The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 93 101 128
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +27
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 30 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.66% 0.88% 0.44%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.69% 5.70% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 24 13 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,500 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
390 263 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 21.62% 15.34% 14.32%
Number of salaries quoted 359 223 290
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JIRA
North West

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +7 15 £33,000 -22.35% 2
Macclesfield - 3 £32,750 - 1
Knutsford +1 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Warrington - 2 £30,000 -
Wilmslow - 2 £37,500 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (56.82%) CSS
4 22 (50.00%) HTML
5 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
6 19 (43.18%) .NET
7 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
7 17 (38.64%) C#
8 16 (36.36%) Java
8 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
8 16 (36.36%) MVC
8 16 (36.36%) Spring
9 14 (31.82%) WebSphere
9 14 (31.82%) IBM
9 14 (31.82%) jQuery
9 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
10 13 (29.55%) Scrum
11 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
12 11 (25.00%) Web Services
12 11 (25.00%) OO
12 11 (25.00%) RESTful
13 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
13 10 (22.73%) XML
13 10 (22.73%) Oracle
13 10 (22.73%) IIS
14 9 (20.45%) Finance
14 9 (20.45%) TDD
15 8 (18.18%) Perforce

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.73%) IIS
3 8 (18.18%) Confluence
4 6 (13.64%) CMS
4 6 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (13.64%) Commerce Server
4 6 (13.64%) WordPress
4 6 (13.64%) Drupal
4 6 (13.64%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (13.64%) concrete5
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.82%) Umbraco
7 2 (4.55%) Mule
7 2 (4.55%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 3 (6.82%) RoboHelp
3 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) HTTP
1 6 (13.64%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (38.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Informix
2 6 (13.64%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.18%) JUnit
2 8 (18.18%) Selenium
2 8 (18.18%) Cucumber
3 6 (13.64%) Introscope
3 6 (13.64%) Subversion
3 6 (13.64%) Mockito
3 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
4 5 (11.36%) Git (software)
5 4 (9.09%) Jasmine
6 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
6 3 (6.82%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (4.55%) Maven
7 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
7 2 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (4.55%) StyleCop
7 2 (4.55%) NDepend
7 2 (4.55%) PHPUnit
7 2 (4.55%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 6 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Senior Developer
5 6 (13.64%) Test Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) UI Developer
5 6 (13.64%) UI Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Web Developer
7 4 (9.09%) .NET Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (4.55%) PHP Developer
9 2 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.27%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Automation Tester
10 1 (2.27%) Agile Test Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (56.82%) CSS
2 22 (50.00%) HTML
3 19 (43.18%) .NET
4 16 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 16 (36.36%) Spring
5 14 (31.82%) jQuery
6 12 (27.27%) .NET Framework
7 11 (25.00%) Web Services
7 11 (25.00%) RESTful
8 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
8 10 (22.73%) XML
9 8 (18.18%) JSON
9 8 (18.18%) J2EE
9 8 (18.18%) JDBC
9 8 (18.18%) SOAP
9 8 (18.18%) WSDL
9 8 (18.18%) JAX-RPC
9 8 (18.18%) Spring MVC
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
10 6 (13.64%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Open Source
2 6 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 6 (13.64%) FMCG
2 6 (13.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Android
1 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
2 7 (15.91%) Windows
3 2 (4.55%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (36.36%) MVC
3 13 (29.55%) E-Commerce
3 13 (29.55%) Scrum
4 11 (25.00%) OO
5 10 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (20.45%) TDD
7 8 (18.18%) Project Management
8 7 (15.91%) Web Development
8 7 (15.91%) Kanban
8 7 (15.91%) OOD
9 6 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.64%) Mobile Application Development
9 6 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (13.64%) Android Development
9 6 (13.64%) iOS Development
10 5 (11.36%) Integration Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Manual Testing
10 5 (11.36%) SOA
11 4 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 17 (38.64%) C#
4 16 (36.36%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.09%) PL/SQL
7 2 (4.55%) XPath
7 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.27%) PHP5
8 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.55%) Degree
1 2 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) XenApp
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) IBM
2 10 (22.73%) Oracle
3 8 (18.18%) Perforce
3 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 8 (18.18%) Atlassian
4 7 (15.91%) ATG
5 6 (13.64%) Compuware
5 6 (13.64%) HP
5 6 (13.64%) Sitecore
6 2 (4.55%) VMware
6 2 (4.55%) Telerik
6 2 (4.55%) Zend
6 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
6 2 (4.55%) DevExpress
7 1 (2.27%) hybris
7 1 (2.27%) Apple
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 50,000 + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago