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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 92 97 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 29 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 1.67% 0.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 8.61% 7.83% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 13
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
337 396 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.70% 21.37% 15.00%
Number of salaries quoted 288 364 222
Average salary £38,777 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.79% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

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 5 August 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 5 August 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
Crewe - 10 £40,250 - 1
Chester -13 9 £42,500 +26.86% 2
Macclesfield +16 4 £31,250 -4.58% 1
Knutsford -4 3 £40,000 +33.33%
JIRA
North West

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 30 (68.18%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (50.00%) Oracle
4 22 (50.00%) Web Services
5 21 (47.73%) MySQL
5 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
6 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 16 (36.36%) HTML
7 15 (34.09%) J2EE
7 15 (34.09%) Tomcat
8 13 (29.55%) MVC
8 13 (29.55%) SOAP
8 13 (29.55%) Subversion
8 13 (29.55%) Spring
8 13 (29.55%) Finance
8 13 (29.55%) jQuery
8 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
9 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (27.27%) SQL
9 12 (27.27%) Mobile App
9 12 (27.27%) REST
10 11 (25.00%) SDLC
10 11 (25.00%) PHP
10 11 (25.00%) XML
10 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
11 10 (22.73%) Maven
11 10 (22.73%) CSS
11 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
12 9 (20.45%) .NET

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 15 (34.09%) Tomcat
2 9 (20.45%) Apache
3 8 (18.18%) Confluence
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere
5 4 (9.09%) Jetty
5 4 (9.09%) Liferay
5 4 (9.09%) JBoss
6 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.27%) IIS
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Wireless
2 2 (4.55%) SNMP
2 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.55%) Telnet
3 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (47.73%) MySQL
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.36%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) DB2
5 2 (4.55%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 21 (47.73%) Jenkins
2 16 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 13 (29.55%) Subversion
4 10 (22.73%) Maven
5 9 (20.45%) JUnit
6 8 (18.18%) Mercurial
7 7 (15.91%) Selenium
8 6 (13.64%) Ant
9 5 (11.36%) Eclipse
10 4 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
10 4 (9.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (6.82%) SonarQube
11 3 (6.82%) ClearCase
11 3 (6.82%) TestNG
11 3 (6.82%) TeamCity
12 2 (4.55%) Mockito
12 2 (4.55%) MyEclipse
12 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
13 1 (2.27%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (29.55%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Financial Institution
2 8 (18.18%) Retail
3 6 (13.64%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.09%) Billing
5 3 (6.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (56.82%) Developer
2 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Programmer
4 5 (11.36%) Java Software Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Software Programmer
4 5 (11.36%) Programmer
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
6 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Production Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (50.00%) Web Services
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 15 (34.09%) J2EE
4 13 (29.55%) SOAP
4 13 (29.55%) Spring
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
5 12 (27.27%) REST
6 11 (25.00%) XML
7 10 (22.73%) CSS
8 9 (20.45%) .NET
8 9 (20.45%) JSP
8 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
9 8 (18.18%) HTML5
9 8 (18.18%) Hibernate
10 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.36%) Spring MVC
11 5 (11.36%) JPA
11 5 (11.36%) RESTful
11 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
11 5 (11.36%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 8 (18.18%) User Experience
3 4 (9.09%) Device Driver
4 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.27%) iSeries
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 6 (13.64%) Android
2 6 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) MVC
2 13 (29.55%) Unit Testing
3 12 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 11 (25.00%) SDLC
5 9 (20.45%) Risk Management
6 8 (18.18%) OOP
6 8 (18.18%) OO
6 8 (18.18%) Scrum
6 8 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 8 (18.18%) Mobile Application Development
6 8 (18.18%) Modular Programming
6 8 (18.18%) Line Management
7 6 (13.64%) DevOps
7 6 (13.64%) Software Engineering
7 6 (13.64%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 30 (68.18%) Java
2 27 (61.36%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) SQL
4 11 (25.00%) PHP
5 10 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.36%) C#
7 4 (9.09%) Python
8 3 (6.82%) PHP5
8 3 (6.82%) RPG
8 3 (6.82%) Perl
9 1 (2.27%) XPath
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (15.91%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 22 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Perforce
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
5 1 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) Planview
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