The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 83 88 119
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +31
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 46 29 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.36% 1.83% 0.72%
As % of the Development Applications category 11.11% 10.78% 4.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 5
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
JIRA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
414 269 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.22% 16.95% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 376 245 266
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

JIRA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cheshire region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Cheshire

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -6 16 £42,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 10 £30,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 4 £38,750 -
Knutsford -6 3 £47,500 +35.71%
Warrington - 3 £30,000 -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (64.52%) SQL
3 30 (48.39%) HTML
3 30 (48.39%) .NET
4 29 (46.77%) CSS
5 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
6 24 (38.71%) .NET Framework
7 22 (35.48%) C#
7 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
7 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
8 21 (33.87%) Java
8 21 (33.87%) Spring
9 20 (32.26%) MVC
9 20 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
10 19 (30.65%) jQuery
11 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
12 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
13 15 (24.19%) JUnit
13 15 (24.19%) Oracle
13 15 (24.19%) JDBC
13 15 (24.19%) Web Services
14 14 (22.58%) IBM
14 14 (22.58%) Scrum
14 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
15 13 (20.97%) Spring MVC
15 13 (20.97%) Selenium
15 13 (20.97%) RESTful
15 13 (20.97%) Cucumber
15 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
15 13 (20.97%) XML

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 14 (22.58%) WebSphere
2 11 (17.74%) IIS
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (12.90%) Confluence
3 8 (12.90%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (9.68%) concrete5
4 6 (9.68%) WordPress
4 6 (9.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (9.68%) Commerce Server
4 6 (9.68%) CMS
4 6 (9.68%) Drupal
5 3 (4.84%) Umbraco
5 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.23%) NServiceBus
7 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (14.52%) MS Office
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) RoboHelp
3 1 (1.61%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.90%) HTTP
2 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) LAN
3 2 (3.23%) WAN
4 1 (1.61%) DNS
4 1 (1.61%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (35.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) MySQL
3 8 (12.90%) Informix
3 8 (12.90%) RDBMS
3 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (25.81%) Git (software)
3 15 (24.19%) JUnit
4 13 (20.97%) Selenium
4 13 (20.97%) Cucumber
5 11 (17.74%) Subversion
6 8 (12.90%) Introscope
6 8 (12.90%) Visual Studio
6 8 (12.90%) Jenkins
6 8 (12.90%) Mockito
7 7 (11.29%) Jasmine
7 7 (11.29%) Eclipse
8 4 (6.45%) Maven
8 4 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (4.84%) Ant
9 3 (4.84%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
9 3 (4.84%) PHPUnit
10 2 (3.23%) StyleCop
10 2 (3.23%) NDepend
General
1 11 (17.74%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Retail
3 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
3 12 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 10 (16.13%) Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Test Analyst
5 9 (14.52%) Software Developer
5 9 (14.52%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (12.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (9.68%) UI Developer
8 6 (9.68%) UI Programmer
8 6 (9.68%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (6.45%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (48.39%) HTML
1 30 (48.39%) .NET
2 29 (46.77%) CSS
3 24 (38.71%) .NET Framework
4 22 (35.48%) ASP.NET
5 21 (33.87%) Spring
6 19 (30.65%) jQuery
7 15 (24.19%) JDBC
7 15 (24.19%) Web Services
8 13 (20.97%) XML
8 13 (20.97%) RESTful
8 13 (20.97%) Spring MVC
8 13 (20.97%) AngularJS
9 11 (17.74%) J2EE
10 10 (16.13%) JSON
11 8 (12.90%) SOAP
11 8 (12.90%) XSL
11 8 (12.90%) WSDL
11 8 (12.90%) JAX-RPC
11 8 (12.90%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Open Source
2 8 (12.90%) N-Tier
3 7 (11.29%) User Experience
4 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.68%) FMCG
5 2 (3.23%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.61%) Wiki
6 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.90%) Android
1 8 (12.90%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.29%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) UNIX
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (70.97%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.26%) MVC
3 17 (27.42%) E-Commerce
4 14 (22.58%) Scrum
5 13 (20.97%) OO
6 11 (17.74%) TDD
6 11 (17.74%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (17.74%) Manual Testing
7 9 (14.52%) Integration Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Release Management
8 8 (12.90%) Performance Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Stress Testing
8 8 (12.90%) Software Testing
8 8 (12.90%) OOD
8 8 (12.90%) Project Management
8 8 (12.90%) Regression Testing
8 8 (12.90%) System Testing
8 8 (12.90%) V-Model
9 7 (11.29%) BDD
9 7 (11.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) SQL
2 28 (45.16%) JavaScript
3 22 (35.48%) C#
4 21 (33.87%) Java
5 11 (17.74%) PHP
6 7 (11.29%) PL/SQL
7 6 (9.68%) PHP5
8 3 (4.84%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) VBScript
10 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) ISEB
2 8 (12.90%) ISTQB
3 4 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) PMP
4 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.61%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.61%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (24.19%) Oracle
2 14 (22.58%) IBM
3 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (12.90%) Compuware
4 8 (12.90%) HP
4 8 (12.90%) Perforce
4 8 (12.90%) Atlassian
5 7 (11.29%) ATG
6 6 (9.68%) Sitecore
7 3 (4.84%) Zend
8 2 (3.23%) DevExpress
8 2 (3.23%) EPiServer
8 2 (3.23%) Telerik
9 1 (1.61%) VMware
9 1 (1.61%) Apple
9 1 (1.61%) hybris
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 60,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago