Selenium
2 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (24.07%) Jenkins
3 9 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 7 (12.96%) TestNG
4 7 (12.96%) JUnit
5 6 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 6 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (5.56%) WatiN
6 3 (5.56%) JMeter
6 3 (5.56%) NUnit
6 3 (5.56%) CruiseControl
6 3 (5.56%) Subversion
6 3 (5.56%) Calabash
6 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (5.56%) GCC
6 3 (5.56%) SCons
7 2 (3.70%) Gerrit
7 2 (3.70%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (5.56%) Automotive
1 3 (5.56%) Marketing
2 1 (1.85%) Publishing
2 1 (1.85%) Electronics
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 22 (40.74%) Test Engineer
3 15 (27.78%) Software Test Engineer
4 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 10 (18.52%) Automation Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 9 (16.67%) Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Automation Test Analyst
7 6 (11.11%) Software Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
8 4 (7.41%) Junior
9 3 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Junior Test Engineer
10 1 (1.85%) Selenium Test Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Automated Test Analyst
10 1 (1.85%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.63%) XML
2 15 (27.78%) HTML
3 8 (14.81%) CSS
4 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) JSON
5 2 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (1.85%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.85%) Apache Jena
6 1 (1.85%) Android SDK
6 1 (1.85%) STL
6 1 (1.85%) jQuery
6 1 (1.85%) Ext JS
6 1 (1.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (1.85%) XSLT
6 1 (1.85%) XHTML
6 1 (1.85%) Middleware
6 1 (1.85%) LAMP
6 1 (1.85%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Open Source
2 6 (11.11%) User Experience
3 5 (9.26%) Mathematics
3 5 (9.26%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.85%) PMI
6 1 (1.85%) NHS
6 1 (1.85%) W3C
6 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 16 (29.63%) UNIX
3 12 (22.22%) Windows
4 6 (11.11%) Android
5 5 (9.26%) AIX
5 5 (9.26%) HPUX
5 5 (9.26%) Solaris
6 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Tizen
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Phone
7 1 (1.85%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.85%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 20 (37.04%) Software Testing
3 20 (37.04%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 15 (27.78%) Manual Testing
6 14 (25.93%) Software Engineering
6 14 (25.93%) TDD
7 12 (22.22%) Scrum
7 12 (22.22%) Unit Testing
8 11 (20.37%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (20.37%) Test Scripting
9 9 (16.67%) Load Testing
10 8 (14.81%) User Stories
11 7 (12.96%) BDD
11 7 (12.96%) Test Management
11 7 (12.96%) CRM
12 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 6 (11.11%) Kanban
13 5 (9.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (57.41%) Python
2 27 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (35.19%) Java
4 13 (24.07%) C
5 12 (22.22%) C++
6 11 (20.37%) Perl
7 10 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 10 (18.52%) Bash Shell
8 7 (12.96%) Shell Script
9 5 (9.26%) C#
10 2 (3.70%) PHP
10 2 (3.70%) Ruby
11 1 (1.85%) Erlang
11 1 (1.85%) Golang
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) Degree
2 14 (25.93%) ISEB
2 14 (25.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) VCP4
5 1 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 5 (9.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) Perforce
2 11 (20.37%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Atlassian
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 3 (5.56%) Epiphany
5 3 (5.56%) Cadence
5 3 (5.56%) Coverity
5 3 (5.56%) Red Gate
5 3 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (5.56%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Vertica
6 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.85%) Zend
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