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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 21 29 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 12 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.38% 7.73% 0.63%
As % of the Development Applications category 42.86% 30.00% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 2
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £42,500 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
28 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 12.56% 25.75% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 24 43 42
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £35,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 26 November 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 26 (96.30%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) Spring
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) HTML
3 20 (74.07%) Oracle
4 18 (66.67%) MVC
4 18 (66.67%) jQuery
5 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
5 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (62.96%) JUnit
5 17 (62.96%) SQL
5 17 (62.96%) JDBC
6 16 (59.26%) J2EE
6 16 (59.26%) XML
7 15 (55.56%) JSP
7 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
8 14 (51.85%) Selenium
9 13 (48.15%) Web Services
10 12 (44.44%) Struts
10 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
10 12 (44.44%) Eclipse
10 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
10 12 (44.44%) JPA
11 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
11 11 (40.74%) IBM
11 11 (40.74%) WebSphere
11 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
11 11 (40.74%) CSS
12 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
12 10 (37.04%) Cucumber

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (40.74%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) Tomcat
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 6 (22.22%) Commerce Server
4 6 (22.22%) CMS
4 6 (22.22%) Drupal
4 6 (22.22%) WordPress
4 6 (22.22%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (22.22%) Confluence
4 6 (22.22%) concrete5
5 5 (18.52%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (11.11%) IIS
6 3 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Informix
1 5 (18.52%) RDBMS
1 5 (18.52%) MongoDB
1 5 (18.52%) NoSQL
1 5 (18.52%) Relational Database
2 3 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (62.96%) JUnit
2 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) Selenium
4 12 (44.44%) Eclipse
5 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
6 9 (33.33%) Jenkins
7 8 (29.63%) Ant
8 6 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (22.22%) Mockito
8 6 (22.22%) Visual Studio
9 5 (18.52%) Introscope
9 5 (18.52%) Maven
9 5 (18.52%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (18.52%) Jasmine
10 3 (11.11%) SoapUI
10 3 (11.11%) JMeter
11 1 (3.70%) Concordion
General
1 6 (22.22%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 19 (70.37%) Java Developer
3 15 (55.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 10 (37.04%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (22.22%) UI Developer
5 6 (22.22%) UI Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) QA Tester
6 1 (3.70%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior J2EE Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Software Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
1 23 (85.19%) Spring
2 18 (66.67%) jQuery
3 17 (62.96%) Spring MVC
3 17 (62.96%) JDBC
4 16 (59.26%) J2EE
4 16 (59.26%) XML
5 15 (55.56%) JSP
6 13 (48.15%) Web Services
7 12 (44.44%) Hibernate
7 12 (44.44%) Struts
7 12 (44.44%) JPA
8 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
8 11 (40.74%) CSS
9 9 (33.33%) SOAP
10 7 (25.93%) Ajax
11 6 (22.22%) JSON
11 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (22.22%) HTML5
11 6 (22.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) FMCG
1 6 (22.22%) Mobile App
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Open Source
2 5 (18.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (22.22%) Android
1 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) MVC
2 17 (62.96%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) E-Commerce
4 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (22.22%) Kanban
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (22.22%) Scrum
5 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (22.22%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (22.22%) Android Development
5 6 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) DevOps
8 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
8 1 (3.70%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) Java
2 23 (85.19%) JavaScript
3 17 (62.96%) SQL
4 12 (44.44%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Oracle
2 11 (40.74%) IBM
3 6 (22.22%) ATG
3 6 (22.22%) Atlassian
3 6 (22.22%) Sitecore
4 5 (18.52%) Perforce
4 5 (18.52%) Compuware
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) VMware
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