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 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 41 28 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 9 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.75% 5.82% 3.13%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.65% 34.78% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 7
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -21.17%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
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
51 46 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 21.25% 16.73% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 37 28
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £32,500 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £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 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 5 August 2015.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 11 (78.57%) XML
3 11 (78.57%) Tomcat
4 10 (71.43%) SOAP
4 10 (71.43%) Web Services
5 9 (64.29%) JSP
5 9 (64.29%) REST
6 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
6 8 (57.14%) SQL
7 7 (50.00%) VMware
7 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (42.86%) Line Management
8 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
8 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
8 6 (42.86%) Spring
8 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
8 6 (42.86%) JUnit
9 5 (35.71%) Struts
9 5 (35.71%) HTML
9 5 (35.71%) MVC
9 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
9 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
9 5 (35.71%) jQuery
9 5 (35.71%) JPA

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 11 (78.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 6 (42.86%) JUnit
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 4 (28.57%) Selenium
4 3 (21.43%) Ant
4 3 (21.43%) Maven
4 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
5 2 (14.29%) Mockito
5 2 (14.29%) Jasmine
6 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
6 1 (7.14%) JMeter
6 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Programmer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 11 (78.57%) XML
3 10 (71.43%) SOAP
3 10 (71.43%) Web Services
4 9 (64.29%) JSP
4 9 (64.29%) REST
5 6 (42.86%) Spring
6 5 (35.71%) Spring MVC
6 5 (35.71%) jQuery
6 5 (35.71%) Struts
6 5 (35.71%) HTML
6 5 (35.71%) JPA
6 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
7 4 (28.57%) JDBC
8 3 (21.43%) Ajax
8 3 (21.43%) JSON
9 2 (14.29%) CSS
9 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 1 (7.14%) RESTful
10 1 (7.14%) POJO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Software Engineering
1 6 (42.86%) Line Management
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
4 1 (7.14%) SDLC
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Extreme Programming
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
4 6 (42.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) XPath
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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