The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 30 24 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 16 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 6.27% 6.90% 0.45%
As % of the Development Applications category 40.00% 34.04% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 12 16 0
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
JIRA
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
40 47 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.69% 20.26% 26.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 45
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

JIRA Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

JIRA
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing JIRA across the Chester region.

JIRA Salary Trend in Chester

JIRA
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing JIRA across the Chester region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
2 18 (90.00%) Java
2 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (75.00%) MVC
4 15 (75.00%) jQuery
5 14 (70.00%) SQL
6 13 (65.00%) CSS
6 13 (65.00%) Spring MVC
7 12 (60.00%) JDBC
7 12 (60.00%) Oracle
7 12 (60.00%) JUnit
8 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
8 11 (55.00%) IBM
8 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
9 10 (50.00%) XML
9 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (45.00%) Selenium
10 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
11 8 (40.00%) Web Services
11 8 (40.00%) J2EE
11 8 (40.00%) Scrum
12 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
12 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
12 7 (35.00%) JSP
12 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
12 7 (35.00%) Struts
12 7 (35.00%) JPA
12 7 (35.00%) Git (software)

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 11 (55.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (30.00%) Drupal
2 6 (30.00%) WordPress
2 6 (30.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (30.00%) Confluence
2 6 (30.00%) concrete5
2 6 (30.00%) Commerce Server
2 6 (30.00%) CMS
3 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) HTTP
1 5 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Informix
1 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (60.00%) JUnit
2 9 (45.00%) Selenium
2 9 (45.00%) Cucumber
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (30.00%) Visual Studio
4 6 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (25.00%) Mockito
5 5 (25.00%) Introscope
5 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 4 (20.00%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (20.00%) Jasmine
6 4 (20.00%) Maven
7 3 (15.00%) Ant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 12 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (40.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (30.00%) UI Developer
4 6 (30.00%) UI Programmer
5 3 (15.00%) J2EE Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) Spring
3 15 (75.00%) jQuery
4 13 (65.00%) Spring MVC
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 12 (60.00%) JDBC
6 10 (50.00%) XML
6 10 (50.00%) AngularJS
7 8 (40.00%) Web Services
7 8 (40.00%) J2EE
8 7 (35.00%) JSP
8 7 (35.00%) Struts
8 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
8 7 (35.00%) JPA
9 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (30.00%) HTML5
9 6 (30.00%) CSS3
9 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
10 5 (25.00%) JSON
10 5 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) FMCG
1 6 (30.00%) Mobile App
1 6 (30.00%) User Experience
2 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 5 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Android
1 6 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) E-Commerce
4 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Web Development
5 6 (30.00%) Kanban
5 6 (30.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (30.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (30.00%) Android Development
5 6 (30.00%) iOS Development
6 5 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (20.00%) BDD
8 2 (10.00%) OO
9 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (70.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.00%) C#
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Oracle
2 11 (55.00%) IBM
3 6 (30.00%) ATG
3 6 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 6 (30.00%) Sitecore
4 5 (25.00%) Perforce
4 5 (25.00%) Compuware
4 5 (25.00%) HP
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