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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 80 95 126
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +31
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 45 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.32% 1.32% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 10.39% 8.57% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 38 20 3
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £35,050
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £48,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -8.23%
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
433 245 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.34% 15.40% 13.47%
Number of salaries quoted 396 227 252
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 15 £33,000 -22.35% 1
Macclesfield - 7 £30,000 - 1
Knutsford -6 4 £38,750 -13.88% 2
Wilmslow - 4 £37,500 -
Warrington - 3 £30,000 -
Crewe - 1 £60,000 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
1 39 (65.00%) SQL
2 30 (50.00%) .NET
3 28 (46.67%) CSS
4 26 (43.33%) HTML
5 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 23 (38.33%) .NET Framework
7 22 (36.67%) C#
7 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
9 20 (33.33%) Java
9 20 (33.33%) Spring
9 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (30.00%) MVC
11 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
11 16 (26.67%) IBM
11 16 (26.67%) WebSphere
11 16 (26.67%) jQuery
12 14 (23.33%) Oracle
12 14 (23.33%) Scrum
13 13 (21.67%) Web Services
13 13 (21.67%) RESTful
14 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
14 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
14 12 (20.00%) Selenium
14 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (20.00%) XML
14 12 (20.00%) JDBC
14 12 (20.00%) OO
14 12 (20.00%) JUnit

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 16 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 11 (18.33%) IIS
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 8 (13.33%) Confluence
3 8 (13.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (10.00%) concrete5
4 6 (10.00%) WordPress
4 6 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (10.00%) Commerce Server
4 6 (10.00%) CMS
4 6 (10.00%) Drupal
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.00%) Umbraco
7 2 (3.33%) Mule
7 2 (3.33%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) RoboHelp
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.33%) HTTP
2 6 (10.00%) Internet
3 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 2 (3.33%) WAN
4 1 (1.67%) DNS
4 1 (1.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) Informix
2 8 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 8 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.67%) MySQL
4 5 (8.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (20.00%) Selenium
2 12 (20.00%) JUnit
2 12 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (18.33%) Git (software)
4 10 (16.67%) Subversion
5 8 (13.33%) Introscope
5 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
5 8 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 8 (13.33%) Mockito
6 6 (10.00%) Jasmine
7 4 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 4 (6.67%) Maven
8 3 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
8 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
9 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (3.33%) StyleCop
9 2 (3.33%) NDepend
9 2 (3.33%) PHPUnit
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (11.67%) Retail
3 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.00%) Banking
5 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (66.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Analyst
4 10 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 9 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 8 (13.33%) .NET Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Senior Developer
7 6 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 6 (10.00%) UI Developer
7 6 (10.00%) UI Programmer
8 5 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
9 4 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
10 3 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (50.00%) .NET
2 28 (46.67%) CSS
3 26 (43.33%) HTML
4 23 (38.33%) .NET Framework
5 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
6 20 (33.33%) Spring
7 16 (26.67%) jQuery
8 13 (21.67%) RESTful
8 13 (21.67%) Web Services
9 12 (20.00%) XML
9 12 (20.00%) JDBC
9 12 (20.00%) AngularJS
10 10 (16.67%) SOAP
10 10 (16.67%) J2EE
10 10 (16.67%) WSDL
10 10 (16.67%) JAX-RPC
10 10 (16.67%) JSON
10 10 (16.67%) Spring MVC
11 8 (13.33%) XSL
11 8 (13.33%) PowerMock
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Open Source
2 8 (13.33%) N-Tier
3 6 (10.00%) FMCG
3 6 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Wiki
5 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Android
1 8 (13.33%) Apple iOS
2 7 (11.67%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) UNIX
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (30.00%) MVC
3 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 14 (23.33%) Scrum
5 12 (20.00%) OO
5 12 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (18.33%) Manual Testing
6 11 (18.33%) Integration Testing
6 11 (18.33%) TDD
7 9 (15.00%) Project Management
8 8 (13.33%) Regression Testing
8 8 (13.33%) OOD
8 8 (13.33%) Software Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Release Management
8 8 (13.33%) Performance Testing
8 8 (13.33%) Stress Testing
8 8 (13.33%) System Testing
8 8 (13.33%) V-Model
9 7 (11.67%) Kanban
9 7 (11.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) SQL
2 24 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (36.67%) C#
4 20 (33.33%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) PHP
6 6 (10.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.33%) PHP5
8 2 (3.33%) XPath
8 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.67%) VBScript
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (13.33%) ISEB
1 8 (13.33%) ISTQB
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PMP
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.67%) XenApp
2 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) IBM
2 14 (23.33%) Oracle
3 10 (16.67%) Perforce
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (13.33%) Compuware
5 8 (13.33%) HP
5 8 (13.33%) Atlassian
6 7 (11.67%) ATG
7 6 (10.00%) Sitecore
8 2 (3.33%) DevExpress
8 2 (3.33%) EPiServer
8 2 (3.33%) VMware
8 2 (3.33%) Telerik
8 2 (3.33%) Zend
9 1 (1.67%) Apple
9 1 (1.67%) hybris
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 9 days ago
Knutsford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 21 days ago