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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Atlassian JIRA
Rank 28 30 43
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Permanent jobs citing JIRA 15 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.56% 4.30% 0.50%
As % of the Development Applications category 30.61% 28.95% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 0
Average salary £33,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.76% -8.23%
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
49 38 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.15% 14.84% 22.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 30 36
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £35,350
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 17 (89.47%) Spring
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
2 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
3 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 13 (68.42%) IBM
3 13 (68.42%) WebSphere
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 12 (63.16%) MVC
5 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
5 11 (57.89%) Oracle
6 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
6 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
7 9 (47.37%) Selenium
7 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
7 9 (47.37%) JUnit
7 9 (47.37%) JDBC
7 9 (47.37%) XML
8 8 (42.11%) Scrum
9 7 (36.84%) Perforce
9 7 (36.84%) Finance
9 7 (36.84%) JAX-RPC
9 7 (36.84%) SOAP
9 7 (36.84%) Web Services
9 7 (36.84%) WSDL
9 7 (36.84%) J2EE
10 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
10 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio

JIRA
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (68.42%) WebSphere
2 6 (31.58%) Drupal
2 6 (31.58%) Commerce Server
2 6 (31.58%) CMS
2 6 (31.58%) WordPress
2 6 (31.58%) Sitecore CMS
2 6 (31.58%) Confluence
2 6 (31.58%) concrete5
3 5 (26.32%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (26.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (10.53%) Mule
5 1 (5.26%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) Informix
1 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
1 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
2 4 (21.05%) MongoDB
2 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JUnit
1 9 (47.37%) Selenium
1 9 (47.37%) Cucumber
2 6 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (31.58%) Visual Studio
3 5 (26.32%) Introscope
3 5 (26.32%) Mockito
3 5 (26.32%) Jenkins
4 4 (21.05%) Karma Test Runner
4 4 (21.05%) Jasmine
4 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
4 4 (21.05%) Maven
4 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) Java Developer
3 6 (31.58%) UI Developer
3 6 (31.58%) UI Programmer
4 5 (26.32%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Team Leader
6 1 (5.26%) Web Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (89.47%) HTML
1 17 (89.47%) Spring
2 13 (68.42%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 10 (52.63%) Spring MVC
4 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 9 (47.37%) JDBC
5 9 (47.37%) XML
6 7 (36.84%) Web Services
6 7 (36.84%) WSDL
6 7 (36.84%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (36.84%) SOAP
6 7 (36.84%) J2EE
7 6 (31.58%) HTML5
7 6 (31.58%) CSS3
7 6 (31.58%) Backbone.js
7 6 (31.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (26.32%) PowerMock
8 5 (26.32%) JAX-RS
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) FMCG
1 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
2 5 (26.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) MVC
3 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 6 (31.58%) Web Development
5 6 (31.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
5 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Kanban
6 5 (26.32%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (26.32%) TDD
7 4 (21.05%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
8 2 (10.53%) OO
9 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
9 1 (5.26%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Java
2 15 (78.95%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) SQL
4 6 (31.58%) PL/SQL
5 2 (10.53%) XPath
5 2 (10.53%) C#
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) IBM
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Perforce
4 6 (31.58%) Atlassian
4 6 (31.58%) Sitecore
4 6 (31.58%) ATG
5 5 (26.32%) Compuware
5 5 (26.32%) HP
Chester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + dental, medical, pension 8%, gym
Posted: 19 days ago