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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 104 112 104
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.88% 0.78% 1.28%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.42% 4.39% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 23
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+11.25% -
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
277 319 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 16.29% 17.85% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 233 273 228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +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 6 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 6 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 +17 5 £42,500 - 1
Crewe - 4 - - 2
Warrington +15 3 - -
Macclesfield - 1 £42,500 - 1
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 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 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (45.90%) Java
3 24 (39.34%) .NET
4 23 (37.70%) MySQL
5 22 (36.07%) Oracle
5 22 (36.07%) C#
6 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
6 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
6 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
7 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
8 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
9 17 (27.87%) XML
10 16 (26.23%) Tomcat
10 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.95%) J2EE
11 14 (22.95%) SQL
11 14 (22.95%) JSP
11 14 (22.95%) Web Services
11 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
12 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (21.31%) Subversion
12 13 (21.31%) Degree
12 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
13 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
13 12 (19.67%) PHP
14 11 (18.03%) HTML
14 11 (18.03%) VB.NET
14 11 (18.03%) Selenium
14 11 (18.03%) jQuery
14 11 (18.03%) Billing

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 16 (26.23%) Tomcat
2 8 (13.11%) Confluence
3 7 (11.48%) Apache
4 5 (8.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (8.20%) IIS
5 3 (4.92%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.28%) Mule
6 2 (3.28%) JBoss
6 2 (3.28%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (1.64%) CMS
7 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (8.20%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Project
3 1 (1.64%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.11%) Cloud Computing
1 8 (13.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) Internet
2 2 (3.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 21 (34.43%) SQL Server
3 11 (18.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (16.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (11.48%) Oracle Database
5 7 (11.48%) DB2
6 2 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (34.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (22.95%) Jenkins
3 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (21.31%) Subversion
4 11 (18.03%) Selenium
5 9 (14.75%) JUnit
6 8 (13.11%) Ant
6 8 (13.11%) Eclipse
6 8 (13.11%) SoapUI
7 5 (8.20%) JMeter
8 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
8 3 (4.92%) Toad
8 3 (4.92%) Maven
9 2 (3.28%) QuickTest Pro
9 2 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
10 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
10 1 (1.64%) Concordion
10 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (32.79%) Telecoms
2 11 (18.03%) Billing
3 2 (3.28%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Developer
2 20 (32.79%) .NET Developer
3 11 (18.03%) Java Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 10 (16.39%) J2EE Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Software Developer
4 10 (16.39%) ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# Software Developer
4 10 (16.39%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (16.39%) .NET Software Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Analyst
6 5 (8.20%) Tester
7 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Production Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Tester
8 3 (4.92%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (39.34%) .NET
2 21 (34.43%) ASP.NET
3 17 (27.87%) XML
4 14 (22.95%) J2EE
4 14 (22.95%) JSP
4 14 (22.95%) Web Services
5 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
6 11 (18.03%) jQuery
6 11 (18.03%) HTML
7 10 (16.39%) SOAP
7 10 (16.39%) WCF
7 10 (16.39%) WPF
7 10 (16.39%) LINQ
7 10 (16.39%) REST
8 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.11%) Spring
9 7 (11.48%) Ajax
10 6 (9.84%) Struts
10 6 (9.84%) JDBC
10 6 (9.84%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (14.75%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) Open Source
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (55.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (21.31%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (18.03%) MVC
4 10 (16.39%) SOA
4 10 (16.39%) Product Management
4 10 (16.39%) MVVM
5 8 (13.11%) Automated Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Line Management
7 6 (9.84%) DevOps
7 6 (9.84%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.20%) Configuration Management
8 5 (8.20%) Project Management
8 5 (8.20%) Test Automation
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
9 4 (6.56%) Validation
10 3 (4.92%) Scrum
10 3 (4.92%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.92%) CRM
10 3 (4.92%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) Java
2 22 (36.07%) C#
3 19 (31.15%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.95%) SQL
5 12 (19.67%) PHP
6 11 (18.03%) VB.NET
7 10 (16.39%) PHP5
8 8 (13.11%) PL/SQL
9 7 (11.48%) RPG
10 1 (1.64%) VB
10 1 (1.64%) C++
10 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (13.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Oracle
2 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 6 (9.84%) Perforce
5 5 (8.20%) BT
6 4 (6.56%) Planview
7 2 (3.28%) TIBCO
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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