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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 82 91
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.68% 2.35% 1.32%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.17% 10.42% 8.68%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 20
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,250 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
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
355 432 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.58% 22.61% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 312 395 223
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
Crewe +8 11 £35,000 -41.66% 1
Chester -14 8 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Macclesfield +17 5 £35,000 +16.66%
Warrington +4 1 - - 1
Knutsford -5 1 £47,500 +22.58%
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (61.70%) Java
1 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (46.81%) MySQL
3 22 (46.81%) Oracle
3 22 (46.81%) Web Services
4 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
5 17 (36.17%) HTML
6 16 (34.04%) SQL
6 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
7 14 (29.79%) Subversion
7 14 (29.79%) Finance
8 13 (27.66%) MVC
8 13 (27.66%) Spring
8 13 (27.66%) jQuery
8 13 (27.66%) J2EE
8 13 (27.66%) Tomcat
9 12 (25.53%) PHP
9 12 (25.53%) PL/SQL
9 12 (25.53%) Scrum
9 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
10 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
10 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (23.40%) Automated Testing
10 11 (23.40%) .NET
10 11 (23.40%) SOAP
11 10 (21.28%) CSS
11 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
11 10 (21.28%) Maven
11 10 (21.28%) Retail

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (27.66%) Tomcat
2 8 (17.02%) Apache
3 6 (12.77%) Confluence
3 6 (12.77%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.51%) Jetty
4 4 (8.51%) Liferay
4 4 (8.51%) JBoss
5 1 (2.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.02%) Wireless
2 2 (4.26%) Telnet
2 2 (4.26%) SNMP
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) MySQL
2 8 (17.02%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
4 5 (10.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.26%) JasperReports
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 21 (44.68%) Jenkins
2 16 (34.04%) Git (software)
3 14 (29.79%) Subversion
4 10 (21.28%) Maven
4 10 (21.28%) Mercurial
5 9 (19.15%) JUnit
6 6 (12.77%) Oracle Forms
6 6 (12.77%) Selenium
6 6 (12.77%) Ant
7 5 (10.64%) Eclipse
8 4 (8.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 4 (8.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 3 (6.38%) ClearCase
9 3 (6.38%) TestNG
9 3 (6.38%) TeamCity
9 3 (6.38%) SonarQube
10 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
10 2 (4.26%) Mockito
10 2 (4.26%) MyEclipse
11 1 (2.13%) Bugzilla
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Retail
3 8 (17.02%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
5 4 (8.51%) Banking
6 2 (4.26%) Billing
6 2 (4.26%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (57.45%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Support Engineer
2 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Software Engineer
4 6 (12.77%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Software Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Java Programmer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.51%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Tester
7 2 (4.26%) Project Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (46.81%) Web Services
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) J2EE
3 13 (27.66%) Spring
3 13 (27.66%) jQuery
4 11 (23.40%) .NET
4 11 (23.40%) SOAP
5 10 (21.28%) CSS
5 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
5 10 (21.28%) REST
6 9 (19.15%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) HTML5
7 8 (17.02%) Hibernate
8 7 (14.89%) JSP
9 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
9 6 (12.77%) AngularJS
10 5 (10.64%) Spring MVC
10 5 (10.64%) JPA
10 5 (10.64%) RESTful
10 5 (10.64%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Mobile App
2 8 (17.02%) User Experience
3 4 (8.51%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.38%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) AS400
6 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.02%) Linux
1 8 (17.02%) Android
1 8 (17.02%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (59.57%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.66%) MVC
3 12 (25.53%) Scrum
4 11 (23.40%) Automated Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Unit Testing
4 11 (23.40%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (21.28%) SDLC
6 9 (19.15%) Risk Management
7 8 (17.02%) OOP
7 8 (17.02%) OO
7 8 (17.02%) Customer Engagement
7 8 (17.02%) Web Application Development
7 8 (17.02%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (17.02%) Modular Programming
8 6 (12.77%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 5 (10.64%) DevOps
9 5 (10.64%) Line Management
10 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) Java
1 29 (61.70%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.04%) SQL
3 12 (25.53%) PHP
3 12 (25.53%) PL/SQL
4 7 (14.89%) C#
5 4 (8.51%) PHP5
5 4 (8.51%) Python
6 3 (6.38%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) RPG
7 1 (2.13%) XPath
7 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (10.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (46.81%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) VMware
3 3 (6.38%) Perforce
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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