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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 100 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 20 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.93% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.19% 5.14% 8.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 21
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,600 £30,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £47,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
278 311 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.14% 18.11% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 230 265 228
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 £49,700 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +13 7 £42,500 -8.10% 1
Crewe - 5 £38,000 -
Warrington +10 2 - -
Knutsford -2 2 £38,250 +12.50%
Macclesfield - 1 £27,500 - 2
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (49.09%) Java
3 21 (38.18%) Oracle
4 20 (36.36%) MySQL
4 20 (36.36%) .NET
5 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
5 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
6 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
6 18 (32.73%) C#
7 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
7 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
8 16 (29.09%) XML
8 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
9 14 (25.45%) SQL
9 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
10 13 (23.64%) Web Services
10 13 (23.64%) J2EE
10 13 (23.64%) JSP
10 13 (23.64%) Subversion
11 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
12 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 11 (20.00%) Degree
13 10 (18.18%) SOAP
13 10 (18.18%) PHP
13 10 (18.18%) Confluence
13 10 (18.18%) REST
14 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (16.36%) Cloud Computing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (25.45%) Tomcat
2 10 (18.18%) Confluence
3 6 (10.91%) Apache
4 4 (7.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (7.27%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.82%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (1.82%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.82%) Mule
6 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.82%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.36%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (16.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 2 (3.64%) Wireless
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (36.36%) MySQL
2 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
3 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
4 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (10.91%) DB2
6 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (34.55%) Jenkins
2 18 (32.73%) Git (software)
3 13 (23.64%) Subversion
4 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (12.73%) SoapUI
5 7 (12.73%) Ant
5 7 (12.73%) JUnit
5 7 (12.73%) Selenium
6 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 5 (9.09%) Maven
7 4 (7.27%) JMeter
8 3 (5.45%) TeamCity
8 3 (5.45%) Cucumber
8 3 (5.45%) Mercurial
8 3 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (5.45%) Toad
9 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (3.64%) ClearCase
9 2 (3.64%) SonarQube
10 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
2 9 (16.36%) Billing
3 5 (9.09%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Developer
2 15 (27.27%) .NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Java Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# Developer
3 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# Software Developer
3 8 (14.55%) Software Developer
3 8 (14.55%) .NET Software Developer
3 8 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (12.73%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.73%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (12.73%) J2EE Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Tester
6 4 (7.27%) Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Production Manager
7 3 (5.45%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Automation Tester
7 3 (5.45%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) .NET
2 17 (30.91%) ASP.NET
3 16 (29.09%) XML
4 13 (23.64%) Web Services
4 13 (23.64%) J2EE
4 13 (23.64%) JSP
5 11 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 10 (18.18%) SOAP
6 10 (18.18%) REST
7 8 (14.55%) jQuery
7 8 (14.55%) HTML
8 7 (12.73%) WCF
8 7 (12.73%) WPF
8 7 (12.73%) LINQ
9 5 (9.09%) Apache Flex
9 5 (9.09%) Ajax
9 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
9 5 (9.09%) Spring
10 4 (7.27%) Spring MVC
10 4 (7.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (12.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.45%) User Experience
3 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.82%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) Open Source
4 1 (1.82%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
1 2 (3.64%) Android
2 1 (1.82%) UNIX
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (50.91%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.82%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (16.36%) Line Management
4 8 (14.55%) MVC
4 8 (14.55%) Automated Testing
4 8 (14.55%) DevOps
4 8 (14.55%) Product Management
5 7 (12.73%) MVVM
5 7 (12.73%) SOA
6 6 (10.91%) Unit Testing
6 6 (10.91%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.91%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.09%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.27%) Validation
8 4 (7.27%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.45%) BDD
9 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
9 3 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) Java
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 18 (32.73%) C#
4 14 (25.45%) SQL
5 10 (18.18%) PHP
6 8 (14.55%) PHP5
6 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
7 7 (12.73%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.91%) RPG
9 2 (3.64%) Python
9 2 (3.64%) Perl
10 1 (1.82%) C
10 1 (1.82%) C++
10 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (16.36%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 12 (21.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.36%) VMware
4 7 (12.73%) Perforce
5 4 (7.27%) BT
6 3 (5.45%) Planview
7 1 (1.82%) TIBCO
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