The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 28 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.70% 3.04% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.00% 17.39% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 0
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
Development Applications Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
50 46 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 19.01% 17.49% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 34
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
JIRA
Cheshire

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 July 2014.

JIRA Salary Histogram in Chester

JIRA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (88.24%) Spring
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
2 13 (76.47%) IBM
2 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
3 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
5 9 (52.94%) Oracle
5 9 (52.94%) XML
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
6 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
7 7 (41.18%) Selenium
7 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
7 7 (41.18%) Perforce
7 7 (41.18%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) JAX-RPC
7 7 (41.18%) SOAP
7 7 (41.18%) Web Services
7 7 (41.18%) WSDL
7 7 (41.18%) JUnit
7 7 (41.18%) JDBC
7 7 (41.18%) J2EE
8 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
8 6 (35.29%) Commerce Server

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 13 (76.47%) WebSphere
2 6 (35.29%) Commerce Server
2 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 6 (35.29%) Confluence
2 6 (35.29%) WordPress
2 6 (35.29%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (35.29%) Drupal
2 6 (35.29%) concrete5
3 5 (29.41%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (29.41%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (11.76%) Mule
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Relational Database
1 5 (29.41%) RDBMS
1 5 (29.41%) Informix
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) MongoDB
2 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Selenium
1 7 (41.18%) Cucumber
1 7 (41.18%) JUnit
2 6 (35.29%) Visual Studio
2 6 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (29.41%) Mockito
3 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
3 5 (29.41%) Introscope
4 2 (11.76%) Eclipse
4 2 (11.76%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.76%) Jasmine
4 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Retail
3 2 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Java Developer
3 6 (35.29%) UI Developer
3 6 (35.29%) UI Programmer
4 5 (29.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) Spring
1 15 (88.24%) HTML
2 13 (76.47%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 9 (52.94%) XML
5 8 (47.06%) Spring MVC
5 8 (47.06%) AngularJS
6 7 (41.18%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (41.18%) SOAP
6 7 (41.18%) Web Services
6 7 (41.18%) WSDL
6 7 (41.18%) JDBC
6 7 (41.18%) J2EE
7 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 6 (35.29%) CSS3
7 6 (35.29%) Backbone.js
7 6 (35.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (29.41%) PowerMock
8 5 (29.41%) JAX-RS
8 5 (29.41%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) FMCG
1 6 (35.29%) Mobile App
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
2 5 (29.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Android
1 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) E-Commerce
3 10 (58.82%) MVC
4 8 (47.06%) Scrum
5 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) Kanban
5 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (35.29%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (35.29%) Android Development
5 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
6 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 2 (11.76%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.76%) BDD
7 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) PL/SQL
5 2 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (11.76%) XPath
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) IBM
2 9 (52.94%) Oracle
3 7 (41.18%) Perforce
4 6 (35.29%) ATG
4 6 (35.29%) Sitecore
4 6 (35.29%) Atlassian
5 5 (29.41%) Compuware
5 5 (29.41%) HP
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Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: 35,000 50,000 + Bens
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