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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 93 107 108
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +1
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 24 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.38% 0.83% 1.12%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.42% 4.90% 7.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
285 286 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.45% 16.87% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 247 255 228
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 £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Chester +15 9 £37,500 -18.91%
Warrington +15 6 - - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £42,500 - 1
Wilmslow -4 1 £25,000 -16.66%
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) C#
2 27 (37.50%) Java
2 27 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 26 (36.11%) .NET
4 25 (34.72%) Oracle
4 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
4 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
5 22 (30.56%) Telecoms
5 22 (30.56%) MySQL
6 21 (29.17%) XML
6 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 21 (29.17%) Selenium
7 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
7 19 (26.39%) Web Services
8 18 (25.00%) JSP
8 18 (25.00%) J2EE
8 18 (25.00%) Degree
9 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
9 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 16 (22.22%) SQL
11 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
11 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
11 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
11 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
12 12 (16.67%) MVVM
12 12 (16.67%) REST
12 12 (16.67%) HTML
12 12 (16.67%) SOAP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 19 (26.39%) Tomcat
2 8 (11.11%) IIS
3 7 (9.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 7 (9.72%) Apache
4 6 (8.33%) Confluence
5 2 (2.78%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (2.78%) Mule
5 2 (2.78%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.78%) JBoss
6 1 (1.39%) CMS
6 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.94%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.39%) RoboHelp
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) HTTP
2 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.72%) SQL Server
2 22 (30.56%) MySQL
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (9.72%) Oracle Database
6 6 (8.33%) DB2
7 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 21 (29.17%) Selenium
3 17 (23.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (18.06%) Jenkins
5 12 (16.67%) JUnit
5 12 (16.67%) Subversion
6 11 (15.28%) Eclipse
6 11 (15.28%) Ant
7 10 (13.89%) SoapUI
8 9 (12.50%) Cucumber
9 7 (9.72%) QuickTest Pro
9 7 (9.72%) JMeter
10 5 (6.94%) FitNesse
11 4 (5.56%) Maven
12 3 (4.17%) Toad
13 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
13 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
13 1 (1.39%) Mockito
13 1 (1.39%) Concordion
13 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
General
1 22 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 11 (15.28%) Billing
3 5 (6.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (56.94%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.83%) Java Developer
4 14 (19.44%) J2EE Developer
4 14 (19.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (15.28%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Tester
5 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) .NET Software Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Analyst
7 7 (9.72%) Software Tester
8 6 (8.33%) Test Analyst
8 6 (8.33%) QA Tester
9 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
10 4 (5.56%) Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.11%) .NET
2 25 (34.72%) ASP.NET
3 21 (29.17%) XML
4 19 (26.39%) Web Services
5 18 (25.00%) J2EE
5 18 (25.00%) JSP
6 12 (16.67%) SOAP
6 12 (16.67%) HTML
6 12 (16.67%) REST
6 12 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 12 (16.67%) WCF
6 12 (16.67%) WPF
6 12 (16.67%) LINQ
6 12 (16.67%) jQuery
7 11 (15.28%) Hibernate
7 11 (15.28%) Spring
8 9 (12.50%) Ajax
8 9 (12.50%) JDBC
8 9 (12.50%) Struts
8 9 (12.50%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.39%) Open Source
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Android
3 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (18.06%) Test Automation
3 12 (16.67%) MVC
3 12 (16.67%) SOA
3 12 (16.67%) MVVM
4 11 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (15.28%) Product Management
5 10 (13.89%) Test Scripting
5 10 (13.89%) Automated Testing
6 7 (9.72%) DevOps
7 6 (8.33%) Test Planning
7 6 (8.33%) Line Management
7 6 (8.33%) Manual Testing
7 6 (8.33%) Project Management
7 6 (8.33%) Scrum
8 5 (6.94%) RAD
9 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 4 (5.56%) Regression Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Validation
9 4 (5.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (37.50%) Java
1 27 (37.50%) C#
2 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
3 16 (22.22%) SQL
4 13 (18.06%) VB.NET
5 11 (15.28%) PHP5
5 11 (15.28%) PHP
6 9 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.33%) RPG
8 2 (2.78%) VB
8 2 (2.78%) C++
9 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 25 (34.72%) Oracle
2 21 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.89%) VMware
4 6 (8.33%) Perforce
5 5 (6.94%) BT
5 5 (6.94%) Planview
6 2 (2.78%) TIBCO
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