The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Atlassian JIRA
North West / Cheshire
Rank 66 76 76
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 23 28 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.30% 2.11% 2.67%
As % of the Development Applications category 12.78% 11.07% 13.52%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 42
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £44,750 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
180 253 355
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.00% 19.09% 19.74%
Number of salaries quoted 149 233 321
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 January 2017.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Cheshire

JIRA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing JIRA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield -3 7 £35,000 -17.64% 3
Warrington +13 5 £34,500 -23.33% 1
Sandbach - 4 - -
Crewe - 2 £42,500 -
Chester -5 1 £46,000 +11.51% 1
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) Subversion
2 25 (32.05%) C#
2 25 (32.05%) .NET
2 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
3 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
4 23 (29.49%) MySQL
4 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
4 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
5 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
5 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
6 19 (24.36%) Finance
7 18 (23.08%) Linux
7 18 (23.08%) C
8 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
8 16 (20.51%) Regression Testing
8 16 (20.51%) Software Testing
9 15 (19.23%) Python
9 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
9 15 (19.23%) Java
9 15 (19.23%) PHP
9 15 (19.23%) PHP 5
10 14 (17.95%) User Stories
10 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
10 14 (17.95%) MS Office
10 14 (17.95%) HTTP
10 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 13 (16.67%) Apache
11 13 (16.67%) Intranet
11 13 (16.67%) IIS

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (16.67%) Apache
1 13 (16.67%) IIS
2 4 (5.13%) Confluence
3 2 (2.56%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (19.23%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.95%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
3 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) SaaS
2 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) HTTP
2 13 (16.67%) Intranet
3 3 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.49%) MySQL
3 20 (25.64%) MongoDB
4 7 (8.97%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.28%) DB2
5 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 25 (32.05%) Git (software)
1 25 (32.05%) Subversion
2 12 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 8 (10.26%) Bitbucket
4 7 (8.97%) Grunt
4 7 (8.97%) gulp
5 3 (3.85%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (2.56%) Bugzilla
6 2 (2.56%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.28%) Gradle
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Mockito
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 16 (20.51%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 3 (3.85%) Avionics
3 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (3.85%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 25 (32.05%) Developer
2 17 (21.79%) Software Developer
3 16 (20.51%) Analyst
3 16 (20.51%) Tester
4 15 (19.23%) .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 15 (19.23%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 12 (15.38%) Test Analyst
7 10 (12.82%) Senior Test Analyst
8 9 (11.54%) Administrator
9 8 (10.26%) Lead Test Analyst
9 8 (10.26%) Senior Tester
9 8 (10.26%) Software Tester
9 8 (10.26%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (10.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) .NET
2 23 (29.49%) .NET Framework
2 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
3 9 (11.54%) HTML
4 8 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 8 (10.26%) CSS
4 8 (10.26%) CSS3
4 8 (10.26%) HTML5
5 7 (8.97%) Backbone.js
5 7 (8.97%) Ember.js
5 7 (8.97%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (8.97%) LESS
5 7 (8.97%) MEAN Stack
5 7 (8.97%) React
5 7 (8.97%) Sass
6 3 (3.85%) Node.js
7 2 (2.56%) REST
7 2 (2.56%) SOAP
7 2 (2.56%) Spring MVC
7 2 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.56%) Clustering
3 2 (2.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (23.08%) Linux
2 13 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 11 (14.10%) CentOS
3 11 (14.10%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 11 (14.10%) Windows
4 3 (3.85%) AIX
4 3 (3.85%) Android
4 3 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (3.85%) Unix
5 2 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (20.51%) Regression Testing
3 16 (20.51%) Software Testing
4 14 (17.95%) User Stories
5 12 (15.38%) SDLC
5 12 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 11 (14.10%) MVC
7 10 (12.82%) Machine Learning
8 9 (11.54%) Automated Testing
8 9 (11.54%) TDD
9 8 (10.26%) Defect Tracking
9 8 (10.26%) Information Governance
9 8 (10.26%) Scrum
9 8 (10.26%) System Testing
9 8 (10.26%) Test Strategy
10 7 (8.97%) Configuration Management
10 7 (8.97%) OO
10 7 (8.97%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (8.97%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (32.05%) C#
2 18 (23.08%) C
3 15 (19.23%) Java
3 15 (19.23%) PHP
3 15 (19.23%) PHP 5
3 15 (19.23%) Python
4 14 (17.95%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) Bash Shell
5 13 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 9 (11.54%) SQL
7 7 (8.97%) TypeScript
8 5 (6.41%) C++
9 3 (3.85%) ANSI C
10 2 (2.56%) Perl
10 2 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) ISEB
2 6 (7.69%) Degree
3 4 (5.13%) ISTQB
4 2 (2.56%) RHCE
4 2 (2.56%) RHCSA
5 1 (1.28%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.10%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) DO-178B
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (15.38%) VMware Workstation
2 9 (11.54%) Docker
3 2 (2.56%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) Ansible
1 2 (2.56%) CFEngine
1 2 (2.56%) Nagios
1 2 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Cisco
2 12 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle
3 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.56%) Veritas
4 1 (1.28%) Cognizant
4 1 (1.28%) Planview
4 1 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.28%) Sun
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