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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 15 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 17 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.63% 4.93% -
As % of the Development Applications category 48.57% 28.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
35 39 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 17.77% 17.49% 17.94%
Number of salaries quoted 32 31 65
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 January 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 22 (88.00%) Java
2 20 (80.00%) XML
3 19 (76.00%) JSP
3 19 (76.00%) Oracle
3 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
4 17 (68.00%) J2EE
5 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (64.00%) SQL
5 16 (64.00%) JUnit
5 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
6 14 (56.00%) Web Services
7 13 (52.00%) Spring
7 13 (52.00%) Selenium
7 13 (52.00%) jQuery
7 13 (52.00%) JPA
7 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
7 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
7 13 (52.00%) MVC
7 13 (52.00%) JDBC
7 13 (52.00%) Struts
7 13 (52.00%) HTML
7 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (48.00%) Spring MVC
9 11 (44.00%) Ant
10 10 (40.00%) Ajax
10 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
11 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
11 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (28.00%) SOAP

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (64.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (12.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (76.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (64.00%) JUnit
3 13 (52.00%) Selenium
3 13 (52.00%) Eclipse
4 11 (44.00%) Ant
5 10 (40.00%) Jenkins
6 9 (36.00%) SoapUI
7 6 (24.00%) JMeter
7 6 (24.00%) Maven
7 6 (24.00%) Cucumber
8 3 (12.00%) Toad
8 3 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
9 1 (4.00%) Mockito
9 1 (4.00%) Concordion
Job Titles
1 19 (76.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) Java Developer
3 16 (64.00%) J2EE Developer
3 16 (64.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Test Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Tester
5 3 (12.00%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Software Tester
7 1 (4.00%) QA Tester
7 1 (4.00%) QA Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (80.00%) XML
2 19 (76.00%) JSP
3 17 (68.00%) J2EE
4 14 (56.00%) Web Services
5 13 (52.00%) Spring
5 13 (52.00%) jQuery
5 13 (52.00%) JPA
5 13 (52.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (52.00%) JDBC
5 13 (52.00%) Struts
5 13 (52.00%) HTML
6 12 (48.00%) Spring MVC
7 10 (40.00%) Ajax
8 7 (28.00%) SOAP
8 7 (28.00%) REST
9 3 (12.00%) Spring Integration
9 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) Java EE
11 1 (4.00%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) MVC
2 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) DevOps
3 6 (24.00%) BDD
4 4 (16.00%) Test Scripting
4 4 (16.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (88.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 13 (52.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
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