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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 99 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 24 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.12% 5.42% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £47,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £41,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+3.01% +5.73%
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
337 332 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.15% 19.47% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 288 293 236
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 £42,500 -
Chester 0 6 £42,500 -
Knutsford -7 3 £40,000 +25.00%
Macclesfield - 2 £27,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 27 (55.10%) Java
2 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
4 22 (44.90%) Oracle
5 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
6 18 (36.73%) MySQL
7 17 (34.69%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) .NET
9 14 (28.57%) J2EE
9 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (26.53%) XML
11 12 (24.49%) SQL
11 12 (24.49%) HTML
11 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
12 11 (22.45%) REST
12 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
12 11 (22.45%) C#
12 11 (22.45%) JSP
12 11 (22.45%) SOAP
12 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
12 11 (22.45%) Degree
13 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) Confluence
13 10 (20.41%) Line Management
14 9 (18.37%) SDLC
14 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
14 9 (18.37%) jQuery
14 9 (18.37%) Subversion
14 9 (18.37%) MVC

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (22.45%) Tomcat
2 10 (20.41%) Confluence
3 6 (12.24%) Apache
4 2 (4.08%) IIS
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.04%) CMS
5 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (16.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) SNMP
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) MySQL
2 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.20%) DB2
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (10.20%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
4 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.08%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 12 (24.49%) Git (software)
3 9 (18.37%) Subversion
4 8 (16.33%) JUnit
5 7 (14.29%) Ant
5 7 (14.29%) Mercurial
6 6 (12.24%) Selenium
6 6 (12.24%) Eclipse
7 5 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.16%) Maven
8 4 (8.16%) TeamCity
9 3 (6.12%) SoapUI
9 3 (6.12%) SonarQube
9 3 (6.12%) TestNG
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
10 2 (4.08%) JMeter
10 2 (4.08%) MyEclipse
11 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
11 1 (2.04%) Toad
General
1 9 (18.37%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 7 (14.29%) Billing
4 4 (8.16%) Financial Institution
4 4 (8.16%) Retail
5 3 (6.12%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (51.02%) Developer
2 9 (18.37%) Support Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Production Manager
5 3 (6.12%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Software Programmer
5 3 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (6.12%) J2EE Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Software Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Java Programmer
5 3 (6.12%) Programmer
5 3 (6.12%) C# Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) Web Services
2 15 (30.61%) .NET
3 14 (28.57%) J2EE
4 13 (26.53%) XML
5 12 (24.49%) HTML
6 11 (22.45%) JSP
6 11 (22.45%) SOAP
6 11 (22.45%) REST
7 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET
8 9 (18.37%) .NET Framework
8 9 (18.37%) jQuery
9 7 (14.29%) Hibernate
9 7 (14.29%) Spring
10 6 (12.24%) Ajax
10 6 (12.24%) Apache Flex
11 5 (10.20%) CSS
12 4 (8.16%) JDBC
12 4 (8.16%) Struts
12 4 (8.16%) LAMP
12 4 (8.16%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.20%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.20%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.04%) AS400
4 1 (2.04%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Android
1 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (51.02%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (22.45%) Unit Testing
4 10 (20.41%) Line Management
5 9 (18.37%) SDLC
5 9 (18.37%) MVC
6 8 (16.33%) Automated Testing
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.29%) DevOps
8 6 (12.24%) Product Management
8 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
8 6 (12.24%) Change Management
9 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
10 4 (8.16%) Validation
10 4 (8.16%) OOP
10 4 (8.16%) OO
10 4 (8.16%) SOA
10 4 (8.16%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (8.16%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 27 (55.10%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 12 (24.49%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) C#
5 7 (14.29%) PHP
5 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.20%) RPG
6 5 (10.20%) VB.NET
7 4 (8.16%) Python
8 3 (6.12%) PHP5
8 3 (6.12%) Perl
9 1 (2.04%) C++
9 1 (2.04%) VB
9 1 (2.04%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (16.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (14.29%) Perforce
4 3 (6.12%) BT
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe
5 2 (4.08%) Planview
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