The table below looks at the statistics for JIRA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited JIRA over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 22 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 16 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 8.29% 2.86% 0.77%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.19% 9.62% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 0
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
53 52 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 27.46% 29.71% 11.49%
Number of salaries quoted 43 39 21
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

JIRA
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester region citing JIRA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT jobs citing JIRA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for JIRA.

1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
1 20 (100.00%) XML
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (75.00%) JSON
2 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
3 11 (55.00%) JUnit
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
3 11 (55.00%) Selenium
3 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
3 11 (55.00%) BDD
3 11 (55.00%) Maven
3 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
4 10 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (45.00%) CSS
5 9 (45.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
5 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (45.00%) ATG
5 9 (45.00%) CMS
5 9 (45.00%) Scrum
5 9 (45.00%) IBM
5 9 (45.00%) Adobe
5 9 (45.00%) HP
5 9 (45.00%) FTP
5 9 (45.00%) Retail
5 9 (45.00%) Data Management

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (45.00%) CMS
1 9 (45.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (30.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (55.00%) Cucumber
2 11 (55.00%) Jenkins
2 11 (55.00%) JUnit
2 11 (55.00%) Maven
2 11 (55.00%) Selenium
3 9 (45.00%) Subversion
3 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (30.00%) Ant
4 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
4 6 (30.00%) Karma Test Runner
4 6 (30.00%) Mockito
5 5 (25.00%) SoapUI
5 5 (25.00%) Toad
General
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Automation Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Tester
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (100.00%) XML
2 15 (75.00%) HTML
2 15 (75.00%) JSON
3 11 (55.00%) Web Services
4 9 (45.00%) CSS
4 9 (45.00%) WCF
5 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
5 6 (30.00%) JDBC
5 6 (30.00%) JPA
5 6 (30.00%) jQuery
5 6 (30.00%) JSP
5 6 (30.00%) REST
5 6 (30.00%) SOAP
5 6 (30.00%) Spring
5 6 (30.00%) Spring Integration
5 6 (30.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) BDD
3 9 (45.00%) Analytics
3 9 (45.00%) Data Management
3 9 (45.00%) E-Commerce
3 9 (45.00%) Error Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) Front End Development
3 9 (45.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
4 6 (30.00%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
5 5 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 5 (25.00%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 20 (100.00%) SQL
2 15 (75.00%) PL/SQL
3 10 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (45.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Adobe
1 9 (45.00%) ATG
1 9 (45.00%) Google
1 9 (45.00%) HP
1 9 (45.00%) hybris
1 9 (45.00%) IBM
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle